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Inside the Dynasty War Room: DLF Reacts to Day One of the NFL Draft

We bring you our knee-jerk reactions to the start of the NFL Draft.

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It is no secret the NFL Draft has a major impact on player value. This includes not only the incoming rookies but, in many cases, the veterans who are displaced as a result of the pick. From January through April, every fantasy football article, podcast, video focused on rookies will include a reminder that everything changes once we get the final piece of information that comes once players are drafted.

At DLF, this is our busiest time of year. Over the coming days, our team will be busy churning out written, audio, and video content, updating our dynasty rankings and rookie rankings, and finalizing our annual Rookie Draft Guide. To accomplish this, our team of writers has to quickly process the ever-changing player value. With round one in the books, I wanted to offer a look into the minds of the DLF team of writers. I asked our team seven reflective questions as the night was winding down. The responses can teach all dynasty players a great deal as we process round one and prepare for more action over the weekend.

1.) Which rookie gained the most value through the first round?

Drake London. High draft capital and in position to be with a young quarterback. (Nathan Powell)

Treylon Burks. With AJ Brown moved on draft night there is a clear need for a WR1 for the Titans and Burks’ skills on double moves and down the field mesh perfectly with the play action passing game in Tennessee. (Dan Meylor)

Treylon Burks. A popular whipping boy throughout the draft process received first round draft capital and an open path to high volume. (Rob Willette)

Drake London. Should see an immediate impact in his rookie season alongside Kyle Pitts. (Jeff Smith)

It’s Treylon Burks for me. The trade of AJ Brown thrusts him into an immediate and important role on an offense that tends to be picky with their passing and prioritizes target distribution. It looks like Burks will slide into the top spot from a target perspective and I really like the fit based on those circumstances. (John Hesterman)

Jahan Dotson. After being drafted at the end of the first/early second round of rookie drafts based on expected day NFL Draft capital, Dotson moves to the middle of the first round of drafts now that he has top 1/2 round Day 1 draft capital. I don’t love Carson Wentz feeding him targets, but that should be a one-year blip. (Shane Manila)

Chris Olave for sure. He went way higher than I expected. (Tyler Justin Karp)

Treylon Burks. Shockwaves resonated as he was swapped in for AJ Brown. Certainly, big shoes to fill but Burks will get absolutely every chance to do so day one. Despite the run first offense, it was my favorite landing spot for a wide receiver for immediate production. Also happen to love Burks… (Jeremy Schwob)

To be honest, none of them really gained value from my rankings standpoint. My pre-draft rankings have held firm for the most part both within positions and between them. Jahan Dotson is probably the answer here, even though it was expected he would receive first round draft capital, it was not expected to be in the top-half. He solidifies himself currently above other receivers like George Pickens, Skyy Moore, Christian Watson, and most likely above at least Isaiah Spiller at running back. (Addison Hayes)

Tough call, but Chris Olave as the third receiver off the board to New Orleans is an intriguing landing spot. His drafted status shows he’s viewed highly (as he should be) and a combination of the New Orleans offense, receiver room and projected role in the offense should immediately pay dividends. Olave is a route technician built for the NFL and his starting situation with Jameis Winston at quarterback is a fair foundation for his rookie year. Treylon Burks is a very close runner up here. (Jeff Haverlack)

You’ve got to love the opportunity for Treylon Burks. With the AJ Brown trade, Burks is now the Titans’ unquestionable top-option in the passing game. We like to talk about volume being important in fantasy, and as of right now, it’s hard to imagine a world where Burks doesn’t see 100+ targets. (John DiBari)

Jameson Williams. With this draft capital we can really wave away the concerns of him only producing for one year and his injury issues. While others hand more draft capital then I expected, Williams avoided the biggest value loss, I think. (Peter Howard)

Jahan Dotson shuffling into the mid round WR run, going ahead of Treylon Burks, and landing in a very good spot in Washington results in a big jump. He doesn’t necessarily jump ahead of the top tier WRs, but he certainly belongs in the conversation with them. More importantly, he goes from a mid-second round pick in superflex rookie drafts, to a likely first rounder, considering his own ascension and the fall of the QBs. (John Hogue) 

Chris Olave moves from rookie WR5 to a spot much closer to top three from me when drafting this class. He gets to reap the reward of high volume from Jameis Winston while already earning a ton of targets in a barren receiver room after Michael Thomas. (Adam Tzikas)

Kenny Pickett. I wasn’t particularly high on Pickett through the pre-draft process but as the only QB to hear his name called on Day One. Pickett has solidified himself as the QB1 this year and likely a high to mid 1st round pick in superflex rookie drafts. (Richard Cooling)

2.) Which veteran lost the most value as a result of the first round?

