Dynasty Football

Dynasty Draft Profile: Wide Receiver Class Shakedown

We’ve finally reached the week of the NFL draft and since we didn’t have nearly the amount of time to cover every prospect that we would’ve liked in tremendous detail, I wanted to circle around the remaining players that are still out there. For this post, I’ll be focusing on the ...

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Dynasty Draft Profile: Malcolm Mitchell

Measurables FY AgeHeightWeightArmHand 22.47219832 5/810 1/2 40YDVertBroad20YSS3Cone 4.45361294.346.94 Career Production YearAgeGmTgtRecReYdsReTDMSYD% 201118.4116145665428.6% 201219.4135240572415.3% 201320.4100000.0% 201421.484631248315.1% 201522.4139258865536.0% *MSYD = % of Team Receiving Yardage   Malcolm Mitchell is a name that has been garnering buzz as we’ve gotten deeper and deeper into the draft process. ...

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Dynasty Draft Profile: Jordan Howard

  Measurables FY AgeHeightWeightArmHand 21.27223032 1/49 40YDVertBroad20YSS3Cone 4.59*341224.34*7.14* * = Pro Day Results Career Production YearAgeGmRuAttRuYdRuTDRecReYdReTD 201319.21114588124831 201420.2123061587139721 201521.2919612139111061   After UAB shutdown their football program, Jordan Howard wasn’t forced to sit through the collegiate transfer rules and delivered a fine season at ...

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Dynasty Draft Profile: Keyarris Garrett

Measurables FY AgeHeightWeightArmHand 23.37522034 1/29 40YDVertBroad20YSS3Cone 4.5336.51284.337.30   Career Production YearAgeGmTgtRecReYdsReTDMSYD% 201119.37521000.3% 201220.31412167845928.6% 201321.3220768015.7% 201422.3109347698526.9% 201523.313159961588836.7% *MSYD = % of Team Receiving Yardage   In a draft class filled with unique and interesting collegiate circumstances at the wide receiver position, the path taken by Keyarris ...

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Dynasty Draft Profile: Leonte Carroo

  Measurables FY AgeHeightWeightArmHand 21.97221131 3/89 5/8 40YDVertBroad20YSS3Cone 4.5035.5120n/an/a   Career Production YearAgeGmTgtRecReYdsReTDMSYD% 201319.995128478920.4% 201420.913945510861036.7% 201521.9856398091043.6% *MSYD = % of Team Receiving Yardage   Starting with on field production, Leonte Carroo sports one of the most unique production profiles of this draft class.  After ...

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Dynasty Draft Profile: Paul Perkins

Measurables FY AgeHeightWeightArmHand 21.17020831 5/89 40YDVertBroad20YSS3Cone 4.5432124n/an/a Career Production YearAgeGmRuAttRuYdRuTDRecReYdReTD 201319.1131345736242960 201420.11325015729262012 201521.113237134314302421 // UCLA has been long removed from consistently funneling NFL offensive talent through their system, but Paul Perkins has been one of their most productive players since ...

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Shaping Your Dynasty Roster

  Check out our NFL DFS Cheat Sheet!   In-season management is a crucial part of shaping your dynasty roster. On competing teams, we balance the win now, but with as much ...

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Dynasty Hot Reads

  Check out our NFL DFS Cheat Sheet! When a quarterback comes to the line, he takes a look across the defense and tries to anticipate how the original play called ...

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Dynasty Buys And Whys: Bennett And Freeman

  The Buy: Martellus Bennett || TE || Chicago Bears   The Why: Misperception   This time of year there are a lot of misperceptions, and the reality is that Bennett held out of all ...

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Dynasty Fantasy Football Trading

  The basic concept of trading is to exchange expendable goods or services for necessary goods or services. Far too often we lose sight of this fundamental principle. The best trades ...

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Dynasty League Formats

Follow @the_FF_engineer // When I started out playing dynasty fantasy football, I started in a couple of leagues with a garden variety set of rules and lineup requirements. Little did I know ...

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2015 Dynasty Rookie Rankings

  The Fake Football proudly presents post-draft dynasty rookie rankings from our dynasty experts, Rich Hribar and Chad Scott. Be sure to check out our Dynasty Headquarters, which contains mountains of ...

