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About Elliott Baas - RotoBaller

Elliott Baas is a lifelong fan of baseball, both real and fantastical. He has written for Fantasypros and The Fantasy Report.

Elliott Baas - RotoBaller has written 239 articles so far, you can find them below.


Blake Bortles (QB, JAC) - Week 11 Waiver Wire Pickups

BALLER MOVE: Add in Two-QB Leagues OWNED IN: 22% of Leagues ANALYSIS: Jacksonville Jaguars quarterback Blake Bortles had a solid fantasy day in Week 10, putting up 21.6 points in a loss to Indianapolis. He draws another good matchup in Week 11, taking on Pittsburgh at home. The Steelers have allowed 20.2 fantasy points per game... Read More

1 year ago

Lamar Jackson (QB, BAL) - Week 11 Waiver Wire Pickups

BALLER MOVE: Add in 14-Team Leagues OWNED IN: 7% of Leagues ANALYSIS: Baltimore Ravens quarterback Lamar Jackson was added in some leagues ahead of Sunday’s action as it was revealed that Joe Flacco might miss Week 11. Flacco was on crutches during the bye week, and as of writing, this has not received an official timetable for return.... Read More

1 year ago

Josh Rosen (QB, ARI) - Week 11 Waiver Wire Pickups

BALLER MOVE: Add in Two-QB Leagues OWNED IN: 4% of Leagues ANALYSIS: Arizona Cardinals quarterback Josh Rosen was a little disappointing in Week 10 against the Chiefs, but in a week where many two-quarterback league types are on bye Rosen could make for a solid desperation streamer. Rosen has had exactly one good game this year,... Read More

1 year ago

Marcus Mariota (QB, TEN) - Week 11 Waiver Wire Pickups

BALLER MOVE: Add in 14-Team Leagues OWNED IN: 30% of Leagues ANALYSIS: Tennessee Titans quarterback Marcus Mariota and the Titans shocked the Patriots this week with a commanding 34-10 win at home. Mariota put up 21.82 points in the victory, making it his second straight game with greater than 20 points. Before the bye week Mariota... Read More

1 year ago

DeVante Parker Has Arm In A Sling

Miami Dolphins wide receiver Devante Parker (shoulder) is dealing with another injury, as he suffered a shoulder injury late in Miami's Week 10 loss to Green Bay. Parker's left arm was in a sling as he left the locker room after the game. This is the third unique injury that Parker has suffered this season,... Read More

1 year ago


Jason Sanders Converts Four Field Goals In Week 10

Miami Dolphins kicker Jason Sanders had a nice day scoring in the Dolphins' 31-12 loss to Green Bay in Week 10. He was four-of-four in field goals and scored all 12 of Miami's points. Sanders has been one of the most reliable kickers in the league this season, having missed just one field goal and... Read More

1 year ago

Jakeem Grant Leaves Game With Leg Injury In Week 10

Miami Dolphins wide receiver Jakeem Grant left their 31-12 loss to Green Bay early with a leg injury. Grant pulled up lame on his first and only target of the game. He injured his left leg and could not put any weight on it, hopping to his sideline. Grant had been dealing with achilles soreness... Read More

1 year ago

Kenny Stills Has First Multi-Catch Game In Five Weeks

Miami Dolphins wide receiver Kenny Stills remains mired in a tough slump after another bad performance in Miami's 31-12 loss to Green Bay in Week 10. Stills caught two passes on two targets for 26 yards. This was Stills' first multi-catch game since Week 5, but that's hardly encouraging for the formerly volatile now idle... Read More

1 year ago

DeVante Parker Heavily Targeted In Week 10

Miami Dolphins wide receiver Devante Parker was a key piece to the Dolphins game plan in Week 10, leading the team with 11 targets in their 31-12 loss to Green Bay. Unfortunately, those targets came from Brock Osweiler, and Parker wound up with just five catches for 43 yards. The most egregious play occurred towards... Read More

1 year ago

Danny Amendola Hauls In Seven Passes Week 10

Miami Dolphins wide receiver Danny Amendola led the team in receiving in their 31-12 loss to Green Bay in Week 10. Amendola caught seven passes on 10 targets for 72 yards. Amendola has seen his production increase with Brock Osweiler under center, but with a bye for Miami in Week 11 and Ryan Tannehill on... Read More

