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2022 Fantasy Football Draft Kit: Rankings, sleepers, strategy tips and more

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Fantasy football draft season is about to take off, so we're excited to present our draft kit for 2022 to help you get ready to build those championship teams! We will be rounding up all the advice from our award-winning group of fantasy analysts throughout draft season so you don’t have to worry about being ready when you’re on the clock.

Whether you’re playing Fantasy Football for the first time or a seasoned pro looking to add another title to your trophy case, our draft kit will provide a guide to rankings, sleepers, busts, projections and more expert analysis. Don’t forget to also listen and subscribe to the Yahoo Fantasy Football podcast for advice five times a week.

And here's a reminder: Yahoo Fantasy Plus is available for the fantasy football season, so be sure to get an exclusive edge on the competition by signing up now!

Want a quick way to prep before making your picks? Check out our rankings or try a mock draft. Practice makes perfect, but make sure you also consider what format you’re playing in when prepping for your draft.

Ultimately, the only way you’ll miss out is if you don’t play. So sign up now and let the fun begin.

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Note: We’ll continue to add new draft prep content here all the way up until the season kicks off.

2022 Fantasy Football Draft Kit
The 2022 Fantasy Football Draft Kit is here! (Photo by Erick Parra Monroy/Yahoo Sports)

Fantasy Draft Prep

How to play fantasy football: A refresher and 101 guide

Six mistakes to avoid this draft season

How to identify and avoid drafting a bust this season

Four ways to spice up your fantasy leagues this year

Draft Rankings: Overall Top 300 | QBs | RBs | WRs | TEs | DEFs | Ks]

Downloadable Cheatsheet PDFs: Top 250 | Positional | Tiers

What to do with every pick in the first round: First Pick | Second Pick | Third Pick | Fourth Pick | Fifth Pick | Sixth Pick | Seventh Pick | Eighth Pick | Ninth Pick | 10th Pick | 11th Pick | 12th Pick | 13th Pick | 14th Pick

How not to lose your draft in the very first round

What we learned from positional projections: Quarterbacks | Running Backs | Pass catchers

2022 Positional Previews: Quarterbacks | Running Backs | Receivers | Tight Ends

Yahoo fantasy expert mock | Mock draft 2.0

Most popular team names — what will you call your squad?

(Much more coming!)

Salary Cap Draft Advice

Shuffle Up Salary Cap Draft Values: Quarterbacks | Running Backs | Wide Receivers | Tight Ends

Roster-building strategies to secure a winning team

The best way to execute a successful salary cap draft

Lessons learned from an expert draft

Sleepers to consider late

Rookie running backs highlight list of sleeper RBs

Intriguing quarterbacks available beyond the top-100 picks

Very-late-round and undrafted running backs to consider

Five tight ends to consider in the late rounds of drafts

Breakout candidates for 2022: Quarterbacks | Running Backs | Wide Receivers | Tight Ends

Post-hype sleepers who could awaken this season

Which second-year wide receiver is the best breakout bet of 2022?

More Fantasy Analysis

One analyst goes against consensus rankings: QBs | RBs who should go higher | RBs who should go lower | WRs who should go higher | WRs who should go lower | TEs

PPR winners and losers

Deshaun Watson suspension: What's the fantasy fallout?

Let's please stop sleeping on Allen Lazard in drafts

The JuJu Smith-Schuster fantasy revival is well underway

Why you shouldn't listen to the naysayers on Josh Jacobs

Yes, you should draft Kirk Cousins in 2022

Fades: Pianow's slippery seven at ADP

Four NFL teams to get right in fantasy

Top regression candidates — positive and negative

Ja'Marr Chase, Tee Higgins and why you should draft both of them in 2022

Is the end of the workhorse running back coming?

Fantasy fallout of wild NFL offseason

The five most interesting NFL teams for fantasy drafts

Biggest fantasy questions by division

AFC: East | North | South | West

NFC: East | North | South | West

...And much more to come — keep it locked here as we continue to add new expert content!

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