Tags Archives: rookie wide receivers

Overlooked and Underrated Rookie WRs April 4, 2021

With most of the Pro Days behind us and the NFL Draft quickly approaching it seems to be a good time to reveal some rookie WRs that might be flying a bit under the radar at the moment. Should it be because of the hype surrounding WRs at the top of the boa...

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Navigating Your Rookie Draft: Late Round Dart Throws March 19, 2021

Over the past two years, players that have been drafted after the second round of the rookie draft picks have not had a high success rate. For this exercise, we are going to view success as defined as holding a current ADP in Superflex startup drafts insi...

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DFF Way Too Early Mock Draft 1.0: First Round February 23, 2021

Yes, some of us are still nursing Super Bowl hangovers or regretting watching Tom Brady walk out of the organization he called home for the last two decades, but there are three things we love in Fantasy Football: Start-Up Drafting, Trading & Rookie Draft...

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Jalen Reagor Dynasty Profile February 3, 2021

I’ve been doing this series of free dynasty profiles on 2020 rookies. I love the dynasty profile format, as it provides quick-hitting information in a short and digestible form. My previous work in this series is all found in links at the bottom of the ...

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Navigating Your Rookie Draft: 2021 Wide Receivers January 25, 2021

Wide receiver is the position in which analysts have the most different inputs for analyzing prospects. This is because it is by far the hardest position to analyze, whether that be grinding film or navigating through advanced metrics. This is because the...

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Rookie Stock Market: Week 15 December 25, 2020

Congratulations! I hope this applies to a lot of y'all, as I believe my readers are educated and smart fantasy players who have made it to the finals of their leagues. My overall percentage of teams in the playoffs is down compared to normal, but 2020 has...

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Rookie Stock Market: Week 13 December 11, 2020

This marks two weeks in a row that Cam Akers has made it into the risers. That’s a good look, especially for a rookie that had a relatively rocky start to the season. Week 13 brought Akers a season-high in total yardage, touches, and snap %. In addition...

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Rookie Stock Market: Week 11 November 27, 2020

We are only a week or two away from the playoffs depending on your league. We’ve witnessed lots of splash weeks from this rookie class along with plenty of flops. Counting on rookies on a week to week basis is a gamble but can often pay off. I have moni...

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Rookie Stock Market: Week 10 November 20, 2020

Shooters shoot and I’ve taken my fair share, and today I will admit to an airball I took. Giving dynasty advice is essentially just making an educated guess, but we still need to admit when we’re wrong. I still like my process and trust my rookie eval...

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Rookie Stock Market: Week 9 November 13, 2020

The push for the playoffs is upon us. In just a few weeks some of us will be sweating all Monday night to see if we snuck into the playoffs. We may end up counting on a rookie like Brandon Aiyuk or Zack Moss to carry us to victory that Monday night as the...

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Rookie Stock Market: Week 8 November 6, 2020

We did it, fam! We’re officially halfway through the ridiculous 2020 fantasy football season. It has been a crazy one, with plenty of drama and anxiety over rescheduled games and all the other headaches that have come with this football season’s tussl...

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Rookie Stock Market: Week 7 October 30, 2020

Mr. Bryant, my pre-draft TE1, has found himself in a pretty good situation, at least for the next couple of weeks. Before Week 7, Bryant was operating as the Browns' TE2. Although not a flashy title, it still allowed Bryant to see around 50% of the offens...

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Rookie Stock Market: Week 6 October 23, 2020

What is up, party people, and welcome back for the sixth edition of the "Rookie Stock Market". It has been a crazy season thus far. The season has had its ups and downs, and so has this rookie class. Eb and flow are to be expected for rookies, but it has ...

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Rookie Stock Market: Week 5 October 17, 2020

Week 5 of the NFL season has come and gone and we are now almost one-third of the way through the NFL regular season "shocked face". As we approach this milestone in the season we are still learning a lot about the rookies each and every week. Some flash,...

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Sleeper Series: Jalen Reagor August 26, 2020

After writing my redraft team breakdown series, I decided to start a new series as we approach the 2020 fantasy season. Every week, or probably more often than that, I’m going to bring you one fantasy sleeper representing a massive value in 2020 redraft...

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DFF Rookie Round Table, Part 10: Final Thoughts July 13, 2020

We debated the rankings on Jalen Reagor, Henry Ruggs, Tee Higgins, Joe Burrow, Tua Tagovailoa, AJ Dillon, Bryan Edwards, Antonio Gandy-Golden, Zack Moss, and Joshua Kelley. We also touched upon players in their range, and who should be ascending or descen...

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DFF Rookie Round Table, Part 7: Antonio Gandy-Golden July 9, 2020

After recently releasing my rookie rankings, I wanted to open up the floor to constructive criticism.  I also wanted to see where I was not aligned with other DFF analysts. So, we conducted a round table discussion. This discussion is now a 10-part serie...

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DFF Rookie Round Table, Part 6: Bryan Edwards July 8, 2020

We debated the rankings on Jalen Reagor, Henry Ruggs, Tee Higgins, Joe Burrow, Tua Tagovailoa, AJ Dillon, Bryan Edwards, Antonio Gandy-Golden, Zack Moss, and Joshua Kelley. We also touched upon players in their range, and who should be ascending or descen...

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Rookie Redraft Update: The Risers July 7, 2020

Back in March, I did a four-part series on the incoming rookie class. Now, it’s time to go back through my takes and examine how they’ve changed in the past few months. I’ve included my four original articles, and my live post-draft takes as links a...

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Rookie Redraft Update Part 4 July 6, 2020

Back in March, I did a four-part series on the incoming rookie class. Now, it’s time to go back through my takes and examine how they’ve changed in the past few months. I’ve included my four original articles, and my live post-draft takes as links a...

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