NCAA BowlShit

Flipping through the channels to see what awesome NCAA football matchup the bowl gods have for us on New Years Eve. Two 6-6 teams (Texas A&M and Northwestern) are playing in the “Meineke Car Care Bowl of Texas”. WTF? It should be called the “Mediocre Bowl” or the “If We Had A Real Championship Tournament […]

Gotta love it

Just reading a player news post on NFL.com and saw this note about Derrick Mason: “He is expected to contribute the most among players who have returned from retirement.” Sorry, I don’t see anyway to link directly to the post, so you may have to search for it.  But you gotta love the dry humor […]

Fantasy Football Insurance

I just saw this site and had to post it here.  You can now purchase insurance on your fantasy football players!  They appear to be serious.  I’m gonna have some fun with the guys in my league this year with this….  🙂 gk

Why Peterson isn’t number one

Q: What do RB’s DeAngelo Williams, Matt Forte, Michael Turner, Maurice Jones-Drew, Thomas Jones, LaDanian Tomlinson, Steve Slaton, and Brian Westbrook all have in common? A: They all scored more fantasy points in PPR leagues last year than Adrian Peterson. I have the #1 pick in my PPR league his year.  I’ve never had the […]

Top 100 PPR Ranking

I’ve spent quite a bit of time on this, so hopefully it’ll help you in your PPR fantasy draft.  For better or worse, this is how I currently rank the top 100 NFL players for fantasy value in a PPR league. Lots of things are taken into account here, but there are quite a few […]

Monday night fantasy update

It’s nearing the end of the first Monday Night Football game of the season, and just wanted to say a few things. Eli Manning doesn’t deserve to be the highest paid player in the NFL.   Don’t get me wrong – I don’t think he totally sucks – but he’s nowhere near good enough to be […]

Is it too early for fantasy football?

Ok, I’ve got the bug.  I got it from a coworker when he invited me to join a fantasy football league late last summer.  I’d never played before, and to be honest, I always thought it was a bit silly. How times change! I got lucky with a few picks in our draft last year, […]