Tag: Darren McFadden

Week 7 Risers and Fallers

Check out our NFL DFS Cheat Sheet! Don’t let your concentration fade as the World Series starts up…

Waiver Wire Pickups for Week 8

Check out our NFL DFS Cheat Sheet! Running Backs Darren McFadden (38% Yahoo, 43% ESPN) Despite lots of…

Draft Video #3: 10-Team, 2-QB, 6-pt/Pass TD, 0.5-PPR

Howdy, fake footballers, and welcome back to my series of fantasy football draft videos. This installment features a 10-team, 2-QB,…

Neil’s 2013 Fantasy RB Rankings

After kicking off my QB Rankings last week, it is time to add the other backs to the mix, so…

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…

Week 10 NFL Picks

The Week 9 NFL picks went well, and resulted in the second big pay day of the season. The Texans…

Week 10 Fantasy Football Last Second Decisions

Carson Palmer and Doug Martin led their respective positions in fantasy production in week nine. I could have told you…

Week 9 Recap: Florida 5-0

Heading into week 9, Doug Martin was enjoying a productive rookie campaign. The Bucs newcomer was running well, involved in…

Week 9 NFL Picks

Going to roll with 5 rapid fire NFL picks this week.  The Titans and Chargers let me down last week,…

The Fake Football Reader Leagues: Week 8

The completion of week 8 puts us directly at the half way point of our 16 week fake football season.…

The Matchup Machine: Week 9 Fantasy Football Efficiency

Welcome to Week 9 of the Matchup Machine. This is a feature Chet started using to help me out over…

Meta-Gabeing: Making The Percentage Play

Welcome back to another week of Meta-Gabeing. If you haven’t read last week’s article yet, I highly recommend doing so…

Week 8 Start/Sit

START QB: Ben Roethlisberger vs. WAS – Despite throwing just three touchdowns over his last three games, Ben Roethlisberger…

The Matchup Machine: Week 7 Fantasy Football Efficiency

Welcome to Week 7 of the Matchup Machine. This is a feature Chet started using to help me out over…

Week 6 Injury Rundown

What better way to start your morning in front of your computer than making last minute changes in your lineups…

Week 4 Recap: The Marquee Quarterbacks Are Alive!

Week 4 is just about wrapped up, and Sunday’s action saw a few things actually go right for fantasy owners,…

Rest Of Season Strength Of Schedule

Ok, so these numbers you’re going to fry your eyes with are from the first three weeks. That officially is…

Fantasy Football Week 3: Last Second Decisions

It’s like they say – another week in fantasy football, more problems. Okay, that’s not the saying at all, but…

Buy Low/Sell High: Week 3

Hello Fake Footballers! My name is Asher Molk, and I am really looking forward to helping you win your fake…

The Fake Football Spotlight League Draft!

Good Day, Ladies & Gents! Welcome to The Fake Football’s Spotlight league. This league will include all your favorite FFB…

Bold Locks for Week 1

I have thrown up two bold locks for Week 1 – but also check in for a week 1 fantasy…

Fantasy Football Rankings: Week 1 Staff Ranks

All that blood, sweat, and alcohol we poured out during draft season has led us to this moment…Week 1!!! It’s…

Steal Ryan Mathews

You have 24 hours – 48, maybe – to break into the vault of your league mate’s insecurities and pry…

Fantasy Football Rankings: Chet’s Week 1 Ranks

Check out my week one rankings just below this area where the sentences are. I’ll be updating this as news…

5 Bold Predictions for this Fantasy Football Season

If we didn’t have people in and around the Internet’s making bold predictions for this fantasy football season, well, all…

The Expert on Fantasy Experts

Zach Law is the Mike Wallace of fantasy football. And by Mike Wallace, I don’t mean the longtime preseason holdout…

The Anatomy of Fantasy Football Rankings

First of all, my sincere apologies to those of you who mistakenly found yourself here due to the words “anatomy”…

Links That Don’t Stink

Displaying his mastery of Microsoft Excel’s RANDBETWEEN function, Fantasy Douche is helping your feeble human brain comprehend recency bias with…

2012 Fantasy Football Running Back Projections

08/28 Update: Tons of running back updates below, including…you guessed it…the Redskins! Maurice Jones-Drew: MJD is still holding out, and…

Mr. Fantasy Freak 10 Team Expert Draft Review

Alex Wiesner the main man behind Mr. Fantasy Freak invited me into a 10 Team H2H Experts League to represent the…

2012 Fantasy Football Targets

My targets and sleepers change daily, but here are some guys I’m liking as we close in on fake football…

2012 Fantasy Football Auction Values

Here are Auction Values for a Standard League with a $200 budget. Have at it!

Links that Don’t Stink

The Raiders essentially promised fantasy football glory for Darren McFadden this morning, people are using fantasy statistical measurements from the…

Fake Football Matchups: A Prelude To Statistical Strategery

If you know me from my Razzball days, you’ll know that I love stats and especially matchups stats. So while…

FSWA Industry Insiders Draft

I am currently in a slow draft sponsored by the Fantasy Sports Writers Association. I thought I would let y’all…

Draft Video #2: 12-Team ESPN Standard League

After drafting them in the first two rounds of last week’s draft videos, Ryan Mathews broke his collarbone and Trent…

2012 Fantasy Football Rankings: Chet Gresham

Hello All. Here are my rankings for this season. I will try to keep them updated as often as humanly…

Don’t Draft Megatron

I write this with the understanding that advising against drafting Calvin Johnson in your league’s draft this summer is tantamount…

2012 Fantasy Football: Running the Fantasy Gauntlet

Fantasy football can get tricky, as you all are likely aware, and one of the toughest parts of preparation is…

Snake Drafts: Position of Power

Posted by Jeff

The 30 minute warning before a snake draft is a very stressful moment in the life of a fake footballer.…

2012 Fantasy Football: Top 10 Running Back Handcuffs

The running back position is enticing and dangerous in the same breath in fantasy football. Just when you think you’re…

Goal Line Savvy and Not-So-Savvy Running Backs

I was wondering about effectiveness of running backs near the goal line so I took a look-see at, well, effectiveness…

Mock Draft Recap: Pick 11

For the past week, 12 of the toughest fantasy footballers on the planet have been slugging it out in The…

Running Back Finishes

Posted by Chet

Running backs have very short lifespans in the NFL. They wear down, get hurt, fumble away their jobs, or just…

Fantasy Running Back Consistency

Here are the fantasy stats for the top 10 running backs from 2002 through 2011. I wanted to just get…

Fantasy Football Week 16: Super Bowl and Festivus for the Rest of Us

The year, many of my favorite TV shows and the fake football season are coming to an end but I…

Injury Analysis: Down Goes Peterson

Leading up to Sunday the fantasy trade deadline came and went. The trade deadline generally signifies the time to forget…