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Kyler Murray – Arizona Cardinals I was skeptical of the Kyler Murray experiment as the first pick in the 2019 draft. Six-foot quarterbacks are rare these days and certainly not shorter ones. Murray stands at 5’10” but has excellent speed and mobility with an arm that...

JuJu Smith-Schuster – Pittsburgh Steelers The rise and fall of Smith-Schuster happened in the blink of an eye. After a great year as the Steelers number one wide receiver in his second season, Smith-Schuster was the bust of the year in 2019. Ben Roethlisberger went down week...

Eric Ebron – Pittsburgh Steelers As a lifelong Lions fan, the performances of Eric Ebron were extremely tough to swallow during his days in Detroit. He was the 10th pick overall in the 2014 draft and expectations were high, maybe too high for a tight end. This...

Le'Veon Bell – New York Jets Bell found out quickly that his backfield dancing routine doesn't work without an exceptional offensive line and top tier QB. Bell left Pittsburgh and James Conner had a monster year. Was Bell just a product of the system in Pittsburgh? Absolutely! He...

Odell Beckham Jr. – Cleveland Browns  Having Odell Beckham Jr on the other end of Mayfield's passes during his prime is a shame. Last season, Beckham Jr would disappear for plays and sometimes games. Oh no, he was on the field, but Mayfield was targeting lesser talent, running for his life or...

Hunter Henry – Los Angeles Chargers  Henry signed a one year $10.6 contract becoming the highest paid tight end in football for the 2020 season. It’s a very peculiar move for a player who hasn’t played a full sixteen game season in three years nor topped 700 yards receiving....

Lamar Jackson – Baltimore Ravens Whether Baltimore knew something we didn’t or just got lucky, very few predicted the year one to year two leap that Lamar Jackson made. In his rookie season, Jackson struggled on so many fronts, most noticeably his accuracy with a 58.8%...

Derrick Henry – Tennessee Titans Henry was one of two running backs with 300+ carries last season and he made the most of every one. He posted career highs in rushing yards (1,540), yards per carry (5.1) and rushing TD’s (16). Although the Titans don’t use...

Julio Jones – Atlanta Falcons Jones is a thoroughbred at the wide receiver position standing at 6’3” 220 pounds. He is impossible to cover one on one and has great hands and a wide wingspan. He’s averaged over 1,500 receiving yards and 6 TD’s per season...

Darren Waller – Las Vegas Raiders Waller was the feel-good story of the year for the Las Vegas Raiders. After some early struggles in life, Waller exploded onto the scene to lead the Raiders with 1,145 yards, good enough for 15th in the league.  Waller had a...

Deshaun Watson – Houston Texans After three seasons, Deshaun Watson has made his mark on Houston Texans football. Watson plays an exciting brand of quarterback using excellent escape ability along with great speed for a quarterback, to dazzle all those in attendance. He has a cannon...

Evan Engram – New York Giants It’s no secret Engram has battled injuries in his three seasons in the NFL. He runs routes like a wide receiver and has the quickness to dominate linebacker coverage. Engram is beginning to build a highlight reel of spectacular catches. He is...

Dwayne Haskins Jr. – Washington Redskins  The quarterback shuffle is complete in D.C. and Dwayne Haskins Jr is comfortably seated at the starter for 2020. You don’t pick a guy 15th overall, let him play 8 full games in November and December and then just throw in the towel....

Alexander Mattison – Minnesota Vikings  Mattison packs a punch at 5’11” 220 pounds. He’s 10 pounds heavier than Cook and has a very similar running style.  With just 100 NFL attempts, Mattison averaged 4.6 yards per carry and was consistent game to game with that output. In...

Chris Conley and Dede Westbrook – Jacksonville Jaguars  The co-number two receivers for the Jaguars each have one glaring flaw. Chris Conley had a very low reception to target conversion rate (52%) in 2019 but does more with each catch (16.8 yards per catch). Conley is...

T.J. Hockenson – Detroit Lions  The Lions tight end situation was as good as it’s been in many years on paper last season. Detroit signed Jesse James to be their number one receiving tight end and then in a surprising move, selected T.J. Hockenson with the 8th pick in the...

