Fantasy Football 2021 Draft Kit: Rankings, expert advice, and more

At long last, fantasy football draft season is here, and to get you ready to build those championship teams, we present our fully loaded draft kit for 2021!

We’ve rounded up all the advice from our award-winning group of fantasy analysts so you don’t have to worry about being ready when you’re on the clock.

Whether you’re playing Fantasy Football for the first time or a seasoned pro looking to add another title to your trophy case, our draft kit will provide a guide to sleepers, busts, expert analysis and so much more. Don’t forget to also listen and subscribe to the Yahoo Fantasy Football podcast for advice five times a week.

Remember, Yahoo Fantasy Plus is now available for the fantasy football season. Get an exclusive edge on the competition by signing up now!

Want a quick way to prep before making your picks? Check out our rankings or try a mock draft. Practice makes perfect, but make sure you also consider what format you’re playing in when prepping for your draft.

Ultimately, the only way you’ll miss out is if you don’t play. So sign up now and let the fun begin.

Note: We’ll continue to add new draft prep content here all the way up until the season kicks off.

Fantasy Draft Prep

Draft Rankings: Overall Top 300 | QBs | RBs | WRs | TEs | DST | Kickers

Printable Draft Cheatsheets: Overall Top 250 | Positional | Tiers

Yahoo fantasy expert mock draft

What to do with your first-round pick: 1st pick | 2nd pick | 3rd pick | 4th pick | 5th pick | 6th pick | 7th pick | 8th pick | 9th pick | 10th pick | 11th pick | 12th pick | 13th pick | 14th pick

Positional Tiers: QB | RB (coming soon) | WR | TE

Salary Cap Draft Tiers/Values: QB | RB | WR | TE

Positional trends to exploit in drafts

How to identify an early round bust so you don’t draft them

Players to fade: Pianow’s slippery seven

Which kickers should you target — or stream in Week 1?

How to play fantasy football: A refresher and 101 guide

(More coming!)


Trey Lance leads undervalued QB options

Four values to chase at the tight end position

(More coming!)

Expert Analysis

Players being undervalued in drafts: QB | RB | WR | TE

Players being overvalued in drafts: QB | RB | WR (coming soon) | TE

Key second-year players to target in drafts

Three potential breakout QBs

Why early round running backs present the biggest risks in fantasy

10 crucial fantasy developments from training camp, Week 1

Which players need the right to deployment to succeed in fantasy?

Repeatable fantasy stats: QB | RB | WR | TE | DST

Should we fear Derrick Henry and his taxing workload in 2021?

Rest vs. Rust: Will Dak return to fantasy glory? | Can you trust Barkley at the top of your drafts? | What will Babytron bring to NYG?

Chase the efficiency: Don’t fade these WRs in your drafts

(More coming!)

Advice for alternate formats and settings

Dynasty league rookie rankings

Guide to starting and playing in a keeper league

Best Ball cheat sheet and strategy guide

The top teams to stack in best ball: NYJ | CIN | DAL | LAR | SEA | JAX

Consider trying one of these settings for your fantasy league in 2021

PPR league winners and losers

Which underrated running backs should dynasty leaguers consider?

NFL team analysis

Fantasy power rankings for all 32 NFL teams

Fantasy analysis of the 2021 NFL schedule

Divisional pressing fantasy questions: NFC East | AFC East | NFC South | AFC South | NFC North | AFC North | NFC West | AFC West

… And way more to come!