Ultimate Fantasy Football Commissioner Guide: Part 1 – The League

Fantasy football has exploded in popularity over the last 10 years.  The earliest version of the game can be traced back to 1962 and currently there at or around 33 million people that play fantasy football.  Yahoo, ESPN, CBS Sports, and NFL.com all have leagues that you can join for free and that adds to the ease of access of the game. So what does it take to be a great league commissioner?  What is a league commissioner? That is where I come in. Having played fantasy football since 2003, I have established a decade-plus of fantasy knowledge. I’m not Matthew Berry, but maybe one day.