Fusion Fantasy Football

Ep 49 Have Fun in the Singularity

An episode of Fusion Fantasy Football

By FusionFFB
@FusionFFB puts in the time consuming Fantasy Football content so we can break it down for you, bite size, with all the perspectives so that you can make up your own mind or know where to learn more.
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@FusionFFB puts in the time consuming Fantasy Football content so we can break it down for you, bite size, with all the perspectives so that you can make up your own mind or know where to learn more.

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Ep 64 Winners & Losers
We all know who we are in our leagues by now, but what does that mean? What should you be doing to be making winning moves, be it this year or next? A more Dynasty and Keeper focused episode focusing on rest of season and playoffs. -Follow me on Twitter @FusionFFB https://twitter.com/FusionFFB -Find everything at http://fusionffb.com/ -Email questions or concerns to FusionFFB@gmail.com
November 16, 2019
Ep 63 Next Week Tonight - Week 10
Woe unto thee! For the Byepocalypse is nigh!  Or something like that, right?  Or maybe, just listen and be prepared the week before?  Streamers, stashes and sanitizing bench spots. -Follow me on Twitter @FusionFFB https://twitter.com/FusionFFB -Find everything at http://fusionffb.com/ -Email questions or concerns to FusionFFB@gmail.com -Listen to the Podcast for even more content beyond these videos. Links to all major podcast platforms: http://Anchor.fm/FusionFFB
November 1, 2019
Ep 62 Next Week Tonight - Week 9
We've got the usual streamers for you all, but we also focus on some high upside stashes too
October 25, 2019
Ep 61 Next Week Tonight - Week 8
Buy! Buy! Buy! I've got streamers for week 8 as expected, but also a nice collection of "buy now" players to move on before the Week 7 Sunday games.
October 18, 2019
Ep 60 Bonus: Midseason Draft Recap with BFTG George
If you drafted right now for the rest of season redraft, who would be your targets? Well, on October 8th, 2019, on the eve of the NFL's Week 6, twelve degenerates came together to draft for an 8 week redraft league. The results were fascinating.
October 13, 2019
Ep 59 Next Week Tonight - Week 7
Be a week ahead of the competition! We're talking week 7 moves. Another bleak streaming waiver wire in week 7, but I try to find a few gems and have some extra buys and sells to try and compensate. 
October 11, 2019
Ep 58 Next Week Tonight - Week 6
Week 6 may be a barren streaming wasteland, but Tight Ends are plentiful. Don't believe me? Dare you to listen.
October 4, 2019
Ep 57 Next Week Tonight - Week 5
Week 5 streamers to add now as free agents, a top 20 running back you should be selling, and receivers to buy. Come listen to next week's maintstream podcasts tonight.
September 27, 2019
Ep 56 Next Week Tonight - Week 4
Next Week, Tonight looks at all the moves you'll want to make next week so you can stay one step ahead. If you need a QB or TE streamer for Week 3, check out the names I have that will be good for week 4, too. Follow the show on Twitter @FusionFFB and find articles and data on www.FusionFFB.com
September 20, 2019
Ep 55 Next Week Tonight Week 3
Time to look check out all the moves you'll want to make for Week 3. Yes. You read that right.
September 13, 2019
Ep 54 Next Week Tonight Week 1
Week 1 is here, but I'll let the other podcasts worry about that. I'm here to get you ready for Week 2. The players to add, buy, or sell right now before their values shift this weekend. This is Next Week, Tonight.
September 4, 2019
Ep 53 Welcome to the 2019 Season
(Fixed!)  I formally begin the transition to in-season analysis. But first, I introduce the podcast to any new listeners. I talk about some of the core beliefs that guide my fantasy analysis. Then we recap the offseason with some of my bad calls, but some of the good ones too.
August 29, 2019
Ep 52 The Draft Episode
I do a mock draft from the 2 spot with my Drafting From: The Whiplash draft prep article to show you just how it can help your nail your own draft. Check them out now https://www.fusionffb.com/tag/drafting-from/
August 23, 2019
Ep 51 Superflexology Podcast Profile
Podcast Profile with John and Mitch from the Superflexology Podcast. Check them out on Twitter @Superflexology @TheBauerClub @DynoMC
August 16, 2019
Ep 50 Players with Positive Possibilities
I go over several names at different points in drafts that the Singularity highlights as possible great values that can really help you win leagues. Contact me about the charity prize league with the Mike Evans signed jersery: fusionFFB@gmail.com or Twitter @FusionFFB. Check out the Singularity on the site www.fusionFFB.com/shop.
