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IDP Fantasy Football Mock Draft: One-Man Mock for Individual Defensive Players

MIles Garrett - Fantasy Football Defense Rankings, D/ST Streamers, Waiver Wire, IDP Pickups

Odds are you’ve heard fantasy football analysts refer to their “home leagues” before, but many don’t know what that means. Home leagues are your oldest fantasy leagues with your best friends, or leagues that you join to bond with coworkers. They include all kinds of personalities and skill levels, and they will always have head-scratching picks from guys who think Brett Favre still plays. Some of these drafts will even involve someone getting drunk, drafting five tight ends, and dropping their pants to punctuate their final pick.

In these home leagues, you can expect the rankings to fly out the window after the first beer, as many of your friends pay a premium for their favorite players. When that’s the type of league you’re in, or if you play with a bunch of managers who draft differently than most analysts, it pays to think outside of the box in your draft preparations. That’s why I like to do my annual “One Man Mock with Multiple Personalities,” which is an attempt to help explain what might happen with your friends and why.

For this Multiple Personality mock, I will project your home league fantasy draft (including Individual Defensive Players) through 12 different personalities/teams. Some of these personalities will overlap, but each will be driven by fantasy biases and tendencies that most are familiar with. While these personalities will not always control and sometimes logic will need to find its way in, the personalities will inform many trends, reaches, and team builds overall.

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The IDP Mock Draft Personalities

For our purposes, the personalities/teams I will adopt are as follows….

  1. The Steady Eddies- Steady Eddies will avoid injury risks unless the value is just too good, and they will value high-floor assets.
  2. The Mavericks- The Mavericks aren’t afraid of injured players, and they don't pay much attention to roster needs. They draft “their guys” regardless of position or value.
  3. The Hype Trains- These ‘hype’ oriented managers let hyperbole and camp buzz heavily influence their choices.
  4. Zero RB 4 Life- Those who utilize the ‘Zero RB’ strategy will wait to draft a running back until Round 5 or later, preferring to load up on talent at other positions instead.
  5. The Best Players Available- This team will traditionally draft the best player on their board, regardless of position.
  6. Half-Back 2 Da Future- This team utilizes a heavy running back style of drafting.
  7. The Basic B's- Basic drafters will usually draft based on ADP and popular opinions/rankings.
  8. The Wild Cards- A Wild Card manager, like the Mavericks, will be unpredictable. They will often wait to fill big roster holes until it's too late and will ignore insurance policies.
  9. Jack Reacher- Jack Reacher will reach our players… duh.
  10. The Trend Setters- This team likes to start the runs on positions like QB and TE rather than be at their end. They value having the best player at a position, regardless of positional depth.
  11. Voodoo Veterans- This team values established veterans and will target guys they’ve seen play in the league before. They will consider rookies, but they rather bet on a vet having a career season.
  12. Chalk Blockers- This team will stick closely to their app’s ADP (average draft position) and rarely deviate from an app's recommendation for who to pick.

Fantasy Football League Rules

With that covered, it's also important for you to understand that we will be mocking/drafting in the most common and shallow IDP formats here. The league rules we will be using are as follows….

  1. This league will start one DL position, one LB, and one DB.
  2. Our IDP scoring for this mock consists of the following:
    1. 1.0 points per solo tackle
    2. ½-point for a half-tackle
    3. 3.0 points for sacks
    4. 2.0 points for safeties/PDs/FR
    5. 4.0 points for forced turnovers (i.e., INTs and FFs)
  3. This will be a redraft format, not a dynasty.
  4. This will be a non-Superflex draft, meaning only one starting QB for each team.

If you've made it through that explanation, we can finally get on to the fun stuff! So without further ado, let's get to the picks!