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Dynasty Draft Profile: Amari Cooper

  Measurables   FY AgeHeightWeightArmHand 20.57321131 1/210 40YDVertBroad20YSS3Cone 4.42331203.986.71   Career Production   YearAgeGmRecReYdsReTDMSYD% 201218.5145910001133% 201319.51245736427% 201420.51412417271644% *MSYD = % of Team Receiving Yardage   Few prospects have entered the NFL as decorated as Amari Cooper will be this season. In terms of age weighted production ...

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Dynasty Draft Profile: Kevin White

  Measurables   FY AgeHeightWeightArmHand 22.57521532 5/89 1/4 40YDVertBroad20YSS3Cone 4.3536.51234.146.92 Career Production   YearAgeGmRecReYdsReTDMSYD% 201321.51235507519% 201422.51310914471035%   Early dynasty draft circles pegged Amari Cooper and Todd Gurley as the consensus 1A and 1B picks in rookie drafts, but after Kevin White torched the ...

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Dynasty Draft Profile: Nelson Agholor

  Measurables   FY AgeHeightWeightArmHand 21.67219832 1/49 1/4 40YDVertBroad20YSS3Cone 4.4236.5125N/AN/A Career Production   YearAgeGmRecReYdsReTDMSYD% 201219.6131834129% 201320.61456918629% 201421.61310413131234% *MSYD = % of Team Receiving Yardage I’ve mentioned this a few times already in these profiles, but I really gravitate to players who consistently improved as ...

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Dynasty Draft Profile: Melvin Gordon

  Measurables   FY AgeHeightWeightArmHand 21.77321532 3/89 3/4 40YDVertBroad20YSS3Cone 4.52351264.077.04 Career Production   YearAgeGmRuAttRuYdRuTDRecReYdReTD 201118.7420981000 201219.7146262132651 201320.7132061609121100 201421.714343258729191533   When looking at Melvin Gordon’s production profile, there’s no shortage of rushing production. He followed up an age 20 season in which he ran for 123.8 ...

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Dynasty Draft Profile: Phillip Dorsett

  Measurables   FY AgeHeightWeightArmHand 21.97018530 1/49 3/8 40YDVertBroad20YSS3Cone 4.33371224.116.7 Career Production   YearAgeGmRecReYdsReTDMSYD% 201118.9121414715% 201219.91258842424% 201320.9613272216% 201421.913368711029% *MSYD = % of Team Receiving Yardage   Phillip Dorsett is every bit the speeding bullet he’s labeled as, but we really want to know if there’s more ...

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Dynasty Draft Profile: The Quarterbacks

  Evaluating quarterbacks in any capacity is a tall task and one that has proven to yield uneven results, no matter what light you’re dissecting them under. For incoming prospects, it’s ...

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Dynasty Draft Profile: Wide Receiver Leftovers

  We have covered 38 individual prospects and the entire quarterback position so far in these dynasty profiles leading up to the draft kicking off this Thursday. In case we missed ...

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TFF Pre-Draft Rookie Mock Draft

  Last weekend, I held a four-round rookie mock draft with a few of our Fake Football friends.  If you’re not already, make sure and follow all these cats on the Twitter ...

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Dynasty Draft Profile: Tevin Coleman

  Measureables   FY AgeHeightWeightArmHand 21.771206328 5/8 40YDVertBroad20YSS3Cone 4.39n/an/an/an/a   Career Production   YearAgeGmRuAttRuYdRuTDRecReYdReTD 201219.71251225110490 201320.7913195812191930 201421.712270203615251410   Tevin Coleman is one of the most intriguing and polarizing prospects in this entire draft class. He’s coming off of a 2014 season in which he tallied ...

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Dynasty Draft Profile: Todd Gurley

  Measureables   FY AgeHeightWeightArm Hand 20.77322231 1/210 * Did not perform Combine drills due to knee injury   Career Production   YearAgeGmRuAttRuYdRuTDRecReYdReTD 201218.81422138517161170 201319.81016598910374416 201420.86123911912570   Prior to the season-ending knee injury, I was convinced Todd Gurley was A.) From a planet outside ...

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Dynasty Draft Profile: David Cobb

  Measureables   FY AgeHeightWeightArmHand 21.67122931 5/89 3/8 40YDVertBroad20YSS3Cone 4.73*38.51214.557.01 *Pro Day 40 Time   Career Production   YearAgeGmRuAttRuYdRuTDRecReYdReTD 201118.6410570000 201219.65180130 201320.61323712027171740 201421.613314162613161620   David Cobb is another one of the many backs that the B1G conference is sending into the NFL this season that is expected ...

