| Jul 19, 2013
| 12:00 PM
Matthew Berry's book sure makes a lousy first impression. The ESPN fantasy guru introduces us to a league where, each year, the last-place finisher is forced to get a humiliating tattoo. Look, I'm all for tribal hazing; I went to seventh grade too. I stop...
| Jul 23, 2013
| 7:00 AM
Looking ahead to the 2013 NFL season, Matt Vensel over the next few days will break down the five Ravens players worth drafting in your fantasy league and when you should draft them. Though they are worth picking up, he did not include the Baltimore D/...
| Jul 30, 2013
| 7:25 AM
As National Football League players begin pulling on their practice jerseys at training camp, the league has unveiled an online community designed to spur participation in fantasy football.
Dubbed Fantasy Genius, the site enables novices to seek...
| Jul 31, 2013
| 11:21 AM
Steve Bornstein, the top media executive at the National Football League and president of its cable channel, will exit his position when his contract expires in May, the NFL confirmed.
A former president of ESPN and ABC, Bornstein played a key role in...
| Aug 2, 2013
| 12:42 PM
As "The League" enters its fifth season, it's getting big with pro athletes, said co-creators Jeff Schaffer and Jackie Marcus Schaffer at the Television Critics Assn. press tour in Beverly Hills on Friday.
"During the first season we had good...
| Aug 4, 2013
Fantasy sports have been around for a while and the Imperial Valley Press is getting in on the action.
The IVP is introducing Imperial Valley High School Fantasy Football where teams can be made online with high school football players.
| Aug 22, 2013
| 11:36 PM
The Orange County Youth Sports Foundation honored/roasted hockey great Teemu Selanne as its Sportsman of the Year Thursday night at the Island Hotel in Newport Beach.
The OCYSF folks just might still be trying to crack jokes and praising him as you read...
| Aug 24, 2013
| 7:05 PM
I know you.
And I’m on to your game.
Your fantasy-football draft is days away and you are ready to deliver a little shock and awe in the first round, right?
“The running back era is over,” you say with a knowing smile. “It&...
| Sep 5, 2013
| 6:11 PM
Trash talking has begun and every girlfriend is preparing her "why don't you love me as much as you love Matthew Berry?" speech. God bless fantasy football season.
I applaud all the ladies who play! But unfortunately, women account for only about 20...
| Sep 7, 2013
| 1:34 PM
It's all in the name.
Franklin D. Roosevelt. Robert F. Kennedy. Madonna. Any one named Delilah — unless we're talking about your mailman.
And the power of a good name works for fantasy football teams as well as any other person or thing. Last...
| May 7, 2013
| 4:00 AM
The Baltimore sports scene is blessed with a bunch of talented bloggers who bring their unique perspective to the conversation. Each week, I hope to chat with one of them in a regular feature called Blogger on Blogger. This week, I exchanged emails with...