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Joe Mixon

Joe Mixon

RB - Houston Texans

Height: 6' 1"Weight: 228 lbsAge: 27College: OklahomaDrafted: 2017 #48 (2nd Rd. by CIN)

2024 Outlook

Strength of Schedule
RB Rank: 21st
Draft Rank (ECR) #44
Best / Worst #17 / #66
ADP #51

Roster %

 
Yahoo
99%
 
ESPN
99%
 
FanDuel
 
DraftKings
Recent Articles
Zero RB Draft Strategy: Does it Work? (2024 Fantasy Football) photo

Zero RB. The name alone sparks a division between fantasy managers on whether it’s a viable strategy. It’s a term coined by Shawn Siegele in 2013 thanks to this article, which stands as one of the best articles ever written … read more »

Image of Kevin Tompkins by Kevin Tompkins in FantasyJun 21, 2024
Fantasy Football Target Analysis: AFC (2024) photo

With startups in full swing and fantasy football drafts around the corner, we must target the correct players that elevate our teams to champions. We elevate our fantasy football team by conducting the proper research during the offseason. Today, we … read more »

Image of Joe Pepe by Joe Pepe in FantasyJun 21, 2024
29 Fantasy Football Breakout Candidates (2024) photo

As the 2024 fantasy football season approaches, identifying breakout candidates is crucial for gaining a competitive edge. Our FeaturedPros have analyzed the landscape to pinpoint emerging stars at running back, wide receiver, tight end, and quarterback positions. From under-the-radar gems … read more »

Image of FantasyPros Staff by FantasyPros Staff in FantasyJun 20, 2024
6 Late-Round Fantasy Football Draft Picks to Avoid (2024) photo

Every round of fantasy football drafts will contain mines detrimental to long-term success. These “busts” can be particularly frustrating due to injury or unforeseen off-field issues. The unfortunate reality is these situations cannot be avoided and will occur to all … read more »

Image of FantasyPros Staff by FantasyPros Staff in FantasyJun 20, 2024
Fantasy Football Draft Picks to Avoid in Each Round (2024) photo

Every round of fantasy football drafts will contain mines detrimental to long-term success. These “busts” can be particularly frustrating due to injury or unforeseen off-field issues. The unfortunate reality is these situations cannot be avoided and will occur to all … read more »

Fantasy Football Draft Picks to Avoid in Each Round (2024) by Nino Lombardi in Fantasy3 days ago
Fantasy Football Strength of Schedule: Tight Ends (2024) photo

Strength of schedule (SOS) is a differentiator when choosing between players. A great SOS can help elevate your roster to victories while picking a player in a bad situation can sink you every week. Today, we continue our SOS series … read more »

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Tight Ends Busts: David Njoku, Dallas Goedert, Dalton Schultz (2024 Fantasy Football) photo

Using FantasyPros ADP data, I’ve found three tight ends who are low-end TE1s that I’d recommend avoiding and using a seventh or eighth-round draft pick on. Let’s check out a few potential fantasy football tight end busts to avoid drafting. … read more »

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6 Fantasy Football Draft Values: MFL Leagues (2024) photo

While the 2024 NFL regular season is still months away, now is the time to start preparing for redraft leagues. Many factors go into fantasy players winning their redraft league every year. However, the top factor is drafting players at … read more »

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Dynasty Trade Advice: Joe Burrow, Christian McCaffrey, Joe Mixon (2024 Fantasy Football) photo

It’s the time of year when dynasty managers are looking for a spark on their rosters. Given their current costs combined with their expected production, these are players I’m looking to trade for. It’s tough to predict the future, but … read more »

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Tight Ends To Avoid (2024 Fantasy Football) photo

The tight end position in fantasy football tends to be one of those positions where if you don’t get a top guy, you’re better off simply punting on the position and figuring out a committee of players or streaming the … read more »

Tight Ends To Avoid (2024 Fantasy Football) by in Fantasy1 wk ago
Running Backs to Avoid (2024 Fantasy Football) photo