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Dynasty Draft Profile: Kenny Bell

  Measureables   FY AgeHeightWeightArmHand 23.27319731 5/89 1/4 40YdVertBroad20YSS3Cone 4.4241.51294.156.66   Career Production   YearAgeGmRecReYdReTDMSYD% 201120.21332461322% 201221.21450863830% 201322.21352577436% 201423.21347788633%   Kenny Bell is an interesting prospect not many are talking about in dynasty. To be fair, this class is loaded with wide receiver talent and Bell ...

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Dynasty Draft Profile: Devante Davis

  Measurables FY AgeHeightWeightArmHand 22.27522032 3/89 1/2 40YDVertBroad20YSS3Cone 4.5735.51154.127.25   Career Production   YearAgeGmRecReYdsReTDMSYD% 201119.21144203% 201220.21361854430% 201321.2138712901441% 201422.2834599429% *MSYD = % of Team Receiving Yardage   Devante Davis came into 2014 with high aspirations off of a monster junior season in which he caught seven or more ...

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Dynasty Draft Profile: Geremy Davis

Measureables   FY AgeHeightWeightArm Hand 237421632 1/49 1/2 40YdVertBroad20YSS3Cone 4.4836 1/21244.186.86   Career Production   YearAgeGmRecReYdReTDMSYD% 201120467301% 2012211244613122% 20132212711085329% 2014231044521325% *MSYD = % of Team Receiving Yardage   Geremy Davis wins ‘Gladiator drills’ and once hit his teammate – a safety – so hard, the one ...

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Dynasty Draft Profile: Josh Robinson

  Measureables   FY AgeHeightWeightArmHand 22.46821729 3/410 1/8 40YDVertBroad20YSS3Cone 4.70321134.587.24   Career Production   YearAgeGmRuAttRuYdRuTDRecReYdReTD 201220.412553351380 201321.413784593121150 201422.413190120311283701   Josh Robinson is a prospect currently being pulled in many directions. On one hand, he has a contingency that loves his play on the field and ...

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Dynasty Draft Profile: Mike Davis

  Measureables   FY AgeHeightWeightArmHand 22.26921730 1/49 3/8 40YdVertBroad20YSS3Cone 4.52*35 1/2*1164.187.0 *Pro Day numbers   Career Production   YearAgeGmRuAttRuYdRuTDRecReYdReTD 201220.2125227524350 201321.212203118311343520 201422.2131999829323682   Much like Karlos Williams, Mike Davis’ 2013 tape looks much better than his 2014. One of the major knocks on Davis was his conditioning ...

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Dynasty Draft Profile: Devin Smith

  Measurables   FY AgeHeightWeightArmHand 22.872196319 40YDVertBroad20YSS3Cone 4.42391224.156.97 Career Production YearAgeGmRecReYdsReTDMSYD% 201119.81314294418% 201220.81230618628% 201321.81444660823% 201422.815339311227% *MSYD = % of Team Receiving Yardage   Devin Smith is one of the more intriguing prospects of this draft class at the receiver position and has been surging upwards ...

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Dynasty Draft Profile: Rashad Greene

Measureables   FY AgeHeightWeightArmHand 22.57118231 5/89 40YdVertBroad20YSS3Cone 4.5336 1/21224.126.88   Career Production   YearAgeGmRecReYdReTDMSYD% 201119.5938596718% 201220.51457741620% 201321.514761128926% 201422.514991365732% *MSYD = % of Team Receiving Yardage   Although Rashad Greene is #TeamSmallWR, he’s been the big man on campus since his freshman year when he led the ...

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Dynasty Draft Profile: Zach Zenner

  Measureables   FY AgeHeightWeightArmHand 23.371223329 5/8 40YDVertBroad20YSS3Cone 4.60411214.147.08   Career Production   YearAgeGmRuAttRuYdRuTDRecReYdReTD 201120.3111074703181302 201221.313300204413281970 201322.314351201523212512 201423.314337201922283314   Zach Zenner is one of my favorite prospects in this class, so I’ve been looking forward to this write up. When you have a small school running ...

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Dynasty Draft Profile: Karlos Williams

  Measureables   FY AgeHeightWeightArmHand 21.573230339 3/4 40YdVertBroad20YSS3Cone 4.4833 1/21174.467.16   Career Production   YearAgeGmRuAttRuYdRuTDRecReYdReTD 201320.51491730118630 201421.51215068911292651 Karlos Williams looked like a future NFL star following a junior season where he averaged 8.0 yards per carry (second in the nation) and a touchdown every ...

