Fantasy Articles

Week 9 Fantasy Football Injury Updates: Zach Ertz
In Week 9, the fantasy football injury report is just as long as it's been when six teams were not on a bye. The wide receiver/tight end injuries are here and the quarterback/running back/kicker injuries are in their own article.  ...
Sarah Lewis
5 months ago
Week 9 Fantasy Football Injury Updates: Jameis Winston
Despite six teams on a bye in Week 9, the injury report of fantasy-relevant players is back to being long enough to be split into two parts. The quarterbacks, running backs and kicker are below and the wide receivers and tight ends are in a...
Sarah Lewis
5 months ago
DeAndre Hopkins: Flex Rankings Week 9
Week 9 flex rankings for fantasy football are here, and won’t have a few big names listed because of byes. Among the teams on bye are Pittsburgh and New England, which means no Le’Veon Bell, Antonio Brown or Rob Gronkowski this...
Chris Meyers
5 months ago
Fantasy Football 5 Up, 5 Down: Will Fuller
With six teams on a bye this week (again), finding a solid starting lineup can be tough for fantasy owners as we get ready for Week 9. Add in injuries to a number of skill players and deciding who to play where is going to be a challenge. However,...
Sarah Lewis
5 months ago
Start 'em, Sit 'em Week 9: Alvin Kamara
Big-time fantasy names keep dotting the top of the leaderboard for running backs. Ezekiel Elliot (who got another last-minute reprieve from the courts) and LeSean McCoy led the way in scoring in Week 8, while Melvin Gordon and Lamar Miller...
Michael Horvath
5 months ago
Will Fuller: Wide Receiver Rankings Week 9
Week 9 of the fantasy football season is here and it’s the last of the big (read: six teams) bye weeks, which dilutes the wide receiver pool (and rankings) somewhat.   Last week we saw the apparent fantasy demise of both Terrelle...
Chris Meyers
5 months ago
Todd Gurley: Running Back Rankings Week 9
With Le’Veon Bell on a bye this week, the Week 9 fantasy running back rankings look quite different. However, an unexpected development leaves us with a guy in the No. 1 spot we didn’t think would play – Ezekiel Elliott....
Michael Horvath
5 months ago
Blake Bortles
Fantasy owners with their eye on the playoffs received a brutal blow Thursday afternoon when the news broke that Deshaun Watson tore his ACL in practice. The initial reports were just that he hurt his knee, but it wasn't serious. However, that...
Sarah Lewis
5 months ago
DraftKings and FanDuel Best Lineups for Week 9: Jameis Winston
Here are your Week 9 Daily Fantasy Football (DFS) core and value plays, and let’s just hope this week goes (much) better than last week. When it comes to DFS, a bad week (or weeks) is bound to happen, and Week 8 was one of those in which...
Chris Meyers
5 months ago
Deshaun Watson: Quarterback Rankings Week 9
After Deshaun Watson tore his ACL in practice on Thursday, fantasy owners were in a bind. The promising, potential rookie of the year that was leading fantasy teams to the playoffs was now out for the rest of the season. His replacement, Tom...
Sarah Lewis
5 months ago
Start 'em, Sit 'em Week 9: Matt Ryan
Just when fantasy owners (and football fans in general) were starting to enjoy the skills and playmaking ability of Deshaun Watson, Houston’s electric rookie quarterback tears his ACL during practice on Thursday and is now out for the rest of...
Michael Horvath
5 months ago
Start 'em, Sit 'em Week 9: A.J. Green
It was feast or famine once again for wide receivers in fantasy football in Week 8.   Four players notched more than 20 fantasy points, while only 10 other wide receivers were in double digits.   Finding quality matchups...
Michael Horvath
5 months ago
Patrick Peterson/Arizona Cardinals: Defense/Special Teams Rankings Week 8
While Week 6 was filled with defensive touchdowns, Week 7 was more of a reality check for fantasy defense/special teams (DSTs). However, Week 8 was back to DSTs scoring points. The Baltimore Ravens had two defensive touchdowns, and six other...
Sarah Lewis
5 months ago
Harrison Butker: Kicker Rankings Week 9
In Week 8, the kicker with the third-most fantasy points was Mike Nugent, owned in four percent of Yahoo! leagues. Nugent, taking over for Dan Bailey, barely cracks the top 12 this week. However, with six teams on a bye again, he is worth filling...
Sarah Lewis
5 months ago
Jimmy Graham: Tight End Rankings Week 9
With six teams on a bye this week, it can be tricky trying to find the right tight end to start for your fantasy team in Week 9, especially if you own Rob Gronkowski or Kyle Rudolph. Fortunately there are some names out there who should be...
Michael Horvath
5 months ago
Waiver Wire Week 9: Marlon Mack
As fantasy owners deal with six more teams on a bye in Week 9 and the injuries keep piling up, the waiver wire becomes more and more useful. It is near the point of the season where fantasy owners should know what the dead weight on their roster is...
Sarah Lewis
5 months ago
Week 8 Fantasy Football Injury Updates: Emmanuel Sanders
It’s a good news, bad news situation for fantasy owners as it relates to the injury report for Week 8. The good news it it’s short. The bad news is that’s because six teams are on bye, so any injuries make filling out a complete...
Sarah Lewis
5 months ago
Fantasy Football 5 Up, 5 Down: Matt Ryan
Fantasy owners may have a hard time finding players they feel confident in to fill their lineups this week. Plenty of injuries are affecting fantasy owners, plus the additional challenge of having six teams on a bye is tough. Spoiler alert: six...
Sarah Lewis
5 months ago
Last week Ezekiel Elliot showed us why fantasy football owners will miss him for the majority of the remaining fantasy schedule IF he is suspended. He showed his ability to run the football, catch the football and tip-toe down the sidelines....
Michael Horvath
5 months ago
Start 'em, Sit 'em Week 8: Amari Cooper
With six teams (yes, six!) on bye this week that makes figuring out which wide receivers and tight ends to start or sit for your fantasy team(s) even more difficult than usual. This is especially the case considering we are getting into...
Michael Horvath
5 months ago
Start 'em, Sit 'em Week 8: Carson Wentz
It was feast or famine for fantasy quarterbacks in week 7. Big names like Russell Wilson, Derek Car and Dak Prescott produced major fantasy numbers, while Cam Newton and Marcus Mariota were really bad.   We have one injury with Carson Palmer...
Michael Horvath
5 months ago
Carson Wentz: Quarterback Rankings Week 7
After scoring 11 touchdowns in the past three weeks, Carson Wentz has earned the top spot in the fantasy quarterback rankings for Week 8. He faces the San Francisco 49ers, who have given up the second-most fantasy points to opposing...
Sarah Lewis
5 months ago
Geno Atkins: Defense/Special Teams Rankings Week 8
After the crazy, defensive touchdown-filled Week 6 that had fantasy defense/special teams (DSTs) racking points left and right, only two teams scored a defensive touchdown in Week 7 — the Chicago Bears (owned in three percent...
Sarah Lewis
5 months ago
Jake Elliott: Kicker Rankings Week 8
In most leagues, Kai Forbath was the highest-scoring fantasy kicker in Week 7. He is owned in less than eight percent of fantasy leagues, but this isn't saying to pick him up. Rather, picking a kicker each week is tough. Matt Bryant has...
Sarah Lewis
5 months ago
LeSean McCoy: Running Back Rankings Week 8
Once again as it relates to fantasy running back rankings for Week 8, it’s best to stick to things that we know. First things first, Ezekiel Elliott will play in Week 8, so no worries on that front — until next week. However, Marshawn...
Michael Horvath
5 months ago

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