Anthony Fasano TE KC Oct 14 '12
Anthony Fasano caught four passes for 33 yards and a touchdown in Miami's Week 6 win over the Rams.
The score was Fasano's second of the season. Fasano can be counted on for 3-4 catches per week, but with just two touchdowns and 176 yards, he's an extremely low upside bye-week fill-in.
Anthony Fasano TE KC Oct 07 '12
Anthony Fasano caught just three passes for 28 yards in Week 5 against the Bengals.
Fasano was targeted four times on the day. His lack of after-the-catch skills and playmaking ability keeps Fasano off of the fantasy radar.
Anthony Fasano TE KC Sep 23 '12
Anthony Fasano caught five passes for 47 yards in Week 3.
His previous weekly high was 19 yards. Fasano is a full-time player in an offense desperate for pass catchers to step up, so it's telling that he's struggled so much for viable fantasy production. He's not worth holding as a TE2.
Anthony Fasano TE KC Jun 25 '12
The Palm Beach Post suggests that Anthony Fasano could be a "square peg in a round hole" in the Dolphins' new offense.
Anthony Fasano TE KC Jun 06 '12
The Dolphins' new coaching staff is emphasizing run-after-the-catch among skill-position players.
Anthony Fasano is a strong blocker with reliable hands, but he doesn't offer the RAC ability of H-back Charles Clay or rookie Michael Egnew. Entering the final year of his contract, Fasano could be allowed to walk in 2013. The Palm Beach Post suggests power-running teams such as Tony Sparano's Jets and Brian Daboll's Chiefs could show interest in Fasano next year.
Anthony Fasano TE KC Mar 27 '12
New coach Joe Philbin hinted that TE Anthony Fasano will maintain a significant offensive role in 2012.
"I really thought Fasano played well. I thought he caught the football well," said Philbin. "... We like what we saw there." There had been early offseason speculation that Fasano's roster spot was in jeopardy with a $3.6 million salary. Philbin's comments suggest he's safe after all.
Anthony Fasano TE KC Feb 07 '12
Anthony Fasano might have to restructure his $3.6 million salary to stay with the Dolphins in 2012.
Fasano's salary counts $4.375 million against the cap. Although he came on strong after a disappointing first half, Fasano's 2012 salary is a high number for a mediocre starter. New coach Joe Philbin has already stated that an explosive young tight end is on his wish list.
Anthony Fasano TE KC Dec 29 '11
Anthony Fasano (concussion) practiced in full for the second straight day Thursday.
Barring a setback, Fasano will be active for Sunday's finale against the Jets. Averaging two catches for 31.4 yards this season, Fasano is not among Rotoworld's top 24 tight ends for Week 17.
Anthony Fasano TE KC Dec 28 '11
Anthony Fasano (concussion) has passed his baseline tests, and returned to Dolphins practice Wednesday.
Fasano should be active against the Jets after sitting out in Week 16. Fasano has averaged just two catches for 31.4 yards in 14 games this season.
Anthony Fasano TE KC Dec 26 '11
Anthony Fasano (concussion) has yet to be cleared to resume practicing.
If he's not cleared by Wednesday, Fasano will likely be forced to sit out the Dolphins' season finale against the Jets. Fasano was held to one catch for 13 yards in Miami's Week 6 loss in New York.