Terry McLaurin. (Powell)

DeAndre Hopkins. Hopkins can still play…with Marquise Brown/Rondale Moore…volume is hard to see. (Willette)

Dallas Goedert. After managing to rid himself of competition for targets after the departure of Zach Ertz last season, Goedert now gains a big-bodied, alpha-style receiver that will strip him of the high-value targets, especially in the red zone, that could diminish his value quickly. (Hesterman)

Aaron Rodgers. I had dreams the Packers were going to draft not one, but two wide receivers for Rodgers. Instead, they drafted, zero. Allen Lazard is really their WR1??!?!?! (Manila)

Probably Amon-Ra St. Brown. I didn’t expect the Lions to make such a big move at wide receiver. (Karp)

Rondale Moore, if he counts as a veteran, or Deandre Hopkins if not. I’m still not “out” on Moore, or Hopkins, especially at their ADP, but I think it’s concerning the team clearly wasn’t happy with Moore as their youngest WR talent and Hopkins as their WR1 since they traded for Marquise Brown. Moore was already drafting like a rookie bust and I can’t imagine this move makes him more valuable in dynasty right now, and Hopkins value in dynasty was already trending down. (Howard)

Aaron Rodgers. Listen, he’s at the tail end of his career anyway and he’s still good. And every single message we ever receive from Green Bay’s front office is they don’t value to wide receiver position with draft capital. However, it’s so cringey ever year to see then refuse to help an already disgruntled Rodgers. Would have been interesting to see them inject some life into the weapons Rodgers has but snagging any of the six who were drafted. Still might end up with Deebo Samuel or the shell of Julio Jones but hard to not see this as a disappointment. (Schwob)

It has to be Aaron Rodgers. Ryan Tannehill also dropped because of losing AJ Brown, but at least his elite receiver was replaced with a rookie. Yes, the Packers made the smart move by not reaching for receivers with their picks in the late-first. However, they failed miserably by sitting and watching the rest of the draft trade up or out for receivers. As good as Aaron Rodgers is, his best receivers are now Allen Lazard and Sammy Watkins, which could arguably be the worst duo in the league. It remains to be seen what they do on Friday night because they could be saved by taking George Pickens, but missing out on all of the top talent in Round One is inexcusable. (Hayes)

Ryan Tannehill. The return of A.J. Brown late in the season showed what was possible between Tannehill and the top tier receiver and just how important Brown’s role was in the offense. Losing Brown and replacing him with an unproven rookie should send Tannehill’s stock lower given the team has no proven receivers remaining other than off-season acquisition Robert Woods who is recovering from a mid-season ACL injury. (Haverlack)

The obvious, easy answer is Mitch Trubisky. Digging a little deeper, maybe Corey Davis or Michael Thomas. (DiBari)

I hate to say it, but it’s Corey Davis. A year after bringing in Elijah Moore to give franchise quarterback Zach Wilson a primary target, they upgrade even further with Garrett Wilson ninth overall here in 2022. It’s eerily similar to the AFC Champion Cincinnati Bengals bringing in Tee Higgins and Ja’Marr Chase in consecutive years, neutralizing Tyler Boyd. Davis was the big free agent signing a year ago, but he looks like the odd man out now that the big boys have arrived. (Hogue)

Aaron Rodgers once again not getting any help on offense could be a problem. While I do think in a roundabout way if you can hit on good defensive players, less is on his shoulders to compete, but not selecting offensive line help or a receiver (yet) is pretty damning. After losing Davante Adams, Rodgers will again be doing his best with a hodgepodge of lesser talents. Obviously, the draft is still young and the season is many moons away, I don’t know if he can really be at the top level we have seen without at least a singular good to great level playmaker catching his passes. (Tzikas)

I don’t think any veteran particularly lost huge amounts of value, especially with most of the receivers landing in open spots rather than stealing someone else’s job. The player who lost the most value for me was someone involved in a draft day trade and that was Marquise Brown. Moving to Arizona, Brown will struggle to command the same high-level target share playing behind Deandre Hopkins (Cooling)

3.) How do you rank the six wide receivers drafted for dynasty rookie drafts?

