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Kenny Golladay | Wide Receiver | #19

Team: Detroit Lions
Age / DOB:  (24) / 11/1/1993
Ht / Wt:  6'4' / 213
College: Northern Illinois
Drafted: 2017 / Rd. 3 (96) / DET
Contract: view contract details

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Kenny Golladay caught 2-of-4 targets for 61 yards in the Lions' Week 12 loss to the Vikings.
Golladay made a highlight-reel 41-yard catch down the left sideline, but was otherwise quiet. More noteworthy is the fact that, per Pro Football Focus, he out-snapped T.J. Jones 40-15. It looks like Golladay is taking control of No. 3 duties in Detroit. Nov 23 - 4:51 PM

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Kenny Golladay nabbed two-of-three targets for 53 yards Sunday in the Lions’ Week 11 win over the Bears.

Golladay ripped off 40 yards in the second quarter on a play where the Bears simply forgot to cover him. That was about it for Golladay, though he did draw a long pass interference in the third quarter on a play where he was blanketed by Prince Amukamara. Golladay committed an ugly drop on the Lions’ final possession, though it didn’t cost them. The rookie presents obvious big-play potential but isn’t getting enough work to warrant much more than a bench slot in fantasy leagues. He’ll take a four-game touchdown drought into Thursday’s matchup with Minnesota.
Nov 19 - 6:17 PM

Kenny Golladay played 11-of-52 snaps (21 percent) Week 10 against the Browns.

Golladay made the most of his work, catching two passes for 64 yards on three targets, but he ended up playing 18 fewer snaps than T.J. Jones in his first game back from injury. That should change as the rookie gets back to full health, but Golladay is likely to be overvalued on the waiver wire this week.
Nov 13 - 10:32 AM

Kenny Golladay caught 2-of-3 passes for 64 yards in Week 10 against the Browns.

Golladay had a larger than expected role after missing the last five weeks. He led Detroit in receiving for most of the game before a late Golden Tate 40-yard touchdown. Golladay had more targets than Marvin Jones and played over TJ Jones in three-wide sets. He's worth adding as a Week 11 waiver pickup.
Nov 12 - 4:50 PM

Kenny Golladay (hamstring) is active for Week 10 against Cleveland.

Golladay only practiced on a limited basis this week, so he may not see a ton of snaps. He should split time with T.J. Jones in three-wide sets after missing the last five games. Detroit's inactives are DE Ziggy Ansah, OG T.J. Lang, LB Jalen Reeves-Maybin, RB Zach Zenner, RB Tion Green, CB Teez Tabor, and S Don Carey.
Nov 12 - 11:35 AM

Kenny Golladay (hamstring) remained limited at Friday's practice and is questionable for Week 10 against the Browns.

Golladay has been limited all week. He's making progress, but is likely targeting a Week 11 return.
Nov 10 - 3:07 PM

Kenny Golladay (hamstring) was limited at Wednesday's practice.

Golladay has practiced sporadically over the past couple weeks but has suffered some setbacks. At this point, consider him questionable for Week 10 against the Browns. T.J. Jones has been running as the No. 3 receiver.
Nov 8 - 2:39 PM

Lions declared WR Kenny Golladay, OT Greg Robinson, S Don Carey, RB Tion Green, RB Zach Zenner, LB Steve Longa, and DE Jeremiah Valoaga inactive for Week 9 against the Packers.

Golladay is nursing a multi-week hamstring injury. He should be nearing a return. T.J. Jones will continue to work in three-wide sets as the Lions use more two-tight end packages. DE Ziggy Ansah (knee) is active.
Nov 6 - 7:07 PM

Kenny Golladay (hamstring) is doubtful for Week 9 against the Packers.

Golladay got in a limited practice Saturday, but was never expected to play. He'll miss his fifth straight game. There's a chance Golladay could return in Week 10.
Nov 4 - 3:30 PM

Lions WR Kenny Golladay (hamstring) returned to practice on Saturday.

This is encouraging news for Golladay's chances of suiting up on Monday but it's hard to see him playing after not practicing until Saturday.
Nov 4 - 11:54 AM

Kenny Golladay (hamstring) is expected to miss Week 9 against the Packers.

Golladay hasn't practiced since last week's setback. He remains without a timetable and doesn't look close to returning. T.J. Jones will continue to play in three-wide sets.
Nov 3 - 8:05 PM

Kenny Golladay (hamstring) remained sidelined at Thursday's practice.

Golladay recently suffered a setback at practice and remains week-to-week. He hasn't seen the field since Week 3.
Nov 2 - 2:55 PM

Kenny Golladay (hamstring) has been ruled out for Week 8.

This was expected after a setback cost Golladay the last two days of practice. It's a missed opportunity with Golden Tate (shoulder) at less than 100 percent. Golladay should be considered week to week.
Oct 27 - 3:04 PM

Kenny Golladay (hamstring) remained sidelined at Friday's practice.

Golladay has experienced a setback after practicing Wednesday before then sitting out Thursday and Friday. Consider him doubtful for Sunday night against the Steelers. The Lions need Golden Tate (shoulder) to suit up.
Oct 27 - 12:07 PM

Kenny Golladay (hamstring) was not seen during the open portion of Thursday's practice.

He was later officially listed as "DNP," which is a downgrade after Golladay got in a limited session on Wednesday. He hasn't played since injuring his hamstring in Week 3.
Oct 26 - 2:46 PM

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QB1Matthew Stafford
2Jake Rudock
RB1Ameer Abdullah
2Theo Riddick
3Zach Zenner
4Dwayne Washington
5Tion Green
GLB1Ameer Abdullah
2Zach Zenner
3RB1Theo Riddick
2Ameer Abdullah
WR11Golden Tate
2T.J. Jones
WR21Marvin Jones
2Kenny Golladay
WR31T.J. Jones
TE1Eric Ebron
2Darren Fells
3Michael Roberts
LT1Brian Mihalik
2Taylor Decker
LG1Graham Glasgow
C1Travis Swanson
RG1T.J. Lang
2Don Barclay
RT1Rick Wagner
2Emmett Cleary
K1Matt Prater