Equity Scores

Fantasy Equity Scores: Turning An Eye to Upside

A pronounced negative median equity score for a wide receiver going in the first couple rounds should give you the night sweats — the kind I get when I dream of the infamous Jordy Drop or an American hellscape in which people willingly consume IPAs. God save the republic. Receivers with a ...

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Fantasy Equity Scores: Top Receivers With Scary (Good) Fantasy Floors

Creating a range of outcomes for the game’s top receivers might have more importance today — with the proliferation of Zero RB and variations of the strategy — than it’s ...

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Fantasy Equity Scores: The Quarterback Goods, For Cheap

I enjoy this part of the equity score exercise largely because it feels like a cleansing shower. I long to wash away the stink of “Tom Brady and Aaron Rodgers ...

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Fantasy Equity Scores: Elite Quarterback Floors and Ceilings

I’m back for a fourth year of fantasy equity scores because, well, fantasy footballers seem not to hate their analysts raving about ranges of outcomes. And that’s what this little exercise ...

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Fantasy Equity Scores: The Upside Running Back Flier Tier

Fantasy equity scores for running backs get shakier as we move past the guys with solid, knowable roles in their respective offenses. Some of the running backs outside the first 30 ...

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Fantasy Equity Deep Dive: DeMarco Murray

DeMarco Murray, headed into the 2015 season, was the owner of a gleaming 4.9 yards per carry average. He had averaged seven rushing scores in his four seasons as a ...

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Fantasy Equity Scores: The Un-Sexy Running Back Tier

They sport all sorts of fantasy warts: inefficiency, injury history, blown opportunities in recent seasons, potential timeshare backfields, new coaches and schemes, and many are trapped on bad teams sure ...

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Fantasy Equity Scores: Top Running Backs And Arbitrage Options

Widespread Zero RB indoctrination, propelled by the NFL’s steady gravitation toward a pass-heavy league, could lead one to look directly past the game’s elite running backs — the ones that ...

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Equity Score Deep Dive: Dwayne Allen

This equity score deep dive is a little shallower than others, but could be as vital as any range-of-outcomes examination we do in the run-up to real, live drafts that ...

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Fantasy Equity Scores: Sifting Through The Tight End Trash

One person’s trash is another person’s treasure, which is why I own a Miami Dolphins helmet signed by the team’s greatest post-Marino quarterback, Jay Fiedler. But now to tight ends. I ...

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Fantasy Equity Scores: Top Tight Ends And Chasing Bad Game Script

We write, read, and tell stories to better understand the incomprehensible world in which we live. Fantasy football, as you probably know, isn’t an exception to the power of storytelling. We ...

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Fantasy Equity Scores: Floors, Ceilings, And Elite Quarterbacks

Let’s get this out of the way: this year is not the year to invest in an early-round quarterback. Last year wasn’t either. Next year won’t be the year. Five ...

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Fantasy Equity Scores: The Kamar Aiken Tier

This is the point in the equity score exercise in which I admittedly get creative with generating top-end prospects. I’ve continued to use both the Rotoviz sim score app and the ...

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Equity Score Deep Dive: Markus Wheaton

The thought is logical enough: Martavis Bryant, who I (mostly) jokingly call the Steelers’ best receiver, is done for the year because the NFL hates the devil weed, meaning whichever ...

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