The Falcons have signed Devonta Freeman to a five-year, $41.25m deal through 2022. Here’s how the extension affects the running back group as a whole.
In case you’ve forgotten, Jerick McKinnon bench presses 400 pounds, squats 600, and crushed every single event at the combine. Although question marks remain about his chops as an early down runner, he caught a career-best 43 passes last season and continues to flash big-play ability. At the
The Oakland offensive line returns three Pro Bowlers, including First-Team All-Pro Kelechi Osemele. I’m buying the whole backfield.
In this series, two writers take sides on a pair of players available at similar ADPs. I’m counting on a Michael Thomas fantasy breakout, and am happy to draft him at his current ADP of WR7 (13th overall). Jordan Hoover makes the argument for Jordy Nelson, who is being drafted
In this series, two writers take sides on a pair of players you can draft at similar ADP. I’ve got Devonta Freeman as the better bet, currently available as the RB6 (11th overall). Be sure to check out Eric Moody’s case for Melvin Gordon (RB4, 9th
Marlon Mack was drafted 143rd overall by the Indianapolis Colts with the second to last pick of the fourth round. The Colts fill a need for speed and pass-catching running back, and if Mack hits his ceiling, he’ll be in a great position to succeed Frank Gore, who turns 34
In Part I, I examined how injuries to teammates can create league-leading target volume for the elite wide receivers. In this article, I’ll explore how the same dynamic affects the tight end position, and how we can identify breakout tight ends.
An important part of draft strategy is hypothesizing scenarios that could create breakout opportunities for our favorite sleepers. A typical strategy is drafting the backups to older players or guys perceived to be injury prone. But opportunity doesn’t just trickle down the depth chart, it also trickles up.
In the summer of 2007, the fantasy community was lukewarm on Randy Moss. Here is a common refrain from that preseason, echoed by a commenter on the Fantasy Football Geek Blog.