Originally posted on The Fantasy Fix  |  Last updated 8/22/13
photo credit: Football Schedule via photopin cc When it comes to fantasy football draft strategy, nobody ever seems to want the receivers in the middle. Sure, we’re all psyched to draft Calvin Johnson or AJ Green at the top, and we’re drooling at the opportunity to snag Kenbrell Thompkins or DeAndre Hopkins in the late rounds, but in between, well, in between is a good opportunity to run out for a refill on oat sodas. It’s a shame, because there’s quite a bit of under-appreciated value locked away in those middle rounds. It’s the resting place for yesterday’s sleepers; receivers who didn’t blow up enough to become elite and are too well known to be interesting. It’s just plain unfair. Nobody seems to have a big problem with Mike Wallace moving to a worse offense with a worse quarterback, but when Greg Jennings downshifts from Aaron Rodgers to Christian Ponder, the roof caves in. Everybody’s on board with Vincent Jackson as an elite fantasy option, but his teammate Mike Williams (you...
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