J.J. Watt
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With fantasy drafts taking place, here’s an updated and expanded look at the 2017 fantasy football team defense landscape.
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1. Houston Texans
2. Denver Broncos
3. Seattle Seahawks
4. Kansas City Chiefs
5. New England Patriots
6. Arizona Cardinals
7. Minnesota Vikings
8. Carolina Panthers
9. Los Angeles Rams
10. New York Giants
11. Pittsburgh Steelers
12. Cincinnati Bengals
13. Oakland Raiders
14. Philadelphia Eagles
15. Baltimore Ravens
16. Jacksonville Jaguars
17. Atlanta Falcons
18.. Tampa Bay Buccaneers
19. Los Angeles Chargers
20. Green Bay Packers
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Julio Jones Super Bowl
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With fantasy drafts taking place, here’s an updated and expanded look at the 2017 fantasy football wide receiver landscape.
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1. Julio Jones, Atlanta Falcons
2. Odell Beckham, Jr., New York Giants
3. Antonio Bryant, Pittsburgh Pirates
4. A.J. Green, Cincinnati Bengals
5. Mike Evans, Tampa Bay Buccaneers
6. Jordy Nelson, Green Bay Packers
7. Dez Bryant, Dallas Cowboys
8. Michael Thomas, New Orleans Saints
9. T.Y. Hilton, Indianapolis Colts
10. DeAndre Hopkins, Houston Texans
11. Amari Cooper, Oakland Raiders
12. Brandin Cooks, New England Patriots
13. Doug Baldwin, Seattle Seahawks
14. Terrelle Pryor, Washington Redskins
15. Alshon Jeffery, Philadelphia Eagles
16. Demaryius Thomas, Denver Broncos
17. Allen Robinson, Jacksonville Jaguars
18. Davante Adams, Green Bay Packers
19. Julian Edelman, New England Patriots
20. Keenan Allen, Los Angeles Chargers
21. Jarvis Landry, Miami Dolphins
22. Tyreek Hill, Kansas City Chiefs
23. Michael Crabtree, Oakland Raiders
24. Martavis Bryant, Pittsburgh Steelers
25. Sammy Watkins, Los Angeles Rams
26. Brandon Marshall, New York Giants
27. Eric Decker, Tennessee Titans
28. Emmanuel Sanders, Denver Broncos
29. DeSean Jackson, Tampa Bay Buccaneers
30. Golden Tate, Detroit Lions
31. Larry Fitzgerald, Arizona Cardinals
32. Kelvin Benjamin, Carolina Panthers
33. Donte Moncrief, Indianapolis Colts
34. Stefon Diggs, Minnesota Vikings
35. Jamison Crowder, Washington Redskins
36. Devante Parker, Miami Dolphins
37. Jeremy Maclin, Baltimore Ravens
38. Randall Cobb, Green Bay Packers
39. Kenny Britt, Cleveland Browns
40. Pierre Garcon, San Francisco 49ers
41. Tyrell Williams, Los Angeles Chargers
42. Willie Snead, New Orleans Saints
43. Mike Wallace, Baltimore Ravens
44. Cameron Meredith, Chicago Bears
45. Jordan Matthews, Buffalo Bills
46. Corey Davis, Tennessee Titans
47. Corey Coleman, Cleveland Browns
48. Marvin Jones, Detroit Lions
49. Ted Ginn, New Orleans Saints
50. Adam Thielen, Minnesota Vikings
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Le’Veon Bell David Johnson hurdle
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With fantasy drafts taking place, here’s an updated and expanded look at the 2017 fantasy football running back landscape.
