Dave Richard

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Early Week 15 Fantasy Football Waiver Wire: Dede Westbrook explodes onto the scene, but don't forget Jonathan Stewart

It's late in the season, but it's not too late to find a difference maker. Dave Richard previews the waiver wire for Week 15.

Fantasy Football Week 14 Instant Reaction: Searching for replacements as Eagles fear ACL tear for Carson Wentz

The Eagles fear the worst with Carson Wentz. How should Fantasy players replace him? Dave Richard has some ideas.

Fantasy Football Week 14 Lineup Cheat Sheet: Survive and advance in your playoff matchup with help from Matt Forte, Martavis Bryant and Dak Prescott

Don't know who to start or sit? Don't worry, we've got your back. A week's worth of analysis, game watching and stat analysis will help you win in Week 14.

Fantasy Football Week 14: Our rest of season rankings & Trade Values Chart

As Fantasy owners make tough lineup decisions with championship dreams in mind, see where your players rank for the rest of the season.

Early Week 14 Fantasy Football Waiver Wire: Is it Peyton Barber's job to lose in Tampa Bay?

Doug Martin has been a disappointment all season, and his injury may have opened up an opportunity for Peyton Barber to run away with the job.

Fantasy Football Week 13 Lineup Cheat Sheet: Clinch that playoff spot with help on Joe Mixon, Josh Gordon and Kenyan Drake and everyone else on the schedule

Our best analysis to help you set your Week 13 lineup is straight ahead. Start and sit issues will be resolved here -- precisely when you need help with your team the most.

Fantasy Football Week 13: Our Rest of Season Rankings & Trade Values Chart

As Fantasy owners make tough lineup decisions with playoff implications on the line, see where your players rank for the rest of the season.

Early Week 13 Fantasy Football Waiver Wire: It might be Jimmy Garoppolo time in San Francisco, but Case Keenum is still the guy to target

The future might be about to begin in San Francisco, and Jimmy Garoppolo may be ready to take over at QB. Is he worth your attention on waivers? Dave Richard takes a look.

Fantasy Football Week 12 Lineup Cheat Sheet: Make the right call with expert picks for every game

Our best analysis to help you set your Week 12 lineup is straight ahead. Start and sit issues will be resolved here -- precisely when you need help with your team the most.

Fantasy Football Week 12: With deadlines approaching, our Trade Values Chart will put you in playoff-clinching position

Is your trade deadline this week? Our Trade Values Chart will help you cut a deal to help you get the edge in the Fantasy postseason.

Fantasy Football Week 12 Waiver Wire: Devontae Booker emerges as potential difference-maker for the stretch run

We've been waiting for Devontae Booker to take over in Denver for a while, and the change may have happened Sunday. He's the top priority on waivers in Week 12.

Early Week 12 Fantasy Football Waiver Wire: Devontae Booker taking over in Denver, while Tyrod Taylor takes his job back in Buffalo

Get a jump on the competition with Dave Richard's early look at the waiver wire after Sunday's NFL action.

Fantasy Football Week 11 Lineup Cheat Sheet: Need help with Leonard Fournette or Danny Woodhead? Dave Richard has start/sit calls for every game on the NFL schedule

Lineup decisions are more crucial than ever. Dave Richard breaks down the matchups, stats and game film to help set his confidence level for every Week 11 Fantasy consideration.

Fantasy Football Week 11: Our Trade Values Chart tells you what you can get for Matthew Stafford, Mike Evans and Christian McCaffrey

Is your trade deadline this week? Our Trade Values Chart will help you cut a deal to help you get the edge in the Fantasy postseason.

Early Week 11 Fantasy Football Waiver Wire: Rex Burkhead, Jamaal Williams, Austin Ekeler, Rod Smith, Marqise Lee will be among targets

Week 10 brought another unpredictable set of results. Fantasy Football owners hoping to weather the storm via the waiver wire could be in for a challenging week ahead.

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.