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Swapping Surplus for Deficit (Fantasy Football)
By Zachary Hanshew on August, 29th 2019

It seems to happen every year. You draft particularly well at one position and end up with a surplus of talent with a limited number of roster spots. With more quality starters on your team than available slots, you’ll be … read more »

Lesson in Value: Selling High & Buying Low (Fantasy Football)
By Zachary Hanshew on August, 28th 2019

Trading is an art form in the fantasy football world, and understanding how to buy low and sell high is crucial to making great deals. By unloading players with unsustainable production or acquiring diamonds in the rough, you can effectively … read more »

Cutting Bait on Early Underperformers (Fantasy Football)
By Zachary Hanshew on August, 26th 2019

Your fantasy draft is in the books, and you’ve crafted a winning roster full of high-scoring studs that’s sure to lead you to the promised land. Fast forward. It’s two weeks in, and your second-round gem has lost his luster … read more »

Managing Early-Season FAAB Budget (Fantasy Football)
By Zachary Hanshew on August, 23rd 2019

Beyond our fantasy football content, be sure to check out our award-winning slate of Fantasy Football 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 »

How to Manage Early-Season Injury Problems (Fantasy Football)
By Zachary Hanshew on August, 21st 2019

Injuries in fantasy football are the worst. Plain and simple. They force your best players to miss time and they often require you to get creative with lineup construction. Early-season injuries can be especially brutal, as a slow start to … read more »

Early Pick Draft Slot Strategy (Fantasy Football)
By John Ferguson on August, 5th 2019

The early draft slot is one of the most coveted positions out there in fantasy football. You get a guaranteed shot at landing a consensus top-four draft pick that can be considered a potential league winner. How often though have … read more »

Late Pick Draft Slot Strategy (Fantasy Football)
By John Ferguson on August, 1st 2019

The late draft slot has always been one of my personal favorites in snake drafts. The idea of getting two players who could both potentially return first-round draft value has just seemed like an advantage over an early slot who … read more »

Middle Pick Draft Slot Strategy (Fantasy Football)
By John Ferguson on July, 24th 2019

The first-round draft spots in the middle of the first round have long been one of my least favorites to wind up with every year. I have actually had some solid success with this spot in the past though, so … read more »

A Guide to Orchestrating Early-Season Trades (Fantasy Football)
By Zachary Hanshew on July, 23rd 2019

There is nothing more exciting than pulling off a trade in fantasy football. Making the right trade at any point in the season can be highly beneficial to your team, but making a trade early on can be a little … read more »

Fantasy Football Auction Budgeting Strategies
By Bobby Sylvester on July, 17th 2019

Beyond our fantasy football content, be sure to check out our award-winning slate of Fantasy Football 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 »