Podcast

Fantasy Focus Football

ESPN fantasy experts Matthew Berry, Field Yates and Stephania Bell provide daily strategy, previews and injury reports.

Episodes

  • TNF Recap, Week 3 Preview & Buffalo Bills

    Aug 23 2019

    The crew recaps the biggest stories from Thursday night's games, preview the rest of Week 3 and break down the Buffalo Bills fantasy outlook for 2019.

  • Texans-Jaguars Double Trouble

    Aug 22 2019

    The crew talks news around Melvin Gordon, Vance McDonald, Pats WRs and Chiefs RBs before diving into the 2019 fantasy outlook for the Texans & Jaguars.

  • Live from NYC - Giants & Jets

    Aug 21 2019

    The crew comes to you live from The Hard Rock Cafe in Times Square, breaking down all the info you need when drafting anyone from the Jets & Giants, plus audience Q&A.

  • Getting Healthy; Colts/Titans Double Trouble

    Aug 20 2019

    Field Yates and Matthew Berry weigh in on Emmanuel Sanders' health, the latest updates on DJ Chark and Derrius Guice and break down everything you need to know on the Colts and Titans.

  • Josh Gordon, Chiefs & Raiders Double Trouble

    Aug 19 2019

    The crew breaks down Josh Gordon's reinstatement, which Cowboys RB is the handcuff to Zeke and we break down everything you need from the Chiefs & Raiders.

  • Chargers-Broncos Double Trouble

    Aug 16 2019

    The crew delves into the Chargers & Broncos in an AFC West edition of double trouble. Can you trust Mike Williams to be a WR2? Is Phillip Lindsay just a Flex play? Plus, Q&A!

  • Loves, Hates & The Redskins

    Aug 15 2019

    The crew breaks down Matthew Berry's Loves and Hates for 2019 and gives you everything you need to know about the Washington Redskins fantasy prospects.

  • Live Marathon Pod: Browns-Steelers

    Aug 15 2019

    Live from the Fantasy Marathon, the crew breaks down the Cleveland Browns and Pittsburgh Steelers in an AFC North edition of Double Trouble.

  • Luck's Injury & Rams-Cardinals Double Trouble

    Aug 14 2019

    The crew discusses their potential concerns around Andrew Luck's injury and breaks down the Rams and Cardinals in our continuation of Double Trouble.

  • Saints-Panthers Double Trouble

    Aug 12 2019

    The crews discusses the latest surrounding Antonio Brown's wild offseason and talks Saints-Panthers for double trouble.

  • Stephania Returns & 49ers-Seahawks Double Trouble

    Aug 09 2019

    The crew breaksdown everything you need to know about the 49ers-Seahawks (including what to make of both backfields) and Stephania empties her training camp notebook!

  • AB News & Falcons-Bucs Double Trouble

    Aug 08 2019

    The crew talks about the latest around AB's feet and how it's affected his draft price. Plus, we breakdown everything you need to know about the Falcons and Bucs!

  • Cowboys & Eagles Double Trouble

    Aug 07 2019

    The crew breaks down everything you need to know about the Dallas Cowboys and Philadelphia Eagles. Plus, we take your Twitter / YouTube questions live at the end of the show!

  • Zeke News and Patriots / Dolphins Double Trouble

    Aug 06 2019

    The crew updates Zeke's holdout, Andrew Luck's calf injury, D'Onta Foreman signing and Lamar Jackson's rushing projections. Plus, Patriots and Dolphins double trouble.

  • Top RB Questions & Vikings Double Trouble

    Aug 05 2019

    The crew breaks down their latest thoughts on Saquon going #1 overall, what to do with RB holdouts, Todd Gurley's injury concerns & a full breakdown of the Minnesota Vikings.

  • Fantasy Focus Live: Detroit, MI

    Aug 01 2019

    Fantasy Focus kicks off the 2019 season with a live podcast from St. Andrews Hall in Detroit, MI. We talk AJ Green, Tyreek Hill, RB holdouts & of course, Deeeeetroit Lions!

  • We're Almost Daily & Melvin Gordon!

    Jul 16 2019

    The crew breaks down the fantasy value of Melvin Gordon and Austin Ekeler after Gordon's trade demands and if a trade would really affect Gordon's rankings.

  • 100 Facts

    Jul 02 2019

    Matthew tells you about a live Fantasy Focus podcast, plenty of Jimmy V opportunities and reads to you his 100 Facts article.

  • Live Show Update & Rookie Talk

    Jul 01 2019

    Matthew and Mike Clay announce our first live show in 2019, break down our 4 V Foundation experiences and delve into expectations from this year's rookie class!

  • Mr. and Mrs. Yates

    Jun 25 2019

    After the crew breaks down some NFL headlines, they dive into Field's big day!

  • Fantasy Rankings Summit Recap

    May 02 2019

    The crew recap the ESPN Fantasy Rankings Summit, breaks down the first expert mock draft of the season & Matthew reminds everyone that he was in Avengers: Endgame.

  • NFL Draft Recap

    Apr 29 2019

    Matthew, FIeld, Stephania and Mike recap everything you need to know about rookie values, 2019 projections and injury concerns.

  • Free Agency Frenzy!

    Mar 13 2019

    The crew breaks down the AB & OBJ trades, Le'Veon to the Jets and all the rest of the moves from free agency.

  • Live From the 2019 NFL Combine

    Mar 05 2019

    What actually happens when a player walks into the medical screening room at the Combine? How do teams consider medical findings in the context of player evaluation? Stephania talks with Dr. Robin West (Redskins), Dr. Walt Lowe (Texans), Dr. Robert Anderson (Packers) and physical therapist Brett Fischer (Fischer Institute and the Arizona Cardinals) to find out the answers to these questions and more.

  • Business Wars: NFL vs USFL

    Mar 05 2019

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  • Full Combine Interviews: Part 2

    Mar 05 2019

    As promised, live from the 2019 NFL Combine, we bring you the full interviews with Chargers GM Tom Telesco, Lions GM Bob Quinn, Redskins HC Jay Gruden, Raiders OC Greg Olsen and Rams GM Les Snead.