1 year ago


Kenyan Drake Plays Second Fiddle In Week 10

Miami Dolphins running back Kenyan Drake took a backseat in Miami's 31-12 loss to Green Bay in Week 10. Drake rushed eight times for 27 yards and caught two passes for 11 yards. He was out-touched by Frank Gore 15-10 and out-gained 102-38. Drake has been a major disappointment this season after a huge finish... Read More

1 year ago

Frank Gore Rushes For 90 Yards In Week 10

Miami Dolphins running back Frank Gore was one of the few bright spots on offense for the team in their 31-12 loss to Green Bay in Week 10. Gore racked up 90 yards on 13 carries, including a 39-yard scamper. He also caught two passes for 12 yards. Gore out-touched Kenyan Drake 15-10 and out-gained... Read More

1 year ago

Brock Osweiler Turns In Another Poor Performance

Miami Dolphins quarterback Brock Osweiler gave a lackluster performance in Miami's 31-12 Week 10 loss to Green Bay. He was 23-37 passing for 213 yards with zero touchdowns and one interception. Osweiler was off-target on deep throws and docile in the pocket, unwilling to take chances or play with aggression. On one of the rare... Read More

1 year ago

DeVante Parker A Dicey Play In Week 10

Miami Dolphins wide receiver Devante Parker carries significant risk in his Week 10 matchup against Green Bay. Parker had a big game in Week 8, putting up 134 yards after returning from injury, but followed it up with a huge dud in Week 9, catching just one pass for eight yards. Brock Osweiler has neither... Read More

1 year ago

Kenny Stills A Desperation Play In Week 10

Miami Dolphins wide receiver Kenny Stills has had a rough 2018, and is nothing more than a desperation play in Week 10 against Green Bay. Stills has caught exactly one pass in his last three games and his production has taken a hit since Brock Osweiler took over as starting quarterback. Stills always has the... Read More

1 year ago


Nick Mullens (QB, SF) - Week 10 Waiver Wire Pickups

BALLER MOVE: Add in 14-Team Leagues OWNED IN: 3% of Leagues ANALYSIS: San Francisco 49ers quarterback Nick Mullens surprised everyone on Thursday Night Football, tossing three touchdown passes in the Niners’ 34-3 beatdown of the Oakland Raiders. He had a near perfect 151.9 passer rating and was named the starter for Week 10 against the Giants.... Read More

1 year ago

Week 10 Quarterback - Waiver Wire Adds and Pickups

Outside of Nick Mullens big Thursday Night performance, it was a rather quiet week for waiver wire quarterbacks. Some of the studs like Drew Brees and Matt Ryan had huge games, but there weren't many emergent names or standout performances in the middle tiers other than Mullens. Four teams are on bye this week, with... Read More

1 year ago

Sam Darnold (QB, NYJ) - Week 10 Waiver Wire Pickups

BALLER MOVE: Add in 14-Team Leagues OWNED IN: 3% of Leagues ANALYSIS: If you watched any of the Dolphins-Jets game, you want no part of New York Jets quarterback Sam Darnold and his four-pick self. The bad field conditions and Spencer Long's inability to snap the ball can excuse some of it but Darnold still made... Read More

1 year ago

Eli Manning (QB, NYG) - Week 10 Waiver Wire Pickups

BALLER MOVE: Add in 14-Team Leagues OWNED IN: 15% of Leagues ANALYSIS: It doesn't matter if the Giants' offensive woes are quarterback Eli Manning's fault or even whether he finishes the year as the starting quarterback. For Week 10, Manning is still viable as a streamer to replace Kirk Cousins or Deshaun Watson if needed. Manning entered Week 9 as... Read More

1 year ago

Josh Rosen (QB, ARI) - Week 10 Waiver Wire Pickups

BALLER MOVE: Add in 14-Team Leagues OWNED IN: 3% of Leagues ANALYSIS: Arizona Cardinals quarterback Josh Rosen had the best game of his young career in Week 8 against San Francisco, throwing for a career-high 252 yards and posting his first multi-touchdown game. Arizona had a bye week after this game and Rosen’s performance flew under the... Read More

