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Running Diary: Week 11 (2021 Fantasy Football)
By Tim Metzler on November, 23rd 2021

(The Fantasy Football Running Diary is an ongoing series by Tim Metzler, in which Tim records and shares what is happening in the NFL every Sunday. It may also include updates on his personal life.) Paying attention to everything that’s … read more »

11 Fantasy Basketball Breakout Candidates (2021-22)
By Zachary Hanshew on September, 23rd 2021

Last year, NBA fans and fanatasy basketball GMs watched as young players performed well but finished just on the cusp of greatness. Which of these strong performers is ready to take the next step this season? Let’s dive into this … read more »

Boom, Bust, and Everything In Between – Tight Ends (2021 Fantasy Football)
By Mike Tagliere on August, 5th 2021

Boom, bust, and everything in between. What does that mean, exactly? If this is your first time reading this piece, you might be wondering that. When someone mentions that “Player X recorded five TE1 performances last year,” it irks me … read more »

Boom, Bust, and Everything In Between – Quarterbacks (2021 Fantasy Football)
By Mike Tagliere on August, 4th 2021

  Boom, bust, and everything in between. What does that mean, exactly? If this is your first time reading this piece, you might be wondering that. When someone mentions that “Player X recorded five QB1 performances last year,” it irks … read more »

Boom, Bust, and Everything In Between – Wide Receivers (2021 Fantasy Football)
By Mike Tagliere on August, 3rd 2021

  Boom, bust, and everything in between. What does that mean, exactly? If this is your first time reading this piece, you might be wondering that. When someone mentions that “Player X recorded five WR1 performances last year,” it irks … read more »

Fantasy Football Rankings: Dynasty Trade Value Chart (August 2021 Update)
By Mike Tagliere on August, 2nd 2021

  Have you ever had an offer sent to you that included a total of six different players including draft picks and you had no idea how to break it down? Do you match up player vs. player and compare … read more »

Boom, Bust, and Everything In Between – Running Backs (2021 Fantasy Football)
By Mike Tagliere on August, 2nd 2021

Boom, bust, and everything in between. What does that mean, exactly? If this is your first time reading this piece, you might be wondering that. When someone mentions that “Player X recorded five RB1 performances last year,” it irks me … read more »

Ranking the Running Back Handcuffs (2021 Fantasy Football)
By Mike Tagliere on July, 29th 2021

One of the most popular debates among fantasy footballers every year includes the question, “Should I draft my running back’s handcuff?” That’s a difficult question to answer, as there are many variables that come into play, but that’s the reason … read more »

Fantasy Football Sleepers On All 32 Teams
By Mike Tagliere on July, 27th 2021

  We have this conversation every year. What does the term “sleeper” mean in fantasy football? Many will argue about it, saying you can’t call Player X a sleeper because “he’s not a sleeper if everyone knows about him.” This … read more »

Which Quarterbacks Were Better/Worse Than Expected in 2020? (Fantasy Football)
By Mike Tagliere on July, 23rd 2021

We often talk about opportunity for running backs, wide receivers, and tight ends, but what about the guy who touches the ball on every play? That’s right, the quarterback. Every time a quarterback drops back, there’s an expected fantasy outcome. … read more »