Mario sets the direction of RotoWire's college football and NFL draft content, with his other responsibilities primarily resting in those same subjects. He's a fan of Jim Harbaugh, James Harrison and David Bowie.
December 5, 2013
IDP Analysis: The Mighty Lee
Dallas linebacker Sean Lee, who might be the top IDP option in the entire league, gets a boost this week thanks to his pending return.
December 3, 2013
NFL Barometer: The Light Is Green For Vereen
It's full speed ahead for New England running back Shane Vereen, who has established himself as the top running back option in the Patriots' offense.
November 27, 2013
IDP Analysis: Tumbling Te'o On the Falling List
Although he was at one point billed as the next big thing at linebacker, Manti Te'o is failing in San Diego.
November 26, 2013
NFL Barometer: Ridley In Reverse
Patriots running back Stevan Ridley has come down with a case of fumblitis, which landed him on the bench last week and leaves his role in question moving forward.
Waiver Wire Watch: Players to Pick Up Week 14
Paul James has had a relatively quiet two-game span since returning from his leg injury, but the Rutgers workhorse should finish his breakout season on a high note this week.
November 21, 2013
IDP Analysis: Giant Impact
Giants defensive end Jason Pierre-Paul gets a boost in value this week, thanks in part to his key pick-six in last Sunday's victory over the Packers.
November 19, 2013
NFL Barometer: Burleson Back In Business
Lions wide receiver Nate Burleson has been sidelined since Week 3, but he earns a mention on the 'Rising' list thanks to his expected return to the lineup this week.
Waiver Wire Watch: Players to Pick Up Week 13
It's early in his career, but Temple's P.J. Walker looks poised to establish himself as one of the nation's premier dual-threat quarterbacks.
November 14, 2013
IDP Analysis: Quinn Is In
St. Louis defensive end Robert Quinn has been a trendy IDP option this season thanks to his 12 sacks through 10 games.
November 12, 2013
NFL Barometer: Houston, We Have Liftoff
With fellow running back Arian Foster landing on injured reserve, the Texans' Ben Tate will see a big boost in fantasy value moving forward.
Waiver Wire Watch: Players to Pick Up Week 12
Paul James is expected to return to the Rutgers backfield this week after a long layoff following a leg injury.
November 7, 2013
IDP Analysis: Matthews Back Up Off The Mat
Green Bay linebacker Clay Matthews has only been spotted in commercials over the last few weeks, but there is a good chance fantasy owners will see him back on the field in Week 10.
November 5, 2013
NFL Barometer: Rice Stuck In Reverse
Ravens running back Ray Rice has had trouble putting up useful fantasy numbers this season, and things don't look much better moving forward.
Waiver Wire Watch: Players to Pick Up Week 11
Louisiana-Monroe's Kolton Browning has had a tough year, but he looks like he's back on track after two strong games.
October 31, 2013
IDP Analysis: Hatching Into A Star
Cowboys defensive tackle Jason Hatcher is racking up sacks and having the best season of his career at the age of 31.
October 29, 2013
NFL Barometer: Go Go Gordon
Browns wide receiver Josh Gordon earns a mention in this week's edition thanks to his big numbers and a change at quarterback in Cleveland.
Waiver Wire Watch: Players to Pick Up Week 10
Running back Paul James is getting closer to a return from injury from Rutgers, and now's the time to scoop him up if another owner cut him.
October 24, 2013
IDP Analysis: Berry Leaving Owners Blue
The Chiefs have one of the top defensive units in the league, but their dominance is hurting Eric Berry's IDP value.
October 22, 2013
NFL Barometer: Marshall Plan
What should fantasy owners do with Bears WR Brandon Marshall now that QB Jay Cutler is out at least a month?
Waiver Wire Watch: Players to Pick Up Week 9
BYU's Cody Hoffman might have been dropped in many leagues after a slow start to the season, but it's time to pick him back up if he's available.
October 17, 2013
IDP Analysis: Coocoo For Kiko
Fantasy owners in IDP leagues are going crazy over Bills rookie linebacker Kiko Alonso, who leads the league in both tackles and interceptions.
October 15, 2013
NFL Barometer: Ridley On The Rise
New England running back Stevan Ridley was quiet for the first portion of the season, but he is moving back up the cheat sheets thanks to a big performance in the Patriots' victory over the Saints.
Waiver Wire Watch: Players to Pick Up Week 8
If you didn't take our advice last week and pick up Army's Terry Baggett, are you listening now? Baggett needs to be owned everywhere.
October 10, 2013
IDP Analysis: Raven On The Rise
Baltimore linebacker Terrell Suggs is an established star, but his impressive early-season production has him moving up the IDP cheat sheets.
October 8, 2013
NFL Barometer: Cardinal In Crisis
Arizona wide receiver Larry Fitzgerald has seen his production suffer thanks to the poor play of quarterback Carson Palmer, and things aren't likely to get better over the next couple weeks.
