Ryan FoleyFFToolbox Writer
FFToolbox Fantasy Football Writer since 2014
Ryan is a 10+ year fantasy veteran who will specialize in fantasy football coverage here at Toolbox. He will also answer your fantasy questions on our Message Board. Contact him on twitter @NFL_wildcard
Recent Articles by Ryan Foley
- Patriots TE Rob Gronkowski will be limited in Week 1
Mon, 01 Sep 2014 13:22:22 EST
ESPN Boston's Mike Reiss quotes Patriots TE Rob Gronkowski saying, "Definitely not [playing] every single snap. But just get out there, get my...
- Steelers WR Markus Wheaton gets compared to WR Mike Wallace
Mon, 01 Sep 2014 12:45:16 EST
The Pittsburgh Post-Gazette has a favorable view on WR Markus Wheaton, comparing him to former Steelers and current Dolphins receiver Mike Wallace....
- Cowboys RB Ryan Williams included in final cut
Sat, 30 Aug 2014 16:40:04 EST
Ryan Williams has officially been released from the Dallas Cowboys in the final cutdown of preseason. He was in a battle for third-string duties with ...
- Ravens RB Bernard Pierce has concussion
Mon, 25 Aug 2014 16:04:41 EST
ESPN's Jamison Hensley is reporting RB Bernard Pierce has been diagnosed with a concussion. Although details aren't immediately available, Hensley ...
- Redskins TE Jordan Reed has sprained thumb
Mon, 25 Aug 2014 15:43:55 EST
The Washington Redskins have revealed TE Jordan Reed has a sprained thumb but "should be OK for regular-season opener vs. Houston," accordin...
- Rookie TE Richard Rodgers starts all three preseason games for Packers
Sat, 23 Aug 2014 03:01:55 EST
Richard Rodgers was selected in the third round of the 2014 NFL Draft and has started all three preseason games for the Packers. As such, he may very ...
- RB Eddie Lacy finds paydirt on one-yard touchdown leap
Sat, 23 Aug 2014 02:43:16 EST
Green Bay Packers RB Eddie Lacy played only one series Friday night versus the Raiders, rushing six times for 36 yards and notching a 1-yard leaping T...
- Packers QB Aaron Rodgers throws for two touchdowns in win
Sat, 23 Aug 2014 02:30:42 EST
In Friday's preseason game against the Oakland Raiders, Aaron Rodgers went 9-of-20 for 139 yards and two TDs. He hit Jordy Nelson in the end zone o...
- Eagles QB Nick Foles finds stride after tough start
Fri, 22 Aug 2014 02:09:16 EST
On the first Eagles drive of preseason game No. 3, quarterback Nick Foles threw passes low, short and behind his wide receivers. He looked a bit rusty...
- Steelers QB Ben Roethlisberger struggles in third preseason game
Fri, 22 Aug 2014 01:42:25 EST
The Pittsburgh Steelers would probably like to forget their third preseason game altogether versus the Philadelphia Eagles. In particular, Ben Roethli...
- Texans WR Andre Johnson 'showing no signs of rust'
Thu, 21 Aug 2014 05:52:32 EST
CBS Sports insider Jason La Canfora has said WR Andre Johnson "showed no signs of rust from his time away from the team this offseason. He was sh...
- Colts RB Trent Richardson 'off to a slow start'
Thu, 21 Aug 2014 05:34:57 EST
ESPN's Colts beat writer Mike Wells reports Trent Richardson is off to a slow start again this year, and Wells gives this notable opening line in a We...
- Browns QBs Johnny Manziel, Brian Hoyer look average in preseason game
Mon, 18 Aug 2014 23:06:31 EST
In what is arguably the biggest quarterback competition of the 2014 preseason, Cleveland Browns QBs Johnny Manziel and Brian Hoyer looked average in t...
- Bears WR Santonio Holmes might have WR3 duties in offense
Mon, 18 Aug 2014 20:01:58 EST
Rich Campbell of the Chicago Tribune spoke with head coach Marc Trestman about WR Santonio Holmes' history of bad behavior and if it could affect the ...
- Bills WR Sammy Watkins injured, is day-to-day
Mon, 18 Aug 2014 19:40:36 EST
Buffalo Bills WR Sammy Watkins walked off the field Saturday after sustaining an injury versus the Pittsburgh Steelers. Initial reports state that Wat...
- 2014 Running Back Handcuffs: AFC Edition
Sun, 17 Aug 2014 13:36:04 EST
A comprehensive guide to every running back handcuff for all the backfields in the AFC.
