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September 19, 2017
Weekly Rankings: Week 3 Value Meter
Cam Newton might be the toughest call to make this week, given his relatively poor returns so far, but with a plus home matchup against the Saints.
East Coast Offense: Year of the Rookie Running Back
Leonard Fournette is one of many rookie running backs making a big impact already, and many others could join him before long.
September 17, 2017
Week 2 Reactions: Tight End Troubles
On a day that saw a number of upper-tier tight ends fall to injury, Travis Kelce put up a big fantasy day and Antonio Gates set the all-time tight end TD record.
September 12, 2017
Weekly Rankings: Week 2 Value Meter
The Patriots and the Saints should engage in a shootout Sunday, curing a lot of fantasy ailments in the process. Check out all of Jeff Erickson's Week 2 rankings here.
Depth Chart Watch: Fallout From Week 1
Andrew Fiorentino surveys the aftermath of a volatile opening week and isn't impressed with any of the Cardinals' options for replacing the injured David Johnson.
September 7, 2017
Exploiting the Matchups: Will Bell Go Quiet Week 1?
Luke Hoover analyzes the Week 1 matchups and is not confident Le'Veon Bell will return his usual rewards in the season opener against the Browns.
Game Capsules: Breaking Down Week 1
Erik Siegrist previews the Monday night games as Philip Rivers leads the Chargers into Denver for an AFC West showdown. What's the pick?
September 5, 2017
Weekly Rankings: Week 1 Value Meter
Without Andrew Luck against the Rams, T.Y. Hilton's weekly ranking takes a pretty big hit in Week 1.
East Coast Offense: 20 Bold Predictions
Chris Liss likes Jimmy Graham to finish as a top-three tight end and Hunter Henry to finish in the top five. Check out the rest of his bold predictions for 2017.
August 29, 2017
Football Draft Kit: RotoWire Writers Make their Picks
We surveyed some RotoWire football writers to get their picks for this season. Who are they targeting? Who are they avoiding? And who's going to the Super Bowl?
NFL Reactions: Week 3 Preseason Review
Season-ending injuries for Julian Edelman, Spencer Ware and Cameron Meredith overshadowed all else in the third week of the preseason.
August 25, 2017
DraftKings Fantasy Football: Friday Preseason Picks
Adam Zdroik previews the Friday preseason slate on DraftKings as Matthew Stafford should play enough to put up points against the Patriots.
August 24, 2017
Camp Thoughts: Buying Brady
Aaron Rodgers is the consensus QB1 heading into this year, but the personnel situation in New England gives reason to believe the Patriots offense could look a lot like the one from 2007.
August 23, 2017
NFL Reactions: Preseason Week 2
It's time to get comfortable with the idea of Todd Gurley in an every-down role.
Depth Chart Watch: Preseason Job Battles
Andrew Fiorentino checks in on key position battles around the NFL with Week 1 inching closer and finds that Blake Bortles may be on thin ice in Jacksonville.
August 22, 2017
NFL Barometer: Blount Losing Ground
Coach Doug Pederson reiterated that he sees LeGarrette Blount as a 'big part' of the Philadelphia offense, but it's reasonable to worry that Blount's leash might not be long.
August 15, 2017
Football Draft Kit: Week 1 Preseason Review
Backup RB battles galore, plus an ugly start for Samaje Perine and big nights for Mike Evans, Kelvin Benjamin and Travis Benjamin.
August 10, 2017
Football Draft Kit: Preseason Watch List
Preseason win-loss results don't mean much, but the exhibition schedule does provide useful information for fantasy owners preparing to draft.
August 4, 2017
Football Draft Kit: Team-by-Team Risers, Fallers
Compiled from this year's crop of Training Camp Previews, members of the RotoWire staff identify three players from each team that prospective fantasy owners need to be aware of heading into draft season.
July 27, 2017
Team Previews: Cincinnati Bengals
Jeff Erickson looks at the Bengals, whose additions at the skill positions could be negated by departures on the O-line.
July 24, 2017
Team Previews: New England Patriots
Mike Doria spells out the Patriots' all-in pursuit of a third Super Bowl title in four seasons.
July 22, 2017
Depth Chart Watch: Training Camp Job Battles
Andrew Fiorentino takes a look at the key job battles around the NFL heading into training camp, and wonders whether Jonathan Stewart and Christian McCaffrey will sabotage each other's fantasy value.
July 7, 2017
Offseason Thoughts: No Average Joe
Speculation of Jeremy Hill holding on to the lead RB role is based on something other than talent, because Joe Mixon is the unquestioned winner in that regard.
June 19, 2017
Football Draft Kit: Players on the Move
Jim Coventry looks at players who changed teams this offseason and how that might impact their fantasy value. What should we expect from LeGarrette Blount in Philadelphia?
Football Draft Kit: 2017 Breakout Players
Jerry Donabedian highlights players like Tampa Bay's Jameis Winston who could be in store for a breakout season this year.
May 29, 2017
Running Back Keeper Rankings: Joe Bartel Offers Advice for the Long-Term
Johnson, Bell or Elliott? Which RB has the most long-term keeper value?
March 19, 2017
NFL Free Agency: The Third Wave
Jim Coventry highlights the latest free-agent moves, including Latavius Murray's move to Minnesota where he'll experience a downgrade in offensive lines from his time in Oakland.
March 15, 2017
NFL Draft: Three-Round Mock
Despite the swirling of Jimmy Garoppolo and Kirk Cousins rumors, Deshaun Watson remains a more plausible quarterback target for the Browns.
December 31, 2016
Game Capsules: Breaking Down Week 17
Erik Siegrist looks at the regular season's final games, including an NFC North title clash that features Matthew Stafford and the Lions hosting the Packers.
December 27, 2016
Weekly Rankings: Week 17 Value Meter
We'll do our best to sort out the morass that is the projected playing time picture this week. The Steelers are candidates to bench all of their significant starters this week.
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