2018 Fantasy Rankings
TE # 24 (Tier 5)

Vance McDonald

TE, Pittsburgh Steelers

Height 6'4" Weight 267 DOB 1990-06-13 Age 28
College Rice

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News from the Past 60 Days
  • Coaches Corner: How the Steelers Offense Attacks Cover 1 defenses
    Jan 17 · Behind the Steel Curtain (Steelers Blog)
  • Report Card: Grading the Steelers? coaching for the 2018 season
    Jan 15 · Behind the Steel Curtain (Steelers Blog)
  • Report Card: Grading the Steelers? offense for the 2018 season
    Jan 11 · Behind the Steel Curtain (Steelers Blog)
  • Steelers add much needed depth at tight end after signing Kevin Rader to their offseason roster
    Jan 9 · Behind the Steel Curtain (Steelers Blog)
  • 'This is not what anyone wanted'
    Jan 2 · Steelers.com (Steelers Team Site)
    Steelers Vance McDonald
  • Black and Gold Links: Players show immediate support for head coach Mike Tomlin
    Jan 1 · Behind the Steel Curtain (Steelers Blog)
  • Bengals vs. Steelers: Fantasy starts and sits for Week 17
    Dec 30 · Cincy Jungle (Bengals Blog)
  • Black and Gold Links: The Steelers? 2018 story isn?t complete just yet
    Dec 30 · Behind the Steel Curtain (Steelers Blog)
  • Analyzing the Steelers? Week 16 loss to the Saints, by the numbers
    Dec 25 · Behind the Steel Curtain (Steelers Blog)
  • HELP NEEDED! Saints stun the Steelers 31-28 to put Pittsburgh?s season on the brink
    Dec 23 · Behind the Steel Curtain (Steelers Blog)
  • Steelers vs. Saints, Week 16: 2nd quarter in-game update
    Dec 23 · Behind the Steel Curtain (Steelers Blog)
  • Steelers vs. Saints, Week 16: 1st quarter in-game update
    Dec 23 · Behind the Steel Curtain (Steelers Blog)
  • Week 16 fantasy football: Championship Sunday start/sit
    Dec 23 · Big Cat Country (Jaguars Blog)
  • Steelers vs Saints: Breaking down Pittsburgh's gameplan to beat New Orleans
    Dec 22 · USA Today (Steelers National)
  • For those wondering, Antonio Brown is anything but washed up
    Dec 20 · Behind the Steel Curtain (Steelers Blog)
  • Randy Fichtner brought his ?A? Game in Steelers? win vs. Patriots
    Dec 18 · Behind the Steel Curtain (Steelers Blog)
  • Black and Gold Links: How the Steelers? pair of rookies helped seal the win over the Patriots
    Dec 18 · Behind the Steel Curtain (Steelers Blog)
  • Meaningful moments from Steelers' 17-10 win over the Patriots
    Dec 17 · USA Today (Steelers National)
  • Report Card: Grading the Steelers? big win over the Patriots in Week 15
    Dec 17 · Behind the Steel Curtain (Steelers Blog)
  • Patriots vs Steelers game report: Pittsburgh defeats New England with 17-10 final score
    Dec 16 · Pats Pulpit (Patriots Blog)
  • FINALLY!!! Steelers finally slay their dragon with 17-10 win over Patriots
    Dec 16 · Behind the Steel Curtain (Steelers Blog)
  • Steelers vs. Patriots, Week 15: 1st quarter in-game update
    Dec 16 · Behind the Steel Curtain (Steelers Blog)
  • Gimme him: Vance McDonald is the mismatch the Patriots offense needs
    Dec 16 · USA Today (Patriots National)
    Patriots Vance McDonald
  • Asking Behind the Steel Curtain: The Patriots needs to tackle well against Pittsburgh?s receivers
    Dec 14 · Pats Pulpit (Patriots Blog)
  • Gut reactions to Steelers' 24-21 loss to Raiders
    Dec 10 · USA Today (Steelers National)
  • Raiders stun hapless Steelers 24-21 in Oakland
    Dec 9 · Behind the Steel Curtain (Steelers Blog)
  • Steelers vs. Raiders, Week 14: 2nd quarter in-game update
