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Friday Practice Reports - Our first full practice reports of the season are rolling in - Updated: 9/9
Friday News & Notes - We'll track the news, notes, and nuggets from around the league - Published: 9/9
Daily Injury Updates - Tracking injuries daily - Updated 9/9
Interactive Depth Charts - Offensive, defensive, or both - Updated: 9/6
  • Week One Game Center - We break down the matchups for all the key players and group them by category for the rest of the opening week games - Published: 9/9
  • Reaches of the Week: Week One - The reaches from our Game Center together on one page - Published: 9/9
  • Week One Player Matchups - We look at every player and categorize their matchup for the week - Published: 9/9
  • Last-Minute Tips- Hansen offers up some last-minute tips on some situations that have caught his eye - Published: 9/8
  • Week One Thursday Game Center - We break down the matchups for all the key players in Thursday night's 2011 season opener - Published: 9/7
  • Staff Picks and Suicide Pool Selections - We're back with another year of Office Pool Picks, Staff Picks, and Suicide Pool Recommendations - Published: 9/7
  • 2011's Values & Players to Target - We have a very healthy list of desirable targets this year, and we've presented them with detailed analysis for the upcoming campaign - Updated: 9/4
  • Overvalued/Players to Avoid - An updated look at the players we feel are being drafted too high or we'd like to avoid altogether - Updated: 9/4
  • 2011 Position Battles - With the preseason in the books, Caplan breaks down all the competitions from around the league - Updated: 9/4
  • Good Vibes/Bad Vibes - If you're looking for the "Cliff Notes" version of our site, check here for Hansen's up-to-the-minute vibes on all 32 teams - Updated: 9/4
  • 2011 RB Handcuffs - With the preseason in the books, NFL Reporter Adam Caplan breaks down the handcuffs for all 32 teams - Updated: 9/4
  • A Snapshot of the Average Draft - Horn breaks down the updated ADP of each position and determines any patterns that develop - Updated: 9/2
  • 2011 ADP Analysis - Where our data shows the top 200+ players are being drafted complete with plenty of analysis - Updated: 9/1
  • PPR Gold - An updated look at the players who should exceed expectations when it comes to catch total - Updated: 9/1
  • Top Backups - We update our initial massive report profiling the best backup options at the skill positions to keep an eye on in 2011 - Updated: 9/1
  • 2011 Offensive Line Previews - We analyze and rank all 32 offensive lines, with an updated look at player movement and position battles, as well as previous years' performance - Updated: 8/31
  • Mr. Relevant - With the preseason winding down, here's a look at upside players to target late in your draft - Updated: 8/30
  • The Stock Watch - John Hansen is back with his latest market commentary, which takes a look at all of this week's risers, fallers, and more - Updated: 8/30
  • Rookie Report - An extensive update and overview of this year's rookie class includes a ton of information and analysis for this year and for the long-term - Updated: 8/29
  • 2011 TD Vultures - We take an updated look at the guys who are the biggest TD threats this year - Published: 8/26
  • Contract Year Players - Our updated look at all the players entering the final years of their deals in '11 - Published: 8/25
  • 2011 Offensive Rankings - Hansen ranks the offenses overall and breaks them down with grades for the run and the pass
    - Updated: 8/20
  • Breakout Receivers - Those looking for breakout receivers need to focus on this year's second and third-year guys - Updated: 8/18
  • 2011 SOS Analysis - We analyze this year's schedule as it relates to fantasy potential - Updated: 8/10
  • 2011 Player Profiles/Previews - Our extensive coverage of every single skill player of note, plus defensive teams, is jammed packed with analysis, stats, information, and more and total a whopping 145,000 words - Published: 8/5
  • Cosell: Breaking Down the WR Position - Our NFL Film Guru Greg Cosell covers the attributes needed to excel at the WR position and grades the league's top players in a variety of categories - Published: 8/4
  • 2011 Unsigned Free Agents - We've taken our FA preview from early July and removed all signed players so you can see who is still out there and unsigned - Updated: 8/7
  • The Stock Watch - Updated: 8/3
  • 2011 Undrafted Free Agents - Our Matt Brown takes an exhaustive look at all the UDFAs in this year's class - Published: 8/1
  • Rookie Player Profiles - 300+ player profiles from the rookies class of 2011 with archives going back five more years.
