Quintez
Cephus (#87)

WR - Detroit Lions

Age 24
Exp 3rd Season
HT/WT 6'1" / 208 LBS
Bye 6
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Updated: Thursday, July 7, 2022 1:12 AM
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2021 Stats
GAME RECEIVING RUSHING FUMBLES
Week OPP REC TGT CAT% Y/C YDS LG TD ATT YDS Y/A LG TD TOT LOST
1 SF 3 7 42.9 4.0 12 7 1 0 0 0.0 0 0 0 0
2 @GB 4 7 57.1 15.8 63 46 1 0 0 0.0 0 0 0 0
3 BAL 1 1 100.0 8.0 8 8 0 0 0 0.0 0 0 0 0
4 @CHI 4 5 80.0 20.8 83 33 0 0 0 0.0 0 0 0 0
5 @MIN 3 3 100.0 12.7 38 21 0 0 0 0.0 0 0 0 0
Career Stats
SEASON RECEIVING RUSHING FUMBLES
YEAR GP REC TGT CAT% Y/C YDS LG TD ATT YDS Y/A LG TD TOT LOST
2020 13 20 35 57.1 17.4 349 49 2 0 0 0.0 0 0 0 0
2021 5 15 23 65.2 13.6 204 46 2 0 0 0.0 0 0 0 0
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Quintez Cephus - Facing added competition

Cephus is facing added competition for snaps after the offseason acquisitions of DJ Chark and Jameson Williams (knee), Nick Baumgardner and Chris Burke of The Athletic report.

Quintez Cephus - Candidate for key role in 2022

Receivers coach Antwaan Randle El spoke highly of Cephus (collarbone) when discussing how the Lions are looking for a true No. 1 guy to play the X receiver spot, Tim Twentyman of the team's official site reports. "I feel like Q was really taking some strides before he got hurt," Randle El said last week at the Senior Bowl. "You see flashes in Q for sure because Q just has this unbelievable - like he can get off the field and jump. Being able to just put it up (to him) and make a play. You see him go up one hand and be able to come down with it."

Quintez Cephus - Returns to injured reserve

Cephus (collarbone) was activated from the reserve/COVID-19 list Wednesday and reverted to injured reserve, Justin Rogers of The Detroit News reports.

Quintez Cephus - Moves to COVID list

Cephus (undisclosed) was placed on the reserve/COVID-19 list Monday, Aaron Wilson of Sportstalk 790 Houston reports.

Quintez Cephus - Shifts to IR

The Lions placed Cephus (collarbone) on injured reserve Tuesday.

Quintez Cephus - Likely done for season

Lions head coach Dan Campbell confirmed Monday that Cephus likely will miss the rest of the season after the receiver sustained a broken collarbone in Sunday's 19-17 loss to the Vikings, Eric Woodyard of ESPN.com reports.

Quintez Cephus - Diagnosed with broken collarbone

Cephus suffered a broken collarbone in Sunday's loss to the Vikings, Tom Pelissero of NFL Network reports.

Quintez Cephus - Injury 'doesn't look good'

Coach Dan Campbell said after Sunday's 19-17 loss at Minnesota that Cephus has a shoulder or clavicle injury that "doesn't look good," Chris Burke of The Athletic reports.

Quintez Cephus - Not returning Sunday

Cephus (shoulder) was ruled out of Sunday's game in Minnesota.

Quintez Cephus - Picks up shoulder injury

Cephus injured his shoulder during the first half of Sunday's game at Minnesota.

Quintez Cephus - Career-high 83 receiving yards

Cephus caught four of five targets for 83 yards during Sunday's 24-14 loss to Chicago.

Quintez Cephus - One catch against Ravens

Cephus secured his only target for eight yards during Sunday's 19-17 loss to the Ravens.

Quintez Cephus - Primed for extended run as starter

Cephus is expected to draw his second straight start Sunday against the Ravens after the Lions placed Tyrell Williams (concussion) on injured reserve Thursday, Dave Birkett of the Detroit Free Press reports.

Quintez Cephus - Scores in second straight

Cephus caught four of seven targets for 63 yards and a touchdown in Monday night's 35-17 loss to the Packers.

Quintez Cephus - Hits pay dirt

Cephus caught three of seven targets for 12 yards and one touchdown during Sunday's 41-33 loss to San Francisco. He also secured a two-point conversion.

Quintez Cephus - Finds end zone Friday

Cephus caught all three of his targets for 35 yards and a touchdown in Friday's preseason loss to the Colts.

Quintez Cephus - Makes preseason debut

Cephus caught two of three targets for 15 yards during Saturday's preseason loss to Pittsburgh.

Quintez Cephus - Mixes back into practice

Cephus (head) returned to practice Monday, Chris Burke of The Athletic reports.

Quintez Cephus - Dealing with head injury

Cephus missed practice with a head injury over the weekend, Justin Rogers of The Detroit News reports.

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