When to Take a Knee

It was 8:15 EST on Sunday evening.  Sitting at a high-top in Chili’s waiting for a drink, my appetizer, and the start of the vaunted match-up between Denver and New England, a tweet came in.  It was from one of my more interactive followers, @Ricc_flair.  His question quickly got my attention: “Should I bench the…
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Week 13 Waiver Wire

It can be hard to find suitable bodies for your roster this time of year.  But there are still a few gems out there worth pursuing.  So let’s get to it so you can keep making your preparations for a playoff run. The first player worth grabbing this week is Detroit WR Nate Burleson.  He…
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Week 12 Start/Sit

Good morning everyone!  There are a lot of good low-end fantasy players worth considering for starts in Week 12.  I stay abreast of what other analysts in the business are saying, and this is the most consensus I’ve seen between all of us this season.  So hopefully that means solid fantasy points and victories for…
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Week 12 Waiver Wire

We’re finally getting down to the final weeks of the regular season in fantasy football.  The injuries continue to mount.  Trade deadlines are coming.  And, of course, there is that one guy or girl in your league who has stopped managing their team, but is passively hoarding players you could use to bolster your team’s…
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Week 11 Start/Sit

Another week.  Another game closer to the fantasy playoffs…. Unlike many who are out there writing about fantasy football, this is not my day job.  I wish it were.  I spend enough time on it every week that it should be.  But alas, it’s not.  And so I ask that you bear with me this…
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The Stretch Run

This is it.  The stretch run leading to your league’s fantasy playoffs.  For some, it’s pretty clear whether they will make the playoffs; it’s only a matter of determining their seeding at this point.  But for others, playoff qualification will come right down to the last week.  In a nutshell, unless you are 1-9 in…
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Week 11 Waiver Wire

An aspect of my blogs and advice that I truly value is giving my readers the straight scoop.  If I don’t believe something, I won’t promote it.  If I have an opinion about a certain player’s prospects, I will share it freely, even if it goes against the grain of conventional wisdom.  And where possible,…
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Week 10 Start/Sit

Well here we are.  Week 10.  The beginning of the stretch run to the fantasy playoffs.  Instead of just going through the motions to set your lineup, it’s time skillfully work your roster to make sure you win the games that will put you in the best position for the fantasy post-season.  So here are…
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Week 10 Waiver Wire

Wow – what a messy weekend of fantasy football!  For my part, Week 9 was about as off as I have been in my analysis and advice at any point this season.  Accepting all and any hate mail coming out of that fiasco…. Moving on to Week 10, we are only four weeks away from…
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Week 9 Start/Sit

Another tough fantasy week as six more teams sit with a bye.  Some pointers on who to start and who to sit in Week 9… One of the better games for fantasy points this week should come from Dallas, where the Vikings visit the Cowboys.  These teams possess two of the worst passing defenses in…
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