Anquan Boldin news, rumors and stats

 

Anquan Boldin

Detroit Lions
Wide Receiver

Ht: 6.1 | Wt: 220

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YearTmGRecRec YdsRec AvgRec TDRec 2ptRushRush YdsRush AvgRush TDRush 2ptFum Lost
2003ARI16101137713.63805408.00003
2004ARI105662311.1210133.00001
2005ARI14102139813.717112453.75001
2006ARI1683120314.49405285.60000
2007ARI127185312.019011414.00001
2008ARI1289103811.661109677.44003
2009ARI1585102912.1150273.50002
2010BAL166483713.0870221.00001
2011BAL145788715.5630000.00000
2012BAL156592114.1741133.00000
2013SFO1685117913.87702115.50000
Average:78103113604205001
Total:85811345136624022050012

Lions | Anquan Boldin working out of the slot

Fri, 29 Jul 2016 14:24:18 -0700

Detroit Lions WR Anquan Boldin spent a lot of time with the first-team offense with most of his repetitions as the slot receiver Friday, July 29.

Fantasy Tip: Boldin has limited fantasy upside, but he's a potential target at the end of drafts with more value in PPR settings. His fantasy floor could also come in handy during bye weeks. Just remember, though, this is his 14th season in the league and a long way past his prime.

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

Lions | Anquan Boldin contract update

Thu, 28 Jul 2016 11:54:55 -0700

Updating a previous report, Detroit Lions WR Anquan Boldin signed a one-year deal with the Detroit Lions worth $2.75 million. The deal includes a $750,000 signing bonus.

Fantasy Tip: Boldin should have a solid role in the passing game this season and can be a late-round option in most fantasy leagues.

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

Lions | Anquan Boldin to move around

Thu, 28 Jul 2016 10:19:41 -0700

Detroit Lions WR Anquan Boldin will initially see playing time as an outside receiver as well as a slot receiver, according to head coach Jim Caldwell.

Fantasy Tip: Boldin should have a decent role in the passing game for the Lions this season but will not be the focal point like he has been in the past. Owners in most leagues should consider Boldin as a late-round option in their drafts.

Comment (0) | Share: Tweet!Share on Facebook | Source: DetroitLions.com - Tim Twentyman

Lions | Anquan Boldin finalizing deal with Detroit

Tue, 26 Jul 2016 10:56:31 -0700

Free-agent WR Anquan Boldin (49ers) is finalizing a one-year deal with the Detroit Lions, according to sources.

Fantasy Tip: Entering his age-36 season and 14th campaign in the league, Boldin is clearly past his prime, but he's certainly not an afterthought in PPR settings or deep standard leagues. The veteran would add another sneaky pass catcher for the Lions, which stands to slightly cut into the fantasy value of Golden Tate, Eric Ebron and Marvin Jones, but likely help Matthew Stafford. View Boldin as a late-round option with a better floor than ceiling for the 2016 season.

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

49ers | DeAndre Smelter better after sitting out

Fri, 15 Jul 2016 21:21:52 -0700

San Francisco 49ers WR DeAndre Smelter said he benefitted from sitting out and rehabbing his knee last year because he was able to observe and learn from WR Torrey Smith and WR Anquan Boldin.

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Saints | New Orleans not pushing for Anquan Boldin

Fri, 15 Jul 2016 12:15:49 -0700

Updating a previous report, free-agent WR Anquan Boldin (49ers) received some interest from the New Orleans Saints earlier in the offseason, but the team never made him an offer and are not pushing to sign him at this point, according to a source.

Fantasy Tip: Boldin should be able to find a team at some point during training camp but probably will not be a major fantasy option in 2016. Owners in all leagues can avoid Boldin during their drafts.

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

Saints | Anquan Boldin of interest to Saints

Thu, 14 Jul 2016 13:08:37 -0700

Free-agent WR Anquan Boldin (49ers) has been pursued the strongest by the New Orleans Saints, according to a source. Boldin thinks highly of Saints wide receivers coach John Morton, who coached him with the San Francisco 49ers.

Fantasy Tip: The Saints could use a veteran presence at wide receiver with Marques Colston gone, and the connection with Morton makes this possible marriage even more sensible. Signing Boldin would likely decrease the fantasy value of Willie Snead, Coby Fleener, Michael Thomas and Brandon Coleman, although probably Thomas and Coleman the most. If this move does come to fruition, Bolding should be viewed as no more than a WR4 in PPR leagues.

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

Bengals | Cincy hasn't talked with Anquan Boldin

Sun, 10 Jul 2016 11:30:07 -0700

Free-agent WR Anquan Boldin (49ers) has not been contacted by the Cincinnati Bengals, according to director of player personnel Duke Tobin.

Fantasy Tip: Obviously, Boldin can continue to be avoided as long as he's unemployed. He is still one of the better free-agent wide receivers out there, though.

Comment (0) | Share: Tweet!Share on Facebook | Source: Bengals.com - Dan Hoard

Lions | Jim Caldwell quiet about Anquan Boldin

Thu, 16 Jun 2016 18:18:02 -0700

Free-agent WR Anquan Boldin's (49ers) visit with the Detroit Lions wasn't discussed by head coach Jim Caldwell, who declined to answer all questions related to Boldin Thursday, June 16.

Fantasy Tip: At best, Boldin would be the No. 3 receiver if he ended up with Detroit, limiting his value to deeper PPR formats.

Comment (0) | Share: Tweet!Share on Facebook | Source: Detroit Free Press - Dave Birkett

Lions | Anquan Boldin visiting Lions

Mon, 13 Jun 2016 06:47:52 -0700

Free-agent WR Anquan Boldin (49ers) is visiting the Detroit Lions Monday, June 13.

Fantasy Tip: Boldin had a 69-789-4 season in 14 games last year, but he turns 36 in October. The Lions' offense could give him enough action to be a WR5 flyer in PPR leagues if he signs.

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

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