While we try to freshen up the fantasy football lessons each year, there are some points which need to be hammered home each and every season. Earlier, in the Strategy Sessions section of the Draft Guide, we expressed just how important it is for you to Learn Every Team’s System. Well, that lesson continues here as identifying all the offseason coaching movement is a major part of that. If there is a new head coach, you are going to have to identify what that coach’s preferred scheme might be and how it will affect the personnel, both incumbents and new arrivals.

Every coach has their preferred base-offense, but as the years pass and the game of football evolves, each coach tends to put their own spin on things in the hopes of out-smarting their opponents. Knowledge of coaching trees is helpful as each coach’s history usually leads you to their base, but they must still be studied individually to reach a full understanding of what to expect on the field.

This year we have...