(Values updated 8/4/2014)

Auction drafts are a great change-of-pace from snaking drafts and are becoming more popular each year. It's a great draft type for anyone who likes to target specific players, rather than crossing your fingers and hoping someone worthy is there when it's your pick.  It's something we'll be talking about on future episodes of the Prime Time Fantasy Football podcast.

You'll probably end up paying top dollar for one or two players. With an average budget of $200, though, you'll need to find a couple of inexpensive successes in your draft. Luckily, you have help.

Here are a few players from the key positions that could be a great value for you when you look back on your 2014 season. Below you'll find their average cost from both ESPN and Yahoo.