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  1. ADD A PLAYER

    When adding a player and dropping them shortly after, meaning the same day, should still be available to the remaining teams to select, and preventing that team from adding that plater for a week. A player should be on your roster for three days before being added to the waiver wire. It will lead to making smarter decisions

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  2. Place FA/Waiver pickups that replace Starters as a Starter not a Bench player

    Please change how your website works when you pick a player off waivers to replace an existing STARTING player. As of now the waiver pick up is added as a Bench player and the Starting stop is listed as Open. I screwed up this last week by replacing my Starting Kicker with a FA just minutes before kickoff. I presumed that was set. I checked my roster literally 5 seconds after game start to realize my new Kicker was stuck as a bench player and I had no Kicker for the week. I had to still make another switch to…

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  3. Add an alert setting when a player is dropped to the wire.

    Managers should be able to set alerts for players that get dropped to the waiver wire as well as traded. This could even be limited, but it will expose collusion as well as get managers more active in the wire (using the app more often)

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  4. Please allow waivers by lottery

    I think it would be great if you waiver claims could be resolved by lottery instead of position/ranking.

    This would allow everyone to place waiver claims with no cost.

    This would eliminate any need for people to wake up early the next morning to grab free agents who weren't important enough to waste waiver position, since there was no cost to begin with.

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  5. Please make adding players for a Monday night game reflect in the current week, not next week.

    I have a no waivers league. I want to add a player for tonight's MNF game, but when I try to add a player it is reflected on next week's schedule. I'm not trying to exchange a player that already played this week. I'm trying to exchange a player that was on my bench all week.
    What if I have a questionable player going into Monday's game? What if I would like to trade him out on Monday before the game starts? Why do I need to exchange him on Sunday, before I know whether he's playing or not?
    The…

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  6. Reduced Waiver Period for TNF players

    The rigid two-day waiver period for dropped players is annoying on the best days and a HUGE leak when it comes to TNF players.

    Players dropped on Waiver Wire Wednesday should be addable if they are playing Thursday Night Football. Instead they are stuck on the waiver wire until Saturday which really means they can't be added until the following week.

    Not sure if the best solution is reducing the Waiver window across the board or segregating TNF players, but this is a pretty silly restriction.

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  7. Drag and Drop Waiver Priority

    The current use of drop down lists to order the waiver priority is cumbersome. A drag and drop interface would be much easier and faster.

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  8. Modify Existing Waiver Claims

    I suggest adding the ability to completely modify existing waiver claims. I often want to change the players involved in a waiver claim that I've already made. That functionality is not currently present so the only option is to cancel the waiver claim and resubmit a new one. It can be a pain point because one may have to re-enter FAAB bids and rearrange the waiver priority.

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  9. Allow locking bench players after their game begins until waivers begin on Tuesday.

    Bench players whose teams have played may still be dropped, allowing the team to sign player on teams whose games have not begun. At a minimum, there should be an option to disallow dropping such players, and require them to remain on the roster until waivers begin. While my league likes the Yahoo platform, other platforms allow this option, and we hope that Yahoo could allow such a restriction rather than needing to switch platforms.

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  10. Please add option to Lock all players (for that week) once their game has started! Common sense option on other platforms

    I like having the Waivers run once a day (almost everyday) so there's never a time a team can simply Add a player based off of breaking news... they have to put a Waiver claim in. However, with this "Continuous" Waiver option in Yahoo, it doesn't Lock the Thursday night guys once they've played. When our Waivers process on Saturday, the Thursday night guys are available to put a bid in! That makes no sense!

    So PLEASE Yahoo, simply add an option to Lock Players at Gametime (regardless of the Waivers setting). It's a simple option that other main platforms…

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  11. Improved free agency process

    Currently the waiver wire process requires a choice, we can either run the FAAB process every night and not allow pickups on Sundays before the games, or we can run FAAB once a week but have pickups in a free-for-all format throuhgout the entire week.

    My league (and assume most others) would like an option to run FAAB every night and have add/drops on Sunday morning in case of injury announcements. CBS and many other websites have already implemented this. Yahoo has the best overall interface out there but my league may have to switch if the waiver rules remain…

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  12. Fairness of Continual Rolling List waiver priority

    I don’t understand the logic/fairness of the Continual Rolling List waiver priority that is used in the Yahoo Pro Leagues (assuming I understand how it works). Whether teams are requesting the same players or different players from waivers, it appears that the team with the worse waiver priority will get the later time stamp in each round of claims? So if every team took one player off of waivers each Wednesday, or two etc., the waiver priority would never change. The only way I can improve my priority is if I take fewer players than someone else. That doesn’t seem…

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  13. Conditional Waivers

    When prioritizing waivers, there should be an option to make certain waivers conditional based on higher priority waivers being successfully claimed. This would help when you don't want to lose your league waiver position for the lower priority claims, but would like to process multiple waiver claims if you already used your position on the #1 priority waiver claim.

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  16. Please take away the team designations for players no longer on a team. Kaepernick is not a 49er. He should remain a F

    Players who are not currently on a roster should not have team names next to their names and more importantly should not be placed on waivers when their former team plays. They should remain a FA until either a fantasy team picks them up or a REAL team. Please fix this.

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  17. Waiver issue with continuous waivers

    We have daily continuous waivers so first to phone doesn't get the player mid week when news hits. Been doing it for two years now. Two questions about this:


    • every Sunday I have to open waivers for last minute drops. Can this be automized.


    • Can we combine daily waivers with gametime to Tuesday? The idea here is Thursday guys don't come off waivers until Tuesday, not Friday. Everyone has lots of time to put claims in.


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  18. Allow Commissioner to change between weekly & FAAB waivers

    Short version: Allow the commissioner to change between weekly & FAAB waiver formats.

    Currently, Commissioners can change the weekly waiver options between continuous rolling waivers, reverse order of standings, and a reverse order of standings weekly rolling list that resets after each week. In order to change to a FAAB waiver format, the commissioner has to contact Yahoo support.

    Then the commissioner can change between the different tie-break methods for FAAB. If the league wants to go back to weekly waivers, they have to contact Yahoo again.

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    Hey Michael, thanks for your feedback. This is something our engineering team will investigate further. Good luck this season!

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  19. Players like Colin Kaepernick is should NOT be listed as a 49er.

    When the 49ers play (because he is apparently on their team unbeknownst to the 49ers) he is placed on Waivees which is INCORRECT. He should still be available to pickup as a Free Agent. This is a billion dollar business. Why are these obvious things being fixed prior to the season? It's mind boggling how many years it takes yahoo to make things right. It took 3 years of me and probably many others to hound them about excluding UNAVAILABLE players on Transaction Trends. And don't get me started on why Yahoo thinks ANYONE cares how many times a player…

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  20. Allow Commissioner to Edit Transaction Details

    We have a minimum cost to pick-up players, but I can't go in and adjust what FAAB amount was spent after the transactions occur if they weren't actually bidding against anyone for that player. It's going to be a math nightmare to go back through each and every transaction at the end of the season to figure out how much each owner actually spent. Please, for the love of us math-hating commissioners, fix this!

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