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4th and Twenty – The Hail Mary in Week 9

4th and Twenty – The Hail Mary in Week 9

It’s game time so there might be some players that could potentially put up big number in week 9 so it’s time to kick off a new section for starts called 4th & Twenty for owners looking for a Hail Mary. Often there are weeks where owners don’t have any other option or are looking…

First and Five – Week 5 QB Starts and Sits

First and Five – Week 5 QB Starts and Sits

There are some interesting QB moves going on this week and there might be confusion over which quarterback to user or not in the week 5 match-ups.  With newly appointed QB Kyle Orton taking over for the Bills, some owners may think about grabbing him and playing him, but there may be some better options…

First and Five – Week 3 Running Back Starts

First and Five – Week 3 Running Back Starts

After the dust settled on week 2 and waiver claims came in, there were many owners looking at their running back situations and assessing where they were at.  Owners that were able to claim one of the decent options might have good workhorses to put up points in week 3.  Looking at the week ahead…

Week 3 Thursday Night Fantasy Starts

Week 3 Thursday Night Fantasy Starts

There’s all sorts of old adages when it comes to Thursday night fantasy football.  Running backs tend to do better, quarterbacks don’t fare so well, home kickers go off, waterboys turn into unicorns and grant wishes to players, and well you get the idea.  There are no forces at work on Thursdays that can predict…

First and Five – Week 2 Fantasy Flex Starts

First and Five – Week 2 Fantasy Flex Starts

Going into week 2 games, there were a quite bit of developments that were unexpected and surprising.  The deactivation of Adrian Peterson, along with reports of a new drug policy, plus the on-going saga of the Rice situation.   With so many distractions, it might be easy to forget the fact that there are some NFL…

First and First – Week 12 Running Back Starts

First and First – Week 12 Running Back Starts

Now that the final bye week is here, some fantasy owners just need to get past one more week before they have  their full starting roster back in the lineup.   This will be a big relief to some and a welcomed upgrade for others.  Given the state of the running back position and the…

Week 11 Thursday Night Fantasy Football Starts

Week 11 Thursday Night Fantasy Football Starts

With the Colts coming off a huge loss to the Rams in week 10, they look to rebound against the Titans who have been struggling of late and will not have their starting quarterback once again.  The backup QB Ryan Fitzpatrick will be making the start on Thursday Night Football and will try to lead…

First and Five – Week 10 Fantasy Starts

First and Five – Week 10 Fantasy Starts

Fantasy football never stops even if those that are analyzing it need to take a break for a couple of days. Thankfully I’m back and ready to go just before the games start in week 10. This edition will focus on a couple of players from each type just to highlight some players that I…

First and Five – Week 9 Wide Receiver Starts

First and Five – Week 9 Wide Receiver Starts

It seems like the Cowboys have been involved in some of the bigger games this year in terms of fantasy points. They obviously had that huge point game with the Broncos resulting in the 4th highest total of all-time, but 4 out of their 8 games scored over 50 plus points, and 3 of them…

First and Five – Week 9 Running Back Starts

First and Five – Week 9 Running Back Starts

There’s a couple of match-ups that look really appealing this week.  Those games will probably produce the most fantasy points this week just based on performance of the defense and the capabilities of the offenses. I think the Charger versus Redskin match-up looks very good, as well as the match-ups for the Raiders and Cowboys….

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