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About Andrew Ericksen - RotoBaller

An enthusiast on all things sports and especially all things fantasy sports, Andrew was raised amidst a Detroit sports scene that included an 0-16 Lions team and a 119-loss Tigers team, but still his Detroit fan-hood never wavered. Andrew is thrilled to be part of the RotoBaller team, eager to give his insight on the right moves for fantasy players to make throughout the season.

Andrew Ericksen - RotoBaller has written 895 articles so far, you can find them below.


Danny Amendola Catches Three Passes For 21 Yards

Detroit Lions wide receiver Danny Amendola caught all three of his targets in Week 12 and went on to gain 21 yards on the day. Amendola has continued to be involved in the offense, with at least three catches in six straight games now, but he's only topped 50 receiving yards three times this year.... Read More

3 months ago

Marvin Jones Catches Five Passes On 11 Targets

Detroit Lions wide receiver Marvin Jones was certainly a favorite target of quarterback Jeff Driskel in the team's Week 12 loss to the Redskins. Unfortunately, he and Driskel struggled to connect on a number of their attempts. Jones earned a team-high 11 targets in the game, while no other Lion had more than four. Jones... Read More

3 months ago

Kenny Golladay Goes For 61 Yards In Week 12

Detroit Lions wide receiver Kenny Golladay caught all four of his targets in Week 12 for 61 yards. He led the team in receiving yards in the game. The Lions' passing game struggled in Week 12 as quarterback Jeff Driskel threw for only 207 yards and was picked off three times. Golladay's value certainly takes... Read More

3 months ago

J.D. McKissic Sees Just Three Touches In Week 12

Detroit Lions running back J.D. McKissic wasn't able to contribute much in Week 12, carrying the ball one time for three yards while adding two receptions for 17 yards. This was his first game in over a month with fewer than three receptions and his lowest yardage output since Week 8. The Lions have leaned... Read More

3 months ago

Ty Johnson Gains Just 21 Yards In Week 12

Detroit Lions running back Ty Johnson wasn't able to do much with his limited touches in Week 12 against the Redskins. Johnson carried the ball four times for 11 yards and added two catches for 10 yards on two targets. He's failed to top 25 yards from scrimmage in three straight games now. Bo Scarbrough... Read More

3 months ago


Bo Scarbrough Rushes For 98 Yards In Week 12

Detroit Lions running back Bo Scarbrough was the lead rusher for the team for the second straight week in Week 12. He carried the ball 18 times for 98 yards as no other Detroit running back had more than four carries. Scarbrough is the clear No. 1 running back in Detroit right now and it... Read More

3 months ago

Jeff Driskel Throws Three Interceptions In Week 12

Detroit Lions quarterback Jeff Driskel struggled against the Redskins in Week 12, throwing three interceptions in the team's 19-16 loss. Driskel completed 20-of-33 passes in the game for 207 yards and a touchdown. He also added 63 rushing yards. His fantasy day wasn't a complete disaster, but given the favorable matchup and his solid showing... Read More

3 months ago

Peyton Barber Goes For Just 32 Yards In Week 12

Tampa Bay Buccaneers running back Peyton Barber struggled to get much of anything going in Week 12 against the Falcons. He carried the ball 11 times for 32 yards, with no rushes of more than eight yards. Ronald Jones II was the team's leading rusher in the game, gaining 51 yards on 12 carries. It's... Read More

3 months ago

Ronald Jones II Rushes For 51 Yards And A Touchdown

Tampa Bay Buccaneers running back Ronald Jones II carried the ball 12 times for 51 yards and a touchdown against the Falcons in Week 12. He also caught three passes on three targets for 16 yards. Peyton Barber had just one fewer carry than Jones in the game, but gained only 32 yards, compared with... Read More

3 months ago

Jameis Winston Throws For Three Touchdowns In Week 12

In Week 12, Tampa Bay Buccaneers quarterback Jameis Winston recorded his first three-touchdown game since Week 4. He completed 18-of-28 passes for 313 yards on the day, the second straight week he'd thrown for exactly 313 yards. Winston had two interceptions in the game, his third straight game with at least two picks. Still, owners... Read More

3 months ago


Falcons Defense Pummeled By Buccaneers

The Falcons Defense had been rolling for two straight weeks following their bye in Week 9. However, this week, they fell back to earth in a big way. The Buccaneers lit them up for 35 points with 313 passing yards and 133 rushing yards. Buccaneers quarterback Jameis Winston threw two interceptions in the game, but... Read More

3 months ago

Younghoe Koo Perfect 3-For-3 On Field Goals In Week 12

Atlanta Falcons kicker Younghoe Koo stayed hot in Week 12, converting all three of his field goal attempts and his only extra-point attempt. He is now 10-for-11 on field goal attempts through three games as a Falcon. Koo is very much a solid starting option at kicker going forward. He'll look to keep the good... Read More

3 months ago

Jaeden Graham Reels In 53-Yard Catch In Week 12

Atlanta Falcons tight end Jaeden Graham had just one reception in Week 12, but luckily it was the team's biggest offensive play of the day. Graham had a 53-yard reception that nearly equalled the 55 receiving yards he had all year coming into the game. With Austin Hooper (knee) out, Graham has seen a slight... Read More

3 months ago

Julio Jones Catches Five Passes For 68 Yards In Week 12

Atlanta Falcons wide receiver Julio Jones (shoulder) briefly left the game in Week 12 with a shoulder injury, but returned, despite the team trailing by a wide margin. Jones didn't have one of his best games in Week 12, finishing third on the team in both receiving yards and targets behind Calvin Ridley and Russell... Read More