Russell Wilson – Seattle Seahawks Russell Wilson is one of the best in the business and the fantasy football quarterback steal of the draft. He is cool under pressure, a great decision maker and routinely disappears from the pocket as if he’s the reincarnation of Harry...

James White – New England Patriots  James White will have plenty of opportunities in the passing game making him a fantasy football steal at the running back position. I’m still trying to sort out if James White’s 2nd best receiving yards on the team in 2019 was...

A.J. Green – Cincinnati Bengals  Green has been putting up 1,000 yard receiving seasons almost every year since coming into the league in 2011 making once again on the radar for a fantasy football steal at the wide receiver position. The last two years however have...

Jack Doyle – Indianapolis Colts Cutting ties with Eric Ebron opens the door once again for Jack Doyle to take center stage in Indianapolis and a fantasy football steal at tight end. Doyle emerged in 2017 with 80 receptions, 690 receiving yards and 4 TD’s only to...

Baker Mayfield – Cleveland Browns I must admit I bought into the Baker Mayfield madness coming into his second season as the Browns starter. The addition Odell Beckham Jr put me over the top.  After losing 6 of their first 8 games, the shine was gone. In...

Saquon Barkley – New York Giants Barkley is a physical freak at 6’0” 233 pounds but plays faster and quicker than running backs 30 pounds lighter. His ability to shift on a dime that turns into breakaway speed makes would be tacklers look silly. At first glance you’d think...

Tyreek Hill – Kansas City Chiefs Wouldn’t it be nice to the be the fastest guy on the field? I'm not even the fastest guy in my office and I work from home. Patrick Mahomes just throws the ball to a deep spot on the field...

Zach Ertz – Philadelphia Eagles Possibly the biggest fantasy hit for the Eagles last season was Zach Ertz. With Jeffery sidelined or playing hurt and Jackson out since week one, Ertz was the top target. He received the defensive attention required by a guy who was...

The difference between winning and losing in fantasy football week to week often comes down to a point or two. The potential for bonuses if your league scoring allows are really the cherry on the top. They can make the difference between a gloating filled...

The difference between winning and losing in fantasy football week to week often comes down to a point or two. The potential for bonuses if your league scoring allows are really the cherry on the top. They can make the difference between a gloating filled...

The difference between winning and losing in fantasy football week to week often comes down to a point or two. The potential for bonuses if your league scoring allows are really the cherry on the top. They can make the difference between a gloating filled...

The difference between winning and losing in fantasy football week to week often comes down to a point or two. The potential for bonuses if your league scoring allows are really the cherry on the top. They can make the difference between a gloating filled...

DeVante Parker – Miami Dolphins DeVante who? Parker came out of nowhere to have a career year in the fifty-car pileup that was the Dolphins offense last season. Five years in Miami and the highest output before 2019 was a 744-receiving yard, 4 TD sophomore year. At 6’ 3”...

Derek Carr – Las Vegas Raiders  Whenever analysts start talking about the Las Vegas Raiders it inevitably turns to replacing Derek Carr, and frankly I just don’t understand. There is a herd mentality going on without watching him play or looking at the numbers. Carr is consistently accurate (career high 70.4%...

Tyler Higbee – Los Angeles Rams Tyler Higbee spent the first three years of his career as a blocking tight end in a very successful Rams offense. With Brandin Cooks, Cooper Kupp, Robert Woods and Todd Gurley II racing all over the field and scoring TD’s by the bushel,...

James Conner – Pittsburgh Steelers The rise of James Conner’s fantasy gold status was as quick as the fall from grace with the fantasy gods. Conner came onto the scene in 2018 after inheriting the starting role with Le’Veon Bell playing hold out games. Conner had 973 rushing yards,...

Consistent performance from your fantasy lineup is critical for playoff and ultimately fantasy championship success. The players in this post are mid-level tiers that for the most part fill your backup quarterback, #2 or #3 running back, wide receiver and tight end positions. We know...

There is nothing worse than making all the right moves along with a couple lucky bounces to reach the fantasy playoffs and have it all fall apart when your key players fumble it on the one-yard line. Below is a snapshot of the 2019 season weeks 14,...