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Nico Collins

WR · Houston Texans

Height 6'4" Weight 215
DOB 1999-03-19 Age 25.2
College Michigan

2023 Fantasy Rankings

WR # 41 (Tier 7) · ADP (12-team PPR): 10.07, 115th

Position Rankings

RankNameByeAgeADP1PPG2
Tier 6
39Marquise Brown, ARI1427.08.0310.2
Tier 7
40Jordan Addison, MIN1322.37.04
41Nico Collins, HOU725.210.077.9
42Kadarius Toney, KC1025.39.035.5
43Michael Thomas, NO1131.38.1114.4
1 NFFC (12-team PPR)
2 2022 season, Half PPR scoring

Fantasy News Last 90 Days

  • Nico Collins Compared To Andre Johnson

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    Houston Texans quarterback C.J. Stroud gave wide receiver Nico Collins some high praise at this week's mandatory minicamp, comparing him to Hall of Famer and former Texan Andre Johnson. "[Collins is] a generational talent. He's like our age's Andre Johnson, in my opinion," Stroud said. "Just how fast he is, how he gets in and out of his braces, releases, how strong he is. I think last year was just a preview of what's to come for him." Collins had a career year in 2023, going for 1,297 receiving yards on 80 receptions (109 targets) and eight touchdowns in 15 regular season games (10 starts). The 1,297 yards rank eighth in the team's single-season record books, and his eight touchdowns are tied for fifth. The Texans rewarded Collins with a three-year, $72.5 million extension, but he could have a tough time replicating those numbers in 2024 with Stefon Diggs now in town in Houston.

    Jun 9 · Source via Houston Texans Nico Collins
  • Nico Collins, Texans Agree On A Contract Extension

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    According to ESPN's Adam Schefter, the Texans and wide receiver Nico Collins agreed on a three-year, $72.75 million extension. The wideout, who will make $52 million in guaranteed cash on his new deal, had a breakout season in 2023-24, amassing 80 catches for 1,297 yards and eight touchdowns. While Houston added Stefon Diggs and Joe Mixon to the equation, two players who will command targets during the 2024-25 campaign, Collins remains a viable fantasy option in any format, considering the Texans could be one of the NFL's highest-scoring offenses.

    May 28 · Source via Houston Texans Nico Collins
  • 'We want to put defenses in a bind': Texans plan to deploy WR trio of Diggs, Collins, Dell

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    Houston coach DeMeco Ryans is ready to open up the playbook with Stefon Diggs, Nico Collins and Tank Dell.

    May 28 · ESPN Houston Texans Nico Collins Tank Dell Stefon Diggs
  • Texans Acquiring Stefon Diggs From Bills

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    The Buffalo Bills are trading All-Pro wide receiver Stefon Diggs, a 2024 sixth-round pick, and a 2025 fifth-round pick to the Houston Texans in exchange for a 2025 second-round pick. Needless to say, this is a shocking and exciting development, and quarterback C.J. Stroud will now have no shortage of weapons to throw to in 2024. However, the fantasy football outlooks of Nico Collins, Tank Dell, and Dalton Schultz are likely to take sizable hits. In Buffalo, Curtis Samuel and Khalil Shakir now move into the temporary WR1 and WR2 roles, but the Bills are surely planning to draft one or two wide receivers in the first three rounds of the 2024 NFL Draft. Diggs has expressed frustration in Buffalo over the last few seasons, but he has remained productive. The 30-year-old has posted at least 1,000 receiving yards in each of the last six seasons, including at least 1,100 yards in his last four campaigns with Buffalo. He keeps his WR1 upside in his new Texans uniform.

