New Orleans Saints
  • 5'11"
  • 195
  • 24
  • 0 years
  • Ball State
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Season To Date Statistics

Year Team Gms Plays Targets Catch Catch Yards YPC Catch TDs Car Rush Yards Rush TDs Fum Total Yards Total TDs 50+ Yd TDs 100+ Yard Gms 1+ TD Gms
2015 NO 15 101 101 69 984 14.3 3 0 0 0 1 984 3 0 2 2

Recent Player News

  • Posted: 8/20/2016 4:48pm ET

    New Orleans WR Brandin Cooks and WR Willie Snead will not play in the team's exhibition game against the Houston Texans on Saturday, Aug. 20.

    Huddle Up: Neither player is known to be dealing with an injury, so the Saints' decision to sit both starters is likely just a way to give rookie Michael Thomas and others behind him on the depth chart plenty of snaps to show their wares. Look for Cooks and Snead to play most of the first half when New Orleans hosts the Pittsburgh Steelers next Friday.

  • Posted: 5/31/2016 10:21am ET

    New Orleans Saints WR Willie Snead could take a big step forward this season with his experience and comfort level in the offense, according to head coach Sean Payton. Payton said Snead has great attention to detail, he trains well, he's smart and he has a good knack for finding holes in zone coverage.

    Huddle Up: Snead showed flashes last season, and his ceiling is limited by a Saints offense that doesn't throw quite as much as it used to. That said, Drew Brees spreads the ball around and can easily support multiple fantasy-worthy receivers in his offense, and with Marques Colston gone there is room for growth in Snead's numbers.

  • Posted: 12/13/2015 9:15pm ET

    New Orleans Saints WR Willie Snead had seven catches for 122 yards in a 24-17 win over the Tampa Bay Buccaneers in Week 14.

    Huddle Up: Snead was Drew Brees' receiver of choice this week and he rewarded owners who started him with a big game. Snead will once again be on the WR3/Flex radar next week for the second round of fantasy playoffs.

  • Posted: 12/10/2015 7:28pm ET

    New Orleans Saints WR Willie Snead (calf) is feeling good after returning to the practice field this week after he sat out in Week 13. 'Coach thought it would be good to take a week. I benefitted from that. I feel good right now,' Snead said. WR Brandon Coleman had four catches for 73 yards and aa touchdown in Snead's place last weekend.

    Huddle Up: Snead's possible return suddenly has taken on more importance with Thursday's news that New Orleans' leading receiver, Brandin Cooks, is dealing with a concussion. We'll see what the outlook is regarding both wideouts Friday.

  • Posted: 12/4/2015 6:27pm ET

    New Orleans Saints WR Willie Snead (calf) did not practice Friday, Dec. 4, and is doubtful to suit up against the Carolina Panthers in Week 13.

    Huddle Up: Snead, the Saints' second-leading receiver with 676 yards, likely will miss his first game of the season, meaning more targets for his fellow wideouts, primarily Brandin Cooks and Marques Colston.

  • Posted: 12/3/2015 3:54pm ET

    New Orleans Saints WR Willie Snead (calf) was out of practice Thursday, Dec. 3.

    Huddle Up: Snead has now missed both of the Saints' practices this week, and if he still can't get on the field Friday, then it'll be time to get another WR option lined up.

  • Posted: 11/13/2015 12:09am ET

    New Orleans Saints WR Willie Snead (knee) did not practice Thursday, Nov. 12.

    Huddle Up: It's not good to see a player trend in the wrong direction as Snead went from limited participation Wednesday to out Thursday. If the wideout can't reverse course Friday, his availability for Sunday's game in Washington will very much be in doubt.

  • Posted: 11/11/2015 8:06pm ET

    New Orleans Saints WR Willie Snead (knee) was limited in practice Wednesday, Nov. 11.

    Huddle Up: Snead is expected to play this week. He'll be a low-end WR2 against a shaky Redskins' pass defense.

  • Posted: 10/11/2015 9:50pm ET

    New Orleans Saints WR Willie Snead had six catches for a team-high 141 yards in a 39-17 loss to the Philadelphia Eagles in Week 5.

    Huddle Up: Snead has actually been the Saints best receiver over the past couple of weeks, so his big game doesn't come as a huge surprise. If Snead is still available in your league, he should be a top waiver wire priority this week.

  • Posted: 10/5/2015 9:01am ET

    New Orleans Saints WR Willie Snead posted six receptions for 89 yards in the Week 4 game against the Dallas Cowboys.

    Huddle Up: Snead is consistently showing up on the Saints' receiver leaderboard, getting into the end zone and this week pacing the team in catches. During the SNF broadcast it was mentioned that Brees views Snead as the team's second receiver alongside Brandin Cooks, so it looks as though his fantasy value is here to stay.

2015 Game Logs

Wk Opp Tar Cat CYds CTD
1 @ARI 3 1 63 0
2 TB 6 4 44 1
3 @CAR 7 5 44 0
4 DAL 6 6 89 0
5 @PHI 11 6 141 0
6 ATL 5 4 55 0
7 @IND 7 3 25 0
8 NYG 8 6 70 2
9 TEN 10 6 95 0
10 @WAS 1 0 0 0
12 @HOU 7 4 50 0
14 @TB 8 7 122 0
15 DET 12 10 76 0
16 JAC 6 4 75 0
17 @ATL 4 3 35 0

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