1. 5 Fantasy Football Players Who Are All Hype

    Successful fantasy owners know that once NFL regular-season action is in full swing, hype has no place impacting roster decisions...

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  2. Fantasy Football: Eliminator Picks for Week 3 and Preview of Key Matchups

    Another series of upsets rocked the NFL in Week 2, but this time there were major implications in eliminator and survivor challenges. The New England Patriots were the No...

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  3. Week 3 Waiver Wire: Top 5 Players Available in Most Leagues

    Sunday injuries to former or current fantasy standouts like Aaron Hernandez, Ahmad Bradshaw and Jeremy Maclin could cause a waiver-wire rush this week...

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  4. Week 2 Waiver Wire Pickups: The Latest Tips on Fantasy Football Steals

    Big performances in Week 1 from Kevin Ogletree (now 76 percent owned), Alfred Morris (now 75 percent owned) and Stephen Hill (now 52 percent owned) made them the dominant names in waiver pickups this week...

    Marco Patitucci Written by Marco Patitucci about over 2 years ago 18,093 reads 24 comments

  5. Fantasy Football: Eliminator Picks for Week 2 and Preview of Key Matchups

    A weekend full of surprises, including a Redskins win over the Saints at the Superdome, a 49ers victory at Lambeau and an explosion from the Jets; offense, showed how hard it is to predict Week 1 NFL action...

    Marco Patitucci Written by Marco Patitucci about over 2 years ago 3,587 reads 1 comments

  6. Fantasy Football Week 1: 5 Free Agents to Watch This Weekend

    Most owners spend a significant amount of time on Sunday and Monday tracking their players’ performances, but it’s never a bad idea to gain insights on which players may be the hot pickups for the following week...

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  7. Fantasy Football 2012: 5 Stars You Must Sit in Week 1

    Week 1 of the NFL regular season kicks off on Wednesday night with the Dallas Cowboys and New York Giants , a game that will feature a number of prominent fantasy performers...

    Marco Patitucci Written by Marco Patitucci about over 2 years ago 24,737 reads 28 comments

  8. Fantasy Football: Eliminator Strategy and Week 1's Key Matchups

    Last season, I brought weekly perspective to “eliminator” or “survivor” challenge fantasy football contests, previewing key matchups and sharing my own selections ...

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  9. Fantasy Football 2012: Why Matt Schaub Is an Ideal Backup QB

    The common draft advice on QBs for this fantasy season has been simple: If you’re unable to land one of the elite QBs, wait until you’ ve filled the other starting positions on your fantasy offense...

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  10. 5 Fantasy Football Myths You Must Know Before You Draft

    For every piece of good fantasy advice available on the web, there’s at least one bad one. And while evaluations of players will reveal themselves as wrong or right over the ...

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  11. Fantasy Football 2012: Outlook for Dwayne Bowe

    Dwayne Bowe was one of the fantasy MVPs of 2010 when he led all receivers with 15 TD receptions and finished as the No. 4 scoring fantasy receiver after an 11-game injury plagued season in 2009...

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  12. Fantasy Football 2012: The Most Overrated Sleepers

    Sleeper lists are everywhere...and a lot of names get more run than they deserve. Even incredibly talented players can be overrated in fantasy if they're in the wrong situation...

    Marco Patitucci Written by Marco Patitucci about over 2 years ago 5,504 reads 7 comments

  13. Fantasy Football: 5 Players Who Finished Strong in 2011

    On fantasy draft day, you might find yourself having to decide between two players with similar 2011 production and 2012 projections. One way to differentiate between similar statistical seasons is to look at who was at their best late in the season...

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  14. Fantasy Football Rankings 2012: Top 10 Defenses

    Besides filling the kicker spot, drafting a defense is probably the bottom priority of the fantasy draft day agenda. But overlooking defense could be a costly mistake...

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  15. Winners and Losers from Friday's Preseason Games

    NFL preseason football continued on Friday with six matchups including the debuts of highly touted rookie running backs Doug Martin, David Wilson and LaMichael James...

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  16. 7 Fantasy Football Picks Guaranteed to Backfire in 2012

    While the waiver wire and trades are important tools to fantasy success, leagues are generally won and lost on draft day. Each year a number of early-round picks backfire and leave fantasy owners hamstrung...

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  17. Fantasy Football: The 7 Most Inconsistent Week-to-Week Performers

    As the most popular fantasy leagues are head-to-head, having fantasy stars that produce on a week-to-week basis is important to success...

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  18. Fantasy Football 2012: 5 Quarterback Breakout Candidates

    Last year Cam Newton and Matthew Stafford both emerged as Top Five fantasy QBs—each arriving at fantasy stardom from a unique path...

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  19. Atlanta Falcons: Julio Jones Will Rise to Meet High Expectations in 2012

    Julio Jones is being drafted as a WR1 (ninth receiver taken on average according to FFC ), but the second-year receiver finished as only the No. 18 WR in standard scoring as a rookie in 2011...

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  20. 7 Fantasy Football Picks That Will Impress Your Friends

    While the main goal of a fantasy draft is to end up with the best compilation of fantasy producers, a popular secondary goal is to impress the other owners in your draft with your knowledge of the NFL and fantasy football...

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  21. Fantasy Football Spotlight: New York Giants

    The New York Giants were Super Bowl Champions in 2012 thanks to a dynamic passing game and a deadly pass-rush...

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  22. Fantasy Football Draft Strategy: 10 Tips to Guide You to a Fantasy Title

    Just like in the NFL , the most well-prepared or diligent fantasy owner doesn’t always lead his team to championships. There are factors beyond an owner’s control that can ruin a fantasy season...

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  23. 9 NFL Training Camp Battles That Could Shake Up Your Fantasy Football Team

    Last season, the main NFL training camp headlines followed Tim Tebow , Kyle Orton and the Denver Broncos’ quarterback battle...

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  24. Fantasy Football Spotlight: New England Patriots

    The New England Patriots continue to have one of the most prolific offenses in the league. Last year, they ranked No. 2 in total yards and No. 3 in points per game with 32.1...

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  25. B/R Writers' Fantasy Football Mock Draft: View from the 10 Spot, Rounds 9-15

    Ten B/R Featured Columnists recently assembled to provide a realistic mock draft with 10 different owners—each with their own ranking systems and draft strategies. I was randomly allotted the No...

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