- 2014 Running Back Handcuffs: NFC Edition
Sun, 17 Aug 2014 13:35:21 EST
A comprehensive guide to every running back handcuff for all the backfields in the NFC.
- Packers RB Eddie Lacy gashes Rams defense in second preseason game
Sat, 16 Aug 2014 17:53:40 EST
Facing an upgraded St. Louis defense, Packer RB Eddie Lacy gashed through the first-string defense multiple times, carrying five times for 25 yards ...
- Titans RB Shonn Greene hyperextends knee
Sat, 16 Aug 2014 15:01:57 EST
Tennessee Titans beat writer Jim Wyatt is reporting RB Shonn Greene left Friday night's preseason game with a hyperextended knee. It doesn't appear to...
- Seahawks RB Robert Turbin rushes for 81 yards and TD in blowout
Sat, 16 Aug 2014 14:43:52 EST
The blowout win by the Seahawks over the San Diego Chargers was an equal mix of power offense, led by QB Russell Wilson, and the amazing defense. RB R...
- Seahawks RB Christine Michael fumbles in second preseason game
Sat, 16 Aug 2014 13:18:14 EST
In his first carry of the second preseason game, Seattle RB Christine Michael fumbled, which was recovered by the Seahawks. Turbin rushed 12 times for...
- Patriots RB Stevan Ridley fumbles, gets benched
Fri, 15 Aug 2014 22:02:53 EST
In the second preseason game, Patriots RB Stevan Ridley fumbled and was immediately benched by coach Bill Belichick. Ridley looked impressive througho...
- Redskins RB Alfred Morris has 'mastered the one-cut style of running'
Thu, 14 Aug 2014 15:02:34 EST
Redskins beat writer Rich Tandler has heaped praise onto RB Alfred Morris saying he has looked 'very sharp' throughout training camp and that he's &q...
- 49ers RB LaMichael James back at practice after elbow injury
Thu, 14 Aug 2014 05:09:03 EST
49ers RB LaMichael James is back practicing at training camp after dislocating his elbow for the third time in his football career. Although he was i...
- Dolphins WR Brandon Gibson could be on roster bubble
Thu, 14 Aug 2014 02:30:40 EST
Miami Dolphins WR Brandon Gibson could be on the roster bubble following a good camp by rookie WR Jarvis Landry. Gibson works primarily in the slot a...
- Patriots RB James White gets time with the first-string offense
Thu, 14 Aug 2014 01:36:17 EST
On Wednesday, rookie James White ran with the first-team offense in practice, while Stevan Ridley ran with the second team unit. There has been some d...
- 49ers WR Michael Crabtree returns after injury
Thu, 14 Aug 2014 01:17:23 EST
49ers WR Michael Crabtree has returned to practice after experiencing soreness in his hamstring. He has missed about a week and a half after head coac...
- Bengals WR Marvin Jones breaks foot, may miss six weeks
Mon, 11 Aug 2014 18:36:12 EST
On Saturday, Bengals WR Marvin Jones went down with a foot injury. It has now been confirmed he broke his foot and could potentially miss six weeks. H...
- Jaguars head coach Gus Bradley quick to change tune on WR Marqise Lee
Mon, 11 Aug 2014 17:13:34 EST
On Saturday, Jaguars head coach Gus Bradley was critical of rookie WR Marqise Lee's effort on plays saying "Run your routes every time [as if it ...
- Seahawks RB Marshawn Lynch being investigated for 'alleged assault'
Mon, 11 Aug 2014 15:05:39 EST
Seahawks superstar RB Marshawn Lynch is being investigated for "allegation of an assault and personal property damage" in Bellevue, Washington. In th...
- Raiders RB Latavius Murray required two surgeries on ankle
Mon, 11 Aug 2014 14:39:09 EST
CSN Bay Area is reporting RB Latavius Murray required a second surgery in December. The first surgery came last year while playing as a rookie, he suf...
- Texans RB Andre Brown may be fifth on depth chart
Mon, 11 Aug 2014 14:01:21 EST
Questions have surfaced after Texans RB Andre Brown has been healthy in preseason but didn't see a snap in Houston's first preseason game. Jonathan Gr...
- Redskins WR DeSean Jackson nearing return after injury
Mon, 11 Aug 2014 13:42:10 EST
The Washington Post is reporting Redskins WR DeSean Jackson is healed up after suffering a mild ankle injury in an August 6th practice. The newly acq...
