ginn
29 Mar 2017

Ted Ginn Isn’t Brandin Cooks, But He’s Closer Than You Think

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When Brandin Cooks was traded to the Patriots, a clear role was opened up within the Saints offense and “coincidentally,” in the weeks prior to the trade, they had signed a wide receiver fully capable of filling the Cooks void, Ted Ginn.

darrensproles
17 Mar 2017

Four Late Round Boom/Bust Picks

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Last off-season, I found four candidates poised to be later-round values due to their highly volatile scoring trends.  Mentioned within that article were the overall QB8, RB8, and WR27. The only noticeable miss was at tight end position. I’m back again this year to find some late-round gems that could

Construction
27 Feb 2017

MFL10 Roster Construction: What Worked in 2016?

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In January, I took at look at the players with the best and worst win rates across 2016 MFL10 best-ball leagues. Here, the focus shifts to roster construction. Roster construction is defined by the number of players a team drafts at each position.

Brandin Cooks Michael Thomas 1
24 Feb 2017

Using Team WR Rankings to Identify Early MFL10 Targets

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MFL10 season is underway! If you are one of the sick degenerates who could not bear the last month of detox from fantasy football, then you are probably chomping at the bit. For those of you in the “but how can you pick players if free agency has not even started yet”

codycore
16 Feb 2017

Historical Comps for Cody Core’s Rookie Season

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If you’ve been around RotoViz for any length of time, you know we like making range of outcome-based projections. And we’ve got a fantastic Screener to facilitate that. My goal is to set some expectations for the 2016 rookie wide receivers.

WR regression candidates
13 Feb 2017

Strange Things: The Best (And Worst) Values in Early Redraft Mocks

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There are some things that people do that make the rest of us look on and ask, “why would you do that?” Like putting milk into the cup before the tea, or listening to a One Direction album without earmuffs. But there is an affliction that affects a small subset

2016 QB Projections
13 Feb 2017

QBs that Win MFL10s

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I took a stab at predicting MFL10 QB ADP and highlighted the weak relationship between win rate and how late teams waited on quarterback. No quarterback drafted outside the top-153 picks had a positive win rate (anything over 10 percent) but the overall relationship between QB ADP and team success

MFL10
06 Feb 2017

Predicting MFL10 QB ADP

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Some will say I’m a dreamer, but others will simply say I was right. Last year, I proclaimed the death of late-round QB for MFL10 bestball drafts, writing in May:

draft strategy
30 Jan 2017

What is the Best Draft Strategy for My Mental Health?

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While I had a great many things to be thankful for this holiday season, luck from the fantasy gods did not feel like one of them. It was a deeply frustrating season that was terrible for my mental health, as my dreams of the fantasy playoffs were dashed for the majority

Breshad Perriman
03 Jan 2017

Three “Boring” Values for 2017 Redraft

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With the 2016 fantasy season over, I’m here to remind you to take player notes now for your 2017 redraft leagues.