14 episodes

CHOP is the original guillotine league podcast, hosted by Paul Charchian, the fantasy football HOFer who popularized guillotine leagues. It provides advice for drafting, waiver wire, roster composition, and analyzes the big NFL stories from a guillotine perspective.

CHOP: The Guillotine League Podcast Paul Charchian

    • Fantasy Sports
    • 5.0 • 64 Ratings

CHOP is the original guillotine league podcast, hosted by Paul Charchian, the fantasy football HOFer who popularized guillotine leagues. It provides advice for drafting, waiver wire, roster composition, and analyzes the big NFL stories from a guillotine perspective.

    Whoa! THOSE GUYS are free agents?!

    Whoa! THOSE GUYS are free agents?!

    Admit it, you were rooting for that awesome team to get chopped....and it happened! For many guillotine leagues, this is the first week where really good teams got cut.  Charch and Brian Johnson will steer you to the right bidding strategies for those brand-name players on the waiver wire.

    • 26 min
    Chasing Chase

    Chasing Chase

    This week's waiver wire is filled with big name players and emerging stars like Chase Claypool. How aggressively should you be bidding at this stage of the season and specifically on Claypool?  Plus Charch provides bidding strategies for the 10 players most likely to hit free agency in your guillotine league.

    • 23 min
    Loosen the purse strings

    Loosen the purse strings

    For the first time, we're starting to advocate a strategy of loosening your purse strings...for some of you.  Find out if you're a candidate for some heavier bidding.  Also, learn about the one position that you shouldn't be bidding upon.  

    • 31 min
    "Oh great, just what we needed, COVID"

    "Oh great, just what we needed, COVID"

    The waiver wire is already a challenging display of strategy for guillotine league players. Add in the threat of cancelled games, and it becomes even more difficult. Charch and Brian help guide you to the right answers in this tricky week of bidding.

    • 30 min
    Week 2: The Catastrophic Injury Episode

    Week 2: The Catastrophic Injury Episode

    A dozen notable fantasy players went down with injuries last week, making this an incredibly important week on the waiver wire. Paul Charchian and Brian Johnson offer advice for every league, including specific dollar amount recommendations for key free agents. 

    • 30 min
    Your First Guillotine League Waiver Wire!

    Your First Guillotine League Waiver Wire!

    It's your first week of bidding on free agents in a guillotine league... and OMG awesome players are available!  This never happens in a regular fantasy league! Do you push in all your chips or save ammo for later in the year?  Get advice from guillotine veterans Paul Charchian and Brian Johnson for making the right calls with your waiver wire bidding.

    • 31 min

Customer Reviews

5.0 out of 5
64 Ratings

64 Ratings

Dave$O ,

First time guillotine league

This year is my first guillotine league & also first time with FAAB. This podcast is a big help especially with how much to bid.

josethethird ,

Awesome stuff!

If you don’t listen to these guys and follow their advice, you’re doing it wrong.

Robert Henry Holtz ,

Love that Czabe has introduced me to The Charch

Love that Czabe has introduced me to The Charch

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