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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.

Donte Moncrief Makes Insane Touchdown Grab, Otherwise Mediocre in Loss

Indianapolis Colts wide receiver Donte Moncrief caught the team’s lone touchdown reception on a jump ball in a 46-18 loss to the Seattle Seahawks, showing remarkable body control and aggressiveness that he had been missing for the first three weeks of the regular season. Otherwise, his overall stat-line of three receptions for 30 yards and... Read More

2 years ago

T.Y. Hilton Held to Three Catches Against Seattle

Indianapolis Colts wide receiver T.Y. Hilton failed to follow up a lights-out Week 3 performance when the team faced the Seattle Seahawks on Sunday, catching three passes for 30 yards in a 46-18 loss. Hilton and fellow wide receiver Donte Moncrief had identical stat lines, but Moncrief was the beneficiary of the team’s lone receiving... Read More

2 years ago

Frank Gore Generates 80 All-Purpose Yards in Loss

Indianapolis Colts running back Frank Gore carried the football 12 times for 46 yards and caught three passes for 34 yards in a 46-18 loss to the Seattle Seahawks on Sunday night. It’s safe to say that Gore will sit atop the running back pecking order so long as he is healthy, but the Colts... Read More

2 years ago

Jacoby Brissett Shows Poise in Loss to Seahawks

Indianapolis Colts quarterback Jacoby Brissett threw for 157 passing yards along with one touchdown, one interception, and a fumble in a 46-18 loss to the Seattle Seahawks on Sunday night. Despite having Seahawk defenders in his face on most drop-backs, he showed remarkable poise and helped keep the team within one score midway through the... Read More

2 years ago

Kamar Aiken a Full Participant on Thursday; Will Start Week 4

After putting in limited work in practice on Wednesday, Indianapolis Colts wide receiver Kamar Aiken (concussion) participated fully in the team's Thursday practice and looks ready to go for Week 4 against the Seattle Seahawks. Aiken has been nipping at the heels of fellow wide receiver Donte Moncrief for the No. 2 wide receiver job... Read More

2 years ago

Marlon Mack, Chester Rogers Ruled Out for Week 4

Indianapolis Colts running back Marlon Mack (shoulder) and wide receiver Chester Rogers (hamstring) have both been ruled out for the team's Week 4 tilt with the Seattle Seahawks on Sunday, per Kevin Bowen of 1070TheFan. Rogers being inactive was all but inevitable with him having not practiced at all this week. Mack, on the other... Read More

2 years ago

Donte Moncrief Not Worthy of Start Against Seattle

Fantasy owners looking for a WR3 or flex play in Week 4 would do well to stay away from Indianapolis Colts wide receiver Donte Moncrief, who has converted just five of his 15 targets through three weeks of regular season action. The big-bodied receiver has clearly struggled with drops in 2017 and is going into... Read More

2 years ago

Don't Look for a Rebound Performance for Jack Doyle in Week 4

After a supposed 'breakout' game in Week 2, Indianapolis Colts tight end Jack Doyle only snagged two passes for 16 yards in a 31-28 victory over the Cleveland Browns. With quarterback Jacoby Brissett showing a willingness to throw the football downfield, the ridiculous target share numbers that Doyle accrued over the first two weeks of... Read More

2 years ago

T.Y. Hilton "Wants the Pressure" of Playing Seattle, Should Get WR2 Production

Indianapolis Colts wide receiver T.Y. Hilton promised that the team would not be 0-3 entering Week 4 and lived up to his promising by exposing the Cleveland Brown secondary for 153 receiving yards and a touchdown. Against the Seattle Seahawks, Hilton should be utilized all over the field while drawing matchups from the Seahawks' lanky... Read More

2 years ago

Expect Frank Gore, Colts RBs to Struggle Against Seattle

When the Indianapolis Colts head to Century Link field to take on the Seattle Seahawks on Sunday, Frank Gore and the rest of the running back crew will look to build on one of their better rushing performances from Week 3 against Cleveland. Unfortunately, they will be facing a stout defense headlined by Michael Bennett... Read More

