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-- Free Agency 2020 Review: 15 Players to Watch --
Thu Apr 2, 2020 --from

fantasy football 4/2/2020: By's Michael Nazarek (Premium Fantasy Article) - We are a bit more two weeks into free agency in 2020, so this is a good time to offer my first thoughts on the biggest moves made over this period of time. Below, you'll see I have offered 15 players to watch over the coming months. The first five listed are players whom I believe to be the biggest winners with regard to where they find themselves at this time into free agency (including trades). The next five are my biggest losers, and the final five are the wildcards, players whom could be winners or losers depending on how things shake out over the summer and (hopefully) into the season. Time's a wastin', so let's get right to the fantasy analysis... [READ REST OF THE STORY]

-- Titans Re-Sign Derrick Henry --
Thu Apr 2, 2020 --from

ESPN's Adam Schefter reports Tennessee Titans RB Derrick Henry signed his $10.2 million franchise tender today. The two sides are still committed to working for a long-term extension before July 15th.

-- 2020 Free Agent Tracker Debuts! --
Sat Mar 14, 2020 --from

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-- 2020 NFL Draft Central Debuts! --
Sun Jan 12, 2020 --from

fantasy football Our 2020 NFL Draft Central feature has debuted! This feature contains links to all our 2020 NFL Rookie Draft coverage. We begin the 2020 off-season with the first round order of the upcoming 2020 NFL Rookie Draft in April, a list of Key NFL Dates for 2020, a list of all Early Entrants who have declared their Eligibility for the NFL draft, and a link to PASS (Player Analysis & Scouting Service). Other free and premium items will be released in the coming days and weeks, such as Team (Rookie) Needs and the first cut of our 2020 Mock Rookie NFL Draft. Be sure to check out 2020 NFL Draft Central today!

-- ( Wins Another Experts League Title! --
Mon Dec 23, 2019 --from

Team led by Senior Writer John Cooney took down the prestigious 2019 FFWebMasters (Fantasy Experts) League Title! FFWebMasters is a Re-Drafter 14-Team Non-PPR Experts League. Overall, the FFMastermind.con staff has now won at least one Experts league title in 15 of the past 16 years! Congrats to John, whom beat's Michael Nazarek's #1 seeded team in the semi-finals to get to the big game!

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-- Quincy Enunwa a Big Question Mark --
Sun Apr 5, 2020 --from

The Athletic reports New York Jets GM Joe Douglas says WR Quincy Enunwa (neck) remains a big question mark moving forward. If he were healthy, Enunwa would probably be the team's #3 wideout behind WR Breshad Perriman and WR Jamison Crowder, but he isn't healthy after being diagnosed with spinal stenosis.

-- Justin Bethel Rehab Update --
Sun Apr 5, 2020 --from

ESPN reports New England Patriots core special-teamer CB Justin Bethel (shoulder) is recovering from offseason shoulder surgery, and he shared insight on how his rehabilitation has been affected by the pandemic. "It's definitely a tough situation. This is a time where you're trying to get back full strength and you're trying to get prepared for the season with all this social distancing, stay-at-home quarantine stuff going on," Bethel said. "When I first left, they gave me a sheet of stuff to do -- exercise, stretches. Pretty much you have to do it on your own. If you can find a clinic that's open that will help you out, you can do it. But even with that, you have to be very careful. Really, you just have to get it done however you can, and pray for the best."

-- Patriots Almost Certainly Will Draft a QB --
Sun Apr 5, 2020 --from

ESPN reports with only 2019 fourth-round pick QB Jarrett Stidham and veteran QB Brian Hoyer on the depth chart, the New England Patriots almost certainly will add a rookie quarterback. The question is when. They will cast a wide net, as usual. One example: League sources say Florida International QB James Morgan had a videoconference meeting with the team. Morgan, who grew up in Green Bay and naturally modeled his game after Pro Football Hall of Fame QB Brett Favre, is an intriguing prospect who scouts say performed well in the East-West Shrine Game.

-- FFMastermind Wins Nearly $30K in Recent FFPC High Stakes Fantasy Football Events! --
Sun Apr 5, 2020 --from

Team, led by Michael Nazarek and Dr. Gil Brovar, won $7,000 in the 2019 FFPC High Stakes Main Event. They also won $4,000 in the 2016 FFPC High Stakes Main Event, including a league championship. In 2017, Nazarek won a $250 satellite league, earning him a free 2018 FFPC main event team (a $1,800 value). The winner of the prestigious main event wins $500,000! Nazarek and Brovar have teamed to win nearly $30,000 in this event over the past six seasons!

