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Jerry Jeudy 2022 Fantasy Football Projections, Rankings & Outlook

Jun 14, 2022
Jerry Jeudy

Jerry Jeudy has the chance to become an elite option in 2022, but he is still an unproven fantasy commodity.

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Entering Year 3, Jerry Jeudy finally has a quarterback who can take full advantage of his ability to separate from defenders — 96th percentile separation percentage in 2021 — with Russell Wilson taking the reins.

With Courtland Sutton and Tim Patrick operating from the outside, Jeudy figures to become Wilson’s go-to target in the slot unless K.J. Hamler pushes him out. Jeudy’s efficiency metrics should also see a massive boost now that he’s catching passes from a future Hall of Fame quarterback, but it remains to be seen if Jeudy will play an ancillary role as a red-zone threat.

Upgrading from Drew Lock and Teddy Bridgewater to Wilson is great for Jeudy, but we have to remember that he is still an unproven fantasy commodity. Great route-running and separation skills aside, he hasn’t scored many fantasy points in the last two seasons.

And that’s not the case with every Denver receiver, because Patrick’s production last two seasons earned him a three-year, $34.5 million contract extension.

Even so, Jeudy should easily experience his best NFL season to date in 2022, but it may not be as great as some die-hard Jeudy stans would care to admit. There are a lot of weapons in Denver, and predicting Wilson’s best option on a week-to-week basis was often a challenge when it was only between DK Metcalf and Tyler Lockett.

As with those Seahawks receivers, there are going to be inconsistent weeks from Jeudy. And his lack of red-zone usage makes him more susceptible to bust games without having a touchdown opportunity to fall back on.

-Andrew Erickson

Jerry Jeudy 2021 Stats

Jerry Jeudy’s 2022 Projections

RUSH ATT RUSH YDS RUSH TDS RECS REC YDS REC TDS FUMBLES POINTS
3 13.7 0.1 78 1130.1 5.3 0.9 145.2

 

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