NFL training camps have arrived and are in full swing. So are player injuries. If you didn’t agree with saving your league’s fantasy football draft until mid to late August, perhaps you’ll start to realize the trend and the reasoning behind it now. No, losing guys like Vick Ballard and Kendall Hunter probably isn’t crippling to your fantasy team. However, the loss of both players does impact the guys ahead of them a bit, while they could have been potential sleeper handcuff pieces.
Now they’re not, and everything has to be adjusted. Roles, offenses and injuries are going to help shape the rest of the fantasy football draft scene over the next month, so naturally player rankings are (and should) change a bit. Every fantasy owner needs to adapt, so we’re here to help you do just that.
To do so, here are my updated player rankings for the 2014 fantasy football season. Remember, these are hosted on FantasyPros.com (get their sweet mock draft tool, by the way), so these will update at this location as I make changes. Be sure to cite the date these were published when preparing for your draft (but since these are always hosted on their site, the rankings you see anywhere on BreakingFootball.com will actually always be current, reflecting the here and now.
With that, let’s get to the 2014 player rankings as we wrap up the month of July: