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Fantasy Draft Strategy and Advice

By PFF Fantasy staff
Jul 25, 2017

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PITTSBURGH, PA - JANUARY 08: Antonio Brown #84 and Le'Veon Bell #26 of the Pittsburgh Steelers are seen on the sidelines during the fourth quarter against the Miami Dolphins in the AFC Wild Card game at Heinz Field on January 8, 2017 in Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania. (Photo by Gregory Shamus/Getty Images)

Getting ready for your fantasy draft? Here, you’ll find the top pieces of PFF Fantasy advice from the whole offseason. Bookmark this page, and it’ll be updated with new advice right up until the season starts.

Start here: Jeff Ratcliffe’s essential fantasy draft board

Fantasy football rankings

Rankings can take on several forms, and they can change over the course of an offseason. Here are how some of our staff has seen things this summer, and then how to exploit those rankings

 

Fantasy football mock drafts

Our fantasy team has been conducting mock drafts all offseason. Check the results and analysis to learn more about strategy, plans, and player values, from predraft to the regular season. All the drafts are for 12-team leagues unless otherwise noted.

Deeper dives

Offseason series

Some of our writers have made a series of things this offseason. Follow along with that analysis here.

Team previews

Jeff Ratcliffe is previewing every team from a fantasy perspective. Team links will be added as they are available.

AFC East AFC East
Buffalo Bills Team page Fantasy preview Dallas Cowboys Team page Fantasy preview
Miami Dolphins Team page Fantasy preview New York Giants Team page Fantasy preview
New England Patriots Team page Fantasy preview Philadelphia Eagles Team page Fantasy preview
New York Jets Team page Fantasy preview Washington Redskins Team page Fantasy preview
AFC North NFC North
Baltimore Ravens Team page Fantasy preview Chicago Bears Team page Fantasy preview
Cincinnati Bengals Team page Fantasy preview Detroit Lions Team page Fantasy preview
Cleveland Browns Team page Fantasy preview Green Bay Packers Team page Fantasy preview
Pittsburgh Steelers Team page Fantasy preview Minnesota Vikings Team page Fantasy preview
AFC South NFC South
Houston Texans Team page Fantasy preview Atlanta Falcons Team page Fantasy preview
Indianapolis Colts Team page Fantasy preview Carolina Panthers Team page Fantasy preview
Jacksonville Jaguars Team page Fantasy preview New Orleans Saints Team page Fantasy preview
Tennessee Titans Team page Fantasy preview Tampa Bay Buccaneers Team page Fantasy preview
AFC West NFC West
Denver Broncos Team page Fantasy preview Arizona Cardinals Team page Fantasy preview
Kansas City Chiefs Team page Fantasy preview Los Angeles Rams Team page Fantasy preview
Los Angeles Chargers Team page Fantasy preview San Francisco 49ers Team page Fantasy preview
Oakland Raiders Team page Fantasy preview Seattle Seahawks Team page Fantasy preview

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