The summer months are officially underway, which means fantasy football drafts are just around the corner.
Fantasy football can be as fickle as it is exciting because of positional uncertainty. Drafting running backs has become a difficult endeavor with so many teams implementing a multi-back backfield.
No, the Bills’ new regime has not expressed an obvious, long-term commitment to Taylor. But the 27-year-old QB’s status in Buffalo is clear at least for 2017.
Dennison, beyond his history working with Taylor as quarterbacks coach in Baltimore, is known for his implementation of West Coast Offense principles — “nickel-and-dime” passing, routes based on timing, ball control, QB options and field-stretching deep throws. Taylor’s last Cheap Jerseys And Hats two coordinators, Greg Roman and Anthony Lynn, utilized similar schemes.
In theory, Taylor’s skill set fits perfectly. He’s able to both burn defenses with shots downfield and keep defenders honest with his feet. Dennison has nine years of NFL offensive coordinator experience, and QBs in those nine years have combined to average 7.2 yards per attempt. Taylor’s Cheap Jerseys China career average is 7.4, so don’t expect him to be coached out of his comfort zone.
It’s on Taylor to continue to develop in his third year as a starter, which would have been the case regardless of who was hired to coach him. If he fails to do so, Cardale Jones and rookie Nathan Peterman (and, sure, T.J. Yates, whom Dennison coached in Houston) will be waiting to pounce on a possible opportunity.