It doesn't matter how you get to the playoffs, it only matters that you get there. jason's Notable Team is a squad built to get there and is projected to finish fifth in Yahoo Public 631214 League with a record of 7-7-0 (1,570 points). They used their first three picks on wideouts Julio Jones (3rd overall), Keenan Allen (18th), and Mike Evans (23rd), giving them a competitive "500" team that should dominate the playground in no time. They also built the best TE tandem in the league, as they have Greg Olsen and Tyler Eifert.
Whether by good fortune or well-planned strategy, jason's Notable Team has secured a favorable bye week schedule for their superstars. Of their top five players in projected points, none share a common off week. Looking at the entire season, they have a tougher-than-average slate. Along with having the third-most grueling overall schedule, jason's Notable Team also has the league's toughest first four games and most difficult last four games of the season.
May The Odds Be Ever In Your Favor
jason's Notable Team might need to consult a fortune teller each week. Their top-drafted QB (Blake Bortles) and second-drafted QB (Matthew Stafford) have similar seasonal point projections.
jason's Notable Team minimized risk by choosing six consistent players among their 15 picks.
jason's Notable Team elected to go with two DEFs instead of loading up at other spots.
A Big, Reliable Threat
Tyler Eifert ranks fifth in the Yahoo Public 631214 League among TEs with 123 projected fantasy points.
In terms of projected points, the choice of Philadelphia with the 143rd pick gave jason's Notable Team the worst pick of the final round. This Mr. Irrelevant gets no parade, unfortunately.
Just Heave it to Julio
- Julio Jones, WR
- Round 1, Pick 3
The lone NFL player to see 200 targets last season, only DeAndre Hopkins appeared on more first-place rosters than Jones in 2015.
The Power of Persuasion
- Keenan Allen, WR
- Round 2, Pick 18
Now would be a reasonable time for jason's Notable Team to encourage the Yahoo Public 631214 League to increase the value of receptions. They grabbed Keenan Allen and his 99 projected catches (ranked fifth in the NFL).
167 Excuses to Cheer for Mike Evans
- Mike Evans, WR
- Round 3, Pick 23
Evans ranks 10th in the Yahoo Public 631214 League among wideouts with 167 projected fantasy points.
How Rebellious of You
- Carlos Hyde, RB
- Round 4, Pick 38
jason's Notable Team said 'no' to the tradition of fantasy drafting a RB early, waiting until the fourth round to pick up their first (Carlos Hyde).
Haters Gonna Hate
- Greg Olsen, TE
- Round 5, Pick 43
The rest of Yahoo Public 631214 League overlooked a gem, and jason's Notable Team made the swaggiest pick of the round by grabbing Greg Olsen.
jason's Notable Team has three positions that may need to be addressed at some point, including RB and DEF, which look like the biggest areas of need.
- Danny Woodhead
- Rank 90, ADP 118
- Ameer Abdullah
- Rank 94, ADP 110
- Indianapolis Defense
- Rank 253, ADP 129
- Washington Defense
- Rank 271, ADP 132
Bye Week Points LostPoints
Each bar represents the total projected season points for each player that's on bye that week. This chart shows any potential bye week issues.
Pick Number Minus ADPPick Number
Bars above zero indicate a pick was selected later than a player's ADP. Bars below zero show players that were taken earlier than their ADP.
Avg Points by Position vs LeagueTeam League
The average projected points for all the players at each position versus the average projected points for all players at that position in the league.
Schedule by Opponent PointsWeek
Week-by-week schedule with each opponent's projected season points. This chart shows any difficult or easy stretches in the schedule.
How We Grade
Draft grades are based strictly on teams' draft performances. This is calculated by counting the number of fantasy points teams are projected to score over the course of the season using their optimal line-ups. The grades do not take schedule into account. Because of bye weeks and other variables it is possible to earn a high grade yet be projected to finish in the middle of the pack. The opposite is also true. Bottom line: Fantasy Football is like the real game. You can draft the greatest talent in the world but you still need to manage your team every week to get the most out of that talent. As a wise man once said, "On any given Sunday..."