Five Fantasy WRs That Could Lose Targets in 2019

When it comes to fantasy football, a healthy dose of targets tends to lead to success, especially WRs. Volume is king and in the right situation, a mediocre player can end up a solid fantasy starter. This rings even truer in any type of PPR format, like The Ballers’ Preferred league, which is 0.5 PPR. …

Fantasy Football: Five WRs That Could Lose Targets in 2018

This series has included five RBs and five TEs that could lose targets in 2018. Now we’re looking at WRs. Keep in mind this isn’t an indication of skill or value. This is just a look at some WRs whose 2018 may look different than 2017 because of one or more of the following factors: 1. Emergence/Health of …

Fantasy Football: Five WRs That Could Lose Targets in 2017

In the first part of this series of analyzing target regression candidates, we looked at five RBs that could lose targets in 2017. Next, we turn to the WRs. In review, there are at least five factors that we must consider in projecting target totals: 1. Emergence/Health of Teammate(s) 2. Unsustainable Target Rate 3. Quarterback Situation 4. Offensive Coordinator …

Five WRs That Could Lose Targets in 2016

In the first part of this series of analyzing target regression, we looked at five RBs that could lose targets in 2016. Next, we turn to the WRs. In review, there are at least five factors that we must consider in projecting target totals: 1. Emergence/Health of Teammate(s) 2. Unsustainable Target Rate 3. Quarterback Situation 4. Offensive Coordinator Mindset …

QB Fantasy Scoring: Do We Want Garbage Time or Close Games?

We wanted to give you some data about QB scoring and the age old fantasy friend: Garbage time. We use the garbage man drop all the time on the show describing fantasy efforts that are truly gross as games close out.  On Thursday’s Fantasy Footballers podcast, we put the question to the test: do QBs …

How to Spot a League Winner in 2022: WRs (Fantasy Football)

The phrase “league winner” gets bandied about a lot in fantasy football circles, often carelessly. Sometimes, analysts use this phrase as nothing more than an attention-getter to hype some mediocre player they love. But when used properly, there is truth to this concept – the idea that one single player can dominate for your team …

Best Ball Rankings: WRs To Take a Stance On in 2022 (Fantasy Football)

While building Best Ball rosters through optimal roster construction can give us a leg up on the competition, we also don’t want to lose sight of player takes. Choosing the correct player when on the clock can have a huge impact on advance rates and win rates in best ball. To help bring these two …

Five Ways to Decipher Team Depth Charts & Situations After the NFL Draft (Fantasy Football)

The NFL draft ended. Your rookie drafts started. And yet over the weekend, you were supposed to gather all of your thoughts and opinions in all things rookies that makes sense, look smart, and ultimately allow you to navigate the summer of fantasy football with ease. Easy task right? The problem with sorting out depth …

The Fantasy Footballers’ Free Agency Winners & Losers

This off-season we’ve seen $2.6 billion in guaranteed money already given out via waivers, free agents, and extensions. That’s a whole lot of cash with the Jacksonville Jaguars spending $175 million in guaranteed money, the most ever in an off-season. It hasn’t worked out so well for the Jags as Warren Sharp recently attested, since …

How to Spot a Fantasy Football League Winner: WRs

The phrase “league winner” gets bandied about a lot in fantasy football circles, often carelessly. Sometimes, analysts use this phrase as nothing more than an attention-getter to hype some mediocre player they love. But when used properly, there is truth to this concept – the idea that one single player can dominate for your team …

Five Reasons to Not Draft D.J. Chark Jr. in Any Format in 2021 (Fantasy Football)

On the most recent Fantasy Footballers podcast, Andy, Mike, and Jason shared their personal lists of Breakouts & Busts for 2021. However, there was one name among that group that I felt some personal zeal as the case was being made. Andy laid out the argument for why D.J. Chark could be a bust in …

Two Dynasty WRs You Should Trade For Right Now (Fantasy Football)

Targeting under-the-radar players right after the draft is a time-honored tradition in dynasty leagues. The moves you make now when only half your league is fully engaged can be the reason you hold up a trophy at the end of the year. Rookie reactions and ascending young players always cause polarizing opinions, so if you …

Three WRs to Remember in 2020 (Fantasy Football)

Out of all the articles in the Players to Remember series, the WRs are by far the hardest to scale down to three.  There is so much talent available in the middle to late rounds that it’s only fair to bring up a few honorable mentions.  These players are not detailed in this article but …