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By this point in the fantasy season the running back landscape usually bears no resemblance to the preseason rankings. Injuries, depth chart changes and other various factors seem to affect RBs more than any other position in fantasy. Owners often...
Michael Horvath
1 month ago
Julian Edelman
As the fantasy playoffs approach, it's more important than ever to grab those last few wins. Nobody wants to be left on the outside looking in because of a dud two-point performance. Make sure to check your lineup before the games start and put...
Michael Horvath
1 month ago
Kirk Cousins
Bye weeks in the NFL are starting to wrap up, with just six teams on bye over the next three weeks, which is music to the ears of many fantasy owners. For quarterback purposes, the only relevant players that are off in Week 11 are Matt Ryan and...
Michael Horvath
1 month ago
NFL Thursday Night Football Schedule 2016
For years, fans were tired of waiting until Sunday each week to get a taste of pro football action. The NFL has responded in recent years by creating a full slate of Thursday Night Football games, on TV and online. These games will be aired on...
Andrew Dellapina
2 months ago
DeAndre Hopkins
I guess I have to come to terms with the fact that Dallas is a good team. I've tried to fade the Cowboys several times this year and that has not worked out well for me. Their defense may not be great, but when you can run the ball and drain...
Matt Josephs
2 months ago
New Orleans enters Thursday night's game following a crushing defeat at home. Victory seemed nearly secured following Drew Brees’ 32-yard touchdown pass to Brandin Cooks to tie the score with less than a minute and a half remaining....
John La Fleur
2 months ago
Delanie Walker
Normally Rob Gronkowski would be far and away the No.1 fantasy tight end for Week 11 based on the matchup with San Francisco. However, Gronkowski reportedly suffered a punctured lung in Sunday night’s game against Seattle, putting his...
Michael Horvath
2 months ago
Jordy Nelson
Only four teams on bye in Week 11, but the wide receiver position will be missing one of the best in Julio Jones, as well as several other top fantasy options in Demaryius Thomas, Emmanuel Sanders and Brandon Marshall. However, there is still...
Chris Meyers
2 months ago
Julian Edelman
Week 10 of the fantasy football season certainly finished with a bang didn’t it? I mean could you have asked for anymore production from the running back position? In all honesty Ezekiel Elliot was one of my least favorite players since I...
Chris Meyers
2 months ago
Cameron Wake
Arizona has recorded at least one sack on defense in every game so far this season, which is something a fantasy owner looks for from their defense/special teams (DST) unit. After not allowing an opposing DST to score double-digit fantasy points (...
Sarah Lewis
2 months ago
Cairo Santos
Adam Vinatieri has the second-most fantasy points among all kickers, and the guy in the No. 1 spot (Matt Bryant) is on bye in Week 11. The Packers/Titans game in Week 10 was high scoring, and with the Colts’ defense struggling, it is possible...
Sarah Lewis
2 months ago
Tom Brady
Tom Brady was the top-ranked fantasy quarterback for Week 10, however, he didn't throw a touchdown (thanks, LeGarrette Blount) and he threw his first interception of the season. The good news is that New England faces San Francisco this Sunday...
Sarah Lewis
2 months ago
Le'Veon Bell
With David Johnson, Le’Veon Bell, Ezekiel Elliot and DeMarco Murray all playing so well, trying to figure out which one will be the No. 1 fantasy running back for Week 11 is rather tricky. It really boils down to matchups, and since Bell is...
Michael Horvath
2 months ago
The NFL season is more than halfway over, 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 ...
John Gworek
2 months ago
There are still seven weeks to go in the NFL regular season, but it will take a lot for any upcoming Sunday to match what Week 10 had to offer. There were furious finishes in Carolina, New Orleans and Pittsburgh, Fantastic fourth quarters in...
Athlon Sports
2 months ago
Martellus Bennett
Week 10 was a week with the highest of expectations for me, and I loved the matchups, pricing, and everything about this daily fantasy football slate. Some of the value picks hit (Eli Rogers and Stefon Diggs) but there was plenty of disappointing...
Chris Meyers
2 months ago
Greatest NFL Players at Every Jersey Number, 00 to 99
Who is the greatest NFL player to ever wear their uniform number? We run down the best of the best, from 00-99.   00 – Jim Otto, C, Oakland (1960-74) Double Zero was history’s only All-AFL center. That’s right...
Athlon Sports
2 months ago
Ezekiel Elliott
After all that talk about ratings and drama and suspensions and injuries, the NFL finally delivered its best weekend yet. Whether it was classics like the Steelers/Cowboys, Patriots/Seahawks or a half dozen others, it was a great slate of games...
Bryan Fischer
2 months ago
Cam Newton
Week 10 of the fantasy football season has come and gone and the superstars seem to have returned for the most part. With only three weeks before fantasy playoffs owners do NOT want to be panicking right now. There are several players this week...
Chris Meyers
2 months ago
Week 11 brings another four teams on a bye (Atlanta Falcons, Denver Broncos, New York Jets, San Diego Chargers) and another week of fantasy owners scrambling for players to fill in their rosters. With some injuries (Rob Gronkowski)...
Sarah Lewis
2 months ago
Odell Beckham
The New York Giants (5-3) will welcome the Cincinnati Bengals (3-4-1) to MetLife Stadium tonight to wrap up an exciting Week 10 in the NFL. The Giants are riding high on a three-game winning streak after defeating division foe Philadelphia 28-23...
Rob McVey
2 months ago
Pete Carroll
More than 100 million people remember shouting at their televisions a little more than 21 months ago when Seahawks quarterback Russell Wilson didn’t turn around to hand the ball off to Marshawn Lynch, and instead threw an ill-advised pass...
Bryan Fischer
2 months ago
Carson Palmer
Arizona returns from a much-needed bye week, as the defending NFC West champions currently sit at 3-4-1 on the season. The Cardinals have been a roller-coaster ride of a team to watch as they have had flashes of brilliance along with some very...
Scott Whittum
2 months ago
Ben Roethlisberger
The top two NFL franchises when it comes to the number of Lombardi Trophies on the shelf meet on Sunday in a battle between the hottest team in the NFC and potentially one of the best in the AFC. If the historical highlights are not enough to get...
Bryan Fischer
2 months ago
Melvin Gordon
Just a month ago, things were quite different for both the Miami Dolphins and the San Diego Chargers. Miami began the season with a 1-4 record and many thought the Dolphins were one of the worst teams in the NFL. Since then, the Dolphins have won...
Antwan Staley
2 months ago

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