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Week 2: Expect More / Expect Less

The algorithm’s take on week two

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Banged Up Defenses to Target in Week 2

How injuries on defense can help your offensive fantasy players this week.

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Why Peyton Manning will not be the #1 fantasy QB in 2014

2014 Primetime Teams

For those that like to watch their fantasy players in primetime, here are all the teams and their # of primate times games.

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Where will Sanders fit in Denver?

Sanders will be looked to for a contribution

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Banged Up Defenses to Target in Week 2

How injuries on defense can help your offensive fantasy players this week.

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Week 2: Expect More / Expect Less

The algorithm’s take on week two

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WEEK 2 TE PROJECTIONS

These rankings are computer generated by the fantasyomatic proprietary database system using our algorithm. This system takes all previous performances by each Player and weights them by the strength of the opposing defenses those weeks.

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WEEK 2 WR PROJECTIONS

These rankings are computer generated by the fantasyomatic proprietary database system using our algorithm. This system takes all previous performances by each Player and weights them by the strength of the opposing defenses those weeks.

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WEEK 2 RB PROJECTIONS

These rankings are computer generated by the fantasyomatic proprietary database system using our algorithm. This system takes all previous performances by each Player and weights them by the strength of the opposing defenses those weeks.

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WEEK 2 QB PROJECTIONS

These rankings are computer generated by the fantasyomatic proprietary database system using our algorithm. This system takes all previous performances by each Player and weights them by the strength of the opposing defenses those weeks.

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Week 1: EXPECT MORE / EXPECT LESS

The algorithm tells us what players will play below their potential due to a bad matchup as well as those who will exceed expectations due to a good one.

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WEEK 1 TE PROJECTIONS

These rankings are computer generated by the fantasyomatic proprietary database system using our algorithm. This system takes all previous performances by each Player and weights them by the strength of the opposing defenses those weeks.

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WEEK 1 RB PROJECTIONS

These rankings are computer generated by the fantasyomatic proprietary database system using our algorithm. This system takes all previous performances by each Player and weights them by the strength of the opposing defenses those weeks.

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WEEK 1 QB PROJECTIONS

These rankings are computer generated by the fantasyomatic proprietary database system using our algorithm. This system takes all previous performances by each Player and weights them by the strength of the opposing defenses those weeks.

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WEEK 1 WR PROJECTIONS

These rankings are computer generated by the fantasyomatic proprietary database system using our algorithm. This system takes all previous performances by each Player and weights them by the strength of the opposing defenses those weeks.

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Increasing the Tempo of your Fantasy Team

Of the top 12 QBs, RBs and WRs in fantasy scoring in 2013, an average of 52% of them played on offenses that ranked in the top ten in Plays Per Game.

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10 Reasons Why Peyton Manning will not be the #1 QB in 2014

Why Peyton Manning will not be the #1 fantasy QB in 2014

2014 Primetime Teams

For those that like to watch their fantasy players in primetime, here are all the teams and their # of primate times games.

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Addressing Position Scarcity in Your Draft with ‘FoM Value Tiers’

Introducing the “FoM Value Tier” Metric to help you determine when the value in a position is about to drop off in your draft and when to draft certain positions.

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Fantasy Points Per Attempt: WR

Find out which Wide Receivers did the most with their opportunities with the new ‘Fantasy Points Per Attempt” metric.

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Fantasy Points Per Attempt: RB

Find out which Running Back did the most with their opportunities with the new “Fantasy Points Per Attempt” metric.

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Fantasy Points Per Attempt: TE

Find out which Tight Ends did the most with their opportunities with the new ‘Fantasy Points Per Attempt” metric

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Where will Sanders fit in Denver?

Sanders will be looked to for a contribution

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Jets’ backfield may be too crowded

Jets are expected to take a backfield-by-committee approach.

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Spiller a bell cow?

The Bills’ site calls Spiller the “bell cow” in a quartet also involving Fred Jackson, Bryce Brown and Anthony Dixon.

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Fantasy Points Per Attempt : QB

Find out which Quarterbacks did the most with their opportunities with the new ‘Fantasy Points Per Attempt” metric

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Packers Want a Faster Tempo

Packers offense may actually have even higher production by simply getting more opportunities for their fantasy stars.

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Jerry Kramer needs to be in the Hall of Fame

Had Jerry Kramer played today, he might have been a Pro Bowl tight end. Regardless of era, Kramer had natural talent and speed, and played in an offense that required him to utilize his skill set. That should make it easy to cast a ballot on his behalf.

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Fantasy Impact: 2014 Coaching Changes

Getting a jump on your opponents early in the fantasy football season often means studying the impact of offseason moves and how they will affect players on offense.

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Modern Day Analytics Adoption in Football

The NFL has historically been slow to adopt analytics. Next-level metrics have long been an integral part of major league baseball and, more recently, the NBA.

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2014 OFFENSIVE LINE RANKS

With the goal in mind to get you all the data you need to make your fantasy football draft decisions, we painstakingly aggregated all the ratings for every offensive lineman in the NFL

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Free Agent Impact: Dexter McCluster

Even with the Tennessee backfield currently in limbo, don’t expect Dexter McCluster to help out much in that department, as he only carried the ball 20 times limiting him to eight carries for 5 yards last season.

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Free Agent Impact: Jarrett Boykin

He will the third receiver in an offense that ran an 11 personnel grouping — the number indicating one running back and one tight end and features three wide receivers — more than any other offense in the NFL, which accounts for 84.40% of their offensive plays.

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Free Agent Impact: Donald Brown

In just over 100 carries in 2o13, he led the NFL in Yards After Contact with 3.28. He was also third in the NFL in “Missed Tackles Forced” with an average of 4.45 per touch. Both of those stats contributed to ProFootballFocus.com ranking him #1 in their “Elusive Rating”.

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Free Agent Impact: Andre Ellington

After averaging a paltry 3.2 yards per carry compared to backfield mate Andre Ellington’s 5.5, Mendenhall was facing an uphill battle to land a starting job and guaranteed money on the open market. Thus, he retired

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Free Agent Impact: Eric Decker / Emmanuel Sanders

The Broncos let Eric Decker test the free agent market and let him sign with the Jets for an amount Denver would have never paid him.

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Free Agent Impact: Sproles / McCoy

The Eagles want to ensure they don’t overwork LeSean McCoy, who played the second-most snaps of any running back in the league last year and piled up 366 touches.

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Free Agent Impact: Toby Gerhart

Jaguars coach Gus Bradley has already indicated that Toby Gerhart will likely see a starter’s workload.

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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.

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Free Agent Impact: Pats Secondary

Darrelle Revis is a threat anywhere he goes. Yet he is going to the AFC East where the three QBs he will face twice each next year finished in the bottom 15 (out of 39) in Total QBR ratings in 2013

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

As huge fans of the annual M.I.T Sloan Sports Analytics Conference, we never get tired of watching past sessions and panels. Now, we want to share our favorites.

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NFL Calendar 2014

Important offseason dates in the NFL

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Algorithm Accuracy

Testing the fantasyomatic.com algorithm.