1. Peyton Manning: Will 95 Percent Be Enough for the Colts?

    Early in the first quarter of Sunday night's game, Peyton Manning stood on the sidelines. Just after a scoring drive to Anthony Gonzalez, Manning had worked the benches, joked with linemen, and then found his place among his receivers to focus...

    Jacob Sloan Written by Jacob Sloan about almost 6 years ago 372 reads 0 comments

  2. NFL Week 9 Foolish Live Blog - And Boom Goes the Dynamite

    This thing is totally in beta, but we like to stay on the cutting edge here. Besides, it’s never fun to drink alone. Now, you can have friends no matter what you’re doing on Sunday...

    Jacob Sloan Written by Jacob Sloan about almost 6 years ago 81 reads 0 comments

  3. A Fool and His Money in Week 9: Are there morals in fantasy football?

    By Nick from Fantasy Football Fools Fantasy Football Fools’ Nick and Chadam pick the NFL spreads each week in “A Fool and His Money.” You don’t have to bet with them; in fact, it might be better for your wallet if you don’t.

    Jacob Sloan Written by Jacob Sloan about almost 6 years ago 148 reads 0 comments

  4. Week 9 Hot Hands and Cold Shoulders

    One of my fantasy football teams has done remarkably well (as expected) through the first half of the season. After starting 5-0, I traded away some of my starters for underperforming stars that I believed would lead me to victory in the second half...

    Jacob Sloan Written by Jacob Sloan about almost 6 years ago 176 reads 0 comments

  5. On the Wire: Waiver-Wire Winnings from Week Eight

    There have been many injuries this season in the NFL. Unfortunately, that’s not really anything new to this sport. Some fans might call for increased player protection, more fines, or more pads, but it’s hard to see that making any difference.

    Jacob Sloan Written by Jacob Sloan about almost 6 years ago 370 reads 0 comments

  6. Dude… Santana Moss

    I think he secretly held a grudge that we didn’t pick him earlier in the season when he was looking like a champion. To prove his point, Santana Moss went off in Week 8 against the Lions and finally got his time in the spotlight here at Fools...

    Jacob Sloan Written by Jacob Sloan about almost 6 years ago 191 reads 0 comments

  7. Foolish Thoughts on Week Eight: Deconstructing the Colts, 49ers

    Foolish Thoughts is the weekly column of Jacob Sloan, Fantasy Football Fools’ editor-in-chief, that recaps significant news, notes, and performances from the weekend of fantasy football and what it all means for fantasy owners...

    Jacob Sloan Written by Jacob Sloan about almost 6 years ago 153 reads 0 comments

  8. Fantasy Football Community: What You Waitin' for? [Duds to Studs]

    We've reached the middle of the fantasy football season, and some of you might be looking at your beautifully-drafted team with disgust. More than one "stud" from last year has left teams hanging in the wind when they needed points...

    Jacob Sloan Written by Jacob Sloan about almost 6 years ago 542 reads 6 comments

  9. Week 8 Hot Hands and Cold Shoulders

    There’s a lot of hotness this week, and many players not on a bye might have their best performance of the season for you...

    Jacob Sloan Written by Jacob Sloan about almost 6 years ago 123 reads 0 comments

  10. A Fool and His Money in Week 8

    By Chadam from Fantasy Football Fools Editor’s Note: This week might be the lowest point in the life de Chadam. I’m pretty sure I walked in on him and Terrell Owens having a group cry...

    Jacob Sloan Written by Jacob Sloan about almost 6 years ago 126 reads 0 comments

  11. On the Wire: Waiver Wire Sneak Attacks from Week 7

    It’s very likely that you have already tried to snag some of these guys. In fact, you might have had them on your roster, dropped them, picked them back up, dropped them again and let some other team roll with them for a week or two by now...

    Jacob Sloan Written by Jacob Sloan about almost 7 years ago 109 reads 0 comments

  12. Foolish Thoughts on Week 7: Wade Phillips would make a great Mall Santa

    I feel a bit like Mike Nolan this morning. A heart-wrenching, late pass to Eddie Royal caused me to lose by 0.10 points last night. A tenth of a point — seriously brutal...

