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Waiver Wire Pickups: Week 3 + Chiefs WRs to Target (Ep. 400)

We're back after another week of Sunday NFL action to give you the top waiver pickups heading into Week 3, and we've got one of the fantasy community's most loved personalities, Scott Fish, along for the ride with us today. Is Frank Gore (9:02) seriously a top waiver target as a spot-start option and who is the better pickup between Mecole Hardman and Demarcus Robinson (23:26)? Would it be wise to trade for JuJu Smith-Schuster (39:45) now that Ben Roethlisberger is out for the season and is...


Week 2 Rapid Reaction + Lamar Jackson's Rise (Ep. 399)

Another week is just about in the books and a few developments took place including Ben Roethlisberger getting hurt (8:58) and Lamar Jackson showing up on the stat sheet again (25:10). Two of the biggest losers of the week are Donte Moncrief (7:57) and Dante Pettis (11:53). We dive into our panic meter and Cam Newton's play is setting off a deafening alarm (15:31). What should owners be thinking with O.J. Howard (21:56)? Marvin Jones played better than the stats show (48:45) and Carlos Hyde...


DFS Lineup Advice: Week 2 (Ep. 398)

We are joined today by Chris Raybon of the Action Network as we shine light on our favorite DFS plays in cash games and GPPs. Josh Jacobs' (6:54) high volume and low price is hard to turn away from on DraftKings and Matt Breida (16:11) is a great value on FanDuel with Tevin Coleman out. Is Sammy Watkins (29:55) a must-play cash game option, can you get away with playing each of the Rams' top-three WRs (36:43), and is Darren Waller (46:08) bound to have a bunch of catches this week? We close...


Start/Sit: Week 2 (Ep. 397)

Liz Loza from Yahoo! Sports joins the fun today as we break down our top starts and sits entering Week 2. The trio goes over the latest news with Antonio Brown (4:01) and discuss how his value compares to that of Sammy Watkins (5:08) at this point. Ronald Jones (20:30) appears to be the frontrunner in Tampa's backfield and Carlos Hyde (25:05) might be a startable option against Jacksonville. Marquez Valdes-Scantling's (44:46) versatility and athleticism could help him maintain his fantasy...


Waiver Wire Pickups: Week 2 (Ep. 396)

The guys are back to give you the scoop on which players fantasy owners should flock to on the waiver wire with the first Sunday of NFL action in the books! Adrian Peterson (13:51) suddenly has value once again with Derrius Guice back on the shelf and Malcolm Brown (17:13) appears to have a bigger role than any of us would have thought. Also, should fantasy owners put any stock in Marquise Brown's (30:03) big game and are we looking at a breakout year for John Ross (31:46) thanks to Zac...


Week 1 Rapid Reaction + Sammy Watkins Shines (Ep. 395)

Football has returned, and so have we to give you our instant thoughts on what we witnessed during Week 1's Sunday NFL action! Is elite production from Sammy Watkins (4:17) what we can expect every week Tyreek Hill (2:47) is out and has Miles Sanders (12:14) shown that he's the lead man in Philadelphia's backfield? DeSean Jackson (37:47) stars in a revenge game against Washington and Austin Ekeler (53:21) proved he's the back to trust in Melvin Gordon's absence. Sponsors: FanDuel - FanDuel...


DFS Lineup Advice: Week 1 (Ep. 394)

We're back to give you the lowdown on the best DFS plays every week during the season! Is Joe Mixon (12:30) a GPP target in head coach Zac Taylor's offense and is the risk surrounding Austin Ekeler's (20:24) workload worth taking on in cash games? How safe of a play is Jameis Winston (40:14) and should you gamble on the Jaguars' talented defense (52:16) against the Chiefs in GPPs? At the end of the show, the guys share their stacks and locks of the week (1:05:25). Sponsors: NFL Game Pass -...


Start/Sit: Week 1 + Ezekiel Elliott Signs w/ Sigmund Bloom (Ep. 393)

Football is almost here! We are joined by Sigmund Bloom from Footballguys to shed light on which players you should consider starting and sitting during the first week of NFL action! Should you cut Tony Pollard (3:12) now that Ezekiel Elliott is back and how much work can we expect Elliott (5:33) to see this week? Is Miles Sanders (15:53) set to break out in Week 1, has John Brown (30:17) been heavily undervalued so far, and is Mitch Trubisky (54:37) a viable streamer against Green Bay's...