Rounds 1 and 2 - IDP Mock Draft

Round Pick Fantasy Team Player NFL Team Pos.
1 1 Steady Eddies Justin Jefferson Vikings WR
1 2 Mavericks Ja’Marr Chase Bengals WR
1 3 The Hype Trains Christian McCaffrey 49ers RB
1 4 Zero RB 4 Life Travis Kelce Chiefs TE
1 5 The Best Players Available Bijan Robinson Falcons RB
1 6 Half-Back 2 Da Future Austin Ekeler Chargers RB
1 7 The Basic B's Cooper Kupp Rams WR
1 8 Wild Card Tyreek Hill Dolphins WR
1 9 Jack Reacher Saquon Barkley Giants RB
1 10 The Trend Setters Patrick Mahomes Chiefs QB
1 11 Voodoo Veterans Tony Pollard Cowboys RB
1 12 Chalk Blockers CeeDee Lamb Cowboys WR
2 13 Chalk Blockers Stefon Diggs Bills WR
2 14 Voodoo Veterans Nick Chubb Browns RB
2 15 The Trend Setters A.J. Brown Eagles WR
2 16 Jack Reacher Jalen Hurts Eagles QB
2 17 Wild Card Josh Allen Bills QB
2 18 The Basic B's Davante Adams Raiders WR
2 19 Half-Back 2 Da Future Derrick Henry Titans RB
2 20 The Best Players Available Amon-Ra St. Brown Lions WR
2 21 Zero RB 4 Life Garrett Wilson Jets WR
2 22 The Hype Trains Jonathan Taylor Colts RB
2 23 Mavericks Breece Hall Jets RB
2 24 Steady Eddies Josh Jacobs Raiders RB

Throw ADP Out the Window?

Tony Pollard and Garrett Wilson are two players who are undervalued at their current cost. As of this writing, the ADP on Pollard (17th overall) and Wilson (21st) is low, as both could lead their positions in 2023. Derrick Henry is going ahead of Pollard and shouldn’t. Davante Adams is ahead of Wilson in most drafts and shouldn’t be either. I’ll always prefer being out on vets a year early, rather than a year late.

On the flip side, two players being overdrafted in this mock are Adams and Breece Hall. Adams’ quarterback (Jimmy Garoppolo) has played a full NFL season just once in his career, and Vegas’ backup passers are truly uninspiring. Adams can produce with anyone, but will he return on ADP if Brian Hoyer is his guy? Meanwhile, Hall is slowly being brought back from injury, and he now has competition from Dalvin Cook. Neither of those things has impacted Hall's redraft ADP yet, but they should.

The 2023 QB Rush:

Until this year, fantasy analysts have almost always agreed that non-Superflex leagues should wait on quarterbacks. That view has changed significantly this year for two reasons. One reason is injuries. Only eight passers played a full 17 games in 2022. The Jets, 49ers, and Dolphins alone fielded 11 quarterbacks last year. This rash of injuries left many fantasy managers reeling in 2022, and PTSD from those struggles has strongly influenced many QB opinions this season.

The second reason we see passers being elevated is what I call the “2022 Bottleneck.” By this, I am referring to the large gap between last year’s elite fantasy QBs and the lower tier of starters. For example, fantasy’s QB2 last season (Josh Allen) scored 97.6 more fantasy points than QB5 (Geno Smith). Fantasy’s QB4 (Joe Burrow) scored nearly four more points per game than QB10. This gap has inflated demand for elite passers, driving up the cost of Patrick Mahomes, Allen, and Jalen Hurts.

While people in home leagues have always drafted elite quarterbacks high, you now have analysts finally supporting those moves. Because of that, you should expect quarterbacks to go even higher in this year’s home drafts. That could force many managers to reach beyond their comfort zone to nab an Allen or Justin Fields in the second or fourth rounds, respectively. Meanwhile, more traditional drafters will continue waiting, stacking Tua Tagovailoa and Anthony Richardson later.


