Steve interviews Aaron Schatz(00:05:41) from Football Outsiders. Aaron joins us to talk about the 2019 Football Outsiders Almanac and the one-million simulations of the 2019 NFL season. Aaron explains why the New Orleans Saints are the favorite to win the Super Bowl, why he thinks Josh Allen is trash, and why he thinks the New York Giants should have waited on a quarterback at the draft. Aaron also talks about the rise of analytics in the NFL, the importance of fantasy football to Football Outsiders, and explains why he is excited to chart the 1985 NFL season.
Also, Michael Fabiano (00:47:40) the head fantasy analyst from NFL Network joins us. Fabs talks about the evolution of fantasy football, explains why he thinks NFL.com is the best place to have your league, and forecasts what fantasy football will be like in five years. Fabiano also talks about the players he is aggressively drafting and the players he is staying away from in this year's draft.
Steve starts the show by dedicating it to the memory of Don Banks. The book club talks about two books that still need to be dealt with. The show ends with one last thing about Steve's latest surgery.
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