    Dec 9 · Behind the Steel Curtain (Steelers Blog)
  • Report Card: Grading the Steelers offense in the third quarter of 2018
    Dec 9 · Behind the Steel Curtain (Steelers Blog)
  • Trey Edmunds isn?t just Terrell?s brother, he has got potential himself
    Dec 8 · Behind the Steel Curtain (Steelers Blog)
  • Steelers vs Raiders: Ben Roethlisberger versus Raiders secondary
    Dec 6 · USA Today (Steelers National)
  • Ten Things I Liked About Week Thirteen
    Dec 6 · Battle Red Blog (Texans Blog)
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  • Steelers blow 16-point lead in 33-30 loss to Chargers
    Dec 2 · Behind the Steel Curtain (Steelers Blog)
  • Steelers vs. Chargers, Week 13: 2nd quarter in-game update
    Dec 2 · Behind the Steel Curtain (Steelers Blog)
  • No, we?re not starting Cody Kessler and more start/sit advice
    Dec 2 · Big Cat Country (Jaguars Blog)
  • If the No. 1 goal is to stop Antonio Brown, the Steelers? opponents are doing it wrong
    Dec 2 · Behind the Steel Curtain (Steelers Blog)
  • Steelers Week 13 injury report: Marcus Gilbert out vs. Chargers, Morgan Burnett doubtful, Bud Dupree and Cam Sutton questionable
    Nov 30 · Behind the Steel Curtain (Steelers Blog)
  • The Broncos defense is for real, but not without flaws
    Nov 30 · Cincy Jungle (Bengals Blog)
  • Steelers Injury Report: Marcus Gilbert and Morgan Burnett miss practice on Thursday while Bud Dupree is limited
    Nov 30 · Behind the Steel Curtain (Steelers Blog)
  • Black and Gold Links: Ben Roethlisberger?s comments shouldn?t be swept aside
    Nov 30 · Behind the Steel Curtain (Steelers Blog)
  • Steelers Injury Report: 7 players sit out practice on Wednesday
    Nov 29 · Behind the Steel Curtain (Steelers Blog)
  • Which AFC teams represent the biggest threat to beating the Patriots in January?
    Nov 28 · Pats Pulpit (Patriots Blog)
  • Steelers expect Stephon Tuitt to return to practice on Wednesday as Xavier Grimble enters concussion protocol
    Nov 27 · Behind the Steel Curtain (Steelers Blog)
  • Broncos 3rd & Long: the right direction
    Nov 27 · Mile High Report (Broncos Blog)
  • Steelers? weaknesses are being exposed more with each passing week
    Nov 27 · Behind the Steel Curtain (Steelers Blog)
  • Report Card: Grading the Steelers? lousy 24-17 loss to the Broncos
    Nov 27 · Behind the Steel Curtain (Steelers Blog)
  • Steelers see a number of players temporarily sidelined due to injury in loss to Broncos
    Nov 25 · Behind the Steel Curtain (Steelers Blog)
  • Steelers at Broncos: Complete team win as Denver moves into the playoff conversation
    Nov 25 · Mile High Report (Broncos Blog)
  • The Steelers? RT will need more help vs. Von Miller than was given against the Jaguars
    Nov 25 · Behind the Steel Curtain (Steelers Blog)
  • Bold and bizarre predictions for Steelers vs. Broncos, Week 12
    Nov 25 · Behind the Steel Curtain (Steelers Blog)
  • Thanksgiving Leftovers Fantasy Football Start/Sit
    Nov 25 · Big Cat Country (Jaguars Blog)
  • Broncos Game Plan: How Denver matches against the Steelers, injury report and predictions
    Nov 25 · Denver Post (Broncos Local)
  • What do you think of the 49ers tight ends midway into the season?
    Nov 24 · Niners Nation (49ers Blog)
  • Scouting the enemy: Pittsburgh Steelers
    Nov 24 · Mile High Report (Broncos Blog)
  • Ben Roethlisberger?s game-winning touchdown dive was vintage ?Big Ben?
    Nov 24 · Behind the Steel Curtain (Steelers Blog)
  • John Elway?s college quarterback tour continues in Missouri
