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About Taylor Maxston - RotoBaller

Born and raised in Alberta, Canada, I have been fortunate enough to have played, coached, and analyzed football while learning from some of the most influential people in my life along the way. Those experiences have inspired a passion for fantasy football that I hope to share with readers and other content creators!

Taylor Maxston - RotoBaller has written 633 articles so far, you can find them below.


Eric Ebron Finds the End Zone One More Time to Close 2018

Indianapolis Colts tight end Eric Ebron caught for of his six targets for 60 yards and a touchdown in a 33-17 win over the Tennessee Titans. If Ebron was dealing with a knee issue, it certainly didn't show as the Colts tight end caught a strike from quarterback Andrew Luck to give the Colts a... Read More

1 year ago

T.Y. Hilton Kept in Check by Tennessee

Indianapolis Colts wide receiver T.Y. Hilton caught two of his six targets for 61 yards in a 33-17 win over the Tennessee Titans. Aside from a 43-yard catch and run on a screen play at the end of the first half, Hilton was noticeably quiet in a game that had a playoff berth on the... Read More

1 year ago

Dontrelle Inman Proves Critical to Week 17 Victory

Indianapolis Colts wide receiver Dontrelle Inman caught five of his six targets for 77 yards and a touchdown in a 33-17 win over the Tennessee Titans on Sunday. Inman was the first Colt to find the end zone on a beautiful pass from quarterback Andrew Luck and could have had another one later in the... Read More

1 year ago

Andrew Luck Propels Colts to Playoffs with Big Game

Indianapolis Colts quarterback Andrew Luck completed 24 of his 35 pass attempts for 285 yards, three touchdowns, and an interception in a 33-17 win over the Tennessee Titans. He also added seven carries for 17 yards on the ground. While Luck threw an ugly pick-six in the second quarter to keep the Titans hopes alive,... Read More

1 year ago

Week 17 Matchups - Fantasy Football Game Breakdowns (Part 2)

Welcome to our Week 17 matchups analysis and starts/sits column for fantasy football. We'll be covering every matchup from every Sunday game to help you make the best decisions for your fantasy lineups. We'll also be updating this as injury reports come in so check back often. This article will cover the late slate of games, beginning... Read More

1 year ago


Chester Rogers Steps Up to Help Colts Pull Off a Win

Indianapolis Colts wide receiver Chester Rogers caught all seven of his targets for 54 yards and a touchdown in a 28-27 win over the New York Giants on Sunday. While Rogers wouldn't normally see any form of fantasy relevant receiving volume, the departure of tight end Eric Ebron early in the contest opened the door.... Read More

1 year ago

T.Y. Hilton Eclipses 100 Receiving Yards in Win

Indianapolis Colts wide receiver T.Y. Hilton caught seven of his eight targets for 138 receiving yards in a 28-27 win over the New York Giants on Sunday. To many fantasy owners' delight, Hilton battled through injury and extended his streak of consecutive games with at least seven receptions to five. It is clear that a... Read More

1 year ago

Andrew Luck Pulls Off Comeback Win in Week 16

Indianapolis Colts quarterback Andrew Luck completed 31 of his 47 pass attempts for 357 yards, two touchdowns, and an interception in a 28-27 comeback win over the New York Giants. He also added two rushes for 13 yards on the ground. Fantasy owners who started Luck were no doubt worried when starting tight end Eric... Read More

1 year ago

Eric Ebron Held to One Catch vs. Cowboys

Indianapolis Colts tight end Eric Ebron caught one of his three targets for eight yards in a 23-0 win over the Dallas Cowboys on Sunday. It was a shock to see Ebron involved on as few plays as he was, though it was likely a consequence of Ebron taking a huge shot on his first... Read More

1 year ago

T.Y. Hilton Contributes Despite Blowout in Week 15

Indianapolis Colts wide receiver T.Y. Hilton caught five of his team-leading eight targets for 85 yards in a 23-0 victory over the Dallas Cowboys. There wasn't much passing volume to be had from quarterback Andrew Luck in this one, as the Colts defense was able to completely shut out the Cowboys on each of their... Read More

