Matt De LimaFFToolbox Writer
White Plains, MD
FFToolbox Fantasy Football Writer since 2010
Matt is a football fiend. He is a published sportswriter who contributes here at FFToolbox.com, 4for4.com and many other sports sites. His concise and straightforward fantasy expertise has been featured here since 2010. Follow him on Twitter (@mattkdelima) to talk sports and engage in some personalized fantasy discussion.
Recent Articles by Matt De Lima
- 2014 FFToolbox Breakout Player: Arizona Cardinals WR Michael Floyd
Wed, 23 Jul 2014 08:20:55 EST
Each year, FFToolbox staff decides which NFL player will breakout and dominate.
- Packers TE Jermichael Finley possibly returning to Green Bay
Thu, 17 Jul 2014 11:51:29 EST
In a very vague and unclear tweet, Green Bay Packers tight end Jermichael Finley indicated he may be returning to his former team less than a day afte...
- 2014 PPR Preview
Sun, 06 Jul 2014 18:18:04 EST
A closer look at players who will provide even more fantasy points because of an increase in their reception totals.
- Browns WR Josh Gordon arrested
Sat, 05 Jul 2014 15:54:34 EST
Recent news reported Cleveland Browns wide receiver Josh Gordon was expected to have his suspension hearing later in July. This would have been the ti...
- 2014’s Best Fantasy Football WR-QB Tandems
Thu, 03 Jul 2014 12:35:14 EST
An overview of the best QB-WR duos for the 2014 fantasy football season.
- Saints TE Jimmy Graham designated a tight end by NFL arbitrator, Graham can appeal
Wed, 02 Jul 2014 13:54:00 EST
New Orleans Saints tight end Jimmy Graham is a tight end after all. After a long and seemingly drawn-out process, arbitrator Stephen Burbank has heard...
- Ravens RB Bernard Pierce will be ready for camp
Wed, 18 Jun 2014 13:22:27 EST
The Ravens' No. 2 back went under the knife for a shoulder surgery back in January of this year. Baltimore Ravens running back Bernard Pierce is repor...
- Seahawks RB Marshawn Lynch may consider retirement
Thu, 12 Jun 2014 20:47:00 EST
According to NFL.com's Ian Rapoport, Seattle Seahawks running back Marshawn Lynch told two teammates last season that if the team won the Super Bowl,...
- Giants RB David Wilson not medically cleared following MRI
Thu, 05 Jun 2014 01:55:57 EST
The news leading up to now suggested and implied a lot of optimism regarding New York Giants running back David Wilson's potential to return as soon ...
- 49ers could be without TE Vernon Davis until training camp
Thu, 05 Jun 2014 00:26:13 EST
San Francisco 49ers tight end Vernon Davis wants a brand new contract. It was known he would be skipping OTAs, but a source close to the team recentl...
- Seahawks planning a RB committee
Thu, 05 Jun 2014 00:13:03 EST
Seattle Seahawks offensive coordinator Darrell Bevell said his offense will use a "running back by committee." No. 2 RB Christine Michael r...
- 2014 Dynasty Rookie Draft: Over/Under Values
Wed, 04 Jun 2014 18:51:57 EST
Our expert analyzes a few of this year's dynasty rookies. Profiled players include Taliaferro, Benjamin, Robinson, Hyde and McKinnon
- The Only 3 Players You Should Consider at the 4 Pick
Mon, 19 May 2014 11:51:13 EST
If you draw the 4 pick in this year's fantasy football draft, only consider these players
- NFL Draft Round 1: Fantasy Impact of WRs and TEs
Fri, 09 May 2014 18:41:10 EST
We take a deeper look at the fantasy potential of the 1st Round receivers
- Carl Bradford, DE , Arizona State Scouting Report
Tue, 06 May 2014 15:06:10 EST
2014 NFL Draft Prospect: Bradford does many things well, including explosion off the line and burst at the point of attack. Will likely transition to ...
- Brandon Thomas, T , Clemson Scouting Report
Tue, 06 May 2014 15:00:36 EST
2014 NFL Draft Prospect: After an excellent evaluation period and combine performance, Thomas endured a terrible setback when he tore his ACL in April...
- Phillip Gaines, CB , Rice Scouting Report
Tue, 06 May 2014 14:22:01 EST
2014 NFL Draft Prospect: Gaines is a tall cornerback with good length and very good speed. Set a school record at Rice for most passes defended in a c...
