Week 1 Fantasy Football Predictions From Rant Sports Staff


Week 1 Fantasy Football: Starting QB Jay Cutler Is A No-Brainer

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In Week 1 of the 2014 fantasy football season, Jay Cutler and the Chicago Bears host the Buffalo Bills at Solider Field. It may seem like common sense at this point in the season, but Cutler is an absolute must-start […]

Week 1 Fantasy Football: Start WR Andre Johnson

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In Week 1 of the 2014 fantasy football season, the Houston Texans face off against the Washington Redskins. It has all the makings of a shootout and should see plenty of fantasy points to go around. Houston WR Andre Johnson is […]

Week 1 Fantasy Football: Don’t Start WR Anquan Boldin

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The Dallas Cowboys easily have one of the worst passes defenses in all of football. They finished 30th in the NFL last season with 286.8 yards against per game and the secondary has allowed countless 300-yard passing performances to opposing gunslingers. […]

Week 1 Fantasy Football: Start RB Ryan Mathews

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In Week 1 of the 2014 fantasy football season, the San Diego Chargers will face of against the Arizona Cardinals. It seems like a defense battle at first glance, but there are some sleepers to consider. One of them is […]

Week 1 Fantasy Football: Start QB Tony Romo

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In Week 1 of the 2014 fantasy football season, the Dallas Cowboys will face off against the San Francisco 49ers. The game will be a late afternoon affair and will draw a ton of attention in the fantasy world. Despite […]

Week 1 Fantasy Football: Don’t Start WR Danny Amendola

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In Week 1 of the 2014 fantasy football season, WR Danny Amendola and the New England Patriots will travel to play the Miami Dolphins. In Miami last season, Amendola had a career game. He hauled in 10 balls for 131 yards […]

Week 1 Fantasy Football: Don’t Start WR Steve Smith

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After haulig in just two balls through the first two preseason games with his new team, Baltimore Ravens WR Steve Smith had a strong performance in Week 3 of the preseason. The veteran receiver hauled in a team-high six balls […]

2014 Fantasy Football: QB Jay Cutler Primed For Big Numbers

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Every fantasy football draft, there are a handful of quality quarterbacks that fall past the first five rounds. One of the best mid-round steals at the quarterback position this summer was QB Jay Cutler of the Chicago Bears. Cutler fell […]

2014 Fantasy Football: Avoid The New England Patriots RBs

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The New England Patriots haven’t had a strong rushing attack in some time. The team has constantly thrown first with QB Tom Brady under center and it has always limited the overall fantasy football value of the team’s running backs. The […]

Add OF Rusney Castillo In Fantasy Baseball Keeper Leagues

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Over the past several fantasy baseball seasons, more and more professional teams have started to sign international players, particularly from Cuba. The most recent top-tier prospect to come over to the states and ink a huge deal is veteran OF […]

2014 Fantasy Football Handcuff: Christine Michael

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It is no secret that Seattle Seahawks RB Marshawn Lynch is slowly starting to fall down fantasy football drafts boards this summer. He has received a beating in recent years and it seems inevitable that he will finally miss time […]