Tags Archives: tight ends

A Look Back: Tight End Avoids April 27, 2020

To continue my “A Look Back” series, I wanted to go back even further than the 2019 regular season and reference some of my pre-draft content. In the summer of 2019, I did a two-part article, looking at tight end targets and avoids for 2019. I already...

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Dallas and Their Stars March 29, 2020

The most significant move the Cowboys made was to re-sign Cooper to a 5-year, $100 million contract extension. While the extension seems massive, the contract actually represents a 2-year, $40 million deal. Cooper’s signing bonus, 2020, and 2021 salarie...

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NFL Draft Winners: Tight End Edition May 6, 2019

– Indianapolis Colts Eric Ebron made the most of his first year with the Indianapolis Colts after being released by the Detroit Lions after four seasons. He never lived up to his first-round draft status and was often criticized throughout his time ...

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The Fallacy of Tight End Premium March 6, 2019

The Fallacy of Tight End Premium The tight end position in fantasy can be one of the most infuriating to figure out during a season. The position is notorious for scarcity, top-end talent, inconsistency, and injuries. There is a lot of support for the ide...

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Fantasy Free Agents: Tight Ends February 28, 2019

In this series, I‘m going to take a look at each offensive position’s free agent class and break them down for potential fantasy production going forward. The quarterbacks were underwhelming, and the running backs had a few exciting options. Tight end...

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Leap Year: Tight End Edition August 16, 2018

The leap-year series is coming to a close as it finishes up with tight ends. As we have moved into the preseason, and now less than a month until regular season football begins, it is time to examine some under-the-radar tight-ends who could find themselv...

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Rookie Ranking Fluctuations: Tight Ends June 21, 2018

I’ll spare you the preamble, but if you’re interested in my process when determining my positional rankings, you can find that and my QB rankings here. I also ranked the glamour positions at wide receiver and running back if that’s something...

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Veteran Values: Part 1 – Vernon Davis March 18, 2018

With the NFL Scouting Combine in the books and the NFL Draft on its way, the fantasy buzz around NFL prospects and upcoming rookie drafts is reaching its annual high. As good dynasty owners (which you probably are since you are reading articles in the off...

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Prepping for the Playoff Push: Tight Ends November 29, 2017

With the fantasy football regular season rapidly coming to a close, it’s time for teams to start preparing for their run in the playoffs. Many owners factor in fantasy playoff matchups as early as a draft day, long before the season even begins. I am no...

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Redraft Mid-Season Report: Rookie TE’s November 4, 2017

  Rookie Tight Ends, as a rule, struggle to register 500 yards in a season, and very rarely score more than 5 Touchdowns in their first season. But what a year 2017 has been for rookie tight ends. Tight end is typically a wait and see position where ...

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Weekly Rankings: Tight ends September 22, 2017

In an attempt to give you the tools you need to win your weekly matchups DFF now brings you weekly rankings. Below are our in-season matchup experts rankings for this week. Each of our experts were asked to provide their top 12 at the Tight end position t...

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Production Partners: Tight Ends September 21, 2017

Production Partners: Tight Ends This is another four-part series on fantasy production that is partially linked to my previous “Breaking” series. In this series, I will be looking at fantasy production per team. By that, I mean what proportion of fant...

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2017 Rookie Sleeper: Tight End Edition July 17, 2017

Even in a draft that was lauded for its tight end talent, finding a sleeper is akin to putting a puzzle together without the box. It CAN be done but good luck! For consistency sake, I decided to use the same 5th Round or later line of demarcation from my ...

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Interesting Outliers in Team Tight End Targets July 13, 2017

As fantasy owners, we’re always looking for outliers in data to help us find positive and negative regression candidates. We’re also drawn to finding that next breakout or bust for the coming season. Here I am going to review 8 teams who targeted the ...

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