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Tagged: Darren Waller (20 Results)

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 »

Jan
4

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

Dec
29

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

Dec
17

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 (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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