Waiver Wire Watch: Players to Pick Up Week 7
John O'Korn has outplayed David Piland as the top quarterback in Houston's pass-happy offense and is showing sings of becoming a strong fantasy asset.
October 3, 2013
IDP Analysis: Cardinal Rule
You should know better than to forget about Arizona Cardinals linebacker Daryl Washington, who returns to action in Week 5.
October 1, 2013
NFL Barometer: Miller On The Move
Dolphins running back Lamar Miller has been forced to share carries this season, but that could change soon with the way he has played lately.
Waiver Wire Watch: Players to Pick Up Week 6
Nathan Scheelhaase has had a rollercoaster career for Illinois, but this season is stock is climbing, and a matchup this week with a timid Nebraska defense should continue the trend.
September 26, 2013
IDP Analysis: Peppers Losing Some Pep In His Step
Chicago Bears defensive end Julius Peppers has been a star for a long time, but are his days as a dominant player nearing an end?
September 24, 2013
NFL Barometer: Climbing Jet
New York Jets running back Bilal Powell has moved up the depth chart, and is now moving up the cheat sheets thanks to a couple impressive showings the last two weeks.
Waiver Wire Watch: Players to Pick Up Week 5
After a nightmare outing in his last game, Nathan Scheelhaase should get back on track this week against a Miami (OH) team that can't do anything well.
September 19, 2013
IDP Analysis: Cushing Providing a Cushion
There's a good chance your team is off to a good start if you play in a league that uses IDPs, and Houston LB Brian Cushing is one of those on your squad.
September 17, 2013
NFL Barometer: Action Jackson
Thanks to the Eagles' new high-powered attack, wide receiver DeSean Jackson is putting up big numbers and flying up cheat sheets.
Waiver Wire Watch: Players to Pick Up Week 4
The move to the SEC did not go well for James Franklin last year, but this week the Missouri quarterback faces a poor Indiana defense.
September 12, 2013
IDP Analysis: What Can Brown Do For You?
A whole lot, apparently. Tennessee LB Zach Brown's Week 1 showing gave fantasy owners a boost and has him moving up the IDP cheat sheets this week.
September 10, 2013
NFL Barometer: Giant Drop
Thanks to his ball security issues and the addition of an old face to the Giants' running back corps, David Wilson's fantasy value is on the decline heading into Week 2.
Waiver Wire Watch: Players to Pick Up Week 3
In new up-tempo attack, Washington's Keith Price could be in for big numbers with three inferior opponents on the schedule in the coming weeks.
September 5, 2013
IDP Analysis: Byrd's Not The Word
Buffalo safety Jairus Byrd is a top IDP option when healthy, but with him injured and dealing with a contract dispute, his Week 1 value takes a hit.
September 3, 2013
NFL Barometer: Garcon Aims for Healthy Year
Pierre Garcon performed well last season playing through an injury. Full healthy now, he could be in store for bigs things this year.
Waiver Wire Watch: Players to Pick Up Week 2
Henry Josey is back. After a devastating knee injury, Josey made a splash for Missouri in the season opener and should be claimed in all formats.
August 29, 2013
IDP Analysis: Cleveland's Three-Down Defender
An undrafted rookie out of lowly North Texas in 2011, Craig Robertson is poised to serve as a three-down defender for the Browns this season.
August 28, 2013
NFL Barometer: Clarity in Carolina
Jonathan Stewart's on the PUP list, leaving DeAngelo Williams as the main man in the Carolina backfield and a good value in fantasy drafts.
August 27, 2013
Waiver Wire Watch: Players to Pick Up Week 1
WSU's Dominique Williams looks headed for plenty of fantasy opportunities in the season opener as the Cougars try to keep pace with Auburn.
August 22, 2013
IDP Analysis: Miller Time is Over
Von Miller's six-game suspension sinks his fantasy value but also makes him a risk in keeper leagues.
August 21, 2013
NFL Barometer: Vick's Climbing the Charts
Michael Vick won the starting quarterback job in Philadelphia and looks like a good fantasy fit in the Eagles' new offense.
August 15, 2013
IDP Analysis: Gambling on JPP
Mixed signals are coming from Giants camp regarding Jason Pierre-Paul's availability for Week 1. Is he worth the risk?
August 13, 2013
NFL Barometer: Bradford's Dangerous Weapons
Sam Bradford should have explosive playmakers all over the field this year, making him a good value in fantasy drafts.
August 8, 2013
IDP Analysis: Early Risers, Early Fallers
Patrick Peterson is already a standout defender, but now he might be used on the other side of the ball, bringing added fantasy value.
August 6, 2013
NFL Barometer: Nelson Packs It In
Jordy Nelson will miss the rest of training camp with a knee injury, so what's that mean for his fantasy status and Green Bay's offense?