  • Full Combine Interviews: Part 1

    Mar 05 2019

    As promised, live from the 2019 NFL Combine, we bring you the full interviews with Titans GM Jon Robinson, Falcons GM Thomas Dimitroff, Packers HC Matt LaFleur and Cowboys HC Jason Garrett.

  • Live From The Combine: Part 2

    Mar 01 2019

    Live from the NFL combine, the crew breaks down soundbites from Chargers GM Tom Telesco, Lions GM Bob Quinn, Redskins HC Jay Gruden, Raiders OC Greg Olson and Rams GM Les Snead.

  • Live From The Combine: Part 1

    Feb 28 2019

    Live from the NFL combine, the crew brings you soundbites from Titans GM Jon Robinson, Falcons GM Thomas Dimitroff, Packers HC Matt LaFleur and Cowboys HC Jason Garrett.

  • Browns RB Dilemma

    Feb 12 2019

    Matthew Berry and Mike Clay break down the Cleveland Browns signing of Kareem Hunt, what it could mean for Hunt and Nick Chubb's workload in 2019 and their dynasty value.

  • Head Injuries In Soccer

    Jan 22 2019

    Taylor Twellman joins Stephania Bell to provide an update on the current state of recognition and in-game management of head injuries in soccer. He offers his thoughts on what rule changes are needed to improve player safety at all levels and announces his new athlete advisory role with a neurotechnology company.

  • AFC / NFC Championship Games

    Jan 22 2019

    The crew recaps the whirlwind weekend of NFC and AFC Championship games and we talk OT playoff rules and if both teams should be able to have an offensive possession.

  • Coaching Changes!

    Jan 15 2019

    Matthew Berry and Mike Clay break down the latest coaching changes and the potential fantasy impact.

  • 2018 Fantasy Focus Awards Show

    Jan 14 2019

    The crew looks back at the 2018 fantasy season and hands out hardware to the 10 most deserving nominees.

  • Wild Card Recap

    Jan 07 2019

    Field, Stephania and the behind the glass crew recap all the games from Wildcard Weekend!

  • Goodbye 2018 (Week 17 Recap)

    Dec 31 2018

    Field Yates, Matthew Berry, Stephania Bell and Daniel Dopp recap NFL Week 17 and discuss some team and player expectations for the 2019 season.

  • Week 17 Preview: Ranks, Injuries And Rest

    Dec 27 2018

    Field Yates, Stephania Bell and Mike Clay preview the entire Week 17 slate and discuss what teams may limit the playing time of their fantasy stars.

  • Week 16 Preview + Injury updates

    Dec 21 2018

    The crew previews the entire Week 16 slate and breaks down the latest injuries updates.

  • Stretch Fun

    Dec 20 2018

    Mina Kimes talks all things NFC East with Matthew Berry (3:10), and welcomes Dianna Russini to chat about the enormous Saints-Steelers matchup this weekend (48:00).

  • Week 16 News + WR/CB Matchup

    Dec 20 2018

    The crew talks Cam Newton being shut down by the Panthers, Josh Gordon stepping away from the Pats, Week 16 WR/CB Matchups and a wayyyy to early 2019 first round mock draft.

  • Week 16 Rankings + Projections

    Dec 19 2018

    The crew talks about two NFC North RBs heading to IR, Week 16 rankings and we make Mike Clay back up his weekly projections!

  • MNF Recap: Week 16 Waivers

    Dec 18 2018

    The crew recaps Saints-Panthers, complains about Brees, Cam, previews the Week 16 waiver wire and play a new segment around Crappy Bands You've Never Heard Of.

  • Week 15 Recap

    Dec 17 2018

    The crew weighs in on the bewildering results of Week 15, including the lack of production from Leonard Fournette, Dak Prescott, Saquon Barkley and more.

  • Week 15 Preview

    Dec 14 2018

    The crew previews all the Week 15 games and breaks down all the injuries you need to keep an eye on.

  • TNF Preview

    Dec 13 2018

    Field, Mike and Stephania look ahead to the Chargers-Chiefs TNF matchup and weigh in on the latest Carson Wentz injury.

  • Week 15 Rankings

    Dec 12 2018

    Field Yates, Stephania Bell and Mike Clay discuss the latest injury news and share their rankings for Week 15. Prepare for some top QB hate from Mike, plus Twitter questions!

  • MNF Recap & Week 15 Waviers

    Dec 11 2018

    The crew recaps Seahawks-Vikings, talks about the latest injury news for Tyreek Hill and Melvin Gordon / Austin Ekeler / Justin Jackson and Week 15 Waiver Wire adds.

  • Wild Weekend Recap

    Dec 10 2018

    The crew recaps Sunday's Week 14 matchups and discuss if Tom Brady and Cam Newton are still 'set it and forget it' fantasy starters.

  • Concussion Management

    Dec 08 2018

    Dr. John Neidecker of the Association of Ringside Physicians joins Stephania to discuss the 2018 publication "Concussion Management in Combat Sports" and how the concussion guidelines, particularly with regard to return to sports, are being implemented in boxing, kickboxing and MMA.

  • Week 14 Preview

    Dec 07 2018

    The crew previews all the Week 14 games, talks injuries to keep an eye on and multiple board bets!

  • Week 14 TNF Preview & Dynasty Talk

    Dec 06 2018

    The crew breaks down the Emmanuel Sanders injury and what it means for Courtland Sutton. Plus, a preview of Jags-Titans and a deep dive into RB dynasty values with Mike Clay.

  • Week 14 Rankings

    Dec 05 2018

    Field, Mike and Stephania weigh in on the recent injury news to James Conner, discuss their week 14 rankings and answer your Twitter questions. Plus, Mike's "Back That Up."

