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Martellus Bennett

New England Patriots
Tight End

Ht: 6.5 | Wt: 275

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YearTmGRecRec YdsRec AvgRec TDRec 2ptRushRush YdsRush TDFum Lost
2008DAL162028314.15400000
2009DAL141515910.60000000
2010DAL16332607.88000000
2011DAL14171448.47000000
2012NYG165562611.38500000
2013CHI166575911.68500001
Average:3437211200000
Total:2052231111400001

Patriots | Martellus Bennett questionable for Week 13

Fri, 02 Dec 2016 13:56:35 -0800

New England Patriots TE Martellus Bennett (ankle, shoulder) is listed As Questionable for Week 13 versus the Los Angeles Rams.

Fantasy Tip: Rob Gronkowski's absence would seem to serve as a boost for Bennett's fantasy fortunes, but he may be too injured to take advantage and should be viewed as a TE2. Since his three-touchdown explosion in Week 5, Bennett has scored double-digit fantasy points in PPR only once and failed to find the end zone. Dion Lewis, James White and Malcolm Mitchell appear to be much better bets to see more targets moving forward.

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Patriots | Martellus Bennett returns to practice

Thu, 01 Dec 2016 17:31:49 -0800

New England Patriots TE Martellus Bennett (ankle, shoulder) was limited at practice Thursday, Dec. 1.

Fantasy Tip: Bennett missed practice on Wednesday, but this news indicates he'll be good to go for Week 13. With Rob Gronkowski (back) out indefinitely, there will be nothing preventing Bennett from serving as a TE1 on a weekly basis to close out the 2016 season. He should be in all lineups.

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Patriots | Martellus Bennett misses practice

Wed, 30 Nov 2016 17:14:32 -0800

New England Patriots TE Martellus Bennett (ankle, shoulder) did not participate in practice Wednesday, Nov. 30.

Fantasy Tip: Bennett probably is taking things slow this week, but owners should check on the status later in the week. Bennett has struggled over the last few weeks and will face a Los Angeles Rams defense that plays well against tight ends. Owners may want to look for other options to use and keep Bennett on the bench this week.

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Patriots | Martellus Bennett quiet again

Sun, 27 Nov 2016 22:56:01 -0800

New England Patriots TE Martellus Bennett posted three receptions for 22 yards in the Week 12 game against the New York Jets. He was targeted five times.

Fantasy Tip: Bennett's stat line was disappointing for the second straight game, especially after Rob Gronkowski left the game early and Bennett had all the targets at tight end to himself. He remains more of a TE2 heading into Week 13 against the Rams.

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Patriots | Martellus Bennett will be in uniform

Sun, 27 Nov 2016 12:22:45 -0800

New England Patriots TE Martellus Bennett (ankle) is officially active for the team's Week 12 game.

Fantasy Tip: Bennett may lose a few targets with Rob Gronkowski back in the lineup but should continue to be a solid part of the passing game. Bennett has been quiet over the last few weeks but should be considered a low-end No. 1 tight end in most leagues.

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Patriots | Martellus Bennett likely to play

Sun, 27 Nov 2016 06:45:22 -0800

New England Patriots TE Martellus Bennett (ankle) is expected to play in Week 12's game against the New York Jets.

Fantasy Tip: Bennett participated on a limited basis in two of the team's three practice sessions during the week and was listed as questionable on the injury report. He should have a decent role in the passing game, although he is coming off a disappointing performance versus the 49ers. View Bennett as a low-end TE1 this week because of the favorable matchup.

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Patriots | Martellus Bennett questionable for Week 12

Fri, 25 Nov 2016 14:37:48 -0800

New England Patriots TE Martellus Bennett (ankle) was limited during practice Friday, Nov. 25, and is listed as questionable for Week 12.

Fantasy Tip: Bennett is coming off a disappointing Week 11 performance for fantasy owners but should have a solid role in the passing game this week. He can be considered a low-end No. 1 tight end in a majority of leagues.

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Patriots | Martellus Bennett absent Thursday

Thu, 24 Nov 2016 14:05:11 -0800

New England Patriots TE Martellus Bennett (ankle) did not practice Thursday, Nov. 24.

Fantasy Tip: Bennett was limited yesterday, so the downgrade is concerning. He could start again, though, with Rob Gronkowski iffy for Week 12. It's not a given that Bennett will be inactive, so keep tabs on both of their statuses heading into the weekend. If Gronk doesn't play then Bennett is a low-end TE1 option.

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Patriots | Martellus Bennett listed as limited

Wed, 23 Nov 2016 14:31:21 -0800

New England Patriots TE Martellus Bennett (ankle) was limited during practice Wednesday, Nov. 23.

Fantasy Tip: Bennett received only two targets in the last game and has been a bit inconsistent over the last several weeks. He should continue to see targets in the passing game and can be a low-end No. 1 tight end in fantasy leagues.

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Patriots | Martellus Bennett mostly invisible

Sun, 20 Nov 2016 22:24:01 -0800

New England Patriots TE Martellus Bennett had just one catch for 14 yards on two targets in the Week 11 game against the San Francisco 49ers.

Fantasy Tip: Bennett's performance was a disappointment after he had triple-digit yardage against Seattle last week and Rob Gronkowski was inactive for this one. Treat Bennett as a TE2 heading into Week 12 against the New York Jets.

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