Our Team

The winner of the FSWA 2011 Newcomer of the Year Award, Dr. Roto first participated in fantasy leagues back in 1990 and was the subject of a UPN newscast for guiding numerous fantasy sports participants to league titles. Since then, Doc has worked as a Senior Fantasy Sports Analyst for RotoExperts, Scout Fantasy, and most recently, Sports Illustrated. Considered one of the top high-stakes fantasy football players in the industry, Dr. Roto has won numerous high-stakes championships, including multiple top-ten overall finishes in two of the largest national contests. He can be heard as a host on SiriusXM Fantasy Sports Radio and other major media outlets. When he is not giving out the best fantasy advice, Doc can be found driving his son to tennis tournaments across Florida, driving golf balls with his daughter at the local driving range, and driving Mrs. Roto crazy around the house.

Jayson Braddock was born in Florence, South Carolina, before moving to Houston, Texas in 1998 at the age of 19. After his fourth child was born in 2008, Braddock decided to pursue working full-time in the sports media industry. He spent the last decade hosting radio shows with SportsTalk 790 and ESPN 97.5 in Houston along with SiriusXM Fantasy. In 2011, while at RotoExperts with Dr. Roto, the duo put on their first-ever podcast called "Fantasy to Reality". A decade later, Braddock joins Dr.Roto.com as their Senior NFL Draft and NBA Draft Analyst.

Chris Emrick has been following E-Sports since the late 90s and playing DFS since 2015. With the rise of LoL (League of Legends) on DraftKings during the pandemic, two of his passions merged together. From there he was able to win over 50 GPPs of varied sizes across several sports in 2020 and hopes to double that figure in 2021.

Lou Landers went to college for sports business and management and upon leaving school in his early 20’s, he landed an internship in Maui, Hawaii. Lou spent six months working in many facets with the professional baseball team, Na Koa Ikaika Maui. Upon the completion of that internship, Lou began to write sports articles and eventually moved into radio hosting as well. He has now been in the industry for a decade, working for multiple websites, hosting over 1,000 podcasts and can be heard weekly on SiriusXM and the Armed Forces Network. Lou is the Director of MLB Content at Dr.Roto.com.

Sam Holt grew up in the Ventura County area of Southern California. A lifelong sports fan, Sam started playing fantasy football in college and loved it so much that she started writing and podcasting for multiple fantasy sites. Her favorite teams are the Steelers and Lakers. When Sam isn’t dialed in on fantasy sports, she’s a graphic designer, artist and avid fitness enthusiast.

Billy J. Voltaire is a board-certified rehab specialist with six years of experience in the National Football League. Dr. Voltaire is one of few practitioners in all three major sports who has worked as both a performance coach and physical therapist. He currently works in Houston, Texas as a private physical therapist and performance coach.

Outside of selling craft beer, Jon has lived and breathed fantasy sports for the past 21 years. His passion for helping people has made its way into creating a website that helps produce live streaming podcasts. He is excited to lead audio and video production for DrRoto.com.

Mark Larson started playing fantasy football in 1989, compiling stats from newspaper box scores and entering them into a Commodore 64. He co-founded the Draught 4 Upside podcast in 2018 which has since grown into the iLogic Media Network. His other passions are the Detroit Red Wings, Detroit Lions and brewing beer on his farm in rural Michigan.

Al White was born and raised in Mishawaka, Indiana. He is a PGA and NCAA Football analyst at DrRoto.com. You will find his previous work at FullTime Fantasy and Sports Illustrated. He runs his own personal training business and coaches high school wrestling. Growing up as a die-hard sports fan, he carefully chose to cheer for the Bears, Cubs, Bruins, Manchester United, and Tennessee Volunteers. In his free time, he goes on hikes with his three dogs and his wife, Aja. When he breaks away from the family, he enjoys golfing, disc golfing and gaming.

Born and raised in the Washington DC Metropolitan Area, Willie is a retired Lieutenant Colonel in the U.S. Army. Recently he received his Masters degree in Information Systems and currently works in the government. Willie started playing DFS in 2015 and has won over $700,000 dollars, including over five first-place finishes. His biggest win was a first-place finish over 450,000 entrants, netting him $150,000. Willie is also a one-time DraftKings finalist where he finished in eighth place, winning $50,000. Willie's goal is to make his team and subscribers profitable and successful.