July 29, 2013
NFL Barometer: Early Preseason Movement
Maurice Jones-Drew is climbing up draft boards.
SEC Fantasy Preview: Manziel Ready to Dominate
An eventful offseason with the paparazzi can't knock Johnny Manziel from his perch as the top fantasy pick in the nation this season.
June 26, 2013
College Football Draft Kit: Tight End Rankings
Austin Seferian-Jenkins is the top Dawg among fantasy tight ends this season, as long as his offseason DUI arrest doesn't keep him on the field.
College Football Draft Kit: Kicker Rankings
With the Texas A&M scoring at a comical pace Taylor Bertolet should be an elite fantasy kicker this year, perhaps even the nation's best.
June 25, 2013
2013 Philadelphia Eagles Team Preview: Eagles Bring In Chip Kelly
June 20, 2013
2013 Fantasy Preview: Defensive Linemen
Mario Puig projects this season's top defensive line fantasy options
June 18, 2013
College Football Draft Kit: Quarterback Rankings
After topping 5,000 total yards and nearly 50 touchdowns last season, Johnny Manziel is back for an encore, making him an easy No. 1 fantasy pick this year.
College Football Draft Kit: Running Back Rankings
Ka'Deem Carey might not match his breakout 2012 season, but he's an easy bet for the top spot among running backs.
College Football Draft Kit: Wide Receiver Rankings
Marqise Lee didn't take his eye off the ball too often last season, but this year he has a new quarterback to break in at USC.
June 11, 2013
College Football Draft Kit: Sleepers and Busts
Dominique Williams should bring good value with an increased role in Washington State's Air Raid offense this season in the Palouse.
April 24, 2013
Final First-Round Mock: 2013 NFL Draft
This is shaping up to be an absurd and exceedingly unpredictable draft, but here's one wild guess at high it might shape up.
April 23, 2013
2013 NFL Draft Big Board: Final Top 100
This draft possesses its share of standout skill position players (TE Tyler Eifert checks in at 13), but the strongest positions are on the offensive and defensive lines.
April 22, 2013
New Orleans Saints: Team Draft Needs
The Saints defense was an abomination in 2012, and all positions but safety are a need. Unfortunately, New Orleans has just five picks.
April 20, 2013
Four-Round Apr. 20 Mock: 2013 NFL Draft
It wasn't long ago that Matt Barkley looked like a future top-10 pick. With the draft finally near, though, Barkley is in a fight just to be one of the first five QBs selected.
April 15, 2013
Green Bay Packers: Team Draft Needs
Jermichael Finley has another year in Green Bay, but the Packers would be wise to target his long-term replacement in this draft, which has an abundance of tight end talent.
April 12, 2013
Baltimore Ravens: Team Draft Needs
With Ray Lewis and Ed Reed gone from Baltimore, the Ravens have obvious needs at inside linebacker and safety. Anquan Boldin's exit, though, quietly created a big need at receiver, too.
April 8, 2013
Pittsburgh Steelers: Team Draft Needs
With Mike Wallace gone to Miami, the Steelers need more talent at receiver. A big target like Da'Rick Rogers would be especially useful for Ben Roethlisberger.
April 6, 2013
Four-Round Apr. 6 Mock: 2013 NFL Draft
Although he might not be the biggest name heading into the draft, TE Tyler Eifert is among the draft's elite prospects, and he should make his way into the top 20.
April 2, 2013
Cleveland Browns: Team Draft Needs
The Browns need help in the secondary and at quarterback, but the team's best bet for immediate impact might be at TE. Tyler Eifert would be a great trade-back target.
March 20, 2013
Chicago Bears: Team Draft Needs
Even with Jermon Bushrod signed away from New Orleans, the Bears still have an urgent need to upgrade on the OL. With Brian Urlacher gone, linebacker is another top priority.
Detroit Lions: Team Draft Needs
Jeff Backus (retirement) and Gosder Cherilus (free agency) won't play for Detroit in 2013, so Matt Stafford will get real familiar with the turf if the Lions don't add help at tackle.
March 18, 2013
Four-Round Post-Combine Mock: 2013 NFL Draft
The NFL Combine and free agency shook things up a bit, and this latest mock accounts for those developments. This mock contains five trades, with four in the first round.
February 19, 2013
Four-Round Mock: 2013 NFL Draft
Each pick in the first two rounds has an analysis writeup, as do the QB/RB/WR/TE picks in the third and fourth rounds.
February 8, 2013
Three-Round Mock Draft: 2013 NFL Draft
Strong wideout prospects like Quinton Patton will fall out of the first.
January 26, 2013
Two-Round Mock Draft: 2013 NFL Draft
Eddie Lacy is the only first-round running back.
January 7, 2013
Mock Draft No. 1: 2013 NFL Draft
Can Tajh Boyd emerge as the top quarterback in this year's NFL draft?
