Fantasy Football 2014: Keep Eric Decker on Your Draft Day Radar — For Now

Eric Decker

The verdict is still out on the fantasy football value of New York Jets wide receiver Eric Decker. I have certainly read several – almost too many – articles that claim with confidence he is a certain bust. I’m just […]

NFL Free Agency 2014: Golden Tate Will Be Impact Fantasy Football WR

Golden Tate

The first major offensive splash of the 2014 NFL free agency season seems to be flying under the radar. Former Seattle Seahawks wide receiver Golden Tate has been signed by the Detroit Lions. Tate will now spend his Sundays lining […]

Fantasy Football 2014: QB Josh McCown Should be on Your Radar

Josh McCown

The Tampa Bay Buccaneers have signed former Chicago Bears quarterback Josh McCown. On the surface, it sounds like a fairly pedestrian signing with minimal fantasy football impacts. Let’s be honest, he’s an NFL journeyman drafted in the 3rd round of the […]

2014 NFL Free Agency: Early Fantasy Football Implications

DeMarcus Ware

Tim Heitman-USA TODAY Sports One day after the official start of the 2014 NFL season in the form of free agency, the most explosive offensive weapons and fantasy football-relevant names available have yet to find a team. Wait, what? I […]

Fantasy Football 2013: Week 3 News, Notes, Waivers and Injuries

Andrew Luck Jim Harbaugh

One weekend can be considered a fluke, two makes it a possibility and three weeks makes it a trend. The unexpected is the new normal in Fantasy Football this season. Running backs have been inconsistent, therefore unreliable. Wide receivers are […]

Fantasy Football 2013: Don’t Panic, It’s Too Early to Jump Ship on Disappointing Marquee Players

Cam Newton Carolina Panthers

Crisis as defined by our friends at Merriam-Webster is a difficult or dangerous situation that requires serious attention. Crisis can often times bring on an emotional reaction such as panic. Panic then is defined as acute, extreme anxiety causing one […]

Fantasy Football 2013: Wide Receivers Outscoring Running Backs in Unprecedented Manner

DeSean Jackson Philadelphia Eagles

Having been a Fantasy Football participant for more years than I would like to admit to and a life long statistical nerd I find a rather large part of my enjoyment to be found in the numbers of the game […]

Fantasy Football 2013: Week 2 Injury News and Notes

Ray Rice Baltimore Ravens

If you have arrived to Monday morning without your fantasy football team in serious need of a M.A.S.H. unit, consider yourself one of the lucky ones. Not in recent memory do I recall a day in which more high-profile fantasy […]

Fantasy Football 2013: Don’t Stress on Denver Broncos’ Eric Decker

Eric Decker, Denver Broncos

In case your recent residency finds you below a rock that leaves you void of the plethora of 21st century communication feeds, you know the Denver Broncos‘ passing game was fantasy football explosion on Thursday night … for everyone but wide receiver Eric […]

Rant Sports 2013 Fantasy Football Mock Draft: Team 3 Analysis

Drew Brees New Orleans Saints

The fourth Fantasy Football mock draft of Rant Sports writers was an auction format. Auction formats in Fantasy Football are two fold – strategically getting the team you want (since the randomness of snake drafts are not applicable to auctions), and […]

2013 Fantasy Football Notes: St. Louis Rams-Denver Broncos Preseason Game

Peyton Manning Sam Bradford

The Denver Broncos were an instant favorite to represent the AFC in the Super Bowl following last season. Since said prognostication, it has been an offseason to forget for the Broncos following front office personnel firings for poor decisions, the […]

2013 Fantasy Football Notes: Cleveland Browns-Indianapolis Colts Preseason Game

Andrew Luck Indianapolis Colts

The Cleveland Browns left Fantasy Football GMs with more questions than answers Saturday night. Is the Indianapolis Colts defense really that good, or is this a more realistic reflection of the Browns offense? Was it an off night for Brandon Weeden or were his previous two […]