7 Fantasy Football Links To Make You Smarter For 2017

  • David Gonos


We play well with others! What does that mean exactly? It means, when Fantasy Football writers and websites post good articles, we want you to know about them. So once a week, we roll out this article that touches on seven or so Fantasy Football links that will help fortify your 2017 Fantasy draft prep!

Whether you are doing a bunch of your own mock drafts or just using some other Fantasy draft tools, you are in constant need of more information. This is especially so at this point of the summer, when websites really haven’t ramped up their content just yet.

7 Fantasy Football Links To Make You Smarter For 2017

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1. 4 Fantasy Football Breakout Candidates in 2017 You Should Target

By Kyle Holden of GridironExperts.com
It’s tough to win a Fantasy league if you don’t hit on some breakout players and sleepers, while also avoiding the busts. One of the players chosen to have a breakout season (a middle-round pick with early round potential) is Colts WR Donte Moncrief – who was also a breakout candidate last season! We’ll see if he can stay healthy this time around.

2. Who’s the Fourth-Best Fantasy Running Back In 2017, After the Big Three?

by David Gonos of DavidGonos.com

We all know Le’Veon Bell, Ezekiel Elliott and David Johnson are the top three running backs taken in every draft, whether it’s PPR or non-PPR, and some of them will be taken in the top three overall. But there is a great debate right now over the fourth running back in PPR formats, and I look into the four candidates that might take that spot in your league.

3. 2017 Rookie Wide Receivers: Fantasy Football Winners & Losers

By Michael Tomlin of SoCalledFantasyExperts.com

Tomlin does a great job of pointing out exactly which NFL veterans and which rookies are very much winners after the 2017 NFL Draft. He also mentions some losers, too! An interesting player he mentioned as a winner? How about Cowboys WR Ryan Switzer?

4. 2017 Fantasy Football Rankings Top 323 Overall

By Joe Bond of FantasySixPack.net

Everyone loves to check out rankings – early and often! Bond and his staff posted their rankings on Friday, just before the weekend. That should give you stuff to think about! They have Doug Martin seventh overall!?!?!?!!?!?! Just kidding.

5. Fantasy Outlooks For Redskins’ Terrelle Pryor & Browns Kenny Britt

By Frank Stampfl of RotoExperts.com

I’m not a huge fan of Pryor’s, but I’ve been wrong before. It happens! Stampfl thinks Pryor’s numbers from last year are about the floor of what we should expect in 2017. What’s his ceiling, though?

6. Don’t Draft Rookie Tight Ends

By Kurt Turner of FantasyKnuckleheads.com

With rookie tight ends O.J. Howard, Evan Engram and David Njoku entering the league, coming off of Hunter Henry’s success last year, you might be tempted to pick up a rookie tight end in your draft! Turner will talk you out of it!

7. VIDEOS: 2017 Fantasy Football: Top 20 Running Backs

By Chris Meaney of FNTSY.com

Is David Johnson the clear-cut No. 1 RB in Fantasy drafts? After the consensus top tailbacks, who lands at fourth and fifth?

You can catch his from 11-20 here! Is it time to believe in Isaiah Crowell? Can Joe Mixon win the starting job in Cincinnati? Which rookie RB should you target?

Donte Moncrief Photo Credit: Andy Lyons, Getty Images


David Gonos

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