We continue to add an extra point and a half and subtract an extra point and a half based on matchups. I’m not sure how effective it is, but it’s probably pretty good. I find it interesting Phil Dawson is so high on the list. He plays today, Saturday, so if you want to roster […]
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A winning kicker strategy is to play kickers from teams expected to score a lot of points. On Thursday night, however, we got an example of why projecting kickers is so difficult.
In recent weeks we’ve added a matchup factor to our kicker projections. Kickers are still difficult to predict, but we add 1.5 points for kickers with plus matchups over the season, in the last five weeks and in the last three weeks. If teams are allowing that kind of consistent points to kickers it has […]
I usually don’t throw the boom or bust tag on the kicker projections, but I crunched some matchup numbers and made some manual adjustments. That’s why Kai Forbath, Graham Gano, Blair Walsh and Ryan Succop are all in the top six this week.
These kicker projections are still a bit questionable.
I didn’t really make any changes between this list and the early list, but I feel like I need to post a new one anyway.
Last week, I promised better kicker projections. Will you settle for more?