- Vic Beasley, DE, Clemson Scouting Report
Tue, 06 May 2014 09:12:00 EST
2015 NFL Draft Prospect: UPDATE: Vic Beasley opted to return to Clemson for his senior year. He will enter the draft in 2015. Beasley is next in li...
- Martavis Bryant, WR, Clemson Scouting Report
Tue, 06 May 2014 09:02:52 EST
2014 NFL Draft Prospect: Martavis Bryant is a lean and long receiver with inconsistent hands. After running a 4.42 at the combine, his draft stock is ...
- Bruce Ellington, WR , South Carolina Scouting Report
Tue, 06 May 2014 00:28:59 EST
2014 NFL Draft Prospect: During his time at South Carolina, Bruce Ellington established himself as an athletically explosive slot receiver with some p...
- Keith McGill, DB , Utah Scouting Report
Mon, 05 May 2014 18:36:18 EST
2014 NFL Draft Prospect: Keith McGill is a long athlete blessed with height and above-average speed for the position. Could transition to safety but h...
- Tom Savage, QB , Pittsburgh Scouting Report
Mon, 05 May 2014 18:29:33 EST
2014 NFL Draft Prospect: Tom Savage is a big, well-built quarterback prospect from the Pitt Panthers. He has a strong arm and puts good velocity on hi...
- 2014 NFL Rookie Running Backs - Do Not Sleep on this Class
Mon, 05 May 2014 13:19:38 EST
The search for the next Eddie Lacy, Giovani Bernard, Le'Veon Bell and Zac Stacy
- David Yankey, G , Stanford Scouting Report
Wed, 30 Apr 2014 21:08:48 EST
2014 NFL Draft Prospect: A trend of guards pushing their way into the first round has taken hold over the last few years. Yankey could be the next to ...
- Stephon Tuitt, DL , Notre Dame Scouting Report
Wed, 30 Apr 2014 21:07:19 EST
2014 NFL Draft Prospect: Tuitt was a three-year standout with the Fighting Irish who really came into his own in 2012, the year Notre Dame made it to ...
- Ryan Shazier, LB , Ohio State Scouting Report
Wed, 30 Apr 2014 21:07:03 EST
2014 NFL Draft Prospect: Shazier put together some great years and was a consistent winner with the Buckeyes. This rangy, fast linebacker has the nece...
- Austin Seferian-Jenkins, TE , Washington Scouting Report
Wed, 30 Apr 2014 21:06:24 EST
2014 NFL Draft Prospect: Entering the 2013 season, Seferian-Jenkins was widely considered one of the best TEs in college football. The Huskies eased h...
- Bishop Sankey, RB , Washington Scouting Report
Wed, 30 Apr 2014 21:03:43 EST
2014 NFL Draft Prospect: The slight frame of Sankey is one of his few flaws. Scouts are concerned about his workhorse status, yet he was Washington's ...
- Allen Robinson, WR , Penn State Scouting Report
Wed, 30 Apr 2014 21:02:06 EST
2014 NFL Draft Prospect: Robinson was Penn State's biggest playmaker over the last two years. A big receiver with surprising athleticism, he could hea...
- Marcus Roberson, DB , Florida Scouting Report
Wed, 30 Apr 2014 20:58:39 EST
2014 NFL Draft Prospect: Roberson's above-average height and selective physicality made him one of the better corners in the SEC over the last two sea...
- Paul Richardson, WR , Colorado Scouting Report
Wed, 30 Apr 2014 20:55:24 EST
2014 NFL Draft Prospect: Richardson was one of the Buffs' lone playmakers in 2013. Blessed with tremendous speed and athleticism, Richardson can chall...
- Loucheiz Purifoy, DB , Florida Scouting Report
Wed, 30 Apr 2014 20:51:09 EST
2014 NFL Draft Prospect: Purifoy really excelled in his senior season with the Gators. Serious character red flags have dramatically hurt his stock. ...
- Trent Murphy, LB, Stanford Scouting Report
Wed, 30 Apr 2014 20:48:44 EST
2014 NFL Draft Prospect: Murphy finished his collegiate career as one of the great Stanford linebackers of all time. He was nearly universally recogni...
- Jordan Matthews, WR, Vanderbilt Scouting Report
Wed, 30 Apr 2014 20:46:34 EST
2014 NFL Draft Prospect: Matthews' last two seasons with the Commodores can only be described as prolific. He was one of, if not the best receivers in...
