Scoring

The range of scoring rules across fantasy football leagues is vast. Your league’s scoring format could probably use an update. 

 

We’ve collected all of the different scoring formats here. From the most common formats like PPR to more untraditional formats like touchdown-only or dishing out bonuses for team captains. 

The Rules

Connect Four

We sat down with everyone we could find at MyCommishRules HQ (all two of us) to answer a very important question: Why are coordinated touchdown celebrations increasing in recent years? […]

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El Capitan

Morgan. Crunch. Planet. We all have a captain in our hearts. In the NFL, being captain means wearing a tiny little badge and calling heads or tails. Exhilarating. Now try to […]

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Hot Streaks

From DOWNTOWN! He’s on fire! Sometimes when you’re in the zone, you feel unstoppable. Think Ken Jennings on Jeopardy or Bobby Flay on The Iron Chef or Cersei on[…]

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Long Play Bonus

“He takes a shot downfield. Caught! 10…5…touchdown!”The deep hail mary or explosive sideline scamper are some of the most exciting plays in all of football. While these […]

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Subs

Just great! Your star running back gets injured on the opening drive of the game and puts up a big ole goose egg. Meanwhile, a mid-tier running back on […]

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Tiered PPR

Today, the Point-Per-Reception (PPR) scoring format is becoming pretty much ubiquitously used in fantasy football leagues. It’s a fun and easy way to add more points to your league. […]

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More in League Mechanics

The Most Charitable Draft

The charitable spirit has always been alive and well in Fantasy Football. Stories of recurring league donations are commonplace. Recently, Fantasy Football generosity has gained even more momentum with the […]

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Head-2-Head REMIX

Anyone who has played fantasy football has had the week where they score the second most points and lose to the top scorer in the league. UGH! And what do […]

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Pick Picks

Finding out your draft order can be like opening up a Christmas gift from your great-grandmother. You can never be too sure what you’ll get but it is likely you’ll […]

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Points To Playoffs

IT IS TIME TO TALK ABOUT PLAYOFFS. Most of the time the best teams get in and all is hunky dory in the world and nobody complains. WRONG! Somebody always […]

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