Wes Welker news, rumors and stats

 

Wes Welker

Denver Broncos
Wide Receiver

Ht: 5.8 | Wt: 185

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Week By Week

YearTmGRecRec YdsRec AvgRec TDRec 2ptRushRush YdsRush AvgRush TDRush 2ptFum Lost
2004MIA14000.0000000.00001
2004SDC1000.0000000.00000
2005MIA162943414.9700155.00001
2006MIA166768710.2510000.00001
2007NEP16112117510.49804348.50000
2008NEP16112116510.403022613.00001
2009NEP16123134810.96405367.20000
2010NEP15868489.8670000.00000
2011NEP16122157312.89904307.50000
2012NEP16118135411.476022010.00001
2013DEN137377810.66100000.00001
Average:778519402145001
Total:84293629480181515006

Broncos | Wes Welker's health a non-issue

Thu, 18 Sep 2014 10:32:59 -0700

Denver Broncos WR Wes Welker (concussion) practiced with the team Wednesday, Sept. 17, which was his first on-field work since Labor Day, and he said he was cleared medically "about a week or so ago." "I appreciate their concern, I do," Welker said. "But at the same time, I feel great. I feel sharp and ready to go." Head coach John Fox said that Welker's suspension, from a health perspective, may have been a "blessing in disguise" for Welker.

Fantasy Tip: Welker's health is great news. He probably won't be overworked in his first game back against the Seattle Seahawks, though, especially since the team has their bye in Week 4. He won't be eligible to play in your lineup at FantasyScore this weekend, either.

Comment (0) | Share: Tweet!Share on Facebook | Source: ESPN.com - Jeff Legwold

Broncos | Wes Welker not committing to Week 3

Wed, 17 Sep 2014 14:06:08 -0700

Denver Broncos WR Wes Welker feels great physically and is ready to return to the team, but he stopped short of committing to playing in Week 3 against the Seattle Seahawks. "That's a coach's decision," Welker said. " ... I'm preparing like I'm going to play." Welker was back on the practice field Wednesday, Sept. 17.

Fantasy Tip: Welker has been physically cleared and is going through the game plan with the team this week, so we'd expect him to suit up against the Seahawks. You won't have to worry about Welker at FantasyScore this week, since he's not eligible, but plan to return him to your standard lineups if he's active.

Comment (0) | Share: Tweet!Share on Facebook | Source: ESPN.com - Jeff Legwold

Broncos | Wes Welker to return to slot

Wed, 17 Sep 2014 13:31:24 -0700

Denver Broncos WR Wes Welker will return to the slot receiver position in Week 3 against the Seattle Seahawks, moving WR Emmanuel Sanders back outside opposite WR Demaryius Thomas. WR Andre Caldwell will return to the No. 4 receiver role.

Fantasy Tip: Unfortunately, Welker won't be available at FantasyScore this week, but he should be returned immediately to all standard lineups against the Seahawks.

Comment (0) | Share: Tweet!Share on Facebook | Source: NFL.com - Chris Wesseling

Broncos | Wes Welker reinstated

Wed, 17 Sep 2014 07:46:07 -0700

Denver Broncos WR Wes Welker has been reinstated Wednesday, Sept. 17, after a new drug testing agreement was reached.

Fantasy Tip: As mentioned previously, Welker is not guaranteed to play in Week 3. He is priced at $3,700 (7.4% of your cap) on FantasyScore against the Seattle Seahawks. He's a cheap gamble to take this week, but it's a very poor matchup.

Comment (0) | Share: Tweet!Share on Facebook | Source: The Boston Globe - Ben Volin

NFL | Drug testing agreement reached

Wed, 17 Sep 2014 06:32:03 -0700

The NFL and NFLPA have reached an agreement to a new drug testing policy. An announcement is expected soon.

Fantasy Tip: Wes Welker may be eligible to play in Week 3. He is priced at $3,700 (7.4% of your cap) on FantasyScore, but they are playing the Seattle Seahawks in Week 3. He's a cheap gamble to take, but temper expectations. Josh Gordon could be eligible to return later this season as well.

Comment (0) | Share: Tweet!Share on Facebook | Source: NFL Network - Ian Rapoport

Broncos | Wes Welker to be reinstated

Mon, 15 Sep 2014 14:03:12 -0700

Denver Broncos WR Wes Welker will officially be reinstated following the agreement of a new drug policy.

Fantasy Tip: Welker should be good to go in Week 3 against the Seattle Seahawks. He's a low-end WR2 option, but there's always the injury/concussion risk.

Comment (0) | Share: Tweet!Share on Facebook | Source: ESPN - Adam Schefter

Broncos | Wes Welker out for Week 2

Sat, 13 Sep 2014 13:17:35 -0700

Denver Broncos WR Wes Welker is not on the 53-man roster Saturday, Sept. 13, and will not play Sunday, Sept. 14, in Week 2.

Fantasy Tip: He should be owned and could be a solid start in Week 3.

Comment (0) | Share: Tweet!Share on Facebook | Source: The Denver Post - Mike Klis

Broncos | Wes Welker unlikely in Week 2

Fri, 12 Sep 2014 19:26:15 -0700

Updating a previous report, Denver Broncos WR Wes Welker is unlikely to play in Week 2 against the Kansas City Chiefs, as he has not gone through a full practice since Aug. 19.

Fantasy Tip: FantasyScore owners will want to avoid Welker in the upcoming week, even if he is able to suit up and play. Let him knock the rust off before relying upon him for one of your lineup spots.

Comment (0) | Share: Tweet!Share on Facebook | Source: USA TODAY Sports - Lindsay H. Jones

Broncos | Wes Welker eligible in Week 2

Fri, 12 Sep 2014 16:26:25 -0700

Denver Broncos WR Wes Welker is eligible to return to the field in Week 2 against the Kansas City Chiefs Sunday, Sept. 14, following the agreement between the league and NFLPA on terms for the new drug policy.

Fantasy Tip: It's uncertain if Welker will be activated by the team since he hasn't practiced all week, and FantasyScore owners probably want to wait a week to see how he produces before plugging him back into the active lineup.

Comment (0) | Share: Tweet!Share on Facebook | Source: NFL.com - Ian Rapoport

Broncos | Wes Welker cleared from concussion

Fri, 12 Sep 2014 14:54:27 -0700

Denver Broncos WR Wes Welker (concussion) has cleared the concussion protocol, and he would be able to play in Week 2 against the Kansas City Chiefs if he is cleared by the NFL surrounding a possible new deal on a drug agreement. However, that doesn't mean he'd be active for the game.

Fantasy Tip: Welker is at the minimum price point for receivers in Week 2 at FantasyScore ($3,700; 7.4% of cap). Even if the league reaches a new deal before Sunday, it appears unlikely that Welker would be active on such late notice.

Comment (0) | Share: Tweet!Share on Facebook | Source: The Denver Post - Mike Klis

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