1 year ago


Game Script Results in Disappointing Game for Andrew Luck

Indianapolis Colts quarterback Andrew Luck completed 16 of his 27 pass attempts for 192 yards while adding 20 yards on the ground on six rushes in a 23-0 win over the Dallas Cowboys. As easily Luck's lowest yardage total in the last nine weeks, the Colts absolutely stymied Dallas's offense and ultimately kept on feeding... Read More

1 year ago

Value of Colts Defense is a Toss Up for Week 15

The Indianapolis Colts defense failed to force a single turnover in a victory over the Houston Texans, but Week 14 was the only game where they have not managed to force at least one. The real wildcard when it comes to deciding whether or not to start the Colts defense is how well the Dallas... Read More

1 year ago

Despite Injuries, T.Y. Hilton Should Produce Against Cowboys

Indianapolis Colts wide receiver T.Y. Hilton has been dinged up recently, dealing with a number of small injuries. However, the shift wide receiver has continued to produce in fantasy football with at least seven receptions in his last four games. In Week 15, he will have to contend with a Dallas Cowboys defense that is... Read More

1 year ago

Slot Eric Ebron in as a TE1 in Week 15

Indianapolis Colts tight end Eric Ebron has been a star of the team's passing attack in an offense sans Jack Doyle and will look to finish the season strong against the Dallas Cowboys in Week 15. Dallas has been a fantasy point factory for tight ends, with the position accounting for nearly 27 percent of... Read More

1 year ago

Andrew Luck Draws Tough Matchup Against Dallas

Indianapolis Colts quarterback Andrew Luck rebounded from a horrible Week 13 game by putting up 399 passing yards and two touchdowns against the Houston Texans. The ineptitude with the Colts ground game has proven to be extremely beneficial for fantasy owners, as Luck has had to throw the football an average of 43 times over... Read More

1 year ago


Thursday Night Football Matchups Analysis - Week 15

Those fantasy owners who started Tennessee Titans running back Derrick Henry, despite the tough matchup on paper, were heavily rewarded last Thursday. After failing to eclipse 60 yards on the ground in a game this season, he exploded to the tune of 238 rushing yards and four touchdowns against the Jacksonville Jaguars with an effort... Read More

1 year ago

Eric Ebron Makes 12th Touchdown Catch in Week 14

Indianapolis Colts tight end Eric Ebron caught four of his eight targets for 65 yards and a touchdown in a 24-21 win over the Houston Texans on Sunday. Ebron has clearly thrived after a change of scenery, with his 12th touchdown reception setting the Colts single-season record for most touchdowns by a tight end (a... Read More

1 year ago

Zach Pascal Makes an Impact Against the Texans

Indianapolis Colts wide receiver Zach Pascal hauled in five of his six targets for 68 yards and a touchdown against the Houston Texans in Week 14. On quarterback Andrew Luck's bounce back day, Pascal put up his highest receiving yard total on the 2018 season to help the Colts pull out a win. Pascal is... Read More

1 year ago

T.Y. Hilton Makes Texans Defense Look Silly in Week 14

Indianapolis Colts wide receiver T.Y. Hilton caught nine of his 12 targets for 199 receiving yards in a 24-21 win over the Houston Texans on Sunday. Despite dealing with foot and shoulder injuries throughout the contest, 105 of his 199 receiving yards came in the second half and elevated the surging Colts offense with a... Read More

1 year ago

Andrew Luck Dazzles in Win Over Houston

Indianapolis Colts quarterback Andrew Luck completed 27 of his 41 passes for 399 passing yards, two touchdowns, and an interception in a 24-21 win over the Houston Texans on Sunday. He also added six rush attempts for 16 yards on the ground. After failing to find the end zone a week ago, Luck made his... Read More

