Chicago Bears
  • 5'11"
  • 185
  • 26
  • 5 years
  • Oregon State
  • 2013 R3 O, None

Historical Stats

Year Team Gms Plays Targets Catch Catch Yards YPC Catch TDs Car Rush Yards Rush TDs Fum Total Yards Total TDs 50+ Yd TDs 100+ Yard Gms 1+ TD Gms
2013 PIT 12 13 13 6 64 10.7 0 0 0 0 0 64 0 0 0 0
2014 PIT 16 93 89 53 644 12.2 2 4 19 0 0 663 2 0 0 2
2015 PIT 16 79 79 44 749 17.0 5 0 0 0 0 749 5 0 1 5
2016 PIT 3 9 9 4 51 12.8 1 0 0 0 0 51 1 0 0 1
  Avg 11 41 40 22 302 11.3 2 1 4 0 0 306 3 0 0 2

Season To Date Statistics

Year Team Gms Plays Targets Catch Catch Yards YPC Catch TDs Car Rush Yards Rush TDs Fum Total Yards Total TDs 50+ Yd TDs 100+ Yard Gms 1+ TD Gms
2017 CHI 8 12 12 1 4 4.0 0 0 0 0 0 4 0 0 0 0

Recent Player News

  • Posted: 10/12/2017 3:31pm ET

    Chicago Bears WR Markus Wheaton (groin) has a tear in his groin and could miss four to six weeks, according to league sources.

    Huddle Up: No fantasy team should really be affected by this, as Wheaton is better off avoiding even when he's 100 percent healthy. Of course, that seemingly hasn't been the case in years, which might be one reason why he's racked up just one catch in three games this season. Even in the deepest leagues, there are better options to dig up.

  • Posted: 9/24/2017 5:05pm ET

    Chicago Bears WR Markus Wheaton (finger) was targeted twice in his season debut in Week 3 against the Pittsburgh Steelers, his former team, but he had no catches.

    Huddle Up: Wheaton was making his team debut and he has opportunity in Chicago with Cameron Meredith and Kevin White done for the season, leaving the wideout picture wide open. However, it might take time to get used to his new surroundings, so file his name away for fantasy consideration later.

  • Posted: 9/20/2017 4:15pm ET

    Chicago Bears WR Markus Wheaton (finger) said Wednesday, Sept. 20, that he is hopeful of making his team debut in Week 3 against the Pittsburgh Steelers.

    Huddle Up: Wheaton has been inactive for the first two games due to a broken pinkie, but he is likely to push hard to return to face his former team. The Bears have a mish-mash group of receivers, so Wheaton has opportunity in the Windy City. But for now his fantasy value is rather negligible.

  • Posted: 9/17/2017 6:19am ET

    Chicago Bears WR Markus Wheaton (finger) appears to be a longshot to play in Week 2's game against the Tampa Bay Buccaneers.

    Huddle Up: Wheaton was a limited participant in the team's three practice sessions during the week and was listed as questionable on the injury report. Seasonal owners should look for safer options to use this afternoon, while he should be avoided altogether in daily fantasy formats.

  • Posted: 9/10/2017 9:10am ET

    Updating a previous report, Chicago Bears WR Markus Wheaton (finger) is not active for Week 1's game against the Atlanta Falcons.

    Huddle Up: Wheaton participated in pregame drills but the decision was made to hold him out of the season opener. WRs Kevin White and Kendall Wright should see additional targets versus Atlanta but Wheaton has a good chance to play in Week 2 against the Tampa Bay Buccaneers.

  • Posted: 9/10/2017 7:12am ET

    Chicago Bears WR Markus Wheaton (finger) is not expected to play in Week 1's game against the Atlanta Falcons, according to a source.

    Huddle Up: Wheaton was listed as questionable on the injury report after being a limited participant in the team's two most recent practice sessions. WRs Kevin White and Kendall Wright should see more targets if Wheaton is held out of action.

  • Posted: 8/16/2017 6:20pm ET

    Chicago Bears WR Markus Wheaton (pinkie) recently underwent surgery to repair his broken left pinkie. Head coach John Fox said there is no timetable for Wheaton's return.

