1. 2014 Fantasy Football Draft Strategy: Tips to Keep in Mind When Selecting Team

    The only way to earn bragging rights (or whatever else you are playing for) in fantasy football is with a successful draft day. After all, you aren’t winning that mythical trophy without the right players on your roster...

    Scott Polacek Written by Scott Polacek about 6 days ago 15,343 reads 0 comments

  2. Fantasy Football 2014: How Searching for Sleepers Affects Mock-Draft Strategy

    No word is used more in my life during the month of August than "sleepers." I literally think about sleepers in my sleep. Anybody else who writes about fantasy or is obsessed with it will tell you that they do the same...

    Timothy Rapp Written by Timothy Rapp about 6 days ago 15,062 reads 20 comments

  3. 2014 Fantasy Football Draft Guide: Eric Mack's IDP Blueprint

    Before we dig deep into the tangled web of individual defensive players (IDPs), we have to make an admission here: While interesting in theory, IDP leagues are unrefined...

    Eric Mack Written by Eric Mack about 6 days ago 15,677 reads 3 comments

  4. Stevan Ridley's Not Yet Worth Taking as Backup Running Back in Fantasy Leagues

    Stevan Ridley 's fantasy value remains a riddle, thus clouding where he should be targeted in your upcoming draft(s)...

    Joseph Zucker Written by Joseph Zucker about 6 days ago 11,282 reads 9 comments

  5. Matt Forte Worth a Top-Five Pick in 2014 NFL Fantasy Football Leagues

    Name the first NFL running back that comes to mind. Go ahead, I’ll wait. Chances are, you thought of Adrian Peterson , Jamaal Charles , LeSean McCoy or even the running back on your favorite team...

    Scott Polacek Written by Scott Polacek about 6 days ago 4,071 reads 3 comments

  6. Golden Tate Will Shine as No. 2 Fantasy Wide Receiver in Detroit Lions Offense

    Golden Tate was the leading receiver on the most recent Super Bowl champions. However, the Seattle Seahawks didn't pay out for Tate this offseason, so he went to the Detroit Lions as a free agent...

    Matt Fitzgerald Written by Matt Fitzgerald about 6 days ago 12,898 reads 41 comments

  7. Robert Griffin III Is the Ultimate Boom-or-Bust Fantasy Football Player in 2014

    Robert Griffin III will not be on any of my fantasy football teams in 2014. But that's mostly because I'm a sweaty-palmed, risk-averse wimp...

    Tyler Conway Written by Tyler Conway about 6 days ago 5,818 reads 15 comments

  8. Ben Tate Will Become Breakout Fantasy Star with Monster 2014 NFL Season

    Much will be made of the Cleveland Browns ' perpetually unstable quarterback situation until it's resolved and a starter is named for Week 1...

    Matt Fitzgerald Written by Matt Fitzgerald about 6 days ago 20,751 reads 8 comments

  9. Ladarius Green Will Be Top-10 Fantasy Tight End After 2014 Season

    Heading into the 2014 NFL season, fantasy owners have myriad breakout candidates to ponder at the tight end position...

    R. Cory Smith Written by R. Cory Smith about 6 days ago 2,781 reads 2 comments

  10. Russell Wilson a Sneaky Value Pick in 2014 Fantasy Football Leagues

    In fantasy circles, just hearing Russell Wilson 's name invokes yawns and droopy eyes. Few quarterbacks have enjoyed the kind of real-life success in their first two seasons ...

    Tim Keeney Written by Tim Keeney about 6 days ago 1,675 reads 0 comments

  11. Gio Bernard Will Become Top-10 Fantasy RB with Increased Role

    Giovani Bernard dazzled on the football field last season, but this is the year he truly makes an impact in fantasy football. As a rookie in 2013, the former North Carolina standout finished 18th among running backs in fantasy points...

    Rob Goldberg Written by Rob Goldberg about 6 days ago 1,865 reads 1 comments

  12. Cordarrelle Patterson Will Outplay His Fantasy Draft Stock in 2014

    When it comes to second-year wide receivers in fantasy football, perhaps none is a better choice than Minnesota's Cordarrelle Patterson ...

