A cached table of ESPN NFL players. Will store in memory for each session! (via memoise in zzz.R)

espn_players(conn = NULL, season = NULL)

Arguments

conn

a connection object created by espn_connect or ff_connect()

season

a season to fetch

Value

a dataframe containing all ~2000+ active players in the ESPN database

Examples

# \donttest{ try({ # try only shown here because sometimes CRAN checks are weird conn <- espn_connect(season = 2020, league_id = 1178049) espn_players(conn, season = 2020) }) # end try
#> # A tibble: 2,656 × 5 #> player_id player_name pos eligible_pos team #> <int> <chr> <chr> <list> <chr> #> 1 4029893 Antonio Gandy-Golden WR <chr [8]> WAS #> 2 3915196 D'Andre Walker DE <chr [6]> FA #> 3 2588098 Tye Smith CB <chr [5]> TEN #> 4 3915190 Jayson Stanley CB <chr [5]> SEA #> 5 3915189 Roquan Smith LB <chr [4]> CHI #> 6 15773 Darren Fells TE <chr [6]> HOU #> 7 3128774 Kalen Ballage RB <chr [6]> LAC #> 8 15782 Chris Banjo S <chr [5]> ARI #> 9 3915186 Chauncey Rivers DE <chr [6]> BAL #> 10 15785 Ezekiel Ansah DE <chr [6]> SFO #> # … with 2,646 more rows
# }