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1dFantasy Staff

Week 3 fantasy football inactives watch

The ESPN Fantasy staff provides updated inactives and analysis based on the latest reports and official announcements leading up to kickoff.

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Bryant is a risky start against CB Peterson (0:44)
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5dFantasy Staff

Week 3 fantasy football rankings

Fantasy football rankings from Matthew Berry, Field Yates, Mike Clay, Eric Karabell and Tristan Cockcroft for Week 3 of the NFL season.

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Is Alex Smith's hot start misleading for fantasy? (0:44)
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Which Cardinals' RB do you play in Week 3? (0:46)
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Keenan Allen's Week 3 matchup favorable for fantasy (0:27)
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Green at the top of Berry's buy-low list (1:06)
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4dEric Karabell

Week 3 fantasy football flex rankings

Eric Karabell offers his latest top-100 flex rankings for Week 3, noting a Dolphins running back looks good, while a Bears option does not.

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Which Bengals' RB are you confident playing in Week 3? (0:50)
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4dScott Kacsmar, Football Outsiders

Best NFL DFS matchups for Week 3

Which players have optimal matchups for DFS upside this week? Football Outsiders provides statistics and analysis to pinpoint the players to pick and fade in daily fantasy NFL in Week 3.

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Stacking daily fantasy teams with Packers is sound strategy (2:16)
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6dField Yates

Fantasy football free-agent finds for Week 3

From rising stars to overlooked veterans, there are plenty of great options on the waiver wire in fantasy football leagues. Here are some of the top options to pick up in free agency ahead of Week 3.

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5dAJ Mass

Trade theory: Productivity vs. popularity

Fantasy football players who are also fans of NFL teams often allow allegiances to cloud their judgement when picking their teams. We scout the players surging and dipping in popularity and what it will mean when you look to send trade offers.

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Marshawn, Carson dominating TMR storylines in Week 3 (2:03)
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4dKC Joyner

How blocking will affect matchups in fantasy football Week 3

The value of blocking can't be overstated as it relates to fantasy production. We list players with the best and worst matchups, along with grades for all 32 teams for Week 3. You might not like what's ahead for Cowboys and Seahawks players.

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Yates dishes on key QBs (1:14)
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5dTristan H. Cockcroft

2014-17 Consistency Ratings

The consistency ratings weigh both how consistent as well as how start-worthy players have been in ESPN fantasy football leagues from 2014-17.

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Gordon, McCoy and Gillislee under the crystal ball (2:37)
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5dMike Clay

Fantasy football RB depth chart

Your guide to each NFL team's most valuable running backs in terms of fantasy value for the 2017 season.

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5dMike Clay

Fantasy football WR depth chart

Your guide to each NFL team's most valuable wide receivers in terms of fantasy value for the 2017 season.

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23dFantasy Football Insiders

2017 Insider fantasy football cheat sheet

Get everything you need to dominate your draft with help from our fantasy football experts. Sleepers, busts, draft tiers and more, updated regularly until the season kicks off!

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Fantasy football cheat sheet central

A collection of downloadable, printable cheat sheets for the 2017 fantasy football season, including PPR, non-PPR and dynasty/keeper leagues.