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Position
WR
 
Jersey
15
Name  Justin Hunter
Born  5/20/1991
Height  6-4
Weight  203
College  Tennessee
12/2/2014 4:30:00 PM
Description: Titans receiver Justin Hunter (lacerated spleen) has been placed on injured reserve ending his season.
Insight: We were expecting big things from Hunter, but they never materialized. He'll finish his second season with 28 receptions for 498 yards and three scores, but posted double-digit fantasy points just twice in 12 games.
 
11/30/2014 6:38:00 PM
Description: Titans receiver Justin Hunter suffered a lacerated spleen in the game against Houston and will stay in the hospital overnight.
Insight: Hunter caught one ball for 18 yards. Kendall Wright and Nate Washington will likely absorb his targets in Week 14.
 
11/23/2014 7:33:00 PM
Description: Titans receiver Justin Hunter scored a touchdown in Sunday's loss to Philadelphia.
Insight: He had four receptions for 64 yards on 10 targets. Kendall Wright was unimpressive on the other side, going for one catch and 28 yards, while Nate Washington had four receptions for 63 yards. There is too much inconsistency among Titans' wideouts.
 
10/26/2014 6:12:00 PM
Description: Titans receiver Justin Hunter scored a touchdown in Sunday's loss to Houston.
Insight: It was his second touchdown of the season, but owners should expect inconsistent production for the rest of 2014.
 
10/13/2014 6:39:00 PM
Description: Titans receiver Justin Hunter led the team with 77 receiving yards in Week 6 against the Jaguars.
Insight: Hunter seems to have some chemistry with backup quarterback Charlie Whitehurst. The pair hit a big touchdown against the Browns in Week 5 and Hunter led the Titans in Week 6. Hunter is a viable WR3 in deep leagues with Whitehurst at quarterback.
 
9/16/2014 3:09:00 PM
Description: Like most of the Titans' players, Hunter was a nowhere to be found against the Cowboys during Week 2.
Insight: Hunter has a ton of physical ability, but the fact he is on a team like Tennessee, inconsistent play is be expected. He had two catches for 26 yards on Sunday, and will look to rebound in Week 3 when the Titans travel to Cincy.
 
9/12/2014 2:09:00 PM
Description: Titans receiver Justin Hunter was a full participant in Friday's practice with a knee injury, according to Jim Wyatt of The Tennessean.
Insight: It wasn't thought to be serious and this should solidify his status as active for Week 2. Hunter is the Titans' receiver who scares defenses the most. he caught three balls for 63 yards in the opener.
 
9/10/2014 3:58:00 PM
Description: Titans receiver Justin Hunter was limited in Wednesday's practice with a knee injury, according to Jim Wyatt of The Tennessean.
Insight: It's not thought to be serious, but we will be watching this one as the week goes along.
 
8/21/2014 10:55:00 AM
Description: The Tennessean called Titans receiver Justin Hunter "all but unstoppable" anywhere near the goal line. Hunter caught four balls for 111 yards and two touchdowns in last week's preseason game.
Insight: Hunter has a knack for catching the ball in the corner of the end zone on the fade pattern according to The Tennessean. Adding to his ball skills, Hunter is 6'4" and jumped a remarkable 39.5 inch vertical leap in the NFL Combine. He could prove to be one of Jake Locker's favorite red zone targets this season and thus a sleeper on draft day.
 
8/16/2014 2:39:00 PM
Description: Titans receiver Justin Hunter had four catches for 111 yards and two touchdowns in Friday's preseason game.
Insight: Hunter made a lot of mental mistakes and appeared passive at times on the field during his rookie year, but his physical gifts are undeniable. He's 6-foot-4, 203 pounds and ran a 4.44 40-yard dash at the combine. He's a high-upside target in the 12th round of fantasy drafts.
 
8/12/2014 8:49:00 PM
Description: According to the Tennessean, not a practice goes by without Justin Hunter making some highlight-reel catches.
Insight: Hunter hasn't been without fault during camp. Titans coach Ken Whisenhunt reportedly called out Hunter in a team meeting for a mistake during Saturday's preseason opener on Monday and WRs coach Shawn Jefferson made him wear a "JAG" (Just Another Guy) nameplate at practice. Hunter made a lot of mental mistakes and appeared passive at times on the field during his rookie year, but his physical gifts are undeniable. He's 6-foot-4, 203 pounds and ran a 4.44 40-yard dash at the combine. He's a nice flyer in the 12th round of fantasy drafts.
 
12/29/2013 2:35:00 PM
Description: Titans talented rookie receiver Justin Hunter left Sunday's game against Houston with a shoulder injury.
Insight: The rookie posted 100 yards and a touchdown in Weeks 12 and 14 but has not caught a pass since.
 
12/15/2013 3:05:00 PM
Description: Titans receiver Justin Hunter is inactive for Sunday's game against the Cardinals, according to Jim Wyatt of the Tennessean.
Insight: The rookie has posted 100 yards and a touchdown in two of the past three games, but he's been benched for violating team rules.
 
6/7/2013 3:09:00 PM
Description: Titans rookie receiver Justin Hunter was sidelined during OTAs with a hamstring injury and that's not good for his first-year fantasy value.
Insight: Receivers' coach Shawn Jefferson said as much in a Tennessean report. The Titans have four wideouts who can catch and a solid tight end. Hunter will need to be on the field if he is to carve out fantasy value.
 

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