Found August 13, 2012 on CJ Sports NASCAR Talk:
As summer is coming to a close the smell of football is in the air.  The NFL preseason is already in motion.  The Fantasyboyz are starting our rankings with the NFL and your fantasy teams most important position… The Quarterback.  Fantasy football has changed along with the NFL.  As passing is up league wide and records are being broken all across the board the importance of getting a top end QB on your fantasy team has also increased.  Gone are the days where drafting Running backs in rounds 1 and 2 are a must.  Guys like Aaron Rodgers and Drew Brees can carry any squad to the promise land.  Below are our rankings of the QB position.  ENJOY…  

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