By Christopher Morgan, Texans Correspondent, Mon, Aug 18th 3:12am EDT
After a nightmarish loss to the Cardinals which saw Hopkins’ only target negated by a penalty, his ADP bottomed out near the 12th round on Fantasy Football Calculator. Hopkins has 2 catches on 4 targets for 19 yards and no touchdowns this preseason. (Source: Fantasy Football Calculator
Fantasy Impact: Before the preseason, there were many glowing reports about the chemistry developing between Fitzpatrick and Hopkins but that has yet to materialize on the field. Until the offense establishes more consistency, there are no Texans receivers worth owning who aren't named Andre Johnson.
By Christopher Pryor, Texans Correspondent, Sun, Aug 3rd 6:38pm EDT
DeAndre Hopkins has been the early offensive standout in training camp, as he continues to string together strong performances and impressive catches. With veteran Andre Johnson on the sideline nursing a hamstring strain, Hopkins is developing quite the rapport with quarterback Ryan Fitzpatrick. (Source: Houston Chronicle
Fantasy Impact: With each passing day of training camp, Hopkins is looking more and more like a candidate for a breakout season. In just his second year, he is flashing excellent route running ability, combined with the incredible hands that made him the 27th pick of the draft last year. Given that opposing secondaries must still focus on Andre Johnson, Hopkins should be able to carve out a substantial role in the offense, particularly in the redzone. Look for him to improve on his stats from last year (802/2) with solid WR2 value.
Rotoprofessor | Jul 25th
by Eric Stashin (aka The Rotoprofessor) It may not appear like Andre Johnson is going to hold out, though it doesn’t really matter as second year receiver DeAndre Hopkins is gaining a lot of attention (and rightfully so). Generally we view the third year as
KFFL | Jun 24th
Andre Johnson's uncertain aside, DeAndre Hopkins' tragic path to the NFL has him prepped to handle the weight placed on his shoulders.