Hosted by SkullKing Football founder, Ryan Skolrud, his brother Justin, and Staff Writer Greg Talcott, the SkullKing Football Video Podcast gives our take on sleepers, busts, strategy, waiver wire pickups and more! Be sure to tune in for two new shows every week as we analyze the fantasy football landscape and bring you the news and notes you need to Rule Your League!
Episode 147 – Two Mock Drafts!!! Plus, News & Notes
In this episode, Ryan goes over some of the recent news and notes from the world of fantasy football. He goes through TWO mock drafts from the same position in order to show how different your starting lineup could look by changing a single pick. Then he takes a look at the guys available late that he likes for his bench.
Episode 59 – Join the #SkullKingNation, Rookies Already Injured, Plus AFC & NFC West Rookies
In this episode, Ryan and Justin talk about the new #SkullKingNation community to join with benefits, discounts on merch and giveaways for our members. They also cover the news and notes for the week, as well as the final thoughts on the NFL Draft with the AFC/NFC West.
Episode 58 – Kaep to Seattle? Hyde out in SF? Also, AFC/NFC South Rookies
In this episode, Ryan and Justin discuss the ramifications of Colin Kaepernick backing up Russell Wilson, if Carlos Hyde will still be the 49ers RB come week one, and they analyze the fantasy implications for the AFC/NFC South teams’ draft picks.
Episode 57 – Michael Floyd, LeGarrette Blount, AFC & NFC North Rookies
In this Episode, Ryan, Justin and Greg discuss Michael Floyd to the Vikings, the Patriots toying with LeGarrette and the fantasy impact of the rookies in the AFC & NFC North.
Episode 56 – Post Draft Fantasy Analysis – AFC & NFC East
In this episode, Ryan and Justin look at the fantasy implications of the draft picks from the AFC & NFC East.
Episode 55 – Draft Day Special! Rumors and Mock Draft Analysis
Its DRAFT DAY! Ryan, Justin and Greg go through the latest news and rumors as well as analyze Matt Miller’s Draft Scouting Report from Bleacher Report and Mike Mayock’s one and only mock draft of the year.
Episode 53 – First Round Mock Draft, The Rich Get Richer
In this episode, Ryan and Greg cover the news and notes from the past week. The two of them also conduct a first round mock of the NFL Draft, alternating picks all the way down.
Episode 50 – We Made It To 50!!! Plus, AFC & NFC Draft Needs
In our 50th Episode, Ryan talks with staff writers Greg and Ian to discuss the NFL draft and the needs for the teams in the AFC & NFC West.
Episode 46 – Romo Retiring, Marshawn UN-Retiring, AFC & NFC South Draft Needs
In this episode, Ryan and Greg discuss Romo’s retirement, Marshawn possibly UN-retiring, the chances of Richard Sherman getting traded to the Pats, and AFC & NFC South Draft Needs
Episode 42 – To Draft a QB or Not, AFC & NFC North Draft Needs
In this episode, Ryan and Greg discuss Adrian Peterson not being in a rush to find a team, the Bears & Browns QB rooms, and Draft needs for the AFC & NFC North.
Episode 38 – NFL Draft Analysis for AFC & NFC East
Justin is back! He and Ryan go over the latest news from free agency, talk about the needs and possible picks of a two NFL divisions, and Ryan gives a sneak peak at the upcoming interviews in our Expert and Inside Analysis Show Series!
Episode 35 – We’re Back! 2017 Free Agency is Upon Us!
The SkullKing Football Podcast is back! In this first episode of 2017 Ryan and Greg talk about the Free Agency mayhem and Ryan talks about some of the big things coming for SkullKing this next season!
Episode 31 – Carr’s Tea Cup Pinky, Who did Cooks Tick Off & Week 13 Yahoo DFS Picks
Ryan and Greg talk some Yahoo DFS, and have some interesting takes on Derek Carr’s dislocated finger, what it would take to keep Aaron Rodgers from playing on Sunday, and the conspiracy behind Brandin Cooks getting ZERO targets in last weeks blowout of the Rams.
Episode 30 – Kaepernick is Fantasy Relevant, Fiedorowicz Needs to be Owned and Week 13 Waivers
Ryan and Justin talk week 13 waivers, they have to admit that Colin Kaepernick is fantasy relevant again and Ryan goes on yet another CJ Fiedorowicz rant.