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  • 2011 Coaching Changes - A comprehensive analysis of this year's many coaching changes - Published: 3/11
  • Week One Projections - We'll continue to update the projections as games approach - Updated: 9/9
  • Custom Cheat Sheet - Head here to create your own custom cheat sheet for the 2011 season - Updated: 9/6
  • 2011 Preseason PPR Cheat Sheet - Using our customized scoring 1-page cheat sheet generator, here's our generic rankings plus PPR scoring incorporated - Updated: 9/6
  • 2011 Preseason Cheat Sheet - Generic yardage/TD rankings in a 1-page cheat sheet form with tiers or drop-offs in value noted in PDF form - Updated: 9/6
  • 2011 Preseason Top-200 Overall - A look at the top-200 players overall (Yardage/TD) with players to target highlighted in PDF form - Updated: 9/6 
  • 2011 Draft Plan - John Hansen is back with a position-by-position look at this year's plan of action with plenty of analysis on how to attack this year's drafts and come out fielding an excellent fantasy squad - Updated: 9/5
  • Trading Draft Picks - Horn gives you some tips and a draft pick value chart to aid you in trading picks - Updated: 8/23
  • 2-QB League Strategies - In an update to last year's article, Dolan provides you with plenty of thoughts, tips, and strategies for leagues that allow you to start 2 QBs - Published: 8/18
  • 2011 Target Matrix - Horn brings us his yearly draft article on using matrices to identify players to target - Published: 8/10
  • The Mispricing Factor: Draft Strategies & Tactics - Pulitzer Prize winning writer Jeff Brazil is back to explain how utilizing the same strategies as some of the world's top investors can be huge dividends in fantasy football - Updated: 8/4
  • Games Played by WRs - Do the number of games played by WRs in previous seasons tell us about how many games they would be likely to play this year? - Published: 7/8
  • WRs and Aging - When exactly do WRs start to show their age and decline? And do some decline faster than others? Stat head Mike Horn breaks it down -
    Published: 6/30
  • 2010's 300/100 Yard Bonus Analysis - If your league gives bonuses at the 300-yard or 100-yard threshold - or even if it doesn't - check out our breakdown of 220+ key skill players and how frequently they hit those marks complete with analysis - Published: 5/18
  • 2010 Distance Scoring Analysis - We break down the TDs for 230 key skill players by distance and offer up analysis on their ability or inability to score longer touchdowns - Published: 5/18
  • 2010 Catch Rate Analysis - Which receivers caught the highest % of their targets and more - Published: 3/8
  • Home-Field Advantage? - Horn looks at the notion that some defenses play better at home - Published: 10/29/10
  • Two-QB Leagues - Published: 9/2/10
  • QBs in 6-pt/Passing TD Leagues - 8/13/10
  • QBs Changing Teams - Published: 7/27/10
  • Week One IDP Previews - Monk examines the IDPs options this week for each game - Published: 9/9
  • IDP Values & Players to Target + Overvalues - Simons and Monk give their takes on this year's IDP landscape to determine values and overvalues - Updated: 9/6
  • Top-100 IDPs - With the preseason winding down, it's time to take an updated look at this year's top IDP options and rank them overall from 1-100 - Updated: 9/6
  • IDP Stock Watch - Mike "IDP" Monk takes a look at who's rising and who's falling in the world of IDP - Updated: 9/2
  • 2011 Special Team Rankings - Simons breaks down the special team units from 1-32 including stat projections for the season - Updated: 9/5
  • 2011's Top-30 Return Men - An updated look at the top return specialists from 1-30 including statistical projections for the season - Updated: 9/5
  • The 2011 IDP Draft Plan - Monk explains how you can be IDP expert this season by following the steps and practices in his detailed draft plan - Published: 8/16
  • IDP Strategy, Tactics, and Draft Plan - Special contributor Jeff Brazil offers up the cousin of his offensive player Strategies and Tactics article with an IDP focus to help you maximize your IDP draft - Published: 8/14
  • Understanding IDP - If you're not hip to the nuances of IDP and how positions and schemes affect production, Joe Dolan offers an update to this article - Updated: 7/12
  • 2011 IDP Rookie Report - Simons with an assist from our newest IDP contributor ranks and analyses the top-50 rookie IDP prospects -Published: 6/9
  • What is IDP? - We introduce our new IDP contributor, the IDP Monk, with a basic overview of what it's like to be in leagues with Individual Defensive Players - Published: 5/2
  • 2011 IDP Draft Report - Simons looks at the IDP prospects coming out in this year's draft - Published: 2/9
  • Average Auction Values - We give you the average $ values we've seen out there after researching auction drafts - Updated: 9/1
