X
Lost password?

Don't have an account?
Gain Access Now

X

Receive free daily analysis

NFL
NBA
NHL
NASCAR
CFB
MLB
MMA
PGA
ESPORTS
BETTING

Already have an account? Log In

X

Forgot Password


POPULAR FANTASY TOOLS

Expert Advice
Articles & Tools
Import Your Leagues
Draft Rankings
Draft Simulator
Enter League Settings
Value Picks
Player Comparisons
News and Alerts

Running Back Waiver Wire Pickups for Week 18: Top Free Agent Adds For Tyler Allgeier, James Cook, Zack Moss, Chase Edmonds

Tyler Allgeier - Fantasy Football Rankings, Draft Sleepers, Waiver Wire Pickups

Winning a fantasy championship has been your goal since you began preparing for your draft. It has also remained the driving force behind every roster decision that you have made throughout the regular season. Congratulations to all of you who were able to fulfill those championship aspirations in Week 17  while navigating through injuries, unexpected decreases in usage, substandard performances, and other unwanted developments that emerged during the season.

If you have embraced the unique challenges of participating in a league that incorporates Week 18 matchups into the equation, you are just one win away from capturing your league’s title. This article is designed to help you make the critical decisions that await you, by examining the running backs that are currently located on your waiver wires.

These recommendations will appear in three tiers - beginning with the most enticing runners that are available, then progressing to backs that can be considered if your normal starting options are unavailable for any reason. You will also find a group of backs that can be dropped in order for you to secure your replacements. Good luck to everyone in your matchups this week.

Featured Promo: Looking for some fantasy football action? Join a dynasty startup league over at FFPC. Sign up today and get $25 off any FFPC league. FFPC is the leader in dynasty leagues and has standard, superflex and best ball formats. Dynasty not your thing? No worries, FFPC has Best Ball leagues as well. Join A League Today!

 

Frontrunners - Week 18 Waiver Wire Running Backs

These running backs should be your top priorities among the options that are available on most waiver wires. Some will be more beneficial in PPR leagues.

Tyler Allgeier, Atlanta Falcons - 64% Rostered

This column would be remiss without one final recommendation to commandeer Allgeier if he remains available on your waiver wire. He instantly bolsters your chances of winning a league championship if he is attainable.

Allgeier has thrived while confiscating lead back duties for the Falcons and can become a difference maker for anyone who infuses him into their Week 18 lineups - which propels him atop this week’s list of backs to prioritize.

Allgeier has eclipsed 10+ attempts in 12 of his 15 matchups this season while averaging 12.4 points per game. He has also averaged 18.3 attempts per game since Week 15 after he established a career-high with 20 carries when Atlanta hosted Arizona in Week 17.

Allgeier also generated 83 yards against the Cardinals and has now accumulated 576 yards on the ground since Week 9 (72 per game).

He should operate with another favorable workload when the Falcons host NFC South rival Tampa Bay in Week 18, and will provide you with a valuable resource if you secure him this week.

James Cook, Buffalo Bills - 54% Rostered

Cook remains available in nearly 50% of all leagues and can still be utilized as a flex in your efforts to prevail in your championship matchup.

Cook’s versatility provides the potential for him to deliver yardage and critical fantasy points as both a rusher and a pass-catcher, while he is also capable of generating sizable gains when he is presented with opportunities.

Cook has now secured a 40% snap share since Week 13. He has also carried 34 times (8.5 per game) and accumulated 203 rushing yards (50.8 per game) during his last four matchups, while also averaging 6.0 yards per attempt.

Cook has also run 56 routes while being targeted on 21.4% of those routes since Week 13. He has also collected 10 of his 12 targets, assembled 64 yards, and generated a touchdown as a receiving weapon during that span.

Even though Cook will operate in a rotation with Devin Singletary again this week, he is positioned among the top backs to prioritize from the waiver wire.

Zack Moss, Indianapolis Colts - 46% Rostered

Moss has now been entrusted with lead back responsibilities for Indianapolis during three consecutive matchups since Jeff Saturday elevated him into that role.

That transpired after Jonathan Taylor sustained his ankle injury in Week 15, and Moss has now accumulated 220 rushing yards (73.3 per game) on 51 rushing attempts (17 per game) while operating with a 65% snap share.

