Julius Thomas, TE Jacksonville Jaguars

General Info

  • Height: 6' 5"
  • Weight: 246 lbs
  • DOB: 06-27-1988

Rankings

JAX Depth Chart

Most Recent News

Eagles ink TE Zach Ertz to a five-year deal

Monday, January 25, 2016, 11:31am

NFL.com - [Full Article]

The Philadelphia Eagles locked down Zach Ertz.

The team announced the tight end inked a five-year contract extension on Monday, keeping him in Philadelphia through 2021.

NFL Media Insider Ian Rapoport reported that the extension is worth $42.5 million, with $20 million in guarantees, which makes Ertz the fourth-highest paid tight end in average and guaranteed money, per a source. Jimmy Graham ($10 million), Julius Thomas ($9.2 million) and Rob Gronkowski ($9 million) are the top three in average per year.

Fantasy Impact:

Ertz finished as the #10 TE in standard scoring, but was #6 after his Week 8 bye, averaging 6.4 catches for 73 yards and 0.25 TD (on 8.8 targets per game) in his final eight games. On the season, he racked up 75 catches for 853 yards and two scores. Given his size and relative catch radius, his touchdown rate should increase eventually. Playing time was the issue in his first two NFL seasons, but he played 72% of the snaps in 2015 and 79% in his last five games.

2016 Strength of Schedule - JAX
W1W2W3W4W5W6W7W8W9W10W11W12W13W14W15W16W17
20
GB
24
@SD
4
BAL
23
IND
BYE15
@CHI
28
OAK
30
@TEN
3
@KC
6
HOU
29
@DET
9
@BUF
16
DEN
21
MIN
6
@HOU
30
TEN
23
@IND

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

2015 Game Stats
WeekOppRecRecYdsRecTDTgtsYPCRuAttRuYdsRuTDFumYPRSnaps%
1CAR------------
2MIA------------
3NE------------
4IND------------
5TB2200210.000000-30/5951%
6HOU77811311.140000-59/8173%
7BUF14054.000000-36/6754%
8BYE------------
9NYJ314084.670000-50/6676%
10BAL2230511.500000-51/7469%
11TEN528185.600000-44/6073%
12SD911611012.890000-50/7170%
13TEN215157.500000-43/6072%
14IND5541710.800000-51/6578%
15ATL6790913.170000-52/6284%
16NO212026.000000-40/5770%
17HOU212066.000000-35/5761%
Totals464555809.8900000.00541/77969%

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