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O.J. Howard
TE - TB
 
 
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Rankings 
    
ECR# 28# 30-
Best Rank# 15# 16-
Worst Rank# 59# 56-
    
Fantasy Points 
    
Season Total26.642.7-
Avg Game6.73.1-
Avg Projection54.744.8-
    
Schedule 
    
SOS Rank528-
    
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O.J. HowardChris Herndon IVAdd Player
    
Jeff Ratcliffe J. Ratcliffe
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Jordan Eisen J. Eisen
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Matt De Lima M. De Lima
Sports Illustrated Sports Illustrated
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Mike Wright M. Wright
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Scott Whitfield S. Whitfield
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Kevin Wheeler K. Wheeler
The Draft Zone The Draft Zone
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Ryan Noonan R. Noonan
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Jonathan Stone J. Stone
The Hateful 8 The Hateful 8
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Derek Lofland D. Lofland
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Mike Randle M. Randle
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Matthew Williams M. Williams
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Gridiron Experts Gridiron Experts
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Donald Gibson D. Gibson
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Pro Football Focus Pro Football Focus
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Tommy Molioo T. Molioo
The Undroppables The Undroppables
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Tal Malachovsky T. Malachovsky
The Fantasy Scout The Fantasy Scout
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Jody Smith J. Smith
FullTime Fantasy FullTime Fantasy
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Jeff Paur J. Paur
RTSports RTSports
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FantasyPros FantasyPros
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Seth Keller S. Keller
Gridiron Experts Gridiron Experts
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Justin Sablich J. Sablich
5th Down Fantasy 5th Down Fantasy
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KJ K.
Fantasy Team Advice Fantasy Team Advice
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Aaron Schill A. Schill
FF Faceoff FF Faceoff
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Jason Petropoulos J. Petropoulos
BRoto Fantasy BRoto Fantasy
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John Hesterman J. Hesterman
Dynasty League Football Dynasty League Foo...
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Nick Bretwisch N. Bretwisch
Win Daily Sports Win Daily Sports
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Anthony Staggs A. Staggs
4for4.com 4for4.com
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Nate Hamilton N. Hamilton
The Game Day The Game Day
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Mike MacGregor M. MacGregor
Draft Buddy Draft Buddy
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Michael Petropoulos M. Petropoulos
BRoto Fantasy BRoto Fantasy
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Dale DeMott D. DeMott
Eat.Sleep.Fantasy Eat.Sleep.Fantasy
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Matt Marchese M. Marchese
Sportsnet Sportsnet
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Gridiron Experts Gridiron Experts
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Mark Ross M. Ross
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Craig Phillips C. Phillips
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Michael Florio M. Florio
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Peter Rogers P. Rogers
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Jacob Hubman J. Hubman
The Fantasy Headliners The Fantasy Headli...
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Mike Maher M. Maher
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Mike Tagliere M. Tagliere
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Gary VanDyke G. VanDyke
Gridiron Ratings Gridiron Ratings
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Jake Arthur J. Arthur
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Adam Pfeifer A. Pfeifer
FTN FTN
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Player Game Logs Comparison
 
O.J. Howard
TE - TB
2021 Schedule 
Week 1 vs. DAL at CIN
Week 2 vs. ATL at ARI
Week 3 at LAR vs. SEA
Week 4 at NE vs. CLE
Week 5 vs. MIA vs. DET
Week 6 at PHI at CAR
Week 7 vs. CHIBYE WEEK
Week 8 at NO vs. DAL
Week 9BYE WEEK at BAL
Week 10 at WAS at LAC
Week 11 vs. NYG vs. GB
Week 12 at IND at SF
Week 13 at ATL at DET
Week 14 vs. BUF vs. PIT
Week 15 vs. NO at CHI
Week 16 at CAR vs. LAR
Week 17 at NYJ at GB
Week 18 vs. CAR vs. CHI
Player Projections Comparison
 
