Posts Tagged ‘Ronnie Brown’

Roundup: Orton managing just fine in Denver

Chicago Tribune columnist Rick Morrissey writes that what Bears fans didn’t like about Kyle Orton as a quarterback, fans in Denver have completely accepted. What Orton lacks in style, he more than makes up for in results. He’s 25-12 as a starter.

Bills backfield could become a headache

The Bills backfield could be a cause of headaches for fantasy owners the rest of the season.

Fantasy news and notes from Week 1

A number of big-name players failed to meet fantasy expectations in Week 1, but don’t get too worried too soon. It’s still just one week!

Interesting topics for Week 1

We’re all excited for the games to finally begin. Plenty of reasons to keep an eye on each offering.

Roundup: Bennett, Hackett to work out for Ravens

While Derrick Mason remains in retirement purgatory, the Ravens will begin looking at free-agent wide receivers to replace the veteran.

Roundup: Hall of Famer Hornung blasts Favre

Packers legend Paul Hornung told a crowd of supporters that Brett Favre will not win if he goes to Minnesota. He is the second member of the Pro Football Hall of Fame to take aim at Favre during the offseason.

Rate Fabiano’s latest expert league draft

Check out the results of fantasy guru Michael Fabiano‘s latest experts draft, and then tell him if he’s got a good team or if he’s headed for a long season.

WildPat? Dolphins keeping quiet about White’s role

The Dolphins are staying quiet about their plans for the Wildcat offense in ’09, but many observers are already reading between the lines. Pat White will be a factor.

T.O. finally scores; Brown finds end zone

Terrell Owens scored a touchdown, his first since Week 5, on an 8-yard pass from Brooks Bollinger. He’s still having a weak stat line overall, however, catching four passes for just 30 yards with one fumble lost.

Running backs struggling in first half

Have you looked at some the rushing totals from running backs in the first half?

If you started these guys, you might want to look away (or pray for improvement in the second half).

Rodgers throws third touchdown pass

Aaron Rodgers was a risk-reward fantasy starter in Week 5.

It appears the reward was much greater than the risk, however, as Rodgers has thrown for 313 yards and three touchdowns against Atlanta despite having a right shoulder that’s less than 100 percent.

DeAngelo Williams scores third touchdown

DeAngelo Williams just scored his third touchdown of the afternoon, this one on a 32-yard run. He had previously scored on a 25-yard pass and a 10-yard run. He’s been the hotter back in Carolina’s committee and is seeing more touches than Jonathan Stewart as a result.

If it makes you feel better…

Ronnie Brown was active in only 17 percent of leagues this week.

Furthermore, he’s still a free agent in 7 percent of leagues. Sure, you probably want to kick yourself for sitting him (I did too!). But unless you started a backup like Jerious Norwood or Ahmad Bradshaw ahead of him, you made the best move at the time.

Ronnie runs into Dolphins’ record book

Ronnie Brown has four rushing touchdowns and one passing touchdown today, setting the Dolphins’ team record for most rushing touchdowns in a game while also tying the franchise individual single-game mark for most total touchdowns.

Ronnie Brown scores fifth TD

Ronnie Brown has now scored five touchdowns (4 rush, 1 pass) in what has become a blowout in New England. He has 117 rushing yards on 16 carries and doesn’t look at all like a back coming off ACL surgery.

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