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Gerald Everett

Gerald Everett

TE - LAC

Height: 6' 3"Weight: 240 lbsAge: 27College: South AlabamaDrafted: #44 (2nd Rd.)

2022 Outlook

Draft Rank (ECR) #168
Best / Worst #136 / #255
ADP #184

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44%
 
ESPN
6%
 
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Gerald Everett was solid during stretches of the 2021 season, particularly after Russell Wilson returned from injury. The ex-Rams tight end ranked as the TE9 in fantasy points per game (PPR) from Weeks 10-16 while running a route on 74% of dropbacks.

Everett proved he can be a featured No. 1 tight end for the Chargers coming off a career year. He achieved career-highs in receptions (48) and receiving yards (478) and wreaked havoc with the ball in his hands, forcing 11 missed tackles after the catch - sixth-most among tight ends.

His peripheral metrics in Seattle's offense - 12% target share, 63% route participation and 17% target rate per route run - were nearly identical to Jared Cook on the Chargers offense last season.

Cook finished as TE16 overall which seems like Everett's fantasy floor heading into 2022. The tackle-breaking tight end finished the 2021 season just .4 points per game short of Cook's average (8.3 versus 7.9) despite playing in an offense that ranked dead last in pass attempts per game (29.1).

L.A. ranked third in that category last season (39.6).

Breakout tight ends are generally athletic players who earn above-average route participation in high-powered offenses. Everett fits the profile of next season's star at the position.

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Gerald Everett will sign with Chargers

The Los Angeles Chargers and Gerald Everett have agreed to terms on a new contract.

Fantasy Impact

The contract terms are unknown for the 27-year-old tight end. Last year in Seattle, Everett had 48 receptions and four touchdowns. He will be a low TE1/high TE2 in fantasy with Justin Herbert throwing to him.

Kelly Kirby - 9 weeks ago
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Rankings
ECRBestWorst# of Experts
DraftTE #24TE #17TE #3052
Dynasty TE #23TE #18TE #3530
ADP
ConsensusSleeperFantrax
Overall#184#169#196
Tight Ends#24#24#23
Projections
(2022)
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Projections (2022)
RecsRec YdsRec TdsFumblesPoints
595864.71.384.4
History
Statistics
(avgs.)
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Statistics (avgs.)
Rec YdsRec TdsRecsPoints
Last Week20012
Last 3 Weeks41.30.32.76.1
Season to Date31.90.33.24.7
Game Log
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Game Log
OPPRec YdsRec TdsRecsPoints
Week 18@ ARI20012
Week 17vs. DET36033.6
Week 16vs. CHI681412.8
Week 15@ LAR60046
Strength of Schedule
(2022)
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Strength of Schedule (2022)
OppSummary
Next Game@ DEN28th easiest opponent
Playoffs (?)TEN, IND, LAR16th easiest opponents
Rest of Season--5th easiest remaining opponents
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Most Accurate Experts
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Most accurate experts for Gerald Everett
T-1.Brad EvansTE #24
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4.Andrew EricksonTE #20
5.John Hesterman-
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