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Tagged: Brandin Cooks (45 Results)

Fantasy News: Drafts vs. Auctions

I like auctions more than drafts. You have more control over your roster, and I like giving everyone a fair shot at the elite players. Especially with guys like Jonathan Taylor and Cooper Kupp, I would rather have them assigned to the teams willing to pay the most, rather than those who happening to hold the early draft slots.  more »



Texans agree to contract extension with WR Cooks

The Houston Texans agreed to a two-year contract extension with wide receiver BRANDIN COOKS that will keep him in town for the upcoming season and beyond. The agreement comes just daysMore after talk emerged that Cooks could be traded. Instead, the 28-year-old Cooks remains with the Texans heading into the 2022 season. Less

Source: NBC Sports

Factoid: Target hogs

There are four wide receivers who caught twice as many passes last year as anyone else on their own team. Cooper Kupp and Davante Adams, most notably, but also Michael Pittman and Brandin Cooks.   more »



Surprise duo leads Texans vs. Chargers

Fantasy owners willing to roll the dice with Houston Texans quarterback DAVIS MILLS and running back REX BURKHEAD were handsomely rewarded in Sunday’s game against the Los Angeles Chargers. Mills threwMore for 2 touchdowns despite his favorite wide receiver, BRANDIN COOKS, missing the game on the Covid-19 Reserve list. Meanwhile, Burkhead finished with a career-high 149 rushing yards while also tying his career high with 2 rushing touchdowns. Less

Source: Team Website


Texans QB Mills outplays Jaguars QB Lawrence in battle of rookie signal callers

Jacksonville quarterback TREVOR LAWRENCE was the top pick in the 2021 NFL draft, with Houston quarterback DAVIS MILLS being selected two rounds and 66 picks later. None of that mattered onMore Sunday, as Mills outplayed Lawrence in both fantasy football and the real version. Mills threw 2 touchdown passes to wide receiver BRANDIN COOKS while Lawrence didn’t throw touchdowns to anyone. Less

Source: Team Blog

Podcast: September 23 episode of the Fantasy Index Podcast available now

Ian Allan and Justin Eleff review Week 2 of the NFL regular season and look ahead to tonight's Panthers-Texans matchup. Sponsored by RealTime Fantasy Sports (  more »


Factoid: Houston Texans

The Texans look like they’re going to be pretty god-awful – the worst team in the league. And that makes it look pretty likely that there shouldn’t be much of value on that roster to pick from.  more »


Mailbag: October 9, 2020

Ian Allan answers your fantasy football questions. In this edition. Is now the perfect time to trade DeVante Parker? David Johnson's underused pass-catching skills. Is Matt Ryan cooked? Brandin Cooks worries, and more. more »



Texans WR Cooks questionable for season opener

Houston Texans wide receiver BRANDIN COOKS is officially listed as questionable for tonight’s kickoff game against Kansas City due to a quadriceps injury. Cooks was a limited participant in practice onMore Monday and did not participate on Tuesday before returning in a limited capacity on Wednesday. With DEANDRE HOPKINS no longer in town, Cooks is expected to have a significant role for the Texans this season. Less



Texans offense to spread the wealth in 2020

With the Houston Texans having traded star wide receiver DEANDRE HOPKINS to the Arizona Cardinals during the offseason, the team’s offense is expected to look different in 2020. New wideout BRANDINMore COOKS said recently that the Texans will be able to spread the wealth among a talented group of wideouts this season, as opposed to relying on one receiver (as the team has done for years with Hopkins). Less



McVay sees WR Reynolds as capable starter

The Los Angeles Rams traded wide receiver BRANDIN COOKS earlier this month, but head coach Sean McVay does not seem concerned about his receiving corps. McVay said on Tuesday that fellowMore wide receiver JOSH REYNOLDS is a capable starting receiver, adding that the trade was “a big vote of confidence” for him. With Cooks gone, tight end GERALD EVERETT could also see more offensive opportunities heading into the 2020 season. Less

Source: NBC Sports


Stills, Coutee on roster bubble?

The Houston Texans have undergone several big changes at the wide receiver position this offseason. Gone is star wideout DEANDRE HOPKINS, while RANDALL COBB and BRANDIN COOKS are new additions thatMore will join holdover WILL FULLER. With all the maneuvering, incumbent wideouts KENNY STILLS and KEKE COUTEE could be traded or released between now and the beginning of the season. Less

Source: CBS Sports

Around the NFL: Brandin Cooks

I'm not going to use this space to pick on Bill O'Brien. I could, but since everyone else is already doing it, why pile on. Yes, he's like the guy in your dynasty league who immediately trades away all his picks each year. At least this time he's trading for a guy who two other teams already traded for, so it's not as bad as, say, the Duke Johnson trade. Or not getting a first-round pick for DeAndre Hopkins. Or...  more »


Fantasy News: Brandin Cooks

What are fair expectations for Brandin Cooks in 2020? He hasn’t lit it up with the Rams, and he really tailed off after suffering a concussion last year in London.  more »



Cooks to play Sunday

Los Angeles Rams head coach Sean McVay said that wide receiver BRANDIN COOKS will play against the Baltimore Ravens on Monday night. Cooks has worked his way out of the concussionMore protocol and was a full participant in Thursday’s practice. Cooks has not played in a game in nearly a month. Less

Source: Team Website

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