Strange Things: The Best (And Worst) Values in Early Redraft Mocks
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There are some things that people do that make the rest of us look on and ask, “why would you do that?” Like putting milk into the cup before the tea, or listening to a One Direction album without earmuffs. But there is an affliction that affects a small subset of humanity that, for some, beggars belief. I speak, of course, of people who mock draft in January and February. While the activity may, on the face of it, seem a bit pointless given how much change is likely to occur between now and the start of the 2017, it does allow us a fascinating glimpse into how fantasy players are feeling towards certain players. With this in mind, I took a look at the average draft position of players taken in drafts between January 8th and February 7th. There were certainly some interesting things to see.1