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.
Start Mitchell Trubisky and Matthew Stafford? Bench Deshaun Watson and Patrick Mahomes? Scott Spratt explains why the matchups of Week 3 lead to some surprising recommendations for fantasy football lineups.
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Odds are very good that an important player on your fantasy team was injured this week. Scott Spratt looks at the best options available to take their place, including San Francisco 49ers running back Jerick McKinnon.
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After a heartbreaking loss in Los Angeles in Week 1, Dak Prescott and the Cowboys look to bounce back at home against the Falcons in Week 2. Elsewhere, Russell Wilson and the Seahawks also have a home opener, but you should avoid starting them against the stout New England defense.
Scott Spratt showcases some of the freely available talent you should pick up for your fantasy football team. That includes running backs such as the Jaguars' James Robinson, the Colts' Nyheim Hines, and the Rams' Malcolm Brown.
2 comments, Last at 17 Sep 2020, 06:00pm by Scott Spratt