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1. Le’Veon Bell, Pittsburgh Steelers
2. David Johnson, Arizona Cardinals
3. Melvin Gordon, Los Angeles Chargers
4. LeSean McCoy, Buffalo Bills
5. Jay Ajayi, Miami Dolphins
6. Ezekiel Elliott, Dallas Cowboys (I care about last 10 games more than the first 6)
7. DeMarco Murray, Tennessee Titans
8. Lamar Miller, Houston Texans
9. Devonta Freeman, Atlanta Falcons
10. Jordan Howard, Chicago Bears
11. Todd Gurley, Los Angeles Rams
12. Leonard Fournette, Jacksonville Jaguars
13. Spencer Ware, Kansas City Chiefs
14. Ty Montgomery, Green Bay Packers
15. Dalvin Cook, Minnesota Vikings
16. Isaiah Crowell, Cleveland Browns
17. Joe Mixon, Cincinnati Bengals
18. Marshawn Lynch, Oakland Raiders
19. C.J. Anderson, Denver Broncos
20. Doug Martin, Tampa Bay Buccaneers
21. Carlos Hyde, San Francisco 49ers
22. Ameer Abdullah, Detroit Lions
23. Christian McCaffrey, Carolina Panthers
24. Bilal Powell, New York Jets
25. Jonathan Stewart, Carolina Panthers
26. Adrian Peterson, New Orleans Saints
27. Eddie Lacy, Seattle Seahawks
28. Tevin Coleman, Atlanta Falcons
29. Mike Gillislee, New England Patriots
30. Frank Gore, Indianapolis Colts
31. LeGarrette Blount, Philadelphia Colts
32. Matt Forte, New York Jets
33. Mark Ingram, New Orleans Saints
34. Terrance West, Baltimore Ravens
35. Danny Woodehead, Baltimore Ravens
36. Paul Perkins, New York Giants
37. Robert Kelley, Washington Redskins
38. Derrick Henry, Tennessee Titans
39. Thomas Rawls, Seattle Seahawks
40. Darren McFadden, Dallas Cowboys
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Gronk
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With fantasy drafts taking place, here’s an updated and expanded look at the 2017 fantasy football tight end landscape.
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1. Rob Gronkowski, New England Patriots
2. Travis Kelce, Kansas City Chiefs
3. Greg Olsen, Carolina Panthers
4. Tyler Eifert, Cincinnati Bengals
5. Jordan Reed, Washington Redskins
6. Jimmy Graham, Seattle Seahawks
7. Delanie Walker, Tennessee Titans
8. Martellus Bennett, Green Bay Packers
9. Zach Ertz, Philadelphia Eagles
10. Kyle Rudolph, Minnesota Vikings
11. Hunter Henry, Los Angeles Chargers
12. Coby Fleener, New Orleans Saints
12. Eric Ebron, Detroit Lions
14. Austin Hooper, Atlanta Falcons
15. Jack Doyle, Indianapolis Colts
16. C.J. Fiedorowicz, Houston Texans
17. Jason Witten, Dallas Cowboys
18. Cameron Brate, Tampa Bay Buccaneers
19. Antonio Gates, Los Angeles Chargers
20. Julius Thomas, Miami Dolphins
21. Austin Seferian-Jenkins, New York Jets
22. Vernon Davis, Washington Redskins
23. Dwayne Allen, New England Patriots
24. Jared Cook, Oakland Raiders
25. Charles Clay, Buffalo Bills
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Brady Spike
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With fantasy drafts taking place, here’s an updated and expanded look at the 2017 fantasy football quarterback landscape.
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1. Tom Brady, New England Patriots
2. Aaron Rodgers, Green Bay Packers
3. Drew Brees, New Orleans Saints
4. Matt Ryan, Atlanta Falcons
5. Jameis Winston, Tampa Bay Buccaneers
6. Russell Wilson, Seattle Seahawks
7. Cam Newton, Carolina Panthers
8. Ben Roethlisberger, Pittsburgh Steelers
9. Andrew Luck, Indianapolis Colts
10. Marcus Mariotta, Tennessee Titans
11. Dak Prescott, Dallas Cowboys
12. Kirk Cousins, Washington Redskins
13. Philip Rivers, Los Angeles Chargers
14. Derek Carr, Oakland Raiders
15. Matthew Stafford, Detroit Lions
16. Carson Palmer, Arizona Cardinals
17. Eli Manning, New York Giants
18. Andy Dalton, Cincinnati Bengals
19. Carson Wentz, Philadelphia Eagles
20. Blake Bortles, Jacksonville Jaguars
21. Tyrod Taylor, Buffalo Bills
22. Sam Bradford, Minnesota Vikings
23. Alex Smith, Kansas City Chiefs
24. Jay Cutler, Miami Dolphins
25. Joe Flacco, Baltimore Ravens
26. Brian Hoyer, San Francisco 49ers
27. Deshaun Watson, Houston Texans
28. Trevor Siemian, Denver Broncos
29. Jared Goff, Los Angeles Rams
30. Mike Glennon, Chicago Bears
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Dalvin Cook
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With Latavius Murray sidelined, Dalvin Cook is establishing himself as the lead back for the Minnesota Vikings. Early indications are that Cook should be moving up draft boards. I have adjusted my preliminary rankings to put him in the top 15. The Vikings have been praising his pass protection, which is wonderful news if Cook wants to establish himself as a three-down back.
