FANALYTICS: Punting categories

When it comes to preparing for your Rotisserie draft, there is one topic that invariably comes up every year... should you punt categories?

The common wisdom is that it is a bad idea. But I think you need to put it into its proper perspective.

In planning for your draft or auction, you should go in with a high-level strategy. This might include focusing on position scarcity, or allocating your auction dollars in a certain way, or having some goals for the end-game. Once the draft begins, these plans should represent your road map.

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