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Fantasy Football Week Sixteen Starts and Sits

By Troy Jefferson Follow @Troy_Jefferson on Twitter Start Cam Newton (Panthers QB) Newton has been on a hot streak, throwing for nine touchdowns and zero interceptions the last four games. Oakland is 27th in pass defense and 21st in run defense. Don’t forget the Panthers’ quarterback value as a runner as well. Alfred Morris (Redskins […]

The Top 10 Postseason Pick-Ups In Fantasy Football

In my fantasy leagues, weeks 14, 15, and 16 are the postseason. All my projections are based on that, yet I will make references to week 17. 10. Montell Owens, RB, Jaguars: 15 @ MIA, 16 vs. NE. I’ve tried to avoid Jacksonville offensive players all season. If I were in a pinch for a […]

Fantasy Football Week Fifteen Starts and Sits

Follow @Troy_Jefferson on twitter Start ’Em TOM BRADY (Patriots QB) – Don’t let the matchup fool you. The former Michigan Wolverine is elite and will still put up numbers we’re accustom to seeing from him. Brady threw for 296 yards and four touchdowns last week against the vaunted Texans’ defense. Expect the thre- time Super […]

Fantasy Football Week 15: Who am I, Kreskin?

By M3Swagger Yours truly was once rejected for a game show by asking the rhetorical question, “Who am I, Kreskin?” The interviewer told us to be funny, and I thought a wisecrack about the celebrity mentalist was humorous and appropriate, considering the clue in question displayed only two of about 30 puzzle pieces. It was […]

Fantasy Footballl Week 14: It’s the Playoffs or It’s ‘Get a Life’

By M3Swagger If this is the first week of your fantasy football league’s playoffs, then congratulations are in order. Regardless of where you wound up in the standings, as long as you made the playoffs, you have a shot. Remember last year’s non-fantasy football New York Giants and how they eked into the playoffs and […]

Fantasy Football Week Fourteen Starts and Sits

Follow @Troy_Jefferson Start Em’ Eli Manning (Giants QB) Eli Manning plays the 30th ranked pass defense on Sunday and should cash in. The Giant’s signal caller went 20/33 for 280 yards and a touchdown against Washington last week. I thought the New Orleans’ native could have thrown for even more yards but Coughlin abandoned the […]

Fantasy Football Week 13: Ice, Ice Baby

By M3Swagger Because the real NHL season is nothing more than fantasy at this time, hockey phraseology as it relates to that sport is on hold. But, entering the final week of the regular fantasy football season, here are a few hockey terms that apply to fantasy football as one looks toward either growing a […]

Fantasy Football Week Thirteen Starts and Sits

By Troy Jefferson Follow @Troy_Jefferson on Twitter Start Peyton Manning (Broncos QB) The Tampa Bay Buccaneers give up 315.5 yards per game, which is last in the league. Matt Ryan threw up 353 yards on the Buc’s defense last week and Manning should do much of the same. Peyton Manning has thrown for multiple touchdowns […]