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Brandin Cooks Injury History & Updates

Basic StatsBrandin Cooks's Basic Stats

Brandin Cooks
ADP: 15.11
Bye: 7
Experience: 10
Age: 30.6
Height: 5'10"
Weight: 183
40 Time: 4.33
Speed Score: 103.10
SPARQx (Rank): 132.90 (98%)
Burst Score (Rank): 121.20 (49%)
Agility Score (Rank): 10.57 (99%)
Catch Radius (Rank): 10.26 (86%)

Injury PredictorBrandin Cooks's Injury Guide

Low Risk

Chance of Injury in 2024


% chance misses at least 2 quarters

Chance of Injury per Game


1- 17√1-% Inj/Season

Projected Games Missed 2024




Ability to produce despire relatively minor injuries. 5 being most durable

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Injury History

Date League Injury Details
Dec 9, 2015 NFL Head Cranial Concussion Grade 1 The Saints added Cooks to the injury report Thursday for a concussion. (Not clear when it happened.) He returned in time for Sunday's game.
Nov 16, 2014 NFL Hand Metacarpal Fracture Cooks fractured his left thumb in Week 11 and was placed on IR, missing the rest of the season.
Feb 4, 2018 NFL Head Cranial Concussion Grade 1 Cooks left in the 2nd quarter of the Super Bowl after suffering a concussion.
Oct 27, 2019 NFL Head Cranial Concussion Grade 1 Cooks suffered a concussion injury in the first quarter in Week 8's game against the Bengals. He missed two games
Sep 7, 2020 NFL Leg Quad Strain Cooks managed a quad injury during training camp. He didn't miss a game due to it
Dec 1, 2022 NFL Leg Calf Pull Cooks was injured in practice.

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Brandin Cooks expected to play Week 15

Cowboys WR Brandin Cooks (illness) is expected to play vs. the Bills today, according to ESPN's Adam Schefter. Cooks only got in a limited practice on Wednesday, but we're expecting him to play his usual role today, barring any further reports on his status.

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Cowboys WR Brandin Cooks (illness) is listed as questionable for this weekend’s game vs. the Bills. He only got in a limited practice on Wednesday. Guys almost always play through illness, so we’re expecting Cooks to be out there this weekend. But we’ll look for further updates on his status. WR Jalen Tolbert (illness) is also questionable.

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Cowboys WR Brandin Cooks (knee) is not listed on the final Week 3 injury report. He practiced all week, including full workouts on Thursday and Friday. Cooks should be ready for his usual role in Sunday’s plus matchup vs. the Cardinals.

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Cowboys WR Brandin Cooks (knee) was upgraded to full participation in Thursday's practice. He's on track to return for this weekend's game vs. the Cardinals. Dallas is sporting a big 27.75-point implied total for that one, making Cooks an upside WR4 option.

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Cowboys owner Jerry Jones said Tuesday that WR Brandin Cooks (knee) is expected to be limited in practice on Wednesday, a full-go on Thursday, and then play vs. the Cardinals this weekend. We'll track his progress throughout the week.

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