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................

Is Donnel Pumphrey the Next Darren Sproles? May 28, 2017

    He is not Darren Sproles First thing first, I want to get this out of the way. Donnel Pumphrey is not Darren Sproles. Before someone tweets at me, emails me or yells at me on the street. Donnel Pumphrey is not Darren Sproles. Yes, they are b...

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Targeting Open Targets Update: Part I May 16, 2017

    With all the key free agent signings finished and the draft behind us now is a good time to review the teams I targeted in my initial installment of “Targeting Open Targets.” Besides reviewing these situations, I decided to take a look a...

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NFL Draft Round 2 Instant Dynasty Reaction April 28, 2017

Round 2 33 Green Bay Packers – Kevin King –  Montgomery lives to see another day with the Packers going defense here with DB Kevin King. 34 Jacksonville Jaguars (acquired via trade) – Cam Robinson – 6’6″ 320 pounds of ...

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NFL Draft Round 1 Instant Dynasty Reaction April 27, 2017

              1.02 Chicago Bears – Mitchell Trubisky – Well that escalated quickly. The Bears gave up a pretty penny to move up and pick Mitchell Trubisky. To move up 1 pick, 1 pick!!! They gave up a 3rd and ...

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Trading Post: Dear Lord, I need a QB! April 20, 2017

I think we can all agree that trading is one of the most enjoyable aspects of Dynasty Football. Regardless if you feel a trade was even or if you feel like you “won” the trade decidedly, just the act of pulling off a trade is a fun thing. In t...

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Dynasty Nightmares!!! April 15, 2017

You know what’s fun? Daydreaming about how the NFL Draft is going to turn out. You picture the devy players you’ve been holding onto for years ending up in the perfect landing spot. The rookies you’ve already drafted, because you just couldn’t wai...

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Trading Post: Picks & Picks March 21, 2017

I think we can all agree that trading is one of the most enjoyable aspects of Dynasty Football. Regardless if you feel a trade was even or if you feel like you “won” the trade decidedly, just the act of pulling off a trade is a fun thing. In t...

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Trading Post Series: Vol. 2 March 19, 2017

I think we can all agree that trading is one of the most enjoyable aspects of Dynasty Football. Regardless if you feel a trade was even or if you feel like you “won” the trade decidedly, just the act of pulling off a trade is a fun thing. In t...

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Trading Post Series: Vol. 1 March 10, 2017

I think we can all agree that trading is one of the most enjoyable aspects of Dynasty Football. Regardless if you feel a trade was even or if you feel like you “won” the trade decidedly, just the act of pulling off a trade is a fun thing. This...

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Early Free Agency Winners & Losers March 10, 2017

With the NFL calendar rolling over to the 2017 league year and free agency officially underway, here’s a look at the winners and losers after one day of activity. Winners: QB Carson Wentz – Wentz started the day with a slot receiver more suited as...

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Derrick Henry, will you be my Valentine? February 14, 2017

If any of you wonderful readers follow me on Twitter or have ever had the misfortune of speaking to me in the real world, you know I tend to casually throw around the words “love” and “hate.” I love iced coffee; I hate Donald Trump; I love this mo...

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Player Profile: WR Breshad Perriman January 10, 2017

One of the players I’ll be targeting in the off-season is Breshad Perriman. Perriman has the physical traits to be the #1 wide receiver for the Ravens and he should have more than enough opportunity to do so in 2017. Opportunity The most important stati...

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Targeting Open Targets January 3, 2017

There are many areas you can examine when trying to determine what players to target in the off-season. Lately, I’ve been thinking about pass attempts and targets. While looking at every team’s passing tendencies and target availability, I’ve hi...

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Superflex Rookie Mock Draft: Round III January 2, 2017

We’ve come to our 3rd and final round, rounds 1 and 2 can be found here and here.  3.01 Jamaal Williams, RB, BYU (@_CodyGarrett) Williams is a back that’s quickly rising up the rankings. He has solid vision and strength to go along with quickness...

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Superflex Rookie Mock Draft: Round II December 30, 2016

Welcome to Round 2 of DFF’s Superflex 12 team rookie mock draft. Round 1 can be found here. One note, I’ve listed the writer’s twitter handle next to the pick, just in case you’d like to reach out to them directly to pick their brain r...

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Superflex Rookie Mock Draft: Round I December 29, 2016

  Time for another rookie mock draft. We decided to switch it up just a bit this go round and do a draft based on a Superflex league. Another change from our last mock is we have 12 writers as opposed to 10 drafting this time. Just like our prior [&h...

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Planning Ahead: End of the Bench Roster Stashes December 20, 2016

Now that the fantasy season is nearing it’s conclusion, or has in fact already concluded for some of us, it’s a good time to look to next season. To that end, I have some end of the bench stashes for you to pick up. Quarterbacks: Mike Glennon,...

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Superflex: 2QB or not 2QB? December 11, 2016

There is no black and white, definitive right way to build a roster in a Superflex league. In a few leagues, I rostered a number of high-end QBs like Tom Brady and Drew Brees and in others, Andy Dalton is my “best” QB. This is part of what makes a [&h...

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