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PFF Fantasy Football Podcast with Jeff Ratcliffe

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Apr 25, 2018

Jeff Ratcliffe checks in on all of the latest fantasy football news from around the NFL, including Rob Gronkowski announcing that he's playing in 2018, Cameron Meredith's fantasy potential with the Saints, and still no update on Dez Bryant's destination. Jeff then takes a look at the top rookie running backs and wide receivers in this year's draft class and identifies the ideal landing spot that would give each player immediate fantasy value this season.

Apr 20, 2018

Jeff Ratcliffe checks in on the latest fantasy football news from around the NFL, including Willie Snead signing an offer sheer with the Ravens and the Giants releasing Brandon Marshall. Jeff then breaks down the 2018 NFL schedule release with a look at fantasy strength of schedule based on current NFL rosters for all four skill positions.

Apr 18, 2018

Jeff Ratcliffe checks in on the latest fantasy football news from around the NFL, including rumblings about Tom Brady not playing in 2018, when and where Dez Bryant will land, and will Jordan Howard be the Bears' feature back this season. Jeff then does a deep dive on the rookie tight end class with his rankings, player evaluations, and overall strategy for the position.

Apr 13, 2018

Jeff Ratcliffe checks in on the latest fantasy football news from around the NFL and breaks down the fantasy implications of Dez Bryant being released from the Dallas Cowboys. Jeff also discusses PFF's latest rookie mock draft, including his thoughts on how to value rookie draft picks, overall strategy, and insights into how to attack this year's rookie class.

Ratcliffe's rookie WR rankings

Apr 6, 2018

Jeff Ratcliffe checks in on all of the latest fantasy football news from around the NFL including the Patriots signing Jordan Matthews and Troy Niklas, the potential fantasy impact of Cameron Meredith going to the Saints, and more rumblings from Dallas on Dez Bryant. Jeff then dives into his pre-draft top 20 rookie wide receivers and gives a detailed fantasy scouting report on all of the top wideouts in this year's rookie class.

Apr 4, 2018

Jeff Ratcliffe breaks down the fantasy football implications of the Patriots trading Brandin Cooks to the Rams. He discusses Cooks' 2018 outlook along with the fantasy impact on Jared Goff, Robert Woods, Cooper Kupp, Tom Brady, Julian Edelman, and Chris Hogan. Jeff also gives his thoughts on PFF's latest NFL draft mock and discusses the "what if" scenarios if the picks in the mock actually happen.

Pro Football Focus Edge

Pro Football Focus Elite

Mar 30, 2018

Jeff Ratcliffe breaks down all of the latest fantasy football news from around the NFL, including Rob Gronkowski trade rumors, Eric Ebron's outlook with the Colts, what to expect from Carlos Henderson in 2018, and Lamar Jackson not running a 40-yard dash at his pro day. Jeff then goes team-by-team to give you 32 observations from the first batch of fantasy football projections for 2018.

Pro Football Focus Edge

Pro Football Focus Elite

Mar 28, 2018

Jeff Ratcliffe checks in on all of the latests fantasy football news from around the NFL, including the Odell Beckham Jr. trade rumors, the new NFL catch rule, Dez Bryant's future with Dallas, Trey Burton's fantasy outlook in Chicago, injury updates for some of fantasy's biggest names, and a look at some potential changing backfields. Jeff also breaks down some of his recent research on target and carry shares across the NFL.

Mar 23, 2018

Jeff Ratcliffe breaks down all of the latest fantasy football news from around the NFL, including the fantasy implications of Eric Ebron signing with the Colts, Terrelle Pryor's fit with the Jets, can Mike Wallace have value in Philly, how Frank Gore's signing in Miami impact on Kenyan Drake, Jacksonville's wide receiver corps after they released Allen Hurns, Zay Jones' concerning off-field incident and more. Jeff also recaps the strategy lessons he learned from PFF's latest PPR mock draft.

