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Am I ready for some football?

September 9th, 2012 · No Comments

The first weekend of the NFL season has arrived, and anyone who knows me even remotely well knows that I’m a bit crazy when it comes to fantasy football. I’m usually managing multiple teams each year along with a ridiculously complicated, 16-team “dynasty” league that I’ve run for the lastten years or so. (For the […]

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Tom Brady vs. Tim Tebow: The decision I never thought would be a problem

November 10th, 2011 · No Comments

I’m facing a tough decision this week in my dynasty league (a fantasy football league in which you keep players from year to year), and it’s one I never thought I’d have a tough time with: Tom Brady vs. Tim Tebow. Tom Brady has been my go-to guy ever since I traded for him a […]

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Friday Wrap-Up: Nerd-Baiting, The Madden Curse, Elderly Superheroes, and more…

September 2nd, 2011 · 1 Comment

This was a fairly low-key week as far as weeks tend to go, but that’s usually the case right before three-day weekends. If you’re a football fan (and I know some of you are), you’ll want to keep an eye on the site here and my Twitter/Flickr feeds tomorrow, as Jessica and I are kicking […]

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Fantasy Football 2011: It Begins! (a.k.a. “The players who will make me cry this year”)

August 30th, 2011 · 1 Comment

So, in addition to weathering the storm and preparing for the resulting zombie/mutant/hipster uprising this weekend, I also had drafts for two of my fantasy football leagues. Since half the fun of being in a fantasy football league is talking about being in a fantasy football league, I thought I’d share the results of the […]

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Fantasy Football Draft #1: The Dynasty League

August 23rd, 2010 · No Comments

It’s that time of year again, folks: football season! While the mere mention of fantasy football makes my wife cringe, I’m hopelessly addicted, and this season I’ll be managing at least three teams (possibly four) throughout much of the NFL season. While I generally don’t devote much space here to this obsession of mine, I […]

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Pick me (for your very cool NFL.com viral ad).

July 20th, 2009 · No Comments

It’s fantasy football time, and while there’s no way any of this is real, it still looks mighty pretty: Oh, and if Marc Bulger could actually stay healthy and upright for an entire game, maybe more people would pick him. Zing!

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