This includes his numbers when Indianapolis visited New York in Week 17, as Moss carried 15 times and generated 74 yards against the Giants. Moss easily led the Colts’ backfield in both categories, as Jordan Wilkins carried six times while manufacturing 23 yards on the ground. Deon Jackson also managed 10 rushing yards with his three attempts.

There is no rationale for Saturday to alter the distribution of touches within the backfield during the Colts' season finale with Houston. That will provide Moss with another opportunity to function with a sizable workload. It also elevates him among this week’s viable options from the waiver wire.

 

In The Running - Week 18 Waiver Wire Running Backs

These running backs remain available on the waiver wire but are not necessarily must-adds.

Chase Edmonds, Denver Broncos - 21% Rostered  

Edmonds was traded to Denver on November 1, but only registered 15 snaps and three touches during his debut with the Broncos in Week 10. He sustained an ankle injury after just three snaps in Week 11 and was placed on injured reserve.

However, Edmonds has also operated as the Broncos’ RB2 since he re-emerged for Denver’s Week 16 matchup with the Rams, and his escalating workload has elevated him into consideration as a roster addition.

Edmonds promptly secured a 42% snap share in Week 16, and also accumulated eight touches and generated 53 total yards- including 31 on the ground.

Edmonds also played on 41 snaps when the Broncos traveled to Kansas City in Week 17, which nearly matched the 42 snaps that were accumulated by Latavius Murray. He also attained a double-digit touch total, including seven rushing attempts, while assembling 734 total yards against the Chiefs. Edmonds also captured all three of his targets while amassing 39 yards.

His expanding role is providing enough opportunities for Edmonds to function as a flex option during your Week 18 matchups.

Chuba Hubbard, Carolina Panthers - 39% Rostered

The Panthers accumulated 43+ rushing attempts during three of their four matchups from Weeks 12-16, and Carolina’s recent propensity to run the ball had also restricted Sam Darnold to an average of 22 attempts per game.

Hubbard and D’Onta Foreman also combined for 123 carries during that sequence, as Hubbard carried 47 times (11.8 per game) and generated 274 yards (68.5 per game), while his 43.9% snap share nearly matched Foreman’s 44.7%.

Carolina’s strategic approach was altered in Week 17, as they only ran the ball 22 times. This also limited Foreman and Hubbard to a combined 16 carries.

However, Darnold launched a season-high 37 passing attempts, and Hubbard remained productive through his involvement as the pass-catching presence from the backfield. Hubbard captured all three of his targets and eclipsed 50+ receiving yards for the second time in his last three games.

Hubbard's versatility supplies the potential for him to accumulate touches when the Panthers remain run-heavy or if they increase their reliance on the pass. That vaults him into consideration if you are attempting to locate a flex option in your PPR leagues.

Damien Harris, New England Patriots - 48% Rostered

Harris was included among last week's recommendations on the premise that he could re-emerge from the protracted thigh injury that had sidelined him since Week 12.

It appeared reasonable to believe that Harris could garner touches in a rotation with Rhamondre Stevenson since Harris had averaged 9.3 attempts per game before his absence.

Harris did resurface for New England’s Week 17 matchup in Miami and accumulated 12 touches during his return. This included nine rushing attempts, while he also captured all three of his targets and assembled 50 total yards. Stevenson accrued 10 touches while producing 51 total yards as the presence of Harris impacted Stevenson’s workload.

Harris should secure similar usage this week when the Patriots travel to Buffalo. His availability has increased during the past week as he is now attainable in over 50% of all leagues.

 

Dark Horses - Week 18 Waiver Wire Running Backs 

This group consists of running backs that can be added if you consider your situation to be desperate due to injuries and other developments.

Malik Davis, Dallas Cowboys - 2% Rostered

Davis had been restricted to 47 snaps, 23 carries, and 103 rushing yards from Weeks 1-16 as Tony Pollard and Ezekiel Elliott combined for 390 attempts, 1.817 rushing yards, 56 receptions, and 463 receiving yards during that span.

However, the undrafted free agent Davis ascended into an expanded role while operating in a rotation with Elliott in Week 17 as Pollard was sidelined with a thigh issue. Davis attained a 32% snap share during the matchup while accumulating 39 rushing yards on 10 attempts. Davis also ran 13 routes, collected both of his targets, and generated 23 yards as a pass-catcher.

It is currently unclear how Dallas will approach the  upcoming Week 18 matchup in Washington. However, Mike McCarthy could be compelled to protect the health of Pollard and Elliott by utilizing Davis extensively.

