Matt LaCosse
Matt LaCosse
26-Year-Old Tight EndTE
New England Patriots
2018 Fantasy Outlook
There was no outlook written for Matt LaCosse in 2018. Check out the latest news below for more on his current fantasy value.
$Signed a two-year contract with the Patriots in March of 2019.
Heads to Pats
TENew England Patriots
March 14, 2019
LaCosse has signed a two-year deal with the Patriots, worth up to $4.8 million, Mike Reiss of ESPN.com reports.
ANALYSIS
If he plays in 2019, Rob Gronkowski will continue to top the Patriots' tight end depth chart. Either way, though, LaCosse adds solid depth to a unit that also includes Jacob Hollister, Stephen Anderson and Ryan Izzo. The 6-foot-6, 255-pound LaCosse caught 24 passes for 250 yards and a TD in 15 games for the Broncos in 2018.
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Advanced NFL Stats
How do Matt LaCosse's 2018 advanced stats compare to other tight ends?
This section compares his advanced stats with players at the same position. The bar represents the player's percentile rank. For example, if the bar is halfway across, then the player falls into the 50th percentile for that metric and it would be considered average. The longer the bar, the better it is for the player.
  • Air Yards Per Game
    The number of air yards he is averaging per game. Air yards measure how far the ball was thrown downfield for both complete and incomplete passes. Air yards are recorded as a negative value when the pass is targeted behind the line of scrimmage. All air yards data is from Sports Info Solutions and does not include throwaways as targeted passes.
  • Air Yards Per Snap
    The number of air yards he is averaging per offensive snap.
  • % Team Air Yards
    The percentage of the team's total air yards he accounts for.
  • % Team Targets
    The percentage of the team's total targets he accounts for.
  • Avg Depth of Target
    Also known as aDOT, this stat measures the average distance down field he is being targeted at.
  • Catch Rate
    The number of catches made divided by the number of times he was targeted by the quarterback.
  • Drop Rate
    The number of passes he dropped divided by the number of times he was targeted by the quarterback.
  • Avg Yds After Catch
    The number of yards he gains after the catch on his receptions.
Air Yards Per Game
13.2
 
Air Yards Per Snap
0.47
 
% Team Air Yards
4.7%
 
% Team Targets
6.6%
 
Avg Depth of Target
5.4 Yds
 
Catch Rate
64.9%
 
Drop Rate
5.4%
 
Avg Yds After Catch
6.2
 
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Snap Distribution / Depth Chart
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% of Team Snaps

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How often does Matt LaCosse run a route when on the field for a pass play?
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Matt LaCosse
213 routes   37 targets
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85%
395 routes   72 targets
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This Week's Opposing Pass Defense
How does the Rams pass defense compare to other NFL teams this season?
The bars represents the team's percentile rank (based on QB Rating Against). The longer the bar, the better their pass defense is. The team and position group ratings only include players that are currently on the roster and not on injured reserve. The list of players in the table only includes defenders with at least 3 attempts against them.
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Sunday, Feb 3rd at 6:30PM
Overall QB Rating Against
79.9
 
Cornerbacks
86.5
 
Safeties
68.6
 
Linebackers
76.6
 
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2016 Fantasy Outlook
LaCosse was a reserve TE, vying for a roster spot. However, he was ultimately released after the third week of the preseason.
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Heading for free agency
TEDenver Broncos
March 2, 2019
LaCosse will not receive a contract tender from the Broncos, Mike Klis of 9News Denver reports.
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Shows promise in extended look
TEDenver Broncos
January 6, 2019
LaCosse finished 2018 having caught 24 of 37 passes for 250 yards and a touchdown.
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Set to play season finale
TEDenver Broncos
December 28, 2018
LaCosse (ankle) doesn't have a designation for Sunday's contest against the Chargers, Zac Stevens of BSNDenver.com reports.
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Practices in limited fashion
TEDenver Broncos
Foot
December 26, 2018
LaCosse (foot) was limited at practice Wednesday, Zac Stevens of BSNDenver.com reports.
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Won't play Week 16
TEDenver Broncos
Foot
December 24, 2018
LaCosse (foot) is inactive for Monday night's game against the Raiders.
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