WR Robby Anderson - New York Jets
|6-3, 190||Born: 5-9-1993||College: Temple||Drafted: ---|
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From the upgrade/downgrade report (Mon Nov 18): Anderson scored vs. Washington... and well that's it. He is not getting jumpstarted despite a good schedule and better play from Sam Darnold. He has another good matchup this week, but can't be trusted.
Week 12: vs Oakland Raiders
Detailed matchup analysis coming soon.
Recent Stats and Projections
Weekly Performance vs WR 1, WR 12, WR 24, WR 36
Robby Anderson's percentile rank in each category, among WR with more than 50 fantasy points.
Recent Game Summaries
2019 Week 10 vs NYG (3 / 1 / 11 / 0 rec)
Once expected to be the leader in stats among the Jets wide receivers, Anderson has instead become the forgotten man. The offensive line not giving quarterback Sam Darnold time doesn't help, but Anderson is also not getting as open and Darnold seems a little hesitant to air the ball out, which given some of his turnover issues, isn't a shock. On the one play where they connected, Anderson ran a nice out route and Darnold delivered a sharp pass under duress. Anderson held on as he was immediately hit to gain a first down.
2019 Week 9 vs MIA (4 / 2 / 33 / 0 rec)
Anderson saw very little work, again mostly because Sam Darnold has no time to throw, and appears to have some tunnel vision even when he does, locking onto Jamison Crowder and Le'Veon Bell. The Dolphins don't have the corners to cover deep, but the Jets don't seem to give enough time to their quarterback to throw it deep either, and despite a good matchup ahead in the form of the Giants, it doesn't look like Anderson will see too many targets going forward.
2019 Week 8 vs JAX (6 / 4 / 43 / 0 rec)
Anderson should have had a long reception but was called for offensive pass interference, and was the target on two of Sam Darnold's interceptions. There's no time for Darnold to throw behind his terrible offensive line, so it's a bit shocking that Anderson gets as many targets as he does, considering his game is mostly deep vertical routes.
2019 Week 7 vs NE (8 / 1 / 10 / 0 rec)
Anderson was shut down by a combination of good coverage, and a shaky quarterback under massive pressure with no time to throw. Anderson's vertical ability isn't of any help when Same Darnold cannot look downfield to find him.
2019 Week 6 vs DAL (8 / 5 / 125 / 1 rec)
The bulk of Anderson's yardage came on one play, but it was a doozy. Anderson ran a post route, and was wide open for a bomb from quarterback Sam Darnold, which the receiver easily caught and took to the house for a 92-yard score. The pair missed on a couple of other deep bombs, but the Jets seem intent on trying to stretch the field, and utilize Anderson's speed and vertical ability.
2019 Week 5 vs PHI (3 / 1 / 16 / 0 rec)
Anderson is mostly a vertical threat and with Luke Falk under constant duress, the speedy receiver never had time to get open. The Jets haven't tried to stretch the field much anyway, and the offensive line issues just make that worse.
2019 Week 3 vs NE (5 / 3 / 11 / 0 rec)
Anderson was swamped by Patriots cornerback Stephon Gilmore and limited by an inability of the offensive line to give his quarterback time to allow Anderson even a chance of getting open. It didn't help that most of what quarterback Luke Falk did was throw short even when he had time. Anderson couldn't break free very often and saw little attention from the offense when he did.
2019 Week 2 vs CLE (6 / 4 / 81 / 0 rec)
Despite a decent statline, it's worth noting that Anderson had just two targets in the first half, both off which were wiped out due to penalties. In other words, he was not much in the gameplan. That changed a little with Luke Falk under center in the second half, as the Jets opened things up a little more. He had a couple of good catches, including a nice effort to come back on an underthrown ball by Falk in the third quarter.
2019 Week 1 vs BUF (7 / 3 / 23 / 0 rec)
Along with LeVeon Bell, Jamison Crowder was the only real bright spot for the Jets offense. Crowder was by far the most targeted member of the team as well as the one with the most catches. Unfortunately he has the dubious honor now of being the first player in history to have 14 catches but under 100 yards. Crowder had a knack for getting open out of the slot, and even when he didn't, he did a fine job snagging the ball even while being blanketed by coverage.
Latest NewsJets | Robby Anderson manages score on only grab (Sun Nov 17, 09:00 PM) - New York Jets WR Robby Anderson had just one catch for six yards in Week 11 against the Washington Redskins, but at least it was good for a touchdown. link to story Jets | Robby Anderson struggling (Sat Nov 16, 09:45 PM) - New York Jets WR Robby Anderson has 13 total receptions in five games since QB Sam Darnold returned from a bout with mono. Our View: Anderson faces yet another weak secondary against Washington this week, but is only a desperation boom/bust play.
link to story Jets | Robby Anderson should play (Fri Nov 15, 06:32 PM) - New York Jets WR Robby Anderson (back, shoulder) fully participated in practice Friday, Nov. 15, and is not on the injury report for Week 11. link to story Jets | NY Jets' Week 11 injury report (Fri Nov 15, 03:31 PM) - New York Jets LB C.J. Mosley (groin), DB Matthias Farley (quad), OL Ryan Kalil (knee) and LB Paul Worrilow (quad) were unable to practice Friday, Nov. 15, and have been ruled out for Week 11 against the New York Jets. CB Darryl Roberts (calf) did not practice all week and is listed as doubtful. RB Le'Veon Bell (ribs, knee, illness), LB Brandon Copeland (hip, thumb), LB Neville Hewitt (neck, knee), OL Alex Lewis (elbow), DL Steve McLendon (neck), OL Kelvin Beachum (ankle) and WR Demaryius Thomas (knee, hamstring) were limited in practice Friday and are listed as questionable. DL Henry Anderson (shoulder) was upgraded to full practice Friday and is also listed as questionable. WR Robby Anderson was a limited participant in practice all week but no longer appears on the injury report. RB Josh Adams (illness), QB Sam Darnold (thumb), WR Jamison Crowder (knee, quad), WR Braxton Berrios (hamstring, hip), TE Ryan Griffin (ankle), OL Tom Compton (back), LB Jordan Jenkins (calf), DB Blessuan Austin (knee) and DB Nate Hairston (thumb, knee) fully participated in practice Friday and have also been removed from the injury report. link to story Jets | Limited practice for Robby Anderson (Thu Nov 14, 05:46 PM) - New York Jets WR Robby Anderson (back, shoulder) was limited during practice Thursday, Nov. 14. Our View: Anderson has been a massive disappointment this year as he has failed to come through in good matchups like this weekend's vs. Washington. He's only a desperation play at this point.
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