NFL Fantasy Football Red Zone Report: Week 5
Justin Vreeland breaks down red zone performances and stats from across the NFL.
Paying attention to who is getting targeted and/or getting carries in the red zone and down near the goal line are both very important in all fantasy formats. Touchdowns are major point boosters in PPR leagues and even more so in standard. The weekly report will be a one-stop shop where you can find all the information you could possibly need when it comes to the red zone. Each week I will point out some notable performances for that week and then include season totals. Let’s dive in!
Red Zone Targets
Eric Ebron – Ebron was targeted four times in the red zone this week and hauled in two of those passes. The better news for fantasy owners, those two receptions resulted in two touchdowns. Ebron is now third in red zone targets on the season with 12 and has managed to catch five of them for a total of four touchdowns. While his 42% red zone catch rate leaves a lot to be desired, his four touchdowns rank him at the very top of the league. Needless to say, it’s been a very strong...