Breakout Candidates in 2017 Identifying breakout candidates before your league-mates do is a key ingredient of winning fantasy leagues. Sometimes these players are found by luck, but often it requires research and strategic draft decisions. Don’t be afraid to reach a little to obtain these players and reap the rewards come playoff time. The following […]
When you draw comparisons to players with the pedigree of Jordan Reed and Brandon Marshall, you’re doing something right. Selecting Evan Engram with the 23rd pick in the 1st round of the 2017 NFL draft, the Giants have made it clear what they think of the 6’3, 234-pound “Tight End” out of Ole Miss. I […]
Kareem Hunt Fantasy The degree to which many fantasy owners have been fervently anticipating the opportunity to roster high profile members of this year’s rookie class, is very reminiscent of the process that children undertake when attacking the wrapping paper that conceals their most coveted Christmas presents. This is especially true for many of us […]
Veterans You’ll Overlook for a Rookie in 2017 Everybody loves a good rookie. Fantasy owners more often than not will target rookies instead of veterans due to a possible higher ceiling. However, in the past three seasons at both the running back and wide receiver positions, only seven rookies cracked the top 24 at each […]
Corey Davis: Titanic Fantasy Upside Any time I evaluate a receiving prospect I consider multiple factors. Many analysts look at production, others calculate the metrics, and some study the film. I weight it all. Each player needs to be analyzed outside of the box. If the numbers told the whole story, we wouldn’t miss on so many […]
John Ross Fantasy 2017 Leading up to the 2017 NFL Draft, most of the draft experts from NFL.com had the Cincinnati Bengals selecting a defensive prospect with the ninth overall pick, more so, an edge rusher or linebacker. However, as our very own Mike Rigz predicted, the Bengals selected former Washington wide receiver, John Ross, instead. While […]
There is undoubtedly an impressive array of talent at the offensive skill positions within the 2017 rookie class. Which was one of the primary topics eliciting conversation prior to the NFL draft. The enormously gifted O.J. Howard was among the members in this collection of dynamic athletes that fueled interest. As he possesses a unique […]
NFL Draft Profile: John Ross If you didn’t know who John Ross was before the NFL Combine, you probably know who he is now. Ross announced his presence with an exclamation point in Indianapolis by setting the 40-Yard Dash record with a scorching mark of 4.22 seconds. While he famously missed out on his chance […]
Using information from the last five NFL seasons, I examined the top fantasy running back single season performances and those players’ Combine stats to look for trends that may help fantasy football players target certain rookies ball carriers moving forward.
Pierre Garcon is out of Washington and on his way to San Francisco. He will be reunited with Kyle Shanahan who was Garcon's offensive coordinator in 2013 with the Redskins. He is leaving a solid passing offense and going to an awful passing offense.
Pryor’s unquestioned success during his initial foray into a sustained role at the wide receiver position, launched him firmly into the fantasy landscape as the season unfolded. But despite his accomplishments, and the availability of substantial cap space, Cleveland’s analytics-driven front office eschewed the option of using a franchise tag on Pryor before the onset of free […]
Fanduel –How it Works & How to Win First, let’s start off by asking yourself the three questions below. Are you new to Fanduel or any Daily Fantasy site? Do you want to fully understand how each game offering works? Would you like to win some money? If you answered yes to any of those […]