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Fantasy football: Why do fans play?

Published On: Aug 29 2013 11:49:42 AM CDT

Football season is here and that means weekends full of games. But a lot of regular folks are playing their own kind of football -- the fantasy kind.

About 40 million people play fantasy football. With this being draft week, NewsChannel 12's Brian North went to a draft party in Kinston to find out the real reason people play fantasy football.