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Dynasty Draft Profile: Justin Hardy

  Measurables   FY AgeHeightWeightArmHand 23.07019232 1/810 40YDVertBroad20YSS3Cone 4.5636.51144.216.63 Career Production YearAgeGmRecReYdsReTDMSYD% 201120.01064658623% 201221.0138811051131% 201322.0131141284830% 201423.01312114941031% *MSYD = % of Team Receiving Yardage   Justin Hardy has been a highly productive player over the past three seasons. Although his raw totals improved each year, so ...

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Dynasty Draft Profile: DeVante Parker

  Measureables FY AgeHeightWeightArmHand 227520933 3/49 1/4 40YdVertBroad20YSS3Cone 4.4536.5125DNPDNP   Career Production YearAgeGmRecReYdReTDMSYD% 2011191118291611% 20122013407441019% 20132112558851222% 201422*6*43*855*5*26% MSYD = % of Team Receiving Yardage   DeVante Parker never had a single season in which he produced 1,000 yards receiving or had more than 55 receptions, ...

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Dynasty Draft Profile: T.J. Yeldon

  Measureables FY AgeHeightWeightArmHand 21.27322631 5/89 40YDVertBroad20YSS3Cone 4.61361174.227.19 Career Production YearAgeGmRuAttRuYdRuTDRecReYdReTD 201219.214175110812111311 201320.212207123514201830 201421.21319497911151801 There really isn’t a player I’ve oscillated on more in this draft class than T.J. Yeldon. On one hand, he has traits I look for such as ...

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Dynasty Draft Profile: Breshad Perriman

  Measureables FY AgeHeightWeightArmHand 21.774212329 1/4 40YdVertBroad20YSS3Cone 4.25*36 1/2*127*DNPDNP *Pro Day results   Career Production YearAgeGmRecReYdReTDMSYD% 201219.71426388312% 201320.71239811422% 201421.713501044934% *MSYD = % of Team Receiving Yardage   When I logged onto to Twitter today, my timeline was filled with Breshad Perriman takes – the hottest ...

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Dynasty Draft Profile: Sammie Coates vs Chris Conley

  Measurables   PlayerFY AgeHeightWeightArmHand Conley22.27421333 3/49 7/8 Coates21.87321233 3/89 3/8 Player40YDVertBroad20YSS3Cone Conley4.35451394.307.06 Coates4.43411314.066.98 Career Production   PlayerYearAgeGmRecReYdsReTDMSYD% Conley201119.21116288211% Conley201220.2142034269% Conley201321.21145651419% Conley201422.21336657825% Coates201219.812611426% Coates201320.81442902740% Coates201421.81234471427% *MSYD = % of Team Receiving Yardage When looking at Sammie Coates and Chris Conley separately, I kept coming back on how their physical profiles and ...

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Dynasty Draft Profile: Duke Johnson

  Measureables FY AgeHeightWeightArmHand 21.86920730 3/89 1/4 40YdVertBroad20YSS3Cone 4.5433 1/2121DNPDNP DNP – did not participate due to injury Career Production YearAgeGmRuAttRuYdRuTDRecReYdReTD 201219.81213995710272211 201320.8814592064770 201421.813242165210384213   Duke Johnson stands atop the Miami Hurricane’s career rushing and all-purpose yards lists and is on his way ...

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Dynasty Draft Profile: Javorius Allen

Measureables FY AgeHeightWeightArmHand 237322131 3/49 3/8 40YDVertBroad20YSS3Cone 4.5335 1/21214.286.96 Career Production YearAgeGmRuAttRuYdRuTDRecReYdReTD 20122136320000 2013221413578514222521 20142313276148911414581 Javorius ‘Buck’ Allen will be the first USC running back drafted into the NFL since Stanley Havili and Allen Bradford in 2011. I have a feeling ...

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Dynasty Draft Profile: Dorial Green-Beckham

  Measurables   FY AgeHeightWeightArmHand 21.77723732 1/29 40YDVertBroad20YSS3Cone 4.4933.51194.456.89 Career Production   YearAgeGmRecReYdsReTDMSYD% 201219.71128395516% 201320.714598831225% *MSYD = % of Team Receiving Yardage   There may not be a Rorschach test from an on and off field stance in this class quite like Dorial Green-Beckham. His ...

