By Charlie Finn, Patriots Correspondent, Mon, Jan 19th 8:08pm EST

Julian Edelman catches nine passes for 98 yards on his 11 targets he saw from Tom Brady on Sunday during the Patriots 45-7 victory over the Colts.

Fantasy Impact: Edelman continues to show he is a #1 receiver by getting open continuously game after game. Edelman will take the rest during this time leading up to the Super Bowl as he is nursing a hip injury that saw him miss a few plays on Sunday. Edelman will need the rest with the Patriots facing off against the leagues most intimidating defense with Sherman and the "Legion of Boom".

By Charlie Finn, Patriots Correspondent, Sun, Jan 11th 1:40pm EST

Julian Edelman threw a 51-yard touchdown pass to Danny Amendola as well as having 8 receptions for 74 yards in Saturday's 35-31 victory over the Ravens.

Fantasy Impact: Handling a team high 14 targets Edelman made the most of his opportunities bringing in 8 receptions for 74 yards. As he remains to be one of Brady's favorite targets and go to options! That all sounds great but the play of the game was a 51-touchdown Pass to Danny Amendola that stole the show. What looked like a very Patriot like screen to Edelman turned into a trick play pass to a wide open Amendola for a TD. Edelman displayed great poise and delivered a fantastic ball was indeed a quarterback in college for Kent State University.

By Charlie Finn, Patriots Correspondent, Thu, Jan 8th 9:26am EST

Julian Edelman was limited in Wednesday's practice. Edelman has been battling a concussion since Week 15.

Fantasy Impact: Edelman will play on Saturday as he has been out since his Week 15 concussion. Edelman would have played in Week 17 if the Patriots had not locked up the No.1 seed. Not just a key to Brady and the offense, Edelman is essential to special teams in the punt return game. Edelman's play-making abilities with key punt returns will be a difference maker in field positioning for the Patriots on Saturday vs. the Ravens.

By Charlie Finn, Patriots Correspondent, Sat, Jan 3rd 8:48am EST

Patriots OC Josh McDaniels interviewed with the Atlanta Falcons on Friday and is planned to interview with the San Francisco 49ers on Saturday.

Fantasy Impact: The Patriot offense has been clicking since week 4's loss to the Kansas City Chiefs. McDaniels interviewing for potential HC positions with ATL and SF shows Josh is very interested in his second run at a HC position. The possibility of taking over a high powered offense in Atlanta with a high caliber QB such as Matt Ryan could prove to enticing to miss out on. If McDaniels were to leave that would potentially hamper an offense that has seen Julian Edelman shine under since Mcdaniels return as OC. Under McDaniels In Edelman's last two years he has had 197 receptions.

By Charlie Finn, Patriots Correspondent, Sun, Dec 28th 12:10pm EST

Julian Edelman will be inactive for his second week in a row as he nurses a concussion and thigh injury headed into the playoffs.

Fantasy Impact: Sitting out Week 17 was wise for the Edelman has he gains another week of rest heading into the playoff run for the Patriots. With the #1 seed locked up the Patriots will play precautionary football today against the Bills. Not risking any injuries to key starters such as Edelman.

By Charlie Finn, Patriots Correspondent, Sat, Dec 27th 11:47am EST

Julian Edelman continues to be questionable for the Week 17 match-up with the Buffalo Bills. Edelman is not only nursing a thigh injury but continues to rest after suffering a concussion in Week 15.

Fantasy Impact: It isn't clear how much the Patriots will play their starters in Sunday's match-up vs. the Bills, as they have already wrapped up the #1 seed in the AFC. Edelman would be a risky play even if healthy with not knowing snap counts for the Patriots.

By Charlie Finn, Patriots Correspondent, Sat, Dec 20th 8:47pm EST

Julian Edelman has officially been ruled out for Sunday's game against the Jets with a concussion. Edelman did not travel with the team. (Source: ESPN)

Fantasy Impact: Edelman has been a constant for not only the Patriots with production but also with his fantasy owners this year. Scoring a Touchdown in his last 2 games will leave his owners searching for answers in their championship games!

By Charlie Finn, Patriots Correspondent, Sun, Dec 14th 4:23pm EST

Julian Edelman had 7 receptions for 88 yards and a touchdown in the Patriots Week 15 win over the Dolphins. (Source: ESPN)

Fantasy Impact: Julian Edelman has 33 receptions in his last 4 games. Edelman's touchdown made it 2 weeks in a row with a touchdown for the first time this season. Edelman continues to be a favorite of Brady's no matter the match-up or situation.

