Jason Croom
Jason Croom
25-Year-Old Tight EndTE
Buffalo Bills
Questionable
Injury Hamstring
2019 Fantasy Outlook
An undrafted rookie out of Tennessee, Croom spent the 2017 season on the Bills' practice squad before being elevated to the 53-man roster in 2018. He managed to log playing time in 15 contests last season, including three starts, en route to securing 22 receptions for 259 yards and a TD. Though Charles Clay signed with Arizona after he was released in February, the Bills subsequently added veterans Tyler Kroft and Lee Smith, as well as third-round pick Dawson Knox and seventh-round pick Tommy Sweeney. Following the moves, Croom's role with the team was uncertain, despite the potential he displayed last season as a pass catcher. With Kroft having suffered a broken foot during OTAs, Croom now has a better chance of both sticking around and potentially making an early-season impact. Read Past Outlooks
$Signed a two-year, $1.05 million contract with the Bills in January of 2018.
Working during individual drills
TEBuffalo Bills
Hamstring
August 19, 2019
Croom (hamstring) took part in individual drills during practice Monday, Heather Prusak of WGRZ 2 reports.
ANALYSIS
Croom ran routes and did one-versus-one work as he continues on the comeback trail from the hamstring injury. The 25-year-old has been dealing with the hamstring issue since OTAs in June, but he appears to be nearing a return to full health.
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How do Jason Croom's 2018 advanced stats compare to other tight ends?
This section compares his advanced stats with players at the same position. The bar represents the player's percentile rank. For example, if the bar is halfway across, then the player falls into the 50th percentile for that metric and it would be considered average. The longer the bar, the better it is for the player.
  • Air Yards Per Game
    The number of air yards he is averaging per game. Air yards measure how far the ball was thrown downfield for both complete and incomplete passes. Air yards are recorded as a negative value when the pass is targeted behind the line of scrimmage. All air yards data is from Sports Info Solutions and does not include throwaways as targeted passes.
  • Air Yards Per Snap
    The number of air yards he is averaging per offensive snap.
  • % Team Air Yards
    The percentage of the team's total air yards he accounts for.
  • % Team Targets
    The percentage of the team's total targets he accounts for.
  • Avg Depth of Target
    Also known as aDOT, this stat measures the average distance down field he is being targeted at.
  • Catch Rate
    The number of catches made divided by the number of times he was targeted by the quarterback.
  • Drop Rate
    The number of passes he dropped divided by the number of times he was targeted by the quarterback.
  • Avg Yds After Catch
    The number of yards he gains after the catch on his receptions.
Air Yards Per Game
16.1
 
Air Yards Per Snap
0.62
 
% Team Air Yards
5.1%
 
% Team Targets
7.1%
 
Avg Depth of Target
7.1 Yds
 
Catch Rate
64.7%
 
Drop Rate
2.9%
 
Avg Yds After Catch
6.4
 
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How often does Jason Croom run a route when on the field for a pass play?
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Jason Croom
172 routes   35 targets
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87%
35 routes   6 targets
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43 routes   11 targets
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Measurables Review View College Player Page
How do Jason Croom's measurables compare to other tight ends?
This section compares his draft workout metrics with players at the same position. The bar represents the player's percentile rank. For example, if the bar is halfway across, then the player falls into the 50th percentile for that metric and it would be considered average.
* All metrics are from his Pro Day (not the combine).
Height
6' 5"
 
Weight
246 lbs
 
40-Yard Dash
4.63 sec
 
Cone Drill
7.41 sec
 
Vertical Jump
34.0 in
 
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Still limited
TEBuffalo Bills
Hamstring
August 16, 2019
Croom (hamstring) put in a workout Friday, Joe Buscaglia of The Athletic reports.
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Ready to return
TEBuffalo Bills
Hamstring
August 9, 2019
Croom (hamstring) will return to practice on a limited basis Friday, Chris Brown of the Bills' official site reports.
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Hamstring issue persists
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Hamstring
August 6, 2019
Croom remains out with a hamstring injury with no firm timetable for a return, Chris Brown of the Bills' official site reports.
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Hamstring injury persists
TEBuffalo Bills
Hamstring
July 26, 2019
Croom is sitting out of Friday's practice due to a hamstring injury, Joe Buscaglia of The Athletic reports.
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Needs to get healthy
TEBuffalo Bills
Hamstring
June 28, 2019
Although Croom's hamstring injury isn't expected to be a long-term concern, he's missed opportunities to establish himself in the pecking order following a foot injury to starter Tyler Kroft, Jay Skurski of The Buffalo News reports.
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