Fantasy Football Index cover

Subscribe to Fantasy Football Index!

Get Fantasy Football Index delivered pronto!

Fantasy Baseball 2024: Draft kits available to order now!

Tagged: Cooper Kupp (89 Results)

Ask the Experts: How do you handle players coming off injury?

ASK THE EXPERTS appears weekly from training camp through the Super Bowl with answers to a new question being posted Thursday morning. How the guest experts responded when we asked them: What is your strategy for handling players returning from injury?  more »

Mailbag: September 28, 2023

Ian Allan answers your fantasy football questions. In this edition: How will Cooper Kupp's return affect Puka Nacua. Untangling Miami's jumbled backfield. Kareem Hunt's role with the Browns. And more. more »



Rams WR Kupp to miss season opener, headed to IR?

Los Angeles Rams head coach Sean McVay said on Wednesday that star wide receiver COOPER KUPP will not play in Sunday’s season opener against the Seattle Seahawks. Kupp has been nursingMore a hamstring injury that has had his status in limbo. His status remains unclear, and it is possible that the Rams could place him on injured reserve. Such a move would mean that Kupp would miss at least the first four games of the season. With Kupp sidelined, the Rams receiving corps could include VAN JEFFERSON, TUTU ATWELL, and rookie PUKA NACUA or BEN SKOWRONEK as starters. Less

Source: Los Angeles Times


Rams WR Kupp seeing specialist for “clarity” on bad hammy

Los Angeles Rams wide receiver COOPER KUPP went to see a specialist for “clarity” on his hamstring injury and a recent setback in his recovery from the issue. Rams head coachMore Sean McVay said that Kupp made the trip to see a specialist because the nature of the injury “doesn’t fall in alignment” with the expected recovery from a soft tissue injury. McVay added that the team still considers Kupp day-to-day with the season opener against the Seattle Seahawks quickly approaching. McVay also said that he expects to have a more detailed update on Kupp’s condition on Wednesday. Less

Source: NBC Sports

Around the NFL: L.A. Rams

Cooper Kupp suffered a hamstring injury earlier in the preseason, and yesterday came the news that he's apparently picked up an additional issue in his recovery. He's being called day t0 day with a muscle strain. The start of the season is a little over a week away, so his availability for the opener can't be taken for granted.   more »



Rams WR Kupp day-to-day after setback

Los Angeles Rams wide receiver COOPER KUPP reportedly suffered a setback to his hamstring injury on Thursday, leaving his status for the season opener in question. Head coach Sean McVay saidMore that Kupp is day-to-day, adding that “he got a little muscle strain”. Kupp is coming off a 2022 campaign in which he sustained a season ending ankle injury that led to him undergoing surgery in the offseason. Prior to the injury, Kupp once again looked like one of the premier wide receivers in the league. Fantasy owners will need to monitor Kupp’s status in the days ahead. Less

Source: Team Blog

Mailbag: August 31, 2023

Ian Allan answers your fantasy football questions. In this edition: A sleeper tight end who could win leagues. Streaming defense options for Week 1. Being held hostage for Zach Charbonnet. And more. more »



Kupp looking good in return from hamstring injury

Los Angeles Rams veteran wide receiver COOPER KUPP returned to the practice field this week for the first time since suffering a hamstring injury three weeks ago. Starting quarterback MATTHEW STAFFORDMore said after a joint practice with the Denver Broncos that “Coop looked great”, adding that he was happy to have his star wideout back on the field. After leading the NFL in catches, yards, and touchdowns in 2021, Kupp missed half of the 2022 season and was less effective when he did play. Less

Source: NBC Sports


Rams WR Kupp out with hamstring injury

Los Angeles Rams veteran wide receiver COOPER KUPP suffered a hamstring injury in practice earlier this week and will be sidelined as he heals. Fortunately, the injury is not expected toMore impact his availability when the Rams open the regular season against the Seattle Seahawks on September 10th. The 30-year-old Kupp has been one of the top receivers in the NFL over the past four years, but his season was cut short last year due to an ankle injury. Fantasy owners will hope that Kupp can remain healthy for the entirety of the upcoming season. Less

Source: CBS Sports

Around the NFL: Matthew Stafford

I saw a story indicating the Rams tried hard to trade Matthew Stafford in the offseason. It's not surprising; he has a ridiculous contract, with a lot of guaranteed money that any team would want to get off the books. It's even less surprising when you examine his play when healthy a year ago.   more »



Rams WR Kupp making progress in return from ankle surgery

Los Angeles Rams veteran wide receiver COOPER KUPP said recently that his ankle is “feeling really good” as he works his way back from surgery late last season. Kupp also acknowledgedMore that there is still work to be done to be sure that he’s back to 100 percent in time for the start of the season. The Rams are being cautious with Kupp, but it sounds like his recovery is progressing favorably. Less

Source: NBC Sports

Factoid: Davante Adams

No wide receiver in the league has caught more than 40 percent of his team’s touchdown passes in the last two seasons. I think those are the only times in league history that’s occurred. But the go-to guys have bounced back this season, with a handful of players dominating their team’s opportunities around the end zone.   more »



Mayfield to start for Rams on MNF

Los Angeles Rams head coach Sean McVay said on Tuesday that BAKER MAYFIELD will be the team’s starting quarterback on Monday Night Football against the Green Bay Packers. McVay added thatMore fellow quarterback JOHN WOLFORD will “probably” not play against the Packers due to a neck injury. In related Rams news, star wide receiver COOPER KUPP (ankle) likely will not return to the field in 2022. Less


Podcast: December 6 episode of the Fantasy Index Podcast

Moishe Steigmann and Justin Eleff tackle the big questions by way of Will He Won't He and a truly chaotic game of Supply by Demand. Sponsored by Affordable Trophies.  more »


Dynasty Leagues: Long-term WR rankings

What do we make of Cooper Kupp? When he next steps on the field, he’ll be 30, and possibly playing in a new offense. How many top-10 seasons (if any) does he have left?   more »


More stories