    Jacob Sloan Written by Jacob Sloan about 6 years ago 132 reads 0 comments

  13. Dude… Steven Jackson

    I usually try to stray from the obvious guys, but Jackson’s performance yesterday is too hard to ignore. Even rated as a top-five running back going into the season, Jackson had a lot of ...

    Jacob Sloan Written by Jacob Sloan about 6 years ago 232 reads 7 comments

  14. Week 7 Hot Hands and Cold Shoulders

    Technical difficulties with our Web host had us listed as questionable for Wednesday night, but as you saw Thursday, we showed up to play at game time. We aren’t wishy-washy like Wade Phillips...

    Jacob Sloan Written by Jacob Sloan about 6 years ago 154 reads 0 comments

  15. A Fool and His Money in Week 7

    By Nick from Fantasy Football Fools This week, I wanted to educate you on two of my favorite types of bets, the parlay and the progressive parlay. With these two wagers, you can arm yourself with the tools necessary to lose money like Chadam and I do...

    Jacob Sloan Written by Jacob Sloan about 6 years ago 174 reads 0 comments

  16. On the Wire: Waiver Wire Hardships from Week 6

    As I listened to the end of the Texas-OU game while hunched over in a car on my way to a wedding this weekend, two things occurred to me: 1) people REALLY shouldn’t get married ...

    Jacob Sloan Written by Jacob Sloan about 6 years ago 183 reads 5 comments

  17. Dallas Cowboys Trade for WR Roy Williams, Detroit Lions Wave White Flag

    The rumblings were true that the Cowboys wanted to start collecting Roy Williams-es on their roster. One is never enough...

    Jacob Sloan Written by Jacob Sloan about 6 years ago 2,701 reads 0 comments

  18. Foolish Thoughts on Week 6: Last-second nonsense

    Who is the better Manning now? I think Peyton Manning put ex-lax in his brother’s Gatorade this week. It was time to shut up the critics. Peyton gets three touchdowns; Eli gets three picks...

    Jacob Sloan Written by Jacob Sloan about 6 years ago 171 reads 0 comments

  19. Dude… Braylon Edwards

    This week’s “Dude…” award was a tough call. Plenty of surprising performances tempted our hand, but in the end, you have to give it to the guy some people considered dropping last week, Braylon Edwards...

    Jacob Sloan Written by Jacob Sloan about 6 years ago 214 reads 1 comments

  20. Week 6 Hot Hands and Cold Shoulders

    It’s about time some of the fantasy studs broke out this year. This week has some matchups to watch. If you ‘bought low’ on guys like Ryan Grant and Maurice Jones-Drew, picked ...

    Jacob Sloan Written by Jacob Sloan about 6 years ago 474 reads 11 comments

  21. A Fool and His Money in Week 6

    By Chadam from Fantasy Football Fools “Just when I thought I was out…they pull me back in.” There are some crazily enticing lines this week that are making me open up my wallet again...

    Jacob Sloan Written by Jacob Sloan about 6 years ago 301 reads 0 comments

  22. On the Wire: Waiver Wire Grabs from Week 5

    In 2006, I drafted Clinton Portis as my lead running back. I don’t even remember who my second running back was, but, in the late rounds, I picked myself up a rookie with too many names, Maurice Jones-Drew...

    Jacob Sloan Written by Jacob Sloan about 6 years ago 226 reads 13 comments

  23. Foolish Thoughts on Week Five: And Another Three Bite the Dust?

    These sudden, mysterious, and largely unreported injuries have got to stop. Last week, Carson Palmer was a late scratch. This week, the victim was Matt Schaub, who was hit by a virus the night before the game...

    Jacob Sloan Written by Jacob Sloan about 6 years ago 734 reads 0 comments

  24. Dude... DeAngelo Williams

    The running back we all doubted in Carolina stepped up big against the Chiefs. No, it’s not the biggest accomplishment in life to run over the Chiefs defense, but Williams did it in style ...

    Jacob Sloan Written by Jacob Sloan about 6 years ago 500 reads 8 comments

  25. A Fool and His Money in Week 5

    Chadam and Nick had a rough weekend. Nick was swamped last week trying to put together a fantasy lineup that could stop my crushing force of a team in our shared fantasy football league. Unfortunately for Nick, it looks like his efforts were in vain...

    Jacob Sloan Written by Jacob Sloan about 6 years ago 67 reads 0 comments