3rd Year NFL Wide Receivers
 
 
 
 
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3rd Year NFL Wide Receivers

There is a common belief among fantasy football players that most NFL wide receivers do not "break out" until their third year in the league. Some recent examples of players who blossomed in their 3rd year: Santana Moss, Chris Chambers, Steve Smith, and Steve Johnson. (from our FF Dictionary)

Here is the list of 33 active wide receivers whose rookie year was 2012. We list their receptions as well as their career fantasy points.

Player NFL
Team
Depth Age Height Weight 2012
Rec.
2013
Rec.
Total Career
Fantasy
Points
Cole Beasley DAL WR3 26 5'8 180 15 39 54 61.6
Josh Bellamy CHI WR2 26 6'0 206 0 0 0 0.0
Travis Benjamin CLE WR1 26 5'10 175 18 5 23 75.4
Justin Blackmon JAX   26 6'1 210 64 29 93 166.2
Jarrett Boykin BUF   26 6'2 215 5 49 54 88.8
Daniel Brown BAL WR5       0 0 0 0.0
LaRon Byrd WAS   26 6'4 230 1 0 1 0.8
Donteea Dye TB WR3       0 0 0 0.0
Michael Floyd ARI WR3 26 6'2 220 45 72 117 210.7
Chris Givens BAL WR3 26 6'0 203 42 34 76 146.7
Brittan Golden ARI WR6 27 5'11 186 0 4 4 13.6
Josh Gordon CLE   24 6'3 225 50 87 137 337.9
Stephen Hill CAR   24 6'4 215 21 24 45 83.4
T.Y. Hilton IND WR1 26 5'9 180 50 83 133 276.9
Alshon Jeffery CHI   25 6'3 216 24 89 113 249.3
Darius Jennings CLE WR4       0 0 0 0.0
Damaris Johnson TEN WR5 26 5'8 175 19 2 21 34.2
Marvin Jones CIN WR2 25 6'2 198 18 51 69 168.5
Jermaine Kearse SEA WR3 26 6'1 209 3 23 26 63.4
Keshawn Martin NE WR4 25 5'11 194 10 24 34 66.6
Rishard Matthews MIA WR2 26 6'0 217 11 41 52 71.9
Chris Owusu NYJ   26 6'2 200 1 13 14 13.8
DeVier Posey DEN   25 6'1 210 6 18 24 26.8
Brian Quick RAM WR3 26 6'3 218 11 18 29 69.8
Rueben Randle NYG WR2 24 6'2 208 19 41 60 144.9
Mohamed Sanu CIN WR3 26 6'2 210 16 47 63 107.9
Kevin Smith SEA WR4       0 0 0 0.0
Rod Streater OAK WR4 28 6'2 195 39 60 99 190.9
Deonte Thompson CHI WR4 26 6'0 203 5 10 15 14.7
Nick Toon RAM WR7 27 6'4 218 0 4 4 6.8
Brian Tyms NE   26 6'3 205 0 2 2 1.2
Jarius Wright MIN WR3 26 5'10 191 22 26 48 105.5
Kendall Wright TEN WR2 26 5'10 191 64 94 158 206.9