NFL Target Analysis Week 5
Jon Impemba breaks down all of the data and brings you the Target Analysis Report for Week 5
Cooper Kupp , WR LAR - Kupp continues to prove he is Goff's go to receiver as he was targeted 17 times in their Week 5 game against the Seahawks. Kupp now has a league leading 63 targets on the season while ranking second in receptions, just four behind Michael Thomas of the Saints. As long as he stays healthy, which has always been the problem, Kupp is on track to finish among the top five fantasy wide receivers this season.
Austin Ekeler , RB LAC - With Melvin Gordon active for Week 5 there were many owners of Ekeler who were worried about the hit in value that he was likely going to take....Whelp, those fears were put aside for at least one more week as Ekeler was targeted a ridiculous 16 times against the Broncos. He caught 15 of those 16 passes and now ranks 3rd in the NFL in receptions. Yes, that is correct, Ekeler ranks third among receivers and running backs in total catches with 39. Eventually Gordon is going to definitely take over the...