    Nov 23 · Denver Post (Broncos Local)
  • JuJu Smith-Schuster?s two 4th quarter sideline catches were beyond huge in the Steelers? comeback
    Nov 23 · Behind the Steel Curtain (Steelers Blog)
  • Week 12 betting preview: Steelers now 3-point favorites vs. Broncos
    Nov 23 · Behind the Steel Curtain (Steelers Blog)
  • Fantasy Football: Start/sit advice for Week 12
    Nov 23 · Big Blue View (Giants Blog)
  • GIF Horse - Stopping the Steelers
    Nov 21 · Mile High Report (Broncos Blog)
  • Vance McDonald?s late TD catch wasn?t just athletic, it was ridiculously timely
    Nov 20 · Behind the Steel Curtain (Steelers Blog)
  • NFL Power Rankings: Steelers unanimous decision for 4th in latest rankings
    Nov 20 · Behind the Steel Curtain (Steelers Blog)
  • Black and Gold Links: Steelers learned some very valuable lessons in the narrow win over the Jaguars
    Nov 20 · Behind the Steel Curtain (Steelers Blog)
  • Winners and Losers after the Steelers? 20-16 win over the Jaguars
    Nov 19 · Behind the Steel Curtain (Steelers Blog)
  • Report Card: Grading the Steelers? epic 20-16 win over the Jaguars
    Nov 19 · Behind the Steel Curtain (Steelers Blog)
  • 7 Takeaways from the Steelers? thrilling comeback win over the Jaguars
    Nov 19 · Behind the Steel Curtain (Steelers Blog)
  • Tight End
    Performance Scoring Review · Switch
    SeasonTeamGSnpRuAttRuYdRuTDTgtRecReYdReTDFLFPts
    2013SF100001981190011.9
    2014SF40008230013.0
    2015SF1400046303263050.6
    2016SF1000045243914063.1
    2017PIT900024141881024.8
    2018PIT15564 (54.7%)00073506104185.0
    2018
    Performance Scoring Review · Switch
    WeekOppScoreSnpRuAttRuYdRuTDTgtRecReYdReTDFLFPts
    2KCL 37-4237 (45.1%)0005326002.6
    3TBW 30-2732 (48.5%)000541121017.2
    4BALL 14-2639 (62.9%)0005562016.2
    5ATLW 41-1737 (60.7%)000216000.6
    6CINW 28-2151 (69.9%)0008768006.8
    8CLEW 33-1827 (38.0%)0003347004.7
    9BALW 23-1651 (63.0%)0006325002.5
    10CARW 52-2125 (43.1%)00044441010.4
    11JACW 20-1652 (80.0%)0006327108.7
    12DENL 17-2433 (42.3%)0005327002.7
    13LACL 30-3344 (64.7%)0007428002.8
    14OAKL 21-2438 (63.3%)0004437003.7
    15NEW 17-1023 (35.9%)0003213107.3
    16NOL 28-3134 (45.3%)0004149004.9
    17CINW 16-1341 (60.3%)0006339003.9
    2017
    WeekOppScoreSnpRuAttRuYdRuTDTgtRecReYdReTDFLFPts
    1CLEW 21-18000100000.0
    4BALW 26-9000100000.0
    5JACL 9-30000200000.0
    6KCW 19-130002126002.6
    7CINW 29-140003237003.7
    10INDW 20-170002216107.6
    14BALW 39-380006452005.2
    16HOUW 34-60005452005.2
    17CLEW 28-24000215000.5
    DPJACL 42-4500016101120011.2
    2016
    WeekOppScoreSnpRuAttRuYdRuTDTgtRecReYdReTDFLFPts
    1LARW 28-00003214107.4
    2CARL 27-4600021751013.5
    3SEAL 18-37000224000.4
    6BUFL 16-450002225002.5
    7TBL 17-340006124002.4
    9NOL 23-4100063841014.4
    10ARIL 20-230006450005.0
    11NEL 17-3000063461010.6
    12MIAL 24-310008460006.0
    13CHIL 6-26000429000.9

    Touchdown Distances
    Receiving: 8, 75, 65, 18

    2015
    WeekOppScoreSnpRuAttRuYdRuTDTgtRecReYdReTDFLFPts
    1MINW 20-3000115000.5
    2PITL 18-43000100000.0
    4GBL 3-17000217000.7
    5NYGL 27-30000329000.9
    6BALW 25-200001110001.0
    7SEAL 3-20000111000.1
    8STLL 6-270002113001.3
    9ATLW 17-160005219001.9
    11SEAL 13-2900044651012.5
    12ARIL 13-1900076711013.1
    13CHIW 26-200003218001.8
    15CINL 14-240004110001.0
    16DETL 17-3200075611012.1
    17STLW 19-160005337003.7

    Touchdown Distances
    Receiving: 19, 8, 1