Author: Andy

Hall of Fame Voters Select 26 Finalists for 2017 Class

Running back LaDainian Tomlinson, WR Hines Ward, Safety Brian Dawkins and Defensive end Jason Taylor are the four first-time eligible candidates for Hall of Fame enshrinement in 2017. Chris Hinton, who played tackle and guard, was a first-time semifinalist, though he has been eligible for several years. Hall of Fame voters named 26 semifinalists Wednesday night. The deepest positions are running back and safety, where four candidates remain from the initial group of 94 total nominees. There also were six offensive linemen, four of whom played most their careers at tackle. Strong returning semifinalists include Terrell Owens, the controversial...

Read More

NFL Picks 2017: Week nine

Andy continues to be in a fog, but the rest of the crew had a great week of picks. Anthony Maggio paced things with a 10 spot. Here are the standings: Week 8 Overall Maggio 10-2-1 66-52-2 Vomhof 8-4-1 74-44-2 Tony 8-4-1 66-52-2 Andy 6-6-1 59-59-2 And here are our picks for week nine: Maggio Vomhof Andy Tony November 3, 2016 Atlanta at Tampa Bay Atlanta Atlanta Atlanta Atlanta November 6, 2016 Detroit at Minnesota Minnesota Minnesota Minnesota Minnesota Philadelphia at NY Giants NY Giants Philadelphia Philadelphia Philadelphia NY Jets at Miami Miami NY Jets Miami Miami Jacksonville at...

Read More

NFL Picks 2017: Week eight

Uff Da. We’re nearly at the halfway mark of the season and everyone still seems to be foundering with their picks. Last week 8-6-1 paced the picks, with two selectors finishing .500 or worse. Here are the standings:     Week 7 Overall Maggio 8-6-1 56-50-1 Andy 8-6-1 53-53-1 Vomhof 7-7-1 66-40-1 Tony 5-9-1 58-48-1 And here are our picks for week eight: Maggio Vomhof Andy Tony October 27, 2016 Jacksonville at Tennessee Tennessee Jacksonville Tennessee Tennessee October 30, 2016 Washington at Cincinnati Cincinnati Cincinnati Cincinnati Cincinnati Kansas City at Indianapolis Kansas City Kansas City Kansas City Kansas City...

Read More

WTF Was That Guy: Week 2

  Ok, I won’t be digging quite as deeply this week for my WTF guys. But still – with all the RBs who went down in week two, there were a bunch of less than well-known guys racking up stats. Here we go: Buy – Jordan Howard, Chicago: When Chicago was looking for an offensive spark on Monday night against Philadelphia, the rookie from Indiana got his first touches. He averaged more than seven yards per carry. He’s not going to take over the main gig permanently just yet. He might just be in for a handful of carries...

Read More

WTF Was That Guy: Week 1

  This new segment will attempt each week, at least for the first eight to 10 weeks of the season, to take a look at outlier stat lines to see who might truly be a contributor to your fantasy football success and whose big weeks may be a mirage. Buy – Quincy Enunwa: NY Jets: It’s my intention to write this column every week, earlier in the week than Friday. So I’m cheating a bit on this one, since Enunwa has played two games already. But I’m all in on him. I was kind of a believer after week...

Read More

Fantasy Football Podcast

Recent Comments

Polls

Hall of Fame voters selected Jerry Jones and Paul Tagliabue as 2017 Contributor candidates. That's ...

  • ... Terrible. Neither of these two are obvious candidates. (40%, 12 Votes)
  • ... Meh. Tabliabue is worthy, but Jones doesn't deserve it. (33%, 10 Votes)
  • ... Great - both are well deserving. (17%, 5 Votes)
  • ... Meh. Jones is great, but what did Tagliabue do? (10%, 3 Votes)

Total Voters: 30

Loading ... Loading ...