Fantasy Football Today Podcast

Fantasy Football Today Podcast

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Want to dominate your league and get Fantasy Football bragging rights? Join host Adam Aizer and get analysis from writers Dave Richard, Jamey Eisenberg, Heath Cummings and the rest of our crew throughout the year. Start or Sit, Buy or Sell, Grade the Trade and plenty of your emails. This is the only podcast you'll need to win your league.


06/22 Fantasy Football Podcast: Draft Review & Nando Interview!  

You heard our 12-team standard scoring mock draft on Monday's show, and now we are back to review our biggest takeaways. It seems like the Round 5 RBs could make or break your team (9:43) ... We compare two teams with very different RB approaches (20:50) and determine which squad we like better ... Nando Di Fino joins us halfway through the show. Nando harasses Adam, helps us discuss late-round picks and quickly comes up with his Mt. Rushmore of baseball movies ... Your emails at

06/19 Fantasy Football Podcast: Live Mock Draft!  

It's a 12-team, standard scoring mock draft and we're taking you pick-by-pick for nine rounds! Follow along as we construct our squads and make some tough decisions along the way ... As we move through the draft we touch on Odell Beckham vs. Mike Evans (4:30), the Saints offense without Terron Armstead (10:30), Mike Gillislee's potential (22:20) and plenty more ... Is Corey Davis negatively affected by the addition of Eric Decker (46:40)? Also we discuss how to approach the TE position at the end of the show ... Your emails at

06/15 Fantasy Football Podcast: WR Strategies Galore!  

Zero-WR? WRs with each of your first three picks? FOUR picks!? We debate the merits of these philosophies and give some examples of teams that used these strategies ... Beginning the show with a Jay Ajayi vs. Jordan Howard debate (7:25) and some stats about the chances for success for RBs on bad offenses ... A commissioner conundrum (47:05), some 2-QB league chatter (49:20) and news from around the NFL ... Your emails at

06/13 Fantasy Football Podcast: Return of the Maclin; Would You Rather ...  

Jeremy Maclin is a Raven and we are pumped (1:50)! What is Maclin's potential this season? Why isn't he higher in the rankings? ... We compare ADPs of Cooper and Crabtree (9:30), Crowell and Anderson (10:50), Wilson and Winston (20:10) and many more. Who would you rather have? ... Catching up on news and notes including Eddie Lacy's weight (31:00), a sweet Golden Tate stat (33:45), a look at Redskins WRs (36:40), etc. ... Your emails at

06/08 Fantasy Football Podcast: Schedule Breakdown! Also, the Jets :(  

Dave has thoroughly broken down the best and worst Fantasy schedules and we've got plenty of takeaways (22:30), but first let's talk about a breakout QB candidate (2:50), what Eric Decker's absence means (8:40) and some news from around the NFL ... Check out Dallas' schedule to begin the season, it may change your opinion of Dak Prescott (31:40). Check out Arizona's early schedule, it may lead you to draft Carson Palmer (36:08) ... We're already talking DSTs to stream and we discuss strategies in point per completion leagues (45:15) and a new way to get into the Podcast League! ... Your emails at

06/06 Fantasy Football Podcast: Maclin, Pitta, Mailbag  

Plenty of your questions on today's show, but first we tackle the Jeremy Maclin news and discuss what it means for Tyreek Hill and Travis Kelce ... Bust potential for Davante Adams (7:00), the Ravens without Dennis Pitta (14:30), Detroit's brutal schedule and more from around the NFL (20:00) ... You're asking about Marshawn Lynch (30:20), when to draft QBs (35:15), a new way to use kickers (40:26) and plenty more ... Your emails at

06/01 Fantasy Football Podcast: Wacky Sleeper Pick; Roster Construction Strategies  

