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Mailbag: January 8, 2021

Ian Allan answers your fantasy football questions. In this edition: Weighing Herbert vs. Jonathan Taylor in a keeper league. The merits of head-to-head vs. total points formats. And more on backup running backs. more »



Herbert leads Chargers in win over Kansas City backups

Los Angeles Chargers quarterback JUSTIN HERBERT finished an outstanding rookie season with 4 total touchdowns against Kansas City. Herbert threw for 3 touchdowns and ran for another against a mix ofMore backups for Kansas City, which had already clinched the AFC’s top seed and rested several starters. Herbert had already set the record for touchdowns by a rookie quarterback and he ends the year with 31 of them. Less

Source: NBC Sports


Rookie QB Herbert leads Chargers on Thursday Night Football

Los Angeles Chargers rookie quarterback JUSTIN HERBERT accounted for 3 total touchdowns in Thursday night’s overtime victory over the Las Vegas Raiders. Herbert threw for two touchdowns and ran for the game-winning score in overtime.

Source: Los Angeles Times

Dynasty Leagues: Long-term QB rankings

Kyler Murray has had a great season, but I wonder if it’s sustainable? He’s really small, and his greatness has been strongly tied to his ability to scramble around with unique quickness. How long can that last?  more »



Patriots defense dominant in shutout win over Chargers

The New England Patriots shut out the Los Angeles Chargers on Sunday behind a dominant defensive performance. New England scored on a punt return touchdown and a blocked field goal return touchdown while also sacking Los Angeles rookie quarterback JUSTIN HERBERT 3 times and intercepting him twice.

Source: New England Sports Network

Podcast: December 4 episode of the Fantasy Index Podcast available now

Ian Allan and Justin Eleff preview Week 13 of the NFL regular season. Sponsored by Fantasy Index Weekly and RotoWire.  more »

Ask the Experts: Who are you most thankful for?

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 Thanksgiving! Which player are you most thankful for this season?  more »



Chargers rookie QB Herbert has season high vs. Jets

Los Angeles Chargers rookie quarterback JUSTIN HERBERT threw for a season-high (which would also be a career-high) 366 yards against the winless New York Jets on Sunday. And because fantasy ownersMore like touchdowns, Herbert threw for 3 of them against the Jets. Chargers wide receiver KEENAN ALLEN had a nice game as well, finishing with a franchise-record 16 receptions for 145 yards and a touchdown. Less

Source: Los Angeles Times

Dynasty Leagues: Long-term QB rankings

Justin Herbert and Tua Tagovailoa go head-to-head on Sunday, and that’s a notable matchup: two quarterbacks who could be notable players at the position for years. Herbert has been ripping it up for two months, while Tagovailoa comes off his first big game as a pro.  more »


Chargers QB Taylor medically cleared to play

Los Angeles Chargers quarterback TYROD TAYLOR has been medically cleared from a punctured lung suffered when a team doctor injected a pain killer to alleviate rib discomfort before the team’s WeekMore #2 game. While Taylor was out, rookie quarterback JUSTIN HERBERT dominated and took over the starting gig on a permanent basis. Taylor could be available as the backup for Sunday’s game against the Jacksonville Jaguars. Less

Source: Team Blog

Dynasty Leagues: Is Herbert for real?

At what point do we agree that Justin Herbert is for real? He’s been starting for a month, and he’s looking like he’s going to be a good quarterback for a lot of years.  more »


Mailbag: October 15, 2020

Ian Allan answers your fantasy football questions. In this edition: Andy Dalton's potential in Dallas. Michael Thomas' off-field antics. Ranking the young quarterbacks. Sputtering Tyler Lockett. And more. more »


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

Ian Allan and Justin Eleff weigh in on the major fantasy headlines after Week 5 of the NFL regular season. Sponsored by Fantasy Points.  more »



Rookie QB Herbert throws 4 touchdowns on MNF

Los Angeles Chargers quarterback JUSTIN HERBERT became the first rookie to throw 4 touchdown passes on Monday Night Football. The Chargers blew a 17-point lead for the second consecutive week, but the impressive outing by Herbert was the story of the game.



Chargers change direction, Herbert era officially begins

Los Angeles Chargers head coach Anthony Lynn said on Thursday that rookie quarterback JUSTIN HERBERT will be the starter for the remainder of the season. The announcement means that team captainMore and former starter TYROD TAYLOR is now the backup quarterback. Taylor has now lost his starting job three times with three different teams. Herbert, the sixth overall pick in the 2020 NFL Draft, has improved with every start while battling the likes of TOM BRADY and PATRICK MAHOMES. Less

Source: Los Angeles Daily News

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