Leonard Hankerson
WRMatchup Alerts

Hankerson returned from a hamstring injury last week but evidently has had a setback.

Fantasy Impact: This is an upgrade for Jacob Tamme, who becomes the de-facto No. 2 receiver in Atlanta's offense.

Category: Injury Updates

Hankerson didn't practice on Wednesday, resting his hamstring injury. (Source: Atlanta Falcons)

Fantasy Impact: After playing last Sunday for the first time in a number of weeks it's likely that Leonard Hankerson set out yesterday's practice strictly as a precaution. We'll monitor his participation as the week rolls on before making a judgment as to his availability for Sunday.

Category: Injury Updates

RotoBaller | Nov 26th
Atlanta Falcons wide receiver Leonard Hankerson missed practice on Thanksgiving day and is unlikely to play in the team’s Week 12 game against the Minnesota Vikings. Early on in the season Hankerson was emerging as a dependable WR3 for his fantasy football owners, but lately he has not been able to stay healthy. That has... Read More
RotoBaller | Nov 20th
Dallas Cowboys fans will be happy to hear that running back Darren McFadden was practicing on Friday. He was seen going through all drills and catching passes from Tony Romo. Although he is being listed as questionable, it sounds like McFadden will play in Week 11 against the Miami Dolphins. He can be considered a... Read More
RotoBaller | Oct 29th
Earlier in the season, Atlanta Falcons wide receiver Leonard Hankerson was one of the nicest fantasy football surprises around. He seemed to be quarterback Matt Ryan’s second favorite target behind only Julio Jones. Unfortunately, he has struggled as of late. On the season thus far, Hankerson has 22 reeptions for 291 yards and two touchdowns.... Read More
RotoBaller | Oct 28th
BALLER MOVE: Add in 12+ Team Leagues OWNED IN: 29% of Fleaflicker Leagues ANALYSIS: Leonard Hankerson was ruled out of Week 7’s game against the Titans with a hamstring injury. The injury, combined with his past two games being poor (one of which he also exited early thanks to an injury) have meant that his... Read More
Breaking Football | Oct 10th
Week five brings another opportunity to grind out some small winnings in daily fantasy football or shoot high in DraftKings’ weekly Millionaire Maker contest. I…
RotoBaller | Oct 10th
Remember when I said how Julio Jones has that great matchup? Well Leonard Hankerson gets the same one. While Julio is matchup proof, it still benefits him that DeAngelo Hall is out and injuries have shuffled things for Washington. On the season though, the Redskins rank out as ninth best against opponents' number one receivers... Read More
RotoBaller | Oct 10th
The Atlanta Falcons have proven to be one of the best fantasy offenses in the NFL this season. Leonard Hankerson has established himself as the second-best wide receiver in Atlanta, completely overtaking Roddy White. Hankerson has been battling a thumb injury but was officially listed as probable for the Week 5 game vs. the Washington... Read More
RotoBaller | Oct 7th
BALLER MOVE: Add in 10- and 12-Team Leagues OWNERSHIP: 29% Fleaflicker ANALYSIS: Just as the Falcons' offense has exploded, Leonard Hankerson has begun to surpass Roddy White on the depth chart. Since Week 2, Hankerson has 15 receptions on 25 targets for 225 yards and two touchdowns, while White has just two catches on five targets... Read More
Breaking Football | Oct 6th
We’re a day late on our usual waiver wire breakdown, but the extra day could work in your favor as it allows you to digest…
RotoBaller | Oct 6th
BALLER MOVE: Add in 10+ Team PPR Leagues OWNED IN: 18% of Fleaflicker Leagues ANALYSIS: It seems as though Hankerson has officially surpassed veteran Roddy White on the Atlanta Falcons' depth chart. Ready for this? Since Week 2, Hankerson has been targeted 25 times, while White has received five targets. Yes, five. This has resulted in White totaling... Read More
RotoBaller | Oct 1st
BALLER MOVE: Add in 12+ Team Leagues OWNED IN: 13% of Fleaflicker Leagues ANALYSIS: So maybe you didn't see this Adam Schefter tweet, saying how the Falcons view Hankerson and Roddy White as "2 and 2A" receivers. If you're a Roddy White owner you've definitely noticed. White went without a catch again in Week 3, while Hankerson ended... Read More