1. Excellent Fantasy Football Starts for Week 7

    On Friday night, news broke via ESPN.com that the Seattle Seahawks traded superstar receiver Percy Harvin to the New York Jets...

    Joe Rapolla Jr. Written by Joe Rapolla Jr. about 2 days ago 26,054 reads 98 comments

  2. Dissecting Most Crucial Matchups in Denver Broncos' Week 7 Contest with SF 49ers

    This week on Sunday Night Football, Al Michaels and Cris Collinsworth are calling a good one...

    Joe Rapolla Jr. Written by Joe Rapolla Jr. about 4 days ago 3,149 reads 5 comments

  3. 'Who Needs Reality?': Excellent Fantasy Football Starts for Week 6

    Week 6 in fantasy football commands one of three attitudes from owners. First, the owners who sit at 5-0 and 4-1 are comfortable and confident that they'll be in the fantasy postseason and are sitting pretty with their productive squads...

    Joe Rapolla Jr. Written by Joe Rapolla Jr. about 9 days ago 13,462 reads 8 comments

  4. Denver Broncos vs. New York Jets: What Are the Experts Saying About Denver?

    The Denver Broncos are 3-1 and just are coming off a definitive 41-20 victory over the Arizona Cardinals ...

    Joe Rapolla Jr. Written by Joe Rapolla Jr. about 10 days ago 10,569 reads 13 comments

  5. 'Who Needs Reality?': Excellent Fantasy Football Starts for Week 5

    Week 5 is here folks, and this is about the time of year when I start to scream at the NFL season to slow down. Last week in this column, I suggested you start Steve Smith Sr...

    Joe Rapolla Jr. Written by Joe Rapolla Jr. about 16 days ago 36,275 reads 110 comments

  6. 'Who Needs Reality?': Excellent Fantasy Football Starts for Week 4

    Welcome to Week 4, fantasy heads! This is a crucial week in fantasy football. For the 3-0 teams, it's a week to get that win that will get you halfway (or more than halfway, depending on your league's size) to a fantasy playoff berth...

    Joe Rapolla Jr. Written by Joe Rapolla Jr. about 23 days ago 25,800 reads 50 comments

  7. Full Denver Broncos Report Card Heading into Week 4 Bye

    Heading into their Week 4 bye, the Denver Broncos (2-1) look like one of the best teams in football and easily the best team in the AFC...

    Joe Rapolla Jr. Written by Joe Rapolla Jr. about 25 days ago 5,911 reads 16 comments

  8. "Who Needs Reality?": Excellent Fantasy Football Starts for Week 3

    Week 2 of the 2014 NFL season was, in a word, wonky, for fantasy football owners. Unfortunately, it was injuries galore for many notable players, but it also featured numerous ...

    Joe Rapolla Jr. Written by Joe Rapolla Jr. about 1 month ago 18,319 reads 46 comments

  9. Denver Broncos vs. Seattle Seahawks: What Are the Experts Saying About Denver?

    Super Bowl XLVIII rematch or Super Bowl XLIX preview? That's the question on a lot of our minds. This Sunday's game between the AFC's Denver Broncos (2-0) and the NFC's Seattle Seahawks (1-1) is huge...

    Joe Rapolla Jr. Written by Joe Rapolla Jr. about 1 month ago 7,900 reads 15 comments

  10. 10 Tough NFL Fantasy Questions That Must Be Asked After Week 2

    Week 2 of the 2014 NFL season was a wacky one. Not only was it one of the most injury-ridden weeks in recent memory, but it was also a week where we saw the New Orleans Saints ...

    Joe Rapolla Jr. Written by Joe Rapolla Jr. about 1 month ago 1,260 reads 1 comments

  11. Kansas City Chiefs vs Denver Broncos: What Are the Experts Saying About Denver?

    This Sunday will feature the first divisional matchup between AFC West of the 2014 NFL season. The Denver Broncos (1-0) will play host to the Kansas City Chiefs (0-1), and simply put, it doesn't look good for the Chiefs...

    Joe Rapolla Jr. Written by Joe Rapolla Jr. about 1 month ago 4,669 reads 5 comments

  12. Who Needs Reality?: Fantasy Football Sit-Start Dilemmas for Week 2 of 2014

    I'd like to preface this article of wizard-like insight into fantasy football with an apology. I'd like to apologize, as I will weekly, for the projections of mine that failed to pan out from Week 1...

    Joe Rapolla Jr. Written by Joe Rapolla Jr. about 1 month ago 4,162 reads 3 comments

  13. "Who Needs Reality?": Fantasy Football Sit-Start Dilemmas for Week 1 of 2014

    During my junior of college, a classmate and I started a fantasy football website which we dubbed "Who Needs Reality?" I served as Editor-in-Chief of the site while my buddy, a business-minded ...