Rounds 3-5 - IDP Mock Draft

Round Pick Fantasy Team Player NFL Team Pos.
3 25 Steady Eddies Mark Andrews Ravens TE
3 26 Mavericks Jaylen Waddle Dolphins WR
3 27 The Hype Trains DeVonta Smith Eagles WR
3 28 Zero RB 4 Life Chris Olave Saints WR
3 29 The Best Players Available Tee Higgins Bengals WR
3 30 Half-Back 2 Da Future Calvin Ridley Jaguars WR
3 31 The Basic B's Rhamondre Stevenson Patriots RB
3 32 Wild Card Travis Etienne Jaguars RB
3 33 Jack Reacher Joe Mixon Bengals RB
3 34 The Trend Setters Miles Sanders Panthers RB
3 35 Voodoo Veterans Deebo Samuel 49ers WR
3 36 Chalk Blockers Lamar Jackson Ravens QB
4 37 Chalk Blockers Najee Harris Steelers RB
4 38 Voodoo Veterans Jerry Jeudy Broncos WR
4 39 The Trend Setters T.J. Hockenson Vikings TE
4 40 Jack Reacher DK Metcalf Seahawks WR
4 41 Wild Card Jahmyr Gibbs Lions RB
4 42 The Basic B's Joe Burrow Bengals QB
4 43 Half-Back 2 Da Future Dameon Pierce Texans RB
4 44 The Best Players Available Aaron Jones Packers RB
4 45 Zero RB 4 Life Justin Fields Bears QB
4 46 The Hype Trains Kyle Pitts Falcons TE
4 47 Mavericks Drake London Falcons WR
4 48 Steady Eddies Justin Herbert Chargers QB
5 49 Steady Eddies Kenneth Walker Seahawks RB
5 50 Mavericks Christian Watson Packers WR
5 51 The Hype Trains D.J. Moore Bears WR
5 52 Zero RB 4 Life Keenan Allen Chargers WR
5 53 The Best Players Available J.K. Dobbins Ravens RB
5 54 Half-Back 2 Da Future DeAndre Hopkins Titans WR
5 55 The Basic B's Terry McLaurin Commanders WR
5 56 Wild Card Chris Godwin Buccaneers WR
5 57 Jack Reacher Marquise Brown Cardinals WR
5 58 The Trend Setters Amari Cooper Browns WR
5 59 Voodoo Veterans Alexander Mattison Vikings RB
5 60 Chalk Blockers George Kittle 49ers TE

The Rise of QBs Will Force Down Quality Talent:

All obvious WR1 candidates will be gone in the first 22 picks of most drafts. The tier behind that has some tremendous consolation options, though. Guys like Tee Higgins, Jaylen Waddle, and DeVonta Smith may not be the #1 options on their offenses, but they are fine top receivers for those chasing a Travis Kelce/Tony Pollard combo in the first two rounds. Drake London, Jerry Jeudy, and Marquise Brown are other quality options in the fourth and fifth rounds.

Meanwhile, this year is seeing better RB options fall to this range of picks than usual. Joe Mixon, Miles Sanders, and Travis Etienne all project as bell cow backs for their teams, and each should be available in the third. Meanwhile, J.K. Dobbins, Dameon Pierce, and Jahmyr Gibbs are usually available in the fourth or fifth. With highly drafted QBs forcing these premium players down boards, fantasy managers can afford to be fluid with their early picks instead of committing to one set strategy or position.


