A decade ago, a group of hardcore fantasy geeks decided they were fed up with the lack of features and overall gameplay of season-long fantasy leagues on the big conglomerate websites. They took matters into their own hands. After years of development, the first fantasy site built by fans, for fans, was ready for launch. Fantrax was born.
Doug Anderson is a 12-year veteran of the Fantasy Sports industry. His work has appeared on RotoExperts.com, Yahoo.com, SI.com, and NFL.com, as well as in the pages of USA Today’s Fantasy Baseball Weekly and various other magazines. Doug has participated in both LABR and Tout Wars, the two preeminent expert fantasy baseball leagues in existence. Doug was formerly a founding member and Executive Editor at RotoExperts and is now Managing Editor here at FantraxHQ. You can follow him on Twitter @RotoDaddy.
Lead Baseball Writer/Prospect Analyst/MLB Content Manager
Eric Cross is the lead MLB writer and prospect analyst for Fantrax HQ and has been with the site since March of 2017. In the past, he also was a featured writer for FantasyPros and is also a contributor to the best-selling Fantasy Baseball Black Book. He is also the co-host of the Five-Tool Fantasy Baseball Podcast. Eric was accepted into the FSWA (Fantasy Sports Writers Association) in March of 2018. He currently lives on the coast of Maine with his two children and can be found at various minor league ballparks around New England. Find Eric on Twitter @EricCross04 and ask away with all your baseball and prospect questions.
MLB & NFL Writer
Corbin Young’s passionate about fantasy baseball and football. He loves analyzing and learning about advanced metrics. Corbin joined the Fantrax HQ team in June 2020. He’s a Mariners and Seahawks fan living in the Pacific Northwest. Corbin also loves lifting weights and fantasy sports podcasts.
Chris Clegg joined the Fantrax team in June of 2020 as an MLB writer. He has been writing about Fantasy Baseball for two years and has contributed for SP Streamer, RotoFanatic, and Prospects WorldWide in the past. Chris has a passion to write and share his love of fantasy baseball with others. He is a life long Braves fan that lives in Greenville, SC with his wife and two dogs. He loves interacting with others in the fantasy baseball community on Twitter, and you can find him @rotoclegg.
NFL & MLB Writer
Mick Ciallela has been writing for FantraxHQ since July 2017. He has also written for Bleacher Report. He is a lifelong sports fan and has been an avid fantasy sports player for many years. Mick was the Overall Champion of both the 2016 Football Challenge – Roto and 2017 Play 3 Football contests hosted by CDM Sports. Mick was born and raised in Mount Vernon, New York and currently resides in New London, Connecticut.
MLB Writer & Podcaster
Jake Devereaux is a lifelong Red Sox fan that started writing about fantasy baseball back in 2013. Since then he’s written about fantasy baseball and the Red Sox for a number of sites including The Dynasty Guru, Baseball Prospectus, SB Nation, and now Fantrax. In addition to writing Jake is a member of three podcasts “The Five Tool Fantasy Baseball Podcast” at Fantrax, “The Red Seat” at SB Nation’s Red Sox affiliate Over The Monster, and “Dynasty’s Child” at The Dynasty Guru. He also hosted the Locked On Red Sox podcast during the 2019 season, one he’d like to forget. When he’s not writing, podcasting, or watching baseball, Jake can be found at the park walking his dog and enjoying the outdoors with his wife. You can find him on Twitter @devjake where he will happily answer any and all fantasy baseball or Red Sox questions.
Adam King is new to NBA writing for FantraxHQ. He also currently writes for Rotowire and has previously written for Locked on Fantasy Basketball and Locked on Timberwolves. He has played sports his entire life with fantasy basketball becoming a passion over the past six years. By day, Adam is the service coordinator at the Autism Centre in Canberra, Australia. Adam was born and raised in Queanbeyan, Australia and currently resides in Bungendore, Australia with his wife and two children.
