Matt Cassel

#8 QB / Detroit Lions / EXP: 14YRS Height: 6-4 Weight: 225 lb Age: 36 College: USC Bye 6

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  • Lions' Matt Cassel: Moves to No. 2 on depth chart
    By RotoWire Staff

    Cassel has surpassed Jake Rudock for the No. 2 spot on the Lions' quarterback depth chart, Kyle Meinke of MLive.com reports. Cassel had been working behind Rudock during OTAs, but it appears a late swap on the depth chart has occurred. The veteran signal-caller has plenty of experience under his belt, appearing in 15 or 16 games in three straight seasons from 2008-10. There's still a lot of time remaining before the season starts, but Cassel sits in good position as training camp approaches.

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  • Titans' Matt Cassel: Struggles as fill-in starter
    By RotoWire Staff

    Cassel completed 21 of 32 passes for 141 yards with a touchdown and a lost fumble in Sunday's 16-10 loss to the Dolphins. Two plays after having a 59-yard touchdown pass to Delanie Walker erased on an offensive pass interference penalty, Cassel had a strip-sack fumble returned for a 38-yard Miami touchdown. He failed to get Tennessee's wide receivers involved early, throwing 10 of his 12 first-half completions to tight ends or running backs as his team went into the break trailing 10-3. While he erased that deficit with an 11-yard touchdown to tight end Phillip Supernaw in the third quarter, Cassel was unable to produce any more points the rest of the way. It's clear the Titans need Marcus Mariota to come back from his hamstring strain as quickly as possible, as the 35-year-old Cassel doesn't have much left in the tank.

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  • Titans' Matt Cassel: Draws start Sunday
    By RotoWire Staff

    Cassel will start Sunday's game against the Dolphins. With Marcus Mariota (hamstring) unavailable Sunday, at a minimum, Cassel will draw the start at QB for the Titans, with Brandon Weeden set to serve as his backup. Cassel completed four of 10 passes for 21 yards, with no TDs and two interceptions in relief of Mariota in last Sunday's 57-14 loss to the Texans. He's a speculative Week 5 fantasy lineup option, especially with the team's running back duo of DeMarco Murray and Derrick Henry capable of engineering a bounce-back effort after the team's collective dud in Week 4.

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  • Titans' Matt Cassel: Expected to start Sunday
    By RotoWire Staff

    Cassel is expected to receive the start at quarterback Sunday against the Dolphins with Marcus Mariota (hamstring) considered unlikely to play, Ian Rapoport of NFL Network reports. The Titans are still officially labeling Mariota as questionable and a game-time decision for the contest, but with his recovery time from the hamstring injury -- which he suffered in the Week 4 loss to the Texans -- estimated at 2-to-4 weeks, it appears though he hasn't quite healed up yet. As a result, Cassel, who completed four of 10 passes for 21 yards, no touchdowns and two interceptions in relief of Mariota last Sunday, is in line for his first start since Week 17 of last season. Given his middling numbers since his Pro Bowl campaign with the Chiefs in 2010, Cassel profiles as a lower-tier fantasy option at the position, and his presence behind center will likely result in a downgrade in production from the Titans' receivers as well.

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  • Titans' Matt Cassel: Relieves Mariota
    By RotoWire Staff

    Cassel completed four of 10 passes for 21 yards and two picks in Sunday's 57-14 loss to Houston. Cassel came in in the third quarter after Marcus Mariota injured his hamstring. It was an ugly look, but, in fairness to Cassel, the game was out of hand when he entered and Tennessee was forced to throw it. Nonetheless, nobody in Tennessee is going to want to see Cassel in there too long if Mariota misses time. In two extended looks last season, Cassel completed 58 percent of his passes for a paltry 5.5 yards per attempt. He shouldn't be on most radars from a fantasy perspective, even if Mariota is out for awhile.

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Completed Games

WK OPP PAATT PACMP PAYD PATD PAINT RUYD RUTD FPTS
1 NYJ 6 2 14 0 1 -1 0 -2
*2 @SF 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
*3 NE 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
*4 @DAL 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
*5 GB 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
6 BYE - - - - - - - -
*7 @MIA 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
*8 SEA 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
*9 @MIN 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
*10 @CHI 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
*11 CAR 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
*12 CHI 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
*13 LAR 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
*14 @ARI 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
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Scheduled Games

WK DATE OPP OPP RANK OPP FPTS
15 12/16 @Buffalo Bills 1 15.31
16 12/23 Minnesota Vikings 3 16.46
17 12/30 @Green Bay Packers 16 19.38

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Career Stats

Season CmpPct PaYd PaTD PaInt RuYd RuTD FPTS
2018 33.3 14 0 1 -1 0 -1
2017 59.5 162 1 2 0 0 4
2016 58.8 284 2 2 3 0 19
2015 58.3 1276 5 7 78 0 76
2014 57.7 425 3 4 18 0 28
2013 60.2 1807 11 9 57 1 129
2012 58.1 1796 6 12 145 1 91
2011 59.5 1713 10 9 99 0 115
2010 58.2 3116 27 7 125 0 282
2009 55.1 2924 16 16 196 0 195
2008 63.3 3693 21 11 271 2 286
2007 57.1 38 0 1 12 1 6
2006 62.5 32 0 0 4 0 -1
2005 54.2 183 2 1 12 0 18
3 Year Avg 58.6 574 3 4 27 0 32
Career 58.9 17463 104 82 1011 5

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