1. Predicting the NFL's Sophomore Slumps for the 2015 Season

    2014 was a big year for newcomers in the National Football League. There were any number of big first seasons across the league. Odell Beckham Jr. of the New York Giants was an unstoppable force over the season's second half...

    Gary Davenport Written by Gary Davenport about 17 days ago 192,323 reads 313 comments

  2. The Most Overhyped Players at Every Position in Fantasy Football in 2015

    Hype can be a dangerous thing in fantasy football. Sure, it's great to know who this year's rising stars and hot sleepers are. The problem begins when everyone starts reading the same reports...

    Gary Davenport Written by Gary Davenport about 17 days ago 43,565 reads 40 comments

  3. Fantasy Football Draft Strategy: Tips to Guide You to a 2015 Fantasy Title

    'Tis the season to be drafting, f a-la-la-la-la, la-la-la-la ! Thank your lucky stars this article doesn't come with audio. Kidding aside, the calendar has turned to July, which means that fantasy draft season is just around the corner...

    Gary Davenport Written by Gary Davenport about 20 days ago 45,763 reads 58 comments

  4. Realistic Projections for Every NFL Star Returning from Injury in 2015

    Injuries are a fact of life in the NFL . Of course, some teams learn the facts of life in a harsher manner than others. Take, for instance, the Arizona Cardinals in 2014...

    Gary Davenport Written by Gary Davenport about 23 days ago 69,180 reads 155 comments

  5. Antonio Gates' Suspension Finally Opens Door for Chargers TE Ladarius Green

    Heading into the 2014 season, more than a few pundits expected a passing of the torch in sunny San Diego...

    Gary Davenport Written by Gary Davenport about 25 days ago 50,538 reads 65 comments

  6. Sheldon Richardson Suspension Further Muddies Situation on Loaded Jets DL

    The New York Jets possess arguably the most loaded defensive front in the National Football League. Their starting ends in 2014 ( Sheldon Richardson and Muhammad Wilkerson) ranked ...

    Gary Davenport Written by Gary Davenport about 25 days ago 22,602 reads 57 comments

  7. Clemson OT Isaiah Battle Has Talent to Break Supplemental Draft Dry Spell

    It's been a while since any NFL teams have forfeited a future draft pick in favor of a gamble on a player in the supplemental draft...

    Gary Davenport Written by Gary Davenport about 27 days ago 30,384 reads 44 comments

  8. John Moffitt a Low-Risk, High-Reward Option for Eagles to Replace Evan Mathis

    The Philadelphia Eagles fielded one of the better offensive lines in the National Football League in 2014, but that line was left staring at a massive hole when the Eagles surprisingly released guard Evan Mathis earlier this month...

    Gary Davenport Written by Gary Davenport about 28 days ago 23,733 reads 33 comments

  9. Fantasy Football Sleepers 2015: The Top 25 Names to Know

    There probably isn't a more overused term in all of fantasy football than "sleeper." Says the guy who just used it in the title of this piece. Every year, fantasy pundits far and wide roll out their lists for the top sleepers in a given season...

    Gary Davenport Written by Gary Davenport about 29 days ago 64,322 reads 79 comments

  10. Fantasy Football 2015: Buying or Selling Top 'Sleeper' Plays

    Value is the name of the game in fantasy football. OK, so the name of the game is actually fantasy football, but value is the key to success—to victory. It's important to find players who are set to vastly outperform their draft-day asking price...

    Gary Davenport Written by Gary Davenport about 1 month ago 30,270 reads 43 comments

  11. Fantasy Football Cheat Sheet 2015: Recapping Top 10 Players at Every Position

    It's officially summertime. The kids are out of school and in the pool. Grills have been fired up from sea to shining sea. Flip-flops are the footwear of the day. Summer means another thing...

    Gary Davenport Written by Gary Davenport about 1 month ago 30,350 reads 34 comments

  12. Broncos' Reported Willingness to Move Peyton Manning Not as Crazy as It Sounds

    Recently, a bombshell report emerged regarding Denver Broncos quarterback Peyton Manning . The report claimed the Broncos had actually entertained trading the five-time NFL MVP to the Houston Texans ...

    Gary Davenport Written by Gary Davenport about 1 month ago 49,759 reads 72 comments

  13. Terrelle Pryor Wide Receiver Experiment Worth a Shot for Talent-Barren Browns

    To say the Cleveland Browns are lacking in the wide receiver department is an understatement. The team's top wide receiver in 2015, Dwayne Bowe , caught all of zero touchdown passes last year for the Kansas City Chiefs ...

