PIT

Lance Moore, WR Pittsburgh Steelers

Rankings

ADP: N/A
Standard Scoring: WR65
PPR Scoring: WR66
Depth Chart Rank: 3

Strength of Schedule
Classic WR Cheat Sheet
Sortable WR Projections

Notes: Moore takes over for Jerricho Cotchery in the slot, but may have a tough time replicating Cotchery’s TD-heavy numbers.

2014 Strength of Schedule - PIT

W1W2W3W4W5W6W7W8W9W10W11W12W13W14W15W16W17
12
CLE
13
@BAL
4
@CAR
30
TB
22
@JAX
12
@CLE
11
HOU
27
IND
13
BAL
26
@NYJ
1
@TEN

BYE
6
NO
8
@CIN
29
@ATL
18
KC
8
CIN

Schedule difficulty based on schedule-adjusted, positional defensive ranking. Top DEF = 1, bottom DEF = 32.

2013 Game Stats

WeekOppRecRecYdsRecTDTgtsYPCRuAttRuYdsRuTDFumYPRSnapsSnap%
1ATL2230411.50000-52/6975%
2TB1150415.00000-47/7364%
3ARI16036.00000-34/7545%
4MIA------------
5CHI------------
6NE------------
7BYE------------
8BUF3341411.30000-27/7039%
9NYJ67001011.70000-31/7442%
10DAL1140214.00000-29/8335%
11SF323047.70001-34/6949%
12ATL2220211.00000-17/6028%
13SEA212026.00000-28/6047%
14CAR3400413.30000-28/6543%
15STL6780713.00000-56/8665%
16CAR3470315.70000-30/8137%
17TB4731518.20000-28/6344%
Totals3745725412.400010.0441/92848%

Most Recent News

July 18, 2014, 1:23pm

ESPN - [Full Article]

Saints beat writer Mike Triplett on rookie WR Brandin Cooks:

I usually consider myself a voice of reason when it comes to predicting the level of impact any rookie can have in the NFL.

But even my practical, sensible side believes Cooks can become the Saints' first offensive rookie of the year in nearly three decades, joining Rueben Mayes (1986) and George Rogers (1981).

Cooks was the 20th pick in the draft, and no other offensive weapon landed in a better place to immediately showcase his skill set. Even if Cooks is only the third or fourth option in New Orleans' versatile offense, you know coach Sean Payton will find a way to create mismatches for him and quarterback Drew Brees will find a way to exploit them.

I'm not necessarily predicting blockbuster numbers for Cooks, since the Saints spread the ball around so much. But even if he catches something like 70 passes for 800 yards, he'll be doing it for a Super Bowl contender. And he's likely to hit a lot of "home runs" on a variety of screens, reverses, deep balls and punt returns.


Fantasy Impact:
The Saints spread the ball around, but not only do they have to replace the departed Lance Moore, the team has to also replace the production of Darren Sproles in the receiving game. The two combined for 143 targets in 2013, so while we're expecting Kenny Stills to see a larger role, there are targets for the speedy Cooks as well.