Fans were excited when Coby Fleener was drafted in April, and they had some reason to be.
Fleener was the most athletically gifted tight end in the draft, and his connection with Andrew Luck was thought to give him a natural edge to start the season.
But so far this season, Fleener has been bad, underwhelming at best.
He’s had a few good moments, giving Luck a target to throw to underneath in the hurry-up offense, but he’s been overshadowed by Dwayne Allen, and looks lost at times.
Most fans won’t remember him from any of the first three games, as he’s largely been invisible. So, what is he doing on those plays when he isn’t noticed? We’ll find that out and more in this week’s film review.
I went through and tracked every snap Coby Fleener participated in for Week 3’s game against the Jaguars. I found a few notable things.
First, while Fleener started out the season as the number one tight end, he’s clearly been surpassed by Dwayne Allen at this point. Not only was Allen in...