Terry Blount

Terry Blount:Bears’ Howard solid pick for Week 16

Welcome to championship week! I hope your club is playing for a title this weekend.

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Terry Blount: KC’s Ware should be solid RB2 vs. porous Oakland defense

Who knew I would have been better off starting Joe Flacco over Drew Brees in Week 13? Go figure.

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With fantasy playoffs looming, Beckham faces tough matchup with Steelers

The fantasy playoffs are at our doorstep. I hope your club is still in the running for a post-season spot.

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Terry Blount: Ajayi, Gore solid running back choices for Thanksgiving weekend

Welcome to Week 12. It’s time for the annual Thanksgiving column, filled with excruciating turkey-day puns. Prepare to groan.

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Terry Blount: Mariota solid pick for Week 11

The theme of most of the Week 10 contests were close games with crazy finishes and spectacular fantasy performances as well.

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Terry Blount: Will Oakland’s Amari Cooper, Michael Crabtree finally be slowed?

With a large number of teams on a bye in Week 9 (Rams, Dolphins, Giants, Steelers, 49ers and Ravens), there will be... Read more

Terry Blount: Is it time for fantasy owners to cut bait on KC's Jeremy Maclin?

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

Terry Blount: Will Chiefs continue to lean on Ware or turn more to Charles at running back?

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

Terry Blount: Tom Brady worth the wait for fantasy owners; Pats tight ends also on rise

Week 5 is in the books. New England quarterback Tom Brady seemed to take out his frustration from his suspension on the... Read more

Terry Blount: DeMarco Murray returning to 2014 form

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

Terry Blount: Rams' Todd Gurley could be poised for breakout game

Week 2 has come and gone and the carnage suffered by players and owners alike is beginning to remind me of the... Read more

Terry Blount: Cowboys' Ezekiel Elliott, Saints receivers should shine in Week 1

After suffering through months of hot weather while pondering what could have been for your 2015 fantasy team, the 2016 football season... Read more

Terry Blount: Don't neglect kicker position on your fantasy football team

I neglected a position in my lineup last week, and it resulted in a playoff loss by a half a point. This... Read more

Terry Blount: Chandler could step up in Gronk's absence

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

Terry Blount: Thomas Rawls to roll in Marshawn Lynch's fantasy football absense

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

Terry Blount: Better take wait-and-see approach with Murray, but play Manning

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

Terry Blount: Lions' Bell ringing up solid numbers

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

Terry Blount: Browns' Haden provides tough test for Colts' Hilton

Week 14 is upon us! Welcome to the playoffs or the final week of your regular season.

After watching the Browns game... Read more

Plenty of football to feast on this Thanksgiving

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

Terry Blount: Don't sleep on Patriots running back Jonas Gray this week

The “PLAAAYOFFS,” as former NFL coach Jim Mora once called them, are almost upon us in the fantasy realm. Are you officially... Read more

Terry Blount: Panthers' Benjamin poised for big day vs. Falcons

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

Terry Blount: Don't start Kyle Orton vs. vaunted Chiefs pass D

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

Terry Blount: Beckham likely to feel void created by Cruz injury

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

Terry Blount: Too early to count out Brady

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

Terry Blount: Options aplenty during first bye week

Welcome to Week 4 — the first of nine bye weeks in 2014. Arizona, Cincinnati, Cleveland, Denver, Seattle and St. Louis will... Read more

Terry Blount: Chiefs' Davis good fantasy option for Week 3

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

Terry Blount: West, Crowell good targets at RB in Week 2

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

Terry Blount: Toby Gerhart poised for solid game, breakout year

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

Blount: Injuries provide opportunities for others

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

Terry Blount: Rams TE Cook should ravage Cardinals defense in Week 14

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

Terry Blount: Plenty of Thanksgiving fantasy football options

Welcome to the annual Thanksgiving edition of the fantasy column. We all have many things to be thankful for, even in the... Read more

Terry Blount: Fantasy tips for a Week 12, postseason run

With Week 12 upon us, the fantasy playoffs are just around the corner. Before we look at matchups this week, I want... Read more

Terry Blount: Start Alex Smith in fantasy vs. Denver

The carnage continues in the NFL, with such players as Houston running back Arian Foster, Green Bay quarterback Seneca Wallace, Tampa Bay... Read more

Blount: Hilton filling in nicely for Wayne in Indy

We have seen several injuries in the NFL this season, with Green Bay quarterback Aaron Rodgers (collarbone) being the most noteworthy player... Read more

Terry Blount: KC's Smith a good bye week replacement in fantasy

While Week 9 marks the beginning of the second half of the NFL campaign, in fantasy football we now have four to... Read more

Terry Blount: Injuries plague players in Week 7

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

Terry Blount: Jags wideouts to impress in garbage time

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

Blount: Bye week brings opportunity

Welcome to Week 4 and welcome to the first bye week of the 2013 campaign. Carolina and Green Bay will take the... Read more

Blount: RGIII's favorite target Garcon worthy of fantasy add

Week 2 has come and gone and the stats left in its wake still reverberate throughout the fantasy football world. For example,... Read more

Terry Blount: Week 2 fantasy football prospects

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

Terry Blount: Fantasy football season is here

Football fans, your wait is over!

