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Ray Rice Suspended Two Games For Assault

The Ray's gonna Ray, amiright? Razzball is usually known for humorous, pun-filled titles that tickle you in all the right places. And at first glance, you may have gone "Jay, where's the funny brah?", so I should state for the record that the title actually is a joke. Announced by the league yesterday afternoon, Baltimore Ravens running back Ray Rice has been suspended...
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4 hours ago  |  Discuss

Justin Blackmon Arrested On Suspicion Of Marijuana Possession

The roller coaster that has been the NFL career for Justin Blackmon took another tumble when Blackmon was arrested Wednesday night in Edmond, Oklahoma for suspicion of marijuana possession. While his on the field play shows the potential to be a truly dominant receiver, he has become far better known for his off the field drug and alcohol related issues. Suspended indefinitely...
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Chiefs Reward Charles With Two Year Extension

Jamaal Charles‘ hold out for a new contract lasted all of 4 hours, as Wednesday afternoon the Kansas City Chiefs announced a two-year extension for the bell cow running back. Last year’s salary saw Charles outside the top 15 RB contracts in the NFL and the new extension (two years $18.1 million) lands him just behind the top RB earner, Adrian Peterson. Though the new deal contains...
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6 hours ago  |  Discuss

Patriots RB James White On Fantasy Football Sleeper Radar

In a crowded backfield that includes Shane Vereen, Stevan Ridley and Brandon Bolden, James White appears to be making the most of his time on the field by impressing the New England Patriots RB coach Ivan Fears.Fears said that, “He runs like a big guy for a little guy… It’s hard not to be in love with him.” Those are strong words for a rookie at this stage but often times...
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7 hours ago  |  Discuss

Ray Rice Receives A 2-Game Suspension

The Baltimore Ravens will be without their starting running back, Ray Rice, for the first 2 games of the 2014 NFL season. Rice was given the 2 game ban by the NFL after his Atlantic City arrest back in April.It was his first violation of the league's personal conduct policy.#154120536 / gettyimages.comWith Rice sidelined, Bernard Pierce will be the Ravens featured back for week...
Via We Talk Fantasy Sports
13 hours ago  |  Discuss

2014 PPR Fantasy Football Running Back Rankings: Top 40

Training camps are opening across the NFL and fantasy football drafts are being done all over, so if you are looking for some help in preparing for your fantasy draft you have come to the right place as this post is going to break down and rank the top-40 running backs in point-per-reception scoring formats. One thing you will want to take notice of right away is that the depth at...
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13 hours ago  |  Discuss

Justin Blackmon Caught With Marijuana...AGAIN

Russell Hulstine of Newson6.com is reporting that suspended Jaguars receiver Justin Blackmon was "arrested for the possession of marijuana following a traffic stop Wednesday night" in Edmond, Okla.Fantasy Spin:Blackmon was already on indefinite suspension and this won't help his chances of some day rerurning to the NFL.
Via Fantasy Football Champs
15 hours ago  |  Discuss

Josh Gordon Will Appeal His Suspension In August

Browns receiver Josh Gordon is set to appeal his suspension at an Aug. 1 hearing in New York, according to Ian Rapoport.Fantasy Spin:We think there is little chance of his one-year suspension being reduced, but at least the final answer will come before most fantasy leagues hold their draft. Gordon was a fantasy stud last season catching 87 balls for 1,646 yards and nine touchdowns.
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15 hours ago  |  Discuss

Roddy White Gets Contract Extension From Falcons

The Falcons have signed receiver Roddy White to a three-year extension, according to Adam Schefter.Fantasy Spin:White came on strong in December after an injury-plagued first three months. The 32-year-old is eighth among active players in career receiving yards with 9,436 in nine seasons in the league. He and Julio Jones make up one of the league's top tandems.
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15 hours ago  |  Discuss

Jets RB Chris Ivory Dealing With Hamstring Injury

Injury-prone Jets running back Chris Ivory is already sitting out drills with a hamstring problem.Fantasy Spin:Ivory dealt with a hamstring injury last season and despite his talent we want no part of him this season. Chris Johnson is the No. 1 and Ivory a clear No. 2, when healthy. The Jets also have Bilal Powell and Daryl Richardson in the backfield.
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15 hours ago  |  Discuss

