The 2017 NFL season is finally here! The link for our week 1 rankings is below. These were done early in the week and no decision had yet to be made about the Tampa Bay-Miami game as a result of the expected issues with Hurricane Irma. These are the same rankings that we are using in our own lineup decision-making process. We included FantasyPros rankings in our rankings so that you have a comparison with one of the best-ranking systems out there. These are full-PPR rankings and can be used in all formats, though some players will obviously be slightly better suited in different formats. As usual, these rankings are not guaranteed because football results are not guaranteed. Have fun with your lineups and good luck this week.
If you play fantasy football and don’t know who Adam Levitan is then you are missing out on both some entertainment value and a bunch of fantasy goodness. He is mostly known as a cash game DFS player, but his insights can help season-long guys win their league.
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.
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.