Found August 26, 2012 on Sports Blog Net:
  [caption id="" align="alignnone" width="500"] Drafting Aaron Rodgers will help you raise you the trophy of your fantasy football league this season.[/caption] Now that we are nearly finished with week 3 of the NFL preseason, it is time for us to do our final 2012 fantasy football rankings by position. This article is going to focus on the quarterback position as fantasy football owners everywhere are making final preparations for their fantasy league drafts. The quarterback position is filled with intrigue this season as their are five quarterbacks that I consider to be truly elite; these are Aaron Rodgers, Tom Brady, Drew Brees, Cam Newton and Matthew Stafford. Yet, there are also a number of quarterbacks such as Michael Vick, Eli Manning, Matt Ryan, Tony Romo and Peyton Manning, who should be very good if not elite by season's end. Many fantasy football experts will tell you to wait on picking a quarterback and in some cases that is a solid draft strategy. However, it can be un-wise to ever lock yourself into that type of strategy because make no mistake, to win a fantasy football championship you are going to need at least a very good quarterback if not an elite one. The rankings have changed throughout the course of the offseason and now into the preseason and one of the biggest movers up our board has been Ryan, who will quarterback an explosive Falcons offense this season. Not only has Ryan proven to be a reliable commodity in the past but the Falcons now appear set on becoming a vertical passing team with wide receivers Julio Jones and Roddy White, meaning Ryan is going to be better than ever. Thanks to his impressive preseason and the Falcons obvious commitment to stretching the field, Ryan has jumped from no.15 in the QB Rankings all the way up the no.9 spot in this edition, which is our final pre-season ranking. Two other players that have made a big jump in our quarterback rankings are rookies Andrew Luck (no.24 to no.17) and Jake Locker (no.30 to no.23) due to their impressive preseason performances. Overall, there is some outstanding value at the quarterback position when considering players such as Matt Schaub and Ben Roethlisberger can normally be had sometime after the eighth round. Jay Cutler is another quarterback that is being vastly under valued and in one draft I was able to nab him in the tenth round. Thus, the strategy of waiting to draft a quarterback is a sound one if you have the discipline to wait until the middle rounds for a top-12 guy, yet don't forget the purpose of drafting is getting playmakers on your roster, so if the opportunity to draft one of the big five quarterbacks presents itself, it will be worth pulling the trigger.      

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Aaron Rodgers Takes a White Load in the Face

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NEW SPIN POLL: Talking First Round Strategy…

As we've been saying this is a tough year to be drafting outside the top three picks. There are three clear, easy choices in this year's daft, but after Arian Foster, Lesean McCoy, and Ray Rice the decisions will really begin for drafters. Calvin Johnson and Aaron Rodgers comprise the next two picks in most drafts but after them it varies widely.

LSU Ends Female Kicker’s Dream By Cutting Her & Celine Dion Sideboob!

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Preseason Week Three: Players to Talk About

Seahawks QB Wilson has been one of the hottest players of the preseason. So much so that he has earned the starting job over Matt Flynn! (GB) Aaron Rodgers – Rodgers showed why he has so much fantasy potential by rushing for a pair of TDs in the Packers 27-13 win over the Bengals. (DET) Matt Stafford – Stafford injured his hand in the Lions preseason loss to the Raiders over...
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