The 2017 RB Sweet 16: (16) Stanley Williams vs (17) Christopher Carson
March Madness is back and so is the RotoViz Running Back Prospect Sweet 16 Tournament. We take some of the top incoming RBs and put them through the brackets March Madness style.
Various RotoViz writers will break down the match-ups and give you the insight that goes into each selection. This exercise is meant to give readers a look at the opinions and the thought processes that go into choosing a player in a head-to-head setting.
The RotoViz writers were instructed to pick a winner for each matchup based upon the following criteria:
1. RotoViz metrics
2. Projected chance of future success
3. Cost to acquire player (draft price)
4. Personal preference
Each staff member’s vote counts as one point. Each member will post a narrative justifying his pick. In the end the player with the most points advances to the next round.
Here is a look at this year’s bracket:
Here is a look at the 2016 bracket.
Ready for the first match up of 2017?