How Jared Cook led NFL in big-play efficiency with Saints; what more targets could show (1 Viewer)

BY JEFF NOWAK | Staff writer


It only takes a quick look to spot the most basic reason Saints tight end Jared Cook presents a matchup nightmare.

The 33-year-old is listed on the team roster at 6-foot-5 and 254 pounds, and a scan of his 2019 highlights reveals he's lost very little -- if any -- of the 4.49 combine speed he brought out of South Carolina in 2009.

But a deeper dive into Cook's first season in New Orleans paints a picture of a big-play machine that may have just scratched the surface of his potential in the Saints' offense.

With the prospect multiple games without the NFL's 2019 target leader in Michael...

Continue reading...


Mar 1, 2003
Reaction score
First off Jared Cook isn’t a Te. To be classified as a Te you have to be able to block. Jared Cook couldn’t block my 92 year old grandma. He is a Wr, and very good one .

Create an account or login to comment

You must be a member in order to leave a comment

Create account

Create an account on our community. It's easy!

Log in

Already have an account? Log in here.

Users Who Are Viewing This Thread (Users: 0, Guests: 1)

Thread starter Similar threads Forum Replies Date
Jared Cook, Sheldon Rankins are expected to play Monday night Saints RSS News Feeds 0
Dan in Lafayette Jared Cook Talks Offensive Rhythm, Shares Insight on the Saints Bye Week SR News Page Articles 0
Jared Cook’s first catch goes for game-tying, 41-yard touchdown Saints RSS News Feeds 0
Saints vs Chargers Monday Night Football Inactives List: Marshon Lattimore, Jared Cook, and Marcus Davenport are active. Saints RSS News Feeds 0
Lattimore, Davenport, Peat and Cook playing Saints Super Forum (Main Board) 9
Michael Thomas' discipline from Saints is over, but will he play Sunday? Sean Payton declines to say Saints RSS News Feeds 0
DerrickB Christian McCaffrey not expected to play this Sunday Saints Super Forum (Main Board) 32
DerrickB How would you feel if the Saints go 12-4 and have to play a 6-10 or 7-9 NFC East Team in the Playoffs? Saints Super Forum (Main Board) 58
woohoosaint N/S Did Titans' Mike Vrabel make one of the smartest play calls of season vs. Texans? Saints Super Forum (Main Board) 13
Saints to play Panthers in Superdome this Sunday: report Saints RSS News Feeds 0
Saints will play at Superdome in Week Seven Saints RSS News Feeds 0
Fleur-de-Links, October 16: Saints continue discussion to play at Tiger Stadium Saints RSS News Feeds 0
LaToya Cantrell says Saints' idea to play at Tiger Stadium is 'a good solution for right now' Saints RSS News Feeds 0
Saintsphere Mayor Cantrell says Superdome is still not ready for 20,000 fans; tells Saints they are welcome to play at Tiger Stadium Saints Super Forum (Main Board) 145
Taker597 In two weeks, Defense will play against our own Offensive System run by Joe Brady. Thoughts? Saints Super Forum (Main Board) 31
Saints exploring to play LSU's Tiger Stadium since fans aren't yet allowed in Superdome Saints RSS News Feeds 0
Pensacola Special Teams play -vs- Chargers Saints Super Forum (Main Board) 0
About as bad as they can play the 1st 5 games and guess what Saints Super Forum (Main Board) 10
12 years in, Saints' Malcolm Jenkins still sees each new week as a chance to play faster Saints RSS News Feeds 0
Film Study: How the Saints O can attack the Chargers D with Play Action Saints RSS News Feeds 0

Similar threads


Top Bottom