Fantasy Scrambler: AFC, NFC South Report

The AFC South division has been somewhat of a surprise so far. The Colts, at 5-2, sit on top of the division after some impressive wins against Seattle, San Francisco, and Denver. Tennessee is 2nd with a 3-4 record, followed by Houston at 2-5. Lastly, the Jags come limping into the halfway point without a […]


Fantasy Scrambler: Midseason Report

The First place team in the AFC West at the mid-point of the season is…..the Kansas City Chiefs. That’s right, the Chiefs, not the Broncos, are on top of the division with an impressive 8-0 record. Third place belongs to the Chargers, while the hapless Raiders are once again playing for a top five draft […]

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Fantasy Scrambler: Year of the Injury

Well, like most of you, I figured that the inordinate amount of injuries that befell our fantasy studs in the preseason would shelter us from an avalanche of injuries during the season. However, it seems that 2013 is earning the title of “Year of the Injury.” Now, more than in any point in the season […]

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Fantasy Scrambler: Admitting Mistakes and Correcting Errors

Sometimes I wonder what it takes to be considered a fantasy football “Expert.” Do you have to be receiving a paycheck to dole out your opinions? Do you have to be a former player or coach? Or is it simply having the courage to call yourself an expert and to publicly voice your fantasy opinions […]

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Fantasy Scrambler: The Zone Read QB

This week I want to take a look at some of the trends that I’ve been noticing regarding zone-read quarterbacks. This includes Cam Newton, Russell Wilson, Colin Kaepernick, Geno Smith, and Terrelle Pryor. I have noticed that all of the aforementioned QB’s who are not rookies have declined in production in their second and third […]

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Fantasy Scrambler: Looking to Playoffs

Now that we are four weeks into the 2013 NFL season, it’s time to start looking ahead to the fantasy playoffs. All of the preseason hype has played itself out, for the most part, and we are starting to get a clearer if not truer picture of what teams and players are really gonna do […]

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Fantasy Scrambler: Time to Scramble

As week three comes to an end, it truly is time to “Scramble”. Injuries are piling up and your diligence as an owner and talent evaluator is being put to the test. Hopefully, you read last week’s Fantasy Scrambler and took my advice on Giovani Bernard and played him. Gio had a nice game as […]

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Fantasy Scrambler: Sleepers and Relievers

Week two is in the books and it’s already time to start thinking about working the waiver wire. Injuries are a fantasy owner’s biggest obstacle and how we maneuver around them, be it through trades, free agent pick-ups, or with shrewd lineup manipulation, is the key to winning championships. This is the point in the […]


Weekend Recap: Monday Morning Links

A great weekend for Portland was capped by a signature win up north by Seattle. Unless you think that Portland will be getting an NFL team of our own any time soon (a much likelier possibility than getting MLB), you might as well jump aboard the Seattle ship for now.  As it stands, the Ducks […]

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Fantasy Scrambler: What We Learned From a Wild Week One

This is what we’ve all been waiting for: Monstrous performances, fantastic finishes, sleepers awakened and stars shut down. Week one has proven again why we all play fantasy football and why the NFL is America’s game. You have multiple options to get game recaps so I want to concentrate on some of the hidden truths […]