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Fantasy Football: 2017 Target Regression Candidates (Wide Receivers)
By Mike Tagliere on July, 25th 2017

When looking at last season’s totals, we notice certain things. Like for instance, we know that quarterbacks who throw a touchdown pass on more than 5.0 percent of their passes are likely to regress, unless, of course, they’re Aaron Rodgers … read more »

Picking Late in the First Round isn’t so Bad (Fantasy Football)
By Shane McCormack on

The top half of the first round is as clear-cut as ever in 2017. There are three elite running backs (David Johnson, Le’Veon Bell, and Ezekiel Elliott) expected to go first, second, and third (barring an Elliott suspension), followed by … read more »

Online vs. Offline Drafting (Fantasy Football)
By Jason Katz on

We put so much time into studying players, statistics, advanced metrics, schedules, ADP…and the list goes on. In the age of information, it takes a lot more effort to try and get that edge over your competitors. This leads to … read more »

10 Late-Round PPR Targets (Fantasy Football)
By Scott Cedar on July, 24th 2017

Remember that earth-shattering day in third grade when you learned that all squares are rectangles, but not all rectangles are squares? That’s kind of how I view standard and PPR leagues. Even in PPR leagues, yards and touchdowns are king. That means … read more »

Bobby Sylvester’s Running Back Rankings (Fantasy Football)
By Bobby Sylvester on

Running back is the single most important position to draft for in fantasy football. Whether your running backs get carries or not will make or break your season and at this point in the pre-season, there is plenty of value … read more »

Fantasy Football Player Profile: Jay Ajayi
By Mike Tagliere on

There’s been a movement in recent months that has vaulted Jay Ajayi up draft boards, in both redraft and dynasty. After seeing him post three 200-yard games, it’s easy to understand the reason why fantasy players would want to love … read more »

Fantasy Football Player Profile: Allen Robinson
By Mike Tagliere on July, 21st 2017

It’s odd how quickly things can change in the game of fantasy football. One week, you’ll have someone like Tyreek Hill on your bench with not a single soul wanting to trade for him, and the next week you’ll have … read more »

Perfectly Consistent Fantasy Football Draft: Pick No. 2
By Bob Lung on

Bob Lung discusses the perfectly consistent fantasy football draft. This piece is part of our article program that features quality content from experts exclusively at FantasyPros. For more insight from Bob head to Big Guy Fantasy Sports. In our continuing series of giving … read more »

9 Players on the Hot Seat (Fantasy Football)
By Scott Cedar on

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 »

Using Snap Counts to Identify Fantasy Football Values
By Jody Smith on July, 20th 2017

Data. Everywhere you look in fantasy football, there are mounds and mounds of data. As advancement in technology has revolutionized the NFL game, fantasy football fans have gone from looking only at yards and touchdowns totals to studying spreadsheets that track … read more »