As the most volatile position in fantasy, nearly every defense in the league is a viable starting option for a given week. In daily fantasy, creating new rosters and therefore selecting new defenses is the name of the game. In other formats, over-drafting a defense or sticking with the same unit for an entire season is more like shooting yourself in the foot.
Squeezing the Defense: Top Streaming Options for NFL Week 2 Whether it’s your college re-draft league, your intense dynasty team or daily tournaments, the golden rule in fantasy football is to never break the bank for a defense.
As the most volatile position in fantasy football, nearly every defense in the league is a viable starting option for a given week. In daily fantasy, creating new rosters and therefore selecting new defenses is the name of the game.
The NFL suspended Denver Broncos WR Wes Welker four games for violating the league’s policy on performance-enhancing substances on Tuesday. Profootballtalk reports Wes Welker’s positive test for amphetamines was the result of MDMA (“Molly”) that had been “cut with amphetamines.”
While there are several schools of thought when it comes to drafting quarterbacks and tight ends for fantasy football purposes, a lot of people feel most comfortable addressing one or both of the positions early in the draft.
In the wake of free agent moves and draft selections this offseason, a number of running backs find themselves atop an NFL depth chart for the first time. Whether these are familiar faces in new places, players getting expanded work with last year’s team, or rookies just entering the league…
This year’s running back group is interesting on a number of levels. There are the usual strong names at the top and intriguing newcomers such as Andre Ellington and LeVeon Bell who have feature back potential in the second and third rounds.
Jimmy Graham, Jordan Cameron and Julius Thomas… all names you want on your dynasty team. If you drafted one of them as a rookie, you know that feeling of nailing one of your picks with a high value player when they blowup.
Check out the Best and worst NFL Road teams over the last 10 years. Gridiron Experts Mike Rigz breaks down all NFL teams over a 3, 5 and 10 stretch.
The NFL draft is in the rearview mirror, and fantasy drafts on the horizon. Now we can forecast how to approach them in dynasty and re-draft leagues.
Gridiron Experts 2014 NFL Draft grades for all 32 teams. Our staff look over each pick and review value vs. need along with adding insight into all of the more popular choices at this years Draft
Bring on this years crop of NFL Draft Hats. I have to admit, I’m still trying to adjust to New ERA taking over for NFLShop. I’m old school, I want a baseball style cap with a simple design made with high quality materials. Yet, this new generation love’s it’s busy designs. -Listen to me, I sound like some old fart? “Get off my lawn!”