  • MNF Recap; Week 14 Waiver Wire

    Dec 04 2018

    Field, Matthew and Mike Clay recap Monday Night Football and talk waiver wire adds heading into the playoffs including why Josh Allen is the best quarterback pick up this week over Baker Mayfield and more.

  • Week 13 Recap

    Dec 03 2018

    The crew recaps all the action from Week 13 and delves into the fallout from the Kareem Hunt video and much more.

  • Week 13 Preview

    Nov 30 2018

    The crew previews all the Week 13 games, talks injury updates and breaking news about possible shenanigans in the Fantasy Focus Pigskin Pick'em league.

  • NFC Showdown

    Nov 29 2018

    The crew previews TNF, Matthew share his weekly Love/Hate, a new ZR Smartest Fan of the Week is selected and more.

  • Week 13 Rankings

    Nov 28 2018

    The crew talks about Week 13 rankings, Mike Clay's projections for James Conner and Tyler Lockett and Twitter questions from listeners.

  • Still Surging

    Nov 27 2018

    The crew recaps the Texans' MNF win over the Titans, weigh in on the Week 13 waiver wire and discuss which handcuffs have the greatest ceiling should the star sit.

  • Thanksgiving Hangover

    Nov 26 2018

    Field, Matthew and Stephania recap Week 12 and discuss if Aaron Rodgers is still a must start, who could replace Melvin Gordon in your lineup and much more.

  • Turkey Day & Holiday Football

    Nov 21 2018

    Matthew, Field and Stephania preview Week 12, including the Thanksgiving Day slate, discuss the injury to Saints' Trea€™Quan Smith and much more.

  • MNF Recap & Week 12 Waivers

    Nov 20 2018

    The crew recaps a historic Chiefs-Rams game, goes in-depth on the latest injury news and breaks down the Week 12 waiver wire.

  • Week 11 Recap

    Nov 19 2018

    The crew recaps all the Week 11 action including injuries to Alex Smith, Marcus Mariota and Kerryon Johnson. Plus, big games from Tre'Quan Smith, Kenny Golladay & Gus Edwards!

  • Week 11 Preview

    Nov 16 2018

    The crew breaks down the entire Week 11 slate including injuries to watch, who's a must-start and who should be on your bench.

  • TNF Preview

    Nov 15 2018

    Matthew, Field and Stephania preview the Packers-Seahawks matchup, dab into Matthew's Love/Hate and select the new Zip Recruiter Fan of the Week.

  • Run For The Border

    Nov 14 2018

    Field Yates and Mike Clay discuss Le'Veon Bell in dynasty leagues, the Rams-Chiefs game being moved to Los Angeles, Week 11 rankings and take Twitter questions!

  • MNF Recap; Week 11 Waiver Wire

    Nov 13 2018

    Matthew Berry & Field Yates recap Monday Night Football, discuss Nathan Peterman's release, talk about the Week 11 waiver wire and answer your Twitter questions!

  • Sunday Recap

    Nov 12 2018

    Field Yates, Matthew Berry and Mike Clay recap Sunday's slate including the Saints dismantling the Bengals, the Colts' TE usage, Mitch Trubisky's fantasy value and more.

  • Week 10 Preview

    Nov 09 2018

    The crew previews all the Week 10 matchups and updates on the latest injury news.

  • TNF Preview

    Nov 08 2018

    Field Yates, Matthew Berry and Stephania Bell weigh on the latest injury news, preview the Panthers-Steelers TNF matchup and answer your Twitter questions!

  • Dez Signing & Week 10 Ranks

    Nov 07 2018

    The crew talks about Dez Bryant signing with the Saints, the Packers WRs without Geronimo Allison & our Wk 10 rankings. Plus, Twitter questions and our new ZipRecruiter SFotW.

  • Rise Of The Titans; Waiver Wire

    Nov 06 2018

    Field Yates and Mike Clay reap the Titans' MNF performance, discuss which WRs/RBs/QBs should be on your waiver wire list and Mike Clay "Backs That Up" on Andrew Luck and more.

  • Week 9 Recap

    Nov 05 2018

    The crew recaps all the Week 9 action, breaks down all the injury news and celebrates Julio Jones first touchdown of the season!

  • Week 9 Preview

    Nov 02 2018

    The crew breaks down all the Week 9 storylines, updates all the latest injury news and discusses Field's latest fashion photo shoot.

  • Week 9 Love/Hate

    Nov 01 2018

    The crew breaks down the latest injury news around Dalvin Cook and Stefon Diggs, previews Raiders-49ers and the Week 9 Love/Hate list.

  • Trade Deadline Recap & Week 9 Waivers

    Oct 31 2018

    The crew breaks down the Golden Tate, Demaryius Thomas and Ty Montgomery trades and how it affects all the teams involved. Plus, Week 9 rankings & Halloween costumes!

  • MNF Recap

    Oct 30 2018

    Field Yates, Matthew Berry and Mike Clay discuss the Bucs naming Ryan Fitzpatrick the Week 9 starter and waiver wire pick ups. Plus, Field and Matthew in a game of basketball?

  • Week 8 Recap

    Oct 29 2018

    Field Yates, Stephania Bell and Matthew Berry recap NFL Week 8 and weigh in on Will Fuller's injury, if Ryan Fitzpatrick will be the starter moving forward and more.

  • Week 8 Preview

    Oct 26 2018

    Field, Mike Clay and Stephania preview the Week 8 slate and make some outstanding picks. Plus, a great Twitter poll about Mike Clay.

  • TNF Preview

    Oct 25 2018

    Field Yates, Mike Clay and Stephania Bell preview TNF, discuss Mike's WR/CB matchup article, touch on how to handle elite offenses with late bye weeks and take Twitter questions.

  • Week 8 Rankings

    Oct 24 2018

    Field, Stephania and Matthew share their rankings for Week 8 including why Jared Goff maybe higher than Andrew Luck. Plus, we select the Ziprecruiter Smartest Fan of the Week.

