1. Introducing Two Fools and Their Money

    This football season, our highly-respected Best Bets feature (Hint: Don’t ever start betting in Week 16) will be replaced by a column we are going to call A fool and his money, ...

    Jacob Sloan Written by Jacob Sloan about over 6 years ago 129 reads 0 comments

  2. And so 2008 begins…

    Fantasy football season is upon us! *The people rejoice*  *Crowds cheer and applause*  *Small baby thrown in air* Someone catch that baby! *Baby caught inside beer* YES! The defending ...

    Jacob Sloan Written by Jacob Sloan about over 6 years ago 179 reads 0 comments

  3. Fantasy Football Fools’ 2008 Average Joe Mock Draft

    I know it’s a little late to be posting a mock draft. Believe me. I know you all drafted already — well, hopefully, you drafted already...

    Jacob Sloan Written by Jacob Sloan about over 6 years ago 119 reads 1 comments

  4. The Glorious Return Of The Five Minute Drill

    I discovered and, against my competitive instincts, shared The 5 Minute Drill last year during fantasy season. With Week 1 upon us, I might as well do it again...

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  5. Fantasy Football Fools is Paying the Fan

    Think you’re ready to step your fantasy football game up to the next level? Want to try to best the Fools in a friendly fantasy football competition? Do you REALLY think you’re ...

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  6. Brandon Marshall now suspended only one game, lights fantasy skyrocket

    If you haven’t drafted yet, I’m sorry. Life just isn’t fair. Cry me a river and try hosting a party in a cave or under a rock so that the rest of your league doesn’t hear this news...

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  7. Five Reasons I Still Won't Draft Peyton Manning

    Peyton Manning has now returned to practice, but there’s still too much bad juju around old buckethead for me to consider touching him for my fantasy team...

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  8. Q&A QB: Which Rookie Running Backs Are Worth Drafting?

    Q&A QB is a head-smacking, hard-hitting, name-taking question and answer series where Jacob assists readers and his Twitter followers in perfecting their draft strategy and winning their league...

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  9. There is a fantasy football movie

    10 Yards Fantasy Football Trailer from Josh Caldwell on Vimeo. …and it looks awesome. It’s called 10 Yards...

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  10. Q&A QB: How to Draft First Overall in Nine-Team Division

    Q&A QB is a new head-smacking, hard-hitting, name-taking question and answer series where Jacob assists readers and his Twitter followers in perfecting their draft strategy and winning their league...

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  11. Fantasy Football Housekeeping: Freebies, Jerry Rice, and Trash Talkin'

    No, I will not explain how you can get those Cheetos stains out of your Brett Favre jersey or my secret family salsa recipe...

    Jacob Sloan Written by Jacob Sloan about over 6 years ago 488 reads 0 comments

  12. Ronnie Brown rehabs his knee, lacks Brady Quinn's label turning expertise

    If you were concerned about Ronnie Brown after reading my article about how much you love him this season, maybe a little video about how he is rehabbing will help you calm down about that pesky knee...

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  13. You want to hang your draft board where exactly?

    Now that is one impressive looking draft board, fellas. Clearly, they are looking in awe at the brilliant pick that ended the the third round...

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  14. Fantasy Football Players You Hate, Twitter

    Last weekend, I asked all my Twitter followers what players ranked in the top 50 they didn’t want to touch in their fantasy football drafts...

    Jacob Sloan Written by Jacob Sloan about over 6 years ago 266 reads 3 comments

  15. How to Draft (or Not Draft) the Houston Texans Running Backs

    My first draft of this article was just, “AVOID THE HOUSTON RUNNING BACKS AT ALL COSTS. The end.” While contemplating whether to put that in bold or change the text to some nice ...

    Jacob Sloan Written by Jacob Sloan about over 6 years ago 548 reads 2 comments

  16. Training Camp Uppers and Downers

    It’s almost football season. Training camp battles are starting, Favre is reinstated and back as an active player (which means he is thinking about retiring), and coins are flipping in Chicago to decide who will throw the rock for 2008...

    Jacob Sloan Written by Jacob Sloan about over 6 years ago 178 reads 6 comments

  17. The Incredible Depth at Running Back in 2008

    If you followed along with my recent expert draft, you saw me pass on taking a lot of depth at running back (RB) in the early rounds. Only in the later rounds did I really flesh out the RB position on my team...

    Jacob Sloan Written by Jacob Sloan about over 6 years ago 229 reads 6 comments

  18. The Favre Effect on Fantasy Football Drafts

    After the long, over-hyped saga of rumors and speculation, Brett Favre should turn in his request for reinstatement and show up to the Green Bay Packers training camp this weekend...

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  19. Jeremy Shockey traded to Saints, gets fantasy bump

    The Jason Taylor trade that was rumored but always “danced around” seemed like it was never going to happen. That is, until it did Sunday. Little did we know the bigger fantasy football news was still to come...

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  20. Expert-League Drafting For Experts in the Expert Offseason

    For a week now, I’ve been participating in an ongoing expert-league draft put together by JunkyardJake.com. Other than a few small mocks, this draft is my first of the 2008 fantasy-football ...

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  21. Fantasy: The Difference Between a QB1 and a QB2

    To continue the fantasy definition series, we’ll take a look at the divisions between fantasy quarterbacks. After nailing down the difference between running backs, understanding the definition ...

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  22. NFL Fantasy Football: Offseason Quarterback Rankings

    Prompted by many an unruly quarterback (QB) ranker online these days, I’ve compiled my current top 12 list of fantasy QBs...

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  23. The Difference Between a RB1 and RB2

    When we talk about players as being RB1 or RB2 caliber, we are not trying to confuse you. Okay. Okay. Well, maybe we are just a tiny bit, but that’s a small satisfaction of mine...

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  24. Mocking a Mock Draft: Analyzing the Hazean's Mock Draft

    Last month, fellow fantasy-football blogger The Hazean ran a two-round fantasy mock draft. (Round One and Round Two) I’m not sure if some divine power of good—or most likely evil—took ...

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  25. Welcome to Fantasy Football Fools 2.0

    I’m happy to announce that the brand new design for FantasyFootballFools.com debuted this weekend. It’s minicamp time at Fantasy Football Fools, and we put on a few pounds of muscle this offseason...

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