News:Cody Hoffman will miss the spring after undergoing surgery to repair a torn shoulder labrum, according to BYU reporter Robbie Bullough.
Analysis: It appears as if this will be close to a non-issue in the big picture. Cody Hoffman is an experienced player who will be ready to go in 2013 so long as he gets some fall practice time in.
News:Cody Hoffman will return to BYU for his senior season in 2013, the Del Norte Daily Triplicate reports.
Analysis: His decision to return leads us to believe he didn't expect to be in first-round contention. With that said, Cody Hoffman is an entirely good NFL prospect, so his decision to return is great news for BYU. Even with a great deal of turbulence at quarterback, Hoffman was one of 2012's best fantasy receivers as he caught 100 passes for 1,248 yards and 11 touchdowns in 13 games.
News:Cody Hoffman had 114 yards on 10 catches in BYU's 23-6 win over San Diego State in the San Diego County Credit Union Poinsettia Bowl on December 20.
Analysis:Cody Hoffman was the biggest byproduct of Lark's big passing night, getting his fourth straight 100-yard receiving game to end 2012.
News:Cody Hoffman had five touchdowns and 182 receiving yards in BYU's 50-14 win over New Mexico State on Saturday.
Analysis:Cody Hoffman has had a huge November, racking up three 100-yard receiving days and eight touchdowns in the month.
News:Cody Hoffman had three touchdown catches and 108 yards in BYU's 52-13 win over Idaho on Saturday night.
Analysis: This was the big night many thought Cody Hoffman would be having all year. It was his first multi-touchdown game of the season and his fifth 100-yard game of the year.
News:Cody Hoffman had seven catches for 69 yards in BYU's 41-17 win over Georgia Tech on Saturday.
Analysis: Riley Nelson's reemergence as the starting quarterback has also helped Cody Hoffman, who is back to the leading receiver BYU thought he would be.
News:Cody Hoffman had eight catches for 114 yards to lead BYU in receiving in the 6-3 win over Utah State on Friday night.
Analysis: After a couple of sluggish weeks, Cody Hoffman had a big night when BYU needed it, helping his young quarterback in only his second start.
News:Cody Hoffman had two catches for 16 yards in BYU's 47-0 win over Hawaii on Friday night.
Analysis: On a night where there were 54 rushes versus only 14 receptions the passes were hard to come by for Cody Hoffman. Fantasy owners should not give up on Hoffman because of just this one night, however.
News:Cody Hoffman caught three passes for 21 yards in BYU's 7-6 loss to Boise State on Thursday night.
Analysis: On a night where both defenses were stout, Boise successfully held the BYU receivers to 61 receiving yards total. That has to be considered an anomaly and something that most likely will not be repeated going forward.
News:Cody Hoffman caught had 120 yards on eight catches and a touchdown in BYU's 24-21 loss to Utah.
Analysis:Cody Hoffman had another strong week, averaging 15 yards per catch, having a long of 47 and continuing to prove what a lethal weapon he is for Riley Nelson.
News:Cody Hoffman had 115 receiving yards on seven receptions, including a 37-yard touchdown, to help lead BYU past Weber Sate on Saturday.
Analysis: Everyone who follows BYU knows how talented Cody Hoffman can be and he showed it today, with the 37-yard touchdown to start the scoring. The 16.4 yards-per-catch average shows how productive each of his catches can be.
News:Cody Hoffman (quadriceps contusion) "looked great" in practice Monday and is expected to play against Weber State on Saturday, the Salt Lake Tribune reports.
Analysis:Cody Hoffman likely would have posted nice numbers against Washington State in Week 1 if he hadn't gotten hurt and the game hadn't gotten out of hand quickly, so we have to recommend that his owners get him active for this week's game.
News:Cody Hoffman had three catches for 46 yards in BYU's 30-6 win over Washington State.
Analysis:Cody Hoffman got off to a fast start before leaving with a quadriceps contusion. The injury is believed to be minor, but BYU had no reason to put him back into the game with Washington State looking weak. It's a missed opportunity for Hoffman's owners, but Hoffman will remain a strong fantasy option going forward.
News:Cody Hoffman looked good in his return to practice last week, according to the Deseret News.
Analysis:Cody Hoffman missed some time due to disciplinary issues earlier in camp but looked good in his first practice on August 10, catching two touchdown passes.
News: Brigham Young wide receiver Cody Hoffman followed up his monster game last week against Oregon State with another solid game against Idaho State, catching 5 balls for 71 yards and 2 scores.
Analysis: Hoffman has quickly risen to being a top target for quarterback Riley Nelson. With a very favorable playoff stretch, Hoffman could be a very nice addition to your team.
News: Brigham Young receiver Cody Hoffman had a huge game against Oregon State, catching 9 balls for 162 yards and a score.
Analysis: Hoffman has yet to string multiple solid games together, making him a risky start. You could do worse if you are desperate for a receiver.
News: Oregon receiver Cody Hoffman (head) and starting middle linebacker Michael Clay (leg) left Saturday's game against Nevada due to injury.
Analysis: With Josh Huff (foot), Kenjon Barner (foot) and Hoffman dinged up, look for the versatile DeAnthony Thomas to continue to platoon between receiver and running back in the coming weeks.
News: BYU released their post-camp depth chart, and Ross Apo and Cody Hoffman are listed as the starting outside receivers. "It's been great to watch (Apo) flourish. He's going to get better and better," quarterback Jake Heaps said last week. "He still has a ways to go, but he's going to be better. He's been fun to throw to. He goes out there and makes plays for you."
Analysis: No surprise here. Hoffman is a returning starter, and we've been banging the Apo drum since this spring. Both are great late round sleeper picks.
News: Hoffman caught eight passes for 137 yards and three touchdowns against UTEP on Saturday.
Analysis: Hoffman finished his redshirt freshman season by scoring six touchdowns in his final five games. His value heading into 2011 is rising rapidly.
News: Hoffman caught five passes for 71 yards and two touchdowns as BYU defeated New Mexico 40-7 Saturday.
Analysis: After a dismal start to the season, Hoffman's numbers have improved in recent weeks. He has decent fantasy value heading into the season finale against Utah.
News: Hoffman caught six passes for 46 yards in BYU's loss to Utah State Friday.
Analysis: Hoffman has been a solid possession receiver for the Cougars, but his limited yardage and touchdown numbers hurt his fantasy value.
News: Normally purely a possession receiver, Hoffman produced some nice yardage totals Saturday for BYU, finishing with four catches for 74 yards.
Analysis: Hoffman is the Cougars go-to receiver and should put up better numbers with Jake Heaps taking over the quarterback duties on a full-time basis.
News: Hoffman totaled five receptions for 17 yards and a touchdown as BYU was routed by Florida State Saturday.
Analysis: Hoffman is a solid possession receiver, but won't be much of a fantasy factor this season even as BYU continues to search for a go-to wide receiver on the outside.