August 12, 2019
Ep 49 Have Fun in the Singularity
Football is back! Enjoy it! Also, FusionFFB's 2019 fantasy projections are out: The Singularity! I go over a bit of what's in it. The Singularity is on sale $5 at www.fusionffb.com/shop
August 3, 2019
Ep 48 Bitter Pills Like Melvin
More details on situations like Melvin Gordon and an interview with the author of the Bitter Pills articles on FusionFFB.com, @BerylJoffre.
July 26, 2019
Ep 47 Why Don't You People Listen?
"But how could we know" *I lose my mind* There may be some yelling. Melvin, and Guice and Sanders, oh my!
July 14, 2019
Ep 46 Agreeing to Disagree with Josh Crocker
Josh Crocker joins me to talk about players with forgotten injuries and playing a new game: Agree to Disagree
July 10, 2019
Ep 45 Clock Dodgers Podcast Profile
I sit down with Neal Maligno of Clock Dodgers to get to know the man, the voice, the beard, and everything about his podcast Clock Dodgers.
July 3, 2019
Ep 44 RB Wellness Checks
Checking in around the league on incumbent running backs for how they are doing after free agency and the rookie draft.
June 24, 2019
Ep 43 Relative Ranks and Rants
Quickly hit the WR ranks before exploring how we can think about combined rookie draft ranks depending on what we are prioritizing. Finish up with some rants on current "news".  Join the GroupMe chat, DM @FusionFFB on twitter or email FusionFFB@gmail.com for the invite.
June 10, 2019
Ep 42 Draft 22 Anatomy of a 22 Pick Rookie Draft
A before and after interview with the most extreme rebuild I've ever seen, trading for 22 rookie draft picks and making every single one.
May 30, 2019
Ep 41 On being Foxes with Tight Ends
I talk a bit about the philosophy behind FusionFFB before digging into Tight Ends and then Rookie TE and QB ranks. Don't forget to follow on Twitter @FusionFFB and your host Joshua @Generally_Aware Email FusionFFB@Gmail.com and the website FusionFFB.com
May 27, 2019
Ep 40 Rookie Running Back Ranks
Breaking down my rookie ranks by position and starting with Running Backs. A lot of information packed into this one, grab a coffee and dive in.
May 19, 2019
Ep 39 Chasing the Outlier Tail
I have a few rants, including chasing outliers, over-weighting landing spots and how its common knowledge the Patriots love Tight Ends. Then transition into applying real success probabilities for positions based on draft round to how and where we draft them. Follow on Twitter @FusionFFB and find my written work at FusionFFB.com
May 8, 2019
Ep 38 Running Back Landing Spots
I preview my running back landing spot value matrix and how we can use it to find the best spots for incoming rookie RBs and later, modify our talent rankings when we know where the rookies land. https://twitter.com/FusionFFB/status/1116583253954027526 
April 13, 2019
Ep 37 Free Agency Determinism
Reviewing the changed landscape after all these free agent signings.  I also restate an important truth Peter Howard was trying to tell me. Follow and DM @FusionFFB or email FusionFFB@gmail.com for an invite to the FusionFFB GroupMe chat.
March 27, 2019
Ep 36 Combine Correlation with Peter Howard
I'm joined by Peter Howard (@Pahowdy) to get insight into what exactly  we can and cannot learn from the combine drills and results. Check out  Peter's Projections Model and Video Course.  http://rebeccaphoward.net/courses/petes-page/ Follow me @FusionFFB and DM me or email FusionFFB@gmail.com for an invite to the FusionFFB GroupMe chat.
March 9, 2019
Ep 35 Rookie Toolbox
A few offseason Dynasty tips and then I share my toolbox of resources for studying the incoming rookies. I also premiere my "Dual Monitor" segment, taking a break from football for a few minutes.
February 28, 2019
Ep 34 - 2018 Memorandum
A look back at 2018 hits and misses and more importantly how I got them.
February 11, 2019
Ep 33 Overlooked Trade Targets
Starting off 2019 with a look at some overlooked trade targets for the offseason.
February 2, 2019
Ep 32 Playoff Walk Up
Touching base as we head into the playoffs. Evaluating some advice, ranting about tight ends and kickers, and a little pep talk to chase those trophies.
