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  • Fantasy update: Injury developments, plus a bonus reader mailbag

    Fantasy update: Injury developments, plus a bonus reader mailbag
    As anyone who started a Minnesota Vikings player in their fantasy football lineup knows, one injury can have devastating consequences for a whole team -- real or fantasy. It may not be fair to pin the Vikings' offensive futility Thursday night solely on...
  • Fantasy waivers: Kyle Orton, Jordan Reed back on radar

    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. Coach Doug...
  • Fantasy updates: Calvin Johnson looks like a go

    Fantasy updates: Calvin Johnson looks like a go
    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...
  • DirecTV Sets New Deal for NFL Sunday Ticket with Digital Rights

    DirecTV has reached a new multi-year agreement for its NFL Sunday Ticket package of out-of-market football games -- a franchise so important to the satcaster that renewal of the deal became a make-or-break clause in DirecTV's pending merger with AT&T....
  • Fantasy mailbag: Trouble at tight end position

    Fantasy mailbag: Trouble at tight end position
    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...
  • Fantasy start/sit for Week 5: 2 Panthers make great plays against Bears

    I'll get to the fantasy football lineup suggestions shortly, but first a haiku. Bridgewater won't play Fate returns Christian Ponder Why does fate hate us? You heard right, Minnesota Vikings quarterback Teddy Bridgewater hasn't recovered from an...
  • NFL betting trends for Week 5: Eagles at home have been far from a lock

    NFL betting trends for Week 5: Eagles at home have been far from a lock
    Another NFL weekend began on Thursday night with the Packers rout of the Vikings and everyone who had Green Bay players on their fantasy team is already off to a good start. CBS just got into the Thursday night NFL business and may want to get back...
  • 5 fantasy football regrets you'll want to fix

    5 fantasy football regrets you'll want to fix
    Week 5 in the NFL is here, and while most fans in the city are gearing up for Sunday's Bears-Carolina matchup, I'm worried about the only fall sport I'm good at nowadays: fantasy football. We're a quarter of the way into the fantasy season and while it'...
  • Adrian Peterson's discipline of boy 'exceeds' standards: D.A. official

    All-Pro running back Adrian Peterson crossed the line when he struck his child with what has been described as a “switch” this year, a Texas prosecutor said. Speaking at a news conference Saturday, Phil Grant of the Montgomery County...
  • Fantasy recap: Steve Smith Sr., other vets up to 'old' tricks

    Fantasy recap: Steve Smith Sr., other vets up to 'old' tricks
    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'...
  • 'Tangled' show, Elsa to find home on Disney Magic

    'Tangled' show, Elsa to find home on Disney Magic
    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...