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Tagged: George Pickens (8 Results)

Factoid: Rookie receivers

I think we should all be drafting rookie receivers a little earlier. There’s risk involved, and I see plenty of slow starters, but I also see a bunch of them outperforming where there were chosen.  more »



Steelers WR Pickens ejected late vs. Bengals

Pittsburgh Steelers wide receiver GEORGE PICKENS had a nice fantasy game on Sunday but he finished the game poorly, being ejected after spearing Cincinnati wide receiver TYLER BOYD on a lateMore onside kick attempt. While a fine is likely in order for Pickens as a result of the play and the ejection, a suspension is less likely and he should be available for fantasy owners when the Steelers play next Monday night against the Indianapolis Colts. Less

Source: Team Blog

Mailbag: November 3, 2022

Ian Allan answers your fantasy football questions. In this edition. Shuffled backup running backs after the NFL trade deadline. Weighing the merits of George Pickens versus Kadarius Toney. What to do with Jonathan Taylor. And more. more »


Podcast: October 14 episode of the Fantasy Index Podcast

Ian Allan and Justin Eleff preview Week 6 of the NFL regular season. Sponsored by RotoWire.  more »

Podcast: August 19 episode of the Fantasy Index Podcast available now

Ian Allan and Justin Eleff talk through the key fantasy takeaways from Week 1 of the NFL preseason, then preview the AFC North. Sponsored by RotoWire.  more »



QBs, rookie WR Pickens stand out in Steelers preseason opener

Pittsburgh quarterbacks MITCH TRUBISKY and MASON RUDOLPH each threw a touchdown in the Steelers first preseason game, while rookie signal caller KENNY PICKETT threw two – including the game winner. HeadMore coach Mike Tomlin said that “it was a good first-time out for all three quarterbacks”. Meanwhile, rookie wide receiver GEORGE PICKENS caught a nice touchdown and continued his impressive preseason. Less

Source: Pittsburgh Post-Gazette

Around the NFL: George Pickens

Chase Claypool picked up a shoulder injury in practice on Friday. Mike Tomlin calls him day to day, so it doesn't sound like a big deal. But coupled with some online highlights of second-rounder George Pickens making plays, it does make for some extra intrigue surrounding the rookie.   more »

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Andy Richardson: George Pickens

In my ongoing rookie draft, I just selected George Pickens with the 11th pick of the first round. He was a second-round pick in the NFL Draft last week, and that coupled with his landing spot makes him an interesting rookie. Pittsburgh has a long track record of hitting on wide receivers.   more »


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