Julius Thomas, TE, Jaguars
|TE - #12||77.34||JAX||Active||4 years||27||6'5||255|
2015 Outlook: Gamble (high risk)Last updated on Jun-12-2015 by Shawn Childs
Thomas could be one of the trickiest players to gauge in 2015. He has scored 12 times in each of the past two seasons, but his success was created by a dynamic, Peyton Manning-led offense with deep passing options. In Jacksonville, Thomas should slot in as the second option in the passing game behind Robinson. Julius has missed five games over the past couple of seasons due to ankle and knee pains. Over the first five games of last year, he accumulated 24 catches, 277 yards and nine TDs on 30 targets. His value faded over his final eight games (19 catches, 212 yards and three TDs on 32 targets). The Jags completed 47 passes to their TEs for 547 yards and two scores last season; That should be the floor for Thomas. He will improve this offense, and Bortles will improve with him. I expect a 60-catch campaign with 700-plus yards and a minimum of five touchdowns. That makes him a low-end TE1 in PPRs.
Jacksonville Jaguars TE Julius Thomas
FFToolbox NFL News & Rumors7/27 - Jaguars TE Julius Thomas will be featured in 'several two-tight end looks'
7/2 - Jaguars QB Blake Bortles dealt with 'dead arm' last season
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2014 Mock Draft Results
FFToolbox Mock Draft July 14
July 14, 2014
|3.07||RotoExperts - Was between him and Vereen. I liked the gimmick of taking Thomas, love Thomas' red zone potential and Denver is definitely the right offense to load up on.|
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