1. 4 First-Round Rookies Who Have Not Helped Fantasy Football Owners At All

    Fantasy football tip No. 961: Just because a player was drafted in the first round does not automatically mean his fantasy value will be first-rate. Some NFL rookies have fantasy impacts immediately...

    Craig Rondinone Written by Craig Rondinone about almost 2 years ago 1,965 reads 5 comments

  2. Fantasy Football Week 4 Rankings: Predicting the Top Point Generators

    It is time to look into my fantasy football crystal ball and see which players will put up the biggest numbers in Week 4...

    Craig Rondinone Written by Craig Rondinone about almost 2 years ago 3,711 reads 3 comments

  3. Fantasy Football Week 3 Start 'Em, Sit 'Em: Musts, Trusts and Busts

    As I a write this column I am watching the New York Giants at Carolina Panthers game and have come to a decision: My firstborn will be named Ramses Barden Rondinone ! Fantasy ...

    Craig Rondinone Written by Craig Rondinone about almost 2 years ago 30,068 reads 90 comments

  4. Fantasy Football Week 2 Start 'Em or Sit 'Em Decisions

    Stop flipping that quarter to decide which running back or wide receiver to use in your fantasy football lineup! You only have a 50-50 chance of the quarter making the correct call...

    Craig Rondinone Written by Craig Rondinone about almost 2 years ago 28,925 reads 188 comments

  5. 5 NFL Fantasy Football Matchups You Must Avoid in Week 1

    The first week of a new NFL season should be one of the easiest weeks to set your fantasy-football lineups...

    Craig Rondinone Written by Craig Rondinone about almost 2 years ago 13,891 reads 57 comments

  6. Fantasy Football 2012: Ranking the Best Fantasy Football Strategies

    Everyone wants to win their fantasy football leagues. The $100 question is how is the best way to go about it? Millions of fantasy football drafts are rapidly approaching, and there are differences of opinion on how to build a championship team...

    Craig Rondinone Written by Craig Rondinone about 2 years ago 14,179 reads 3 comments

  7. Fantasy Football 2012: 3 Kickers to Consider on Draft Day

    A fantasy football team can win a championship without a great kicker, but it certainly does not hurt to have one. Kickers are the low men on the fantasy totem pole...

    Craig Rondinone Written by Craig Rondinone about 2 years ago 21,548 reads 9 comments

  8. Fantasy Football 2012: Late-Round Fliers You Must Take a Chance On

    Fantasy football legends are not born and fantasy football leagues are not won in the early rounds of drafts. The difference between the title teams and the middle-of-the-road teams are the draft picks made in the late rounds...

    Craig Rondinone Written by Craig Rondinone about 2 years ago 3,636 reads 4 comments

  9. Fantasy Football 2012: 3 Players Whose Value Went Up After Week 1 of Preseason

    One week of preseason football down, several players’ fantasy values up. Plenty of fantasy football news came out of the first week of NFL preseason play...

    Craig Rondinone Written by Craig Rondinone about 2 years ago 2,056 reads 0 comments

  10. Fantasy Football: 4 Key Questions Already Answered in NFL Training Camps

    NFL training camps are as important to fantasy football draft preparations as Questlove is to the Roots...

    Craig Rondinone Written by Craig Rondinone about 2 years ago 1,714 reads 4 comments

  11. Fantasy Football 2012: 6 Picks That Will Make You a Draft Day Legend

    Some people dream of being Tom Brady , LeSean McCoy or Larry Fitzgerald . But others, most notably fantasy football owners, dream of being one of the smartest NFL general managers around, like Ozzie Newsome, Ted Thompson or Jerry Reese...

    Craig Rondinone Written by Craig Rondinone about 2 years ago 130 reads 5 comments

  12. Fantasy Football Rankings 2012: All 32 Defenses

    Defense may not win Super Bowls as often as it used to, but it occasionally helps you win fantasy football leagues. Training camps are open, preseason games are around the corner and fantasy owners should be shaping up their cheat sheets...

    Craig Rondinone Written by Craig Rondinone about 2 years ago 17,750 reads 39 comments

  13. Fantasy Football Deep Sleepers Who Will Help You Win Your Pool

    Fantasy football owners have to dig deep like the dudes on Gold Rush for sleepers who can make their teams championship contenders...