December 12, 2018
Ep 31 Week 11 Procrastinator Pod
Quick rundown of players before you set your lineups for all my fellow procrastinators.
November 18, 2018
Ep 30 Setting Up Your Team to Win
I go over some late season moves you can make with a Buy, Sell, Stash and talk about setting your team up to win the 'ship.
November 3, 2018
Ep 29 Film Snobbery Rant
I'm alive! Quick impromptu rant after hearing Chris Harris encourage a nonsensical film vs numbers analysis. Get me some feedback, if you don't mind lesser quality recording if the content is worth it, let me know!
October 23, 2018
Ep 28 TNF Chat with Brad Reyes
I'm joined by Brad Reyes @MeanMrMode (which I completely said wrong on the pod) who's currently covering PlayDraft for TheQuantEdge.com as we talk matchups, lineup decisions and big game options for Week 5.
October 5, 2018
Ep 27 Going for Two Week 3
I name two players from each matchup that are not top 12 RB/WR that I would be confident starting this week. I also review the names from my Signing the Waiver article.
September 23, 2018
Ep 26 TNF Chat with Gabe Benson
I'm joined by my #SFB8 opponent, Gabe Benson (@Dynasty_Benson) and we talk match-ups and players.
September 21, 2018
Ep 25 Thursday Night Prepper
Just a short episode out to you ahead of the Thursday Night game. Join me as I talk about running victory laps, Marcus Mariota’s nerves (shout out to @DrJesseMorse) and, of course, TNF itself.
September 20, 2018
Ep 24 Fake Football Fight with Sam Lane
I'm joined by Sam Lane @FFStompy for a no-holds-barred Fake Football Fight over Alex Collins and Javorius Allen.
September 18, 2018
Ep 23 TNF Chat with Mike Alexander
I'm joined by my #SFB8 opponent Mike Alexander @Roto_Wan as we use our matchup to talk about some of the common players and games involved that hopefully overlap with your own teams.
September 14, 2018
Ep 22 End of Bench Stashes & Thursday Review
I give some players you may want on your bench before they go off so you don't have to pay up on waivers. I also straighten out some fake news and then we review the first Thursday night game.
September 4, 2018
Ep 21 Mild Predictions & Draft Strategy
I give some "Mild Predictions" that will actually help you win your leagues, not just make me sound smart. Plus a review of my draft strategy "Drafting From:" articles to help you when drafting from specific spots in your draft.
August 27, 2018
Ep 20 Running Back Roles and NFC North Part 2
I get a little heated talking about incoherent RB narratives and the difference between position and role. Then wrap up Chicago and Green Bay's Snapshot Reviews. Trigger warning if you love Ronald Jones, hate Mckinnon and McNichols, and think Dalvin Cook will get a 70% opportunity share.
August 20, 2018
Ep 19 Podcast Profile: Break from the Grind Podcast
A Podcast Profile for the Break from the Grind Pod with hosts George @bftgpod and Jason @DrMilbarge Check out their pod at BFTGPodcast.com Break from the Grind isn't your usual Fantasy Football podcast, interviewing some big names but from an entirely different angle. When you need a break from the usual FF Podcast monotony, you need Break from the Grind.
August 13, 2018
Ep 18 Snapshot Review: NFC North Part 1 with Robert Wilson
Robert Wilson (@TheFFGator) joins me to talk Minnesota and Detroit. Hear why he likes Diggs and whether Golden Tate can repeat as a WR1.
August 10, 2018
Ep 17 Snapshot Review: NFC South
I'm joined by Chris Nalls @CNalls83 to talk about the Saints and Alvin Kamara, and wrap up the rest of the division myself. New Orleans - 3:00 Carolina - 22:30 Tampa Bay - 31:55 Atlanta - 37:08 Check out Chris's article on Kamara here: http://ffdynasty260.com/player-analysis-alvin-kamara/
August 5, 2018
Ep 16 Storylines with Stanley
A short pod taking a break from the Snapshot Reviews and introducing my friend Stanley who reviews the storylines in the news.
August 2, 2018
Ep 15 Snapshot Review: AFC East
Going over the Team Projection Snapshots for the AFC East. Check FusionFFB.com to see the snapshots and rankings yourself. Few updates after I recorded: Elijah McGuire's injury will hold him out several weeks and will depress his early numbers. Stat updates upcoming. Rookie Trenton Cannon could benefit.
