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Archive: December, 2010

Week 17 Fantasy Preview: All good things must end

Friday, December 31, 2010, 9:56 AM
After a much improved result in Week 16, we are hoping that more of you will follow our advice. But don't worry, we understand if you chalk it up to a blind squirrel finding a nut. While a sixth-place finish is great, we still need to crack the top four and get our hands on some cash. We are in a... Read more

Fantasy: NBA Beat the Expert (Week 1 Results)

Thursday, December 30, 2010, 11:16 PM
First, I would like to thank everyone who played in our first FanDuel beat the expert league. Now, down to business. I took it easy on you guys this week, because I didn't want to scare everyone away. I finished in 13th place, meaning that the 12 people ahead of me all pocketed $5. The big winner... Read more

Week 16 Fantasy Recap: Can you hear us now?

Wednesday, December 29, 2010, 10:54 AM
Week 16 was a reality check for a lot of fantasy players. There was not nearly as much scoring as last week, and some seemingly sure things fell through. That didn't stop 'buffalo66' from taking home $80 and winning this week's FanDuel challenge. Thanks to a big week from Josh Freeman (our bargain... Read more

Christmas gift from a Philly.com Sports reader

Friday, December 24, 2010, 4:11 PM
Following Sunday’s holiday miracle at the New Meadowlands, a family of lifelong Eagles fans living in California, Florida, and Jenkintown, Pa., collaborated to create this new Christmas classic: The Week Before Christmas Written by Daniel Twer with Kevin Twer & Doran Twer ‘Twas... Read more

Week 16: It's beginning to look a lot like Christmas

Thursday, December 23, 2010, 2:57 PM
Welcome to a special holiday edition of our weekly FanDuel fantasy football preview. In the spirit of giving, we are going to give you all our best advice of the season: Don't listen to us. After back-to-back weeks of finishing outside the top 20, we have decided that we were only cheating you out... Read more

Video: Skills contest thrills Flyers fans

Wednesday, December 22, 2010, 12:01 AM
After an awful loss, the Flyers held a skills competition at the Wells Fargo Center in front of their fans to kick off their holiday break. Philly.com's Dave Isaac recaps the festivities. Read more

Introducing our new fantasy basketball challenge

Tuesday, December 21, 2010, 6:07 PM
This week, Philly.com and FanDuel are rolling out a fantasy basketball challenge in which you, the readers, will challenge me for a chance to win cash. This week, it is free to join and you will win $5 just for beating my score. In addition, the overall winner will pocket a cool $50. For those of... Read more

Job opening: Part-time position with Philly.com Sports

Tuesday, December 21, 2010, 4:08 PM
Philly.com Sports, named a top-10 newspaper website by the Associated Press Sports Editors, is looking for a part-time content producer to join our online team. Responsibilities for this position include updating the website, building image galleries, writing engaging headlines and handling breaking... Read more

Week 15 Fantasy Recap: Gun-slinging Grossman

Tuesday, December 21, 2010, 11:02 AM
Week 16 was a hectic, high-scoring week in the world of football, both real and fantasy. We saw our highest score thus far, thanks to 'reservoirdawgs' and his 154.38 point performance. Finishing nearly 20 points ahead of the second-place finisher, 'reservoirdawgs' got a lot of help from Michael Vick... Read more

Yo, New York! Had enough yet?

Monday, December 20, 2010, 1:34 PM
Sports fans in "The City That Never Sleeps" certainly haven't been getting any shut-eye this week, and they have Philadelphia to thank for all the tossing and turning. Philly teams spent recent days stealing Cliff Lee away from the Yankees (without even really trying), putting a hurtin'... Read more
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