1. Fantasy Football's Top 20 Running Backs For 2010

    If Hard Knocks is on HBO, Madden 11 is available in stores, and Brett Favre is making another comeback, it must be time for fantasy football! Fantasy football has snuck up on us like Rex Ryan’s weight loss...

    Craig Rondinone Written by Craig Rondinone about 4 years ago 129 reads 4 comments

  2. Open Letter to LeBron James: Here is The Perfect Team To Sign With

    Dear LeBron, King, the NBA Playoffs and NBA Draft were overshadowed by the specter of your impending free agency...

    Craig Rondinone Written by Craig Rondinone about 4 years ago 712 reads 2 comments

  3. Thanks For Nothing!: Fantasy Baseball's Ten Biggest Busts of 2010

    Sex and the City 2 and Jonah Hex have not been the only flops this summer. Fantasy baseball has had its fair share as well. We are more than two months into the 2010 baseball season, so its not too early to label certain superstars as busts...

    Craig Rondinone Written by Craig Rondinone about over 4 years ago 335 reads 0 comments

  4. The Toronto Blue Jays' Unlikely Sluggers and Fantasy Heroes

    After Roy Halladay was traded to the Philadelphia Phillies, fantasy baseball owners believed the only Toronto Blue Jays worth having were Adam Lind and Aaron Hill...

    Craig Rondinone Written by Craig Rondinone about over 4 years ago 196 reads 0 comments

  5. New York Jets Offseason Report (Part Two): Upgrades Abound!

    The New York Jets added so many new players and subtracted so many old ones that it takes two columns just to mention everybody! This is the second part of my two-column feature on all the moves the Jets made during their controversial off-season...

    Craig Rondinone Written by Craig Rondinone about over 4 years ago 579 reads 0 comments

  6. New York Jets Off-Season Report (Part One): New Faces, Big Disgraces?

    I am a New York Jets fan. I am also a realist. The two go hand-in-hand like Montana and Rice, Gretzky and Kurri, and peanut butter and jelly...

    Craig Rondinone Written by Craig Rondinone about over 4 years ago 1,190 reads 7 comments

  7. Rot Your Brain: Carlos Zambrano's New Job Has Its Fantasy Perks

    Going from the starting rotation to the bullpen is like going from the penthouse to the outhouse if you are a pitcher—especially when you aren’t even getting a chance to be the closer...

    Craig Rondinone Written by Craig Rondinone about over 4 years ago 157 reads 1 comments

  8. Rot Your Brain: Watching Brad Penny, Javier Vazquez, and Ben Sheets

    You can never have enough starting pitching in baseball, and the same holds true in fantasy baseball. The eyes of the fantasy baseball world are honing in on three veteran starting ...

    Craig Rondinone Written by Craig Rondinone about over 4 years ago 390 reads 4 comments

  9. Rot Your Brain: Will Fantasy Baseball's One-Week Wonders Last?

    One week of the fantasy baseball season is in the books, and if you have Vernon Wells on your team, chances are you are in first place in your league. You cannot put too much stock in the first week of the baseball season...

    Craig Rondinone Written by Craig Rondinone about over 4 years ago 229 reads 0 comments

  10. Rot Your Brain: MLB Fantasy Baseball's Top 15 Designated Hitters

    Fantasy baseball leagues very rarely take fielding into account, so designated hitters can feel right at home, just like they do in the American League...

    Craig Rondinone Written by Craig Rondinone about over 4 years ago 341 reads 0 comments

  11. Rot Your Brain: Fantasy Baseball's Top 30 Third Basemen

    The “hot corner” has always been a home run haven for fantasy baseball owners. Fantasy owners expect power numbers out of their third basemen as much as Suze Orman viewers expect financial advice...

    Craig Rondinone Written by Craig Rondinone about over 4 years ago 452 reads 0 comments

  12. Fantasy Baseball 2010: Top 30 Shortstops

    The shortstop position in fantasy baseball was already shallower than a kiddie pool, and now a tricky thyroid might make it even harder to find a decent shortstop in drafts and auctions...

    Craig Rondinone Written by Craig Rondinone about over 4 years ago 1,948 reads 0 comments

  13. Rot Your Brain: Fantasy Baseball's Top 30 Second Basemen

    Second base is not a fantasy position solely for stolen bases, runs, and batting average. Those days died long ago. Do not be shocked at all of the second basemen with above-average fantasy values this year...