Episode 29 – Thanksgiving Day DFS Games & Some DFS Picks for the Rest of the Weekend
Ryan and Greg take a look at the injury landscape across the NFL for week 12. In their DFS portion, the guys take a look at the 3-game Thanksgiving Day Slate on Yahoo Daily and give their thoughts on players in those games, as well as their DFS picks for the remaining games the rest of the weekend.
Episode 28 – Infirmary Ward 2 0, Deep Dive of the Week 12 Waiver Wire & Fiedorowicz is out p
Its another Infirmary Ward episode as there was another plague of injuries in week 11. Ryan and Justin go over the injury landscape, and the possible replacements that can be found as the waiver wire options are getting thin.
Episode 27 – Week 11 DFS Picks, Comparing Gronk to a European Car, & Gurley or Ajayi?
Its our first three-man show as Ryan, Justin and Greg all discuss Christine Michael going to the Packers, compare Rob Gronkowski’s injury to a European Car, talk Yahoo DFS picks for week 11, and whether to start Jay Ajayi or Todd Gurley.
Episode 26 – Alshon Suspended, What to do with Marvin Jones, and Week 11 Waiver Wire
Justin is back! He and Ryan discuss Alshon’s suspension, Gronk’s chest injury, what to do with Marvin Jones, and give their picks for the Week 11 Waiver Wire.
Episode 25 – David Johnson, Jay Cutler, Week 10 DFS Picks, and talking QBs with Greg Talcott
Ryan and Greg are back for more news and notes, Greg talks about his disdain for Jay Cutler, Ryan and Greg take a look at the DFS landscape for week 10, and Greg gives his insight into a few NFL QBs for start/sits.
Episode 24 – Two Big Announcements, Week 10 Waiver Picks, and GET FIEDOROWICZ ALREADY!
Ryan does another solo show while making two HUGE SkullKing Football announcements, talks through some important player news and notes, goes over his Week 10 waiver wire picks, and once again lobbies for CJ Fiedorowicz to be more widely owned in fantasy leagues.
Episode 23 – Jamaal Charles, Donte Moncrief, Yahoo DFS Plays for Week 9, & Special Guest – Staff Writer Greg Talcott
With Justin off for his birthday, Ryan brings in SkullKing Football Staff Writer, Greg Talcott, to talk news and notes as well as DFS plays for week 9 and some Start/Sit advice.
Episode 22 – Reviewing the Stars and Flops of Week 8, Even More Injuries and Andre Johnson
Ryan does a solo show and talks about the best and worst performances of Week 8, the amount of injuries that continue to pile up in the NFL this season, and Andre Johnson who decided to call it a career.
Episode 21 – Ladarius Green, Donte Moncrief, Russell Wilson, Yahoo DFS Picks, and Pick’em & Stick’em
Justin and Ryan discuss the fantasy viability of Ladarius Green, Donte Moncrief coming back from injury, and Russell Wilson being limited in practice for the first time in his career with a new injury. Ryan digs into his “First Gut Instinct” List for Yahoo DFS, and the guys have a new week of Pick’em & Stick’em.
Episode 20 – Foster Retires, Other News, Doyle & Fiedorowicz, Week 8 Waiver Wire
We made it to Episode 20! Justin and Ryan discuss the sudden retirement of Arian Foster, the end of a short season for Geno Smith, and their favorite week 8 waiver wire pickups. Plus, is CJ Fiedorowicz this year’s Gary Barnidge?
Episode 19 – LeSean McCoy, Jacquizz Rodgers, Cameron Brate, and Yahoo DFS Picks for Week 7
Justin and Ryan discuss more injuries, especially at the RB position, Ryan gives some DFS advice as well as some of his picks to use in your lineups in week 7, the guys discuss must starts for under-owned players, and they get back to their Pick’em & Stick’em game.
Episode 18 – OBJ, Ezekiel Elliot, Matthew Stafford, and the Surprising TE Waiver Add for Week 7.
Justin and Ryan go over the injuries from Week 6 in the NFL as well as the great performances from Week 6. Finally, the guys look at who you should look to add to your fantasy football teams off of the waiver wire for Week 7 of the NFL.
Episode 17 – Julio vs Sherman, Melvin Gordon, and Voks DFS Owner Brad Holda
Ryan takes a look at the matchup between Atlanta and Seattle as well as some various news and notes, goes over some start/sit advice, and talks some daily fantasy with Voks DFS Firelines owner Brad Holda.
