The New York Giants selected LSU wide receiver Rueben Randle with the 63rd pick in the 2012 NFL Draft.
Fantasy analysis: Randle has great size at 6-foot-3, 210 pounds and reliable hands. He has deceptive speed to get behind the defense, providing Eli Manning another deep threat.
Randle's skills are limited as a route runner, but that can be taught. He may not see a lot of balls in his first year with Hakeem Nicks and Victor Cruz earning most of the looks. Nicks is no stranger to injury, and Cruz, thus far, is a one-year producer, so Randle could be thrust into meaningful playing time as a starter in his rookie year.
He is a late-round flier as a roster filler in single-year leagues, and his value over the next few seasons is limited if as long as he is their third receiver.
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Cory is KFFL's General Manager. In late 2002, he joined the KFFL staff as a research analyst and has been involved in fantasy sports since 1996. A member of the Fantasy Sports Trade Association, as well as Fantasy Sports Writers Association, Bonini has been featured in print, on radio and on scores of websites. Bonini co-hosted Big Lead Sports on SiriusXM Fantasy Sports Radio from 2011 to 2012.
Bonini was recognized with the 2010 Best Article in Print Award from the FSWA and was a finalist for the same award in 2011. In '11, he finished first overall in the FSWA NFL experts challenge that featured 60 of the industry's best competitors.
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