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The Fantasy Football Beat
35 minutes | Jan 4, 2018
What our Big Ideas mean for 2018 and where we screwed up - 2017 Season Finale
It's breakdown day at The Beat, as Mike and Jeff re-examine some of the biggest tips The Beat touted in 2017, and hold themselves accountable for their misses.
42 minutes | Dec 27, 2017
The fantasy MVPs of 2017 and the biggest busts at each position
Des Bieler, Jeff Dooley and Mike Hume discuss Todd Gurley's historic, league-winning run, while lamenting the likes of Jay Ajayi, DeMarco Murray and Amari Cooper, who turned out to be high-priced anchors around fantasy owners' necks.
33 minutes | Dec 20, 2017
Players under the spotlight in Week 16
Fantasy analyst Brandon Marianne Lee joins Des Bieler and Jeff Dooley to go over some players of interest in fantasy's most important week, including wide receivers for the Steelers and Jaguars.
30 minutes | Dec 17, 2017
NFL Week 15: Todd Gurley shreds Seattle, Antonio Brown exits early and more
Key observations and waiver wire advice from a week in which the Eagles' offense managed just fine with Nick Foles filling in for Carson Wentz.
34 minutes | Dec 13, 2017
Who to start and sit in Week 15
With so much at stake, which big names are looking like shaky starts, and who could become unheralded heroes? Des Bieler, Jeff Dooley and Mike Hume answer those questions, and they also offer some Carson Wentz replacements.
28 minutes | Dec 10, 2017
NFL Week 14: Carson Wentz goes down, Jonathan Stewart shines and more
Key observations and waiver wire advice from a week in which the Eagles QB and MVP candidate left a win over the Rams with a knee injury.
38 minutes | Dec 6, 2017
Is it crazy to bench Russell Wilson in Week 14?
Just when the fantasy playoffs are starting in most leagues, the top-scoring player in fantasy has the roughest of matchups -- a visit to Jacksonville. Scott Allen, Des Bieler and Mike Hume debate his prospects and other tricky Week 14 lineup decisions.
29 minutes | Dec 3, 2017
NFL week 13: Browns' Josh Gordon returns, Gronk loses his cool and more
Key observations and waiver wire from a week in which the Chiefs’ offense awakened and Alvin Kamara continued to do Alvin Kamara things.
40 minutes | Nov 29, 2017
Don't be afraid to bench Kareem Hunt and other studs in Week 13
It's do-or-die-time in many fantasy leagues, when the phrase "You don't sit your studs" tends to apply more than ever, but Hunt is among a few players who have lost the benefit of the doubt.
23 minutes | Nov 26, 2017
NFL Week 12: Julio Jones reminds his fantasy owners why they drafted him
Key observations and waiver wire advice from a week in which Alvin Kamara continued to dominate, fellow rookie Joe Mixon finally broke through and T.Y. Hilton was a non-factor once again.
35 minutes | Nov 22, 2017
Post-bye week strategies to maximize your roster
Scott Allen, Des Bieler and Mike Hume discuss better uses for your roster than holding onto fringe players, now that we're through the bye weeks. Plus, they go over some players with rising and falling values, look ahead to the Thanksgiving slate and more
26 minutes | Nov 19, 2017
NFL Week 11: NFL Week 11: Adam Thielen stays hot, Keenan Allen says hello and more
Key observations and waiver wire advice from a week that Nathan Peterman and Adrian Peterson would probably like to forget.
34 minutes | Nov 15, 2017
Buy low on Melvin Gordon, and other RB thoughts from Chris Harris
Speaking with Des Bieler, Jeff Dooley and guest host Scott Allen, Chris Harris of Harris Football says he likes what he has been seeing from the Chargers RB, despite some unsettling performances of late and the emergence of Austin Ekeler.
28 minutes | Nov 12, 2017
NFL Week 10: Mark Ingram runs wild, the Rams roll and the Cowboys struggle without Ezekiel Elliott
Key observations and waiver wire advice from a weird week in which Austin Ekeler outperformed Melvin Gordon, Leonard Fournette struggled and Case Keenum had a career day.
35 minutes | Nov 8, 2017
Rest-of-season MVPs and other reassessments
Des Bieler, Jeff Dooley and Mike Hume are joined by Rotoworld's Pat Daugherty to speculate on which players will stand out in the second half and how to refocus on some players who haven't matched early-season expectations.
29 minutes | Nov 5, 2017
NFL Week 9: Jared Goff and Dak Prescott go off, while Jay Ajayi flies high in his Eagles debut
Key observations and waiver wire advice from a wild week in the NFL, which saw A.J. Green and Mike Evans lose their cool.
42 minutes | Nov 1, 2017
How to capitalize on NFL trade deadline fallout
Des Bieler, Mike Hume and special guest Neil Greenberg discuss the spate of deals that shook the fantasy world, including changes of scenery for Jay Ajayi, Kelvin Benjamin and Jimmy Garoppolo, as well as the Cowboys' Ezekiel Elliott-less backfield.
25 minutes | Oct 29, 2017
NFL Week 8: Russell Wilson outduels Deshaun Watson, LeSean McCoy stays hot and more
Key observations and waiver wire advice from a rain-soaked week that saw Ezekiel Elliott run all over the Redskins and Jameis Winston flounder.
41 minutes | Oct 25, 2017
You should panic over Packers WRs. And they're not the only ones.
Des Bieler, Mike Hume and special guest Neil Greenberg raise the red flags over Green Bay's pass-catchers and discuss worrisome situations in Arizona, Denver and Washington as well. Plus, key players to add, avoid and monitor in Week 8.
30 minutes | Oct 22, 2017
NFL Week 7: Ezekiel Elliott's huge day, Carson Palmer's injury and more
Key observations and waiver wire advice from a shutout-heavy week.
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