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Austin Hooper

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#81

Experience: 5 years

Height: 6-4

Age: 26

Weight: 254 lbs

College: Stanford

2020 SEASON

  • REC
    26
  • YDS
    249
  • AVG
    9.6
  • TDS
    1

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Receiving

YEAR TEAM G REC YDS AVG LNG TD 1st 1st% 20+ 40+
2016 Atlanta Falcons 14 19 271 14.3 44 3 16 84.21 4 2
2017 Atlanta Falcons 16 49 526 10.7 88 3 18 36.73 5 2
2018 Atlanta Falcons 16 71 660 9.3 36 4 30 42.25 7 0
2019 Atlanta Falcons 13 75 787 10.5 35 6 41 54.67 8 0
2020 Cleveland Browns 8 26 249 9.6 36 1 14 53.85 2 0
TOTAL 67 240 2493 10.4 239 17 119 49.58 26 4

Defense

YEAR TEAM G Total Solo AST SCK SFTY PDEF INT TDS YDS AVG LNG
2016 Atlanta Falcons 14 1 0 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
2017 Atlanta Falcons 16 2 2 0 0 0 0
2018 Atlanta Falcons 16 0
2019 Atlanta Falcons 13 2 1 1 0 0 0
2020 Cleveland Browns 8 3 2 1 0 0 0
TOTAL 67 8 5 3 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0

Biography

Career Transactions

Originally drafted by the Atlanta Falcons in the third round (81st overall) of the 2016 NFL Draft…Signed by the Cleveland Browns as an unrestricted free agent on March 18, 2020.

Awards/Honors

  • Two-time (2018-19) Pro Bowl selection.

Key Notes

  • Increased reception and receiving yardage total in each of his first four NFL seasons.
  • Set career highs in 2019 with 75 receptions for 787 yards and six touchdowns.
  • Recorded first multiple-touchdown game with two at Indianapolis on Sept. 22, 2019.
  • Registered a single-game career-best 130 receiving yards on nine receptions against Tennessee on Sept. 29, 2019.
  • Recorded the longest reception by a tight end in a season-opening game in NFL history after an 88-yard touchdown at Chicago on Sept. 10, 2017.
  • Caught a 19-yard touchdown pass in Super Bowl LI against New England on Feb. 5, 2017.
  • First career touchdown came on a 42-yard pass from Matt Ryan against Carolina on Oct. 2, 2016.

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