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How to Prepare for your Rookie Draft: April Edition (2021)
By Andrew Hall on April, 10th 2021

  Every offseason, dynasty fantasy football managers get to look forward to the yearly rookie draft in their league(s). For some leagues, the rookie draft is the highlight of the entire year. If your league does not trade too much … read more »

College Position Battles: Running Backs – Part 1 (2021 Devy Fantasy Football)
By CJ Lang on April, 8th 2021

The fantasy offseason means we are preparing our rosters for the 2021 season and getting our draft boards ready for our upcoming drafts. This is an exciting time for dynasty and devy players because we get to dig into our … read more »

Dynasty Rookie Mock Draft: Half-PPR (2021 Fantasy Football)
By Andrew Hall on April, 7th 2021

  We’re well into rookie draft season here at FantasyPros, so instead of the usual mock draft where an analyst basically lays out their rankings which may or may not have changed much since the last time, I thought I’d … read more »

What Is A Dynasty Draft Pick Actually Worth? (2021 Fantasy Football)
By Mike Tagliere on April, 5th 2021

If you’ve played in dynasty formats for years, you’ve likely heard someone say something like, “Hey, I’m willing to give you a first-round pick. You need to give something in order to get something as valuable as a first-rounder.” If … read more »

Fantasy Football Rankings: Dynasty Trade Value Chart (April 2021 Update)
By Mike Tagliere on April, 1st 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 them … read more »

Mike Tagliere’s NFL Draft Prospect Rankings: Wide Receivers
By Mike Tagliere on March, 31st 2021

The game of football has changed over the years, moving towards a more pass-friendly approach. This has led to teams moving to 3WR base sets, with some teams running 4WR sets 20 percent of the time. This isn’t the same … read more »

Buy Low, Sell High (2021 Fantasy Baseball)
By Paul Ghiglieri on March, 30th 2021

  Baseball has always been a game of trends. Each week in this column, we will look at players through the lens of advanced metrics and various statistical trends to discover which players are underachieving or overachieving in the hopes … read more »

Mike Tagliere’s 2021 NFL Mock Draft (3.0 – Two Rounds)
By Mike Tagliere on March, 30th 2021

It’s finally time to start taking mock drafts seriously. Why? Well, we now have a much clearer picture as to what the rosters look like heading into the draft. Free agency certainly changed a lot, and while there are still … read more »

Dynasty Risers/Fallers: Post Free Agency (2021 Fantasy Football)
By Mike Tagliere on March, 29th 2021

Now that the first wave of free agency is over, it’s time to assess the damage to dynasty rosters. Some managers will believe they’re in the clear because a team didn’t sign a free agent running back or wide receiver, … read more »

Ideal Best Ball Roster Construction (2021 Fantasy Football)
By Kevin Tompkins on March, 29th 2021

Follow these tips for the optimal Best Ball roster construction.