Found August 10, 2012 on The Penalty Flag:
With the 2012 NFL regular season just over the horizon, thousands of virtual General Managers are scrambling and strategizing for their upcoming fantasy league drafts.  Last season the success of Cam Newton had many fantasy fanatics regretting their decision to not draft him.  Where there are certain to be more surprises from the QB position in 2012, here are [...]
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