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Draft Day Tuesday Gives Boredom The Finger

1. OPEN A. MANZIEL/BROWNS B. OVERBEARING PARENT C. FANTASY TEAM NAME DRAFT D. COLLEGE FOOTBALL E. NFL 2. MANZIEL/BROWNS A. GAVE THE BIRD 1. WHO WOULD YOU LIKE TO SEE GIVE THE BIRD? B. PENALTIES […]

08/19/2014

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(BLOG) Rollergirl Shares Her Top Stories We Missed For The Week

The Rays have been in Texas all week eating 3lb hotdogs called “Boomsticks” and honestly all I have been doing is watching Shark Week, but I’m sure there has to be some Stories We Missed! […]

98.7 The Fan–08/15/2014

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(BLOG) I’m A Fantasy Football Addict

By Brooks Roland I’m just gonna come right out and say it. My name is Brooks (Cue the obligatory group of people saying “Hi, Brooks!”). And I’m a fantasy football addict. Not just a fantasy […]

98.7 The Fan–08/15/2014

Competitors in the $1,000,000 Draftstreet Fantasy Football Championship 2013 react while watching games at Legasse's Stadium at The Palazzo Las Vegas on December 15, 2013 in Las Vegas, Nevada. (Photo by Bryan Steffy/Getty Images for DraftStreet)

Fantasy Football: Draft Advice For A Competitive Team

In-season roster management is key to winning your fantasy football league, but the draft goes a long way towards determining the champ. Value is the most important word when it comes to the draft. Here are a few tips to stay a few moves ahead of your competitors.

08/15/2014

Kicker Matt Prater #5 of the Denver Broncos attempts a point after kick as Britton Colquitt #4 holds the ball against the Philadelphia Eagles at Sports Authority Field Field at Mile High on September 29, 2013 in Denver, Colorado. (Photo by Dustin Bradford/Getty Images)

Fantasy Football: Top 10 NFL Kickers To Draft

Let’s not kid ourselves: a kicker is not going to win you a fantasy title. But in a tight match-up, you’ll take all the points you can get. All of these players are last-round selections, but you might as well have a strategy for crafting your kicker rankings.

08/15/2014

TAMPA, FL - SEPTEMBER 15: Running back Doug Martin #22 of the Tampa Bay Buccaneers rushes upfield in the 4th quarter against the New Orleans Saints September 15, 2013 at Raymond James Stadium in Tampa, Florida. The Saints won 16 - 14. (Photo by Al Messerschmidt/Getty Images)

Commish: Fantasy Football’s Top 25 RBs

A few years ago, it was imperative for you to draft your running backs early. We might be nearing that strategy again. With the depth at wide receiver and quarterback being good, most are turning […]

98.7 The Fan–08/14/2014

Calvin Johnson #81 of the Detroit Lions runs for a third quarter touchdown while playing the Green Bay Packers at Ford Field on November 28, 2013 in Detroit, Michigan. (Photo by Gregory Shamus/Getty Images)

Fantasy Football: Top 10 NFL Wide Receivers To Draft

One of last year’s top fantasy receivers, Josh Gordon, is facing a season-long suspension, but there are still plenty of talented wideouts to choose from. These players are studs no matter the scoring system.

08/14/2014

18 - Vincent Jackson

Commish: Fantasy Football’s Top 25 WRs

Receiver is an interesting position in fantasy football. Some people like to wait on receivers and play weekly matchups, while others like to get the “sure thing” in players like Calvin Johnson. On the surface, […]

98.7 The Fan–08/13/2014

Running back LeSean McCoy #25 of the Philadelphia Eagles runs against the New York Giants during the first quarter of a game at Lincoln Financial Field on October 27, 2013 in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania. Vick recovered the fumble. (Photo by Rich Schultz /Getty Images)

Fantasy Football: Top 10 NFL Running Backs To Draft

Quarterbacks are breaking records left and right in the pass-happy NFL, but that makes high-caliber running backs all the more valuable. Many of last season’s top performers appear on this list, but keep in mind there’s usually a major bust or two, likely due to the heavy workload of the position causing a hangover effect.

08/13/2014

Jimmy Graham #80 of the New Orleans Saints walks off the field after defeating the Buffalo Bills 35-17 at Mercedes-Benz Superdome on October 27, 2013 in New Orleans, Louisiana. (Photo by Chris Graythen/Getty Images)

Fantasy Football: Top 10 NFL Tight Ends To Draft

If you’re not only ranking players, but also grouping them in tiers, tight ends are an interesting test case. Jimmy Graham is a one-man tier, with Gronkowski and Julius Thomas, both potential second-round picks, in the next group.

08/12/2014

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