Apr 13 11:39am RotoWire.com NFL Latest News
Marshawn Lynch: The Seahawks and Raiders are expected to work out a trade for Lynch, NFL.com's Ian Rapoport reports. Visit RotoWire.com for more analysis on this update.
Apr 13 11:14am NFL – MyFantasySportsTalk
Tedric Thompson-FS-Colorado Size: 6’0 204lbs Strengths: Athletic Decent speed Soft hands Great ball skills Reads QB’s eyes Cover skills Analysis: Being a Colorado football fan, I have watched Tedric Thompson develop into a future starting safety in the NFL. He didn’t always jump off […]...
Apr 13 10:29am NFL – MyFantasySportsTalk
Jaleel Johnson-DT-Iowa Size: 6’3 316lbs Strengths: Foot quickness Decent length High motor Solid hand usage Lateral movement Analysis: Jaleel Johnson has good foot quickness and a plus motor. Accelerates into blockers with forceful punch at point of attack. Maximizes his length. Uses one-arm jab and […]...
Apr 12 8:39pm RotoWire.com NFL Latest News
Travis Kelce: Kelce (shoulder) should be fully ready for training camp, Terez A. Paylor of The Kansas City Star reports. I know from a rehabilitation standpoint, he's ahead, general manager John Dorsey said. I can't say what level he'll be at, but he'll be 100 percent for training camp. For OTAs, he may be able to walk through and do some things. Visit RotoWire.com for more analysis on this update.
Apr 12 12:11pm NFL – MyFantasySportsTalk
Kendell Beckwith-LB-LSU Size: 6’2 243lbs Strengths: Versatile-can fit multiple schemes Quick hands Angles of pursuit are solid Football IQ Reads QB’s eyes well Analysis: Kendall Beckwith has experience in the middle with both 3-4 and 4-3 schemes. Takes well-reasoned paths to the ball. Won’t […]...
Apr 12 11:00am FantasySharks.com
The tight end position is more effectively used in the NFL than in college. The key is evaluating the talent available in college and projecting it to the NFL game. My series on evaluating each positional group in the NFL Draft continues with the tight ends. Who is the best player in the position group? ... The post DRAFT DAY EVALUATION: Tight End appeared first on FantasySharks.com.
Apr 12 11:00am Fantasy Knuckleheads
2017 Free Agent Signings With Fantasy Relevance Which free agent acquisitions will have the most fantasy football impact? There were a lot of eyes lighting up when New England signed Randy Moss and when Seattle signed Marshawn Lynch. What those two players did for their new teams was record breaking, literally. This is the type of impact I was looking for when […] Fantasy Knuckleheads...
Apr 12 9:54am NFL – MyFantasySportsTalk
In this My Fantasy Podcast highlight the guys debate the legacy of Tony Romo, his past, present and future. Take a look at the clip below… ...
Apr 12 9:13am FantasySharks.com
The big day is almost here! OK – days. We’re just about two weeks out from the 2017 NFL Draft in Philadelphia, when this year’s rookie class will find out where their NFL careers will begin. It’s three days that will send shockwaves across the National Football League – and the fantasy football landscape. And ... The post FANTASY FOOTBALL FEEDING FRENZY: 2017 NFL Draft Preview Part 1 appeared first on FantasySharks.com.
Apr 11 6:44pm Gridiron Experts
O.J. Howard NFL Draft Profile The tight end position presents a veritable witches brew of potential pitfalls for fantasy owners. You can be enticed to deploy an early pick on Rob Gronkowski or Jordan Reed, due to their propensity to deliver high-quality production. But injuries have conspired to prohibit that tandem from performing in all […] Phil Clark | O.J. Howard NFL Draft Profile - Gridiron Experts...
Apr 11 4:00pm FFToday: Fantasy Football News
RB rehabing from knee injury 49ers RB Carlos Hyde on knee: I'm back to running. I can cut, just not all the way I like to run, but I'm making improvement Run test tmw (Cam Inman on Twitter) FF Today's Take: From his tweet abbreviations, Hyde is set to do a run test tomorrow as he continues rehab from a torn MCL in Week 16 last season. The injury didn't require surgery but it's likely he'll be a minimal participant in any spring workouts. Hyde averaged 4.6 yards per carry in 13 games last season.
