Tags Archives: New England Patriots

Rookie Quarterback Mousetrap Revisited July 16, 2021

In 2020, Justin Herbert became the first rookie QB to throw for over 4,000 yards and 25 TDs. He broke the NFL rookie record for TD passes and completions, in fact. As a result, Keenan Allen put together a more impressive season than any WR in our sample. ...

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2021 Buy Low Dynasty Sleepers June 30, 2021

It’s officially start-up season! The buzz of the NFL Draft and free agency has worn off, rookie drafts are wrapping up, and dynasty managers are left chasing that sweet high. We’re all scraping for every bit of info we can from OTAs like we’re searc...

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Fantasy Stock Up, Stock Down: AFC East June 1, 2021

For the next couple of weeks, we are going to project whose fantasy stock is up and whose fantasy stock is down entering the 2021 season. There will be a player whose stock is up and a player whose stock is down from each team. We will be breaking down ea...

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DFF Draft Coverage: Mac Jones to the Patriots April 29, 2021

Mac Jones is a quarterback who will reflect the system he is in, and the Patriots do not have much to work with outside their free-agent tight end additions. He will be drafted higher than the typically QB5 in a Superflex Rookie Draft, however, he does no...

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Patriots: WR Reaction March 17, 2021

Day one of the NFL’s free agency period only had a few big-name offensive skill players find teams. But there was one extremely active team...the New England Patriots. The Patriots made roughly 99% of the signings on Monday and each one came with critic...

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Jonnu Smith Signs With New England March 16, 2021

In college Jonnu Smith broke out as a true freshman for FIU with 388 yards and two TDs, earning a dominator rating of 23.8%. A 710 yard and eight TD sophomore season was Smith’s most productive, as he earned a 42.6% dominator rating. However, injuries s...

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2021 Dynasty Profile: Damien Harris March 13, 2021

Harris found more success in his sophomore season. In ten games, he carried the ball 137 times for 691 yards and 2 TDs. However, with just 7 targets in that span, he failed to make a real impact in the receiving game. During that stretch of ten games--Wee...

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IDP Draft Preview: Gregory Rousseau February 20, 2021

At 6’6” and 265 pounds, the Hurricane defensive lineman has excellent height for a pass rusher. Rousseau has a good base weight but should be able to add even more muscle as he develops in the NFL. His size, explosion, and speed are already above aver...

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2021 NFL Draft Preview: Team Needs Picks 11 – 15 February 4, 2021

This is the third article of the team needs series covering teams picking 11 through 15. Obviously, free-agency acquisitions will make a major difference as to who teams will draft. These predictions and needs will therefore change as we acquire more info...

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Matthew Stafford Reaction January 25, 2021

The 2021 offseason is shaping up to be an interesting one for the quarterback position. Nearly half the teams in the league could potentially be in the market for a new signal-caller, and there are a ton of options. Deshaun Watson, Carson Wentz, and Jalen...

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NFL Team Deep Dive: New England Patriots January 22, 2021

In this series, I'll be taking a deep dive into an NFL team situation as we turn to 2021. We will look at coaching/GM changes, team needs, salary cap/free agents, and overall fantasy outlook for 2021. The next team on the list: The New England Patriots ...

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Week 17 Wrap-Up January 4, 2021

In this article, I want to quickly chat about some things that caught my eye during Sunday’s slate of NFL games. It’s not going to be a comprehensive article, but I think there will be actionable advice in here. It’s like getting an inside view into...

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Week 17 Streamers: Bonus Content December 29, 2020

In this streaming article, I will provide you the best weekly options to stream quarterback, tight end, and D/ST. In each section, I’ll break down two streamers in detail, both of which will be under 50% owned, according to ESPN’s ownership percentage...

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Raiding the IDP Waiver Wire: Week 16 December 22, 2020

This has been by far the most challenging season of sit/start decisions I’ve encountered in my years of fantasy football. Those of you in championship games and toilet bowls alike should take a moment to reflect on a challenging season, pat yourself on ...

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IDP Wrap Up: Week 13 December 11, 2020

The New England Patriots took ownership of the Los Angeles Chargers offense on Sunday in LA. New England's defense shut out Justin Herbert, Keenan Allen, Austin Ekeler, et al. in a game where New England’s DST produced three sacks, a blocked kick, two...

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AFC East: Divisional Nuggets December 9, 2020

Two months ago I got excited about Gesicki being a top ten tight end in fantasy. I also got excited that he was the only tight end in the AFC East that I wanted to talk about. His next four finishes:13.6, 0, 1.3, 6.7. Whoops. Now to the last four games: 6...

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AFC East: Divisional Nuggets November 11, 2020

@DFF_JoeMem back again to check in on all the names you should know for your dynasty leagues from the AFC East. What started as an abysmal division for fantasy has been trending up in recent weeks. Even the Jets have some names to monitor! Let’s fly out...

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Dynasty Sleeper of the Week: Isaiah Zuber November 4, 2020

We are on to Week 9, and for most dynasty teams, at this point in the season, we are either in contender or pretender mode. Once again I will try to bring you names off the beaten path that you can keep an eye on throughout the rest of the season or add t...

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AFC East: Divisional Nuggets October 14, 2020

The Bills look like they have a solid fantasy core for the foreseeable future with Josh Allen, Stefon Diggs, and Zack Moss and Devin Singletary in the backfield. Despite the backfield being split, the Bills are “The Good” in my eyes due to their poten...

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Damien Harris: 2020 Dynasty Profile October 9, 2020

The Patriots selected Harris with the 87th overall pick in the third round of the 2019 NFL Draft. They had a relatively crowded backfield at the time, consisting of 2019 first-round pick Sony Michel, pass-catcher James White, and veteran Rex Burkhead. Giv...

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