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Rankings Updates: Biggest Risers and Fallers (Ep. 385)

We analyze which players have moved up or down our rankings the most throughout the preseason with Dalton Del Don from Yahoo! Sports. Is Nick Chubb (10:06) deserving of the first overall pick in drafts and does Kerryon Johnson (26:51) have less upside than most people think? Are drafters undervaluing Sammy Watkins (38:16) and is Lamar Jackson (53:14) actually being underrated as a passer? Sponsors: Hooters - A fantasy football draft day party is only complete with food, drinks, and...


Late-Round Fliers + Defenses and Kickers to Target (Ep. 383)

Friend of the show and author of the best-selling Fantasy Black Book series, Joe Pisapia, helps us break down which guys you should target late in drafts. Darwin Thompson (9:30) has noteworthy value as Damien Williams' handcuff, but are Mecole Hardman (24:38) and Mike Davis (33:07) truly worth late-round selections and does Adam Humphries (48:04) have any viability in Tennessee? The trio then names defenses (49:34) and kickers (55:00) that can have a positive impact for your...


Favorite Draft Targets by Round w/ Adam Rank (Ep. 382)

On today's show, the guys team up with Adam Rank from NFL Network and shine some light on their top draft targets in every round. Why might it be wise to grab Travis Kelce (9:04) late in the first round and can Joe Mixon (17:32) defy the odds to finish the season as a high-end RB1? David Montgomery (31:00) could be primed for a big year in an improving Bears offense, especially if Mitch Trubisky (58:06) can play up to his potential and have a breakout season. Sponsors: Fleaflicker –...


Players You'll Regret Drafting at Their ADP w/ James Koh (Ep. 381)

Four-time Emmy Award winner and NFL Next Gen Stats analyst, James Koh, comes on with us to chat about which RBs and QBs he is avoiding at their ADP. Then later, we shed light on the WRs and TEs you will regret taking with our next guest, Jared Smola from DraftSharks. The first overall pick might be too high for Saquon Barkley (3:59) and Miles Sanders (19:24) may struggle to return value at his draft cost. We also question why Julian Edelman's (33:07) ADP is so high and discuss Calvin...


Top Sleepers w/ Scott Pianowski (Ep. 380)

We break down the top sleepers in fantasy football with one of the most respected analysts across the fantasy industry, Scott Pianowski of Yahoo! Sports, and kick off the show with the latest news on Antonio Brown (4:09). Tony Pollard (21:00) may have more upside than most fantasy owners suspect, Geoff Swaim (30:41) could emerge as Nick Foles' go-to guy, and Justice Hill's (44:42) talent might be too tantalizing for the Ravens to underutilize him. Josh Gordon (47:53) is certainly not a...


Bold Predictions + Who's the Next Phillip Lindsay? w/ Brad Evans (Ep. 379)

One of the fantasy community's most fun personalities, Brad Evans of Yahoo! Sports, joins the fray today as we get crazy with some wild bold predictions! Is Patrick Mahomes (2:52) due for some big time touchdown regression, how likely is it for Todd Gurley (15:36) to become a total bust, and does Aaron Rodgers (34:12) have a career year now that Mike McCarthy is gone? We finish the show by naming players who could be the next Phillip Lindsay (54:48), like Brian Hill (55:07) and Malcolm Brown...


PPR Mock Draft w/ Christopher Harris (Ep. 378)

Christopher Harris of Harris Football competes against Bobby and Tags in another fun and exciting mock draft! After Saquon Barkley went first overall, Chris snagged Ezekiel Elliott (03:01) with the second pick, Bobby took Julio Jones (4:47) eighth, and Tags grabbed Davante Adams (5:21) at the 10th slot. Aaron Jones (11:49) is the definition of a high-risk/high-reward pick, Corey Davis' (19:07) biggest roadblock is Marcus Mariota, and Nyheim Hines (36:57) may be more impressive as a receiver...


Mid-Round Targets + Fantasy Feud w/ Jake Ciely (Ep. 377)

Friend of the show, Jake Ciely of The Athletic, returns to discuss which players present the most value in the middle rounds. Is Andrew Luck (3:45) worth taking a chance on in light of his injury concerns, how high is Hunter Henry's (27:45) upside, and is Sterling Shepard (35:21) locked into a top-30 finish if he can stay healthy? As the show comes to a close, we bring you another exciting installment of Fantasy Feud (45:44)! Will Tags' winning streak come to a halt, or will Bobby be forced...


Jeff Ratcliffe vs. Expert Consensus Rankings + Rookies to Target & Avoid (Ep. 376)

Today our guys talk with Jeff Ratcliffe from Pro Football Focus about which players he is much higher and lower on than the Expert Consensus Rankings. Should fantasy owners expect David Montgomery (11:29) to produce better numbers than Jordan Howard did with Chicago last year, does the fantasy community undervalue Alshon Jeffery (27:03), and how concerned should you be about Julian Edelman's (36:39) age? The show ends in a discussion on which rookies we're watching and who we're staying away...


Avoid These 13 Busts + Who's Most Likely to ____ ? w/ Matt Waldman (Ep. 375)

We are joined by Matt Waldman of Footballguys and together we each share our top busts for the upcoming season. Should fantasy owners be heavily concerned about Antonio Brown (2:43) and can Russell Wilson (20:36) maintain his high efficiency from last year? Who has the higher bust potential between Jordan Howard (29:12) and Miles Sanders (30:36) and is Theo Riddick a bigger threat to Phillip Lindsay's (38:41) touches than we may think? To close out the show, we read your questions about...