Apr 11 1:26pm NFL – MyFantasySportsTalk
The NFL Draft is later this month and after watching countless hours of game film and writing scouting reports on over 150 draft prospects, we are opening up the floor to our MFST readers. From now, until the NFL Draft is completed, we will […]...
Apr 11 11:40am NFL – MyFantasySportsTalk
Tarell Basham-DE-Ohio Size: 6’4 269lbs Strengths: Long arms Strong hands High motor Versatile Analysis: Tarell Basham possesses an NFL-ready build including long arms and big, strong hands. Shows flashes of explosive twitch in his attack upfield. Able to dislodge a tackle’s anchor with his […]...
Apr 11 10:13am NFL – MyFantasySportsTalk
Tanoh Kpassagnon-DE-Villanova Size: 6’7 289lbs Get to know Tanoh: Tanoh Kpassagnon (Tawn-oh pass-N-yo) is an intelligent young man and a fantastic athlete. The son of a chemical scientist and economist was an accounting/finance double major who already had an internship with accounting firm PricewaterhouseCoopers. His […]...
Apr 11 9:40am RotoWire.com NFL Latest News
Tyler Eifert: Eifert (back) doesn't know if he will be cleared for OTAs or minicamp, but he said he will be ready for the start of training camp, Geoff Hobson of Bengals.com reports. I'll be ready and healthy and strong and be ready to go by the time it's go time, Eifert said. I'm close. Visit RotoWire.com for more analysis on this update.
Apr 11 9:05am NFL – MyFantasySportsTalk
Will Holden-OL-Vanderbilt Size: 6’7 311lbs Strengths: Body control Drive blocker Core strength Grip strength Versatile Analysis: Will Holden is a three-year starter at Vanderbilt where he played both left and right tackle. He operates with adequate body control at the point of attack and in […]...
Apr 10 6:39pm RotoWire.com NFL Latest News
Carlos Hyde: Hyde (knee - MCL) has resumed running and cutting, Cam Inman of The Mercury News reports. I'm back to running. I can cut, just not all the way I like to run, but I'm making improvement, Hyde elaborated. Visit RotoWire.com for more analysis on this update.
Apr 10 6:00pm FFToday: Fantasy Football News
Torn ACL suffered Week 1 last season Keenan Allen says he is close to 100\%. Says probably around 85\% but feels good with rehab process. (Chargers.com) FF Today's Take: Allen blew out his knee Week 1 last season and has dealt with numerous injuries during his four-year career. The Chargers will likely keep him on a pitch count during training camp. His fantasy value will vary widely given his high upside, high risk history.
Apr 10 4:15pm RotoWire.com NFL Latest News
Keenan Allen: Allen (knee) estimates he's 85 percent healthy but should return to full health soon with the help of his rehab work, Ricky Henne of Chargers.com reports. Visit RotoWire.com for more analysis on this update.
Apr 10 3:46pm RotoWire.com NFL Latest News
C.J. Anderson: According to Broncos coach Vance Joseph, Anderson (knee) is fully prepared to participate in OTAs, Mike Klis of NBC 9News Denver reports. Visit RotoWire.com for more analysis on this update.
Apr 10 3:34pm RotoWire.com NFL Latest News
Paxton Lynch: According to coach Vance Joseph, Lynch has a 50/50 chance of earning the Broncos' starting quarterback job over Trevor Siemian (shoulder), Cameron Wolfe of The Denver Post reports. Visit RotoWire.com for more analysis on this update.
Apr 10 3:18pm RotoWire.com NFL Latest News
Trevor Siemian: Siemian (shoulder) has been cleared to participate fully in the Broncos' offseason program, according to coach Vance Joseph. Visit RotoWire.com for more analysis on this update.
Apr 10 1:46pm NFL – MyFantasySportsTalk
We learned over the weekend that Tony Romo will be on the bench with the Dallas Mavericks for their regular-season finale on Tuesday night. It’s a nice gesture toward one of the city’s great sports stars, and something Mark Cuban is enjoying. But it’s […]...
Apr 10 1:40pm RotoWire.com NFL Latest News
Marshawn Lynch: Lynch has privately expressed an interest in returning from retirement to play for the Patriots if talks with the Raiders fail to culminate in a deal, Jeff Howe of the Boston Herald reports. Visit RotoWire.com for more analysis on this update.