  • Traded

    Oct 23 2018

    Field Yates, Matthew Berry and Mike Clay weigh in on Amari Cooper's trade to the Cowboys, Marshawn Lynch being place on IR, recap MNF and work the waiver wire.

  • Running Away

    Oct 22 2018

    Field Yates, Matthew Berry and Stephania Bell recap Sunday's slate including big running back performances from Todd Gurley, Marlon Mack and Kareem Hunt.

  • Week 7 Preview

    Oct 19 2018

    Field, Mike Clay and Stephania preview the Week 7 slate and break down all the latest injury news.

  • Eye-Sync Technology: Using Eye Tracking as a Measure of Brain Performance

    Oct 18 2018

    Scott Anderson describes Sync-Think's integration of virtual reality with the tracking of eye movements to help assess brain performance - from on-field injury evaluation to rehabilitation to dynamic vision training. As an athlete who was forced to retire due to concussions, Steve Young shares his personal experience and explains why he is committed to making this technology available within all levels of football.

  • TNF Preview

    Oct 18 2018

    Field & Stephania hold down the fort and preview TNF's Cardinals-Broncos matchup, discuss the injuries to Cooper Kupp and Ryan Tannehill and take Twitter questions!

  • Week 7 Rankings

    Oct 17 2018

    Matthew, Field and Stephania discuss the Falcons backfield with Devonta Freeman heading to the IR, break down their Week 7 rankings and Mina Kimes joins the show!

  • MNF Recap; Waiver Wire

    Oct 16 2018

    Matthew, Field and Mike Clay recap Monday Night Football, discuss the RB situation in Pittsburgh and talk about the waiver wire heading into Week 7.

  • Week 6 Recap

    Oct 15 2018

    Matthew, Field and Stephania recap all the Week 6 action, talk about disappointing performances that sunk fantasy managers and break down the latest injury news.

  • Week 6 Preview

    Oct 12 2018

    Matthew, Field and Stephania preview the Week 6 slate and breaks down all the latest injury news.

  • NFC East Showdown

    Oct 11 2018

    Field Yates, Matthew Berry & Stephania Bell weigh in on Leonard Fournette's injury and preview Thursday Night Football. Plus, they answer your Twitter questions!

  • NFL Gameday Concussion Protocol

    Oct 11 2018

    Dr. Allen Sills, Chief Medical Officer of the NFL joins Stephania to discuss the NFL's gameday concussion protocol. Their conversation is far-reaching and includes details ranging from which medical personnel are on-site, components of the protocol including what happens in the spotter's booth and in the blue tent, video review, player evaluation and how the ongoing evaluation of the protocol keeps it a fluid process.

  • Week 6 Rankings

    Oct 10 2018

    Matthew & Stephania return joining Field to discuss the week 6 QB, RB, and WR rankings. Plus, how do you replace Jay Ajyai? Also, they pick a new Zip Recruiter Fan of the Week

  • Saints Go Marching In

    Oct 09 2018

    Field Yates & Mike Clay recap Drew Brees' record setting night on MNF, weigh in on Jay Ajayi's ACL tear and explore the waiver wire.

  • Big Game Sunday

    Oct 08 2018

    While Matthew is in NOLA, Field, Stephania and Mike Clay recap Week 5 including Cooper Kupp's injury, whether Russell Wilson took a step forward, Joe Mixon's return and more.

  • Week 5 Preview

    Oct 05 2018

    The crew previews all the Week 5 games, breaks down the latest injury news and puts a bow on #HamstringRecall2018.

  • TNF Preview

    Oct 04 2018

    Matthew, Stephania and Field preview the Colts-Patriots TNF matchup and share their Love/Hate for Week 5. Plus, they answer your Twitter questions & update their league statuses.

  • Week 5 Rankings

    Oct 03 2018

    Matthew, Field and Stephania share their Week 5 fantasy rankings, select the new Zip Recruiter Fan of the Week and answer your Twitter questions!

  • Showtime Mahomes

    Oct 02 2018

    Matthew Berry, Field Yates and Mike Clay recap Monday Night Football and share their thoughts on waiver wire pick ups for Week 5.

  • The Red Rifle Strikes Again

    Oct 01 2018

    Matthew Berry, Field Yates and Stephania Bell weigh on if Andy Dalton should be permanent fit in your lineup, if any Dolphin or 49er is worth starting, Mitch Trubisky's hot performance and more.

  • Week 4 Preview

    Sep 28 2018

    Matthew Berry, Field Yates and Stephania Bell preview all of the Week 4 action including predictions on how the 49ers will play without Jimmy Garoppolo and if Baker Mayfield & the Browns will get another win.

  • Rank Em'

    Sep 27 2018

    Matthew Berry, Field Yates and Stephania Bell preview Thursday Night Football and provide their NFL Week 4 fantasy rankings.

  • What Did We Learn?

    Sep 26 2018

    The crew goes live from Caroline's and talks about what we've learned so far this year. Plus, we take questions from the audience.

  • Still Magical?

    Sep 25 2018

    Matthew Berry, Field Yates and Mike Clay recap Ryan Fitzpatrick's performance in MNF and weigh in on working the waiver wire for Week 4.

  • Rising To The Occasion

    Sep 24 2018

    Matthew Berry, Field Yates and Stephania Bell discuss the fallout from Jimmy Garoppolo's injury, Baker Mayfield's new starting role, the value of the Lions' WRs and much more.

  • Week 3 Preview

    Sep 21 2018

    The crew previews all the week 3 games. Who should you start, who should you sit and which injuries should you be most concerned about?

  • Deeper Than It Looks?

    Sep 20 2018

    The crew asks if there are season long concerns about Aaron Rodgers' injury & preview the Jets-Browns TNF. Plus, Matthew Berry's Week 3 Love/Hate and we take your Twitter questions!

  • Top Of The Class (Wk 3 Rankings)

    Sep 19 2018

    Matthew Berry, Field Yates and Stephania Bell discuss Jay Ajayi's status, player rankings for Week 3 and answer Twitter questions from fans!

