Matt Forte will be one of the top running backs taken in 2012 fantasy drafts. That’s why the looming threat of a contract holdout is so troubling.
Posts Tagged ‘Chris Johnson’
Posted: Tuesday, January 3rd, 2012 | NFL.com Staff Tags: Three and out, Chris Johnson, Indianapolis Colts, Jake Locker, Jim Irsay, Kenny Britt, Mark Sanchez, Matt Hasselbeck, Mike Munchak, New York Jets, Peyton Manning, Santonio Holmes, Tennessee Titans
With front office changes in Indianapolis and the Colts holding the top pick in the draft, the future of Peyton Manning is very much undecided.
Posted: Wednesday, December 28th, 2011 | jasonfsmith1 Tags: Aaron Rodgers, Arian Foster, Adrian Peterson, Ahmad Bradshaw, Cam Newton, Chris Johnson, Darren McFadden, DeMarco Murray, Drew Brees, Eli Manning, Fred Jackson, Jamaal Charles, Mark Sanchez, Matt Forte, Matthew Stafford, Michael Turner, Peyton Hillis, Philip Rivers, Ray Rice
With the 2011 fantasy football season in the rear view mirror, Jason Smith looks at who could be the top fantasy pick in 2012. The answer isn’t as simple as you’d think.
Posted: Thursday, December 22nd, 2011 | NFL.com Staff Tags: Three and out, Anquan Boldin, Baltimore Ravens, Chris Johnson, Ed Dickson, Jamie Harper, Mario Manningham, New York Giants, Tennessee Titans
With news that Anquan Boldin is finished for the regular season, fantasy owners might find more relief in Baltimore’s tight end than in their receiving corps.
Posted: Tuesday, November 29th, 2011 | jasonfsmith1 Tags: Blog Log Blog, Chris Johnson, DeAngelo Williams, Dustin Keller, Eric Decker, Harry Douglas, Jonathan Stewart, Kamerion Wimbley, Laurent Robinson, Mario Manningham, Michael Crabtree, Stevie Johnson
Need a win to sneak into your fantasy league playoffs? Jason Smith has a short list of important rules to remember in order to get a much-needed win in the regular season finale.
Posted: Monday, November 21st, 2011 | NFL.com Staff Tags: Fantasy Faux Pas, Aaron Rodgers, Chris Johnson, Denarius Moore, Kevin Smith, Mario Manningham, Maurice Morris, Roy Helu, Ryan Torain, Stevie Johnson, Torrey Smith
It’s no surprise that Kevin Smith headlines this week’s Fantasy Faux Pas, but as always, there’s plenty more.
Posted: Monday, November 14th, 2011 | NFL Playbook Staff Tags: Alex Smith, Chris Johnson, Dallas Cowboys, Dave Tollefson, DeMarco Murray, frank gore, Mathias Kiwanuka, New York Giants, Playbook, San Francisco 49ers, Tennessee Titans, Tony Romo
In the NFL, defensive coordinators wish stopping a team was as simple as stopping one guy.
Posted: Monday, November 14th, 2011 | NFL.com Staff Tags: Fantasy Faux Pas, A.J. Green, Brandon Lloyd, Chicago Bears, Chris Johnson, Denarius Moore, Jacoby Ford, Laurent Robinson, Michael Vick, Roddy White, Roy Helu, Steve Smith, Tom Brady, Willis McGahee
This week, Michael Vick and his struggles were top of mind for many fantasy owners on Fantasy Faux Pas Monday.
Willis McGahee runs wild with one hand, Vincent Jackson exploding for three touchdowns and, of course, shanahanigans all conspired to drive fantasy owners to distraction in this week’s edition of Fantasy Faux Pas Monday.
Posted: Wednesday, October 26th, 2011 | NFL.com Staff Tags: First and 10, Antonio Cromartie, Baltimore Ravens, Bucky Brooks, Chris Johnson, Dave Dameshek, Elliot Harrison, John Harbaugh, Jonathan Vilma, Michael Fabiano, Mike Ditka, Peyton Hillis, Philip Rivers, Ray Rice, Terrell Owens, Terrell Suggs
The time has come to nominate your Pro Bowl players for 2012. Cast your vote for the AFC and NFC’s best players at each position.
Posted: Tuesday, October 25th, 2011 | Adam Rank Tags: Three and out, Baltimore Ravens, Chris Johnson, Dallas Cowboys, DeMarco Murray, Jackie Battle, Jason Garrett, Ray Rice, Ryan Torain, Shanahanigans, Tennessee Titans, Terrell Suggs, Tony Romo
There’s no question that DeMarco Murray should be the starter for the Cowboys.
Posted: Saturday, October 22nd, 2011 | NFL Playbook Staff Tags: Playbook, Akeem Ayers, Andre Johnson, Arian Foster, Ben Tate, Chris Johnson, Cortland Finnegan, Houston Texans, James Casey, Joel Dreessen, Jurrell Casey, Mario Williams, Matt Hasselbeck, Matt Schaub, Nate Washington, Owen Daniels, Peyton Manning, Shaun Smith, Tennessee Titans, Wade Phillips
With the monotony of Indianapolis’ annual contention for the AFC South stifled by Peyton Manning’s injury, Houston and Tennessee will battle for the division lead Sunday as we approach the season’s midpoint.
Posted: Monday, October 17th, 2011 | Adam Rank Tags: Reggie Wayne, Brandon Marshall, Carson Palmer, Chris Johnson, Curtis Painter, Dallas Clark, Darren McFadden, Donovan McNabb, Dwayne Bowe, Felix Jones, Kenny Britt, Kerry Collins, Kyle Orton, Matt Hasselbeck, Peyton Hillis
The football trade deadline is just that, dead. There is little to no excitement. There is no intrigue. Teams out of the race don’t send picks to other teams for future consideration like in other sports like baseball. Here are some trades I would love to see happen.
Posted: Monday, October 10th, 2011 | NFL Playbook Staff Tags: Playbook, Adrian Peterson, Arizona Cardinals, Atlanta Falcons, aubrayo franklin, Buffalo Bills, Carolina Panthers, Chris Hoke, Chris Johnson, Darrelle Revis, DeSean Jackson, George Wilson, Green Bay Packers, Jackie Battle, Jason Avant, Jeremy Maclin, Kansas City Chiefs, Kyle Wilson, LeGarrette Blount, Marshall Newhouse, Marshawn Lynch, Minnesota Vikings, New England Patriots, New Orleans Saints, New York Jets, Patrick Peterson, Patrick Willis, Philadelphia Eagles, Pittsburgh Steelers, San Francisco 49ers, Tampa Bay Buccaneers, Tennessee Titans, Tom Brady, Wes Welker
Another exciting week of games on Sunday – which means another interesting day of Monday tape study.
Jason Smith examines if it’s time to deal away your underperforming fantasy players in exchange for some newer blood.