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Archive: August, 2011

FIFL Draft Results: Peterson No. 1

Wednesday, August 31, 2011, 1:44 PM
Before I get into today's post, let me get some business out of the way first: - Don't forget to sign up for next week's free game on FanDuel. There is $300 in guaranteed prize money, plus a bonus if you can beat my score. And like I said, it's FREE to join. - You can also sign up for a chance to... Read more

Raul Ibanez ready to get hot?

Monday, August 22, 2011, 12:23 PM
Our friends over at Crashburn Alley put together a great chart showing Raul Ibanez's OPS month-by-month for the last two season. For a guy who has been as inconsistent has Ibanez, the numbers are shockingly consistent. Take a look: A lot of you may be looking for a player to help you make that... Read more

Fantasy football chat with Matt Mullin

Wednesday, August 17, 2011, 7:09 PM
Join's Matt Mullin as he takes your fantasy football questions in our live chat, scheduled to start Friday at noon. On a mobile phone? Click HERE to join the chat! Matt Mullin is a sports producer at You can reach him by e-mail at Follow Matt on Twitter:... Read more

Phillies make 'guest appearance' on 'Entourage'

Monday, August 15, 2011, 10:46 AM
I know this isn't fantasy, but it isn't quite real sports either, so I figured I'd get it out there anyway. Last night, if you looked closely, there was some Phillies love on the HBO series Entourage. While it wasn't a producer or actor giving a shout out to their favorite team, the real story might... Read more

Top 30 wide receivers for 2011

Friday, August 12, 2011, 4:53 PM
First, let me thank everyone who expressed interest in joining the first annual Fantasy Island Football League (FIFL). The response was great. Sorry for those of you that didn't make it, but it was pretty much a first come, first served type thing. To those that are in the league: Welcome. And good... Read more

Fantasy Football Diary: Casting Call

Sunday, August 7, 2011, 12:17 PM
This season, I am going to be doing something a little different. I am going to host a 12-team fantasy league, and blog about it every week. From draft results, to trades, to weekly trash talking, I'll use this league as a way to provide extra analysis and answer questions that arise from moves made... Read more

Top 20 running backs for 2011

Friday, August 5, 2011, 9:43 AM
Running back. That position where you can pencil in 20 points every week. However, you can also find yourself rotating players in and out each week hoping for a big game. While league scoring dictates just how important the running back position is, most standard scoring leagues put a premium on that... Read more
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