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RotoWire Fantasy Football Podcast

Jeff Erickson, Chris Liss, Jake Letarski, Joe Bartel, John McKechnie, Mario Puig, Andrew Laird, Scott Jenstad and guests from around the industry discuss both season-long and DFS advice Monday through Friday throughout the season.

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Bounceback Fantasy Candidates
Joe Bartel (@JBFantasySports) and Jake Letarski (@RotoJake) go position by position highlighting a handful of players they think are due for a bounceback season, including Aaron Rodgers and Dalvin Cook.
50 min
102
Better/Worse Than Most
53 min
103
DFS Football Research Processes
Scott Jenstad and Andrew Laird explain their weekly daily fantasy football research processes, including the importance of reviewing previous results to determine whether you got lucky/unlucky or had a good/poor approach.
59 min
104
August Best Ball ADP
John and Mario look at Mario's recent DRAFT Best Ball Mega Tourney and get into Week 1 of the preseason action.
44 min
105
Early Round Draft Strategy
Joe Bartel (@JBFantasySports) is joined by RotoWire's own Jim Coventry (@JimCoventryNFL) to talk about his early-round draft strategy and the latest news and notes from NFL training camp.
55 min
106
Fantasy Busts
Joe Bartel (@JBFantasySports) and Jake Letarski (@RotoJake) go position by position identifying their respective "do not draft lists", including their lack of Le'Veon Bell shares.
55 min
107
The Problem With Projections
58 min
108
Stacking and Position Analysis in Daily Fantasy...
Scott Jenstad and Andrew Laird break down various stacking techniques in daily fantasy football and then explain their methods for choosing quarterbacks, running backs, wide receivers, tight ends and defenses each week.
84 min
109
Undervalued Late Round Targets
John and Mario dive into some of the best upside targets going late in drafts, including Jalen Richard, Gus Edwards, Maurice Harris and more. The guys also take a look at Thursday's Hall of Fame Game between the Broncos and the Falcons.
45 min
110
Talking Dynasty with Brad Ziegler
55 min
111
Mid-to-Late Round Sleepers
Jake Letarski (@RotoJake) and Joe Bartel (@JBFantasySports) run down their respective lists of sleepers to target by position.
60 min
112
Bengals Breaking Down
61 min
113
The Importance of DFS Contest Selection
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.
70 min
114
Training Camp Kickoff
John McKechnie and Mario Puig look at the big storylines with training camps opening across the league, including a look at the potential backfield shakeup in Miami.
43 min
115
Breaking Down a Vampire Fantasy League
Joe Bartel (@JBFantasySports) is joined alongside Luke Hoover (@Hoover_L_A) to discuss the new fantasy football format called "Vampire Leagues" and Luke's success throughout his inaugural season in the intriguing new setup.
59 min
116
Auction Draft Values
Joe Bartel (@JBFantasySports) and Jake Letarski (@RotoJake) are back to discuss specific auction draft values they like, including paying up for a top RB and acquiring a top-tier TE.
62 min
117
Talking Yang - Liss' NFFC Draft
Chris Liss And Jim Coventry Go Round By Round
45 min
118
Basics of 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.
56 min
119
Denver Backfield + Fish Bowl
John and Mario take a deep dive into their expectations for Phillip Lindsay and Royce Freeman as Denver opens training camp. The guys also take a look at Mario's Fish Bowl team and get some insight into his strategy.
42 min
120
Brad Evans Brings the Noise
62 min
121
Auction Draft 101
Want to get better in your auction league? Joe Bartel and Jake Letarski touch on general strategies in auction-league formats, including VORP (value over replacement player), nomination techniques and balancing your lineup with stars/scrubs.
50 min
122
Draft Season Begins
66 min
123
Dynasty and Devy Special
John and Mario eschew the slow NFL news cycle in favor of looking at some of the top college players who will be making noise at the next level in the coming years.
41 min
124
Best Ball Update
John and Mario talk recent NFL news and developments in best ball markets.
47 min
125
Flag Planting
John and Mario get into John's recent industry CFF mock where some statement picks were made for the early part of draft season. The guys rounded things out talking about the recent developments with James Conner, Marquise Brown, and the Packers' passing game.
56 min
126
Back to School
John and Mario go over some of the NFL's biggest news items, including Wentz and Hill, before delving into some college football talk with Rotowire's rankings getting close to launching.
43 min
127
J-E-T-S Jets Jets Jets
John and Mario start their series of team previews with a look at the Jets. John's initial optimism is quickly squashed by a wave of facts presented by Mario.
