2017 Fantasy Football Studs
Stud: A NFL player who has proved himself to be a top scoring player at his position. These players should be started each week regardless of match-up and should only be benched during bye weeks and significant injuries. From our Fantasy Football Dictionary
Our writers have classified the following players as studs for 2017. We will be updating this list throughout the pre-season.
|Rob Gronkowski||TE||NE||28||7||TE - #1|
|In Week 1, Gronk was unable to play due to a hamstring issue that ultimately left many Fantasy owners with a goose egg. He missed Week 2 as well then delivered no catches on one target the following week. His game looked intact over the next four games (5/109, 7/162/1, 4/93/1, and 5/109/1), but Brady only looked his way 27 times (6.8 targets per game). Rob battled a c... Read More|
|Tyler Eifert||TE||CIN||26||4||TE - #5|
|Over the last three seasons in the NFL, Tyler missed 26 games. His 2016 season started with him on the shelf an ankle injury that occurred in late May. His slow recovery from surgery led to him missing the first six games of the season. After short snap counts in Week 7 (1 catch for nine yards on two targets), Eifert showed dominating upside the next week vs. the Reds... Read More|