Robert Woods 2021 Fantasy Football Tip: Veteran Wideout Expected To Excel With Stafford

Skyler Carlin offers his Robert Woods 2021 Fantasy Football Tip. See our full 2021 fantasy football draft coverage.

Robert Woods 2021 Fantasy Football Tip

Robert Woods 2020 Fantasy Football Recap

Robert Woods did a little bit of everything for the Los Angeles Rams in 2020. In addition to posting 936 yards through the air, the veteran receiver picked up an additional 155 yards on the ground and ran in two touchdowns. Overall, Woods was responsible for nearly 1100 yards of offense and recorded a career-high eight touchdowns.

Robert Woods 2020 Fantasy Football Ranking (PPR)

41st Overall, WR17 (per FantasyPros)

Robert Woods 2020 Stats

  • 90 receptions
  • 936 receiving yards
  • 6 receiving touchdowns
  • 10.4 yards per reception
  • 24 carries
  • 155 rushing yards
  • 2 rushing touchdowns
  • 6.5 yards per carry
  • 16 games

Robert Woods 2021 Fantasy Football Outlook

There aren’t many wide receivers that are criminally underrated each year like Woods. He’s been a model of consistency since joining the Rams in 2017, giving them a wideout who excels as a pass-catcher, runner and run-blocker. In each of his first four seasons with the Rams, Woods operated with Jared Goff as his quarterback, limiting the vertical targets he saw in Sean McVay’s aerial attack.

The good news for Woods is that the Rams have upgraded from Goff, acquiring Matthew Stafford in a trade with the Detroit Lions this offseason. Stafford, not to completelyย discredit Goff, brings a lot more to the quarterback position in Los Angeles. Besides creating magic outside of the pocket, Stafford isn’t afraid to let the ball loose down the field, averaging 9.9 intended air yards per throw over the past two seasons.

With Stafford under center, the Rams brought in DeSean Jacksonย via free agency and selected Tutu Atwell in the 2021 NFL Draft. It shows that McVay wants to do everything he can to put Stafford in a position to succeed. However, even with the additions of Jackson and Atwell, Woods should still hold one of the premier roles at wide receiver in Los Angeles alongside Cooper Kupp.


Want to play daily fantasy football games that feature Robert Woods during the 2021 fantasy season? Monkey Knife Fight offers player-friendly games. Sign up for 2021 NFL DFS and get an Instant First-Time Deposit Bonus of up to $100 with the code โ€œGAMEDAYโ€.


Robert Woods 2021 Fantasy Football Draft Value (PPR)

After a quiet introductory season with the Rams in 2017, Woods has been a fantastic value in fantasy football. The former second-round pick out of USC has finished as WR11, WR14, and WR14 in PPR formats in each of the past three seasons. Additionally, woods has quietly had a consistent role as a runner, garnering 60 rushing attempts for 427 yards and four rushing touchdowns in the past three years combined. While Woods could see fewer carries in the rushing attack, expect to see more deep targets and possibly more touchdowns with Stafford orchestrating the offense.

For what seems like the billionth year, Woods is a massive value in the fourth-to-fifth round range in fantasy football drafts.

Related articles

NFL Russell Wilson, QB, Seattle Seahawks

NFL Week 3 Best Bets – Predictions & Picks for NFL Week 3

Marcus Mosher21 hours ago

Read more

Promotions

Welcome offer Caesars promotion

Get Up To $5,000 Risk-Free

5 stars
Welcome offer WynnBET promotion

Get Up To $1,000 Risk-Free

5 stars
Welcome offer BetMGM promotion

Get Up To $1,000 Risk-Free

5 stars
Welcome offer DraftKings promotion

Get Up To $1,000 Free 1st Deposit Match

5 stars

Top Offers

Top DFS Offers

Support us