Pierre Garcon news, rumors and stats

 

Pierre Garcon

Washington Redskins
Wide Receiver

Ht: 6.0 | Wt: 211

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Week By Week

YearTmGRecRec YdsRec AvgRec TDRec 2ptRushRush YdsRush AvgRush TDRush 2ptFum Lost
2008IND144235.7500000.00000
2009IND154776516.28402105.00000
2010IND146778411.7060263.00000
2011IND167094713.53604287.00002
2012WAS104463314.3940294.50000
2013WAS16113134611.91502199.50001
Average:5875012402125001
Total:34544981225012725003

Redskins | Pierre Garcon set to be free agent

Sun, 15 Jan 2017 13:48:52 -0800

Washington Redskins WR Pierre Garcon will be an unrestricted free agent Thursday, March 9, at 4 p.m. EST.

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Redskins | Pierre Garcon says he is not possession WR

Sat, 14 Jan 2017 11:58:30 -0800

Washington Redskins WR Pierre Garcon said he does not want to be called a possession receiver because he can do more than what the Redskins asked him to do in 2016. "I definitely want people to stop thinking I'm a possession receiver because they gave me a job to do," Garcon said. "That doesn't mean I can't go deep and I can't run fast, because I ran fast and went deep this year more than I probably ever did. Every year is different from the playcalling. But I want people to stop thinking that I'm a slow guy, and I'm not slowing down anytime soon."

Fantasy Tip: Garcon will be a free agent this offseason and should receive interest from multiple teams if he hits the free-agent market. He finished the 2016 season with 79 catches for 1,041 yards and three touchdowns. Garcon should have a good chance to be a starter for a team next season and can be a No. 3 or No. 4 receiver for fantasy owners.

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Redskins | 'Solid chance' Pierre Garcon does not return

Tue, 03 Jan 2017 09:30:27 -0800

Washington Redskins WR Pierre Garcon is unlikely to return for less than the $7.6 million he earned this season, according to ESPN's John Keim.

Fantasy Tip: That kind of stance usually indicates the player's agent has been able to find enough potential bidders, so a parting of ways appears likely. Then again, the first-round selection of Josh Doctson in the draft last spring pretty much sealed his fate anyway. Garcon showed he is still a very capable No. 2 receiver in the NFL and should be open to find a team willing to meet his asking price this spring.

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Redskins | Pierre Garcon finishes for 94 yards

Sun, 25 Dec 2016 13:46:06 -0800

Washington Redskins WR Pierre Garcon caught four passes for 92 yards against the Chicago Bears in Week 16.

Fantasy Tip: Garcon has been a reliable option for owners this season and has posted at least 50 yards in six of his last seven games. He will continue to have a solid role in the passing game and should be a No. 3 receiver or a flex option in leagues.

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Redskins | Pierre Garcon targeted 11 times

Mon, 19 Dec 2016 22:10:20 -0800

Washington Redskins WR Pierre Garcon posted seven grabs for 78 yards in the Week 15 game against the Carolina Panthers Monday, Dec. 19, and he was targeted a game-high 11 times.

Fantasy Tip: Garcon was credited with his first drop of the season, but he was still very productive. He remains a solid WR3 in most fantasy leagues heading into Week 16 against the Chicago Bears.

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Redskins | Pierre Garcon credited with drop

Mon, 19 Dec 2016 19:13:25 -0800

Washington Redskins WR Pierre Garcon had his first drop of the season in the first half of the Week 15 game against the Carolina Panthers.

Fantasy Tip: The sure-handed Garcon has been a sure thing in the receiving game this season, posting four or more receptions in each of his past six, and 10 of the past 11 games. He had two receptions for 28 yards on five targets in the first 30 minutes.

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Redskins | Pierre Garcon has solid outing

Sun, 30 Oct 2016 12:45:02 -0700

Washington Redskins WR Pierre Garcon caught six passes for 67 yards against the Cincinnati Bengals in Week 8.

Fantasy Tip: Garcon has been a reliable target for the Redskins this season and has posted at least 67 yards in two of the last three games. Garcon can be a No. 3 receiver or a flex option for owners moving forward.

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Redskins | Pierre Garcon quiet in loss

Sun, 23 Oct 2016 17:45:10 -0700

Washington Redskins WR Pierre Garcon had two receptions for 22 yards in five targets in the Week 7 game against the Detroit Lions.

Fantasy Tip: Garcon has found the end zone just once this season, and he has been held to 59 or fewer yards in six of his seven games. Garcon is only worth keeping around as receiver depth in fantasy leagues of 12 or more yards.

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Redskins | Pierre Garcon leads receivers

Sun, 16 Oct 2016 14:08:49 -0700

Washington Redskins WR Pierre Garcon caught six passes for 77 yards in a 27-20 win over the Philadelphia Eagles on Sunday, Oct. 16.

Fantasy Tip: Garcon was targeted 11 times, which suggests he is definitely in favor with QB Kirk Cousins. He should be one of your top two receivers in a fantasy lineup.

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Redskins | Pierre Garcon catches TD pass

Sun, 09 Oct 2016 14:44:33 -0700

Washington Redskins WR Pierre Garcon caught five passes for 56 yards and one touchdown against the Baltimore Ravens in Week 5.

Fantasy Tip: Garcon has been a bit inconsistent in terms of his receiving yards this season but has been targeted at least six times in four of the five games. He could be a flex option most leagues or a bye week replacement in deeper leagues.

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