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Dynasty Draft Profile: Darren Waller and DeAndre Smelter

>   Georgia Tech is a conundrum to me. Over the past decade, 80% of their offensive plays have been runs.Yet, since 2007, they’ve given us elite wide receivers in Calvin Johnson ...

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Dynasty Draft Profile: Maxx Williams

  Measurables   FY AgeHeightWeightArmHand 20.77724933 1/210 3/8 40YDVertBroad20YSS3Cone 4.7834.51174.377.3 Career Production   YearAgeGmRecReYdsReTDMSYD% 201319.71325417522% 201420.71236569833% *MSYD = % of Team Receiving Yardage   In a tight end class that is extremely lacking in true pass catching quality, Maxx Williams is everyone’s darling at ...

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Dynasty Draft Profile: Ameer Abdullah

Dynasty Draft Profile: Ameer Abdullah   Measureables   FY AgeHeightWeightArmHand 21.569205308 5/8 40YDVertBroad20YSS3Cone 4.642 1/21303.956.79   Career Production   YearAgeGmRuAttRuYdRuTDRecReYdReTD 201118.5134215031110 201219.51422611378241782 201320.51328116909262322 201421.513264161119222693   It will be nearly impossible for any running back to leapfrog either Todd Gurley or Melvin Gordon, but Ameer Abdullah has the ...

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Dynasty Draft Profile: Jaelen Strong

  Measureables   FY AgeHeightWeightArmHand 217421732 1/29 40 YDVertBroad20YSS3Cone 4.4442123*4.19*7.33 * Pro Day times   College Production YearAgeGmRecReYdsReTDMSYD% 201319.814751122730% 201420.8128211651033% *MSYD = 5 of Team’s ReceivingYardage   Jaelen Strong stock options skyrocketed after his combine performances – and for good reason. He’s young, strong, tall, ...

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Dynasty Draft Profile: Kasen Williams

  We’re pacing ourselves as we sit down and evaluate the future prospects and potential cornerstones of your dynasty teams.  Rich and I are talking a new prospect each weekday for ...

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Dynasty Draft Profile: Tre McBride

  Measurables   FY AgeHeightWeightArmHand 22.17221032 1/89 40YDVertBroad20YSS3Cone 4.41381224.086.96 Career Production   YearAgeGmRecReYdsReTDMSYD% 201119.1111414608% 201220.111558971043% 201321.11263801539% 201422.11164809439% *MSYD = % of Team Receiving Yardage   Tre McBride first starting picking up significant steam in draft circles with a strong showing during the week of the East-West ...

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Dynasty Draft Profile: David Johnson

  Measurables   FY AgeHeightWeightArmHand 22.87322431 1/49 5/8 40YDVertBroad20YSS3Cone 4.541 1/21274.276.82 Career Production   YearAgeGmRuAttRuYdRuTDRecReYdReTD 201119.8131798229334223 201220.811178102113323835 201321.811222128610383934 201422.814287155317385362   I always gravitate toward small-school prospects when examining the running back position.  Last year, two Faked Goods Podcast favorites were Jerick McKinnon (Rich) and Lorenzo ...

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Dynasty Draft Profile: Jay Ajayi

  Measurables   FY AgeHeightWeightArmHand 21.5722213210 40YDVertBroad20YSS3Cone 4.57391214.17.1 Career Production   YearAgeGmRuAttRuYDRuTDRecReYdReTD 201219.5118254841140 201320.513249142518222221 201421.514347182328505354 When looking at prospects, I always tend to gravitate towards players who produced at a young age and then improve as their careers go along, and Jay Ajayi ...

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Dynasty Draft Profile: Ty Montgomery

Measurables   FY AgeHeightWeightArmHand 21.871 3/42213110 1/8 40YDVertBroad 20YSS3Cone 4.5540.51214.216.97 Career Production YearAgeGmRecReYdsReTDMSYD% 201118.8132435029% 201219.8112621308% 201320.814619581035% 201421.81161604320%   Ty Montgomery was all set to become one of my favourite first round rookie picks prior to the start of the 2014 season.  At just ...

