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What Will New England Look Like with Cam Newton

By Kyle Dvorchak
Kyle Dvorchak The New England Patriots have finally made the move to bring in Cam Newton after numerous checks on his health and meetings with the team. NFL Networks Ian Rapoport has reported that his contract is worth up to $7.5 million. Thats a hefty sum more than some of the other leftovers signed this offseas Full Story

3 late Round Tight Ends You Can’t Afford to Pass On

By Kyle Dvorchak
Kyle Dvorchak Waiting until late in the draft to select a tight end has become commonplace for many fantasy drafters and the strategy is largely viable because of the hit-rate of these players. The best tight end performances typically come from the very top-end players being drafted at the position but after tha Full Story

4 Players to Fill the End of Your Deepest Rosters

By Kyle Dvorchak
Kyle Dvorchak Drafting Christian McCaffrey was the quickest way to build an insurmountable lead of your competitors last year. Everyone wants to be the hero that nails the first round mega-breakout but if you didnt have a top-three pick in 2019, it was impossible to do that. The 2020 season looks eerily similar w Full Story

3 Handcuffs to Win Your Draft

By Kyle Dvorchak
Kyle Dvorchak Handcuffing a running back is typically done to lower a fantasy teams floor by ensuring that, if the starting back goes down, you arent stuck without an elite asset until that back returns. Instead, you end up with a lite version of your star back in the form of their backup. This strategy is really Full Story

Do Teams Give Impending Free Agent Backs More Touches

By Kyle Dvorchak
Kyle Dvorchak Free agency is one of the few times NFL teams do nothing but tell us what they think of their own players and a handful of players available in the market. In press conferences and statements, coaches can praise a players route-running improvements, laud someones expanded role, and even espouse thei Full Story

2020 Best Ball Team Building

By John Laub
John Laub 2020 Best Ball Roster Construction     With a heavy heart, I sit down and begin writing. Last week, I took three days away from fantasy football analysis to reflect on the peaceful protests demanding an end to police brutality and equal rights for African Full Story

Fantasy Football Strength of Schedule and Bye Week Trends

By Kyle Dvorchak
Kyle Dvorchak Bye Weeks The bye week is largely a nuisance to fantasy gamers and rarely a piece of information that gets incorporated into serious strategies. Every player has a bye week and the difference between a Week 7 bye and a Week 11 bye is essentially personal performance based on each owner's desire to Full Story

All-Time Fantasy Football Draft part II

By John Laub
John Laub All-Time Fantasy Football Draft part II       Super Bowl era (1966-2017)         1. Breakdown your draft strategy and team roster (part II).   “I'm a RB guy at heart. I stuck to that philosophy with Full Story

All-Time Fantasy Football Draft Pt 1

By John Laub
John Laub All-Time Fantasy Football Draft       Super Bowl era (1966-2017)       Whenever I can combine history and football into a project, I am a happy man. Fantasy football provides a wonderful opportunity to enjoy both passions and makes m Full Story

New England Must Sacrifice Jarret Stidham for the Greater Good

By Kyle Dvorchak
Kyle Dvorchak The fans of New England and their management as an organization are no strangers to sacrifice. While with New England, Tom Brady regularly took pay cuts to give his additional team cap space. As a team, they gave up three Super Bowls to keep fans engaged by appearing beatable. Bill Belichick sacri Full Story

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