TE Vernon Davis - Washington Redskins
|6-3, 253||Born: 1-31-1984||College: Maryland||Drafted: Round 1, pick 2006|
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Weekly Performance vs TE 1, TE 12, TE 24
Vernon Davis's percentile rank in each category, among TE with more than 50 fantasy points.
Recent Game Summaries
2018 Week 15 vs JAX (3 / 2 / 16 / 0 rec)
Vernon Davis had two catches for sixteen yards on three targets. However, he exited this game with a neck injury before coming back. He was unable to be a main contributor in this game as the quarterback play hindered all skill positions. As the starting tight end now, Vernon will be relied upon for an expanded role moving forward.
2018 Week 14 vs NYG (4 / 4 / 31 / 0 rec)
Vernon Davis caught all four of his targets for thirty-one yards. The Washington offense didn't allow much productivity as the quarterback play was a disaster. However, Vernon may take on a larger role in the coming weeks depending on the severity of Jordan's foot injury.
2018 Week 13 vs PHI (2 / 2 / 15 / 0 rec)
Vernon Davis had fifteen yards on two receptions. Vernon being that backup tight end lends itself to quiet games much like this one. The offense shutdown in the second half so he didn't even have opportunities for splash plays.
2018 Week 12 vs DAL (4 / 2 / 73 / 1 rec)
Vernon Davis recorded two catches on the day but the highlight was his fifty-three yard touchdown. Vernon can still stretch the field and he split two defenders across the field to catch his reception in stride. He won't give consistent production but he is still very capable of splash plays throughout the game. As the backup tight end his isn't featured but it might be beneficial for Washington to utilize him more with the lack of receiving weapons.
2018 Week 11 vs HOU (2 / 0 / 0 / 0 rec)
Vernon Davis did not record a catch in this game. He was targeted twice.
2018 Week 9 vs ATL (7 / 5 / 62 / 0 rec)
Vernon Davis was more involved in this game as he had five receptions. Three of his five receptions came one drive in the third quarter. Vernon was second on the team in receiving yards as it is clear his athleticism can be helpful to Washington's offense. It might be best if Washington features him a little more down the stretch. He can still make a difference downfield as Washington's offense is lacking explosive players in the passing game.
2018 Week 8 vs NYG (3 / 1 / 21 / 0 rec)
Vernon Davis wasn't able to make any splash plays in this game as he only tallied one catch for twenty-one yards. Unless he connects on a big gain down field, he will often have quiet stat lines.
2018 Week 6 vs CAR (3 / 3 / 48 / 1 rec)
Vernon Davis showed his big play potential as he hauled in a thirty yard touchdown. It ended up being a busted coverage but his ability to attack the seams up field was on full display. His other two catches were short but Vernon was able to record one of the two touchdown catches in this game.
2018 Week 5 vs NO (3 / 2 / 15 / 0 rec)
Vernon Davis played a secondary role again as Jordan was on the field. He tallied two catches for fifteen yards.
2018 Week 3 vs GB (2 / 2 / 70 / 0 rec)
Vernon Davis tallied two receptions for seventy yards. Alex connected with Vernon on a fifty yard reception in the first half that ultimately set them up for a touchdown. Vernon's speed makes him a deep threat every down but the opportunities are extremely limited with Jordan Reed dominating snaps.
2018 Week 2 vs IND (1 / 1 / 7 / 0 rec)
Vernon Davis had one catch for seven yards. As the backup tight end he doesn't get many opportunities in the passing game.
2018 Week 1 vs ARI (1 / 1 / 9 / 0 rec)
Vernon Davis reverted to 2nd string as Jordan is now healthy. Vernon had one catch for nine yards. Most of his impact comes when he is the starter, so his production will stay minimal with Jordan Reed in the lineup.
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