NFL Fantasy Football Red Zone Report: Week 1
Justin Vreeland breaks down red zone performances and stats from across the NFL.
Paying attention to who is getting targeted and/or getting carries in the red zone and down near the goal line are both very important in all fantasy formats. Touchdowns are major point boosters in PPR leagues and even more so in standard. The weekly report will be a one-stop shop where you can find all the information you could possibly need when it comes to the red zone. Let’s dive in!
Red Zone Targets
Alvin Kamara – Kamara led the NFL in targets in the red zone in week 1 with five. He hauled in three of them for 22 yards with his lone target from inside going for a seven yard touchdown. Kamara received 45.5% of the Saints red zone targets. He finished the 2017 season 15th in the league in red zone targets with 17, so this comes to little surprise that he is picking up right where he left off in his rookie year. Kamara is a dynamic back that the Saints will utilize in a variety of ways.
Corey Davis – Davis picked up three red zone targets in week 1 including two coming...