Running List of 2019 KUBIAK Changes

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21 comments, Last at 08 Sep 2019, 9:06am

#1 by Aaron Schatz // Jul 29, 2019 - 6:10pm

CIN WR: Reduced A.J. Green and downgraded Risk to Red, increased John Ross.
DAL/MIA WR: Moved Allen Hurns from DAL to MIA.
DET RB: Removed Theo Riddick. Increased Kerryon Johnson, C.J. Anderson, and Zach Zenner.
DET WR: Increased Danny Amendola.
NYG QB: Slight decrease for Eli Manning.
NYG WR: Downgraded Sterling Shepard Risk to Yellow. Removed Corey Coleman. Reduced Golden Tate due to 4-game suspension to open the season. Increased Bennie Fowler, Cody Latimer, and Darius Slayton.

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#2 by Aaron Schatz // Jul 31, 2019 - 2:28pm

Fixed an error that mis-ranked WR and TE when a league had "Group WR and TE together" checked.
NO RB: Removed Javorius "Buck" Allen.
NO WR: Removed Cam Meredith.

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#3 by Aaron Schatz // Jul 31, 2019 - 2:28pm

BAL WR: Removed Jordan Lasley, increased Miles Boykin, reduced Chris Moore.
CIN QB: Slightly reduced Andy Dalton and downgraded Risk to Yellow.
CIN WR: Reduced A.J. Green, increased Alex Erickson.
DAL RB: Added Alfred Morris, increased Tony Pollard, reduced Darius Jackson.
DAL WR: Increased Tavon Austin.
MIA WR: Increased Allen Hurns, reduced Jakeem Grant, downgraded Bruce Butler Risk to Red.
PHI RB: Added Darren Sproles, slightly reduced Jordan Howard but upgraded Risk to Yellow, downgraded Wendell Smallwood Risk to Yellow.
PHI TE: Reduced Josh Perkins.
PHI WR: Slightly reduced Nelson Agholor.
TEN WR: Removed Cameron Batson.

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#4 by Aaron Schatz // Aug 05, 2019 - 4:22pm

Technical updates:

Changed default budget for an auction league from $100 to $200.
Changed default number of bench spots from 4 to 6.
Fixed bug related to scrolling on League Settings view in Safari browser.
Fixed bug related to displaying the “Updated as of …” date correctly.
Tuned the “Print Summary” feature. Additionally, to limit confusion, print feature is only available in Summary View.

Player changes:

ARI WR: Increased KeeSean Johnson, reduced Andy Isabella and Hakeem Butler, upgraded Christian Kirk Risk to Yellow.
DEN QB: Slightly increased Joe Flacco.
DEN RB: Added Theo Riddick, slightly reduced Phillip Lindsay, slightly increased Royce Freeman, reduced Devontae Booker.
HOU RB: Removed D'Onta Foreman, increased Lamar Miller and Damarea Crockett, added Josh Ferguson and Karan Higdon.
IND RB: Added D'Onta Foreman, removed Spencer Ware.
JAX WR: Increased DJ Chark and Chris Conley, reduced Marqise Lee.
MIA RB: Downgraded Kenyan Drake Risk to Red (may lose job to Kalen Ballage).
MIN WR: Increased Chad Beebe, reduced Jordan Taylor.

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#5 by Aaron Schatz // Aug 10, 2019 - 2:44pm

