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About Mike Riggall - RotoBaller

I played Division III college lacrosse at SUNY Potsdam and currently coach varsity lacrosse at a high school in Cincinnati, Ohio. I live in Loveland, Ohio with my wife and two boys. I have been writing about the NFL and fantasy football since 2017, most recently for Fighting Chance Fantasy before joining the Rotoballer team.

Mike Riggall - RotoBaller has written 23 articles so far, you can find them below.


Week 11 Surprises? We Must Overreact - Jeff Driskel, Bo Scarbrough, Ryan Griffin

In Week 11, Josh Allen scorched the Dolphins Defense for three touchdowns through the air and one touchdown on the ground, finishing as the No. 1 quarterback on the week. As expected, Lamar Jackson and Dak Prescott finished as top-five quarterbacks, while Sam Darnold rebounded in a "get well" matchup against the Redskins. Kyle Allen... Read More

2 days ago

Derrius Guice Scores Against The Jets

Washington Redskins running back Derrius Guice touched the ball eight times in the Redskins 17-34 loss to the Jets, gaining 69 yards and scoring one touchdown. On Guice's touchdown, he caught a screen pass from Dwayne Haskins and showed tremendous burst, taking it 45 yards, breaking at least one tackle just before the end zone.... Read More

3 days ago

Dwayne Haskins Throws Two Touchdowns In Week 11

Washington Redskins quarterback Dwayne Haskins finished Week 11 by going 19-of-35 passing for 214 yards, two touchdowns and one interception. On Haskins 45-yard touchdown pass to Derrius Guice, he stared down a heavy blitz from the Jets Defense and threw the ball as he was getting hit. Haskins also had a 67-yard pass to Terry... Read More

3 days ago

Terry McLaurin Has A 67-Yard Catch Called Back

Washington Redskins wide receiver Terry McLaurin looked explosive in the Redskins Week 11 loss to the Jets, catching three of his four targets for 69 yards. The Jets outside cornerbacks have been terrible in 2019, and McLaurin could have had an even bigger day if he didn't have a 67-yard catch called back because of... Read More

3 days ago

Wide Receiver / Cornerback Matchups To Target in Week 11

In Week 10, the Buccaneers defeated the Cardinals in a game that featured a whopping 57 points scored between the two teams. Christian Kirk was expected to exploit the Buccaneers weak secondary, and he exceeded all expectations by catching three touchdowns, finishing as the No. 1 wide receiver on the week. On the other side... Read More

4 days ago


Week 10 Surprises? We Must Overreact Immediately!

In Week 10, Christian Kirk, Darius Slayton, Tyreek Hill, and Michael Thomas all had beatable cornerback matchups and finished as the top-four wide receivers in PPR scoring. At running back, Derrick Henry exploited a poor Chiefs run defense and rumbled for 188 yards and two touchdowns, finishing as the No. 1 running back on the week. Ronald... Read More

1 week ago

Week 10 Wide Receiver / Cornerback Matchups To Target in Week 10

In Week 9, the Seahawks defeated the Buccaneers 40-34 and, as expected, provided some offensive fireworks. The high-scoring contest resulted in Tyler Lockett, Mike Evans, and D.K. Metcalf all finishing in the top-three of fantasy scoring at the wide receiver position. Tyreek Hill proved to be too fast for the Vikings secondary, finishing as the... Read More

2 weeks ago

Week 9 Surprises? We Must Overreact

In Week 9 several high-end players had exploitable matchups and came through in a big way. Mike Evans, Tyler Lockett, and D.K. Metcalf were all expected to have big games, and all three finished in the top three in PPR scoring. At running back, David Montgomery scored two touchdowns as he continues to emerge as... Read More

2 weeks ago

Wide Receiver / Cornerback Matchups To Target in Week 9

In Week 8, the only unfamiliar faces to crack the top 15 at the wide receiver position were Chris Conley and Hunter Renfrow. Conley's big day came because Dede Westbrook was in and out of the game as he struggled with a shoulder injury, resulting in more targets heading Conley's way. Renfrow was fantasy-relevant because he... Read More

