1. Spice up Your Postseason with Buffalo Wild Wings and 10 Yards on DVD

    I’ve been meaning to get to a giveaway for some time now, but wrapping up my fantasy football leagues and trash-talking opponents from leagues in which I won the championship—it’s a requirement ...

    Jacob Sloan Written by Jacob Sloan about over 4 years ago 119 reads 1 comments

  2. While You're Kicking Yourself for Not Drafting These Guys in the First Place...

    Here’s a look from Sports Data Hub at the top fantasy performers at each position as of the beginning of December ...

    Jacob Sloan Written by Jacob Sloan about over 4 years ago 303 reads 2 comments

  3. On the Wire: Week 17 Pickups and Holiday Leftovers

    Most of you are either riding the team that got you to the final week of the fantasy season or done for the year. Due to that, there won’t be an official “On the Wire” post this week. Instead, I’ll offer up some takes from around the Web...

    Jacob Sloan Written by Jacob Sloan about over 4 years ago 258 reads 2 comments

  4. Foolish Thoughts on 2009 Season: So why didn't we all draft Chris Johnson?

    It’s insanity. That’s what fantasy football is when it comes to the playoffs. Jonathan Stewart and Jerome Harrison become huge fantasy steals in the final two games, and studs that you’ve ...

    Jacob Sloan Written by Jacob Sloan about over 4 years ago 210 reads 5 comments

  5. Why the Colts Won't Win the Super Bowl

    I usually don’t write these kinds of posts, the ones that look at just one particular team’s chances in the NFL playoffs, but considering the fantasy season is winding to a close, ...

    Jacob Sloan Written by Jacob Sloan about over 4 years ago 453 reads 18 comments

  6. Buzztime Fantasy Football: Fun Game, Even When You're Not Buzzed

    A couple of weeks ago, I got the chance to play Buzztime Fantasy Football. If you’ve never played it at your local watering hole or seen it in real life before, it’s much like the trivia games you’re used to seeing at sports bars and restaurants...

    Jacob Sloan Written by Jacob Sloan about over 4 years ago 240 reads 0 comments

  7. On the Wire: Week 16 Fantasy Football Pickups You Certainly Don't Need This Week

    It’s championship week. There’s no time for taking chances, looking for sleepers, or playing around with your roster...

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  8. Jerome Harrison's Week 15 Fantasy Playoff Surprise: A Tragedy in Three Parts

    There’s no way someone in the fantasy football playoffs was starting Jerome Harrison this week, is there? If so, you must have just received your Christmas miracle...

    Jacob Sloan Written by Jacob Sloan about over 4 years ago 489 reads 0 comments

  9. Hot Hands and Cold Shoulders in Week 15: Who's Going to Win Me My Championship?

    I hope this week matters to you. It certainly matters to me. I’ve made it this far in the playoffs and I don’t plan to stop until I get a championship. There’s a theme this week out there I’ve noticed...

    Jacob Sloan Written by Jacob Sloan about over 4 years ago 340 reads 0 comments

  10. Quinton Ganther and Devin Aromashodu: Knocking You Out of the NFL Playoffs

    The playoffs are truly fickle. Just like your high school girlfriend (well, if you had a girlfriend), they tire of you after about two weeks...

    Jacob Sloan Written by Jacob Sloan about over 4 years ago 599 reads 0 comments

  11. On the Wire: Playoff Week 15 Pickups To Block From Your Opponents (If You Dare)

    It’s once again a weak waiver wire week, but you’ll have to deal with it. By now, your team should be well-equipped to weather the playoff storm...

    Jacob Sloan Written by Jacob Sloan about over 4 years ago 680 reads 0 comments

  12. Foolish Contest: Weekend Subscriber Drive

    I know. I promised contests , and contests ye shall have. This time, I’ll be awarding one of our lucky subscribers. Come Monday, I will select one email subscriber (at random) to receive the greatest of thrones...

    Jacob Sloan Written by Jacob Sloan about over 4 years ago 35 reads 0 comments

  13. Week 14 Hot Hands and Cold Shoulders: You Know Where This is Going

    I thought we’d do things a little differently this week. By this point, I expect that most of you know who you are starting and sitting during these critical weeks of the fantasy playoffs ...

