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Dissenting Opinions: ECR vs. Kyle Soppe

Posted by Kyle Soppe on March, 5th 2015

Kyle Soppe names 6 players he views differently than the Expert Consensus. This piece is part of our article program that features quality content from experts exclusively at FantasyPros. For more insight from Kyle head to RotoExperts. Ranks are a funny thing. Reasonable minds … read more »

Second Year Running Backs

Posted by Mike Wright on March, 5th 2015

There is a common belief that bonds people together in the fantasy football community. We must place our name on players before they break out, thus giving us the right to refer to said breakout player as “my guy.” It’s … read more »

Posted in: Draft Prep, Featured, NFL

Is Le’Veon Bell 2015’s No. 1 Fantasy Draft Pick?

Posted by Tom Woods on March, 4th 2015

Le’Veon Bell was one of the best players of the 2014 season, finishing a close second among all backs in an era where elite workhorse RBs are scarce and highly sought after. DeMarco Murray, who finished ahead of Bell, had the benefit … read more »

Fantasy Baseball’s Most Accurate Experts

Posted by Andrew Sears on March, 4th 2015

It’s a fun time to be a baseball fan. Spring Training is in full swing and Opening Day is right around the corner (just 32 days away…yep, we’re counting!). It’s a clear sign that now is a great time to … read more »

Posted in: Accuracy, Featured, MLB

Are the Bills getting the Real McCoy?

Posted by Keith Kraska on March, 4th 2015

LeSean McCoy was once a fantasy superstar. He was widely thought of as the No. 1 overall pick going into 2014 redrafts. His ensuing season was disappointing, to say the least. Over the first nine weeks, he averaged 71 rushing … read more »

Offseason Football Guide

Posted by Dawgmatica on March, 4th 2015

This piece is part of our article program that features quality content from experts exclusively at FantasyPros. For more insight from d-RX, Stagg Party and Houdini head to Pyromaniac. The offseason is a time of reflection, on things you did well, … read more »

8 Players on the Move: NL Central

Posted by Andrew Chambers on March, 4th 2015

In the first Players on the Move we took a closer look at the NL West. We examined which newly acquired players will benefit from a change of scenery, and which will suffer because of it. This week we set our … read more »

Posted in: Draft Prep, Featured, MLB

NFL Mock Draft Analysis: First Round

Posted by Brian Tesch on March, 3rd 2015

Before I wrote for FantasyPros, it was my go-to site for all things fantasy. As shown in this BBC video, the wisdom of crowds can be shockingly accurate at simplifying complex problems such as predicting the weather, guessing the number … read more »

Top Fantasy Baseball Prospects: Shortstop

Posted by Bobby Jacowleff on March, 3rd 2015

As we draw closer and closer to Opening Day, questions about ‘the next big thing’ only intensify. Therefore, we’re bringing you the top five prospects at each position, so that you can have a leg up on your competition. One … read more »

Posted in: Draft Prep, Featured, MLB

MLB Player Profile: Julio Urias

Posted by Stan Son on March, 2nd 2015

The Dodgers have a rich history when it comes to pitching, especially left-handed pitching. Tommy John, most famously known for the surgery that was named after him, played six seasons with the Dodgers, posting a 87-42 record with a 2.97 … read more »

Posted in: Draft Prep, Featured, MLB

The Week That Was (In GIFs): 2/22/15 – 2/28/15

Posted by Jonathan Ebanks on March, 2nd 2015

The sport of basketball has officially become a “Game of Thrones”-esque bloodbath. “Lightning,” “The Beard,” and “Big Hass” all continued to turn heads, while Eric Bledsoe and company outdid one of basketball’s best in stunning fashion. This is The Week … read more »

Posted in: Featured, NBA, Weekly Recaps

Fantasy Baseball Weekly Roundup: 2/20/15 – 2/26/15

Posted by Chris Zolli on February, 27th 2015

Spring Training is in full bloom and there have been some huge personnel decisions over the past week. The MLB News Desk here at FantasyPros has you covered with all of the major moves and how they figure into fantasy … read more »

Posted in: Draft Prep, Featured, MLB, Roundup

6 Bounce-Back Candidates

Posted by Clinton on February, 27th 2015

Fantasy baseball drafts are underway, Spring Training is alive and well, and questions are abound regarding some names that sorely disappointed in 2014. The great thing about baseball is, the upfront stat line doesn’t necessarily tell the full story and … read more »

Posted in: Featured, Featured Pros, MLB

Closer Report: American League East Preview

Posted by Christopher Carelli on February, 27th 2015

This week’s Closer Report continues our divisional coverage of the anticipated closer situation for each team, this time profiling the American League East. We’ve already covered the National League; here are the links (East, Central and West). As always, we’ll wrap up … read more »

NBA Injury Report: Derrick Rose, Chris Bosh

Posted by Andrew Chambers on February, 26th 2015

What a week it’s been for injuries around the league. By now everyone has heard the terrible news that Derrick Rose, who in 2011 became the youngest MVP in the history of the NBA, will require another surgery on his … read more »

Posted in: Featured, Injuries, NBA