3 weeks ago

We Must Overreact Immediately! Week 8 Outliers

Week 8 didn't offer too many surprises for the most part. There were, however, a few players that registered multiple-touchdown performances which elevated them up the ranks, such as Aaron Jones (2 TD), Tevin Coleman (4 TD), Latavius Murray (2 TD) and Mike Evans (2 TD). For the most part, the players that scored multiple... Read More

3 weeks ago


Wide Receiver Matchups To Target in Week 8

In Week 7, a good number of the wide receivers that registered top-12 production were not the usual cast of characters. The No.1 wide receiver on the week was Marvin Jones who turned four of his 10 catches into touchdowns. Zach Pascal scored two touchdowns finishing as the No. 2 receiver on the week, while... Read More

4 weeks ago

We Must Overreact Immediately! Week 7 Outliers

Week 7 seemed extremely fluky for fantasy football purposes. Devonta Freeman was ejected, and players like Will Fuller, Adam Thielen and Kerryon Johnson were both forced from their games very early on which hurt a lot of fantasy owners. The Rams wide receivers were supposed to light the world on fire against a Falcons secondary that... Read More

4 weeks ago

Miles Boykin Catches Two Passes In Week 7

Baltimore Ravens wide receiver Miles Boykin led the team in receiving in Week 7 against the Seahawks, hauling in both of his targets for 55 yards and no touchdowns. With No. 1 wide receiver Marquise Brown out of the lineup, Boykin was in a prime position to come through against a shaky Seahawks secondary, but... Read More

1 month ago

Mark Ingram Has Just 13 Touches

Baltimore Ravens running back Mark Ingram carried the ball just 12 times in Week 7 for 46 yards and no touchdowns. Ingram added one catch for seven yards in the passing game in what ended up being a slow day for the ball carrier. The Ravens Defense came to play on Sunday, scoring two touchdowns,... Read More

1 month ago

Mark Andrews Leads The Ravens In Targets

Baltimore Ravens tight end Mark Andrews led the team in targets in Week 7 with eight, hauling in just two of them for 39 yards. Andrews had a few brutal drops in a game where the Ravens threw the ball just 20 times. The Ravens face the Patriots coming off their bye in Week 9... Read More

1 month ago


Lamar Jackson Gains 116 Yards Rushing

Baltimore Ravens quarterback Lamar Jackson didn't light it up through the air in the Ravens 30-16 victory over the Seahawks, going just 9-of-20 passing for 143 yards and no touchdowns. Jackson made up for his shortcomings in the passing game by carrying the ball 14 times for 116 yards and a touchdown, making Week 7... Read More

1 month ago

Wide Receiver Matchups To Target in Week 7

In Week 6, Julio Jones didn't score, but he came through with a decent fantasy day, going over 100-yards receiving. Brandin Cooks brutal Week 6 showing was a little bit of a surprise given his 2018 track record against the 49ers, but the Rams offensive line was overwhelmed which led to a rough day for... Read More

1 month ago

We Must Overreact Immediately! Week 6 Outliers

In Week 6, several players exploded in fantasy lineups. There were a few receivers that were above the rest of the pack in Week 6, such as Stefon Diggs, Terry McLaurin, Chris Godwin and Tyreek Hill, but there shouldn't be any surprises there as those guys should have been in fantasy lineups. At the quarterback... Read More

1 month ago

Wide Receiver Waiver Wire Pickups - Week 7

We weren't really surprised by the top-scoring fantasy wide receivers from Week 6. Out of the top-20 receivers, only Jamison Crowder, Auden Tate and Jaron Brown were less than 50% owned. Jaron Brown (0% owned) was only targeted five times but he scored two touchdowns off of those five targets. Auden Tate (23% owned) hauled... Read More

