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10 Early Sleepers (Fantasy Football)
By FantasyPros Staff on May, 27th 2020

Early-round picks don’t always win championships. The selections that push squads into title contention are made in the middle and late rounds. Just ask anyone who snagged John Brown as a sleeper in 2019. He finished the year as the … read more »

Top 8 Busts in 2020 (Fantasy Baseball)
By FantasyPros Staff on May, 26th 2020

There is still plenty of optimism that MLB games will be played in 2020 despite the roadblocks that remain. If our hopes for baseball returning come to fruition in the relatively near future, then we will be met with a … read more »

Why It Pays to be the First Player to Pull the Plug On Your Season (Fantasy Baseball)
By Michael Waterloo on May, 26th 2020

Beyond our fantasy baseball content, be sure to check out our award-winning slate of Fantasy Baseball Tools as you prepare for your draft this season. From our free mock Draft Simulator – which allows you to mock draft against realistic opponents – to our Cheat … read more »

8 Early Busts (2020 Fantasy Football)
By FantasyPros Staff on May, 21st 2020

As you already know, anyone whose draft price heavily exceeds their ensuing production earns the dreaded bust label. Of course, that’s not to say that busts shouldn’t be drafted and don’t provide any value. There are always plenty of busts … read more »

Top 9 Sleepers in 2020 (Fantasy Baseball)
By FantasyPros Staff on May, 19th 2020

The details of the latest MLB proposal figure to have a heavy impact on fantasy baseball. A universal DH would lead to solid NL hitters who have little defensive impact now becoming everyday players. An 82-game season will result in … read more »

11 Early Bold Predictions From the Most Accurate Experts (Fantasy Football)
By FantasyPros Staff on May, 13th 2020

Whether it’s reaching for your guy later in a draft, outbidding everyone for that coveted athlete in an auction, or starting an unheralded player over an established one, being bold is how you win leagues. You would’ve laughed last summer … read more »

Fantasy Draftathlon, Event 6: TV Characters
By FantasyPros Staff on May, 13th 2020

The Fantasy Draftathlon returns this week – and the only drama remaining might be just how big a lead Mike Tagliere can build over the second half of the competition. Tags enters the back stretch with a six-point advantage over … read more »

Best and Worst Draft Positions (Fantasy Baseball)
By FantasyPros Staff on May, 12th 2020

One of fantasy sports’ most well-known principles is that there is an inherent advantage to picking early in the first round because the perceived drop-off from the beginning to the end of the round is the largest. This is usually … read more »

Player Debates: DJ LeMahieu, Marcell Ozuna, Eugenio Suarez, Marcus Semien, Ramon Laureano
By Michael Waterloo on May, 11th 2020

Beyond our fantasy baseball content, be sure to check out our award-winning slate of Fantasy Baseball Tools as you prepare for your draft this season. From our free mock Draft Simulator – which allows you to mock draft against realistic opponents – to our Draft … read more »

2020 NFL Schedule Winners & Losers (Fantasy Football)
By FantasyPros Staff on May, 8th 2020

The NFL schedule for the 2020 season was released on Thursday night. Like usual, some teams are slated to have an easier campaign than others, particularly those in difficult divisions. While it’s not wise to put too much stock in … read more »