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Tagged: Jared Cook (36 Results)


TE Cook marching right in with Saints

New Orleans tight end JARED COOK appears to be getting off to a great start with the Saints. Head coach Sean Payton has raved about Cook’s size and catch radius, whileMore praising his hands, feet, yards-after-the-catch ability and his work ethic. Payton said that “it’s all positive” when talking about how Cook has fit into the offense thus far. Less


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Saints have high hopes for TE Cook

With the team’s first three-day OTA complete, New Orleans quarterback DREW BREES is excited about the potential of new tight end JARED COOK heading into the 2019 season. Brees said thatMore Cook has a great feel for the game, adding that he thinks his new tight end is “going to fit very well in our offense”. Less

Source: New Orleans Advocate


Saints have big plans for TE Cook

The New Orleans Saints see the potential for new tight end JARED COOK to add a layer to the offense that has not been present since the departure of JIMMY GRAHAMMore several seasons ago. Cook is coming off the best statistical year of his decade-long career as he joins an offense in which he is expected to thrive. Less

Source: New Orleans Times-Picayune

Around the NFL: It can only be Jared

It’s official. The paperwork has been signed, and the Saints now have Jared Cook to work with at tight end. It’s a signing that I’m lukewarm on.  more »


Around the NFL: Jared Cook

Multiple reports, including from Cook himself, have Jared Cook close to signing with the Saints. If and when he does, the Saints will have by far their best pass-catching tight end since Jimmy Graham roamed the Superdome. New Orleans might have forgotten to make the position a big part of the passing game, however.   more »


Factoid: Home cookin'

The Raiders might be playing their final game at Oakland-Alameda County Stadium, and I like Jared Cook’s chances of coming up big. He’s been awfully good at home this year.   more »

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Fantasy News: Goal-line receiving

Back on Tuesday, I pointed out that Golden Tate in the 2015-2017 seasons was one of the league’s best wide receivers inside the 10. He caught 17 of 21 pass attempts in that part of the field in those seasons. But let me dip back into that for a moment.  more »


Fantasy News: Receiving inside the 10

Jared Cook, Melvin Gordon, DeAndre Hopkins and Chris Godwin. After six weeks, those players have been targeted more than anyone else inside the 10-yard line. That’s an important part of the field; that’s where most touchdowns are scored. So it makes sense to give it an extra look.   more »


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Ask the Experts: Which Week 1 performance will be the biggest mirage?

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: Which Week 1 performance will be the biggest mirage?  more »



Raiders to play without top two receivers

The Oakland Raiders will be without their starting wideouts for Sunday’s game against the New York Giants. AMARI COOPER was officially ruled out on Friday as he continues to deal withMore a concussion and a sprained ankle. MICHAEL CRABTREE will serve his one-game suspension. In their absence, the Raiders are expected to focus on tight end JARED COOK, as well as wideouts SETH ROBERTS, CORDARRELLE PATTERSON, and JOHNNY HOLTON. Less

Source: East Bay Times

Factoid: Jared Cook

The Raiders signed Jared Cook this offseason, filling a team need after Clive Walford was a disappointment as the main tight end a year ago. The question is if the general lack of production was due to Walford, or the offense -- and if Cook is really the guy to fix things anyway.   more »


Raiders sign TE Cook

The Oakland Raiders signed free agent tight end JARED COOK to a two-year agreement. Cook should provide an imposing target in the middle of the field for quarterback DEREK CARR and could be a significant fantasy upgrade over CLIVE WALFORD.

Source: East Bay Times

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