Fantasy Football Index cover

Subscribe to Fantasy Football Index!

Get it delivered hot off the presses!

Tagged: Eric Decker (18 Results)


Patriots release WR Mitchell

The New England Patriots released third-year wide receiver MALCOM MITCHELL on Monday. Mitchell has battled injuries since being drafted in the fourth-round back in 2016. His latest issue was a kneeMore injury that kept him out of practice this summer. To replace Matthews, the Patriots brought in 31-year-old wide receiver ERIC DECKER. Less

Source: Boston Herald

Around the NFL: Matthews out, Decker in?

Well, that escalated quickly. Two days ago, putting together the update, we ran with an ESPN beat writer's belief that Jordan Matthews was New England's likely slot receiver the first four weeks of the season, with Julian Edelman suspended. A couple of days and a hamstring injury later, Matthews has been waived. Next?  more »



Free agent WR Decker says he would be good fit with Patriots

Veteran free-agent wide receiver ERIC DECKER said recently that he would be a “good fit” with the New England Patriots should the team be interested in adding another wideout. Decker hasMore a relationship with offensive coordinator Josh McDaniels but there has been no indication thus far that the Patriots share Decker’s views about a potential fit. Less

Source: Boston Herald


Decker, Davis unlikely to play in preseason finale

Injured Tennessee wide receivers COREY DAVIS and ERIC DECKER are unlikely to play in the final preseason game on Thursday at Kansas City. The rest of the starters are expected toMore play only a series or two according to head coach Mike Mularkey. The team has previously said that both Davis and Decker should be ready for the regular season opener. Stay tuned. Less

Source: Tennessean


Tennessee receivers Decker, Davis out vs. Panthers

Tennessee veteran wide receiver ERIC DECKER and rookie wideout COREY DAVIS will both miss today’s preseason game against the Carolina Panthers. Decker will miss the game due to a sprained ankleMore suffered in practice earlier this week. Davis, the fifth overall draft pick, remains sidelined with a hamstring injury. The Titans are expecting running back DEMARCO MURRAY to make his preseason debut, so fantasy owners will at least have that to look forward to. Less

Source: Tennessean

Ask the Experts: Who will be the comeback player of the year?

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: Who will be the comeback player of the year?  more »



Jets WR Anderson has No. 2 role, for now

With ERIC DECKER and BRANDON MARSHALL both gone, New York Jets second-year receiver ROBBY ANDERSON enters training camp as the No. 2 wideout behind QUINCY ENUNWA. While Anderson showed an abilityMore to get deep last season, he is dealing with legal issues that could hold him back this season. Adding to the uncertainty is the Jets quarterback situation, which will likely also limit Anderson’s fantasy potential. Less

Source: New York Post

Around the NFL: Week in review

I was out of town for most of the week, but I spent a few hours on Saturday catching up. A rundown on some player developments that occurred that caused me to make changes on my draft board:  more »


Trivia: June 22, 2017

Tennessee signed Eric Decker, who scored double-digit touchdowns in seasons with both the Broncos and Jets. Who are the only other two active wide receivers who've scored double-digit touchdowns in seasons with different franchises? One player is now with his fifth team, the other his fourth. answer »


Around the NFL: Eric Decker

The Titans have signed Eric Decker, and that's a boon to their offense. He's a big, sure-handed receiver who has three seasons with double-digit touchdowns, plus he's only 30 -- should have plenty of football left. But it's hard not to see his addition as a negative for the team's other pass catchers.   more »



Titans sign free agent WR Decker

The Tennessee Titans have agreed to terms with veteran wide receiver ERIC DECKER on a one-year deal. The Titans receiving corps is becoming crowded from a fantasy standpoint, with Decker joining veteran RISHARD MATTHEWS, rookie first-round pick COREY DAVIS, as well as HARRY DOUGLAS and TAJAE SHARPE.

Source: Team Website


Jets release WR Decker

Veteran New York Jets wide receiver ERIC DECKER is now officially a former Jets wide receiver and current free agent. The team released Decker after being unable to trade him overMore the past week. The move was expected and Decker is now free to sign with a team of his choice. Depending on where he eventually lands, Decker could retain some fantasy value. Less

Source: New York Daily News


Jets moving on from WR Decker

The New York Jets are officially moving on from veteran wide receiver ERIC DECKER. While the move has been anticipated for some time now, Jets GM Mike Maccagnan announced that theMore team will try to trade Decker. If they can’t facilitate a trade, the plan is still to move on from Decker. Less

Source: New York Daily News

Around the NFL: Cap Casualties

The Jets are releasing Eric Decker. Apparently they’ll hang onto him for a few days, seeing if they can trade him, but nobody’s interested in paying him $7.25 million for the 2017 season.  more »

1 comment

Around the NFL: New York Jets

The Jets informed Eric Decker yesterday that he'll be traded or released (so, released) by the end of the week. Twitter, that home to reasoned thought and analysis, reacted with shock about New York tanking the season. Where have those people been? It's been obvious for months that this was the Jets plan.   more »


More stories