1. The Power of Purple: Brett Favre's Fantasy Impact on the Minnesota Vikings

    It’s easy to hate Brett Favre right now. In fact, it’s encouraged. Just as we were about to lock in Sage Rosenfels as the starting quarterback of the Minnesota Vikings, ...

    Jacob Sloan Written by Jacob Sloan about almost 5 years ago 364 reads 0 comments

  2. Foolish Thoughts: Broncos, Bills, and Bears! Bowe, My!

    Let’s be honest. You can’t believe anything you hear in the preseason. Head coaches sound more like head cheerleaders. Rookies will all become superstars...

    Jacob Sloan Written by Jacob Sloan about almost 5 years ago 70 reads 0 comments

  3. Fantasy Football Draft Day Pick or Pass: Top 12 Tight Ends by ADP

    After going through the “pick or pass” of the average draft positions for running backs and wide receivers, we come to the next position on many draft boards, tight end...

    Jacob Sloan Written by Jacob Sloan about almost 5 years ago 223 reads 0 comments

  4. Michael Vick Signs with Philadelphia Eagles, Playing Tight End?

    When you think about it, an eagle is just an older, more mature cousin to the falcon. I guess once you’re a bird, you’re always a bird. Michael Vick finally Eagles...

    Jacob Sloan Written by Jacob Sloan about almost 5 years ago 440 reads 6 comments

  5. Fantasy Football Draft Day Pick or Pass: Top 36 Wide Receivers by ADP

    Just as I broke down the running back average draft position with my “pick or pass” ranking style and noted which players might be worth skipping over in your draft rankings, I’m doing the same with wide receivers...

    Jacob Sloan Written by Jacob Sloan about almost 5 years ago 285 reads 0 comments

  6. Taking the Next Step? Matt Ryan's Fantasy Projections for 2009

    Is Matt Ryan really all he’s cracked up to be this season? I wasn’t much of a believer in the 2008 class of NFL quarterbacks...

    Jacob Sloan Written by Jacob Sloan about almost 5 years ago 342 reads 0 comments

  7. My Office League 2008: A Real Fantasy Football Draft in Review

    I've been mock drafting and really drafting for a few weeks now, but it’s hard to judge a draft when the season still hasn’t even started...

    Jacob Sloan Written by Jacob Sloan about almost 5 years ago 58 reads 0 comments

  8. Fantasy Football Draft Day Pick or Pass: Top 24 Running Backs by ADP

    Many a fantasy football site will give you rankings. Most of the time, that’s enough for you to make your decisions when drafting a fantasy team, but I like to add a little depth ...

    Jacob Sloan Written by Jacob Sloan about almost 5 years ago 258 reads 6 comments

  9. Have You Heard the Fantasy Football Chatter?

    We rarely get a chance to highlight many of the fantasy football tools out there as we spend most of our time and effort giving you fantasy football tips at Fantasy Football Fools, but from time ...

    Jacob Sloan Written by Jacob Sloan about almost 5 years ago 31 reads 0 comments

  10. DeAngelo Williams vs Michael Turner: Truth or Fiction

    DeAngelo Williams and Michael Turner exploded out of their draft stock in 2008, much to the chagrin of the owners who didn’t draft them...

    Jacob Sloan Written by Jacob Sloan about 5 years ago 73 reads 2 comments

  11. Tom Brady's Back: Now Where Should I Draft Him?

    Tom Brady’s Week One knee injury in 2008 caused more than one owner in the world of fantasy football to collapse in front of the TV in tears before ever even learning of Matt Cassel’s existence...

    Jacob Sloan Written by Jacob Sloan about 5 years ago 194 reads 6 comments

  12. How good will Pat White be?

    Now that that the 2009 NFL Draft has come to and end and Mel Kiper Jr.’s hair has been safely removed and returned to its storage locker in Guantanamo Bay, the fantasy football ...

    Jacob Sloan Written by Jacob Sloan about 5 years ago 62 reads 3 comments

  13. How About That Rundown: Things You Should Have Known Before the 2009 NFL Draft

    Unlike me, you may not have been following all the NFL news since the offseason began. Sometimes people have lives. That’s OK—so I am told...