1 year ago


Colts Defense is a Tough Sell in Week 14

The Indianapolis Colts defense was successful in holding the Cody Kessler-led Jacksonville Jaguars offense to only 211 total yards while racking up three sacks and a takeaway. Unfortunately, they can't expect to get a break like that in Week 14 when the prolific trio of Deshaun Watson, Lamar Miller, and DeAndre Hopkins sits on the... Read More

1 year ago

Fire Up Eric Ebron Against Houston

Indianapolis Colts tight end Eric Ebron received a ridiculous 30.8 percent of the team's targets in a Week 13 loss to Jacksonville and is likely to continue to capitalize on No. 1 tight end Jack Doyle's absence against the Houston Texans. He already managed to put up five receptions for 50 yards and a touchdown... Read More

1 year ago

T.Y. Hilton Can Exploit Vulnerable Texans Secondary in Week 14

Indianapolis Colts wide receiver T.Y. Hilton (shoulder) hasn't been practicing for a Week 14 tilt with the Houston Texans, but fantasy owners should without a doubt fire him up if he manages to play. Aside from the fact that he is getting 25.8 percent of the team's targets over their past four games and had... Read More

1 year ago

Andrew Luck Ready to Rebound Against Houston

Indianapolis Colts quarterback Andrew Luck ended his streak of consecutive three-touchdown games in horrific fashion last week when the team played the Jacksonville Jaguars, with the Stanford product failing to throw a touchdown pass for the first time since Week 16 of the 2014 season. While the Houston Texans haven't allowed more than two touchdown... Read More

1 year ago

Thursday Night Football Matchups Analysis - Week 14

In what might be one of the greatest upsets of the regular season, the Dallas Cowboys found a way to take down a red-hot New Orleans Saints squad last Thursday in a 13-10 win. Drew Brees and Alvin Kamara didn't do much to impress while Ezekiel Elliott passed 100 all-purpose yards for the eighth time... Read More

1 year ago


Colts Defense Manages to Keep Jaguars in Check

The Indianapolis Colts defense held the Jacksonville Jaguars to six points in a loss on Sunday, with three sacks, two forced fumbles, and seven tackles for loss. Those who streamed the Colts defense should be extremely thankful for defensive tackle Denico Autry, who was responsible for all three sacks, both forced fumbles, and three tackles... Read More

1 year ago

T.Y. Hilton Puts Up Solid Numbers Against Jacksonville

Indianapolis Colts wide receiver T.Y. Hilton caught eight of his 13 targets for 77 yards in a 0-6 loss to the Jacksonville Jaguars on Sunday. Finishing second only to tight end Eric Ebron in targets and receiving yards, Hilton managed to put up a solid stat line considering his rough matchup with Jaguars star defensive... Read More

1 year ago

Eric Ebron Featured Heavily in Week 13

Indianapolis Colts tight end Eric Ebron caught 10 of his 16 targets for 81 receiving yards in a 0-6 loss to the Jacksonville Jaguars on Sunday. He also had one carry for negative nine yards and a lost fumble. In his first game as the Colts No. 1 option at tight end, Ebron was a... Read More

1 year ago

Andrew Luck Comes Back Down to Earth in Loss

Indianapolis Colts quarterback Andrew Luck completed 33 of his 52 passes for 248 yards and an interception in a 0-6 loss to the Jacksonville Jaguars on Sunday. The end of Luck's streak of eight consecutive games with at least three touchdown passes was the least of fantasy owners worries, as his heavy pass volume failed... Read More

1 year ago

Thursday Night Football Matchups Analysis - Week 13

The Chicago Bears, Dallas Cowboys, and New Orleans Saints came out with victories during the Thanksgiving Thursday football games and were rewarded with delicious turkey legs in the post-game show! Although Thanksgiving has passed, many fantasy owners are still hungry as the league playoffs approach. Week 13 kicks off with a New Orleans Saints team... Read More

1 year ago


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