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Pat Fitzmaurice’s Players to Avoid (2022 Fantasy Football)

Jun 15, 2022
Derrick Henry

Derrick Henry carries a bit more risk than he normally does for fantasy going into 2022.

In fantasy football drafts, avoiding the land mines is nearly as important as finding the breakout players. It’s also much, much easier.

Based on our Expert Consensus Rankings, Dissenting Opinions Tool and Average Draft Position Consensus, these are players I’m unlikely to select in 2022 fantasy football drafts. No doubt some of these players will have good seasons, maybe even great seasons. But the value propositions these 12 players offer at their respective costs are unappealing.

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Tom Brady (QB – TB)

I’ve been expressing concern about Brady’s age for a while now, making me look like the boy who cried wolf. Brady’s ADP and ECR suggest there’s little public concern about an age-related decline even with Brady now squarely in his mid-40s. But the fact is, the living legend is sailing into uncharted territory.


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