-- Germain Ifedi Contract Details --
Sun Apr 5, 2020 --from

ESPN reports OL Germain Ifedi's one-year deal with the Chicago Bears if for the veteran salary benefit: $137,500 to sign, a $910,000 base salary with a cap number of $887,500. That is a wise value addition for the Bears, they get a 25-year old that has started 60 games already.

-- Sources: Trump Wants NFL Season to Start on Time --
Sat Apr 4, 2020 --from

ESPN's Adam Schefter reports in a conference call with major league sports commissioners on Saturday, President Donald Trump said he believes the NFL season should start on time in September, sources said.

-- A Virtual NFL Draft? --
Sat Apr 4, 2020 --from

ESPN's Adam Schefter reports high-level officials from multiple NFL teams are now preparing to do the April 23-25 draft virtually, from home, away from their team facilities, league sources said. They are awaiting final decision from NFL on an unprecedented draft.

-- Antonio Brown Facing Several Official Charges --
Sat Apr 4, 2020 --from

ESPN reports the state of Florida has levied three formal charges against free-agent WR Antonio Brown for an alleged January assault that resulted in the former All-Pro wide receiver's arrest. Brown faces felony burglary conveyance, misdemeanor battery and misdemeanor criminal mischief charges, according to a Broward County court document.

-- Daryl Williams Contract Details --
Sat Apr 4, 2020 --from reports the Buffalo Bills signed OT Daryl Williams to a one-year, $2.25 million deal that includes just $250K guaranteed. The max is $2.5 million with incentives. It's a low-risk move by Buffalo brass, which knows Williams well and plans to move him back to his natural spot on right side.

-- OBJ & Jarvis Landry on Track with Rehab --
Sat Apr 4, 2020 --from

The Plain Dealer reports Browns WR Odell Beckham (core injury) and WR Jarvis Landry (hip) are right on track in their rehabs from their surgeries "Both those guys are exactly where they need to be in terms of rehab progression," HC Kevin Stefanski said. "VP of Player Health and Development Joe Sheehan has been in touch every single day with those guys, so he's very aware of where they are and what they're doing and how they're progressing. They were in the building quite a bit back in, I guess, January and February. So I got to talk to them, sit down with both those guys and see them in the training room. So they're doing everything they need to and they're right where they need to be from a rehab standpoint."

-- Chris Jones Contract Watch --
Sat Apr 4, 2020 --from reports the Kansas City Chiefs want to re-sign franchise-tagged DL Chris Jones, but have yet to make him an offer on a long-term deal. That suggests that the two sides are far apart on money.

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Sat Apr 4, 2020 --from

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-- Chiefs Sign RSJ --
Fri Apr 3, 2020 --from

ESPN reports the Kansas City Chiefs have signed free-agent TE Ricky Seals-Jones to a one-year contract.

-- Texans Traded DeAndre Hopkins Simply Due to Money --
Fri Apr 3, 2020 --from

The Houston Chronicle reports Texans HC Bill O'Brien said in a town hall meeting with season ticket holders that the WR DeAndre Hopkins trade happened only because of money. "It was in the best interest of our team," O'Brien said. "DeAndre Hopkins was a great football player. We loved DeAndre Hopkins. He had three years left on his deal, and he wanted a raise. RB David Johnson is going to be a great addition to our football team."

-- Michael Brockers Passes Physical --
Fri Apr 3, 2020 --from

The Los Angeles Rams official website reports Rams DT Michael Brockers has passed his physical, meaning his contract with the team is official.

-- Adam Thielen Will Miss Stefon Diggs --
Fri Apr 3, 2020 --from

The Pioneer Press reports Vikings WR Adam Thielen says he learned so much from WR Stefon Diggs as far as a receiver, how to run routes, different things like that over the years and that he's going to miss their partnership in the future. "Obviously, it's a bummer that he's not here because it was such a fun duo to be able to work off one another and things like that, whether it be practice or games," Thielen said. "So, I'm definitely going to miss that, but it will be fun to see him have success somewhere else."

-- Bears Starting QB Position an Open Competition --
Fri Apr 3, 2020 --from

ESPN's Adam Schefter reports Chicago Bears GM Ryan Pace called the battle between Chicago QB Mitchell Trubisky and QB Nick Foles an open competition.

