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TheProFFet Fantasy Football Show

172 episodes - English - Latest episode: 1 day ago - ★★★★★ - 568 ratings

Welcome to TheProFFe Podcast! Your hosts, TheProFFet (Calvin Wright) and JT Rhunke have provided expert fantasy football advice for years! This podcast takes a deep dive into the strategies behind fantasy football while discussing the theories of how fantasy players evaluate NFL talent. With over 500 5-star reviews, The Fantasy Football Wire podcast is one of the staples in the fantasy football community and is trusted by fantasy players worldwide! Enjoy professional audio production, a unique perspective, and expert interviews--ONLY on The Fantasy Football Wire Podcast! Support this podcast:

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ALL ABOARD THE A-CHANE -- Fantasy Football Week 3 Recap

September 25, 2023 18:35 - 1 hour - 130 MB

Week 3 Recap is Here! Week 3 of fantasy football was crazy, so make sure you listen to the latest episode to be up to date on everything you need to know! --- Support this podcast:

Week 3 Starts & Sits -- Fantasy Football Podcast for 9/23/23

September 24, 2023 03:06 - 15 minutes - 28.5 MB

Welcome back to TheProFFet Fantasy Football Show! Today we are covering our week 3 starts and sits. --- Support this podcast:

Week 2 Winners & Losers + The Justin Fields Eulogy -- Fantasy Football Podcast for 9/18/23

September 18, 2023 14:27 - 1 hour - 117 MB

Welcome back to TheProFFet Fantasy Football Show! On today's epsiode Calvin Wright and JT Rhunke discuss week 2 of the NFL season and the biggest fantasy football winners and lsoers from this week's games. --- Support this podcast:

Week 2 Starts & Sits -- Elijah Moore SZN? -- Fantasy Football Podcast for 9/16/2023

September 16, 2023 16:14 - 27 minutes - 50.2 MB

Welcome back to TheProFFet Fantasy Football Show! On today's podcast we discuss the week 2 starts & sits. From Gibbs to Elijah Moore, we let you know who needs to be in your lineup and who needs to be on your bench. --- Support this podcast:

GET YOUR TRADE ON! -- Week 2 Trade Targets -- Fantasy Football Podcast For 9/13/2023

September 13, 2023 16:09 - 25 minutes - 46.3 MB

Welcome back to TheProFFet Fantasy Football Show! On today's episode Calvin Wright and JT Rhunke discuss their favorite trade targets heading into the second week of the NFL season Time Stamps: 0:00 - 4:00 : Intro 4:05 - 6:20 : James Cook 6:25 - 7:48 : Dalvin Cook 7:50 - 10:25 : DeAndre Hopkins/Treylon Burks 10:30 - 11:42 : Tyler Lockett 11:45 - 13:20 : Jahmyr Gibbs 13:25 - 14:50 : Brian Robinson 14:52 - 16:20 : Amari Cooper 16:30 - 17:20 : Rachad White/Javonte Williams 17:21 - 19...

CAM 'NOT AGAIN' AKERS -- Week 1 Fantasy Football Recap

September 11, 2023 17:10 - 37 minutes - 69.6 MB

Week 1 of the NFL season is essentially in the books, and we've got a lot to discuss. Cam Akers, Bijan and Allgier, The Bears...??? In this episode of TheProFFet Fantasy Football Show, Calvin Wright and JT Rhunke walk you through the most interesting situations after week 1, and how you should navigate your team. --- Support this podcast:

CHRIS OLAVE BREAKOUT -- Week 1 Starts & Sits

September 08, 2023 17:49 - 17 minutes - 15.6 MB

WEEK 1 OF THE NFL SEASON IS HERE! Jt Rhunke and Calvin Wright of TheProFFet Fantasy Football Show are here to give you their week 1 starts and sits! From Chris Olave to Marquise Brown, find out who is going to BOOM and who is going to BUST in this must-listen podcast episode. --- Support this podcast:


August 30, 2023 15:12 - 40 minutes - 74.7 MB

Fantasy Football Q&A! CalviN Wright and Jt Rhunke answer the most asked question from listeners and share their thoughts on how you can make the most of your draft. A big focus on this show is also the Jonathan Taylor trade, or lack thereof... --- Support this podcast:

