Dave Richard

Senior Fantasy Writer /

Fantasy Football Coaching Change: Bruce Arians, Byron Leftwich should put Bucs in a pass-first mentality

Byron Leftwich will call plays while his mentor, Bruce Arians, runs the Buccaneers. How will this tandem impact Jameis Winston, Mike Evans and O.J. Howard?

Fantasy Football: Adam Gase's arrival should help Sam Darnold take off with the Jets

The long-stagnant Jets offense has potential to thrive now that Adam Gase will mesh with Sam Darnold in NYC.

Postseason Fantasy Football: Conference Championship DFS plays and sleepers

Four teams, two games and one last chance to set your old fashioned DFS lineup. Dave Richard has some recommendations to help you come away with a win.

Fantasy Football: Freddie Kitchens should keep things cooking in Cleveland

Baker Mayfield and Nick Chubb should remain effective in Freddie Kitchens' offense in Cleveland, but what about the Browns' receivers?

Fantasy Football Playoffs: Divisional Round DFS plays and sleepers

Looking for an edge on who to use in Daily Fantasy lineups over the Divisional Playoffs? We've got you covered.

Fantasy Football: Buckle up for Kliff Kingsbury's 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.

Fantasy Football: What to expect from Matt LaFleur calling plays for the Packers

Matt LaFleur's lone season calling plays in Tennessee didn't show much in the way in consistency, but plenty in how flexible he can be as a schemer.

Fantasy Football Playoffs: Wild Card Round DFS plays and sleepers

Looking for an edge on who to use in Daily Fantasy lineups over Wild Card Weekend? We've got you covered.

Fantasy Football Week 17: PPR Lineup Cheat Sheet rankings for every game on the schedule

Are you sure you're setting your best Fantasy lineup for the title run? Dave Richard went through every matchup and rated every relevant player for Week 17 in PPR leagues.

Fantasy Football Week 17: Non-PPR Lineup Cheat Sheet Rankings

Are you sure you're setting your best Fantasy lineup for the title run? Dave Richard went through every matchup and rated every player for Week 17 in non-PPR leagues.

Fantasy Football Week 17: Starts and sits, risks and sleepers for every game on the NFL schedule

Make sure you're setting the right lineup for the season finale as Dave Richard goes through every game on the NFL schedule and highlights the players you need to know.

Fantasy Football Week 17 early waiver wire: Will we see Todd Gurley, other stars in Week 17?

With just one week left in the NFL season, we'll see some teams rest their starters. Dave Richard runs through the Fantasy ramifications for those of you still playing in Week 17.

Fantasy Football Week 16: PPR Lineup Cheat Sheet rankings for every game on the schedule

Are you sure you're setting your best Fantasy lineup for the title run? Dave Richard went through every matchup and rated every relevant player for Week 16 in PPR leagues.

Fantasy Football Week 16: Starts and sits for every game on the schedule for championship week

Before you lock in your lineup for Week 16, make sure you go through Dave Richard's Week 16 preview, featuring start and sit calls for all 32 NFL teams.

Fantasy Football Week 16: Non-PPR Lineup Cheat Sheet Rankings

Are you sure you're setting your best Fantasy lineup for the title run? Dave Richard went through every matchup and rated every player for Week 16 in non-PPR leagues.

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.

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