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November 20, 2017
2017 Thanksgiving Day Rankings: Fantasy Football, Pie and Beer!
Melvin Gordon and the Chargers are hoping to feast in Dallas on Thursday as they try to make their way back into the AFC playoff picture. Derek VanRiper shares his annual Thanksgiving Day Draft Kit.
November 14, 2017
Weekly Rankings: Week 11 Value Meter
Can Melvin Gordon bounce back from last week's awful showing against Jacksonville in a good-on-paper matchup against the Bills? Check out all of Jeff Erickson's Week 11 Rankings.
November 7, 2017
Weekly Rankings: Week 10 Value Meter
Robby Anderson and the Jets get to face the woeful Tampa Bay defense this week. Check out all of Jeff Erickson's Week 10 rankings.
October 27, 2017
FanDuel Fantasy Football: Week 8 Value Plays
Kevin Payne breaks down the Week 8 FanDuel slate as Joe Mixon looks set up to have a breakout game against the Colts.
October 24, 2017
Weekly Rankings: Week 8 Value Meter
Carson Wentz and the Eagles have the highest projected score line for the week. See where he ranks in Jeff Erickson's rankings.
October 17, 2017
Weekly Rankings: Week 7 Value Meter
Ezekiel Elliott beat the rap for at least the next two weeks, shuffling our rankings up with a great matchup this week. Check out all of Jeff Erickson's rankings for Week 7.
NFL Barometer: Peterson's Still Got It
Juan Carlos Blanco reviews the rising and falling fantasy stocks coming out of a chaotic Week 6, including Adrian Peterson's emphatic demonstration that he still has something left in the tank.
East Coast Offense: Buy Lowest
While players like Julio Jones and Michael Thomas aren't likely to come at significant discounts, Chris Liss offers a list of skilled targets that should be obtainable on the cheap.
October 10, 2017
Weekly Rankings: Week 6 Value Meter
In a year where wide receiver production has been sporadic at best, Michael Thomas is a blue-chip stock. He gets a home game against Detroit this week.
October 6, 2017
Matchup Edge: No Escape from LA?
For the Seahawks to get past a surging Rams squad, they may need a big game from Jimmy Graham.
October 3, 2017
Weekly Rankings: Week 5 Value Meter
Is Todd Gurley among the small circle of players who are matchup-proof? This week's matchup against the Seahawks will test him. Check out all of Jeff Erickson's Week 5 rankings.
September 26, 2017
Weekly Rankings: Week 4 Value Meter
After another disappointing week, should fantasy owners bury Terrelle Pryor? Jeff Erickson has the answer to that and more in this week's Value Meter.
East Coast Offense: Variance and Sample Size
How do we tell if the Patriots are as good as last year's team or have slipped back to the pack after three games?
September 25, 2017
DFS Football 101: Analyzing Cash-Game Contests
Michael Rathburn shows owners how to analyze cash-game contests after they are completed and what to learn from them.
September 22, 2017
FanDuel Fantasy Football: Week 3 Value Plays
Kevin Payne brings us his Week 3 FanDuel recommendations, starting things off with Redskins quarterback Kirk Cousins at home against the Raiders.
September 19, 2017
Weekly Rankings: Week 3 Value Meter
Cam Newton might be the toughest call to make this week, given his relatively poor returns so far, but he has a plus home matchup against the Saints. Check out all of Jeff Erickson's Week 3 rankings.
East Coast Offense: Year of the Rookie Running Back
Leonard Fournette is one of many rookie running backs making a big impact already, and many others could join him before long.
September 17, 2017
Week 2 Reactions: Tight End Troubles
On a day that saw a number of upper-tier tight ends fall to injury, Travis Kelce put up a big fantasy day and Antonio Gates set the all-time tight end TD record.
September 15, 2017
FanDuel Fantasy Football: Week 2 Value Plays
Kevin Payne drops his Week 2 selections for FanDuel, kicking things off with Bucs signal-caller Jameis Winston at home against the Bears.
September 14, 2017
Exploiting the Matchups: Rivers Will Flow
Luke Hoover analyzes the best plays for Week 2, including the Chargers' Philip Rivers, who faces a vulnerable Miami secondary.
September 12, 2017
Weekly Rankings: Week 2 Value Meter
The Patriots and the Saints should engage in a shootout Sunday, curing a lot of fantasy ailments in the process. Check out all of Jeff Erickson's Week 2 rankings here.
East Coast Offense: Disaster Week
No player taken in the top-two rounds by NFFC ADP had 100 yards from scrimmage and a TD this week. Only six players overall crossed that threshold, compared to 12 in 2016.
September 7, 2017
Game Capsules: Breaking Down Week 1
Erik Siegrist previews the Monday night games as Philip Rivers leads the Chargers into Denver for an AFC West showdown. What's the pick?
September 5, 2017
Weekly Rankings: Week 1 Value Meter
Without Andrew Luck against the Rams, T.Y. Hilton's weekly ranking takes a pretty big hit in Week 1.
August 20, 2017
DraftKings Fantasy Football: Sunday Preseason Picks
Jim Coventry previews the Sunday preseason slate on DraftKings as Antonio Gates should be good for some red-zone targets even if he doesn't play much.
August 14, 2017
Snarky 150: Overall PPR Cheatsheet & Obnoxious Commentary
Kenny Britt: crisscrossing the league, one hellscape at a time. Find out who else earns a mention in this year's version.
July 29, 2017
Team Previews: Los Angeles Chargers
Joe Bartel inspects the Chargers, who are again dealing with injuries to key skill-position players at the beginning of training camp.
July 23, 2017
Football Draft Kit: Dynasty League Strategy
Building a dynasty is more art than science, but Erik Siegrist shows how following NFL trends can be the crucial ingredient to long-term victory.
July 22, 2017
Depth Chart Watch: Training Camp Job Battles
Andrew Fiorentino takes a look at the key job battles around the NFL heading into training camp, and wonders whether Jonathan Stewart and Christian McCaffrey will sabotage each other's fantasy value.
July 8, 2017
Football Draft Kit: Running Back Renaissance?
Jerry Donabedian investigates what happened last season when running backs unexpectedly reasserted their fantasy dominance. Hint: the reasons are hard to pin down.
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