Rounds 6-9 - IDP Mock Draft

Round Pick Fantasy Team Player NFL Team Pos.
6 61 Chalk Blockers James Conner Cardinals RB
6 62 Voodoo Veterans Diontae Johnson Steelers WR
6 63 The Trend Setters Alvin Kamara Saints RB
6 64 Jack Reacher Jaxon Smith-Njigba Seahawks WR
6 65 Wild Card Darren Waller Giants TE
6 66 The Basic B's Cam Akers Rams RB
6 67 Half-Back 2 Da Future Trevor Lawrence Jaguars QB
6 68 The Best Players Available Rachaad White Buccaneers RB
6 69 Zero RB 4 Life James Cook Bills RB
6 70 The Hype Trains Javonte Williams Broncos RB
6 71 Mavericks D’Andre Swift Eagles RB
6 72 Steady Eddies Isiah Pacheco Chiefs RB
7 73 Steady Eddies Tyler Lockett Seahawks WR
7 74 Mavericks Nick Bosa 49ers DL
7 75 The Hype Trains Jahan Dotson Commanders WR
7 76 Zero RB 4 Life David Montgomery Lions RB
7 77 The Best Players Available Dallas Goedert Eagles TE
7 78 Half-Back 2 Da Future Dalvin Cook Jets RB
7 79 The Basic B's Christian Kirk Jaguars WR
7 80 Wild Card Jordan Addison Vikings WR
7 81 Jack Reacher Micah Parsons Cowboys DL/LB
7 82 The Trend Setters Derwin James Chargers DB
7 83 Voodoo Veterans Pat Freiermuth Steelers TE
7 84 Chalk Blockers Michael Pittman Jr. Colts WR
8 85 Chalk Blockers Brandon Aiyuk 49ers WR
8 86 Voodoo Veterans Tua Tagovailoa Dolphins QB
8 87 The Trend Setters George Pickens Steelers WR
8 88 Jack Reacher Mike Williams Chargers WR
8 89 Wild Card Mike Evans Buccaneers WR
8 90 The Basic B's Evan Engram Jaguars TE
8 91 Half-Back 2 Da Future Gabe Davis Bills WR
8 92 The Best Players Available Deshaun Watson Browns QB
8 93 Zero RB 4 Life Brian Robinson Commanders RB
8 94 The Hype Trains Zay Flowers Ravens WR
8 95 Mavericks Anthony Richardson Colts QB
8 96 Steady Eddies A.J. Dillon Packers RB
9 97 Steady Eddies Brandin Cooks Cowboys WR
9 98 Mavericks Dalton Kincaid Bills TE
9 99 The Hype Trains T.J. Watt Steelers DL/LB
9 100 Zero RB 4 Life Treylon Burks Titans WR
9 101 The Best Players Available Quentin Johnston Chargers WR
9 102 Half-Back 2 Da Future David Njoku Browns TE
9 103 The Basic B's Khalil Herbert Bears RB
9 104 Wild Card Antonio Gibson Commanders RB
9 105 Jack Reacher Zach Charbonnet Seahawks RB
9 106 The Trend Setters Foyesade Oluokun Jaguars LB
9 107 Voodoo Veterans De'Von Achane Dolphins RB
9 108 Chalk Blockers Jamaal Williams Saints RB

To RB or Not to RB:

As I addressed above, several lead backs are available in the second tier of drafts. Some have established roles on good offenses, like Mixon and Etienne. Others should see elite volume on less effective units, like Najee Harris and Rhamondre Stevenson. However, those guys will cost you a third-round pick or more. For a much cheaper price, Zero RB teams can get tremendous RB value in the sixth or seventh rounds instead.

Ideal Zero RB targets in this range include David Montgomery, Isiah Pacheco, James Conner, Rachaad White, and Alvin Kamara. Not all of those players will fall into this range in your drafts, but several will. For Zero RB teams willing to gamble on a true RB1 option, Javonte Williams is the ideal home run swing thanks to his elite talent, role in a Sean Payton offense, and a reportedly strong return from injury. Montgomery, Kamara, James Cook, and Conner are safer options, though.

Manage Expectations for Rookie WRs:

There was a time when rookie wide receivers were taboo in redraft leagues. They were largely considered late-round flyers and rarely produced elite statistics in their first year. Then a string of strong rookie performances (Odell Beckham Jr., Ja’Marr Chase, Justin Jefferson, Mike Evans, etc.) convinced people to take freshman receivers in the fourth, fifth, and sixth rounds of redrafts. That trend shouldn’t continue in 2023, though.

Jaxon Smith-Njigba, Jordan Addison, Quentin Johnston, and Zay Flowers are all fine dynasty options with breakout potential if injuries strike. However, none of these players had the elite college film or production that Chase or Jefferson did. Worse, only Flowers has a realistic chance of being the top wideout on his team in 2023. Where Jefferson and Chase merited going in the fifth or sixth round as rookies, the top rookie in this class (Flowers or JSN) belongs at the seven/eight turn.

Don’t Reach on Defenders in 2023:

Historically, this is the range where "casual" IDP managers will draft the top defenders in fantasy. There was a time when that kind of investment made sense because Darius Leonard (now Shaquille Leonard) and T.J. Watt were pacing their positions in fantasy points by a healthy margin. Unfortunately, those superstars are no longer the hands-down leaders at their positions, and no one has risen to match their formerly elite fantasy values.

Because the gap between fantasy's top LBs and DLs has largely closed, managers in shallow IDP formats can afford to wait to fill their defensive positions. That said, casual IDP leagues will always see someone reach for the top defenders so they can "win the position." Derwin James is the best bang for your buck if you’re a shallow league manager and want to “win” a defensive position. James has paced the thin DB market in PPG for two years straight and should continue to do so in 2023.