Writing about players to avoid/potential busts is one of my favorite annual topics in fantasy football. It’s far too easy to fall in love with every player, but realistically, you can’t afford to have equal exposure to every player, especially … read more »

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5 Players Expected to See Fewer Targets (2024 Fantasy Football) photo

Every NFL season, there are changes across all 32 teams – free agent signings, new draft picks, cuts and more. Now, as we move through organized team activities (OTAs) and with the preseason nearly here, we have a clearer picture … read more »

5 Players Expected to See Fewer Targets (2024 Fantasy Football) by in Fantasy1 wk ago
Fantasy Football Strength of Schedule: Wide Receivers (2024) photo

Fantasy Football strength of schedule (SOS) is a crucial piece to the pie when it comes to your research for fantasy football. SOS can help you determine two players within the same tier or if you should fade an entire … read more »

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10 Dynasty Players to Buy (2024 Fantasy Football) photo

It’s the time of year when dynasty managers are looking for a spark on their rosters. Given their current costs combined with their expected production, these are players I’m looking to trade for. It’s tough to predict the future, but … read more »

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Fantasy Football Strength of Schedule: Running Back (2024) photo

It’s the offseason, and with the offseason comes a plethora of research to help us win our fantasy football championships. There are multiple avenues that we need to research and consume. However, one piece of the pie is the fantasy … read more »

Image of Joe Pepe by Joe Pepe in Fantasy2 wks ago
Overvalued Players: Sam LaPorta, Josh Jacobs, Rachaad White (Fantasy Football) photo

Here are a few players whose early prices in drafts may raise an eyebrow for fantasy drafters. Check out overvalued fantasy football players to avoid in upcoming drafts. 2024 Fantasy Football Draft Kit 2024 Dynasty Fantasy Football Draft Kit 2024 … read more »

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Fantasy Football Draft Targets: Jaleel McLaughlin, Eric Gray, Tyjae Spears, Chase Brown photo

Second-year running backs like Bijan Robinson and Jahmyr Gibbs have vaulted to first-round picks in 2024, and De’Von Achane is the RB12 in FantasyPros’ expert consensus rankings (ECR). But let’s look at some other fantasy football draft targets at running … read more »

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Fantasy Football Mock Draft: Joe Mixon, Devin Singletary, Joshua Palmer (2024) photo

Rookie drafts are all the rage right now, but why not immerse ourselves in a good old-fashioned PPR redraft fantasy football mock draft romp? After all, we can take rookies there, too, right? For this fantasy football mock draft exercise, … read more »

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17 Fantasy Football Sleepers: Wide Receivers & Running Backs (2024) photo

When it comes to fantasy football, sleepers is a loaded term that is sure to generate plenty of discourse. Everyone has their own definition of what is considered a sleeper, so there’s no winning that argument. For our purposes, sleepers … read more »

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5 Dynasty Draft Values: Running Backs (2024 Fantasy Football) photo

Startups. Startups. Startups. It is dynasty startup SZN! I know we all return to redraft in the summer months and the best ball streets are all blazing, but this is also the time for dynasty startups. Before you enter another … read more »

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Must-Have RBs: Kendre Miller, Chase Brown, Isiah Pacheco (Fantasy Football) photo

Running backs and wide receivers are arguably the most important positions to focus on when building a winning fantasy football roster. With that in mind, we asked some of our featured experts to look at some of the must-have RBs … read more »

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Dynasty Trade Advice: 8 Players on New Teams to Buy or Sell (2024 Fantasy Football) photo

With another exciting offseason of trades and new arrivals, the 2024 NFL season is shaping up to be as unpredictable and intriguing as ever. As dynasty league managers, these player movements offer both opportunities and risks. To help you navigate … read more »

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3 Overvalued Players (2024 Fantasy Football) photo

We still have a few months until the beginning of the 2024 NFL season, but it’s never too late to take a look at players’ Average Draft Position (ADP). Some players are definitely targets at their ADP, while some give … read more »

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