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5 Players Being Overdrafted According to Our Fantasy Football Rankings

Hype and overdrafting can be the death of your fantasy football draft. Preseason conjecture often does nothing more than muddy the waters when it comes to who the diamonds in the rough really are, and fantasy media coverage of a given player can span the spectrum from love to hate all within the weeks leading up to the start of the real football season. It’s always smart to stay grounded and avoid the trouble spots.

Our friends at numberFire.com have taken a look at 5 players that are being overdrafted in fantasy drafts at this point. You’ve been warned!

With fantasy football draft season winding down and the real football season rapidly approaching, I wanted to take a look at a few players who have large gaps between their current average draft position (ADP) in 12-team, standard-scoring leagues (according to FantasyFootballCalculator.com), and our own rankings here at numberFire.

I’ll be focusing on players who are currently being overdrafted relative to their position in our rankings.

Our rankings are heavily influenced by advanced mathematical algorithms and other fancy things that I won’t even try to explain, but trust that the wizards behind the curtain have all our best interests in mind.

So without further ado, here are five players who have ADPs that simply don’t match up with our projections.

Continue reading at numberFire.com… (@numberfire)


K. Smelser About K. Smelser
Kelly Smelser is Owner/Senior Writer for Punch Drunk Wonderland and PDFantasy Sports. Architect of the PDW fantasy football world and general spinster of NFL and Fantasy Football news and analysis. Long walks on the beach, sunsets, and other such niceties are also fine...