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Eric Decker

Eric Decker - #87 - WR

Status Active
Height/Weight 6' 3"/ 218 lbs.
Birthday 03/15/1987
Birthplace Cold Spring, MN
College Minnesota
Years played 4
Drafted 2010, 3rd round, 23rd pick by Broncos


Rec Yds TD
85 1064 13

Week Nine fantasy tips: WRs

Posted Nov. 01, 2012 @ 3:27 p.m. ET
In Week Nine's fantasy WR tips, Titus Young is coming on strong, Stevie Johnson could make some noise and Eric Decker is on a roll.

Broncos WR Decker benefiting from time with Manning

Posted Sept. 14, 2012 @ 10:09 a.m. ET
Broncos WR Eric Decker spoke with PFW's Kevin Fishbain about what he has learned from working with QB Peyton Manning.

Manning's Denver debut: some good, some sloppy

Posted Aug. 10, 2012 @ 10:10 a.m. ET
New Broncos QB Peyton Manning says he can build off his brief debut with the team, which featured a few good and a few poor throws.

Broncos need to develop passing attack

Posted Jan. 19, 2012 @ 7:43 p.m. ET
Not being able to throw the ball very well was an issue for the Broncos in 2011 and will be a major offseason priority for the team.

Broncos LS Paxton out for divisional-round game

Posted Jan. 13, 2012 @ 3:34 p.m. ET
Broncos LS Lonie Paxton will miss Saturday night's playoff game against the Patriots. He has been dealing with a family issue.

Vikings-Broncos matchup of the day: Wednesday

Posted Nov. 30, 2011 @ 2:47 p.m. ET
Here's a key matchup to watch in Sunday's Vikings-Broncos game.

Del Pilar's Mailbag: Wednesday edition

Posted Nov. 23, 2011 @ 2:37 a.m. ET
William Del Pilar answers your fantasy football WDIS Week 12 mailbag questions and recommends who you should start, bench or trade.

Week 11 matchups to exploit or avoid

Posted Nov. 16, 2011 @ 11:33 a.m. ET
William Del Pilar studied the Week 11 matchups and warns you to avoid players like Eric Decker while exploiting Maurice Morris and Kellen Winslow.

Decker plays his way into Broncos' lineup

Posted Sept. 23, 2011 @ 12:36 p.m. ET
Given an opportunity because of injuries, WR Eric Decker has proven to be just what the Broncos' passing game needed.  

Broncos find a way to grind out a win

Posted Sept. 19, 2011 @ 4:47 p.m. ET
With their high-priced stars out, the Broncos relied on their backups to earn the first win of the John Fox era.

Thomas injury has Broncos looking at WR options in draft

Posted April 14, 2011 @ 4:27 p.m. ET
With second-year WR Demaryius Thomas expected to miss the first half of the 2011 season, we hear the Broncos could look to add depth at the position late in the draft.


Posted Dec. 31, 2012
Decker finished his season with a seven-catch, 76-yard game with two touchdowns.||||||| It was the second straight two-TD game for Decker and his fourth this season. Interestingly enough, his two other two-TD games this season also came in consecutive games on Oct. 28 and Nov. 4.
Posted Dec. 24, 2012
Decker had six catches for 65 yards and two scores Sunday in a 34-12 rout of the Browns.||||||| Decker is tied for third in the NFL with 11 TD catches and has provided superb fantasy value all season.
Posted Dec. 18, 2012
Decker caught eight passes for 133 yards with a TD on Sunday against Baltimore.||||||| Decker has set career highs with 72 receptions for 923 yards and nine TDs this season.
Posted Nov. 07, 2012
Decker (thigh) was limited in practice on Wednesday.||||||| He joined WRs Brandon Stokley (knee) and Demaryius Thomas (knee) on the injury report, though Stokley and Thomas each participated fully.
Posted Nov. 05, 2012
Decker tied a season-high with eight catches for 99 yards and two touchdowns in Denver's win over Cincinnati on Sunday.||||||| Playing with Peyton Manning has only benefited Decker, who has now scored touchdowns in five straight games.