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Fantasy Football Dynasty 101: Rookie Draft and Player Development, by Alex McCarthy

By Alex McCarthy
Alex McCarthy So you’ve finished your startup draft (hopefully with the aid of my Ten Draft Commandments- Now your leaguemates are telling you that it’s time for another draft, this t Full Story

Fantasy Football Fake News: RBs and the Myth of the Athletic Glass Ceiling Diehards

By Alex McCarthy
Alex McCarthy The media, as we all know, is overrun with fake news. It’s a huge problem- HUGE. This being the case, why should our sports media (or more specifically, our fantasy football media) be any different? The answer, of course, is that it’s not. Sports media is as susceptible as any other sort to grou Full Story

Gridiron Scholar 2017 Mock Draft fantasy football

By John Laub
John Laub     The Gridiron Scholar Mock Draft April 7, 2017         S Jamal Adams, Cincinnati Bengals #9   Pick Team Player College (Pos.) 1 Browns Myles Full Story

2017 Dynasty Rookie Mock Draft, fantasy football

By John Laub
John Laub 2017 Dynasty Rookie Mock Draft     I gathered eleven Dynasty Fantasy Football Diehards to partake in a Rookie Mock Draft. All 36 selections are provided to survey in order to get a jumpstart on the competition in upcoming Dynasty leagues.   The Dynasty Football Diehards Panel: Benjamin Full Story

Fantasy Football Dynasty 101: Transitioning from Redraft to the One True Format, Dynasty fantasy football keepers

By Alex McCarthy
Alex McCarthy If you’re reading this, you’re not completely new to fantasy football. You’ve played the classic, traditional format also known as redraft, and you enjoyed it enough that you’ve decided to try out a more complex, involved, and (in my opinion) infinitely more entertaining format- dynasty. You’ve al Full Story

First Down: 2017 College Fantasy Football Expert Rankings Part II, cfb

By John Laub
John Laub             First Down               2017 College Fantasy Football                          Expert Rankings Part II               QB Sam Darnold, USC Trojans     Bainbridge Laub Nystrom Full Story

First Down: 2017 College Fantasy Football Expert Rankings CFB by John Laub

By John Laub
John Laub              First Down                     2017 College Fantasy Football                         Expert Rankings       Can’t get enough college football? Me neither…luckily on campuses across the nation, it is nearly kickoff for spring practices and inter-squad games and I am already looki Full Story

2017 Under-the-Rader Prospects fantasy football

By John Laub
John Laub                       2017 NFL Draft:                    Under-the-Radar Prospects        The annual allocation of college talent takes place in late April, and NFL general managers, scouts and coaches are examining the prospects.    Despite the enormous scrutiny and analysis, players are Full Story

Early MFL10 Observations ADP fantasy football

By Jen Ryan
Jen Ryan February 27, 2017 was the day the itch was scratched for people like me. The fine folks over at My Fantasy League kicked the doors open to their MFL10 lobby, and I got busy right away. If you are unfamiliar with MFL10’s and the best ball format, you can read the primer I wrote on them here: There Full Story

2017 NFL WR Prospects Part II college fantasy football

By John Laub
John Laub               2017 Wide Receiver Prospects                               Part II            7. Malachi Dupre, LSU An elite athlete with outstanding ball skills, who toiled in a run-oriented offense with subpar quarterback play. Limited opportunities and production on campus: Led Tigers in re Full Story

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