Jody Smith

Jody Smith

NFL Correspondent

Bio

2012 Most Accurate Expert here at FantasyPros. Member of the Pro Football Writer's of America who covers the Texans for USAToday's Texans Wire. I also contribute to GridironExperts, Fanball, and FantasySharks. Past work includes Pro Football Focus and had articles featured on NFL.com, Yahoo and many other sites and magazines. I live in Houston and also host a podcast.


Articles From Jody
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2018 NFL Draft Needs by Team: NFC North photo
We're now rapidly approaching the long-awaited arrival of the 2018 NFL Draft, and the daily rumor mill is in midseason form. It can be hard to ...
by Jody Smith in Fantasy2 days ago
2018 NFL Draft Needs by Team: AFC West photo
April truly is one of the best times of the year for sports fans. Baseball is back, The Masters takes place, the NBA postseason ...
by Jody Smith in Fantasy6 days ago
2018 NFL Draft Needs by Team: AFC North photo
Spend any amount of time in the fantasy football community or just absorbing daily NFL news and you'll know that the entire focus for ...
by Jody Smith in Fantasy1 wk ago
2018 NFL Draft Needs by Team: AFC East photo
Now that the calendar shows April and most of the key NFL free agents have signed on with new teams, it's time for football ...
by Jody Smith in Fantasy2 wks ago
NFL Combine Predictions (Fantasy Football) photo
The annual NFL Scouting Combine has become a must-see event for football fans and the 2018 edition is no exception. In terms of overall ...
by Jody Smith in FantasyFri, Mar 2
Under the Radar Draft Targets: TE (Fantasy Football) photo
Tight ends are often the forgotten position at the NFL Scouting Combine. As the fantasy football community focuses on the next wave of franchise ...
by Jody Smith in FantasyFri, Mar 2
NFL Combine Storylines to Watch (Fantasy Football) photo
The popularity of fantasy football and dynasty leagues has grown so much that there is no real offseason anymore. The NFL Combine, largely ignored ...
by Jody Smith in FantasyThu, Mar 1
Under the Radar Draft Targets: WR (Fantasy Football) photo
Another NFL season has concluded but there is still plenty of work to be done to get ready for the next year of football. ...
by Jody Smith in FantasyWed, Feb 21
Latest News From Jody
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Austin Davis re-signs with Seattle photo
The Seattle Seahawks have re-signed veteran QB Austin Davis to compete for the backup spot behind Russell Wilson. Davis played three games for the Seahawks last season but did not attempt a pass.
Mark Sanchez suspended four games photo
The NFL announced that veteran free agent quarterback Mark Sanchez has been suspended for four games for violating the league's performance-enhancing drug policy.
Matt Lengel claimed off waivers by Texans  photo
The Houston Texans have claimed third-year veteran tight end Matt Lengel off of waivers from the Cleveland Browns.
Sebastian Janikowski joins Seahawks photo
The Seattle Seahawks have signed 40-year-old veteran placekicker Sebastian Janikowski to a one-year deal. Janikowski is known for his accuracy from long distance and for booming a high percentage of his kickoffs for touchbacks.
Stephen Morris signs with Seahawks  photo
Former undrafted free agent quarterback Stephen Morris has joined the Seattle Seahawks as Russell Wilson's backup.
Ty Montgomery working hard to stay healthy photo
After missing eight games last season, Green Bay Packers running back Ty Montgomery has been at the team's facilities to work out and prepare "every day." According to Rob Demovsky's article, Packers' coach Mike McCarthy said that Montgomery "looks great," and appears "bigger, stronger" as he prepares to enter his second camp as a running back.
ESPN 7 days ago
Michael Campanaro signs 1-year deal with Titans photo
The Tennessee Titans have agreed to a 1-year deal with former Baltimore Ravens WR/PR Michael Campanaro. A 2014 seventh-rounder out of Wake Forest, Campanaro played in just 24 games for the Ravens, totaling 31 receptions in four seasons.
C.J. Anderson nearly traded to Dolphins photo
According to Denver's ABC affiliate, the Miami Dolphins vetoed a trade that would have sent RB C.J. Anderson to Miami in exchange for RT Ja'Wuan James. Anderson, who is scheduled to make $4.5 million in 2018 with no dead cap hit, has been rumored to be available and appears unlikely to be back with the Broncos next season.
Tim Wright joins Chiefs  photo
28-year-old veteran Tim Wright signed a deal to join the Kansas City Chiefs. Wright, who sat out the 2017 season, will battle for a reserve spot behind Travis Kelce.
Joe Webb signs one-year deal with Houston Texans  photo
The Houston Texans signed backup quarterback/wide receiver Joe Webb to a one-year, $1.015 million dollar deal. Webb adds some depth behind Deshaun Watson and Brandon Weeden but also has the ability to rush the ball, play wideout and play on special teams.
Matt Cassel joins Detroit Lions photo
Soon to be 36-year-old veteran signal caller Matt Cassel has agreed to join the Detroit Lions and will compete with 2016 sixth-rounder Jake Rudock for backup duties behind Matthew Stafford. The Lions will be the sixth team that Cassel has suited up for as he enters his 14th NFL season.
2 wks ago
Troy Niklas signs one-year deal with Patriots  photo
The New England Patriots signed in-line blocking tight end Troy Niklas to a one-year deal Niklas will compete with Dwayne Allen, Will Tye, and Jacob Hollister for playing time behind Rob Gronkowski.