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Pitfalls To Avoid When Playing NFL Fantasy Football

The rise of fantasy football has been tremendous and has provided a lot of fun and excitement to the sports community. Everyone wants to put their best foot forward when they do their fantasy football league. This means they need to avoid some of the most common pitfalls that harm those who are ill prepared to deal with them.

Do Not Binge On Alcohol During The Draft

This one should be pretty self explanatory. There are too many people who get excited about their draft and end up having a lot to drink. Of course, the over consumption of alcohol can easily cloud one’s judgement. It becomes all too easy from that point to make poor decisions while in the draft, and this in turn can ruin your whole fantasy NFL season. Is it really worth it just to have a few drinks?

Overestimating The Beginning Rounds Of The Draft

The first round or two of the draft does always generate a lot of buzz. You and your friends or others are going to draft some of the top point getters in those rounds. However, you should not discount the bargains that you may be able to grab in the latter rounds. If you are wise, you can often snag some great players in those rounds as well. Best of all, the rest of your competition may not be as focused in the later rounds, and you can take advantage of this.

Taking Too Many Players From The Same Team

Teams have good years and teams have bad years. If you draft too many players from the same team, you are exposing yourself to those risks. It is better to pluck good players from several good teams. This minimizes your chances of having too many players from a team that is simply on a downswing.

These are just a few of the many potential issues that players can run into while they are playing fantasy NFL football. You need to be aware of them so as to avoid the chances of falling into these traps yourself. If you can at least avoid some of the simple mistakes like this, you put yourself in a much better position to perform well during the fantasy season.

GRFF Staff

GRFF Staff

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