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HOUSTON • Inside the Locker Room With Jerome Solomon of the Houston Chronicle What are the chances that Arian Foster can repeat his elite 2010 season? One key to Foster’s breakout season was the hands-on offseason work from Texans running...
Athlon Sports
2 years ago
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SAN DIEGO • Inside the Locker Room With Bernie Wilson of the Associated Press Were the fantasy expectations too high for Ryan Mathews last season? No. He came in as the heir apparent to LaDainian Tomlinson after leading the nation in...
Athlon Sports
2 years ago
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DENVER • Inside the Locker Room With Jim Armstrong of the Denver Post Is there another receiver outside of Brandon Lloyd worth drafting? Memo to fantasy leaguers considering a Broncos wide receiver not named Brandon Lloyd: Enter at your own...
Athlon Sports
2 years ago
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DALLAS • Inside the Locker Room With Charean Williams of the Fort Worth Star-Telegram Is Dez Bryant's possible reward worth the risk? Bryant needed the offseason more than any other player on the Cowboys. He was hurt all season as a rookie...
Athlon Sports
2 years ago
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NEW ENGLAND • Inside the Locker Room With Shalise Manza Young of the Boston Globe Over/under: Wes Welker catches 100 passes in 2011. Under — but not by much. After three straight seasons with 111 or more receptions, Welker had a still-...
Athlon Sports
2 years ago
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We take a look at the pros and cons of the eight new head coaches for the 2011 NFL season and what it all means for your fantasy football teams this season. CAROLINA PANTHERS Ron Rivera Pros: Rivera has spent his entire NFL career either...
Athlon Sports
2 years ago
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Yes, the NFL lockout has hindered their progress, but we still expect these 12 rookies to make an impact in some way, shape or form in 2011. 1. Mark Ingram, RB, New Orleans Saints have a crowded backfield, but Ingram is the best all-around...
Steven Lassan
2 years ago
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We posed the question to those who write about the 32 NFL teams: Which player’s fantasy value, positively or negatively, is affected the most thanks to the lockout? Read what the NFC writers said before making that draft pick. See what the AFC...
Athlon Sports
2 years ago
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We posed the question to those who write about the 32 NFL teams: Which player’s fantasy value, positively or negatively, is affected the most thanks to the lockout? Read what the AFC writers said before making that draft pick. See what the NFC...
Athlon Sports
2 years ago
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CLEVELAND • Inside the Locker Room With Pat McManamon of Fox Sports Ohio What does a healthy Montario Hardesty mean for Peyton Hillis? Hillis was one of the surprise players in the NFL in 2010, but he was a favorite of former head coach Eric...
Athlon Sports
2 years ago
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OAKLAND • Inside the Locker Room With Bay Area NFL Correspondent Eric Gilmore Was Darren McFadden’s 2010 season merely a fluke or a sign of things to come? McFadden’s breakout season was a sign of things to come, assuming he can stay healthy...
Athlon Sports
2 years ago
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MINNESOTA • Inside the Locker Room With Jeremy Fowler of the St. Paul Pioneer Press Who will be the biggest beneficiary of new coordinator Bill Musgrave’s West Coast system? Adrian Peterson. With a new quarterback, the Vikings will rely on...
Athlon Sports
2 years ago
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KANSAS CITY • Inside the Locker Room With Kent Babb of the Kansas City Star What are the expectations for Tony Moeaki this season? Is he more than a bye-week replacement in 2011? Moeaki showed flashes last year of becoming one of the NFL’s...
Athlon Sports
2 years ago
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CINCINNATI • Inside the Locker Room With Kevin Goheen, Freelance Writer What does the new offensive system do to Cedric Benson’s value? Does Bernard Scott have a bigger role under coach Jay Gruden? With the expected inexperience at...
Athlon Sports
2 years ago
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BALTIMORE • Inside the Locker Room with Aaron Wilson of the Carroll County Times Anquan Boldin posted his worst totals in catches and yards since 2004. Will his production return to its normal levels? It’s unlikely that he'll generate...
Athlon Sports
2 years ago
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TAMPA BAY • Inside the Locker Room With Rick Stroud of the St. Petersburg Times Can we expect even better results from Mike Williams after his solid rookie season? It’s hard to imagine Williams being more productive in his second season. His...
Athlon Sports
2 years ago
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NEW ORLEANS • Inside the Locker Room With Jeff Duncan of the New Orleans Times-Picayune Will there be a lead running back in 2011, or do you expect another committee? I expect Mark Ingram to become the primary ball-carrier — eventually. You...
Athlon Sports
2 years ago
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SEATTLE • Inside the Locker Room With freelance writer Dan Raley Mike Williams was able to make a comeback in Seattle with his former USC coach Pete Carroll. Should fantasy players be concerned that this was just a one-year wonder situation...
Athlon Sports
2 years ago
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TENNESSEE • Inside the Locker Room With Nathan Rush of Athlon Sports Chris Johnson seemed skittish at the line of scrimmage last year. What changed from 2009 to ’10, and do you expect a return to fantasy dominance? After scoring a 76-yard...
Athlon Sports
2 years ago
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CAROLINA • Inside the Locker Room With Scott Fowler of the Charlotte Observer Is Cam Newton the Week 1 starter? Probably not. Rivera knows that he and Newton will forever be linked — each a rookie in a critical year in 2011. So it stands to...
Athlon Sports
2 years ago
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SAN FRANCISCO • Inside the Locker Room With Bay Area NFL Correspondent Eric Gilmore We all know Frank Gore’s injury history. So is it Anthony Dixon or Kendall Hunter to take as the handcuff? At this point, Dixon would likely have the slight...
Athlon Sports
2 years ago
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  JACKSONVILLE • Inside the Locker Room With Tania Ganguli of the Florida Times-Union How much of an issue is Maurice Jones-Drew’s knee?  His trainer, Pete Bommarito, says there’s no reason Jones-Drew won’t return to full...
Athlon Sports
2 years ago
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DETROIT • Inside the Locker Room With John Niyo of the Detroit News Can Matt Stafford finally put his injury issues behind him and start a full season? There’s a misconception that the Lions’ offensive line is directly responsible for...
Athlon Sports
2 years ago
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ATLANTA • Inside the Locker Room With Jeff Duncan of the New Orleans Times-Picayune Do you see Michael Turner getting the same 325-plus carry workload this season? If things go as planned, the Falcons should be playing with a lot of leads...
Athlon Sports
2 years ago
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ST. LOUIS • Inside the Locker Room With Jim Thomas of the St. Louis Post-Dispatch Outside of Steven Jackson and Sam Bradford, we can’t differentiate which Rams WRs and TEs to draft. Help.* I don’t think there’s any doubt that Danny Amendola...
Athlon Sports
2 years ago

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