  • Bear Down

    Sep 18 2018

    The crew weighs in on the Bears' defense, Carson Wentz's return and hit the waiver wire. Plus, what does the Josh Gordon trade mean for other Patriots WRs?

  • What Did We Learn? (Week 2 Recap)

    Sep 17 2018

    Matthew, Field and Stephania recap NFL Week 2 and discuss Ryan Fitzpatrick's continued success, if the Packers can sustain three fantasy relevant WRs, Patrick Mahomes and more

  • Week 2 Preview

    Sep 14 2018

    The crew previews all the Week 2 games! Can you start Brady against the Jags, and the latest injury news around Rodgers, Fournette, DJ and Freeman.

  • Bounce Back?

    Sep 13 2018

    Matthew Berry, Field Yates and Stephania Bell preview TNF and offer up their top storylines for Week 2.

  • Week 2 Rankings

    Sep 12 2018

    The crew breaks down the latest injury news for Doug Baldwin & Greg Olsen and talks Week 2 rankings. Is Brady still a top 5 QB against the Jags, which Redskins' RB do we prefer, can both Broncos WRs be top 20 and is Stephania the higher ranker of Jordan Reed?!

  • Waiver Wire Ranks

    Sep 11 2018

    Matthew Berry, Field Yates and Mike Clay breakdown the MNF double header before they discuss and rank the players you need from the waiver wire.

  • Week 1 Recap

    Sep 10 2018

    The crew breaks down all the games from Week 1! Is James Conner the real deal? Is there concern around Fournette's hamstring? Can Mahomes sustain his Week 1 production?

  • Week 1 Preview

    Sep 07 2018

    The crew recaps Eagles-Falcons (will Julio ever score another TD?!?!) and previews all the games from the Week 1 slate!

  • One Star Signs, Another Holds Out

    Sep 06 2018

    Matthew Berry, Field Yates and Stephania Bell evaluate Field's big news (1:00), Le'Veon Bell's holdout (7:20), preview the Falcons (29:00)/Eagles (39:55) and make some final bold calls (51:32).

  • Week 1 Rankings

    Sep 05 2018

    Matthew Berry, Field Yates and Stephania Bell debate the tough to rank quarterbacks (13:00), wide receivers (29:20), running backs (43:20) and tight ends (54:50) as they prepare for Week 1.

  • 49ers RBs, Waivers & Handcuffs

    Sep 04 2018

    The crew breaks down which 49ers RB you're targeting after McKinnon's injury (2:30), is it time to worry about Le'Veon Bell (9:30), can Gates be a top 10 TE (13:30), post-draft waiver wire talk (33:50) and which RBs are worth the handcuff (41:00) and announcing the celeb league (54:00).

  • Live Mock Draft!

    Aug 31 2018

    The crew mock drafts live, reacts in real time and calls out good picks and reaches. Which team ended up with the best draft? Tweet @fantasyfocus and let us know!

  • League / Draft Strategy

    Aug 30 2018

    The crew breaks down how they approach drafting in different league types (2QB, 14-16 teams, Dynasty & Keeper) & their thoughts on waivers vs. FAAB, IR slots & playoff weeks.

  • Chips All In

    Aug 29 2018

    Matthew Berry, Field Yates and Stephania Bell break down some WR injury news (8:40) and then highlight the players they are "all in" on as well as others that are worth throwing a dart at in the later rounds. Dak Prescott (16:20)/Amari Cooper (25:45) make the "all in" list and Mike Williams (50:20) is a favorite flier.

  • The Definitive Injury List of 2018

    Aug 28 2018

    The crew gives you the definitive draft day injury list of 2018, breaking down QBs (6:40), RBs (14:15), WRs (40:00) and TEs (58:00).

  • Preseason Week 3 Recap

    Aug 27 2018

    Matthew Berry, Field Yates and Stephania Bell recap the action from the weekend, including a star emerging in Denver (13:40), a veteran getting all the work (17:45) and a WR1's season ends before it starts.

  • To Beignet Or Not To Beignet

    Aug 24 2018

    Matthew Berry, Field Yates and Stephania Bell discuss how to not take a food picture (1:20), if there was anything to take from last night's Browns/Eagles thriller (6:00) and conclude double trouble with the Redskins (22:00)/Giants (41:50).

  • Fly Eagles Fly

    Aug 23 2018

    Field Yates, Stephania Bell and Mike Clay talk about if Julio Jones is overrated (3:45) and dive into the news/noise of the day (6:50) before previewing the Cowboys (19:30)/Eagles (36:14).

  • Panthers, Falcons and Throwing Darts

    Aug 22 2018

    The crew breaksdown the Panthers and Falcons in double trouble, takes Man's and Woman's League submissions and big news for ESPN Insider / ESPN+ subscribers.

  • Cakes, Yates and Double Trouble

    Aug 21 2018

    Field Yates, Mike Clay and Stephania Bell discuss if Adrian Peterson still has fantasy value, preview the Saints & Bucs and Man's/Woman's League submissions!

  • Chia Pet Berry

    Aug 20 2018

    Matthew Berry, Field Yates and Stephania Bell announce the details on their NYC live show (2:05) and breakdown the preseason Week 2 which was highlighted by Patrick Mahomes (4:05), Calvin Ridley (10:25) and Taywan Taylor (47:00).

  • Bullish On The Bears

    Aug 17 2018

    Matthew Berry, Field Yates and Stephania Bell discuss last night's preseason action (5:07) before they preview the Packers (27:10) and Bears (43:14).

  • Lions, Vikings & Failed Board Bets

    Aug 16 2018

    The crew breaks down the Lions and Vikings in Double Trouble and takes Man's League submissions. Plus, Matthew has finally had it with Stephania and her board bets.

  • Ow, My Finger!

