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E. Reading the Defense: Defensive Line Tiers
Our Dr. Jene Bramel with updated tiers and strategy on how to approach the defensive line position during your draft.

F. Reading the Defense: Linebacker Tiers
Our Dr. Jene Bramel with updated tiers and strategy on how to approach the linebacker position during your draft.

G. Reading the Defense: Defensive Back Tiers
Our Dr. Jene Bramel with updated tiers and strategy on how to approach the defensive back position during your draft.

H. Player Spotlight: Devonta Freeman
Our Justin Howe with a detailed look at Devonta Freeman's fantasy prospects for 2016.

I. Player Spotlight: Carlos Hyde
Our Dan Hindery with a detailed look at Carlos Hyde's fantasy prospects for 2016.

INSIDE THIS ISSUE

1. CLE - WR Corey Coleman likely will be No. 1 WR
2. ATL - RB Devonta Freeman may receive less touches
3. DEN - QB Trevor Siemian has real shot to start
4. CHI - No WR Alshon Jeffery deal in sight
5. DEN - OLB Von Miller not playing under tag
6. BUF - QB Tyrod Taylor not worried about contract
7. ATL - RB Tevin Coleman will be more involved
8. DEN - WR Emmanuel Sanders bulks up
9. DAL - ILB Justin Durant in talks with Dallas

1. CLE - WR Corey Coleman likely will be No. 1 WR

Source: The Cleveland Plain Dealer - Mary Kay Cabot

Cleveland Browns WR Corey Coleman likely will the team's No. 1 wide receiver in 2016, in the opinion of the Cleveland Plain Dealer's Mary Kay Cabot. Coleman needs to improve his route running as well as his grasp of the offense but showed great athleticism and hands during offseason workouts.

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Coleman is going to take over for Travis Benjamin (Chargers) since he moved on in free agency. We like Coleman's game because it's all about speed and field-flipping plays. He's got the quickness to get off the line of scrimmage smoothly and is a threat to score on short throws due to his run-after-the-catch ability. Last year, Benjamin finished the season as a top-30 fantasy WR. This year we see the rookie Coleman as more of a WR4, and he's got a current ADP of WR46 (9.12) in 12-team PPR leagues.

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2. ATL - RB Devonta Freeman may receive less touches

Source: The Atlanta Journal-Constitution - D. Orlando Ledbetter

Atlanta Falcons RB Devonta Freeman likely will receive less carries in 2016 because running backs coach Bobby Turner believes less work will keep Freeman fresher during the season.

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Tevin Coleman is too talented to leave on the bench if healthy, and the second-year pro will cut into Freeman's touches. Freeman had four, 100-yard rushing games over the first half of the 2015 season. However, in the second half of the season he did not have a single game with 100 yards rushing. In 2016, the Falcons should use Coleman to keep Freeman fresher for the stretch run. We like Freeman as a top-10 fantasy RB this year even though he'll be splitting touches. His current ADP is RB8 (2.06) in 12-team PPR leagues.

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3. DEN - QB Trevor Siemian has real shot to start

Source: DenverBroncos.com - Andrew Mason

Denver Broncos QB Trevor Siemian has a legitimate chance in his battle with QB Mark Sanchez for the starting quarterback spot.

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We've heard this before, but things will have to play out in training camp. Siemian was a seventh-round pick in 2015 and spent his rookie year learning behind Peyton Manning and Brock Osweiler. He was an oft-injured and poor starter at Northwestern, but Siemian is athletic and has a rocket arm. We'll see if Mark Sanchez (the top QB on the depth chart right now) can keep Siemian at bay. Neither have much fantasy relevance in the run-heavy Gary Kubiak offense, and neither have much dynasty value with Paxton Lynch as the future.

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4. CHI - No WR Alshon Jeffery deal in sight

Source: Chicago Tribune - Dan Wiederer

Updating previous reports, Chicago Bears WR Alshon Jeffery would have to dramatically decrease his salary expectations for a long-term deal to be completed by the July 15 deadline for franchise-tagged players. The scenario is unlikely to happen.

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Jeffery has already signed his one-year franchise tender, so he's on the books for $14.5 million this season. He only played in nine games last year, so the Bears likely want to see Jeffery healthy and effective before committing to him long term.

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5. DEN - OLB Von Miller not playing under tag

Source: ProFootballTalk.com - Michael David Smith

Denver Broncos LB Von Miller said he will not play under the one-year franchise tender if the two sides are not able to reach a long-term extension before Friday, July 15. Miller said it is not about the money but believes that the franchise is unfair to the players. 'I've never really played for money,' Miller said. 'It's bigger than that for me. It's a league-wide problem that I feel like I'm in a situation to help out with.'

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Miller made a similar statement last month after the team visited President Obama at the White House. It's part of the posturing necessary to get the new long-term deal he wants from the Broncos. More than a few proposals have been exchanged, and we feel the two sides come to an agreement before the July 15th deadline to sign franchise-tagged players.

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6. BUF - QB Tyrod Taylor not worried about contract

Source: ESPN.com - James Walker

Buffalo Bills QB Tyrod Taylor is entering the final year of his contract but said he is only focused on leading the team to wins in 2016.

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Taylor knows that he could be in for a big payday if he plays up to his potential in 2016. He's on the books for $3.1 million in 2016, but he could be making $15 million or more each season if he shows well as the Bills starter. A QB with his skill set would likely be in high demand if he hit the open market.

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7. ATL - RB Tevin Coleman will be more involved

Source: The Atlanta Journal-Constitution - D. Orlando Ledbetter

Atlanta Falcons RB Tevin Coleman is expected to receive more touches on offense this season, according to running backs coach Bobby Turner.

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Coleman began last year as the starter for the Falcons, but his rookie season got off track due to injuries (a hamstring injury; broken ribs; a concussion). That allowed Devonta Freeman to take over as the starter and shine for the Falcons. This year, both RBs should be used as a dangerous RBBC. Coleman is a speedy back with the ability to score from anywhere on the field. We see him as a RB4/flex option for fantasy owners.

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8. DEN - WR Emmanuel Sanders bulks up

Source: The Denver Post - Troy E. Renck

Denver Broncos WR Emmanuel Sanders said he has added 10 pounds of muscle this offseason, and he's not concerned about his contract talks.

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Sanders isn't going to put up the numbers he used to when Peyton Manning was QB for the Broncos. However, he's a key piece to the team's passing game and we could see him catching around 75 passes in 2016. We're projecting Sanders as a WR3/flex play for fantasy owners, and his current ADP in 12-team PPR leagues is in that ballpark (WR28, 5.09).

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9. DAL - ILB Justin Durant in talks with Dallas

Source: NFL Network - Mike Garafolo

Free-agent LB Justin Durant (Falcons) is in discussions with the Dallas Cowboys Monday, July 11, and could sign soon.

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Durant has been with the Cowboys before in 2013 and 2014. In those two seasons, he started 12 games for Dallas before moving on to the Falcons for the 2015 season. He was bad in 12 starts for the Falcons last year and hasn't attracted much interest on the open market. The Cowboys are desperate on defense with LB Rolando McClain suspended the first 10 games of 2016.

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That'll do it for today, Folks. Thanks for reading and thanks for being a part of Footballguys. We'll see you tomorrow with the Update.

Peace,

J