Picking sixth, oscar f's Big'O'team put together a team that is expected to finish the season in a favorable spot. There's something to be said for a GM who flipped a bottom of the barrel pick into a projected fourth-place finish in Yahoo Public 853570 League (9-5-0, 1,326 points). They clearly wanted to put together a wide receiver corps early, using three of their first five selections on Calvin Johnson (first round), Brandon Marshall (second round), and Vincent Jackson (fourth round). oscar f's Big'O'team will rely heavily on this group, as they are the best group of WRs in the league.
oscar f's Big'O'team can chalk up Week 9 as a loss. They have four players and the most projected fantasy points on bye that week. Looking at the season as a whole, they have one of the least difficult schedules. In addition to having the second-easiest overall schedule, oscar f's Big'O'team has the easiest first four games of the season.
Afraid to Step Outside Your Comfort Zone?
With seven "low-risk" players among their 15 picks, oscar f's Big'O'team is looking for dependable help.
This is the American version, folks. oscar f's Big'O'team elected to go with two kickers, rather than adding depth at other positions.
You Snooze, You Lose
While the rest of the league slept on Markus Wheaton, oscar f's Big'O'team pounced on him at pick No. 126.
Basic Math is Optional
Michael Vick once claimed "I have two weapons; my arms, my legs and my brain.” With 664 projected rushing yards, Colin Kaepernick can channel his inner Vick to help oscar f's Big'O'team this year.
Returning to Greatness
If special teams contributions count in Yahoo Public 853570 League, oscar f's Big'O'team may have found a gem in Tavon Austin. Including his 911 projected return yards, he ranks fourth in the league with 1,691 all-purpose yards.
Meeting His Expectations
- Calvin Johnson, WR
- Round 1, Pick 6
Often the only WR taken in the first round in 2013, Megatron lived up to the billing and was owned on more playoff teams across Yahoo! than any other wideout.
Haters Gonna Hate
- B. Marshall, WR
- Round 2, Pick 15
The rest of Yahoo Public 853570 League overlooked a gem, and oscar f's Big'O'team made the swaggiest pick of the round by grabbing Brandon Marshall.
How Rebellious of You
- Alfred Morris, RB
- Round 3, Pick 26
oscar f's Big'O'team said 'no' to the tradition of fantasy drafting a RB early, waiting until the third round to pick up their first (Alfred Morris).
On a Scale of 1 to America
- V. Jackson, WR
- Round 4, Pick 35
How free will Vincent Jackson get in the secondary? He's projected to put up 1,198 receiving yards this year.
It Was a Learning Experience
- Bishop Sankey, RB
- Round 5, Pick 46
Hey, remember that time oscar f's Big'O'team took Bishop Sankey WAY too early and the entire draft room erupted in laughter? Sankey was the weakest value pick of the round.
If oscar f's Big'O'team wants to upgrade, RB and TE are areas they could go after first.
- Steven Jackson
- Rank 81, ADP 101
- Ray Rice
- Rank 83, ADP 100
- Antonio Gates
- Rank 173, ADP 120
- Dwayne Allen
- Rank 175, ADP 135
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..."