That would vault Davis into a sizable workload during the Cowboys’ season finale. It also provides the opportunity to add him if you are searching for prospective flex options during your Week 18 roster construction.

Elijah Mitchell, San Francisco 49ers - 27% Rostered

There is anticipation that Mitchell will be designated to return from injured reserve this week. That also presents the possibility that he could be activated prior to San Francisco’s matchup with Arizona. If that transpires, Kyle Shanahan has already displayed his willingness to deploy Mitchell immediately following a return from injury.

Mitchell paced the 49ers’ backfield in rushing attempts (18) and rushing yards (89) in Week 10, which was Mitchell’s first game after he returned from his previous knee injury. Shanahan also entrusted Mitchell with that sizable workload even though Christian McCaffrey had already been infused into San Francisco’s backfield.

Shanahan could be incentivized to manage McCaffrey’s touches when the 49ers host the Cardinals, which would launch Mitchell into another extensive workload.

Mitchell’s status should be monitored during the week, as should any updates regarding San Francisco’s plans for the utilization of their starters. However, the combination of Mitchell’s potential return and the prospects that McCaffrey’s touches might be managed has elevated Mitchell among this week’s waiver wire options.

Khalil Herbert, Chicago Bears - 41% Rostered

Herbert carried six times when Chicago hosted Buffalo in Week 16, as he re-emerged from a four-game absence (hip). David Montgomery easily led the Bears' backfield with 16 rushing attempts during that same matchup.

However, the touches were distributed more evenly when Chicago visited Detroit in Week 17, as Herbert accumulated five attempts while Montgomery carried six times against the Lions. Herbert’s touches could also increase significantly this week, as the Bears will conclude their regular season with an inconsequential finale against the Vikings.

This could remove all incentive to deploy Montgomery with an extensive touch total while Herbert’s workload could increase significantly this week when Minnesota travels to Chicago.

Herbert has proven to be capable of performing effectively with a sizable workload. He was 10th among all backs in rushing yardage from Weeks 3-10 (560/70 per game) before his hip injury abruptly halted his promising production.

He is worthy of consideration as a roster addition, as he could ultimately become an enticing starting option when the Bears conclude their season.

 

Also-Rans - It Is Time To Say Goodbye

These running backs can be dropped in order to secure an RB with greater potential to bolster your scoring this week.

Kareem Hunt, Cleveland Browns – 72% Rostered  

Hunt is still rostered in 72% of all leagues entering Week 18, even though he has been a logical drop candidate for multiple weeks due to the consistent restrictions in his usage.

Hunt has now failed to exceed six rushing attempts during eight of his last 11 matchups, including an average of 5.3 per game since Week 10. If you extract his 11-carry outing in Week 8 from the equation, Hunt is also averaging 5.1 attempts per game since Week 6.

The repeated limitations of his weekly workloads have squelched his production, as he has failed to surpass 32 rushing yards in nine of his last 11 games. His per-game averages in targets (2.5), receptions (2.0), and receiving yards (12.2) are easily the lowest of his career.

Anyone who is constructing their lineups in preparation for a matchup that will decide their league’s championship in Week 18 should jettison Hunt in order to locate a player who can operate as a resource in your quest for a championship.

Antonio Gibson, Washington Commanders - 78% Rostered

You might initially be hesitant to consider the removal of Gibson from your roster this week. However, if you are retaining optimism that he can bolster your Week 18 scoring, it will be critical to monitor updates as the week progresses.

Not only is it uncertain whether he can resurface from the knee and ankle issues that sidelined him when Washington hosted Cleveland in Week 17 but it is also fair to question whether the Commanders would be inclined to risk further injury to Gibson during a meaningless matchup.

Washington’s loss to the Browns eliminated the Commanders from playoff contention and it would be logical to safeguard Gibson when the team hosts Dallas. Gibson had also been limited to five carries during each of his last two matchups (Weeks 15-16) while manufacturing just 31 rushing yards in both games combined. Gibson also caught just four passes and produced 27 yards as a pass-catcher during those contests.

When you blend his diminished production with uncertainty surrounding his health and an insignificant season finale, it is justified to find an alternative option.

Kenyan Drake, Baltimore Ravens - 29% Rostered

Drake led Baltimore’s backfield in rushing attempts (50) and rushing yardage (232) from Weeks 8-13, while he also secured a 49% snap share during those contests. However, his involvement in the Ravens’ backfield rotation has evaporated since J.K. Dobbins re-emerged from his protracted knee issue in Week 14, as Baltimore has deployed a rotation of Dobbins and Gus Edwards.

