1. Fantasy Football 2012: A Look at the Rising and Falling RBs

    Two Rising DeMarco Murray Murray looks to be the answer for the Cowboys at RB as he averaged an impressive 5.5 yards per carry, racking up 897 rushing yards in just 13 games (eight starts)...

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  2. 5 Players That Could Sneak Up on You in Fantasy Football

    It has been a busy NFL offseason dominated by coverage of Peyton Manning , Tim Tebow , the New Orleans Saints and the Andrew Luck/Robert Griffin III debate...

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  3. Fantasy Football: Which Sophomore QB Is Most Likely to Break out in 2012?

    In 2011, four quarterbacks were selected in the first round of the draft: Cam Newton, Jake Locker, Blaine Gabbert and Christian Ponder. Newton made an immediate splash in fantasy, throwing for over 400 yards in each of his first two games...

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  4. Fantasy Football: How the Top 8 Free Agents Will Perform on Their New Teams

    A flurry of activity in the free-agent market was a major factor in making this offseason one of the most exciting in recent memory...

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  5. Fantasy Football 2012: Michael Bush to Bears Has Wide Impact

    The Chicago Bears signed a running back to a four-year deal—and it wasn’t Matt Forte . Forte, who received the franchise tag from the Bears this offseason, remains without a long-term deal...

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  6. Fantasy Football 2012: 8 Players Looking to Rebound Next Year

    While some players rose to fantasy superstardom in 2011 (Cam Newton, Rob Gronkowski), others experienced a dramatic drop-off in production...

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  7. Fantasy Football 2012: 4 TEs Who Could Have Breakout Seasons

    The importance of having a stud TE in the NFL and in fantasy was more evident than ever last season. Rob Gronkowski and Jimmy Graham helped many fantasy teams to the title...

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  8. 2012 Fantasy Football: 6 Free Agents That Will Affect Your Dynasty Team

    Two of the offseason’s biggest questions have already been answered. Peyton Manning will be ready to play in 2012 and has parted ways with the Indianapolis Colts. And the Washington Redskins traded away four draft picks to the St...

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  9. Fantasy Football 2012: Which Patriots TE Is a Better Value Pick?

    Recently, I put out a series of columns that broke down fantasy production and value from teammates who play the same position. Here are the links: Roddy White vs. Julio Jones Felix Jones vs...

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  10. Fantasy Football 2012: An Early Look at the Top 10 Running Back Handcuffs

    When a star running back goes down, dependency on the waiver wire for their backup can be chancy. In certain situations, it can be extremely beneficial to have your star RBs backup on your fantasy roster as a contingency plan...

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  11. Fantasy Football 2012: Hakeem Nicks vs. Victor Cruz

    This is the third in a series of columns that will break down fantasy production and value from teammates who play the same position. Next up are New York Giants WRs Hakeem Nicks and Victor Cruz...

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  12. 2012 NFL Free Agents: 8 Players Fantasy Owners Need to Keep an Eye on

    A receiver-heavy group of free agents has hit the free-agent market in 2012. Drew Brees , Arian Foster (restricted), Ray Rice and Matt Forte are the top overall talents, but they ...

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  13. Fantasy Football 2012: Felix Jones vs. DeMarco Murray

    This is the second in a series of columns that will break down fantasy production and value from teammates who play the same position. This time the focus is on the Dallas Cowboys running backs...

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  14. Fantasy Football 2012: Top 10 Players Who Get a Boost in PPR Leagues

    For the most part, the beneficiaries in PPR leagues are pass-catching RBs. These include third down or every-down backs that have the hands of a receiver to go along with the vision of an RB...

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  15. Fantasy Football 2012: Roddy White vs. Julio Jones

    This is the first in a series of columns that will break down fantasy production and value from teammates who play the same position. First up are Atlanta Falcons WRs Roddy White and Julio Jones...

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  16. Fantasy Football 2012: 15 Best Fantasy NFLers Under 25

    The impact of young players in the NFL was strong in 2011. Von Miller led the Denver Broncos defense into the playoffs as a 22-year-old rookie...

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  17. Fantasy Football 2012: Where Should You Draft Tom Brady Next Year?

    Tom Brady will be reunited in 2012 with old/new offensive coordinator Josh McDaniels. McDaniels was the offensive coordinator for the Pats in 2007, when Tom Brady had his best season and New England went 16-0 in the regular season...

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  18. Fantasy Football Mock Draft: Full 1st Round for a 16-Team League

    This year, the fantasy game changed with an aerial assault brought on by stud QBs and breakout TEs. Some rookies reached fantasy relevance from the get-go (A.J...

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  19. 2012 Fantasy Draft: 7 Free Agents That Could Be Fantasy Studs Next Year

    This offseason, a quality crop of NFL talent will be heading to the free agent market, but the top tier won’t get far...

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  20. Ranking the Top 15 WRs in 2012

    With breakout performances from Rob Gronkowski and Jimmy Graham, 2011 may be considered the year of the tight end. The playoffs have continued that trend with big impacts from Graham, Gronkowski, Vernon Davis and Aaron Hernandez...

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  21. NFL Playoff Picture: 6 Ways Injuries Have Shaped This NFL Postseason

    This year, injuries have been a major factor in determining both the teams that made the playoffs and the teams that have advanced thus far...

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  22. Fantasy Football: 7 Players You Should Give Up on in Dynasty Leagues

    After the NFL Draft, it will be time for dynasty leagues to have their draft of new players and free agents. With that will come some tough decisions...

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  23. Fantasy Football: Players To Watch in Week 17 for Next Season

    Week 17 is not used in most fantasy leagues because some playoff teams rest their starters, and non-playoff teams audition backups. This is exactly the reason you should still have fantasy football in mind when you watch the games this weekend...

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  24. Fantasy Football: Eliminator Picks for Week 17 and Preview of Key Matchups

    In the final week of the regular season, only 190 entries on ESPN remain perfect in the Eliminator Challenge...

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  25. Fantasy Football: Eliminator Picks for Week 16 and Preview of Key Matchups

    It’s crunch time for eliminator challenges, and even if you have been knocked out or have a loss, there’s still knowledge to be gained for next year about how this fantasy game tends to play out in the final weeks...

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