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Kelly Kirby

Kelly Kirby

NFL, NBA, MLB Correspondent

Bio

Kelly began playing fantasy sports in 2002, immediately won a league with a team anchored by Adam Dunn, and has been hooked ever since. She grew up in Iowa and somehow became a Cubs/Vikings/Timberwolves/Oilers fan, and now enjoys a variety of roles at FantasyPros. For more of her work, check out www.wonkypenguin.com.


Articles From Kelly
Kelly Kirby’s Fantasy Baseball Draft Rankings & Advice (2023) photo

The 2023 fantasy baseball season will be here before we know it. That means it’s time for you to prepare for your fantasy baseball drafts. Beyond our draft prep articles and mock draft simulator, we will have you covered with … read more »

by Kelly Kirby in Fantasy5 days ago
Saves + Holds Leagues Primer (2023 Fantasy Baseball) PREMIUM photo

In a traditional 5×5 fantasy baseball league, the hardest category to predict may be Wins, but the hardest category to draft accurately is Saves. Typically, closers come in three or four tiers, with Tier 1 being the group that has … read more »

by Kelly Kirby in Fantasy6 days ago
Will Tony Pollard Play in Week 17? (2022 Fantasy Football) photo

Tony Pollard has had a solid fantasy season in 2022 but has not produced at his typical level the past two weeks. He faces the Titans in Week 17, and they boast the second-rated rush defense (by DVOA) in the … read more »

by Kelly Kirby in FantasyWed, Dec 28
Will Derrick Henry Play in Week 17? (2022 Fantasy Football) photo

Derrick Henry is the No. 3 overall RB in 2022 and has three consecutive RB1 finishes, the latest a 126-yard, one-TD performance against the Texans. He has a much more challenging opponent in Week 17 when the Titans host the … read more »

by Kelly Kirby in FantasyWed, Dec 28
Will Brock Purdy Play in Week 15? (2022 Fantasy Football) photo

Brock Purdy arrived on the scene in Week 14 and became Mr. Suddenly Relevant in fantasy circles. He threw two touchdowns, going 16 for 21 with 185 yards and rushing for a TD himself in San Francisco’s 35-7 drubbing of … read more »

by Kelly Kirby in FantasyThu, Dec 15
Will Diontae Johnson Play in Week 14? (2022 Fantasy Football) photo

Diontae Johnson has yet to find the end zone in 2022, something undoubtedly frustrating for fantasy managers who drafted him in the fourth round in preseason. He has been dealing with a hip injury in the week leading up to … read more »

by Kelly Kirby in FantasySat, Dec 10
Will Jakobi Meyers Play in Week 14? (2022 Fantasy Football) photo

Jakobi Meyers exited Week 13’s game with a concussion, which caused him to miss practice sessions all week. If fantasy managers have learned nothing else from this season, it is that the enhanced concussion protocol is wreaking havoc on player … read more »

by Kelly Kirby in FantasySat, Dec 10
Will Najee Harris Play in Week 14? (2022 Fantasy Football) photo

Najee Harris has had a disappointing year overall for fantasy managers who took him with a Round 1 pick. After finishing as the overall RB3 in Week 11, the second-year back has had two weeks outside the Top 24 in … read more »

by Kelly Kirby in FantasySat, Dec 10
Latest News From Kelly
Travon Walker (ankle) officially active in Week 17 photo
Travon Walker is officially active for Jacksonville's game against Houston in Week 17.
4 wks ago
Dante Pettis (ankle) officially active in Week 17 photo
Dante Pettis is officially active for Chicago's game in Detroit in Week 17.
4 wks ago
Chase Claypool (knee) officially active in Week 17 photo
Chase Claypool is officially active for Chicago's game against Detroit in Week 17.
4 wks ago
Jerry Jeudy (ankle) officially active in Week 17 photo
Jerry Jeudy is officially active for Denver's Week 17 game at Kansas City.
4 wks ago
Jalen Hurts (shoulder) officially inactive in Week 17 photo
Jalen Hurts is officially inactive for Philadelphia's game against New Orleans in Week 17.
4 wks ago
Marshon Lattimore (abdomen) officially active in Week 17 photo
Marshon Lattimore is active for the Saints' game on the road against the Eagles.
4 wks ago
Hunter Henry (knee) officially active in Week 17 photo
Hunter Henry is officially active in Week 17 after dealing with a knee injury during the week.
4 wks ago
Christian Watson (hip) officially out for rest of Week 16 photo
Christian Watson has officially been ruled out of Green Bay's matchup against Miami in Week 16.
Christian Watson (hip) questionable to return in Week 16 photo
Christian Watson is questionable to return to Green Bay's Week 16 matchup due to a hip injury.
Vikings D/ST does just enough to win in Week 16 photo
Vikings D/ST did just enough (again) to win a tight 27-24 game against the Giants in Week 16.
Sat, Dec 24