42 min
128
Doug Baldwin We Hardly Knew Ye
John and Mario mourn the Doug Baldwin expected retirement news before diving into Mario's latest article, taking account of the post-draft ADP risers.
49 min
129
David Montgomery, or "You mean Alex Collins?"
John and Mario identify some of the best and worst landing spots for the 2019 rookies.
56 min
130
2019 Draft Special
John and Mario run through Mario's latest mock before dishing out their parting shots and bold predictions for how the upcoming draft will unfold.
82 min
131
Countdown to Draft Day
John and Mario look at John's recent first-round mock before filtering out some of the media noise on certain prospects.
59 min
132
Recalibrating the Ranks
John and Mario dive into Stanford receiver JJ Arcega-Whiteside's Pro Day and ask whether he has moved himself into first-round consideration.
44 min
133
Dynasty Mock 2.0
John and Mario run through a new mock in light of some recent notable Pro Day performances.
65 min
134
Free Agency Frenzy
John and Mario try to make sense of the early part of the new league year, including the Odell Beckham Jr. trade, the Le'Veon Bell signing, and more.
42 min
135
Combine Review Extravaganza
John and Mario give their full recap of the 2019 NFL Combine with full breakdowns of the wide receivers, running backs, tight ends, and quarterbacks.
78 min
136
Combine Preview
John and Mario dive into the running back and wide receiver groups ahead of this weekend's combine testing.
48 min
137
Dynasty Mock and Free Agent Primer
John McKechnie and Mario Puig discuss their three-round dynasty mock in light of Marquise Brown's injury and look at how it affects his short and long term value.
46 min
138
Receiver Breakdown: UGA Edition
John McKechnie and Mario Puig digest the week's NFL news, including the Joe Flacco trade before taking a deep dive into Georgia's draft-eligible receivers.
41 min
139
Combine Snubs and Early Best Ball Reaction
John McKechnie and Mario Puig look through the list of NFL Scouting Combine invitees before analyzing the early market for 2019 fantasy drafts.
43 min
140
Updated Dynasty Rankings
John McKechnie and Mario Puig break down Mario's new dynasty rankings.
34 min
141
Talking Yang - Super Bowl Edition
44 min
142
Senior Bowl Preview
John McKechnie and Mario Puig kick off draft season with their preview of the upcoming Senior Bowl.
38 min
143
Talking Yang - Conference Title Week
42 min
144
Talking Yang, Divisional Series
48 min
145
Week 17 final news, injuries, etc.
John Halpin and Joe Bartel catch up on the Friday news
62 min
146
NFL DFS Podcast - Week 17
DVR and Scott preview the huge 15-game slate for the final week of the NFL regular season, all from a DFS angle.
83 min
147
Week 17 Preview
John Halpin and Derek VanRiper preview the Week 17 fantasy schedule
66 min
148
Week 16 Review & Free Agents
John Halpin and Tim Heaney review the Week 16 Saturday/Sunday games
56 min
149
Week 16 final news, injuries, etc.
John Halpin and Derek VanRiper review the latest news and DFS recommendations
46 min
150
NFL DFS Podcast - Week 16
Scott Jenstad and Derek VanRiper discuss Sunday's Main Slate from a DFS perspective.
88 min
151
Week 16 Preview
John Halpin and Derek VanRiper look ahead to all the Week 16 games
64 min
152
Week 16 Free Agents
Jake Letarski and John Halpin offer their weekly free-agent recommendations
40 min
153
Talking Yang, Episode 18
50 min
154
Week 15 Review
Tim Heaney and John Halpin look at the Week 15 Saturday/Sunday games
61 min
155
Week 15 final news, injuries, etc.
John Halpin and Derek VanRiper offer their take on injury reports and Friday news
52 min
156
NFL DFS Podcast - Week 15
Scott and DVR break down every game on the Week 15 Main Slate from a DFS perspective.
88 min
157
Week 15 Preview
John Halpin and Derek VanRiper preview all the Week 15 games
53 min
158
Week 15 Free Agents
Jake Letarski and John Halpin make their free-agent recommendations
45 min
159
Talking Yang, Episode 17
53 min
160
Week 14 Review
Tim Heaney and John Halpin recap the Week 14 Sunday games
58 min
161
Week 14 final news, injuries, etc.
Derek VanRiper and John Halpin get you ready for Week 14
55 min
162
NFL DFS Podcast -- Week 14
Derek VanRiper and John McKechnie consider the "free squares" for lineups in Week 14, and look at the 13-game main slate from a cash-game and tournament perspective.
