1. Fantasy Football Composite Quarterback Rankings

    Everyone seems to love their composite rankings. Composite, you ask? The following list of 35 quarterbacks was developed by combining rankings from CBS Sportsline.com, ESPN.com, Foxsports...

    John Zaktansky Written by John Zaktansky about 4 years ago 3,790 reads 1 comments

  2. In-Progress 2010 Mock Redraft By Chinstrapninjas.com: Round Six

    The ongoing mock draft at www.chinstrapninjas.com has been garnering plenty of attention and comments as we weave through the rounds. Some crazy picks and unorthodox moves have defined this draft...

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  3. Draft Domination: 2010 Fantasy Football Composite Running Back Rankings

    You loved them during baseball draft preparation time, so we thought we would bring them back just in time for your football drafts. It’s composite positional rankings...

    John Zaktansky Written by John Zaktansky about 4 years ago 1,552 reads 0 comments

  4. The X's and O's of Fantasy Football: A Beginner's Guide For 2010

    Once upon a time, a young person’s place in the grand scheme of things wasn’t determined by the number of Silly Bandz owned or how many friends he/she had on Facebook. Hard to imagine, I know...

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  5. Hot Players In Fantasy Baseball Trade Deadline Deals

    Nervous about the trade deadline in your fantasy baseball league? Don’t be. The Chinstrap Ninjas have you covered. Be sure to start by checking out my 10 tips to pull off the perfect fantasy baseball trade deadline deal...

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  6. 10 Tips For Making The Perfect Fantasy Baseball Trading Deadline Deal

    If you haven’t already noticed, this is a hard time of year to make trades in fantasy baseball circles. About as hard as finding snowmen in the Sahara...

    John Zaktansky Written by John Zaktansky about 4 years ago 539 reads 2 comments

  7. 2010 Positional Strategy: Foolproof Guide To Drafting Fantasy Defense

    Had my first experience the other day watching the television show Dog Whisperer. Realized fairly quickly that the show was less about rehabilitating dogs and more about addressing the idiosyncrasies of their owners...

    John Zaktansky Written by John Zaktansky about 4 years ago 1,227 reads 1 comments

  8. 2010 Mock Redraft As It Happens, With Commentary: Round 4

    Three rounds done in our redraft mock draft (check them out here: Round 1, Round 2, Round 3), and there definitely have been some surprises along the way. Do things quiet down in Round 4? … 4...

    John Zaktansky Written by John Zaktansky about 4 years ago 446 reads 0 comments

  9. 2010 Fantasy Football Redraft Mock Draft in Progress With Commentary

    What is early August without a good mock or two? The writers and friends at chinstrapninjas threw together a slow mock draft at our message boards...

    John Zaktansky Written by John Zaktansky about 4 years ago 1,449 reads 0 comments

  10. Fantasy Football: Three-Step Strategy to Drafting a Kicker In 2010

    One of the biggest gimmicks ever created, and one my own personal pet peeves, involves dog food. Gourmet dog food. You know…the dog food that looks healthy enough for humans...

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  11. Brett Favre: His Potential Retirement and Fantasy Ripple Effect

    Seems that people are wondering what would happen to the Minnesota Vikings in terms of fantasy value if Brett Favre rides his Snapper riding mower off into the sunset. The concept is pretty easy to visualize...

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  12. 2010 Running Back Redraft Rankings, Player Capsules and Sleepers

    Hotdogs or hamburgers? Cats or dogs? Paper or plastic? Why do people feel the need to debate in twos? Why do fantasy “experts” seem to think that the top overall draft ...

    John Zaktansky Written by John Zaktansky about 4 years ago 734 reads 0 comments

  13. Potential MLB Trade Deadline Moves and Fantasy Implications

    Ever watch a row of dominoes fall, one after the other. It all starts with an ever-slight nudge on the first domino, and suddenly the chain reaction begins. Domino knocks down domino until there are no more dominoes left standing...

