During the off-season, fantasy football fans are busy working on their lists, reading training season reports, and doing mock drafts. And while they will do their best to draft the optimal team from their draft spot, how big of a fantasy points pool are they going after? And how has that changed over the years?
We decided to take a look at how many total fantasy points are generated on a per season basis over the last 15 seasons:
As you can see from the above, the total pool of fantasy points has increased over the years due in part to a more pass heavy game, which produces more overall offense and a quicker pace of play that both lead to more points.