Young WRs
17 Aug 2017

The Perfect Draft Includes David Johnson and 4 Undervalued WRs


You know the feeling you have after the perfect fantasy draft? The one where your draft slot allowed you to grab a personal favorite in Round 1 and then back it up with your favorite strategic approach? It’s the reason fantasy football is so much fun and the reason drafting

dez bryant
16 Aug 2017

How Many Fantasy Producers Can Each Offense Support? NFC East


Here’s part two of an eight-part series going division by division to answer the question of how many fantasy producers each offense can support.

16 Aug 2017

How Many Fantasy Producers Can Each Offense Support? AFC East


What if we looked at historical production in each offense from a position/role agnostic viewpoint, and simply asked: how many fantasy-viable players can it support?

15 Aug 2017

Forecasting for 2017: 3 Ways To Attack Drafts


I’ve been writing about forecasting a lot lately, but I haven’t spent a great deal of time discussing specific ways I think you can use the macro trends to your advantage in 2017 drafts. Let’s do that.

TY Hilton
10 Aug 2017

What’s the Best Way to Apply Predictive Analytics to Fantasy Football?


One of the most exciting trends in fantasy football is the continued advancement of predictive analytics.

07 Aug 2017

Draft This Ignored Zero RB Sleeper


One of the keys to pulling off a fantasy football draft strategy like Zero RB is grabbing a stable of backs with upside late in your draft.

draftkings value plays
05 Aug 2017

Do Coaching Trends Dictate How Much Volume RBs, WRs, and TEs Receive?


Last week I started the process of reviewing the FF Accounting Series from last summer, where I examined coaching trends for all 32 teams and made naive projections for 2016 based on a weighted average of those trends. Let’s finish that review by analyzing 2016 target and rush attempt splits.

03 Aug 2017

Buy This Discount Hunter Henry For Half the Price


Cort Smith has been doing an awesome series asking why drafters are buying some of the most over-hyped players in fantasy when reasonable alternatives sit there for the plucking rounds later. Well, Hunter Henry’s one of them, and there’s a better alternative who costs half the price.

02 Aug 2017

2017 Will Not Look Like 2016 – Or Anything We’ve Seen Before


Did you know that for four consecutive years, NFL teams have averaged the fewest rush attempts in league history? How about that for four consecutive years, the league-wide completion percentage has been higher than ever before? Or that NFL teams run plays out of the shotgun formation

28 Jul 2017

Reviewing the 2016 FF Accounting Series: Are Coaching Tendencies Predictive?


In fantasy football, we often cite prior coaching trends when projecting the future. But how accurate is the assumption that past coaching trends predict future coaching trends?