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Finding Value in OBP Leagues (Fantasy Baseball)
By Carmen Maiorano on March, 21st 2018

Drafts are in full swing, and there have been countless articles on sleepers for the various categories used in fantasy baseball, such as runs and RBI. However, while many secondary stats have been developed to predict a player’s future performance, … read more »

2018 NFL Draft Big Board: Top 100 Prospects (Mid-March Update)
By Mike Tagliere on March, 19th 2018

The focus of the NFL right now is on free agency, but soon it’ll shift back over to the NFL Draft that is taking place at the end of April. We’ve been mighty busy getting you content on free agency, … read more »

Bobby Sylvester’s Post-Free Agency Football Rankings
By Bobby Sylvester on March, 16th 2018

Free agency is not quite over yet, but nearly all of the fantasy relevant players have signed which gives us a much clearer picture of what we will be looking at this fall when fantasy drafts take place. As you … read more »

2018 First Basemen Tiers (Fantasy Baseball)
By Andrew Seifter on

First base is loaded again this year with big-time sluggers. Any of the top-11 at the position could conceivably end up as top-20 hitters overall, and there’s no shortage of options available later in drafts to fill your corner infield … read more »

Bobby Sylvester’s Relief Pitcher Rankings
By Bobby Sylvester on March, 15th 2018

Each and every season you can rely¬†on closers getting over-drafted, yet somehow in 2018, the fantasy baseball world has jumped the shark. Kenley Jansen is going in the third round while Craig Kimbrel and Aroldis Chapman are going shortly thereafter. … read more »

Underranked Players to Target in ESPN Drafts (Fantasy Baseball)
By Josh Shepardson on

You don’t have to look too deep in ESPN’s ADP before identifying a bargain. In fact, there’s one within the first 10 players. I cautioned against inflating a player’s ADP too much due to positional scarcity in the¬†Overranked Players to … read more »

Overranked Players to Avoid in ESPN Drafts (Fantasy Baseball)
By Josh Shepardson on March, 14th 2018

Hitting on a sleeper or breakout is exciting. Avoiding drafting an underperformer is less heralded and exciting, but it’s at least equally important to winning a league. The following players are likely to disappoint gamers in ESPN leagues at season’s … read more »

Consensus Rankings vs. ADP (Fantasy Baseball)
By Dan Harris on

When you’re preparing for your fantasy baseball draft, there are plenty of tools that can help you navigate the waters. But two of the most critical are the Expert Consensus Rankings (ECR), which tell you how the fantasy expert community … read more »

Analyzing Dynasty Rookie ADP Data (Fantasy Football)
By Mike Tagliere on March, 12th 2018

Just because it’s March doesn’t mean that we don’t have to pay attention to fantasy football. Sure, the NFL Draft and free agency are center stage, but what happens when all the dust settles? You’re left with rookie drafts for … read more »

2018 Fantasy Baseball Shortstop Rankings
By Bobby Sylvester on March, 9th 2018

The shortstop position is deeper this season than we have grown accustomed to seeing in fantasy baseball. So long as you don’t wait until 20 shortstops are off the board, you can still feel safe about whichever falls to you … read more »