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Articles from RotoWire's fantasy archives that mention Jake Ballard's name.
December 15, 2015
NFL Barometer: Running Back Roulette
Mario Puig examines the key risers and fallers, particularly at the running back and tight end positions, in the wake of an injury-marred Week 14.
September 16, 2014
NFL Waiver Wire: Don't Let Geno Jet Away
As bye weeks approach, now is the time to grab Geno Smith, who has more potential than probably most backups on fantasy rosters.
September 11, 2014
Four-Down Duel: Week 2 Picks
RotoWire's Kevin Payne runs through his Week 2 picks for FanDuel contests and reminds tournament players not to forget about Jamaal Charles.
September 2, 2014
NFL Waiver Wire: Greene's Still on Top
Shonn Greene held off the competition in training camp and is still the starter in Tennessee, defying the conventional wisdom.
December 27, 2013
Game Capsules: Scouting the Season Finales
Can Kyle Orton sneak the Cowboys past Philly?
December 16, 2013
Depth Chart Watch: Toppled Giant
Has Victory Cruz played his last game of 2013? Sure seems like it, as he's dealing with a knee sprain and a concussion.
September 2, 2013
Depth Chart Watch: Fallout From the Final Job Battles
Lamar Miller finally was named the Dolphins' starting running back, putting to rest any ideas of a two-back system in Miami as the season kicks off this week.
September 1, 2013
Weekly Rankings: Week 1 Value Meter
Our first set of weekly rankings are now up. Tony Romo and the Cowboys should be in a shootout with the Giants in Week 1.
August 22, 2013
RotoWire 200: Overall Composite Rankings - PPR
Arian Foster clocks in at No. 6
August 20, 2013
NFL Waiver Wire: Kevin Payne Looks at the Best of the Undrafted
Zach Sudfeld could become a favorite target of Tom Brady.
August 19, 2013
Depth Chart Watch: Lions No. 2 WR Could Feast
Nate Burleson may open the season as the No. 2 wide receiver in Detroit, but it might not be long before he is supplanted by Ryan Broyles as the wideout opposite Calvin Johnson.
August 12, 2013
RotoWire 200: Overall Composite Rankings
Maurice Jones-Drew clocks in at No. 23.
August 7, 2013
Payne's Perspective: A Look at Kevin Payne's Latest Top 200
Injuries keep piling up. See how they've affected Kevin Payne's Top 200 Cheat Sheet.
August 6, 2013
Dez Bryant clocks in at No. 10 overall, only two spots below Calvin Johnson.
July 30, 2013
Run 'N' Shoot: 10 Things to Watch During the Preseason
With tight end so thin, Rob Gronkowski could be a big difference maker if he's healthy.
July 9, 2013
Patriots quarterback Tom Brady clocks in at No. 51.
Payne's Perspective: Top 200
Kevin Payne's Take on the Overall Top 200
June 25, 2013
2013 New England Patriots Team Preview: Patriots Re-Tool Wideout Corps
January 19, 2012
NFL Value Meter: Conference Championship Rankings
Tom Brady tops the QB rankings this week.
January 11, 2012
Weekly Rankings: Divisional Week Rankings
Can Tim Tebow have a repeat performance against the Patriots? Will the Patriots score so often that it won't matter?
January 3, 2012
Weekly Rankings: Wild Card Week Rankings
The running backs are pretty mediocre this week, though Arian Foster should fare reasonably well against the Bengals.
January 2, 2012
Playoff Cheat Sheet: DDD's By-Position Rankings
Tom Brady might be on the No. 1 seeded Patriots, but he clocks in at No. 3 on the QB list
December 27, 2011
Weekly Rankings: Week 17 Rankings
Maurice Jones-Drew tops our RB rankings for Week 17.
December 26, 2011
Depth Chart Watch: Down Goes Romo
Tony Romo's injury caused a lot of cursing from fantasy owners in championship week.
December 20, 2011
Injury Analysis: NFL Injury Updates
Hoping for McFadden's return during the playoffs? You may be disappointed.
Weekly Rankings: Week 16 Rankings
Ryan Mathews is even getting goal line carries now.
December 19, 2011
Depth Chart Watch: Chicago's Cupboard is Bear
Johnny Knox is the latest Bears skill-position player to fall to injury this year,
December 15, 2011
Game Capsules: Week 15 Game Capsules
Tebow vs. Brady in a Sunday afternoon hype-tacula
December 13, 2011
Weekly Rankings: Week 15 Rankings
Who will step up now that Greg Jennings won't be there to put that team on his back?
December 6, 2011
Weekly Rankings: Week 14 Rankings
Matthew Stafford and the Lions get their shot at the injury-riddled Vikings secondary this week.
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