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T.J. Hockenson

T.J. Hockenson

TE - Minnesota Vikings

Height: 6' 5"Weight: 248 lbsAge: 26College: IowaDrafted: 2019 #8 (1st Rd. by DET)

2024 Outlook

Strength of Schedule
TE Rank: 27th (hard)
Draft Rank (ECR) #106
Best / Worst #57 / #137
ADP #129

Roster %

 
Yahoo
76%
 
ESPN
85%
 
FanDuel
 
DraftKings
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T.J. Hockenson would have been drafted as a top-six tight end in the vast majority of 2024 fantasy leagues if he hadn't torn his ACL and MCL on Dec. 24, putting his early-season availability for the new season in doubt. It's possible that the recovery from multiple ligament tears will keep Hockenson out until around midseason, and that he won't be his typically impactful self immediately upon his return. A healthy Hockenson is a fantasy difference-maker. He had 86 catches for 914 yards and six touchdowns in 2022, good for a TE2 finish in PPR fantasy scoring behind only Travis Kelce. Hockenson was having an even better season in 2023, with 95 catches for 960 yards and five touchdowns before the injury. Monitor the reports on Hockenson's recovery throughout the offseason, and resist the temptation to overspend on a player trying to come back from major knee surgery.

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T.J. Hockenson (knee) without timetable to return

T.J. Hockenson is without a clear timetable to return this season.

Fantasy Impact

Hockenson is still recovering from the knee injury that ended his season early last year. He mentioned he is taking things "day by day, week by week." This will remain a situation to monitor throughout the rest of the offseason into training camp.

Ari Koslow5 days ago
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Rankings
ECRBestWorst# of Experts
DraftTE #12TE #8TE #1748
Dynasty ----
ADP
Consensus
Overall#129
Tight Ends#14
ECR vs ADP
Projections
(2024)
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Projections (2024)
RecsRec YdsRec TdsFumblesPoints
78.1791.34.10.7180.3
History
Statistics
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Statistics (avgs.)
Rec YdsRec TdsRecsPoints
Last Week58045.8
Last 3 Weeks58055.8
Season to Date640.36.38.3
Game Log
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Game Log
OPPRec YdsRec TdsRecsPoints
Week 16vs. DET58045.8
Week 15@ CIN63066.3
Week 14@ LV53055.3
Week 12vs. CHI501511
Strength of Schedule
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Strength of Schedule (2024)
OppSummary
Next Game@ NYG24th easiest opponent
Next 3 GamesSF, HOU, GB13th easiest opponents
Playoffs (?)CHI, SEA, GB7th easiest opponents
Rest of Season--3rd easiest remaining opponents