Via 4for4.com, the Arizona Cardinals have 9.3 vacated targets per game. However, he did fail to improve upon his TD total of three in his rookie season as he once again had a measly three TD’s at years end.
A few weeks ago, I discussed Kyler Murray’s horrid play from Week 11 on, and Kirk was side by side with him. No matter what QB Hopkins has played with or what weapons have surrounded him, he has always been and will be a target hog. However, that doesn’t help your fantasy teams; it hurts them. Consistency grade is available to #FootClan members.
1 Overall Picks, 5 ACC Sleepers To Keep An Eye On This Season. Speed Score is a weight adjusted 40-yard-dash that accounts for the size of the player. Will Fuller did just fine for himself (when he was healthy) as Hopkins’ running mate in Houston by gobbling up the one-on-one deep shots he got when safety help was skewed Hopkins’ way. Join to Unlock. Running Backs and Wide Receivers are aiming for that 4.4 time.
D.J. Christian Kirk was scheduled for a sophomore breakout and it happened, but only for one week, as he crammed in 138 yards and all three of his 2019 TDs into the week 10 Buccs game. However, with it related to a change in philosophy, it isn’t something Kirk can overcome with good play. It just seems like further volume made him less efficient, and he didn’t get as lucky with his deep catch percentage. If it was just a drop off in QB play that spurned Kirk or an injury, he could overcome that. Moore, and Michael Gallup have an argument not only as the top dog in the class but as upper-echelon receivers in the league altogether.
Athleticism is calculated using different metrics including player weight, 40-yard-dash, vertical jump, shuttle, and more. The most natural answer is as a field-stretching Z. Kirk was a bit healthier in 2019 and enjoyed a major step up in quarterback play and volume with rookie quarterback Kyler Murray at the helm over previous rookie Josh Rosen in 2018. It is adjusted differently for each position to account for what matters most for NFL production. Touchdown % is available to #FootClan members.
I would say to sell Kirk, but I sincerely doubt you’d be able to get anything of value for him. Expert Consensus Chase Edmonds. Average Ranking of Fantasy Experts. - 2018. You've watched all the tape, you know the stats. Kareem Hunt $6800 (CIN) Kirk, a 4.47 40-yard dash receiver with a 35.5-inch vertical jump and 115-inch broad jump, is not the sort of athlete that projects as a field-stretcher. Fitzgerald caught more of his targets, had a higher yards/reception despite the shallower depth of target, and had fewer drops. It's week 7 and it's time to once again change the call! Kyler Murray $7100 (SEA) @tyler_grez has got the picks to set you up for success this week. It’s a solid one-two punch that has me jumping off the Christian Kirk bandwagon. In 2019, Kirk was technically a more effective slot receiver than Fitzgerald was, beating him out in yards/route run (1.40 to 1.33) and in catch percentage (73.9% to 69.8%). @Glosser13 is bringing you his start/sits for your IDP leagues. Aaron Jones $7200 (HOU) With the increased opportunity, came increased production, his receptions, and yards all raised. That is a big problem for Kirk, especially when considering he didn’t do a ton with the 100+ targets he received. Next Up Player Breakdowns. Not to mention, Kirk improved on his drop rate in year two, even with the increase of targets. He went from 43 receptions and 590 yards to 68 receptions and 709 yards. DeShaun Watson $6800 (GB) The 2018 wide receiver class was known as a thick, but starless group at the time of its drafting. Based on his stats from the past 30 days, he is currently ranked 71st with 21.70 total points (4.34 avg).
This time, it’s Arizona Cardinals WR Christian Kirk, who has been wicked consistent when on the field.
Breakdown Christian Kirk. https://www.dynastynerds.com/getting-defensive-idp-start-sit-week-7/. Now, Hopkins isn’t going to demand the same volume in Arizona (he’s averaged 170 targets over the last five years!)