DEAD WEEK -- Preseason Finale + Jonathan Taylor News

August 28, 2023 15:10 - 39 minutes - 36.1 MB

It's dead week! The final preseason games have taken place, we know most of the rosters, and now it's time for you to draft. On this episode, Calvin and JT cover the important takeaways from the last week of the preseason, the news regarding Jonathan Ryalor, Jerry Jedy, and Josh Jacobs, and some final notes before you get ready for week 1! --- Support this podcast:


August 21, 2023 03:05 - 45 minutes - 83.8 MB

WELCOME TO THE PROFFET APPROVED PODCAST! This is perhaps the most important and crucial 2022 fantasy football season podcast. In this episode, Calvin and JT review their official PROFFET APPROVED players for the upcoming NFL season. From Anthony Richardson to James Cook, this episode will give you the keys to the promised fantasy football land!  PROFFET APPROVED -- 2022 LIST  QB: Justin Herbert, Anthony Richardson, Geno Smith. RB: Bijan Robinson, Cam Akers, James Connor, Jahmyr Gibbs, Ja...

THE HOTTEST TAKES YET? -- Top 12 Quarterback Rankings for 2023 Fantasy Football

August 18, 2023 15:35 - 1 hour - 121 MB

Welcome back to TheProFFet Fantasy Football Show! On today's episode, Calvin Wright and JT Rhunke discuss their top 12 quarterback rankings for 2023. SPOILER ALERT, they are BOLD! Calvin has Mahomes out of the top 5, and JT ranked Aaron Rodgers WHERE? --- Support this podcast:

TOP 12 WIDE RECEIVERS -- 2023 WR Rankings #1-12

August 16, 2023 11:32 - 59 minutes - 54.9 MB

Welcome back to TheProFFet Fantasy Football Show! On today's episode, Calvin and JT discuss their top 12 wide receivers for the 2023 fantasy football season. While many wide receivers are established, some young upcoming stars make the list, and some older veterans appear lower than you may think. --- Support this podcast:

JAHMYR GIBBS SZN -- Top 12 Running Back Rankings + Preseason Overreaction

August 12, 2023 15:58 - 48 minutes - 44.7 MB

Welcome back to TheProFFet Fantasy Football Show! In today's episode, Calvin and JT bring you their top 12 running back rankings and some preseason overreactions! --- Support this podcast:

LOW RISK, HIGH REWARD -- 2023 Positional Sleepers

August 08, 2023 02:25 - 50 minutes - 91.7 MB

Welcome back to TheProFFet Podcast! Today JT and I are bringing you some of our favorite sleepers at each position! 2 quarterbacks, running backs, and wide receivers; the players on this list have tons of upside while maintaining low draft costs! We hope you enjoy the show! --- Support this podcast:

Training Camp Hype + Mock Draft Monday

August 01, 2023 02:01 - 58 minutes - 107 MB

Welcome back to TheProFFet Podcast. On today's episode, JT and I discuss the training camp hype trains already leaving the station, along with a live mock draft with team breakdowns! --- Support this podcast:

BOOM OR BUST! -- Sophomore Edition (WITH NEW CO-HOST)

July 29, 2023 00:15 - 55 minutes - 50.6 MB

Welcome back to TheProFFet Podcast, everybody! I'd like to introduce the new co-host, JT Rhunke, an absolute fantasy football menace and someone who will bring a new spark to the show! In this episode, we discuss the sophomore class and make our predictions on each player, either booming or, you guessed it, busting! --- Support this podcast:

TOP 12 RUNNING BACKS -- 2023 RB Rankings #1-12

July 10, 2023 20:09 - 29 minutes - 27.2 MB

Welcome Back!!! TheProFFet Podcast is back for a 5th season! To kick off the 5th season after a long hiatus, I present my top 12 running backs for the 2023 NFL season. On Wednesday, I'll share the next 12 running backs in my rankings and some darkhorse RB1 sleeper candidates. --- Support this podcast:

KADARIUS TONEY SZN -- Week 11 Starts & Sits

November 19, 2022 17:43 - 1 hour - 38.7 MB

Hey everyone, I'm back with the week 11 starts and sits podcast! In this podcast, I go over all the matchups this week and give my thought =s on every player.  --- Support this podcast:

Week 9 Recap -- Big Booms

November 08, 2022 03:50 - 48 minutes - 40 MB

Week 9 was really crazy, we had some massive performances, but also a lot of players disappeared. I'm here to recap week 9 and walk you through any decisions you need to make.  --- Support this podcast:


