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Wednesday, October 20, 2010
Hernandez' target percentage drops

By Mike Reiss

It was unusual to see rookie tight end Aaron Hernandez drop two passes in overtime Sunday against the Ravens. The drops reflected an overall sloppy day for the team's pass-catchers.

Entering the game, Hernandez had been targeted 20 times with 18 catches. His percentage now drops.

Fred Taylor -- 2 targets/2 catches (100 percent)
BenJarvus Green-Ellis -- 1 target/1 catch (100 percent)
Rob Gronkowski -- 8 targets/7 catches (87.5 percent)
Aaron Hernandez -- 26 targets/22 catches (84.6 percent)
Deion Branch -- 12 targets/9 catches (75 percent)
Danny Woodhead -- 8 target/6 catches (75 percent)
Wes Welker -- 45 targets/33 catches (73.3 percent)
Julian Edelman -- 6 targets/4 catches (66.6 percent)
Brandon Tate -- 18 targets/11 catches (61.1 percent)
Kevin Faulk -- 10 targets/6 catches (60 percent)
Sammy Morris -- 2 targets/1 catch (50.0 percent)
Randy Moss -- 22 targets/9 catches (40.9 percent)
Alge Crumpler -- 3 target/1 catches (33 percent)
Matthew Slater -- 1 target/ 0 catches (0 percent)