  • SOFA 12-Team PPR Auction Review - Camp reviews his SOFA Auction League Draft ($200 Salary Cap) - Published: 8/25
  • Auction Strategies - Korbel looks at the different teams you can put together using different auction strategies - Published: 8/23
  • FantasyGuru's Ultimate Auction League - Horn spearheads a staff/MB poster Auction League with extensive analysis from each owner on strategies, outcomes, etc. - Published: 8/16
  • 2011 Auction Draft Plan - Mike Horn takes Hansen's draft plan for regular drafts and applies it to an Auction Draft and includes his own spin on things as an Auction Expert
    - Updated: 8/16
  • How to "Cheat" at Your Auction - Special Contributor and Auction Expert Greg McDonald explains how you can "cheat" in your Auction this year - Published: 8/16
  • Mispricing in Auctions - Inspired by Jeff Brazil's great piece on player mispricing, Mike Horn offers his own spin on the concept for Auctions - Published: 8/7
  • Best Practices in Auction Drafts - Korbel takes a look at the keys to having a successful auction draft - Published: 7/21
  • 12-Team, Non-PPR Mock Review - Dolan continues the analysis of the 2011 FantasyGuru Mock Draft Series with a 12-Team, Non-PPR featuring subscribers - Published: 8/23
  • 14-Team, PPR Mock Review - Dolan reviews a recent PPR mock draft that included John Hansen, as well as Sirius/XM staff and listeners - Published: 8/19
  • 10-Team, PPR Mock Review - Brown continues the analysis of the 2011 FantasyGuru Mock Draft Series with a 10-Team, PPR featuring all subscribers - Published: 8/18
  • 12-Team, PPR Mock Review - Camp reviews the first mock draft of the 2011 FantasyGuru Series, a 12-Team, PPR, which included subscribers - Published: 8/16
  • 12-Team, 2-QB Mock Review - Dolan reviews a recent Non-PPR mock draft that included John Hansen - Published: 8/12
  • 12-Team, PPR Draft Review - Camp looks at his first real draft of the year, a 12-team PPR featuring other experts from the industry - Published: 8/12
  • 12-Team, Non-PPR Review - Hansen reviews one his first mocks of the year, which will use a "Best Ball" format - Published: 5/10
  • Understanding Basic Defensive Concepts - Our Joe Dolan looks to give you an edge over your opponents by explaining defensive concepts used in the NFL - Published: 8/5 
  • FantasyGuru.com's Guide to Commissioning - A massive 10,000-word manifesto that gives all the basics for setting up and running a league along with a ton of ideas and tips to makes yours better and more interesting - Published: 3/16/10 
  • Keeper/Dynasty League Setup Guide - Everything you ever needed to know about setting up and maintaining a keeper or dynasty league with plenty of tips, ideas, and more- Published: 3/17/10 
  • Adding IDPs to your League - Tom Simons offers up insight on IDPs and how to implement them into your league - Published: 3/11/10 
  • Everything about Auctions - Our Matt Camp covers the advantages of auctions, setting them up, specifics on the draft, and more - Published: 3/9/10 
  • Draft Analyzer Software - FREE with your subscription is a single license to the award-winning Draft Analyzer software. Click the link for more details and to access the software - Updated, 9/2
  • 2011 Excel Master File - All our projections in excel for you to do as you please - Updated, 9/6
  • 2011 Excel Draft Tool - For advanced excel users, this tool can help maximize and track your draft - Updated, 9/6
  • 2011 Rush Chart - Each team's schedule color-coded by ease of schedule vs. the run.
  • 2011 Pass Chart - Each team's schedule color-coded by ease of schedule vs. the run.
  • MyGuru - Personalized portal to all your player's projections, news, and more.
  • Roster Analyzer - Check out out Site Help page for tips on how to use this feature via MyGuru during the REGULAR SEASON.
  • Trade Analyzer - Use this tool during the REGULAR SEASON to calculate our total fantasy points projected in your scoring system for each side of the trade and see which is is favored. 
  • SOS Tool - Based only on the #s recorded by the teams, this tool will show you SOS info on all positions in your scoring system (s).
  • Points Allowed Tool - View how many points per game each team is giving up to each position in your system (s).
  • History Tool - Ranking of players at any position by their career fantasy pts vs. their opponent for a chosen week plus shows game logs for each player vs. any opponent.
  • Players - Easily search our DB for any player in the league for stats, game logs, etc. 
  • Teams - Our DB on all 32 teams has all the stats you need broken down by player plus team news and more.  
  • Leaders - All stat/fantasy point leaders for our site default system and all your inputted scoring systems. Also here you can view pass target info by sorting by "Tgt," "Rzt," or "GLT."
  • Red Zone - View key RZ info such as carries, pass targets, etc.
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