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The most recent articles from RotoWire's fantasy football writers.
Payne's Perspective: Talking NFL Draft
Kevin Payne and Mario Puig hash it out over the NFL Draft and whether Buffalo is a good landing spot for quarterback Bryce Petty.
NFL Draft: Play The Draft
RotoWire's Mario Puig shares his first experience playing PlayTheDraft's new NFL Draft fantasy contest.
NFL Draft: Two-Round Post-FA Mock
Free agency and a number of trades have drastically rearranged the draft needs of many teams, but Tevin Coleman should still be in demand in the second round.
Rookie Dynasty Rankings: Quarterbacks
Mario Puig isn't big on this year's quarterback class, but there are some gems, like Jameis Winston, who could anchor a dynasty team.
NFL Offseason Moves - Part 3
Chris Liss looks at some of the NFL's recent moves, including Reggie Bush's move to the 49ers.
Payne's Perspective: Analyzing the Big Moves
Kevin Payne breaks down the recent wheeling and dealing in the NFL, including the blockbuster trade of Jimmy Graham to the Seahawks.
NFL Offseason Moves - Part 2
Chris Liss gives his take on the recent signings including DeMarco Murray and Ryan Mathews.
NFL's Biggest Offseason Moves So Far
Marshawn Lynch's Return to the Seahawks tops the list.
Payne's Perspective: LeSean Moves On
Kevin Payne sizes up the new AFC East after a bevy of moves in the division and looks ahead to what's in store in free agency.
NFL Draft: Top 30 Rookies
Even with a November ACL tear, Georgia running back and potential first-round pick Todd Gurley is the top dynasty target in rookie drafts.
NFL Draft: Post-Combine Mock
With a solid showing at the Combine, Louisville's DeVante Parker has locked up a spot in the first 20 picks.
NFL Draft: Pre-Combine Mock
Todd Gurley is recovering from a November ACL tear, but he still belongs in the first round.
Looking Ahead To 2015 & Beyond: Examining Deep-League Keepers
The NFL season might have just ended, but Jacob Letarski is already looking ahead to 2015 with a list of keeper candidates, including Teddy Bridgewater.
Payne's Perspective: Super Bowl Props
Will Bill Belichick smile? Will Marshawn Lynch grab his crotch? Will Tom Brady throw a pick? Kevin Payne lays down some prop bets for Super Bowl Sunday.
Staff Picks: Backing the Pats
Four of five writers like Tom Brady and the Patriots to win their fourth Super Bowl.
Game Capsules: Breaking Down Super Bowl XLIX
The New England Patriots face the Seattle Seahawks in Super XLIX. Who has the edge?
Beating the Book: Chris Liss Handicaps the Super Bowl - With Video
Chris Liss is backing the Patriots in Super Bowl XLIX.
Weekly Rankings: Conference Championships Value Meter
Rob Gronkowski leads the way at the Flex Spot this week.
Game Capsules: Breaking Down the Conference Championships
Tom Brady and the Patriots look to get back to the Super Bowl, and the only thing standing in the way is Andrew Luck and the Colts in the AFC championship game.
Beating the Book: Chris Liss Handicaps Conference Title Games
Backing Tom Brady and the Patriots
Staff Picks: Backing the Patriots
Four of five writers like Rob Gronkowski and the Pats as their best bets.
Game Capsules: Breaking Down the Divisional Playoffs
Peyton Manning leads the Broncos against his former team and Andrew Luck for a bid to the AFC championhip game.
Staff Picks: Cowboys and Colts
Four of five writers back the Sunday dogs.
Weekly Rankings: Divisional Round Value Meter
Tom Brady and the Patriots get the Divisional Round started on Saturday. Where does he rank this week?
Beating the Book: Chris Liss Handicaps the Divisional Round
Backing the Ravens
King for a Day: Super Bowl Edition
Pay big for Gronk or go with a cheaper option? That's the big decision in daily leagues featuring the Super Bowl.
