Author Archives: Shane Manila

FSWA member, Writer, editor, COO, hypeman for DFF. Proud father of two stunningly handsome boys(they look like me). Fantasy football addict and dynasty degenerate now in 29 dyno leagues. I love talking about dynasty, writing about dynasty, listening to dynasty podcasts, being on dynasty podcasts, dreaming about dynasty, scheming about dynasty leagues................

Why Funchess Matters April 1, 2019

Fantasy football can be a fickle beast. One season a player is poised to be a buy-low, breakout candidate, the next they’re being phased out of an offense during the season. While it’s easy to feel sorry for ourselves for hyping up and buying...

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Gone Gronk March 25, 2019

After winning another Super Bowl championship,  announced on Sunday his decision to retire after nine NFL seasons. First Ballot Hall of Famer Put plainly Gronkowski was one of the most dominant players at the tight end position to ever play the game of f...

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DeSean Jackson Comes Home March 12, 2019

Continuing to rectify the errors of the Chip Kelly era, the Eagles brought back  via trade with the Tampa Bay Buccaneers on Monday. After a 2013 season where he set career highs in targets, receptions, and receiving yards while tying his career high in...

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Buying Vance McDonald: The Year Seven Breakout February 25, 2019

If you’re reading this, you likely play in dynasty leagues. If that’s the case, then you’ve heard that  was going to “break out” this year going on the last four or so seasons. The reason you keep hearing it is that it’...

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FFPC Dynasty League: Year 1 Post-Mortem February 4, 2019

I usually choose my words carefully, and the title of this article is an example of this. My first season in this particular league was terrible. A post-mortem is defined as: “An examination of a dead body to determine the cause of death.” ...

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Dynasty Discount Buys: Allen Robinson January 17, 2019

Entering the 2018 season many dynasty owners had Allen Robinson on their buy list. With an ADP as the 13th wide receiver off the board according to Fantasy Football Calculator, it’s fair to say that most dynasty players thought that Robinson would ...

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Wild Card Weekend: Dynasty Impact January 7, 2019

Just because the fantasy season is over doesn’t mean that the Dynasty watch is. What happens in the playoffs can go a long way to determining some of next season’s biggest moves. Let’s recap some of the players who helped their dynasty s...

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Four-gone Conclusion: Sell Fournette Now January 1, 2019

How quickly fortunes can change in the NFL. A little over a year ago the Jacksonville Jaguars nearly  (and should have) defeated the New England Patriots in the AFC Championship game. The future looked bright for the Jaguars. It appeared that they had fo...

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The “Thrown-ins” Part II December 10, 2018

This series was originally posted on the Support Support DynastyTradesHQ Patreon page. If you’d like to become a Patron that’d be swell! Every time you make a trade you’re trying to win that trade (at least I hope you are). While we ofte...

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The “Throw-ins”: Part I December 6, 2018

This series was originally shared only with Patrons of the DynastyTradesHQ podcast. Man of the people that I am I decided to go ahead and share with all of the DFF readers. Hope you enjoy! Every time you make a trade you’re trying to win that trade ...

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Redrafting the 2018 Rookies: 1 Round Draft November 30, 2018

Back in April, I completed a one man, one round rookie mock draft. With an almost full season of football, I thought it would be fun to do another one man, one round rookie draft. Any players that were not part of my initial first-round draft will be deno...

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This Week’s MFL Top 10 Waiver Wire Adds Review November 16, 2018

If you’ve ever read anything of mine in the past you know, I tend to be a tad verbose. With 8 of this week’s top 10 adds consisting of either a PK or defense you needn’t worry about that this week. If you like this article, go check out ...

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This Week’s MFL Top 10 Waiver Wire Adds Review November 9, 2018

After missing a few weeks due to editing issues (I’m an editor, so sometimes my writing gets back burnered) I’m back and ready to review the top adds on MFL this week. If this is your first time reading this series first of all, hey! Secondly,...

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The Waiver Wire: Week 10 November 5, 2018

Week 10 is upon us. Where has the time gone? The playoffs fields are quickly taking shape with or without you. Whether you’re 9-0, 0-9 or anywhere in between DFF is here to help you. We’ll provide you with options for your Dynasty or Redraft leagues ...

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Trade Impact: Golden Tate is an Eagle October 31, 2018

For the second year in a row, Howie Roseman has made a trade to strengthen the Philadelphia Eagles offense. Last season it was Jay Ajayi, and today it’s Golden Tate. After finishing 3rd in points per game in 2017 with 28.6, the Eagles offense has st...

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Amari Cooper Escapes from Oakland October 23, 2018

Outside of real-life accomplishments and moments, today’s trade of Amari Cooper to the Dallas Cowboys is one of the happiest moments of my life. The only thing that could have made today better for me would have been Cooper landing with the Philadel...

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