MLB/NFL Writer/Podcast Host
Michael Florio is the winner of the 2018 FSWA Baseball Article of the Year and was a finalist for the 2017 Fantasy Football Writer of the Year. He has hosted video/radio shows, written for a number of print and web publications including the AP, NY Daily News and much more!
NCAAF Writer & CFF: On Campus Co-Host
With his Masters in history and professional experience as an educator, John Laub is uniquely qualified to research, analyze and discover new insights and trends in college and professional football. Laub has played fantasy football for thirty years and published articles for FootballDiehards.com for well over 20 years. He won $10,000 in 1993, defeating nearly 15,000 owners, and published Audibles: Winning is Everything in the 1990s. He is co-host of the DFSDudes and CFF: On Campus PodCasts. He truly is The Gridiron Scholar.
A member of the Fantasy Sports Writers Association and Pro Football Writers of America who resides in Columbus, Ohio, Gary has been featured on a number of fantasy websites and in nationally circulated publications. These publications include the USA Today Fantasy Football Preview and the magazines distributed by Fantasy Sports Publications Inc., for whom Gary is a both a contributing author and associate editor. Gary is an eight-time FSWA Award finalist and two-time winner who has been a finalist for that organization’s Fantasy Football Writer of the Year award each of the last three years. He won the honor in 2017. Gary also appears regularly on Sirius XM Radio (including live from Radio Row at Super Bowl XLIX) and over-the-air stations across the country. He knows football. Or so he’s heard.
EPL Content Leads
The Fantasy Football Chaps specialize in EPL Fantasy Soccer. They have been playing the draft format of the game for many years, and are our resident soccer experts! The English duo are obsessed with everything English Premier League, after falling in love with soccer as children growing up in the 90s. Icons such as Shearer, Beckham, Zola, and Bergkamp introduced them to the game… current stars such as Kane, Aguero, Salah, and Vaz Te are keeping the obsession going! The Chaps joined Fantrax HQ in June 2019, taking over as EPL Content Leads. The Norwich City fans will bring weekly articles analysing several aspects of Fantasy EPL! Find The Chaps on Twitter @TheFFChaps for all the latest.
NFL, NBA, and MLB Writer
Joel Bartilotta is a fantasy addict who gets paid to write about his addiction. He writes for FantasyPros, RotoWire, Razzball and now Fantrax. Joel is a basketball lifer but he also covers MLB and NFL. In his free time, Joel loves to play basketballs and watch good films (Not Marvel Movies).
NHL Writer & Podcaster
Jesse Severe has been playing fantasy sports since 1988. While he produces fantasy hockey content for Fantrax, he plays Baseball, Basketball, Football, and College Football as well. He probably needs to cut back on leagues.
Meng is a staff writer for fantasy football at Fantrax, the editor-in-chief at DynastyTradeCalculator.com, and co-host of the Fantasy Football Addicts podcast. Whether it’s redraft, dynasty, or DFS, there’s always an edge to be had. It’s a fantasy world, and we’re all just addicts in it.
Jason has been a fantasy basketball fanatic for over 16 years. With a background in Commerce and Accounting, Jason applies real life statistical analysis to drive fantasy hoops success. In real life, Jason still plays basketball competively, but enjoys, and is better at watching! Jason has a penchant for Roto leagues, having competed in the same Roto league with the same group of friends for 14 years. Jason joined Fantrax as a contributer in 2019.
Ibrahim has been a lifelong soccer player and avid Manchester United fan. Still in his 20s, he is a young active member of the fantasy community who gives plenty of advice. Ibrahim has won multiple Fantrax leagues in recent years, and his joined their writing team for the 2019 season.
Brendan Woodward is a dedicated fantasy basketball enthusiast who has been an avid NBA fan for 16 years and a player of the great game since 1990. A Commercial Manager at an analytics firm by day, Brendan has been writing for Fantrax by night since July 2019. Having travelled through more than 50 countries, Brendan loves reading sci-fi and playing tennis in his spare time.