Stake Your Rep, Say What?!, Sound the Alarm & W2W4 w/ Mitchell Renz


A fantasy analyst that needs no introduction, Mitchell Renz, joins the show today. With the imminent release of our 2018 big board, this episode is all about draft value. Another preseason Fact or Fiction, some unpopular opinions in Say What!?, Murphy, Joe, & Mitchell’s guys for this season in Stake Your Rep, and some players to Sound the Alarm on round out this show. As always, the guys take us through all the latest News & Notes along with a quick Injury Roundup.

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Early Preseason Wide Receiver & Tight End Rankings


Last week it was Quarterbacks & Running Backs. This week the guys unveil their Wide Receiver & Tight End Rankings. These will be available at TheFantasyTakeaway.com including dozens of players that didn’t make the show, so make sure to check it out. First up, it’s preseason Week 1 News & Notes, Fact or Fiction, and Injury Roundup along with a quick review of the What to Watch For segment from last week in Booth Review

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Preseason Week 1: Coin Flips, Fact or Fiction, & Stock Up/Stock Down w/ Kyle Richardson


It is officially Preseason Week 1! On this episode, the guys bring in Kyle Richardson, senior Fantasy Football Analyst at RotoBaller.com to talk hype train in Fact or Fiction, debate some tossups according to ADP in Coin Flips, discuss risers and fallers in Stock Up/Stock Down, and of course dive into some News & Notes. To cap it all off Joe & Murphy get you ready for Preseason Week 1 with What to Watch For. This episode is jam-packed with preseason information, so don’t miss a second of the action.

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2018 Training Camp Running Back & Quarterback Rankings


2018 Training Camp Rankings!!! It’s finally here! The preseason kicked off with an underwhelming as always Hall of Fame game, and now it’s time for football that means something, at least to the guys fighting for jobs. On this episode, Murph & Joe take a dive into their updated Top 15 QBs & Top 24 WRs for the start of training camp. But first, as always, they run through all the latest happenings in the NFL in News & Notes and Joe hits you with a cautionary Human Statsheet Stat of the Week.

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PPR 12-Team Mock Draft


It’s MOCK DRAFT TIME!!! This one’s a PPR 12-Team Mock Draft. We at the fantasy takeaway like to wait until Mock drafts are relevant to do one on the show. Mock drafts are now relevant. The Hall of Fame Game is TONIGHT!!! On this episode, the guys go through some camp news including the Stefon Diggs extension and Josh Doctson injury. They even chat about their WR Breakout Bracket tournament happening on Facebook and Twitter. It’s ramping up ladies and gentlemen! Fantasy football season is upon us!

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The Fantasy Takeaway IDP Special w/ Nathan & Jon of IDP Guys


On this episode, the guys take a deep dive into everything IDP. If you’ve never played with individual defensive players before and want to mix it up, this episode is for you. This IDP Special covers everything. Rankings, sleepers, players returning from injury, rookies, breakout candidates, dynasty and redraft strategy, it’s all here. But first, as always, Joe & Murphy break down all the latest news in anticipation of the start of the start of the preseason just a few days down the road.

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Reading the Offense NFC West w/ Jeff DiMatteo


On this episode, it’s all about the NFC West. The Rams, Seahawks, Cardinals, and 49ers round out 2018’s last edition of Reading the Offense. The scheduled guest for this show was Derek Brown of Fantasy Football 24/7, but unfortunately, the schedules didn’t line up. Luckily Jeff DiMatteo was here to save the day. Before jumping into the NFC West, the guys talk through all the early camp News & Notes and press on through one last Fact or Fiction before legitimate training camp headlines start rolling in.

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Reading the Offense NFC North w/ Tyler Ghee


Welcome back! Believe me, there is A LOT of valuable information in this show. For the NFC North, the guys brought in Tyler Ghee. He’s the co-founder and podcast host for the Fantasy Football Franchise. He’s also a down-to-earth Bears fan that knows the Bears have sucked for a really long time. With this episode, the guys bring back an old stand-by with Clear the Air. Don’t say “full point PPR” to Joe. He’s a bit irrational about it. Tyler is tired of hearing stupid player comparisons, and Murphy just wants people to be realistic. 

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Reading the Offense NFC South w/ Andrew Moss


Today the guys are joined by Andrew Moss. Andrew is a data analytics student at Wake Forest University who shares his analytic prowess on the Capology 101 Podcast and writes for Dynasty Football Factory. It’s NFC South with the Saints, Panthers, Falcons, and Buccaneers on this episode of The Fantasy Takeaway, but first, it’s Fact or Fiction with DeMarco Murray, Ricky Seals-Jones, Sterling Shepard, and Jonathan Stewart. Don’t miss this riveting episode!

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Reading the Offense NFC East w/ Shane Manila of Dynasty Football Factory


On this episode, the guys sit down with  Shane Manilla of Dynasty Football Factory and the Dynasty Trades HQ Podcast to talk NFC East with the Eagles, Cowboys, Redskins, and Giants. But first, Murphy & Joe bring back one of the old standbys on The Fantasy Takeaway, Coin Flips. A.J. Green vs. Davante Adams, DT or JuJu, and Royce Freeman vs. Kerryon Johnson highlight this installment. News & Notes was light this week; Jameis Winston’s suspension is official. Don’t forget to grab your Ultimate Draft Kit (affiliate link) from The Fantasy Footballers.

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