Episodes
Yates and Ray break down each top-tier QB in this year's NFL Draft! Is Mac Jones (2:21) locked into the third overall pick, is Justin Fields (22:04) being undervalued, and will we look back in two years and view Trey Lance (30:40) as the best QB from this class?  Sponsors: Reality Sports Online - Reality Sports Online is a powerful fantasy sports platform where managers get to build and manage their fantasy team like an NFL general manager. Use the promo code "FantasyPros" to receive a 10%...
Published 04/27/21
Yates and Ray examine the top difference-making tight ends from this draft class! What is the earliest we'd think about taking Kyle Pitts (3:32) off the board in rookie drafts and would a late-second round rookie pick for Pat Freiermuth (8:57) be a steal for fantasy managers? Also, is Brevin Jordan (15:33) a viable fantasy tight end or is he better left undrafted? We end the show by diving into the listener mailbag!  Sponsors: Reality Sports Online - Reality Sports Online is a powerful...
Published 04/20/21
Yates and Ray go pick-by-pick performing a two-round rookie mock draft! When do Kyle Pitts and the first WR come off the board? Plus, are there any QBs worth taking ahead of Trevor Lawrence and could he fall out of the first round entirely? Tune in and listen all the way through to learn the answers to these questions and so much more! Sponsors: Reality Sports Online - Reality Sports Online is a powerful fantasy sports platform where managers get to build and manage their fantasy team like...
Published 04/13/21
Yates and Ray are back to finish their rookie wide receivers evaluations. The duo starts by discussing who the best prospect is when it comes to contested catches. Other focus areas include who has the highest ceiling and the importance of being a first-round pick in the NFL. Things wrap up by talking through who each of their toughest wideout to evaluate was before Yates and Ray each list out their top 10 rookies. Sponsors: Reality Sports Online – Reality Sports Online is a powerful...
Published 04/09/21
Yates and Ray are back to hand out superlatives for this year's rookie wide receiver class. However, the duo first breaks down Monday's trade that sent Sam Darnold to the Panthers. Which Carolina pass catchers (if any) benefit from this move? What about Darnold himself? After that discussion Yates and Ray dive into the receiver talk. Sponsors: Reality Sports Online - Reality Sports Online is a powerful fantasy sports platform where managers get to build and manage their fantasy team like an...
Published 04/06/21
Yates and Ray go pick-by-pick as they analyze a two-round superflex mock draft! Why isn't Trevor Lawrence going first a foregone conclusion (8:32) and where are we taking Kyle Pitts (3:37 | 13:07) after his monstrous pro day? Why did Zach Wilson (18:17) fall as far as he did and is Jaylen Waddle (24:35) the closest comparison to Tyreek Hill we've seen in a while?   Sponsors: Reality Sports Online - Reality Sports Online is a powerful fantasy sports platform where managers get to build and...
Published 04/01/21
Yates and Ray are back to discuss the implications of the 49ers and Dolphins trade (2:20) and continue their final rookie RB evaluations before the draft. What makes Oregon State RB Jermar Jefferson (15:36) so difficult to figure out, why are we so high on Elijah Mitchell (24:28), and which rookie backs do we disagree the most on (32:32)?   Sponsors: Reality Sports Online - Reality Sports Online is a powerful fantasy sports platform where managers get to build and manage their fantasy team...
Published 03/30/21
Yates and Ray are back to chat about their final evaluations of this year's rookie RB class. Najee Harris (3:24 | 12:56) may have the best combination of power and elusiveness in the draft. Is Kenneth Gainwell (16:28) far and away the best pass-catching rookie tailback? Lastly, Chuba Hubbard (23:10) might have the highest ceiling in this class, but is there a chance he doesn't get drafted and has his value crushed in the process?   Sponsors: Reality Sports Online - Reality Sports Online is...
Published 03/26/21
Yates and Ray return to break down the latest free agency moves. How bullish or skeptical are we on Kenny Golladay (15:40), DeSean Jackson (19:14), and Josh Reynolds (21:27) in their new destinations? The guys finish the episode by looking far ahead and shedding light on their top fantasy players in the 2022 NFL Draft. Who is George Pickens' (26:58) biggest comp and is health the only roadblock standing in Justin Ross' (32:47) path to success at the next level?   Sponsors: Reality Sports...
Published 03/23/21
Yates and Ray are here to share their thoughts on all the latest free agency news! How do we feel about Terry McLaurin (2:58) now that Ryan Fitzpatrick and Curtis Samuel have signed with Washington? How much does the Raiders' acquisition of Kenyan Drake and the dismantling of their offensive line hurt Josh Jacobs' (28:16) value? Should fantasy managers be excited about Will Fuller (43:24) landing in Miami? The show concludes with us tackling your listener mailbag questions...
