Mike Davis, Joe Mixon, Chase Edmonds, and Damien Harris all benefitted from the draft and present interesting value opportunities.
A look at the pre-draft data from Grinding the Mocks for the running back position.
A look at Grinding the Mocks Data shows us which teams may be targeting which positions in the NFL Draft, and how we might pivot.
A look at the Running Back Matrix Post NFL Free Agency.
RDP can tell us a lot about the future odds of production. Now included in the running back dynasty tiers is the implied odds of top 24 and multiple top 12 seasonal finishes.
You can find the running back tiers here: https://analyticsofdynasty.com/2021/02/06/running-back-dynasty-tiers/
A look at the receiving profiles for some key incoming rookie running backs including PFF advanced metrics.
I updated the running back dynasty tiers with the experience progress metrics. This is a breakdown of the position.
A look at the Analytics Of Dynasty Human Hand Grenade Matrix.
A look at the multiple year tiers of the running back tiers.
A look at what could be a significant free agent class for the running back position.
The Human Hand Grenade, the type of backup running backs you can throw into your lineup and blow up a week, are so critical to achieving high end fantasy outcomes. These situations are fluid and warrant constant consideration. This is a tracker that will be updated throughout the offseason.
The tracker includes starter, the one injury away player (Human Hand Grenade), the priority level for the backup situation, and the confidence level of the Human Hand Grenade. I also put the projected 2022 starter in the final column.
Continue reading Human Hand Grenade Matrix
The tiers focused on in this episode have lots of AOD player.
A breakdown of my running back tiers process and how you decipher the tiers.
Running Back Dynasty Tiers can Be found here. Keep in mind, these are not linear rankings. In other words, this is not meant to be a go down the list exercise. Instead, each different player represents a different investment type. Consider what you are trying to accomplish with your pick. Rookies have yet to be added. The associated podcast discussed some of the decisions herein.
A look at some of the efficiencies on RBs down the board who are in the AOD ecosystem.
Rookie running back yards per route run data courtesy of PFF.