2020 Yahoo Fantasy Football Draft Kit: Let us do all the work so you don't have to

Yahoo Sports Fantasy Staff
·5 min read

Fantasy football draft season is in full swing! We’ve rounded up advice from our award-winning group of fantasy analysts so you don’t have to worry about being ready when you’re on the clock.

Whether you’re playing Fantasy Football for the first time or a seasoned pro looking to add another title to your trophy case, our draft kit will provide a guide to sleepers, busts, expert analysis and so much more.

And don’t forget to listen and subscribe to the Yahoo Fantasy Football podcast for advice five times a week.

Want a quick way to prep before making your picks? Check out our rankings or try a mock draft. Practice makes perfect, but make sure you also consider what format you’re playing in when prepping for your draft.

This is, of course, an unprecedented year due to the COVID-19 pandemic. We will continue to update you on any changes from Yahoo Fantasy that may come, like expanding the default on IR slots. You can also customize your league settings.

Ultimately, the only way you’ll miss out is if you don’t play. So sign up now and let the fun begin.

Note: We’ll continue to add new draft prep content here all the way up until the season kicks off.

Fantasy Draft Prep Tips

Draft Rankings: Overall Top 300 | QBs | RBs | WRs | TEs | DST | Kickers

Printable Cheat Sheets: Top 250 | Positional Rankings | Tiers

Positional Previews: Quarterback | Running Back | Receiver | Tight End

Positional Tiers: Quarterback | Running Back | Receiver | Tight End

Salary Cap Draft Values: QB | RB | WR | TE

Your positional cheatsheet for drafts

How not to blow your draft in the very first round

Last-minute draft notes

One sleeper from every team | One bust from every team

Safe, underrated, and overrated picks: Rounds 1-3 | Rounds 4-6 | Rounds 7-10

Three draft strategies to note

When to go WR over RB

Top options outside the draft’s first 10 rounds

Players who should be drafted earlier: QBs | RBs | WRs | TEs

Players who should be drafted later: QBs | RBs | WRs | TEs

The top-10 QB/WR duos for 2020 fantasy

Why 2020 might be the best year for Zero-RB strategy

What to do with every draft pick in the first round

First Pick | Second Pick | Third Pick | Fourth Pick | Fifth Pick | Sixth Pick

Seventh Pick | Eighth Pick | Ninth Pick | 10th Pick | 11th Pick | 12th Pick

Bust Watch

Busts by position: Quarterbacks | Running Backs | Receivers | Tight Ends

How to identify early round bust candidates

Why MVP Jackson tops eight players one expert is fading

Fantasy draft staples to avoid this season

Expert Analysis

Scott Pianowski’s favorite 2020 draft targets

Nine fantasy takes one analyst says will happen

All-Upside fantasy team | All-Floor squad | All-Breakouts team | All-Rookies team

Positional Sleepers: Five QBs | Six RBs | Five WRs | Six TEs

How to navigate drafts without a preseason

One bold prediction for 5 rookies

25 key player stats to know

10 great real-life players who probably won’t help in fantasy

The top-5 and bottom-5 offensive lines

Conference Fantasy Previews: AFC | NFC (still to come)

Players fantasy analysts disagree on: QBs | RBs | WRs

How to deal with the most polarizing players in fantasy drafts

Four WRs who could be 2020’s version of Chris Godwin

On the hunt for fantasy continuity and carnivals

Debunking the randomness of fantasy kickers

The key to a fantasy goldmine in Pittsburgh

Examining the dynasty draft landscape

Fantasy winners from NFL offseason | Overlooked losers

Offenses set to increase their Pace in 2020

Individual Player Analysis

How will Christian McCaffrey follow up his league-winning season?

Nick Chubb or Kareem Hunt?

When should you draft Josh Jacobs?

Should Chiefs rookie RB be a first-round pick?

Cardinals’ Murray has chance to be 2020’s fantasy MVP

Titans dynamic WR Brown can take leap in Year 2

Lions rookie Swift is finally the Lions RB to trust

Don’t overlook Stafford and his No. 2 WR in 2020

Rams’ Higbee is more than just a one-hit-wonder

Rookie QB Burrow has a real chance at fantasy stardom

Julio set for his own “Last Dance” with Falcons

Beckham in position for bounce-back campaign

What can David Johnson offer with Houston?

Foles boosts upside for Bears over what Trubisky brings

Why Jimmy G will finish as a top-10 QB

Kamara is still worth trusting off last season

League Setting Tips and Alternate Formats

Tips and tricks for your Salary Cap Drafts

It’s time you switch to a Superflex league!

How to run your league like a fantasy analyst

Best Ball 101: All the fun of season long with less work

Best Ball Positional Strategy: Building a winning squad

Stacking Squads: Try this Best Ball strategy

Video Analysis

Three fantasy predictions for 2020

Should you ever take a QB in Round 1?

Which top-20 players don’t belong there?

Three players experts like at ADP | Three they don’t

Which WR2 will become this year’s Chris Godwin?

Don’t sleep on these three players

Addressing the ADP disparity between QBs and their top weapons

Tight End draft strategy

How much QB1 potential is in 2020 drafts?

Christian McCaffrey vs. Saquon Barkley for the No. 1 Pick

Mid-Round QBs to target

Importance of coach, QB, and OC when picking a fantasy WR

Why you should fade Tom Brady in 2020

Fantasy Team Previews

AFC South: Colts | Titans | Jaguars | Texans
AFC East:
Jets | Bills | Patriots | Dolphins
AFC North:
Ravens | Bengals | Browns | Steelers
AFC West:
Chiefs | Broncos | Chargers | Raiders
NFC South:
Falcons | Panthers | Saints | Buccaneers
NFC East:
Giants | Washington | Eagles | Cowboys
NFC North:
Lions | Bears | Vikings | Packers
NFC West:
Cardinals | Rams | Seahawks | 49ers

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