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The Late-Round Podcast

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The Late-Round Podcast is an analytically-driven football show that digs deep into specific NFL and fantasy football-related topics. It's powered by The numberFire Podcast Network.

The Late-Round Podcast is an analytically-driven football show that digs deep into specific NFL and fantasy football-related topics. It's powered by The numberFire Podcast Network.
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United States

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FanDuel

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The Late-Round Podcast is an analytically-driven football show that digs deep into specific NFL and fantasy football-related topics. It's powered by The numberFire Podcast Network.

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English


Episodes

147: Early-Season Schedule Analysis

7/17/2018
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Which players should you target and avoid in your fantasy football drafts based on early-season schedules? JJ examines.

Duration:00:12:28

146: Mailbag 7/13/18

7/13/2018
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This week's mailbag features a look at this year's Scott Fish Bowl, analysis on Jay Ajayi and Kenyan Drake's seemingly inflated average draft positions, and tons more.

Duration:00:16:20

145: How the League Has Evolved

7/10/2018
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numberFire's Justin Freeman hops on The Late-Round Podcast to talk about the NFL's offensive trends, and what these trends mean for your fantasy football strategy here in 2018.

Duration:00:25:21

144: Mailbag 7/6/18

7/6/2018
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How should you go about tiering players? Is Spencer Ware a strong late-round pick? Are tight ends better to draft early than quarterbacks? Those questions -- and plenty more -- are answered on this week's mailbag episode.

Duration:00:14:35

143: Relying on the Waiver Wire

7/3/2018
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Exactly how good are we at navigating the fantasy football waiver wire? On Episode 143 of The Late-Round Podcast, JJ brings on guest Brandon Gdula to talk through a study that examines this very question.

Duration:00:19:23

142: Mailbag 6/29/18

6/29/2018
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How should fantasy football owners view Sammy Watkins this season? Is Mark Ingram a logical target for Alvin Kamara owners? Which positional slot do you want in drafts this year? Those questions -- and more -- are answered on this week's mailbag episode.

Duration:00:14:51

141: Keeper Selection

6/26/2018
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We're just weeks away from fantasy football keeper deadlines, which means thousands of owners are about to make their first important decision of the 2018 fantasy season. But how do you optimize your keeper choice? How do you know who to keep? Episode 141 of The Late-Round Podcast helps answer these questions.

Duration:00:13:46

140: Mailbag 6/22/18

6/22/2018
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On this week's mailbag episode, JJ looks at this year's top-10 offenses, explains how your superflex plans may change in best ball leagues, let's the world know about his low-key 2018 Eli Manning love, and much more.

Duration:00:16:53

139: Superflex Strategy

6/19/2018
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If you're playing in a two-quarterback or superflex fantasy football league, you may not know how to handle the quarterback position. On Episode 139 of The Late-Round Podcast, JJ looks at historical data to help answers these questions. By the end, you'll be superflexing your muscles.

Duration:00:25:29

138: Mailbag 6/15/18

6/15/2018
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How does Duke Johnson's recent contract extension impact Nick Chubb? Should Le'Veon Bell just move to wide receiver? Are fantasy football owners overrating Rashaad Penny? Those questions -- and more -- are answered on this week's mailbag episode.

Duration:00:18:40

137: Spotting a Breakout Wide Receiver

6/12/2018
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Last week, JJ looked at ways to spot a late-round breakout running back in your fantasy football drafts. Using a similar process, he does the same for wide receivers on Episode 137 of The Late-Round Podcast.

Duration:00:14:06

136: Mailbag 6/8/18

6/8/2018
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Is Josh Gordon undervalued in early fantasy football drafts? What about Robert Woods? What defines a handcuff? Those questions -- and more -- are answered on this week's mailbag episode.

Duration:00:14:12

135: Spotting a Breakout Running Back

6/5/2018
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Is there a method to help spot late-round breakout running backs in fantasy football? According to a study done recently by Late-Round Podcast host JJ Zachariason, there might be. And he talks through it on Episode 135 of the show.

Duration:00:17:44

134: Mailbag 6/1/18

6/1/2018
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After ranting about Seahawks offensive coordinator Brian Schottenheimer, JJ looks at the value of average draft position, whether this year's rookie running backs are overrated, and lots more.

Duration:00:15:48

133: Positive Regression Candidates

5/29/2018
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Sometimes players underperform in fantasy football because they were unlucky. Sometimes it's because their teams do things that aren't sustainable. Then, the following season, things get sorted out. And, in a lot of cases, those players -- those positive regression candidates -- become values in fantasy drafts. Who are some of this year's positive regression candidates? JJ explains in Episode 133.

Duration:00:16:05

132: Mailbag 5/25/18

5/25/2018
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On this week's mailbag episode, JJ further examines the notion of "reaching" in fantasy football drafts, talks through an underrated reason selecting quarterbacks early is wrong, shares some of his favorite late-round rookie running backs, and he even talks about -- wait for it -- kickers!

Duration:00:16:57

131: Regression Candidates

5/22/2018
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Regression is a very real thing in sports. On Episode 131 of The Late-Round Podcast, JJ looks at some of the big performances from the 2017 season that will more than likely fall back to reality. Some of this regression is being reflected in early fantasy football average draft position data, but some isn't. And that's when you can really exploit the market and maximize value in fantasy football.

Duration:00:14:27

130: Mailbag 5/17/18

5/17/2018
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Are we looking at Saquon Barkley's value incorrectly? Should teams be trading back in rookie drafts this season? Can Julio Jones match DeAndre Hopkins' output in 2018? Those questions -- and more -- are answered on this week's Late-Round Podcast mailbag episode.

Duration:00:17:38

129: Insights From Building Projections

5/15/2018
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After building fantasy football projections for the 2018 season, JJ looks at some low-key insights he discovered through the process. Some topics include A.J. Green's potential to rebound, the Saints pass-to-run tendencies, and a few late-round wide receivers who should have a high floor production-wise.

Duration:00:14:56

128: Mailbag 5/11/18

5/11/2018
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On this week's Late-Round Podcast mailbag episode, JJ looks at Alvin Kamara's outlook given Mark Ingram's injury, analyzes the Indianapolis Colts' backfield, and wonders if there's a Kareem Hunt in this year's draft class. He goes over much more, of course, too.

Duration:00:13:55