December 28, 2012
IDP Analysis: Sherman Survives the Ax
Star cornerback Richard Sherman won his suspension appeal, making him available for Week 17 and the playoffs.
December 26, 2012
Five Things to Know: Pass on St. Louis' Kendricks
Owners needing a Week 17 tight end should fight the temptation to add Lance Kendricks.
December 21, 2012
IDP Analysis: Will The Cowboy Ride?
San Francisco's Justin Smith heads into Sunday with uncertainty hanging over his head.
December 19, 2012
Five Things to Know: Hilton Headed for Bright Future
Colts rookie receiver T.Y. Hilton is in a great position to make a fantasy impact in the coming years.
December 14, 2012
Bowl Game Fantasy Rankings: Player Rankings for the 2013 Bowls
Collin Klein hopes to use his arm and his legs to topple Oregon in the Fiesta Bowl.
IDP Analysis: Pack Welcomes Matthews Back
Clay Matthews is expected to make his way back this week from a four-week absence, to the excitement of owners and the chagrin of opponents.
December 12, 2012
Bowl Game Pick 'Em: Picking with Confidence Points
Derek Carr should lead Fresno State to some quick points over SMU in the Hawaii Bowl. But which bowl is the best lock?
Five Things to Know: Stick with Bryce Brown
Owners shouldn't give up on Bryce Brown despite his disastrous game against the Bucs.
December 7, 2012
IDP Analysis: Mario is Super Again in Buffalo
Mario Williams' season started slowly, but the last five weeks he's been an IDP stalwart.
December 5, 2012
Five Things to Know: Keeper Leagues Take Note
DeAngelo Williams offers a good buy-low opportunity in keeper leagues.
November 30, 2012
IDP Analysis: Steel City Resurgence
James Harrison has turned back the clock for IDP owners.
November 28, 2012
Five Things to Know: Sanu Grabs the Housh Role in Cincy
Mohamed Sanu is to A.J. Green what T.J. Houshmandzadeh was to Chad Johnson for the Bengals.
November 27, 2012
In Alabama's two-back rushing attack, both Eddie Lacy and T.J. Yeldon could have big days against Georgia this weekend in the SEC championship.
November 23, 2012
IDP Analysis: Watt Shines Even Brighter
Amazingly, J.J. Watt's fantasy value continues to rise.
November 21, 2012
Five Things to Know: 49ers have a Good Problem
Colin Kaepernick might have more upside than Alex Smith as a passer.
November 20, 2012
The Denard Robinson running back experiment leaves Thomas Rawls with less prominence than usual, but he's still a useful fantasy pickup.
November 16, 2012
IDP Analysis: Bucs Rookie Rises to the Top
Tampa Bay's Lavonte David is making an IDP name for himself as a rookie linebacker.
November 14, 2012
Five Things to Know: It's Cooper Time
Riley Cooper might get his opportunity this week and could become a serviceable fantasy WR.
November 13, 2012
Markus Wheaton could have Sean Mannion back at the pass-happy controls for Oregon State.
November 9, 2012
IDP Analysis: Woodyard Emerges for Broncos
Wesley Woodyard finally got his chance, and he's making the most of it for the Broncos.
November 7, 2012
Five Things to Know: It's Time to Target Nicks
Hakeem Nicks might be the best buy-low target in fantasy cirlces these days.
November 6, 2012
If Denard Robinson is out this week with an injury, Devin Gardner could pay off as a gamble at quarterback.
November 2, 2012
IDP Analysis: Washington is Making History
Arizona linebacker Daryl Washington is having an historic IDP season.
October 31, 2012
Five Things to Know: Time to Ride Chandler?
Will Scott Chandler's scoring slump end this week?
October 30, 2012
Markus Wheaton will have backup Cody Vaz throwing him passes this week as starter Sean Mannion's injured knee is still giving him trouble.
October 26, 2012
IDP Analysis: Suggs' Remarkable Return
Terrell Suggs is back - and back in a big way.
October 24, 2012
Five Things to Know: The Cowboys Offense is Finished
The Cowboys have talented players, but a mix of problems will keep them from dominating offensively.
October 23, 2012
Rex Burkhead's knee injury has opened the door for Ameer Abdullah in the Nebraska backfield.
October 19, 2012
IDP Analysis: Injury Bug Bites Baltimore
The Ravens get hit with the injury bug, but that gives others the chance to step up.
October 17, 2012
Five Things to Know: Jones for Now, Dunbar for Later
Felix Jones gets a short-term boost with DeMarco Murray's injury, but third-stringer Lance Dunbar might be the ultimate winner.
October 16, 2012
Rushel Shell is making Pittsburgh standout Ray Graham look relatively ordinary,
October 12, 2012
IDP Analysis: Young Seahawks Take Flight
Rookies Bobby Wagner and Bruce Irvin are climbing up the IDP charts for the Seahawks.
