Breaking Down Rookie Draft ADP: How to Navigate the 6 Mini-Tiers in Round 1
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Shawn Siegele breaks down the first round of RotoViz TriFlex rookie leagues, including all of the tier breaks, trade opportunities, and player targets.

We’ve been talking a lot about the RotoViz TriFlex format because we’re participating in rookie drafts this week, but the best thing about the TriFlex is the similarity of the  format to most of the new leagues forming for readers and listeners. You get a clear and accurate look at high-quality ADP. The decisions high stakes players are making in their leagues provide a lot of insight into how all rookie drafts will develop over the next several months.

Today I’m going to look at the six mini-tiers in Round 1. It’s a big help to know the prices: where you can move up and down freely and where you have to seriously pay. I’ll explain how I’m playing each of the tiers and look at how you can extract the most value from your draft.

Colm Kelly and I broke down the first round WRs with Matthew Freedman on RotoViz Overtime.

The 6 Mini-Tiers in Round 1 of Rookie Drafts and How to Play Them

* A reminder that our Superflex dynasty rankings are set in tiers that also represent our player values in terms of rookie picks.

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Shawn Siegele

Author of the original Zero RB article and 2013 NFFC Primetime Grand Champion. 11-time main event league winner. 2015, 2017, 2018 titles in MFL10 of Death.

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