Adam White hails from Ann Arbor, Michigan. Since a young age he has been fascinated with athletic competition at the highest level. When he’s not teaching golf, he enjoys playing the game competitively and watching and attending sporting events. He started playing NFL and PGA DFS and was immediately hooked. His knowledge of golfers on the PGA Tour help him identify under-the-radar plays. His aim is to help you laugh, have fun, and make some money along the way while enjoying the four-day sweat that is PGA DFS.

Derek Tate was born and raised in the Tampa Bay area. He is the Sports Director and Play-by-Play Announcer for NewsNet and a fantasy football contributor for DrRoto.com. He is a huge fan of the Tampa Bay Buccaneers. When he isn't working, he enjoys spending time with his fiancée, Kelly, and his daughter, Kennedy.

Odell Blocker was born and raised in Baltimore, Maryland. He is the self-proclaimed Phil Jackson (Mr. Miyagi) of DFS. Odell's claim to fame is that he has cultivated more GPP winners than anyone who has never won a big tournament. Odell loves football, basketball and the American way of life.

Eric Romoff is a native Texan and father of two who has been playing and analyzing fantasy sports for over 20 years. Eric is also the co-founder of Pros with Joes, a charity fantasy football league that pairs every-day fantasy players with the analysts they trust. Through this endeavor he has raised thousands of dollars for a variety of charities.

A lifelong New England sports fan, Mark's fondest childhood memory is running to a friend’s house to hand compile statistics and figure out fantasy transactions with the help of the once-a-week USA Today MLB statistic special. Mark went on to pursue his love of the weather and became a meteorologist. He will serve as DrRoto.com's DFS weather expert.

The most electrifying caller in fantasy sports history is ready to bring the prescription for all your fantasy teams. Rob has been a huge wrestling, NFL, MLB, NBA, and NHL fan his entire life. He has played seasonal fantasy football since 1994 and DFS for over a decade. His style has always been old school, using a pen-and-pad approach while looking for that ultra-contrarian GPP play. That is how Rob "brings the pain" to the competition.

Born and raised in Minnesota, Tom is a diehard hockey fan. Although he didn't play organized hockey in his youth, Tom has immersed himself in all things hockey and has been playing fantasy sports since its inception. Tom is a proud father of four and when not traveling around to their activities, he is watching sports and collecting sports memorabilia. He is excited to guide DrRoto.com's subscribers to NHL DFS victories by giving out his nightly "Kick Picks."

Alan Salem is a board-certified physician who loves all sports, especially fantasy baseball. Alan serves as DrRoto.com's Injury Expert. During his free time, he enjoys traveling with his wife and three kids, and rooting for the Ohio State Buckeyes.

Lucas Biery is an Indiana University graduate who cheers for the Hoosiers, Pacers, Colts, and the Chicago Cubs. When not spending time with his wife Tabitha or pug Winston, he can be found hiking or outdoors. Additionally, he hosts the LouCas Baseball Podcast with co-host Lou Landers and writes about fantasy baseball on Fantasy Sports Degens. Lucas specializes in Dynasty baseball leagues but plays MLB and NFL single-entry GPP DFS contests as well as cash games.

*2021 DrRoto.com Staff Fantasy Football League Winner!!* A lifelong Massachusetts resident, Cam was a real Bostonian until 15 years ago, before moving to the New England Patriots' hometown of Foxboro. He's been an avid sports fan his entire life, and as a child would often write sports-themed letters to the editor, rebutting Peter Gammons' columns in The Boston Globe. While Bucky Dent broke his heart in 1978 Larry Bird, Curt Schilling, Zdeno Chara, Kevin Garnett, David Ortiz, and of course, Tom Brady have since mended it. Cam has been playing fantasy sports since the 1980s and is a true student of all sports. Cam has written for various websites including RotoExperts and Sportsgrid, and is excited about this new endeavor at DrRoto.com.