    Craig Rondinone Written by Craig Rondinone about over 4 years ago 346 reads 0 comments

  14. Rot Your Brain: Fantasy Baseball's Top 30 First Basemen

    The first base position in fantasy baseball has more firepower than the New Orleans Saints offense. There is no excuse for your fantasy team not to have a first baseman that can hit 30 home runs and drive in 100 runs...

    Craig Rondinone Written by Craig Rondinone about over 4 years ago 280 reads 0 comments

  15. Rot Your Brain: Fantasy Baseball's Top 30 Catchers for 2010

    Pitchers and catchers have reported for duty in Florida and Arizona, which means it is time to stop thinking about Heidi Montag’s plastic surgeries and start thinking about fantasy baseball...

    Craig Rondinone Written by Craig Rondinone about over 4 years ago 375 reads 1 comments

  16. Some Saints Make It Hard To Root for New Orleans

    Many people are saying that the New Orleans Saints, at least for one weekend, are replacing the Dallas Cowboys as "America’s Team...

    Craig Rondinone Written by Craig Rondinone about over 4 years ago 401 reads 4 comments

  17. Three Reasons Rex Ryan Should Be Applauded for a Job Well-Done

    New York Jets head coach Rex Ryan is a blowhard, looks like he is pregnant, and hardly has the prediction skills of Joe Namath. But the first-year leader proved that not only can he coordinate a defense, he can coach the whole team...

    Craig Rondinone Written by Craig Rondinone about over 4 years ago 617 reads 5 comments

  18. NFL Divisional Playoff Predictions: Tough Roads Ahead for No. 2 Seeds

    One step closer to the Super Bowl, so why quit predicting when I am on a roll? After going 4-0 with my wild-card predictions, I have conferred with the football advisors I trust the most—me, ...

    Craig Rondinone Written by Craig Rondinone about over 4 years ago 1,093 reads 12 comments

  19. Playoff Predictions for the NFL's Wild-Card Weekend

    After watching ESPN’s documentary on the life and times of Jimmy "The Greek," I have become inspired to rub my Drew Brees bobblehead doll (don’t have a crystal ball) and predict which teams will get out of the first round of the NFL playoffs..

    Craig Rondinone Written by Craig Rondinone about over 4 years ago 858 reads 0 comments

  20. Three Reasons the San Diego Chargers Won't Win the Super Bowl

    A month ago, most of the NFL experts had the Indianapolis Colts and New Orleans Saints playing in the Super Bowl. Two weeks ago, most of the same NFL experts had the San Diego Chargers and Philadelphia Eagles playing in the Super Bowl...

    Craig Rondinone Written by Craig Rondinone about over 4 years ago 3,214 reads 138 comments

  21. Rating the AFC Wild-Card Contenders

    The AFC wild-card race is tighter than Anderson Silva’s Muay Thai clinch, and the field is more crowded than a Sarah Palin book signing...

    Craig Rondinone Written by Craig Rondinone about almost 5 years ago 700 reads 4 comments

  22. Chad Ochocinco's Signature Celebration Should Be for Chris Henry

    Even if you are not a Cincinnati Bengals fan, this might be a good week to cheer for a Chad Ochocinco touchdown. The man formerly known as Chad Johnson has blessed us with some of the greatest, ...

    Craig Rondinone Written by Craig Rondinone about almost 5 years ago 863 reads 0 comments

  23. And the NFL's Most Valuable Player Award Goes to...Who?

    Voting for the NFL’s Most Valuable Player is going to be harder than voting on which Kardashian is the most annoying...

    Craig Rondinone Written by Craig Rondinone about almost 5 years ago 334 reads 7 comments

  24. Even Geniuses Make Mistakes: The Bill Belichick Story

    Nobody is perfect, not even the most intelligent people in the world. Robert De Niro has made a couple bad movies, like Stardust and Hide and Seek...

    Craig Rondinone Written by Craig Rondinone about almost 5 years ago 575 reads 3 comments

  25. Fantasy Football By The Numbers: Preseason Predictions Shot Down

    Fantasy football owners and pundits, including this one who fits in both categories, sometimes make mistakes. Fantasy football owners get ideas in their heads. The ideas make sense on paper...

    Craig Rondinone Written by Craig Rondinone about 5 years ago 264 reads 2 comments