2014 Fantasy Football Gambles
Gamble: A player with both high potential and high risk. Players in this category are usually injury-prone, have a high probability for being suspended, or are approaching the end of their career. From our Fantasy Football Dictionary
We have classified the following 3 players as gambles for 2014. We will be updating this list throughout the pre-season.
|Danny Amendola was brought in to replace Wes Welker, but a Week 1 groin injury cost him playing time and he was never able to get fully healthy. This led to what became a very disappointing season. When the pads are off and the stakes are low, he has looked great during OTAs and the Patriots are crossing their fingers that he can stay healthy. A healthy Amendola wo... Read More|
|All Marques Colston has done since he was a seventh-round draft pick out of Hofstra is post an amazing 650 receptions for 8,300-plus yards and 63 touchdowns in eight seasons. He has been one of the most consistent and reliable fantasy WRs while recording at least 70 or more receptions in all but one year. However, last year, Colston's production declined due to a f... Read More|
|INJURY RISK: After a very quiet rookie season, Cecil Shorts had a breakout season in his second year, becoming the big-play receiver that the Jags were looking for. In only 14 games, he averaged 17.8 yards per reception on 979 yards, while scoring seven touchdowns; Based on those numbers, there were high expectations going into 2013. While he did c... Read More|