1. Fantasy Baseball: 50 Fearless Fantasy Projections for 2011

    With fantasy baseball drafts in full swing, here are 50 fearless fantasy predictions to consider for the 2011 season. 50...

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  2. Fantasy Baseball: LIMA Part 3—Round Out Your Rotation with Bargain Relievers

    In the first two parts of the LIMA strategy discussion, we highlighted what LIMA is and how it can be used effectively this season, as well as some starting pitchers that can provide great value at budget auction prices...

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  3. Fantasy Baseball LIMA, Part 2: 10 Potential Starting Pitcher Values

    Last week I wrote about the LIMA (Low Investment Mound Aces) strategy and how the wealth of available starting pitching this season might make it a great time to dust off this strategy for your auction draft...

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  4. Fantasy Baseball: LIMA Part 1—Is 2011 the Season to Revisit an Old Strategy?

    Last year we saw the reemergence of pitchers in fantasy baseball. Don’t get me wrong—they were always there, but the number of players posting giant offensive stat lines year-in ...

    Matthew Kiessling Written by Matthew Kiessling about over 3 years ago 1,379 reads 2 comments

  5. Fantasy Baseball: 6 Outfielders to Target at a Position Short on Power

    It used to be a given in fantasy baseball that you could count on picking up outfielders in the middle rounds of a draft in order to supplement your power numbers—home runs and RBI...

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  6. Fantasy Baseball 2011: 5 Players Worth Reaching for on Draft Day

    Fantasy baseball drafts will be upon us in no time. In a draft format league, come draft day you'll want to have a few players in mind that warrant your attention just a round or two earlier than your league mates might take them...

    Matthew Kiessling Written by Matthew Kiessling about over 3 years ago 2,198 reads 2 comments

  7. WVU Football: Does Holgorsen In Waiting Mean Luck Has Already Given Up on 2011?

    “Head coach in waiting” is a term that has been tossed around college football for the last few years or so: it is simply a designation of succession...

    Matthew Kiessling Written by Matthew Kiessling about over 3 years ago 1,653 reads 6 comments

  8. WVU Basketball: Boatright Picks WVU, Chandler or Shaw to Follow?

    Ryan Boatright didn’t exactly start his Mountaineer career off with a bang, as one of the top high school recruits in the country invoked a little Lebron Jamesism by announcing, ...

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  9. Maryland at WVU: Scotty Bleeping McBrien and The Curse of Steve Slaton

    Maryland fans and alumni love to wax poetic about the “Curse of Steve Slaton,” but he’s not the only boogie monster in the Maryland vs. West Virginia rivalry...

    Matthew Kiessling Written by Matthew Kiessling about almost 4 years ago 663 reads 1 comments

  10. Dear NCAA: Just Once Make a University Pay by Check, and Start With USC

    On Tuesday, Reggie Bush released a statement saying that he will hand over his 2005 Heisman Trophy in the face of mounting pressure...

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  11. Geno Smith Era Begins for West Virginia, But Does Greatness Await?

    When talking about the best players in Mountaineer history, there always seems to be a single performance to point to, a moment in time in which they began to solidify their greatness...

    Matthew Kiessling Written by Matthew Kiessling about almost 4 years ago 512 reads 3 comments

  12. Former West Virginia QB Pat White Trades Gridiron Desire for Diamond Dreams

    For much of Friday night it looked as if I might be reversing my headline on Pat White’s release last week and titling this article, “Coal Bowl Weekend Bittersweet for Mountaineers and Pat White...

    Matthew Kiessling Written by Matthew Kiessling about almost 4 years ago 1,216 reads 4 comments

  13. Vikings and Saints: Fantasy Predictions For Thursday

    Thursday night Minnesota heads to New Orleans to kick off the 2010 NFL season. By game's end we'll know how much Brett Favre has left in the tank and whether the Saints appear ready to defend their Super Bowl crown...

    Matthew Kiessling Written by Matthew Kiessling about almost 4 years ago 153 reads 1 comments

  14. WVU at Marshall: Another Year of Pretending For Mountaineer Fans

    Twenty years ago H. G. Bissinger wrote of Permian High School football in his bestselling book Friday Night Lights, “Those lights become an addiction if you live in a place like Odessa, the Friday Night fix...

    Matthew Kiessling Written by Matthew Kiessling about almost 4 years ago 419 reads 5 comments

  15. WVU Football: Opening Weekend Bittersweet For Pat White and Mountaineer Nation

    For Mountaineer fans, a 31-0 victory over Coastal Carolina was the perfect start to the opening weekend of the college football season...

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  16. WVU Football: Take Your Politics Elsewhere, This Is About Mountaineer Pride

    Today, the Nike athletic company was strong armed by an environmentalist organization into altering a graphic of the new Pro Combat football uniforms it had designed for the West Virginia University Mountaineer football team...

    Matthew Kiessling Written by Matthew Kiessling about almost 4 years ago 2,952 reads 8 comments