Alshon Jeffery, WR Chicago Bears

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Bears need Alshon Jeffery healthy

Thursday, July 28, 2016, 9:47am

NFL.com - [Full Article]

Bears general manager Ryan Pace said Wednesday he isn't concerned that the failed contract negotiations will rub WR Alshon Jeffery the wrong way.

"Honestly, I feel really good about where he's at right now and kind of where we're at," Pace said, via ESPN. "I don't think it's going to affect him at all."

The franchise tag will pay Jeffery $14.599 million in 2016. The Bears wanted a long-term deal that would pay the 6-foot-3 receiver closer to $11 million per year, in the vicinity of the contracts recently signed by wideouts in the second-tier of the pay grade.

Fantasy Impact:

With Kevin White coming off a missed season, the Bears need Jeffery to stay healthy. Jeffery missed seven games in 2015 due to injury. When on the field, he can be a difference-maker. Factor in a talented White, and QB Jay Cutler certainly has some weapons to work with in this offense.

2016 Strength of Schedule - CHI
W1W2W3W4W5W6W7W8W9W10W11W12W13W14W15W16W17
4
@HOU
30
PHI
5
@DAL
25
DET
23
@IND
10
JAX
15
@GB
14
MIN
BYE17
@TB
22
@NYG
19
TEN
18
SF
25
@DET
15
GB
21
WAS
14
@MIN

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

2015 Game Stats
WeekOppRecRecYdsRecTDTgtsYPCRuAttRuYdsRuTDFumYPRSnaps%
1GB57801115.600000-60/7777.92%
2ARI------------
3SEA------------
4OAK------------
5KC------------
6DET814711118.380000-69/8086.25%
7BYE------------
8MIN1011611511.600000-58/6195.08%
9SD1015101615.100000-63/7287.50%
10LA323047.670000-35/6553.85%
11DEN------------
12GB79001112.860000-60/6789.55%
13SF48501221.250000-75/7896.15%
14WAS61071917.830000-56/5994.92%
15MIN1101510.000000-30/6446.88%
16TB------------
17DET------------
Per game6.0089.670.4410.4414.480000056.22/69.2280.90%
Totals5480749414.9400000.00506/62380.90%

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