CAR IDP: Added Tre Boston, removed Rashaun Golden.
CHI RB: Upgraded David Montgomery Risk to Yellow.
CLE RB: Removed Duke Johnson, increased Nick Chubb, Kareem Hunt, and Dontrell Hilliard.
CLE WR: Increased Odell Beckham and Rashard Higgins, reduced Antonio Calloway.
DAL IDP: Reduced Robert Quinn due to suspension.
HOU RB: Added Duke Johnson, reduced Lamar Miller, Josh Ferguson, and Damarea Crockett.
HOU TE: Reduced Jordan Thomas.
HOU WR: Reduced Keke Coutee.
IND QB: Downgraded Andrew Luck Risk to Yellow.
LAR IDP: Changed Aaron Donald listing from DE to DT to match Yahoo and ESPN Fantasy.
NO IDP: Reduced Sheldon Rankins due to likely placement on PUP list to start season.
OAK IDP: Added Johnathan Abram, reduced Karl Joseph, removed Nevin Lawson.
OAK WR: Downgraded Antonio Brown Risk to Red.
SEA IDP: Added Jarran Reed.
SF RB: Increased Matt Breida, reduced Jerick McKinnon.
SF WR: Increased Trent Taylor, reduced Kendrick Bourne.
TB IDP: Reduced Vita Vea and downgraded Risk to Red.

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#6 by Aaron Schatz // Aug 12, 2019 - 4:55pm

DEN RB: Reduced Theo Riddick due to shoulder injury.
GB IDP: Added Ty Summers, removed Oren Burks.
JAX RB: Removed Benny Cunningham.
MIN K: Removed Dan Bailey, added Kaare Vedvik.
NYJ K: Removed Chandler Catanzaro, added Taylor Bertolet.
OAK WR: Upgraded Antonio Brown Risk back to Yellow.
PHI WR: Added Mack Hollins, removed Sheldon Gibson.

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#7 by Aaron Schatz // Aug 15, 2019 - 7:28pm

CHI RB: Increased David Montgomery, reduced Mike Davis.
LAC RB: Downgraded Melvin Gordon Risk to Red, upgraded Austin Ekeler Risk to Green and Justin Jackson Risk to Blue.
MIA RB: Increased Kalen Ballage and Mark Walton, reduced Kenyan Drake and Myles Gaskin.
NYJ RB: Increased Ty Montgomery, reduced Elijah McGuire.
SEA QB: Shifted small bit of Russell Wilson's numbers from scrambles to passes.
SEA RB: Increased Chris Carson, reduced J.D. McKissic.
SEA WR: Reduced David Moore.
SF QB: Slightly reduced Jimmy Garoppolo.
SF WR: Increased Jalen Hurd, reduced Marquise Goodwin.
TEN QB: Slightly reduced Marcus Mariota.
WAS RB: Increased Adrian Peterson, reduced Darrius Guice.

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#8 by Aaron Schatz // Aug 16, 2019 - 10:31pm

LAC IDP: Reduced Derwin James.
MIN WR: Increased Jordan Taylor, reduced Laquon Treadwell.
NE QB: Increased Tom Brady.
NE RB: Reduced Damien Harris.
NE TE: Reduced Stephen Anderson.
NE WR: Added Josh Gordon, slightly reduced Julian Edelman, reduced N'Keal Harry, Maurice Harris, and Philip Dorsett, downgraded Demaryius Thomas Risk to Yellow.
NYJ IDP: Added Neville Hewitt, removed Avery Williamson.

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#9 by Aaron Schatz // Aug 22, 2019 - 7:35pm

ARI WR: Removed Kevin White.
CAR QB: Slightly increased Cam Newton.
CAR TE: Reduced Ian Thomas.
CAR WR: Increased Curtis Samuel.
CHI RB: Increased David Montgomery, reduced Mike Davis.
DAL RB: Downgraded Ezekiel Elliott Risk to Red.
IND RB: Removed D'Onta Foreman.
KC RB: Increased Darwin Thompson, reduced Carlos Hyde, slightly reduced Damien Williams (receiving).
LAC QB: Slightly reduced Philip Rivers.
LAC RB: Reduced Melvin Gordon, increased Austin Ekeler and Justin Jackson.
LAC WR: Removed Dylan Cantrell.
LAC/NE WR: Moved Dontrelle Inman from NE to LAC.
LAR IDP: Removed Micah Kiser.