    Gary Davenport Written by Gary Davenport about 1 month ago 40,515 reads 92 comments

  14. Fantasy Football Rankings 2015: Early Breakdown of the Top D/ST, Kickers and IDP

    Kickers and team defenses are the red-headed stepchildren of fantasy football. That's with good reason. There's an insane amount of variance from season to season with both positions...

    Gary Davenport Written by Gary Davenport about 1 month ago 16,043 reads 22 comments

  15. Buyer Beware on Aging Running Backs in Fantasy Football 2015

    There's a changing of the guard underway at the running back position in fantasy football. Young ball-carriers like Le'Veon Bell of the Pittsburgh Steelers and Eddie Lacy of ...

    Gary Davenport Written by Gary Davenport about 1 month ago 17,464 reads 22 comments

  16. Panthers Need Kony Ealy to Take Big Leap to Bolster Pass Rush in 2015

    In 2013, no team in the National Football League racked up more sacks than the 60 the Carolina Panthers accrued en route to winning the NFC South...

    Gary Davenport Written by Gary Davenport about 1 month ago 4,245 reads 8 comments

  17. Biggest Takeaways from First Week of Mandatory NFL Minicamps

    All across the National Football League, players reported for minicamps over the past week or so. For many of those players, it wasn't about wanting to. No, they had to, because voluntary camps have transitioned into mandatory ones...

    Gary Davenport Written by Gary Davenport about 1 month ago 36,507 reads 17 comments

  18. Fantasy Football 2015: Buying or Selling NFL OTA Buzz

    It's the most wonderful time of the year. No, not Christmas. Dude, it's June. C'mon. It's fantasy draft season...

    Gary Davenport Written by Gary Davenport about 1 month ago 47,342 reads 75 comments

  19. Evan Mathis' Release Pushes Chip Kelly Ever Closer to Epic Boom-or-Bust in 2015

    Well, I'll say this for Philadelphia Eagles grand poobah Chip Kelly: The man isn't one for sitting on his hands. A new quarterback. A new running back. A revamped wide receiver corps and defense...

    Gary Davenport Written by Gary Davenport about 1 month ago 45,437 reads 276 comments

  20. 2015 Fantasy Football: Rookies Making Immediate Impact in OTAs

    All across the National Football League, organized team activities are underway. Not only do those OTAs offer veteran players a chance to dip their toes back into the workout waters ...

    Gary Davenport Written by Gary Davenport about 1 month ago 43,352 reads 48 comments

  21. Why Shane Vereen Could Be One of the NFL's Biggest Breakout Stars of 2015

    When you ask fans to start rattling off names of the offensive stars for the New York Giants , odds are quarterback Eli Manning will be the first name you hear. After all, the 34-year-old has twice led the Giants to victory in the Super Bowl...

    Gary Davenport Written by Gary Davenport about 1 month ago 21,566 reads 74 comments

  22. Predicting the Next Wave of NFL Megadeals at Every Position

    There's no question what an NFL player's favorite day is. Game day. And it's not just because on game day players across the NFL get to play the sport they love at the highest possible level...

    Gary Davenport Written by Gary Davenport about 1 month ago 38,341 reads 115 comments

  23. Predicting Fantasy Football's Biggest Busts at Every Position in 2015

    Earlier this week, I pointed out some of the biggest potential draft-day values in fantasy football in 2015. Well, there's a flip side to that coin. A dark side of the moon...

    Gary Davenport Written by Gary Davenport about 1 month ago 9,947 reads 14 comments

  24. Loss of 49ers' Anthony Davis Only Increases Pressure on Colin Kaepernick in 2015

    Did someone in San Francisco break a mirror? Perhaps leave their shoes on the counter? Walk under a ladder? How about opening an umbrella inside the team's headquarters in Santa Clara? ...

    Gary Davenport Written by Gary Davenport about 1 month ago 58,338 reads 259 comments

  25. Predicting Fantasy Football's Biggest Draft-Day Steals in 2015

    Value. It's the name of the game in fantasy football. Get good value with your fantasy draft picks, and you'll be setting your team up nicely for a playoff run. Get great value, and that playoff run could become a fantasy championship...

    Gary Davenport Written by Gary Davenport about 1 month ago 45,327 reads 52 comments