    Apr 3 · Source via Houston Texans Buffalo Bills Stefon Diggs Nico Collins Tank Dell Curtis Samuel Dalton Schultz Khalil Shakir C.J. Stroud Josh Allen
  • Wide Receiver Stats

    SeasonTeamFPtsFP/GGSnpSnp%MS%Opp/GTgtRecReYdReAvgReTDRuAttRuYdRuAvgRuTDFL
    2021HOU67.14.81453659.26.64.3603344613.5100-00
    2022HOU78.67.91044251.37.76.6663748113.0200-00
    2023HOU218.414.61566858.99.77.310980129716.28177.0000

    2023

    WkVsScoreFPtsWR RankSnpSnp%MS%OppTgtRecReYdReAvgReTDRuAttRuYdRuAvgRuTDFL
    1@BALL 9-2511.0275470.114.3111168013.3000-00
    2INDL 20-3124.145261.910.799714620.9100-00
    3@JACW 37-174.4743766.15.43323417.0000-00
    4PITW 30-632.335476.112.799716824.0200-00
    5@ATLL 19-215.4515187.96.94433913.0000-00
    6NOW 20-1310.0324673.09.56648020.0000-00
    8@CARL 13-155.0694272.410.3664307.5000-00
    9TBW 39-3712.9115779.26.95535418.0100-00
    10@CINW 30-270.0---------------
    11ARIW 21-1610.0285176.116.411117659.3000-00
    12JACL 21-2419.964676.715.099710414.9100-00
    13DENW 22-1729.645580.917.61212919121.2100-00
    14@NYJL 6-301.89135.41.81111313.0000-00
    15@TENW 19-160.0---------------
    16CLEL 22-369.8353546.78.0664184.5100-00
    17TENW 26-312.2253862.314.89878011.40177.0000
    18@INDW 23-1930.014783.916.199919521.7100-00
    WCCLEW 45-1419.0-3269.617.48769616.01144.0000
    DP@BALL 10-349.3-4285.720.4101056813.6000-00

    Touchdown Distances
    Receiving: 8, 2, 52, 14, 17, 3, 5, 75, 15

    2022

    WkVsScoreFPtsWR RankSnpSnp%MS%OppTgtRecReYdReAvgReTDRuAttRuYdRuAvgRuTDFL
    1INDT 20-203.6784767.14.33322613.0000-00
    2@DENL 9-167.8464266.714.39945814.5000-00
    3@CHIL 20-235.1674067.86.84424120.5000-00
    4LACL 24-349.7314578.98.85538227.3000-00
    5@JACW 13-68.5374781.010.36646516.3000-00
    7@LVL 20-384.8623046.24.63333311.0000-00
    8TENL 10-170.0---------------
    9PHIL 17-290.0---------------
    10@NYGL 16-2413.4205078.115.610105499.8100-00
    11WASL 10-237.3434885.712.5775489.6000-00
    12@MIAL 15-307.4544675.414.8996447.3000-00
    13CLEL 14-2711.0264772.315.4101033511.7100-00
    14@DALL 23-270.0---------------
    15KCL 24-300.0---------------

    Touchdown Distances
    Receiving: 12, 6

    2021

    WkVsScoreFPtsWR RankSnpSnp%MS%OppTgtRecReYdReAvgReTDRuAttRuYdRuAvgRuTDFL
    1JACW 37-211.21094355.13.833177.0000-00
    2@CLEL 21-313.77223.31.61113232.0000-00
    6@INDL 3-316.4524357.38.06644411.0000-00
    7@ARIL 5-313.8533562.58.95522814.0000-00
    8LARL 22-387.5453963.96.64445513.8000-00
    9@MIAL 9-174.0614869.64.3333258.3000-00
    11@TENW 22-131.4963859.43.122199.0000-00
    12NYJL 14-213.8613764.98.85522814.0000-00
    13INDL 0-310.0-3261.51.91100-000-00
    14SEAL 13-339.4425770.412.3101056913.8000-00
    15@JACW 30-162.4813661.06.8442147.0000-00
    16LACW 41-2910.8334566.25.94433311.0100-00
    17@SFL 7-234.5644059.77.55523517.5000-00
    18TENL 25-288.2494171.912.37736722.3000-00

    Touchdown Distances
    Receiving: 13

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