    Craig Rondinone Written by Craig Rondinone about 2 years ago 13,802 reads 3 comments

  14. Ranking the Top 5 Boom-or-Bust Fantasy Football Picks of 2012

    In fantasy football there are always going to be what are called boom-or-bust guys. These are players with high upsides and deep downsides. These are the players who could end up in the Pro Bowl or the toilet bowl...

    Craig Rondinone Written by Craig Rondinone about 2 years ago 6,629 reads 4 comments

  15. 5 Fantasy Football Stars Guaranteed to Exceed Expectations in 2012

    One of the ways to win fantasy football leagues is to draft players who end up gaining more yards and scoring more touchdowns than anyone else predicted...

    Craig Rondinone Written by Craig Rondinone about 2 years ago 11,124 reads 8 comments

  16. Who Should Be This Year's First Pick in Fantasy Football?

    Fantasy football owners are probably having passionate debates in barrooms and bathrooms about which player should be the first pick overall in their leagues come late August/early September...

    Craig Rondinone Written by Craig Rondinone about 2 years ago 1,515 reads 40 comments

  17. Why the Buffalo Bills and New England Patriots Defenses Could Be Fantasy Forces

    While fantasy football owners will always take quarterbacks, running backs, wide receivers and tight ends ahead of defenses in their drafts, they still need those sacks, fumbles and shutouts to win their leagues...

    Craig Rondinone Written by Craig Rondinone about 2 years ago 5,247 reads 8 comments

  18. Why Jabar Gaffney and Malcom Floyd Will Not Have Back-to-Back Career Years

    Most receivers do not get better with age like fine wine or Betty White. They lose a step, have a tougher time separating from sticky cornerbacks and get phased out of offenses for receivers with younger, fresher, more explosive legs...

    Craig Rondinone Written by Craig Rondinone about 2 years ago 3,518 reads 6 comments

  19. Predicting the Top 5 Fantasy Football Scorers of 2012 at Each Position

    It is never too early to try to be the Mel Kiper of fantasy football. Can you believe that fantasy-football drafts and auctions are less than two months away? My fantasy baseball ...

    Craig Rondinone Written by Craig Rondinone about 2 years ago 2,896 reads 6 comments

  20. Fantasy Football 2012: Can DeSean Jackson and Vincent Jackson Top 1,000 Yards?

    2012 could be the year of the Jacksons! The Jacksons that are currently touring the nation and singing “ABC” and “Can You Feel It?” are not the ones fantasy football owners are concerned about, though...

    Craig Rondinone Written by Craig Rondinone about 2 years ago 4,860 reads 1 comments

  21. 10 NFL Defensive Ends Who Could Break Double-Digit Sacks in 2012

    NFL teams are always on the lookout for pass-rushing defensive ends, and fantasy football owners are on the same search...

    Craig Rondinone Written by Craig Rondinone about 2 years ago 10,664 reads 5 comments

  22. Fantasy Football 2012: 8 Players Who Are Risky Propositions

    When you are a fantasy football owner, you know going in that every draft pick you make and every waiver wire you take has risk attached to them. There is always risk in fantasy football...

    Craig Rondinone Written by Craig Rondinone about 2 years ago 3,149 reads 6 comments

  23. 4 Picks Fantasy Football Owners Will Regret Sooner Rather Than Later

    All fantasy football owners have made some draft picks they regret. If you are a longtime fantasy owner, you have made picks you wish you could have back...

    Craig Rondinone Written by Craig Rondinone about 2 years ago 1,696 reads 3 comments

  24. Ten Shades of Terrible: NFL Players Whose Fantasy Values Will Be Minimal in 2012

    The best-selling novel Fifty Shades of Grey , which sounds as erotic as a Baltimore-Pittsburgh football game is violent, has been dominating the book-buying scene for several weeks now...

    Craig Rondinone Written by Craig Rondinone about 2 years ago 1,644 reads 3 comments

  25. Fantasy Football 2012: The 3 Biggest Developing Stories Heading out of OTAs

    Sometimes winning fantasy football leagues is not all about how you manage your team during the NFL ’s regular season. Sometimes it means paying attention to what is happening during the offseason...

    Craig Rondinone Written by Craig Rondinone about 2 years ago 1,295 reads 0 comments