🎧TFG Pod: Sweet, Sweet Fantasy Baby with Yahoo!’s Liz Loza

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Fantasy draft season is in full swing and this week’s episode features one of the most elite fantasy expert minds out there, Yahoo’s Liz Loza. Liz tackles a number of hot button fantasy topics including how the Washington backfield will shake out (28:02), the most overrated and underrated QB (23:20), rookies to draft and avoid (30:45) and general draft strategy (18:35).  She also sprinkles a good deal of Kenny Golladay love through the conversation.

Liz also tells the incredible story of drafting for a Yahoo! fantasy player who was in labor. (9:30) Later in the conversation, Liz and Melissa review a number of team names submitted by Twitter users.  (44:30)

Melissa has some words about Josh Gordon’s return to Cleveland and how it can serve as a model for the NFL as a whole to take mental health more seriously.  (4:15)

Finally we have thousands of Do-Gooders of the Week  – Andy and Jordan Dalton, Bills fans and fantasy owners who show appreciation  (50:26)

THE SHOW

Follow Liz on Twitter: @LizLoza_FF

Follow Melissa on Twitter: @thefootballgirl

THE RUNDOWN

4:15: Melissa on Josh Gordon and the NFL’s need to focus on mental health

9:30: LIZ LOZA joins and the amazing story of drafting for a woman in labor

18:35: Liz on the need for roster balance when drafting

23:20: Why Liz believes Carson Wentz is being way overdrafted

24:15: Why Liz loves Matthew Stafford’s value

26:35: Liz doesn’t think Adrian Peterson is washed up but loves Jamison Crowder

30:45: Liz on her non-QB rookies to watch including James Washington, DJ Moore & Anthony Miller

40:45:  Liz on why Sam Bradfordwill be injured again

42:30: Liz and Melissa review a variety of fantasy names

50:50: Melissa’s gives this week’s Do-Gooder of the Week to Andy and Jordan Dalton, Bills fans, and kind-hearted NFL fans everywhere.

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THE MUSIC

Funky Cha Cha – Arturo Sandoval | Don’t You (Forget About Me) – Simple Minds | Here I Go Again – Whitesnake | Sweet Child O’ Mine – Guns N’ Roses | I Got You (I Feel Good) | Mr. Brightside – The Killers