By Charlie Finn, Patriots Correspondent, Sun, Dec 14th 11:12am EST

Julian Edelman will play in Week 15 vs. the Dolphins after nursing a thigh injury this week. Edelman has played through this injury for the last 3 weeks. (Source: ESPN)

Fantasy Impact: Edelman will be locked and loaded to produce at home against a Dolphins team that had their way with the Patriots way back in Week 1. Edelman is a PPR machine as of late and should be treated as such for your team.

By Charlie Finn, Patriots Correspondent, Fri, Dec 12th 8:41pm EST

Julian Edelman is listed as questionable for Sunday's game against the Dolphins. Edelman has had 37 targets for 26 catches which has resulted in 278 yards receiving in his last 3 weeks. (Source: ESPN)

Fantasy Impact: Although Julian Edelman has been questionable the last 3 weeks that have resulted in 26 catches, owners will still want to check in on the Patriots WR for 1:00pm start. Edleman is a PPR target right now that continues to see looks from Tom Brady week in and week out.

By Charlie Finn, Patriots Correspondent, Mon, Dec 8th 4:48pm EST

Julian Edelman caugh 8 of his 12 targets for 141 yards and a touchdown, in Sunday's 23-14 win over the Chargers. Edelman scored his 3rd touchdown of the season and first touchdown since week 9 against the Broncos. (Source: ESPN)

Fantasy Impact: Edelman now has surpassed 5 receptions in his last 5 games continuing to shine has an PPR option for owners. Edelman's 141 yards was by far his largest yardage input of the season, courtesy of a highlight 69 yard run breaking tackles and utilizing his speed. Edelman's highest yardage game before his Week 14 explosion? That would be against his Week 15 opponent the Dolphins when in Week 1 Edelman had 95 yards receiving. Continue to ride Edelman in all formats as he continues to see targets each week!

By Charlie Finn, Patriots Correspondent, Sun, Dec 7th 7:25pm EST

Julian Edelman although very limited at practice this week is active for tonight's match-up against the Chargers. Edelman sat out a large part of practices this week with a thigh injury. (Source: ESPN)

Fantasy Impact: Julian Edelman has secured 32 catches in his last 4 games, a benefit to all PPR formats. Although Edelman has yet to post a 100 yard game this year his targets from Tom Brady continue to make him an option weekly.

By Jeff Moore, Patriots Correspondent, Mon, Nov 24th 11:02am EST

Patriot's wide-receiver Julian Edelman caught 11-of-15 targets for 89 yards in the team's Week 12 win over the Lions.

Fantasy Impact: He also had a punt-return score called back by penalty. In a crowded New England receiver corps, he has limited upside. He'll be a WR2/3 in Week 13 against the Packers.

By Jeff Moore, Patriots Correspondent, Tue, Nov 18th 12:11am EST

Patriot's wide-receiver Julian Edelman caught 5-of-8 targets for 50 yards in the team's Week 11 win over the Colts.

Fantasy Impact: He's still Tom Brady's top target, but with a crowded New England receiver corps, and limited red-zone targets coming his way, he has limited upside. He'll be a WR2/3 in Week 12 against the Lions.

By Jeff Moore, Patriots Correspondent, Mon, Nov 3rd 4:08pm EST

Patriot's wide-receiver Julian Edelman caught 9-of-10 targets for 89 yards and a touchdown in the team's Week 9 win over the Broncos.

Fantasy Impact: He also ran a punt-return back for a TD in the second quarter. With Rob Gronkowski healthy, and the Patriot's getting Brandon LaFell more involved, Edelman has been producing WR3 numbers. He'll get the Colts in Week 11 after the Patriot's bye.

By Jeff Moore, Patriots Correspondent, Mon, Oct 27th 5:38pm EDT

Patriot's wide-receiver Julian Edelman caught 1-of-4 targets for 14 yards in the team's Week 8 win over the Bears.

Fantasy Impact: An unforgivable drop didn't help his cause. Edelman's fantasy stock is falling with the return of Rob Gronkowski and the Patriot's offense throwing more deep balls. He'll be more of a WR3 fantasy option in Week 9 against the Broncos.

