Whether you play in a casual re-draft league or a more serious deep dynasty format, a traditional or a modified scoring format, with your friends and family or with your co-workers, we know that no two leagues are alike.
With that in mind, this will serve as a one-stop shop for all of our best material to ensure you make the best fantasy football picks you can in every draft you’re in: rankings and cheat sheets for PPR and non-PPR, mock drafts for various league types, sleepers and busts for this season, and plenty of helpful information and tips from our expert team of fantasy football analysts.
Whether you have been doing this for years or are a fantasy first-timer, we have everything you need to help you draft a great team and start the season with a shot at a championship.
Below you’ll find all of our best content as we lead up to the start of the NFL season!
Fantasy football cheat sheets, mock drafts, projections
Get all of our best fantasy intel, compiled on a printable cheat sheet to bring with you to your fantasy football drafts.
Cheat Sheet Central
A collection of downloadable, printable cheat sheets for the 2021 fantasy football season, including PPR, non-PPR, superflex and dynasty/keeper leagues. Perfect for your drafts.
10-team, PPR (5/18) | 10-team, 1/2 PPR (6/24) | 10-team, PPR (7/20)
12-team, PPR (7/30) | 12-team, non-PPR (8/6) | 10-team, 1/2-PPR (8/13)
10-team, 2-QB (8/20) | 12-team, 1/2-PPR (8/27) | 8-team, PPR (9/2)
12-team, PPR with the Fantasy Focus crew (9/1)
Mike Clay’s projected output for players at every fantasy position, sortable by specific category.
These rankings represent the consensus among our fantasy football analysts for the 2021 season. Each analyst maintains their personal ranking for the top 25 quarterbacks, 50 running backs, 50 wire receivers, 25 tight ends, 25 kickers and 25 defense/special teams units. The players are then ranked by the average of those rankings. Each position can also be sorted by any individual analyst’s rankings.
Matthew Berry: PPR Top 200
Mike Clay: The 192 players who should be drafted
IDP rankings and content
Clay, Cockcroft and McCormick: Top 50 DLs, LBs and DBs
IDP breakouts and sleepers for 2021
Defensive players ready to take a big step and those who could provide surprising value.
Custom dollar value generator
Input your league’s scoring system and roster requirements to generate values for your fantasy football auction. Custom Dollar Value Generator
Fantasy football advice and strategy
Tristan H. Cockcroft helps you get ready for your draft — regardless of when you pick — by planning ahead for Rounds 1 and 2.
Things never go as planned in drafts, but Mike lists his ideal picks in each round this year and his overall draft strategy.
Draft-Day Manifesto: 7 habits of highly effective drafters
Matthew Berry highlights the most common traits of successful fantasy managers on draft day.
Whether you’re new to fantasy or a seasoned vet who plays in a dynasty league, there’s something here for you.
You hear talk of taking this approach, but how successful are those who employ it?
For years, most fantasy veterans have strongly recommended spending your final pick on a kicker. What has changed to suggest a different approach?
Lists and insight
Matthew Berry’s 100 facts
Matthew drops knowledge you should be aware of in advance of the 2021 season.
Matt breaks down the players he’s highest on at different stages of the draft.
Adam’s favorite values in the early, middle and late rounds.
Eric lists players who are being undervalued in drafts and, thus, keep winding up on his rosters.
This is all about value. Eric highlights players being drafted way too soon.
Love/Hate for 2021
It’s Matthew Berry’s must-read column of the preseason, highlighting his most undervalued and overvalued players in drafts.
They aren’t necessarily highly ranked nor are they sleepers. Just players Field Yates wants on as many of his fantasy teams as possible.
Tristan H. Cockcroft lists his favorite off-the-radar options for deeper leagues this season.
NFL Nation training camp mailbag
No one is more locked in on all 32 teams than our NFL Nation reporters. Get the latest news and camp insight.
Our analysts’ picks to overachieve, underachieve and emerge.
Eric Karabell provides his initial read on the rookies, as well as early usage trends in backfields around the league.
Mike Clay compares this year’s top candidates to break out to those who did it in 2020.
Mike Clay highlights the easiest and toughest schedules for WRs this season.
Matt Bowen breaks down the backfields with the most competition for touches.
Mike Clay ranks the top backups who could flourish if opportunity presents itself.
Matt Bowen explains which wideouts in new places will benefit from new schemes.
Mike Clay breaks down which fantasy wideouts to upgrade or downgrade, based on frequency of teams’ 3-wide sets.
Individual player analysis
Roundtable: Varying levels of confidence in Saquon Barkley
A combination of NFL reporters and fantasy analysts give their expectations on the Giants’ RB in his return to action.
Tristan H. Cockcroft delves into how history has treated rookie TEs and how to value the Falcons rookie.
Hurts showed flashes as a rookie. Eric Karabell takes a closer look at Philadelphia’s versatile quarterback.
Matt Bowen explains whether there is reason for optimism for the Cowboys’ star.
Mike Clay explains whether Thomas can match his impressive production from last season.
Mike Clay pores over the ramifications of Jones moving to the Titans.
Tristan H. Cockcroft details what to expect from the Bills’ quarterback after a breakout 2020.
What can fantasy managers expect from OBJ in 2021? Matt Bowen digs in.
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