News

Jason B. Hirschhorn

Jason B. Hirschhorn


October

Most of the receivers that have dominated the NFL in recent years have continued to do so this year. Many, like the New Orleans Saints' Michael Thomas or the Los Angeles Chargers Keenan Allen, have received plaudits in this space in past weeks. How... more

To the chagrin of fantasy managers, a handful of superstar players have gotten off to slow starts to the 2019 season. Some have simply fallen victim to temporary circumstances while others seem more likely to continue underperforming for one reason o... more

Not all fast connections require both a great quarterback and great wide receiver. Sometimes, good chemistry and the right offensive structure can produce results that outperform expectations. Though Aaron Rodgers and Davante Adams, last week's leadi... more

From an availability standpoint, not much has changed from a week ago. A pair of starting quarterbacks -- the Bears' Mitch Trubisky and the Bills' Josh Allen -- will miss at least some time with injuries sustained Sunday. At the skill positions, Dava... more

September

After a few weeks of surprise stars headlining the stat sheet, some of the established guard made their mark this past week. The Los Angeles Chargers' Philip Rivers and Keenan Allen -- featured previously on Fast Connections -- teamed up for 190 yar... more

Week 4 has arrived and with it comes the first slate of byes. Only the New York Jets and San Francisco 49ers will sit out this week, and while the former features only a handful of fantasy-relevant players, the latter will present issues for countles... more

The early weeks of the NFL season generally present some surprises, and that includes the quarterback-receiver tandems. John Ross, a forgotten man during his first two years in the league, leads all players in receiving yards per game after building... more

The first two weeks of the NFL season have offered plenty of disappointments, none more significant than the serious injuries suffered by Drew Brees and Ben Roethlisberger. Their absences necessarily alter the landscape of the sport, and with it the... more

Fantasy football enthusiasts expected fireworks in the first week of the NFL regular season, and the games didn't disappoint. Eight contests featured 50 or more points, most coming through the passing game. Unsurprisingly, fantasy managers with... more

Trading in fantasy football is more art than science, which is why NFL.com fantasy analyst Jason B. Hirschhorn is here to give managers some guidance. This week, Hirschhorn advises buying low on Nick Chubb and David Montgomery. For fantasy manager... more

In an NFL increasingly dominated by the passing game, the connection between the quarterback and receiver has become of paramount importance. That also holds for fantasy football, where wideouts routinely figure into the first round and those that co... more

Though most fantasy leagues only completed their drafts within the past seven days and Week 1 doesn't kick off until Thursday, savvy fantasy managers will find ways to enhance their rosters during the intervening time. While some value might linger i... more

The next object is an advertisement