2 years ago

Jacoby Brissett Faces Uphill Battle in Week 4

Indianapolis Colts quarterback Jacoby Brissett's exceptional performance against the Cleveland Browns in Week 3 caused him to finish as the QB5 and helped the team capture their first regular season victory. However, his next matchup on Sunday against the Seattle Seahawks is that should prevent you from putting him in your fantasy lineup. The Colts... Read More

2 years ago

Marlon Mack Returns to Practice Thursday

Indianapolis Colts running back Marlon Mack (shoulder) returned to practice on Thursday sporting a red non-contact jersey, meaning he most likely put in a limited session. Mack has struggled so far this year with a limited workload, averaging 1.3 yards per carry three games into 2017. However, his return to practice should signal at least... Read More

2 years ago

Thursday Night Football Matchup Analysis (Week 4)

Talk about a surprise shootout in San Francisco! The Los Angeles Rams' Week 3 matchup against the 49ers last Thursday was an exciting rebound from a boring Texans-Bengals game, with quarterback Jared Goff leading the way to a thrilling 41-39 victory. Todd Gurley and Carlos Hyde each had 25-plus carries and two touchdowns in what... Read More

2 years ago

Chester Rogers Remains Sidelined, Kamar Aiken Limited on Wednesday

Indianapolis Colts' wide receivers Chester Rogers (hamstring) and Kamar Aiken (concussion) are both currently dealing with injuries that will impact their ability to start in Week 4 against the Seattle Seahawks. Rogers is not practicing at all with a nagging hamstring injury and Aiken got in limited work while dealing with a concussion on Wednesday.... Read More

2 years ago

Marlon Mack Misses Wednesday Practice

Indianapolis Colts running back Marlon Mack (shoulder) missed the team's Wednesday practice while continuing to nurse a shoulder injury he suffered in Week 2, per The signing of Matt Jones last week was thought to be a single game substitution, but now it's looking more like Mack could miss extended time with an injury... Read More

2 years ago

Jack Doyle Listed on Injury Report

Indianapolis Colts tight end Jack Doyle (foot) was a surprising addition to the team's Wednesday injury report with a foot injury, though he still managed to practice in a limited capacity. Doyle didn't show any signs of injury in his Week 3 tilt with Cleveland, so this may just be a precautionary measure. Still, he... Read More

2 years ago

Andrew Luck Will Not Practice This Week

According to George Bremer of CNHI Sports, Indianapolis Colts quarterback Andrew Luck (shoulder) will not be practicing this week despite comments on Tuesday that he could see the field. Head coach Chuck Pagano stated that "he is still a week away in his throwing progression." Luck is still clearly two or three weeks away from... Read More

2 years ago

Andrew Luck Ruled Out Against Seattle, Could Practice This Week

Indianapolis Colts head coach Chuck Pagano told reporters on Monday that quarterback Andrew Luck (shoulder) will sit out Week 4 when the team takes on the Seattle Seahawks, per George Bremer of CNHI Sports Indiana. Pagano also stated that there was a chance Luck could return to practice, though it would likely be in an... Read More

2 years ago

Ryan Kelly to Return to Practice on Wednesday

Indianapolis Colts center Ryan Kelly (foot) is slated to return to practice on Wednesday in a limited fashion, according to Zak Keefer of the Indy Star. This is a great sign for the present Colts offense and the return of Andrew Luck. Kelly was a centerpiece of the offensive line before he went down with... Read More

2 years ago

Jack Doyle Struggles in Week 3

Indianapolis Colts tight end Jack Doyle showed a solid rapport with quarterback Jacoby Brissett in Week 2, but failed to do much of anything during Sunday's 31-28 win over the Cleveland Browns. He caught two passes for 16 yards on five targets that included a lost fumble. The two major factors that took Doyle out... Read More