Episode 16 – Brian Hoyer, Lamar Miller, Buy Low/Sell High & Week 6 Waiver Adds
In this episode Ryan and Justin go over a minimal amount of injuries, Buy Low and Sell High players, and the guys you want to target on the waiver wire for week 6 of the NFL season.
Episode 15 – Tommy Boy, Latavius Murray, & Week 5 Yahoo DFS Picks
In this episode Justin and Ryan discuss the return of Tom Brady, the Oakland Raiders RB situation and the rash of injuries for the Chicago Bears. Ryan takes some time to discuss some of the players and values he is looking at playing on Yahoo DFS. And Finally, with Justin back this week, the two hosts get get back into their Pick’em & Stick’em game.
Episode 14 – First Quarter Busts & Breakouts, Week 5 Waiver Wire
Justin is back from vacation! He and Ryan go over some news and injuries, talk about the breakouts and busts so far as we hit the quarter mark of the NFL season, and go over some of the waiver wire pickups that can help out your fantasy team in week 5.
Episode 13 – Russell Wilson, Eric Decker, Kenneth Dixon, and DFS Values for Week 4
With Justin still out of town, Ryan works another solo show covering key injuries for week 4, DFS values on Yahoo Daily Fantasy and the guys he is willing to spend extra on for his DFS lineups.
Episode 12 – A Few More Injuries, Outstanding Performances, and Waiver Wire Must Adds
With Justin out of town, Ryan runs a solo show as he goes over a few more injuries from week 3 of the NFL season, talks about the outstanding performances and breakouts from week 3 and the waiver wire must adds going into week 4.
Episode 10 – Week 3 News DK Value picks, Start & Sit, and Pick’em & Stick’em
Justin and Ryan prepare you for Week 3 of the NFL with more injury news, Ryan goes over his favorite low budget DraftKings picks, the guys answer listener questions on Starts & Sits, and they go over the results of last week’s Pick’em & Stick’em and make this week’s picks.
Episode 9 – The Infirmary Report, Waiver Wire Pickups for Week 3
In this newest podcast, Justin and Ryan discuss the mountain of injuries from week 2 in the NFL, and who is available on the waiver wire for your team to pick up. (We apologize for some of the sound issues. We are still working to correct them.)
Episode 8 – Week 2 Injury News, DFS Value Plays, Pick’em & Stick’em
With a few more technical difficulties, Ryan phones in with Justin on video as the two discuss some more injury news and notes from around the NFL, Ryan gives his DFS Value Sleeper Players, and the two start their new game – Pick’em & Stick’em!
Episode 7 – Keenan Allen, RGIII, DFS Lineups, Week 2 Waiver Wire
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In the latest show, Ryan is flying solo as he goes over the major injuries from the NFL in week one and how that will effect the fantasy prospects of their teammates. He also reviews the DFS results of the DFS lineup that Brad Holda provided for the Premium SkullKing Members. Finally, Ryan looks at some of the waiver wire guys to target and some who might be smoke-in-mirrors as the season continues.
Episode 6 – Jamaal Charles, Bold Predictions & Week One Waiver Wire
The NFL Season is finally upon us! Justin and Ryan go over the news entering week one, waiver wire guys before week one who were not drafted, and their Bold Predictions for fantasy going into the season!
Episode 5 – News and PPR Mock Draft
In the 5th episode of the the SkullKing Football Podcast, Justin and Ryan discuss the ramifications of the Teddy Bridgewater injury to the rest of the team and then go through a 12 team PPR mock draft, picking from the 7th position.
Episode 4 – Preseason Wk 3 News
In the fourth SkullKing Football Podcast, Justin and Ryan talk about the injuries and coaches decisions and how they will effect the fantasy prospects of certain players.
Episode 3 – Busts
In the third SkullKing Football Podcast, Justin and Ryan go over their 2016 Fantasy Football Bust candidates.
Episode 2 – Sleepers
In the second SkullKing Football Podcast, Justin and Ryan discuss their favorite sleeper candidates for the 2016 football season.
Episode 1 – Who We Are
In this inaugural episode of the SkullKing Football Podcast, Hosts Justin and Ryan talk about how SkullKing Football got its start and what all we have to offer to fantasy football players.