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Joel Dreessen

Joel Dreessen - #81 - TE

Status Active
Height/Weight 6' 4"/ 245 lbs.
Birthday 07/26/1982
Birthplace Ida Grove, IA
College Colorado State
Years played 8
Drafted 2005, 6th round, 24th pick by Jets

STATS, LLC 2012 STATS

Rec Yds TD
41 356 5

Ex-Broncos LB Alexander arrested

Posted Dec. 21, 2010 @ 10:14 a.m. ET
LB Kevin Alexander was arrested just hours before the team released him.

Tebow will remain Broncos starting QB

Posted Dec. 20, 2010 @ 5:16 p.m. ET
Broncos head coach Eric Studesville announced Monday that Tim Tebow will remain the team's starting quarterback and start against the Texans on Sunday.

Broncos claim CB Jackson

Posted Dec. 20, 2010 @ 4:49 p.m. ET
The Broncos claimed CB Chevis Jackson off waivers from the Patriots and waived LB Kevin Alexander on Monday.

Tebow displays potential in starting debut

Posted Dec. 20, 2010 @ 1:54 p.m. ET
Deemed a "project" by most observers, expectations were low for Tim Tebow in his first NFL start. And while he didn't blow anybody out of the water, he certainly showed signs of what could be on the horizon.

Raiders roll past Broncos in Tebow's first start

Posted Dec. 19, 2010 @ 7:48 p.m. ET
Jason Campbell threw a 73-yard touchdown pass to Marcel Reece and Jacoby Ford scored on a 71-yard run to help the Raiders overcome Tim Tebow's two long touchdowns in his first career start and beat the Broncos 39-23 Sunday.

Broncos GM Xanders wants to stay with team in larger role

Posted Dec. 18, 2010 @ 4:55 p.m. ET
Broncos GM Brian Xanders had limited power with former head coach Josh McDaniels at the helm and is hopeful to be given a larger role with the organization next season, the way we hear it.

Report: Broncos plan to start Tebow on Sunday

Posted Dec. 18, 2010 @ 4:21 p.m. ET
Broncos rookie QB Tim Tebow will reportedly get his first career start Sunday against the Raiders.

Orton suffering surprising late-season collapse

Posted Dec. 13, 2010 @ 3:42 p.m. ET
Kyle Orton played like a fantasy stud for most of the season's first few months and had the schedule to finish the year on a high as well. But instead, his play has deteriorated at a horrible time.

Down and out in Denver

Posted Dec. 13, 2010 @ 4:45 a.m. ET
After admitting that the hiring of Josh McDaniels as head coach was a major mistake, the Broncos' fractured organization could have a rough time picking up the pieces following his dismissal early last week.

Feely, Cards run all over Broncos

Posted Dec. 12, 2010 @ 8:42 p.m. ET
Jay Feely became the fourth kicker in 40 years to run for a touchdown and added a career-best five field goals to help the Arizona Cardinals end a seven-game losing streak with a 43-13 win against Denver.

Broncos fine Cox, he will play Sunday

Posted Dec. 12, 2010 @ 3:10 p.m. ET
Broncos CB Perrish Cox will play but not start on Sunday after being arrested on Thursday night for sexual assault.

Elway expected to join Broncos front office

Posted Dec. 12, 2010 @ 11:48 a.m. ET
Former Broncos Super Bowl-winning QB John Elway is expected to be in the Broncos' front office by the end of the season.

Broncos sign Hauschka to kick for Prater

Posted Dec. 11, 2010 @ 9:25 p.m. ET
The Broncos have signed Steven Hauschka to handle their placekicking duties Sunday at Arizona. The team's regular kicker, Matt Prater, didn't travel with the team after having been listed as questionable on the injury report with a groin ...

Report: Broncos CB Cox arrested for sexual assault

Posted Dec. 10, 2010 @ 12:11 p.m. ET
Broncos CB Perrish Cox was arrested Thursday night for sexual assault and is currently being held in Douglas County Detention Center in Colorado, according to a report in the Denver Post.

Cardinals keep sellout streak alive

Posted Dec. 09, 2010 @ 2:22 p.m. ET
The Cardinals have sold out every game they've played in University of Phoenix Stadium, and that includes this Sunday's game vs. the Broncos.

STATS, LLC PLAYER NEWS

Posted March 23, 2012
The Denver Broncos keep adding offensive personnel for Peyton Manning as they agreed to terms with Dreessen.||||||| The former Colorado State University standout has hauled in 110 passes for 1,364 yards and 13 TDs in six seasons with the New York Jets and Houston Texans. Last season, Dreessen caught 28 passes for 353 yards and six scores for the Texans. Dreessen was a sixth-round pick of the Jets in 2005 after a stellar career at CSU in which he was a two-time All-Mountain West Conference selection.
Posted Oct. 10, 2011
Dreessen had 112 yards receiving in a loss to the Raiders on Sunday.||||||| Dreessen was the beneficiary when the Texans had to air things out in the second half and with Andre Johnson out. He had 44 yards receiving in the first four games. Johnson likely will miss one more game, boosting Dreessen's value.
Posted Oct. 04, 2010
Dreessen had five catches for 73 yards and one touchdown in Sunday's 31-24 win at Oakland.||||||| Dreessen was a primary target with Andre Johnson out. Fantasy owners should determine if Johnson is healthy to figure out whether to start Dreessen.
Posted Sept. 25, 2007
Dreesen was signed by the Texans on Tuesday.||||||| Dreessen made the Texans' opening day roster, but was released when Houston signed Cedric Killings on Sept. 14. Dreessen is in his first year as a Texan after spending the 2005 season with the New York Jets.

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