October 10, 2012
Five Things to Know: Don't Sell Just Yet on TB's Martin
Doug Martin has disappointed thus far, but he has a could good matchups upcoming.
October 9, 2012
Markus Wheaton has to break in a new quarterback with Oregon State starter Sean Mannion out indefinitely with a knee injury.
October 5, 2012
IDP Analysis: Key Veterans Returning
James Harrison is Back For Pitt
October 3, 2012
Five Things to Know: Dalton's Value is on the Rise
Andy Dalton is proving to be a quality weekly fantasy starter.
September 28, 2012
IDP Analysis: Just Watt the Texans Needed
J.J. Watt is lighting up the IDP scoreboard in Houston.
September 26, 2012
Five Things to Know: Week 4 Insights
As long as he stays healthy, Mikel Leshoure looks poised for a strong fantasy season as Detroit's top running back.
September 25, 2012
Kolton Browning's numbers are too huge to ignore, and his numbers should only get bigger as Louisiana-Monroe enters conference play.
September 21, 2012
IDP Analysis: Falcons have Moore Safety Talent
Atlanta's William Moore might be the league's hottest IDP thus far.
September 19, 2012
Five Things to Know: Common Sense will Prevail in New England
If Brandon Lloyd or Wes Welker owners in your league are getting antsy, now is a good time to swoop in for a steal.
September 18, 2012
Ray Graham is blocking teammate Rushel Shell from becoming a mainstay fantasy play, but Shell still had a huge day for Pittsburgh last week.
September 14, 2012
IDP Analysis: Hits, Misses After One Week
Carolina rookie Luke Kuechly had a rough first week in the NFL.
September 12, 2012
Five Things to Know: Raven Takes Flight, Finally
It's only one game, but Joe Flacco looks to have turned a corner and become a reliable weekly fantasy starter.
September 11, 2012
Although he's just a redshirt freshman, UCLA's Brett Hundley looks like he might be one of the nation's best quarterbacks already as the Pac-12's Cam Newton.
September 7, 2012
IDP Analysis: Coleman's Worth A Look
As long as he's the starter, Kurt Coleman is a quality IDP.
September 5, 2012
Five Things to Know: Jacquizz is No Sproles
Jacquizz Rodgers is getting a lot of hype, but don't expect him to be the ATL veriosn of Darren Sproles.
September 4, 2012
Top-notch wideouts like Markus Wheaton make Oregon State quarterback Sean Mannion an easy gamble at home this week against Wisconsin.
August 29, 2012
Montee Ball is the main attraction in Madison, but backup James White figures to see plenty of action in Week 1, at least.
Five Things to Know: Don't Believe the Hype
The hype is building for Matt Ryan, but didn't the same thing happen last season at this time?
August 22, 2012
Five Things to Know: Reggie Wayne is Undervalued
August 18, 2012
IDP Analysis: D.J. Smith Steps In For Desmond Bishop
August 10, 2012
IDP Analysis: IDP Stock Watch
Ray Lewis dropped weight this offseason to improve his speed and quickness. How does that impact his IDP draft stock?
July 31, 2012
SEC Fantasy Preview: SEC: New Stars Set to Emerge
Alabama's Eddie Lacy was one of the nation's best big-play threats the last two years in a backup role. Now he has the starting job all to himself.
July 21, 2012
Projected NCAA Bowls, Top 25: Matt Barkley, USC Aiming For No.1
June 28, 2012
College Football Draft Kit: 2012 QB Rankings
College Football Draft Kit: 2012 RB Rankings
College Football Draft Kit: 2012 WR Rankings
College Football Draft Kit: 2012 TE Rankings
College Football Draft Kit: 2012 K Rankings
College Football Draft Kit: 2012 DEF Rankings
April 27, 2012
First-Round Recap: Fantasy fallout from the first 32
Justin Blackmon isn't the first-round's top fantasy target at receiver.
April 14, 2012
NFL Draft Preview: Four-Round Mock
Andrew Luck is still a near lock to land with the Colts. Who will go with him?
March 27, 2012
Three-Round Mock Draft: Two WRs In the Top 10?
Now that Buffalo is loaded at defensive end, WR Michael Floyd makes sense at 10.
March 15, 2012
Post-Combine Rankings: Includes 30+ Scout Reports
Robert Turbin (RB, Utah State) is one player who helped himself at the Combine.
March 8, 2012
NFL Offseason Watch: WR-TE Free Agency List
February 29, 2012
New Mock Draft: Two-Round NFL Mock
Will Justin Blackmon fall out of the first 10 picks?
February 25, 2012
NFL Offseason Watch: QB-RB Free Agency List
February 22, 2012
NFL Draft Rankings: Pre-Combine Skill Player Rankings
Despite tearing his ACL in November, Ryan Broyles is still a top-five WR in the 2012 NFL Draft.
