The “Perfect” Draft for Your DRAFT Best Ball Teams
Share on twitter
Share on facebook
Image Credit: Christopher Mast/Icon Sportswire. Pictured: Rashaad Penny.

You know that feeling when you finish a draft and can’t find any mistakes? Everything just falls perfectly in line with your plan and you wouldn’t change anything. Today we’ll be taking a look at one such perfect draft in the DRAFT Best Ball format.

The “Perfect” Draft From Pick No. 9 in DRAFT Best Ball

Round 1

Nick Chubb, RB, Cleveland Browns

My favorite roster construction that has proven to dominate best ball drafts is the 1-Elite RB approach (often referred to as Modified Zero RB).

DRAFT Win Rates: RB1 < Round 3, RB2 > Round 6

I just drafted Chubb with the 14th pick in my seasonal Superflex league and would’ve taken him as early as the ninth pick, as I am here.

It’s concerning that 75.9% of Chubb’s fantasy points came on the ground compared to just 24.1% through the air. However, he still had 5.8 receiving fantasy points over expectation (reFPOE), along with his 34.9 rushing fantasy points over expectation (ruFPOE). Blair Andrews has shown that RBs with positive rookie year efficiency leads to more opportunity and fantasy scoring in the following year, and that the efficiency also persists.

Matt Jones’ projections show Chubb can be the RB5. The RotoViz Projection Machine projects Chubb to score 10 rushing touchdowns, which is tied for first with two RBs consistently being drafted in the top-three picks.

Round 2

JuJu Smith-Schuster, WR, Pittsburgh Steelers

Please subscribe to Read The Entire Article!

 

What’s included in your subscription?

  • Exclusive Access to RotoViz Study Hall
    • A treasure trove of our most insightful articles that will teach you the metrics that matter, time-tested winning strategies, the approaches that will give you an edge, and teach you how to be an effective fantasy manager.
  • Revolutionary Tools
    • Including the NFL Stat Explorer, Weekly GLSP Projections, NCAA Prospect Box Score Scout, Combine Explorer, Range of Outcomes App, DFS Lineup Optimizer, Best Ball Suite,and many, many, more.
  • Groundbreaking Articles
    • RotoViz is home of the original Zero-RB article and continues to push fantasy gamers forward as the go-to destination for evidence-based analysis and strategic advantages.
  • Weekly Projections
    • Built using RotoViz’s unique GLSP approach.
  • Expert Rankings
  • NFL, CFB, and PGA coverage included in all subscription levels.
  • And a whole lot more…

 

 

Michael Dubner

RotoViz Featured Writer. Emphasis on NFL DFS and Best Ball.
What we do
Connect
Support

rotovizmain@gmail.com

Sign-up today for our free Premium Email subscription!

© 2020 RotoViz. All rights Reserved.