Apr 10 12:57pm NFL – MyFantasySportsTalk
Amara Darboh-WR-Michigan Size: 6’2 214lbs Strengths: Size Arm length Smooth transitions in routes Decent run blocker Analysis: Amara Darboh has good NFL size with above-average arm length. Experience in Michigan’s pro-style passing attack. Saw increase in targets and responded with improved production. In 2016, […]...
Apr 10 10:25am FantasySharks.com
In a draft class where scouts are not excited about the offensive line, I see a lot of potential, especially in the interior. My series on evaluating each positional group in the NFL Draft continues with the offensive lineman. Who is the best player in the position group? Safest pick? Boom-or-bust pick? Underrated? Sleepers? Let’s ... The post DRAFT DAY EVALUATION: Offensive Lineman appeared first on FantasySharks.com.
Apr 10 10:13am FantasySharks.com
Every year, players jump ship from one team to another in hopes of better opportunities, money and positions. Some work out and some don’t. Every year I like to take a good look at some of the players and teams who I think dug up gold and some who dug a grave. The post FREE AGENCY: Winners & Losers appeared first on FantasySharks.com.
Apr 10 10:01am FantasySharks.com
Among the players who will probably be selected among the first 32 picks in the 2017 NFL Draft on April 27, there might not be a more interesting case than Michigan’s Jabrill Peppers. The 5-foot-11, 213-pounder was the 2016 Big Ten Linebacker of the Year. Most NFL scouts, however, view him as a safety at the ... The post 2017 IDP DRAFT PREVIEW: Jabrill Peppers, S, Michigan appeared first on FantasySharks.com.
Apr 10 9:25am NFL – MyFantasySportsTalk
Demarcus Walker-DL-Florida State Size: 6’4 280lbs Strengths: Elite production Great tackler Durable and dependable Good use of hands Solid pass rush Analysis: Demarcus Walker is one of the few big recruits (top 50 overall nationally) that slipped out of Alabama head coach Nick Saban’s grasp. […]...
Apr 9 1:27pm RotoWire.com NFL Latest News
Devonta Freeman: Falcons general manager Thomas Dimitroff suggested that Freeman could get a contract extension this summer, Alex Marvez of The Sporting News reports. We will address this, Dimitroff said. When you look at our history, we address these situations going into training camp. I'm throwing that out there as a general timeline. I don't know when that exactly will be, but I'm confident that something can get wrapped up and he's going to be part of us for years to come. Visit RotoWire.com for more analysis on this update.
Apr 8 1:22pm NFL – MyFantasySportsTalk
The Dallas Mavericks plan to honor Tony Romo at their home finale Tuesday night by making the longtime Dallas Cowboys quarterback “a Maverick for a day”. Sources have reported that the Mavericks intend to have Romo on the bench and in uniform for their final […]...
Apr 8 12:53pm NFL – MyFantasySportsTalk
Chris Wormley-DL-Michigan Size: 6’5 298lbs Strengths: Thick frame Agility Decent technique Balance Leadership/IQ Analysis: Chris Wormley has a thick frame that allows him to hang in the trenches with the behemoths. He is a master of his technique and a natural bender with ease […]...
Apr 8 12:04pm Gridiron Experts
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Apr 8 10:38am NFL – MyFantasySportsTalk
Dalvin Tomlinson-DT-Alabama Size: 6’3 310lbs Strengths: Powerful Long arms Extremely intelligent Technique Takes on multiple blockers Block shedding Analysis: Dalvin Tomlinson is not your typical SEC defensive lineman. He could have gone to Harvard based on his academic abilities, but chose Alabama as a four-star […]...
Apr 8 9:40am NFL – MyFantasySportsTalk
Eddie Vanderdoes-DL-UCLA Size: 6’3 305lbs Get to know Eddie Vanderdoes: Rated as a five-star recruit from Auburn, California, Vanderdoes started his career with the Bruins like gangbusters. He played all 13 games, starting seven, in his first year at Westwood, garnering honorable mention All-Pac-12 and […]...
Apr 7 3:40pm RotoWire.com NFL Latest News
Ben Roethlisberger: Roethlisberger tweeted Friday that he's informed the Steelers of his intention to return for the 2017 season. Visit RotoWire.com for more analysis on this update.