February 18, 2012
NFL Mock Draft: 2012 First-Round Mock
Miami running back Lamar Miller, projected at the 21st pick, would make a strong fantasy option in Cincinnati.
December 30, 2011
IDP Analysis: Will Willis Play?
December 28, 2011
Five Things to Know: Manningham the Man in Week 17
December 23, 2011
IDP Analysis: Get To Know Geno
December 21, 2011
Five Things to Know: Denver's Thomas Rolls On
December 16, 2011
IDP Analysis: Safety Switch In Washington
December 14, 2011
Five Things to Know: Ryan to the Playoff Rescue
Matt Ryan has friendly matchups the next two weeks, just in time for the fantasy playoffs.
December 13, 2011
Check out our picks for the all of this year's bowls, ranked in order of confidence. Where does Andrew Luck and Stanford fall?
Bowl Game Fantasy Rankings: Bowl League Cheatsheet
December 9, 2011
IDP Analysis: Dumervil Getting It Done
December 7, 2011
Five Things to Know: Kolb Clips Cards' Wings
Kevin Kolb is dragging down Larry Fitzgerald in Arizona.
December 2, 2011
IDP Analysis: Rams On The Rise
November 30, 2011
Five Things to Know: Now Houston has a Problem
Andre Johnson's fortunes look bleak with Houston's deteriorating quarterback situation.
November 29, 2011
The college fantasy season is coming down to the wire, which makes this week's waiver wire all the more important.
November 23, 2011
Five Things to Know: Houston, It's not a Problem
Don't expect Andre Johnson's numbers to fall flat now that Matt Leinart is his quarterback.
IDP Analysis: Miller Time in Denver
November 22, 2011
Derek Moye's numbers have suffered this season thanks to a weak passing offense, but this week offers a enticing matchup.
November 18, 2011
IDP Analysis: Riley On The Rise
November 16, 2011
Five Things to Know: No Stopping Murray
Don't expect DeMarco Murray to slow down much even with the expected return this week of Felix Jones to the Dallas backfield.
November 15, 2011
With Ryan Broyles out for the year, the door is open for Jaz Reynolds to make an impact for the Sooners.
November 11, 2011
IDP Analysis: Welcome Returns
November 9, 2011
Five Things to Know: Expect Helu to Stick for 'Skins
Roy Helu represents Washington's best backfield option and should remain a viable fantasy starter.
November 8, 2011
As the season heads down the home stretch, waiver wire pickups take on added importance.
November 4, 2011
IDP Analysis: Unfortunate Injury For Cowboys' Lee
November 2, 2011
Five Things to Know: Brown has Staying Power
Hines Ward's expected return threatens Antonio Brown's production, but don't dismiss Brown just yet.
November 1, 2011
Lamar Miller has garnered most of the attention, but Tommy Streeter has established himself as Miami's top playmaker.
October 28, 2011
IDP Analysis: A Second Chance
October 26, 2011
Five Things to Know: Time to Target Greene?
Shonn Greene looks poised for a strong second half and likely can be had at a reasonable price.
October 25, 2011
Hey, there's some talent on the waiver wire this week.
October 21, 2011
IDP Analysis: Allen Wrenching Offensive Lines
October 19, 2011
Five Things to Know: Week 7 Brings New Roles
Carson Palmer will exchange his Bengals jersey for a Raiders jersey after being traded. But what should fantasy owners expect?
October 18, 2011
As long as G.J. Kinne is on the field, Willie Carter should remain a consistent option for Tulsa.
October 14, 2011
IDP Analysis: Miller Time
October 12, 2011
Five Things to Know: Sell DeAngelo, Marshawn, Now
DeAngelo Williams is coming off consecutive strong games. Time to sell. Marshawn Lynch, too.
October 11, 2011
Dan Persa's return has made tight end Drake Dunsmore a fantasy factor for the Wildcats.
October 7, 2011
IDP Analysis: A Colt You'll Want to Catch
October 5, 2011
Five Things to Know: Is it Tebow Time? Does it Matter?
The Broncos are 1-3 and the Tim Tebow noise machine is cranking up. But just how much fantasy production should be expected from him?
October 4, 2011
Derek Moye started the year slowly, but the last three weeks he's proven his worth as one of the nation's best receivers.
September 30, 2011
IDP Analysis: Changing of the Guard
September 28, 2011
Five Things to Know for Week 4: Fluke or Foreshadowing?
Torrey Smith showed his skills Sunday, but that doesn't mean he's Joe Flacco's new favorite target or that fantasy owners should overspend for his services.
September 27, 2011
D.J. Woods is listed as Cincinnati's No. 1 recevier, but Anthony McClung has played like it - and he's not going anywhere.
September 23, 2011
IDP Analysis: Safety Dance
September 21, 2011
Five Things to Know: Cowboys Staring at Disaster
Tony Romo's injury isn't Dallas' only problem, putting the Cowboys on the brink of disaster.