Drake has only played on 11 snaps since Week 14 while being restricted to one rushing attempt, two targets, three touches, and two total yards. He has also been relegated to healthy inactive status during the Ravens’ last three matchups.

Even if John Harbaugh opts to alter the workloads within Baltimore’s backfield this week, there is little rationale for believing that Drake will be included in the allocation of touches. Justice Hill would be the more likely candidate for any boost in usage, as the Ravens have not displayed any interest in keeping Drake involved in any capacity.

That should encourage you to locate a more effective roster option this week.



Download Our Free News & Alerts Mobile App

Like what you see? Download our updated fantasy football app for iPhone and Android with 24x7 player news, injury alerts, rankings, starts/sits & more. All free!




Win More With RotoBaller

Be sure to also check out all of our other daily fantasy football articles and analysis to help you set those winning lineups, including this new RotoBaller YouTube video:

More Waiver Wire Pickups and Advice




POPULAR FANTASY TOOLS

Expert Advice
Articles & Tools
Import Your Leagues
Draft Rankings
Draft Simulator
Enter League Settings
Value Picks
Player Comparisons
News and Alerts

REAL-TIME FANTASY NEWS

Rafael Devers7 hours ago

Brings Homer Streak To Six Games Monday
Taj Bradley7 hours ago

Fans 10 In Polarizing Loss Monday
Danny Jansen7 hours ago

Homers, Plates Five Monday
Ryan Helsley7 hours ago

Earns League-Best 14th Save Monday
Gunnar Henderson7 hours ago

Homers In Fourth Straight Game Monday
Colt Emerson8 hours ago

Could Miss Up To Four Weeks With Foot Fracture
Dustin May9 hours ago

Starts Throwing Off A Mound
Joey Ortiz9 hours ago

Getting X-Rays On His Foot
Joe Ross9 hours ago

Likely To Land On Injured List
Chas McCormick9 hours ago

Could Return Tuesday
Kristaps Porzingis9 hours ago

Remains Out For Game 1
Garrett Whitlock9 hours ago

May Need Elbow Surgery
Xavier Tillman9 hours ago

Sr. Questionable For Game 1
Bobby Miller10 hours ago

To Pitch In Another Sim Game Tuesday
Evan Phillips10 hours ago

Needs Multiple Rehab Outings
Bryce Young10 hours ago

Impressing During Offseason Workouts
Ryan Pepiot10 hours ago

Ready To Return Wednesday
Rhys Hoskins10 hours ago

Starts Running Program Monday
Daniel Jones10 hours ago

Takes Part In 7-On-7 Drills
Reese Olson10 hours ago

Exits After Taking Comebacker To Hip
Matthew Stafford10 hours ago

Present At Organized Team Activities
Tee Higgins11 hours ago

Not Anticipated To Attend OTAs
Pete Crow-Armstrong11 hours ago

Cubs Send Pete Crow-Armstrong To Triple-A
CeeDee Lamb11 hours ago

Still Not Expected To Attend OTAs
Dansby Swanson11 hours ago

Activated From Injured List
DeVante Parker11 hours ago

Calls It Quits
Lane Thomas12 hours ago

Could Return To Nationals This Weekend
Joe Ross12 hours ago

Leaves Early With Back Tightness
Zach Eflin12 hours ago

Could Be Out 2-4 Weeks
Filip Chytil12 hours ago

Appears Ready To Rock For Eastern Conference Finals
Jani Hakanpaa13 hours ago

Still Not Practicing
Roope Hintz13 hours ago

Skates Monday, Still Day-To-Day
Sam Lafferty13 hours ago

And Ilya Mikheyev Drawing Into Game 7 Lineup
Thatcher Demko13 hours ago

Unavailable For Game 7, Arturs Silovs Will Start
Brock Boeser13 hours ago

Out Indefinitely With Blood Clots
Antonio Gibson14 hours ago

Flashing Speed, Receiving Skills At OTAs
Justin Jefferson15 hours ago

Not Present At OTAs On Monday
JuJu Smith-Schuster16 hours ago

100 Percent Healthy
Joey Logano17 hours ago

Dominates All-Star Race
Ryan Fox17 hours ago

Continues Up-And-Down 2024
Denny Hamlin17 hours ago

Falls Short Of Victory At The All-Star Race
Ryan Blaney17 hours ago

Rallies For Fifth-Place Finish At North Wilkesboro
Jacoby Brissett17 hours ago

Takes First QB Reps Monday
Patton Kizzire17 hours ago

Showing Improvement The Past Month
Kyle Busch17 hours ago

Ricky Stenhouse Jr Punches Kyle Busch After Lap 2 Crash at All-Star Race
Kyle Busch17 hours ago

