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We asked 15 NFL analysts for a playoff prediction: Super Bowl challenger, upset election, more

7 AM ET ESPN staff It’s playoff time in the NFL, and 14 teams all have a chance to win the Super Bowl LVI. It begins this weekend with six wild-card games before the winners join the Packers and Titans in the division round next weekend. Anything can happen in the NFL playoffs. Just ask […]

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Week 18 NFL injury updates for Kyle Pitts, Jimmy Garoppolo, Lamar Jackson and more

19:17 ET NFL NationESPN For the first time ever, we have week 18 of the NFL season. There are three playoff spots left. Some teams can simply come in with a win, while others need a win and a little help. Injuries can play a factor in which teams come into the off-season. Baltimore Ravens […]

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NFL playoff scenarios and schedule for week 18

7:00 ET ESPN staff Week 18 of the 2021 NFL season is upon us. The playoff picture is a lot clearer than it was a week ago – with a number of places in week 17 – but there are many questions to be answered as the post-season fills up. In the NFC, six teams […]

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Fantasy football rankings: NFL Week 18

13:05 ET ESPN fantasy staff Facebook Twitter Facebook Messenger Pinterest Email Print Week 18 is here, and so are our analysts with their fantasy football rankings for this week’s matches. Below you will find individual and compound placements for each position for PPR and non-PPR formats. Click on a link and get ready for playing […]

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Fantasy football’s greatest unsung playoff heroes

Each fantasy football season experiences its share of playoff week surprises. Proven stars like Josh Allen, Jonathan Taylor and Cooper Kupp often lead their fantasy teams to league titles, year after year (though the names typically change as the stars change). They are “the guys who got you this far” and that’s why we so […]

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NFL Week 17 fantasy football inactive watching: Who’s in and who’s out?

7:17 ET AJ MassESPN Staff Writer Close Contributes to fantasy football, baseball and college basketball. Author of the book “Yes, It’s Hot in Here.” Who are you going to start? Who are you going to sit? To help you set up your fantasy football lineups and to avoid starting a player who will not play, […]

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Week 17 NFL Injury Updates for Jimmy Garoppolo, Derek Carr, Carson Wentz and more

14:41 ET NFL NationESPN Week 17 of the NFL season is here. Six teams have already won a spot after the season, leaving eight remaining playoff spots. While teams try to make a push in the late season, they have to deal with injuries and players in COVID-19 protocols. The Minnesota Vikings will not have […]

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Week 17’s biggest fantasy football question: NFL reporters give advice to help you in the playoffs

For most fantasy managers, it’s championship weekend. You have come this far and it is not a small achievement. You’ve negotiated a draft that probably took way too long, damage, trades, bad decisions on game day, and the dreaded COVID-19 list. It all comes down to this. If you’re lucky, your lineup doesn’t need major […]

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Week 17 NFL injury updates for Jimmy Garoppolo, Derek Carr, Jared Goff and more

16:56 ET NFL NationESPN Week 17 of the NFL season is here. Six teams have already won a spot after the season, leaving eight remaining playoff spots. While teams try to make a push in the late season, they have to deal with injuries and players in COVID-19 protocols. The Minnesota Vikings will not have […]

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Fantasy football quarterback and running back upgrades / downgrades to NFL Week 17

Offensive and defensive linemen may not control the rock themselves, but they can still influence fantasy football. Every week at this site, we break down matchups in the trenches and how this information affects your lineup decisions. The basis for the discussion is our win rate metrics – run block win rate and run stop […]

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