T.J. Hockenson Fantasy
- Height / Weight
- 6'5" / 248 lbs.
- Date of Birth (Age)
- July 3, 1997 (25)
- 4th Season
- 2019 / Rd. 1 / Pk. 8 (DET)
T.J. Hockenson News
Minnesota Vikings tight end T.J. Hockenson caught five of six targets for 43 yards and a touchdown in the 33-26 Thanksgiving win over the New England Patriots. Kirk Cousins connected with Hockenson for a one-yard touchdown in the second quarter to put the Vikings up 16-13 in the first half. It was Hockenson's first touchdown as a member of the Vikings. The 25-year-old has 52 catches for 587 yards and four touchdowns over 11 games between the Vikings/Lions in 2022. Hockenson will look to build on Thursday's performance against the New Jets in Week 13.
Minnesota Vikings tight end T.J. Hockenson should be a TE1 in Week 12. The Vikings are facing off against the New England Patriots this week, a team that has allowed the 10th most fantasy points per game to opposing tight ends. While the former Lion hasn't put up monster numbers since being traded to Minnesota, he is seeing a much greater opportunity. In his three games with the team, the 25-year-old has target numbers of nine, 10, and nine respectively. With the tight end position being a wasteland for fantasy value, Hockenson is a strong start this week.
Minnesota Vikings tight end T.J. Hockenson caught five passes for 34 yards in the team's 40-3 loss to the Cowboys in Week 11. The former Detroit Lion saw a team-high nine targets in this one, as he had played a significant role since his arrival in Minnesota. Moving forward, he will be a locked-in TE1 on a weekly basis due to his prominent role in the offense. Hockenson and the Minnesota offense will look to bounce-back in Week 12 as they host the Patriots on Thanksgiving.
Detroit Lions tight end T.J. Hockenson was the projected target leader of a thin receiving corps entering 2021. Unfortunately, injury and inconsistency led to a real disappointing season, finishing as the TE15 with just 62 receptions for 583 yards and four touchdowns. Additionally, what really hurt fantasy managers was producing less than five fantasy points in three of his twelve weeks, including zero total points in Week 9. Detroit's offense was 25th in points per game in 2021, so there is...