Why does America love fantasy football?
It’s simple. Every young male sports fan dreams of one day either playing professional sports or working in the field. Unfortunately, most of us realize that we do not have what it takes to achieve the necessary professional ability.
Once the truth is finally accepted, we turn to the fantasy sports game.
Fantasy sports fill the dream of becoming the general manager of a professional franchise. To build that franchise, we spend hours online reading articles, buying fantasy sport magazines, participating in mock drafts, and even talking to our friends (or rivals) about draft advice.
Managing a fantasy roster becomes a full-time job; one that is totally enjoyable!
Another reason over the obsession with fantasy sports is the ability to keep in touch with old friends.
Personally, in my recent draft, we have participants from Philadelphia, New York, San Francisco, California, and even one from England. The ability to keep in touch with old friends and trash talk is a big reason for the popularity of fantasy sports.
For the second year in a row, my college buddies and I have decided to take part in an auction style draft. In this style of league, all players are available for the …read more
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