Fantasy Football 2021 August 8, 2021 5:23 PM   Subscribe

I skipped last year because uh 2020, but am happy to commish if other people are interested. I've done it through Yahoo before, which seems like a mostly OK free platform. Probably draft first week of September? Interested?
posted by klangklangston to MetaFilter-Related at 5:23 PM (17 comments total)

Maybe, depending on what work is doing. I don't really want to manage more than one team, and my work league would probably take priority. But I haven't heard anything yet from anyone at work, so maybe there won't be one.
posted by kevinbelt at 8:01 PM on August 8 [1 favorite]


I might be down, if there’s need for one more, but last year I kinda forgot so I don’t want to take up a slot from someone who can be more committed.
posted by Night_owl at 10:11 AM on August 9


I'm definitely interested. We had a Yahoo league last year that I was going to reactivate, so if you wanted, I could just add you to that, or I'm willing to encourage last year's participants to join your league.
posted by Fister Roboto at 12:47 PM on August 10 [1 favorite]


Oh no, that'll work. Should I mail you?
posted by klangklangston at 4:28 PM on August 10


Here's the link to join if anyone is interested!
posted by Fister Roboto at 10:20 AM on August 11


I'm in. :) And I will pay more attention than I have been to baseball, sorry folks.
posted by joycehealy at 1:12 PM on August 11 [1 favorite]


I joined! I did baseball 2 years ago and started the season paying attention but didn't do so well towards the end...however I hadn't done fantasy baseball in 15 years and was generally not as good with it. I have consistently been doing fantasy football in that time period (and can much easier keep on top of the game schedule vs baseball), so I look forward to competing with honor this time. (Hope I can make the draft time, will keep an eye out for updates)
posted by andruwjones26 at 10:21 AM on August 14


If anyone is interested, we have a couple of slots open! The link to join is in a comment above.
posted by Fister Roboto at 7:25 AM on August 17


hey folks, I am definitely up for it! If I join right now though it'll make it an odd number teams, which might be annoying-- will hold off for now, or if folks would rather I will risk the annoyingness.
posted by ibmcginty at 8:25 AM on August 24


In my opinion, you should join! If the commish or the group think it’s too awkward, I’ll drop out!
posted by Night_owl at 12:58 PM on August 24


Well that is generous of you! I think bye weeks would be more fun than anyone having to bow out, though...
posted by ibmcginty at 6:15 AM on August 25


It doesn't sound like work is going to be doing anything, so I'm in here. Are we planning a draft?
posted by kevinbelt at 6:24 AM on August 30


Looking forward to the draft this Thursday night! I will let others confirm but just checked and it appears there are 11 teams, so room for 1 more? In case others here were still waiting it out
posted by andruwjones26 at 10:26 PM on August 30


Hey, sorry andruwjones26, I did hop in when I saw kevinbelt’s post, so kevinbelt, spot no. 12 is yours here
posted by ibmcginty at 10:19 AM on August 31


So actually, I don't know if I'm going to be able to do this! I've got a conflict on Thursday, so I won't be able to be at the draft, and I don't think I'll be able to prep a draft list before then. :(
posted by kevinbelt at 11:21 AM on August 31


Yikes, my apologies folks—if we don’t get up to 12, please do go ahead & withdraw me, I should’ve held off til it was a sure thing we had 2 more.
posted by ibmcginty at 6:34 AM on September 2


I was going to skip this year because I'm a mess, but it looks like I was automagically reactivated and now we're at an even number. The fates have spoken! I've got a conflict tonight so I'll be on autodraft - letting y'all know ahead of time so no one mocks me too hard if I wind up drafting one of the folks I was ragging on last season. :)
posted by Ann Telope at 6:13 PM on September 2 [1 favorite]


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