    John Zaktansky Written by John Zaktansky about 4 years ago 215 reads 0 comments

  14. 2010 Fantasy Football Redraft Rankings, Player Capsules: Wide Receivers

    Once upon a time, wide receivers were as exciting in fantasy circles as a rubber band. But the world just keeps evolving. The realm of rubber bands have been revolutionized by the silly band...

    John Zaktansky Written by John Zaktansky about 4 years ago 2,799 reads 5 comments

  15. Buy-Low Special? Assessing Young Pitchers and Increased Workloads

    Some call it fantasy baseball karma. Others call it choking. It’s more a matter of good old-fashioned stamina, or lack thereof...

    John Zaktansky Written by John Zaktansky about 4 years ago 569 reads 1 comments

  16. 2010 Tight End Redraft Rankings With Running Commentary

    Typically as top-heavy as Dolly Parton standing on a pogostick, the 2010 tight end class is looking a lot less busty these days. And that’s a good thing...

    John Zaktansky Written by John Zaktansky about 4 years ago 265 reads 0 comments

  17. 2010 Fantasy Football Quarterback Re-Draft Rankings With Commentary

    Every fantasy magazine, every fantasy football website and every person who plays fantasy football has them. Rankings. Based off opinions of where guys will finish in terms of production and when to take them in drafts or compare players in trades...

    John Zaktansky Written by John Zaktansky about 4 years ago 809 reads 2 comments

  18. Second-Half Buy-Low Fantasy Baseball Candidates You Need To Know

    You know the Monday morning routine. The alarm clock rings, again, and you hit the snooze button. A busy, fun, relaxing weekend seems more a dream than a past reality, and that alarm clock is trying to disturb that dream...

    John Zaktansky Written by John Zaktansky about 4 years ago 1,898 reads 0 comments

  19. Dear Brett Favre...: Suggestions Before Your Big 2010 Decision

    Dear Brett Favre, Hello. Remember me? I was the one wearing the green and gold No. 4 jersey in October of 2006 when you played the Eagles at Lincoln Financial...

    John Zaktansky Written by John Zaktansky about 4 years ago 436 reads 2 comments

  20. 2010 Fantasy Baseball Bold Predictions Revisited

    For fantasy baseball aficionados, the All-Star break is truly a break. No worries for a few days about setting lineups or players getting injured (unless Albert Pujols pulls a hammy in the All-Star Game) or who has the best matchup...

    John Zaktansky Written by John Zaktansky about 4 years ago 727 reads 0 comments

  21. Never Say Die: Tips For Resuscitating Your Flatlining Fantasy Baseball Team

    Few two-letter combos can be as devastating as the dreaded “DL” in fantasy baseball. Anyone who has played the sport knows that dreams of championship sugarplums can quickly ...

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  22. Cedric Benson Arrest and Potential Fantasy Football Ripple Effect

    After a morning of playing hide-and-seek with a 51-inch black rat snake in a small wood pile outside my house, I went inside for a quick drink and got the text message. It simply stated: “Bernard Scott’s value just went ways up...

    John Zaktansky Written by John Zaktansky about 4 years ago 369 reads 1 comments

  23. 2010 NFL Fantasy Rankings: Tight Ends

    Once upon a time, drafting a fantasy tight end was about as thrilling as, well…drafting a fantasy kicker. But a banner 2009 football campaign thrust the tight end into true fantasy relevance...

    John Zaktansky Written by John Zaktansky about over 4 years ago 587 reads 3 comments

  24. Time To Sell High On These Players Heading Into Mid-June

    I own a Volkswagen Jetta that is on its last legs. The transmission could implode at any moment. You better believe I’d love to move the car before the wheels fall off. Same goes with a number of fantasy baseball players...

    John Zaktansky Written by John Zaktansky about over 4 years ago 729 reads 3 comments

  25. Must Own, Buy Low Fantasy Baseball Candidates for Mid-June: Chase Utley and More

    The month of June is a prime time to make fantasy baseball trades. At this point in the season, it is much easier to determine where your team is strong, where your squad is weak, and ...

    John Zaktansky Written by John Zaktansky about over 4 years ago 1,254 reads 4 comments