WR Andre Roberts - Atlanta Falcons
|5-11, 195||Born: 1-9-1988||College: Citadel||Drafted: Round 3|
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Recent Game Summaries
2017 Week 16 vs NO (0 / 0 / 0 / 0 rec)
Typically a good decision maker in the return game, Roberts took the second kickoff and wound up stuffed at the 15 when he fielded the ball deep in the end zone.
2017 Week 15 vs TB (0 / 0 / 0 / 0 rec)
He continued his strong season as a kick returner, taking the opening kickoff up the right hash to the Atlanta 36. He ran through the reach of the first defender on a 58-yard punt for a 13-yard return. He reached the 25 on his second kick return.
2017 Week 12 vs TB (0 / 0 / 0 / 0 rec)
He earned three strong returns during the first three quarters of this game, including a punt return for 18 yards and a 35-yard return late in the third quarter.
2017 Week 11 vs SEA (0 / 0 / 0 / 0 rec)
He took the opening kickoff at the right flat near the numbers a yard deep in the end zone and returned it past the 50 to the opposite sideline. After Seattle closed the 21-7 lead to 11, Roberts muffed a pooch kick and Seattle recovered at the Atlanta 11.
2017 Week 9 vs CAR (1 / 0 / 0 / 0 rec)
He had the ball stripped from his grasp during his first punt returned, but recovered his own fumble.
2017 Week 8 vs NYJ (0 / 0 / 0 / 0 rec)
e had an 80-yard punt return with 3:36 left, but it was wiped out by an illegal block in the back. Roberts began from the right flat and weaved his way to the left sideline.
2017 Week 7 vs NE (1 / 0 / 0 / 0 rec)
He got a step on the trailing defensive back on 3rd and 10 from the Patriots' 19 during the first quarter, but he could not hang onto the target near his chest that hit him on the hands while he dove for the ball with the defender tight to his frame and blocking some of his view of the ball. It was the extent of his offensive workload.
2017 Week 4 vs BUF (0 / 0 / 0 / 0 rec)
He took the opening kick from the middle of the end zone to the 19 after working hard for the final four yards after contact. Roberts took a short kickoff on a bounce and fumbled the ball after contact from the defense, but Atlanta recovered. Late in the fourth quarter, Roberts bounced a run to the right sideline on a kickoff fielded in the end zone. He crossed midfield for a 61-yard return to answer a Bills field goal that put Buffalo ahead with 4:35 in left. It gave Atlanta a chance to retake the lead.
2017 Week 3 vs DET (1 / 1 / 12 / 0 rec)
He earned two strong returns past the Atlanta 30 on two returns during the first half, including a near-breakaway to the 36 early in the second quarter. Roberts earned nearly 15 up the right seam with half of it occurring after the catch during the second quarter. He broke a third-quarter punt up the left sideline for 27 yards and nearly the length of the line-drive punt with nearly no hang-time. He got stuffed at the 12 on a kick return after Detroit closed the gap to 3 yards late in the third quarter.
2017 Week 2 vs GB (1 / 0 / 0 / 0 rec)
He fielded the opening kick at the goal line and was stuffed before he reached the 20 thanks to strong coverage down field.
2017 Week 1 vs CHI (0 / 0 / 0 / 0 rec)
He returned the opening kick 60 yards, weaving through the middle of the defense from the left flat to the right sideline, but an illegal block in the back by Kemal Ishmael early in the run nullified the play.
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