Bet the Mortgage: Week 16, 2014 NFL Best Bets

So at the beginning of the season, Tony proclaimed that he found breaking even boring and said by season’s end he hoped to have either doubled his imaginary bankroll or crapped out completely. Gambling is a funny thing, though, and with two weeks left in the 2014 campaign, here he sits, $300 below the original pretend $10,000 that we started with. All of this is cute and nice –...
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Bo Mitchell Week 16 Fantasy Football Position Rankings

We’ve made it to championship weekend. Below are my position rankings for week 16. Here you can find rankings from Anthony Maggio). We’ll do the best we can to adjust throughout the week to account for news, injuries, etc. Post questions in the comments below or on Twitter @Bo_Mitchell. Quarterback Aaron Rodgers at Tampa Bay Andrew Luck at Dallas Drew Brees vs. Atlanta Tom Brady...
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Falcons’ Receivers Don’t Practice and Julio Jones Remains a Game-Time Decision

Falcons’ Receivers Don’t Practice and Julio Jones Remains a Game-Time Decision Not only is Atlanta Falcons’ wide receiver Julio Jones going to be a game-time decision, but the other Falcons’ wideouts, Roddy White and Harry Douglas missed practice today along with Jones. #Falcons WR Julio Jones (hip) will be a … The post Falcons’ Receivers Don’t Practice and Julio Jones...
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Bears Bench Cutler, Will Start Jimmy Clausen

Bears quarterback Jay Cutler has been benched according to Adam Schefter of ESPN.Fantasy Spin:Hard to believe Cutler is being benched considering he is in his first year of a, seven-year, $127 million contract extension. Cutler has obviously regressed in the second year of Marc Trestman's offense, but with his contract guaranteed for the next two seasons, the Bears are stuck with...
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2014 Fantasy Football: Week 16 Thursday Night Football Preview

Delanie WalkerSource: Patrick Smith/Getty Images North America Thursday December 18, 2014 Tennessee Titans @ Jacksonville Jaguars These Thursday night games are going from bad to worse. The Titans and Jags…I’m not sure you could possibly come up with a game that would get lower ratings. Two terrible and terribly unpopular teams with little to no talent to even entice people...
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Watch: Rob Gronkowski Demands a Big Sausage on “Top Chef”

Guest starring as a judge on the next episode of the show “Top Chef”, New England Patriots’ jumbo-sized tight end, Rob Gronkowski says he needs a big sausage. Rob Gronkowski needs a big sausage. — SB Nation (@SBNation) December 17, 2014 I’m sure this had something to do with a … The post Watch: Rob Gronkowski Demands a Big...
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Chicago Bears Bench Jay Cutler, Jimmy Clausen to Start

WHOA! Not totally a shocking move from an NFL standpoint, but the Chicago Bears are benching Jay Cutler, a top 10 fantasy QB (i know i know) for Jimmy Clausen!  Sorry Matt Forte, Alshon Jeffery and Martellus Bennett owners in the Fantasy Football Championship! Take it away Twitter!Tweets about jay cutler
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Cam Newton Back At Practice Heading Into Week 15

Panthers quarterback Cam Newton (back) returned to practice on Wednesday.Fantasy Spin:It was a limited session, but progress nonetheless. While we expect Newton to give it a go Sunday against the Browns, owners should monitor his progress throughout the week
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Hilton Sitting Out Of Practice Heading Into Week 15

Colts receiver T.Y. Hilton (hamstring) did practice on Wednesday.Fantasy Spin:No cause for concern yet, but we would like to see him back at practice by Friday at the latest.
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Murray Already Practicing After Hand Surgery

Cowboys running back DeMarco Murray (hand) practiced on Wednesday.Fantasy Spin:He did all the individual drills and caught passes out of the backfield. Murray is shaping up to suit up, but there is a chance he will be limited. Stay tuned.
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Zoneblitz Survivor Pool: Week 16

Anthony Maggio did miss one game earlier this season but for the most part he’s given you a blueprint this season for how you want to run a survivor pool. He’s mixed and matched picking great teams versus great match-ups and he’s heading into week 16 with a home team taking on a sinking ship. That’s how it’s gotta be done this late in the season. Here’s the 14-1 maestro’s...
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Jason Garrett Reports on DeMarco Murray’s Status

Jason Garrett Reports on DeMarco Murray’s Status Dallas Cowboys star running back, DeMarco Murray underwent hand surgery on Monday and reports are coming in via coach Jason Garrett that they are considering playing status “day-to-day”. Addressing reporters Wednesday, Garrett had this to say regarding Murray’s outlook for Week 16 (via … The post Jason Garrett Reports on...
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Who Are These Guys, Week 16, Un-BEAR-able

There would be no other proper way to begin this rant than by saying the four words that are screaming to be ejected from my mouth. Ef you Jay Cutler! What a bag of dog excrement. I don't know him personally, and he might be a good dude to slam beers with (doubtful), but as far a quarterbacks are concerned, he can just go away. I'm sick of all the "Jay Cutler is a top quarterback...
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Five Fantasy Football Players Who Could Sabotage Your Team in Week 16

Five Fantasy Football Players Who Could Sabotage Your Team in Week 16 If you’re still playing in Week 16, you’re probably competing in your championship round, or fighting for some second or third place money. With that said, beware of some of these fantasy players who could potentially sabotage your … The post Five Fantasy Football Players Who Could Sabotage Your Team in...
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NFL Touches and Targets Week 15

At this stage of your fantasy season you aren’t looking for every niggling detail on the relative playing time of your stars… heading into fantasy championship weekend you’re more or less sticking with the guys that brought you to the dance. That fact, coupled with the realization that at my age my adventures at/related to the Eagles/Cowboys game this weekend have left me still...
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2014 Fantasy Football Daily Fix: Week 16 Wide Receivers

Welcome to Wide Receiver Wednesday at the Daily Fix! Each Wednesday of the NFL regular season @RyNoonan will provide you with several receiving options that are strong plays that week at DraftKings. Monday through Friday the Fix writers will provide you with a Daily Fix that covers each position, with a weekly roundup on Friday. Not into the ‘Daily‘ thing yet? Let’s talk....
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Texans Put Fitzpatrick On Injured Reserve

Texans quarterback Ryan Fitzpatrick has been placed on injured reserve with a broken leg.Fantasy Spin:Tom Savage is also sidelined, leaving Houston to turn to either Case Keenum or Thad Lewis.
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Maggio Week 16 Fantasy Football Position Ranks

It’s my final week of posting position rankings to help you set your fantasy lineup! Adjustments will be made throughout the week to account for news, injuries, etc. Post questions in the comments below or on Twitter @MPLSMaggio. Good luck in championship week! Quarterbacks Aaron Rodgers at Tampa Bay Drew Brees vs. Atlanta Andrew Luck at Dallas Tom Brady at NY Jets Peyton Manning...
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Watch: LeSean McCoy Does Funny Mock Imitation of DeSean Jackson

Watch: LeSean McCoy Does Funny Mock Imitation of DeSean Jackson Philadelphia Eagles’ running back LeSean McCoy faces his former teammate DeSean Jackson this weekend when the Washington Redskins host the Eagles. So what better than to get a little pregame taunting going by mocking you opponent ahead of the game. … The post Watch: LeSean McCoy Does Funny Mock Imitation of DeSean...
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Redskins Sending McCoy To Injured Reserve

Washington quarterback Colt McCoy re-injured his neck and is apparently going to be placed on injured reserve ending his season.Fantasy Spin:Robert Griffin III is the next man up. He filled in for McCoy after the injury and threw for 236 yards and a touchdown.
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