1. Daily Haze: Where Does Jay Cutler Go From Here?

    The Green Bay Packers and Pittsburgh Steelers punched their tickets to the Super Bowl this past weekend. It is really, really hard to overshadow the accomplishments of those two teams...

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  2. Fantasy Football's Notable Performances: Championship Sunday

    There were two tough games played on Championship Sunday with the Packers and the Steelers advancing to the Super Bowl. The final fantasy football numbers were not impressive, but a few players stole the show...

    Michael McNeil Written by Michael McNeil about over 3 years ago 98 reads 0 comments

  3. 2011 NFL Playoffs: Backdoor Cover for Bears/Packers, Steelers/Jets

    “Why are you all sweaty?” “I was watching Cops.” – Stepbrothers One more round to go until the big game. Through the playoffs so far, the Backdoor Cover is 11-5 ATS...

    Michael McNeil Written by Michael McNeil about over 3 years ago 266 reads 0 comments

  4. Daily Haze: Fantasy Playoff Prep, Championship Weekend

    Last weekend’s games were full of intrigue and storylines. We kept our eye on four players from all the games, and here is how we think they fared. Mike Wallace , WR, Steelers : A virtual non-factor...

    Michael McNeil Written by Michael McNeil about over 3 years ago 118 reads 0 comments

  5. Kevin Kolb: Daily Haze's Five Potential Suitors for the QB

    Remember early in the 2010 regular season, after Kevin Kolb got knocked out with a concussion and Michael Vick came in and electrified the team and the fans, when ...

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  6. Daily Haze: Ray Rice Minus Willis McGahee, Le'Ron McClain in 2011?

    Few things frustrate fantasy owners like touchdown vultures. Next year, however, fantasy owners may be without two of the biggest in one crowded backfield...

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  7. Fantasy Football Daily Haze: Shonn Greene, Santonio Holmes at It Again

    Fantasy owners have seen this act before. Last year, it was Shonn Greene against the Chargers. A few Super Bowls ago, it was Santonio Holmes dragging the toe for the win...

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  8. Notable Fantasy Football Performances: Divisional Weekend

    The Divisional round of the NFL playoffs are over and the top seeds decided not to show up this past weekend...

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  9. The Backdoor Cover: Divisional Round Picks

    “A flute with no holes is not a flute. And, a doughnut with no hole is a Danish.” – Caddyshack All I do is win, win, win no matter what…..6-2 ATS last week...

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  10. Daily Haze: Fantasy Playoff Prep, Divisional Weekend

    Week two of the NFL playoffs brings football fans a weekend of rematches. All of these teams have played their opponents at least once this season. Two of the games feature division rivals...

    Michael McNeil Written by Michael McNeil about over 3 years ago 344 reads 0 comments

  11. Wild Card Weekend: Notable Fantasy Football Playoff Performances

    Regular fantasy football season is over and it's time for the fantasy playoffs. Fantasy playoffs are another way to extend the fantasy football season a little longer, giving hope ...

    Michael McNeil Written by Michael McNeil about over 3 years ago 317 reads 0 comments

  12. NFL Playoffs: The Backdoor Cover's Wild Card Weekend Picks

    “Rule No. 76: No excuses. Play like a champion!” – Wedding Crashers I love the playoffs. Actually, the first two rounds. I can block two whole days of afternoons/nights off and watch NFL football that really matters...

    Michael McNeil Written by Michael McNeil about over 3 years ago 281 reads 0 comments

  13. Daily Haze: Playoff Fantasy Football Prep

    Christmas is widely considered the most wonderful time of the year, at least according to all the Christmas songs on repeat you hear throughout the holiday season...

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  14. Fantasy Football: Nine 2011 Fantasy Prospects To Watch During the NFL Playoffs

    NFL fans have a lot to be thankful for this time of year. For now, at least, there is labor peace—and that means there is playoff football...

    Michael McNeil Written by Michael McNeil about over 3 years ago 965 reads 1 comments

  15. Daily Haze: A Video Compilation of the Year in NFL Concussions

    One of the biggest story lines of the 2010 NFL season has been the number of concussions suffered by players around the league on a weekly basis...

    Michael McNeil Written by Michael McNeil about over 3 years ago 180 reads 0 comments

  16. Daily Haze: Early Fantasy Football Week 8 Waiver Wire Thoughts

    So how many fantasy owners out there had Darren McFadden on the bench yesterday? Hopefully you took a chance on him and cashed in on his big day, but I have a feeling most owners are slightly upset this morning regarding DMC...

    Michael McNeil Written by Michael McNeil about over 3 years ago 417 reads 0 comments

  17. Daily Haze: ESPN, Timeouts, Fantasy Football and the MLB Playoffs

    I doubt there were many Chris Johnson owners complaining about the Titans' end game strategy on Monday Night Football in a 30-3 blow out of Jacksonville. Perhaps they can thank ESPN for that late Johnson touchdown...

    Michael McNeil Written by Michael McNeil about over 3 years ago 168 reads 0 comments

  18. Daily Haze: DeSean Jackson, Antonio Gates and Other Injury Updates

    I covered several Week 6 injuries in yesterday’s Monday Morning Rehab , but there were so many it deserved another post. Just a day later, at that...

    Michael McNeil Written by Michael McNeil about over 3 years ago 1,303 reads 0 comments

  19. Fantasy Football Week 7: Daily Haze's Early Waiver Wire Thoughts

    Decent amount of talent likely on your waiver wire this week. Several relatively unowned players had good fantasy days in Week 6, including a few breakthrough fantasy football performances...

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  20. Monday Morning Rehab: Another Concussed Quarterback in Aaron Rodgers

    Last offseason, the NFL made a serious push to shine more light on the growing number of diagnosed and undiagnosed head injuries in the league. Obviously, concussions are bad news...

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  21. Daily Haze: Sam Bradford, Bye Week Plug & Plays, Week 5

    NFL bye weeks , injuries to starters and confusion on and off the waiver wire are just a few of the items fantasy owners need to juggle here in Week 5. Good luck with everything else in your life...

    Michael McNeil Written by Michael McNeil about almost 4 years ago 299 reads 0 comments

  22. Daily Haze: Marshawn Lynch Traded, Randy Moss Too

    One NFL trade went down yesterday. Is another big one on the cusp? The Buffalo Bills shipped former first-round pick Marshawn Lynch to the Seahawks yesterday in a move that surprised almost no one...

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  23. Daily Haze: And the Best Fantasy Football Team Name of the Summer Is...

    During the months of July and August, we asked fantasy football owners to submit their best fantasy football team names for the summer of 2010...

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  24. NFL Rookie Report: Jahvid Still the Best Rookie

    After three weeks, some rookies are starting to pull away from the rest. Plus, we might have the next crop of super star tight ends emerging as well in their rookie season. Last Week's Rookie Rankings: 1...

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  25. Daily Haze: Bye Week Plug-and-Plays, Week 4

    Waiver wire claims get processed for most fantasy owners today. If you still need a spot starter for this weekend, however, there may be some useful fantasy trash laying around after the claims process...

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