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Dynasty Draft Profile: Tyler Lockett

  Measurables   FY AgeHeightWeightArmHand 22.270182308 3/8 40YDVertBroad20YSS3Cone 4.4035.51214.076.89   Career Production   YearAgeGmRecReYdsReTDMSYD% 201119.2918246318% 201220.21344687425% 201321.2128112621147% 201422.21310615151141% *MSYD = % of Team Receiving Yardage   From a production standpoint, I’m always looking at players who not only put up big portions of their team’s output, but ...

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Dynasty Draft Profile: Devin Funchess

Measurables   FY AgeHeightWeight ArmHand 20.47523233 1/29 3/4 40YDVertBroad20YSS3Cone 4.738.5122DNPDNP   Career Production   YearAge GmRecReYdsReTDMSYD% 201218.5131523459% 201319.51349748624% 201420.51162733436% *MSYD = % of Team Receiving Yardage The Dynasty Draft Profile series kicked off with one of the safest and most likely best rookie in ...

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PWN Stars: Week 6

    Check out our Week 6 NFL DFS Cheat Sheet!   PWN Stars is a weekly deep sleeper article – used mostly for bye weeks – but useful for degenerate dynasty folks.  It’s ...

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PWN Stars: Week Five

  Here is our Week 5 DFS Cheat Sheet with picks for FanDuel, Draftkings, DraftDay and Fantasy Elite Check out Spreadsheet Sports powerful projection and optimal lineup tool and get $5 off by going through ...

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PWN Stars: Week Four

  Check out our Week 4 DFS Cheat Sheet with picks for FanDuel, Draftkings, DraftDay and Fantasy Elite Check out Spreadsheet Sports powerful projection and optimal lineup tool and get $5 off by ...

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PWN Stars: Week Three

  PWN Stars is a weekly deep sleeper article – used mostly for bye weeks – but useful for degenerate dynasty folks.  It’s inevitable there will be a Richardo Lockette, John ...

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PWN Stars: Week Two

  Get our DFS Cheat Sheets  free just by signing up and depositing at DraftDay or Fantasy Elite!   PWN Stars is a weekly deep sleeper article – used mostly for bye weeks – but useful for degenerate ...

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Four Players To Avoid Trading For: The Rocky V Rule

Cheat Sheet Creator – Draft Analyzer – Draft Assistant – Auction Calculator  Get our DFS Cheat Sheets  free just by signing up at DraftDay!     One of the most popular series in cinema history is the Rocky franchise. ...

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Dynasty Football: Five Post-Hype Sleepers

It’s happened to all of us. We’ve all had our friends; social and or pop culture media hype some movie to immense levels that ultimately were impossible to live up ...

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Dynasty Trade Talk: Don’t Be A Jerk

  The crew here at The Fake Football likes to keep things honest and transparent when discussing various fantasy football related topics, so I have an announcement to make: I have ...

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The Faked Goods: Dynasty Fantasy Football Podcast #15

Welcome back to our Dynasty Fantasy Football Podcast: The Faked Goods, starring Chad Scott (@Chad_Scott13) and Rich Hribar (@LordReebs). Click on that little triangle below here and you’ll hear words ...

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NFL Draft Aftermath: Chasing Waterfalls

  After months of pontification, allocating time and resources, and what sometimes felt like the fantasy football equivalent of the Ludovico technique, the NFL Draft has finally come and gone. You ...

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The Faked Goods: Dynasty Fantasy Football Podcast #13

Welcome back to our Dynasty Fantasy Football Podcast: The Faked Goods, starring Chad Scott (@Chad_Scott13) and Rich Hribar (@LordReebs). Click on that little triangle below here and you’ll hear words ...

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SHoBL Suspect: Rapid-Fire Draft Edition

The SHoBL Equal parts stat, fact, and trading trends; with a dollop of history and dash of intuition, the SHoBL (Sell High or Buy Low) Suspect Series identifies players who I ...

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2014 Pre-Draft Class Evaluation: Quarterbacks

All of our waiting has finally come to an end. After four solid months of everyone playing out the draft in mocks, discussions, and 140 character blurbs, the real event ...

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2014 Pre-Draft Class Evaluation: Wide Receivers – The Other Guys

Since there were so many wide receivers to touch on, I decided to break them into two parts. You can find the first part here, which covers who I believe ...

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2014 Pre-Draft Class Evaluation: Top Six Wide Receivers

It’s no secret that I’m fond of wide receivers. For dynasty purposes, they are a crux of my approach because of their career longevity compared to running backs and tight ...

