07 Mar 2017

4 Ways Fantasy Football is Just Like Investing


Outside of fantasy football, my main hobby is investing. It feels like I spend an equally absurd amount of time reading about that subject as I do fantasy football. Then again, it’s hard to say for sure because it’s easy to lose track of which subject I’m actually reading about

06 Mar 2017

3 More Ways Fantasy Football is Just Like Investing


In my last article, I discussed four ways in which fantasy football is just like investing. We left off by talking about the curious fact that, in general, as more people start to realize that a particular trade is a good idea, the less it actually is a good idea. That happens

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30 Jan 2017

What is the Best Draft Strategy for My Mental Health?


While I had a great many things to be thankful for this holiday season, luck from the fantasy gods did not feel like one of them. It was a deeply frustrating season that was terrible for my mental health, as my dreams of the fantasy playoffs were dashed for the majority

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18 Jul 2016

Easy Ways to Exploit the Youth Premium in Dynasty


To a new dynasty player, the most glaring difference from redraft is probably the enormous premium put on youth. The corresponding discount available on old players is so stark that you could skip the first three rounds of a startup draft and probably still put together a respectable redraft team.

16 Jun 2016

4 Reasons I’d Rather Own Thomas Rawls Than C.J. Prosise


I was very excited about C.J. Prosise going into the NFL draft. Like many RotoViz readers, his name was in bold on my spreadsheets. Dreams of grabbing a little-known running back who would go on to fantasy stardom were dancing in my head. I was even more excited when my