September 20, 2011
With G.J. Kinne out with injury, Tulsa likely will rely on Trey Watts and the running game.
September 16, 2011
IDP Analysis: Injuries Create Early Opportunities
September 14, 2011
Five Things to Know: The Ravens are Legit
Expect Joe Flacco and the Ravens to keep rolling.
September 12, 2011
Derek Moye's fantasy stock might be low, but if you need a receiver, Moye is worth a gamble.
September 9, 2011
IDP Analysis: Rookie LBs Rising
September 7, 2011
Five Things to Know: Red Flags in Indianapolis
The Peyton Manning crisis could linger for some time, which makes projecting Colts like Reggie Wayne and Dallas Clark a tricky proposition.
September 6, 2011
Tommy Rees took over the starting quarterback Saturday and wasted no time demonstrating his upside in the Notre Dame offense.
September 2, 2011
IDP Analysis: McBride A Good DL Sleeper
August 31, 2011
Five Things to Know: What Vick's Mega-Deal Means
Will Michael Vick's new contract spur a negative on the field from DeSean Jackson?
August 26, 2011
IDP Analysis: Injuries Piling Up On Top IDPs
August 19, 2011
IDP Analysis: Osi Out a Few Weeks
August 17, 2011
Five Things to Know: Tips for Auction Drafts
August 16, 2011
2011 Eagles Team Preview: Can They Meet Enormous Expectations?
August 12, 2011
IDP Analysis: Osi Ready to Return
August 10, 2011
Five Things to Know: San Diego Timeshare?
Five things to consider as the fantasy football season gains steam, including a timeshare in San Diego for Ryan Mathews.
August 5, 2011
IDP Analysis: Landry Losing Ground
August 3, 2011
Five Things to Know: 5 Developing Situations in the NFL
July 27, 2011
NFL Offseason Watch: Fallout From Day 1 of Free Agency
The lockout over, free agency kicked off with a host of moves that will impact the fantasy landscape.
July 21, 2011
The Top 150 For 2011: Broyles Lands No. 9 Ranking
For a one-stop guide for your league's draft, step inside to see the big picture for college fantasy football this year.
June 22, 2011
NFL Offseason Watch: Unresolved Status
Some important fantasy wideouts could land on new teams this season, but will Vincent Jackson be among them?
June 15, 2011
NFL Offseason Watch: Free-Agent Landing Spots
Potential free agents like DeAngelo Williams face an uncertain future this offseason. Where will he and his fellow free-agent runnin backs land?
June 11, 2011
Top-25 Freshmen to Watch: Georgia's Crowell Leads the Pack
Team Defense Rankings: Bruising Boise State
Wide Receiver Rankings: Blackmon's the Best
Running Back Rankings: James Propels the Ducks
Quarterback Rankings: Robinson's a Dual Threat
Denard Robinson's dual-threat ability makes him the top-rated quarterback in the 2011 college football season.
Kicker Rankings: Hrapmann has the Best Leg
June 8, 2011
Preseason Job Battles: Likely Camp Competitions
Chris Wells is a great talent, but he's headed for a camp competition with rookie Ryan Williams. Here's an early look at job battles across the NFL.
June 1, 2011
NFL Offseason Watch: Quarterback Wheel of Fortune
Matt Hasselbeck is among a number of quarterbacks looking for a landing spot as teams spin the QB free-agent wheel.
May 11, 2011
NFL Offseason Watch: An Early Look at Breakouts and Busts for 2011
Matt Cassel threw 27 touchdown passes last season. But which side of the breakout-bust debate does he land on entering this season?
May 3, 2011
NFL Draft: Top Fantasy Rookies
Mark Ingram landed in a good fantasy spot with the Saints. Find out who else might make a rookie impact as we take a team-by-team look.
April 27, 2011
NFL Draft: Final Mock Draft
The NFL Draft gets going Thursday, but we've got the picks ahead of time.
April 19, 2011
NFL Offseason Watch: Top-15 Tight Ends
Despite injuries, Antionio Gates is still the top fantasy tight end on the board.
April 13, 2011
NFL Offseason Watch: Top-20 Wide Receivers
There's no debating the point that Andre Johnson offers a higher floor than any receiver, and it really isn't very close.
April 5, 2011
NFL Offseason Watch: Top-20 Running Backs
Adrian Peterson is a one of the league's top workhorse backs, but did he garner the top spot in our offseason running back rankings?
March 30, 2011
NFL Offseason Watch: Top-10 Quarterbacks
Where does Michael Vick rank among the top fantasy quarterbacks heading into 2011?
March 22, 2011
NFL Offseason Watch: The 2011 Top 10
Should Adrian Peterson be the top overall pick in next season's fantasy drafts? Or has Arian Foster overtaken him as fantasy's No. 1?
March 16, 2011
NFL Offseason Watch: Mock Draft - Rounds 1, 2
Carolina needs a franchise quarterback, and Cam Newton has all the tools to fill that void. But does that make him a good fantasy option in his rookie season?