-- Sammy Watkins Restructures --
Fri Apr 3, 2020 --from

ESPN's Adam Schefter reports Kansas City Chiefs WR Sammy Watkins has restructured his contract. Watkins had one year left at $14 million, non guaranteed. Now he's got a one-year deal worth up to $16 million, that includes a $9 million base salary and $7 million in incentives and a no-trade clause. Watkins will be an unrestricted free-agent again at 27-years old.

-- New SoFi Stadium May Not be Ready on Time --
Thu Apr 2, 2020 --from

NBC Sports reports construction continues at SoFi Stadium, even as positive coronavirus cases have popped up at the site. While Los Angeles Rams COO Kevin Demoff continues to be optimistic that the stadium will be completed in time, he acknowledges the possibility that may not happen. "This is not the time you want to be finishing a stadium, in this environment as you prepare," Demoff said. "Because it's when you need to be all hands on deck, walking through the building every day, meeting with your staff, working out the kinks and planning for it. So when you've been building something for a few years, you would love an optimal environment to finish it."

-- A Millennial Who Won! --
Thu Apr 2, 2020 --from

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-- Raiders Sign Damarious Randall --
Thu Apr 2, 2020 --from reports the Los Vegas Raiders have signed free-agent S Damarious Randall to a one-year contract worth up to $3.25 million.

-- NFL Chief Medical Officer Speaks --
Thu Apr 2, 2020 --from reports the NFL's chief medical officer, Dr. Allen Sills, who is spearheading the league's response to the new coronavirus pandemic, says widespread testing would have to be available before the reopening of the league could be contemplated. He cautioned against assuming that earlier comments from league officials about the league's focus on starting the season on time mean it will definitely happen. "I don't think that I would interpret those comments to say that that is absolutely what's going to happen," Sills said in a telephone interview Thursday. "I would say that's everyone's hope, that we are in a position to do that," Sills added. "But the reality is none of us know those facts for certain right now. We hope and pray for the best and prepare for the worst, realizing that is one potential outcome that we will be back fully in business playing games as normal in front of fans on schedule. But it's certainly not the only outcome. And I think what was implied there was to say we are not at a point where we are saying that is absolutely not going to happen so we should continue our planning and preparations as if we're going to be able to do that. But obviously we're going to have to evaluate that along the way. And follow what the recommendations are from public health officials and from our infectious disease experts and others."

-- Raiders Will Not Sign Eli Apple --
Thu Apr 2, 2020 --from

ESPN's Adam Schefter reports the Los Vegas Raiders and free-agent CB Eli Apple were unable to finalize a contract, per sources, so Apple remains a free agent.

-- Eric Ebron Not 100% Healthy --
Thu Apr 2, 2020 --from

The Post Gazette reports Steelers TE Eric Ebron (ankle surgery) said he is still not 100% healthy following his late-season ankle operation. "If the season started today, I don't think I'd be able to 100 percent perform," Ebron said. "But we don't play today."

-- What the Jaguars Want for Yannick Ngakoue --
Thu Apr 2, 2020 --from

ESPN reports the Jacksonville Jaguars are beginning discussions for franchise tagged DE Yannick Ngakoue at a first-round pick and more, according to sources.

-- Raiders Re-Sign One --
Thu Apr 2, 2020 --from reports the Las Vegas Raiders have re-signed OL Jordan Devey.

-- Lions Sign One --
Thu Apr 2, 2020 --from reports the Detroit Lions have signed free-agent CB Darryl Roberts to a one-year contract.

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Thu Apr 2, 2020 --from

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-- Buccaneers Re-Sign Blaine Gabbert --
Thu Apr 2, 2020 --from reports the Tampa Bay Buccaneers have re-signed QB Blaine Gabbert to a one-year contract.

-- Saints Re-Sign P.J. Williams --
Thu Apr 2, 2020 --from reports the New Orleans Saints have re-signed CB P.J. Williams to a one-year contract worth $2 million fully guaranteed.

-- NFL Competition Committee Now Supports a Sky Judge --
Thu Apr 2, 2020 --from

The Toronto Sun reports the NFL Competition Committee now supports having a sky judge to ensure that certain bad calls or non-calls are fixed in real time. "The Competition Committee had an abbreviated conference call - obviously, with what's going on they can't meet in person as they normally would - but they had a call last week some time," Dean Blandino, the league's former head of officiating, "and they went through all the rules proposals. And there is support for this." The Ravens and Chargers jointly proposed two variations of the sky judge concept. The first calls for a "booth umpire" as an eighth member of the officiating crew, and the other proposes the addition of a senior technology advisor to the referee to assist the crew.

