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Free Agent Impact: Chris Johnson

Free Agent Impact: Chris Johnson

        The big question for the Jets will be whether Chris Johnson has anything left in the tank to make an impact. He now joins a three-deader backfield that featured an even balance between Balil Powell and Chris Ivory in 2013, which could see him getting 10-15 touches per game. Remember, however, that neither Jets back could stay healthy in 2013. One thing about CJ is that he has only missed ONE GAME as a Titan. Johnson's fantasy impact will likely come in the Jets passing game. He will be am interesting fit in a west coast scheme. It's much easier to gain yards when you can start off in the second level. CJ can gobble up yards once he gets to the second level, but he has never been a sold runner between the tackles. Ivory, on the other hand, is built for that style. Think about this too:  in the 5 or so games where Mike Vick will be healthy, the defenses will spread out sideline to sideline to contain and will hold the cutback lane for CJ. His odds for open field running will be better than average in that scenario. Beat writer Manish Mehta believes Johnson "won't come close" to his career average of 290 carries per year, and could lose "35-40" percent [...]


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Free Agent Impact: Chris Johnson

Free Agent Impact: Chris Johnson

        The big question for the Jets will be whether Chris Johnson has anything left in the tank to make an impact. He now joins a three-deader backfield that [...]


Virgil Carter: Founding Father of

Virgil Carter: Founding Father of football analytics

                         Just got my Virgil Green signed 1972 player card today (pictured here). Sure, he was the most accurate passer in the NFL in 1971, but my [...]


M.I.T Sloan Sports Analytics Conference

M.I.T Sloan Sports Analytics Conference Highlights (Video)

We wanted to provide you with some offseason entertainment and we assume since you visit fantasyomatic, you must appreciate sports analytics.  As huge fans of the annual [...]


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Virgil Carter: Founding Father of football analytics

                         Just got my Virgil Green signed 1972 player card today (pictured here). Sure, he was the most accurate passer in the NFL in 1971, but my


M.I.T Sloan Sports Analytics »

We wanted to provide you with some offseason entertainment and we assume since you visit fantasyomatic, you must appreciate sports analytics.  As [Read More]


NFL Preseason Schedule 2014 »

2014 PRESEASON SCHEDULE ANNOUNCED The NFL’s slate of eight nationally televised preseason games will feature eight 2013 playoff teams, one of [Read More]


NFL Calendar 2014 »

Feb. 19-25 — NFL scouting Combine, Indianapolis. March 3 — Deadline for clubs to designate franchise or transition players. March 8 — [Read More]