Are there any ex-Tigers involved in fantasy football this season?
Yes, there are several former Auburn players in the NFL this season who could play the relevant snaps that fantasy teams need.
Aside from players like Cam Newton, Bo Jackson, Ronnie Brown and Peyton Barber, Auburn isn’t known for sending many skill players into the NFL.
But there are some players who could have some value in fantasy football this season.
Let’s see who those guys are.
Daniel Carlson K, Las Vegas Raiders
A season ago, Daniel Carlson scored 40 of his 43 field goals for the Raiders. This put him on the field with his goal completion percentage of 93%, making him fourth among NFL kickers. When drafting a kicker in fantasy football, you need to be on a team that can move the football. With Raiders players such as Davante Adams, Hunter Renfroe, Darren Waller and Derek Carr, this football his team moves football. feel free to ball. Carlson will also play his 10 of his 17 games this season at the Dome. A good kicker is a fantasy he is a valuable weapon in football and Carlson predicts he will be one this season.
Anthony Schwartz WR, Cleveland Browns
Anthony Schwartz could be on par with Tyreek Hill for the fastest wide receiver in the NFL. He currently ranks No. 4 on the Browns’ standings chart, but he could jump into his starting role soon if a player gets injured or doesn’t perform well. Browns head coach Kevin Stefanski praised Schwartz in the offseason. Schwartz is the perfect player to put on the bench early in the year to see what happens if he’s in the deep leagues. Schwartz could have some value in the second half of the season if he blends into the starting role.
CJ Uzoma TE, New York Jets
The tight end is a fantasy football position that’s hard to find value in after the first few rounds.CJ Uzoma is looking to finish the season with the Cincinnati Bengals. There, he had 49 catches for 493 yards and he scored 5 touchdowns. He was a streaming option in 2021, but could be the same for his new team in 2022. Uzoma currently plays for the Jets and is a close second to Tyler Conklin and his first tight end. vying for a job Both of these players get many targets in the red zone. Uzomah, with his position always frustratingly tight in his end, could be his option for weekly streaming in deeper leagues.
Darius Slayton WR, New York Giants
Darius Slayton has been a player with a lot of relevance in fantasy football over the last few years. He’s a big threat for the Giants and has a very high touchdown value.He’ll start his fourth on the depth chart this season, but he’ll be back from a quick return to his role from the previous few seasons. , is his one player being beaten. If Slayton returns to this role, he could get some streaming value at the deeper league wide receiver position.
Nothing is more fun than having a few players from your favorite college team on your fantasy football team. These players listed allow us to include former Auburn players in our roster.
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