Trade Talk Tuesday

Trade Talk Tuesday

It seems the injury news is only getting worse, with a number of big name players and Fantasy relevant up and comers falling by the wayside, both last week and ahead. Lets have some Trade Talk… INJURIES I guess it started with late withdrawal to Bontompelli. It was always a possibility, with Twitter talk that … Continue reading

Trade Talk Tuesday… umm… Wednesday

Trade Talk Tuesday… umm… Wednesday

Sorry about the lateness of this article but Ablett news yesterday was worth waiting for! INDEFINITE Well the big news that came out yesterday confirmed what we thought we were seeing, Ablett is officially not right and will indefinitely be missing games moving forward. This could be 3 weeks, it could be half a season, it … Continue reading

Putting the “FML” in www.dreamteamFML.com

Putting the “FML” in www.dreamteamFML.com

Well that was stressful. Round 1 completed and the Carnage was extraordinary! We remembered how this site was born, screaming FML at the TV and wishing we had somewhere to go to vent and get some advice. It’s been a number of years now that dreamteamFML has been here to be that source of advice … Continue reading

Justo’s Round1 AFL Fantasy Team

Justo’s Round1 AFL Fantasy Team

Today is the day the season officially kicks off and if you are anything like the majority of Fantasy players, you spent last night awake until 2am deciding between Rocky and Ablett, between Sidebottom or Parker, or between picking Lambert still or not. Dont panic. Dont make major changes. Lock your team away and enjoy … Continue reading

Justo’s Round1 Real DreamTeam

Justo’s Round1 Real DreamTeam

Its been a long preseason, longer than ever before, and although we pretended to care about the Cricket World Cup, we are all glad its finished and the Footy starts tomorrow night. I have been more cautious than any prior preseason in offering concrete advice and I appreciate everybody’s patience and understanding. But here we … Continue reading

Round 1 Final Preparations

Round 1 Final Preparations

Its been a stressful preseason and with all the panic of picking a team, lets take a minute to just chill out and think about our final preparations for each of our leagues… ROUND 1 – ROLLING LOCKOUT Unlike last year in Fantasy where we had the free hit due to the split round, Round 1 … Continue reading

Justo’s Round 1 Fantasy Locks

Justo’s Round 1 Fantasy Locks

It’s been a terrific NAB Challenge in watching our hopefuls, watching some Rookies emerge and some Guns cement their title. And while some preseason performances (hmm Karnezis) should be taken with a grain of salt, others give us confidence in jumping on them for Round 1 and today I share my locks – the absolute … Continue reading

AFL Fantasy Cheat Sheet: Rucks

AFL Fantasy Cheat Sheet: Rucks

Final weekend before Footy takes control of our lives and we take a moment today to provide our thoughts on a structure for selecting your RUCKS for AFL Fantasy. THE RUCK GUNS Traditionally most Fantasy Coaches hate selecting Rucks, and hate wasting money there. But even more than that we hate wasting TRADES across the … Continue reading

Fantasy Freako’s Rave – Preseason v2

Fantasy Freako’s Rave – Preseason v2

DTFML is happy to announce the latest ‘Fantasy Freako Rave’ is ready from our friends at Champion Data. Always a great read, it includes DT scores for each player along with the valuable Time-on-Ground and Points-per-Minute stat that can rarely be found elsewhere. Freako also chips in with some insightful tips and advice for each team that you … Continue reading

AFL Fantasy Cheat Sheet: MIDFIELD (Ablett edition)

AFL Fantasy Cheat Sheet: MIDFIELD (Ablett edition)

Thanks for all the emails and comments requesting our 1st Midfield cheatsheet for the preseason. We love hearing from you and know you’ve all been super patient waiting for our finest work. WHAT THE HELL HAS TAKEN SO LONG!? ABLETT… that’s what! To be honest we have been debating the Ablett dilemma greatly! For those … Continue reading

Fantasy Freako’s Rave – Preseason

Fantasy Freako’s Rave – Preseason

DTFML is happy to announce the latest ‘Fantasy Freako Rave’ is ready from our friends at Champion Data. Always a great read, it includes DT scores for each player along with the valuable Time-on-Ground and Points-per-Minute stat that can rarely be found elsewhere. Freako also chips in with some insightful tips and advice for each team that you … Continue reading

AFL Fantasy Cheat Sheet: Forwards v1

AFL Fantasy Cheat Sheet: Forwards v1

So we are half way through the NAB Challenge and its glorious to have Footy back on TV. But at this time I think it is important to address some AFL Fantasy questions and in particular, structural team concerns that I am seeing out on the forums and from other DT websites. WHY HAS DTFML … Continue reading

2015 AFL Fantasy ROOKIE MIDFIELDERS:

2015 AFL Fantasy ROOKIE MIDFIELDERS:

This is the big one… Who are the Rookie Midfielders to pick in 2015? About half your cash cow money for the season will come from your midfield rookies, so there is nothing more important than nailing the 3 or 4 absolute must have rookies who explode each year. This is some of the most important … Continue reading

2015 AFL Fantasy ROOKIE FORWARDS:

2015 AFL Fantasy ROOKIE FORWARDS:

Who are the Rookie forwards to pick in 2015? So you’ve heard some names, seen some people bander around draft teams… but who are these Rookie Forwards that people are talking about, and who are the ones we should be keeping our eyes on as the NAB Challenge approaches?   CHRISTIAN PETRACCA – Melbourne – Fwd/Mid Fantasy $297k This number … Continue reading

2015 AFL Fantasy ROOKIE DEFENDERS:

2015 AFL Fantasy ROOKIE DEFENDERS:

Who are the rookie defenders to pick in 2015? Last year we recommended slotting Luke McDonald and Kade Kolodjashnij into your backlines and they pumped out a tidy 65 and 68 pt avg for the season, jumping up past $350k in the process. Some teams held McDonald right to the finals, further highlighting the need to nail … Continue reading

Meet the Rookies:

Meet the Rookies:

Petracca, Brayshaw, McCartin, Goddard… the rookie names we have heard and are tentatively putting into our draft AFL Fantasy and Dreamteams… but who actually are these kids? Most of you might not even know their face on the street, and most likely havn’t a clue about what they have to offer the (fantasy) football world. Well … Continue reading

AFL Fantasy Now Open!

AFL Fantasy Now Open!

AFL Fantasy Classic is now open for 2015… the Preseason officially begins! DTFML will be giving you all the advice, hints, tips and most importantly the mighty preseason CHEATSHEET to get you through the next 71 days! Fantasy Classic is the traditional form of the game, with the following rules: * 2 trades per week * normal … Continue reading

Ruck Options

Ruck Options

DTFML – The home of AFL Fantasy and DreamTeam Preseason Cheatsheets presents: Ruck Options    Welcome back to DTFML as we work our way through the task of drafting out our preseason teams, today taking a look at the Rucks. Changes We finally have some changes to the ruck position, at least in the Real … Continue reading