I polled our writing team for their immediate reaction in ranking the six wide receivers drafted in Round One. Garrett Wilson narrowly edged out Treylon Burks and Drake London for the top spot. There was a sizable gap to Chris Olave and Jameson Williams was then the clear choice ahead of Jahan Dotson, who was last on nearly every response.

1. Garrett Wilson
2. Treylon Burks
3. Drake London
4. Chris Olave
5. Jameson Williams
6. Jahan Dotson

4.) Would you still draft Breece Hall as the 1.01 in rookie drafts?

Depends on landing spot, but I’d most likely be trying to trade down, even if it’s minimal return like 1.01 for 1.05/2.03 (Powell)

Not if I’m drafting before round two begins, but an incredible landing spot on Friday night could be enough to change my mind. (Meylor)

Yep. The London and Burks landing spots are nice but not enough to move off of Hall. (Smith)

Yes, fingers crossed really hard that he’s drafted in the second round of the NFL Draft. If falls into the third round, he’s tumbling way down my board. (Manila)

Yes, unless he slides outside day two, or is drafted to Indianapolis. (Howard)

Yes. Still some solid spots for a heavy early workload (NYJ, HOU, ATL) and better spots where he could be dominant at the end of the season (TB, BUF). If he lands somewhere where it feels like a committee with another solid, young back then I’d consider Burks or London. (Schwob)

Ask me again tomorrow. Kidding (mostly). A running back drafted in round two is certainly not a death sentence, just look at all the 2017 and 2020 backs that were drafted in round two. The problem is the landing spot because while a handful of teams need a running back, a vast majority don’t, so either he will hurt a veteran or a veteran hurts him initially. (Hayes)

Yes, as long as I needed a front-line running back. Much like the 2020 class of running backs has shown, drafted round doesn’t equate to significantly less skill or potential at the next level. (Haverlack)

Yes. As we’ve seen the trend develop in recent years, the NFL has little love for the position early in drafts, and 2022 was no different. Many people hoped Buffalo might pull the trigger on him, but I think everyone knew during mock drafts all off-season he was likely a day two pick. Barring a unforeseen fall into round three or later, nothing changed enough in the fantasy landscape to bump him from his 1.01 spot. (DiBari)

It would take a horrific landing spot (Indianapolis, Pittsburgh or Detroit) for me to pass on Hall with the first overall pick in any format. (Hogue)

Yes, as long as he is drafted in the first half of the 2nd round he is a clear tier above everyone else in this class for me. (Cooling)

5.) Which player are you most looking forward to seeing drafted on Friday?

Breece Hall. As a draft capital enthusiast, it will be difficult to take the second round Hall over the eighth pick in London, so it will be interesting to see that debate after the Hall pick. (Powell)

Breece Hall. Just need second-round draft capital and a workload to shoot to the top of draft boards. (Meylor)

Kenneth Walker (Willette)

David Bell (Howard)

Tie between Breece Hall and Walker (Smith)

I think the obvious answer is Breece Hall, but Malik Willis is still very much in the conversation for intrigue and super flex purposes. (Hesterman)

Breece Hall. We need Hall (and Kenneth Walker) to be drafted in the second round to save this draft. (Manila)

From a dynasty standpoint, Breece Hall, especially if it’s a good spot. From an NFL intrigue standpoint, Malik Willis. Very large superflex ramifications whether he gets stuck behind a stud for years a la Jordan Love or gets a chance to make some starts. Atlanta would be very interesting for either Hall or Willis. (Schwob)

Outside of Hall and Kenneth Walker, it’s David Bell and Skyy Moore. I love both players and hope they land in good spots early on Day two. (Hayes)

I’m a big George Pickens fan. We saw a few receiver-needy teams fail to address the position on day one, so now I want to see if he goes to a great spot like Green Bay or Kansas City, or if he ends up in some fantasy wasteland like Chicago. (DiBari)

Breece Hall. There are plenty of great landing spots for him (the Bills, the Jets and the Cardinals being the best), and some sneaky landing spots where he might drop in value so we can get him at a discount (the Titans, the Bengals, the Vikings, the Cowboys, and the Chargers are great examples). With so much on the line, the anticipation is brutal. (Hogue)

Malik Willis and all the non-Kenny Pickett quarterbacks falling out of the first was really a stunner for me. I thought someone would want to take a flyer on Willis, especially being able to lock in that fifth-year option. The start of the second round has a couple teams that need to have an eye on the future so we could see Willis getting selected very early on Friday night. (Tzikas)

Breece Hall. I’m super excited about him as a prospect so very keen to know his landing spot. (Cooling)

6.) How are you responding to the AJ Brown trade?