75 min
163
Week 14 Preview
John Halpin and Derek VanRiper look at the Week 14 schedule
44 min
164
Week 14 Free Agents
Jake Letarski and John Halpin make their weekly free-agent recommendations
52 min
165
Talking Yang, Episode 16
49 min
166
Week 13 Review
John Halpin and Tim Heaney recap the Week 13 Sunday games
57 min
167
Week 13 final news, injuries, etc.
Derek VanRiper and John Halpin look at the Friday injury reports, recommend low-owned players, and discuss DFS values
57 min
168
NFL DFS Podcast - Week 13
Scott Jenstad and Derek VanRiper break down the first 13-game Main Slate since Week 3, taking a game-by-game look at the Week 13 matchups from a cash-game and GPP perspective.
94 min
169
Week 13 Preview
John Halpin and Derek VanRiper preview the Week 13 slate, covering fantasy options for every game
53 min
170
Week 13 Free Agents
John Halpin and Jake Letarski help you with this week's fantasy free-agent targets
46 min
171
Talking Yang, Episode 15
44 min
172
Week 12 Review
Tim Heaney and John Halpin recap the Week 12 Sunday games
51 min
173
Week 11 final news, injuries, etc.
John Halpin and Derek VanRiper dig into injury reports, DFS and more
61 min
174
NFL DFS Podcast - Week 12
DVR and Scott preview both the three-game Thanksgiving Thursday slate and the ten-game Main Sunday slate, all from a DFS angle.
89 min
175
Week 12 Preview, Part 1
Derek VanRiper and John Halpin check in on the Week 12 slate
58 min
176
Talking Yang, Episode 14
39 min
177
Week 12 Free Agents
Jake Letarski and John Halpin look at this week's available free-agent options
41 min
178
Week 11 Review
Tim Heaney and John Halpin recap the Week 11 Sunday games
56 min
179
Week 11 final news, injuries, etc.
John Halpin and Derek VanRiper catch up on the latest news, DFS plays, pickups and more
56 min
180
NFL DFS Podcast - Week 11 Preview
Scott and DVR break down each game on the main Week 11 slate from a DFS perspective.
75 min
181
Week 11 Preview
John Halpin and Derek VanRiper look ahead to the Week 11 games
61 min
182
Week 11 Free Agents
Jake Letarski and John Halpin offer their weekly free agent/waiver recommendations
45 min
183
Talking Yang, Episode 13
50 min
184
Week 10 Review
Tim Heaney and John Halpin look back at the Week 10 Sunday games
49 min
185
Week 10 final news, injuries, etc.
John Halpin and Derek VanRiper get you ready for the Sunday games
53 min
186
NFL DFS Podcast - Week 10
Scott Jenstad and Derek VanRiper discuss the main-slate games for Week 10 from a DFS perspective.
97 min
187
Week 10 Preview
Derek VanRiper & John Halpin look at all the week's games
67 min
188
Talking Yang, Episode 12
41 min
189
Week 10 Free Agents
John Halpin and Jake Letarski look at this week's fantasy free-agent targets
44 min
190
Week 9 Review
John Halpin and Joe Bartel assess fantasy news from the Week 9 games
52 min
191
NFL DFS Podcast - Week 9
John and Scott break down down the entire Main Slate for your football Sunday, all from a DFS perspective.
92 min
192
Week 9 final news, injuries, etc.
John Halpin and Joe Bartel on injuries, plug-and-play options, DFS value and more
50 min
193
Week 9 Preview
John Halpin & Joe Bartel discuss fantasy topics for all the Week 9 games
60 min
194
Week 9 Free Agents
John Halpin and Jake Letarski assess the current fantasy free-agent pool
46 min
195
Talking Yang, Episode 11
54 min
196
Week 8 Review
DVR and Tim recap the Sunday action from Week 8 of the fantasy football season.
59 min
197
NFL DFS Podcast - Week 8
DVR and John McKechnie break down the Week 8 main slate from a DFS perspective, looking at cash-game building blocks and GPP pivots.
72 min
198
Week 8 final news, injuries, etc.
John Halpin and Derek VanRiper catch up on the latest news heading into the weekend
55 min
199
Week 8 Preview
Derek VanRiper and John Halpin look at all the Week 8 games
57 min
200
Week 8 Free Agents
Jake Letarski and John Halpin make their latest fantasy free-agent recommendations
45 min