Rounds 10-13 - IDP Mock Draft

Round Pick Fantasy Team Player NFL Team Pos.
10 109 Chalk Blockers Rashaad Penny Eagles RB
10 110 Voodoo Veterans Skyy Moore Chiefs WR
10 111 The Trend Setters Myles Garrett Browns DL
10 112 Jack Reacher Greg Dulcich Broncos TE
10 113 Wild Card Roquan Smith Ravens LB
10 114 The Basic B’s Nick Bolton Chiefs LB
10 115 Half-Back 2 Da Future Jalen Pitre Texans DB
10 116 The Best Players Available Michael Thomas Saints WR
10 117 Zero RB 4 Life Elijah Moore Browns WR
10 118 The Hype Trains Dak Prescott Cowboys QB
10 119 Mavericks Samaje Perine Broncos RB
10 120 Steady Eddies Romeo Doubs Packers WR
11 121 Steady Eddies JuJu Smith-Schuster Patriots WR
11 122 Mavericks Bobby Okereke Giants LB
11 123 The Hype Trains Talanoa Hufanga 49ers DB
11 124 Zero RB 4 Life Dalton Schultz Texans TE
11 125 The Best Players Available Kadarius Toney Chiefs WR
11 126 Half-Back 2 Da Future T.J. Edwards Bears LB
11 127 The Basic B’s Maxx Crosby Raiders DL
11 128 Wild Card Kayvon Thibodeaux Giants DL
11 129 Jack Reacher Josey Jewell Broncos LB
11 130 The Trend Setters Jaylen Warren Steelers RB
11 131 Voodoo Veterans Nico Collins Texans WR
11 132 Chalk Blockers Courtland Sutton Broncos WR
12 133 Chalk Blockers Rashod Bateman Ravens WR
12 134 Voodoo Veterans Jameson Williams Lions WR
12 135 The Trend Setters D.J. Chark Panthers WR
12 136 Jack Reacher Tank Dell Texans WR
12 137 Wild Card Kendre Miller Saints RB
12 138 The Basic B’s Roschon Johnson Bears RB
12 139 Half-Back 2 Da Future Rondale Moore Cardinals WR
12 140 The Best Players Available Tyler Boyd Bengals WR
12 141 Zero RB 4 Life Brian Burns Panthers DL
12 142 The Hype Trains Tank Bigsby Jaguars RB
12 143 Mavericks Odell Beckham Jr. Ravens WR
12 144 Steady Eddies Adam Thielen Panthers WR
13 145 Steady Eddies D’Onta Foreman Bears RB
13 146 Mavericks Jonathan Mingo Panthers WR
13 147 The Hype Trains Logan Wilson Bengals LB
13 148 Zero RB 4 Life Jeff Wilson Jr. Dolphins RB
13 149 The Best Players Available Darnell Mooney Bears WR
13 150 Half-Back 2 Da Future Matthew Judon Patriots DL
13 151 The Basic B’s Minkah Fitzpatrick Steelers DB
13 152 Wild Card Jalin Hyatt Giants WR
13 153 Jack Reacher Kyle Hamilton Ravens DB
13 154 The Trend Setters Jakobi Meyers Raiders WR
13 155 Voodoo Veterans Jaquan Brisker Bears DB
13 156 Chalk Blockers Isaiah Hodgins Giants WR

Defender Central:

This range is where most defenders come off the board in your casual IDP drafts. This is the range where the offensive talent starts to dwindle. Thus, it is a fine time to nail down starters at the defensive end. You'll notice teams that couldn't afford to nab some of the better defenders in this range were in a tough spot because their early draft philosophy left them thin at RB or WR.

Jalen Pitre, Talanoa Hufanga, and Myles Garrett are all top-five players at their position who should be available in this range. They are good reasons to pass on taking Micah Parsons, T.J. Watt, or Derwin James too early. Each has the potential to lead their positions in points if all goes well.

One defender who could end up going higher than most expect is Kayvon Thibodeaux. The former Duck has name recognition as a Jadeveon Clowney-level talent in college, and Thibodeaux is having a great summer in New York. Do not be surprised if the Oregon product is one of the bigger breakouts in IDP. He could be drafted like he’s already broken through.