Mar 19, 2018

Jeff Ratcliffe checks in on all of the latest fantasy football news from around the NFL including the Jets trading up to the No. 3 pick in the draft, Danny Woodhead's retirement, Michael Crabtree signing with the Ravens, New England trading for Cordarrelle Patterson, LeGarrette Blount signing with the Detroit Lions, Jeremy Hill signing with the New England Patriots, and more. Jeff also breaks down the biggest fantasy winners and losers from the first week of free agency.

Mar 16, 2018

Jeff Ratcliffe breaks down all of the latest fantasy football news from free agency, including Jordy Nelson's fantasy outlook in Oakland, how fantasy players should value Doug Martin, Tyler Eifert's 2018 outlook, what to think of Austin Seferian-Jenkins signing with the Jaguars, and whether A.J. McCarron will have any fantasy value in Buffalo. Jeff also breaks down the latest updates to his dynasty rankings by position along with insights and analysis on dynasty startup draft strategy.

Mar 14, 2018

Jeff Ratcliffe gets you caught up on the fantasy football impact from NFL free agency. Topics include: Kirk Cousins in an ideal landing spot, can any of the three former Vikings quarterbacks offer fantasy value, pump the brakes just slightly on Jerick McKinnon, what does Dion Lewis' addition mean for Derrick Henry, will Isaiah Crowell have value in New York, Carlos Hyde's fantasy prospects in Cleveland, what to think of Jonathan Stewart with the Giants, Allen Robinson's stock in Chicago, Sammy Watkins's fit with the Chiefs, will Donte Moncrief resurface on the fantasy radar, Jimmy Graham's outlook in Green Bay, and Trey Burton's prospects with the Bears.

Mar 12, 2018

Jeff Ratcliffe checks in on all of the latest fantasy football news from around the NFL, including the Browns trading frenzy continuing with moves involving Tyrod Taylor and DeShone Kizer, what Cameron Brate's new deal means for O.J. Howard, the fantasy implications of Odell Beckham's questionable social media video, and more. Jeff also breaks down the fantasy impact of potential landing spots for Sammy Watkins, Allen Robinson, Donte Moncrief, Jimmy Graham, Trey Burton, Case Keenum, Sam Bradford, A.J. McCarron, Jonathan Stewart, DeMarco Murray, and Dion Lewis. 

Mar 9, 2018

Jeff Ratcliffe checks in on the latest fantasy football news from around the NFL, including the impact of DeMarco Murray's release on Derrick Henry and Torrey Smith's fit in Carolina after being traded for Daryl Worley. Jeff then updates his top 5 free agents for fantasy purposes. He also breaks down the entire rookie quarterback class into rankings and tiers. Jeff wraps things up with an instant reaction to the news that the Miami Dolphins will trade Jarvis Landry to the Cleveland Browns.

Mar 7, 2018

Jeff Ratcliffe breaks down the latest news from NFL free agency including Le'Veon Bell getting the franchise tag, Allen Robinson and Sammy Watkins not tagged, Jerick McKinnon's fantasy potential in a new home, Chris Ivory signing with the Bills, Eric Ebron trade rumors, and more. Jeff also breaks down the fantasy football implications of PFF's latest NFL Draft mock with several great nuggets of advice and strategy tips for dynasty fantasy football leagues.

Mar 5, 2018

Jeff Ratcliffe checks in on the recent fantasy football news from around the NFL including an update on Le'Veon Bell's status with the Steelers, a potential blockbuster trade for Jarvis Landry, could the Eagles trade Nick Foles, Teddy Bridgewater's fantasy value in the short term, and some insight into Dez Bryant's production over the last three seasons. Jeff then breaks down the winners and losers from the NFL scouting combine including Saquon Barkley's massive performance, a fast 40 time from D.J. Chark, and Mike Gesicki blowing up the tight end testing.

