Nothing like starting your fantasy league with three points heading into the weekend. As much fun as it is playing guys with Monday night matchups, this is the horror of playing guys on Thursday night. One bad game kind of ruins the start of your weekend.
Posts Tagged ‘Ray Rice’
Raiders fans are known for their overreactions. Don’t believe me? Greyhound had to shutdown its servers last night because Raiders fans flooded the system booking travel to Dallas for the Super Bowl following Sunday’s beat down of the Broncos, which proved — beyond a shadow of a doubt — that greatness is in the future for the Silver & Black.
Ray Rice is losing a lot of carries (and fantasy points) to Willis McGahee this week.
Ray Rice is finally putting up some fantasy points!
Posted: Sunday, October 3rd, 2010 | Frank Tadych Tags: Asante Samuel, Chris Reis, Clinton Portis, Darren McFadden, Delanie Walker, Derrick Morgan, Frank Tadych, Jacoby Jones, Jonathan Joseph, Jordan Shipley, Justin Gage, Kevin Dockery, Le'Ron McClain, Melvin Bullitt, Michael Vick, Morgan Burnett, Nick Barnett, Paul Kruger, Pete Carroll, Pierson Prioleau, Ray Rice, Riley Cooper, Roy Williams, Russell Okung, Steve Smith, Week 4 injuries 2010, Willis McGahee
It was a rough day on the injury front for the Eagles, who lost Michael Vick, Asante Samuel and WR Riley Cooper.
One of the most unenviable places to be this morning — other than standing next to the shirtless Eagles fan like Jason La Canfora did during Fantasy Live — was sitting in front of your computer trying to decide to play Ray Rice or not.
Pierre Thomas was limited in practice on Friday and is considered a game-day decision. Obviously, game-day decisions are terrible for many reasons, which we have discussed before. And Thomas is i no better position than Jahvid Best, Ray Rice or Steven Jackson.
Athletes always contend that toe injuries are some of the most painful ailments to overcome. And while it’s not a sexy appendage to brag about injuring — notice Keanu Reeves never talks glowingly about injuring his toe during his inspirational speech to his teammates during The Replacements — this can be extremely troublesome for the fantasy enthusiasts.
With a number of big-name players facing injuries this week, here’s a one-stop shop for the latest updates as the news cycle comes to a close on Thursday.
In a week where running back injuries are rampant, Kenneth Darby could have some fantasy appeal.
Even if Ray Rice is able to play this weekend, he’s a definite risk in fantasy leagues.
Ravens RB Ray Rice did not practice this on Wednesday, which raise the concern level of fantasy enthusiasts everywhere. Rice has an extensive bruise on his knee, but did walk around the locker room without a limp.
A lot of fantasy enthusiasts who picked at the top of the draft this year are facing a rather troubling dilemma with guys like Maurice Jones-Drew and Ray Rice who have failed to produce top-pick points. And now what do you do with them? You have spent too high of a draft pick to bench them and there is little to no trade value with them now.
Posted: Sunday, September 26th, 2010 | Frank Tadych Tags: Aaron Curry, Brad Childress, Cory Redding, Fred Taylor, Jahvid Best, Jamar Williams, Jason McCourty, John St. Clair, John Sullivan, Louis Vasquez, Marcus Trufant, O.J. Atogwe, Ray Rice, Shawne Merriman, Stephen Peterman, Steve Spagnuolo, Steven Jackson, Tracy Porter, Visanthe Shiancoe, Week 3 injuries 2010
A roundup of injury updates from Week 3.