2019 NFL Draft Guide Player Profile: Evan Engram
Colby Conway takes an in-depth look at Evan Engram and lets fantasy football owners know what to expect from the Giants tight end during the 2019 fantasy football season.
The New York Giants spent a first-round pick on Evan Engram in the 2017 NFL Draft, and he hasn’t disappointed. In his rookie season, Engram caught 64 passes on 115 targets for 722 yards and six touchdowns. A healthy Odell Beckham Jr. and lackluster offensive production ate into Engram’s numbers in 2018, as he played in just 11 games and caught 45 passes for 577 yards and three touchdowns. The story with Engram always was you want him on your fantasy team when Beckham Jr. isn’t in the mix. Well, here’s the opportunity, and fantasy owners should be excited.
Of the 577 yards he amasses in 2018, 320 of them, which is over 55 percent of his total yardage, came in the final four games of the season when Beckham Jr. was injured. Over the last four weeks of the season, here are Engram’s ranks amongst all tight ends with at least 12 targets in the National Football League.
Furthermore, over the last four weeks of the season, Engram’s 2.83 yards per route run, per Pro Football...