Not sure if it is because America is the fattest country in the world but tight ends were just hard to come by last year. The position had fewer worthy options than shows on MTV. One thing is certain, tight end has become very hard to predict. They can explode or disappear and overall we […]
2017 Fantasy Football Draft Strategy
If you're lazy and looking for a simple to follow draft strategy here's a 50,000 foot view. If you don't take the first QB or TE in the draft then be the last! Fill up on RB and WR then worry about QB and be the last person to fill their TE spot. Plenty of TE depth and QB depth in a 12 team league. With your first pick a general rule of thumb that works in most leagues is to take one of the following in this order: one of the top-3 backs, then the top-1 TE, and then one of the top-3 WRs. Use our cheat sheet for draft picks after the 3rd round.
You MUST have a cheat sheet customized to your league settings. Knowing Average Draft Position (ADP) is always smart when drafting so ensure your cheat sheet includes ADP (like ours). Last but not least (probably the most important), know your stuff. Know your sleepers, your upside picks, who not to draft due to risk, etc... basically, read the articles below. Of course you can cheat and get our Cheat Sheets & Draft Guide. This will help you draft a winning team and save you a ton of research time. And unlike the "other guys" we're not overloaded with unneeded disconnected BS.
Here are 5 bounce back candidates for the 2017 NFL season. Some players on this list had an injury plagued 2016 while some others were just way off like a Chuck Knoblauch throw to first. Players coming off a bad season can usually be drafted at a much lower average draft position than the previous […]
Last year was an interesting one for quarterbacks when it came to fantasy. Many who drafted Cam Newton high based on his 2015 performance were sorely disappointed by the Carolina quarterback. Matt Ryan had easily the best year of his career. He led the Falcons to their second Super Bowl appearance in franchise history. While […]
Late round running backs are in style with the advent of zero running back strategies. Wide receivers are much closer to sure commodities and as a result managers are taking them in the early rounds. With this in mind, here is a list that points out some running backs with major upside. These players are widely available late […]
Bargain bin shopping is a critical aspect of the fantasy football draft. You need to know which players are undervalued based on their average draft position. Our cheat sheets do a good job at highlighting this on your behalf due to the way we list the data. Nonetheless, I know not everyone cheats with our cheat […]