With a few years of staff duties at Footballguys.com under my belt, the New Reality dynasty series has reached No.100. Thanks to all those who have read, supported and offered feedback over the years and to the quintessential leadership at Footballguys for the opportunities years ago to contribute regular content. I have recorded a few different podcasts and written articles on advice for up-and-coming fantasy football writers and podcasters. Paying it forward is a big mantra of mine as various folks were integral to my start as a podcast host back in 2011 and as I developed my skills as a writer. For prominent names in the industry - always make time to help others along the way. For rising or future talent - work hard, refine your craft daily, seek honest feedback, and stay humble along the way.
For this post, I have collected the best dynasty advice from around the community, including Footballguys staff, UTHDynasty.com (my dynasty site) staff, and some of the best dynasty owners on the planet. Without further ado, here are the tips and tricks to rise and thrive as a dynasty owner:
Know Your League
Daniel Simpkins, Footballguys Staff: Know your settings. So many people get into leagues and don’t take a careful look at the subtle-but-important scoring settings. They wait until their squad is losing to break out the microscope and discover that they’ve constructed a team that’s better suited for another format. 30 minutes of critical examination can save you 2-3 years of rebuilding.