Devante Parker

Devante Parker

Height: 6' 3"Weight: 212 lbsAge: 25College: LouisvilleDrafted: #14 (1st Rd. by Miami)

2018 Outlook

Strength of Schedule:
9th easiest for WRs
Draft Rank (ECR) #84
Best / Worst #50 / #135
ADP #90


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There are a lot of fantasy players who are bailing on Parker at this point in his career, and while I get why they'd want to do that, it's a mistake. He's a former first-round pick who is 6-foot-3 and 220 pounds, who has produced when he's been healthy. There've been 25 games in which he's seen at least five targets, and in those games he's averaged 68.2 yards and 0.3 touchdowns, which is low-end WR2 numbers. He did that with Jarvis Landry on the team, who is now a Cleveland Browns receiver. It's rare to find a player this late in drafts who has 120-target potential, but Parker does. If he stays healthy, he's going to finish as a top-30 wide receiver with upside for more.

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Devante Parker impressing with work ethic

Joe Schad of the Palm Beach Post reports that Dolphins coaches are saying,"few if any players have spent more time in the building than Parker since last season ended. He’s been focused on managing his health as well as studying film."

Fantasy Impact

After getting hammered by Adam Gase during the 2016 preseason for not showing enough dedication, Parker has now had glowing reports over the last two offseasons. While many will roll their eyes at the news, Parker has been extremely productive when on the field. There have been 25 games in his career where he's totaled at least five targets, and in those games he's averaged 68.2 yards and 0.3 touchdowns per game, which amount to low-end WR2 numbers. Keep in mind that was with Jarvis Landry on the field, who is now in Cleveland. There's a realistic opportunity for Parker to see 120-plus targets if he stays healthy, and that would almost guarantee WR2/3 production out of him with a higher ceiling than most want to admit. At his current cost of WR39 in early ADP, Parker is one of the biggest steals at the wide receiver position.

Mike Tagliere - 2 weeks ago
ECRBestWorst# of Experts
DraftWR #37WR #25WR #5737
Dynasty ----
Wide Receivers#38#39#38
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Rush AttRush YdsRush TdsRecsRec YdsRec TdsFumblesPoints
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Rec YdsRec TdsRecsPoints
Last Week64066.4
Last 3 Weeks7205.77.2
Season to Date51.
Game Log
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OPPRec YdsRec TdsRecsPoints
Week 17vs. BUF64066.4
Week 16@ KC63056.3
Week 15@ BUF89068.9
Week 14vs. NE40044
Strength of Schedule
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Next GameBYE
Next 3 GamesTEN, NYJ, OAK1st easiest opponents
Playoffs (?)NE, MIN, JAC1st easiest opponents
Rest of Season--10th easiest remaining opponents