Julius Thomas
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After visiting with his doctor, Jaguars TE Julius Thomas is set to undergo surgery on his injured finger. The recovery time is expected to be up to a month. (Source: Ian Rapoport on Twitter)

Fantasy Impact: More bad news for Thomas owners. Our experts expected regression from Thomas, and that will certainly be the case if he misses a quarter or more of the fantasy season. Hopefully those that have already drafted him have a viable backup.

Category: Injury Updates


He had already been ruled out of the first three games but this puts the focus on how Thomas's hand responds. He is slated for a decent amount of usage but needs to get healthy and stay well-conditioned for a return in Week 4. (Source: Ryan O'Halloran on Twitter)

Fantasy Impact: Thomas's absence means a big boost for Allen Robinson and a bump for Allen Hurns. Owners can only hope that Thomas returns Week 4 and rewards them for their loyalty and patience.

Category: Injury Updates


Breaking Football | Sep 3rd
He's athletic and a terror in the red-zone...as a Bronco. In Jax? No clue...hand injury also hurts his season long value a bit
RotoBaller | Sep 3rd
Moving to JAX is going to bring Julius Thomas back hard. More of an athlete than a talent, he's going to be asked to really develop his game now that he's one of the main threats on the field. Still, what's his scoring opportunities going to look like in JAX?
Fantasy Couch | Sep 2nd
Going from one of the best QBs to one of the worst is going to severely hurt Orange Julius' production
FFLockerRoom | Sep 2nd
Reports out of Jacksonville have Thomas looking like the best player on the field, if he can stay healthy and Bortles can take a step forward he could end up being a nice value.
WalterFootball | Sep 2nd
Going from one of the best offenses in the league to one of the worst is not going to be kind to Thomas' fantasy numbers, but the good news is that tight ends after Gronk are so bunched together just about any starter could work their way into the top-5 tight end conversation. His ability was raw going into his NFL career, but a crash course from Peyton Manning is invaluable.
The Fantasy Fix | Sep 2nd
When Julius Thomas first injured himself back on August 14, it was believed that he would return by Week 1. Two-and-a-half weeks later, that is no longer the case. On Monday, the Jacksonville Jaguars revealed that their star tight end would likely require finger surgery, forcing him to miss at
Dynasty League Football | Sep 2nd
Julius Thomas is out. Could this once promising tight end see his value trending up? The post Marcedes Trends appeared first on Dynasty League Football.
The NY Times | Sep 2nd
Peyton to Bortles an obvious nosedive at quarterback. Will miss the first four weeks of the season.
Coach Esser | Sep 2nd
The injury kills his value and the move to Jacksonville already had him on life support watch. Not a bad stash if you have deep benches.
FFLockerRoom | Aug 31st
His value is going to take a hit just going to an offense that doesn't move efficiently. He'll get more looks but they won't be coming from Peyton anymore.
Hatty Waiver Wire Guru | Aug 29th
Expecting 500 plus yards and 5 TDs with more upside for TDs. He is a solid grab in TD only leagues.
SoCalledFanEx | Jul 26th
Is Julius Thomas worth keeping? Mark Strausberg gives you his thoughts The post KTP Report-Julius Thomas: Is Orange Julius worth another sip? appeared first on So-Called Fantasy Experts.