Scott Spratt Football Outsiders Senior Analyst

Scott Spratt

Senior Analyst
Fantasy Expert
Charlotte, NC

SCOTT SPRATT got into analytics through his baseball work for Sports Info Solutions and writing for ESPN and FanGraphs, but he loves football analytics because of the intricacies of the sport. He is a Sloan Analytics Research Paper Competition and Fantasy Sports Writers Association award winner and was a 2018 finalist for FSWA Football Writer of the Year for his writing for Pro Football Focus. He is an elusive native Charlottean and has the Jimmy Clausen-given scars to prove it.

Scott Spratt's Archive

Waiver Wire Week 5: Has Trey Lance's Time Come in San Francisco?

The third overall pick in this year's draft played the entire second half in Week 4 against Seattle and looks likely to start in Week 5 against Arizona. Fantasy expert Scott Spratt breaks down Lance's chances to make an impact in your league, and also finds a surprising number of enticing running backs who should be freely available.

NFL Week 5 • October 05, 11:20 am ET
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NFL Week 5 • October 05, 11:20 am ET
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Darnold, Anderson Set for Big Day against Big D

The Carolina Panthers have played better than expected so far this season, while the Dallas Cowboys have largely struggled on defense. Scott Spratt looks at other teams with great fantasy matchups this weekend, including the Rams, the Browns, and ... the Bears?

NFL Week 4 • September 30, 2:10 pm ET
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NFL Week 4 • September 30, 2:10 pm ET
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Tyler Lockett and Seahawks Look to Rock Minnesota

Sometimes, fantasy football is simple. The Seattle Seahawks—including Russell Wilson, Tyler Lockett, and DK Metcalf—are good. The Vikings secondary is bad, and even a home game may not benefit them since they play in a dome, which makes life easier for quarterbacks and wideouts. Scott Spratt breaks down the other good (and bad) matchups of Week 3.

NFL Week 3 • September 23, 2:33 pm ET
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NFL Week 3 • September 23, 2:33 pm ET
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