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Tagged: Jaylen Waddle (19 Results)

Factoid: Rookie receivers

JaMarr Chase played yesterday, DeVonta Smith is playing today, and it serves as a reminder that rookie receivers are making an impact more quickly than they have in the past. They’re getting acclimated into offenses and affecting games.   more »

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Jan
10

Dolphins WR Waddle sets rookie record

Miami Dolphins wide receiver JAYLEN WADDLE set an NFL rookie record for receptions in a single season in Sunday’s win against the New England Patriots. Waddle broke Anquan Boldin’s record, setMore in 2003, when he caught his 102nd pass on the fourth play of the game. Miami drafted Waddle sixth overall in the 2021 NFL Draft, pairing him with his former college and current NFL quarterback – TUA TAGOVAILOA. Less

Source: ESPN.com

Podcast: December 29 episode of the Fantasy Index Podcast available now

Moishe Steigmann and Justin Eleff review their full-season fantasy ventures ahead of one more big week, then try hard to give away three (!) great prizes in #SUPPLYbyDEMAND. Sponsored by RealTime Fantasy Sports (rtsports.com) and Affordable Trophies.  more »

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Factoid: Short-range receivers

The Ravens are throwing Hollywood Brown plenty of passes, but not many of them are doing much damage. Too many of his receptions have been of the low-impact variety around the line of scrimmage.  more »

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Nov
29

Rookie WR Waddle leads Dolphins vs. Panthers

Miami Dolphins rookie wide receiver JAYLEN WADDLE topped 100 receiving yards for the first time in his career in Sunday’s game against the Carolina Panthers. Waddle is on pace to setMore the NFL’s rookie receptions record and the franchise’s rookie record for receiving yards. Waddle also added a touchdown to complete a successful fantasy outing. Less

Source: Miami Herald

Podcast: November 19 episode of the Fantasy Index Podcast available now

Ian Allan and Justin Eleff preview Week 11 of the NFL regular season. Sponsored by Fantasy Index Weekly and RotoWire.  more »

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Around the NFL: Will Fuller

Will Fuller’s debut with the Dolphins will have to wait for at least a week. He’s attending to a non-football matter, says coach Brian Flores.  more »

Mailbag: July 29, 2021

Ian Allan answers your fantasy football questions. In this edition: Coping with the NFL's new COVID policies. Update on Fantasy Index Open. Success rates on first-round wide receivers. Rookie keepers. And more. more »

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Factoid: Rookie receivers

I don’t think I’ll be drafting DeVonta Smith, JaMarr Chase or Jaylen Waddle. They’re decent-enough prospects, but with heralded rookie receivers, they tend to get so overhyped that it’s hard for them to meet expectations.  more »

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Factoid: Rookie receivers

If form holds, two or three rookie wide receivers will finish with top-30 numbers this year. That’s been the average over the last 10 years.   more »

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Factoid: DeVonta Smith

Most football fans saw DeVonta Smith tearing up college football last year, leading Alabama to a national championship and winning the Heisman -- first wideout to do so since Desmond Howard. But Smith was just the 3rd wide receiver drafted last month, and size was probably why.  more »

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Factoid: Shorter wideouts

Questions about size are popular with this year's wide receiver draft class. Four wide receivers selected in the first three rounds measure 5-foot-9 or shorter; two more at 5-foot-10. All shorter wideouts aren't created equal (there's 20-30 pounds of separation between some of these players), but fair to wonder if you're getting a true No. 1.   more »

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Podcast: May 7 episodes (plural!) of the Fantasy Index Podcast available now

Post-draft blowout! Moishe Steigmann and Justin Eleff complete their assessment of the NFL rookie class of 2021 -- two new episodes covering running backs, wide receivers and tight ends.  more »

Factoid: Miami Dolphins

The Dolphins drafted Jaylen Waddle on Thursday, and previously signed Will Fuller, so they’ve added some explosive weapons to their receiving room. But do they have the right quarterback to bring those guys to life?  more »

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Apr
30

Dolphins draft WR Waddle with sixth overall pick

The Miami Dolphins selected Alabama wide receiver JAYLEN WADDLE with the sixth overall pick on Thursday night, reuniting him with former college quarterback TUA TAGOVAILOA. Waddle played just four games forMore Alabama in 2020 before suffering a broken ankle and missing much of the season. Waddle returned to play in the national championship game and is now headed for a reunion with Tagovailoa in Miami. Less

Source: NBC Sports

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