1 year ago


Kenny Stills Catches One Pass In Week 9

Miami Dolphins wide receiver Kenny Stills was largely absent in Miami's 13-6 win over the Jets in Week 9. Stills caught one pass for 19 yards on one target. Stills was a surprise active for this game, and perhaps he wasn't healthy enough for a large role yet. Miami also took zero risks on offense,... Read More

1 year ago

DeVante Parker Lays An Egg In Week 9

Miami Dolphins wide receiver Devante Parker had a disappointing day in Miami's 13-6 win over the Jets in Week 9. Parker caught one pass for eight yards on two targets. Miami took zero risks on offense, mostly sticking to short passes which is bad for a receiver like Parker. Seven Miami players caught passes in... Read More

1 year ago

Danny Amendola Hauls In Five Passes In Week 9

Miami Dolphins wide receiver Danny Amendola led the team in receiving in Miami's 13-6 win over the Jets in Week 9. Amendola caught five passes for 47 yards on seven targets. Miami's game plan involved short, low-risk passes which favor Amendola's skill set as a slot receiver. Amendola is really only useful in PPR leagues,... Read More

1 year ago

Kenyan Drake Fails To Make An Impact In Week 9

Miami Dolphins running back Kenyan Drake was not very involved in Miami's 13-6 win over the Jets in Week 9. Drake rushed three times for nine yards and caught four passes for 26 yards. Frank Gore out-carried Drake 20-3 and out-touched him 21-7. Miami needed to play it safe and grind clock, which is why... Read More

1 year ago

Frank Gore Bottled Up By Jets In Week 9

Miami Dolphins running back Frank Gore had a hard time getting things going in Miami's 13-6 win over the Jets in Week 9. He rushed 20 times for 53 yards and caught one pass for six yards. The volume is certainly nice, but Gore needs to be a little more effective on a per carry... Read More

1 year ago


Brock Osweiler Underwhelming In Week 9

Miami Dolphins quarterback Brock Osweiler had an underwhelming day in Miami's 13-6 win over the Jets in Week 9. Osweiler was 15-for-24 passing for 139 yards with no touchdowns or interceptions. He was also sacked four times. As the final score suggests, this game was only good for the defenses. Unlike his counterpart Sam Darnold,... Read More

1 year ago

DeVante Parker A Decent Flex Option In Week 9

Miami Dolphins wide receiver Devante Parker will be looking to build upon his strong Week 8 in Week 9 against the Jets. Parker became Miami's number one receiver in Week 8 due to injuries to teammates and put up 134 yards. Kenny Stills may return this week, but Parker could still do well in a... Read More

1 year ago

Ryan Fitzpatrick (QB, TB) - Week 9 Waiver Wire Pickups

BALLER MOVE: Add in 12-Team Leagues OWNED IN: 26% of Leagues ANALYSIS: The Buccaneers benched quarterback Jameis Winston after Winston threw four interceptions in a 37-34 loss to Cincinnati during Week 8. Ryan Fitzpatrick then came in and made up an 18 point deficit to tie the game, only for Cincinnati to kick and a game-winning field goal... Read More

1 year ago

Derek Carr (QB, OAK) - Week 9 Waiver Wire Pickups

BALLER MOVE: Add in 2-QB Leagues OWNED IN: 26% of Leagues ANALYSIS: Oakland Raiders quarterback Derek Carr bounced back in a big way this week, going 21-for-28 passing for 244 yards and three touchdowns against Indianapolis last week. Carr gets a quick turnaround in Week 9 on Thursday Night Football and also takes on the San Francisco... Read More

1 year ago

Week 9 Quarterback Waiver Wire Adds and Pickups

Oh Buccaneers, you give us no respite from the quarterback shenanigans. When Tampa Bay's quarterbacks are good, they're really good. When they're bad, they're really bad. This week we're looking at the Tampa Bay situation among other quarterbacks to add for the upcoming week in fantasy football. Six teams are on bye this week, but... Read More

1 year ago


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