Wrecked Ricky Stenhouse, Jr. at All-Star Race, Then Said He "Sucks"
Kendrick Bourne17 hours ago

Won't Practice This Spring
Rashee Rice17 hours ago

To Participate In OTAs
Tua Tagovailoa17 hours ago

In The Building For OTAs
Christiaan Bezuidenhout17 hours ago

Likely To Bounce Back This Week
Keegan Bradley17 hours ago

Attempts To Continue Momentum From Valhalla
Edson Barboza18 hours ago

Lerone Murphy Dominates To Defeat Edson Barboza
Carlston Harris18 hours ago

Gets Knocked Out At UFC Vegas 92
Khaos Williams18 hours ago

Scores Knockout Win At UFC Vegas 92
Luana Pinheiro19 hours ago

Loses Second Fight In A Row
Angela Hill19 hours ago

Scores First Submission Win
NASCAR19 hours ago

Bubba Wallace Exceeds Value In DFS At North Wilkesboro
Chase Elliott20 hours ago

Finishes Eighth In All-Star Race
Aaron Gordon21 hours ago

Quiet In Game 7 Loss
Jamal Murray21 hours ago

Leads All Scorers In Game 7 With 35 Points
Nikola Jokic21 hours ago

Ends Season With Another Huge Stat Line
Rudy Gobert21 hours ago

Falls Just Short Of Double-Double In Crucial Win
Jaden McDaniels21 hours ago

Continues To Roll In Game 7
Anthony Edwards21 hours ago

Suffers Rough Shooting Night In Game 7
Karl-Anthony Towns22 hours ago

Leads Timberwolves To Conference Finals
Vinicius Salvador23 hours ago

Winless In The UFC
Adrian Yanez23 hours ago

Returns To Win Column In A Big Way
Ramiz Brahimaj23 hours ago

Doesn't Do Much In UFC Vegas 92 Loss
Themba Gorimbo23 hours ago

Wins Lackluster Decision At UFC Vegas 92
Edson Barboza23 hours ago

Falls Short At UFC Vegas 92
Christopher Bell24 hours ago

Fades Back To 17th At North Wilkesboro
Chris Buescher24 hours ago

Winds Up Third At All-Star Race
David Johnson1 day ago

Officially Retires
Josh Hart1 day ago

Can't Lift New York To A Win In Game 7
Donte DiVincenzo1 day ago

Surges On Sunday Afternoon
OG Anunoby1 day ago

Limited In Game 7
Pascal Siakam2 days ago

Plays Well In Game 7
Myles Turner2 days ago

Steps Up Defensively On Sunday
Tyrese Haliburton2 days ago

Leads Indiana To The ECF
Jalen Brunson2 days ago

Fractures Hand
Josh Hart2 days ago

Cleared To Play On Sunday Afternoon
OG Anunoby2 days ago

Officially Active For Game 7
Josh Hart2 days ago

Says He's Playing On Sunday
Tyler Reddick2 days ago

What To Do With Tyler Reddick At North Wilkesboro?
Tank Dell2 days ago

Resumes Running
Joey Logano2 days ago

Will Start On The Pole In The 2024 NASCAR All-Star Race
Christopher Bell2 days ago

Should DFS Players Roster Christopher Bell At North Wilkesboro?
William Byron2 days ago

Aims For The Top 10 At North Wilkesboro
Denny Hamlin2 days ago

Is One Of The Top Favorites To Win The All-Star Race
Kyle Larson2 days ago

Will Start From The Rear At North Wilkesboro
Martin Truex Jr2 days ago

. Is One To Watch At North Wilkesboro
Chase Elliott2 days ago

Why Chase Elliott Is A Core Play In DFS This Weekend At North Wilkesboro
Kyle Busch2 days ago

Will Kyle Busch’s Recent Struggles On Short Tracks Continue This Weekend At North Wilkesboro?
Ricky Stenhouse Jr2 days ago

