“Sit on your couch! Play weekly fantasy football! And win boatloads of cash!”
The message of that commercial sure sounded nice, when I was sitting on my couch, tweaking a fantasy football lineup, and hoping to miraculously obtain a boatload of cash. In fact, I was so intrigued, I gave it a shot. And I must say, weekly redraft leagues are a lot of fun!
In my humble opinion, the draft is the most exciting part of the fantasy football season, and now instead of once a year, you can do it seventeen times a year.
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Tags: fantasy advice, Fantasy Football, redraft league, weekly draft
With Week 1 in the books, some players stepped up and some players laid a complete goose egg for your fantasy team. Sure, it’s not time to panic, but there is some reason for alarm after starting 0-1. Below are some choices to start or sit based on matchups.
Jake Locker (vs. Dallas): The Cowboys allowed over 17 points to Colin Kaepernick in Week 1 and looked very porous. Sure, if you have a stud quarterback make sure to start them, but Locker makes a great sleeper pick against a terrible defense. Continue reading Fantasy Football Start ‘Em, Sit ‘Em: Week 2 »
Tags: Antonio Gates, Fantasy Football, Jake Locker, Phil Dawson, Randall Cobb, Tony Romo, Victor Cruz
Football is finally back as Thursday is the opening night of the 2014-15 NFL season. There are no players in this game who are on this list, so no need to worry about your Thursday players. Well, unless you really don’t have a choice.
Nick Foles (vs. Jacksonville): That’s right. Foles is now the full-time starter for the City of Brotherly Love with Michael Vick out of the picture. In Week 1, he gets a matchup against the Jacksonville Jaguars who gave up an average of 19 fantasy points to quarterbacks in 2013. If Foles can get the ball down the field early and often, then this game will be a laugher. Continue reading Fantasy Football Start ‘Em, Sit ‘Em: Week 1 »
Tags: Fantasy, Frank Gore, Heath Miller, Mike Wallace, Nick Foles, Robert Griffin III, Trent Richardson
It’s about that time of year. The start to the 2014 fantasy football season is only a couple weeks away. Sundays, along with Monday and Thursday nights, are about to become relevant once again.
With the start of the season right around the corner, now is a good time to brush up on knowledge of potential sleeper candidates for the upcoming campaign. A quick refresher for those readers new to fantasy football: players who can bring a team good value in the later rounds of a draft are viewed as “sleepers“.
Although some people have varying definitions on what qualifies a player to be a true sleeper candidate, for the purpose of this article sleepers can be considered generally undervalued players. Continue reading Fantasy Football 2014 Sleepers »
Tags: Blair Walsh, Devonta Freeman, Jay Cutler, Justin Hunter, Ladarius Green, New England