Brandin Cooks news, rumors and stats

 

Brandin Cooks

New Orleans Saints
Wide Receiver

Ht: 5-9 | Wt: 189

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Saints | Brandin Cooks placed on IR

Tue, 18 Nov 2014 14:29:20 -0800

New Orleans Saints WR Brandin Cooks (wrist) was placed on season-ending Reserve/Injured Tuesday, Nov. 18.

Fantasy Tip: Cooks' absence could breathe new life into Marques Colston, while Jimmy Graham, Kenny Stills and Travaris Cadet figure to see more targets as well. Colston is an especially intriguing play on FantasyScore in Week 12 with an attractively low price of $4,600 in a tasty matchup with the Baltimore Ravens.

Comment (0) | Share: Tweet!Share on Facebook | Source: ESPNBoston.com - Field Yates

Saints | Brandin Cooks may miss 4-6 weeks

Mon, 17 Nov 2014 10:39:08 -0800

Updating a previous report, New Orleans Saints WR Brandin Cooks (thumb) underwent thumb surgery Monday, Nov. 17, and could miss four to six weeks.

Fantasy Tip: Cooks probably will not be able to return until late in December, so owners in shallow leagues can consider dropping him. Marques Colston, Kenny Stills and Travaris Cadet could receive more targets with Cooks out, which helps their fantasy value. All three players could be at least flex options in Week 12.

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

Saints | Brandin Cooks out 2-4 weeks

Mon, 17 Nov 2014 07:55:40 -0800

New Orleans Saints WR Brandin Cooks (thumb) will miss two to four weeks due to a broken thumb.

Fantasy Tip: Kenny Stills is likely to benefit from Cooks' absence. Stills is a good flex option at the right price on FantasyScore. Marques Colston could also work his way back into fantasy viability.

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

Saints | Brandin Cooks playing better at home

Thu, 23 Oct 2014 15:40:01 -0700

New Orleans Saints WR Brandin Cooks has been targeted 22 times in just two home games so far this year. He totaled eight catches for 74 yards in Week 3 and nine catches for 56 yards in Week 5. The Saints play their third home game of the season this Sunday night.

Fantasy Tip: It may just be coincidence, but Cooks has been thrown at much more at home than on the road. If Jimmy Graham is limited at all, Cooks could see plenty of action and is will be worth his $5,700 price on FantasyScore.

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Saints | Browns shut down Saints' passing game

Mon, 15 Sep 2014 11:19:05 -0700

New Orleans Saints WR Marques Colston, who didn't catch a pass in Week 2 against the Cleveland Browns for the first time in 87 games, wasn't even targeted a single time. The Browns made it their mission to shut the Saints' downfield passing game down, and Cleveland had seven defensive backs on the field at once at times. WR Brandin Cooks was held to just three catches for 17 yards, and the four receivers combined for nine catches for 79 yards.

Fantasy Tip: Colston's fat zero for fantasy owners in Week 2 hurt badly. The good news is he has a good chance of bouncing back in Week 3 at home against the Minnesota Vikings.

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

Saints | Brandin Cooks has solid debut

Sun, 07 Sep 2014 18:29:24 -0700

New Orleans Saints WR Brandin Cooks had seven receptions for 77 yards and a touchdown in the Week 1 game against the Atlanta Falcons Sunday, Sept. 7.

Fantasy Tip: There were plenty of fantasy owners and experts loving Cooks in the preseason, and he lived up to the hype for at least one game. Still, after his solid performance, he might be a little overpriced in FantasyScore. There will likely be better values.

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Saints | Kenny Stills limited Wednesday

Wed, 03 Sep 2014 14:51:16 -0700

New Orleans Saints WR Kenny Stills (quadriceps) was limited in practice Wednesday, Sept. 3.

Fantasy Tip: Stills could be questionable to play in Week 1, and he might even be a game-time decision Sunday. As a result, he's a risky play in daily games. Marques Colston is a safe bet for solid production, and rookie Brandin Cooks should return nice profit at a cheap price if Stills doesn't suit up.

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Saints | Brandin Cooks sits

Sun, 24 Aug 2014 06:25:15 -0700

New Orleans Saints WR Brandin Cooks (illness) did not play in the team's preseason game Saturday, Aug. 23, due to illness. Cooks took the warmup, and said he could have played if necessary.

Fantasy Tip: This is just a temporary setback for Cooks, and should not change his status on draft day. Look for Cooks to be drafted as a fourth or fifth wide receiver with upside.

Comment (0) | Share: Tweet!Share on Facebook | Source: New Orleans Times-Picayune - Evan Woodbury

Saints | Brandin Cook returns

Thu, 21 Aug 2014 18:02:37 -0700

New Orleans Saints WR Brandin Cooks (illness) returned to practice on a limited basis Thursday, Aug. 21, and he is questionable for the team's preseason game Saturday, Aug. 23, according to head coach Sean Payton.

Fantasy Tip: Cooks has assumed many of the duties that Darren Sproles had in New Orleans' offense, and he has the speed to deliver big plays whenever he touches the ball. Consistency could be an issue for a rookie in an offense that tends to spread the wealth, but his upside is tough to ignore, especially in PPR formats. Draft him as a fourth or fifth receiver, but he has a chance to become a viable flex option.

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

Saints | Two players sidelined

Tue, 19 Aug 2014 17:31:37 -0700

New Orleans Saints OG Ben Grubbs (undisclosed) and WR Brandin Cooks (illness) missed practice Tuesday, Aug. 19. Cooks is dealing with a stomach virus, and Grubbs left practice early Monday, Aug. 18, with an unspecified injury.

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