With the first game of the 2013 NFL season just over a week away, fantasy draft season has hit the home stretch.
That isn't to say there isn't still a ways to go. Thousands of leagues will be holding their drafts over the next several days, and the folks at SiriusXM Fantasy Sports Radio have gone so far as to designate Saturday, Aug. 31 as "National Fantasy Football Draft Day."
If you're one of the many fantasy owners busily making final preparations for their fantasy draft, then this article is for you.
This is a clear, easy-to-follow draft blueprint. There aren't any guarantees that by following this your fantasy squad will go undefeated, but by implementing the strategies outlined here, you can pick a team that will be in the thick of the championship hunt.