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Liz Loza and Matt Harmon are joined by a revolving cast of Yahoo Fantasy Experts including Andy Behrens, Dalton Del Don, Brad Evans and Scott Pianowski to dish out fantasy advice, life advice and take listener voicemails. Call the voicemail line at 888-85-YAHOO.

Liz Loza and Matt Harmon are joined by a revolving cast of Yahoo Fantasy Experts including Andy Behrens, Dalton Del Don, Brad Evans and Scott Pianowski to dish out fantasy advice, life advice and take listener voicemails. Call the voicemail line at 888-85-YAHOO.

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Liz Loza and Matt Harmon are joined by a revolving cast of Yahoo Fantasy Experts including Andy Behrens, Dalton Del Don, Brad Evans and Scott Pianowski to dish out fantasy advice, life advice and take listener voicemails. Call the voicemail line at 888-85-YAHOO.

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Episodes

2020 Draft Team Needs: AFC

4/10/2020
With the NFL Draft getting closer by the day, Liz Loza and Matt Harmon are continuing to preview what lies ahead. This time, they look towards teams in the AFC. And speaking of the draft, things will have a new spin this year, as teams will make their picks virtually. As such, you can imagine that Dave Gettleman is figuring out how to use a computer, while Jon Gruden thinks Zoom is the name of a wide receiver. Oh, and Pete Carroll has probably hoarded all the gum in the northwest Washington...

Duration:00:43:12

Rookie Snapshot 2020: Running Backs

4/8/2020
Hello everyone and welcome to the second edition of Rookie Snapshot, our new miniseries where Liz Loza is joined by Yahoo Sports NFL Draft analyst Eric Edholm to take a deep dive into top prospects (and future fantasy stars?) set to join the league. In this episode, our experts look at some of the stud running backs in the 2020 rookie class. This week’s episode includes: • Jonathan Taylor, Wisconsin Badgers (02:21) • JK Dobbins, Ohio State Buckeyes (16:20) • D’Andre Swift, Georgia...

Duration:00:56:26

Early look at 2020 draft rankings & players on new teams

4/3/2020
With the NFL Draft getting closer by the day, Liz Loza and Matt Harmon decided to reveal an early look at their 2020 fantasy football draft rankings on the latest podcast. Rounding out the top three consensus picks are: Christian McCaffrey, Saquon Barkley, and Ezekiel Elliott. Our experts discuss more from their rankings, as well as where they disagreed farther down the ranks (Hint: Liz was the lowest on Lamar Jackson amongst the five experts, while Matt was the highest on George Kittle)....

Duration:00:43:57

Rookie Snapshot 2020: Wide Receivers

4/1/2020
Hello everyone and welcome to the very first edition of Rookie Snapshot, our new miniseries where Liz Loza is joined by Yahoo Sports NFL Draft analyst Eric Edholm to take a deep dive into top prospects (and future fantasy stars?) set to join the league. First up, our experts look at some of the stud wide receivers in this very deep rookie class. This week’s episode includes: • Henry Ruggs, Alabama Crimson Tide (02:29) • Jerry Jeudy, Alabama Crimson Tide (10:23) • CeeDee Lamb, Oklahoma...

Duration:00:48:28

Gurley & Gordon find new homes, but where will Cam Newton land?

3/27/2020
Well, it’s official: The Cam Newton era is over in Carolina. Liz Loza and Matt Harmon discuss the Panthers releasing the former MVP and more a bit later on the latest fantasy football podcast. First, two big-name running backs switched teams. The Los Angeles Rams released Todd Gurley, and he was subsequently signed to a one-year deal with the Atlanta Falcons. (3:55) The Denver Broncos signed free agent Melvin Gordon, adding him to a backfield that already contained Phillip Lindsay and...

Duration:00:53:07

Todd Gurley released, QBs on the move as Free Agency continues

3/20/2020
What a YEAR this week has been! Tom Brady to the Buccaneers — could Antonio Brown join him? — Philip Rivers to the Colts, both DeAndre Hopkins and Stefon Diggs got traded, and Cam Newton gave a very Cam-Newton-like reply to the Panthers allowing him to seek a trade. (6:56) All in a week’s worth of NFL Free Agency — and it’s not over yet. Liz Loza and Matt Harmon discuss it all and more on the latest fantasy football podcast. Another quarterback was on the move this week: The Jacksonville...