NFL Suspended Ray Rice For The 1st Two Games of 2014

Ravens running back Ray Rice has been suspended for the first two games of the season.Fantasy Spin:The suspension is actually a little shorter than expected. Still, it means backup Bernard Pierce will be fantasy worthy for the first two games of the season and if he plays well who knows what could happen down the road.
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15 hours ago  |  Discuss

Tony Romo Expected To Start Camp On Time

Cowboys QB Tony Romo is expected to be a full participant in training camp from the first day, according to a Dallas Morning News report by Jon Machota.Fantasy Spin:The Cowboys QB had December back surgery and is right on schedule with his rehab work. Romo threw for 3,828 yards and 31 touchdowns against just 10 interceptions, but missed the season finale against the Philadelphia Eagles.
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15 hours ago  |  Discuss

Bernard Pierce Will Start For Ravens in Week 1 and 2

Ravens backup running back Bernard Pierce (offseason surgery on his rotator cuff) should be the team's starter for the first two games of the season.Fantasy Spin:Assuming he can stay healthy, Pierce will get a chance to be the lead ballcarrier and prove he deserves a larger role even when Rice returns from his two-game suspension.
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15 hours ago  |  Discuss

Raven’s Running Back Ray Rice Suspended First Two Games Of 2014

We all knew that it was a matter of time until Baltimore Ravens star running back Ray Rice would be slapped with a suspension after he had an altercation with his wife Janay back in February in Atlantic City when Rice allegedly struck his then-fiancee. Today we found out his fate. Rice will be suspended the first two games of the 2014 season in which the Ravens play the Cincinnati...
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Training Camp: News And Notes (July 24th)

Follow @Fantasy_Schnerd A lot of training camp action starts on Thursday and Friday, but we are here to catch you up on all of Wednesday’s action. Training camp is starting in full force soon and football fans around the world are rejoicing! Let’s get started with the headlines from Wednesday around the NFL.   Jamaal Charles and Vernon Davis Report to camp Holdouts can have...
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1 day ago  |  Discuss

C-Patt Will Return Kicks For Vikings

Vikings coach Mike Zimmer said receiver Cordarrelle Patterson will continue to return kicks this season even though he's expected to have an expanded role on offense, according to the Star Tribune.Fantasy Spin:Patterson picked up 1,393 yards and two touchdowns on 43 kick returns last season in addition to putting up 627 yards and seven touchdowns from scrimmage. His ADP continues...
Via Fantasy Football Champs
1 day ago  |  Discuss

CJ1K Cleared For Camp By Jets Doctors

Jets running back Chris Johnson (knee) has been medically cleared for training camp, according to ESPN.com.Fantasy Spin:Johnson sat out offseason activities after undergoing knee surgery to repair a torn meniscus, which he says he suffered in Week 3 last year. He rushed for a career-low 3.9 ypc in 2013 but was still a fantasy factor because he received 279 carries, caught 42 balls...
Via Fantasy Football Champs
1 day ago  |  Discuss

Browns Rookie RB T. West Expected In Camp On Friday

According to Mary Kay Cabot of the Cleveland Plain Dealer, Browns rookie running back Terrance West is expected to practice Friday.Fantasy Spin:West was placed on the NFI (Non-Football Injury) List Wednesday, but he tweeted that he passed his conditioning test and is healthy. West is expected to push Ben Tate for the starting job this season and could remain heavily involved even...
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1 day ago  |  Discuss

Golden Tate Surprisingly Lands On Active/PUP List

Lions receiver Golden Tate has been placed on the active/PUP list, according to Ian Rapoport of NFL.com.Fantasy Spin:It's unclear what's ailing Tate, who signed a five-year, $31 million contract with the Lions this offseason. We project Tate to have 70 receptions, 977 yards and seven touchdowns this year as Detroit's No. 2 receiver.
Via Fantasy Football Champs
1 day ago  |  Discuss

Seahawks WR Sidney Rice Retires At 27

Seattle Seahawks WR Sidney Rice decided to hang up his cleats today after attempting to recover from multiple knee procedures. Rice was signed to a 5 year $41 million dollar contract by Seahawks following his 2009 breakout season with the Vikings that saw him reel in 83 passes for 1312 yards and 8 TDs. Though he never lived up to the contract from a performance standpoint, Rice had...
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1 day ago  |  Discuss
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