1. Fantasy Football 2012: 5 Best Handcuffs to Have at Running Back

    Though the strategy of running back handcuffs for fantasy football is as old as stadium dirt, I personally have never used that strategy. I would rather draft a starting RB on another team than a backup on the same team...

    Rob Tong Written by Rob Tong about 2 years ago 9,200 reads 0 comments

  2. Which Quarterbacks Can Guarantee You a Fantasy Football Title in 2012?

    Well, no one player can "guarantee" you a fantasy football title. After all, not every fantasy team that had Aaron Rodgers won their league's championship last year. However, it is clear that the fantasy landscape has changed in 2011...

    Rob Tong Written by Rob Tong about 2 years ago 5,697 reads 15 comments

  3. 7 Preseason NFL Matchups to Circle on Your Calendar

    With the Hall of Fame game in the books, the NFL preseason is already upon us. However, with teams desperately wanting to keep their starters injury-free, most of the preseason games ...

    Rob Tong Written by Rob Tong about 2 years ago 524 reads 1 comments

  4. Fantasy Football Team Names: Best and Worst of 2012

    You've got your sleepers list. You've got your busts list. You've got your cheat sheet lined up. You've even got your draft plan ready. You are all set—ready to dominate your league...

    Rob Tong Written by Rob Tong about 2 years ago 107,603 reads 11 comments

  5. Updated Fantasy Football Sleepers and Surprise Players for 2012

    With training camps now underway and more off-the-field incidents reported, it's time to revisit my previous list of 2012 fantasy football sleepers ...

    Rob Tong Written by Rob Tong about 2 years ago 9,811 reads 8 comments

  6. Top Rookies to Draft in Fantasy Football Keeper Leagues

    Keeper league draft strategy is a bit different from redraft league draft strategy. The biggest difference is that keeper league owners are more likely to focus on rookies...

    Rob Tong Written by Rob Tong about 2 years ago 7,843 reads 5 comments

  7. Who Will Be 2012's Biggest Fantasy Football Steals?

    There are sleepers. And then there are steals. A sleeper is someone who could potentially have a big year. Most fans think of a sleeper as a previously unknown player who comes up big...

    Rob Tong Written by Rob Tong about over 2 years ago 11,895 reads 16 comments

  8. B/R Writers' Fantasy Football Mock Draft Analysis from the 7 Spot, Rounds 13-15

    The final rounds of a fantasy draft tend to the time that owners' eyes start glazing over and the phrase "Mr. Irrelevant" keeps popping up in their minds. Don't be that guy...

    Rob Tong Written by Rob Tong about over 2 years ago 2,032 reads 1 comments

  9. 2012 Fantasy Football Sleepers to Watch for in Training Camp

    Hope reigns supreme these days. Now is the time when every non-star is a potential sleeper, when big things are expected and weaknesses are ignored...

    Rob Tong Written by Rob Tong about over 2 years ago 7,538 reads 20 comments

  10. B/R Writers' Fantasy Football Mock Draft Insights from the 7 Spot, Rounds 10-12

    Few tools can help fantasy football owners more in preparing for their own draft(s) than analyzing mock drafts. In case you missed it, you can catch my analyses of Rounds 1-3 , Rounds 4-6 and Rounds 7-9 ...

    Rob Tong Written by Rob Tong about over 2 years ago 5,554 reads 7 comments

  11. Fantasy Football 2012: 3 Players Who Will Take a Big Step Back in 2012

    Every NFL player is apparently going to have a huge year, according to interviews with players during OTAs and minicamps. Fantasy football owners know that's not true; some players are going to regress...

    Rob Tong Written by Rob Tong about over 2 years ago 3,166 reads 3 comments

  12. B/R Fantasy Football Mock Draft Analysis: Rounds 7-9 from Position No. 7

    Rounds 7-9 of the Bleacher Report Fantasy Football Mock Draft are in the books and it's time to see what trends and strategies are unfolding as we get deeper into the draft...

    Rob Tong Written by Rob Tong about over 2 years ago 1,741 reads 3 comments

  13. B/R Fantasy Mock Draft Analysis: Rounds 4-6 from Position #7

    Rounds 4-6 of the Bleacher Report Fantasy Football Mock Draft are in the books. I've found some interesting nuggets we can glean from the results. And in case you missed it, you can still read my analysis of Rounds 1-3 ...

