An Assumption. - Fantasy Football Cafe 2014 Fantasy Football Cafe


Return to Football Talk

An Assumption.

Moderator: Football Moderators

An Assumption.

Postby Favre.com » Sun Sep 12, 2004 4:50 pm

Assuming (I stress this) that Rogers is out for the season, or at least a long time, how much does Roy Williams' value rise?
Image
Zito is God in the Baseball Cafe
Favre.com
Offensive Coordinator
Offensive Coordinator

User avatar

Posts: 819
(Past Year: 16)
Joined: 7 Aug 2004
Home Cafe: Football
Location: Getting Back to the Line of Scrimmage

Postby corndog420 » Sun Sep 12, 2004 5:00 pm

Assuming that it's another collarbone break, as has been reported, I'd raise Williams's value significantly. He was already a potential starter, depending on how deep your league is, but he now appears to be the #1 threat. I'd also say that Hakim's value and Tai Streets's values have both gone up, making them worthy of a snatch off the ww, for those in need of a #3 or #4 WR.
--everything for everyone and nothing for ourselves--
corndog420
Defensive Assistant
Defensive Assistant

User avatar

Posts: 552
Joined: 14 Sep 2003
Home Cafe: Football
Location: Lincoln, Nebraska

Postby biju » Sun Sep 12, 2004 5:15 pm

Maybe it's only me, but simply moving up to the #1 wideout doesn't up his value. Sure, he's going to get the first look when the QB does his checkdowns but if he's the only decent threat out in the backfield the secondary is going to key on him. That means he's not going to be as open as he might be with a real threat on the opposite side of the field.

I don't have high confidence in Streets or Hakim, so I would say while their values increase (due to the increased playing time) I would either keep Roy the same or even decrease it slightly.

This is also going to adversely affect Kevin Jones' value if the passing game stalls, which doesn't help because he didn't exactly look good today.
biju
Hall of Fame Hero
Hall of Fame Hero

User avatar
Fantasy ExpertCafe WriterCafe RankerMock(ing) DrafterSweet 16 Survivor
Posts: 5941
Joined: 6 Mar 2004
Home Cafe: Football
Location: Seattle - Ballard


Return to Football Talk

Who is online

Users browsing this forum: No registered users and 4 guests

Forums Articles & Tips Start & Sit Sleepers Rankings Leagues


Get Ready...
The 2014 NFL season kicks off in 16:22 hours
(and 42 days)
2014 NFL Schedule


  • Fantasy Football
  • Article Submissions
  • Privacy Statement
  • Site Survey 
  • Contact