Adam starts the show with a sleeper suggestion that you probably weren't expecting. Hey, let's think outside the box! Then it's on to the latest news around the NFL ... Fat Rob isn't fat anymore (10:00), the Carlos Hyde concerns continue (13:30), we discuss the Titans backfield breakdown (17:30) and compare Derrick Henry and Tevin Coleman. Plus, a rookie WR we haven't talked enough about (20:10) ... Going back to our 0.5 PPR draft (27:30), let's see how three teams took different approaches to construct a roster. There are lessons to be learned ... Your emails at

05/30 Fantasy Football Podcast: Draft 5 Rookie RBs!? Also, QB Value & a Breakout RB  

Last week we talked about drafting five rookie RBs, and Jamey attempted to put that strategy to the test in a recent draft. Let's see how it worked out (32:28) ... We discuss Isaiah Crowell's chances to break out (14:00), Mike Evans vs. Odell Beckham (4:30), Melvin Gordon vs. LeSean McCoy (9:30) and a stat that will get you excited about drafting Falcons (23:00) ... Some of us have been drafting QBs earlier than usual. How's that been working out for us (43:15)? ... Your emails at

05/25 Fantasy Football Podcast: M. Thomas Overrated? M. Wallace Top 30? Also 0.5 PPR Strategy!  

We've heard from our listeners and some have concerns about Michael Thomas (8:40) and Christian McCaffrey (16:30). We debate on today's show! ... Heath is optimistic about Mike Wallace (29:43) and he has good reason to be. Dave and Jamey are not really feeling it ... Catching you up on all the important OTA news (21:00) including notes on Josh Doctson, Marcus Mariota, Andrew Luck, Kelvin Benjamin and more ... Your emails at

05/23 Fantasy Football Podcast: Rankings Debates, RB News, 4th Pick in PPR  

As Jamey gets ready to draft fourth in a PPR draft, we discuss the best strategies and the pros and cons of taking a WR in the first round (10:25). If you go RB in round 1, is Doug Baldwin a good pick in round 2? ... Discussing the possibility of a Zach Ertz breakout (1:50), plenty of RB news (19:20), more DeVante Parker hype (28:50) and the return of elaborate end zone celebrations (31:20)! ... Jamey and Heath debate their rankings of Cam Newton (41:20), Jordy Nelson (47:40) and plenty more ... Your emails at

05/18 Fantasy Football Podcast: RB Thoughts, Superflex Strategy, Blount Talk  

We start the show with LeGarrette Blount thoughts (3:00) and some RB questions: Which rookie RB (other than Leonard Fournette and Christian McCaffrey) will become a feature back first (8:00)? Should Todd Gurley be taken ahead of Devonta Freeman in Dynasty leagues (10:20)? What kind of workload will Marshawn Lynch get (15:40)? ... We're working on our tiers (18:45) and also discussing the importance of strength of schedule (30:00). Fournette's early schedule is potentially brutal ... Jamey takes us through his recent Superflex draft - QBs can be your flex - and we talk strategy (37:00) ... Your emails at

05/16 Fantasy Football Podcast: Renaming a Strategy; Dynasty Draft  

Before we discuss our latest Dynasty draft, we're renaming the Aizer Strategy and giving some teammate combinations (6:00) that could work for your Fantasy team ... Will Samaje Perine be starting in Washington (14:50)? Is Eddie Lacy in shape and ready to dominate (16:08)? Is Quincy Enunwa the best Jets WR (22:51)? ... Going in-depth on our 14-team IDP Dynasty League draft (37:00). How do the top RBs measure up with the top WRs? ... Your emails at

05/11 Fantasy Football Podcast: PPR Strategies; H2H Categories Leagues?  

We never stop drafting here at CBS, and today we're reviewing our latest 12-team PPR mock draft (20:50). We're focusing less on the round-by-round breakdown and more on the strategies we used to craft our rosters ... Dave and Heath went RB/RB with their first two picks and we'll see how that turned out. Meanwhile, Jamey took a QB and a TE earlier than he anticipated. Also Heath gives his thoughts on Leonard Fournette (3:30)! ... Would a head-to-head categories Fantasy Football league work (16:00)? We discuss the format and give some ideas for categories. Total FG yards, anyone!? We're also talking about the latest news regarding LeGarrette Blount (9:48) and Michael Floyd (13:00) ... Your emails at

05/09 Fantasy Football Podcast: Mid-Round Picks and a Mailbag!  