I don’t think this trade makes that much of a difference. Both situations are -EV situations for the wide receiver position. The optimism around Brown revolves around his 2023  rookie quarterback, not the inconsistency of Jalen Hurts (Powell)

Disappointed for DeVonta Smith but it doesn’t destroy his dynasty value. Brown remains a WR1 in dynasty but without a quarterback upgrade his scoring will be capped. (Meylor)

I think this increases his Dynasty value which already carried some risk because of injuries. He has an elite ceiling in his range of outcomes but a significantly low floor at the same time. If my team is competitive I still think I’ll trade for AJ Brown, but for less then Jefferson and Chase. I’m holding. (Howard)

Impetuously. Unexpected move…small downgrade for Brown given quarterback downgrade. (Willette)

Selling Tannehill and Henry. Buying Jalen Hurts. (Smith)

It’s great for Jalen Hurts, it’s great for Treylon Burks. While not a death sentence for fantasy value, it certainly seems to have a downgrade factor for Dallas Goedert first and DeVonta Smith second. Goedert was flirting with every-week-starter for fantasy purposes and now I’m far more hesitant to place him there. As a big-bodied target that relied on high-value targets, the expectation is that Brown gobbles those up. (Hesterman)

Jalen Hurts should have been a buy prior to tonight. The Eagles were pretty transparent in their want to add a high-end wide receiver., and they went and got one. If anyone in your league thinks this is a bad thing for Brown, I’ll try to buy the dip. The Eagles are showing you they want to throw the ball more in 2022 compared to 2021. They gave up the 18th overall pick (plus), and paid over $100 million to Brown. While Brown has been a target share monster for the Titans his raw targets have been underwhelming, for instance, his 8.1 targets per game ranked 30th most for wide receivers last year.  Buy low on AJ Brown if given the opportunity. (Manila)

DeVonta Smith is going to drop significantly for me. Jalen Hurts is now even more tempting than before as a short-term asset. (Karp)

The target share might go down ever so slightly, but I expect Philly to throw a lot more than they did without him. Great for Philly, not so great for DeVonta Smith’s ceiling. Have to think this also helps the running game with some legit weapons. (Schwob)

I view this as a very neutral move for Brown. He went from a run-heavy team with an average quarterback to a run-heavy team with an average quarterback. You could even make an argument Jalen Hurts is better than Ryan Tannehill currently. Brown is an extremely efficient player, with two 1,000-yard seasons with under 110 targets, so I don’t view this as a major positive or negative for Brown. I feel the same about DeVonta Smith, who I think is just a very good NFL WR2 with WR1 upside, who should be viewed as a WR3 in fantasy football. In 2020, the Titans threw the ball less than 500 times, yet Tannehill was able to support Brown as the WR14 and Corey Davis as the WR29 in PPR scoring, which feels like a good prediction for the Eagles duo moving forward. Jalen Hurts is obviously the biggest winner, who now has an amazing chance to succeed and prove that he’s a legit NFL quarterback worthy of an extension. You could argue Hurts moves ahead of Dak Prescott and/or Russell Wilson in dynasty based on age and mobility, which makes Jalen Hurts a top-8 dynasty quarterback. I also believe the Eagles do throw more as trading and extending AJ Brown is a huge indicator that would be their plan. More volume for Hurts could mean a higher ceiling, which coupled with his rushing floor, could vault him inside the top-5 quarterbacks in scoring with efficiency and touchdowns, similar to the jump we saw with Lamar Jackson in 2019 or Josh Allen the last two years. (Hayes)

The receiver duo for Jalen Hurts should raise his stock and remove all excuses while the loss of Brown for Ryan Tannehill is catastrophic. Philly’s acquisition of Brown should help all phases of the offense, including the running game. Could Miles Sanders benefit? I don’t think it’s out of the question. (Haverlack)