Half-PPR Mock Draft w/ Adam Aizer (Ep. 374)

Adam Aizer, podcast host for the Fantasy Football Today Podcast, competes against Bobby and Tags in our first mock draft of the NFL preseason! The guys quickly go over Keke Coutee's (2:37) injury and Andy Reid's decision to employ a backfield committee in Kansas City (4:19) before we start the draft. The fun begins (15:06) with Bobby nabbing Alvin Kamara with the fourth pick, Tags taking David Johnson (15:36) fifth, and Adam snatching JuJu Smith-Schuster (16:55) with the 11th pick. Should...


Running Back Rankings & Tiers + Common Draft Mistakes w/ J.J. Zachariason (Ep. 373)

J.J. Zachariason, host of The Late-Round Podcast, is on the show with us today to go over our running back rankings and tiers. How does Duke Johnson's (11:03) arrival in Houston affect his value and what is Damien Williams' (29:05) floor? How high is Sony Michel's (33:08) ceiling now that he might be used in the passing game and can Miles Sanders (51:38) run away with the Eagles' starting running back job? To close out the show, each expert names a couple mistakes (1:01:14) that commonly...


Riskiest Draft Picks + Fantasy Odd Man Out (Ep. 372)

Our duo spends today's show discussing which players have the most risk entering the 2019 season. Is Jameis Winston (7:20) a lock to blow past his ADP despite his risk and should expectations be reigned in for Joe Mixon (20:37)? Has Cooper Kupp (41:16) already peaked and is a big regression coming for Patrick Mahomes (51:57)? Before closing out the show, the guys introduce a new trivia segment called Fantasy Odd Man Out (58:39). Listen to find out how many questions Tags get right (along...


Wide Receiver Rankings & Tiers w/ Matt Harmon (Ep. 371)

Matt Harmon from Yahoo Sports is in with us today as we analyze our wide receiver rankings and identify which players standout in their respective tiers. Should Tyreek Hill (11:42) be viewed as a top-tier wideout and what concerns should drafters have with Amari Cooper (27:49)? Is it best to avoid A.J. Green (34:34) and how would Melvin Gordon's holdout affect Mike Williams (47:06)? Sponsors: DRAFT - Join the $3.5 million dollar best ball championship on DRAFT! All new players get a FREE...


Buy or Sell the Hype + What are the Odds of ____? (Ep. 370)

We kick off the week with Heath Cummings from CBS Sports and analyze which players you would be wise to buy or sell the hype on. Between second-tier QBs Baker Mayfield, Cam Newton, and Carson Wentz (10:26), which one should fantasy owners be looking to snag the most shares of? Is it time to hop aboard the Miles Sanders (17:45) hype train and should we expect Josh Gordon (36:01) to play at all this year? In the final third of the show, the trio takes a shot at naming the odds of certain...


Training Camp Surprises + Who's the Next Alvin Kamara? (Ep. 369)

Former NFL offensive lineman, Ross Tucker, comes on with us to share his thoughts on the most interesting training camp tidbits from around the league. What's the biggest concern fantasy owners should have regarding Le'Veon Bell (12:15), what do we make of the holdouts from Ezekiel Elliott (26:03) and Melvin Gordon, and can Miles Sanders (36:02) become a workhorse for Philadelphia? Towards the end of the show, our hosts aim to identify which players might be the next Matt Ryan (46:29), Alvin...


Where the Expert Consensus is Wrong + Fantasy Fill in the Blank (Ep. 368)

The guys explain which players they largely differ on compared to the Expert Consensus Rankings (ECR) at each position and then engage in a fun, new segment called Fantasy Fill in the Blank (49:15). Is Jared Goff (3:19) QB1 or QB2 material, does Joe Mixon (17:46) have a capped ceiling, and can David Moore (37:59) lead the Seahawks in targets? Toward the end of the show, we take a stab at naming a couple players who could be on the highest percentage of fantasy playoff rosters...


Best and Worst Draft Strategies (Ep. 367)

Our duo opens spends the show breaking down draft strategies for all sorts of draft types and settings after examining the ramifications of A.J. Green's injury (4:33). In the redraft (15:52) portion of the podcast, we touch on how to handle two-quaterback leagues (29:36), explain the Zero RB (37:10) strategy, and share our insight into how much strength of schedule (46:51) matters. The guys also give their tips on how to best approach drafts in auction (52:12), dynasty (55:17), and best ball...


Draft Rankings w/ Sean Koerner + Sneaky Upside Plays (Ep. 366)

Sean Koerner of The Action Network gives us a hand today and together, we walk you through the players he likes more or less than the Expert Consensus Rankings (ECR) along with which athletes hold sneaky upside this season. How concerned should fantasy owners be about Sony Michel's (9:59) knee and will Tyrell Williams (19:06) be better than many expect in Oakland? How much upside does Jimmy Garoppolo (39:50) have despite the lack of rushing and what is Austin Hooper's (54:25)...


Top Training Camp Battles + AFC North Fantasy Preview w/ Sigmund Bloom (Ep. 365)

Sigmund Bloom from Footballguys hops in with us to go over fantasy football's most interesting training camp battles and break down virtually every AFC North skill player's fantasy value. Will Rashaad Penny (8:17) steal the starting job from Chris Carson and what do we make of the Buccaneers' backfield (28:43)? Are the Steelers (43:40) really switching to a running back-by-committee approach this season and is Joe Mixon (54:39) primed to underperform in 2019? Sponsors: DRAFT - Join the...