27 Feb 2017

MFL10 Roster Construction: What Worked in 2016?


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.

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24 Feb 2017

Using Team WR Rankings to Identify Early MFL10 Targets


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”

16 Feb 2017

Historical Comps for Cody Core’s Rookie Season


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


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


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

06 Feb 2017

Predicting MFL10 QB ADP


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?


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


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

Matt Forte
27 Sep 2016

A Look at Zero RB Results Through 3 Weeks


I am going to take a look at how running backs and wide receivers drafted inside the first five rounds of fantasy football drafts have performed so far. I will look at average performance, performance relative to ADP, positional variance, average games played, and proportion of players who have played in

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06 Sep 2016

Does The Rise Of Tajae Sharpe Dull Rishard Matthews’ Outlook?


Rishard Matthews played behind Andre Johnson and Harry Douglas in the Titans third preseason game, and it may be time to panic.