October 25, 2022 03:20 - 21 minutes - 29.6 MB

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October 10, 2022 16:12 - 47 minutes - 68.9 MB

ALL HAIL THE 0 RB STRATEGY!  --- Support this podcast:

Week 4 Starts & Sits -- THE LAST CHANCE

September 30, 2022 19:10 - 49 minutes - 79.4 MB

Hey everyone, I'm back with the week 4 starts and sits podcast! In this episode, I go over each matchup and give my thoughts on every fantasy-relevant option. I also go into detail about some players who I consider week 4 to be their last chance to prove themselves.  --- Support this podcast:

I WAS WRONG -- Week 3 Recap

September 26, 2022 16:44 - 35 minutes - 61.6 MB

Let's talk about week 3, yet another crazy week of fantasy football. I do finally admit I was wrong about Etienne, but I talk about the Jaguars in depth and how they may be a fantasy gold mine--buy in soon! I also do my best to praise Chris Olave without sounding like an arrogant, boastful, fool... I was right though! Anyways, here's the week 3 recap, hope you enjoy it.  --- Support this podcast:

THE PANICOMETER™ -- Week 3 Thoughts

September 21, 2022 19:18 - 14 minutes - 24.6 MB

Welcome back to TheProFFet Podcast! This episode took dozens of minutes of research, cost dozens of dollars, and utilized some of the greatest minds in the world. Here in my apartment bedroom, my team worked hard to create a multi-dimensional machine known as the Panicometer™, a machine to tell you how much you should panic. Instead of applying the Panicomoter™ to important issues such as the hole in the ozone layer or the record-high inflation, I used the Panicomoter™ to evaluate Najee Harr...

TYREEK THE FREAK -- Week 2 Recap

September 19, 2022 02:03 - 25 minutes - 41.7 MB

Tyreek Hill went BOOM! Honestly, the Miami Dolphins went BOOM as Tua had his first real breakout game. In this podcast, I discuss the ups and downs of week 2, the studs and the duds, and what players I am concerned about.  --- Support this podcast:


September 12, 2022 14:27 - 32 minutes - 50.9 MB

Week 1 of the NFL season is in the books and boy do we have a lot to talk about! Opening week was absolutely crazy! Tons of players had massive performances but a lot of notable players absolutely busted and ruined your matchup. In this podcast, I go over all the games from this past weekend and discuss each player's performance. I also discuss the unfortunate Travis Etienne situation--that's why you are here.  --- Support this podcast:

Week 1 Starts & Sits -- OLAVE TIME!

September 10, 2022 02:41 - 25 minutes - 38.3 MB

Welcome to the first starts and sits podcast of the 2022-23 NFL season! In this episode, I go over some of my favorite starts of the week, and some players I am tempering expectations for. Spoiler alert--I think Chris Olave will have a successful start to his career. I also give you my latest PrizePicks selections and thoughts on some of the most pressing fantasy football issues such as: "What the heck is going on with Micahel Thomas?" --- Support this podcast: https://podcasters.spotify....


September 07, 2022 11:48 - 20 minutes - 15.4 MB

NFL is back TOMORROW! I can't believe we made it. In this podcast, I list off several players I believe you should stash BEFORE week 1. Essentially, this is a prediction of Monday's week 1 waiver wire podcast. Some of the players are Zamir White, Tyler Allgier, and A.J. Green. But other players are *shocking* and require you to listen to me talk for 20 minutes.  --- Support this podcast:


August 28, 2022 02:19 - 11 minutes - 7.06 MB

Welcome back to TheProFFet Podcast! I've got a super short episode tonight. Just needed to talk through a few late-round players who possess tremendous upside. Justin Fields, Tyler Allgier, Zamir White, and several other players are essentially free in most leagues. However, given their situation and skillset, I believe these players could surprise fantasy managers and massively outperform their current ADPs. So quick, before you draft! Listen to this episode.  --- Support this podcast: h...


August 21, 2022 21:05 - 1 hour - 30.9 MB

WELCOME TO THEPROFFET APPROVED PODCAST! This is perhaps the most important and crucial podcast on the 2022 fantasy football season. In this episode, Calvin goes over his official PROFFET APPROVED players for the upcoming NFL season. From Russell Wilson to Chris Olave, this episode will provide you with the keys to the fantasy football promised land!  PROFFET APPROVED -- 2022 LIST  QB: Jalen Hurts, Russell Wilson, Trey Lance, Lamar Jackson. RB: Javonte Williams, Travis Etienne, Chase Edmo...

