| Sep 10, 2012
| 7:36 AM
Every Monday, the day after my favorite day of the week but still hours before that week’s slate of games officially wraps up with “Monday Night Football,” I will bring you my weekly premature NFL power rankings.
Why Monday? Because who...
| Sep 26, 2012
| 12:25 PM
RAVENS PASSING GAME: The Ravens weren't kidding when they talked about revving up their passing attack in quarterback Joe Flacco's fifth season. Flacco is currently second in the NFL in passing yards (913) and tied for fifth in touchdowns (six). Flacco...
| Aug 13, 2012
| 4:55 PM
After 4 games, look out
At first, Vikings running back Adrian Peterson will be tentative and not the superior back he once was. But after four games, look out. I would expect him to run wild in the last 12 games, especially when...
| Oct 18, 2011
| 1:00 PM
Carson Palmer will be a hot commodity on the waiver wire this week after the Cincinnati Bengals traded him to the Oakland Raiders for a pair of high draft picks. I can't imagine that someone in your fantasy league already has Palmer on his or her roster...
| Oct 25, 2011
| 12:45 PM
Every season, a few surprise studs come out of fantasy Siberia to reward savvy owners who had the foresight to select them in the later rounds of the draft. A season ago, Adrian Foster, Peyton Hillis and Brandon Lloyd come to mind. Ray Rice, Miles...
| Sep 21, 2011
| 12:15 PM
When Jamaal Charles tore his ACL on Sunday, any hopes the Kansas City Chiefs had of making it back to the NFL playoffs were shredded. The season-ending injury to Charles, a top-five pick in most fantasy leagues, is also a devastating blow to fantasy...
| Nov 22, 2011
| 3:30 PM
The timing is a little peculiar, but the Denver Broncos said adieu to former starting quarterback Kyle Orton on Tuesday. He had a good fantasy run under Josh McDaniels, but turnovers did him in with new coach John Fox.
Where will Orton wind up? We will...
| Sep 24, 2011
| 12:49 AM
Ryan Fitzpatrick of the Bills is from Harvard, and that makes him unique. He's the only quarterback from that school to become an NFL starter.
But there's a common, everyman side to this son of a rocket scientist, and not just because he proposed to...
| 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...
| Dec 12, 2013
| 10:04 AM
-- WR Robert Woods is ninth among rookie receivers in the NFL with 408 yards.
-- RG Kraig Urbik sat out practice with a foot injury sustained in the loss to Tampa Bay and will probably be a game-time decision for Jacksonville.
-- CB Leodis McKelvin...
| Dec 12, 2013
| 10:07 AM
--S Don Jones leads the team in special teams tackles (nine). Jones, the rookie seventh-round pick from Arkansas State, also has a forced fumble.
--WR Rishard Matthews (31 receptions, 317 yards, 2 TDs) has had reception in seven consecutive games,...
| Dec 11, 2013
| 9:00 PM
NFL Team Report - Carolina Panthers - INSIDE SLANT
When he played linebacker for the Chicago Bears, Ron Rivera was coached by legendary defensive guru Buddy Ryan. Now as the head coach for the Carolina Panthers, Rivera will face one of Ryan's twin...