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  Eric Ebron
TE - IND
Eric Ebron
Jared Cook
TE - OAK
Jared Cook
 
 
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ECR# 18# 17-
Best Rank# 10# 10-
Worst Rank# 28# 35-
    
Fantasy Points 
    
Season Total79.478.7-
Avg Game5.04.9-
Avg Projection76.578.2-
    
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SOS Rank26-
    
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  Eric Ebron
TE - IND
Eric Ebron
Jared Cook
TE - OAK
Jared Cook
2018 Schedule 
Week 1 vs. CIN vs. LAR
Week 2 at WAS at DEN
Week 3 at PHI at MIA
Week 4 vs. HOU vs. CLE
Week 5 at NE at LAC
Week 6 at NYJ vs. SEA
Week 7 vs. BUFBYE WEEK
Week 8 at OAK vs. IND
Week 9BYE WEEK at SF
Week 10 vs. JAC vs. LAC
Week 11 vs. TEN at ARI
Week 12 vs. MIA at BAL
Week 13 at JAC vs. KC
Week 14 at HOU vs. PIT
Week 15 vs. DAL at CIN
Week 16 vs. NYG vs. DEN
Week 17 at TEN at KC
  Eric Ebron
TE - IND
Eric Ebron
Jared Cook
TE - OAK
Jared Cook
Receiving
   
Receptions46.347.0
Rec Yards534.8583.2
Rec TDs4.03.5
   
Rushing
   
Rush Attempts0.00.0
Rush Yards0.00.0
Rush TDs0.00.0
   
Points
   
Fantasy Points76.578.2
   
  Eric Ebron
TE - IND
Eric Ebron
Jared Cook
TE - OAK
Jared Cook
2017 Points 
Week 10.95.6
Week 210.22.5
Week 30.910.3
Week 42.74.6
Week 50.60.5
Week 60.91.4
Week 710.7
Week 85.85.7
Week 93.512.6
Week 109.9
Week 114.93.6
Week 123.40.1
Week 133.80.9
Week 147.413.5
Week 159.31.7
Week 1614.31.5
Week 170.93.5
  Eric Ebron
TE - IND
Eric Ebron
Jared Cook
TE - OAK
Jared Cook
2017 Targets 
Week 135
Week 256
Week 376
Week 448
Week 546
Week 633
Week 77
Week 865
Week 949
Week 103
Week 1175
Week 1245
Week 1345
Week 14116
Week 1574
Week 1682
Week 1764
  Eric Ebron
TE - IND
Eric Ebron
Jared Cook
TE - OAK
Jared Cook
Expert 
Andrew Gould
FantasyPros
While perennially perceived as a disappointment, Ebron has slipped into the top 15 of TEs (standard and PPR) in each of the last two seasons. He never broke out in full earnest, but 86 targets in back-to-back years made him a steady streamer with Detroit. That workload, however, is in danger of decaying after joining Jack Doyle in Indianapolis. Dwayne Allen's 2016 (3.7 targets per game) might be a more reasonable projection for Ebron, who could nevertheless remain a matchup play because of Luck's penchant for finding TEs in the end zone. Are drafters still trying to make Cook happen? For all the annual August buzz, he has crossed the pylon 19 times over 133 career games. He has only once exceeded 700 yards. He's a TE2 only worth starting in the opportune matchup or as a bye-week replacement.
Kevin Wheeler
NFL Mock
Eric Ebron has lined up "everywhere" in the Colts offense. And the new tight end already is beginning to feel at home in Indianapolis. @gmbremer From week 10-16, Ebron was the TE5 as Detroit was trying to shop him around in the off season before dropping him.Cook quietly set a career high with 54 catches last season. "Jared Cook has had a great camp," said Gruden. "I did not know Jared Cook moved like that. I knew he had really good pass receiving skills, but we can line him up at a lot of different places now. He's been really sharp. San Jose Mercury News If you like to bet on early season SOS, Jared Cook could be someone to watch. Three of his first four opponents finished 2017 in the top 5 of most points allowed to the TE position (.5 formats). @TheFFRealist
Bobby Sylvester
FantasyPros
It may be tempting, but don't be so quick to give up on Ebron. Since 2000, only Gronk, Tony Gonzalez, Jason Witten and Jeremy Shockey have as many receiving yards as Ebron before their 25th birthdays. Ebron might have to overtake Doyle before having much relevance, but there is a shot it happens or that they use him as a move tight end with Doyle on the line in two tight end sets. That means there is a shot Ebron morphs into a top-five fantasy tight end with Andrew Luck throwing him the ball. It is hard not to like the weapons Cook is competing with from Amari Cooper and Jordy Nelson to Martavis Bryant, but Cook was seventh in receiving yards last season so he is definitely still a fantasy asset. Granted, Derek Carr has taken a big step back so there will only be so many touchdowns to go around. You'd expect Cook to improve on the two he posted last year, though, and if he had even three, we would have been looking at a top 12 fantasy tight end.
Staff Rankings
QB List
The Colts use two tight end sets at the second-highest rate in the league, which means that even with Jack Doyle in the fold Ebron could hold some fantasy relevance. He was a bust in Detroit, but Ebron is just 25 and still holds some fantasy upside. He's a high-risk, high-reward TE that I'd be willing to snap up as a TE2, particularly if I had a safe TE1.Cook's perceived value says a lot about a person psychologically. Optimists will say that the offseason acquisitions of Jordy Nelson and Martavis Bryant will allow Cook to face more coverage from linebackers, which will allow Derek Carr to target him as much or possibly even more than in years past. Pessimists will say that having additional playmakers, particularly ones who are adept in the red zone, will hurt Cook's value. I'll let you determine your thoughts on the manner, but it does seem unlikely that Cook will see enough targets to be a TE1 next season.
Mike Tagliere
FantasyPros
It's very possible that Ebron ends up higher in my final rankings, provided Andrew Luck is looking like the old Andrew Luck in the preseason. He targets the tight end position an awful lot, so despite Ebron's lack of development, he can be a player on a team that has serious wide receiver problems. Cook was someone who was bound to see a lot of targets before all of the offseason acquisitions happened. After signing Jordy Nelson, it seemed like it was still going to be Seth Roberts fighting for targets with Cook over the middle of the field, but once they traded for Martavis Bryant, it all made sense. Nelson will move to the slot, while Amari Cooper and Bryant play on the perimeter, meaning Cook just got a whole lot better competition for targets, hence him being down towards the low-end TE2 part of my rankings.
Derek Lofland
Fantasy Football Maniax
Ebron has a ton of sleeper potential playing with QB Andrew Luck and the Colts plan on using him all over the formation.