Dave Richard

Senior Fantasy Writer /

2019 Fantasy Football Draft Prep: Rev your engines for Kliff Kingsbury's explosive offense in Arizona

Former quarterback Kliff Kingsbury went from fired college coach to head man for the Cardinals. It should mean big things for the passing game, and for David Johnson.

2019 Fantasy Football: Can the divisive Damien Williams prove worth the cost?

It's not hype around Damien Williams -- he's the Chiefs' best back. But is his role and locale enough to justify his rising Average Draft Position?

Fantasy Football Reaction: Melvin Gordon's holdout threat pushes him out of Round 1

Melvin Gordon threatens to hold out from Chargers training camp, making him a risky first-round pick.

2019 Fantasy Football Draft Prep: Strength of schedule projections for all 32 teams

Who's got an easy schedule in 2019? Whose September might make you rethink putting your trust in them? Dave Richard crunches the numbers to rank every team's 2019 schedule.

2019 Fantasy Football: Rookie quarterback breakdown begins same way as NFL Draft -- with Kyler Murray

Who figure to be the top quarterbacks taken in Fantasy drafts? Dave Richard projects only three candidates.

2019 Fantasy Football: Rookie tight end breakdown starts with Iowa studs Noah Fant and T.J. Hockenson

Who figure to be the top rookie tight ends taken in Fantasy drafts? Dave Richard projects these four as the top candidates.

2019 Fantasy Football: Rookie wide receiver breakdown with Parris Campbell and N'keal Harry out front

Who figure to be the top rookie wideouts taken in Fantasy drafts? Dave Richard projects these eight as the top candidates.

2019 Fantasy Football: Rookie running back breakdown with Josh Jacobs leading the pack

Who figure to be the top rookie running backs taken in Fantasy drafts? Dave Richard projects these seven as the top candidates.

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.

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.