Ricardo Louis
Ricardo Louis
25-Year-Old Wide ReceiverWR
Miami Dolphins
IR
Injury Knee
2019 Fantasy Outlook
After spending the entire 2018 season on Cleveland's injured reserve with a neck injury, Louis is now set to sit out the 2019 campaign in Miami due to a knee issue. Set to once again enter free agency in 2020, it appears likely that Louis will part ways with the Dolphins before suiting up for a single game. Read Past Outlooks
$Signed a one-year contract with the Dolphins in April of 2019.
Starts season on IR
WRMiami Dolphins
Knee
September 7, 2019
Louis (knee) is set to spend the 2019 season on injured reserve.
ANALYSIS
Louis missed the entire 2018 season due to a neck injury, and is now set to miss his second straight year. The Auburn product will again focus on his recovery and set his sights on the 2020 season.
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This Week's Opposing Pass Defense
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Overall QB Rating Against
54.5
 
Cornerbacks
51.7
 
Safeties
31.8
 
Linebackers
76.2
 
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Measurables Review View College Player Page
How do Ricardo Louis' measurables compare to other wide receivers?
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Height
6' 2"
 
Weight
215 lbs
 
40-Yard Dash
4.43 sec
 
Vertical Jump
38.0 in
 
Broad Jump
132 in
 
Bench Press
18 reps
 
Hand Length
9.50 in
 
Arm Length
32.38 in
 
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Past Fantasy Outlooks
2018
2017
2016
Louis, selected in the fourth round of the 2016 draft, projects to be in the mix for a depth role among Cleveland's receiving corps. Across two seasons, Louis has racked up 45 receptions for 562 yards with no touchdowns while usually serving as the team's fourth receiver. At 6-foot-2, 215, he has good size, though he has yet to fully utilize it on game day. The Browns still like his upside, but time is running out for him to show it.
As a rookie, Louis only managed to record 18 receptions for 205 yards, but he could see an expanded role in 2017 with Terrelle Pryor now in Washington. Even though the Browns signed veteran Kenny Britt, we still expect Louis to see increased targets. If the team can find a stable quarterback to lead the charge, Louis could become a fantasy darkhorse as the team's slot receiver.
Louis, a rookie fourth-round pick, boasts a ton of athleticism with 4.43 speed and a 38-inch vertical. However, he'll need to shore up his route running and hands if he wants to separate himself on a roster suddenly loaded with young wide receiver talent. He'll compete with fellow rookies Rashard Higgins and Jordan Payton, and veterans such as Marlon Moore and Terrelle Pryor for playing time, but his explosiveness could make him an intriguing pick in the deepest of leagues.
More Fantasy News
Dealing with knee injury
WRMiami Dolphins
Knee
May 18, 2019
Louis is dealing with a knee injury, not a neck injury, Barry Jackson of the Miami Herald reports.
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Missing another season
WRMiami Dolphins
Neck
May 16, 2019
Louis (neck) has been placed on injured reserve, Field Yates of ESPN reports.
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Latches on with Miami
WRMiami Dolphins
Neck
April 8, 2019
Louis (neck) signed a one-year contract with the Dolphins on Monday, Adam Schefter of ESPN reports.
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Waived by Browns
WRFree Agent
Neck
April 1, 2019
The Browns waived Louis (neck) on Monday, Ian Rapoport of NFL Network reports.
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Misses all of 2018
WRCleveland Browns
Neck
March 22, 2019
Louis (neck) spent the entire 2018 season on injured reserve, Nick Shook of the Browns' official website reports.
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