Tags Archives: redraft strategy

Handcuff Heaven 2020 September 11, 2020

When I began writing fantasy content at Dynasty Football Factory, one of the first pieces I ever sent in was called “Handcuff Heaven”, detailing only the relevant considerations for the term that year and why you should or shouldn’t own them. With t...

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Will’s 2020 DFF Redraft Championship Draft September 4, 2020

Recently, the DFF crew gathered for our annual redraft championship league. We took part in a 17-round PPR draft, with 1QB, 2RB, 3WR, 2Flex, 1TE, 1D/ST as starters, and a 7-player bench. I had the eighth pick, which is familiar territory for me. Here’s ...

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Redraft Strategy: Method Behind the Madness July 11, 2020

The famous saying “you can't win your league on draft day, but you can lose it” is one that I remind myself of every year. Draft day is the most important day of the year on any fantasy football player’s calendar as stakes are high and one bad decis...

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DFF Redraft Staff Half-PPR Mock Review June 29, 2020

The DFF team recently did a half-PPR redraft mock. The draft was for a typical 1 QB, 2 RB, 2 WR, 2 Flex, 1 TE, 1 D/ST redraft format with no special bonuses. I want to go through my draft and strategy, round-by-round, and talk through what I was thinking ...

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Early 2020 Rookie Redraft Primer Part 4 March 26, 2020

Part 1 of this article series focused on the incoming rookie quarterbacks. Then, part 2 and part 3 covered running backs and the top two wide receivers. In this fourth and final part, I will cover four more incoming rookie wide receivers. All of these pla...

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Alternate Redraft Formats March 16, 2020

This article is about newer formats that are now starting to appear in redraft leagues. While certain league types are common in dynasty circles, many redraft players may not be familiar with the strategy or even the rules. Unless otherwise stated, strate...

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2019 Redraft Strategy Review: RB vs. WR Heavy February 10, 2020

In part one of this series, I reviewed tight end strategy in 2019 redraft formats. In part two, I looked at the early versus late quarterback strategy. Now in this third and final part, I will look at the early-round running back vs. wide receiver strateg...

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Redraft Reaction: Super Bowl LIV February 10, 2020

“Redraft Reaction,” attempts to break down how key events and roster moves affect the 2020 redraft fantasy football season – starting with Super Bowl LIV

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2019 Redraft Strategy Review: Early vs Late QB February 9, 2020

Of the three strategy debates, this is the one where I have by far the strongest opinion. Given that I wrote a weekly streamers article for DFF, it should come as no surprise that I am one of the biggest advocates for a late-round quarterback approach. As...

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DFF Redraft League Review January 1, 2020

Twelve writers and editors from Dynasty Football Factory played in a redraft league together this year. There was no money on the line, just an opportunity to give our readers some more content and advice. The season is over, and now is the best time to r...

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Redraft Preparation for 2020 December 22, 2019

In this piece, I will cover what redraft players can do right now, assuming you're not focused on participating in championship week. Even if you are in the championship, you could still take some of this advice, but of course, you should primarily focus ...

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In the Scope: Week 5 Swings October 2, 2019

To be honest, it feels great to have one of Week 4's “In the Scope” candidates lead one of the major network’s Week 5 waiver wire columns because that’s exactly what this column aims to do – hook you up with next week’s waiver wire targets a w...

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DFF Redraft Championship Update September 28, 2019

It’s only Week 4 of the NFL regular season, and many fantasy owners are reeling in frustration because of injuries and under-performing players. Not to worry, the DFF team is here to help navigate through the madness and hopefully walk you off the ledge...

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A Zero RB Team after Week One September 11, 2019

Did you miss out on some of those top RB studs in the early rounds of your draft? Did you intentionally follow a zero-RB strategy? Are the less-than-proud owner of some running back whiffs or injuries from week one? We're here to help you, DFF members, so...

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DFF Fantasy Football Championship Draft Strategy Review August 31, 2019

The DFF redraft team just completed our draft, each of us attempting to construct a team that will crown them the champion of the “DFF Redraft Fantasy League.”  @WillieBeamanDFF breaks down his WR heavy approach and why he believes it will lead him t...

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Recent Redraft Fallers August 29, 2019

These three players have plummeted in rankings recently. In an interesting quirk, each of the players in part one was a player that I had looked at previously. However, coincidentally, the three players I’ve chosen here are all guys I have yet to discus...

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The Breakdown August 27, 2019

The 2019 DFF Redraft Fantasy League is packed with great players. @byog_22 walks you through her draft, step by step, to breakdown what she hopes will be a league winning draft. She shares strategy and game theory on how this roster was constructed. She ...

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Should You Handcuff in Redraft? August 26, 2019

Fantasy strategies change a little every year, and some of these changes trickle down into fantasy sports. One big change we are starting to see is handcuffing the star running backs or more precisely NOT handcuffing them. When to handcuff and when to not...

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Recent Redraft Risers August 25, 2019

In this article, I’m going to give you three players on whom I’ve been rising based on preseason performance, training camp buzz, or relevant transactions. All of these players have skyrocketed in my redraft ranks based on news. Each situation is so d...

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Rookie Redraft Avoids August 21, 2019

In part one of this article, I gave you three rookies to target in redraft formats in 2019.As discussed previously, I will limit the discussion to running backs and wide receivers due to fantasy relevance and the limited value at the quarterback and tight...

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