Fantasy Articles

NFL training camps have just begun but the wide receiver pool for fantasy drafts just got  a lot more interesting with Tuesday’s announcement that Cleveland Browns wide receiver Josh Gordon has been reinstated on a conditional basis....
Mark Ross
18 hours ago
Corey Davis
While the days of daily college fantasy football appear to be over (sadly), the season-long game remains alive and well as we head into the 2016 season.   To help those collage fantasy diehards, Athlon Sports has positional rankings to...
Mike Bainbridge
4 days ago
Christian McCaffrey
While the days of daily college fantasy football appear to be over (sadly), the season-long game remains alive and well as we head into the 2016 season.   Athlon Sports is here to help you prepare for the upcoming draft season with our...
Mike Bainbridge
5 days ago
Adrian Peterson
The calendar has turned to July, which means NFL training camps will soon be starting up and fantasy football is just around the corner. If you haven’t started your fantasy draft preparation yet there’s still plenty of time to get...
Mark Ross
5 days ago
Deshaun Watson
While the days of daily college fantasy football appear to be over (sadly), the season-long game remains alive and well as we head into the 2016 season.   Over the course of the next week, rankings for each individual position will be rolled...
Mike Bainbridge
1 week ago
Antonio Brown
As has been the case in recent seasons, the race for the top overall spot on fantasy football big boards is wide open. Last year, Le’Veon Bell’s two-game suspension resulted in owners of the No. 1 pick to at least think twice before...
Athlon Sports
1 week ago
Funny Fantasy Football Team Names
As the 2016 NFL season approaches, it's time to prepare for America's favorite pastime, fantasy football. While it's hard to control how well you do in your draft, there's one thing you can control—your fantasy...
Rich McVey
3 weeks ago
Odell Beckham Jr.
Summer is here, which means NFL training camps will be starting up soon and so will fantasy football drafts. It’s never too early to start your preparations and one way to do that is to participate in some mock drafts. And when it comes to...
Athlon Sports
3 weeks ago
Antonio Brown
Who is ready for some fantasy football? With training camps set to start in late July the NFL will soon back to be business, which means fantasy football drafts won’t be far behind.   And while plenty will change between now and when...
Athlon Sports
4 weeks ago
FF Team Name Generators
As fantasy football has evolved over the years, so too have the multitude of clever, witty and obnoxious team names. It's almost as important to have the best and/or funniest team name, as it is to win your ESPN, Yahoo! or daily fantasy league...
Rob McVey
2 months ago
Ezekiel Elliott
While it was fun to speculate what would happen if certain players went to certain teams before the NFL Draft, now that all the picks have been made, we can actually look at the fantasy value for some of the rookies.   Related: Post-...
Sarah Lewis
2 months ago
Todd Gurley
Wow it seemed like the NFL Draft crept up out of nowhere didn't it? Suddenly shifting gears back to fantasy football is a top priority. Fear not fellow football degenerates, Athlon Sports will have you covered from here on out.  ...
Chris Meyers
2 months ago
Ezekiel Elliott
With the 2016 NFL Draft quickly approaching, many analysts have done mock drafts, predicting which players will end up on which teams. Plenty of speculation has occurred, and the Rams and the Eagles have made moves to seemingly lock in the first...
Sarah Lewis
3 months ago
Antonio Brown
Is it ever really too early to think about fantasy football? Maybe it’s a little too early to get into the nitty gritty specifics about who the top 10 running backs will be, or who will be this year’s biggest busts, but who doesn’...
Michael Horvath
3 months ago
Funny, Clever Names for Your Softball Team
It’s time to break out the old bat and glove, and perhaps most essentially, your favorite muscle ointment. That’s right, recreational slow-pitch (and fast-pitch) softball season is upon us! That being the case, you are...
Rob McVey
3 months ago
Matt Forte
We already looked at the potential fantasy impact for quarterbacks and tight ends that have changed teams during free agency. Now it's time to look at the running backs and wide receivers. While the NFL Draft is still almost a month away, it...
Sarah Lewis
3 months ago
Brock Osweiler
As the offseason carries on and we get closer to the NFL Draft, some fantasy football owners are already chomping at the bit. They are looking ahead to not only the annual player selection meeting in Chicago at the end of the April, but their own...
Sarah Lewis
3 months ago
When it comes to fantasy golf, the punnier the team name, the better. What, was that a bad play on words already? Wait till you read the rest of the list for 2016. In no particular order, here are the golf puns, just in time for your fantasy golf...
Sarah Lewis
4 months ago
Mike Trout
With the commencement of spring training, fantasy baseball fanatics are chomping at the bit to play general manager and draft their squads in hopes of winning a fictitious league title. Don't worry roto-warriors and DFS lovers, Athlon...
Jake Rose
5 months ago
125 Funny Fantasy Baseball Team Names for 2016
With pitchers and catchers reporting later this week that means baseball and, perhaps more importantly, fantasy baseball, is nearly upon us. With the return of one of our favorite activities, comes a rather important decision. And I don...
Chris Meyers
5 months ago
Thomas Rawls
Now that the 2015 NFL season is officially over, it's time to start looking ahead to '16. While plenty of things are sure to change due to the draft and offseason movement, it may be too early to look at who to draft in your fantasy...
Sarah Lewis
5 months ago
Odell Beckham Jr.
The Super Bowl just took place on Monday, but it’s been weeks since the majority of us were able to play fantasy football. If you’re like me you now have a big empty spot in your heart and a whole lot more spare time. The...
Michael Horvath
5 months ago
Antonio Brown
You hear the saying almost anywhere you see 2016 fantasy football rankings... "It's never too early." Well I made some rankings for two reasons: 1. It can actually help those in keeper/dynasty formats.2. It is fun and a nice way...
Chris Meyers
5 months ago
Funny Fantasy Soccer Team Names for 2016
Soccer or football, as it is primarily known to everyone outside of the United States, is the most popular sport in the world. It is also the fastest growing sport in America. Much like fantasy sports, its popularity seems to increase two-fold with...
Rob McVey
5 months ago
Drew Brees
Welcome to Week 16, also known as championship week for the majority of fantasy leagues. While the injury report has been lengthy all season, this is the week to focus on the players that could mean the difference between getting one more, oh-so-...
Sarah Lewis
7 months ago

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