Fantasy Football

Everything you need to know about our season-long fantasy football leagues

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123 articles in this collection
Written by Weixi Yen, Ken Wang, Nan Wang and 6 others
Drafting

How to Conduct an Offline Draft

Learn how to prepare for your league's offline draft
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Written by Kevin
Updated over a week ago

What draft types are supported?

Learn the different draft options you have on Sleeper
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Written by Kevin
Updated over a week ago

How to Cast Your Draft to the Big Screen

Learn how to put your draftboard on your TV
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Written by Kevin
Updated over a week ago

How to Create a Mock Draft

Learn how to run multiple mock drafts
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Written by Kevin
Updated over a week ago

How do I change the draft date/time?

See how to quickly edit the date and time of your scheduled draft
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Written by Kevin
Updated over a week ago

Can a team go over the roster limit?

Will I be able to use all of my draft picks?
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Written by Kevin
Updated over a week ago

How can I view previous drafts in my league?

Learn how to view all past drafts on Sleeper
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Written by Kevin
Updated over a week ago

How do I change my number of draft rounds?

Learn the difference between startup and supplemental drafts
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Written by Alex
Updated over a week ago

What is 3rd Round Reversal?

How to give your draft a more balanced approach
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Written by Kevin
Updated over a week ago

How to Create a Supplemental Draft

Learn how to set up multiple drafts in your fantasy league
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Written by Kevin
Updated over a week ago

How to Add Compensatory Picks

Learn how to award another pick to a team at the end of a round in your draft
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Written by Daniel Lim
Updated over a week ago

How does the draft timer work?

Learn about the soft draft timer and where the CPU auto picks from
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Written by Kevin
Updated over a week ago

Can I do a dispersal draft?

Learn the best way to conduct a dispersal draft on Sleeper
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Written by Kevin
Updated over a week ago

Where does the CPU auto-pick from?

Learn how the autopick option works on Sleeper
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Written by Kevin
Updated over a week ago

Can I skip a draft pick?

Learn a workaround for how to skip a pick
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Written by Kevin
Updated over a week ago

How do I delete a draft?

Can I remove a draft in my league?
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Written by Alex
Updated over a week ago
Commissioner

What can a commissioner do?

How much control do they have of a league?
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Written by Kevin
Updated over a week ago

How do I force add/drop players to or from a team?

Commish can make roster adjustments to any team
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Written by Kevin
Updated over a week ago

Can I randomize my league's schedule?

How to create custom matchups for your league each week
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Written by Kevin
Updated over a week ago

Can I customize my league's playoff seeding?

How to set up and edit your playoff matchups
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Written by Daniel Lim
Updated over a week ago

Recalculating Weekly Matchups

How do add custom points or adjust a team's lineup?
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Written by Kevin
Updated over a week ago

Can I commish a league without owning a team?

Steps on how to become a ghost commissioner
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Written by Weixi Yen
Updated over a week ago

How do I set the round cost for keepers?

Commissioners can customize the draftboard to apply keeper costs
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Written by Weixi Yen
Updated over a week ago

How do I set keepers from last year's roster?

Setting up your league to allow teams to select keepers
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Written by Kevin
Updated over a week ago

What can we do if our commish is MIA?

How to get commish duties transferred to another owner
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Written by Kevin
Updated over a week ago

How do I force a trade through?

Learn how the commissioner can process trades instantly
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Written by Kevin
Updated over a week ago

Which commish actions trigger a league message?

Learn how these actions will appear in the league chat automatically
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Written by Kevin
Updated over a week ago
FAQ

What is Sleeper Squares?

Learn how to participate in our newest social game
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Written by Kevin
Updated over a week ago

Will Sleeper have Covid-19 and Opt-out tags?

Learn how we will handle these different designations
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Written by Kevin
Updated over a week ago

Do you support auction drafts?

Learn when you may see these available on Sleeper
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Written by Kevin
Updated over a week ago

Can I export my data from my league?

Learn how to grab data for your Sleeper league
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Written by Kevin
Updated over a week ago

Can you remove me from a past league?

Learn why you cannot leave current or past leagues
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Written by Kevin
Updated over a week ago

How can I add player nicknames?

Learn how you can modify nicknames for your players
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Written by Kevin
Updated over a week ago

Can I delete direct messages?

Learn how to hide DMs from other users
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Written by Kevin
Updated over a week ago

Do you have an iPad app?

The Sleeper app is limited to web and mobile devices
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Written by Kevin
Updated over a week ago

Can I change the view to landscape?

Learn about our mobile app features
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Written by Kevin
Updated over a week ago

Can I submit a feature request?

Learn how you can provide feedback of ideas for future improvements
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Written by Kevin
Updated over a week ago

How are Points Allowed calculated?

Learn what points are deducted from the team defense
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Written by Kevin
Updated over a week ago

How are Yards Allowed calculated?

Learn how net yardage is added up against your defense
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Written by Kevin
Updated over a week ago

Can I set a lineup after our championship has ended?

Learn when your league is deemed complete
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Written by Alex
Updated over a week ago

How can I transfer a team to another owner?

Learn how to remove a member and add a new one to the same team
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Written by Kevin
Updated over a week ago

Can I buy a specific mascot?

Learn how to find mascots throughout the season
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Written by Alex
Updated over a week ago

Help! I accidentally ended my draft

Learn how to get your draft back up and running
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Written by Kevin
Updated over a week ago

Why did my player lose points for a special teams fumble?