3 months ago

Russell Gage Records Eight Catches In Week 12

Atlanta Falcons wide receiver Russell Gage had a career-best day in Week 12 against the Buccaneers. He caught eight of his ten targets for 76 yards in the game. All three of those stats were season-highs for Gage and his eight catches led the team in Week 12. Gage has at least four receptions in... Read More

3 months ago


Calvin Ridley Totals 100 Yards With A Touchdown In Week 12

Atlanta Falcons wide receiver Calvin Ridley was one of the team's lone bright spots in a 35-22 Week 12 loss to the Buccaneers. Ridley was targeted a team-high 14 times in the game and came down with eight receptions for 85 yards and a touchdown. He also had a 15-yard carry in the game to... Read More

3 months ago

Brian Hill Completely Stuffed In Week 12

Atlanta Falcons running back Brian Hill struggled for the second straight game in Week 12. He carried the ball nine times and managed to gain just 14 yards. He caught three passes in the game, which is nice for PPR formats, but gained only 13 yards on the three catches. This performance comes a week... Read More

3 months ago

Qadree Ollison Scores In Second Straight Game

Atlanta Falcons rookie running back Qadree Ollison found his way into the end zone for the second straight game in Week 12. Ollison carried the ball eight times for 20 yards and a score while adding a seven-yard reception. It was a heavier workload for him this week after he saw just four carries and... Read More

3 months ago

Matt Ryan Struggles, Fails To Score In Week 12

Atlanta Falcons quarterback Matt Ryan had a rough game in Week 12, despite a favorable matchup against the Buccaneers at home. Ryan completed 23-of-46 passes on the day for 271 yards. He failed to score a touchdown in the game. He threw an interception, lost a fumble and he was sacked a total of six... Read More

3 months ago

Bills Defense Smothers Broncos In Week 12

The Bills Defense came out strong in Week 12, holding the Broncos to just three points on the day, the fewest points the team has given up all year. The Broncos only managed 49 passing yards and 85 rushing yards in the game. The Bills recorded four sacks on quarterback Brandon Allen and added an... Read More

3 months ago


Dawson Knox Quiet In Week 12

Buffalo Bills tight end Dawson Knox was quiet in the team's Week 12 win over the Broncos. Knox caught both of his targets in the game, but went for only 11 yards, his third-lowest yardage output on the year. The Bills went with a run-heavy attack in the game, while Cole Beasley was the prime... Read More

3 months ago

John Brown Scores Late Touchdown In Week 12

Buffalo Bills wide receiver John Brown was on the verge of having his worst performance of the year in Week 12. However, he was able to come through with a fourth quarter touchdown to save his day. Brown was matched up against star cornerback Chris Harris Jr. in the game and that made things difficult... Read More

3 months ago

Cole Beasley Goes For 76 Yards And A Score In Week 12

Buffalo Bills wide receiver Cole Beasley led the team in receptions (6), receiving yards (76) and targets (9) in Week 12 against the Broncos. He also scored one of the team's two touchdowns in the game, his fourth touchdown reception of the year. Beasley's nine targets were the most he's had in a game since... Read More

3 months ago

Frank Gore Has A Decent Showing In Week 12

Buffalo Bills running back Frank Gore had one of his best games in weeks against the Broncos, carrying the ball 15 times for 66 yards. It was his first game with over 60 rushing yards since Week 4. Unfortunately for Gore, rookie running back Devin Singletary stole the show, carrying the ball 21 times for... Read More

3 months ago

T.J. Yeldon Inactive For Fifth Straight Game

The Buffalo Bills made running back T.J. Yeldon inactive for the fifth straight game in Week 12 against the Broncos. The team went with Devin Singletary and Frank Gore as their exclusive running backs once again and they performed extremely well, with Singletary posting the first 100-yard rushing game of his career and Gore adding... Read More

3 months ago


Devin Singletary Has First 100-Yard Game In Week 12

Buffalo Bills running back Devin Singletary was the focal point of the team's offense in Week 12, rushing the ball 21 times for a career-high 106 yards. He also added an eight-yard reception. Frank Gore performed adequately as well, with 15 carries for 66 yards in the game. If a few of Gore's carries had... Read More

3 months ago

Josh Allen Tops 50 Rushing Yards, Scores Twice In Week 12

Buffalo Bills quarterback Josh Allen had a career day in Week 11 against the Dolphins, but came down to earth a bit in Week 12 against the Broncos. He completed 15-of-25 passes for 185 yards and two touchdowns in Week 12. He also threw an interception, but added 57 rushing yards in the game. The... Read More

3 months ago

Mason Rudolph Benched For Devlin Hodges

The Pittsburgh Steelers made a switch at quarterback midway through their Week 12 game against the Bengals. Starting quarterback Mason Rudolph was struggling to get anything going, so he was replaced by Devlin Hodges. Rudolph completed just 8-of-16 passes for only 85 yards and also threw an interception in the game. Hodges went on to... Read More

3 months ago

Derek Carr Hits The Bench In Third Quarter

Oakland Raiders quarterback Derek Carr was pulled in the third quarter of Week 12's game against the Jets. The team was down 34-3 and Mike Glennon replaced him in the game. Carr couldn't get much of anything going in the game. He completed 15-of-27 passes for 127 yards, no touchdowns and an interception in the... Read More

3 months ago

Carson Wentz Leaves Week 12 Game With Injury

Philadelphia Eagles quarterback Carson Wentz (hand) was taken to the locker room near the end of the third quarter of Week 12's game against the Seahawks. He returned to the sidelines shortly after and began playing catch, but seemed to be favoring his hand. His return seems to be questionable in a game where the... Read More

3 months ago


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