Notes from the Handicapping group’s own ‘Rabbitt’…and serial dynasty league player. He works about 50 to 700 dynasty leagues I year, closer to 50+…
With rookie drafts shaking up to be a complete crap shoot this year, where I feel I can get just as good of a player at 1.10 as 2.10, I have identified 3 players I feel are undervalued, and am targeting them heavily. The results to me were very successful.
My goal was the following- Use my 1.07+ picks to acquire – Spencer Ware or Tyrell Williams. Aiming for a little sugar where possible as well. My other goal was to acquire Tyreek Hill – at any reasonable price.
In the first two cases I felt like Samaje Perine and O.J. Howard would probably be gone. Ware will have one more year as the lead back in KC at least. Hunt is more of a threat to West than Ware this year in my opinion. Usage history of RB’s with Reid supports me. He is also a free agent next year, and can take over a lead back role somewhere else, hopefully. Worst case, I see him as the lead dog in a committee much like last year, which produced RB#16 numbers in PPR. For a late first round pick, that is gravy. However, the community seems to disagree.
Tyrell Williams apparently doesn’t exist, so that makes him easy to trade for. People are freaked by the drafting of a WR that high as well. I’m not *that* worried. You would think he is a ghost after being WR #18 last year, again in PPR.
Hill is a freak. This is our last chance to get him. Everyone wants to question if he can repeat last year with limited touches. I don’t understand why that is a question and “what can he do if they give him more touches?” isn’t.
These are every week starters – available for late round picks. There is some risk with these guys no doubt, but what part of fantasy isn’t?
Here are some moves I have made for reference (there are more to come)…
His Hill 2018 2nd for My 2.02 pick, 2018 1st
His Hill for My 2018 1st
His Hill for My 1.09
His Hill + Garcon for My 1.05
His Hill + Greg Olsen for My 1.07 +2.07
His Tyrell Williams for My 1.10
His Tyrell Williams for My 2.01
His Tyrell Williams + 2.07 for My 1.12
His Spencer Ware for My 1.07
His Spencer Ware for My 1.10
His Spencer Ware for My 1.10
His Spence Ware + Tavon Austin for My 1.08 + 3.08
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