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New Orleans Saints

Jimmy Graham

Jimmy Graham - #80 - TE

Status Active
Height/Weight 6' 7"/ 265 lbs.
Birthday 11/24/1986
Birthplace Goldsboro, NC
College Miami (FL)
Years played 4
Drafted 2010, 3rd round, 31st pick by Saints


Rec Yds TD
85 982 9

Tight ends key factor in NFL success

Posted Jan. 09, 2012 @ 7:19 p.m. ET
A look at the 2011 NFL standings provides a clue that field-stretching tight ends have become a key ingredient in building a winning team.

Shorts and Shells: Week 17

Posted Jan. 02, 2012 @ 5:18 a.m. ET
The Patriots and Saints leave few offensive records standing; Santonio's no-show; how Matt Flynn's big game affects the draft; and much more.

Saints WR Colston delivering just under the radar

Posted Dec. 23, 2011 @ 1:25 p.m. ET
The spotlight is shining on Saints TE Jimmy Graham, but WR Marques Colston is on his way to turning in another 1,000-yard season.

Vikings-Saints matchup: Tuesday

Posted Dec. 13, 2011 @ 5:43 p.m. ET
Here's a look at a key matchup in Sunday's Vikings-Saints game in Minnesota.

Brees, Saints blow out Giants 49-24

Posted Nov. 29, 2011 @ 12:16 a.m. ET
Drew Brees passed for 363 yards and four touchdowns, including two to TE Jimmy Graham, as New Orleans rolled to a 49-24 victory Monday night, extending New York's losing skid to three games.

Jimmy Graham: Only the beginning

Posted Nov. 15, 2011 @ 1:57 p.m. ET
Jimmy Graham has emerged as the most dynamic tight end in the NFL this season, a remarkable feat considering he only played one year of college football.

TE with first-round fantasy value? Graham could break barrier

Posted Oct. 27, 2011 @ 9:50 p.m. ET
Saints TE Jimmy Graham might reach unprecedented heights in fantasy drafts next year, writes Pat Fitzmaurice in this week's "Fantasy football: 21 things."

Del Pilar's Fantasy Football Mailbag: Wednesday Edition

Posted Oct. 12, 2011 @ 11:16 a.m. ET
William Del Pilar answers your lineup and roster questions for Week Six, including recommending starting Dez Bryant and trading Aarron Hernandez.

Doom in the dome: Rodgers enjoys the great indoors

Posted Oct. 06, 2011 @ 8:47 p.m. ET
Aaron Rodgers may hang some "borderline disrespectful" numbers on the Falcons' pass defense Sunday night, writes Pat Fitzmaurice in "Fantasy football: 21 things."

Saints TE Graham not disappointing in Year Two

Posted Sept. 29, 2011 @ 10:04 p.m. ET
Saints second-year TE Jimmy Graham is living up to high expectations, and his best days are still ahead of him.

Bears-Saints matchup of the day: Thursday

Posted Sept. 15, 2011 @ 4:08 p.m. ET
The Bears' cover-2 defense could keep Saints TE Jimmy Graham from going off in Week Two.

What to expect as an encore for '10 rookie tight ends

Posted Aug. 04, 2011 @ 1:57 p.m. ET
A handful of rookie tight ends emerged in 2010, continuing the trend of athletic, pass-catching tight ends being involved in offenses. Here's a look at what to expect from them in ’11.

Saints cut TE Shockey

Posted Feb. 22, 2011 @ 4:58 p.m. ET
The Saints terminated the contract of TE Jeremy Shockey after three seasons with the team.

Saints' Graham makes Shockey more expendable

Posted Dec. 26, 2010 @ 12:34 a.m. ET
In light of the late-season contributions of rookie TE Jimmy Graham, it doesn't appear that veteran TE Jeremy Shockey will return to New Orleans after his contract expires at the end of next season, according to NFC South Whispers.

Saints agree to terms with Ramsey, Graham

Posted July 28, 2010 @ 5:02 p.m. ET
The Saints announced they have agreed to terms with QB Patrick Ramsey and rookie TE Jimmy Graham.


Posted Dec. 31, 2012
Graham caught a season-high nine passes for 115 yards and a touchdown during Sunday's loss to Carolina.||||||| It was Graham's first touchdown since Nov. 18 at Oakland.
Posted Nov. 12, 2012
Graham caught seven passes for a career-best 146 yards and two touchdowns during Sunday's 31-27 win over Atlanta.||||||| With four touchdowns in his last three games, it appears Graham will ultimately live up to his high preseason price tag. Look for him to continue putting up monster numbers down the stretch.
Posted Oct. 18, 2012
Graham was active after missing last week's game at Tampa Bay with a right ankle injury.||||||| Graham could be in for a big night against a Broncos defense that's given up five touchdowns to opposing tight ends - tied for the second-most in the league.
Posted Jan. 15, 2012
Graham caught five passes for 103 yards and two TDs in Saturday's 36-32 postseason loss at San Francisco.||||||| Graham was outstanding and could be a top-five fantasy pick next season so watch out for him in 2012.
Posted Jan. 02, 2012
Graham caught eight passes for 97 yards and a touchdown during Sunday's 45-17 rout of Carolina.||||||| Graham finished second at his position with 1,310 yards to go along with 11 TDs, finishing only behind Rob Gronkowski's 1,327 yards and 17 TDs. Graham did lead all TEs with 99 receptions.