Fantasy Index Podcast

Looking back on Week 16 and the season as a whole, then ahead to Week 17 and the NFL playoffs. Sponsored by the Fantasy Index Playoffs Redrafter.

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Last-minute shopping for players who might yet help you win your fantasy league. Sponsored by Fantasy Index Weekly.

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Ian Allan and Justin Eleff pick the underrated and overrated fantasy players of Week 15, and the Fantasy Index Blackout with Jessy makes holiday small talk. Sponsored by DraftKings.


Ian Allan and Justin Eleff look back on Week 14, look ahead to Week 15 and scrape the bottom of the fantasy barrel to find one-week rental players for your teams. Happy holidays; get your Fantasy Index gift certificates today!

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With two weeks left in the fantasy season, the waiver wire gets down to brass tacks ... and Blake Bortles. Sponsored by Affordable Trophies.

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Ian Allan and Justin Eleff pick the underrated and overrated fantasy players of Week 14, and the Fantasy Index Blackout with Jessy picks a pen pal. Sponsored by Fantasy Index Blackout.


Ian Allan and Justin Eleff talk Jell-O (again!), headlines and the Week 14 fantasy schedule, including which still-available players might help you advance in the playoffs. Sponsored by Fantasy Index Weekly.

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Justin Eleff mines the Week 14 schedule for players who might help in the win-or-go-home portion of the fantasy season. Sponsored by Draft Day Sports Pro Football 2018 (draftdaysports.com).

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Ian Allan and Justin Eleff pick the underrated and overrated players of Week 13, and the Fantasy Index Blackout with Jessy wallows in lemony, gelatinous garbage. Sponsored by Fantasy Index Blackout.


Ian Allan and Justin Eleff discuss good Jell-O, bad quarterbacks and the NFL's Week 13 schedule. Sponsored by DraftKings.

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Justin Eleff surveys the waiver wire after a long Week 12 and looks ahead to the fantasy playoffs. Sponsored by Fantasy Index Weekly.

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Half-Hour Lightning Round: Justin Eleff works the waiver wire coming off of Week 11, then previews Week 12 ahead of the big holiday. Sponsored by DraftKings.

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Ian Allan and Justin Eleff pick the underrated and overrated fantasy players of Week 11 (can one player be both?), and the Fantasy Index Blackout with Jessy talks tight ends, desert islands and the relative value of pie. Sponsored by Fantasy Index Blackout.


Ian Allan and Justin Eleff discuss old cartoons, the new-look (for better and worse) Saints and Bills, and a juicy Week 11 primetime schedule -- and somehow both land on the same unlikely quarterback as the Plug & Dump player of the week. Sponsored by DraftKings.

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Zigging through the post-Week 10 waiver wire in a world that only zags. Sponsored by Draft Day Sports Pro Football 2018 (draftdaysports.com).

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Ian Allan and Justin Eleff pick the underrated and overrated fantasy players of Week 10, and the Fantasy Index Blackout with Jessy gets defensive. Sponsored by DraftKings.


Ian Allan and Justin Eleff review Week 9 and preview the Week 10 schedule, identifying freely-available players who could hold down a starting spot for your fantasy team. Sponsored by Fantasy Index Weekly.

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Justin Eleff marvels at the touchdowns scored by Damien Williams and Tyreek Hill in Week 9, then goes looking for other Williams and Hill types on the waiver wire. Sponsored by RotoWire.

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Deshaun Watson takes a knee, Ian Allan and Justin Eleff pick the underrated and overrated players of Week 9, and the Fantasy Index Blackout with Jessy dips below the surface of the water. Sponsored by Fantasy Index Blackout.


Ian Allan and Justin Eleff discuss the on- and off-field headlines coming off of Week 8, then look ahead to Week 9 of the fantasy season. Sponsored by DraftKings.

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Justin Eleff sorts through a busy week in waiver wire considerations: suspensions (for real this time! maybe!), trades, byes galore. Sponsored by Draft Day Sports Pro Football 2018 (draftdaysports.com).

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Ian Allan and Justin Eleff pick the underrated and overrated fantasy players of Week 8 and spotlight possible one-week fill-ins, then listeners share their tips in the Fantasy Index Blackout with Jessy. Sponsored by Fantasy Index Blackout.


Ian Allan and Justin Eleff share their personal headlines coming off of Week 7 of the NFL season, then preview the Week 8 schedule. Sponsored by DraftKings.

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Justin Eleff works the waiver wire to get you through Week 8 (with six teams on their byes) and into the stretch run of the fantasy season. Sponsored by Fantasy Index Weekly.

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A day after Kansas City and Oakland play the wildest game of the week (it has to be, right?), Ian Allan and Justin Eleff preview the rest of Week 7. Sponsored by Fantasy Index Blackout.

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Ian Allan and Justin Eleff look back on Week 6 and talk through injured quarterbacks, fluid running back situations and whether there are any good teams in the AFC. Sponsored by DraftKings.

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Another terrible injury has Justin Eleff wiping away tears to look at the waiver wire. Sponsored by RotoWire.

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Ian Allan and Justin Eleff preview Week 6, and our usual Friday segment steps out for a leisurely Sunday brunch. Sponsored by Fantasy Index Blackout.

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Ian Allan and Justin Eleff review Week 5 and discuss this season's rookie quarterbacks and the teams most likely to land next season's rookie quarterbacks. Sponsored by DraftKings.

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After another round of devastating injuries, an empathetic Justin Eleff returns to the waiver wire. Sponsored by Draft Day Sports Pro Football 2018 (draftdaysports.com).

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Ian Allan and Justin Eleff preview Week 5, and Andy Richardson takes some abuse (in absentia) for his performance to date in the Fantasy Index Blackout.

