Fantasy Football Draft Cheat Sheet: Sleepers, Busts, and Turn-Based Tips (2022)
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To help you dominate your fantasy football draft, we’re sharing our 2022 fantasy football rankings, tips and cheat sheets.
This cheat sheet is a handy version of the cliff notes from our approach to 2022 fantasy football drafts. Our in-depth strategies for the early, environmentand later rounds can be found in our fantasy football draft kit.
And you can find cheat sheets from all of our analysts below.
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Fancy Draft Cheat Sheets
Pat Fitzmaurice’s 2022 fantasy football cheat sheet
QB Sleepers: Trey Lance, Trevor Lawrence, Daniel Jones
QB busts (relative to where drafted): Tom Brady, Russel Wilson
RB sleepers: Rhmondre Stevenson, Rachaad White, Zamir White
RB busts (relative to where they are written): Josh Jacobs, JK Dobbins, Damien Harris
WR sleepersKadarius Toney, Jahan Dotson, David Bell, KJ Osborn
WR Busts (relative to where written): AJ Brown, Chris Godwin
TE sleepers: Robert Tonyan, Harrison Bryant
TE busts (relative to where they are written): Pat Freiermuth, Mike Gesicki
First round value choice (rounds 1 to 5): Breece Hall, Michael Pittman, AJ Dillon
Mid-term value choice (Rounds 6-10): Brandin Cooks, Miles Sanders, Rashod Bateman, Trey Lance
Choice of value at the end of the round (round 11 or later): Cole Kmet, Nyheim Hines, Jahan Dotson
Deep League Value Picks: KJ Osborn, Sammy Watkins, Devin Duvernay
Save RBs to Target: Rhamond Stevenson, Melvin Gordon, Nyheim Hines
Backup RBs to Avoid: Ronald Jones, Raheem Mostert
Recruits to target: Breece Hall, Jahan Dotson, David Bell, Zamir White
Recruits to Avoid: Jameson Williams, Kenny Pickett, Wan’Dale Robinson
D/ST to target: Kansas City Chiefs, Green Bay Packers
D/ST to avoid: Pittsburgh Steelers, Minnesota Vikings
Draft tip in 5 words: Load on wide receivers.