After his second concussion of the season, Jahvid Best is being advised to sit out the rest of the season leaving a hole in both the Lions and fantasy owners’ rosters.
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With the ink on his contract barely dry, Carson Palmer has apparently already landed the starting job in Oakland. But it may be a week or two before he’s worthy of inserting into your fantasy lineup.
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.
In this week’s Fantasy Faux Pas Monday blog, fantasy owners found themselves crossed up over the Tim Hightower versus Ryan Torain conundrum.
With Julio Jones out of action this week, it seems unlikely that the Falcons will rely on just one receiver to take his place.
Posted: Tuesday, October 11th, 2011 | Adam Rank Tags: Danny Thomas, Curtis Painter, Darrius Heyward-Bey, Greg Little, Harry Douglas, Jabar Gaffney, Jackie Battle, Jason Avant, Peyton Hillis, Tim Tebow
Don’t let anybody know that I am talking about Danny Thomas on Tim Tebow Tuesday.
Michael Vick says he will play on Sunday, but he has a matchup that should make fantasy owners wary.
Let’s try to get through the top stories of the morning without tearing a groin. That seems to be going around this week.
Bears running back Matt Forte‘s contract talks are not the only ones that have been put on hold, according to league sources.
We’re eight days away from the start of the 2011 NFL season, and Week 1 of last season is when Arian Foster became a household name. The Texans opened with a win over the Colts behind Foster’s 231 yards rushing and three touchdowns.
With Michael Vick the latest player to receive a massive new deal and shed the franchise tag, I figured this was a good time to look at other players who are either in negotiations with their teams or will begin talks shortly.
Rescheduled because of Hurricane Irene, tonight’s New York showdown between the Giants and Jets offers no shortage of subplots.
Posted: Thursday, July 21st, 2011 | NFL.com Staff Tags: First and 10, Arizona Cardinals, Dominique Rodgers-Cromartie, Ike Taylor, Joe Buck, Ken Whisenhunt, Kevin Kolb, Kurt Warner, Marshall Faulk, Matt Hasselbeck, Nnamdi Asomugha, Oakland Raiders, Peyton Hillis, Peyton Manning, San Francisco 49ers, Sidney Rice, Torry Holt
Reports of an imminent labor deal between NFL owners and players might have been exaggerated. Or maybe not. The players — or, more accurately, the NFLPA’s executive committee — are in Washington, where they could vote on a proposed labor deal Thursday. The owners are meeting in Atlanta, examining the deal on their end. Keeping it all straight for you are NFL Network reporter Albert Breer and NFL Network insider Jason La Canfora.
Posted: Wednesday, July 20th, 2011 | NFL.com Staff Tags: First and 10, Arizona Cardinals, Bart Scott, Indianapolis Colts, Kevin Kolb, Larry Fitzgerald, Mark Ingram, New Orleans Saints, Peyton Hillis, Reggie Bush, Tampa Bay Buccaneers
The Saints might have two Heisman Trophy winners in their backfield this season … or they might not. By the time they sign first-round draft pick Mark Ingram, they could already have cut ties with Reggie Bush – who is still under contract but might be asked to take a paycut or be released.
Should fantasy owners be worried about drafting Peyton Manning in their fantasy leagues this season? Not yet…