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Most have acknowledged that Oakland Raiders wide receiver Amari Cooper is very good at his, however, few realize just how dangerous Cooper is each time his team has the ball.
It was just a few days ago that Pro Football Focus ranked Raiders quarterback Derek Carr as one of the most elusive quarterbacks in the NFL and the best quarterback in the AFC West.
Today, Pro Football Focus rated Raiders wide receiver Amari Cooper as the top deep-pass catcher in the NFL.
Amari Cooper was 💲💲💲 on deep passes for the @Raiders in 2016
Did we mention he's only 22? pic.twitter.com/PkOD4xVKDj
— Pro Football Focus (@PFF) June 5, 2017
Cooper is already one of the best in the game, yet he still feels like he can mightily improve. He is only 22 years old and is nowhere near his prime making his talk of improving probable.
With all the recent hype around Cooper, it is likely he will shatter his 61.1 deep-ball catch rate this season en route to another Pro Bowl year.
Ryan is currently a student at the University of North Carolina. He grew up in the Bay Area and has had Raiders season tickets his entire life fostering his love for the NFL. He has founded his own sports website, thejrreport.com and works at the Sports Desk for the Daily Tar Heel. You can follow Ryan on twitter @rytime98 if you want to discuss anything sports.