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T.Y. Hilton
As has been the case for several weeks now, the fantasy wide receiver injury report is too long to fit into one article, and Week 9 is no exception in that respect. While the early game names to know are covered here, there are plenty of key...
Sarah Lewis
8 months ago
Brandon Marshall
Week 8 was brutal in terms of injuries, so that leads to a long fantasy injury report for Week 9. Check out the quarterbacks and tight ends as well as the running backs, but the wide receiver list is so long, it needed to be broken up into two...
Sarah Lewis
8 months ago
Todd Gurley
Don't look now but the St. Louis Rams (4-3) are in second place in the NFC West. The Rams have won three of their last four games and are 3-0 against division opponents. Minnesota (5-2) also is in second place in the NFC North. The Vikings...
Jason Hall
8 months ago
Tyrod Taylor
Sunday will be the 100th regular season meeting between the Miami Dolphins and the Buffalo Bills. Both teams enter this AFC East matchup with a 3-4 record and fighting to remain in the wild-card race. After Dan Campbell won his first two games...
Antwan Staley
8 months ago
As few as three weeks ago, it would have been impossible for fans to imagine Green Bay’s visit to Charlotte as a must-win for the Packers. Aaron Rodgers and his mates looked to be the presumptive NFC Super Bowl representative, and while the...
Michael Bradley
8 months ago
It seems the Oakland Raiders have had the Pittsburgh Steelers' number in recent seasons. Since 2006, when the Silver and Black lost a franchise-record 14 games, the Raiders have defeated the Steelers four out of five times. This...
Marky Billson
8 months ago
The undefeated New England Patriots welcome the Washington Redskins (3-4) Sunday hoping to cap off the first half of their season with a perfect 8-0 record. The Patriots had an extended break following last Thursday's win over divisional...
Mike Dussault
8 months ago
As dreadfully as this season has started for Tennessee, there is a glimmer of hope. Tennessee is only 2.5 games behind the leader of the AFC South, clearly the weakest division in the NFL. If the Titans still harbor any delusions of reaching...
John La Fleur
8 months ago
DeAngelo Williams
After the bloodbath that was Week 8, we are treated with six teams on bye for Week 9 of the fantasy season. It's a struggle to fill your roster with healthy players, forget about healthy players with good matchups. However, we do look each...
Sarah Lewis
8 months ago
Adrian Peterson
It’s that wonderful time of the week again to peer into my magical crystal ball and instead of the it giving me winning lottery numbers, it just gives me outrageous and sometimes hilarious fantasy predictions. This week though it...
Michael Horvath
8 months ago
Jimmy Fallon is back at it, making fun of football players set to face off in the upcoming Sunday night game.  The Eagles-Cowboys matchup is always one to watch, and on "The Tonight Show," it'll be hard to see these players...
Jasmine Watkins
8 months ago
Emmanuel Sanders
Some big-name and highly drafted fantasy wide receivers and tight ends came up with nice games in Week 8, while some others either floundered or continued to disappoint. How accurate was my advice along these lines? Good Calls: Start...
Michael Horvath
8 months ago
Mark Ingram
Week 8 was not a kind one injury wise to fantasy running backs. But how wise was start/sit advice you ask? Let’s take a look. Good Calls: Start Mark Ingram (11.9 fantasy points) – He’s even better in PPR and now he...
Michael Horvath
8 months ago
Andrew Luck
Welcome to Week 9’s start/sit fantasy advice for quarterbacks and defense/special teams (DSTs). But first I know you’re really interested to see how I did last week, so let’s take a look shall we. Good Calls: Start...
Michael Horvath
8 months ago
The undefeated 7-0 Cincinnati Bengals host the 2-6 Cleveland Browns on "Thursday Night Football," with the Bengals looking to continue their best start in franchise history. Last week was one of their toughest tests to date, as they...
Mike Dussault
8 months ago
We are down to four NFL teams who have yet to lose a game and the debate is raging on as to their power rankings. We can all agree that the New England Patriots are No. 1 and they may not necessarily be the most talented of the group. I'm...
Matt Josephs
8 months ago
Philip Rivers
Thankfully, Week 8 is over for fantasy owners. For the most part, quarterbacks came through unscathed. The Week 9 matchups are tough to predict, especially with six (that's right SIX!) teams on bye. For example, Andy Dalton has a good...
Sarah Lewis
8 months ago
The Denver Broncos did show that they are one of the best fantasy DSTs in the league in Week 8, when they shut down Aaron Rodgers and the Green Bay Packers. However, they "drop" to the No. 2 DST this week for their Sunday night matchup...
Sarah Lewis
8 months ago
Matt Bryant
After weeks atop the fantasy kicker rankings, Stephen Gostkowski drops all the way to No. 2 this week. The San Francisco 49ers are falling apart and the Atlanta Falcons need a win. They are going to go to San Francisco and score...
Sarah Lewis
8 months ago
Vernon Davis
So it’s true that this is Rob Gronkowski's world and we are just living in it. Especially when it comes to fantasy football and ranking tight ends. You know that Gronk is No. 1, but that’s not why you’re reading this...
Michael Horvath
8 months ago
Stevie Johnson
Plenty of teams are on bye this week and some fantasy wide receivers' values will rocket up after the news of Keenan Allen's injury. Two such names are Allen's teammates — Malcom Floyd and Stevie Johnson. I won't spend...
Chris Meyers
8 months ago
Odell Beckham Jr.
Between injuries and the fact six teams are on bye, plenty of new blood will be starting at running back and wide receiver this week. Because of this some owners may be dealing with questions like — should you start Jeremy...
Chris Meyers
8 months ago
The NFL is in full swing, and the competition off the field among fans is nearly as heated as the competition on the field on game day. The Athlon Sports Pro Football Experts Club presented by New Era gives you the...
John Gworek
8 months ago
Ken Whisenhunt
After a 3-20 record less than two seasons into his tenure, the Tennessee Titans decided to fire head coach Ken Whisenhunt on Tuesday morning. Assistant head coach/tight ends coach Mike Mularkey will serve as the Titans' interim head coach for...
Antwan Staley
8 months ago
DeAngelo Williams
If we thought Week 7 was bad with fantasy owners losing Arian Foster, Week 8 was a nightmare. The NFL lost one of its most dynamic running backs in Le’Veon Bell for the season, and Bears stable back Matt Forte got dinged up as well. Forte...
Chris Meyers
8 months ago

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