    Joe Rapolla Jr. Written by Joe Rapolla Jr. about 1 month ago 29,584 reads 102 comments

  14. Grading the Denver Broncos' Final 53-Man Roster

    After four weeks of preseason, the results are in. The Denver Broncos have trimmed their roster down to 53 men, and yet again, I did not make the team...

    Joe Rapolla Jr. Written by Joe Rapolla Jr. about 1 month ago 3,864 reads 3 comments

  15. Why Emmanuel Sanders Is the Denver Broncos' Biggest X-Factor in 2014

    The 2014 NFL offseason was a big one for the Denver Broncos , the defending Super Bowl runners-up. After a 43-8 walloping at the hands of the Seattle Seahawks in Super Bowl ...

    Joe Rapolla Jr. Written by Joe Rapolla Jr. about 1 month ago 17,173 reads 11 comments

  16. Denver Broncos' Boring 2014 NFL Draft Class Is a Great Sign for the Team

    Well folks, the 2014 NFL draft has come and gone, and while there were plenty of interesting, motivating and polarizing stories to speak of, the Denver Broncos ' front office executed ...

    Joe Rapolla Jr. Written by Joe Rapolla Jr. about 5 months ago 17,276 reads 33 comments

  17. 10 Sports Stories That Aren't Going Away for a While

    Sometimes a story just won't seem to go away. Whether it be due to controversy, polarization or hilarity, some stories just always seem to find a way into our minds and subsequently onto our Twitter feeds...

    Joe Rapolla Jr. Written by Joe Rapolla Jr. about 6 months ago 4,691 reads 5 comments

  18. PGA Golf: Patrick Reed Is the American Answer to Rory McIlroy

    Since winning the World Golf Championships—Cadillac Championship at Miami's Trump National Doral , 23-year-old Patrick Reed has been called arrogant and cocky. Some have simply called him confident...

    Joe Rapolla Jr. Written by Joe Rapolla Jr. about 7 months ago 3,845 reads 4 comments

  19. Controversy or Not, Emmanuel Sanders Is a Huge Signing for the Denver Broncos

    According to ESPN NFL Insider Adam Schefter , the Denver Broncos and ex- Pittsburgh Steelers ' wide receiver Emmanuel Sanders have agreed to terms on a contract, the details of which have not yet been released...

    Joe Rapolla Jr. Written by Joe Rapolla Jr. about 7 months ago 5,994 reads 20 comments

  20. Why Super Bowl XLVIII Was the Most Disappointing in NFL History

    With the exception of people who are reading from the northwestern corner of the United States or who root for the Seattle Seahawks, last night's Super Bowl at MetLife Stadium in East Rutherford, NJ was an epic disappointment...

    Joe Rapolla Jr. Written by Joe Rapolla Jr. about 9 months ago 1,611 reads 0 comments

  21. Overlooked Denver Broncos Defense Is Real Key to Super Bowl Victory

    With Super Bowl XLVIII just days away, the headlines surrounding the game are undoubtedly the weather, Richard Sherman, and Super Bowl commercial teasers. Oh yeah, and the fact that the Denver Broncos boast the league's No...

    Joe Rapolla Jr. Written by Joe Rapolla Jr. about 9 months ago 3,502 reads 22 comments

  22. 5 X-Factors Who Could Win the AFC Championship for the Denver Broncos

    On Sunday, the Denver Broncos will host the New England Patriots at Sports Authority Field at Mile High in Denver, Colo., for a game that is likely to bring high ratings and levels of excitement...

    Joe Rapolla Jr. Written by Joe Rapolla Jr. about 9 months ago 6,021 reads 17 comments

  23. Peyton Manning, Tom Brady Familiar Foes on AFC's Biggest Stage

    NFL fans should say a hearty "Thank you" to the football gods tonight, for they have decided that we've all been good enough to earn another edition of Peyton Manning vs. Tom Brady...

    Joe Rapolla Jr. Written by Joe Rapolla Jr. about 9 months ago 563 reads 1 comments

  24. 7 Players the Denver Broncos Don't Want to Face in the Playoffs

    Even with the NFL playoffs set to kick off this Saturday, the Denver Broncos will be enjoying a week of watching the games from home, as their 13-3 record has earned them a first-round bye...

    Joe Rapolla Jr. Written by Joe Rapolla Jr. about 10 months ago 5,427 reads 15 comments

  25. Fantasy Football: Monster Performances That You Missed out on in 2013

    With Week 14 of the NFL season now upon us, fantasy football playoffs have begun for 99.9 percent of leagues across the world...

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