Duration:00:36:03

Tom Brady waves goodbye to New England and more Free Agency talk

3/18/2020
Technically, the free agency period for the 2020 NFL season actually starts on March 18th, but you would think we were midway through the period the way the deals have been flying! Liz Loza and Matt Harmon talk about all the biggest moves made in the latest fantasy football podcast. After a Monday that included a mind-boggling DeAndre Hopkins-to-the-Cardinals trade -- that our own Matt Harmon called the worst trade of all time -- and a late-night trade for Stefon Diggs by the Buffalo...

Duration:00:51:29

NFL Dysfunctional Franchise Power Rankings

3/11/2020
This second week of March is not the busiest time in the NFL calendar. In the valley between the combine and the start of free agency, with an important labor vote potentially getting resolved over the weekend, NFL fans and prognosticators alike feel like they're about to crest the first drop of a roller coaster. Lots of anticipation. Not much action. Have no fear, the Yahoo Fantasy Football Podcast still rolls out the important #content on a weekly basis. Inspired by last week's discussion...

Duration:00:33:47

7 combine takeaways and 5 free agent QB landing spots

3/6/2020
Welcome back! Earlier this week, Liz Loza wrote on her top takeaways from the NFL Scouting Combine. Liz and Matt Harmon take a deep dive into 7 of those takeaways and more in the latest fantasy football podcast. Our experts run down the likes of Denzel Mims (who might be a unicorn) (9:00) and AJ Dillon who some experts are either rightly or wrongly comparing to Derrick Henry (15:40). Only time will tell! They also discuss the prospects of Joe Burrow, and who might be the third quarterback...

Duration:00:50:02

Brady on the move? Bucs on the QB hunt? The NFL Combine rumor mill is in full swing!

2/28/2020
The NFL Scouting Combine has begun, and so too the rumor mill begins to spin. Everything from Cam Newton to Joe Burrow’s hands have already been discussed. Liz Loza and Matt Harmon run down those storylines and more in the latest fantasy football podcast. ESPN's Jeff Darlington is reporting sources close to Tom Brady is evaluating free agency with the intention of departing. Is someone punking the American public or should you order your TB12 Las Vegas Raiders jersey right now? (3:45) The...

Duration:00:48:00

Greg Olsen lands in Seattle, 3 WRs to watch in the combine and offseason social media detectives

2/21/2020
Since last week’s episode, some veteran faces who have been fantasy stars in the past have announced their return to the NFL in 2020. Greg Olsen signed a one-year deal with the Seattle Seahawks. Drew Brees will return to the New Orleans Saints. Adrian Peterson will once again take the field as a member of the Washington Redskins. Even Jason Witten, who tried (and failed) his hand in the booth, stated he wants to play again. Liz Loza and Matt Harmon discuss those returns and more in the...

Duration:00:46:36

Valentine's Day matchmaker with Philip Rivers, Amari Cooper and the 2020 free agent class

2/14/2020
It’s the second full week of February, and for many folks, that means love is in the air — yes, Valentine’s Day. And in the spirit of happy couples, Liz Loza and Matt Harmon decided to play matchmaker in the latest fantasy football podcast. But instead of bringing couples to the perfect V-Day restaurant or pairing a significant other with the perfect gift, they’re taking the top soon-to-be free agents and placing them in a new team. [Yahoo Sportsbook powered by BetMGM: Deposit $10, Get...

Duration:00:57:59

Looking at 2020 RBs, WRs, and TEs — and should Taysom Hill be FLEX eligible?

2/7/2020
After yet another playoff comeback from a 10+ point deficit, Patrick Mahomes and the Kansas City Chiefs defeated the San Francisco 49ers to claim the Lombardi Trophy at Super Bowl LIV. Liz Loza and Matt Harmon recap their weeks in Miami (0:35) and big game (7:35) on the latest fantasy football podcast. [Yahoo Sportsbook powered by BetMGM: Deposit $10, Get $100 in Free Bets. NJ only. 21+. Terms apply] Elsewhere in the NFL, Matt asked Taysom Hill about his fantasy eligibility, and the...