The big winner is actually Jalen Hurts. The Eagles are giving him all the weapons he needs to succeed, and if he doesn’t, Philly has the ammo in next year’s draft to move up and get his replacement. For fantasy, Hurts is the better quarterback, but for real football, A.J. Brown was probably better off being tied to Tannehill in Tennessee, even though the offense runs through Derrick Henry. Brown also has more competition for targets now, with Dallas Goedert and DeVonta Smith opposed to an elderly Julio Jones and Anthony Firkser. (DiBari)

Brown himself will drop slightly in my rankings, and DeVonta Smith will get a small bump up. The bigger news is what is going on in Tennessee; at least they drafted Treylon Burks and reset the clock at WR, but this is one of many indicators that a rebuild is coming in hot. An aging QB with all new weapons, a bell cow RB coming off an injury and going into his seventh season… the top seed in the 2021 AFC Playoffs suddenly has a very disjointed offense. Life comes at you fast, as they say. (Hogue)

I think it’s absolutely a slam dunk from a football perspective but for fantasy I am a little bit colder on it. While the DeVonta Smith AJ Brown duo is incredible on paper, I can’t say today if the passing volume is going to be there to really support both from a fantasy perspective. The Eagles were dead last in passing attempts in 2021. If you had to pick someone to buy and sell on the trade, I could see some DeVonta Smith action as a buyer and selling Brown here. It will be very interesting to see what Jalen Hurts passing numbers look like in 2022 and depending on how this hypes his value through the roof he may be a sell as well. (Tzikas)

It’s knocks DeVonta Smith’s value slightly but not overly significant. It’s a rise for Jalen Hurts value having two legitimate receivers to throw to. Brown’s value hasn’t changed (Cooling)

7.) How are you responding to the Marquise Brown trade?

Brown was never valued as an NFL or dynasty WR1, so playing opposite DeAndre Hopkins and with Kyler Murray at QB puts brown in position to be a productive NFL WR2 and a fantasy WR3. (Powell)

Rondale Moore’s dynasty value takes a hit.  They aren’t the same WR but Moore depends on volume and there is less chance of that with Brown in town. (Meylor)

Neutral. Lamar Jackson to Kyler Murray is lateral in most respects. Don’t see a major shift. (Willette)

Buying Hopkins, selling Moore, selling Bateman (value will never be higher). (Smith)

One trade, two bumps. Rashod Bateman gets a significant bump for me. He will now be the WR1 in pecking order and fantasy value for the Ravens and becomes a possession style PPR target in both dynasty and redraft formats. At the same time, I think Hollywood’s value goes up a smidge as well. DeAndre Hopkins is getting older, and now Marquise Brown steps into an offense that will throw more and he should a higher volume of consistent targets. (Hesterman)

I’m looking to move Rashod Bateman based on the hype I expect him to receive now since he’ll be the presumptive WR1 in Baltimore. I’d look to make this move before the Ravens make any picks on the second day of the draft. The Ravens are especially thin at the position, after trading Brown and cutting Miles Boykin last week, and need to add a legitimate threat if they want to continue their pass-happy ways of 2021 when they attempted the eighth-most passes per game. (Manila)

Rashod Bateman is obviously the big winner, but I believe Brown benefits too from escaping the Baltimore run-first offense. (Karp)

Weeping for Rondale Moore’s targets…but a slight uptick for Brown moving to Arizona. Kyler Murray will certainly be happy. Slight hit to Lamar with one less weapon. Though, the biggest takeaway is that it’s liftoff for Rashod Bateman. (Schwob)

Like the AJ Brown trade, this also feels neutral for Marquise Brown. I don’t believe he sees 146 targets again like he did last year as the WR2 with DeAndre Hopkins, but the Oklahoma connection between him and Kyler Murray is going to be very fun to watch on Sundays, just like Joe Burrow and Ja’Marr Chase. Christian Kirk only scored 22 fewer fantasy points than Brown did last year and I believe Brown to be a better player than Kirk with the possibility for more volume than Kirk’s 103 targets. This is also a plus for Kyler Murray, which could help him be more consistent in closing out his fantasy seasons after hot starts the last two years. He is already valued as an elite quarterback though, so nothing changes there. The real spin is what does this do for Lamar Jackson, who lost his WR1 since basically being a starter. Does Mark Andrews see even MORE targets than last year now? Oh, and of course it’s Rashod Bateman season. (Hayes)

