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#TomBomb: Miami Dolphins August 3, 2020

So let’s get this breakdown started with a little context. While I am plugging Matt Breida in at #3, here, I am prefacing it with the spoiler that his fellow backfield running-mate is grabbing that coveted #1 spot. Nonetheless, by investing pennies on t...

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Contender Clearance Rack- RBs August 2, 2020

In this edition of Contender Clearance Rack, let’s talk about some running backs that could be the key to your title run in 2020. If you’d like to see the articles on quarterbacks and wide receivers, just click here.

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Karp’s DFF Redraft Mock July 31, 2020

Recently, the @DFF_Redraft crew joined up for a redraft mock draft. The format was: start 1 QB, 2 RB, 3 WR, 1 TE, 2 Flex, 6 bench spots, and PPR scoring. It was the first time this offseason that we did a mock with three starting wide receivers, so I was ...

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DFF Army PPR Redraft Mock Draft Review July 30, 2020

Every few weeks, the Dynasty Football Factory team gathers its sharpest minds to put together a no time limit mock draft. Throughout the year the type of mock changes quite a bit. At the beginning of the year, it’s a lot of dynasty startups and rookie d...

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2020 Rookie Busts Part One July 29, 2020

Now, it’s time to take a different slant on the 2020 rookie class. I want to look at the class from a dynasty perspective, specifically looking at the busts. When we look back in a few years, what players will we regret having selected in our rookie dra...

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Dynasty Story: Mike Williams July 19, 2020

In April, I started writing a series focusing on one player at a time, called “A Redraft Journey.” I wrote about Austin Ekeler, Allen Robinson, and recently about Melvin Gordon. I love writing about redraft, but I realized that I could bring this styl...

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Austin Ekeler: 2020 Dynasty Profile July 18, 2020

Austin Ekeler: Los Angeles Charger and defier of the odds. The UDFA out of Western State blew the top off every fantasy analyst’s big board last year by finishing as the RB4. Oh, and he shared the load with Melvin Gordon from weeks 5 onward. He was elec...

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A Redraft Journey: Melvin Gordon July 17, 2020

In April, I started writing a series focusing on one player at a time, called “A Redraft Journey.” Like my “Dead to Me” series, I take a deep dive into a single player, breaking down their entire career in redraft fantasy football. However, unlike...

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DFF Rookie Round Table, Part 9: Joshua Kelley July 12, 2020

After recently releasing my rookie rankings, I wanted to open up the floor to constructive criticism.  I also wanted to see where I was not aligned with other DFF analysts. So, we conducted a round table discussion. This discussion is now a 10-part serie...

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Redraft Team Focus: Chargers June 24, 2020

For the first time since 2005, the Chargers will have a starting quarterback not named Philip Rivers. Rivers was a checkdown machine unlike almost any other quarterback in the NFL, as he heavily targeted all his running backs, not only Ekeler. The Charger...

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Rounds 1 and 2 Redraft Rankings Update: Part 2 May 8, 2020

In late February and early March, I published a pair of articles about my early redraft Round 1 and Round 2 rankings. If you want to find my full rankings, they are updated continuously and can be found here under the redraft tab. These rankings assume a ...

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Rounds 1 and 2 Redraft Rankings Update: Part 1 May 7, 2020

In late February and early March, I published a pair of articles about my early redraft Round 1 and Round 2 rankings. In this piece, I’m going to take a quick look at the top 24 now and compare it to then. If you want to find my full rankings, they are ...

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Post Draft Superflex Rookie Mock May 2, 2020

The DFF team recently did a post-draft superflex rookie mock. In this piece, I’m going to focus solely on my draft from the #9 slot. I want to dive into the four players I picked and concentrate on the value of those selections in the superflex dynasty ...

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NFL Draft Rounds 4-7: Redraft Reaction April 29, 2020

In this article, I’ll give rapid-fire takes on any skill players in Rounds 4-7 of the NFL Draft that I believe might be redraft viable. On Thursday, I wrote up the first round, on Friday, I did articles on the second and third round. Those links are at ...

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Three Running Backs I Love in Dynasty 2020 April 11, 2020

Running backs come and go quickly in the NFL these days. On average their careers last roughly three years and it’s impossible to predict when an injury will end a season for one player and start it for the next. In this article, I’ll be diving into m...

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Start, Sit & Carry On April 2, 2020

As humans, we’re creatures of habit. So, when the pervasive outbreak of COVID-19 suddenly stopped the world in its tracks, but still allowed time to tick, we didn’t know what to expect. Whether it was that 5 o’clock pub stool, now empty. Or your fav...

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Startup Draft Strategy: Part 1 March 29, 2020

With no sports going on, right now is the perfect time to join a new dynasty league. This article offers advice on different strategies you can use to approach your draft providing you an edge over your competition. These tips are geared toward a traditio...

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Redraft Early Round 2 March 13, 2020

Examing Round two of redraft leauges – With tier four, encompassing tier five, and begins tier six. For this list, we’re assuming this is a 1 QB, 12-team, PPR format where there is an equal number of RB and WR starters.

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A Look Back and Forward: 10 Best Values (Part 2) January 9, 2020

In this two-part article, I’m taking a look at the 10 best draft values from the 2019 redraft season. I started by choosing five players from the top 50 in ADP in part one, found here, and now I’ll pick five players from the rest of the draft in part ...

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