Tag: Matt Waldman fantasy football

  • Reads Listens Views 11/20/2015

    Reads Listens Views 11/20/2015

    Bourdain at the Waffle House, Academic study on QB and race discrimination, ITP, Snarky Puppy, Dynasty Tiers, and lots more. Snarky Puppy “Outlier (We Like It Here)” Welcome If you’re new to the Rookie Scouting Portfolio blog, welcome.  On Fridays I post links to pieces that I’ve found personally compelling or to content I hope will […]

  • Gut Check No.356: TE Dynasty Tiers

    Gut Check No.356: TE Dynasty Tiers

    “Matt Waldman to aisle 11 for a TE dynasty check…Waldman, TE dynasty check, aisle 11.”  Although the majority of my leagues are dynasty-IDP formats I don’t do dynasty rankings. Barring an unforeseen event, I don’t have the time for at least another 2-3 years. But it’s by far one of my favorite realms of this […]

  • Gut Check No.355: WR Dynasty Tiers

    Gut Check No.355: WR Dynasty Tiers

    “Matt Waldman to aisle 10 for a WR dynasty check…Waldman, WR dynasty check, aisle 10.”  Although the majority of my leagues are dynasty-IDP formats I don’t do dynasty rankings. Barring an unforeseen event, I don’t have the time for at least another 2-3 years. But it’s by far one of my favorite realms of this […]

  • The Brain Dump: Short & Long on KC Backfield

    The Brain Dump: Short & Long on KC Backfield

    I received a deluge of questions about Charcandrick West, Knile Davis and Spencer Ware yesterday. I’m unpacking it here.  About Each Back The Chiefs have a mid-tier offensive line this year. It’s better than projected, but it still has its weak points. A player of Jamaal Charles’ caliber makes an offensive line better because his vision, […]

  • Reads Listens Views 10/9/2015

    Reads Listens Views 10/9/2015

    X & Y’s pod, Igono on Hogan, Brandon Weeden, and Jamiroquai Listens – Jamiroquai – Seven Days in Sunny June What is Going On Around Here? If you’re new to the Rookie Scouting Portfolio blog, welcome.  On Fridays I post links to pieces that I’ve found personally compelling or to content I hope will scratch that […]

  • The X & Y’s Podcast With Liz Loza & John Evans: This Week’s Fantasy Goodness

    The X & Y’s Podcast With Liz Loza & John Evans: This Week’s Fantasy Goodness

    I join Liz Loza and John Evans on the X’s and Y’s Podcast: The His and Hers Guide to Fantasy Football  Episode Title: Matt Waldman Makes Us Smarter – Listen Here Rookie Scouting Portfolio author and fantasy writer Matt Waldman (!) breaks down the Falcons offense, a promising trio of rookie RBs, the responsibility of the […]

  • Gut Check No.350

    Gut Check No.350

    Potential midseason gap-fillers and temp-to-perm starters as well as buy-lows, Tavon, Godzilla, and the Vikings’ offensive conundrum.    Welcome to my in-season column. If you’re seeking strategic tips, match-up advice, game observations, IDP info, and dynasty advice with a little bit of current “football” events opinion (if anything involving the madness of the NFL commissioner’s […]

  • Christopher Harris Pod: Monday Morning Review

    Christopher Harris Pod: Monday Morning Review

    I joined six-time Fantasy Sports Writing Association award winner Christopher Harris on his show this morning and weighed in on the Rams-Cardinals and Cowboys-Saints games as well as some thoughts on the RB situation for Detroit. You can find more fantasy podcast excellence at www.harrisfootball.com  10/5/15: Game Tape Review – Week 4 What in the […]

  • Gut Check No.348: Week 3

    Gut Check No.348: Week 3

    Welcome to my in-season column. If you’re seeking strategic tips, match-up advice, game observations, IDP info, and dynasty advice with a little bit of current “football” events opinion (if anything involving the madness of the NFL commissioner’s office actually qualifies) added into the mix then you’ve come to the right place. Think of the in-season […]

  • Updated PPR Tiers at Footballguys 8.27.15

    Updated PPR Tiers at Footballguys 8.27.15

    PPR tiers and commentary about specific upside players in each round. Every year for the past three, Sigmund Bloom and I have discussed our desire to present more nuanced draft plans that are still easy for readers to grasp. A snap shot of what’s going on in our brains without the page looking like jumbo […]