2019 NFL Draft Guide: Studying Red Zone Targets
Matt Selz teaches you to not just pay attention to target numbers but also the value of knowing red zone targets.
We’re all playing fantasy football for the camaraderie, the fun of it, and of course the cold hard cash you want to win to verify your dominance over those friends and league mates. Having a team that puts up a ton of points is the best way to get the cold hard cash in your hands at the end of the season. How do you get the most points? Getting the most touchdowns on your team. While it is true that predicting touchdowns from year-to-year is a fool’s game to play for a myriad of reasons, however there are some predictors to look at that can give you a leg up heading into draft season and throughout the season.
To put it succinctly, Red Zone scoring is where players make their money. It may as well be called the Green Zone for both real football and fantasy owners alike. But how can the Red Zone hold that much importance in this era of big plays and deep passing games in which highlight real catches rule the day? Well, we just so happen to have the data to back up why you should...