All about Fantasy Football and Its Two Main Types of Such Game The gridiron football is definitely one of the most popular forms of football in the world, especially in the countries like the Canada and the United States of America or USA. The common reasons as to why gridiron football is different from the other forms of football is because of its systems of downs, the players are using hard plastic helmets and shoulder pads, its line of scrimmage, free substitution, platooning of different players for defense and offense, measurements in yards, the use of a distinctive brown leather ball in the shape of a prolate spheroid with pointed ends, the ability of the players to score points by the way of safety while they are not in possession of the ball, the forward pass, and more specialize formations and positions. Apart from the codes like Canadian football and American football, some of the other codes used in gridiron football are indoor football, touch football, backyard football, flag football, nine-man football, six-man football, and eight-man football. The three professional leagues of gridiron football includes the arena football league or AFL for the indoor football, the NFL or national football league for American football, and the CFL or Canadian football league for Canadian football. Fantasy football is a game designed for the people who wants to fully enjoy gridiron football and that is basically played with the use of their skills. The players of a fantasy football serves as the owner and the general manager of their fantasy football teams and their points may be based on the real-life performance of the players they selected on their team. The two basic types of fantasy football are the traditional fantasy football, which is composed of amateur and casual participants and such type may occur either in an entire season or for many seasons, if it is classified as a keeper league; and the daily fantasy football which is an accelerated type that is being organized by commercial firms or companies in the internet and may occur happen in a shorter duration of time, such as in a single day or in a week. The first thing to do in playing fantasy football typically start with a participant joining a league, which can be classified as a public league, in which the participant has the ability to sign up for a spot in the competition; and a private league, in which the participants should obtain an invitation from the organizers to be part of the competition. The next step after successfully joining a league, the participant should prepare themselves for their league draft and that includes the act of scouting players and building their fantasy football team. The teams of the participant will then compete against another team every week, and they need to improve their team to be able to win the championship by entering the playoffs.