- Falcons QB Matt Ryan goes 7-for-7 in preseason win
Sat, 09 Aug 2014 00:15:02 EST
Falcons QB Matt Ryan had a good opening drive versus the Miami Dolphins,going 7-of-7 for 53 yards. He showed patience and chemistry, hooking up with W...
- Falcons RB Devonta Freeman gets third-string duties
Fri, 08 Aug 2014 23:48:19 EST
Playing his first preseason game Friday night with the Atlanta Falcons, rookie Devonta Freeman had third-string duties, running behind Jacquizz Rodger...
- Jets RB Chris Ivory goes down with injury in preseason game
Thu, 07 Aug 2014 20:47:28 EST
New York Jets running back Chris Ivory went down with what looked to be a rib injury versus the Indianapolis Colts in Thursday night's preseason game...
- Fourth-Year Players Can Be Good Too
Thu, 07 Aug 2014 15:56:14 EST
A list of fourth-year players that are looking to hit their prime.
- Cardinals TE Jake Ballard set to retire
Wed, 06 Aug 2014 16:18:13 EST
After only playing four years in the NFL, Jake Ballard is retiring. He played 14 games in 2011, totaling 38 receptions for 604 yards and four touchdow...
- Eagles TE Zach Ertz could 'lead team in receiving TDs'
Wed, 06 Aug 2014 15:52:25 EST
Eagles beat writer Sheil Kapadia said Wednesday that "[I]t would not surprise me one bit if [Zach Ertz] led the team in receiving touchdowns"...
- Redskins WR DeSean Jackson injured in training camp
Wed, 06 Aug 2014 15:27:46 EST
The Washington Post is reporting WR DeSean Jackson, while being covered by cornerback Darrelle Revis in a joint practice with the Patriots, "mad...
- Browns QB Brian Hoyer to start first preseason game
Wed, 06 Aug 2014 15:12:36 EST
Browns beat writer Scott Petrak is reporting head coach Mike Pettine said Brian Hoyer will get the start over rookie Johnny Manziel in the first prese...
- Shonn Greene sits atop the Titans RB depth chart
Wed, 06 Aug 2014 14:57:24 EST
Titans beat writer Terry McCormick has an update on the Titans' roster that indicates RB Shonn Greene is listed as the No. 1 option, with Dexter McClu...
- Giants WR Odell Beckham almost healed up
Wed, 06 Aug 2014 14:38:49 EST
NJ.com is reporting that Giants rookie WR Odell Beckham has been running, and catching passes off the JUGS machine during practice. "Sounds like ...
- Dolphins WR Jarvis Landry 'biggest rookie standout so far'
Tue, 05 Aug 2014 06:02:52 EST
ESPN Miami is reporting rookie WR Jarvis Landry has been a standout in Dolphins camp. "The rookie wide receiver has displayed strong hands, soli...
- Jaguars RB Toby Gerhart missing practice with hip flexor issue
Mon, 04 Aug 2014 23:10:34 EST
ESPN's Michael DiRocco is reporting Jaguars head coach Gus Bradley is being "extra cautious" with starting runnng back Toby Gerhart. Gerhart...
- 49ers RB Kendall Hunter gets waived by team
Mon, 04 Aug 2014 22:27:36 EST
Following an ACL tear in camp, the 49ers have decided to waive running back Kendall Hunter. Since Hunter is a free agent after this season, the 49ers ...
- Packers TE Colt Lyerla has sprained knee, may miss 'weeks' of camp
Mon, 04 Aug 2014 22:04:05 EST
Wes Hodkiewicz of the Green Bay Press Gazette is reporting Packers head coach Mike McCarthy said TE Colt Lyerla could miss multiple weeks with a knee ...
- Giants TE Adrien Robinson had third-string duties in preseason game
Mon, 04 Aug 2014 21:19:38 EST
Following Sunday night's Hall of Fame Game, Giants tight end Adrien Robinson wasn't targeted once in the passing game and played third-string duties. ...
- Packers WR Jarrett Boykin having drop issues in camp
Mon, 04 Aug 2014 20:57:00 EST
Milwaukee Journal Sentinel reporter Tom Silverstein is reporting Green Bay Packers wide receiver Jarrett Boykin has had "too many drops in camp&q...
- On The Clock: Johnson vs. White vs. Welker (PREMIUM PREVIEW)
Sun, 03 Aug 2014 14:54:28 EST
A partial preview of one of our ScoutFantasy Premium articles.