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Fantasy News: Derek Carr

Putting together the rankings for Week 1, Derek Carr came in a little lower than I was expecting. Nice player, and with good weapons around him, but I’m not confident he’ll put up numbers that move the needle.  more »



Raiders TE Waller returns to practice

Fantasy owners monitoring the status of Las Vegas Raiders tight end DARREN WALLER got some encouraging news during Wednesday’s practice. Waller returned to practice on Wednesday after being sidelined with a hamstring injury for most of training camp. Head Coach Josh McDaniels said that Waller is “good to go”.

Source: NBC Sports


Raiders TE Waller iffy for season opener?

Las Vegas Raiders tight end DARREN WALLER continues to deal with a hamstring injury that has kept him out of practice again this week. With fantasy owners wondering about Waller’s statusMore for the season opener on September 11th against the Los Angeles Chargers, head coach Josh McDaniels said he wasn’t willing to make any prediction about his star tight end’s status weeks from now. Less

Source: NBC Sports

Ask the Experts: Who is on your Do Not Draft list?

ASK THE EXPERTS appears weekly from training camp through the Super Bowl with answers to a new question being posted Thursday morning. How the guest experts responded when we asked them: Who is on your Do Not Draft list?   more »


Podcast: August 9 episode of the Fantasy Index Podcast available now

Scott Pianowski of Yahoo Sports joins the podcast for a long look at the fantasy draft landscape in 2022 (part 1 of 2). Sponsored by Extra Point Press.  more »


Around the NFL: Darren Waller

Darren Waller is looking for a new deal, and who can blame him? He’s one of the league’s most underpaid players.  more »


Around the NFL: Darren Waller

There was a report yesterday indicating that the Packers are interested in acquiring Darren Waller from the Raiders. This might be seen as a good thing for Waller's value, going to a team that doesn't have a legit No. 1 wideout these days, but others will argue that tight ends haven't generally prospered with Aaron Rodgers.   more »


Factoid: Hunter Renfrow

The Raiders made the big trade for Davante Adams, but I don’t think they’re going to kick their other pass catchers to the curb. Guys like Darren Waller and Hunter Renfrow are too good to not have big roles in the offense.   more »


Factoid: Derek Carr

Derek Carr hasn’t been a great passer around the goal line – not enough touchdowns for the yards he put up last year. But if he falls short again this season, it won’t be for a lack of weapons.   more »


Factoid: Chargers-Raiders Tight ends

The biggest game of the weekend is the Los Angeles Chargers at the Las Vegas Raiders -- win and you're in for both teams. If you're looking to coax some extra fantasy interest out of this game, take a look at the tight ends for both teams. Because their matchups are really good.   more »


Raiders anticipate the return of TE Waller vs. Chargers

Las Vegas Raiders interim head coach Rich Bisaccia was optimistic on Monday that tight end DARREN WALLER will return to practice this week and be on track to play in Sunday’sMore game against the Los Angeles Chargers. Waller has missed the last five games with knee and back injuries and spent last week on the Covid-19 Reserve list. The winner between the Raiders and the Chargers will make the playoffs, while the loser will go home for the winter. Less

Source: Las Vegas Review-Journal


Raiders TE Waller to play vs. Colts?

Las Vegas Raiders interim head coach Rich Bisaccia said this week that the team is “optimistic” that star tight end DARREN WALLER will be able to practice today and begin preparationsMore to play in Sunday’s game against the Indianapolis Colts. Waller has missed the past four games with a knee injury suffered in late November against the Dallas Cowboys. Bisaccia also said that if Waller can’t practice today, but can on Thursday, there is still a chance he can play against the Colts. Less

Source: Team Blog


Raiders TE Waller out vs. Browns

The Las Vegas Raiders will be without the services of tight end DARREN WALLER for the third consecutive game when the team faces the Cleveland Browns on Saturday. The Raiders didMore not place Waller on injured reserve a few weeks back because they did not expect his knee issue to linger into Week #15. Interim head coach Rich Bisaccia said on Thursday that Waller “hasn’t gotten over the hump with whatever the pain is in the knee”. Less

Source: Team Blog

Podcast: October 14 episode of the Fantasy Index Podcast available now

Ian Allan and Justin Eleff review Week 5 of the NFL regular season and look ahead to tonight's Bucs-Eagles matchup. Sponsored by RealTime Fantasy Sports (  more »


Dynasty Leagues: Long-term TE rankings

In dynasty leagues, the decision making gets particularly tricky at tight end. Would you prefer a player who’s a superstar right now? Think Travis Kelce or Darren Waller? Or would you instead take a youngster who might a superstar for a lot more years? Like Kyle Pitts or T.J. Hockenson?  more »


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