    Aug 15 2018

    Field Yates, Stephania Bell and Mike Clay evaluate recent injuries (6:42) before diving into double trouble with the Seahawks (27:01) and Cardinals (47:58).

  • Week 1 Preseason Recap

    Aug 13 2018

    The crew breaks down the fallout from the Derrius Guice injury, if there's concern around Jerick McKinnon, rookie performances & questions from our listeners.

  • Draft Day Manifesto

    Aug 11 2018

    Just in time for the weekend, Matthew Berry reads you all 10,000 words of his 2018 Draft Day Manifesto. Producers Note: This was recorded before the Derrius Guice injury.

  • Colts, Jags & Underwear Drawers

    Aug 10 2018

    The crew recaps Thursday night's preseason action, talks Colts and Jaguars for Double Trouble and do you have a separate drawer for your socks and underwear?

  • Roll The Dice

    Aug 09 2018

    Matthew Berry, Field Yates and Stephania Bell provide three players each that are not currently being drafted that they are interested in (6:50) as well as preview the Texans (29:47) and Titans (48:09) in double trouble.

  • Happy Jeff Fisher Day? 8/8

    Aug 08 2018

    The crew takes on another round of News or Noise (11:14) with questions on Carson Wentz, Chris Godwin and the Dolphins' RBs. Plus, Jeff Fisher talk (25:20) and double trouble featuring the Raiders and Chiefs (31:58)!

  • Live in LA from the El Rey Theater!

    Aug 07 2018

    Live from the El Rey Theater in Los Angeles, the crew does a round of News or Noise, talks Chargers and Rams in Double Trouble and takes questions from the live audience.

  • Live from LA Chargers Camp

    Aug 07 2018

    Field Yates, Stephania Bell, Secret Squirrel and Thirsty Kyle hit up LA Chargers camp and sit down with Philip Rivers, Melvin Gordon, Keenan Allen and Mike Williams.

  • "Most of them are ..."

    Aug 03 2018

    Matthew Berry, Field Yates and Stephania Bell recap Thursday's WR poll (3:05), decide if recent reports are news or noise (7:00), preview the 49ers/Broncos (32:17) and determine if running jokes into the ground is funny (55:51).

  • Who Wins The Wonderlic: 8/2

    Aug 02 2018

    Matthew Berry, Field Yates and Stephania Bell update the health of Josh Doctson (8:52), give three players apiece that they are avoiding at their current price (10:21), dive into Double Trouble for the Bills and Dolphins (32:27) and finalize a Wonderlic bet (54:12).

  • Dynasty Discussion: 8/1

    Aug 01 2018

    Field Yates, Stephania Bell and Mike Clay discuss Mike's updated dynasty ranks and preview the Patriots/Jets.

  • Ohh-Woww-Heyy: 7/31

    Jul 31 2018

    Matthew Berry, Field Yates, and Stephania Bell present their three favorite offseason moves and break down the Ravens/Browns in Double Trouble.

  • We're Back!: 7/30

    Jul 30 2018

    Matthew Berry, Field Yates, and Stephania Bell break down the recent news across the league and evaluate both the Steelers and Bengals.

  • Sleepers, Busts & Breakouts

    Jul 17 2018

    The crew shares details on the upcoming live show in LA and Mike Clay joins to talk about 2018 fantasy sleepers, busts and breakouts. Plus, Twitter questions from listeners!

  • 100 Facts: 7/5/18

    Jul 05 2018

    Matthew Berry presents his 100 facts that you need to know as you prepare for the 2018 fantasy football season.

  • So Many Annoucements, So Much News

    Jun 26 2018

    After some heavy editing and hard work by Secret Squirrel, the crew talks about their 2019 live shows, the live Twitter stream, going to NFFC and the big news around Edelman, Winston, Luck and other camp nuggets.

  • Cartilage Restoration and Dustin Pedroia's return

    May 25 2018

    Dr. Wiliams joins Stephania to explain cartilage restoration procedures, including how they differ from microfracture and why Boston Red Sox second baseman Dustin Pedroia was the perfect candidate.

  • 2018 Rankings Summit Recap

    May 07 2018

    The crew looks back at the 2018 Fantasy Rankings Summit and discusses their expectations for Jimmy Garoppolo and Patrick Mahomes, how high Saquon Barkley should be drafted, if there's any concern of a sophomore slump from last year's rookie RBs, if the Browns could sustain two top 20 WRs, where they think the other rankers got the rankings wrong and which late round TEs have the most upside. Plus, a major announcement about the show for the 2018 season.

  • Instant Impact

    Apr 30 2018

    Matthew Berry, Field Yates and Stephania Bell break down the top ranked rookies for 2018 by position: RBs (7:06), WRs (47:43), QBs (1:04:37) and TEs (1:10:22).

  • Pre-Draft Overview

    Apr 10 2018

    Matthew, Field and Stephania weigh in on Brandin Cooks' move to the Rams (8:40), if Terrell Pryor can find success with the Jets (20:45) and Frank Gore's possible production in Miami (24:50). Plus, Matthew has a new Love/Hate (32:25), Field drops the deets on pre-draft rumors (37:50) and much more!

  • BONUS! Field & Adam Schefter Talk Free Agency

    Mar 20 2018

    Adam Schefter recaps the biggest moves from the first week of free agency with Field Yates (:33). Plus, new Jets DB Trumaine Johnson discusses signing with New York (26:54).

  • Early Free Agency Recap

    Mar 19 2018

    Matthew, Field and Stephania breakdown all the fantasy relevant news from free agency including Kirk Cousins (10:30), Allen Robinson / Trey Burton (15:30), Sammy Watkins (24:00), Carlos Hyde (29:15), Jeremy Hill (34:50), Dion Lewis (39:30), Jerick McKinnon (43:00) and so much more.

  • Emergency Landry/Tyrod Podcast

    Mar 12 2018

    With Tyrod & Jarvis Landry being traded to the Browns, Matthew (but really Daniel) demanded an EMERGENCY PODCAST looking at their fantasy value. Plus, is Derrick Henry an RB1?

