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Jimmy Graham

Seattle Seahawks
Tight End

Ht: 6.6 | Wt: 265

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YearTmGRecRec YdsRec AvgRec TDRec 2ptRushRush YdsRush TDFum Lost
2010NOS153135611.48501300
2011NOS1699131013.231100001
2012NOS158598211.55900000
2013NOS1686121514.131600000
Average:75966131000100
Total:3013863134101301

Seahawks | Jimmy Graham won't be rushed back

Wed, 20 Jul 2016 23:50:30 -0700

Seattle Seahawks TE Jimmy Graham (knee) is recovering from a ruptured right patellar tendon which he suffered Nov. 29. He is expected to be back on the field for the start of the regular season, but he won't be rushed back. Through the first 12 weeks last season he was the team's most targeted player.

Fantasy Tip: If Graham is back to 100 percent healthy, he will once again be a vital cog in the Seattle offense. He got off to a slow start by his standards last season, but might be more comfortable and productive from a fantasy perspective in Year 2, assuming he is healthy.

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

Seahawks | Pete Carroll confident in players' return

Thu, 16 Jun 2016 14:02:53 -0700

Seattle Seahawks TE Jimmy Graham (knee) and RB Thomas Rawls (ankle) should "absolutely" be ready for Week 1 of the regular season, according to head coach Pete Carroll.

Fantasy Tip: Carroll is sounding more confident in Graham's and Rawls' availability for the regular-season opener. Rawls will take over for Marshawn Lynch as Seattle's lead running back this season. He's a low-end RB1 to high-end RB2 option. Graham isn't the same player he used to be, and he's now in TE2 territory after missing five games last year and only scoring twice.

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

Seahawks | Jimmy Graham ready for season's start?

Thu, 26 May 2016 14:59:34 -0700

Seattle Seahawks TE Jimmy Graham (knee) might be ready to play in Week 1 of the regular season, according to head coach Pete Carroll. Graham continues to recover from a torn patellar tendon he suffered last season.

Fantasy Tip: Graham's glory days appear to be over, but he still has some gas left in the tank. That being said, an ideally more concerted effort with the running game and Graham's injury push him into the low-end TE1 to high-end TE2 conversation this year.

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Seahawks | Jimmy Graham making progress

Tue, 26 Apr 2016 19:16:37 -0700

Seattle Seahawks TE Jimmy Graham (knee) continues to recover from a torn patellar tendon suffered a game in late November. He has been taking part in the initial stages of the team's official offseason program with two weeks of strength and condition and physical rehabilitation. Head coach Pete Carroll said Tuesday, April 26, that everything is going well. The general team feeling is that Graham will be ready for the season.

Fantasy Tip: Graham is a risky fantasy play heading into 2016. He didn't put up the same kind of numbers we saw from him in New Orleans, and now he is coming off of a major injury. Perhaps for the first time in his career he isn't a surefire Top 5 option at the tight end position on draft day for fantasy owners.

Comment (0) | Share: Tweet!Share on Facebook | Source: The Seattle Times - Bob Condotta

Seahawks | Thomas Rawls, Jimmy Graham on track

Thu, 14 Apr 2016 10:17:24 -0700

Seattle Seahawks RB Thomas Rawls (ankle) and TE Jimmy Graham (knee) are expected to be ready for Week 1, according to general manager John Schneider. Schneider added that both players are at similar stages in their rehabs, and he couldn't identify one as being further along. He said he didn't know if either would play in the preseason. "Right now, their rehab's going well," Schneider said. "We're trying to get them ready for the season. We're not trying to get them ready to play Minnesota in the preseason."

Fantasy Tip: Take this with a grain of salt, especially in Graham's case. A torn patellar tendon is one of the most catastrophic injuries to skill positions, and there aren't a lot of success stories. He's a very risky tight end in the midrange. Rawls could be good to go, and with Marshawn Lynch retiring, he's a solid RB2 in fantasy.

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

Seahawks | Jimmy Graham recovering well

Tue, 22 Mar 2016 19:16:22 -0700

Seattle Seahawks TE Jimmy Graham (knee) continues to do well in his recovery, and head coach Pete Carroll said Tuesday, March 22, that the team is excited to get him back. "We're anticipating that he'll come back and again we hope to have him by the start of the season," Carroll said.

Fantasy Tip: Graham's production was erratic in his first season in Seattle, and it took a while for him to post numbers and fantasy production up to his previous standards. After a major injury he will be a risky fantasy play in 2016, but he also could be one to easily exceed his average draft position if he bounces back and plays to his potential.

Comment (0) | Share: Tweet!Share on Facebook | Source: The Seattle Times - Bob Condotta

Seahawks | Jimmy Graham should be ready

Wed, 09 Mar 2016 12:36:56 -0800

Seattle Seahawks TE Jimmy Graham's (knee) rehabilitation is going well and he is expected to be ready for Week 1 of the regular season.

Fantasy Tip: Graham was having a disappointing first season with the Seahawks before missing the rest of the season with a knee injury. One would expect Graham to better his 2015 numbers, as long as he can stay healthy, and he should be drafted as a starting tight end again.

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

Seahawks | Jimmy Graham progressing

Wed, 24 Feb 2016 13:35:51 -0800

Seattle Seahawks TE Jimmy Graham (knee) is progressing well in his recovery from a torn right patellar tendon, according to general manager John Schneider. Schneider said it's too soon to tell when Graham will be able to return from the injury, however.

Fantasy Tip: There was a good deal of fuss made about Graham's lack of usage last season. He had a good game here and there but nothing like the consistent output he had with the New Orleans Saints. The Seahawks may throw more with Marshawn Lynch gone, as they did later last season when he was injured, which would benefit Graham. He's still somewhat of a risky proposition right now, but should still be considered a TE1.

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

Panthers | Greg Olsen excels on deep passes

Thu, 04 Feb 2016 10:25:55 -0800

Carolina Panthers TE Greg Olsen has 22 receptions on passes thrown between 15 and 30 yards downfield in 2015 (including playoffs), the most since New England Patriots TE Rob Gronkowski and former New Orleans Saints TE Jimmy Graham each had 21 in 2011.

Fantasy Tip: Gronkowski was 3-for-3 on such throws in the AFC Championship Game against the Denver Broncos, so Olsen could be primed for a huge day in Super Bowl 50, especially since the Broncos' safeties (T.J. Ward and Darian Stewart) are both battling lower-body injuries. Olsen could easily be the most productive skill-position player on either side on Super Sunday.

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Seahawks | Jimmy Graham back in Seattle

Fri, 22 Jan 2016 11:41:17 -0800

Seattle Seahawks TE Jimmy Graham (knee) will return to the Seahawks in 2016, according to Seahawks general manager John Schneider.

Fantasy Tip: Graham suffered a scary torn patellar tendon that robs players of their burst, and it might be one of the worst injuries a pass receiver can have. He'll be a midrange TE1 option based on name value, but the risk you'll inherit drafting him is large.

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

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