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Fantasy Football 5 Up, 5 Down: Will Fuller
With six teams on a bye this week (again), finding a solid starting lineup can be tough for fantasy owners as we get ready for Week 9. Add in injuries to a number of skill players and deciding who to play where is going to be a challenge. However,...
Sarah Lewis
2 weeks ago
Both the Oakland Raiders and the Miami Dolphins will be looking to get back on track when they meet down in South Florida for “Sunday Night Football.”   The Raiders (3-5) lost to the Bills 34-14 on the road last Sunday. Oakland...
Antwan Staley
2 weeks ago
Kirk Cousins
CenturyLink Field has been the home of some wild finishes in its 15 years of existence. Last Sunday, was the latest chapter as the Seattle Seahawks (5-2) rallied to defeat the Houston Texans 41-38 in a good, old-fashioned Wild West shootout....
Scott Whittum
2 weeks ago
Ezekiel Elliott
Thanks to a temporary stay granted by a federal court Friday morning, Dallas will have star running back Ezekiel Elliott on Sunday for its home game against Kansas City in the latest development involving his on-again, off-again six-game...
John Gworek
2 weeks ago
Will Fuller: Wide Receiver Rankings Week 9
Week 9 of the fantasy football season is here and it’s the last of the big (read: six teams) bye weeks, which dilutes the wide receiver pool (and rankings) somewhat.   Last week we saw the apparent fantasy demise of both Terrelle...
Chris Meyers
2 weeks ago
Todd Gurley: Running Back Rankings Week 9
With Le’Veon Bell on a bye this week, the Week 9 fantasy running back rankings look quite different. However, an unexpected development leaves us with a guy in the No. 1 spot we didn’t think would play – Ezekiel Elliott....
Michael Horvath
2 weeks ago
Drew Stanton
Arizona takes on San Francisco Sunday afternoon in Levi’s Stadium in a matchup of teams in similar circumstances. The NFC West rivals are struggling to win games (Cardinals are 3-4, 49ers 0-8), are dealing with injuries to several key players...
Matt Josephs
2 weeks ago
Jameis Winston
Streaking NFC South teams are set to meet on Sunday when Tampa Bay pays New Orleans a visit. The Buccaneers are going in the wrong direction, losers of four straight after falling 17-3 at home to the Panthers. The offense continued its inconsistent...
John La Fleur
2 weeks ago
Blake Bortles
Fantasy owners with their eye on the playoffs received a brutal blow Thursday afternoon when the news broke that Deshaun Watson tore his ACL in practice. The initial reports were just that he hurt his knee, but it wasn't serious. However, that...
Sarah Lewis
2 weeks ago
DraftKings and FanDuel Best Lineups for Week 9: Jameis Winston
Here are your Week 9 Daily Fantasy Football (DFS) core and value plays, and let’s just hope this week goes (much) better than last week. When it comes to DFS, a bad week (or weeks) is bound to happen, and Week 8 was one of those in which...
Chris Meyers
2 weeks ago
Deshaun Watson: Quarterback Rankings Week 9
After Deshaun Watson tore his ACL in practice on Thursday, fantasy owners were in a bind. The promising, potential rookie of the year that was leading fantasy teams to the playoffs was now out for the rest of the season. His replacement, Tom...
Sarah Lewis
2 weeks ago
Brett Hundley, Green Bay Packers
Quarterback play in the NFL has been a huge mixed bag so far this season, but we were treated to a taste of the future in the Houston/Seattle game. Deshaun Watson and Russell Wilson went pass for pass in the best game of the season. The future is...
Matt Josephs
2 weeks ago
Jimmy Graham: Tight End Rankings Week 9
With six teams on a bye this week, it can be tricky trying to find the right tight end to start for your fantasy team in Week 9, especially if you own Rob Gronkowski or Kyle Rudolph. Fortunately there are some names out there who should be...
Michael Horvath
2 weeks ago
Dallas Cowboys: NFL Picks for Week 9
Six teams are on bye once again in Week 9, but that doesn’t mean the smaller slate of NFL games lacks in terms of intrigue. Almost half of the 13 games are divisional matchups and the two cross-conference pairings could be the most...
Athlon Sports
2 weeks ago
Tyrod Taylor
Before the season, this looked like one of the worst games on the always-mediocre Thursday night schedule. Most would have agreed with you if you predicted that the Bills and Jets wouldn’t combine to win eight games in the entire season....
John Gworek
3 weeks ago
NFL Power Rankings: Russell Wilson
The week that was in the NFL started with a runaway, had some thrillers on Sunday and ended with a bit of a whimper on Monday night. Throw in a bunch of byes and there weren’t a ton of major moves up or down the ladder on the field. An...
Bryan Fischer
3 weeks ago
Waiver Wire Week 9: Marlon Mack
As fantasy owners deal with six more teams on a bye in Week 9 and the injuries keep piling up, the waiver wire becomes more and more useful. It is near the point of the season where fantasy owners should know what the dead weight on their roster is...
Sarah Lewis
3 weeks ago
Monday Night Football: Alex Smith
The Week 8 finale tonight features two division rivals on different, yet for the moment, similar paths. The Broncos (3-3) started out the 2017 campaign with hard-fought, AFC West wins over the Raiders and Chargers that paired nicely with a 25-point...
Jake Rose
3 weeks ago
Ezekiel Elliott
Talk about a sophomore slump. It took the whole NFL regular season last year for young Dallas Cowboys stars Dak Prescott and Ezekiel Elliott to pile up three losses. The rookies thrashed opposing defenses, earned fans’ respect for “...
Tom Bowles
3 weeks ago
Week 8 Fantasy Football Injury Updates: Emmanuel Sanders
It’s a good news, bad news situation for fantasy owners as it relates to the injury report for Week 8. The good news it it’s short. The bad news is that’s because six teams are on bye, so any injuries make filling out a complete...
Sarah Lewis
3 weeks ago
Sunday Night Football: Le'Veon Bell
Since an ugly overtime loss to Chicago, Pittsburgh has won three of four. Meanwhile, Detroit has lost three of four since a 2–0 start. That doesn’t bode well for the home team when the Steelers and Lions meet Sunday night at Ford Field...
John Gworek
3 weeks ago
Russell Wilson
Football fans are going to be in for a treat on Sunday afternoon watching quarterbacks Russell Wilson and Deshaun Watson face off at CenturyLink Field as the Seattle Seahawks (4-2) host the Houston Texans (3-3). These two teams last met back in...
Scott Whittum
3 weeks ago
The NFL continues their expansion of the brand and the product Sunday morning as the Minnesota Vikings take on the Cleveland Browns. For the second straight week the scene will be Twickenham Stadium in London in front of 70,0000-plus fans. The...
Matt Josephs
3 weeks ago
Fantasy Football 5 Up, 5 Down: Matt Ryan
Fantasy owners may have a hard time finding players they feel confident in to fill their lineups this week. Plenty of injuries are affecting fantasy owners, plus the additional challenge of having six teams on a bye is tough. Spoiler alert: six...
Sarah Lewis
3 weeks ago
Carlos Hyde
The NFL wheels keep spinning and this weekend's weather for the Week 8 slate could be a factor on the East Coast. Rain is in the forecast for a lot of places so that's something to consider when handicapping these games.   People...
Matt Josephs
3 weeks ago

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