    Huddle Up: Wheaton has dealt with injuries during training camp and it is not known when he will return to practice this time. Wheaton could be a late-round flier if he wins the No. 2 receiver job for the Bears.

  • Posted: 8/12/2017 2:42pm ET

    Chicago Bears WR Markus Wheaton (appendix) participated in practice Saturday, Aug. 12.

    Huddle Up: Wheaton was sidelined for a little more than a week after undergoing an appendectomy but should be able to play in a few of the remaining preseason games. Wheaton has a chance to the Bears' No. 3 receiver this season but is only a late-round flier in fantasy leagues.

  • Posted: 8/2/2017 12:13pm ET

    Chicago Bears WR Markus Wheaton (appendix) will return to action in two weeks, according to NFL Network's Stacey Dales. Wheaton underwent an appendectomy Sunday, July 30.

    Huddle Up: The Bears' receiving group is somewhat of a crapshoot right now, although Wheaton will need to earn playing time behind Cameron Meredith and Kevin White. Kendall Wright will be in the mix, too, so Wheaton is merely a late-round flier at this point.

  • Posted: 6/22/2017 7:22am ET

    Chicago Bears WR Markus Wheaton likely has a good chance to start on the outside for the team. The Pittsburgh Steelers used Wheaton in the slot, but he wasn't nearly as productive as he was on the outside.

    Huddle Up: Wheaton's best season came two years ago with a 44-749-5 line, and he won't have the likes of Ben Roethlisberger throwing to him. He's worthy of monitoring as a WR5, but he doesn't provide the upside many others would in that role for your team.

2017 Game Logs

Wk Opp Tar Cat CYds CTD
3 PIT 2 0 0 0
4 @GB 3 0 0 0
5 MIN 4 1 4 0
10 GB 0 0 0 0
11 DET 2 0 0 0
12 @PHI 1 0 0 0
13 SF 0 0 0 0
14 @CIN 0 0 0 0

2016 Game Logs

Wk Opp Tar Cat CYds CTD
3 @PHI 5 1 2 0
4 KC 1 1 30 1
5 NYJ 3 2 19 0

2015 Game Logs

Wk Opp Tar Cat CYds CTD
1 @NE 7 3 55 0
2 SF 4 2 67 0
3 @LAR 3 2 16 0
4 BAL 1 1 18 0
5 @LAC 3 1 72 1
6 ARI 2 1 8 0
7 @KC 4 2 16 0
8 CIN 2 1 5 0
9 OAK 4 1 -2 0
10 CLE 2 2 18 0
12 @SEA 13 9 201 1
13 IND 6 3 50 1
14 @CIN 7 4 65 0
15 DEN 11 6 62 1
16 @BAL 5 3 41 0
17 @CLE 5 3 57 1
P1 @CIN 5 2 23 0
P2 @DEN 8 5 30 0

2014 Game Logs

Wk Opp Tar Cat CYds CTD
1 CLE 7 6 97 0
2 @BAL 8 5 38 0
3 @CAR 5 4 35 0
4 TB 6 4 57 0
5 @JAC 2 1 17 0
6 @CLE 11 4 33 0
7 HOU 2 0 0 0
8 IND 5 5 56 1
9 BAL 4 2 62 1
10 @NYJ 7 4 41 0
11 @TEN 5 1 6 0
13 NO 9 5 61 0
14 @CIN 3 2 31 0
15 @ATL 5 5 66 0
16 KC 6 2 27 0
17 CIN 4 3 17 0
P1 BAL 6 5 66 0

2013 Game Logs

Wk Opp Tar Cat CYds CTD
1 TEN 0 0 0 0
2 @CIN 0 0 0 0
3 CHI 1 0 0 0
4 @MIN 5 3 26 0
10 BUF 1 0 0 0
11 DET 5 3 38 0
12 @CLE 0 0 0 0
13 @BAL 0 0 0 0
14 MIA 1 0 0 0
15 CIN 0 0 0 0
16 @GB 0 0 0 0
17 CLE 0 0 0 0

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