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About Riley Mrack - RotoBaller

@FantasyOnTheFli Canadian-born and raised, I'm an avid sports fan and fantasy expert on baseball and football.

Riley Mrack - RotoBaller has written 688 articles so far, you can find them below.


Tyrell Williams A WR4 Versus Titans

Oakland Raiders wide receiver Tyrell Williams is coming off his worst game of the season (1/9/0), and his Week 14 matchup doesn't appear that encouraging either. The Titans have allowed the sixth-most passing yards in the league (260.1 YPG), but have kept opposing WRs out of the end zone in five of their last seven... Read More

2 months ago

Derek Carr Not A Viable Week 14 Option

Oakland Raiders quarterback Derek Carr is coming off back-to-back underwhelming performances as the Tennessee Titans come to town for a pivotal matchup this weekend. With both teams in the hunt for a Wild Card spot, the Raiders will need Carr to improve on his recent play with Josh Jacobs questionable for this Sunday. The Titans... Read More

2 months ago

Tyrell Williams Does Next To Nothing In Week 13

Oakland Raiders wide receiver Tyrell Williams had his worst game of the season in Week 13 as the team got steamrolled by the Chiefs 40-9. He caught one pass for a measly nine yards, which came on the final drive of the game. Williams did finish second on the team with four targets as the... Read More

2 months ago

Darren Waller Reaches 100 Yards In Garbage Time

Oakland Raiders tight end Darren Waller benefited from the team playing from behind for most of the game as he caught a team-high seven receptions for 100 yards. It was the first time the 26-year-old reached triple-digit yards since Week 7, which was also the last time he caught more than five passes. Waller was... Read More

2 months ago

Derek Carr Has Tough Day At The Office

Oakland Raiders quarterback Derek Carr flopped for the second straight week in the team's 38-9 blowout loss to the Chiefs. He completed 20 of 30 passes for 222 yards and a touchdown while throwing two interceptions, one of which was returned to the house. It was the second time this season Carr threw multiple picks,... Read More

2 months ago


Josh Jacobs Runs For 100 Yards In Blowout Loss

Oakland Raiders running back Josh Jacobs picked up his fifth 100-yard game of the season in the team's blowout loss to the Chiefs on Sunday. The rookie did his part with helping the offense as he totaled 104 yards on 17 carries (6.1 YPC), but was disappointingly held without a catch. Jacobs ceded passing work... Read More

2 months ago

Tyrell Williams A TD-Dependant WR3

Oakland Raiders wide receiver Tyrell Williams will look to snap his four-game touchdown skid this Sunday in a crucial game versus the Kansas City Chiefs. He posted an admirable 5/46/1 line when these teams faced off against each other back in Week 2, but the game script called for a lot more passing plays in... Read More

2 months ago

Josh Jacobs An RB1 Versus Chiefs

Oakland Raiders running back Josh Jacobs is in a smash spot for this week's matchup versus the Kansas City Chiefs. When these two teams met in Week 2, the rookie compiled 99 yards on 12 carries (8.25 YPC) in a game that Oakland fell from behind early and was forced to throw the ball more.... Read More

2 months ago

Darren Waller In Bounce-Back Spot In Week 13

Oakland Raiders tight end Darren Waller has let fantasy managers down over the past month, but he has a good matchup in Week 13 to help right the ship. He'll square off against a Chiefs passing defense that has allowed the sixth-most points to the position so far this season, including two TDs against in... Read More

2 months ago

Derek Carr A Risky QB2 Versus Chiefs

Oakland Raiders quarterback Derek Carr is coming off his worst game of the season where he was benched for the fourth quarter after passing for just 127 scoreless yards against the Jets. On paper, his Chiefs opponent in Week 13 measures up similarly and held Carr to his second-worst performance of the season back in... Read More

2 months ago


2019 Season in Review - Edwin Diaz

After a lights-out 2018 campaign, Edwin Diaz emerged into the elite class of closers heading into the 2019 season. He wrapped up his historic year with the second-most saves in a single season (57) to go along with a sparkling 1.96 ERA, 0.79 WHIP, and 44.3% K-rate. The Mariners sold high on their young hurler... Read More

2 months ago

Tyrell Williams Flops Versus Jets

Oakland Raiders wide receiver Tyrell Williams was one of many players to struggle for the offense in the team's 34-3 loss to the Jets on Sunday. He hauled in two of his six targets for a paltry 18 yards in what was easily the worst game of the season for the squad. Williams has now... Read More

2 months ago

Josh Jacobs Stymied By Jets Defense

Oakland Raiders running back Josh Jacobs failed to do much in the team's 34-3 blowout loss to the Jets in Week 12. He tied a season-low with 10 carries as he ran for 34 yards against a New York team that is excellent at stopping the run. The rookie added one catch for a measly... Read More

2 months ago

Darren Waller Logs 41 Yards In Loss

Oakland Raiders tight end Darren Waller had another underwhelming outing in the team's 34-3 blowout loss to the Jets on Sunday. He caught three of his six targets for 41 yards, marking his fourth straight game without a touchdown. After signing a multi-year contract extension with the team last month, Waller hasn't put up TE1... Read More

2 months ago

Hunter Renfrow Catches Three Passes In Injury-Shortened Game

Oakland Raiders wide receiver Hunter Renfrow had a quiet day versus the Jets on Sunday, catching three passes for 31 yards. The rookie was forced from the game in the second half after suffering an injury to his ribs, but there's no word yet of the severity. The offense as a whole struggled in this... Read More