    Chris  Roling Written by Chris Roling about 6 days ago 12,440 reads 14 comments

  13. Jimmy Graham Not Worth 1st-Round Pick in Fantasy Drafts Despite Supreme Talent

    Here's a pretty good rule for any fantasy owner going into a draft: Don't take a tight end in the first round. While some might be tempted this season due to Jimmy Graham 's undeniable talent, don't take the bait...

    R. Cory Smith Written by R. Cory Smith about 6 days ago 4,050 reads 8 comments

  14. Fantasy Football Team Names 2014: Best Player Name Puns to Use on Draft Day

    Long before you sign up for the fantasy football draft, you spend hours agonizing over what to call your team...

    Adam Wells Written by Adam Wells about 6 days ago 21,634 reads 3 comments

  15. DeMarco Murray's 2014 Fantasy Football Outlook After Jason Garrett's Comments

    There was a time not too long ago when DeMarco Murray was a major question mark from a fantasy football standpoint. Not anymore. In usage, that is...

    Chris  Roling Written by Chris Roling about 7 days ago 3,938 reads 1 comments

  16. Andre Ellington's 2014 Fantasy Football Outlook After Bruce Arians' Comments

    Heading into the 2014 fantasy football season, one thing is for sure: This year's crop of running backs is limited...

    R. Cory Smith Written by R. Cory Smith about 7 days ago 2,363 reads 0 comments

  17. IDP Draft Strategy

    Evan Adrian Written by Evan Adrian about 7 days ago 34 reads 0 comments

  18. Big Board: Eagles' McCoy soars to top

    The Big Board takes into consideration past returns, current performance and expected future gains in determining who should be included among the top 50 fantasy football players...

    Evan Adrian Written by Evan Adrian about 7 days ago 38 reads 0 comments

  19. Fantasy Football Predictions 2014: Analyzing NFL's Top Bounce-Back Candidates

    Every fantasy owner has a blacklist of players they refuse to draft after getting burned by them one year earlier. With that said, there is no room for closed-mindedness in fantasy football...

    Mike  Chiari Written by Mike Chiari about 7 days ago 2,924 reads 0 comments

  20. Johnny Manziel's Realistic Fantasy Football Outlook for 2014

    At this point in the preseason, the question doesn't seem to be if Johnny Manziel will be the starter of the Cleveland Browns , but rather when he will take over that role...

    Timothy Rapp Written by Timothy Rapp about 7 days ago 1,390 reads 0 comments

  21. Fantasy Football 2014: Draft Strategy Tips and Keys for Building Cheat Sheet

    Fantasy football is a simple game, but mastering it is very difficult. There are so many factors that come into play over four months, ranging from waiver-wire prowess to plain luck, that even longtime players aren't guaranteed success...

    Tim Daniels Written by Tim Daniels about 7 days ago 14,859 reads 0 comments

  22. Fantasy Football 2014: 5 Mid-Round Running Backs to Target

    Every fantasy football owner knows the old RB-RB strategy is a tried and true one for the first two rounds, but some would say it's outdated at this point...

    Garrett Baker Written by Garrett Baker about 7 days ago 29,684 reads 43 comments

  23. 2014 Fantasy Football Tight End Rankings

    Here is a revised and expanded look at the 2014 Lester’s Legends tight end rankings. 1. Jimmy Graham , New Orleans Saints Graham has averaged 1,169 yards and 12 touchdowns over the past three seasons...

    Ryan Lester Written by Ryan Lester about 7 days ago 5,400 reads 6 comments

  24. Firm Estimates Fantasy Football Costs American Employers $13 Billion Per Year

    Your bathroom breaks scrape the 10-minute mark. Your phone battery bleeds out by noon. You can hardly look yourself in the eye most Monday mornings...

    Dan Carson Written by Dan Carson about 7 days ago 134,580 reads 123 comments

  25. Fantasy Football Mock Draft 2014: Round-by-Round Expert Projections

    There are still weeks to prepare for the real thing, in both the NFL and in fantasy football, but that won't stop anyone from taking the temperature of a 2014 fantasy football mock draft...

    Eric Mack Written by Eric Mack about 7 days ago 181,011 reads 139 comments