Will Dissly
Will Dissly
23-Year-Old Tight EndTE
Seattle Seahawks
Questionable
Injury Achilles
2019 Fantasy Outlook
A fourth-round pick last year, Dissly quickly emerged as the cream of the crop in Seattle's timeshare at TE, ripping off gains of 66, 34 and 24 yards before a patella tear Week 4 brought his rookie season to a halt. It's a tricky injury for any player to bounce back from, but the young tight end at least has age (23) and the timing of the injury (Sept. 30) working in his favor. While he didn't practice at OTAs or minicamp, Dissly will be about 10 months removed from the injury when Seattle opens training camp in late July. At that point he'll battle for snaps with Nick Vannett, Ed Dickson and Jacob Hollister, a group utterly lacking in upside. Given the questions Seattle faces at wide receiver with Doug Baldwin retiring, Dissly has a chance to emerge as one of Russell Wilson's preferred targets near the goal line. Read Past Outlooks
$Signed a four-year, $3.11 million contract with the Seahawks in May of 2018.
Expects to be ready for Week 1
TESeattle Seahawks
Achilles
February 19, 2020
The Seahawks "fully expect" Dissly (Achilles) to be healthy in time for Week 1 of the 2020 season, Tom Pelissero of NFL Network reports.
ANALYSIS
Dissly suffered a torn Achilles' tendon in early October, marking the second consecutive campaign in which he sustained a season-ending injury. Though the 23-year-old still has a long road ahead in his recovery, he appears to be making significant progress and has a real shot at returning to full health in time for the 2020 opener. With Seattle having inked veteran tight end Greg Olsen to a one-year deal, however, Dissly could have to settle for a smaller role than he enjoyed the past two seasons prior to getting hurt.
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Advanced NFL Stats
How do Will Dissly's 2019 advanced stats compare to other tight ends?
This section compares his advanced stats with players at the same position. The bar represents the player's percentile rank. For example, if the bar is halfway across, then the player falls into the 50th percentile for that metric and it would be considered average. The longer the bar, the better it is for the player.
  • Air Yards Per Game
    The number of air yards he is averaging per game. Air yards measure how far the ball was thrown downfield for both complete and incomplete passes. Air yards are recorded as a negative value when the pass is targeted behind the line of scrimmage. All air yards data is from Sports Info Solutions and does not include throwaways as targeted passes.
  • Air Yards Per Snap
    The number of air yards he is averaging per offensive snap.
  • % Team Air Yards
    The percentage of the team's total air yards he accounts for.
  • % Team Targets
    The percentage of the team's total targets he accounts for.
  • Avg Depth of Target
    Also known as aDOT, this stat measures the average distance down field he is being targeted at.
  • Catch Rate
    The number of catches made divided by the number of times he was targeted by the quarterback.
  • Drop Rate
    The number of passes he dropped divided by the number of times he was targeted by the quarterback.
  • Avg Yds After Catch
    The number of yards he gains after the catch on his receptions.
Air Yards Per Game
36.0
 
Air Yards Per Snap
0.98
 
% Team Air Yards
5.6%
 
% Team Targets
5.5%
 
Avg Depth of Target
9.3 Yds
 
Catch Rate
85.2%
 
Drop Rate
0.0%
 
Avg Yds After Catch
3.3
 
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Snap Distribution / Depth Chart
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How often does Will Dissly run a route when on the field for a pass play?
This data will let you see how Will Dissly and the other tight ends for the Seahawks are being used. Some tight ends may have a lot of snaps, but they're not that useful for fantasy purposes because they're not actually running routes. This data will help you see when this is the case.
Will Dissly
104 routes   27 targets
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85%
452 routes   82 targets
89%
452 routes   82 targets
89%
284 routes   59 targets
87%
66 routes   10 targets
67%
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2019 Will Dissly Split Stats
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Measurables Review View College Player Page
How do Will Dissly's measurables compare to other tight ends?
This section compares his draft workout metrics with players at the same position. The bar represents the player's percentile rank. For example, if the bar is halfway across, then the player falls into the 50th percentile for that metric and it would be considered average.
Height
6' 4"
 
Weight
265 lbs
 
40-Yard Dash
4.87 sec
 
Shuttle Time
4.40 sec
 
Cone Drill
7.07 sec
 
Vertical Jump
28.0 in
 
Broad Jump
111 in
 
Bench Press
15 reps
 
Hand Length
9.75 in
 
Arm Length
33.25 in
 
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2018 Fantasy Outlook
Dissly is thought to be the top run-blocking tight end of the 2018 NFL Draft. This was a key reason why he was picked by the Seahawks in the fourth round. The 21-year-old only had three touchdown catches in his final two seasons at Washington. However, Ed Dickson isn't making progress on his quad injury, which could make Dissly the No. 2 tight end and give him more opportunities. Dissly's fantasy value remains low still.
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Competition arrives in Seattle
TESeattle Seahawks
Achilles
February 18, 2020
Dissly (Achilles) is in danger of losing his No. 1 tight-end job after Greg Olsen signed with the Seahawks, Adam Schefter of ESPN reports.
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Making progress in recovery
TESeattle Seahawks
Achilles
January 14, 2020
Coach Pete Carroll said Dissly is recovering well from the torn Achilles he suffered in Week 6, Andy Patton of USA Today reports. "He's killing the rehab. [Dissly] is doing great," Carroll said. "But, it's a long process, it's going to be some tough work for him."
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Placed on IR, as expected
TESeattle Seahawks
Achilles
October 19, 2019
The Seahawks placed Dissly (Achilles) on injured reserve Saturday, John Boyle of the team's official site reports.
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Gets good news post-surgery
TESeattle Seahawks
Achilles
October 18, 2019
Dissly's surgery to repair a torn Achilles went well, with coach Pete Carroll describing the procedure as "minimally invasive", ESPN.com's Brady Henderson reports.
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Set for season-ending surgery
TESeattle Seahawks
Achilles
October 16, 2019
Dissly will undergo season-ending surgery Thursday to address a torn Achilles, Ian Rapoport of NFL Network reports.
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