ESPN: Fantasy Football Top 300 for 2015

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May 13, 2015

Is it ever too early to start thinking about the 2015 fantasy football season? Apparently not, as ESPN has already had it’s famous Fantasy Football Summit and the experts have gathered and voted on their Top 300 Players for the season already. Who’s #1 overall? The Packer’s Eddie Lacy (who I just happen to have on a team in keeper league) stands at the top. Agree, disagree? Here are their…

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The Ripple Effect in Fantasy Football: Case in Point the Jimmy Graham Trade

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March 25, 2015

There have been a lot of big trades and free agency pick-ups in the NFL this off season. More than any I can remember in a long time and with so many players changing teams we’re going to have a lot of fun next summer on draft day trying to decide who to pick. Let me give you an example with just one trade: tight end extraordinaire Jimmy Graham from…

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Tuesday Trading Bloodbath in the NFL is Going to Mess With My Fantasy Team This Year

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March 11, 2015

Look, I never claimed to know every player on every team in the NFL. Not like some of the know-it-alls that I play fantasy football with. But I knew enough of the big names players, their teams, and the impact they had on those teams to draft and play competitively. Until yesterday. When the NFL went completely nuts and started trading players like they were on sale. Okay, well maybe…

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NumberFire.com – Just How Bad Is the Chiefs’ Situation at Wide Receiver?

Do you own one of the Kansas City Chiefs’ wide receivers on your fantasy team? You may want to reconsider that, bro. Here’s more from the NumberFire.com article, Just How Bad Is the Chiefs’ Situation at Wide Receiver? Last year, the Chiefs surprised everyone when they started 9-0 after finishing 2-14 the previous season. The team relied heavily on strong defense and a great running game during that span, never…

September 3, 2014
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The NFL Expectation Game: Fantasy vs Reality

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August 20, 2014

The 2014 National Football League season is just around the corner and already the Expectation Game is in full swing. Football fans are well aware of the expectation game and how it’s played: each season you either get your hopes up for something great (and get disappointed) or aren’t expecting much and get pleasantly surprised. For example: Denver Broncos quarterback (and future Hall of Famer) Peyton Manning threw 55 touchdown…

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5 Ways to Gamble Away Your Fantasy Football Championship This Year

As I always say, it’s never too early to screw up your odds of winning your fantasy football league this season. Besides, four straight years finishing second-to-last in your 8 team league isn’t THAT bad, is it? At least you don’t have to go through the public humiliation that the last place finisher endures each year! Besides, what can you really do before the season even begins? You can do…

June 19, 2014
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Seahawks Marshawn Lynch Arrested for DUI in Oakland

July 17, 2012

First off, no, we don’t know what his exact BAC was, other than it was over the legal limit of .08%. (And likely not enought to qualify him for the World Famous BadJocks BAC Rankings.) How much over could impact what Lynch is charged with and the punishment handed down by the team and/or the league. Lynch, who played high school football in Oakland and is college ball at Cal…

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Cowboys Dez Bryant Arrested on “Family Violence Charge”

What is a “family violence charge?” Sounds like he allegedly assaulted a female member of his family (mom, sister, niece) who Bryant’s not married to, otherwise it would be domestic violence or something. Anyway, the real question is: what impact will this have on your fantasy football team? First thing: unlike the Adrian Peterson incident last week in Houston, this is NOT Bryant’s first run in with the law or…

July 17, 2012
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