Enthusiastic Fantasy football players are participating in Best Ball drafts in anticipation of the 2021 season. A unique and popular trend is to join these leagues where you simply draft one time and then do not have to make any roster moves thereafter. Your weekly results are determined by who scores the most points at each starting position.
SportsLine's Scott Engel is a prime source to consult for Best Ball success. Engel is an inaugural member of the Fantasy Sports Writers Association's Hall of Fame and has been a premier analyst and Fantasy personality for 25 years. He is a four-time FSWA Award Winner and 10-time nominee, including being named a finalist for the 2020 Fantasy Football Writer of the Year award.
Now, Engel has provided his 12 most important tips and strategies for Best Ball participants. He shares unique approaches for executing ideal Best Ball drafts, including targeting upside performers more frequently than you would in seasonal leagues. For example, Engel says, Seattle Seahawks wide receiver Tyler Lockett has even more appeal in a Best Ball league than in a normal seasonal format.
Engel has shares 11 more essential recommendations, including injury risks that can be less worrisome in Best Ball leagues. You must absorb his rundown of the most important points to know before entering a Best Ball draft.
What are the 12 most important points to consider before diving into a Best Ball draft? And what is the ideal roster construction? ... Join SportsLine right now to see Scott Engel's top 12 Best Ball draft strategies and tips, plus get the entire 2021 Fantasy Football Draft Bible, all from a Fantasy Sports Hall of Famer!