The fantasy football drafts roll on and the most overrated players keep getting taken too soon. Value is the key to victory in the draft but this is a subjective topic. Here are my opinions on which players should be taken a bit later than the trends suggest. (ADPs are based on data from fantasyfootballcalculator.com) […]
Fantasy Football Draft Strategies
The TLDR version goes like this, everyone else please see the articles below. Draft at least 3 running backs and 4 wide receivers before the draft is complete. Look for quarterbacks in the middle rounds then draft a tight end after you have RB, WR and QB spoken for. With your first pick a general rule of thumb that works in most leagues is to draft one of the top-5 running backs followed by one of the top-5 wide receivers. Obviously I recommend using our cheat sheets.
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Knowledge is power and preparation is key. The articles below will help new comers and vets get one step closer to that league championship.
There are many players in fantasy football that are being overpaid for in drafts. The most overrated players are those that are most likely to bust or not perform to their ADP. Each round has one or two players that are above their pay grade and I will point out who they are, in my […]
Fantasy football draft season is reaching its apex. The vast majority of leagues will be drafting over the next couple of weeks. While many people have an overall strategy, it is important to revise this on a yearly basis. The current pool of players and their situations change yearly. This means that the approach that […]
Choosing PPR running backs requires a slightly different draft strategy than standard leagues. Some name brand players are not worth as much because they are not involved in the passing game. Even fantasy football veterans can be blinded by name brands, however. This leads to some great deals on lesser known running backs. Huge Value […]
In standard leagues or PPR, of course you want to have Antonio Brown and Julio Jones at wide receiver. On the other hand, under the radar PPR wide receivers are the type of information that builds winners. Playing in a PPR league means that players catching a lot of passes are much more valuable. This […]