Beginner's Guide to Fantasy Football

An index for the not-so-brief primer on all things fantasy football

Your first foray into fantasy football might be a bit intimidating. It's likely that you'll be joining an established league full of experienced players, and it will be tough - and possibly expensive - to learn everything on the job. The guide below will help get you up to speed quickly.

Beginner's Guide: Section I - Origins
A look at the origins of fantasy football

Beginner's Guide: Section II - League Types
Exploring different types of fantasy football leagues

Beginner's Guide: Section III - Scoring Systems
A dive into scoring fundamentals and systems

Beginner's Guide: Section IV - Starting Lineups
A look into starting lineups for fantasy leagues

Beginner's Guide: Section V - Draft Prep and Footballguys Tools
Highlighting some of the site's tools to help fantasy football team owners succeed

Beginner's Guide: Section VI - Owning Your Draft
Tips on dominating your draft

Beginner's Guide: Section VII - Analyzing Your Team
Moving from the draft room to analyzing your fantasy team

Beginner's Guide: Section VIII - Improving Your Team
A blueprint for improving your team

Beginner's Guide: Section IX - Managing Your Team
Tips on managing your team during the season

Beginner's Guide: Section X - Advice from the Pros
A roundtable from Footballguys staff members


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