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Lenny Pappano

Draft Sharks
Notable Mentions/Awards
Pro Forecast Exerts Poll Winner
World Championship of Fantasy Football (WCOFF) Co-Founder
Matthew Berry "Fantasy Sports Game Changer Award" Winner

Who is Lenny Pappano

Lenny is a pioneer in the fantasy sports industry and a co-founder of Draft Sharks. Since its inception in 1999, Draft Sharks has been honored with numerous awards, including several from the Fantasy Sports Trade Association (FSTA) for its excellence in player projections and fantasy football content. The site has consistently ranked high in accuracy contests, helping to cement its reputation as a trusted resource for fantasy football players.

In addition to his achievements with Draft Sharks, Lenny co-founded the World Championship of Fantasy Football (WCOFF) in 2002, a groundbreaking high-stakes fantasy football competition that significantly influenced the fantasy sports landscape. Lenny and Emil Kadlec were awarded the first-ever "Matthew Berry Game Changer Award" in 2018, acknowledging their profound impact on the fantasy sports industry.

Beyond his entrepreneurial achievements, Lenny has shaped fantasy sports journalism as a founding board member of the Fantasy Sports Writers Association (FSWA) and won an FSWA award in 2005 for his insightful article "Confessions of a Fantasy Football Expert."


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