Jesse James

Jesse James

TE - PIT
Height: 6' 7"Weight: 261 lbsAge: 23College: Penn StateDrafted: #160 (5th Rd.)

2017 Outlook

Strength of Schedule:
16th easiest for TEs
Draft Rank (ECR) #223
Best / Worst #139 / #279
ADP N/A

Ownership

 
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8%
 
ESPN
8%
 
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Expert Note
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Jesse James could get some red zone attention but there are to many better options in Pittsburgh.

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Jesse James a favorite of Big Ben, coaching staff

In a Q&A article, Pittsburgh Post-Gazette writer Gerry Dulac revealed that Steelers tight end Jesse James is a favorite of quarterback Ben Roethlisberger and the coaching staff.

Fantasy Impact

Given how unreliable Ladarius Green was last year, James was often asked to step up as the starter at tight end. He didn't post eye-popping numbers, but was reliable and came through in the clutch during the playoffs. Despite the positive vibes from Big Ben and the coaching staff, James isn't likely to be more than a middling TE2 in fantasy leagues.

Alexander Onushco - 19 weeks ago
ECRBestWorst# of Experts
DraftTE #25TE #16TE #4231
Dynasty TE #34TE #24TE #5412
Projections
(2017)
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RecsRec YdsRec TdsFumblesPoints
40.1400.33.6061.6
Statistics
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Rec YdsRec TdsRecsPoints
Last Week16031.6
Last 3 Weeks21.7032.2
Season to Date21.10.23.83.2
Game Log
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OPPRec YdsRec TdsRecsPoints
Week 17vs. CLE16031.6
Week 16vs. BAL49054.9
Week 15@ CIN0010
Week 14@ BUF5030.5
Strength of Schedule
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OppSummary
Next Game@ CLE1st easiest opponent
Next 3 GamesMIN, CHI, BAL23rd easiest opponents
Playoffs (?)BAL, NE, HOU25th easiest opponents
Rest of Season--16th easiest remaining opponents