Tags Archives: fantasy advice

How COVID-19 Changed Fantasy Football January 19, 2021

The 2020 fantasy football season was hands down, one of the most difficult and mentally challenging seasons of all time. As a commissioner of my home leagues, I was not prepared for the start of this season. My intention with this article is to reflect on...

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Using Rhetoric to Win Trades January 18, 2021

When the off-season hits, that’s when the action picks up in dynasty leagues. You have the end of year statistics to look over, prep to do for the upcoming rookie draft, and most importantly, trade packages to put together. All of this is to put you in ...

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NFL Team Deep Dive: Jacksonville Jaguars January 18, 2021

The Jaguars fired both HC Doug Marrone and GM Dave Caldwell. Caldwell was the first to be let go. Leading Jacksonville to a mediocre 39-87 record in eight seasons. The Jaguars lost 10 or more games in seven of those seasons. After a franchise-record 10th ...

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2021 Dynasty Buy/Sell January 16, 2021

Now that the 2020 fantasy season has ended, it’s time for one of my favorite parts of the year: the dynasty off-season. This is the time to begin to assess your rosters’ strengths/weaknesses, evaluate draft capital, and gather a general game-plan for ...

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Deshaun Watson Trade: Real or Rumor? January 12, 2021

I know that everyone’s eyes are on the NFL Playoffs right now. We just capped off an exciting Super Wild Card weekend, and we have three weeks of football left to go. However, even though these playoff games affect dynasty value, there’s no bigger dyn...

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Super Wild Card Weekend Storylines: Saturday January 9, 2021

I love writing these storyline pieces. Now that we’ve hit the playoffs, I want to cover all the games, bringing you at least something to think about when you watch the playoffs. Even though playoffs don’t count for our fantasy teams, playoff performa...

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Draft Stock Watch: Bowl Week 1 December 31, 2020

Each week I will bring you the latest updates and NFL buzz surrounding college players that should prove to be integral to future fantasy success. I will utilize recent statistics, performance and film, and general “front office whispers” to compile t...

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Dynasty Next Steps December 31, 2020

In this article, I want to give dynasty owners a quick guide on what they should do now that the fantasy season is behind us. There will not be any specific trade or player recommendations in this article. I want to elucidate my process for beginning the ...

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NFC West: Divisional Nuggets December 30, 2020

At this point, I’ve turned on Russell Wilson as a dynasty asset. He completed 20/32 passes for 225 yards and a touchdown, although he saved his day with a rushing touchdown. However, Wilson is already 32 years old, so fantasy owners cannot rely on high ...

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Week 17 Streamers: Bonus Content December 29, 2020

In this streaming article, I will provide you the best weekly options to stream quarterback, tight end, and D/ST. In each section, I’ll break down two streamers in detail, both of which will be under 50% owned, according to ESPN’s ownership percentage...

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Rookie Stock Market: Week 15 December 25, 2020

Congratulations! I hope this applies to a lot of y'all, as I believe my readers are educated and smart fantasy players who have made it to the finals of their leagues. My overall percentage of teams in the playoffs is down compared to normal, but 2020 has...

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Fantasy Football Championship Primer December 24, 2020

I’ve brought so much weekly content to the table this season for DFF. I’ve had streamers, divisional nuggets, risers and fallers, one week ahead, and storylines, among other pieces. Now, we’ve reached Week 16, fantasy championship week for almost al...

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AFC South: Divisional Nuggets December 23, 2020

Ryan Tannehill had an excellent game. He completed 21/27 of his passes for 273 yards and three touchdowns, and he also added three carries for 21 yards and two rushing touchdowns. I currently rank Tannehill as my dynasty QB11. He’s locked into his curre...

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NFC South: Divisional Nuggets December 23, 2020

All of the receivers of relevance are on contract for next season, but it's more of a question of who will be throwing to them? Michael Thomas has practically taken this year off, and I am sure we will see him emerge during the playoffs to remind people o...

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Against the Spread: NFL Week 16 December 23, 2020

Let’s start things off with a little Christmas Day action, shall we?  The Saints are one of the most complete teams in the NFC, while the Minnesota Vikings have made Teddy Bridgewater, Mike Glennon, and even Mitchell Trubisky look like franchise qua...

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Raiding the IDP Waiver Wire: Week 16 December 22, 2020

This has been by far the most challenging season of sit/start decisions I’ve encountered in my years of fantasy football. Those of you in championship games and toilet bowls alike should take a moment to reflect on a challenging season, pat yourself on ...

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Week 16 Streamers December 22, 2020

This is my final real week of streaming coverage. I’ve loved bringing you this article each week for two straight seasons, and it’s sad that the 2020 version will end soon. I’ll probably throw something together for Week 17 as bonus coverage, but we...

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AFC North: Divisional Nuggets December 16, 2020

Every week, I’m going to break down an entire division, focusing on their play on the field that week. Specifically, I’ll go through each team and focus on their dynasty assets, especially anybody who suffered injuries or a massive value change. I won...

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NFC North: Divisional Nuggets December 16, 2020

Hey everyone, @DFF_ZTrain here again to bring you the last edition of our 2020 NFC North Nuggets. If you are curious to see previous editions, head over to Dynasty Football Factory! Without further ado, here are my takes on some guys who have made some mo...

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Against the Spread: NFL Week 15 December 16, 2020

We’re on FIRE! That’s two weeks in a row of going 3-0 on our in-depth picks. For good measure, we went 12-4(!) on our overall picks leading to probably our best week on record. We’ll look to carry that momentum as we close out the regular season. ...

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