RotoWire Fantasy Football Podcast

Jeff Erickson, Nick Whalen, Jake Letarski, Joe Bartel, John McKechnie, Mario Puig, Alan Seslowsky, Ryan Belongia, Scott Jenstad and guests from around the industry discuss season-long fantasy, dynasty, DFS and betting.

Fantasy Sports
Snarky 150, Preseason Observations
Chris Liss and Jeff Erickson discuss Chris's annual Snarky 150 ( and share their observations from the first set of preseason games.
43 min
Showdown and Single Game Strategies in Daily Fa...
Scott Jenstad and Andrew Laird break down showdown and single-game strategies for DraftKings and FanDuel, including why the most important thing in large-field GPPs is lineup uniqueness.
47 min
RotoWire Online Championship NFFC Draft Recap +...
John and Mario break down the biggest news items from around NFL training camps heading into the first week of preseason games, including Dak Prescott's progress and Rashod Bateman's injury news. The guys also identify their players to watch for this week's preseason games, including Chicago's Justin Fields and Jacksonville's Trevor Lawrence. Rounding it out, John and Mario take a look at the recent Beat Mario Puig Draft on the NFFC.
60 min
Fantasy Life With Pete Overzet
Pete Overzet from ESPN's Fantasy Life swings by to discuss efficient drafting in best ball leagues, particularly in the Underdog format, his love of drafting wide receivers, his YouTube channel and a whole lot more!
44 min
Dilemmas on Draft Day
Joe Bartel (@JBFantasySports) and Jake Letarski (@RotoJake) run through the latest training camp news and also highlight a couple of dilemmas when it comes to players all clumped together near ADP. Joe also recaps his Beat Joe Bartel draft on the NFFC, touching on a particularly wild first round.
61 min
Talking Football with Bob Harris!
Bob Harris from Football Diehards takes a break from his busy schedule to discuss the latest in training camp news and draft trends with Jeff Erickson.
48 min
Stacking and Position Prioritization in Daily F...
Scott Jenstad and Andrew Laird break down certain stacking techniques in daily fantasy football and then explain their methods for choosing quarterbacks, running backs, wide receivers, tight ends and defenses each week.
65 min
Bengals Implosion and Other News to Note
Joe Bartel (@JBFantasySports) and Mario Puig (@rotowiremario) discuss Thursday's training camp news while highlighting the disparaging remarks coming out of Cincinnati. Mario also suggests the fading of Jonathan Taylor has went too far.
59 min
Scott Pianowski's Draft Philosophies
Scott Pianowski from Yahoo Fantasy Sports joins Jeff Erickson to discuss a wide range of topics, including reactions to training camp news, his fades, and salary cap draft philosophy.
68 min
High-Profile Fades
Joe Bartel (@JBFantasySports) and Jake Letarski (@RotoJake) break down the ever-evolving news during the day's training camp and also touch on a couple of players drafted within the top-100 ADP that should be faded.
48 min
NFL Insider Adam Schefter (ESPN)
Adam Schefter tells RotoWire's Alan Seslowsky how a few crossroads in his life led him to be the premier reporter of NFL news at ESPN. Adam also identifies a few "sleeper" picks you should consider drafting in 2021 fantasy football leagues.
30 min
Carson Wentz Down
Carson Wentz needs surgery on his broken foot and will be out 5-12 weeks. Chris Liss and Jeff Erickson discuss the ramifications of that injury and the other top news items of the weekend.
53 min
Contest Selection in Daily Fantasy Football
Scott Jenstad and Andrew Laird discuss the importance of contest selection in daily fantasy sports, including how to attack GPPs with different payout structures and why you should prioritize opponent diversification in cash games.
55 min
Under The Radar Best Ball Stacks + Latest Camp ...
John McKechnie (@johns_tailgate) and Mario Puig (@rotowiremario) dive into the latest news coming out of training camps and dig into Mario's latest article identifying some stacks to consider in Best Ball formats.
57 min
Dynasty League Talk
Tim Peffer from Dynasty Owner joins Jeff Erickson to discuss NFL dynasty leagues, including his product, and this year's rookie class.
53 min
Do's and Dont's in Fantasy Drafts
Jake Letarski (@RotoJake) and Joe Bartel (@JBFantasySports) give a detailed breakdown of some do's and dont's for first-time fantasy players, and also go over all the news and notes from a busy day of NFL training camp.
66 min
Ranking the Pass-Catchers
Chris Liss and Jeff Erickson finish up their conversation with what goes into RotoWire's rankings, plus they discuss the breakthrough news on Aaron Rodgers and the continuing story on Michael Thomas.
54 min
Getting Started with Daily Fantasy Football
Scott Jenstad and Andrew Laird discuss the basics of daily fantasy football, including which types of contests certain people are best suited for, how some season-long research helps with DFS, and what tools people may be using incorrectly as part of their research process.
47 min
Rams Backfield, Best Ball Stack Targets, Bills ...
John McKechnie (@johns_tailgate) and Mario Puig (@rotowiremario) dive into a wide range of topics in Thursday's episode, including a look at the Rams backfield in light of the Cam Akers injury and a deep dive into the Bills offense along with some teams to target for stacking in best ball.
57 min
Talking football with Christopher Harris
Chris Harris of joins Jeff Erickson to discuss his process for evaluating players, including why he doesn't incorporate ADP, and why the film doesn't lie.
55 min
Offseason Transaction Recap
69 min
What goes into RotoWire's rankings?
Chris Liss and Jeff Erickson discuss the process of ranking and projection players for the upcoming fantasy football season, including the reason why we do projections for players in the first place.
51 min
Vegas Draft Recap, Fish Bowl Wrap-Up, ADP Values
John McKechnie and Mario Puig break down the RotoWire Las Vegas League draft that took place earlier this week and circle back on their #SFB11 drafts now that they have finished. The guys end the show by talking about some current ADP bargains, including Leonard Fournette, David Johnson, Christian Kirk and more.
48 min
Scott Fish Bowl 11 Rundown and FSGA Experts Dra...
John McKechnie and Mario Puig check in through four days of action in the #SFB11, where the midpoint is near and rosters are taking shape in one of the biggest fantasy football events of the year. The guys then turn their attention to the FSGA Futures and Props Draft, which is a unique league in its own right as drafters select wagers for the upcoming football season in a snake-draft style format.
48 min
Secrets To Winning Your League in 2021
60 min