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Articles by Category: Busts
9 Players on the Hot Seat (Fantasy Football)
By Scott Cedar on July, 21st 2017

Participation trophies get a bad rap, but fantasy football hands them out in droves. Every year there are players who aren’t very good but provide value simply because they’re going to step onto the field and play. LeGarrette Blount, Todd … read more »

Fantasy Football Player Profile: Cam Newton
By Mike Tagliere on July, 19th 2017

There was a time, not long ago, when Cam Newton was looked at as the No. 1 quarterback in fantasy football. He threw for more than 4,000 yards his rookie season, breaking the all-time record. He ran for more than … read more »

Fantasy Football Do Not Draft List: Tight Ends
By Mike Tagliere on July, 13th 2017

To be a great player in fantasy football, you’re going to need to learn a few things. One being your fandom, put it aside. Just because I’m from Chicago and a Bears fan doesn’t mean that I can’t own any … read more »

Fantasy Football Do Not Draft List: Wide Receivers
By Mike Tagliere on

To be a great player in fantasy football, you’re going to need to learn a few things. One being your fandom, put it aside. Just because I’m from Chicago and a Bears fan doesn’t mean that I can’t own any … read more »

Fantasy Football Do Not Draft List: Running Backs
By Mike Tagliere on July, 12th 2017

To be a great player in fantasy football, you’re going to need to learn a few things. One being your fandom, put it aside. Just because I’m from Chicago and a Bears fan doesn’t mean that I can’t own any … read more »

Fantasy Football Do Not Draft List: Quarterback
By Mike Tagliere on July, 11th 2017

There are tons of players who you’ll hear great things about this offseason, the guys who have been vaulting up draft boards as the offseason goes on, similar to the way Christian McCaffrey shot up the NFL Draft board. There … read more »

9 Fantasy Football Busts for 2017
By Clinton Ho on July, 6th 2017

The worst feeling at the end of a season is knowing one guy derailed your championship hopes because of the draft capital he cost you. Unfortunately, it’s highly likely one or two players will be “busts” relative to where you … read more »

Should We Fear These TD Dependent WRs? (Fantasy Football)
By David McDougald on July, 3rd 2017

Recently, FantasyPros reached out to me via Twitter in regards to visualizations I created using FantasyPros 2017 positional projections. In one of my posts, I posed the question, “Should we fear TD dependent receivers?” This article will dissect that question … read more »

Fantasy Football: 2016 Studs to 2017 Duds
By Mike Tagliere on June, 30th 2017

Heading into every football season, we feel more prepared than the previous season, and the season before that. Why? It’s likely due to the fact that we have so many avenues that lead to information, from beat reporters, to sports … read more »

Overdrafted Players: Christian McCaffrey, Brandin Cooks, Marshawn Lynch
By Mike Agrusa on

We are all guilty. We have all found ourselves, at times, wanting to be the smartest guy in the room come fantasy draft day, going off-board or reaching for a player who was drafted into a favorable situation or a … read more »