SmartFantasy News

SmartCheatsheet 2016: New Features and Bug Fixes

By Lee Thostenson on August 25th, 2016

Hi all! Hopefully your cheatsheet building is going well and all of your drafts are falling your way. We’re doing our best to make sure that happens. As you can imagine, the last few weeks have been hectic. We’ve been spending most of our time fixing minor bugs and helping users use their SmartCheatsheet effectively, but… Read More

SmartCheatsheet is live for the 2016 season!

By Josh Ellingson on August 15th, 2016

Get Started! We have finished updating and polishing up the SmartCheatsheet tool for the 2016 season and it is now ready for use! For those who missed it last year, the tool is a custom cheatsheet creator that is fully tailored to your league. The data in the sheet is pulled in from various expert… Read More

Draft Order Randomizer & Lottery Tool

By Lee Thostenson on July 1st, 2016

Click here to use the tool. We created a simple tool to determine your league’s draft order. You can either completely randomize it, or you can set up a weighted lottery. For a lottery, give each team in the lottery a percentage of winning the first pick, and then hit Go. It works just like… Read More

New Feature: NFL Mock Draft Challenge

By Lee Thostenson on April 27th, 2016

Try the Mock Draft Challenge! Last year, a couple friends and I got together to put $10 on who could have the most accurate mock draft.  We submitted our drafts via Google Sheets, and then tallied the totals ourselves. This year, we planned on doing it again, but instead of manually tallying our scores, I… Read More

SmartCheatsheet Tutorial/Walkthrough Video

By Lee Thostenson on August 31st, 2015

Lee ThostensonMore Posts Follow Me: Related posts: Introducing SmartFantasy and SmartCheatSheet 2015 New SmartCheatsheet Features: Multiple FLEX Options and PRV

New SmartCheatsheet Features: Multiple FLEX Options and PRV

By Lee Thostenson on August 30th, 2015

Some new features went into the tool over the past week: Multiple FLEX Options: You now have the ability to add flexes of different positions to your league. For example you might have a RB/WR/TE flex and then three WR/TE flexes. PRV (Positional Rank Value): PRV is now available as a column. It is currently… Read More

New SmartCheatsheet Features: Boris Chen Tiers, Edit/Delete League, and Strength of Schedule

By Lee Thostenson on August 24th, 2015

In addition to speeding it up, we’ve added some new features to SmartFantasy/SmartCheatsheet over the last few days: Boris Chen’s tiers as available columns. To view the tiers, select “Edit Columns”, select “Tiers” from the drop down, and click both columns. Thanks to Boris for the data! Edit/Delete league: Click the Edit League button at… Read More

SmartCheatsheet Round Two: Faster and More Reliable

By Lee Thostenson on August 19th, 2015

We got hammered hard with traffic on our initial launch last Thursday. Everything worked really well with our 30 or so beta testers, but once we had thousands of you making your custom cheatsheets, the simple truth is that you outraced our infrastructure’s ability to process it all at once. Lots of complicated processing and… Read More

Introducing SmartFantasy and SmartCheatSheet 2015

By Lee Thostenson on July 25th, 2015

Last year, for the tenth year in a row, I was typing my fantasy football rankings and metrics into Excel, and I decided there had to be a better way to do this.