Apr 7 10:36am NFL – MyFantasySportsTalk
Montravius Adams-DT-Auburn Size: 6’4 304lbs Strengths: Explosive Leverage Powerful leg drive Gap-shooter Analysis: Montravius Adams was the former national top-five defensive tackle high school recruit reached his potential in 2016, earning second-team all-conference honors (8.5 TFL, 4.5 sacks). Adams was a three-year starter after […]...
Apr 7 10:17am RotoWire.com NFL Latest News
Adrian Peterson: Peterson (knee) is scheduled to visit with the Saints on Tuesday, ESPN.com's Josina Anderson reports. Visit RotoWire.com for more analysis on this update.
Apr 7 9:04am NFL – MyFantasySportsTalk
Josh Reynolds-WR-Texas A&M Size: 6’3 194lbs Strengths: Length Elite jumping skills Ball tracker Red-zone threat Soft hands Tough Analysis: Josh Reynolds has a very long, angular frame. He was an outstanding high school triple jumper and high jumper will dominate combine explosion drills. Vertical […]...
Apr 7 8:39am NFL – MyFantasySportsTalk
In the latest episode of the My Fantasy Podcast the guys dive into the following topics in our rundown…. • Intro • Final Four wrap up • Tony Romo • NFL Mailbag Questions • NBA Mailbag Questions • —Bring in Thomas Take— • MLB […]...
Apr 6 5:19pm Gridiron Experts
Dalvin Cook NFL Draft Question marks and utter confusion are good descriptions of Florida State running back Dalvin Cook. Cook was a beast in college becoming the first running back to ever have 1,000 yards in his Freshmen year at Florida State. He was also very impressive the next two seasons surpassing 1,600 yards in both […] Mitchell Renz | Dalvin Cook 2017 NFL Draft Profile - Gridiron Experts...
Apr 6 12:40pm RotoWire.com NFL Latest News
Julio Jones: Jones is progressing well in his recovery from last month's surgery to remove a bunion from his foot, D. Orlando Ledbetter of the Atlanta Journal-Constitution reports. Julio is doing good, head coach Dan Quinn said at the owners' meeting last week. He had surgery on his foot. That part is coming along really well, the strengthening of his toe and foot. Like most surgeries, the first part is the healing and then comes the strengthening. He's starting to get into the strengthening phase. Visit RotoWire.com for more analysis on this update.
Apr 6 12:23pm NFL – MyFantasySportsTalk
Jabrill Peppers is a swiss-army knife who is considered ‘versatile’ on the football field, but that doesn’t mean he’s worthy of a first or even a second round pick in the 2017 NFL Draft. I wrote a full draft profile and scouting report on […]...
Apr 6 11:53am FantasySharks.com
We are finally within striking distance of the most important part of any NFL franchise’s hopes of becoming a Super Bowl Champion, become a playoff contender, or rebuild their roster from scratch. Who is rising or falling on draft boards this week? Let’s Dive In! 1. Cleveland Browns Myles Garrett (DE/OLB) Texas A&M This ... The post MOCK DRAFT 4.0 appeared first on FantasySharks.com.
Apr 6 10:49am NFL – MyFantasySportsTalk
Chris Godwin-WR-Penn State Size: 6’1 209lbs Strengths: Size Great catch radius Strong hands Solid leaping ability Speed Analysis: Chris Godwin was a fringe NFL prospect when he started his career at Penn State but a consistent WR for years in a Penn State passing […]...
Apr 6 9:30am NFL – MyFantasySportsTalk
Montee Ball has gone through more downs than ups recently, but he is at the point now where he is ready to turn his life around. That started with admitting he was an alcoholic… Montee Ball says he drank heavily throughout his college and […]...
Apr 6 8:45am NFL – MyFantasySportsTalk
Damontae Kazee-DB-San Diego State Size: 5’10 184lbs Get to know Damontae: Coming off a 2015 season where he tied for the second-most interceptions in the FBS (eight) and was named Mountain West Defensive Player of the Year (75 tackles, seven pass breakups), Kazee strongly considered […]...