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Ian Allan and Justin Eleff review Week 4 of the NFL season and preview Thursday's Patriots-Bucs matchup. Sponsored by DraftKings.

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After losing perhaps his most important player of 2017, Justin Eleff hopes to scrape by with a lot of luck on the waiver wire. Sponsored by Draft Day Sports Pro Football 2018 (draftdaysports.com).

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Ian Allan and Justin Eleff preview Week 4, and a new installment of the Fantasy Index Blackout with Jessy tells you which prospect is the Times New Roman of NFL quarterbacks. Sponsored by Fantasy Index Blackout.

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Ian Allan and Justin Eleff review Week 3 of the NFL season, when old quarterbacks were up-and-down and the Fantasy Index Blackout was not entirely on the up-and-up. Sponsored by DraftKings.

 

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Before taking his weekly look at the waiver wire, Justin Eleff sorts through what is real around the NFL in 2017 and what may not be. Sponsored by Footballguys.

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Ian Allan and Justin Eleff preview Week 3 of the NFL regular season; second installment of Fantasy Index Blackout with Jessy. Sponsored by Fantasy Index Blackout.

 

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Ian Allan and Justin Eleff review Week 2 and find a few good players and teams in the current NFL wasteland. Sponsored by DraftKings.

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Justin Eleff preaches patience but spotlights a few key targets who might help your fantasy teams after Week 2. Sponsored by RotoWire.

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Ian Allan and Justin Eleff preview Week 2 of the NFL regular season, and a special guest joins the podcast to share two verrrrrry deep sleeper picks. Sponsored by Fantasy Index Blackout.

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Ian Allan and Justin Eleff revisit Week 1 to tell you who looked good and why everyone else looked bad. Sponsored by DraftKings.

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After a deflating Week 1 (hey there, David Johnson owners), Justin Eleff works the waiver wire to help replace your injured fantasy stars. Sponsored by RotoWire.

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Ian Allan and Justin Eleff discuss NFL roster cutdowns and preview Week 1 of the regular season. Sponsored by Fantasy Index Weekly.

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Ian Allan and Justin Eleff discuss the week's headlines and recap Week 3 of the NFL preseason. Sponsored by The Draft Kit (DraftKit.com).

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How to win your fantasy auction in four easy steps. Sponsored by DraftKings.

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Ian Allan and Justin Eleff discuss the week's headlines and recap Week 2 of the NFL preseason. Sponsored by FantasyFootballDraftBoard.net.

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Andy Richardson and Justin Eleff discuss dynasty leagues after a very ugly night of preseason football. Sponsored by FantasyIndex.com - Preseason Cheat Sheet Updates available now, Redrafter and Weekly products coming soon.

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Ian Allan and Justin Eleff discuss players who impressed them in Week 1 of the NFL preseason. Sponsored by ExtraPointPress.com.

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Ian Allan and Justin Eleff discuss the fantasy ramifications of recent happenings around the NFL, including the Ezekiel Elliott suspension and the Sammy Watkins trade. Sponsored by EZ Draft (EZDraft.com).

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Aaron Bland of YouRulz.com joins host Justin Eleff to talk fantasy roster configuration and draft strategy. Sponsored by Commish Kit (CommishKit.com).

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Ian Allan and Justin Eleff name the most overrated fantasy players of 2017. Sponsored by The Draft Kit (DraftKit.com).

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Ian Poteet of YouRulz joins host Justin Eleff to talk about which players he will and will not be drafting in 2017. Sponsored by YouRulz.com.

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Ian Allan and Justin Eleff pick 2017 fantasy sleepers from each NFC division. Sponsored by Affordable Trophies.

 

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Conclusion of Thursday's conversation with Scott Pianowski of Yahoo Sports, in which he extols the virtues of good players on very bad teams. Sponsored by the Fantasy Index Open (coming soon at FantasyIndex.com).

 

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Scott Pianowski of Yahoo Sports joins host Justin Eleff to talk about which players he has drafted most frequently so far (including one he already has on a dozen teams) and which superstar he won't touch at the top of any draft in 2017. Sponsored by the Draft Dominator app from Footballguys.

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In his podcast debut, Fantasy Index co-founder Bruce Taylor tells the magazine's origin story. Sponsored by DraftKings.

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Ian Allan and Justin Eleff pick 2017 fantasy sleepers from each AFC division. Sponsored by RealTime Fantasy Sports (rtsports.com).

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Ian Allan and Justin Eleff debate sophomore QBs (Jared Goff vs. Carson Wentz) and Bucs TEs (Cameron Brate vs. O.J. Howard), then name sleepers to watch in the upcoming preseason. Sponsored by Fantasy Football Index - FREE Internet Update coming 7/24 for magazine purchasers.

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Ian Allan and Justin Eleff kick off a new season of the podcast by debating the 2017 fantasy merits of Panthers QB Cam Newton and new Patriots WR Brandin Cooks. Sponsored by YouRulz.com.

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Ian Allan and Justin Eleff recap the Fantasy Index Open (sponsored by Affordable Trophies) and preview Super Bowl LI.

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Ian Allan and Justin Eleff preview the Championship round of the NFL playoffs.

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Ian Allan and Justin Eleff preview Sunday's Divisional Round playoff games: Pittsburgh at Kansas City and Green Bay at Dallas.

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Ian Allan and Justin Eleff preview Saturday's Divisional Round playoff games: Seattle at Atlanta and Houston at New England.

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Ian Allan and Justin Eleff preview Sunday's Wild Card games.

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Ian Allan and Justin Eleff discuss popular formats for playoffs-based fantasy leagues and preview Saturday's Wild Card games.

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