Marques Colston news, rumors and stats

 

Marques Colston

New Orleans Saints
Wide Receiver

Ht: 6.3 | Wt: 225

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Week By Week

YearTmGRecRec YdsRec AvgRec TDRec 2ptRushRush YdsRush AvgRush TDRush 2ptFum Lost
2006NOS1470103814.8380000.00000
2007NOS1698120212.27110000.00001
2008NOS114776016.1750000.00000
2009NOS1670107415.3490166.00002
2010NOS1584102312.1870111.00000
2011NOS1480114314.2980000.00001
2012NOS1683115413.90100000.00002
2013NOS157594312.5750000.00000
Average:7610421480011001
Total:607833714630271006

Saints | Marques Colston still limited

Wed, 05 Aug 2015 12:15:30 -0700

New Orleans Saints WR Marques Colston (undisclosed) was limited in practice Wednesday, Aug. 5. He is currently on the Physically Unable to Perform list.

Fantasy Tip: Colston should take a backseat to Brandin Cooks this year, but he could still quietly put up respectable numbers, assuming he's healthy. He should be in the WR3 conversation heading into fantasy drafts.

Comment (0) | Share: Tweet!Share on Facebook | Source: ESPN.com - Mike Triplett

Saints | Marques Colston sees more work

Mon, 03 Aug 2015 10:36:14 -0700

New Orleans Saints WR Marques Colston (undisclosed) participated in some 7-on-7 drills during practice Monday, Aug. 3. Colston said he was taking things slow during practice since he started training camp on the Physically Unable to Perform list.

Fantasy Tip: Colston probably will be limited for several more days because of his injury, but he should be fine for the start of training camp. Colston could be a middle- to late-round option in drafts his season since he should still have a solid role in the passing game.

Comment (0) | Share: Tweet!Share on Facebook | Source: ESPN.com - Mike Triplett

Saints | Marques Colston comes off PUP

Fri, 31 Jul 2015 10:42:36 -0700

New Orleans Saints WR Marques Colston (undisclosed) was activated from the Active/Physically Unable to Perform list Friday, July 31, after three days.

Fantasy Tip: Colston, 32, is an unexciting WR3 and should be reserved for PPR setups.

Comment (0) | Share: Tweet!Share on Facebook | Source: NFL Network

Saints | Marques Colston placed on PUP list

Tue, 28 Jul 2015 14:19:41 -0700

New Orleans Saints WR Marques Colston (undisclosed) was placed on the Physically Unable to Perform list Tuesday, July 28.

Fantasy Tip: The injury was not disclosed, so Colston's status will need to be monitored heading into training camp. His fantasy value is hard to gauge until the injury and its extent are known.

Comment (0) | Share: Tweet!Share on Facebook | Source: New Orleans Times-Picayune - Evan Woodbery

Saints | Marques Colston could be used in red zone

Mon, 20 Jul 2015 05:48:33 -0700

New Orleans Saints WR Marques Colston could be used as a red zone target more than in recent years, and he should remain heavily involved in the offense.

Fantasy Tip: Colston might slip through the cracks in drafts because of his age, but he's worth the WR5 flyer.

Comment (0) | Share: Tweet!Share on Facebook | Source: ESPN.com - Mike Triplett

Saints | Marques Colston limiting his mileage

Tue, 16 Jun 2015 19:50:29 -0700

New Orleans Saints WR Marques Colston did not participate in minicamp practice Tuesday, June 16, and it was at least the third session he has missed over the past two weeks. "When you play nine, 10 years in this league at a skill position, mileage is mileage," Colston said. "I'm just kind of in a mode where they want to manage that process throughout the year."

Fantasy Tip: Colston is now two years removed from the 80-catch, 1000-yard plateau, and his receptions and yards have decreased in consecutive seasons. He best years are behind him, and as indicated by his limited participation recently, nagging injuries have taken their toll. At best, Colston could be drafted as a low-end No. 4 wide receiver, but he looks a lot better as your No. 5 or No. 6.

Comment (0) | Share: Tweet!Share on Facebook | Source: ESPN.com - Mike Triplett

Saints | Brandin Cooks set for big role

Sat, 18 Apr 2015 16:24:14 -0700

New Orleans Saints WR Brandin Cooks will be atop the depth chart with WR Marques Colston to enter the 2015 season.

Fantasy Tip: Cooks could be a big-time breakout candidate after playing in the slot most of his solid rookie season. Look at Cooks as a premium WR3 with WR2 potential.

Comment (0) | Share: Tweet!Share on Facebook | Source: The New Orleans Advocate - Nick Underhill

Saints | Marques Colston terms

Wed, 11 Mar 2015 23:29:48 -0700

Updating a previous report, New Orleans Saints WR Marques Colston restructured his contract and took a $3.2 million pay cut. He went from $7 million in salary and bonuses to $3.8 million. The new deal now calls for a roster bonus of $2.305 million (due this week), a base salary of $1.445 million and a workout bonus of $50,000. Colston also agreed to a bigger reduction in 2016, which is the final year of his contract, dropping from $7.8 million in salary and bonuses to $3.2 million.

Fantasy Tip: Colston is still worth a late flyer in PPR leagues to round out your receiving corps.

Comment (0) | Share: Tweet!Share on Facebook | Source: ESPN.com - Mike Triplett

Saints | Marques Colston restructures

Fri, 06 Mar 2015 07:41:52 -0800

New Orleans Saints WR Marques Colston restructured his contract Friday, March 6, and will return in 2015.

Fantasy Tip: Colston still has some marginal PPR value in the Saints offense. However, he's a WR5 at the tail end of drafts.

Comment (0) | Share: Tweet!Share on Facebook | Source: FOXSports.com - Mike Garafolo

Saints | Marques Colston may need to restructure

Tue, 10 Feb 2015 06:48:49 -0800

New Orleans Saints WR Marques Colston will probably return at a reduced rate from his $7 million salary in 2015, in the opinion of ESPN.com's Mike Triplett.

Fantasy Tip: Colston had a steep dropoff with his 59-902-5 season last year. He could come at a value as a WR5 in PPR formats in drafts as aging veterans often get overlooked.

Comment (0) | Share: Tweet!Share on Facebook | Source: ESPN.com - Mike Triplett

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