1 month ago

Baker Mayfield Taken To The Locker Room

Cleveland Browns quarterback Baker Mayfield appeared to injure his lower back in the third quarter against the Seahawks. Mayfield was taken to the locker room for evaluation, but he promptly returned without missing a single snap and is currently back in the game. It appears Mayfield will tough this one out, but his Week 7... Read More

1 month ago


Will Dissly Out With Achilles Injury

Seattle Seahawks tight end Will Dissly went down in Week 6 against the Browns with an injury to his achilles. The injury was non-contact, and Dissly was quickly ruled out for the remainder of the game. At the time of the injury, Dissly was just targeted just once and failed to haul it in. Luke... Read More

1 month ago

Wide Receiver Matchups To Target in Week 6

In Week 5, Houston Texans wide receiver Will Fuller was the best wide receiver play of the week. Even if you didn't play Fuller and missed out on his big day, you still had a chance to win your DFS contests if you played other receiver options that were recommended in this column, such as Michael... Read More

1 month ago

We Must Overreact Immediately! Week 5 Outliers

In Week 5, there were several players that exploded in fantasy lineups, scoring multiple touchdowns. Wide receivers Will Fuller, Michael Thomas, D.J. Chark, Adam Thielen, Chris Godwin and Allen Robinson all had multiple receiving touchdowns and should have been in fantasy lineups in leagues of all sizes. Although these studs had huge performances, Week 5... Read More

1 month ago

Wide Receiver Matchups To Target in Week 5

In Week 4, Cooper Kupp and Kenny Golladay came through in a big way if you rolled them out in your DFS lineups. The other wide receivers that were recommended in this weekly piece didn't have the greatest days at the office. D.J. Moore had a great matchup, but he simply wasn't targeted often enough... Read More

2 months ago

We Must Overreact Immediately! Week 4 Outliers

Through the first four weeks of the NFL season, we are starting to get a better picture of the fantasy landscape as offensive roles continue to solidify. However, as we start to figure out who the go-to-guys are on each team, so are opposing defensive coordinators. Because of this, from week to week, certain studs... Read More

2 months ago


Auden Tate Targeted Six Times In Loss

Cincinnati Bengals wide receiver Auden Tate looked good in the Week 4 loss to the Steelers, but quarterback Andy Dalton simply couldn't get the ball to him consistently. Dalton struggled behind a makeshift offensive line, connecting with Tate four times off of six targets for 50 yards. The Florida State product heads into Week 5 with... Read More

2 months ago

Tyler Eifert Has A Quiet Week 4

Cincinnati Bengals tight end Tyler Eifert was targeted five times in Week 4 against the Steelers, hauling in just two of them for 27 yards. Eifert was targeted in the end zone once, but he failed to catch the pass. The Bengals tight end remains a touchdown-dependent streaming option at the tight end position in... Read More

2 months ago

Andy Dalton Sacked Eight Times By Steelers

Cincinnati Bengals quarterback Andy Dalton had a Monday night to forget in Week 4 against the Steelers as the Bengals fell to 0-4 on the season. The Bengals offensive line was outmatched by the Steelers defensive front all night, and as a result Dalton was sacked eight times in the contest. The TCU product ended... Read More

2 months ago

Ricky Seals-Jones Scores In Week 4

Cleveland Browns tight end Ricky Seals-Jones had a decent day in Week 4 while filling in for the injured David Njoku (wrist), catching all three of his targets for 82 yards and one touchdown. Seals-Jones had a long play of 59 yards on a play where he was left wide open by the Ravens secondary.... Read More

2 months ago

Odell Beckham Jr. Slowed By Marlon Humphrey

Cleveland Browns wide receiver Odell Beckham Jr. was contained for much of the day by Baltimore Ravens cornerback Marlon Humphrey. Beckham was targeted seven times in the game but was only able to come down with two of them for 20 yards. The Ravens clearly made an effort to slow down Beckham, and the other... Read More

2 months ago


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