Week 1 Sleepers + Early Trade Targets (Ep. 392)

Now that most teams are drafted and we begin thinking about our lineups, Pat Mayo of DraftKings joins us on the show to break down Week 1's top sleeper options at each position. Chase Edmonds could find himself the beneficiary of the Air Raid offense (5:49), Matt Breida is no slouch which he proved last season (10:29), and C.J. Anderson could steal some touches from Kerryon Johnson this week (23:13). We move onto the WRs starting with Ted Ginn Jr. (25:16). Pat explains why he's a big fan of...


2019 Season Predictions + Survivor Pool & Pick ’Em Strategy (Ep. 391)

David Hess and Tom Federico from TeamRankings are back with us to share their thoughts on the best ways to approach survivor (3:24) and pick 'em contests (28:18). How do survivor players utilize expected value (8:07), what are the biggest busted survivor pool myths (21:47), and which team makes a great contrarian selection for Week 1 pick 'em pools (32:20)? Later on, the guys get to their AFC (35:35) and NFC (39:17) predictions and break down a couple big Week 1 matchups...


Waiver Wire Pickups: Week 1 (Ep. 390)

We're with Marcas Grant from NFL Media as we analyze the plethora of news from the weekend and break down our top waiver wire stashes. How has the fantasy outlook of the Texans' skill position players changed after the acquisitions of Carlos Hyde (3:37), Laremy Tunsil (4:46), and Kenny Stills (8:06)? What does LeSean McCoy signing with Kansas City mean for Damien Williams (10:48), Darwin Thompson (16:22), and the Bills' RBs (20:36)? Plus, the holdout saga continues with Ezekiel Elliott...


Last-Minute Draft Advice w/ Andy Holloway (Ep. 389)

On today's episode, Andy Holloway from The Fantasy Footballers joins us as we give you guys critical draft tips to help you dominate your last-minute drafts. The show kicks off with the latest on the Ezekiel Elliott (3:20) and Melvin Gordon (6:23) holdout situations. Later on, we discuss many helpful topics that will aid you as you draft, like when you should grab your RB3 and RB4 (23:56), how the Bucs' backfield may shake out (30:46), and what the best and worst draft slots are (47:12). The...


Must-Have Players w/ Justin Boone (Ep. 388)

Justin Boone from theScore is with us today as we give our insight on which players we are trying to get in every draft. Are we heavily undervaluing Tre'Quan Smith (2:41) and does O.J. Howard (25:13) have upside to finish as the TE1? Is Melvin Gordon (38:50) getting ready to play and is a breakout year in store for Dede Westbrook (56:48)? Sponsors: NFL Game Pass - Only with NFL Game Pass can you replay every game all season long. Kick off the 2019 season with a 7-day free trial of NFL Game...


Bounce-backs, Breakouts and Melvin Gordon Returning by Week 1? (Ep. 387)

Are you ready for the season because we certainly are. Jim Sannes of numberFire took time to join the show and together, we're focusing in on a few key names that haven't been mentioned all that much this year. Kenyan Drake (3:25) and Kenny Stills (4:07) have been in the headlines recently, but is there any weight to the trade rumors? Should we buy into the report that Melvin Gordon is likely going to sign a deal (5:08)? We're naming our top three breakouts beginning with a pair of Packers...


Important Preseason Takeaways + Fantasy Fill in the _______ (Ep. 386)

The crew is reunited with BettingPros Podcast host, Dan Harris, and together the trio shares their top preseason takeaways. The guys engage in a couple heated debates on Tony Pollard's (3:37) value if Ezekiel Elliott misses games and Derrius Guice's (16:18) upside if he takes over Washington's starting RB job soon. Is Dede Westbrook (26:48) primed to excel as Nick Foles' top receiver and does Josh Allen (43:56) possess top-10 QB potential? We finish out the show with a fun round of Fantasy...


League Winners + Andrew Luck Retires w/ Michael Fabiano (Ep. 385)

We kick off the show by breaking down the biggest news from the football weekend, including the fallout from Lamar Miller's (2:12) serious injury and Andrew Luck's (7:01) shocking retirement. Michael Fabiano joins the gang in the show's second half to examine which players offer league-winning upside (28:13). Does Odell Beckham (33:04) have more upside than any other receiver, can Kyler Murray's (40:47) rushing can put him in the QB1 overall conversation, and is Melvin Gordon's (48:35) elite...


Rankings Updates: Biggest Risers and Fallers (Ep. 384)

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...