1. Fantasy Football Conundrum: What to Do with Chris Johnson? Start or Sit Week 4?

    Is he really every coach's dream? Are Bill Belichick , Mike McCarthy and Mike Tomlin having dreams over 46 carries for 98 yards? Or is Chris Johnson a big bad bomb with a wet ...

    Papa Smurf Written by Papa Smurf about almost 3 years ago 532 reads 2 comments

  2. 2011 Fantasy Jackpot Week 2: Cedric Benson Be Bigger & Badder Than These Backs

    When Mr. Primetime Superstar Bling-Bling Cedric Benson served his time in Travis County Jail, his new buddies called him spoiled meat. Get it? Cause he’s new to jail, rich and……...

    Papa Smurf Written by Papa Smurf about almost 3 years ago 435 reads 0 comments

  3. 2011 Fantasy Jackpot Week 1: Jacoby Ford (Updated with Conclusion)

    New! Week 1 Jackpot Conclusion You know, I call it Jackpot for a reason. Picking players can turn from calculated decisions to gambles so quickly. Ultimately though, I take responsibility for Jacoby Ford...

    Papa Smurf Written by Papa Smurf about almost 3 years ago 1,879 reads 2 comments

  4. 2011 Fantasy Football: The Best of the Best of the Late-Round Sleepers

    I gotta confess, I’m walking like George Jefferson on a good day because I picked up some WR/RB steals...

    Papa Smurf Written by Papa Smurf about 3 years ago 409 reads 2 comments

  5. Fantasy Football 2011: Late-Round RB Steals (Updated Aug. 30th)

    Hey Early Birds! What the heck are you reading this for? Lockout is still in session! Doesn't matter. If you love fantasy football, your head is in the game while others are snoozing...

    Papa Smurf Written by Papa Smurf about over 3 years ago 3,336 reads 6 comments

  6. Fantasy Jackpot Week 16: WR Mike Williams Will Cut Up the WR Competition

    If you have Mike Williams (TB), then that’s the best sickness you can have. In the year of players with the same names—Mike Williamses, Adrian Petersons, Multiple Tates ...

    Papa Smurf Written by Papa Smurf about over 3 years ago 455 reads 0 comments

  7. Fantasy Jackpot: WR Anthony Armstrong Recap

    Oh Lord, have mercy on my wretched, discombobulated soul. Why do I do what I do, week in, week out? Once upon ago, I had oysters of mountainous proportions...

    Papa Smurf Written by Papa Smurf about over 3 years ago 113 reads 0 comments

  8. Fantasy Jackpot Week 14: WR Anthony Armstrong Will Strongarm His Competition

    My pick this week will have you singing “What A Beautiful World.” It’s not Louis Armstrong, but WR Anthony Armstrong of the Washington Redskins...

    Papa Smurf Written by Papa Smurf about over 3 years ago 1,154 reads 8 comments

  9. Fantasy Jackpot Week 13: WR Larry Fitzgerald Recap

    *Sigh* Another week of dashed hopes and trampled predictions. Yet I continue. I just might be right one-out-of-17 weeks. Hey, last week I was 90 percent right. This week? Not so much, so the bet * was initiated again...

    Papa Smurf Written by Papa Smurf about over 3 years ago 138 reads 0 comments

  10. Fantasy Football Week 13: Larry Fitzgerald Will Outperform These Studs

    After giving thanks and stuffing your carcass with stuffing, you may be feeling too stuffed to do any fantasy coaching this week. Fear not, bloated ones, as I, your faithful adviser and fantasy nut, will do the picking for you...

    Papa Smurf Written by Papa Smurf about almost 4 years ago 666 reads 0 comments

  11. Fantasy Jackpot: New York Giants WR Mario Manningham Recap

    Thank you Deion Branch, Wes Welker and Tom Brady. Because of you, I’ll be walking like a toy soldier for the rest of this week. I lost the bet, so I sang my ballad at BWI (see last week’s column* for details)...

    Papa Smurf Written by Papa Smurf about almost 4 years ago 344 reads 0 comments

  12. The Week 12 Fantasy Jackpot: WR Mario Manningham Will Outscore Some Bigger Names

    Warning: Although this commentary is serious, I like to throw in a little funny with my football analysis. Read only if you have a sense of humor. What the...where.....

    Papa Smurf Written by Papa Smurf about almost 4 years ago 1,090 reads 2 comments