ESPN Fantasy Football Podcast, comprised of Matthew Berry, Field Yates, Stephanie Bell, and Daniel Dopp, put on a Woman's League and Woman's League 2.0, fantasy football leagues for the 2015 NFL season. With the growing number of women who play fantasy football, it made perfect sense to start a Woman's League to add to the mediocre advice and nonsense provided by Matthew and Field. There was large amount of emails received from women who wanted to be in the in league (2 of which were my own), and second league was created.
Why did I want to play in the league?
I don't personally know many ladies who play fantasy sports so to be a part of an (almost) all-women league would be a fun experience. Since I actually listen to each and every podcast, having a team in the league would add extra fun to the football season. Before getting the invite to join the Woman's League 2.0, I thought that the experience would really help me learn and understand fantasy football on a different level, and I was right!
This is a 16-team league and I had the 11th pick. Here's my thinking through some of the picks: