Fantasy Baseball Catcher Rankings 2013

Fantasy Baseball Catcher Rankings 2013
The stats below each catcher’s name in our list of top 40 fantasy baseball catcher rankings for 2013 are simply the numbers they put up in 2012. Their opening day FanDuel prices are also listed below each name, for those of you who play in our single-day money leagues. And if you don’t know about those, you’d ...

Fantasy Baseball Sleepers for 2013 MLB Leagues 6

Fantasy Baseball Sleepers for 2013 MLB Leagues
While we’re all about the far superior one-day fantasy baseball leagues here at FanDuel, we know that many of you still participate in (archaic) season-long leagues. In this feature Insider article, we’re bringing you some of the top fantasy baseball sleepers for the 2013 MLB season. Read on to discover a handful of players who ...

Planning for the Fantasy Football Playoffs

Planning for the Fantasy Football Playoffs
Playoffs? Isn’t August too early to be thinking about the fantasy football playoffs? It’s never too early, if you want to win a fantasy title, to start thinking about the fantasy postseason. Consider this — if you draft well and make smart mid-season pickups, you’re likely to be in a great position to make the ...

Preseason Stars You Should Be Paying Attention To

Preseason Stars You Should Be Paying Attention To
Preseason stats are often meaningless, but if you watch the games and look at them in context you can glean some decent fantasy information from them. Will the guys I’m going to profile here all turn out to be valuable in fantasy this season? No, but thankfully you don’t have to use an early pick ...

2011 Fantasy Football Boom and Bust Players: Wide Receiver

2011 Fantasy Football Boom and Bust Players: Wide Receiver
Wide receiver is one of the positions most heavily impacted by league settings, with only quarterback and passing touchdown value rivaling it.  With that in mind, the boom and bust feature wide receivers will be discussed with FanDuel’s scoring in mind, which includes 0.5 points-per-reception.  Being drafted like a number three fantasy pass catcher, the boom ...

Fantasy Football 2011: Drafting the top WRs in Rounds 1 and 2

Fantasy Football 2011: Drafting the top WRs in Rounds 1 and 2
By Antonio D’Arcangelis A couple years ago, I was fortunate enough to draw the 12th pick in a local 14-team league. Since there’s no penalty for turnovers, a bunch of QBs often come off the board in the first round. I knew going in that I wanted receivers with my first two picks, and that ...

10 Players I Won’t Be Drafting For This Season

10 Players I Won't Be Drafting For This Season
Fellow FanDuel fantasy scribe and noted twitter junkie Chet Gresham (43,000 tweets and counting!) posted a terrific article on Tuesday that discussed seven on-the-radar players he wants on his team this season.  Vincent Jackson in a contract year?  I second that. While Chet’s article is certainly a must-read for the aspiring fantasy champion, it also ...

2011 Fantasy Football: 8 Players Who Will Outperform their Average Draft Position

2011 Fantasy Football: 8 Players Who Will Outperform their Average Draft Position
When you sit down at your computer or in your uncle’s basement for your 2011 Fantasy Football draft, you will want to go into it with some kind of idea where players are being drafted and average draft position is our best chance to know that going in. There are plenty of ADP sites out ...

Mining for 2011 Fantasy Football Hidden Gems: Ryan Williams

Mining for 2011 Fantasy Football Hidden Gems: Ryan Williams
Take one part talent, add a pinch of opportunity, and you have the recipe for fantasy football success.  That recipe card appears to be in plain view in the Arizona Cardinals‘ kitchen, headlined with the name Ryan Williams at the top.  According to Mock Draft Central’s most recent mock drafts, he is the 58th running ...

2011 Fantasy Football Boom and Bust Players: Tight End

2011 Fantasy Football Boom and Bust Players:  Tight End
Those following fantasy football here at Fan Duel Insider are already well aware that I expect Tennessee Titans tight end Jared Cook to outperform his draft position.  With that in mind, the featured boom tight end is a savvy veteran, who like Rodney Dangerfield before him, gets no respect in spite of constantly performing year-to-year.  The ...