Custom and private league settings in Fantasy Football

Keep your league's managers happy, Commissioners! Your Yahoo Fantasy Football league's scoring and settings can be customized in a variety of ways to accommodate even the pickiest of team owners.

In your league, select Commissioner | Edit League Settings. You'll have access to the settings below.

Keep in mind: Roster positions can't be edited once your league's draft has completed.

Configurable League Settings

Teams in league: 4-20
Players per team: 8-30
Type of scoring: Head-to-Head
Points
Player acquisitions: None allowed
No maximum
1-40
Trades: None allowed
No maximum
1-40
Waiver period: 0-7 days
Waiver Rule:

None
Sunday - Tuesday 
First game of week - Tuesday
Game Time - Tuesday
Continuous

Trade reject time: 0-7 days
Trade deadline: None
October 29, 2016
November 5, 2016
November 12, 2016
November 19, 2016
November 26, 2016
Playoffs: None
Week 15 & 16
(4 teams & 4 in consolation)
Week 16 & 17
(4 teams & 4 in consolation)
Week 14, 15, & 16
(6 teams & 6 in consolation)
Week 15, 16, & 17
(6 teams & 6 in consolation)
Week 14, 15, & 16
(8 teams & no consolation)
Week 15, 16, & 17
(8 teams & no consolation)
Keeper player status: Display Keeper status all season until a player is:
Traded
Dropped and claimed off waivers
Dropped and clears waivers
Never show Keeper status

Configurable Starting Positions

Quarterbacks: 0-5
Wide Receivers: 0-7
Running Backs: 0-7
Tight Ends: 0-5
Wide Receiver/Running Back/Tight End: 0-5
Wide Receiver/Running Back: 0-5
Wide Receiver/Tight End: 0-5
Quarterback/Wide Receiver/Running Back/Tight End: 0-5
Kickers: 0-3
Defense/Special Teams: 0-3 teams

-OR-

0-7 Individual players
0-5 Defensive Linemen
0-5 Defensive Backs
0-5 Linebackers
0-5 Defensive Tackles
0-5 Defensive Ends
0-5 Cornerbacks
0-5 Safeties
Bench: 0-20
Injured Reserve: 0-5

For a key to the statistics' names, see Fantasy Football - Scoring category abbreviations

Configurable Statistical Categories

Offensive players  
Passing:

Touchdowns
Interceptions
Attempts
Completions
Incompletions
Sacks
Yardage
Pick Sixes Thrown

Rushing: Touchdowns
Attempts
Yardage
40+ Yard Rushing Attempts
40+ Yard Rushing Touchdowns
Receiving: Touchdowns
Attempts
Yardage
40+ Yard Rushing Attempts
40+ Yard Rushing Touchdowns
Returns: Touchdowns
Yardage
Miscellaneous: 2-point conversions
Fumbles
Offensive Fumble Return TD
Fumbles lost
Kickers  
Kicking: Field Goals 0-19 Yards
Field Goals 20-29 Yards
Field Goals 30-39 Yards
Field Goals 40-49 Yards
Field Goals 50+ Yards
Field Goals Missed 0-19 Yards
Field Goals Missed 20-29 Yards
Field Goals Missed 30-39 Yards
Field Goals Missed 40-49 Yards
Field Goals Missed 50+ Yards
Point After Attempt Made
Point After Attempt Missed
Defensive players  
Team Defense/Special Teams: Points Allowed 0 points
Points Allowed 1-6 points
Points Allowed 7-13 points
Points Allowed 14-20 points
Points Allowed 21-27 points
Points Allowed 28-34 points
Points Allowed 35+ points
Sacks
Interceptions
Fumble recovery
Touchdown
Safety
Blocked Kick
Return Yards
Kickoff and Punt Return Touchdowns
4th Down Stops
Tackles for Loss
Defensive Yards Allowed - Negative
Defensive Yards Allowed 0-99
Defensive Yards Allowed 100-199
Defensive Yards Allowed 200-299
Defensive Yards Allowed 300-399
Defensive Yards Allowed 400-499
Defensive Yards Allowed 500+
Three and Outs Forced
Individual Players: Tackle Solo
Tackle Assist
Sack
Interception
Fumble Forced
Fumble Recovery
Defensive Touchdown
Safety
Pass Defended
Block Kick
Tackles for Loss
Turnover Return Yards
Bonus Offense  
Passing: Passing Yards (Bonus 1)
Passing Yards (Bonus 2)
Passing Yards (Bonus 3)
 
Rushing: Rushing Yards (Bonus 1)
Rushing Yards (Bonus 2)
Rushing Yards (Bonus 3)
 
Receiving: Receiving Yards (Bonus 1)
Receiving Yards (Bonus 2)
Receiving Yards (Bonus 3)
 
Bonus Defense/Special Teams  
Kick/punt returns: Return Yards (Bonus 1)
Return Yards (Bonus 2)
Return Yards (Bonus 3)