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Sam Ryner

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In sum: Husband. Father. Raiders. A’s. Warriors. Raiders again.


Articles From Sam
Predicting Fantasy Performance After Big Contract Signings (2022 Fantasy Football) photo
Several of the NFL's best players sign record-breaking contracts each offseason that reward the game's elite with generational wealth. But what do big contracts ...
by Sam Ryner in Fantasy18 hrs ago
Predicting Fantasy Performance in Contract Seasons (2022 Fantasy Football) photo
Between websites, apps, podcasts, TV shows, and streaming platforms, there is more easily available fantasy content than there has ever been before. With fantasy ...
by Sam Ryner in Fantasy1 wk ago
Tier-Based Draft Strategy (2022 Fantasy Football) photo
Imagine you have a superpower that allows you to know how players will perform for fantasy in the future. It's draft day, you're on ...
by Sam Ryner in Fantasy3 wks ago
Positional Disparity & The Impact on Fantasy Football Strategy (2022) photo
Fantasy football drafts probably don't make much sense to non-fantasy football-playing NFL fans. In real-life football, RBs are the least valued skill position. They ...
by Sam Ryner in Fantasy4 wks ago
Rookies to Avoid in Dynasty Drafts (2022 Fantasy Football) photo
With the 2022 NFL Draft in the rearview mirror, it's officially dynasty startup and rookie draft season. Each year the incoming rookie class offers ...
by Sam Ryner in FantasyMon, May 2
How NFL Draft Position Helps Predict Future Fantasy Performance: Quarterbacks photo
With the 2022 NFL Draft fast approaching, fantasy football fans anxiously await to see who will draft this year's crop of rookie quarterbacks. In ...
by Sam Ryner in FantasyTue, Apr 26
Rookie Wide Receivers Most Likely to Become WR1s (2022 Fantasy Football) photo
It's become more and more frequent that rookies have entered the NFL only to take the league by storm. That has certainly been true ...
by Sam Ryner in FantasyMon, Apr 25
Identifying the Next WR1s (2022 Fantasy Football) photo
The most common denominator among fantasy football championship teams is that they have players drafted in the mid to late rounds who significantly outproduce ...
by Sam Ryner in FantasyMon, Apr 25
Latest News From Sam
Noah Fant had ‘most spectacular’ minicamp with Seahawks photo
Seattle Seahawks HC Pete Carroll said that newly acquired TE Noah Fant had the “most spectacular camp of anybody” following the team’s mandatory June minicamp, reports ESPN’s Brady Henderson.
Lamar Jackson added “upwards of 15 pounds” of muscle mass in offseason photo
Baltimore Ravens star QB Lamar Jackson reportedly showed up to the team's mandatory June minicamp weighing 220 pounds after gaining upwards of 15 pounds of muscle mass in the offseason.
CBS Sports2 days ago
Justin Field’s offseason growth impresses Bears photo
According to an ESPN article by Courtney Cronin that cites multiple current Chicago Bears players, Bears QB Justin Fields has impressed during the team's offseason program and has grown significantly as a leader entering his second NFL season.
ESPN2 days ago
Terrace Marshall makes “massive leap” ahead of second season with Panthers  photo
According to Carolina Panthers star RB Christian McCaffrey, WR Terrace Marshall has made “a massive leap” in improvement in his second offseason after injuries hindered his development as a rookie.
ESPN2 days ago
Deebo Samuel has not rescinded trade request photo
According to ESPN’s Jeremy Fowler, San Francisco 49ers’ WR Deebo Samuel has not rescinded his trade request from earlier this offseason.
ESPN3 days ago
Jimmy Garoppolo recovery ‘on schedule’, expected to begin throwing soon photo
According to ESPN’s Jeremy Fowler, San Francisco 49ers QB Jimmy Garoppolo’s recovery from offseason shoulder surgery is on schedule and he is expected to begin throwing within a few weeks.
ESPN4 days ago
Dalton Schultz and Cowboys “far apart” on contract extension photo
According to Michael Gehlken of the Dallas Morning News, the Dallas Cowboys and TE Dalton Schultz “currently stand far apart” in regards to a contract extension. Gehlken writes that “talks would need to take on a new life to culminate in a contract.”
Yahoo Sports5 days ago
Justin Jefferson excited Vikings “not a run-first offense anymore” photo
While speaking with NFL Network’s Patrick Clayborn, Minnesota Vikings WR Justin Jefferson said “Our offensive style, it’s not a run first offense anymore. Just us being able to put different people in different positions and distribute the ball, really. I’m so excited in this offense.”
NFL.com6 days ago
Curtis Samuel has impressed Commanders’ QB Carson Wentz  photo
While speaking with the media, Washington Commanders QB Carson Wentz had high praise for WR Curtis Samuel, saying “He’s explosive. When you see the ball in his hands and how quickly he’s making a guy miss or he’s getting down the field, it’s impressive. It’s been fun to build that chemistry and see what he does well.”
CBS Sports 6 days ago
Kenny Pickett signs rookie contract with Steelers photo
NFL Network’s Tom Pelissero reported Thursday that the Pittsburgh Steelers and QB Kenny Pickett have agreed to terms on his rookie contract.