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A Quick Look At Free Agent Quarterbacks: Part 1

By Asher Molk

This offseason, we have a nearly unprecedented number of starters at the quarterback position hitting free agency – and surprisingly few teams in complete desperate need of one. Not including the teams who have free-agent starters only Carolina, Chicago, Indianapolis, Jacksonville, and Miami have serious questions at the position for 2020. I have left off…

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An Easy Way to Find Future Elite Tight Ends

By Dalton Kates

In this article, I will be diving into the tight end position to see what can be gathered from yards per target (YPT) in a tight end’s rookie year and if it has any predictive value. Since the threshold of 8 YPT worked very well for predicting future receiver success, I wanted to see if…

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A Simple Hack for Finding Superstar Receivers: Part 2

By Dalton Kates

Improving our process is something we always want to strive for. If you learn exploitable treads each offseason, you’ll return the following season as an improved fantasy player.

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A Simple Hack to Finding Future Superstar Receivers

By Dalton Kates

This article aims to improve the process of evaluating potential breakout second-year wide receivers.

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How Second Year Breakouts Win Championships

By Mike Braude

The year was 2013 and I stumbled across an article called Alshon Jeffery, DeAndre Hopkins, and Rookie Derangement Syndrome. The article argued that owners frequently ignore valuable second-year breakout candidates, instead choosing to draft overvalued rookies fresh off of NFL draft hype.

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Preseason Week Two: ADP Risers

By Asher Molk

In the previous edition of ADP Risers, we went over Preseason Week 1 standouts James Washington and Darwin Thompson as well as the recently traded Duke Johnson. Who is seeing their ADP rise after the second week of preseason?

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Preseason Week One: ADP Risers

By Asher Molk

Our fearless leader Mike Braude went over some standouts from the first week of the preseason last week, and this week I’m going to be analyzing the most honest form of response from the fantasy football community: changes to the average draft position (ADP).

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Preseason Week 1 Standouts

By Mike Braude

It is sometimes a bad idea to buy too much into the preseason, but it also gives us a good idea of which players are looking good and getting reps. Yesterday was our first opportunity to watch many rookies play and see if they gain ground in the eyes of the coaches and fans from…

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The Apex Expert Writers League Draft

By Mike Braude

The Apex Expert Writers League has been running for the last six years. Comprising many of the best writers in the industry, this is an Apex league that is played out. The draft is always interesting as there is no hiding players from these experts.

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Draft Him, Not Him: Part 2

By Asher Molk

In this series, I will continue to go over players at the same position and ADP who should not be drafted next to each other. Check out Part 1 where I argue against drafting Derrick Henry and Alshon Jeffery!

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