Published 03/19/21
Yates and Ray are back to react to the latest moves in free agency! What are the ramifications of Aaron Jones (6:22) re-upping with Green Bay and who wins the QB job in New Orleans now that Drew Brees (18:03) has retired? Also, are former Titans Jonnu Smith (27:12) and Corey Davis (48:55) bound to lead their new squads in targets this year?  Sponsors: Reality Sports Online - Reality Sports Online is a powerful fantasy sports platform where managers get to build and manage their fantasy team...
Published 03/16/21
Yates and Ray return to perform a dynasty startup mock draft! Ray nabs Jonathan Taylor (8:08) with the second overall pick and Yates selects Nick Chubb (9:31) with the 11th pick. Which electric rookie QB does Ray take in the middle of the draft (29:16) and why does it make sense to take a shot on first-year wideout D'Wayne Eskridge (45:13) late? Sponsors: Reality Sports Online - Reality Sports Online is a powerful fantasy sports platform where managers get to build and manage their fantasy...
Published 03/12/21
Yates and Ray are back to give you their top-five favorite dynasty rookie sleeper candidates for 2021. Don't underestimate Nico Collins (15:05), who produced well despite unimpressive QBs and limited opportunity. Is Rhamondre Stevenson (25:38) a pedestrian plodder who lacks burst, or will his great footwork be the primary driver behind his success at the NFL level? Stay tuned to see who each of our analysts chooses as their No. 1 rookie sleeper! The second half of the show is dedicated to...
Published 03/09/21
Our guys are back to perform a one-round Superflex rookie mock draft (7:17) and dig into who they're trading away before it's too late (36:21)! Who is the second QB taken (10:51) and how many signal-callers will get selected in the first round? When do we pivot to the RB position (16:48) and when do Ja'Marr Chase (18:03) and Kyle Pitts (25:33) get scooped up? Are Michael Thomas' (48:48) best days behind him with all the uncertainty in New Orleans and which two elite passers (59:00) might be...
Published 03/05/21
Our duo has returned to examine every major free agent skill player and give their thoughts on where that player may end up. Where might Russell Wilson (5:20) wind up this offseason and is Cam Newton (23:10) primed to leave New England, or is returning as the team's starter a likely possibility? What landing spot would be ideal for Aaron Jones (28:12) and which WR-needy team would hurt Allen Robinson's (39:22) value upon acquiring him? Sponsors: Reality Sports Online - Reality Sports Online...
Published 03/02/21
Our duo is back to talk about an interesting roster construction strategy (3:51), their top 15 QB rankings (10:31), and their rookie QB dynasty startup rankings (56:04). Should dynasty managers be concerned about Tua Tagovailoa's (11:58) future? What's the biggest impediment to Lamar Jackson's (30:03) success and do we anticipate him returning to elite status? Is it wise to be all-in on Justin Herbert (37:56), or is it smarter to pump the brakes based on his shaky college performance? What...
Published 02/23/21
Kyle Yates and Ray Garvin react to Thursday's trade that sent Carson Wentz to the Colts (2:05) by discussing what the Eagles do now at the quarterback position (2:54), Wentz's rookie pick value in Superflex rookie drafts (4:59), and Jalen Hurts' value as a whole (7:07). Next the duo discusses what this means for Michael Pittman (13:13) and Miles Sanders (14:41). After going through the news, we begin our rookie mock draft (22:37) before closing with some listener questions...
Published 02/19/21
Our duo has returned to share their favorite lesser-known dynasty buy candidates! Is Courtland Sutton (16:44) primed for a bounceback season, why should we keep Tyler Johnson (28:59) on our radar, and has Baker Mayfield (44:08) fully turned the corner? The guys finish the show by previewing the 2021 QB draft class (48:34) and Yates explains why he'd prefer Kellen Mond over both Mac Jones and Kyle Trask (52:18).  Sponsors: Reality Sports Online - Reality Sports Online is a powerful fantasy...
Published 02/16/21
Kyle Yates and Ray Garvin debut the FantasyPros Dynasty Football Podcast by explaining what dynasty leagues are and how they differ from redraft leagues. They also fully analyze the blockbuster Matthew Stafford/Jared Goff (5:25) trade from a dynasty angle. What are our favorite league settings for dynasty formats (20:08), what's a taxi squad (26:51), and how do we appropriately value rookie draft picks (29:15)? The second half of the show is dedicated to us answering your listener mailbag...
Published 02/08/21
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Published 01/30/21