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Cameron Spencer

Fantasy Football Fandom Sweeps Boys’ Latin Upper School

Walking through the hallways at Boys’ Latin, it is hard to miss the debates about fantasy football each week. According to nfl.com,  fantasy football first started in the United States in 1962 when the Oakland Raiders part owner Wilfred “Bill the Gill” Winkenbach developed a system of organization and a rulebook for an eight man fantasy football league. Since then, fantasy football spread across the country. Fantasy football drafts have changed the way people watch the sport, and it has sparked weekly conversations among fans.