    Jacob Sloan Written by Jacob Sloan about 5 years ago 54 reads 0 comments

  14. Jay Cutler Traded to the Chicago Bears for Neckbeard: Set Your Broncos Free

    Jay Cutler is now on his way to The Windy City. For first-round picks in both 2009 and 2010, a third-round pick in 2009 and Kyle Orton—founder and president of the Neckbeard for Men Club, ...

    Jacob Sloan Written by Jacob Sloan about over 5 years ago 90 reads 2 comments

  15. Mocking the Cardinals With a Burrito

    Earlier this month, Fantasy Football Fools got the chance to participate in a mock draft put together by Football Burrito with one blogger representing each NFL franchise...

    Jacob Sloan Written by Jacob Sloan about over 5 years ago 254 reads 4 comments

  16. Houshmandzadeh Upgrades Seahawks, downgrades self

    With the departure of Bobby Engram via free agency, Seattle was hurting for a reliable target—especially one who wasn’t also hurting like most of Seattle’s receiving corps...

    Jacob Sloan Written by Jacob Sloan about over 5 years ago 242 reads 0 comments

  17. T.O. Got To Go: Dallas Cowboys Cut Controversial Receiver

    According to ESPN, the Dallas Cowboys just cut Terrell Owens. Not only does this defy some good logic, it also might be the best move for the Cowboys after all...

    Jacob Sloan Written by Jacob Sloan about over 5 years ago 211 reads 8 comments

  18. Laveranues Coles Copies Marvin Harrison, Gets Released

    Let’s not get crazy here. Just because Marvin Harrison does something, that doesn’t mean all the old, aging receivers in the league have to do it. But no one told that to Laveranues Coles...

    Jacob Sloan Written by Jacob Sloan about over 5 years ago 142 reads 0 comments

  19. Indianapolis Colts to Release Marvin Harrison, Plan Fantasy Funeral

    Marvin Harrison might meet the end of his long tenure with the Colts this week. Despite the Colts’ best efforts to keep him in their plans for 2009, he’s likely to be released as a salary cap move...

    Jacob Sloan Written by Jacob Sloan about over 5 years ago 88 reads 0 comments

  20. Why T.O. will be a Cowboy in 2009

    Since “Pacman” Adam Jones’ release, the talk of the Dallas Cowboys has been change. If not at the coaching position, currently filled by the Pillsbury Doughboy Wade Phillips, fans are crying out for Terrell Owens to get out of town...

    Jacob Sloan Written by Jacob Sloan about over 5 years ago 278 reads 14 comments

  21. A-11 Offense: The Next Wildcat?

    Deadspin’s Rick Chandler exposed this devil-spawn offense to the jaw-dropping masses this summer—the A-11, two quarterbacks in the backfield causing chaos for opposing defenses...

    Jacob Sloan Written by Jacob Sloan about over 5 years ago 427 reads 19 comments

  22. Super Bowl XLIII: 10 Foolish Thoughts

    I had to wait until after the Pro Bowl to gather my thoughts about this year’s Super Bowl. Even though the Pro Bowl is full of overhyped drama and hated by many NFL fans, I love it...

    Jacob Sloan Written by Jacob Sloan about over 5 years ago 242 reads 4 comments

  23. Super Bowl XLIII: Foolish Predictions

    I’m not going to rub it in, but I’m pretty happy that my divisional championship predictions came true and put the Arizona Cardinals and Pittsburgh Steelers in the Super Bowl...

    Jacob Sloan Written by Jacob Sloan about over 5 years ago 76 reads 1 comments

  24. NFL Divisional Championships: Hot Hands and Cold Shoulders

    Once again, this weekend, we get a game that could very literally end with a final score of 3-0 and a game that could have a total of more than 70 points. Welcome the AFC and NFC championship games...

    Jacob Sloan Written by Jacob Sloan about over 5 years ago 114 reads 0 comments

  25. NFL Divisional Playoffs, Part 2: Hot Hands and Cold Shoulders

    So the Cardinals have game—and a run game at that. Of course, who really needs a balanced attack when Larry Fitzgerald can do whatever he wants on the field and you benefit from more than ...

    Jacob Sloan Written by Jacob Sloan about over 5 years ago 104 reads 0 comments