The 8 Breakout Wide Receivers You Must Own in 2014
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won a disproportionate number of leagues in 2013. As the WR position continues to take over the landscape – in large part due to the necessity of using a WR as your Flex – the search for more and more depth continues. In past years I’ve focused on collegiate Dominator Rating and Height-Adjusted Speed Score to locate breakout candidates. This has been a key part of implementing the Zero RB strategy. Even when I select receivers early, I still tend to draft breakout receivers in the middle rounds (which often makes it a true Zero RB squad). Finding players like Gordon and Jeffery is also crucial to making a Zero WR approach function. If you build your roster around a RBx5 start, you need both value and upside in the middle rounds.Locating breakout wide receivers may be the single most important aspect of fantasy football. It’s probably obvious on its face, but owners of Josh Gordon and Alshon Jeffery