Fournett vs McNichols
30 Mar 2017

The 2017 RB Elite 8: (1) Leonard Fournette vs (9) Jeremy McNichols

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The RotoViz Running Back Prospect Sweet 16 Tournament matches the top incoming prospects in a head-to-head March Madness style format. Various RotoViz writers break down each match-up with the winner moving on to the next round.

williams vs taylor
30 Mar 2017

The 2017 WR Elite 8: (1) Mike Williams vs (9) Taywan Taylor

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The RotoViz Wide Receiver Prospect Sweet 16 Tournament matches the top incoming prospects in a head-to-head March Madness style format. Various RotoViz writers break down each match-up with the winner moving on to the next round.

Baylor Bears prospect K.D. Cannon
28 Mar 2017

K.D. Cannon – Worth a Shot in Dynasty Leagues?

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There are a whole host of wide receivers expected to go early in next month’s NFL Draft, but why should they get all the attention? I am prepared and willing to be the voice for the late round guys, a role made easy for me thanks to my supporting some

corey-davis-nfl-draft-2017-western-michigan
28 Mar 2017

Visualizing Market Share And Age: 2017 Wide Receivers, Summary View

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Market share and player age are very important factors to consider when projecting wide receivers from college to the NFL. RotoViz has done some great work highlighting the importance of these pieces of information on a prospect’s outlook as a pro (see Kevin Cole’s work using decision trees and Jon Moore’s

golladay niu
27 Mar 2017

Kenny Golladay – The Big Guy From a Small School

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There is John Ross, Cory Davis, JuJu Schuster-Smith…there is even Cooper Kupp. Wide receiver is an intriguing position group in this year’s draft, with a host of players expected to go off the boards early. Productive players can be had later in the draft, and one name to consider is

dontaforeman1
27 Mar 2017

Foreman, Fournette and Mixon Lead the 2017 RB Success Model

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We have roughly a month until the 2017 NFL draft, when we will learn where our favorite (or not so favorite) prospects will land this coming season. While draft position and landing spot are huge factors for forecasting the success of any running back prospect, I’ve found that we can

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24 Mar 2017

The Production Metric that Displays John Ross’ Athleticism

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I’ve been struggling with how to analyze John Ross, and that hasn’t been made easier by the fact that many of the other writers at RotoViz seem to have a low opinion of him.

Westbrook vs Taylor
24 Mar 2017

The 2017 WR Sweet 16: (8) DeDe Westbrook vs (9) Taywan Taylor

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The RotoViz Wide Receiver Prospect Sweet 16 Tournament matches the top incoming prospects in a head-to-head March Madness style format. Various RotoViz writers break down each match-up with the winner moving on to the next round.

JordyNelsonRandallCobb
23 Mar 2017

Dynasty Stock Market: Yellow Helmet, Green Jersey, A Real Weirdo

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This is part of a bi-monthly series called Dynasty Stock Market.

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23 Mar 2017

The 2017 QB Prospect Model: Draft Deshaun Watson at Your Own Peril

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Last year I created a model to predict quarterback success at the NFL level for prospects. The model was useful in that it helped identify traits that transfer to the NFL level, but it was certainly overfit and didn’t bring in enough data. I’ve updated the model for