| Aug 27, 2014
| 12:38 PM
Here's a common mistake when making fantasy football decisions: Opportunity does not equal production.
You see it all the time. A player has the pedigree -- whatever that means, really -- and virtually no competition at the position. His team...
| Sep 11, 2014
| 12:50 PM
If you lost, don't panic. If you won, don't gloat. It's Week 2 of fantasy football: redemption or retribution could be at hand.
I don't have to tell you Week 2 is critical. You can pawn off your lineup mistakes from the season opener on new players...
| Sep 12, 2014
| 4:01 PM
Friday afternoon proved quite eventful in NFL news--and that's in the same week as Ray Rice's security video bombshell.
Minnesota Vikings running back Adrian Peterson was indicted on child injury charges. According to various reports, he's being charged...
| May 17, 2013
| 4:56 PM
The odyssey of the New York Jets' crowded offensive backfield took another turn Friday when running back Mike Goodson was arrested by New Jersey state police on suspicion of possessing drugs and a weapon.
Goodson was with Garant Evans, a 31-year-old man...
| Dec 6, 2011
| 3:00 PM
Assuming you are in a six- or eight-team league -- and not one of those screwy leagues that ends in Week 17 -- the fantasy football playoffs have arrived. If your team made the playoffs, give yourself a loud slap on the back.
(If your team did not make...
| Sep 7, 2011
| 12:30 PM
The news that Peyton Manning will miss Week 1 with a neck injury -- and that his status going forward is unclear -- is good news for the Texans, Ravens, Patriots, Steelers and the other contenders in the AFC. It's bad news for fantasy football owners...
| Sep 22, 2011
| 5:34 PM
Seemingly everyone close to Matt Brown calls the diminutive Temple running back a dynamic personality — someone who draws attention and causes groups to flock in his direction.
But for years, Brown, 5 feet 5, 170 pounds, could barely get any...
| Sep 28, 2011
| 4:40 PM
Critics might say that the New York Jets have become prolific at running their mouths.
Running the football hasn't been quite as easy for New York.
Only seven other teams in the NFL have gained fewer yards on the ground than the Jets. That kind of...
| Oct 1, 2011
| 9:00 AM
RAVENS RUN OFFENSE VS. JETS RUN DEFENSE: The Jets have spent the days leading up to the game answering questions about what has happened to their run defense. Unable to set the edge and deal with the Oakland Raiders’ speed last week, they were...
| Oct 4, 2011
| 12:00 PM
Desperation might be setting in inside your fantasy locker room if your squad is 1-3 or 0-4 at the quarter pole, especially if you’re in a cutthroat league where only four or six teams make it into the playoffs. We have enough data to see that...
| Nov 9, 2011
| 3:00 PM
The Philadelphia Eagles haven’t been the team we expected (I’m no longer using the ‘D’ word when talking about the Eagles, and you’re welcome). They are 3-5 at the midway point of the season, and their margin for error to...