While the unusually warm September days might mislead you, make no mistake … it is now... Read more

Fantasy football: Resist urge to over-adjust lineup

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

Fantasy FB: Give Broncos' Stokley a shot against Tampa

Sometimes fantasy forecasting can be a tricky business. Take Week 12 for example. After Denver running back Willis McGahee (MCL) was placed... Read more

Blount: Former Wildcat Brown worth a look at running back

Welcome to the Thanksgiving edition of this column — a place where you normally would be bombarded with holiday-related puns.

Well, this... Read more

Terry Blount: Dark horse running backs worth starting in Week 7

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

Terry Blount: Look for Luck, Jackson to do well this week

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

Fantasy football: Rams tough? Maybe this week

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

Fantasy FB: Has Shanahan picked his running back?

Week 1 has come and gone. I hope your club escaped with a W. The opening week was filled with lots of... Read more

Fantasy FB: Lessons learned in Week 15

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

Fantasy FB: Get teams ready for playoffs

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

Fantasy FB: Johnson only breaks hearts

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

Terry Blount: Tebow a decent fantasy QB

Welcome to Week 11, the FINAL bye week of the 2011 campaign. This week the Colts, Saints, Steelers and Texans help us... Read more

Terry Blount: Texans' RBs deserve a shot

Week 10 is here and we have a slate full of potentially explosive offensive showdowns. Keep in mind, the fantasy playoffs are... Read more

Terry Blount: At least Tebow can take center snap

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

Terry Blount: Give Davis a chance this week

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

Terry Blount: Top Choice at Dallas should be Murray

Before we get started, I would like to humbly apologize for recommending Washington running back Ryan Torain for duty last week. Torain... Read more

Terry Blount: Newton, Fitz are OK at QB

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

Terry Blount: Bills' D tough, but Gronkowski tougher

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

Terry Blount: For starters, let's get Britt into lineup

Greetings and welcome to Week 1 of the 2011 NFL season. Thanks to the messy lockout we ALL experienced in the offseason,... Read more

Column: Bucs' Blount emerges as quality fantasy RB

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

Column: Need a hot QB? How about Bucs' Freeman

Greetings and welcome to Week 17. Huge congrats to those who won championships last week. For those leagues that play their title... Read more

Tebow could be key a fantasy title

Welcome to Week 16, the last fantasy game for the majority of fantasy leagues around the country. However, some leagues play their... Read more

Column: Expect a Bowe rebound

Week 14 was filled with a number of key fantasy performances and Week 15 should be no different. I hope your fantasy... Read more

Column: Won't get fooled again

Welcome to Week 14. Some leagues are entering the first week of the playoffs while other leagues are playing in their final... Read more

Charles, Cassel, Bowe ... start those Chiefs

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

Column: Sanchez may feast on Bengals

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

Column: Bye weeks are over

Week 10 has come and gone, taking with it the last of the byes. Good riddance! We are now in the fantasy... Read more

Column: Start Tampa Bay's Blount

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

Fantasy football: Week 8 drama won't hinder Week 9 performances

Week 8 has come and gone. The football world is now abuzz with such plot lines as the surprise benching of Donovan... Read more

Column: KC tight end might shred Bills

Welcome to Week 8 and our annual Halloween edition. It seems my picks last week held an eerie theme to them, as... Read more

Hitting the fantasy football midpoint

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

Fantasy football: Hate to say I told you so, but ...

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

Fantasy football: Packers wideouts good options

Welcome to Week 5. This week Miami, New England, Seattle and Pittsburgh are on byes. Somewhere in fantasyland, there are scores of... Read more

Fantasy football: Don't retire Favre

Welcome to Week 3, our last week before the dreaded byes begin. This week there is a full slate of significant fantasy... Read more

Column: Go with Vick against the Lions

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

Column: Charles vs. Chargers is good fantasy matchup

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

Column: How will player movement affect fantasy landscape?

Every passing NFL offseason provides a chance to see familiar faces in brand new places, and 2010 has been no exception. Many... Read more

Fantasy hits, misses of 2009

With as many plot twists as the average daytime serial, the 2009 NFL campaign will be long remembered. It began with Minnesota... Read more

Column: Fill key roster spots in week 17

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

Column: Start Bengals' RB

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

Fantasy FB: Rice cooks for Ravens

Welcome to Week 15. I hope your fantasy club is still in the running for that elusive championship. This week holds many... Read more

Column: Charles in charge

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

Column: Don't forget Thanksgiving Day contests

Welcome to Week 12, aka, the eve of the fantasy playoffs. If your team is still in the hunt for a postseason... Read more

Column: Start Big Ben, Rodgers

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

Column: Watch KC's Chambers

Welcome to Week 10, aka, the beginning of the final month of the fantasy regular season. If your record is below .500,... Read more

Column: Down the stretch they come

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

Column: Start Favre aginst Pack

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

Column: Cutler should slice up Bengals defense

Week 6 was filled with its share of fantasy ups and downs. The ups included Tom Brady tossing six touchdown passes, Drew... Read more

Column: Houston may have problem in Benson

Welcome to Week 6. In Week 5 we saw the continuation of many trends: the Vikings, Broncos, Colts and Giants continued to... Read more

Fantasy FB: Flacco a starter

Week 4 of the 2009 campaign had its share of excitement, some expected and some not-so-expected. Minnesota quarterback Brett Favre shredded his... Read more

Parker looks big vs. Chargers

It's Week 4 and the byes are upon us. The Cardinals, Falcons, Panthers and Eagles all have a week off to work... Read more

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