Welcome to Week 15. I hope your team is still chasing a championship.
Week 10 is upon us, marking the home stretch of the fantasy regular season.
Welcome to championship week! I hope your club is playing for a title this weekend.
Welcome to Week 15.
Who knew I would have been better off starting Joe Flacco over Drew Brees in Week 13? Go figure.
The fantasy playoffs are at our doorstep. I hope your club is still in the running for a post-season spot.
Welcome to Week 12. It’s time for the annual Thanksgiving column, filled with excruciating turkey-day puns. Prepare to groan.
The theme of most of the Week 10 contests were close games with crazy finishes and spectacular fantasy performances as well.
Welcome to Week 10.
With a large number of teams on a bye in Week 9 (Rams, Dolphins, Giants, Steelers, 49ers and Ravens), there will be... Read more
Week 7 has come and gone and we got to see some great football and some not-so-great football (the Seahawks-Cardinals 6-6 tie... Read more
Can you believe it’s already Week 7 of the season? Time flies when you’re having fun and sometimes when you’re not. Hope... Read more
Week 5 is in the books. New England quarterback Tom Brady seemed to take out his frustration from his suspension on the... Read more
Week 5 marks the long-awaited return of New England quarterback Tom Brady. I also hope it marks the last time I have... Read more
Week 2 has come and gone and the carnage suffered by players and owners alike is beginning to remind me of the... Read more
After suffering through months of hot weather while pondering what could have been for your 2015 fantasy team, the 2016 football season... Read more
I neglected a position in my lineup last week, and it resulted in a playoff loss by a half a point. This... Read more
The playoffs are almost here. Lots of fantasy squads are facing do-or-die matchups this week. Let’s sort through the latest injuries and... Read more
Week 12 of the fantasy football season is upon us, and the injury cavalcade continues.
The latest victims are in Baltimore, with the... Read more
I was preparing to write my usual “it’s championship week, don’t get cute” column to advise everyone to refrain from over-managing their... Read more
Welcome to Week 15! Wow, right when we thought we had this crazy 2014 campaign all figured out, Steelers running back Le’Veon... Read more
Week 14 is upon us! Welcome to the playoffs or the final week of your regular season.
After watching the Browns game... Read more
Welcome to the Thanksgiving edition of the fantasy column! As in the past, this article will be chocked-full of Thanksgiving puns designed... Read more
The “PLAAAYOFFS,” as former NFL coach Jim Mora once called them, are almost upon us in the fantasy realm. Are you officially... Read more
It seems I blinked and it’s suddenly Week 11. We have less than a month remaining until the fantasy playoffs. Here’s hoping... Read more
The Week 10 bye teams are Houston, Indianapolis, Minnesota, New England, San Diego and Washington.
This means that three stud fantasy quarterbacks (Andrew... Read more
With several solid performances and some noteworthy injuries, Week 6 was as entertaining as it was gut-wrenching. We were treated to season-best... Read more
Welcome to Week 5.
With only Miami and Oakland on byes, most fantasy rosters should be fully staffed and ready to go. Let’s... Read more
Welcome to Week 4 — the first of nine bye weeks in 2014. Arizona, Cincinnati, Cleveland, Denver, Seattle and St. Louis will... Read more
The Week 2 injury report reads like a who’s who of the fantasy world. Such notables as Jamaal Charles, A.J. Green, Robert... Read more
Week 1 of the 2014 fantasy season is in the books. Many eyebrow-raising performances took place last week, with such players as... Read more
Welcome to the end of preseason football. Week 1 of the NFL is upon us.
I hope everyone had a great draft. Hey,... Read more
Welcome to Week 15! All leagues are now in the postseason. Congrats to owners in 10-team leagues who won their playoff games... Read more
Welcome to Week 14, the beginning of the postseason in most 10-team leagues and the final game of the regular season in... Read more
Welcome to the annual Thanksgiving edition of the fantasy column. We all have many things to be thankful for, even in the... Read more
With Week 12 upon us, the fantasy playoffs are just around the corner. Before we look at matchups this week, I want... Read more
The carnage continues in the NFL, with such players as Houston running back Arian Foster, Green Bay quarterback Seneca Wallace, Tampa Bay... Read more
We have seen several injuries in the NFL this season, with Green Bay quarterback Aaron Rodgers (collarbone) being the most noteworthy player... Read more
While Week 9 marks the beginning of the second half of the NFL campaign, in fantasy football we now have four to... Read more
Week 7 was an injury-filled stanza of the 2013 season. Such notables as Colts wide receiver Reggie Wayne (ACL) and Rams quarterback... Read more
What a wild Week 5 it was.
I tuned in and saw the final score of the Denver/Dallas game (Denver won, 51-48) and... Read more
Welcome to Week 4 and welcome to the first bye week of the 2013 campaign. Carolina and Green Bay will take the... Read more
Week 2 has come and gone and the stats left in its wake still reverberate throughout the fantasy football world. For example,... Read more
The smoke has cleared from Week 1 of the 2013 NFL campaign.
The Chiefs won (Yes!). Peyton Manning got 43 points for my... Read more
Football fans, your wait is over!