March 9, 2011
NFL Offseason Watch: The Draft's Top Fantasy Prospects
March 2, 2011
NFL Offseason Watch: Combine Winners, Losers
DeMarco Murray's 4.41 40-yard time at the NFL Combine turned heads. Which players helped, and hurt, their draft prospects?
February 22, 2011
NFL Offseason Watch: Previewing the Combine
The multi-threat Randall Cobb is the Rudy version of Percy Harvin - he can do it all. If he does enough at the combine, he'll improve his draft stock.
February 15, 2011
NFL Offseason Watch: Mock Draft Fantasy Impact
Will the champs have a shot to add Mark Ingram to an already high-powered offense?
December 31, 2010
IDP Analysis: Five Rookies on the Rise
December 25, 2010
IDP Analysis: Bishop Makes His Mark
December 17, 2010
IDP Analysis: Thomas Proving Last Year Was no Fluke
December 10, 2010
IDP Analysis: Browns DBs Making Plays
Bowl Game Pick 'Em: Picking & Ranking All The Games
DeMarco Murray and the Sooners are the top lock this year as they take on Connecticut.
December 8, 2010
Bowl Game Fantasy Rankings: Bowl Game Fantasy Rankings
North Carolina's Anthony Elzy is a great buy-low option against the Tennessee defense.
December 3, 2010
IDP Analysis: Bishop Gets a Bump
November 29, 2010
Depth Chart Watch: Reaction to Jackson
DeSean Jackson's starting role is safe, but a couple duds have us wondering - is he still the unquestioned top receiver in Philadelphia?
November 26, 2010
IDP Analysis: Rookie DBs Make Their Mark
November 19, 2010
IDP Analysis: Peppers Picks Up the Pace
November 12, 2010
IDP Analysis: Suggs Picks Up the Sack Pace
November 5, 2010
IDP Analysis: Mayo on a Mission
October 29, 2010
IDP Analysis: Reed Makes His Mark in First Game Back
October 22, 2010
IDP Analysis: Veteran Safeties Return From PUP List
October 15, 2010
IDP Analysis: Michael Griffin Showing His Versatility
October 12, 2010
Week 6 In Review: The Biggest News From Week 6
And the worst Big 12 QB for the past three weeks is... Jerrod Johnson?
October 8, 2010
IDP Analysis: Giants Linemen Putting Up Big Numbers
October 4, 2010
Week In Review: The Standouts From Week 5
Texas couldn't slow down DeMarco Murray. Can anyone do it?
October 1, 2010
IDP Analysis: Harrison Still Getting Better
September 24, 2010
IDP Analysis: Not Too Suh-n to Go With Ndamukong
September 16, 2010
IDP Analysis: Safeties Leading the Way in Tackles
September 7, 2010
IDP Analysis: Rookies on the Rise
September 1, 2010
Weekly Preview: Weekly College Preview
Auburn's Mario Fannin has a strong matchup this week against Arkansas State. Check out who else to start or sit based on the schedule this week.
August 31, 2010
2010 Conf. Previews: Can Wisconsin Live Up to the Hype?
August 27, 2010
Pac-10 Preview: Can USC Remain a Superpower Post-Sanctions?
IDP Analysis: IDP Upgrades and Downgrades
August 26, 2010
RotoWire Preseason Top 25: Sizing Up the 2010 College Football Season
We've got more than a couple twists that you won't see in other mainstream rankings.
August 25, 2010
Big East Preview: A Look At The Post-Brian Kelly Big East
August 17, 2010
Top Return Men: Mandatory Reading for Return-Yardage Leagues
August 16, 2010
IDP Analysis: Upgrades and Downgrades
August 12, 2010
Big Ten Preview: Both Ohio State and Iowa figure to be top-10 contenders.
August 6, 2010
Independents Preview: Brian Kelly will whip Notre Dame into shape. But how quickly can he do it?
If you thought Charlie Weis looked bad before, wait till you see how he looks compared to Brian Kelly.
August 5, 2010
IDP Analysis: Early Upgrades and Downgrades
July 26, 2010
College Football Draft Kit: A Look at The Future
July 23, 2010
College Football Draft Kit: Newcomers Set to Make An Immediate Impact
July 21, 2010
Position Rankings: 2010 Defense Rankings
Position Rankings: 2010 Kicker Rankings
July 5, 2010
Position Rankings: 2010 Wide Receiver Rankings
June 30, 2010
Position Rankings: 2010 Running Back Rankings
Position Rankings: 2010 Tight End Rankings
June 29, 2010
Position Rankings: 2010 Quarterback Rankings
June 24, 2010
Team Previews: 2010 Texans Preview
Texans Aim to Overcome Playoff Hurdle
April 26, 2010
NFL Draft: NFL Draft Grades