Vernon Davis, TE San Francisco 49ers

2015 Strength of Schedule - SF
W1W2W3W4W5W6W7W8W9W10W11W12W13W14W15W16W17
10
MIN
24
@PIT
30
@ARI
11
GB
28
@NYG
12
BAL
18
SEA
6
@STL
8
ATL
BYE18
@SEA
30
ARI
32
@CHI
9
@CLE
13
CIN
19
@DET
6
STL

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

2014 Game Stats
WeekOppRecRecYdsRecTDTgtsYPCRuAttRuYdsRuTDFumYPRSnaps%
1DAL4442611.000000-57/5898%
2CHI3390313.000000-52/6778%
3ARI------------
4PHI28034.000000-45/8354%
5KC------------
6STL3300610.000000-64/6697%
7DEN2210510.500000-50/7468%
8BYE------------
9STL219039.500000-66/6799%
10NO18048.000000-68/6999%
11NYG17057.0014004.0060/6888%
12WAS321057.000000-59/6197%
13SEA213036.500000-58/58100%
14OAK2260413.000000-60/60100%
15SEA0002-0000-58/58100%
16SD0000-0000-70/7297%
17ARI19019.000000-63/63100%
Totals262452509.4214004.00830/92490%

Most Recent News

49ers TE Vernon Davis says that QB Colin Kaepernick 'looks like a totally different guy'

Saturday, April 11, 2015, 1:52pm

CSN Bay Area - [Full Article]

The makeover of Colin Kaepernick was so noticeable, tight end Vernon Davis wondered if his eyes were deceiving him.

“When I saw him yesterday, I didn’t even know that was Colin,” Davis said Friday after the final day of the first week of the 49ers’ offseason program. “Seriously, he was working on his drop-back. ‘Who was that?’ You guys are in for a treat. He looks like a totally different guy.”

Kaepernick spent 10 weeks at the beginning of the offseason in Arizona working on his mechanics with private quarterback coach Dennis Gile. He also spent about one day a week on the mental aspect of the game with two-time NFL MVP Kurt Warner.

“I feel like there’s been quite a bit of change,” Kaepernick said. “Obviously, it’s noticeable. Vernon said something to me right away when we started throwing. But I just want to do everything I can to make sure I’m getting better and doing my part to help this team win.”

Neither Kaepernick nor Davis spoke specifically about the mechanical changes, but Kaepernick said everything he did was aimed at becoming a better quarterback to enable the 49ers to win more games.

Fantasy Impact:

It was reported earlier in the offseason that the team planned to utilize Kaepernick’s running ability to a greater degree. Kaepernick ran the ball 12 more times in 2014 than he did in 2013 for an additional 115 yards, so it's not like he abandoned the scramble. It sounds like it's more about utilizing the read-option as a larger part of the offense. If that's the case, it could be a boon to Kaepernick's fantasy value. He was the #14 QB in 2014 after finishing #9 the season before, though his overall production only dipped by 11 fantasy points. He's a bounce-back candidate provided new OC Geep Chryst can design an offense that can move the ball. Chryst previously served as the OC for the Chargers in 1999 and 2000, but his offenses ranked 26th and 28th overall in that span. Any gains that Kaepernick can make as a thrower will only help his overall value.

Scouting Report

Vernon Davis Week 17 vs. Cardinals
Not only did Vernon Davis not catch a pass last week despite playing every offensive snap, he didn't get a single target! You can't catch passes that aren't thrown to you and Davis isn't getting anything. Look elsewhere for help.

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