Author Archives: Shane Manila

FSWA member, Writer, editor, COO, hypeman for DFF. Proud father of two stunningly handsome boys(they look like me). Fantasy football addict and dynasty degenerate now in 29 dyno leagues. I love talking about dynasty, writing about dynasty, listening to dynasty podcasts, being on dynasty podcasts, dreaming about dynasty, scheming about dynasty leagues................

Mike Wallace to the Eagles March 26, 2018

The addition of  to the Eagles roster is an interesting signing. This move has an undeniable impact on the short-term value of the Eagles other wide receivers. Mike Wallace vs. Torrey Smith Wallace and Smith are both speed mavens who are both primarily ...

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Case Keenum and Denver: A Marriage of Convenience? March 14, 2018

One of the many breaking free agency news bytes on Tuesday was the Denver Broncos deciding to sign  after it was apparent Kirk Cousins had no intentions of moving West. A brief perusing of Broncos’ Twitter shows mixed feelings (at best) about the...

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Royce Freeman: Late 1st Rookie Steal March 10, 2018

Royce Freeman is getting no love this draft season. In DFFs February mock drafts (start 1 QB mocks) Freeman checks in as the 19th player off the board. Even before an excellent combine, I’m shocked that fantasy owners could honestly say there are 18...

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Rosters to Target for Instant Fantasy Impact: AFC West March 5, 2018

AFC West Denver Broncos Position looking for instant impact: Tight End Why this Roster? Though the Broncos just added  to the roster in last year’s NFL draft, not much capital was expended to select him in the 5th round. Coming out of college, Bu...

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Rosters to Target for Instant Fantasy Impact: AFC East February 19, 2018

During the free agency period and rookie draft season you’ll see many write-ups about how a player ended up in the perfect “Landing Spot.” Even if you’re an advocate of talent over landing spot, you have to admit that landing plays a role in a pla...

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Rosters to Target for Instant Fantasy Impact: AFC North February 12, 2018

During the free agency period and rookie draft season you’ll see many write-ups about how a player ended up in the perfect “Landing Spot.” Even if you’re an advocate of talent over landing spot, you have to admit that landing plays a role in a pla...

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Rosters to Target for Instant Fantasy Impact: AFC South February 9, 2018

During the free agency period and rookie draft season, you’ll see many write-ups about how a player ended up in the perfect “Landing Spot.” Even if you’re an advocate of talent over landing spot, you have to admit that landing plays a role in a pl...

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Shining Bright in New Scenery January 31, 2018

Just like Motley Crue, I consider myself a dreamer. I often think about the best and worst-case scenarios. The latest topic occupying my thoughts is where some of this year’s free-agents could land and how changes to current rosters could affect th...

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Predicting Top 24 WR Repeats: Hit and Misses Part II January 27, 2018

In part 1 of this two-part article, I looked at the players I predicted would not repeat as top 24 wide receivers in 2017. That does not even begin to tell the full story of 2017 though. Coming into the 2017 season, I summed up my thoughts below: “As J...

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2nd Round: 2018 Rookie Mock Draft 2.0 (Superflex) January 27, 2018

All Players Have Declared If you happened to miss round 1 you can find it here. Round 2 2.01 (@DFFMemphis) Christian Kirk, Texas A&M, WR Christian Kirk is not going to win the eyeball test in the upcoming wide receiver class of 2018. He stands at a re...

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1st Round: 2018 Rookie Mock Draft 2.0 (Superflex) January 26, 2018

All Players Have Declared Round 1 1.01 (@DFFMemphis) Saquon Barkley, Penn State University Barkley is everything an NFL team wants in a running back. He has the size at 5’11” and 229 pounds, but also has blistering speed for a player that size. He was...

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Predicting Top 24 WR repeats: Hits and Misses Part 1 January 15, 2018

Way back in August I attempted to predict which wide receivers who finished in the Top 24 in overall scoring in 2016 would not be able to reproduce that feat in 2017. At the time I stated the following: “As Jacob Rickrode (@ClutchFantasy) has shown...

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Dynasty Trading Post: You Got What I Need January 4, 2018

One of the best things about making trades is you gain a reputation for making trades. This can sometimes lead to unsolicited offers that can turn into trades you didn’t even realize you needed to make. The Trade: Jameis Winston and DeMarco Murray f...

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Dynasty Trading Post: Goodbye OBJ January 2, 2018

With the end of the fantasy playoffs, your full attention should be on improving your rosters for 2018. Trading is the quickest way to rebuild or tear down a roster. I’ll be sharing some of my higher profile trades with you during this off-season so...

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Post Hype Buys: Tarik Cohen December 23, 2017

  I made an amazing discovery while using the RotoViz Game Splits App. It appears that when  usage increases so does his productivity. Wow, mind blown! In games where Cohen had 5 or more receptions, he scored 13.3 fantasy points per game. In games...

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Injury Impact: Carson Wentz December 11, 2017

Every Eagles fan and many fantasy owners worst nightmares were confirmed today. With Wentz lost for the year we need to examine the impact this will have on the other fantasy assets on the Philadelphia Eagles roster. Nick Foles Taking a look at Foles̵...

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Two Round Rookie Mock Draft December 11, 2017

Regardless of if you’ve made the playoffs or not your mind has started to wander just a bit to upcoming rookie drafts hasn’t it? Don’t be ashamed we play dynasty, its what we do. I rounded up 11 of the best and brightest from DFF to knoc...

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Alshon Nesting December 4, 2017

Now that Alshon Jeffery is off the 2018 free agency market after signing a 4 year $52 million contract to remain an Eagle through 2021, let’s examine what this means for Jeffery and the rest of the Philadelphia Eagles receivers. All stats are throug...

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