Cheap Insurance with Upside:

This year’s rookie class is particularly deep at RB, even if the superstar talent dried up when Bijan Robinson and Jahmyr Gibbs went early in your draft. Players like Tank Bigsby and Roschon Johnson have had very good camps, meaning they could be usable insurance backs with RB2 upside if there’s an injury. Meanwhile, Jaylen Warren is routinely outperforming Najee Harris this preseason. It may be a matter of time before he takes the lead role. At his cost, Warren is a steal.


Rounds 14-16 - IDP Mock Draft

Round Pick Fantasy Team Player NFL Team Pos.
14 157 Chalk Blockers Jordyn Brooks Seahawks LB
14 158 Voodoo Veterans Jaelan Phillips Dolphins DL/LB
14 159 The Trend Setters Damien Harris Bills RB
14 160 Jack Reacher Jerick McKinnon Chiefs RB
14 161 Wild Card Jeremy Chinn Panthers DB
14 162 The Basic B's Daniel Jones Giants QB
14 163 Half-Back 2 Da Future Tyjae Spears Titans RB
14 164 The Best Players Available Devin White Buccaneers LB
14 165 Zero RB 4 Life Zaire Franklin Colts LB
14 166 The Hype Trains Justyn Ross Chiefs WR
14 167 Mavericks Jordan Poyer Bills DB
14 168 Steady Eddies Haason Reddick Eagles DL/LB
15 169 Steady Eddies Fred Warner 49ers LB
15 170 Mavericks Tyler Allgeier Falcons RB
15 171 The Hype Trains Sam LaPorta Lions TE
15 172 Zero RB 4 Life Budda Baker Cardinals DB
15 173 The Best Players Available Harrison Smith Vikings DB
15 174 Half-Back 2 Da Future Marvin Mims Jr. Broncos WR
15 175 The Basic B's Rashid Shaheed Saints WR
15 176 Wild Card Raheem Mostert Dolphins RB
15 177 Jack Reacher Alec Pierce Colts WR
15 178 The Trend Setters Elijah Mitchell 49ers RB
15 179 Voodoo Veterans C.J. Mosley Jets LB
15 180 Chalk Blockers Aidan Hutchinson Lions DL
16 181 Chalk Blockers L’Jarius Sneed Chiefs DB
16 182 Voodoo Veterans Kenneth Gainwell Eagles RB
16 183 The Trend Setters Aaron Rodgers Jets QB
16 184 Jack Reacher Jayden Reed Packers WR
16 185 Wild Card Puka Nakua Rams WR
16 186 The Basic B's Ezekiel Elliott Patriots RB
16 187 Half-Back 2 Da Future Rashee Rice Chiefs WR
16 188 The Best Players Available Alex Highsmith Steelers DL/LB
16 189 Zero RB 4 Life Allen Lazard Jets WR
16 190 The Hype Trains Deuce Vaughn Cowboys RB
16 191 Mavericks Evan Hull Colts RB
16 192 Steady Eddies Grant Delpit Browns DB

IDP Bargains Available Late in Shallow Leagues:

Perhaps my favorite IDP breakout this year is Jaelan Phillips, who has been getting tons of buzz out of the Dolphins' camp. The former Hurricane was seventh in the NFL in both quarterback pressures and quarterback hits last season. He finished 11th amongst all edge rushers in total tackles. If Phillips can turn more pressures into sacks, he should finish as a top-10 DL this season.

Another name that may jump out at you is Jordyn Brooks. The Texas Tech alum finished third in solo tackles last year and sixth in total takedowns. Brooks' stock is currently down because he is coming off a torn ACL, and Bobby Wagner is back in town. However, there is talk Brooks could be back for Week 1. His tackle totals were elite when Wagner was previously there. The injury is enough to scare me away from Brooks early, but he has tremendous upside as an IR stash or last-round pick.

Late-Round Flyers:

Some of the names in this range are better suited for dynasty. That said, guys like Deuce Vaughn, Justyn Ross, and Puka Nakua are getting significant preseason hype. They are all worth a late-round flyer if you have room to stash them on your bench. But they are likely to go higher than they should if you draft with guys who let training camp buzz drive their decisions. Ross, Vaughn, and Nakua all have outside shots of being fantasy relevant this year and could be good value if taken very late.

