Cooper Kupp

Wide Receiver • Rams

2018 Projections

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The third-round draft pick from Eastern Washington had a banner rookie season, leading all rookie wideouts in receptions and leading the Rams in targets and receiving yardage. Kupp played 76 percent of the Ramsí offensive snaps and demonstrated excellent hands and advanced route-running ability. He averaged a healthy 14.0 yards per catch and had 12 receptions of 20 yards or more. Lining up primarily in the slot, Kupp will usually avoid opponentsí top cornerbacks.


There are only so many targets to go around in a pass-catching corps that also includes WRs Brandin Cooks and Robert Woods, not to mention the teamís leader in receptions last year, RB Todd Gurley. After seeing 94 targets last year, Kupp probably wonít see many more this season, and he could see less. While Kupp got up to speed quickly in the NFL, he doesnít have an extraordinary athletic profile and may already be close to maxed out on his potential.

Bottom Line

With two other good receivers on the Ramsí roster, Kuppís ceiling is limited, but his mature skill set and his role in the offense give him a sturdy floor.

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