albert wilson chris conley fantasy
22 May 2017

Super Deep Fantasy Sleepers: Kansas City Chiefs

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Fantasy football analysis is typically devoted to players that are likely to have an immediate impact. But to paraphrase Rod Serling, there is another land, whose boundaries are that of imagination.

cooper kupp
22 May 2017

Rookies RotoViz Like More Than I Do

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Following my award winning piece championing rookies that my fellow scribes are down on, it seems only fair that I turn my gaze in the opposite direction. To that end, here are players of whom I am less than enamored with, at least in relation to my colleagues

cameron meredith
19 May 2017

2017 Air Yards Projection Countdown | Cameron Meredith – WR 32

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Now that the draft is over I’m excited to report that I’ve finished my air yards model for NFL receivers.

fantasy sleepers
19 May 2017

Super-Deep Fantasy Sleepers: San Francisco 49ers

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Fantasy football analysis is typically devoted to players that are likely to have an immediate impact. But to paraphrase Rod Serling, there is another land, whose boundaries are that of imagination.

kenny-golladay
19 May 2017

Splitting the Camp – Rookies I like Better than RotoViz

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War! Since the publication of the RotoViz Rookie Rankings, the RotoViz Slack channel is filled with attacks against writers by other writers. There are heroes on both sides. Evil is everywhere…well, not really. But it is evident that certain writers have stronger feelings towards some players than others.

mike-wallace
18 May 2017

2017 Air Yards Projection Countdown | Mike Wallace – WR 33

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Now that the draft is over I’m excited to report that I’ve finished my air yards model for NFL receivers. Well-validated models are the best and most unbiased forecast of NFL receiver production there is.((The air yards model combined four separate machine learning models into one ensemble

Team Wins
18 May 2017

Using Sabermetrics to Project 2017 NFL Team Wins

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Earlier this offseason I looked at which teams got lucky in 2016 from a sabermetrics perspective regarding won-loss record. Using each team’s Pythagorean win percentage, we can use their 2017 schedules to give an estimate of wins for each team in 2017.

Pythagorean wins
17 May 2017

Should We Say Goodbye to Jay Ajayi?

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Going into the 2016 season, me and my RotoViz Report podcast co-host Anthony Amico were on an island, given our love for Jay Ajayi as a value in the middle rounds.

Yards Per Attempt NFC East/West
17 May 2017

Yards Per Attempt And What It Means For 2017: NFC East/West

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I first read about yards before contact or “vision yards” in this article by Zero RB inventor Shawn Siegele. He explained that while it’s useful to see which running backs had the best blocking, it also helps to identify which backs got more than what was blocked on

legarretteblount
17 May 2017

LeGarrette Blount to the Eagles

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Not since Greg Bell suited up for the 1990 Raiders a year after scoring 15 rushing touchdowns for the Rams has a single-season rushing touchdown leader played for a different team the next season. Sadly, Bell’s landmark is now consigned to history, after the Eagles signed former Patriots running back