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Vance McDonald

San Francisco 49ers
Tight End

Ht: 6.4 | Wt: 260

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49ers | Vance McDonald injury update

Wed, 14 Dec 2016 11:08:13 -0800

San Francisco 49ers TE Vance McDonald (shoulder) was placed on the Reserve/Injured list because of a broken shoulder blade.

Fantasy Tip: McDonald finished the season with 391 yards and four touchdowns and should have a solid role in the offense in 2017. Owners should consider McDonald a low-end No. 1 tight end in deeper leagues or a solid No. 2 tight end in most standard leagues.

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49ers | Vance McDonald heads to IR

Mon, 12 Dec 2016 15:30:25 -0800

San Francisco 49ers TE Vance McDonald (shoulder) was placed on the Reserve/Injured list Monday, Dec. 12.

Fantasy Tip: McDonald was an underrated and underutilized weapon for the 49ers. With him gone, Garrett Celek will start at tight end, but no one on the 49ers is a reliable starter for the fantasy playoffs outside of Carlos Hyde.

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49ers | Vance McDonald leaves game

Sun, 11 Dec 2016 15:18:21 -0800

San Francisco 49ers TE Vance McDonald (shoulder) left the Week 14 game against the New York Jets due to a shoulder injury and he was unable to return.

Fantasy Tip: McDonald was going to be a strong streaming option this week for fantasy owners, but now that's all out the window. He did not record a catch and he was not targeted in his brief game action.

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49ers | Vance McDonald inks extension

Fri, 09 Dec 2016 19:14:34 -0800

San Francisco 49ers TE Vance McDonald signed a five-year, $35 million extension through the 2021 season Friday, Dec. 9, and general manager Trent Baalke said McDonald has "only scratched the surface" of his potential.

Fantasy Tip: McDonald is enjoying his best season, and he could sneak into TE1 territory in Week 14 with a friendly matchup with the Jets on tap.

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49ers | Vance McDonald held in check

Sun, 04 Dec 2016 13:29:35 -0800

San Francisco 49ers TE Vance McDonald caught two passes for nine yards against the Chicago Bears in Week 13.

Fantasy Tip: McDonald played well in the previous four games but was quiet against the Bears. He should still see a decent amount of targets no matter the quarterback and can be a starting option against favorable matchups.

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49ers | Vance McDonald drawing GM's attention

Tue, 29 Nov 2016 19:14:30 -0800

San Francisco 49ers TE Vance McDonald has the interest of general manager Trent Baalke thanks to his blocking abilities and his averaging 17.4 yards per catch this season.

Fantasy Tip: McDonald is doing well, as he is ranked second in yards per catch behind Rob Gronkowski. Still, unless QB Colin Kaepernick continues to improve, McDonald could be in a dead end for this season. He may be worth holding onto in keeper or dynasty leagues.

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49ers | Vance McDonald leads team in yards

Sun, 27 Nov 2016 14:18:31 -0800

San Francisco 49ers TE Vance McDonald caught a team-high 60 receiving yards on four receptions in Week 12 against the Miami Dolphins.

Fantasy Tip: McDonald has reemerged as a fringe fantasy play in recent weeks, but gamers have to be in a rough spot to start him with only one more week of byes ahead.

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49ers | Vance McDonald finds the end zone

Sun, 20 Nov 2016 22:18:45 -0800

San Francisco 49ers TE Vance McDonald posted three receptions for a team-high 46 yards and a touchdown in the Week 11 game against the New England Patriots. He was targeted six times.

Fantasy Tip: McDonald has had much more success with Colin Kaepernick under center than Blaine Gabbert, posting 10 receptions for 180 yards with two touchdowns over the past three games. He has been targeted six times in each outing. He has re-emerged as a decent streaming option in fantasy leagues of 12 or more teams.

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49ers | Vance McDonald has long touchdown

Sun, 06 Nov 2016 22:11:59 -0800

San Francisco 49ers TE Vance McDonald finished with three catches for 84 yards in Week 9 against the New Orleans Saints. The highlight of the game was a 65-yard touchdown. McDonald was targeted six times.

Fantasy Tip: McDonald's yardage total was the highest of the season, and the visit to the end zone was his first since Week 2. He remains more of a bye-week replacement in most fantasy leagues.

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49ers | Vance McDonald ready to play

Fri, 21 Oct 2016 17:41:14 -0700

San Francisco 49ers TE Vance McDonald (hip) fully participated in practice Friday, Oct. 21, and is not on the injury report for Week 7.

Fantasy Tip: McDonald posted only 25 yards in his last game and was targeted only two times during the game. It is not known how he will be used with Colin Kaepernick as the starter, so owners may want to look for other options to use.

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