Fozzy Whittaker news, rumors and stats

 

Fozzy Whittaker

Carolina Panthers
Running Back

Ht: 5.8 | Wt: 205

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YearTmGRushRush YdsRush AvgRush TDRush 2ptRecRec YdsRec AvgRec TDRec 2ptTchsTot YdsFum Lost
2013CLE1129802.7600211557.3820502350
2013SDC3000.0000000.0000000
Average:15401001178410251180
Total:298010021155420502350

Panthers | Fozzy Whittaker back to the bench

Sun, 16 Oct 2016 18:10:02 -0700

Carolina Panthers RB Fozzy Whittaker ran once for minus-1 yard and he had one reception for four yards in Week 6 against the New Orleans Saints.

Fantasy Tip: Whittaker was back to a reserve role with Jonathan Stewart healthy again and running hard. Avoid Whittaker in all fantasy leagues unless J-Stew goes down again.

Comment (0) | Share: Tweet!Share on Facebook | Source: The Associated Press

Panthers | Just six touches for Fozzy Whittaker

Mon, 10 Oct 2016 21:48:33 -0700

Carolina Panthers RB Fozzy Whittaker ran five times for 45 yards in the Week 5 game against the Tampa Bay Buccaneers Monday, Oct. 10, and he added one catch for nine yards.

Fantasy Tip: Whittaker saw one-third of the touches that Cameron Artis-Payne did, so Fozzy should be considered more of an RB3 heading into Week 6 in New Orleans.

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Panthers | Fozzy Whittaker a factor in passing game

Sun, 02 Oct 2016 15:00:16 -0700

Carolina Panthers RB Fozzy Whittaker caught nine passes for 86 yards against the Atlanta Falcons in Week 4. He also rushed for six yards on three carries during the game.

Fantasy Tip: Whittaker has received more playing time with Jonathan Stewart out with an injury and could be used as a receiver out of the backfield when Stewart returns. He probably will have more value in point-per-reception leagues but likely should only be used as a flex option.

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Panthers | CAR to use RB committee

Wed, 21 Sep 2016 07:32:56 -0700

Carolina Panthers RB Fozzy Whittaker, RB Cameron Artis-Payne and FB Mike Tolbert will split carries by committee with RB Jonathan Stewart (hamstring) out, according to offensive coordinator Mike Shula.

Fantasy Tip: Whittaker and Payne could see the lion's share if one of them is hot. Both are flex options in fantasy. Tolbert figures to see short-yardage carries and doesn't have much fantasy luster except in TD-only leagues.

Comment (0) | Share: Tweet!Share on Facebook | Source: Charlotte Observer - Scott Fowler

Panthers | Fozzy Whittaker the main back

Tue, 20 Sep 2016 13:41:45 -0700

Carolina Panthers RB Fozzy Whittaker was in on 49 offensive snaps in Week 2 in light of RB Jonathan Stewart's (hamstring) early exit. RB Cameron Artis-Payne did not receive any snaps.

Fantasy Tip: Whittaker will be the Panthers' go-to running back assuming Stewart is out for Week 3. Whittaker ran for 100 yards and caught three passes for 31 yards last week. He and the Panthers face stiff competition in the Minnesota Vikings, though. View Whittaker as a low-end RB2 to high-end RB3 with added value in PPR leagues if Stewart can't play.

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Panthers | Fozzy Whittaker fills in admirably

Sun, 18 Sep 2016 18:11:32 -0700

Carolina Panthers RB Fozzy Whittaker (concussion) left the Week 2 game against the San Francisco 49ers briefly to be evaluated for concussion. He passed tests and finished with 16 carries for 100 yards.

Fantasy Tip: Whittaker filled in well for the injured Jonathan Stewart, who was forced out in the first half. Ron Rivera expressed concern about Stewart's injury, so Whittaker might be forced to carry the mail in Week 3. If so he is a decent low-end RB2 in most fantasy formats.

Comment (0) | Share: Tweet!Share on Facebook | Source: Panthers.com - Max Henson

Panthers | Fozzy Whittaker briefly leaves game

Sun, 18 Sep 2016 11:26:48 -0700

Carolina Panthers RB Fozzy Whittaker (head) briefly left the team's Week 2 game and was evaluated for a concussion but was able to return to the game.

Fantasy Tip: Whittaker is seeing more playing time with Jonathan Stewart out with an ankle injury. He could be a flex option in deeper leagues next week if Stewart is not able to play.

Comment (0) | Share: Tweet!Share on Facebook | Source: NFL.com - Mark E. Ortega

Panthers | Three Panthers RBs questionable

Fri, 29 Jan 2016 10:10:06 -0800

Carolina Panthers RB Jonathan Stewart (ankle) and RB Mike Tolbert (knee) and RB Fozzy Whittaker (ankle) are listed as questionable for the Super Bowl. Stewart and Tolbert didn't practice Friday, Jan. 29, while Whittaker was limited.

Fantasy Tip: All three should be good to go, and Stewart will lead the way. He'll have a pivotal role against the Denver Broncos to keep their devastating pass rush honest.

Comment (0) | Share: Tweet!Share on Facebook | Source: Black and Blue Review - Bill Voth

Panthers | Two Panthers backs ease in

Fri, 29 Jan 2016 08:33:31 -0800

Carolina Panthers RB Jonathan Stewart (rest) and RB Mike Tolbert (knee) did little-to-no work at practice Friday, Jan. 29, but RB Fozzy Whittaker (ankle) returned to practice.

Fantasy Tip: Stewart figures to see a prominent role in the Super Bowl, and the team is being cautious with him with the game more than a week away.

Comment (0) | Share: Tweet!Share on Facebook | Source: Charlotte Observer - Jonathan Jones

Panthers | Three Panthers RBs sit out again

Thu, 28 Jan 2016 09:15:22 -0800

Carolina Panthers RB Jonathan Stewart (rest), RB Mike Tolbert (knee) and RB Fozzy Whittaker (ankle) were out of practice again Thursday, Jan. 28.

Fantasy Tip: Stewart had a solid showing with 83 yards rushing in the NFC Championship, and they'll need him to open up other areas of their offense in the Super Bowl.

Comment (0) | Share: Tweet!Share on Facebook | Source: The Associated Press - Steve Reed

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