Tim Tebow is the presumptive starter for the Broncos in 2012, but the team has plans to bring in other QBs as insurance.
Posts Tagged ‘Fred Jackson’
Fred Jackson was one of the top backs in fantasy football last season. But with the emergence of C.J. Spiller, it looks like a backfield-by-committee looms in Buffalo.
Posted: Tuesday, January 10th, 2012 | NFL.com Staff Tags: Three and out, Buddy Nix, Buffalo Bills, C.J. Spiller, Fred Jackson, Green Bay Packers, James Starks, Kansas City Chiefs, Kyle Orton, Matt Cassel, Romeo Crennel, Ryan Grant
James Starks’ status for this weekend’s game against the Giants is still up in the air. But that’s probably a good thing for Playoff Challenge owners, since the matchup isn’t an advantageous one.
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: Monday, November 28th, 2011 | NFL.com Staff Tags: Fantasy Faux Pas, A.J. Green, Beanie Wells, Brandon Lloyd, Fred Jackson, Julio Jones, Kevin Smith, Mike Wallace, Roy Helu, Sebastian Janikowski, Wes Welker
With the fantasy regular season winding down, each lineup decision becomes a little more important. It also makes any Fantasy Faux Pas a little harder to swallow.
Dave Dameshek joins Elliot Harrison and Michael Fabiano to talk all things Thanksgiving and what Tim Tebow’s value is at this point in the season. In the second hour, Elliot and Michael go over starts and sits for Week 12 and talk breaking news as Fred Jackson’s injury is worse than previously announced.
Posted: Wednesday, November 23rd, 2011 | NFL.com Staff Tags: Three and out, Adrian Peterson, Buffalo Bills, C.J. Spiller, DeSean Jackson, Fred Jackson, Michael Vick, Minnesota Vikings, Philadelphia Eagles
Fred Jackson is ruled out for Week 12 while Michael Vick, DeSean Jackson and Adrian Peterson try to work their way back to action despite seemingly tough odds.
Posted: Friday, October 28th, 2011 | NFL.com Staff Tags: First and 10, A.J. Green, Adam Rank, Albert Breer, Aldon Smith, Arian Foster, Ben Roethlisberger, Brian Billick, Dave Dameshek, Fred Jackson, Jack Youngblood, Jerry Glanville, John Calipari, MC Hammer, Michael Fabiano, Michael Wilbon, New England Patriots, Paul Posluszny, Pittsburgh Steelers, Rich Eisen
Friday is the last chance to have your say in who wins top honors for last weekend’s games by voting for the NFL’s Hardest Working Man award, the Rookie of the Week, Air & Ground Player of the Week, and Never Say Never Moment of the Week. And don’t forget to fill out your Pro Bowl ballot!
Posted: Friday, October 14th, 2011 | NFL Playbook Staff Tags: Arthur Moats, Buffalo Bills, Chris Hairston, David Nelson, Donald Jones, Drayton Florence, Eli Manning, Eric Wood, Fred Jackson, Jason Pierre-Paul, Kelvin Sheppard, Kyle Williams, Leodis McKelvin, New York Giants, Nick Barnett, Playbook, Ryan Fitzpatrick, Shawne Merriman, Stevie Johnson, Tale of the tape
Just a week ago, the Bills beat the media’s favorite “Dream Team” and now sit atop the AFC East. At 4-1, do the Bills have what it takes to be a contender this year? A lot of questions can be answered after Sunday’s game with the New York Giants.
Posted: Wednesday, October 12th, 2011 | NFL.com Staff Tags: First and 10, Aaron Rodgers, Adrian Peterson, Al Davis, Albert Breer, Ben Roethlisberger, Benjarvus Green-Ellis, Dave Dameshek, Derrick Mason, frank gore, Fred Jackson, Houston Texanns, Houston Texans, LeBron James, Matt Cassel, New England Patriots, New York Jets, Philip Rivers, San Diego Chargers
Log onto NFL.com to vote for the FedEx Air & Ground Players of the Week. And don’t forget to cast your vote for the week’s top rookie performance and top comeback, too.
Jason Smith examines if it’s time to deal away your underperforming fantasy players in exchange for some newer blood.
Posted: Thursday, October 6th, 2011 | NFL.com Staff Tags: First and 10, Brian Dawkins, Cam Newton, Fred Jackson, Green Bay Packers, Jason Taylor, Kansas City Chiefs, Kurt Warner, LeBron James, Mark Sanchez, Todd Haley, Tony Romo
Relive the incredible story of Kurt Warner’s rise from NFL Europe to NFL MVP when the documentary “Kurt Warner: A Football Life” premieres Thursday night at 10 p.m. ET on NFL Network.
Posted: Friday, September 30th, 2011 | jasonfsmith1 Tags: Aaron Rodgers, Alfonso Smith, Beanie Wells, Chris Johnson, Darren McFadden, Drew Brees, Fred Jackson, Kendall Hunter, Philip Rivers, Roy Helu, Tom Brady
Top fantasy running backs are a commodity, but Jason Smith says they’re not one that you should gut your roster to get.
Not every back can be LeSean McCoy. In fact, Jason Smith says if you have Ahmad Bradshaw, you’re doing alright.
Posted: Tuesday, September 27th, 2011 | NFL.com Staff Tags: Daniel Thomas, Alfonso Smith, Beanie Wells, Ben Tate, Chris Johnson, Fred Jackson, Jahvid Best, Ken Whisenhunt, Knowshon Moreno, LeGarrette Blount, LeSean McCoy, Maurice Jones-Drew, Michael Turner, Mike Tolbert, Reggie Bush, Ryan Mathews, Willis McGahee
Yesterday we took a look at the surprising WRs who were targeted the most in Week 3, and also a glance at some surprising trends that brought us names like Andre Caldwell, Davone Bess and Dane Sanzenbacher (Jim Tressel is smiling somewhere). Today, it’s time to spotlight the RBs and take a look at the ‘touch leaders’ for Week 3.