Within the Stat Explorer, I included historical projections. These projections use a player’s stat line from 2017 to identify players that recorded similar seasons in years past.1 By looking at the performance In cases such David Johnson’s, where a player missed the majority of the season, I used data from 2016. (back)
Quarterback Rankings A player’s composite tier sums the tiers that our seven “tierers” placed the player within. This is useful for comparing similar players and assessing whether or not there is a perceived difference in quality for the coming season.
Marcus Mariota’s first two seasons were among the best of any quarterback since the year 2000. His third season, well, not so much.
When playing fantasy, sometimes you target players who are real-life superstars and other times, you find the value amidst the rest.
With the 2018 NFL Draft receding in our collective rear-view mirror, dynasty owners are squarely in the middle of rookie draft season. The crew here at RotoViz has done a tremendous job breaking down this year’s crop of rookies, including their landing spots and how they should be
Boom/Bust players found in the late rounds of drafts can sometimes be the difference between a cashing team or a team that is on the bubble.
After months of speculation in a deep QB class, Baker Mayfield was drafted with the first overall pick by the Cleveland Browns. After the recent trade for Tyrod Taylor, Mayfield may not see playing time right away as he learns under head coach Hue Jackson and offensive coordinator Todd Haley.
Josh Rosen was drafted 10th overall by the Arizona Cardinals after they traded up from the 15th pick. Rosen was the second overall QB in the RotoViz Scouting Index, but slid down the board to be the fourth QB selected.
Josh Allen was drafted seventh overall by the Buffalo Bills. Allen was the fourth overall QB in the RotoViz Scouting Index but was drafted as the third quarterback off the board, ahead of the highly regarded Josh Rosen. Allen lands on a team that is perhaps the best quarterback destination from
Sam Darnold was drafted second overall by the New York Jets. Darnold was the top overall QB in the RotoViz Scouting Index. He’ll go to a Jets team that signed two quarterbacks during the offseason, bringing back Josh McCown and adding Teddy Bridgewater. Darnold will have a chance to