WR Randall Cobb - Dallas Cowboys
|5-10, 191||Born: 8-20-1990||College: Kentucky||Drafted: Round 2, pick 2011|
News you need to know
From the upgrade/downgrade report (Mon Nov 18): Cobb has had two huge and three fantasy relevant weeks in a row. With Stephon Gilmore likely on Amari Cooper this week and Tre'Davious White in Week 13, Cobb should be a featured target for a red hot Dak Prescott.
Week 12: at New England Patriots
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Recent Stats and Projections
Weekly Performance vs WR 1, WR 12, WR 24, WR 36
Randall Cobb's percentile rank in each category, among WR with more than 50 fantasy points.
Recent Game Summaries
2019 Week 11 vs DET (7 / 4 / 115 / 1 rec)
Cobb surpassed 100 yards for a second consecutive week, notching a touchdown as well against the Lions. Cobb came wide open on a deep post and absorbed a big hit at the goal line for his touchdown foray. Cobb added nearly 50 yards on another wide-open reception over the middle the field as Darius Slay was occupied by Amari Cooper in the game and the Lions secondary is suspect-at-best otherwise. Cobb had two drops to prevent his big game from being even more pronounced and pushing 150 yards.
2019 Week 10 vs MIN (8 / 6 / 106 / 1 rec)
Cobb easily surpassed his previous season high in yardage against the Vikings, posting 106 yards and his first touchdown since Week 1. Cobb collected a small window throw from Dak Prescott for a seam touchdown and worked the deeper areas of the field more than any other game this season with crossing and comeback routes of note. Cobb left one target on the field with a third-down drop amidst what was otherwise a clean performance for the veteran slot maven.
2019 Week 9 vs NYG (8 / 6 / 35 / 0 rec, 1 / 0 / 0 rush)
Cobb saw a season-high eight targets against the Giants, but his biggest impact, a floating red zone touchdown, was called back by penalty. Cobb also absorbed a big hit on a third-down crossing route, coughing up a fumble in field goal range. Cobb added a drop to his up-and-down game as he has found the end zone just once this season and has surpassed 50 yards in a game only twice.
2019 Week 5 vs GB (6 / 3 / 53 / 0 rec)
Cobb did not take advantage of his two games without Michael Gallup in the lineup. With Gallup back in Week 5, Cobb saw six targets but was invisible in the first half (only logged a drop) before rising with the collective Dallas comeback mode tide over the final 30 minutes. Cobb turned a short reception into nearly 20 yards with an after-the-catch foray and stretched for a first down in the closing minutes of the game after a short hitch target. Cobb has not scored since Week 1 and the Jets and Eagles offer quality matchups over the next two weeks.
2019 Week 4 vs NO (6 / 3 / 41 / 0 rec)
With Michael Gallup still out of the lineup, Randall Cobb assumed the secondary role to Amari Cooper against the Saints. Cobb saw a moderate six targets with his biggest play coming in the final seconds down the seam as Dallas set up a last gasp heave into the end zone from midfield. Cobb also added a critical third-down drop late in the game. Cobb has largely been outplayed by the Dallas tight ends (Jason Witten, Blake Jarwin) in the opening month of the season for interior passing game work.
2019 Week 3 vs MIA (4 / 2 / 23 / 0 rec)
Without Michael Gallup in the lineup against Miami, Cobb had a golden opportunity for his best game this season. Cobb did not see a target until late in the second quarter, however, and his two best plays were both called back by penalty. On one occasion Cobb found room over the middle and the other was a great downfield reception as Cobb raced all the way for the 74-yard touchdown. Both did not see the box score with penalties and Cobb was left with a 20-yard crossing route as his lone contribution of consequence.
2019 Week 2 vs WAS (6 / 5 / 24 / 0 rec, 2 / 11 / 0 rush)
Cobb produced a modest stat line against Washington, operating near the line of scrimmage for his targets. Yards after the catch is where Cobb wins and he converted two receptions into post-catch yardage of note. Cobb did drop a pass, tipping it into the air and ultimately and interception, marring his performance and bobbling a screen pass. Cobb has filled the previous-season Cole Beasley role in the offense with a limited weekly ceiling but solid floor of offensive involvement.
2019 Week 1 vs NYG (5 / 4 / 69 / 1 rec)
Cobb stepped right into the departed Cole Beasley slot role in Dallas with positive results against the Giants. Cobb added yards after the catch on multiple occasions, showing a solid stiff arm and being schemed into a swing pass design on another. Cobb added a drop but also had a reception called back by penalty amidst his efficient performance on a mere five targets.
Latest NewsCowboys | Randall Cobb tops 100 yards (Sun Nov 17, 09:24 PM) - Dallas Cowboys WR Randall Cobb caught four of his seven targets for 115 yards and a touchdown in a 35-27 win over the Detroit Lions in Week 11. link to story Cowboys | Randall Cobb turns back the clock (Mon Nov 11, 02:16 AM) - Dallas Cowboys WR Randall Cobb hauled in six passes for 106 yards and a touchdown against the Minnesota Vikings on Sunday, Nov. 10. link to story
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