Fantasy Articles

Aaron Rodgers
With just Cleveland and Tennessee on bye in Week 13, fantasy owners shouldn’t have to dig too deep into their rosters to put together a starting lineup. However, this is still a pivotal week, as for most leagues it’s the last one before...
Sarah Lewis
11 months ago
Colin Kaepernick
There’s no Marcus Mariota for Week 13, but fantasy owners will hopefully get Andrew Luck back and others like Aaron Rodgers and Derek Carr are no worse for the wear after getting banged up in Week 12. But aside from those studs, which...
Michael Horvath
11 months ago
Jay Ajayi
Week 13 is the last of the bye weeks and means those fantasy owners who have DeMarco Murray or Isaiah Crowell will have to look elsewhere to fill out their running back slots. So who should you trust to carry the load for your fantasy team this...
Michael Horvath
11 months ago
Allen Robinson
For most fantasy leagues, Week 13 is the last week of the regular season, meaning for some it could all come down to this weekend. So with even more pressure on those key start/sit decisions, let’s set the table for Week 13 by seeing how...
Michael Horvath
11 months ago
Tyler Eifert
Remember when it was a forgone conclusion that Rob Gronkowski was going to be the No. 1-ranked fantasy tight end every week and the debate would be who was next? Well the battle for the top spot is on with the news on Thursday that Gronk has a...
Michael Horvath
11 months ago
Marquess Wilson
Week 13 of the fantasy football season is the last involving byes (Cleveland, Tennessee), but there are still plenty of options to put together quality lineups for daily contests. In particular, this week appears to have many value plays...
Chris Meyers
11 months ago
Brandin Cooks
Wide receiver remains one of the strongest positions in fantasy football this season, especially at the top of the rankings. For Week 13 that means once again you will find Antonio Brown, Odell Beckham Jr., Julio Jones and Mike Evans leading the...
Chris Meyers
11 months ago
Jay Ajayi
Flex rankings for Week 13, which may be the most critical week for many fantasy owners, are slightly important. Who am I kidding? I am nervous making these as I write this and will definitely be making changes to these leading up to game time on...
Chris Meyers
11 months ago
LeSean McCoy
Another week and once again Le’Veon Bell, David Johnson and Ezekiel Elliot are fighting it out to see who will be the No. 1-ranked fantasy running back for Week 13. Between matchups and bodies of work, you can’t go wrong if you are...
Michael Horvath
11 months ago
Depending on league scoring, the Los Angeles Rams have allowed the most fantasy points to opposing defense/special teams this season. The Rams will be in Foxborough on Sunday to take on New England. And while the Patriots DST has had some solid and...
Sarah Lewis
11 months ago
Justin Tucker
It was a tough call for Week 13 for the top-ranked fantasy kicker. Matt Bryant, who has held the No. 1 spot for weeks and is on a high-powered offense, is always at the top of the list.   Meanwhile, Justin Tucker is the only kicker in the...
Sarah Lewis
11 months ago
Drew Brees
It’s “Dome Sweet Dome” for Drew Brees in Week 13, which is the main reason he leads the fantasy quarterback rankings. Brees' numbers are significantly better when he’s playing in the Mercedes-Benz Superdome compared to...
Sarah Lewis
11 months ago
Marquess Wilson
As the bye weeks come to an end with only the Cleveland Browns and Tennessee Titans off in Week 13, the waiver wire may not be a flush for fantasy owners as it has been. By this point, many have already clinched a playoff spot and done so with...
Sarah Lewis
11 months ago
Tom Brady
Even with three games on Thanksgiving to start Week 12, there are still plenty of players fantasy owners need to pay attention to on the injury report. While some of the big names should be fine to play, some owners are going to have to make some...
Sarah Lewis
12 months ago
Travis Benjamin
There have already been three games played in Week 12 and the wide receiver injury report is still pretty lengthy, but it’s also something fantasy owners have probably gotten used to by now. A.J. Green, Jeremy Maclin and Robert Woods have...
Sarah Lewis
12 months ago
Julian Edelman
For Week 12, the biggest injury-related news as it relates to the wide receiver position and fantasy is already known – A.J. Green will not play. Green, Jeremy Maclin and Robert Woods have already been ruled out. But there are about a dozen...
Sarah Lewis
12 months ago
LeSean McCoy
The fantasy running back injury report for the remainder of the Week 12 games isn’t that lengthy, but still worth paying attention to. Philadelphia’s Ryan Mathews (knee) has already been ruled out for the Monday night game against Green...
Sarah Lewis
12 months ago
Thomas Rawls
Hopefully your fantasy teams got off to a good start for Week 12 with the Thanksgiving Day games, but if not, there’s still time and plenty of games to go.   This is the first week since Week 3 where all 32 teams are in action, which...
Michael Horvath
12 months ago
Donte Moncrief
With three games on Thanksgiving, fantasy owners may have to make some lineup decisions before stuffing themselves with food (and then football). The biggest injury question regarding the Turkey Day festivities has already been answered: Andrew...
Sarah Lewis
12 months ago
Matthew Stafford
Is there a better sports tradition out there than the three NFL games we are lucky enough to enjoy every Thanksgiving?   And with the fight for the fantasy playoffs coming down to the wire, we have some ever-so-tasty matchups.   When...
Michael Horvath
1 year ago
Greg Ward Jr.
While Week 13 is rivalry week in college football, it’s also championship week in college fantasy football, meaning all around the stakes are as high as can be. Luckily, AthlonSports.com is here to help you make those tough decisions and...
Mike Bainbridge
1 year ago
Marquise Goodwin
It’s Week 12 and one thing daily fantasy football players can be thankful for is there are no teams on bye. That means a full slate of action, starting with the three Thanksgiving Day games. Injuries really reared their ugly head last week...
Chris Meyers
1 year ago
Matt Bryant
Through 10 games, the kicker with the most fantasy points (depending on league scoring) is Matt Bryant. He was on bye last week, so he wasn’t a part of an injury-marred Week 11 that also saw kickers missing at a record rate – there were...
Sarah Lewis
1 year ago
Ndamukong Suh
It may be a gamble, but the Miami defense/special teams is the No. 1-ranked fantasy DST for Week 12. Last week, the Dolphins were a popular streaming option against Los Angeles and although they didn’t rack up the fantasy points, they did a...
Sarah Lewis
1 year ago
Tom Brady
No teams are on bye in Week 12, but one significant injury and matchups have a big impact on the fantasy quarterback rankings. Four of the top five are playing on the road, which is always tough. Ben Roethlisberger, in particular, has vastly...
Sarah Lewis
1 year ago

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