By Jeff Moore, Patriots Correspondent, Fri, Oct 17th 6:33pm EDT

Patriot's wide-receiver Julian Edelman caught 4-of-9 targets for 44 yards in the team's Week 7 win over the Jets.

Fantasy Impact: It was a disappointing night for Edelman, who had two costly drops against a shaky jets secondary. He'll be a WR2 in Week 8 against the Bears.

By Jeff Moore, Patriots Correspondent, Sun, Oct 12th 8:59pm EDT

Patriot's wide-receiver Julian Edelman hauled in 9 passes for 91 yards in the team's Week 6 win over the Bills.

Fantasy Impact: Edelman was targeted a team-high 12 times, and added 10 rushing yards on an end-around. Edelman will remain a strong WR2 choice next week against the Jets.

By Jeff Moore, Patriots Correspondent, Tue, Sep 30th 12:54am EDT

Patriot's wide receiver Julian Edelman hauled in 4 catches for 23 yards in the team's Week 4 loss to the Chiefs.

Fantasy Impact: Edelman was held in-check by the Chiefs' secondary all night, but he'll remain Tom Brady's favorite target, and should post strong WR2 numbers throughout the season.

By Jeff Moore, Patriots Correspondent, Mon, Sep 22nd 4:05pm EDT

Patriot's wide receiver Julian Edelman hauled in 10 catches for 84 yards in the team's Week 3 game against the Raiders.

Fantasy Impact: Edelman lead the team in receptions again. He is currently Tom Brady's favorite target, but as Rob Gronkowski's role continues to increase, Edelman will lose looks to the elite TE, especially in the red zone.

By Jeff Moore, Patriots Correspondent, Mon, Sep 15th 3:23pm EDT

Patriot's WR Julian Edelman hauled in 6-of-7 targets for 81 yards and a touchdown in the team's Week 2 match-up against the Vikings.

Fantasy Impact: Edelman led the team in targets on a day where the Patriot's defense took control with 4 interceptions and a blocked field goal returned for a touchdown. He'll remain Tom Brady's favorite target.

By Jeff Moore, Patriots Correspondent, Mon, Sep 8th 12:51pm EDT

Patriots WR Julian Edelman hauled in 6-of-8 targets for 95 yards in the team's Week 1 game against the Dolphins.

Fantasy Impact: While he was third on the team in targets behind Kenbrell Thompkins and Rob Gronkowski, it's clear Tom Brady is going to be throwing the ball Edelman's way all season. He's a borderline WR2/3.

By Jeff Moore, Patriots Correspondent, Sat, Aug 23rd 2:18am EDT

Patriot's WR Julian Edelman reeled all 8 targets for 99 yards in the Patriot's 30-7 win over the Panthers on Friday night.

Fantasy Impact: There's no doubt that Edelman is New England's No. 1 WR, and he's continued to impress throughout the preseason. While it's unlikely he'll repeat his 105-catch effort from last year with the impending return of Rob Gronkowski, he is clearly Tom Brady's favorite target. His ADP sits at #80/WR26.

By Jeff Moore, Patriots Correspondent, Sat, Aug 16th 11:05pm EDT

The Patriot's WR caught two passes for 19 yards in Friday's preseason match-up against the Eagles.

Fantasy Impact: It's unlikely Edelman will get close to last year's 105-catch season, but he is the clear #1 receiver in New England. He's had a great camp, and all signs point to his success from last year continuing. His ADP sits at #78/WR31.

By Tony Perugini, Patriots Correspondent, Sun, Aug 10th 3:46pm EDT

According to the Boston Herald's Jeff Howe, Julian Edelman has been Tom Brady's "most efficient target through the first two weeks of training camp". (Source: Boston Herald)

Fantasy Impact: This is great news to hear from a fantasy perspective. Having the trust of Tom Brady is a plus to any receivers fantasy stock. Julian Edelman should be targeted as a low-end WR2 with the hopes of getting him as your WR3. He is a WR2 in PPR formats.

By Jeff Moore, Patriots Correspondent, Thu, Jul 31st 3:13pm EDT

ESPN Boston added that Edelman "put on a show" with a "highlight reel catch" during practice. (Source: ESPN)

Fantasy Impact: With the return of Rob Gronkowski, Danny Amendola, and Shane Vereen, it's unlikely Edelman will match last year's team-leading catch totals, where he was fourth in the league with 105 receptions. Still, he's having an impressive camp, and has earned the trust of Tom Brady. The receiver's ADP sits at 79/WR26.

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