Apr 5 7:40pm RotoWire.com NFL Latest News
Marshawn Lynch: Lynch has told the Raiders that he intends to come out of retirement, Ian Rapoport of NFL Network reports. Marshawn is trying to figure things out. The Raiders are trying to figure things out, Seahawks general manager John Schneider told 710 ESPN Seattle on Wednesday. My understanding is that if he would want to come back and play that it would be for the Raiders, and that would be it. Visit RotoWire.com for more analysis on this update.
Apr 5 3:45pm FFToday: Fantasy Football News
Seattle RB visits Oakland Retired Seattle Seahawks running back Marshawn Lynch, who is reportedly entertaining thoughts of a comeback, is visiting his hometown Oakland Raiders on Wednesday, and an NFL source told ESPN's Adam Schefter that a deal between the Raiders and Lynch eventually will happen. (ESPN) FF Today's Take: This seed has been growing for weeks and the flower could be in bloom sooner rather than later. Lynch would give the Raiders a power back capable of RB1 status given the run game averaged 4.4 yards per carry last season and witnessed Latavius Murray finding the endzone 12 times. The Seahawks still hold the rights to Lynch so a trade might be in order.
Apr 5 3:32pm RotoWire.com NFL Latest News
Marshawn Lynch: The Seahawks gave Lynch permission to visit with the Raiders on Wednesday, NFL.com's Ian Rapoport reports. Visit RotoWire.com for more analysis on this update.
Apr 5 3:00pm Gridiron Experts
Thoughts From the Writers Myles Garrett – To make this short and sweet, he is simply the best player in the draft. His size, strength, and speed was all highlighted in the NFL combine where he ran 4.64 forty yard dash; he benched pressed 225 pounds 33 times and an incredible 41′ vertical. If Garrett […] Gridiron Experts | Gridiron Experts NFL Mock Draft 2.0 - Gridiron Experts...
Apr 5 2:40pm RotoWire.com NFL Latest News
Marshawn Lynch: The Seahawks gave Lynch permission to visit with the Raiders on Wednesday, NFL.com's Ian Rapoport reports. Visit RotoWire.com for more analysis on this update.
Apr 5 1:23pm NFL – MyFantasySportsTalk
Desmond King-S-Iowa Size: 5’10 201lbs Strengths: 4-year starter Iron man/Durable Instinctive Ball skills Physical style of play Return skills Analysis: Desmond King could have entered the NFL Draft last year but stayed to get his degree (showing his character and intelligence). He was a […]...
Apr 5 11:45am NFL – MyFantasySportsTalk
Roderick Johnson-OL-Florida State Size: 6’7 298lbs Strengths: Great length Powerful punch Plus power-run block Awareness Analysis: Roderick Johnson is exceptionally long with a well-proportioned frame. Definitely looks the part of an NFL lineman. Has telephone poles for arms. Unfurls his length and consistently jabs […]...
Apr 5 11:15am NFL – MyFantasySportsTalk
Taywan Taylor-WR-Western Kentucky Size: 5’11 211lbs Strengths: Agility YAC Outstanding production despite focus Competitive Plant-n-go separation Analysis: Anyone unaware of Taywan Taylor’s talent coming into the 2016 college football season found his skills quickly in the Hilltoppers’ game against Alabama. He caught nine passes for […]...
Apr 5 9:29am NFL – MyFantasySportsTalk
Taylor Moton-OL-Western Michigan Size: 6’5 319lbs Strengths: Massive frame Plus arms and hands Drive blocker Strength Durable Versatile Analysis: Taylor Moton has a massive frame with good arm thickness and proportional build in his legs. Plus arm length with big hands. Starting experience at […]...
Apr 5 9:17am Gridiron Experts
NFL Combine and Fantasy Success Read the RB NFL Combine Article Here The NFL is in a down period with the bulk of free agency done and the NFL Combine over, so it is time for serious fantasy football players to look for ways to get an advantage over their league mates. As I have […] Wes Anderson | Is There a Correlation Between WR Combine Numbers and Fantasy Football Success? - Gridiron Experts...
Apr 5 8:48am NFL – MyFantasySportsTalk
Tyus Bowser-LB-Houston Size: 6’3 247lbs Strengths: Explosive Versatile Lateral quickness Speed to cover TE’s Solid rushing the passer Analysis: Tyus Bowser was on the Houston basketball team for two years, but has greater potential on the football field. He is an explosive, quick-twitch athlete. […]...