2020 fantasy football draft rankings: The running back tiers August 14th, 2020, SIS Featured What are positional tiers? Tiers are groups of players with a similar expected fantasy point performance for the season. It’s positive to draft any of the players in that tier because they are all of comparable value. Players not in that tier would represent a notable drop off in fantasy points. Tiering stops you from becoming so concentrated on taking a certain position with each round of the draft. It helps you find value and avoid selecting lower players in certain positions in lieu of vastly superior players at other positions. Click here to read the rest of the article on theathletic.com.