Dave Richard

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2016 Fantasy Football Draft Prep: Tight End Tiers 4.0

Where can you expect to find tight ends in your drafts this weekend? Dave Richard puts the road map right in front of you.

2016 Fantasy Football Draft Prep: Quarterback Tiers 4.0

Just in time for the third weekend of preseason action, Dave Richard's quarterback tiers are updated to help you navigate and decimate your Fantasy drafts.

2016 Fantasy Football Draft Prep: Wide Receiver Tiers 4.0

As the regular season gets closer -- and Fantasy drafts happen -- Dave Richard looks at the receivers to help give you an idea of when to draft them.

2016 Fantasy Football Draft Prep: Running Back Tiers 4.0

The running back landscape is starting to take shape, and Dave Richard is particularly concerned about a group that will get overdrafted.

2016 Fantasy Football Draft Prep: 12-team $100 non-PPR auction

Put the snake drafts away. Our 12-man auction previews what you might expect when the bidding gets wild in your leagues!

2016 Fantasy Football Preseason Takeaway: Pondering the Panthers WRs

Kelvin Benjamin looked like his old self against the Titans, but he played just nine snaps. Is the bigger concern his conditioning or the emergence of Devin Funchess?

2016 Fantasy Football Preseason Takeaway: Jeremy Langford shaping up as good No. 2 option

The Bears have put Jeremy Langford in every-down situations this preseason, but does it mean he'll be an every-week Fantasy starter?

2016 Fantasy Football Preseason Takeaway: Blake Bortles isn't slowing down

One of the most polarizing quarterbacks in Fantasy this summer, Blake Bortles' friends on the field have made his numbers look really good.

2016 Fantasy Football Preseason Takeaway: Patriots running backs earn mid-round value

Dion Lewis' second knee surgery opens the door for LeGarrette Blount and James White to carry legitimate Fantasy value.

2016 Fantasy Football Preseason Takeaway: Tajae Sharpe is a phenomenal late-round sleeper

The Titans might say they're a running team but Tajae Sharpe has given them life in the passing game. Dave Richard thinks the team has found Marcus Mariota's top target.

2016 Fantasy Football Preseason Takeaway: Lions passing game roars

Through two preseason games, Matthew Stafford has looked sharp. So has Marvin Jones. How should Fantasy owners re-stock their rankings of Lions pass-catchers?

2016 Fantasy Football Draft Prep: Tight End Tiers 3.0

There's Gronk and there's everyone else. Dave Richard breaks down the tight ends and groups them into tiers for Draft Day convenience.

2016 Fantasy Football Draft Prep: Wide Receiver Tiers 3.0

Wide receivers have gained massive popularity in Fantasy Football. Which ones are elite and which ones aren't? Dave Richard separates them in his third tiers installment.

2016 Fantasy Football Draft Prep: Running Back Tiers 3.0

Whether you target them early or a little later, Dave Richard's running back tiers will give you the edge on when to pick them on Draft Day.

2016 Fantasy Football Draft Prep: Quarterback Tiers 3.0

The third installment of Dave Richard's quarterback tiers will help you land passers at the right price.

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.