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Articles by Category: Draft Prep
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 »

Sleeper Strategy: Guide to the Final Rounds of Your Fantasy Football Draft (2021)
By Eli Berkovits on July, 28th 2021

The start of the 2021 NFL season is just around the corner which means it’s time to begin preparing for your fantasy football draft. Everyone has their own way of preparing for a new fantasy season but no matter how you play, who you play with, or what you’re playing for, your draft is going to be the key to all of it.

The Best Ways to Determine Your Fantasy Football Draft Order (2021)
By TJ Horgan on July, 28th 2021

  A few things I despise in the world of fantasy football: Taking a quarterback early, being offered a trade of three mediocre players for one great player, and draft orders being randomized 60 minutes prior to the start time.  … 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 »

Dressed to Regress: Darren Waller (2021 Fantasy Football)
By Michael Woollands on July, 26th 2021

History suggests that Darren Waller will struggle to replicate his tremendous 2020.

Starters with Shaky Job Security (2021 Fantasy Football)
By Jason Katz on July, 24th 2021

  The most important characteristic of a football player for fantasy football is that they must actually play football. We often concern ourselves with whether players may miss time due to injury, but equally as important is whether a player … 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 »

Running Backs to Avoid (2021 Fantasy Football)
By Tim Metzler on July, 23rd 2021

There are many ways to win a fantasy football championship, but the safest and most consistent method is to draft a stable of stud RBs.

Which Tight Ends Were Better/Worse Than Expected in 2020? (Fantasy Football)
By Mike Tagliere on July, 22nd 2021

I’ve said it on our podcast quite a bit: Follow the targets and/or opportunity when it comes to tight ends. Targets mean everything to a tight end’s production. However, there are some targets that are worth more than others. And … read more »

Which Wide Receivers Were Better/Worse Than Expected in 2020? (Fantasy Football)
By Mike Tagliere on July, 21st 2021

Throughout this offseason, you’ve likely heard some fantasy football analyst tell you to follow the targets and/or opportunity when it comes to the wide receiver position. I don’t disagree with that assessment. In fact, I’ve said it on our podcast … read more »