Jack was born and raised in New Jersey and currently attends Michigan State University. He is a huge fan of the Spartans as well as the New York Jets, New York Rangers and Atlanta Braves. He plays fantasy football and baseball, both in redraft and dynasty formats. When he is not watching or playing fantasy sports, he can most likely be found spending time with family or friends, on the golf course, fishing or playing video games.

Chris Kennedy grew up on the small island of Martha’s Vineyard, MA. He started playing fantasy sports in the mid-90s, when your only source for statistics was the local newspaper. While he had always dreamed of working in the fantasy sports industry, it wasn’t until the fall of 2018 that he finally got his first crack at it; working for Jayson Braddock at Houston Preeminence. Over the last four years, he has worked with various fantasy sports companies, most recently The Fantasy Headliners. With Dr. Roto, he will focus on NFL DFS and player props, while also providing weekly rankings through FantasyPros. When he’s not writing articles or recording videos, he’s spending time with his dog, Brady, and also working as the General Manager of the Royal and Ancient Chappaquiddick Links.

Bryan Armetta is a New York City native and lover of Tri-State area sports. Over the past six years, he’s written articles and appeared on podcasts covering the NFL, NBA and MLB, as well as NCAA basketball and football. As a dedicated player of all things fantasy sports, he’s always willing to give advice on who to start or sit, despite losinghis fantasy football championship game two years in a row. A devoted Yankees, Giants and Knicks fan, Bryan has seen his fair share of the good, the bad and the ugly of professional sports.

Having grown up in a Massachusetts suburb, Nick Ribaudo is a lifelong Boston sports fan currently attending Penn State University. He commissions two fantasy football leagues of his own, and participates in half a dozen unique leagues every year. Nick has been passionate about picking NFL contests against the spread since the 8th grade, joining a football pool a family friend curates. Before that, Nick gained a reputation in his local football group for being the one who picked the Giants in 2007. Even with 150 other pick junkies in the pool annually, Nick has finished first three out of the past eight seasons, and finished outside of the top five only once. Though he is a huge fan of the Bruins at heart, Nick will side with the Jacksonville Jaguars over the Patriots when it comes down to it. Outside of making his picks and grabbing fantasy sleepers, Nick enjoys playing survival video games, heated debates and hitting the gym.

Hailing from New York City, Gabe is a diehard Mets, Rangers, Giants and Knicks fan. When he’s not thinking about how pathetic his sports teams are, Gabe is busy studying Data Science at the University of Michigan. Gabe has also hosted his own sports trivia league, and hopes to be a contestant on Jeopardy! one day.

Brandon is a Denver native and has lived in Colorado all his life. He lives for sports and is a die-hard Broncos, Rockies, Nuggets and Avalanche fan. Brandon is a longtime fantasy football player and has experience with standard and dynasty leagues. When he is not watching sports, you can find him enjoying all forms of the outdoors, playing golf terribly and spending time with his family.

Liam is a Pittsburgh native studying Sports Media at West Virginia University. Apart from supporting Pittsburgh sports, Liam enjoys tracking several fantasy football leagues as well as the occasional fantasy soccer or hockey league.

Bryce hails from Indianapolis, Indiana where he was born and raised. He recently graduated from IUPUI with a Journalism degree with a sports concentration. Playing and following sports has always been a passion of his since he was young, including winning his first fantasy football championship while in the fourth grade. His fandom is rooted at home with the Colts and Pacers, but it branches out to the Red Sox and his beloved Ohio State Buckeyes. When Bryce isn't writing, you can find him podcasting with his friends Caleb and Zach, and spending time with his wife Abby.

Jay's childhood obsession with statistics on the back of sports cards has blossomed into a 20-year love affair with fantasy sports. When he's not cheering for the Houston Astros, the Texas Longhorns, Austin FC or Arsenal, Jay enjoys hanging out with his wife, Daniela, and son, Finley, while finding time to figure out his next keeper league transactions for baseball, football and basketball. Jay also co-hosts an Austin-centric sports show with his friend, Kerry, and enjoys shooting hoops and playing soccer.