  • Combine Deep Dive

    Mar 08 2018

    Matthew, Field, Stephania and Daniel welcome Mike Clay to breakdown what they saw at the combine including QBs, RBs, WRs, TEs & even a few nuggets from the rookies themselves.

  • Off The Market

    Mar 07 2018

    After a much needed break, the crew is back together to talk about Field's engagement, Stephania becoming an FSWA Hall of Famer, the FSTA awards & the latest off-season news.

  • Super Bowl DFS Picks

    Feb 02 2018

    Field Yates and Al Zeidenfeld bring you their last DFS pod of the season with a look at their favorite players and matchups from the Super Bowl.

  • Championship Round DFS Best Buys

    Jan 18 2018

    Field Yates and Al Zeidenfeld break down the NFC & AFC Championship games and talk about their DFS Best Buys of the week.

  • DFS Divisional Round Best Buys

    Jan 11 2018

    Field Yates and Al Zeidenfeld (Al Smizzle / LA Smooth) break down the strategy behind DFS in the Divisional round and talk best buys for the week.

  • Stephania Bell Joins The Plug

    Jan 10 2018

    Before being inducted into the Fantasy Sports Writers Association Hall of Fame, ESPN NFL injury analyst Stephania Bell joined The Plug to discuss Antonio Brown's injury, daily fantasy plays, Isaiah Thomas' hip and much more.

  • 2017 Fantasy Awards

    Jan 08 2018

    In the final 06010 of the year, Matthew Berry, Field Yates and Stephania Bell give out their end of season awards in a live show (sort of) broadcast on Twitter.

  • DFS Wild Card Round

    Jan 04 2018

    Field Yates and Al Zeidenfeld (Al Smizzle / LA Smooth) break down the strategy behind DFS in the Wild Card round and talk best buys for the week.

  • Week 17 Preview

    Dec 28 2017

    Matthew Berry, Field Yates and Stephania Bell preview the final games of the year and say thank you to everyone who helped to make this year possible.

  • Week 16 Recap

    Dec 26 2017

    Matthew Berry (from Bristol) and Field Yates (from Boston) recap all the Week 16 action.

  • BONUS! 30 for 30 - Madden's Game

    Dec 26 2017

    To different generations, John Madden has been a different kind of icon: coach, broadcaster and, since the late 1980s, video game mogul. This is the story of how Madden linked up with an upstart company called Electronic Arts to build an electronic empire -- and pushed the limits of gaming in the process. Produced by NFL Films. Narrated by Wil Wheaton.

  • Week 16 Preview

    Dec 22 2017

    Matthew Berry, Field Yates and Stephania Bell preview all the Week 16 games and break down all the injury news and practice information you need to know.

  • Week 16 WR/CB & Dynasty Ranks

    Dec 21 2017

    Field Yates, Mike Clay and Stephania Bell talk Greg Zuerlein to the IR, Week 16 WR/CB matchups to watch, way too early dynasty questions and Al Smizzle's DFS best buys.

  • Week 16 Rankings

    Dec 20 2017

    Matthew Berry, Field Yates and Stephania Bell discuss Rodgers and Henry to the IR (11:00) and our Week 16 rankings debate (25:30).

  • MNF Recap & Week 16 Waivers

    Dec 19 2017

    Matthew Berry, Field Yates and Stephania Bell talk Zeke's return (8:30), recap Bucs-Falcons (15:25), show league updates (26:30) and Week 16 waiver wire targets (37:25).

  • Week 15 Recap

    Dec 18 2017

    Matthew Berry, Field Yates and Stephania Bell recap all of the Week 15 action and discuss the latest injury news for Antonio Brown.

  • Week 15 Preview

    Dec 15 2017

    Matthew Berry, Field Yates and Stephania Bell recap Colts-Broncos, talk injury news and preview all the upcoming games in Week 15.

  • TNF Preview & Week 15 DFS Plays

    Dec 14 2017

    Matthew Berry, Field Yates and Stephania Bell talk injury news (7:00), preview Thursday Night Football (24:00) and break down Week 15 DFS best buys with Al Zeidenfeld (36:40).

  • Rodgers, RBs and Rankings

    Dec 13 2017

    Field Yates, Stephania Bell, Mike Clay and Matt Bowen discuss the return of Aaron Rodgers and its impact on Jordy Nelson, young RBs passing the eye test as well as Week 15 rankings.

  • MNF Recap & Week 15 Waivers

    Dec 12 2017

    Matthew Berry, Field Yates and Stephania Bell talk Aaron Rodgers potential return (6:50), injury updates (10:40), recap MNF (19:11) and Week 15 waiver targets (36:25).

  • Week 14 Recap

    Dec 11 2017

    Matthew Berry, Field Yates and Stephania Bell breakdown the Carson Wentz injury (1:03:40) and recap all the games from Week 14.

  • Week 14 Preview

    Dec 08 2017

    Matthew Berry, Field Yates and Stephania Bell recap Falcons-Saints, give injury updates for Robby Anderson, Matthew Stafford & Chris Hogan and preview all Week 14 games.

  • TNF Preview, WR/CB Matchups, DFS Outlook

    Dec 07 2017

    Field Yates, Mike Clay and Stephania Bell break down the latest injury news (4:50), preview Falcons-Saints (20:15), WR/CB matchups to watch (29:25) and Week 14 DFS best buys.

  • Spinal Stabilization Surgery

    Dec 07 2017

    On Thursday afternoon the Steelers announced that LB Ryan Shazier had undergone spinal stabilization surgery. To explain spinal stabilization surgery and the context around this type of procedure, renowned orthopedic spine surgeon Dr. Robert Watkins joins Stephania Bell on this episode of Answering the Bell.

  • Week 14 Rankings

    Dec 06 2017

    Field Yates and Mike Clay recap the Gronk & JuJu suspensions and break down their Week 14 rankings including tough flex dilemmas heading into the fantasy playoffs.

