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Tagged: T.J. Hockenson (25 Results)

Factoid: Irv Smith Jr.

I have some interest in Irv Smith. He’s not as heralded as the other second-year tight ends (T.J. Hockenson, Noah Fant) but he has some of the same selling points.  more »

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Lions TE Hockenson at 100 percent, but…

Detroit Lions second-year tight end T.J. HOCKENSON, who is recovering from a season-ending ankle injury, said on Monday that he is 100 percent healthy. Hockenson, however, followed that claim by addingMore that he still notices the ankle. Hockenson started last season strong before struggling through some ups and downs and eventually suffering the season-ending injury. Less


Podcast: August 12 episode of the Fantasy Index Podcast available now

Ian Allan and Justin Eleff check in on the Denver Broncos, Detroit Lions and some old, old running backs. Sponsored by FanDraft and Fantasy Points.  more »



Lions remove TE Hockenson from COVID-19 reserve list

The Detroit Lions removed second-year tight end T.J. HOCKENSON from the team’s COVID-19 reserve list over the weekend. Hockenson was the team’s first-round draft pick last season, although he ended the season on injured reserve after suffering a right ankle injury on Thanksgiving.

Source: Detroit News


Lions TE Hockenson not yet 100 percent

Detroit Lions rookie tight end T.J. HOCKENSON started the 2019 season with a two-touchdown performance but finished the year with a gruesome ankle injury on Thanksgiving Day. Detroit offensive coordinator DarrellMore Bevell said this week that Hockenson is running routes, but he is not yet at 100 percent in his recovery. Bevell added that Hockenson was doing a great job with his rehab and that he was “emerging as one of the leaders” on the team. Less

Source: Team Blog

Fantasy News: T.J. Hockenson

T.J. Hockenson had a lackluster rookie season, but I’m not giving up on him. He plays a position where guys are far more likely to break out in their second season.  more »



Lions WR Jones has lofty goals for 2020

Detroit Lions starting wide receiver MARVIN JONES says that he wants to lead the league in touchdowns in 2020, adding that he wants to catch over 15 touchdowns. While Jones’ goalMore is admirable, Antonio Brown and Dez Bryant are the only two wide receivers that have caught at least 15 touchdown passes in a season since 2012. Considering that KENNY GOLLADAY, DANNY AMENDOLA, and second-year tight end T.J. HOCKENSON are also on the roster – Jones could have a tough time reaching his goal. Less


Dynasty Leagues: Long-term TE rankings

In the middle of December, it’s roster adjustment time in dynasty leagues – time to pick up a few speculative players who might play larger roles in 2020. There are plenty of those at the tight end position.  more »



Lions place WR Jones on injured reserve

The Detroit Lions placed wide receiver MARVIN JONES on injured reserve on Tuesday after he suffered an ankle injury at the end of Sunday’s game against the Minnesota Vikings. Jones hadMore a solid season for the Lions, finishing with 62 catches for 779 yards and 9 touchdowns through 13 games. The Lions offense was bit hard by the injury bug this season, as the team also losing starting running back KERRYON JOHNSON and rookie tight end T.J. HOCKENSON. Less

Source: Detroit News


Season over for Lions TE Hockenson

Detroit Lions rookie tight end T.J. HOCKENSON suffered a significant right ankle injury during Thursday’s game against the Chicago Bears and has been placed on injured reserve. Hockenson was reportedly seenMore in a boot and with a one-leg scooter in the locker room after the game. It is unclear if Hockenson will need surgery, but what is clear is that his 2019 season is over. Less

Source: Detroit News

Factoid: T.J. Hockenson

The Lions have placed T.J. Hockenson on injured reserve, ending a frustrating rookie season. He started the season with a huge game at Arizona – 131 yards and a touchdown – and that was about it. He averaged 24 yards in his final 11 games, with one touchdown.   more »

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Around the NFL: Hockenson, Herndon hurting

Chris Herndon is back from suspension, but Adam Gase said last week he'd need to see how he looked in practice to see how he'd work for the offense. That look won't go so well; Herndon is hurt. Detroit's T.J. Hockenson is also up in the air.   more »


Podcast: September 13 episode of the Fantasy Index Podcast available now

Ian Allan and Justin Eleff preview Week 2 of the NFL regular season. Sponsored by DraftKings.  more »

Podcast: September 10 episode of the Fantasy Index Podcast available now

Aaron Bland and Justin Eleff work the waiver wire after Week 1 of the NFL regular season. Sponsored by Fantasy Index Weekly.  more »


Factoid: T.J. Hockenson

It looks like the Lions got it right with the 8th pick of the draft. T.J. Hockenson looks like he’s going to be an elite, difference-making tight end for a lot of years.  more »


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