Brolley MFL10 Review (5/27/15)

I recently completed my first ever MFL10 with subscribers and Twitter followers. I’m using MFL10s to get draft practice and to get an early feel for where players could be drafted later this summer. I’ve also done an industry draft – you can call it an “expert draft” if you’d like – so I’m already two drafts deep for 2015.

I probably picked a bad two weeks to do my first MFL10, as I had a last-minute fishing trip and Memorial Day events the last two weekends, but I worked around it with the pre-draft settings.

I did draft a little differently for the MFL10 since it is a best-ball format – no roster management and lineups during the season. I was more willing to go for players that have some boom-or-bust games, since I don’t have to worry about trying to figure out when those big games are coming.

The entire draft can be found here, and here is how my MFL10 roster turned out.

QBs: Eli Manning, Jay Cutler, Geno Smith

RBs: Jeremy Hill, Carlos Hyde, Andre Ellington, T.J. Yeldon, Bobby Rainey

WRs: Odell Beckham, Nelson Agholor, Allen Robinson, Brandon LaFell, Rueben Randle, Percy Harvin

TEs: Antonio Gates, Heath Miller, Austin Seferian-Jenkins

D/STs: Denver, Green Bay, Cleveland

I really wanted to Rob Gronkowski at 1.4, but he went right ahead of me so I went Odell Beckham. I have Antonio [...]

Equal Upside and the Quandary of the #1 Pick

I will be honest: the lockout jaded me. I was never particularly concerned about losing the 2011 season, or even a few games, but I did not go actively searching for mock drafts to whet my appetite for fantasy. What was the point? Everything would change anyway. Instead, I focused my attention on everything that’s gone up on this site over the last few weeks, namely the player profiles, and several things that have yet to come.

But – and I knew this would happen – draft season has descended upon us quickly. I like to draft as late as possible every year, but I’m sure I’ll be doing at least one draft within the next week. We don’t even have time to digest free agency before we have to assign values to the players that moved on. Hell, soon after I started throwing this post together, the Lions signed Jerome Harrison and Mike Bell to replace the injured Mikel Leshoure. No sooner did we bump up Jahvid Best’s value than we had to speculate on what the arrival of Harrison, in particular, means.

Of course, the mid rounds always have uncertainty. Even in a normal, non-lockout year, we’re either going to [...]

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