    Rob Tong Written by Rob Tong about over 2 years ago 1,912 reads 8 comments

  14. 9 Young Players to Stash on Your Fantasy Football Dynasty Team

    When you talk about young players for fantasy football dynasty leagues, everyone knows about Robert Griffin, Andrew Luck and Trent Richardson...

    Rob Tong Written by Rob Tong about over 2 years ago 4,445 reads 4 comments

  15. Official B/R Fantasy Mock Draft: Insights from the No. 7 Position, Rounds 1-3

    One-person mock drafts are fine, but nothing beats a real mock draft involving real people. And not paid expert analysts, either. "Regular" people whom you might find in your own drafts come August...

    Rob Tong Written by Rob Tong about over 2 years ago 2,758 reads 7 comments

  16. Predicting the NFL's Biggest Fantasy Football Disappointments of 2012

    It happens every year. Some players become a major fantasy disappointment. The key is to find out before the season starts, not after. How do you determine who the busts will be? Sometimes, the numbers don't lie...

    Rob Tong Written by Rob Tong about over 2 years ago 4,459 reads 5 comments

  17. 5 Underrated Players Who Could Help You Win in Fantasy Football

    If the production were similar, would you rather spend your first-round pick on a running back or a fourth-round pick on a running back? Easy question, right? Of course you'd rather ...

    Rob Tong Written by Rob Tong about over 2 years ago 3,620 reads 0 comments

  18. NFL Stat Predictions: 5 Quarterbacks Looking to Rebound in 2012

    Make no mistake: the NFL these days is a passing league. Aaron Rodgers , Tom Brady and Drew Brees get all the attention, but other quarterbacks are airing it out like never before too...

    Rob Tong Written by Rob Tong about over 2 years ago 226 reads 0 comments

  19. 5 NFL Rookies That Landed in the Best Possible Spots for Fantasy Football

    The Situation is crucial. No, I'm not talking about the guy from Jersey Shore . I'm talking about the environment that a rookie is drafted into...

    Rob Tong Written by Rob Tong about over 2 years ago 3,147 reads 1 comments

  20. Fantasy Football 2012: 5 Individual Defensive Players to Watch

    With free agency and the draft in the history books, you'll start to see an uptick in individual defensive player (IDP) rankings being cranked out. And as with offensive players, there are some defensive players that bear watching more than others...

    Rob Tong Written by Rob Tong about over 2 years ago 20,887 reads 3 comments

  21. NFL Fantasy Football 2012: 8 Biggest Injury Recoveries to Watch for

    Of all the words in the English language, no two words make fantasy football owners more perplexed than "committee" and "injuries...

    Rob Tong Written by Rob Tong about over 2 years ago 2,700 reads 0 comments

  22. Chicago Bears: Analyzing the Super Bowl Blueprint, Post-Draft Edition

    Now that it's been nearly two weeks since the 2012 NFL draft went in the history books, it's time to move beyond draft grades and woulda-coulda-shoulda...

    Rob Tong Written by Rob Tong about over 2 years ago 4,937 reads 49 comments

  23. 2012 NFL Draft Grades: Chicago Bears' Complete Draft Report Card

    Now that the 2012 NFL draft is in the books, it's time to assess how the Bears and GM Phil Emery's did in their first draft together...

    Rob Tong Written by Rob Tong about over 2 years ago 6,528 reads 111 comments

  24. Kheeston Randall to Dolphins: Video Highlights, Scouting Report and Analysis

    DT Kheeston Randall of Texas is stout against the run, holding his ground and maintaining gap integrity. Though he wasn't highly productive statistically in 2011, the 6' 4", 293 lb...

    Rob Tong Written by Rob Tong about over 2 years ago 2,911 reads 4 comments

  25. Shaun Prater to Bengals: Video Highlights, Scouting Report and Analysis

    Cornerback Shaun Prater is a fiery, athletic three-year starter out of Iowa with two interceptions returned for a touchdown in his career. He was a good player against some strong talent throughout his college career...

    Rob Tong Written by Rob Tong about over 2 years ago 1,711 reads 1 comments