2 years ago

Donte Moncrief Targeted Three Times in Win

In a 31-28 win over the Cleveland Browns on Sunday, Indianapolis Colts wide receiver Donte Moncrief was targeted a total of three times that resulted in two receptions for 44 yards. Despite quarterback Jacoby Brissett getting more comfortable with the offense, Moncrief had an uneventful showing outside of one 34-yard catch in the second quarter.... Read More

2 years ago

T.Y. Hilton Puts On a Show in Win Over Cleveland

Indianapolis Colts wide receiver T.Y. Hilton promised earlier in the week that the team would not fall to 0-3 and he followed through against the Cleveland Browns on Sunday. His final stat-line was seven receptions for 153 yards and touchdown in a shredding of the Cleveland secondary. This performance and game as a whole were... Read More

2 years ago

Frank Gore Pounds Out 57 Yards on 25 Attempts Versus Cleveland

In the Indianapolis Colts' 31-28 win over the Cleveland Browns on Sunday, running back Frank Gore handled 80 percent of the team's carries as the uncontested lead back. He finished the game with 25 rush attempts for 57 yards and a second quarter touchdown. With the playbook opening up for quarterback Jacoby Brissett, the ground... Read More

2 years ago

Jacoby Brissett Excels in Second Colts Start

The Indianapolis Colts got their first win on Sunday on the back of an exceptional performance from quarterback Jacoby Brissett in his second start for the team. He put up 259 passing yards on 24 attempts with a touchdown to help secure a 31-28 victory over the Cleveland Browns. Although Brissett isn't likely to hold... Read More

2 years ago

Kamar Aiken Ruled Out Versus Cleveland with Concussion

Indianapolis Colts wide receiver Kamar Aiken suffered a concussion after being hit over the middle of the field by Cleveland Browns linebacker Christian Kirksey. He has been ruled out for the rest of the contest. The hope for Indianapolis is that Chester Rogers will be ready to go in Week 4, but it still remains... Read More

2 years ago

Andrew Luck Could Return Week 6 Versus Titans

According to NFL Insider Ian Rapoport, there is a strong indication within the Indianapolis Colts organization that quarterback Andrew Luck (shoulder) can return as early as Week 6 against the Tennessee Titans. Rapport added that nothing in Luck's rehab process has "given anyone doubt that he plays this year." This is exactly the kind of... Read More

2 years ago

Vontae Davis Listed as Doubtful for Week 3

Indianapolis Colts cornerback Vontae Davis (groin) is listed as doubtful for Week 3 against the Cleveland Browns, per the team's official injury report. The Colts' defense was capable of making a few stops in the matchup with Arizona last week when Davis sat, but it never hurts to have your uncontested No. 1 corner taking... Read More

2 years ago

Chester Rogers Out, Kamar Aiken Questionable Versus Cleveland

Indianapolis Colts wide receiver Chester Rogers (hamstring) is listed as out while wide receiver Kamar Aiken (hip) is listed as questionable for the team's Week 3 tilt with the Cleveland Browns, per the Colts' official injury report. Neither wide receiver deserves being rostered in fantasy at present, especially when injury concerns are looming over their... Read More

2 years ago

Matt Jones Signed To Active Roster

According to Zak Keefer of the Indy Star, former-Washington Redskins running back Matt Jones will be moved up from the Indianapolis Colts' practice roster to help fill in for the injured Marlon Mack on Sunday. Jones will likely not see much work with Frank Gore and Robert Turbin providing a complete backfield, but he could... Read More

2 years ago

Marlon Mack Misses Second Consecutive Day, Ruled Out Week 3

According to George Bremer of CNHI Sports, Indianapolis Colts running back Marlon Mack (shoulder) is sitting out the team's practice on Friday and will be missing the team's Week 3 game against the Cleveland Browns. This will be his second consecutive missed practice this week. Even if he was able to suit up, it's unlikely that... Read More

2 years ago

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