Learn how fumbles apply to players on Sleeper
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Written by Kevin
Updated over a week ago

Do PF and PA track the whole season?

Learn how points are displayed in your league standings
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Written by Alex
Updated over a week ago

Can I delete a duplicate league?

Learn how you can clear any duplicates that were created
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Written by Kevin
Updated over a week ago

How do I find my League ID?

Learn where your league ID is located
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Written by Alex
Updated over a week ago

Can I limit available draft pick years?

Learn how these are automatically applied with draft pick trading
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Written by Kevin
Updated over a week ago

Why can't I drop players?

Learn what setting is disabled and how to allow only drops
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Written by Kevin
Updated over a week ago

Do you offer best ball?

Learn a workaround for how to handle this on Sleeper
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Written by Kevin
Updated over a week ago

Do you support guillotine leagues?

Learn how to make these work on Sleeper
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Written by Kevin
Updated over a week ago

How do I set a keeper deadline date?

Learn when teams can select and modify keepers
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Written by Kevin
Updated over a week ago

Can I email my leaguemates?

Is there any way to contact another owner or my entire league?
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Written by Kevin
Updated over a week ago

Where is my in-season view?

Discover your different viewing modes between pre and post-draft
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Written by Kevin
Updated over a week ago

Do taxi players count toward Max PF?

Learn how your taxi squad impacts your potential points
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Written by Kevin
Updated over a week ago

How can I join a public league?

Learn how to find leagues and orphan teams on Sleeper
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Written by Kevin
Updated over a week ago

What are mascots and what can I do with them?

Learn the purpose of mascots and their abilities
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Written by Kevin
Updated over a week ago

How to Purchase and Gift Mascots

Learn the best ways to give and receive mascots
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Written by Kevin
Updated over a week ago

What are Cookies?

Learn what cookies are and how you can purchase & earn more
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Written by Kevin
Updated over a week ago

How to Decrease Team Size in a League

Learn how to chop your league down from 12 teams to 10
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Written by Kevin
Updated over a week ago

How can I add Co-Owners?

Learn the abilities of co-owners and how to invite them to your team
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Written by Kevin
Updated over a week ago

How do playoff teams get determined?

What is the tiebreaker for teams with the same record?
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Written by Kevin
Updated over a week ago

League History and Weekly Reports

Fight for the ultimate bragging rights every week of the season
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Written by Weixi Yen
Updated over a week ago

How does Injured Reserve (IR) work?

What makes them eligible for IR?
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Written by Henry Leung
Updated over a week ago

Player Status and Gameday Designations

Why does my player lose the "Out" tag during the week?
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Written by Kevin
Updated this week

Consolation Bracket vs. Toilet Bowl

Didn't make the playoffs? Try not to be last.
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Written by Henry Leung
Updated over a week ago

When will players and rankings be updated in the offseason?

Where's my rookie? When will the ADP refresh?
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Written by Alex
Updated over a week ago

Why was someone able to drop their starter after they have played?

We explain the rare occurrence of how this is possible
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Written by Kevin
Updated over a week ago

What are Managed Leagues?

Leagues ran by 3rd party companies on the Sleeper platform
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Written by Kevin
Updated over a week ago

Getting Started with Managed Leagues

How to set up your managed leagues from start to finish
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Written by Henry Leung
Updated over a week ago

Manually Creating Managed Leagues

Step-by-step tutorial on how to start one of these leagues
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Written by Ken Wang
Updated over a week ago

Watch List vs. Draft Queue

Learn the difference between the two and how to use them
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Written by Kevin
Updated over a week ago

How do taxi squads work?

Learn how taxi players impact your team on Sleeper
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Written by Alex
Updated over a week ago

How to Organize and Archive Leagues

Learn how to hide leagues in the mobile app
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Written by Kevin
Updated over a week ago

Can we do a league with an odd # of teams?

Learn a workaround for an odd-number league
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Written by Kevin
Updated over a week ago

How can we upload our rosters?

Learn how to get your rosters into your Sleeper league
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Written by Kevin
Updated over a week ago

Can my commissioner see my bids?

Learn who can see you waiver claims and bid
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Written by Kevin
Updated over a week ago

How are tackles calculated?

Learn how your tackle settings can stack
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Written by Kevin
Updated over a week ago

Can I set tiebreakers?

Learn how you can manage these in your league
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Written by Kevin
Updated over a week ago

Can I set pre-draft rankings?

Utilize your queue to set up your draftroom rankings.
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Written by Alex
Updated over a week ago

Which players are dual-eligible on Sleeper?

Learn which offensive players carry multiple positions
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Written by Kevin
Updated over a week ago

Can we pause our league for a season?

Learn how to suspend your Sleeper league
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Written by Kevin
Updated over a week ago

How can I assign keepers to traded picks?

Learn the workaround for this
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Written by Kevin
Updated over a week ago

How can I view transaction history for a past league?

Learn how to access previous transaction history
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Written by Beatriz Antoinette D. Palattao
Updated over a week ago

How do I change my team name and photo?

Learn how to modify these in your Sleeper account
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Written by Beatriz Antoinette D. Palattao
Updated over a week ago

What happened to taunts?

Learn a workaround for how to use taunting in Sleeper
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Written by Kevin
Updated this week