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#10 by Aaron Schatz // Aug 25, 2019 - 3:29pm

DET IDP: Removed Jarrad Davis.
GB IDP: Removed Josh Jones.
HOU RB: Removed Lamar Miller, increased Duke Johnson, Josh Ferguson, Damarea Crockett, and Karan Higdon.
HOU IDP: Downgraded Jadaveon Clowney Risk to Red due to holdout.
IND QB: Added Jacoby Brissett, removed Andrew Luck.
IND K: Reduced Adam Vinatieri.
IND RB: Reduced Marlon Mack and Nyheim Hines.
IND TE: Slightly reduced Jack Doyle and Eric Ebron.
IND WR: Reduced T.Y. Hilton, Devin Funchess, and Parris Campbell.
OAK RB: Removed Doug Martin, increased Josh Jacobs, Jalen Richard, and DeAndre Washington.

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#11 by Aaron Schatz // Aug 28, 2019 - 7:56pm

ARI IDP: Removed Robert Alford.
ARI WR: Removed Hakeem Butler.
LAC IDP: Added Michael Davis.
MIA IDP: Removed T.J. McDonald, increased Minkah Fitzpatrick.
MIN WR: Added Brandon Zylstra, removed Jordan Taylor.
NE WR: Added Jakobi Meyers, removed Maurice Harris.
NO IDP: Increased Sheldon Rankins.
NYG WR: Upgraded Sterling Shepard Risk to Green. (Thumb injury is "good to go" for Week 1.)
NYJ RB: Reduced Le'Veon Bell, increased Ty Montgomery.
SF RB: Increased Tevin Coleman, Matt Breida, and Jeff Wilson, reduced Jerick McKinnon (possible IR or cut).
TB RB: Added Dare Ogunbowale, reduced Ronald Jones and Andre Ellington.
WAS RB: Downgraded Bryce Love Risk to Red.
WAS WR: Downgraded Josh Doctson Risk to Red.

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#12 by Aaron Schatz // Aug 30, 2019 - 6:50pm

ATL TE: Removed Eric Saubert and Logan Paulsen.
BAL WR: Removed Michael Floyd.
CAR K: Added Joey Slye, removed Graham Gano.
CAR RB: Added Reggie Bonnafon, removed Cameron Artis-Payne.
CAR WR: Removed Aldrick Robinson.
CIN RB: Removed Rodney Anderson.
DAL RB: Reduced Ezekiel Elliott, increased Tony Pollard.
DAL RB: Removed Darius Jackson.
GB WR: Increased Jake Kumerow, reduced Equanimeous St. Brown.
HOU RB: Removed Josh Ferguson. (We're not replacing his production yet because we assume Houston will sign someone off waiver wire to add to their backfield.)
JAX WR: Removed Terrelle Pryor.
LAR IDP: Removed Tanzel Smart.
MIA IDP: Removed Kiko Alonso, downgraded Raekwon McMillian Risk to Red.
MIA WR: Removed Brice Butler.
MIN K: Added Dan Bailey, removed Kaare Vedvik.
NYJ RB: Removed Elijah McGuire.
OAK IDP: Removed Brandon Marshall.
OAK TE: Removed Luke Willson, increased Darren Waller, Fabian Moreau, and Derek Carrier.
SEA WR: Increased Jaron Brown, reduced David Moore, D.K. Metcalf, and Gary Jennings.

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#13 by Aaron Schatz // Aug 31, 2019 - 1:41pm

ATL K: Added Matt Bryant, removed Georgio Tavecchio.
BUF RB: Removed LeSean McCoy, increased Devin Singletary and Frank Gore.
BUF WR: Slightly increased Cole Beasley and Zay Jones. Removed Ray-Ray McCloud.
HOU DEF: Reduced sacks.
HOU IDP: Removed Jadaveon Clowney.
OAK WR: Removed Marcell Ateman, increased Hunter Renfrow and Ryan Grant.
PHI RB: Removed Josh Adams.
SEA DEF: Increased sacks.
SEA IDP: Added Jadaveon Clowney.
SF IDP: Removed Adrian Colbert.
SF WR: Removed Jordan Matthews.
WAS WR: Removed Josh Doctson, increased Trey Quinn, Terry McLaurin, and Kevin Harmon.

