Amari Cooper

Amari Cooper

WR - OAK
Height: 6' 1"Weight: 211 lbsAge: 24College: AlabamaDrafted: #4 (1st Rd. by Oakland)

2018 Outlook

Strength of Schedule:
31st easiest for WRs
Draft Rank (ECR) #34
Best / Worst #19 / #96
ADP #33

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After posting back-to-back 1,000-yard seasons to open his career, Cooper hit some speed bumps in 2017, as he finished with just 680 yards in 14 games. It was even worse than that, though, as he accumulated 30.9 percent of his yardage in just one game. We do know that his ankle caused him to miss nearly two full games, but it's rare to see a wide receiver struggle the way he did when coming off two impressive seasons. It may not have helped that Derek Carr was dealing with a back injury as well, so we'll chalk that season up to an outlier in what's been a great start to a career. The Raiders cut Michael Crabtree, which helps, but then brought in both Jordy Nelson and Martavis Bryant to replenish the weaponry. Still, Cooper is the only one who has rapport with his quarterback, so I'd expect him to bounce back to WR2 status in 2018. Another fun fact: Gruden has produced at least one 1,000-yard receiver in each of his 11 years as a coach.

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Amari Cooper not targeted in preseason debut

Amari Cooper started but was not targeted in the Raiders' 16-10 preseason win over the Lions Friday night.

Fantasy Impact

Cooper appeared briefly to open the win over Detroit but was not targeted. He is a huge upside WR2 for the coming season.

Justin Mackey - 5 days ago
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ECRBestWorst# of Experts
DraftWR #15WR #9WR #4085
Dynasty WR #10WR #6WR #2737
ConsensusFFCCBSFantraxNFL
Overall#33#38#34#36-
Wide Receivers#15#15#19#13#15
ECR vs ADP
Projections
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Rush AttRush YdsRush TdsRecsRec YdsRec TdsFumblesPoints
0.95.8077.510356.60.2143
History
Statistics
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Rec YdsRec TdsRecsPoints
Last Week1151317.5
Last 3 Weeks60.30.7210
Season to Date48.60.53.47.9
Game Log
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OPPRec YdsRec TdsRecsPoints
Week 17@ LAC1151317.5
Week 16@ PHI661312.6
Week 14@ KC0000
Week 12vs. DEN9116.9
Strength of Schedule
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OppSummary
Next Gamevs. LAR3rd easiest opponent
Next 3 GamesDEN, MIA, CLE2nd easiest opponents
Playoffs (?)PIT, CIN, DEN8th easiest opponents
Rest of Season--12th easiest remaining opponents