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High Five/Low Five: Week 12

And life goes on. We’ve eaten our turkey. We’ve rooted on our local high school football team. We’ve enjoyed time with our family. Ok, exchange the word “enjoyed” with “endured” in most cases. And we’ve now woken up from our tryptophan-induced slumber. There’s nothing left to do but to focus on what’s left on our […]

Week 10: Start ‘Em/Sit ‘Em

Have you watched that new show on ABC called Flash Forward? For those who haven’t here’s a quick summary. The whole world blacked out for 137 seconds, during which, everyone saw a vision that took place six months in the future. I’m going to stop right there because that’s all I need for this introduction. […]

High Five/Low Five: Week 9

This week in sports, we saw the New York Yankees roll to their record 27th World Series championship. The Yanks, complete with their $200+ million payroll, dished out mucho dinero in the offseason, as they always do, and after nine seasons of failed investments, their purchases finally paid off. In the fantasy football world, now […]

Week 9: Start ‘Em/Sit ‘Em

Brett Favre, Adrian Peterson, Steven Jackson, Sidney Rice, Percy Harvin, Bernard Berrian, Braylon Edwards, Jerricho Cotchery, Visanthe Shiancoe, Dustin Keller. What do these players all have in common? They are all on their byes this week. Why do you care? Well, you don’t really, but consider this – out of all the players on a […]

Week 8: Start ‘Em/Sit ‘Em

I am frustrated. I mentioned last week how owners should get creative when dealing with their bye weeks. I shared with you how I coped with a tough Week 4 by making two trades that value-wise weren’t in my favor, but allowed me to upgrade my starting lineup – or so I thought. Let’s look […]

Patriots, Falcons to Clash on Sunday

Atlanta Falcons (2-0) at New England Patriots (1-1) Time: 1:00 p.m. Where: Gillette Stadium in Foxboro, Massachusetts TV: FOX Radio: 98.5 FM:  The Sports Hub The Patriots have fallen to a 1-1 record and have seemed like a shell of their former selves. They struggled through the Buffalo game, and thanks to make a miraculous […]

Matt Ryan: The Road from Chestnut Hill to Atlanta

Saturday, April 26, 2008 marked the start of a profession, the start of a journey, and the start of a steady income for 99 college football players around the country. But, for Boston College quarterback Matt Ryan, this date meant much more. Born and raised in the small city of Exton, PA., Ryan was a […]

OMG! Tom Brady is HOTT, or Not, LOL

According to recent research, apparently from teenage girls across the country, Tom Brady is only the eighth best looking quarterback in the NFL. At least BC alum Matt Ryan tops the list, with a 99.82% symmetrical face, compared with 99.14% for Brady. But, does it really matter at all? Beauty is only skin deep, and […]

BC Soars Past Maryland Into ACC Title Game

The Eagles will meet the Virginia Tech Hokies in a rematch from last season’s ACC Championship Game after they beat Maryland in a gritty game.  BC played to its strengths to win as they controlled the game and the clock on the ground, on both sides of the ball.  They also pressured the quarterback and […]

BC Opens Chris Crane Era With Shutout of Kent State

The Eagles Football program entered the 2008 football season with a lot more questions than answers, not the least of which was how is senior quarterback Chris Crane going to fare replacing Matt Ryan? With the departure of a number of offensive and defensive starters, former coach Tom O’Brien’s key players have mainly left the […]

Boston College Football Preview

With summer winding down and fall approaching, that means football is right around the corner.  Boston College, led by first year coach Jeff Jagodzinski and senior quarterback Matt Ryan, started the season 8-0, rising to #2 in the polls.  They went on to win their first ACC Atlantic Division title, though they lost to Virginia […]

Matty Ice Gets Cool Millions

Making sure they avoided any hint of a holdout, the Atlanta Falcons locked up what they hope is their future franchise quarterback. Boston College product and #3 overall NFL Draft selection, Matt Ryan, agreed to a six-year, $72 million contract. He will get $34.75 million of that guaranteed in a bonus. The Falcons certainly seemed […]