Anthony Fasano TE KC Nov 11 '12
Anthony Fasano caught one pass for four yards in the Dolphins' Week 10 loss to the Titans.
Even with the Dolphins in all-out comeback mode for the entire day, Fasano saw just three targets. This is his third straight game with one catch and single-digit yardage.
Anthony Fasano TE KC Nov 04 '12
Anthony Fasano was held to one catch for eight yards versus the Colts in Week 9.
The Colts defend tight ends well, and Sunday was no exception. Fasano reeled in just one of four targets. He's on pace for a 48/376/6 stat line heading into Week 10 versus the Titans.
Anthony Fasano TE KC Oct 28 '12
Anthony Fasano caught a four-yard touchdown in Week 8 against the Jets.
Fasano was non-existent in the passing game and had just two targets. He managed to score his third touchdown of the season on a four-yard fade from Matt Moore in the back of the end-zone. Despite his scoring potential, Fasano won't be a recommended fantasy option in Week 9 against the Colts.
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.