curtis-samuel
28 Feb 2017

The 2017 Phenom Index for Rookie Wide Receivers

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The NFL Combine gets under way later this week, which means we’re officially in the thick of prospect season. As such, I’ve been invited back to write another edition of the Phenom Index, which has been posted at RotoViz every year since 2014.

rsz_nfl_draft
26 Apr 2016

The RotoViz Guide to the 2016 NFL Draft

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Imagine that you just woke up from a four-month slumber, looked at the calendar and thought, “Crap! The NFL draft is in a few days and I have no clue about any of these guys.”1 The RotoViz 2016 NFL Draft In my mind, I read that in my Aziz Ansari

ricardo louis rotoviz
25 Apr 2016

Ricardo Louis is the Most Overlooked Receiver in the Draft

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While working on the RotoViz Draft Guide1 today, I noticed that we have written nothing about Auburn WR Ricardo Louis. I decided to dig into his profile and the conclusion I reached was, “why the f*** have we been ignoring Ricardo Louis?” He has some really intriguing yes, really. Stay

rashardhiggins
25 Apr 2016

Stock Down: 7 Rookies Falling in Dynasty Drafts

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One of my favorite things about the offseason is tracking how players’ value changes over time. In this article, I’m going to look at 7 rookies falling in dynasty drafts, based on the RotoViz pre-combine rookie mock and the pre-draft rookie mock.

devontabookercover
22 Apr 2016

Devontae Booker and 2016’s Best Workhorse RBs

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Over the last few years, Matthew Freedman has written extensively about how running backs who carry a workhorse load in college tend to outperform expectations in the NFL. Today, with his blessing, I’m going to apply his methodology (or something close to it) and some of my own

KeithMarshall
20 Apr 2016

7 Rookies Rising in 2016

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One of my favorite things about the offseason is tracking how players’ value changes over time. In this article, I’m going to look at 7 rookies rising in dynasty drafts, based on the RotoViz pre-Combine rookie mock and the pre-Draft rookie mock.

Tyler Ervin
20 Apr 2016

Tyler Ervin and the Hidden Value of Special Teams Stats (2016 RB edition)

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Last year I wrote about the hidden value of special teams stats and suggested that guys like DeMarco Murray, Duke Johnson and Karlos Williams would have looked like much better prospects if we appropriately valued their return-game contributions.

bralon addison rotoviz
18 Apr 2016

Which 2016 WR prospects are the best return men?

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Last year I wrote about the hidden value of special teams stats and suggested that guys like Antonio Brown, Wes Welker and Doug Baldwin would have looked like much better prospects if we appropriately valued their return-game contributions.

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12 Apr 2016

The Athletic Stud Rookie Wide Receiver No One is Talking About

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With all due respect to Kevin Cole, Charone Peake isn’t the next Martavis Bryant. Chris Moore is.

C.J. Prosise
08 Apr 2016

2016 Dynasty Rookie Mock Draft (Pre-Draft)

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The NFL combine is in our rearview mirror and the draft is less than a month away. To give you the best picture of how to value rookie for fantasy purposes, I wrangled up some of the sharpest minds in the industry and conducted a 2016 dynasty rookie mock draft. Links