. Likely Not A Factor In All-Star Race
Michael McDowell2 days ago

Could Slide Back At North Wilkesboro
AJ Allmendinger2 days ago

May Struggle In All-Star Race
Michael Thomas2 days ago

Reportedly Contacted By Pittsburgh
Brian Robinson Jr.2 days ago

Still Considered "Top Back" By Some
Cam Akers2 days ago

Possibly Working Toward A Return
Tank Dell2 days ago

Running Routes
Josh Hart3 days ago

Expected To Play In Game 7
Luka Doncic3 days ago

Available For Game 6
Gustav Forsling3 days ago

Sends Florida To Eastern Conference Finals
Jamie Benn3 days ago

Scores Big Goal In Series-Clinching Victory
Matt Duchene3 days ago

Ends Second-Round Series With Overtime Winner
Jake Oettinger3 days ago

Leads Stars To Western Conference Final
Sergei Bobrovsky3 days ago

Stellar In Game 6 Win
Anton Lundell3 days ago

Comes Up Huge In Series-Clinching Win
T.J. Hockenson3 days ago

Won't Put A Timeline On His Recovery
TOR4 days ago

Maple Leafs Bring In Craig Berube As New Head Coach
Nick Cousins4 days ago

Re-Enters Panthers Lineup Friday
Yakov Trenin4 days ago

Considered Day-To-Day
Tyler Seguin4 days ago

Good To Go Friday
Roope Hintz4 days ago

Remains Out For Game 6
Brad Marchand4 days ago

A Game-Time Call Friday
San Francisco 49ers4 days ago

Dre Greenlaw Ditches Walking Boot
Lerone Murphy4 days ago

Looks To Remain Undefeated
Carlston Harris4 days ago

Set For Co-Main Event
Khaos Williams4 days ago

Faces Carlston Harris In The Co-Main Event Of UFC Vegas 92
Angela Hill4 days ago

A Favorite At UFC Vegas 92
Luana Pinheiro4 days ago

Looks To Get Back In Win Column
J.T. Miller4 days ago

Scores Dramatic Game-Winner
Leon Draisaitl4 days ago

Extends Postseason-Opening Point Streak With An Assist
Ilya Mikheyev4 days ago

Dealing With Undisclosed Injury
Scottie Scheffler4 days ago

Detained By Louisville Police Following Traffic Incident
Vinicius Salvador5 days ago

Moves Up To Bantamweight At UFC Vegas 92
Adrian Yanez5 days ago

Looks To Snap Losing Skid At UFC Vegas 92
Themba Gorimbo5 days ago

A Favorite At UFC Vegas 92
Ramiz Brahimaj5 days ago

Ends Layoff At UFC Vegas 92
Edson Barboza5 days ago

Headlines UFC Vegas 92
RANKINGS
C
1B
2B
3B
SS
OF
SP
RP

RANKINGS

QB
RB
WR
TE
K
DEF

MORE RECENT ARTICLES

 

Fantasy Football Rookie Tight Ends You Must Have in 2024

With the draft and schedule release behind us, it’s time to try and pick out some potential sleepers and stashes we may be looking to add to our fantasy rosters this year. One position that historically underwhelms from a fantasy perspective during rookie campaigns is tight end. But, we saw Detroit rookie Sam LaPorta make... Read More


Kyren Williams - Fantasy Football Rankings, Draft Sleepers, NFL Injury News

Early Fantasy Football ADP Analysis For FFPC Leagues: Running Backs

It is never too early to check on fantasy football Average Draft Position reports. High-stakes competitors have already started drafting in seasonal formats on the Fantasy Football Players Championship (FFPC) platform. In this feature, I focus specifically on early ADP trends at running back. I have highlighted 10 notable RBs to consider from completed early... Read More


Kendre Miller - Fantasy Football Rankings, Draft Sleepers, Waiver Wire Pickups

Fantasy Football Dynasty Price Check - Kendre Miller (2024)

The New Orleans Saints offense was supposed to take a step forward in 2023 with Derek Carr under center...until it didn't. Carr was essentially the same quarterback he's always been. It was the running game that held everybody back. The Saints averaged the second-fewest yards per carry (3.6) across the league, tallied just four carries... Read More


Fantasy Football Rookie Spotlight: Audric Estimé

We've heard the phrase running backs don't matter before. That's evident in the real-life NFL Draft, with only 12 running backs going in the first round since 2014. That list includes Clyde Edwards-Helaire, Josh Jacobs, Melvin Gordon, Todd Gurley, Saquon Barkley, Sony Michel, Leonard Fournette, Christian McCaffrey, Ezekiel Elliott, Najee Harris, Bijan Robinson, and Jahmyr... Read More