It’s a zero-sum game as far as Brown is concerned in my opinion. I don’t see significant upside to Brown’s stats over what he produced while in Baltimore. The lack of Brown’s presence in the Ravens’ offense will be felt and I’m not sure what the team is doing. Rashod Bateman does not appear to be ready for a WR1 role and Lamar Jackson cannot be continually expected to take punishment as a runner. Arizona offense should be upgraded. (Haverlack)

I was a Hollywood Brown hater, but last year he really opened my eyes. In Arizona, DeAndre Hopkins will be 30 in a couple of months, A.J. Green is going to be 34 in a few months, and Zach Ertz will turn 32 in season. Brown is only 24 and looks like he’s going to be the top option in that passing attack sooner rather than later. I love the move for him. (DiBari)

Buy trying to trade for more Marquise Brown rostership, 33% just aint’ enough. Brown’s a 20%+ target share player with a  high aDot, that’s rare, productive and has been underrated in dynasty for a couple of years. Now he goes to a more pass heavy offence (one that was Willing to trade a first round pick to get him, which seems positive to me.) Count me in. (Howard)

I can’t help but wonder if DeAndre Hopkins is the next receiver on the move. I mean, no one is safe (except Deebo Samuel… the one guy who actually WANTS to be traded), and wide receiver movement has become a daily occurrence. Arizona seems to be moving towards a younger, faster, more athletic offense. And Hopkins old friend could use another weapon in Cleveland. But beyond wild, pie-in-the-sky speculation, this is a win for almost everyone involved. Brown gets a better deep ball quarterback on a higher-volume passing attack, and we get confirmation that the Ravens are perfectly happy to funnel their passing attack to Mark Andrews and Rashod Bateman. There aren’t any value changes from this trade, but some confirmation on several of our favorite mid round startup targets. (Hogue)

This one is wonky and I think that creates an opportunity to buy Brown. His style of play and what Kyler is able to do when the called play breaks down is going to be very rewarding for owners. With DeAndre Hopkins sucking up a lot of the attention on the field, Brown could be a very valuable boom/bust player, which is what he was with the Ravens, but Arizona will likely be throwing the ball more often. (Tzikas)

As I mentioned earlier Brown is the biggest loser for me after day one. His value takes a hit due to likely loosing significant market share. I do think this is a boost for Bateman who will now be the established target leader alongside Mark Andrews (Cooling)

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Justin Mazzella
5 months ago

As an owner of AJB, Rondale, Amon Ra, Terry, and Javonte I’m just really not sure how to feel given the last week of football happenings….

Reply to  Justin Mazzella
5 months ago

Justified with Rondale and Javonte, at least for another year until Gordon is gone. As for the others, an incoming rookie, or a trade in Brown’s case, probably doesn’t impact the value much. I could make an argument that Amon Ra and Terry actually rise now with another good target in the offense to. McLaurin needed another capable receiver to open up space.

Justin Mazzella
Reply to  Jeff Haverlack
5 months ago

I have the 1.01 so Breece is still a question mark. I have DJM and they look like they’re rolling with Darnold. I have Fields and no clue what to expect. My one win was my Kyler getting Marquise, but also not good for Rondale.

Maybe next year. Wondering now if I should sell Chubb and really try to tackle the title next year.

Keith Bowers
Reply to  Jeff Haverlack
5 months ago

I would set an appointment with a therapist, that is rough

Mike Wendland
5 months ago

So, with KC passing on pass-catchers with both of their first-rounders, are there any WRs left on the board whose selection could put a damper on Juju’s value?

Reply to  Mike Wendland
5 months ago

I’m not sure any rookie would have put a damper on Juju’s value. There are still capable receivers on the board, especially Christian Watson who is more raw but with great athletic ability. For Juju, he’s locked in probably as the WR1 while Hardman and MVS work as deep threats and receivers in space. Kelce will still be favored IMO but Juju is going to post well as long as he stays healthy.

Steve Volk
4 months ago

AJ Brown was the 83rd most targeted red zone receiver in the NFL last year, with just 10 targets for four completions and two scores. He was 40th most targeted in the red zone in 2020 and 90th in 2019. It really has never been the center of his game, though he was very efficient with it in 2019. Regardless, I think it’s likely Brown just opens things up for Dallas, all over the field, and the rising tide lifts all boats.

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