Fantasy Football 2020 NFL Draft Profiles: Sleeper running backs outside the top options

Over the past couple months, the CBS Fantasy team has been churning out prospect profiles for the 2020 NFL Draft with a specific focus on Fantasy. All of these include a statistical breakdown, strengths and weaknesses, a Fantasy-focused player comp and our favorite landing spot, and I can’t recommend them Read more

Fantasy Baseball Spring Notebook: Injury updates from around the league; Nathan Eovaldi’s sleeper appeal

Let’s do an injury roundup right off the top since that’s what’s on everyone’s mind. There’s no shortage of updates along that front: More Draft Prep Justin Verlander was the weekend’s highest-profile casualty, being removed from his start Sunday with what was originally reported as “triceps soreness.” It turned out Read more

Fantasy Baseball Spring Notebook: A look around the league including Miguel Cabrera’s sleeper case

Earlier this week, I talked about Chris Davis’ physical transformation and early resurgence this spring, unbelievable though it may be. How about another blast from the past? Or actually, two. Miguel Cabrera homered twice Thursday and looked impressive doing it. I don’t just mean the home runs looked impressive. I Read more

2020 Fantasy Baseball Mock Draft: 12-team Head-to-Head points league shows sleeper pitchers rising in cost

If you’ve read the recap for any of our mock drafts this preseason — or have read this piece or this piece — you know the story with starting pitcher by now. The most egregious example of it came in our recent Head-to-Head points auction, where Zack Greinke ($39) went for Read more

2020 NFL Draft: Hall of Famer Gil Brandt names sleeper wide receiver who ‘could be’ this year’s D.K. Metcalf

Last year at the combine, receiver D.K. Metcalf stole the show with his impressive physique, measurements and on-field work. The eventual second-round pick of the Seahawks, Metcalf, an under-the-radar draft prospect heading into the combine, enjoyed a highly successful rookie season, catching seven touchdowns during the regular season and helping Read more

Fantasy Baseball Spring Notebook: Dylan Bundy, Josh James gaining sleeper appeal; is now their time?

If you’ve gotten burned by Dylan Bundy before, you’re in good company. The 27-year-old was at one point considered the top pitching prospect in baseball. Injuries set him back early in his career, but even in more recent years, he has flashed the potential that once made him the fourth Read more

Fantasy Baseball Spring Notebook: Alex Wood as a Dodgers rotation lock and possible sleeper among 14 items

The presumption heading into spring training was that Alex Wood, back with the Dodgers on a one-year deal, was merely competing for the final rotation spot. But to hear him tell it after a spring debut Sunday in which he struck out two over a scoreless inning, it’s already decided. Read more