Maybe if Tuff's Terrific Team purchases a lift kit and some giant tires for this roster it won't seem so average. The playoffs are not out of reach for this team, but it will require some effort. They are projected to finish sixth in Yahoo Public 639029 with a record of 5-9-0 (1,363 points). With five WRs on the roster, Tuff's Terrific Team guaranteed the WR position was taken care of. Compared to the league average of 143, their WRs projected average of 150 points won't be much different than the rest of the wideouts around the league. They built the bottom QB pair in the league, as they added Matthew Stafford and Josh McCown.
Tuff's Terrific Team should just disappear for a while during Week 9. They have five players and the most projected fantasy points on bye that week. Looking at the season as a whole, they have one of the least challenging schedules. Along with having the third-easiest overall schedule, Tuff's Terrific Team also has the second-easiest first four games of the season.
Good Luck With That One!
Tuff's Terrific Team will have some intriguing decisions to make each week at WR, with a narrow projected points difference between their third- (Kendall Wright), fourth- (Emmanuel Sanders), and fifth-ranked (Sammy Watkins) wideouts.
Up and Comers
Assembling a squad of rising stars is key to fantasy success and Tuff's Terrific Team may have done just that, with four players estimated to top their prior-season numbers by a substantial amount.
Tuff's Terrific Team knows this is American football, right? They elected to go with two kickers, instead of stockpiling depth at other positions.
He Can Catch, Too
Shane Vereen is a dual-threat back, racking up points on the ground and through the air. He ranks first among RBs in projected receiving yards with 639.
Tuff's Terrific Team scored the best value pick of the final round, drafting Graham Gano at pick number 149.
Death, Taxes, and Dez Bryant's Reliable Hands
- Dez Bryant, WR
- Round 1, Pick 9
Bryant is projected to catch an NFL-leading 106 balls this year.
Feel the Rhythm, Feel the Rhyme
- Marshawn Lynch, RB
- Round 2, Pick 12
Get on up, it's Marshawn Lynch time! He should run cool this season with 203 projected points.
Apparently ADP is Overrated
- Toby Gerhart, RB
- Round 3, Pick 29
With their third-round pick, Tuff's Terrific Team pulled the trigger. They took Toby Gerhart at pick number 29 despite an ADP of just 53.7 across all Yahoo! leagues.
Haters Gonna Hate
- Rob Gronkowski, TE
- Round 5, Pick 49
The rest of Yahoo Public 639029 League overlooked a gem, and Tuff's Terrific Team made the swaggiest pick of the round by grabbing Rob Gronkowski.
A Super Duper Signal-Caller
- M. Stafford, QB
- Round 6, Pick 52
Matthew Stafford is projected to rack up 308 points this year, enough to rank fifth among all QBs.
Tuff's Terrific Team has three positions where an upgrade could be beneficial, with QB being the most immediate need.
- Carson Palmer
- Rank 140, ADP 134
- Alex Smith
- Rank 142, ADP 125
- Joe Flacco
- Rank 157, ADP 125
- Johnny Manziel
- Rank 159, ADP 126
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..."