CeeDee Lamb

CeeDee Lamb

22-Year-Old Wide ReceiverWR
Dallas Cowboys
2021 Fantasy Outlook
Lamb had a solid rookie year, but it could have been so much better. Through five games with Dak Prescott, Lamb put up a 40-29-433-2 line, numbers which prorate to 128-93-1,386-6. He fell off sharply when Andy Dalton took over, but Prescott is expected to be back for the start of training camp. At 6-2, 189, Lamb is a tall, smooth receiver who runs polished routes for a 22-year-old and has excellent burst when he catches the ball. Lamb probably won’t torch teams downfield that often — 4.50 40 time and two teammates who are bigger deep threats — but he’s ideal for the slot where the Cowboys used him most of the time. The biggest issue for Lamb is the competition for targets. Both Amari Cooper and Michael Gallup had north of 100 last year, but it’s worth noting Lamb seemed to be Prescott’s favorite look early last season, when they barely even had time to develop a rapport. Read Past Outlooks
RANKS
$Signed a four-year, $14.01 million contract with the Cowboys in July of 2020.
Busy night in return
WRDallas Cowboys
December 2, 2021
Lamb brought in seven of 13 targets for 89 yards in the Cowboys' 27-17 win over the Saints on Thursday night. He also rushed once for 33 yards and returned three punts for 35 yards.
ANALYSIS
Making his return after a one-game absence while in concussion protocol, Lamb turned in an excellent all-purpose effort, one that saw him pace the Cowboys in receptions and receiving yards. The second-year wideout's target tally was also a team-high figure and his second highest of the season, and his rush attempt yielded a career-long run. Lamb's first opportunity to build on what was his most well-balanced performance of the season comes a week from Sunday in a Week 14 road contest versus Washington.
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Advanced NFL Stats
How do CeeDee Lamb's 2021 advanced stats compare to other wide receivers?
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.
  • % Targeted On Route
    Targets divided by total routes run. Also known as TPRR.
  • Avg Yds Per Route Run
    Receiving yards divided by total routes run. Also known as YPRR.
Air Yards Per Game
89.0
 
Air Yards Per Snap
1.56
 
% Team Air Yards
27.1%
 
% Team Targets
18.8%
 
Avg Depth of Target
11.6 Yds
 
Catch Rate
55.6%
 
Drop Rate
3.3%
 
Avg Yds After Catch
6.1
 
% Targeted On Route
1.0%
 
Avg Yds Per Route Run
0.09
 
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Snap Distribution / Depth Chart
Snap Counts
Snap %
Dallas CowboysCowboys 2021 WR Snap Distribution See more data like this | See last season's snap counts
#% of Team Snaps

57250%
12145%
50344%
6926%
39134%
9134%
27124%
22684%
26323%
14152%
787%
5420%
71%
31%
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Receiving Alignment Breakdown
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This Week's Opposing Pass Defense
How does the Saints pass defense compare to other NFL teams this season?
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@ Saints
Thursday, Dec 2nd at 8:20PM
Overall QB Rating Against
80.2
 
Cornerbacks
89.1
 
Safeties
49.4
 
Linebackers
82.0
 
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2021 CeeDee Lamb Split Stats
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Measurables Review View College Player Page
How do CeeDee Lamb's measurables compare to other wide receivers?
This section compares his draft workout metrics 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.
Height
6' 2"
 
Weight
189 lbs
 
40-Yard Dash
4.50 sec
 
Vertical Jump
34.5 in
 
Broad Jump
124 in
 
Bench Press
11 reps
 
Hand Length
9.25 in
 
Arm Length
32.25 in
 
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2020 Fantasy Outlook
Lamb was a monster at Oklahoma the last two years with 26 TDs, including a rushing one, on 184 targets in 27 games. And lest one think his 2018 season was due to having last year's No. 1 pick Kyler Murray at quarterback, Lamb's 2019 season was even bigger and more efficient with Jalen Hurts. At 6-2, 189, Lamb is tall and rangy with elite ball skills and excellent hands. He's elusive after the catch, quick in and out of breaks and dangerous in open space. Despite not being a true burner, he'll make plays down the field by tracking the ball in the air and going over top of smaller defenders. Lamb's route running should improve in the pros, and he has the physical tools and football instincts to be an elite NFL receiver. Landing in Dallas with the 17th pick wasn't ideal - the Cowboys have two established receivers in Michael Gallup and Amari Cooper. But Randall Cobb's 83 targets have left for Houston, the Cowboys had the 10th-most pass attempts last year, and they don't have an established receiving threat at tight end. There's also a good chance the team throws more passes in the red zone under new coach Mike McCarthy.
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Practices fully, clears protocol
WRDallas Cowboys
November 29, 2021
Lamb was a full participant in Monday's practice and is in line to play Thursday against the Saints after clearing the NFL's five-step concussion protocol, Michael Gehlken of The Dallas Morning News reports. "Going through the protocol, it was tough," Lamb said. "I feel a lot better."
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Puts in full practice
WRDallas Cowboys
Concussion
November 28, 2021
Lamb (concussion) was deemed a full participant Sunday in the Cowboys' unofficial practice session, Jon Machota of The Athletic reports.
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Should play Week 13
WRDallas Cowboys
Concussion
November 26, 2021
Lamb (concussion) will practice Sunday, with the Cowboys expecting him to return for Thursday's game at New Orleans in Week 13, Jon Machota of The Athletic reports.
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Inactive versus Raiders
WRDallas Cowboys
Concussion
November 25, 2021
Lamb (concussion) is officially inactive for Thursday's game against the Raiders.
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Won't suit up Thursday
WRDallas Cowboys
Concussion
November 25, 2021
Lamb, who is listed as questionable for Thursday's game against the Raiders, won't clear the NFL's five-step concussion protocol ahead of the 4:30 p.m. ET kickoff and is set to be inactive for the contest, Jay Glazer of Fox Sports reports.
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