    Jacob Sloan Written by Jacob Sloan about over 4 years ago 321 reads 0 comments

  14. On the Wire: The Must-Haves, Week 14 Pickups for Fantasy Football Playoffs

    There aren’t many names out there that I haven’t mentioned previously, but if you’re strengthening your roster for a playoff run, some favorable schedules make these players more lucrative grabs than others...

    Jacob Sloan Written by Jacob Sloan about over 4 years ago 380 reads 0 comments

  15. Foolish Thoughts: A Thank You Before the Fantasy Football Playoffs

    It’s over. Done. Finished. After 13 weeks, we enter into the period of time most leagues block off as their fantasy playoffs . It seems like only yesterday we were drafting… Sigh...

    Jacob Sloan Written by Jacob Sloan about over 4 years ago 58 reads 0 comments

  16. Vince Young: Playoff Pickup or Passable Projections?

    Arizona Cardinals v Tennessee Titans" width="500"> Sports Data Hub recently investigated the usefulness of Vince Young for the rest of the season, but that analysis was optimistically given ...

    Jacob Sloan Written by Jacob Sloan about over 4 years ago 162 reads 0 comments

  17. Foolish Thoughts: My Beef with Fleaflicker's Coach Rating

    It’s one of the most frustrating occurrences in fantasy football. It’s not a Baltimore fan complaining about the refs or John Carney missing three kicks when just one would have won the fantasy game you lost by a point...

    Jacob Sloan Written by Jacob Sloan about over 4 years ago 197 reads 0 comments

  18. Fourth and One Debate: Waiver Wire Stashes for the NFL Fantasy Playoffs

    So you’re prepping your team for the final push, but you’re worried you need a couple more warm bodies? Well, that’s not a problem. That’s what a fantasy football roundtable is for...

    Jacob Sloan Written by Jacob Sloan about almost 5 years ago 153 reads 0 comments

  19. The 4th-and-1 Debate: How To Avoid Fantasy Disappointments Next Season

    Ah, the sadness comes in larger puddles of tears every week as we approach the fantasy playoffs . That first-round pick sure screwed you, didn’t he? But how, oh how, do you keep it from happening ...

    Jacob Sloan Written by Jacob Sloan about almost 5 years ago 136 reads 0 comments

  20. On the Wire: Week 12 Pickups, Playoff Prep, and Matt Leinart

    Is there anything sadder than two coaches from the worst teams in the league arguing about who cheated? There are sad clown faces, and then there are SAD CLOWN FACES, people. I’m pretty sure half the NFL wishes that this game wasn’t even televised...

    Jacob Sloan Written by Jacob Sloan about almost 5 years ago 644 reads 0 comments

  21. Give Fools your vote in the Fantasy Football Librarian's Readers' Choice Poll

    The Fantasy Football Librarian, one of the best fantasy football bloggers out there and one of my competitors in the Buffalo Wild Wings All-Star Blogger League, has a readers’ ...

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  22. Week 11 Hot Hand and Cold Shoulders: Twilight Edward vs. Jacob, who ya got?

    I know nothing of Twilight. I like it that way, but this debate that’s been raging across all my television channels, including my sports channels, has annoyed me to no end, especially because they used my name...

    Jacob Sloan Written by Jacob Sloan about almost 5 years ago 183 reads 1 comments

  23. Fourth & One Debate: Fantasy Strategy For Thursday Night Football

    Last week’s question for the Fourth & One Debate was an interesting one from Eric Stashin of Rotoprofessor...

    Jacob Sloan Written by Jacob Sloan about almost 5 years ago 83 reads 0 comments

  24. Bye, Bye Ronnie Brown: Foot Injury Takes RB to IR

    The Miami Dolphins have placed Ronnie Brown on IR with a foot injury to end his season. Adam Schefter filed the story this afternoon, and ESPN now has the official word . Apparently, this injury was much more serious than feared...

    Jacob Sloan Written by Jacob Sloan about almost 5 years ago 172 reads 0 comments

  25. Foolish Thoughts: Turner, Benson, Brown, Westbrook Struck by Fantasy Jinx

    It’s all your fault, you know. Yes, you, the one who pointed out how few injuries had struck fantasy owners thus far this season. You’re the reason we lost Cedric Benson, Ronnie Brown , Michael Turner , Julius Jones , and Brian Westbrook (again)...

    Jacob Sloan Written by Jacob Sloan about almost 5 years ago 761 reads 0 comments