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Cook was impressive in his three years at Florida State. As a freshman he ran for 1,008 yards and eight touchdowns on a 5.9 yards per carry average. He followed that up with 1,691 yards and 19 touchdowns on 7.4 ypc as a sophomore and 1,765 yards and 19 touchdowns on 6.1 ypc as a junior.
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Cook’s receiving totals increased every year also going from 22 catches for 203 yards to 24 catches for 244 yards to 33 catches for 488 yards.
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Minnesota finished dead last this past season with 1,205 yards and 3.2 ypc. They were also one of seven teams that failed to reach double-digit rushing touchdowns. Clearly a change was needed.
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Murray was solid last year with 788 yards on 4.0 ypc and 12 touchdowns, but Oakland had one of the league’s best offensive lines last season. Jalen Richard (5.9 ypc) and DeAndre Washington (5.4 ypc) had some impressive moments as well. He isn’t as dynamic as Cook though. I can see Murray getting a crack at goal line carries, but Cook should lead the team in touches and total yards.
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J.J. Watt
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Here’s a look at the 2016 IDP Rankings.
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1. J.J. Watt, Houston Texans
2. Luke Kuechly, Carolina Panthers
3. Bobby Wagner, Seattle Seahawks
4. Kwon Alexander, Tampa Bay Buccaneers
5. Jamie Collins, Cleveland Browns
6. Alec Ogletree, Los Angeles Rams
7. Olivier Vernon, New York Giants
8. Calais Campbell, Jacksonville Jaguars
9. Telvin Smith, Jacksonville Jaguars
10. Aaron Donald, Los Angeles Rams
11. C.J. Mosley, Baltimore Ravens
12. Sean Lee, Dallas Cowboys
13. Jason Pierre-Paul, New York Giants
14. Ryan Shazier, Pittsburgh Steelers
15. Joey Bosa, Los Angeles Chargers
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J.J. Watt
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Here is an early look at fantasy football team defense rankings. Click here for updated defense rankings.
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1. Houston Texans
2. Denver Broncos
3. Seattle Seahawks
4. Kansas City Chiefs
5. New England Patriots
6. Arizona Cardinals
7. Minnesota Vikings
8. Carolina Panthers
9. Los Angeles Rams
10.  New York Giants
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Stephen Gostkowski
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Here is an early look at fantasy football kicker rankings.
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1. Stephen Gostkowski, New England Patriots
2. Dan Bailey, Dallas Cowboys
3. Matt Bryant, Atlanta Falcons
4. Mason Crosby, Green Bay Packers
5. Justin Tucker, Baltimore Ravens
6. Adam Vinatieri, Indianapolis Colts
7. Sebastian Janikowski, Oakland Raiders
8. Blair Walsh, Seattla Seahawks
9. Will Lutz, New Orleans Saints
10. Chris Boswell, Pittsburgh Steelers
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Julio Jones Super Bowl
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Here is an early look at 2017 wide receiver fantasy football rankings. Click here for updated rankings.
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1. Julio Jones, Atlanta Falcons
2. Odell Beckham, Jr., New York Giants
3. Antonio Bryant, Pittsburgh Pirates
4. A.J. Green, Cincinnati Bengals
5. Mike Evans, Tampa Bay Buccaneers
6. Jordy Nelson, Green Bay Packers
7. Dez Bryant, Dallas Cowboys
8. T.Y. Hilton, Indianapolis Colts
9. DeAndre Hopkins, Houston Texans
10. Amari Cooper, Oakland Raiders
11. Michael Thomas, New Orleans Saints
12. Brandin Cooks, New England Patriots
13. Alshon Jeffery, Philadelphia Eagles
14. Demaryius Thomas, Denver Broncos
15. Doug Baldwin, Seattle Seahawks
16. Allen Robinson, Jacksonville Jaguars
17. Davante Adams, Green Bay Packers
18. Julian Edelman, New England Patriots
19. Keenan Allen, Los Angeles Chargers
20. Terrelle Pryor, Washington Redskins
21. Jarvis Landry, Miami Dolphins
22. Tyreek Hill, Kansas City Chiefs
23. Michael Crabtree, Oakland Raiders
24. Brandon Marshall, New York Giants
25. Eric Decker, Tennessee Titans
26. Emmanuel Sanders, Denver Broncos
27. DeSean Jackson, Tampa Bay Buccaneers
28. Golden Tate, Detroit Lions
29. Larry Fitzgerald, Arizona Cardinals
30. Kelvin Benjamin, Carolina Panthers
31. Donte Moncrief, Indianapolis Colts
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