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Jordan Howard Will Be an RB1 This Year (Fantasy Football)
By Marc Mathyk on May, 13th 2018

Let me start off by saying I am a huge fan of analytics. I believe that athletic players tend to have a greater chance of success in the NFL. I am also a big fan of college production. A player … read more »

Why Michael Thomas is Currently Overvalued (Fantasy Football)
By Andrew Swanson on May, 5th 2018

There is a common adage in the fantasy football industry that league titles are not won at the draft, but rather by making solid waiver wire moves and trades during the regular season. I find this logic to be correct. … read more »

Scouting Profile: Tight End Ian Thomas
By Mike Tagliere on April, 25th 2018

Ian Thomas, Indiana Height: 6’4″ Weight: 259 pounds 40-yard dash: 4.74 seconds Vertical: 36.0 inches Broad Jump: 9’3″ One of the smaller prospects at tight end, Thomas measured in a 6-foot-3 and a half, which gives him the nudge to … read more »

3 Burning Questions (Fantasy Baseball)
By Max Freeze on April, 25th 2018

It’s April 25th and the MLB season is nearly a month old. Over the last two weeks, I have focused on a few polarizing pitchers followed by hot and cold hitters. This week, I want to do more of a … read more »

Scouting Profile: Tight End Mark Andrews
By Mike Tagliere on April, 24th 2018

Mark Andrews, Oklahoma Height: 6’5″ Weight: 256 pounds 40-yard dash: 4.67 seconds Vertical: 31.0 inches Broad Jump: 9’5″ Playing with Baker Mayfield was likely a treat for the 6-foot-5 tight end who was highlighted by him in the passing-game more … read more »

Scouting Profile: Tight End Hayden Hurst
By Mike Tagliere on April, 23rd 2018

Hayden Hurst, South Carolina Height: 6’4″ Weight: 250 pounds 40-yard dash: 4.67 seconds Vertical: 31.5 inches Broad Jump: 9’2″ A former pitcher for the Pittsburgh Pirates, Hurst is a natural athlete. He’s one of the oldest prospects in the draft, … read more »

Jimmy Graham: Tight End Steal of the Draft in 2018? (Fantasy Football)
By Andrew Swanson on April, 22nd 2018

False narratives and recency bias fuel how people view players and often get in the way of finding value in fantasy drafts. We as fantasy players read snippets of articles or hear opinions from analysts in podcasts and take them … read more »

Scouting Profile: Tight End Mike Gesicki
By Mike Tagliere on April, 20th 2018

Mike Gesicki, Penn State Height: 6’5″ Weight: 247 pounds 40-yard dash: 4.54 seconds Vertical: 41.5 inches Broad Jump: 10’9″ If you’re looking for a physical specimen, look no further than Gesicki. He dominated the Combine, even more than his teammate … read more »

Scouting Profile: Tight End Dallas Goedert
By Mike Tagliere on April, 19th 2018

Dallas Goedert South Dakota State Height: 6’5″ Weight: 256 pounds 40-yard dash: N/A Vertical: 35 inches Broad Jump: 10’1″ Regarded as the top tight end prospect, Goedert is someone who’s expected to be drafted inside the top two rounds. He’s … read more »

Scouting Profile: Quarterback Mason Rudolph
By Mike Tagliere on April, 18th 2018

Mason Rudolph, Oklahoma State Height: 6’5″ Weight: 235 pounds 40-yard dash: 4.90 seconds Hand Size: 9.1 inches The last of the big-six quarterbacks in the draft, Rudolph is expected to be taken in the top two rounds of the NFL … read more »