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Brandon Myers

Fantasy sports: My first foray into a fantasy football auction draft

I've been playing fantasy football for more than a decade, and I'd like to believe I've gotten pretty good at it. (Good enough, at least, that I felt qualified to start blogging about it for the Times this year.) But although I've played in multiple leagues for pretty much all but those early years -- and I've managed some of the more complicated keeper rules you've ever seen -- I've never done an auction draft. Until last week. After years of my friend Mike talking it up and reading several fantasy football articles about how auction drafts are the "most fair" form of a draft, I noticed that Yahoo (minor aside, if you've never played fantasy...