DAMEON PIERCE FAN CLUB -- Very Specific Predictions & Preseason Takeaways

August 16, 2022 15:01 - 16 minutes - 10.9 MB

Welcome to the Dameon Pierce fan club! In this podcast, I go over my takeaways from week 1 of the preseason, I make some very specific predictions, and I discuss my undying love for Dameon Pierce. I truly of Dameon Pierce, not in a corny way but in an unconditional, selfless way... I think Dameon Pierce could lead fantasy teams to playoff glory this year, and I invite you to come along on the Dameon Pierce roller coaster.  --- Support this podcast:

THE NAJEE HARRIS EPISODE -- Busts and Breakouts

August 03, 2022 01:58 - 24 minutes - 39.4 MB

This episode will go down in fantasy football history. I will either be praised for an incredible, brave anti-Najee Harris prediction. Or, I will be slandered for all eternity for advising thousands of people to stay away from an obvious RB1 stud. In this episode, I go over 5 BUSTS and 5 BREAKOUTS. Listen to find out which players to avoid, and which to draft.  --- Support this podcast:

I LOVE THE 10th ROUND -- 2022 Fantasy Football Sleepers (Part 2)

July 19, 2022 22:08 - 19 minutes - 31.8 MB

The 10th round is filled with gems this season, especially at the WR position. From players who can provide consistent baselines to potential top 12 league-winners, the late rounds are loaded this season. In this podcast, I go over 7 sleepers that I absolutely adore and think you need to draft! Don't let the late rounds scare you, scare your league-mates with your 10th-round hidden gems! --- Support this podcast:


July 10, 2022 21:25 - 19 minutes - 26.9 MB

Welcome back to TheProFFet Podcast! I'm super excited to get back to the fantasy grind and share some sleepers with you. These 5 players are worth drafting in EVERY league you play this year. Each player carries an insane amount of upside, a low ADP, and low risk. Thanks for listening, I'll be back soon with the rest of the sleepers.  --- Support this podcast:


June 05, 2022 00:19 - 9 minutes - 16 MB

The title sums it up. I want to beg you to draft these two players. They will win you your fantasy football leagues. They will lead your fantasy team to glory. Please, please, please, draft Travis Etienne and Chris Olave!  --- Support this podcast:

FLYING UNDER THE RADAR -- 2022 Fantasy Football Sleepers

May 15, 2022 04:51 - 28 minutes - 49.5 MB

Welcome back to the Fantasy Football Wire Podcast! In this episode, Calvin sits down with long-time friend and original co-host of TheProFFet Podcast, Aidan, to discuss some of their favorite sleepers. From Marcus Mariota and Jared Goff to Travis Etienne and Russell Gage, this podcast has it covered!  --- Support this podcast:

CHRIS OLAVE SZN -- 2022 NFL Draft Recap

May 06, 2022 03:44 - 31 minutes - 27.5 MB

Hey everyone, the new 2022 draft recap podcast is here! In this episode, I discuss the most relevant draft picks, and how you need to prepare for your 2022 fantasy football season. Spoiler alert--I really like Chris Olave! I appreciate all the support throughout this off-season and I'm super excited to bring you all the first "real" podcast for 2022!  --- Support this podcast:

THE END OF JAVONTE WILLIAMS? -- Fantasy Football Wire Podcast 4/27

April 27, 2022 04:04 - 11 minutes - 16.6 MB

Emergency podcast!!! Melvin Gordon JUST re-signed with the Denver Broncos--essentially ending Javonte Williams SZN... Right? Wrong! It'll take more than a 29-year-old Melvin Gordon to slow Williams down. I still view him as a top RB option in 2022 fantasy football drafts. In this episode, I explain my reasoning for this, and we discuss the fantasy fallout of Melvin Gordon's return to Denver.  --- Support this podcast:

Way Too Early Top 10 RB Rankings -- Fantasy Football Wire Podcast 4/14

April 14, 2022 20:11 - 2 hours - 15 MB

The Fantasy Football Wire Podcast is back with a brand new episode. In this episode, TheProFFet goes over his way too early top 10 running back rankings along with some bonus fantasy football insight. Will Javonte Williams be a top 5 running back? And why will Dalvin Cook finish outside the top 10? These questions are all answered on this episode of the Fantasy Football Wire Podcast!  --- Support this podcast:

