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How to be the Consummate Trade Partner (Fantasy Football)
By Zachary Hanshew on February, 14th 2020

Trades. They’re one of the best (if not the best) aspects of our beloved fantasy football. What could be better than negotiating, executing, and evaluating the perfect deal? Other than winning your league, of course. As with most good things … read more »

5 Mistakes Managers Make with In-Season Trades (Fantasy Football)
By Zachary Hanshew on February, 13th 2020

A good draft and solid waiver wire pickups are not always enough to dominate your fantasy football league. Often, you’ll need to make in-season trades to upgrade your roster and help your team take the next step forward in earning … read more »

Dynasty Orphan Takeover Strategy (Fantasy Football)
By Raju Byfield on February, 11th 2020

Dynasty leagues continue to explode in popularity. They have surpassed simple keeper leagues in participation and are the most engaging form of year round fantasy football. However, finding a good dynasty league with active league members and a fair commissioner … read more »

Starting Your Own Fantasy Football League
By Sheldon Curtis on February, 10th 2020

If you’ve ever dreamed of running an NFL franchise, I have some good news and some bad news. The bad news is you probably have a better chance of walking on the moon, but the good news is that being … read more »

How to Prepare for Your Dynasty League Rookie Draft (Fantasy Football)
By Raju Byfield on February, 8th 2020

One of the most entertaining, engaging, and anticipated parts of any dynasty league is the rookie draft. However, preparing for your dynasty league rookie drafts can be a difficult and sometimes bewildering process. With that in mind, we have laid … read more »

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 »