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Jeff Janis: Get Him While You Can

Despite the poor attempt of tying in a Janis Joplin song with a small-school wide receiver prospect, humour me… When you play dynasty – and by play, I mean immerse yourself in ...

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2014 Pre-Draft Class Evaluation: Running Back Edition

Last week I got the prospect train out on the tracks, covering my fantasy evaluation on the tight end position pre-draft. In that piece I shared the methodology behind what ...

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Sophomore Wide Receiver Showcase

On a scale of interest ranging from salary cap long division to the mention of a role play exercise at work trainings, Kenny Stills and Terrance Williams rank at about ...

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2014 Pre-Draft Class Evaluation: Tight End Edition

Thus far, we’ve refrained from going heavy with rookie analysis here at The Fake Football. We’ve been gathering our thoughts and keeping tabs, but we didn’t want to saturate our ...

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Dynasty Interview: Lorenzo Taliaferro

Before last Thursday’s “Faked Goods” podcast, Rich Hribar was asking the Twitter community for Erik Lora’s birth date.  I literally searched the interwebs for 20 minutes before I said to ...

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Dynasty SHoBL Suspect: Jordan Reed

Allow me to introduce…The SHoBL. Essentially feeling left out for not having my own devilishly crafted and cleverly devised mathematical algorithm, I decided to create one. And by create, I ...

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Dynasty Fantasy Football: Future Salary Cap Casualties

Last week we went through some future free agent planning for the 2015 season to give you a heads up on which players have a window to increase their fantasy ...

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Dynasty Fantasy Football: Future Free Agent Planning

One of my favorite aspects of dynasty leagues is how they force you to become a fan of the entire game while focusing on the present but also keeping an ...

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Dynasty Wide Receivers: Second To None

It used to be rare air for rookie wide receivers to make any significant impact year one in the NFL – let alone your fantasy squads.  It wasn’t until recently ...

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Toby Gerhart: Brute Force

Last week, dynasty league managers popped a cork and celebrated the start of the 2014 season with the opening of free agency. The event breaks the doldrums of the offseason ...

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The Two Quarterback Takeover: A Look At A 2QB Dynasty

Fantasy football is a bit like coffee, everyone likes theirs a bit different. There’s a plethora of formats including standard leagues, PPR leagues, re-draft leagues, IDP leagues, two quarterback leagues, ...

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The Mountaintop of Value: Dynasty Running Backs

After digging into the recent history of sophomore runners, I wanted to get a little more churning on the running back position as it sits right now. It’s already known that ...

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2014 Dynasty Rookie Rankings

Rookie rankings, especially in early March, are even more subjective than dynasty rankings.  Much will change as we near the NFL Draft in May, but here are our much too ...

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Dynasty Fantasy Football – Mr. Irrelevants?

When you’re staring down the barrel of a 25-round dynasty startup draft – in its last round – and are left with a who’s who of dynasty prospects, the entire ...

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2014: Year of the Sophomore Running Back

When looking back on the running back position from a Dynasty perspective, it’s important to get a good grasp on the current landscape of the position as a whole. The ...

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Dynasty Fantasy Football: Falling Wide Receivers After 2013

In the first part of our positional review for receivers, we looked at which players added to their value by having a good 2013 season. Now it’s time to see the ...

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Dynasty Fantasy Football: 2013 WR Risers

As the dust settles on the Super Bowl, we’ve officially made it to the 2014 season. In dynasty we don’t have a grace period to forget, regroup and reestablish our strategies ...

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2014 Dynasty Fantasy Football Rankings

When the season ends, it’s time to re-assess your dynasty rankings.  For example, I was extremely high on Isaiah Pead before the 2013 season.  In fact, I wrote about 2500 ...

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Dynasty Fantasy Football: Recent Positional Age of Decline

Now that you’ve been introduced to the dynasty format and discovered what type of owner you are, it’s time to start getting into the brass tacks of roster building. Hopefully ...

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Dynasty: Mocking a Startup

Mock drafting is an essential tool for any avid fantasy footballer.  Interpreting where the value at each position lies is key to success, whether it be in redraft or dynasty.  ...

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Dynasty Fantasy Football: The Mike McDermott Rule

For those of you that aren’t familiar with my work (why not?) and don’t follow me on the Twitter machine (again, why not?), you should know that while I’m new ...

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Dynasty For Dummies

It takes time and pure savvy to build a perennial juggernaut of a dynasty team.  It takes a great deal of luck to build a championship redraft team.  This is ...

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