Feb 28, 2018

Jeff Ratcliffe gets you set for the 2018 NFL Scouting Combine with a breakdown of his initial top 50 rookie fantasy football rankings. Jeff also checks in on all of the latest news from around the NFL, including Matt Forte announcing his retirement, the Panthers parting ways with Jonathan Stewart, Rob Gronkowski unlikely to retire in 2018, Jon Gruden's thoughts on Marshawn Lynch and Amari Cooper, what to expect for Joe Mixon and Chris Godwin in 2018, and whether the Dolphins could look to draft Ryan Tannehill's replacement this year.

Feb 26, 2018

Jeff Ratcliffe checks in on all of the latest news from around the NFL including Kirk Cousins' potential landing spots, Blake Bortles' new deal, what the Redskins plan to do at running back, could Tarik Cohen play the Tyreek Hill role in the Bears' offense, more Martavis Bryant trade rumblings, and much more. Jeff gets you ready for the NFL scouting combine with his top wide receivers and tight ends in this year's draft class

Feb 23, 2018

Jeff Ratcliffe checks in on all of the recent fantasy football news from around the NFL, including the Chiefs trading Marcus Peters' to the Rams, some potential suitors for Jarvis Landry, Martavis Bryant is  potentially on the block, and the Jaguars cutting ties with Chris Ivory. Jeff then breaks down his top 5 rookie running backs before the NFL scouting combine. SPOILER ALERT: Saquon Barkley is in, but who else makes the list?

Feb 21, 2018

Jeff Ratcliffe dives into the fantasy football news from around the NFL, including the first franchise tag of 2018 going to Jarvis Landry, the Bucs parting ways with Doug Martin, Alshon Jeffery goes under the knife, and veterans Jonathan Stewart and Frank Gore as potential candidates for release. He then gets to a #RatPack request for the RPO data from the Super Bowl. Jeff wraps up the show with a look at forced missed tackles from running backs during the 2018 season.

Feb 19, 2018

Jeff Ratcliffe checks in on the recent fantasy football news from around the NFL including A.J. McCarron's potential free agency value, the future for veteran running backs Bilal Powell and LeGarrette Blount, a possible reason for Amari Cooper's disappointing 2017 season, and is Peyton Manning going to be calling Monday Night Football games? Jeff also gives you everything you need to know about RPOs. What are these plays? Where did they come from? And what do they mean for fantasy football?

Feb 16, 2018

Jeff Ratcliffe checks in on the latest fantasy football news from around the NFL, including the latest on Le'Veon Bell's contract status, a fond farewell to Sebastian Janikowski in Oakland, and A.J. McCarron winning his grievance to become an unrestricted free agent. He then checks in on some early ADP and offers thoughts on players going too high and too long along with some names to monitor throughout the early offseason. Jeff wraps up the show with five stats from the 2017 NFL season that will make you say "wow."

Feb 14, 2018

Jeff Ratcliffe checks in on the latest news from around the NFL, including the Colts hiring Frank Reich as their head coach, the Broncos plans for C.J. Anderson in the offseason, Laquon Treadwell trade rumors, and Brandon Marshall's offseason fate. He then breaks down his top 5 free agents for fantasy purposes. Jeff wraps up the show with his thoughts on where Saquon Barkley should be drafted right now in best-ball leagues.

Feb 9, 2018

Jeff Ratcliffe breaks down all of the latest news from around the NFL, including the Vikings hiring John DeFilippo as their offensive coordinator, Jimmy Garappolo's handsome new contract, and whether we should take seriously the rumblings about Rob Gronkowski retiring. Jeff then discusses all of the skill position players who made the PFF 101, and wraps things up with some insights and analysis on the first two rounds of the first staff PPR mock draft of 2018.

Feb 8, 2018

Jeff Ratcliffe kicks off this edition of the pod with his thoughts on the fallout from Josh McDaniels backing out of the Colts head coaching job. He then recaps his Super Bowl prop bets and offers a few things to consider in the offseason. Jeff wraps things up with a look at the fantasy impact of offensive line play with the yards before contact created by each offensive line along with the yards before contact yielded by each defensive front. A few of these numbers will surprise you.

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