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Just How Bad Are the Patriots At Drafting Offensive Skill Players?

After an impressive start in their first three games in which the Patriots beat the Dolphins 21-11, narrowly lost at Seattle 35-30, then beat the Raiders 36-20, in their last three games, the New England Patriots have scored 10, 12 and 6 points against the Chiefs, Broncos and 49ers respectively. The Patriots offense is completely […]

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Is Leonard Fournette Taking Over the Tampa Backfield?

I found this on r/fantasyfootball but it’s a summary of an article that appeared in The Athletic: I had a short conversation with The Athletic Tampa Bay beat writer Greg Auman this week, and he mentioned a situation that played out in last week’s game that I found very enlightening. The Cliffs Notes version of […]

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Mid-Week Fantasy Report

It is Wednesday, my dudes. Topics covered today include: Is Baker Mayfield better without Odell? Are the Eagles finally getting healthy? Will Fuller to the Packers? You should probably pick up Jalen Reagor of the Eagles. He’s been activated off IR and is back at practice. The team hopes he can play this Sunday against […]

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Tampa Bay Buccaneers: The Best Team In the NFC

After a somewhat rocky start (remember Brady forgetting what down it was at the end of the game in Chicago?), the Tampa Bay Buccaneers are now 5-2 and boast back-to-back blowout wins over the previously undefeated Green Bay Packers, and the Las Vegas Raiders—a team that people might dismiss, but which nevertheless was good enough […]

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NFL Week 7 Intel Report

We’ll do the Monday Night Game later tonight after it ends. But included here: replacements for Kenyan Drake, Odell Beckham and Chris Carson; is Mike Evans in trouble? The Cowboys’ offensive collapse; the Bills come back to Earth; Is D’Andre Swift taking over in Detroit? First up, the injury report: Chase Edmonds immediately becomes the […]

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Fantasy Implications of AB going to the Buccaneers

The Buccaneers and AB have reached a deal, officially: Initially, I discounted the idea of AB going to the Buccaneers because Arians seemingly shot it down prior to the season. Here’s his quote: On the “Tiki and Tierney” show on CBS Sports Network on Thursday, Arians was asked by Tiki Barber about the likelihood of […]

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It’s Time to Pick Up Antonio Brown

Next week around this time, you will see a deluge of articles telling you to make a waiver claim for Antonio Brown. People in your league are going to go after him, I promise you that. Lots of FAAB will be spent on him. There are teams in your league that are 2-4 or 1-5 […]

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Fantasy Football: NFL Week 6 Wrap-Up

For time’s sake, we’ll mainly be focusing on waiver wire pickups and guys who fantasy owners are worried about. If your guys aren’t mentioned, it’s probably because they’re doing fine. Topics covered include: Are the Cowboys skill players screwed without Dak? Is Juju droppable? Is D’Andre Swift breaking out? Why are the Eagles so injury-prone? […]

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