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Week 4: Waiver Wire Watch

Wednesday, September 28, 2011, 7:43 PM
Each week Greg Boyce, my colleague on the sports desk at Philly.com, will scour the waiver wire to bring you the best options to fill those pesky holes on your roster. Here is his report for Week 4: *Percentages are the percent of leagues that the player is owned in RUNNING BACKS Dexter McCluster... Read more

Week 3 Roundup

Saturday, September 24, 2011, 6:07 PM
Sorry, guys. I've been busy this week and haven't been keeping up with my posts. Don't worry though, because now you'll get all the usual info in one gigantic post. I'm not going to waste any time. Here are some FanDuel bargains and busts, which will be really helpful if you plan to beat me in this... Read more

Week 3: Waiver Wire Watch

Wednesday, September 21, 2011, 12:37 PM
Each week Greg Boyce, my colleague on the sports desk at Philly.com, will scour the waiver wire to bring you the best options to fill those pesky holes on your roster. Here is his report for Week 3: Before we get into Week 3, I just want to go back to my suggestions last week. Eric Decker (5-113,... Read more

Week 2: Live updates and advice

Sunday, September 18, 2011, 9:35 AM
Since the Eagles don't play until tonight, I'll actually have some time to breathe today. Therefore, I am going to be running a chat all day providing live updates, scores, and most importantly roster advice. I'll be hopping in as much as possible to answer questions, but I have a full slate of twitter... Read more

Start or Sit: Week 2

Friday, September 16, 2011, 6:09 PM
With Week 1 in the books, it now becomes a battle between reality and illusion. Were big games by Cam Newton, Ryan Fitzpatrick, Chad Henne, Kenny Britt and others more of the exception rather than the rule? How about poor games by Chad Ochocinco, Rashard Mendenhall, Dwayne Bowe, and Vincent Jackson... Read more

Setting your Week 2 lineup

Friday, September 16, 2011, 3:17 PM
Earlier, I posted on Week 2 of the Fantasy Football Diary. But now, it's time to get into some more serious analysis of this weekend's fantasy football landscape. First, let's take a look at some players that will help you in this weekend's $150 FanDuel Beat the Expert game: BARGAINS Reggie Bush... Read more

Fantasy Football Diary: Week 2

Friday, September 16, 2011, 8:02 AM
Yesterday, I had some potential waiver wire acquisitions at wide receiver and tight end, brought to you by my colleague, Greg Boyce. This morning I have something a little different for you. Each week, I am previewing my matchup in the Fantasy Island Football League by allowing my opponent to take... Read more

Week 2: Waiver Wire Watch

Thursday, September 15, 2011, 10:33 AM
When I first started this blog, I told some of my colleagues that they were more than welcome to use this space to post their own fantasy advice. As I've mentioned before, I am a big fan of getting different voices out there, since there are so many different opinions. One of the first to send me... Read more

FIFL: What I learned in Week 1

Tuesday, September 13, 2011, 10:39 AM
Here are three things I learned in the first week of the 2011 Fantasy Island Football League: 1. NEVER UNDERESTIMATE A WOMAN Week 1 of the FIFL is in the books. If I've learned one thing, it's not to underestimate girls. The league consists of 11 men, and one very brave woman. Shawna, owner of... Read more

Week 1 top performers; Is Cam Newton for real?

Monday, September 12, 2011, 10:08 AM
I know Week 1 isn't over yet, and there is a distinct possibility that one or more players from tonight's Monday Night Football doubleheader will light up the fantasy scoreboard, but this will be a weekly tradition. Each Monday, I'll recap the weekend's top scorers, and take a look at what the national... Read more
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