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Tagged: Taysom Hill (17 Results)


New Orleans QB Hill leads Saints in first career start

With quarterback DREW BREES out for the foreseeable future, the New Orleans Saints turned to swiss army knife backup TAYSOM HILL for his first career start at quarterback on Sunday. HillMore was outstanding, completing almost 80% of his passes while leading the team in rushing and scoring 2 rushing touchdowns. Hill was a sneaky play in leagues that allowed him to participate in the flex position as a tight end. Less

Source: New Orleans Times-Picayune

Mailbag: November 19, 2020

Ian Allan answers your fantasy football questions. In this edition. Taysom Hill could be a secret weapon tight end in some fantasy leagues. Or not. When does one cut bait on a struggling rookie running back like Jonathan Taylor? Adding punters to fantasy leagues. And more. more »


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

Ian Allan and Justin Eleff look back at Week 10 of the NFL regular season and preview tonight's Cardinals-Seahawks kickoff to Week 11. Sponsored by RealTime Fantasy Sports.  more »

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Podcast: November 17 episode of the Fantasy Index Podcast available now

Moishe Steigmann and Justin Eleff work the waiver wire after Week 10 of the NFL regular season -- and introduce a brand new play-at-home contest, SUPPLY BY DEMAND. Sponsored by Affordable Trophies.  more »


Podcast: September 11 episode of the Fantasy Index Podcast available now

Ian Allan and Justin Eleff preview Week 1 of the NFL regular season. Sponsored by RealTime Fantasy Sports.  more »

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Rookie QB Hurts likely third on Philly depth chart

Philadelphia rookie quarterback JALEN HURTS was a surprise second round pick in the 2020 NFL Draft, drawing comparisons to New Orleans swiss army knife TAYSOM HILL. While CARSON WENTZ is theMore unquestioned starting quarterback, Eagles head coach Doug Pederson indicated recently that NATE SUDFELD is the likely backup ahead of Hurts for now. Less



Saints re-sign Hill to two-year deal

New Orleans quarterback TAYSOM HILL officially signed a two-year contract extension to remain with the Saints for at least the next couple of seasons. While Hill is technically listed as aMore quarterback, he lined up more often at tight end last season in addition to starring on special teams. The Saints were busy tending to their QB corps on Sunday, reportedly signing free agent JAMEIS WINSTON to a one-year deal. Less

Source: New Orleans Times-Picayune


QB Hill likely to remain with Saints as deadline passes

Friday’s deadline came and went with no team extending an offer sheet to New Orleans Saints quarterback TAYSOM HILL. While Hill could still be traded to another team, the fact thatMore the Saints placed a first-round tender on Hill likely means that they expect him to remain in town and play a significant role in 2020. Less

Source: Team Blog


Saints plan to place first-round tender on Hill

The New Orleans Saints are planning to place a first-round tender on quarterback TAYSOM HILL. Such a move means that the Saints will have a chance to match any offer sheetMore that Hill receives. If Hill signs with another team, New Orleans will receive a first-round pick. The move indicates that the Saints would like to keep Hill in town. Less

Source: New Orleans Times-Picayune


Cardinals GM compares CFL signee to Taysom Hill

Earlier this month the Arizona Cardinals signed Canadian Football League standout CHRIS STREVELER to a reserve/futures contract. Cardinals GM Steve Keim recently said that Streveler has some similarities to New OrleansMore playmaker TAYSOM HILL. Streveler helped lead the Winnipeg Blue Bombers to a CFL Championship, making plays passing and rushing along the way. If he makes Arizona’s opening day roster, fantasy owners may want to file the name away in the deep sleepers category. Less


Around the NFL: Taysom Hill

Tom Brady, Philip Rivers, Jameis Winston, Ryan Tannehill. There are some interesting quarterbacks headed for free agency. There’s also the Taysom Hill wild card.  more »


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The end for Drew Brees might come sooner rather than later. At the Pro Bowl, he concedes that he’s mulling the possibility of retirement for the first time, and that he expects to make a decision in about a month.  more »


Ian Allan: Wait til next year

Five unheralded players that caught my eye in the wild card round of the playoffs. These are guys who potentially could make an impact in the regular season next year.   more »



Saints QB Hill drawing comparisons to Steve Young

New Orleans head coach Sean Payton says that third-string quarterback TAYSOM HILL has a real future under center, going as far as to compare him to Steve Young. Payton added thatMore he has seen significant growth from a year ago. After an impressive preseason performance last week, Hill is believed to be gaining ground on TEDDY BRIDGEWATER for the backup spot behind DREW BREES. Less

Source: New Orleans Times-Picayune


Rookie QB McSorley embracing unique role

Baltimore rookie quarterback TRACE MCSORLEY has drawn comparisons to New Orleans jack-of-all-trades quarterback TAYSOM HILL. McSorley has a unique combination of throwing ability, speed, and overall football knowledge that could leadMore to him seeing playing time sooner than later. McSorley has even seen time as a punt returner, with that experiment likely to continue into training camp. Less

Source: Team Website

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