Let me start by saying, I prefer to avoid using players on Thursdays nights as a general rule. The shorter time to practice, the shorter physical recovery time (particularly as the season goes on), and the rush on coaches to game plan all factor in to less consistent performance and harder predictions when it comes to DFS. That being said, I did promise to post my thoughts on Thursday night games each week, and its time to discuss week 1. Continue reading “Week 1 DFS Thursday: Britt Hates Thursday Games”
When Craig and I hatched this podcast, we envisioned a hobby that we would do in our spare time. Record weekly, do the occasional written piece on the site, and share some of the knowledge we’ve accumulated over 50 years of combined Fantasy Football play. It would be fun! And it is, but then…. the preseason arrived. Continue reading “Preseason Week 3: It Just Gets Weirder”
No Manifesto! Just 5 tips to make your draft a success.
Do you know how many “Draft Day Manifesto” articles I’ve read this week? Every site, every prognosticator, every writer has one of these. Manifesto is such a serious word though, when someone suggests they have a ‘manifesto’, people like Karl Marx had a manifesto, people who hold rallies in college quadrangles have manifestos; fantasy football players should not have manifestos. A fantasy football player needing a manifesto to do well in their draft is about as much of an overstatement as an airline pilot needing a manifesto in order to fly a plane. Continue reading “Shove the Manifesto! Its a Fantasy Draft”
Craig and I have set up a pretty simple routine for our podcast. We record Wednesdays, proof and master on Thursday and then its scheduled for release every Friday morning at 7 AM local. Once an episode is scheduled for release, I usually sit back and give the weekend to let things develop, check out the preseason games and get caught up on news. This week, Continue reading “How Low Can Zeke Go (In Drafts)?”
The Fignuts roll on with their fantasy football draft preparation by discussing Running Backs and looking everywhere for a safe pick for their fantasy team. Running backs who get injured, running backs who get suspended and running backs who just don’t produce fantasy points; Britt fears them all. Meanwhile, Craig learns how Continue reading “The Running Dead – RB Preview for 2017”
Here is Episode #2! We go over our QB ratings and try to figure out what happens after the top 3 quarterbacks are gone! Will Matt Ryan improve on a career year? Will Brady Continue reading “Quarterback Preview”