Dave Richard

Senior Fantasy Writer /

2017 Fantasy Football Draft Prep: Jordan Howard's worth a first-round pick

Jordan Howard was a top-10 pick in our first 2017 Fantasy Football mock draft, and here's why he's worth it.

Week 17 Fantasy Football injury report news and fallout: Melvin Gordon won't run in Week 17

How should Fantasy owners move forward with Melvin Gordon and Lamar Miller? Let's look at the main injury issues going into Week 17 and what they mean for your rosters.

Fantasy Football Week 17 lineup strategy: Will the Cowboys, Steelers, Giants and Texans rest their starters?

Four teams have their playoff seeds locked up. Does it mean they'll rest their starters? Dave Richard does the digging and makes a prediction on all four teams' Week 17 game plans.

Fantasy Football Week 17 Lineup Cheat Sheet: Starts, sits and sleepers

It's the last week of the Fantasy season. Dave Richard runs through the Week 17 schedule with his best lineup advice.

Week 16 Fantasy Football injury report news and fallout: Are Julio Jones, A.J. Green and Lamar Miller healthy enough to start?

How should Fantasy owners move forward with Julio Jones, A.J. Green and Lamar Miller? Let's look at the main injury issues going into Week 16 and what they mean for your rosters.

Fantasy Football Week 16 Lineup Cheat Sheet: Starts, sits and sleepers

Starting with the Giants-Eagles game Thursday night, Dave Richard runs through the Week 16 schedule with his best lineup advice.

Fantasy Football Week 16 Rest of Season Rankings & Trade Values Chart

Which risky players will pay off for Fantasy owners in Weeks 16 and 17? Let the Rest of Season Rankings be a guide toward full-season glory.

Week 15 Fantasy Football injury report news and fallout: No Julio Jones, no A.J. Green, no Melvin Gordon, no chance?

How should Fantasy owners move on from the injuries to Julio Jones, A.J. Green and Melvin Gordon? Let's look at the main injury issues going into Week 15 and what they mean for your rosters.

Is Adrian Peterson a start or sit in Fantasy Football this Sunday?

Adrian Peterson says he's back! Should Fantasy owners rush him back into lineups? Dave Richard lays out his Fantasy expectations for the Vikings superstar.

Fantasy Football Week 15 Lineup Cheat Sheet: Starts, sits and sleepers

Need help selecting a starter for your Week 15 lineup? Dave Richard combines film study, stats and confidence to help put your best foot forward.

Fantasy Football Week 15 Rest of Season Rankings & Trade Values Chart

Is Dak Prescott hitting the rookie wall? See where he and everyone else wound up on our Rest of Season Rankings.

Week 14 Fantasy Football injury report news and fallout: Heartbreak for Julio Jones' Fantasy owners?

Julio Jones? Jordan Reed? Ryan Mathews? Sammy Watkins? Let's look at the main injury issues going into Week 14 and what they mean for your rosters.

Fantasy Football Week 14 Lineup Cheat Sheet: Starts, sits and sleepers

Need help selecting a starter for your Week 14 lineup? Dave Richard combines film study, stats and confidence to help put your best foot forward.

Fantasy Football Week 14 Rest of Season Rankings & Trade Values Chart

The Seahawks surely trust Thomas Rawls, but should Fantasy owners? See where he and everyone else ranks on our Rest of Season Rankings.

Week 13 Fantasy Football injury report news and fallout: Can you trust Sammy Watkins?

Sammy Watkins? Mark Ingram? Tyrell Williams? Let's look at the main injury issues going into Week 13 and what they mean for your rosters.

Dave Richard has spent nearly his entire career covering the National Football League. Beginning with NFL.com at the boom of the Internet, Richard was that site's first Fantasy Football writer before transitioning to CBS Sports in 2006. Since then he's crunched the numbers, studied the film, developed tiers and trade charts, previewed every NFL game, talked to the decision makers, spoken on the radio, appeared on live television, earned multiple honors and watched a lot of football. And he's done it with one goal in mind: to help you win your league.