J.D. McKissic

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Chance of Injury in 2021: question mark 0%
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J.D. McKissic Player Overview

What You Need to Know:

  • McKissic fell into the perfect situation for compiling targets in 2020. Before the Week 8 bye, he drew 13.6% of team targets. That share would have ranked 5th at the position for the year. But McKissic got even more as the year went on.
  • Injuries at WR and Alex Smith’s emergence as starter boosted McKissic’s looks. He got 19.9% of post-bye targets -- 20.8% in games shared with Antonio Gibson (who dealt with turf toe late in the season.
  • By year end, McKissic’s 110 targets led all RBs -- 3 ahead of #2 Alvin Kamara and 33 ahead of #3 Nyheim Hines.
  • Football Outsiders ranked him just 28th in receiving DYAR among 50 qualifying RBs, 37th in DVOA (with a rating below the average player at the position).
  • Pro Football Focus graded McKissic 37th among 154 RBs in receiving; 20th among the 61 backs with 20+ targets.
  • In his 5th season since entering the NFL as an undrafted free agent, McKissic topped his previous high in carries by 39 and his previous target high by 46. Each of those marks had been set with the Seahawks in 2017.
  • McKissic is heading into his age-28 season with his 3rd NFL team.
  • He has averaged a ho-hum 7.4 yards per catch for his career.
  • McKissic caught 289 balls across 4 seasons as a WR at Arkansas State. He averaged just 9.8 yards per reception for his career there and topped out at 18 carries. He did lead 3 of his 4 offenses in receptions.
  • His time spent at WR increased while backfield time decreased in 2nd half of 2020. Here’s the breakdown, according to PFF snap counts ...
    • First 6 games: 78.9% in backfield, 10.1% slot, 11.1% wide
    • Final 11 games: 61.7% backfield, 21.7% slot, 16.7% wide
    • Final 7 games with Antonio Gibson: 52.1% backfield, 30.3% slot, 17.6% wide
  • Washington signed Curtis Samuel in free agency and drafted Dyami Brown to upgrade the WR corps. New QB Ryan Fitzpatrick has also proved more willing to throw downfield than Alex Smith.
  • HC Ron Rivera…

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J.D. McKissic Injury History

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This player has no recorded injuries