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SHARK TOOLS: Targets & Scoring Opportunities (Week 5)

While we all know that the elite wide receivers in the NFL are target-monsters. Do you know what unknown wide receiver, tight end or running back could be emerging and is starting to earn a role in their team’s passing game? Well, look no further.

Click here for the complete Week 5 (or year-to-date) list of targeted players.

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Cleveland WR Travis Benjamin was ‘thrown to’ a season-high 13 times in Week 5.

Below is just a sample of the top-targeted players from Week 5.

Player Team Thrown to Recepts Reception % Scoring Opps Scoring Opps Resulting in a TD % of Scoring Opps Resulting in a TD RedZone Opps RedZone Opps Resulting in a TD % of RedZone Opps Resulting in a TD Heart breaks
DET 18* 8* 44.4 8* 0 0.0 8 0 0.0 0
HOU 16 12* 75.0 6 0 0.0 6 0 0.0 0
CLE 13* 6* 46.2 3 0 0.0 3 0 0.0 0
KCC 12 8 66.7 4 0 0.0 4 0 0.0 0
SFO 12* 8* 66.7 5 1 20.0 5 1 20.0 0
DEN 12 9* 75.0 5* 0 0.0 5 0 0.0 0
NYG 12 7 58.3 8* 1 12.5 8 1 12.5 0
CIN 11* 5* 45.5 2 0 0.0 2 0 0.0 0
NOR 11* 6* 54.5 5* 0 0.0 5 0 0.0 0
ATL 11 5 45.5 7 0 0.0 7 0 0.0 0
IND 10 5 50.0 4 0 0.0 4 0 0.0 0
CLE 10* 8* 80.0 5* 0 0.0 5 0 0.0 0
BAL 9* 4 44.4 5* 0 0.0 5 0 0.0 0
PHI 9 6 66.7 7* 0 0.0 7 0 0.0 1
PHI 9* 3* 33.3 6* 0 0.0 6 0 0.0 0
WAS 9 4 44.4 2 0 0.0 2 0 0.0 0
DEN 9 6 66.7 3 0 0.0 3 0 0.0 0
CIN 9 7 77.8 2 1 50.0 1 0 0.0 0
JAC 9 7* 77.8 4* 2 50.0 4 2 50.0 0
NOR 9* 5 55.6 3 1 33.3 3 1 33.3 0
Player Team Thrown to Recepts Reception % Scoring Opps Scoring Opps Resulting in a TD % of Scoring Opps Resulting in a TD RedZone Opps RedZone Opps Resulting in a TD % of RedZone Opps Resulting in a TD Heart breaks
CHI 9 6* 66.7 5* 1 20.0 5 1 20.0 0
OAK 9 4 44.4 1 0 0.0 1 0 0.0 0
NYG 8* 6* 75.0 6* 0 0.0 6 0 0.0 0
JAC 8 7 87.5 4 1 25.0 3 1 33.3 0
HOU 8* 4* 50.0 5* 0 0.0 5 0 0.0 0
WAS 8 8* 100.0 3 0 0.0 3 0 0.0 0
DET 8* 6* 75.0 5* 1 20.0 5 1 20.0 0
CHI 8* 6* 75.0 1 0 0.0 1 0 0.0 0
DET 8 5 62.5 2 0 0.0 2 0 0.0 0
IND 7 6* 85.7 6* 2 33.3 6 2 33.3 0
TEN 7* 4* 57.1 3* 0 0.0 3 0 0.0 0
TEN 7 3 42.9 3 0 0.0 3 0 0.0 0
ARZ 7 5 71.4 4 1 25.0 4 1 25.0 0
DAL 7 3 42.9 1 0 0.0 1 0 0.0 0
CLE 6* 5* 83.3 3 0 0.0 3 0 0.0 0
SFO 6 3 50.0 2 0 0.0 2 0 0.0 0
NYG 6 5 83.3 4* 0 0.0 4 0 0.0 0
TBB 6 4 66.7 3 0 0.0 3 0 0.0 0
NEP 6* 5 83.3 2 0 0.0 2 0 0.0 0
GBP 6 3 50.0 1 0 0.0 1 0 0.0 0

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