In DFS and yearly fantasy leagues, the key to winning is finding production where others overlook it. Many players are not reliable fantasy performers, but circumstances or matchups make them a good fit in a given week. Pinpointing these players can win matchups or, in the case of DFS, win money. Here are some players […]
2016 Fantasy Football Sleepers
Scroll down for our 2016 fantasy football sleepers. A sleeper is that rookie, 3rd year player, free agent or heck any player who has an opportunity to produce league winning numbers. Sleepers are players that can be had later in the draft or found on your waiver wire. Sleepers often end up falling into one of the following three categories:
- Emerging starter that most in the fantasy community didn't see coming.
- Decent bye-week guy with SOLID potential to eventually make a fantasy impact.
- One week wonder / one week plug-in-play.
- And for those sleepers that don't pan out they're a complete waste of a draft pick or waiver wire pickup.
Either way you look at them, sleepers are to be had later in the draft to minimize your risk. You better have a long list and rank those sleeping beauties or else you'll end up with a bunch of has been washed out fantasy duds. So do yourself a favor and check out the articles below, they contain our top fantasy football sleepers for this NFL season. If you're new to fantasy football check out the wiki for more information.
During the NFL season we post weekly fantasy football sleepers for every scoring position.
Every team has their must start studs, but what about players that end up scoring big from the bench? Many fantasy owners are still clinging to name brands rather than taking the plunge with players on the rise. Here are some picks from benches and waiver wires that could put up starter worthy numbers in […]
We’re rolling into week 2 of the 2016 NFL season and there’s a handful of sleepers you need to be aware of this week. These sleepers are recommended if you’re looking for solid production in week 2 only. There’s no doubt going to be overlap with our waiver wire picks Brendan post early each week. […]
Everybody loves some sleepers. Here’s my top fantasy football sleepers for week 1 at quarterback, running back, wide receiver, tight end and muffin snatcher. Quarterback Sleepers Brock Osweiler vs CHI The Chicago Bears finished near the bottom in fantasy passing points allowed last season. Kyle Fuller (their top corner back) could be out or limited, he certainly […]
Winning with a strong running game was once the hallmark of good NFL teams. Rule changes have put more emphasis on receivers, however running back is still one of the glamour positions on fantasy football rosters. Everyone wants to be able to boast that they grabbed the next big thing on draft day. In the spirit of helping […]