O.J. Howard
TE - TB
Receiving
   
Receptions30.529.5
Rec Yards388.5312.4
Rec TDs2.82.6
   
Rushing
   
Rush Attempts0.00.0
Rush Yards0.00.0
Rush TDs0.00.0
   
Points
   
Fantasy Points54.744.8
   
Player Fantasy Points Comparison
 
O.J. Howard
TE - TB
2020 Points 
Week 19.61.7
Week 21.10.5
Week 34.92.1
Week 411.01.1
Week 52.4
Week 60.0
Week 70.0
Week 8-1.7
Week 9
Week 10
Week 119.2
Week 120.0
Week 13
Week 140.9
Week 154.8
Week 169.4
Week 1712.3
Week 18
Total26.642.7
Average6.73.1
Player Targets Comparison
 
O.J. Howard
TE - TB
2020 Targets 
Week 167
Week 234
Week 345
Week 463
Week 53
Week 60
Week 71
Week 82
Week 90
Week 10
Week 113
Week 120
Week 130
Week 141
Week 154
Week 164
Week 179
Week 18
Notes for Player Combination
 
O.J. Howard
TE - TB
Expert 
Kyle Yates
FantasyPros
Howard started out the 2020 season playing really well, but the injury derailed his entire year. Now, with Rob Gronkowski back and at full strength, it's difficult to see how Howard has any sort of significant fantasy relevance in 2021 outside of an injury to Gronk.The Vikings acquired Herndon recently and he seemed destined for a depth role in this offense with Irv Smith likely coming back into the lineup at some point during the season. However, Smith is now set to miss the entire year, which does make Herndon an intriguing add in deep Dynasty leagues. However, for redraft purposes, this might just be a position group that you want to avoid altogether in Minnesota. We could see a full-on rotation here versus a true standout player.
Mark Ringo
Sleepers and Busts
Howard's Achilles injury last year ended his 2020 season early, but he was quickly developing a rapport with Tom Brady. However, Achilles injuries are very difficult to come back from. I'm avoiding him in 2021.UPDATE....Herndon was traded to the Minnesota Vikings. Maybe the change will do him some good. It didn't work out in New York. Vikings TE Irv Smith is out 4-5 months with a torn meniscus (knee). Smith is being put on injured reserve. He's out for the year.
John Hesterman
Dynasty League Football
 Herndon gets a fresh start in Vikings country. The move came out of necessity after Irv Smith underwent a surgical procedure that expects to keep him out of the first part of the season. Herndon hasn't exactly flashed as expected the last few seasons, perhaps a change of scenery and possibly more opportunities will do him well. For redraft purposes, he is not yet on the fantasy radar.
Mike Tagliere
FantasyPros
We barely got to see Tom Brady toss the ball to Howard in 2020, but what we did see was Howard out-producing Rob Gronkowski. It's easy to forget that Howard was supposed to be the next big thing at tight end, similar to how people feel about Kyle Pitts today. Early reports out of Bucs camp suggest Howard is being flexed as a receiver and that Brady sees him as a legit threat in the passing game. With Gronkowski getting up there in age/bumps/bruises, we could see Howard finally take the step many thought he would years ago. Best of all, you'll find out for free.After an impressive rookie campaign where he tallied 502 yards and four touchdowns on just 56 targets, Herndon's last two seasons have been... non-existent. Adam Gase didn't make Herndon a priority in the offense, but he's gone, which can give us room for optimism. This is a brand-new offense and one that should reset your thinking on what Herndon is/isn't.
Elliot Berkovits
Packer Report
Howard is coming off a season in which he played in only four games. Now, he comes back to a crowded Bucs offense including fellow TE Rob Gronkowski and Antonio Brown's return won't help either. Howard's talent is undeniable, but he is far too inconsistent to trust outside of very deep leagues.Chris Herndon is a perfect example of a talented player who simply can't put it all together on the field. After years of injury-riddled seasons, he finally played 16 games in 2020. Unfortunately, those 16 games only produced 31 receptions, 287 yards, and three TDs. He is not someone worth drafting outside of super deep leagues.
Kevin Wheeler
The Draft Zone
 Herndon led all tight ends with 109 pass-blocking snaps in 2020 (making up 16.1% of his offensive snaps). He only allowed 4 pressures, a pressure rate of 3.7% (the TE average was 6.9%).