NFL training camps are in full swing with league-wide preseason action ready to commence later this week. Better still, the official start of the regular season is a little more than a month away, which means this is a perfect time to update Athlon Sports' Fantasy Football 2013 Big Board.
By Week 4, fantasy owners already have to plan for the bye weeks. With Philadelphia and Green Bay off this week, some owners do need to find some replacements in their starting roster. When looking at the waiver wire or setting a starting lineup, fantasy owners look to the rankings.
Week 4 means the welcome return of a familiar face to the running back scene, but also the first time fantasy owners must navigate those pesky bye weeks. Before I get to my start/sit advice in the backfield, let’s see how I did in Week 3.
We are about to start Week 5 of the college fantasy football season and there are some high-profile matchups with three games pitting top 10 teams against one another. It will be fun to watch, absolutely, but is that good for your fantasy squad? That will be determined on Saturday.
With so many fantasy-relevant players, particularly running backs and wide receivers, getting hurt flex rankings are becoming more and more useful. And now besides dealing with guys who are questionable (or worse), bye weeks enter into the equation with Green Bay and Philadelphia the first teams to get a breather.