- Jake Matthews, OT, Texas A&M Scouting Report
Wed, 30 Apr 2014 20:35:50 EST
2014 NFL Draft Prospect: University of Texas A&M offensive tackle Jake Matthews decision to return to school looks to have paid off as he is a top pro...
- Tre Mason, RB , Auburn Scouting Report
Wed, 30 Apr 2014 20:34:21 EST
2014 NFL Draft Prospect: Mason finished on a high note in 2013, despite Auburn's loss in the National Championship game. The runner ended up breaking ...
- Zack Martin, OT, Notre Dame Scouting Report
Wed, 30 Apr 2014 20:32:40 EST
2014 NFL Draft Prospect: With 52 career starts, Martin should be remembered as one of the better offensive linemen in Notre Dame's illustrious history...
- Marcus Mariota, QB, Oregon Scouting Report
Wed, 30 Apr 2014 20:32:28 EST
2015 NFL Draft Prospect: UPDATE: Mariota has opted to return to Oregon. In today's evolving NFL, quarterbacks need to be able to function both insi...
- Taylor Lewan, OT, Michigan Scouting Report
Wed, 30 Apr 2014 20:32:12 EST
2014 NFL Draft Prospect: Lewan opted to return to the Michigan Wolverines for one more season last year. At the time, he was in the conversation as on...
- Marqise Lee, WR , USC Scouting Report
Wed, 30 Apr 2014 20:31:25 EST
2014 NFL Draft Prospect: In the long line of talented USC wide receivers, Lee is on deck to show the NFL what he can do. The junior wideout was underw...
- Jarvis Landry, WR , LSU Scouting Report
Wed, 30 Apr 2014 20:24:46 EST
2014 NFL Draft Prospect: Landry stepped up in his junior year to be more productive for the Tigers. For a team typically known for its run-first menta...
- Cyrus Kouandjio, OL , Alabama Scouting Report
Wed, 30 Apr 2014 16:56:13 EST
2014 NFL Draft Prospect: Kouandjio is the next elite offensive line prospect out of Alabama and lives up to his high-billing. He possesses the ideal l...
- Tim Jernigan, DT, Florida State Scouting Report
Wed, 30 Apr 2014 16:55:04 EST
2014 NFL Draft Prospect: Jernigan really burst onto the scene over his last two seasons with the Seminoles. He wasn't even a full-time starter in 2012...
- Ra'Shede Hageman, DL , Minnesota Scouting Report
Wed, 30 Apr 2014 16:54:39 EST
2014 NFL Draft Prospect: Hageman is the prototypical defensive tackle with excellent height, weight and strength. He anchored the Minnesota Gophers' d...
- Dee Ford, DE , Auburn Scouting Report
Wed, 30 Apr 2014 16:53:41 EST
2014 NFL Draft Prospect: Ford is a prototypical pass-rushing defensive end who can bend the edge with speed and an explosive burst off the line. He ha...
- Eric Ebron, TE, North Carolina Scouting Report
Wed, 30 Apr 2014 16:53:11 EST
2014 NFL Draft Prospect: A crowded, top-heavy class of tight end prospects may be highlighted by this standout from the University of North Carolina. ...
- Dominique Easley, DT, Florida Scouting Report
Wed, 30 Apr 2014 16:49:30 EST
2014 NFL Draft Prospect: Easley is a bit undersized for the position and will need to find the correct niche when advancing to the NFL. He is packed t...
- Aaron Donald, DL , Pittsburgh Scouting Report
Wed, 30 Apr 2014 16:42:46 EST
2014 NFL Draft Prospect: Donald is an undersized prospect with one of the best bursts off the snap in this draft class. His ability to hit the edge is...
- Darqueze Dennard, CB , Michigan State Scouting Report
Wed, 30 Apr 2014 16:41:00 EST
2014 NFL Draft Prospect: Dennard has a cousin in the NFL, Alfonzo Dennard, who is currently with the New England Patriots. He has carved out his own n...
- Scott Crichton, DE, Oregon State Scouting Report
Wed, 30 Apr 2014 16:38:26 EST
2014 NFL Draft Prospect: Crichton looks like an ideal 4-3 DE at the next level. He has adequate size and a nice burst coming off the edge. He has some...