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Fantasy Football Debate: Can Joe Mixon Overcome his Situation?

Aug 13, 2019

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Every fantasy football draft season, there are players that cause a divide between fantasy football experts and analysts. To get a sense of the most volatile players entering fantasy football drafts, you can check out our Expert Consensus Rankings (ECR) and view the player’s standard deviation. The lower the standard deviation, the more agreement around a player’s ranking. But a high standard deviation means our experts have a high range of expected outcomes.

Since these are the players that tend to make or break fantasy football drafts, we’ve paired our experts and writers — one higher on a player compared to our ECR and one lower — to bring to you a fantasy football player debate.

Today, our debate will center on Bengals running back Joe Mixon. Mixon has an ECR of RB8 in half-PPR scoring formats. Our writer Brian Rzeppa (@brianrzeppa) is higher on Mixon, while our expert and writer Donald Gibson (@donaldgibsonFF) isn’t as confident in Mixon and the Bengals’ offense in 2019.

Let’s check out the fantasy football debate for Joe Mixon.

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Fantasy Football Debate: Joe Mixon

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