Trevor was born and raised in Northwest Wisconsin and is a Minnesota Vikings fan. He has cashed over $75,000 in DFS, with his biggest win coming from taking down a $20,000 early slate NFL contest. He also won a $15,000 MLB DFS tournament this season (5/5/2022) and has many first place NBA tournament wins. Outside of fantasy sports Trevor likes to spend his time fishing the beautiful lakes of Northwest WI.

Jonathan was born and raised in New Jersey and graduated from the University of Michigan in Ann Arbor. He started playing fantasy football and fantasy baseball in 1992. He has served as commissioner of two fantasy sports leagues for over 25 years, and continues to do so. Jonathan and Dr. Roto used to be co-owners together in a fantasy baseball league for many years back in the late 90's early 2000's. As a lifelong, die-hard Mets and Jets fan, Jonathan cherishes when his teams actually win, something his fantasy teams do far more often than his professional teams. He currently resides in Eden Prairie, Minnesota, where during winters he freezes his ass off with his three children.

Mike was born and raised in Austin, Texas where he is a huge Texas Longhorns fan. He is a father of two who plays every DFS sport but specializes in College Basketball. When he's not grinding out lineups, Mike likes to spend time with his family, hanging out with friends and following all content of the Marvel Cinematic Universe.

A native Austinite, Kerry has been obsessed with sports ever since he learned how to do his first “Hook’em Horns” sign. In addition to playing ice hockey and devotedly following all of his favorite teams, Kerry has played fantasy sports for over fifteen years. Being a soccer and college sports obsessive led Kerry to co-host an Austin-centric sports show with his good friend Jay, focusing heavily on the University of Texas Longhorns and Austin FC. When he’s not stressing out over his alma mater, the Texas Longhorns, Austin FC, Arsenal FC, or the Astros, Kerry is probably trying to plan the next place he and his wife, Julie, will travel to, hanging out with their three dogs, or eating Mexican food on a patio somewhere.

Brandon Giuliano is a native of Jackson, New Jersey. Living in the New York City area, Brandon has been a lifelong fan of New York sports. Brandon grew up playing football and has been a diehard Giants his entire life. Brandon has over five years of fantasy experience. As an NFL Content Intern, Brandon will be focusing on the NFC East division for DrRoto.com.

Kyle has been passionate about fantasy sports since elementary school. It started in the mid-90s, tallying Sunday NFL box scores in the Monday morning newspaper. That evolved into season-long NFL, MLB, NBA, NHL and European soccer fantasy leagues in current formats, as well as DFS. His love for sports started at an early age, and led to a collegiate and semi-pro (Italy) career in baseball. Besides playing, his love for dissecting rosters started when he got his hands on Major League Baseball featuring Ken Griffey Jr. on the Nintendo 64. Since his playing days, he’s dedicated the past seven years to writing numerous fantasy baseball articles, joining podcasts and dissecting team perspectives by bringing first-hand knowledge to hitting/pitching mechanics. Minor league prospects have been a focal point in not only his articles, but his research. A graduate of Tommy John University, he’s been known to talk rehab, as well as long-term outcome, in an area he specializes in.

Madi Kroll grew up in Northeast Oklahoma where she coined the phrase #ThiccSix. She has been a lifelong football fan, so much so she became an athletic trainer for her high school football team. She spent her time as a trainer learning to dissect the game from a schematic viewpoint. While attending OU, she continued building her football IQ with the help of her roommates who played football for the Sooners. She considers herself a “players fan” as she continues to cheer former Sooners on in their professional careers. When she isn’t working, she enjoys giving back to her community through volunteering.

A Tampa Bay area native but with roots in Boston, Max is a die-hard New England sports fan with years of playing experience in football, basketball and baseball. A three-time fantasy football league champion in the last four years with expertise in PPR and dynasty leagues across multiple platforms, his knowledge of the game combined with a strong understanding of personnel and player usage has packed a dangerous combo for his opponents. Currently residing in Orlando, Max is finishing his degree in marketing with a minor in sports business at the University of Central Florida.

Ted Chmyz was born and raised in Los Altos, California. He currently serves as the Managing Editor for DrRoto.com. All of his favorite pastimes start with F: FIFA, (ultimate) frisbee and of course, fantasy football.