July 31, 2018
Ep 14 Snapshot Review: AFC South
I hit on the my Snapshots for the rest of the AFC South: Houston, Tennessee, and Jacksonville. Follow along with the sheets at http://fusionffb.com/team-projection-snapshots
July 29, 2018
Ep 13 Snapshot Review: Colts
I dive into my Team Projection Snapshot for the Indianapolis Colts, the first in a series of episodes looking at teams as a whole and highlighting interesting players as values or overpriced in drafts.
July 25, 2018
Ep 12 FusionFFB.com Website
www.FusionFFB.com is finally here! I roll out the site, talk about my Team Projection Snapshots and the player rankings that come out of them, and give a little bit of new and analysis from around the league.
July 21, 2018
Ep 11 Conversation with Crocker
Josh and I talk #SFB8 strategy, have a pretty long discussion on Jay Ajayi and other similar ADP running backs, and I secretly hint at or just plain call out four of my (at the time) upcoming SFB8 picks.
July 13, 2018
Ep 10 Ronald Jones Roundup
Check out PlayerProfiler.com for the Ronald Jones metrics and clips from Matt Kelley @fantasy_mansion Rotounderworld Pod, @eliotcrist and his @draftdailypod with guest Adam Spinks @TheRBScout for the two polar perspectives I drew on most for this roundup. Also discussion on player's hype changing around you and I give you a sneak peak into how my team and player projections project will work. Come for Ronald Jones, stay for the Finding Nemo take.
July 2, 2018
Ep 9 Podcast Profile - FF Breakdown
I'm joined by @DFF_Swag and @FL2drinkminimum from the Fantasy Football Breakdown for my first Podcast Profile episode, where I help you get to know a new podcast. Check them out at https://t.co/icbvaixiTe
June 25, 2018
Ep 8 Draft Theory and DGAF Dynasty
I have a drink and get talking league and draft game theory. How to approach a league with unusual scoring and how to take and keep the advantage throughout your draft. Also there's an opening in my DGAF Dynasty league, got to listen to find out.
June 19, 2018
Ep 7 Derrius Guice Roundup
I review opinions on Derrius Guice in Washington, then I Correct the Crowd, and talk a little Kalen Ballage with a rant. Contact me at FusionFFB@Gmail.com with questions, complaints or if you want to become a FusionFFB Informant
June 14, 2018
Ep 6 Bonus - Fake Football Fight
I'm joined by Josh for our a Bonus Episode featuring our first Fake Football Fight. With some extra conversation on the Colts' backfield and Tarik Cohen. Follow Josh @jccrocker
June 3, 2018
Ep 5 - Sony Michel Roundup
I give the answers to the NES music challenge, rant a bit, and give a summary of thoughts on Sony Michel. -It was The Fantasy Football Dynasty (@TheFFDynasty) that talked about CMC (sorry, got distracted and didn't mention by name). -PPR points by position for each team since 2014: Addison Hayes of ffstatistics.com @amazehayes_ https://twitter.com/amazehayes_/status/996109318343806977?s=19 (Correction: Patriots were top 5 the last 3 years, not 4). -Fantasy Football Breakdown @FF_Breakdown Episode 73 has the discussion of Sony Michel. -Eliot Crist's @eliotcrist Draft Daily Pod @DraftDailyPod for Sony Michel with Charles Mcdonald (@fourverts) from back on February 6.
May 27, 2018
Ep 4 Skepticism in 8-bit
Using our awareness of the spectrum of fantasy opinions to find missing or contradicting points on players. Email answers to FusionFFB@gmail.com or DM @FusionFFB on Twitter.
May 21, 2018
Bias Brain Dump
I take a break from the mock drafts to do a brain dump of some thoughts on avoiding bias in our process and decisions. References to Kevin O'Brien @the_ff_engineer and his FF Engineering Pod featuring JJ Zachariason @LateRoundQB, and Josh Hermsmeyer @friscojosh with his tweet and links to the Algorithm Aversion paper here: https://twitter.com/friscojosh/status/975180929986584577
May 18, 2018
SuperFlex 2TE Premium Rookie Drafts Recap (aka Guice Double Jeopardy)
I run through the first 2 rounds of similar Superflex 2TE Premium rookie drafts I recently did. We get a feel for the tiers and common runs that happen. I share a point on Guice's double jeopardy strikes as only a two-down back.
May 14, 2018
Introduction to FusionFFB's Philosphy and Purpose
I get philosophical as I describe my process and how I arrived at the idea and purpose for FusionFFB
May 12, 2018
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