WR Sterling Shepard - New York Giants

5-10, 194Born: 2-10-1994College: OklahomaDrafted: Round 2, pick 2016

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From the upgrade/downgrade report (Tue Oct 20): Shepard could return for Week 7 and probably would be a surer thing to if the game was on Sunday instead of Thursday. If not Week 7, then Week 8 will see Shepard's return. He could lead the Giants in receptions going forward, but it's tough to trust any part of this offense outside of Darius Slayton.

General News (Mon Oct 19): is "a little closer to returning" and his status for Week 6 against the Philadelphia Eagles could come down to a pregame workout, according to comments made by head coach Joe Judge on Monday, Oct. 19.

Week 7: at Philadelphia Eagles

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Recent Stats and Projections

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7 at PHI PROJ-Dodds * 0 * * 2.3 * * * *
7 at PHI PROJ-Tremblay * 0 * * 0.2 * * * *
7 at PHI PROJ-Bloom * 0 * * 0.0 * * * *
7 at PHI PROJ-Consensus * 0 * * 1.3 * * * *

Weekly Performance vs WR 1, WR 12, WR 24, WR 36

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Sterling Shepard's percentile rank in each category, among WR with more than 50 fantasy points.

Latest News

Giants | Sterling Shepard comes off IR (Thu Oct 22, 01:28 PM) - New York Giants WR Sterling Shepard (toe) on Thursday, Oct. 22, was activated off the Reserve/Injured list. He will work out before Thursday night's game in Philadelphia, and the team will determine if he's active.

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Giants | Sterling Shepard trying to play (Thu Oct 22, 10:55 AM) - New York Giants WR Sterling Shepard (toe) plans to try to play Thursday, Oct. 22, but he won't know for sure until pre-game warmups.

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Giants | Sterling Shepard on his way back (Tue Oct 20, 05:54 PM) - New York Giants WR Sterling Shepard (toe) was designated for return from the Reserve/Injured list Tuesday, Oct. 20.

Our View: Giants head coach Joe Judge has previously stated that Shepard will likely be a game-time decision for Thursday's game against the Eagles. We'll see him limited at best in practice on this short week.
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Giants | Sterling Shepard getting closer to return (Mon Oct 19, 04:33 PM) - New York Giants WR Sterling Shepard (toe) is 'a little closer to returning' and his status for Week 6 against the Philadelphia Eagles could come down to a pregame workout, according to comments made by head coach Joe Judge on Monday, Oct. 19.

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Giants | Sterling Shepard likely out this week (Fri Oct 16, 02:13 AM) - New York Giants WR Sterling Shepard (toe) is unlikely to return this week, according to The Athletic's Dan Duggan, who wrote that a return could be 'rule[d] out this week' before suggesting Shepard might play in Week 7 against the Eagles -- a game that takes place on Thursday, Oct. 22.

Our View: Shepard should become the most reliable short range target for Daniel Jones as soon as he is back. In deep PPR leagues go ahead and add Shepard now before news of his imminent return becomes more widespread.
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Schedule

7@ Philadelphia Eagles
8vs Tampa Bay Buccaneers
9@ Washington Football Team
10vs Philadelphia Eagles
11--- BYE WEEK ---
12@ Cincinnati Bengals
13@ Seattle Seahawks
14vs Arizona Cardinals
15vs Cleveland Browns
16@ Baltimore Ravens
17vs Dallas Cowboys