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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.


TY Hilton Aiming for Double-Digit Touchdowns in 2017

In an interview with NFL Network reporter Stacey Dales, Indianapolis Colts wide receiver TY Hilton stated that his personal goal for 2017 is to “get double-digit touchdowns.” Although Hilton also made a point of saying he could eclipse last season's league-leading 1,448 receiving yards, the thought of more touchdowns to accompany the yardage is extremely... Read More

3 years ago

Andrew Luck Will Not Commit To Week 1 Availability

When asked about the timeline for his return from injury during a question period at Indianapolis Colts training camp, quarterback Andrew Luck (shoulder) said that he is not ready to commit to playing in the regular season opener against the Los Angeles Rams, per Dakota Crawford of the Indy Star. "It's hard for me to... Read More

3 years ago

“No Reason to Freak Out” About Andrew Luck’s Shoulder

In responding to a question from Indy Star reporter Gregg Doyel about how his rehabilitation process from offseason surgery is going, Indianapolis Colts quarterback Andrew Luck (shoulder) told the media that there is “no reason to freak out” and that he will be “better coming out of it.” More assurance from Luck that his recovery... Read More

3 years ago

Andrew Luck Throwing; Opens Training Camp on Physically Unable to Perform List

Although Indianapolis Colts quarterback Andrew Luck (shoulder) has started his offseason throwing program, he will open training camp on the preseason Physically Unable to Perform (PUP) list, according to Colts.com writer Kevin Bowen. Amid questions about Luck’s progress in rehabbing from offseason surgery, general manager Chris Ballard made it clear that “Andrew [Luck] has not... Read More

3 years ago

Ameer Abdullah (RB, DET) - 2017 Fantasy Football Sleeper

When it comes to fantasy football, the decision to draft a player is often heavily influenced by a ‘what have you done for me lately’ bias. Owners often place a greater stock in the most recent successes or failures of players than they do the much larger picture. Consider Tennessee Titans wide receiver Eric Decker,... Read More

3 years ago


2017 Player vs. Player - Jordy Nelson vs. Michael Thomas

Fantasy football draft season is upon us and RotoBaller is here to help! In this series, two RotoBaller experts will discuss the merits of two players with similar value and average draft position (ADP). Remember that situations will change for all players over the course of the summer and it may impact where they are... Read More

3 years ago

Chris Conley (WR, KC) - 2017 Fantasy Football Sleeper

As you are nearing the back-end of your draft, it becomes time to take fliers on players with uncertainty surrounding how productive they will be. Properly using your late round picks involves accepting the fact that even though the player you are selecting could develop into a serviceable fill-in or even a starter, it is... Read More

3 years ago

Which 2017 Rookie Tight End Should Be #1 On Your Draft Board?

The rookie tight end class heading into this year’s draft was one of the deepest since 2010 when Rob Gronkowski, Jimmy Graham, and Dennis Pitta entered the league. Only one tight end was drafted in the first round that year, namely Oklahoma Sooner Jermaine Gresham, compared to 2017 where three tight ends were drafted in... Read More

3 years ago

Fantasy Spin - Eric Decker to the Titans

After playing three seasons with Gang Green, veteran wide receiver Eric Decker was released on June 12 by the New York Jets in what has been an offseason of cleaning house for general manager Mike Maccagnan. Despite a rather unproductive 2016 season where he played only three games due to a partially torn rotator cuff,... Read More

3 years ago

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