2 months ago


Tyrell Williams A WR3 Versus Jets

Oakland Raiders wide receiver Tyrell Williams hasn't found the same success that he had in the early going of the season, but he will have a juicy matchup in Week 12 to make up for lost time. After recording a touchdown in his first five games of the season, he's yet to hit paydirt in... Read More

2 months ago

Raiders Defense Streamable In Week 12

The Oakland Raiders Defense is coming off back-to-back stellar weeks and is in a superb spot to keep the trend going in Week 12. Led by the reigning Defensive Player of the Week Maxx Crosby, they've piled up 10 sacks and five turnovers in their last two games, helping them earn double-digit fantasy point totals... Read More

2 months ago

Darren Waller Hoping To End Slump Versus Jets

Oakland Raiders tight end Darren Waller has underwhelmed in recent weeks after a scorching start to the 2019 season, but he will look to rebound in Week 12. After averaging over seven catches and 80 yards a game through his first six contests, he's averaged just 3/45 in his four games since. The 26-year-old has... Read More

2 months ago

Derek Carr Has Another Favorable Matchup In Week 12

Oakland Raiders quarterback Derek Carr will be on the streaming radar once again in Week 12 when the team travels to New York to face the Jets. He'll face a defense that has allowed the 11th-most fantasy points to the position this season, including serving up big games to Ryan Fitzpatrick, Gardner Minshew, and Dwayne... Read More

2 months ago

Josh Jacobs Limited On Wednesday

Oakland Raiders running back Josh Jacobs (shoulder) was listed as limited for Wednesday's practice, but is in no danger of missing Sunday's game versus the Jets. It's nothing new for the rookie's designation as the team is merely managing his workload after a heavy usage so far this season. Jacobs will be a fringe RB1... Read More

2 months ago


2019 Season in Review - Trevor Bauer

Trevor Bauer disappointed fantasy managers everywhere in 2019 after a dominant 2018 campaign where he finished sixth in AL Cy Young voting. Setting career-bests with a 2.21 ERA, 1.09 WHIP, and 221 strikeouts in 175.1 IP (30.8% K%), the 28-year-old entered the 2019 draft season as a top-10 pitcher with an ADP of 31. His... Read More

2 months ago

Hunter Renfrow Stays Relevant With Five Catches

Oakland Raiders wide receiver Hunter Renfrow caught five passes for 66 yards as the team edged the Bengals 17-10 in their home victory. The Clemson product finished only one behind Darren Waller in targets with six as he recorded his fourth-straight game with four or more catches. Renfrow has emerged as a favored target for... Read More

2 months ago

Darren Waller Logs 78 Receiving Yards

Oakland Raiders tight end Darren Waller caught five passes for 78 yards on Sunday as the team went on to defeat the Bengals 17-10 in Week 11. He also rushed once for a two-yard loss and was vultured by Foster Moreau's TD grab in the second quarter as he's now left fantasy owners wanting more... Read More

2 months ago

Tyrell Williams Leads Raiders In Receiving Sunday

Oakland Raiders wide receiver Tyrell Williams caught all four of his targets for a team-high 82 yards in the team's 17-10 win over the Bengals on Sunday. The veteran finished third in targets, but made the most of his opportunities as he picked up several big gains throughout the contest. After starting the season with... Read More

2 months ago

Josh Jacobs Totals 124 Yards In Win

Oakland Raiders running back Josh Jacobs had a fine day on the ground Sunday as he picked up 112 yards on 23 carries, but was unable to find the end zone in the 17-10 win. He added another 12 yards on three catches, but lost his first career fumble inside the 10-yard line on the... Read More

2 months ago


Derek Carr Does Enough To Beat Bengals

Oakland Raiders quarterback Derek Carr led his team to victory for the third straight week in their 17-10 win over the Bengals on Sunday. He completed 25 of 29 passes for 292 yards and a touchdown, while also rushing for a one-yard score for good measure. Carr turned the ball over for the first time... Read More

2 months ago

Darren Waller Looking To Rebound In Week 11

Oakland Raiders tight end Darren Waller has strung together three underwhelming outings, but he will look to right the ship in Week 11 versus the Bengals. The 26-year-old has caught just seven passes over the last three weeks after averaging over seven receptions a game through the team's first six games. Teams have begun to... Read More

2 months ago

Tyrell Williams A WR3 Versus Bengals

After a couple of down weeks, Oakland Raiders wide receiver Tyrell Williams will look to rebound in a great matchup versus the Cincinnati Bengals. The Bengals Defense is susceptible to the passing game, and it's looking likely that their top cornerback Dre Kirkpatrick will be sidelined once again. This is terrific news for Williams, who... Read More

2 months ago

Derek Carr Streamable Versus Bengals

Oakland Raiders quarterback Derek Carr will be on the streaming radar in Week 11 as the lowly Cincinnati Bengals travel to the West coast for Sunday's game. The Bengals Defense has been awful this season, giving up the third-most fantasy points to the QB position, including five-straight 20 or more point performances. On the flip... Read More

3 months ago

Raiders Defense A Rare Streaming Option

The Oakland Raiders Defense is a viable streaming option in this week's matchup versus the winless Bengals and rookie quarterback Ryan Finley. Cincinnati is giving up the fourth-most fantasy points to the D/ST position this season, including five double-digit performances in nine games. Finley and the Bengals offense surrendered three turnovers and 24 fantasy points... Read More

3 months ago


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