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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 (rtsports.com).  more »

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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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Mailbag: September 8, 2021

Ian Allan answers your fantasy football questions. In this edition. Would an all-Alabama team win a fantasy league? Why COVID might be more of a factor this year. Identifying the best backup running backs. Best values relative to ADP. And more. more »

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Around the NFL: Las Vegas Raiders

Will the Raiders get anything out of Henry Ruggs and Bryan Edwards? They drafted those guys with early picks last year, but they weren’t big contributors – in part because of injuries.  more »

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Mailbag: July 15, 2021

Ian Allan answers your fantasy fooball questions. In this edition. Mecole Hardman: emerging sleeper? Or wasted mid-round pick? Slotting the elite tight ends. And the value of stockpiling less-coveted quarterbacks. more »

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Dynasty Leagues: Long-term TE rankings

Darren Waller keeps cranking out big games. He had another one against the Dolphins on Saturday, making a couple of contested catches over smaller defensive backs. He’s a handful, and they work hard to get him the ball.  more »

Dec
7

Carr, Waller lead Raiders to shocking comeback against still-winless Jets

Veteran quarterback DEREK CARR totaled 4 touchdowns to lead the Las Vegas Raiders to a shocking comeback win against the winless New York Jets on Sunday. Carr rushed for a touchdownMore and threw for 3 more, including the game winning 46-yarder to rookie wideout HENRY RUGGS with five seconds remaining in the game. While he didn’t score the game-winner, tight end DARREN WALLER did finish with a game-high 17 targets, 13 catches, and a season-high 200 yards to go along with 2 touchdowns. Less

Source: Las Vegas Sun

Sep
25

Raiders RB Jacobs, TE Waller hurting heading into Week #3

Las Vegas Raiders running back JOSH JACOBS (hip) and tight end DARREN WALLER (knee) are ailing heading into Sunday’s game against the New England Patriots. While the team held a walkthroughMore rather than an actual practice coming off their Monday night game, the team indicated that neither player would have participated in an actual practice. The duo's health will be worth monitoring over the next couple of days. Less

Source: The Mercury News

Factoid: Tight ends as receivers

For those in leagues combining wide receivers and tight ends into one “receiver” position, where do you take those first tight ends? How do guys like George Kittle and Travis Kelce stack up against the best wide receivers.  more »

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Jun
18

Las Vegas TE thinks Raiders could have top-five offense

Las Vegas tight end DARREN WALLER said in a recent interview that the thinks the Raiders could have a top-five offense heading into the 2020 season. Waller cited the offensive line,More quarterback, consistency at tight end, and improvement at the wide receiver position as evidence. The Raiders offense moved the ball effectively last season but struggled in the red zone, something the team obviously hopes to improve upon in 2020. Less

Source: NFL.com

Factoid: Raider tight ends

What do you make of Darren Waller? He caught 90 passes last year, but with only 3 touchdown catches. Can he be counted on to get in the end zone more often this year?  more »

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Mar
19

Raiders add veteran TE Witten

The Las Vegas Raiders agreed to a one-year contract with veteran tight end JASON WITTEN earlier this week. The 37-year-old tight end previously spent the duration of his career with theMore Dallas Cowboys, but the team decided to move on from the veteran Witten in favor of BLAKE JARWIN. Witten is expected to have a limited role behind primary pass-catching tight end DARREN WALLER. Less

Source: NFL.com

Ask the Experts: Who is this season's biggest trick...or treat?

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: Happy Halloween edition! Who is this year's biggest trick...or treat?  more »

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Factoid: Waller is a baller

Jared Cook signed a two-year deal worth $15 million with New Orleans in the offseason. The Raiders have replaced him with Darren Waller. So far that trade-out has worked out very well for Oakland.   more »

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Around the NFL: Raiders release Brown

I think we’ve seen the last of Antonio Brown. The Raiders released him today, and I don’t know that there’s another team that would be willing to roll the dice on him.  more »

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