Jaylen Waddle - Fantasy Football Rankings, Draft Sleepers, NFL DFS Picks

Fantasy Football Dynasty Buys and Sells - Post NFL Draft Edition

When it comes to dynasty fantasy football leagues, one of the most intriguing aspects is the fluctuations in player value in the aftermath of the NFL Draft. Players once thought of as placeholders quickly rise draft boards, while stars who seemed secure become losers in an instant. Dynasty rankings were turned upside down following the... Read More


Fantasy Football Risers and Fallers: ADP Analysis for 2024

Fantasy football never sleeps at RotoBaller! With early 2024 best ball drafts already taking place, we're digging into the ADP of fantasy football's most impactful players. NFL Network contributor and RotoBaller analyst LaQuan dives into the early ADP of some popular fantasy options. Find out which notable fantasy football contributors are rising up 2024 draft... Read More


UFL RANKINGS, FANTASY FOOTBALL,

UFL Fantasy Football Rankings for Week 8: QB, RB, WR, TE Rankings and Analysis (2024)

Week 7's UFL action did not disappoint, as the game of the week between St. Louis and Birmingham came down to the wire and delivered some impressive fantasy outings. The Renegades grabbed their first win of the season in an explosive 47-point offensive showing, the Panthers featured two new quarterbacks, and the Brahmas won a... Read More


UFL RANKINGS, FANTASY FOOTBALL,

Free UFL Betting Picks - Best Bets, Odds, Predictions for Week 8

Another 5-3 week is nothing to be upset about. Plus, that was a fun week to kick back and watch from a results standpoint. The Renegades grab their first win of the season in dominant fashion, the Stallions beat the Battlehawks in a game that lived up to the expectations and gave positive tidings for... Read More


Christian McCaffrey - Fantasy Football Rankings, DFS and Betting Picks, NFL Injury News

Early PPR Rankings for 2024 Fantasy Football Drafts: Justin Jefferson, Josh Jacobs, Stefon Diggs, Trey McBride, Malik Nabers, Jaxon Smith-Njigba

Hey, RotoBallers! The 2024 NFL Draft is over, and it's an exciting time for football as players are starting to report to offseason workouts. The heart of fantasy football draft season is around the corner. Week 1 will be here before we know it, and it's never too early to start preparing for your fantasy... Read More


Jaylen Wright - Fantasy Football Rankings, College FB, RB, NFL Draft Sleepers

Fantasy Football Dynasty League Rookie/Free-Agent Draft Review: FFPC Deeper Targets

In the offseason and preseason, as soon as the NFL Draft is over, I eagerly jump into slow fantasy football drafts. I am a big fan of the slow draft format. It extends the fun over many days and always gives me something to look forward to throughout the day. Waking up to find out... Read More


Chase Brown - Fantasy Football Rankings, Waiver Wire Pickups, Draft Sleepers

Second-Year Fantasy Football Players Who Will Break Out in 2024 - Sophomore Bounce-Back Candidates

For many years, fantasy football players tried their best to avoid rookies in drafts. Recently, it's become more common for rookies to make an impact. We've seen players like Ja’Marr Chase, Ezekiel Elliott, and Saquon Barkley finish in the top five at their positions. Even last year, we saw C.J. Stroud and Puka Nacua emerge... Read More


UFL DFS PICKS, FANTASY FOOTBALL, DRAFTKINGS, FANDUEL

UFL DFS Lineup Picks: DraftKings Daily Fantasy Fantasy Advice for Week 8

Welcome to Week 8 of the inaugural UFL season, RotoBallers! The Birmingham Stallions won the battle of the titans over St. Louis in Week 7, so they'll be taking their undefeated record into a home matchup against the Houston Roughnecks this week. The Stallions are 16.5-point favorites, so there's a chance we see a good... Read More


Changing Of The Guard at Tight End? 2024 Fantasy Football TE Rankings Analysis

The fantasy football grind is year-round at RotoBaller! As early best ball drafts are already getting underway, we're putting together our early rankings for 2024 fantasy football. RotoBaller's David Rispoli digs into our latest Tight End rankings for 2024. Is it time for a changing of the guard at the TE positon? Our 2024 rankings... Read More