Duration:00:46:53

Chiefs vs 49ers: Taking a longer look at both backfields and Deebo vs. Mecole in 2020

1/30/2020
With the big game just a few days away, Liz Loza and Matt Harmon preview the matchup and much more from Radio Row in Miami on the latest fantasy football podcast! Before they get to that, breaking news out of Chicago: Mitchell Trubisky went under the knife to fix an injured shoulder. Could this cure his passing woes from 2019? Too bad it was his non-throwing shoulder that was injured the whole time. Loza continues to lament the QB situation in the Windy City. (0:35) Later, our experts give...

Duration:00:30:43

Packers & Titans post-mortem, Eli retiring, and ranking the QBs in 2020

1/24/2020
This is it. The matchup is set. The Kansas City Chiefs and the San Francisco 49ers will meet for all the marbles at Super Bowl LIV. Who ya got? Liz Loza and Matt Harmon give their initial thoughts on the matchup in the latest fantasy football podcast. But we can’t forget about the teams the Chiefs and 49ers beat to get here. Liz and Matt give their thoughts on both the Titans and Packers — two squads that probably played beyond their means in these playoffs. (1:10) [Yahoo Sportsbook...

Duration:00:45:17

Divisional round recap, championship preview, and more coaching changes

1/14/2020
The NFL playoffs have not disappointed thus far, giving Liz Loza and Matt Harmon a lot to discuss on the latest fantasy football podcast! Kicking off the weekend, Kyle Shanahan, Robert Saleh and the San Francisco 49ers put on a show on both sides of the ball, completely dominating the Minnesota Vikings. Particularly impressive was the re-emergence of Tevin Coleman in the SF backfield. As always, the 49ers RB situation is hard to parse from a fantasy angle, but it demands your attention....

Duration:00:58:58

The coaching carousel is in full spin and divisional playoff round preview

1/9/2020
Happy New Year! A LOT has happened since our last episode, but Liz Loza and Matt Harmon are back to talk all things football in the latest fantasy podcast. First up, the coaching carousel is in full effect, as one of the biggest pieces was knocked off the board. Jason Garrett is gone from Dallas, replaced by veteran coach Mike McCarthy, which feels a little bit like going from vanilla ice cream to ... artisanal vanilla ice cream. Liz and Matt explain why the move is probably good news for...

Duration:01:04:30

Week 17 Preview: What went right and wrong in fantasy in 2019

12/27/2019
Well, the fantasy championships are over — UNLESS your championship game is in Week 17. If you do, we are obligated by the fantasy overlords themselves to say: “Your league is crazy.” But, if you like to live dangerously, Liz Loza and Matt Harmon have you covered for Week 17 in the latest fantasy football podcast. [Yahoo Sportsbook powered by BetMGM: Deposit $10, Get $100 in Free Bets. NJ only. 21+. Terms apply] First things first: with the Ravens sitting Lamar Jackson (and others) for...

Duration:00:59:57

Week 16 Recap: Strange gifts and performances handed out in championship weekend

12/23/2019
Just in time for the holidays, the football gods gifted us a strange Week 16 to wrap up the 2019 fantasy football season. Liz Loza and Matt Harmon discuss the wild Week 16 and the gifts they think each team received as a result of the weekend's games. For example, the Eagles gifted Cowboys fans what appears to be the end of the Jason Garrett era in Dallas. (01:22) Alvin Kamara found the end zone twice this week – his first scores since Week 3 – which might've been a gift that was too...

Duration:00:47:14

Week 16 Preview: What you need to know before your fantasy championship – and what's going on in Jacksonville?

12/20/2019
It’s fantasy championship week (unless your chip is in Week 17 — if so, probably should change that), and Liz Loza and Matt Harmon have you covered with all things Week 16 in the latest fantasy football podcast. [Play in Yahoo’s NFL $175K Baller. $10 entry fee and $15K to first place] One of the biggest news items heading into the fantasy championship is Dak Prescott dealing with an injured throwing shoulder. Prescott himself has said he’ll be good to go for the Cowboys’ must-win matchup...

Duration:00:57:29