Roy Helu news, rumors and stats

 

Roy Helu

Oakland Raiders
Running Back

Ht: 5.9 | Wt: 215

News | Stats | Stat vs. Team | Targets | Injury | Depth Chart | Roster

Week By Week

YearTmGRushRush YdsRush AvgRush TDRush 2ptRecRec YdsRec AvgRec TDRec 2ptTchsTot YdsFum Lost
2011WAS151516404.2420493797.731020010192
2012WAS3221.00007456.43009470
2013WAS16622744.4240312518.1000935250
Average:72305320292257001015301
Total:2159163608767571030215912

Raiders | Roy Helu impressing coach

Sun, 05 Jul 2015 20:20:50 -0700

Oakland Raiders RB Roy Helu had an "outstanding" offseason and showed good quickness, awareness and hands, according to offensive line coach Mike Tice.

Fantasy Tip: Helu could be worth a late-round flier in point-per-reception leagues, especially if Trent Richardson underwhelms leading up to the season.

Comment (0) | Share: Tweet!Share on Facebook | Source: Raiders.com

Raiders | Raiders still in on DeMarco Murray

Tue, 10 Mar 2015 22:09:42 -0700

Free-agent RB DeMarco Murray (Cowboys) is still a target for the Oakland Raiders despite the RB Roy Helu Jr. deal, a source said Tuesday, March 10.

Fantasy Tip: Murray could be a game-changer for the Oakland offense, whereas Helu is simply a situational player and not a workhorse. Murray will be a Top 5 fantasy option at his position as long as he lands in a situation where he handles the lionís share of the carries.

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

Raiders | Roy Helu joining Oakland

Tue, 10 Mar 2015 18:04:54 -0700

Free-agent RB Roy Helu (Redskins) has agreed to terms with the Oakland Raiders on a two-year deal worth a little more than $4 million, according to a source.

Fantasy Tip: Helu probably will be used mostly as a receiver out of the backfield with the Raiders. He could be a later-round option in point-per-reception leagues since he has caught at least 30 passes in three of the last four seasons.

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

Redskins | Roy Helu 50-50 on returning

Tue, 30 Dec 2014 02:34:44 -0800

Washington Redskins RB Roy Helu wants to test free agency and is excited to hit the market, but he is 50-50 on returning to the Redskins.

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

Redskins | Roy Helu inactive for Saturday

Sat, 20 Dec 2014 12:01:28 -0800

Washington Redskins RB Roy Helu (toe) is inactive Saturday, Dec. 20, against the Philadelphia Eagles.

Fantasy Tip: Alfred Morris ($6,300) remains a nice starting option on FantasyScore and could be more involved in the passing game with Helu out.

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

Redskins | Roy Helu listed as probable

Fri, 19 Dec 2014 13:37:25 -0800

Washington Redskins RB Roy Helu (toe) fully participated in practice Friday, Dec. 19, and is listed as probable for Week 16.

Fantasy Tip: Helu likely will not receive many carries but should continue to be part of the passing game. Helu has a price tag of $3,000 on FantasyScore and could be a cheap option at the flex position.

Comment (0) | Share: Tweet!Share on Facebook | Source: Redskins.com

Redskins | Roy Helu practices

Thu, 18 Dec 2014 12:16:47 -0800

Washington Redskins RB Roy Helu (toe) fully participated in practice Thursday, Dec. 18.

Fantasy Tip: Helu looks to be on track to play in Week 16 and should have his normal role in the offense. Helu costs $3,000 on FantasyScore and could be a cheap flex option since the Philadelphia Eagles have had problems against running backs this season.

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

Redskins | Roy Helu limited Wednesday

Wed, 17 Dec 2014 11:02:32 -0800

Washington Redskins RB Roy Helu (toe) was limited in practice Wednesday, Dec. 17.

Fantasy Tip: Helu ($3,000) could be an excellent sleeper play at FantasyScore this week if he plays, and it looks good for him if he's practicing early in the week. The Philadelphia Eagles have been pretty generous to running backs this year, and they've allowed the most receiving TDs to rushers (eight) this year.

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

Redskins | Roy Helu may play in Week 16

Mon, 15 Dec 2014 15:13:11 -0800

Washington Redskins RB Roy Helu (toe) has a chance to play in Week 16. Helu was not able to play in Week 15 because of the toe injury.

Fantasy Tip: Helu likely will regain his role as receiver out of the backfield if he is able to play. Owners probably can be able to find a better option on FantasyScore this week.

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

Redskins | Week 15 Inactives

Sun, 14 Dec 2014 08:55:39 -0800

The Washington Redskins have declared FS Brandon Meriweather, DL Jason Hatcher, OG Josh LeRibeus, LB Keenan Robinson, QB Kirk Cousins, WR Leonard Hankerson, RB Roy Helu inactive for Week 15.

Comment (0) | Share: Tweet!Share on Facebook

More player news ...


Also see

12/05 - Fantasy football playoff sleepers for Week 14
10/24 - Fantasy Football Waiver Wire - Week 8: 10 impact players waiting for a pickup
10/23 - Fantasy Football Waiver Wire: 25 players you want heading into Week 8
10/17 - Fantasy football sleepers to consider in Week 7
10/16 - Fantasy Football Waiver Wire: A whopping 28 players to target for Week 7 and beyond
10/11 - Why embracing Roy Helu will be different this time around
10/10 - Fantasy Football Sleepers: Week 6 matchups to exploit
10/09 - Fantasy Football Waiver Wire: Quick -- grab these 29 players before Week 6
10/02 - Fantasy Football Waiver Wire: 22 players to add heading into Week 5
08/08 - Fantasy football players in the news