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Looks To Remain Undefeated
Xavier Gipson4 days ago

Takes Leap Forward Ahead Of Year 2
Malachi Corley4 days ago

Still Adjusting To NFL Speed
Rhamondre Stevenson4 days ago

Reaches Four-Year Extension With Patriots
PGA4 days ago

Byeong Hun An Withdraws From Travelers Championship
Jerry Jeudy4 days ago

To Open The Year In The Slot?
George Kittle4 days ago

Loses Significant Weight This Offseason
Johnny Walker4 days ago

A Slight Favorite At UFC Saudi Arabia
Volkan Oezdemir4 days ago

Looks To Extend Win Streak At UFC Saudi Arabia
Antonio Trocoli4 days ago

Takes Fight On Three Days Of Notice At UFC Saudi Arabia
Ikram Aliskerov4 days ago

Faces Former Champ In UFC Saudi Arabia Main Event
Robert Whittaker4 days ago

Faces Replacement Opponent In UFC Saudi Arabia Main Event
Khalil Herbert5 days ago

Could Be On Roster Bubble
Barclay Goodrow5 days ago

Moves Back To San Jose
Ty Dellandrea5 days ago

Sharks Acquire Ty Dellandrea
Darcy Kuemper5 days ago

Dealt To Kings
Pierre-Luc Dubois5 days ago

Traded To Washington
Kevin Bahl5 days ago

Moves To Calgary
Jacob Markstrom5 days ago

Devils Acquire Jacob Markstrom
Wyndham Clark5 days ago

Looking To Stop The Bleeding At Travelers Championship
Matt Fitzpatrick5 days ago

Looking For Consistency In Connecticut
George Kittle5 days ago

Recovered, Back On Field
Gardner Minshew II5 days ago

No Front-Runner Yet Between Aidan O'Connell, Gardner Minshew II
Brandin Cooks5 days ago

Dak Prescott, Brandin Cooks Elevate Their Rapport
Sepp Straka6 days ago

In Excellent Form For Travelers Championship
Brian Harman6 days ago

Finding Consistency Before Travelers Championship
Sahith Theegala6 days ago

Playing Well Heading To Travelers Championship
Matthew Stafford6 days ago

Wants More Guaranteed Money
Viktor Hovland6 days ago

Looks To Right The Ship At Travelers Championship
Scottie Scheffler6 days ago

Looking To Bounce Back At Travelers Championship
Justin Thomas6 days ago

Looking To Bounce Back At Travelers Championship
Scott Perunovich6 days ago

Earns One-Year Extension From Blues
Sam Burns6 days ago

A Flighty Pick For Travelers Championship
Filip Hronek6 days ago

Signs $58 Million Deal With Canucks
Barclay Goodrow6 days ago

Waived By Rangers
Collin Morikawa6 days ago

Looks To Improve On History At Travelers Championship
PGA6 days ago

Sungjae Im Has Been Thriving At Non-Major Events
Corey Conners6 days ago

Finding His Short Game
Tony Finau6 days ago

Brings Great Form To Travelers
Patrick Cantlay6 days ago

Looks For Ninth Career Win In Connecticut
Kirk Cousins6 days ago

Confident He'll Be Full-Go For Training Camp
Tom Kim6 days ago

Striking The Ball Well Ahead Of Travelers
Ludvig Aberg6 days ago

Seeks Second Tour Victory At Travelers
Tommy Fleetwood6 days ago

Lacks Upside At TPC River Highlands
Russell Henley6 days ago

An Intriguing Option At Travelers
Shane Lowry6 days ago

Be Wary Of Shane Lowry At Travelers Championship
Si Woo Kim6 days ago

Still Trying To Putt Consistently




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Fantasy Football Second-Year Breakouts For 2024

Every NFL season, we see second-year players break out. Those breakout players also become consistent fantasy football options throughout the season, which was certainly the case in 2023. Last year, those players included Kyren Williams, James Cook, Rachaad White, and Jake Ferguson. All four players broke out in a big way in Year 2 and became reliable fantasy options.... Read More

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Denver Broncos Fantasy Football Team Preview - QB, RB, WR, TE Outlooks

Welcome to my 2024 fantasy football preview for the Denver Broncos as part of my team-by-team fantasy football outlooks series.  We're officially onto the AFC West. This division is starting to look more and more like the AFC East when Tom Brady dominated it with the Patriots. The Broncos released former starting quarterback Russell Wilson this offseason, ensuring... Read More

