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87 Troy Niklas TE

Arizona Cardinals

Fantasy Stats
Own%Start%
4%0%
Key Stats
GPCatchesYdsAvgTDsFirst Downs
733812.702

Player Updates

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John Carlson's unexpected retirement leaves Cardinals in a bind at TE
by Ted Leshinski | Staff Writer

The unexpected retirement of John Carlson has left the Cardinals depleted of experienced tight ends on the roster, reports ESPN.com.

Troy Niklas, last year's second-round pick, and Darren Fells are currently the only tight ends on the team who caught passes in 2014, combining for eight receptions and 109 yards during the regular season.

Carlson caught 33 passes for 350 yards and one touchdown last season.

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Cardinals clear TE Troy Niklas (ankle) for team activities
by Sean d'Oliveira | CBSSports.com

Cardinals tight end Troy Niklas is able to participate in team activities, reports Fox Sports 910.

Niklas was placed on injured reserve after undergoing ankle surgery last season.

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Cardinals tab Darren Fells to replace Troy Niklas
by Larry Hartstein | CBSSports.com

With Cardinals tight end Troy Niklas (ankle) on injured reserve, the team will turn to tight end Darren Fells to fill his role, reports Fox Sports. "Darren will take Troy's job, and he's more than capable," coach Bruce Arians said.

"He's shown flashes of being a very dominant blocker. This is a great opportunity for him, and we need him to step up."

Arizona visits Seattle on Sunday.

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Cards TE Troy Niklas headed for ankle surgery
by Larry Hartstein | CBSSports.com

Cardinals tight end Troy Niklas needs surgery after severely spraining his ankle in Sunday's win over the Lions, reports Fox Sports. The team put him on IR on Tuesday.

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Cardinals place tight end Niklas on IR, sign TE Mulligan
by Jeff Borzello | College Basketball Writer

The Cardinals officially placed tight end Troy Niklas on the season-ending injured reserve list with a  "badly" sprained ankle, according to the team's official website. His season comes to an end with only three catches for 38 yards. In a corresponding move, Arizona signed tight end Matthew Mulligan Tuesday.

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Schedule
Receiving
YearTeamGGSRecYdsAvgLgTD20+40+1st
2014Arizona Cardinals7233812.7170002
TOTAL7233812.7170002
Defensive Stats
YearTeamGTotalTklAstSacksIntYdsAvgLgTDPass Def
2014Arizona Cardinals722.000000.0000
TOTAL722.000000.0000
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Player Info

Height/Weight:
6-6/270
Birthdate:
9/18/1992
Age:
22
Hometown:
Fullerton, CA, USA
School:
Notre Dame
NFL Experience:
2
Awards:
2016 Super Bowl
Super Bowl
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2016 Super Bowl
Super Bowl