9 Fantasy Football Draft Strategy Articles From Across the World

  • David Gonos


Knowing who to draft in your Fantasy leagues is always important. But knowing when to draft them is just as important, and that means you need to have some sort of strategy!

We’ve tracked down nine Fantasy Football draft strategy articles to help you understand what to do – and when!

9 Fantasy Football Draft Strategy Articles

This list of articles should help people in all sorts of Fantasy Football leagues, from keeper leagues to dynasty and yearly leagues — and everything in between!

Top-5 Wide Receivers With Comeback Potential

By Brendan Cole from FantasyKnuckleheads.com

Getting a once-good player that has fallen on down times in a rebound year can be a key to a Fantasy team’s success. Brendan lists two wide receivers with WR1 potential, two wideouts with WR2 potential, and one wide receiver that could serve as a potential flex all season.

Fresh 2017 Fantasy Football Rankings For NFL Preseason

By Jake Ciely from RotoExperts.com

Bookmark this article so you can get a good idea of which players are rising and falling during the NFL exhibition season.

The Safety Thesis: A Free & Strong Study (For IDP Leagues)

From JJohnson of DynastyFootballFactory.com

This is a great longform piece of content that goes into the strategies behind drafting strong safeties and free safeties in Individual Defensive Player leagues.

PPR Mock Draft: Which Draft Slots Are the Toughest?

By Michael Tomlin from SoCalledFantasyExperts.com

Tomlin, one of SCFE’s featured senior writers, goes through the work of doing some PPR mock drafts to figure out the spots you least want to draft from!

2017 Fantasy Football Bye Week Draft Strategy: To Care or Not To Care?

By Tyler Thompson from FantasySixPack.net

This was actually an interesting article because Tyler looks at the bye-week drafting strategy from several different angles, including those that choose to ignore bye weeks, those that draft players on one bye week, and those care about bye weeks to a point.

2017 Will Be the Year of Kirk Cousins

By Noah Spurlock from WeTalkFantasySports.com

Cousins has performed well enough over the past two seasons to turn some Fantasy Football heads. But Spurlock believes that this season will actually be his breakout year. He points to the fact he should see much more success in the red zone in 2017 as one of the reasons for future success.

2018 Fantasy Football Risers: 7 Players Whose ’18 Value Will Crush ‘17

By David Gonos From DavidGonos.com

Basically, this is an article about players that might be in for a rough 2017 season, but the horizon looks much better for them in the 2018 season. In other words, these are players that would make for nice keepers heading into 2018.

NFL Training Camp: Fantasy Position Battles

By Jody Smith from GridironExperts.com

Smith looks over the NFL Training Camp landscape to find the most important position battles that will affect Fantasy Football the most – and he predicts who will win.

Three Ways You’re Screwing Up Zero RB… How to Fix Them

By Chris Mangano from RotoBaller.com

Some people want to employ the Zero RB Strategy, but they’re doing it wrong, and it could cost them in the Fantasy Football standings!

Meanwhile … From FNTSY.com

A couple of the top dawgs over at RotoExperts chime in with their instant analysis of the Ezekiel Elliott suspension. Joining Corey Parson and Jake Ciely is Brandon Marianne Lee of HerFantasyFootball.com!

We hope this helpful list of articles helped you in your eternal search to learn more about Fantasy Football strategy!

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David Gonos

David Gonos has been writing about sports online since 2001, including CBSSports.com, FoxSports.com, NFL.com, MLB.com and SportsIllustrated.com.