How to prepare for a fantasy auction draft | Fantasy Football Primer

Mike Golic Jr. and Daniel Dopp explain and give strategy tips for fantasy football auction drafts in 2019. Topics include: how auction drafts work (0:16), how to best budget for positional value (1:18), strategies to get your league-mates spending early (3:06), whether trying to bid managers up is a viable strategy (4:00) and tips for handling lengthy drafts (5:04).

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  1. I've only done Auctions, tried a snake for my first time in 2020. Wasn't as bad as I thought but I will never waste my time with a snake draft again. SLAY THE SNAKE! AUCTION UP!

  2. Can someone link a draft strategy video not for first time nubes? Every video is like “know your league rules”. Yeah no shit. I’m looking for budget ceilings on the big 4 or budgeting for going devante/nuk hopkins and waiting on Rb. Wondering if we’ll see 80 dollar bids on saquon this year considering holdouts/early lower body nagging injuries…. yet all youtube has is first timers telling me to “don’t drink too much beer”. Literally could make this video in my sleep

  3. If you do an auction draft, I highly recommend you place the nomination timer at 20 seconds, bid timer at 10 seconds, and reset timer at 5 seconds. I have a 16-team IDP league that does the auction draft and end up finishing in about 2-2.5 hours.

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