robert's Team Draft Report Card

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Devonta Freeman
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A.J. Green
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Christian McCaffrey
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Slated for a Fourth-Place Finish, robert's Team Will Be a Tough Out

Draft Summary

robert's Team figures to be in the mix for a playoff spot all season, taking the ninth overall draft slot and turning it into a solid team that's expected to go 8-6-0 (1,531 points). With that record, they will likely finish fourth in Yahoo Public 56212 League. With five WRs on the roster, robert's Team has a quality group of receivers; their WRs are projected to average 151 points this season, near the league average of 149. They ultimately landed the most prolific TE tandem in the league, as they have Rob Gronkowski and Cameron Brate on their team.

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Schedule

While Week 11 has the most players on bye for robert's Team (four), Week 6 is actually projected to have the team's highest number of idle fantasy points. Looking at the season as a whole, they have the weakest slate. Along with having the easiest overall schedule, robert's Team has the easiest first four games of the season.

Draft Notes

  • Highlight Reel

    robert's Team is stacked at TE, but WR isn't too shabby, either.

  • Defense Wins Championships?

    Hoping to play the favorable matchups week-to-week, robert's Team chose to go with two DEFs instead of loading up at other spots.

  • Apparently ADP is Overrated

    With their ninth-round pick, robert's Team pulled the trigger. They took Brandon McManus at pick number 89 despite an ADP of just 117.6 across all Yahoo! leagues.

  • This Mr. Irrelevant gets No Parade

    In terms of projected points, the choice of New York was the weakest pick of the final round. Go ahead and check the waiver wire, robert's Team.

Player Analysis

    • D. Freeman, RB
    • Round 1, Pick 9
    Feed Thy Beast

    Devonta Freeman will get the ball early and often, and he's projected to finish 10th in the league with 272 touches.

    • A.J. Green, WR
    • Round 2, Pick 12
    robert's Team Gets Groovy With Green

    A.J. averaged 11.0 targets, 7.3 receptions, and 107.1 yards in nine games prior to getting injured in Week 11 last year. The 29-year-old Bengals star is healthy and primed for a big campaign this season.

    • C. McCaffrey, RB
    • Round 3, Pick 29
    A Versatile Combination

    Christian McCaffrey can hurt opponents with his hands as well as his feet. He ranks fourth among RBs with 587 projected receiving yards.

    • Rob Gronkowski, TE
    • Round 4, Pick 32
    Stolen In Broad Daylight

    Rob Gronkowski was the best value pick of the round and could be the cause of many sleepless nights for the other managers.

    • M. Bryant, WR
    • Round 5, Pick 49
    Dishing Out Nightmares

    Martavis Bryant will look to haunt the dreams of opposing corners, as he's projected to finish sixth in the NFL with 9.9 receiving TDs.

Best Available

There are four positions that robert's Team could look to improve, including DEF and K, which look like the biggest areas of need.

    • Atlanta Defense
    • Rank 235, ADP 118
    • Dallas Defense
    • Rank 238, ADP 121
    • Graham Gano
    • Rank 233, ADP 138
    • Wil Lutz
    • Rank 240, ADP 135
  • Bye Week Points Lost
    Points

    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 ADP
    Pick 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 League
        Team     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 Points
    Week

    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..."

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robert's Team
1. (9) Devonta Freeman (Atl - RB)
2. (12) A.J. Green (Cin - WR)
3. (29) Christian McCaffrey (Car - RB)
4. (32) Rob Gronkowski (NE - TE)
5. (49) Martavis Bryant (Pit - WR)
6. (52) Russell Wilson (Sea - QB)
7. (69) Golden Tate (Det - WR)
8. (72) Seattle (Sea - DEF)
9. (89) Brandon McManus (Den - K)
10. (92) C.J. Anderson (Den - RB)
11. (109) Pierre Garcon (SF - WR)
12. (112) Stefon Diggs (Min - WR)
13. (129) Blake Bortles (Jax - QB)
14. (132) Cameron Brate (TB - TE)
15. (149) New York (NYJ - DEF)

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