Ranking Top 10 Young Receivers in the League
The 2011 NFL draft class had a nice-sized group of wide receivers with a few standouts including Randall Cobb, A.J. Green and Julio Jones. These players have improved over their three seasons, avoiding sophomore slumps and now they sit among the top 10 young receivers in the league. Take a look. A.J. Green (Cincinnati Bengals) […]
Is Irsay an Ingrate or Simply Stirring Up Headlines for Manning Homecoming?
This Sunday, Denver Broncos quarterback Peyton Manning will return to Indianapolis for his first matchup against the Indianapolis Colts. Along with his team’s perfect record, his homecoming, the great play by his successor Andrew Luck and the love by the fans for him, there’s a lot at stake and distractions. And there’s also the Colts […]
Broncos, Chiefs and the Saints: Team With the Best Shot at Going Undefeated?
As the NFL enters Week 6, three teams remain undefeated: the Denver Broncos, the Kansas Chiefs and the New Orleans Saints. It’s always a huge feat to go undefeated week-to-week but to do so for an entire season is even less frequent as the 1972 Miami Dolphins were the last team to do so. With […]
Surveying the Early Season 2013 NFL Draft Busts
The 2013 NFL season has passed its first quarter and it has included a number of surprises (an undefeated Kansas City Chiefs team) and some disappointments (the winless New York Giants). For many rookies, they’re spending the season paying their dues while others have already hit the ground running. But it hasn’t necessarily been a […]
Are We Witnessing a Quarterback Renaissance in Fantasy Football?
On Thursday, Week 3 will kick off for the NFL and this means it’s a third opportunity for you to find success with your fantasy teams. Sometimes that’s easier said than done but so far this year, there appears to be one trusty weapon for any team: the quarterback. In Week 1, there were 20 […]
Most Intriguing NFL Week 1 Matchups
On Thursday night, the NFL season officially kicked off with the rematch of the Denver Broncos against the Baltimore Ravens. Numerous questions swirled for this game including how would the Ravens defense look? Does Peyton Manning still have it? Does he have chemistry with Wes Welker? How will the Ravens look without Anquan Boldin and […]
Fantasy Football Players On the Rise in Preseason Action
For many NFL players, preseason games can make or break their futures for an upcoming season. Some will improve while others will fall. For fantasy football fans, players with better-than-expected preseasons will find their fantasy values on the rise. Here’s a look at some players to include in this category for 2013. Michael Vick (QB […]
Teams Preseason Odds at Winning 2014 Super Bowl
While we’re already in Week 3 of the preseason, there’s light at the end of the tunnel for the regular season to begin. Every team will enter with a clean slate although some eyebrows may be raised toward some that didn’t fare well in August. Regardless, it’s never too early to look even further ahead […]
How Many Years Does Peyton Manning Have Left?
For the 2013 season, Denver Broncos quarterback Peyton Manning will enter his 16th season as a spry 37-year-old. He is in his second year with Denver and after last year’s finish, expectations are high for this team to make a Super Bowl run this year. In his Broncos rookie season, Manning had 4,659 passing yards and 37 touchdowns. […]
Fantasy Football 2013 Bust Candidates
Just as it is important to find good fantasy sleepers (RB & WR), it’s also key to keep your eyes out for potential fantasy bust candidates. Whether it’s an injury, an unexpected performance in preseason games or a coaching change, some players may initially be at the top of your drafts but in the end, […]