Dave Richard

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Todd Gurley's trainer: All-Pro has an 'arthritic component to his knee' but hasn't been told of plan to decrease workload

Gurley missed the final two games of the 2018 season and played sparingly in the playoffs

2019 Fantasy Football Team Previews: Can Bills ride Josh Allen to greatness?

Key additions and departures, numbers to know, and which players to target in Fantasy Football from the 2019 Buffalo Bills.

2019 Fantasy Football Team Previews: Can Titans take the next step?

Key additions and departures, numbers to know, and which players to target in Fantasy Football from the 2019 Tennessee Titans.

2019 Fantasy Football Team Previews: Ezekiel Elliott still the centerpiece for the Cowboys

Key additions and departures, numbers to know, and which players to target in Fantasy Football from the 2019 Dallas Cowboys.

2019 Fantasy Football Team Previews: Bruce Arians is back to lead the Buccaneers

Key additions and departures, numbers to know, and which players to target in Fantasy Football from the 2019 Tampa Bay Buccaneers.

2019 Fantasy Football Team Previews: Can the Rams avoid the Super Bowl hangover?

Key additions and departures, numbers to know, and which players to target in Fantasy Football from the 2019 Los Angeles Rams.

2019 Fantasy Football Team Previews: The Seahawks don't care if you think they run too much

Key additions and departures, numbers to know, and which players to target in Fantasy Football from the 2019 Seattle Seahawks.

2019 Fantasy Football Team Previews: It's now or never for Andy Dalton and the Bengals

Key additions and departures, numbers to know, and which players to target in Fantasy Football from the 2019 Cincinnati Bengals.

2019 Fantasy Football Draft Prep: RB strategy and Tiers 1.0

Is Zero-RB still a thing? Do running backs matter? Dave Richard looks at the state of the position for 2019, and gives his first positional tiers

2019 Fantasy Football Draft Prep: QB draft strategy and Tiers 1.0

How should you tackle the quarterback position in 2019? Dave Richard breaks it down and gives you his first round of position tiers

2019 Fantasy Football Draft Prep: WR strategy and Tiers 1.0

How many elite wide receivers do you want on your team? Dave Richard looks at the state of the position for 2019, and gives his first positional tiers

2019 Fantasy Football Draft Prep: TE strategy and Tiers 1.0

Can you afford not to take one of the Big Three at tight end? Dave Richard looks at the state of the position for 2019, and gives his first positional tiers

2019 Fantasy Football Draft Prep: Meet the 2019 rookie class

Get to know this year's rookie class, as Dave Richard breaks down his top options for 2019 and beyond.

Fantasy Football Offseason Questions: Is Todd Gurley no longer a Round 1 or Round 2 pick?

Todd Gurley's mysterious knee problem has sent his Fantasy stock to places we'd never thought we'd see it. Dave Richard says there's still more room for him to fall.

2019 Fantasy Football Draft Prep: Rankings breakdown No. 120-111

Learn why you should — and maybe why you shouldn't — draft players 120-111 in our consensus rankings.

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.