NFL 2022 Draft -- Fantasy Football Wishlist

April 14, 2022 03:23 - 13 minutes - 22.7 MB

Welcome to the Fantasy Football Wire Podcast! In this episode, I go over some of my wishlist items for the 2022 NFL draft. Spoiler Alert! I don't want Javonte Williams SZN to end before it begins! This is the first live stream podcast I've done so I appreciate any feedback. --- Support this podcast:


March 24, 2022 14:19 - 12 minutes - 16.8 MB

Tua Tagovailoa is going to be a top 12 fantasy quarterback. That may not sound GLAMOROUS, but sometimes consistency is more valuable than the ceiling. In this episode, I discuss the fantasy football implications of the Tyreek Hill trade, and who the greatest winners and losers are.  --- Support this podcast:


March 23, 2022 00:29 - 14 minutes - 21.9 MB

In this episode, I cover the fantasy football implications of the most recent free agency signings. Adams, Watson, Wentz, Ryan, and more! Make sure you drop a review where you listen to help support the show!  --- Support this podcast:

FREE AGENCY MAYHEM -- 2022 F/A Fantasy Football Implications

March 14, 2022 19:24 - 18 minutes - 12.1 MB

Free agency is underway in the NFL! Russel Wilson has been traded, Brady is back, and Amari Cooper's career just died! In this episode, I discuss the fantasy football implications of all the major NFL free agency signings so far!  --- Support this podcast:


January 29, 2022 19:15 - 30 minutes - 42.2 MB

In this episode, I discuss 11 players that I am unnaturally high on as we head into the 2022 fantasy season. I also give my thoughts on the upcoming AFC and NFC championship games, my PrizePicks selections, and the importance of mental health. I want to give a shoutout to William for sending me "semi-colon," his blog where he writes about his struggle with mental health. It's something that needs to be discussed by EVERYONE, and I'm honored that he trusted me to discuss his story on this sho...

The Best Overtime Solution + Playoff Takeaways

January 24, 2022 23:09 - 14 minutes - 21 MB

In this episode of TheProFFet Podcast, I go over my biggest takeaway from this past week's INSANE playoff games. I also discuss what I think is the best way to fix overtime, and if overtime does indeed, need fixing.  --- Support this podcast:

Theo & Max + The Next Jalen Hurts + Playoff Predictions

January 21, 2022 18:37 - 27 minutes - 37 MB

This episode goes over the conflict between Theo (TheoAshNFL) and Max (fantasyfootballaz). I explain the situation and go over what the root issue is in this conflict--it's not them, their conflict is just a large-scale view of the community as a whole. I also go over my playoff predictions, and who I believe will be the next Jalen Hurts! --- Support this podcast:

Let's Talk Football w/ Hakeem Valles

January 09, 2022 05:12 - 52 minutes - 96.3 MB

To kick off season 4 of TheProFFet Podcast special guest Hakeem Valles joined the show to talk some football. Former NFL tight-end, current entrepreneur, business owner, and father, Hakeem Valles took the time to answer tons of listener-submitted questions about his own football career, and the NFL in general. Thank you all for listening, and thank you Mr. Valles for such an amazing interview! Saint Margaret Lane Coffee: --- Support this podcast: https://podcaster...

WE MADE IT! -- Week 17 Recap

January 04, 2022 16:18 - 28 minutes - 40.6 MB

We made it through another fantasy football season! This final week was absolutely crazy! We saw so many players explode. and so many must-start players bust. In this final podcast of season 3, I go over everything you need to know before we close things out.  --- Support this podcast:


January 01, 2022 23:50 - 22 minutes - 38 MB

Here it is, week 17 starts of the week. Congratulations on making it this far, and I hope this podcast can help you with any tough decisions you have to make.  --- Support this podcast:


December 27, 2021 20:50 - 28 minutes - 44.3 MB

In this episode, we go over week 16 of the fantasy season. In most leagues, this was the semi-finals. Week 16 was pretty crazy as we saw some massive games from Justin Jackson, Rex Burkhead, and Davante Adams. But we also had some disappointing games. In this episode, I go over my takeaways from this week, and I give a sneak peek into some things we'll be talking about during the off-season.  --- Support this podcast: