Author Archive: Phil Alexander

Running Backs In The News

Check out our Week 4 DFS Cheat Sheet with picks for FanDuel, Draftkings, DraftDay and Fantasy Elite Check out…

Fake Football, Real Questions (July 16th Edition)

Join a FREE The Fake Football Reader League and compete for awesome prizes! Toby Gerhart (4.01), Bishop Sankey (4.03),…

Fake Football, Real Questions (July 7th Edition)

You’re on the clock – and have been for 10 minutes. Your beer’s gone warm, and you’re sweating nervously…

Too Early ADP Analysis: Wide Receiver Values

Analyzing 2014 Average Draft Position data this time of year is about as useful as a white crayon. In less…

The Michael Vick Effect: New York Jets Running Backs

When Michael Vick signed with the New York Jets, my first move was to pat myself on the back for…

NFL Free Agency Week 1: What I Loved

Refreshing the Rotoworld app so often my finger left a divot in the iPhone screen. Spending countless hours on Twitter,…

Getting to Know Latavius Murray – Shiny New Toy for 2014

There are several qualities a player must possess to qualify as the next big thing in fantasy football. Raiders (soon-to-be)…

@PhilTWR’s Usual Suspects

R.I.P. 2013 fantasy football draft season. I don’t know about you guys, but I’m way beyond my fake football saturation…

Terrelle Pryor: Take A Flier

Very few fantasy relevant storylines fly below the radar this time of year.  Those “sleepers” that you’ve known about for…

Summer Love: Arian Foster

Follow @PhilTWR Sunshine, cold beer, backyard barbecues, the beach, swimming, halter tops. Who doesn’t love the summer? This time of…

Chris Ivory For 2013 Fantasy Football

Fantasy owners sure are a fickle bunch. In the weeks leading up to the NFL draft, after it was reported…

Eddie Lacy: Fantasy Football Prospect

Despite mounting evidence to the contrary, I can’t seem to shake the belief that running back is the most important…

Can Prop Bets Help You In Fantasy Football?

I like to gamble.  Those who know me best would tell you I like to gamble too much.  Tough for…

Vegas Prop Bets and Fantasy Football

I like to gamble.  Those who know me best would tell you I like to gamble too much.  Tough for…

I Can’t Quit You: Darren McFadden

Last season Ryan Mathews waged a war against my fantasy teams.  It wasn’t until last week, when I killed him…

Dead to Me: Ryan Mathews

Jermichael Finley.  Chris Johnson.  Jeremy Maclin.  DeAngelo Williams.  A dreadful list of names that have one thing in common: They…