Back to the draft we discussed last week, we'll analyze a number of interesting mid-to-late round picks worth breaking down. Which backfield is better to lock up: TB or BAL? ... Which Top 10 RBs have clear handcuffs? How much could Max Unger's injury hurt the Saints? ... A case for Julio Jones as the #1 WR, plus our thoughts on Best Ball leagues, some players we love right now, using "The Force" while drafting and much more ... Your emails at

05/05 Fantasy Football Podcast: Draft Review (With Rookies!)  

How much have the rookies changed our draft results? You won't believe where the top 3 rookie RBs were taken! ... Mark Ingram, Ty Montgomery and Latavius Murray are among the fallers, but are they falling too far? How much does Jamaal Charles change C.J. Anderson's value? ... While we're certainly discussing the rookies we are by no means neglecting the veterans. Once you get past the Top 12 RBs and Top 8 WRs you'll be faced with difficult decisions ... Email us at

05/01 Fantasy Football Podcast: Rookie Rankings and NFL Draft Impact  

Dalvin Cook or Joe Mixon? Zay Jones or John Ross? Which rookie QB could be this year's Dak Prescott? This is your comprehensive NFL Draft Fantasy episode! ... We're talking both seasonal and dynasty on today's show. Our listeners seem to expect the rookie RBs will get drafted later than we expect them to ... Our takes on the PHI, GB and DET backfields among others, plus some rookies who could come out of nowhere and be Fantasy relevant ... Your emails at

04/28 Fantasy Football Podcast: An Amazing First Round!  

Well the NFL Draft got off to a tremendous start (at least for Fantasy owners) on Thursday as we had seven offensive players selected in the Top 10. What does recent history tell us about Top 10 RBs and WRs in their rookie seasons? ... Christian McCaffrey or Leonard Fournette? Who is our favorite rookie WR? Mike Williams or Tyrell Williams? ... Will any rookie TE make an impact this year? And which NFL veterans benefited the most from Thursday's picks? ... Email us at

04/25 Fantasy Football Podcast: Peterson, Rookie RB Success, Schedule Talk  

Adrian Peterson to the Saints! Kind of a weird fit, right? We're not loving Peterson but what does this move do to Mark Ingram's value? We're also discussing Mike Gillislee again and a LeGarrette Blount rumor ... What can we learn from rookie RBs over the last 5 years? How should we approach rookie RBs this year? ... We're looking at some of the quirks of this year's NFL schedule. Which teams are playing the most games on turf? Which QB have we already identified as a great buy low candidate? We're also talking Year 2 WRs and 2017's potential bounceback candidates ... Your emails at

04/20 Fantasy Football Podcast: NFL Mock Draft & Fantasy Analysis With Our Expert Dane Brugler  

One week until the draft! We're bringing in our Senior NFL Draft Analyst Dane Brugler to give his projected first round. As the picks unfold, Dave and Jamey will provide the Fantasy takes ... You may be surprised who Dane's #1 RB based on talent alone is. And wait 'till you see where Dalvin Cook goes ... Are any rookie WRs going to have an immediate Fantasy impact? ... Email us at

04/18 Fantasy Football Podcast: #1 in PPR; New Pats RB; Dynasty League Strategies  

We're having fun with Twitter polls on today's show as we asked you who you're taking #1 overall in a PPR league. Stud RB or stud WR? We also asked you to rank some WRs and QBs ... Today's hot draft rumor gives the Titans a new threat in the passing game. How would that impact Marcus Mariota and the rest of the offense? ... Is Heath's new Dynasty league the worst league ever or is it totally awesome? And how did the guys approach the draft as they tried to find the balance of youth and experience? ... Your emails at

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