Will Levis - Fantasy Football Rankings, Draft Sleepers, Waiver Wire Pickups

Top Fantasy Football Dynasty Sleepers Heading Into 2024 - Quarterbacks

With the 2024 NFL season approaching, dynasty fantasy football drafts are in full swing. A new crop of rookies is joining an already talented base of impact players, leaving dynasty fantasy football managers with difficult decisions regarding trades, draft picks, and roster construction. As these key decisions await managers, it is important to identify young... Read More

Deshaun Watson - Fantasy Football Rankings, Draft Sleepers, NFL Injury News

Fantasy Football Sleepers Outside The Top 150 Picks - 2024 Fantasy Football Outlook

Identifying sleepers is one of the most fun aspects of playing fantasy football. However, the odds of hitting on one are low. If you do manage to find one, it can give you a nice edge right out of the gates. The best thing about taking sleepers late in your draft? If they don’t work... Read More

2024 All-Breakout Team: Fantasy Football Sleepers and Risers

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Fantasy Football Quarterback Sleepers in Superflex Dynasty Leagues

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Taysom Hill - Fantasy Football Rankings, Waiver Wire Pickups, Draft Sleepers

Fantasy Football Late-Round Tight End Sleepers You Must Have in 2024

2024 may finally change course and the way we look at tight ends for fantasy football. In 2023, we saw 11 players average double-digit fantasy points at the position, compared to eight the year prior. Yes, we may no longer have WR1-level production from Travis Kelce, but an influx of talent and production has leveled... Read More

Drake Maye - Fantasy Football Rankings, College FB, QB, NFL Draft Sleepers

2024 FFPC Dynasty Startup Rookie ADP Analysis

Fantasy football season is gearing up, and it's never too early to dive into those Average Draft Position (ADP) reports. The sharks in high-stakes leagues are already circling in the Fantasy Football Players Championship (FFPC) waters, crafting their seasonal strategies. In this breakdown, I’m zeroing in on some fresh ADP trends for rookies in their... Read More

Devin Singletary - Fantasy Football Rankings, Draft Sleepers, NFL Injury News

New York Giants RBs Fantasy Football Outlook For 2024

The New York Giants are one of many teams whose backfield will look much different when the 2024 season begins. Longtime starting back Saquon Barkley departed in free agency after signing a new deal with the division-rival Philadelphia Eagles. As a result, the Giants signed former Buffalo Bills’ and Houston Texans’ running back Devin Singletary... Read More

Video: The Worst Current Draft Values at Running Back and Wide Receiver

We're already busy prepping for the upcoming fantasy football season here at RotoBaller! With early best ball drafts underway, it's time to dive into the ADP of some notable fantasy football players for the 2024 campaign. RotoBaller's David Rispoli digs into two players that might be the worst values in early 2024 fantasy football drafts.... Read More

On The Hot Seat? Five NFL Head Coaches Facing Make-Or-Break Seasons In 2024

With big-name free agents signed and the NFL Draft in the rearview, it's time to start turning our attention to the upcoming 2024 NFL season. This offseason was a banner year for NFL head coaching hires, as the market was flooded with both openings and strong, intriguing candidates. With the dust finally settled, eight NFL... Read More

Nico Collins - Fantasy Football Rankings, Draft Sleepers, NFL Injury News

Dynasty Players To Sell for 2024 Fantasy Football (Premium Content)

Dynasty fantasy football managers are used to being engaged in their leagues all year long, but it can be easy to get tunnel vision when a player succeeded for you last year or is trending up the following season. The offseason is all about knowing who to buy and who to sell before "the results"... Read More

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2024 Superflex Rankings for Fantasy Football Drafts: Kyler Murray, Jayden Daniels, Aaron Rodgers, D'Andre Swift, Zay Flowers, Dalton Kincaid

Hey, RotoBallers! We are back with more fantasy football rankings to help prepare you for your upcoming drafts! Today, we will review our NFL team's superflex rankings. For those unfamiliar with superflex leagues, they are a format that allows you to start a quarterback in the flex position but does not require you to. Quarterbacks... Read More