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#14 by Aaron Schatz // Sep 01, 2019 - 12:53pm

ARI TE: Removed Ricky Seals-Jones and Caleb Wilson, increased Charles Clay and Maxx Williams.
ARI WR: Removed Chad Williams.
DAL RB: Increased Ezekiel Elliott (returned to 16-game projection).
DET RB: Removed Zach Zenner, increased Ty Johnson.
DET WR: Removed Andy Jones.
GB WR: Removed Equanimeous St. Brown.
HOU QB: Increased Deshaun Watson (decreased sack total).
HOU RB: Added Carlos Hyde, removed Damarea Crockett, increased Karan Higdon.
HOU TE: Removed Kahale Warring.
HOU WR: Added Kenny Stills, removed Vyncint Smith, reduced Keke Coutee and Will Fuller.
KC RB: Added LeSean McCoy, removed Carlos Hyde, reduced Damien Williams, Darwin Thompson, and Darrel Williams.
MIA WR: Removed Kenny Stills, added Preston Williams, increased Jakeem Grant and Albert Wilson.
MIN WR: Removed Dillon Mitchell.
NE WR: Removed Braxton Berrios.
NYG TE: Removed Scott Simonson.
PHI RB: Removed Wendell Smallwood.

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#15 by CheeseHead // Sep 01, 2019 - 1:16pm

KC RB: Added LeSean McCoy isn't in your KUBIAK...

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#16 by Aaron Schatz // Sep 01, 2019 - 3:13pm

He should be there if you reload the page.

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#17 by Aaron Schatz // Sep 01, 2019 - 3:13pm

NYJ K: Added Kaare Vedvik, removed Taylor Bertolet.

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#18 by Aaron Schatz // Sep 03, 2019 - 7:15pm

CAR WR: Removed Torrey Smith, added Brandon Zylstra.
CLE TE: Removed Seth DeValve, added Ricky Seals-Jones.
DET RB: Added J.D. McKissic, reduced Kerryon Johnson.
GB TE: Removed Jace Sternberger, increased Marcedes Lewis.
GB WR: Increased Geronimo Allison and Trevor Davis.
HOU TE: Removed Jordan Thomas, increased Jordan Akins and Darren Fells.
HOU WR: Slight increase to Keke Coutee.
JAX TE: Added Seth DeValve.
LAC RB: Added Troymaine Pope, reduced Melvin Gordon, increased Austin Ekeler and Justin Jackson, removed Detrez Newsome.
MIA TE: Removed Dwayne Allen.
MIN WR: Removed Brandon Zylstra and Laquon Treadwell.
NE IDP: Removed Deatrich Wise.
NE WR: Increased Demaryius Thomas, reduced N'Keal Harry.
NYG RB: Removed Rod Smith, reduced Paul Perkins and Elijhaa Penny.
NYG WR: Added Cody Core, removed Jawill Davis.
PIT WR: Removed Eli Rogers, increased James Washington and Ryan Switzer.
SEA RB: Removed J.D. McKissic.
SF RB: Removed Jerrick McKinnon and Jeff Wilson, increased Tevin Coleman, Matt Breida, and Raheem Mostert.
SF WR: Increased Jalen Hurd and Trent Taylor.
WAS RB: Added Wendell Smallwood, reduced Adrian Peterson.

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#19 by Aaron Schatz // Sep 04, 2019 - 10:24am

DAL RB: Upgraded Ezekiel Elliott Risk to Green.

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#20 by Aaron Schatz // Sep 05, 2019 - 2:10pm

OAK WR: Reduced Antonio Brown.

SEA TE: Removed Ed Dickson.

TEN K: Added Cairo Santos, removed Ryan Succop.

This will be the final preseason adjustment.

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#21 by Tutenkharnage // Sep 08, 2019 - 9:06am

Aw, c’mon, Aaron! I’m sure I’m not the only one dying to know what KUBIAK thinks of the Evil Empire’s latest addition and his effects on the rest of Darth Belichick’s minions. 

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