-- Cowboys Sign Aldon Smith --
Wed Apr 1, 2020 --from

Fox Sports' Jay Glazer reports the Dallas Cowboys have signed former Pro Bowl and free-agent LB/DE Aldon Smith to a one-year contract worth $4 million. Smith has applied for reinstatement and should be back in the league soon. His contract begins when he's reinstated. adds Smith has a $2 million base value on his one-year deal, while he can earn an additional $2 million from sack incentives.

-- Mike Pouncey Rehab Update --
Wed Apr 1, 2020 --from

NBC Sports reports Los Angeles Chargers C Mike Pouncey (neck surgery) still hasn't received clearance, although HC Anthony Lynn added that the team expects that to happen before any football activities get underway. "If he's not, we have other options," Lynn said.

-- Jadeveon Clowney Drops Asking Price --
Wed Apr 1, 2020 --from

ESPN's Dianna Russini reports the asking price for free-agent DE/LB Jadeveon Clowney has dropped at least $2 million off the more than $20 million per season that he had been seeking, sources said Wednesday. Clowney is now seeking a number closer to $17 million to $18 million, and the Seattle Seahawks and Tennessee Titans remain "interested" in signing the three-time Pro Bowl selection, sources said.

-- Seahawks Sign Benson Mayowa --
Wed Apr 1, 2020 --from

ESPN reports the Seattle Seahawks have signed free-agent DE Benson Mayowa.

-- 17 Fantasy Football Titles! --
Wed Apr 1, 2020 --from

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-- Tua Tagovailoa Says He Feels 100% --
Wed Apr 1, 2020 --from reports Alabama QB Tua Tagovailoa, one of the top players available for the NFL draft April 23-25, said Wednesday his surgically repaired hip is fully healed and that he could step on a football field and compete at full strength -- immediately. "I feel 100 percent," Tagovailoa said. "I feel like if there was a game today, I'd be able to go out and perform the same way I was able to perform in previous years. I feel as mobile as possible. I feel 100 percent."

-- Patriots Release Cody Kessler --
Wed Apr 1, 2020 --from reports the New England Patriots have released QB Cody Kessler.

-- Texans Sign Tim Jernigan --
Wed Apr 1, 2020 --from reports the Houston Texans have signed free-agent DT Tim Jernigan to a one-year contract worth up to $3.75 million, per his agent Bill Johnson. He gets $1.25 million guaranteed.

-- Titans Eyeing Two --
Wed Apr 1, 2020 --from reports the Tennessee Titans have been in contact with the agents for free-agents CB Logan Ryan and DE/LB Jadeveon Clowney.

-- Dolphins Re-Sign One --
Wed Apr 1, 2020 --from

The Miami Dolphins official website reports P Matt Haack has signed his restricted free agent tender.

-- Titans Re-Sign Kamalei Correa --
Wed Apr 1, 2020 --from reports the Tennessee Titans have re-signed LB Kamalei Correa to a one-year contract worth up to $3.5 million, a source said.

-- Emmanuel Sanders: Bills Showed Interest Before... --
Wed Apr 1, 2020 --from

NBC Sports reports WR Emmanuel Sanders is now a New Orleans Saint, but before that he thought he might be heading to Buffalo. Sanders says he was having positive conversations with the Bills as soon as free agency opened, but before he had given them a firm "yes," the Bills lost interest because they found out WR Stefon Diggs was available in a trade from the Vikings. "Free agency really started March 16th," Sanders said. "I spoke with the Bills for a little bit and I told them, 'Let me think about the idea, give me a night.' And 30 minutes later the WR Stefon Diggs deal went through and I was like, 'OK.' So then I kind of waited. I was talking to Green Bay, I was talking to the Niners, just trying to figure out what type of deal, what type of money we're talking about. And then the Saints called. I was ecstatic about them, the opportunity to play with QB Drew Brees, and the numbers made sense."

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-- Rodney Hudson Restructures --
Wed Apr 1, 2020 --from

ESPN reports the Las Vegas Raiders have converted $11.6 million of C Rodney Hudson's base salary into a fully guaranteed roster bonus, while adding two void years to his deal, creating $9.28 million in cap space for 2020.

-- Patriots Starting QB Watch --
Wed Apr 1, 2020 --from

The Athletic reports barring unforeseen circumstances, New England Patriots QB Jarrett Stidham appears to have the inside track on the starting job. New Patriots QB Brian Hoyer was told he will compete to start, but the team already knows what he can and can't do. In other words, he's an NFL backup, not a true starter.

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