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Fantasy Articles Featuring Calvin Johnson

Articles from RotoWire's fantasy archives that mention Calvin Johnson's name.

Film Review: An Unlikely Star

Adam Thielen may have been a little-known undrafted player out of Minnesota State, but he's making the case for top-five status at wide receiver.

East Coast Offense: Whose Side Are You On?

Chris Liss illustrates his point via an exchange with a Twitter troll and also asks who we should rank at No. 4 overall for the rest of the year?

NFL Waiver Wire: Week 10 Pickups

Kevin Payne analyzes the top waiver-wire options this week as Corey Coleman is expected to return from a hand injury for the Browns. He's not the receiver worth bidding on in Cleveland.

NFL Waiver Wire: Week 9 Pickups

Kevin Payne analyzes a busy waiver wire this week as Robby Anderson appears to have moved up to the top receiving option for the Jets.

Team Previews: Detroit Lions

Logan Larson delves into a Lions offense striving for balance, which is key with a defensive unit lacking in talent.

Fantasy Football Draft Strategy: Is the WR Market Back to Normal?

RotoWire President Peter Schoenke analyzes the early trends in fantasy football drafts and notices a discount on top wide receivers.

Quarterback Keeper Rankings: Joe Bartel Offers Advice for the Long-Term

Rodgers, Newton or Luck? Which QB has the most value in a 10-team keeper format?

DFS Football 101: Important Tips for New Players, Round 14

Michael Rathburn takes a look at how to find wideouts viable to use in cash games on FanDuel.

East Coast Offense: Year of the Running Back

Through 10 games, five of the top six non-QB, per-game PPR scorers are running backs. Melvin Gordon checks in at No. 6.

Game Capsules: Breaking Down Monday Night

Erik Siegrist previews the Monday Nighty matchup as Eli Manning leads the Giants into Minnesota looking for the offense to finally break out.

Game Capsules: Breaking Down Monday Night

Erik Siegrist previews the Monday Night matchup as Ryan Mathews leads the Eagles into Chicago for date against the Bears.

Red Zone Watch: Mathews Busy in Week 1

Ryan Mathews had the most carries inside the 10-yard line in Week 1, and with a rookie quarterback under center, he could get plenty of red-zone work this season.

FanDuel Fantasy Football: Week 1 Value Plays

Kevin Payne picks the opening week of the NFL as Kirk Cousins figures to find himself in a shootout against the Steelers.

Draft Strategy: Does Math Still Support Taking WRs Early?

RotoWire President Peter Schoenke looks at historical trends to see if drafting wide receivers early still adds up.

Snarky 150: Overall Cheat Sheet with Obnoxious Commentary

Le'Veon Bell attended mandatory minicamp, skipped optional NFL drug testing program.

Depth Chart Watch: Training Camp Job Battles

Jim Coventry breaks down the key position battles as teams head to training camp. Can Ameer Abdullah hold off Theo Riddick in the Lions' backfield?

Team Previews: Detroit Lions

Paul Bruno looks ahead to a Lions' team, now without Calvin Johnson, hoping for a return to the playoffs.

Injury Analysis: Durable vs. Fragile WR

Jeff Stotts analyzes wide receivers who might be most prone to injury this year, like the Jets' Brandon Marshall, and those about whom fantasy owners shouldn't have to worry.

Payne's Perspective: Breaking Down the Stopa11K Auction

Kevin Payne reviews his Stopa11K auction where he spent up for Cam Newton. Check out the details of his strategy and how he molded his team. Where did he go right, and where did he go wrong?

Depth Chart Watch: Training Camp Job Battles

Devonta Freeman exploded out of the gate last year, but late-season struggles and Tevin Coleman's improvement could create a time-share in Atlanta. Andrew Fiorentino breaks down all the summer job battles.

Football Draft Kit: Offseason Moves

Jerry Donabedian runs down the biggest offseason moves and what it means for fantasy owners, including Brock Osweiler's move from the Broncos to the Texans.

Football Draft Kit: 2016 Breakout Players

Jerry Donabedian analyzes breakout players of 2016, including San Francisco's Carlos Hyde, who is a classic example of a post-hype sleeper.

Football Draft Kit: Tips for Non-Standard Formats

Fantasy football has more to offer than standard leagues, and Kevin Payne is here to help owners navigate non-traditional formats, like IDP leagues, where J.J. Watt is one of the few defenders worth paying up for.

NFL Offseason Watch: Wide Receivers

Jerry Donabedian looks at free-agent wide receivers who have signed with new teams, like Mike Wallace who is headed to Baltimore to team with quarterback Joe Flacco.

10 Big Offseason Moves So Far

Lamar Miller should see a big role in Houston, making him a threat to lead the league in yards from scrimmage this year.

Week 17 Reactions: Who's the Top Wideout?

Julio Jones clinched the receiving title Sunday, finishing just 34 yards ahead of Antonio Brown, while Odell Beckham set the record for most yards in the first two seasons of an NFL career.

Game Capsules: Breaking Down Week 17

Erik Siegrist breaks down Week 17 as Teddy Bridgewater and the Vikings travel to Green Bay to face the Packers with the NFC North title at stake.

On Target: David Johnson is 2016's No. 1 Pick

Davis Mattek reviews some lessons learned from the 2015 season and looks ahead to 2016 where Arizona's David Johnson might be the top pick.

Weekly Rankings: Week 17 Value Meter

Kirk Cousins and the Redskins are the only playoff team that are guaranteed into a particular seeding and are the most likely to bench their starters this week.

East Coast Offense: Manziel of the Year Award

Plus early 2016 rankings and grades for Chris Liss's preseason predictions.