Fantasy football has crossed the midseason point and is now racing down the stretch toward the playoffs. Trade deadlines are coming; soon fantasy owners’ only potential de facto trade partner will be the waiver wire.
End-of-season schedules should be considered in add/drop and trading decisions. It’s important not to over-value them—trading Adrian Peterson straight up for Willis McGahee is not advisable just because Peterson plays the Chicago Bears twice and McGahee draws the Kansas City Chiefs and Oakland Raiders.
Peterson’s more consistent than McGahee. Furthermore, he’s matchup-proof.
The dude’s simply a beast.
In no particular order—because every fantasy owner’s specific priorities are different—here are 25 things that every fantasy owner should know.