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81 Cameron Meredith WR

New Orleans Saints

Fantasy Stats
Own%Start%
2%0%
Key Stats
GPCatchesYdsAvgTDsFirst Downs
6911412.714

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Saints' Cameron Meredith: Aiming to be ready by OTAs
by RotoWire Staff | RotoWire

Meredith (knee) expects to be healthy for the start of OTAs in May, Josh Katzenstein of The New Orleans Times-Picayune reports.

Meredith inked a two-year, $9.6 million contract with the Saints last April but was unable to gain a foothold due to complications with his surgically-repaired left knee. Overall, he scattered nine catches (on 10 targets) for 114 yards and one TD across 126 offensive snaps before undergoing arthroscopic surgery between Weeks 9 and 10 and being placed on injured reserve. While he's not a candidate to return during New Orleans' upcoming playoff run, Meredith is aiming for renewed health by the time the offseason program begins in earnest.

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Saints' Cameron Meredith: Knee scope linked to previous ACL tear
by RotoWire Staff | RotoWire

Meredith, who was placed on injured reserve Thursday, will undergo arthroscopic procedure to clean address the persistent swelling he has endured in his surgically repaired left knee, Josh Katzenstein of The New Orleans Times-Picayune reports.

Coach Sean Payton said the Saints are optimistic the cleanup surgery will provide a permanent fix for the swelling Meredith has experienced in the same knee he tore during the 2017 preseason. That injury forced him to miss all of last season, with Meredith ultimately landing with the Saints after the Bears declined to match the two-year, $9.6 million deal New Orleans offered. While the first year of that deal proved to be a bust, the Saints are hopeful a healthy Meredith can serve as a quality complement to No. 1 wideout Michael Thomas in 2019. As for the remainder of this season, the Saints will turn to the newly signed Dez Bryant along with rookie Tre'Quan Smith and slot man Austin Carr to offer depth behind Thomas in the receiver ranks. Ted Ginn (knee) is also a candidate to return from IR later in the season to provide additional relief.

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Saints' Cameron Meredith: Headed for IR
by RotoWire Staff | RotoWire

Meredith will be placed on injured reserve by the Saints and will undergo arthroscopic knee surgery, Adam Schefter of ESPN reports.

Meredith missed the entire 2017 season after tearing both his ACL and MCL in the preseason, and was inactive for the first two games of 2018, seemingly due to lingering effects. He had also been an afterthought in the offense of late, going without a catch (and under 20 snaps) in three consecutive games. Now there is a second narrative behind his lower usage, as well as additional context behind Wednesday's signing of free agent receiver Dez Bryant. Meredith is expected to recover in full, and should be available for the second year of his contract in 2019.

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Saints' Cameron Meredith: No practice Wednesday
by RotoWire Staff | RotoWire

Meredith (knee) didn't participate in practice Wednesday.

Meredith has failed to draw a target for three consecutive games, averaging just 13.3 offensive snaps during that stretch. With the Saints' addition of Dez Bryant on Wednesday, Meredith is a candidate to plunge further in the pecking order at receiver within an offense that revolves around Michael Thomas and Alvin Kamara. Before he can figure out his new standing, though, Meredith will have to prove the health of his left knee.

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Saints' Cameron Meredith: Plays only 13 snaps
by RotoWire Staff | RotoWire

Meredith was not targeted in Sunday's win against the Rams.

This was the third week in a row that Meredith did not receive even a single target and he played just 13 of the Saints' 71 offensive snaps. With Tre'Quan Smith locked in as the team's No. 2 receiver and even Austin Carr (15 snaps) seeing more playing time than him, Meredith can probably be dropped in most formats.

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Schedule
WeekDateOpp.RecYdsLgTD
19/9/18TB0000
29/16/18CLE0000
39/23/18ATL111111
49/30/18NYG332200
510/8/18WAS571460
710/21/18BAL0000
810/28/18MIN0000
911/4/18LAR0000
WeekDateOpponentTime/Result
Receiving
YearTeamGGSRecYdsAvgLgTD20+40+1st
2015Chicago Bears1101112010.9220205
2016Chicago Bears14106688813.550413144
2017Chicago Bears0000---00000
2018New Orleans Saints61911412.7461214
TOTAL311186112213.050517253
Rushing
YearTeamGGSAttYdsAvgLgTD20+1st
2015Chicago Bears11000---0000
2016Chicago Bears1410166.06000
2017Chicago Bears0000---0000
2018New Orleans Saints6100---0000
TOTAL3111166.06000
Passing
YearTeamGGSAttCompPctYdsYPALgTDIntTkld20+40+Rate
2015Chicago Bears11000---0---0000/000---
2016Chicago Bears141011100.022.002100/000118.8
2017Chicago Bears0000---0---0000/000---
2018New Orleans Saints6100---0---0000/000---
TOTAL311111100.022.002100/000118.8
Defensive Stats
YearTeamGTotalTklAstSacksIntYdsAvgLgTDPass Def
2015Chicago Bears1100.000000.0000
2016Chicago Bears1455.000000.0000
2017Chicago Bears000.000000.0000
2018New Orleans Saints600.000000.0000
TOTAL3155.000000.0000
Fumbles
YearTeamGFumLostFum ForcedOwn RecOpp RecYdsTot RecTD
2015Chicago Bears1100000000
2016Chicago Bears1432010010
2017Chicago Bears000000000
2018New Orleans Saints611000000
TOTAL3143010010
 
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Player Info

Height/Weight:
6-3/207
Birthdate:
9/21/1992
Age:
26
Hometown:
Berwyn, IL, USA
School:
Illinois State
NFL Experience:
4
Awards: