Phillip Dorsett II
Wide Receiver
Ht: 5' 10" Wt: 192 Age: 27 Exp: 5 years College: Miami (FL) Drafted: 2015 R1 29,
Posted: 5/12/2020 8:20 pm UTC
Seattle Seahawks WR Phillip Dorsett said Tuesday, May 12, he feels he's now in the proper system after turning down an offer from the Seahawks to re-sign with the New England Patriots a year ago. 'I feel like this is the right offense for me,' he said. 'Obviously I know (QB Russell Wilson), and he's a great quarterback. The way he plays quarterback and the way this offense is fits my skill set.'
Huddle Up: Dorsett caught 29 of 54 targets for 397 yards and a career-high five touchdowns across 14 games played last season. He'll begin the 2020 season behind Tyler Lockett and DK Metcalf on the depth chart and will compete with David Moore and sixth-round rookie Freddie Swain for snaps and targets. He won't begin the season with fantasy relevance, but he could become a streaming candidate later in the year.
Posted: 3/30/2020 11:57 pm UTC
Updating a previous report, Seattle Seahawks WR Phillip Dorsett's contract was officially processed by the league Monday, March 30.
Posted: 3/24/2020 7:00 pm UTC
Free-agent WR Phillip Dorsett (Patriots) agreed to terms on a one-year deal with the Seattle Seahawks Tuesday, March 24. Financial terms weren't disclosed.
Huddle Up: Dorsett will compete for the WR3 role in Seattle behind Tyler Lockett and DK Metcalf. He'll also be competing for targets with TEs Greg Olsen and Will Dissly, and RBs Chris Carson and Rashaad Penny. He won't be a fantasy option unless a bigger role opens up in the event of injury.
Posted: 3/16/2020 7:06 pm UTC
Free-agent WR Phillip Dorsett (Patriots) said he is receiving preliminary interest from the New York Jets, Seattle Seahawks, Los Angeles Chargers, San Francisco 49ers and Las Vegas Raiders.
Huddle Up: Dorsett is coming off a disappointing second half of the 2019 season but can be a top three receiver for a team. Fantasy players should monitor the situation because Dorsett could be a late round pick in fantasy drafts in 2020.
Posted: 3/16/2020 6:50 pm UTC
Free-agent WR Phillip Dorsett (Patriots) has reportedly 'talked quite a bit' with the New York Jets, according to multiple sources.
Posted: 3/08/2020 4:08 pm UTC
New England Patriots impending free-agent WR Phillip Dorsett said he will go into free agency with an open mind because of the reduced role he received with the Patriots this past season.
Huddle Up: Dorsett posted a career-high five touchdowns in 2019 but finished with only 29 receptions and 397 yards in 14 games. He probably will receive interest from multiple teams this offseason and could find a solid role with a team. Dorsett has a chance to be a late round option in some fantasy leagues depending on his situation.
Posted: 1/13/2020 5:43 am UTC
New England Patriots WR Phillip Dorsett will likely depart in free agency during the offseason, in the opinion of ESPN's Mike Reiss, who notes that Dorsett's role as a receiver decreased as the season wore on.
Posted: 12/02/2019 8:10 am UTC
New England Patriots WR Phillip Dorsett (concussion) was targeted six times in Week 13, catching two passes for 15 yards against the Houston Texans.
Huddle Up: Dorsett returned to action after missing the Dallas game and did little as he and Tom Brady couldn't connect downfield. He's had his moments this year, but the former first-round pick isn't a fantasy factor.
Posted: 12/01/2019 11:57 pm UTC
New England Patriots WR Phillip Dorsett (concussion) is officially active for the team's Week 13 game.
Huddle Up: Dorsett will return to the lineup after missing a few games and probably will receive a few deep passes during the game. He could be a flex option in some deeper leagues.
Posted: 12/01/2019 2:41 pm UTC
New England Patriots WR Phillip Dorsett (concussion) is expected to play in Week 13's game against the Houston Texans, according to a source.
Huddle Up: Dorsett was listed as questionable on the injury report after logging three limited practice sessions during the week. When healthy, he can be viewed as a flex option in deeper fantasy leagues.
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