While the unusually warm September days might mislead you, make no mistake … it is now... Read more
Wow, is it REALLY Week 15 already? It just doesn’t seem possible. The fantasy playoffs are underway. It’s time to get it... Read more
Sometimes fantasy forecasting can be a tricky business. Take Week 12 for example. After Denver running back Willis McGahee (MCL) was placed... Read more
Welcome to the Thanksgiving edition of this column — a place where you normally would be bombarded with holiday-related puns.
Well, this... Read more
Week 7 is upon us.
This week Atlanta, Denver, Miami, Philadelphia and San Diego are all on byes. The Chiefs are on a... Read more
Here’s hoping your club is sporting at least a 4-2 record as we enter Week 6. If not, don’t despair. There’s still... Read more
After posting a combined 1-2 record among my fantasy clubs in Week 2, count me among those happy to see Week 3... Read more
Week 1 has come and gone. I hope your club escaped with a W. The opening week was filled with lots of... Read more
Welcome to Week 16, the championship week in most 10-team leagues. Congratulations to those clubs that have made it to their title... Read more
Welcome to Week 15 — a week that marks the beginning of the playoffs in many 12-team leagues, while most 10-team formats... Read more
The bye weeks are now behind us. Good riddance! It’s now time to move into the home stretch of the fantasy season.
First,... Read more
Welcome to Week 11, the FINAL bye week of the 2011 campaign. This week the Colts, Saints, Steelers and Texans help us... Read more
Week 10 is here and we have a slate full of potentially explosive offensive showdowns. Keep in mind, the fantasy playoffs are... Read more
Welcome to Week 9.
Here are a few random thoughts that can be gleaned from Week 8:
Rams running back Steven Jackson is an... Read more
Welcome to a spooky Week 8! I hope you had a great Week 7. Here’s hoping you owned Demarco Murray, Arian Foster... Read more
Before we get started, I would like to humbly apologize for recommending Washington running back Ryan Torain for duty last week. Torain... Read more
Greetings, fantasy owners. Week 4 is upon us. If you’re sporting a 3-0 or 2-1 record, nice job. If your record is... Read more
If you’re one of the many devastated owners of I.R.-bound Chiefs running back Jamaal Charles, step away from the ledge. Yes, losing... Read more
Greetings and welcome to Week 1 of the 2011 NFL season. Thanks to the messy lockout we ALL experienced in the offseason,... Read more
It's time for the epilogue of the 2010 fantasy campaign. Every season we see a trend of promising newcomers and fading veterans,... Read more
Greetings and welcome to Week 17. Huge congrats to those who won championships last week. For those leagues that play their title... Read more
Welcome to Week 16, the last fantasy game for the majority of fantasy leagues around the country. However, some leagues play their... Read more
Week 14 was filled with a number of key fantasy performances and Week 15 should be no different. I hope your fantasy... Read more
Welcome to Week 14. Some leagues are entering the first week of the playoffs while other leagues are playing in their final... Read more
The final weeks of the fantasy regular season are here. Most 10-team leagues will likely wrap up the regular season this week... Read more
Welcome to the Thanksgiving edition of the fantasy column. Here's hoping you have much to give thanks for on this holiday, regardless... Read more
Week 10 has come and gone, taking with it the last of the byes. Good riddance! We are now in the fantasy... Read more
Week 10 is upon us. This week signals the start of the home stretch of the fantasy football regular season. If you're... Read more
Week 8 has come and gone. The football world is now abuzz with such plot lines as the surprise benching of Donovan... Read more
Welcome to Week 8 and our annual Halloween edition. It seems my picks last week held an eerie theme to them, as... Read more
Week 7 marks the midway point in the fantasy football regular season. Here's hoping you're sporting at least a 4-2 record at... Read more
Welcome to Week 6. This week the Bills, Bengals, Cardinals and Panthers are all on a bye.
I don't normally do this,... Read more
Welcome to Week 5. This week Miami, New England, Seattle and Pittsburgh are on byes. Somewhere in fantasyland, there are scores of... Read more
Welcome to Week 3, our last week before the dreaded byes begin. This week there is a full slate of significant fantasy... Read more
Week 1 of the 2010 season was about as memorable as season openers get. From Dallas's demise in D.C. to Detroit's he-caught-it-no-he-didn't... Read more
Throughout a tortuously long, hot summer, with all the measured patience of a 6-year-old on a long car ride ("when are we... Read more
Every passing NFL offseason provides a chance to see familiar faces in brand new places, and 2010 has been no exception. Many... Read more
With as many plot twists as the average daytime serial, the 2009 NFL campaign will be long remembered. It began with Minnesota... Read more
Welcome to Week 17. If you're playing for your league title, congratulations. However, some NFL teams that are playoff-bound could be resting... Read more
The smoke from Week 15 has cleared and Week 16 is here. In many leagues, Week 16 is championship week, while it's... Read more
Welcome to Week 15. I hope your fantasy club is still in the running for that elusive championship. This week holds many... Read more
The fantasy playoffs are upon us! Here's hoping you made it to the post-season. The games over the next few weeks will... Read more
Welcome to Week 11. Here's hoping your Week 10 went better than mine. After seeing last week's "Start 'em" picks take a... Read more
Welcome to Week 10, aka, the beginning of the final month of the fantasy regular season. If your record is below .500,... Read more
We have now reached the halfway point of the NFL regular season, but we're entering the stretch run for the fantasy regular... Read more
Welcome to the Halloween edition of the column. Here's hoping that you have a lot of nice, fantasy-friendly matchups this week, with... Read more