DraftKings Fantasy Football: Conference Championship Picks
Aaron Rodgers faces the Legion of Boom in the NFC championship, but does that make him a good daily play?
King for a Day: Conference Championship Values
RotoWire's Jerry Donabedian runs through his picks for DraftKings slate of conference championship contests.
FanDuel Fantasy Football: Divisional Round Cheat Sheet
RotoWire's Ben Slocum breaks down the divisional matchups for FanDuel and highlights his top picks for each game.
Four-Down Duel: Divisional Playoff Picks
Julian Edelman is back to being the target monster he was earlier this season and makes for a good play this weekend against the Ravens in the divisional playoffs.
King for a Day: Divisional Round Values
RotoWire's Jerry Donabedian runs through his picks for DraftKings slate of divisional round contests.
FantasyDraft Football: Divisional Round Picks
RotoWire's Josh Collacchi is rolling out a Tom Brady-Rob Gronkowski stack on FantasyDraft for divisional round contents.
Daily Fantasy Football 101: FantasyScore's Wild Card Contests
RotoWire's Jerry Donabedian recommends a Matthew Stafford-Calvin Johnson pairing on FantasyScore for Wild Card weekend.
Draftster NFL: First-Round Playoff Rankings
DeMarco Murray faces a tough matchup against the Lions' run defense, but he has proven matchup-proof time and again this season.
Four-Down Duel: Wild-Card Playoff Picks
Antonio Brown has come up big all season, and there's no reason to jump off the train now, even with a high pricetag.
King for a Day: Wild Card Weekend
With Le'Veon Bell (knee) likely out, the Pittsburgh passing attack could be in for a big game against the Ravens on Saturday.
FanDuel Fantasy Football: Contest Types and Payouts
RotoWire's Ben Sloccum breaks down the different types of fantasy football contests available on FanDuel.
FantasyDraft Football: Wild Card Picks
RotoWire's Josh Collacchi recommends targeting Big Ben against a weak Ravens' secondary in FantasyDraft's Wild Card weekend contests.
Four-Down Duel: Week 17 Picks
Ben Roethlisberger has a good matchup, and with a division title on the line, he won't be benched.
Draftster NFL: Week 17 Rankings
The Falcons connection of Matt Ryan and Julio Jones make for a solid stack on Draftster against a weak Panthers' pass defense.
King for a Day: Week 17 Values
RotoWire's Jerry Donabedian expects Cam Newton to make some noise on the ground against a weak Atlanta defense this weekend.
FanDuel Fantasy Football: The Impact of Playoff Implications
RotoWire's Ben Slocum runs through each Week 17 matchup to identify the games with playoff implications to consider when setting your FanDuel lineups.
FantasyDraft Football: Week 17 Picks
RotoWire's Josh Collacchi runs through his FantasyDraft picks for Week 17, including Steelers running back Le'Veon Bell.
FanDuel Fantasy Football: Breaking Down the Games
RotoWire's Ben Sloccum runs through each game for FanDuel's Week 16 slate of contests.
Draftster NFL: Week 16 Rankings
Eli Manning doesn't have a great matchup this week against the Rams, but it won't take much for him to outproduce his low draft price.
Four-Down Duel: Week 16 Picks
Rob Gronkowski's floor against the Jets this week makes paying his high price an easy choice.
King for a Day: Week 16 DraftKings Picks
RotoWire's Jerry Donabedian runs through his Week 16 picks for DraftKings, including Colts quarterback Andrew Luck.
FantasyDraft Football: Week 16 Picks
RotoWire's Josh Collacchi runs through his FantasyDraft value picks for Week 16, including Detroit's Matt Stafford, who faces a weak Bears defense.
FanDuel Fantasy Football: Utilizing Vegas Lines
RotoWire's Ben Slocum explores ways to utilize Vegas lines when selecting your FanDuel fantasy football lineup.
Four-Down Duel: Week 15 Picks
Playing a bad Falcons defense is reason enough to pay up for Le'Veon Bell this week despite his top price.
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