Who's Rising, Falling and Why


 Below, find all the news and moves that truly impact players and their fantasy football value. 


We ground each breakdown in our Fantasy Stock Formula, analyzing which Fantasy Value Indicators (Talent, Opportunity, Surrounding Talent, Coaching Scheme, Risk, and Upside) have changed, and what direction the player's value is trending.


Below, find the Risers, Fallers, Penny Stocks, and Value Holes. All caught up? Return to the homepage.


Darwin Thompson (25% owned): Time for Fantasy Owners to Say Hello Again
Fantasy owners have forgotten about Darwin Thompson's explosive upside far too quickly. With injuries and ineffectiveness ahead of him, Thompson could blow up sooner than later, and savvy owners will hop aboard now.
Nelson Agholor a Prime Week 3 Fantasy Streamer
Amidst a depleted Eagles WRs corps, Nelson Agholor is shaping up to be a fantasy hero for the next few weeks
Terry McLaurin Locked-in as Redskins WR1, Weekly Fantasy WR3
Terry McLaurin is one of only two WRs to net over half his team's Air Yards. As the clear No.1 on a team that'll constantly be playing from behind, McLaurin will be an every-week fantasy asset.
Drew Brees Out 6+ Weeks, Where do Fantasy Owners Turn?
Drew Brees' injury will obviously impact all the surrounding players. But the most immediate issue is replacing him for his impending 6+ week absence.
Devonta Freeman Pukes, Ruins 2nd Straight Fantasy Week
Most thought Devonta Freeman would take advantage of Tevin Coleman's departure... most thought wrong.
Electric Deebo Samuel Leads 49ers in Week 2, Kyle Shanahan’s Featured Fantasy WR
Kyle Shanahan is set on finding creative ways to get Deebo Samuel the football.
Antonio Brown is Tom Brady’s New Fantasy Toy, Leaving Scraps for Julian Edelman and Josh Gordon
Tom Brady was forcing balls early and often to his new shiny toy, Antonio Brown.
The Cardinals’ Wideouts are on Fantasy Fire in the Arizona Air Raid
The Air Raid hasn't produced a win on the actual gridiron yet, but it is a fantasy points factory.
OJ Howard: Highly Touted to Fantasy Disappearing Act Under Bruce Arians
If the talent pool at the tight end position wasn't a complete disaster, OJ Howard would be on the fantasy chopping block.
2019 Fantasy Football Strategy: Week 3 Buy Low, Sell High
Take advantage of your stupid leaguemates with our Week 3 Buy Low, Sell High.
It’s Clear… Cam Newton Sucks (in Real Life and Fantasy)
Cam Newton SUCKS and needs to be 'hate cut' immediately.
Calvin Ridley Continues Scorching Sophomore Start, Rises up ROS Fantasy Big Board
Calvin Ridley continues to eat across from Julio Jones and he's transformed into an every-week fantasy star.
Deep Ball Master Devin Smith to Takeover for Michael Gallup, Hail Mary Fantasy Play of Week 3
Devin Smith looks like he's back to his normal self and should be catching bombs from Dak Prescott against the Dolphins this weekend.
Chris Godwin Living up to Offseason Hype, Potential Fantasy League Winning Upside
Has Chris Godwin overtaken Mike Evans as the Buccaneers' WR1?!
David Montgomery Vastly Improved Usage and Fantasy Output in Week 2
David Montgomery's fantasy outlook has fluctuated each week and we're cautiously optimistic about his Week 2 usage.
Carlos Hyde Surprisingly Bathed in 20 Carries, Now Week 3 Fantasy Waiver Priority
The Texans fed Carlos Hyde to the tune of 20 carries. Are you worried, Duke Johnson owners?
Joe Mixon Again a Big Bag of Fantasy Crap… Time to Panic?
Will the Bengals' awful line and defense tank Joe Mixon's 2019 fantasy value? Early signs suggest yes, but The Wolf is sniffing out (small bits) of hope.
No Tyreek? No Problem, as Pat Mahomes Makes Fantasy Magic With Demarcus Robinson and Mecole Hardman
Pat Mahomes can make any receiver look great and it's no surprise Mecole Hardman and Demarcus Robinson blew up last week.
James Washington Looks to Own Steelers Fantasy WR2 Job With Mason Rudolph at QB
James Washington and Mason Rudolph look to recreate their collegiate magic with Ben Roethlisberger out for the season.