  • MNF Recap & Week 14 Waivers

    Dec 05 2017

    Matthew Berry, Field Yates and Stephania Bell talk Gronk's suspension (5:00) and injury updates (10:00). Plus, recapping MNF (15:45) & Week 14 waiver targets (39:45).

  • Week 13 Recap

    Dec 04 2017

    Matthew Berry, Field Yates and Stephania Bell recap all the Week 13 action including disappointing games from Julio, Evans, Hunt, Diggs, Brady, Howard and more.

  • Final Playoff Push

    Dec 01 2017

    Matthew Berry, Field Yates and Stephania Bell recap Cowboys-Redskins and preview all the Week 13 games as we help you prepare for your final playoff push!

  • TNF Preview, WR/CB Matchups, DFS Outlook

    Nov 30 2017

    Field Yates, Mike Clay and Stephania Bell discuss Jameis Winston (4:00), Sterling Shepard (5:50), preview TNF (26:30), WR/CB Matchups to watch (37:45) & Wk 13 DFS Best Buys.

  • Week 13 Rankings

    Nov 29 2017

    Matthew Berry, Field Yates and Stephania Bell talk about Eli & the Giants (4:30), Jimmy Garoppolo becoming the starter in San Fran (9:15) & our Week 13 rankings (23:30).

  • MNF Recap & Week 13 Waivers

    Nov 28 2017

    Field Yates, Stephania Bell and Mike Clay talk about the latest injury news (3:30), recap MNF (25:50) and Week 13 waiver wire targets (41:30).

  • Core Muscle Injuries

    Nov 28 2017

    Dr. William Meyers, President and Chairman of the Vincera Institute, joins Stephania to explain what exactly constitutes a core muscle injury, the goal of surgical repair (when indicated) and why the term "sports hernia" should no longer be a part of our vocabulary.

  • Week 12 Recap

    Nov 27 2017

    Matthew Berry, Field Yates and Stephania Bell recap all the Week 12 action including Kareem Hunt, Evan Engram, Jordan Howard & more fantasy heartbreak.

  • The Crater Deepens

    Nov 27 2017

    Field Yates and JJ Zachariason of NumberFire chat about the Chiefs' slide (6:02), AFC West teams lurking into the playoff race (13:15), the Rams taking out the Saints (21:59), the Cowboys' lack of creativity (29:20) and much more. Plus, Field dishes on "Mr. steal-your-chain" (2:11) and this week's Monday Night Football matchup (40:24).

  • Week 12 Preview

    Nov 22 2017

    Field Yates, Stephania Bell and Mike Clay take a look ahead to all the Week 12 games including injury news, practice updates, Pigskin Pick'em and pirate jokes.

  • MNF Recap & Week 12 Waivers

    Nov 21 2017

    Field Yates, Mike Clay and Stephania Bell talk latest injury news (4:45), MNF recap (15:15), trade deadline talk (37:30) and Week 12 waiver wire targets (53:50).

  • Week 11 Recap

    Nov 20 2017

    Matthew Berry, Field Yates and Stephania Bell recap all the Week 11 action including big injury updates from the weekend. Plus, what do TMR & Jay Cutler have in common?

  • Week 11 Preview

    Nov 17 2017

    Field Yates, Stephania Bell and Mike Clay take a moment to recap Titans-Steelers from Thursday as well as give a breakdown for each game in the Week 11 slate.

  • TNF Preview, DFS Outlook & Injury Updates

    Nov 16 2017

    Field Yates, Stephania Bell and Mike Clay talk injury updates (4:01) and WR/CB matchups to watch (22:17), preview Titans-Steelers (28:05) and give out DFS best buys (41:03).

  • Week 11 Rankings & Trade Talks

    Nov 15 2017

    Field Yates, Stephania Bell, Mike Clay and Bill Barnwell talk about the latest news (3:30), discuss trade targets (13:45) and Week 11 rankings (42:00).

  • MNF Recap & Week 11 Waivers

    Nov 14 2017

    Field Yates, Stephania Bell and Mike Clay talk injury updates (3:15), recap Cam's big MNF performance (18:15), Waiver Wire targets (42:15) & CoDWWII's Michael Condrey (55:00).

  • Week 10 Recap

    Nov 13 2017

    Matthew Berry, Field Yates and Stephania Bell discuss eating cookies at 4am (2:30) and break down all of the Week 10 action (8:10). Plus, injury updates & board bets.

  • Week 10 Preview

    Nov 10 2017

    Matthew Berry, Field Yates and Stephania Bell take a moment to honor Veteran's Day, recap Seahawks-Cardinals and preview the entire Week 10 slate.

  • TNF Preview, DFS Outlook & Injury Updates

    Nov 09 2017

    Field Yates, Stephania Bell and Mike Clay talk injury updates (4:20), WR/CB matchups to watch (24:30), Seahawks-Cardinals preview (29:00) & DFS best buys (40:30).

  • Knee Dislocations

    Nov 09 2017

    When Chicago Bears tight end Zach Miller suffered a knee dislocation in Week 8, he needed urgent surgery to repair an artery in his leg with additional orthopedic procedures and a lengthy rehab process to follow. Dr. Jason Lee, Professor of Vascular Surgery at Stanford University Medical Center and Dr. Walt Lowe, Head Team Physician for the Houston Texans join Stephania to share what happens from the field to the operating room following this type of injury.

  • Week 10 Waivers & Origin Stories

    Nov 08 2017

    On a slow news day Matthew Berry, Field Yates and Stephania Bell discuss the origin stories of many of the 06010 inside jokes (12:00-33:30) and Week 10 rankings talk (36:30).

  • MNF Recap & Week 10 Waivers

    Nov 07 2017

    Matthew Berry, Field Yates and Stephania Bell start the show with an exciting announcement from Field (4:45), discuss the Winston / Evans news (13:45), recap Lions-Packers (37:30) and break down the Week 10 waiver wire (56:00).