| Oct 1, 2014
| 1:29 PM
Tribune fantasy football columnist Phillip Thompson answers readers questions.
Q. I have Niles Paul and Jordan Cameron for TE’s. I am strong in the RB dept. Is this the week to finally say goodbye to my first-round pick Adrian Peterson and grab...
| Sep 23, 2014
| 6:20 PM
Disney Cruise Line is seeking theatrical performers for a new stage adaptation for "Tangled" that's headed for the Disney Magic in 2015, and is also looking for someone to play Elsa from "Frozen."
The official Disney auditions website has put the call...
| Sep 30, 2014
| 4:56 PM
Kyle Orton is back, but is he relevant?
The former Chicago Bears quarterback is once again at the helm of an NFL offense. The Buffalo Bills grew impatient with 2013 first-round draft pick EJ Manuel and benched him for Orton on Monday.
| Aug 20, 2014
| 6:34 PM
State Workers' Compensation Commissioner Stephen B. Delaney and his wife last year joined a delegation from Westfield State University on a trip to Cuba in apparent violation of federal travel restrictions related to U.S. economic sanctions, according...
| Sep 29, 2014
| 5:10 AM
Before Sunday's complete domination of his old team the Carolina Panthers, Baltimore Ravens wide receiver Steve Smith Sr. may have made mention once or twice or 47 times that he's 35 years old.
His advanced age no doubt factored into the Panthers'...
| Sep 26, 2014
| 10:50 AM
Fantasy owners who drafted Detroit Lions wide receiver Calvin Johnson can rest easy: His ankle injury won't keep him out of Week 4's game against the New York Jets.
Johnson had missed to practices this week, but The Sports Xchange reports that he...
| Sep 23, 2014
| 12:12 PM
All that time I spent pumping up Danny Woodhead last week and he goes and breaks a leg (it's a figurative well-wish before a big performance, Danny, not a to-do list). Maybe it's me. I also recommended Minnesota's Matt Cassel, who promptly broke several...
| Sep 24, 2014
| 7:43 AM
Regardless of whatever he has done in his various leagues, Matthew Berry has to be the biggest winner in fantasy sports history.
Berry became a fantasy guru at ESPN with 661,000 followers on Twitter. His popularity led to him writing a best-selling...
| Sep 24, 2014
| 11:05 PM
Sometimes honesty can be the best way to make a sell. When Mike Lupica came to the Newport Beach Library on Sept. 18 mostly everyone knew he was there to plug his new book, Fantasy League.
He didn't hold back when a kid asked him what book he'd...
| Sep 22, 2014
| 1:22 PM
Toby Gerhart would get the Trent Richardson treatment if Gerhart were even half as pedestrian a running back as Richardson was last season. He's a backup who fooled the Jaguars and fantasy football owners into believing he could be an RB1.
| Aug 25, 2014
| 12:05 PM
Boston guy here. Came across your article "10 Fantasy Football Questions," good stuff. Now you have me second-guessing myself.
I am in a 12-team standard league. Got the fourth pick. We are drafting Sunday.
For the past week or so, I've been...