Preparing for your upcoming fantasy football draft can be fun but it can also be very confusing. There are a lot of people giving you advice and some of it may be conflicting. I tend to listen to a lot of people and then use my wisdom to filter and process the information. At the end of the day, you want to pick players that you feel good about. Most of the time, there are enough players (even in the later rounds) that you will like and feel comfortable with.
Last year, I won my fantasy league despite drafting last, trading away Ezekiel Elliott and having Tyrod Taylor as my top quarterback. Those are some huge obstacles to overcome but I did it to win another season-long league. Here are 11 tips that might help with your draft-day preparation as you seek to gain an edge on your competition.
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Al Zeidenfeld (“Al_Smizzle”) is one of the top DFS guys and plays at the nose-bleed stakes. I trust him as much as any expert out there and it is not just because he was a former college basketball coach. When Zeidenfeld has a take, it is usually backed up with solid logic that seems to produce winners more often than not. If you are not familiar with him, Rotogrinders did a good interview with him last year and you can find it clicking here. In 2016, he won the Draftkings Milly Maker during Week 2. I highly suggest following him on one (or all) of the following platforms . . . Continue reading “Fantasy Star to Follow: Al Zeidenfeld”
The 2017 NFL season is still a couple of weeks away but if you are like most fantasy players, you are really starting to fine-tune your thoughts on the season. You may have had your season-long draft already. If not, you will be having it soon. Maybe you are getting ready for Week 1 of the DFS slates on FanDuel and Draftkings. Regardless, it is important to know what the experts think when it comes to various players. Below are the ranking links of some of the top fantasy experts around. They are worth a look before you draft your team or complete your roster.
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When it comes to providing information and breaking down the upcoming NFL games, there are few better than Evan Silva. Each week, he does a game-by-game breakdown for Rotoworld. He will provide some predictions and give some advice but he typically sticks to facts and trends. This allows the reader to decide for themselves which action to take on which player. Silva is generally respected by most of the top fantasy players … whether they are season-long or DFS players.
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There are two NBA Playoff games on FanDuel’s main slate. Washington is favored by 5.5 at home against Boston with a 218.5 game total. In the other game, Utah is a huge underdog as they travel to Golden State for Game 2. The Warriors are favored by 12.5 with a projected total of 204.5.
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