Tags Archives: Running Back

Art of Arbitrage: Part 2 April 5, 2022

Dynasty fantasy football has often been compared to the stock market. While there are some flaws in this analogy, many of the general principles are the same. We want to “buy low” and “sell high.” We want to diversify our portfolio across multiple...

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Fantasy Stock Up, Stock Down: New York Giants April 4, 2022

Welcome back to the “Fantasy Stock Up, Stock Down” series (offseason edition). The big free agency splash moments are all but over at this point, and the NFL Draft is approaching quickly. We, as dynasty managers, need to be evaluating these offseason ...

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Fantasy Stock Up, Stock Down: Cincinnati Bengals January 29, 2022

Welcome back to the “Fantasy Stock Up, Stock Down” series (offseason edition). I know that we have four teams still fighting for a Super Bowl (including the Bengals!), but as a dynasty manager, you need to start preparing for the next fantasy season r...

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Fantasy Stock Up, Stock Down: Chicago Bears January 17, 2022

Welcome back to the “Fantasy Stock Up, Stock Down” series (off-season edition). Yes, there are still games to be played, but as a Dynasty manager, it’s never too early to start preparing for the next fantasy season. We don’t know what final roster...

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One Week Ahead: Part 8 November 3, 2021

After the Atlanta Falcons drafted Kyle Pitts, fellow tight end Hayden Hurst became the forgotten man among the fantasy community. While he hasn’t made too much of an impact, he is still seeing some work in the passing game. Coming off a week eight where...

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Adrian Peterson Signed by the Titans: Rapid Reaction November 2, 2021

The Titans are leading their division with a 6-2 record and look to continue their pace despite losing their best player. It’s hard to see them doing that with Adrian Peterson. It’s safe to say that the Titans have been successful because of Derrick H...

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One Week Ahead: Part 5 October 13, 2021

This is the fifth installment of the weekly series, One Week Ahead. We will use our fantasy football crystal ball to look ahead to future weeks and try to predict players who will emerge with fantasy relevance. We will try to get a leg up on our opponents...

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Week 6 Waiver Wire Grind October 13, 2021

We’ve hit on some running backs on the waiver wire whose production has helped boost their value since we picked them up. If you haven’t been keeping up with the series we’ve been hitting on players like Elijah Mitchell, Kenneth Gainwell, Brandon Bo...

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Week 5 Waiver Wire Grind October 6, 2021

Last week we covered some running backs you should be targeting with a healthy shot at opportunity, which is all we're looking for on the waiver wire. This week we're doing the same thing but there are some new running backs we should be looking at acquir...

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Redraft Waiver Wire Grind: Week 4 September 29, 2021

We're officially going into Week 4 which means that the waiver wire is looking like the middle of the desert; just not much there. But that doesn’t mean I stopped searching for the next productive piece you can find on the waiver wire. This week we will...

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Pro Day Round-Up March 12, 2021

Today is March 11, 2021, this is important because we are less than a week away from Free Agency. On March 17th we will likely find out where players such as JuJu Smith-Schuster, Kenny Golladay, Aaron Jones, Will Fuller, Curtis Samuel, Corey Davis, Todd G...

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Rookie Stock Market: Week 12 December 7, 2020

Your boy is back once again with the 12th week straight of the Rookie Stock Market. I’ve enjoyed digging into the details and giving my weekly spin on them. In most formats, Week 13 is the last regular-season matchup and a pivotal week for lots of teams...

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NFL Player Props: Week 11 November 21, 2020

What a fun story, I almost have to latch on! Following the injury to Drew Brees, Taysom Hill was named the starting quarterback for the Saints' Week 11 game against the Falcons. Even before Hill was named the starting quarterback, he was garnering signifi...

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The Redraft Wire: Week 9 November 10, 2020

This weekly article is focused on identifying players who are owned in less than 40% of redraft leagues. These players are going to help your team win this week and every week to come! We are looking for guys you should be able to plug into your starting ...

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Bell to the Chiefs: Rapid Reaction October 16, 2020

On Tuesday, the Jets finally decided to part ways with star running back Le’Veon Bell. After trying and failing to find a trade partner, they released him. As Bell was a vested veteran, he was not subject to waivers, allowing him to sign with any NFL te...

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Rookie Stock Market: Week 4 October 9, 2020

With four weeks of NFL action behind us, we are now really starting to get a good idea about who’s the real deal. Joe Burrow looks like the QB we hoped he would be, and Justin Jefferson is looking like a great asset. However, there are still plenty of r...

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Myles Gaskin: 2020 Dynasty Profile September 28, 2020

The Dolphins drafted Gaskin in the seventh round of the 2019 NFL Draft. However, Gaskin never managed to see much playing time throughout the early part of the 2019 season. Kalen Ballage and Kenyan Drake opened the season as the Dolphins’ two primary ru...

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Saquon Barkley: Season-Ending ACL Injury Impact September 23, 2020

Losing Barkley leaves the Giants with Dion Lewis, Wayne Gallman, and Elijah Penny in their running back room. They do not have a running back on their 10-man practice squad so as expected they filled the roster spot with the veteran back Devonta Freeman. ...

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The Chosen One Falls September 23, 2020

A devastating week in the NFL as many teams, real and fantasy, saw their top stars go down. The clear-cut number one overall pick in both dynasty and redraft leagues, Christian McCaffrey was no exception. McCaffrey left fantasy teams a parting gift, one m...

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