By B.J. O'Rourke, Rams Correspondent, Mon, Sep 8th 1:44am EDT
Rams' TE Jared Cook caught 4 passes on eight targets for 56 yards in the Rams' home opener against the Minnesota Vikings.
Fantasy Impact: Cook was the second most targeted receiver, only behind Brian Quick. Cook may have some bye-week replacement value down the line this season, but for right now, the Rams must work on their QB situation for the WR and TE corps to have any fantasy value.
By B.J. O'Rourke, Rams Correspondent, Wed, Aug 13th 12:08am EDT
In his first game as a Ram in 2013, Jared Cook caught seven passes for 141 yards and two touchdowns. He didn't exceed 45 receiving yards in any of the next nine games and didn't score another touchdown until Week 9. Cook is looking to improve on consistency in 2014. (Source: ESPN
Fantasy Impact: Cook has never quite lived up to the hype through four years at Tennessee and 1 year in St. Louis. The way this team is being built for 2014 would seem to indicate that a big role for Cook is possible, but right now is FantasyPros ECR is TE21. We'll have to wait and see if he's able to move up that chart this year.
CBS Sports | Sep 10th
Did Kevin Ogletree, Jared Cook and other Week 1 wonders of years past teach us anything? As our Dave Richard writes, history suggests those out-of-nowhere studs quickly become duds.