NFL Target Analysis: Week 16
Steve Pimental breaks down all of the data and brings you the Target Analysis Report for Week 16.
The fantasy season has come to an end for most of us, which means now is a good time to look at the seasonal target leaderboard one last time. Situations can obviously change quite a bit from one season to the next, but in general, the most talented players tend to get the most targets. With that in mind, let’s look at the target leaders for 2019.
I went and looked at last year’s Week 16 Target Analysis, specifically the target leaderboard. Last year’s top 10 is a who’s who of the best receivers in football. Five of last years top 10 wound up in the top 10 this year, and of the ones who didn’t, only Stefon Diggs played all 15 games. Jarvis Landry just missed the top 10 for the second year in a row.
With that in mind, I’ll have an awfully hard time deciding where to draft Tyler Boyd and D.J. Moore next season. They finished this season seventh and eight in targets respectively, but I’m not ready to declare them elite, especially Tyler Boyd . Both could...