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Sure he’s got his issues… but that alone doesn’t mean he can’t be your WR1. We’ve been diligently working here at Fantasy Knuckleheads to give you all of the tools you need to prepare for draft day, execute on draft day, and manage your team in-season.  In my travels, I’ve been hearing industry experts lately talking about how they might like a certain player but wouldn’t consider taking him as their “number one.”  What do they mean by that?  And… Is it a valid consideration? Before I reject the concept completely, allow me to try to explain what the sentiment means and why people say it.  What most people mean when they say that they like a player but not as their #1 is that there is significant risk associated with the player.  And, to follow the logic, if a player is risky than you shouldn’t be basing the success of a particular position on someone with so much downside.  It is important to build a foundation at each position with at least one dependable veteran who you know you

My thoughts on the Colts’ first Pre-Season depth chart release

It’s really amazing how quickly things can change during a 6-day vacation. While I was away the Colts traded a cornerback (Kevin Thomas) and brought over two fringe linebackers in return. Two waived players (G Ben Ijalana and DT Eric Foster) return to the team on the IR list since they both cleared waivers – no real shock there. And now the team released its first depth chart...

Under The Radar: Austin Collie

I just need a little Luck Juan.. Austin Collie has been solidified as the #2 WR in Indy.  He will play opposite Reggie Wayne in 2-WR/2-TE sets and will play in the slot when they go 3-wide.  He has already gained a nice rapport with Andrew Luck and his hands/route running ability will make him a favorite target during the season.  A great lat round grab with little risk and huge...

Young Colts leaning heavily on Wayne, Collie

While the Colts were keeping one eye on their former signal-caller's Denver debut, the primary focus remains on Sunday's preseason opener that officially ushers in a new era. Peyton Manning suited up for the Broncos Thursday night, while first overall pick Andrew Luck will see his first game action for the Colts on Sunday against St. Louis. Wide receiver Austin Collie,...

Indianapolis Colts: Most Underrated and Overrated Players

It is hard to call a team overrated that went 2-14 last year. This same team which won the "Suck for Luck" sweepstakes has experienced a significant overhaul. It has a new GM, Ryan Grigson, a new offensive coordinator, Bruce Arians, and a new coach, Chuck Pagano. Of the 90 players who reported to Colts training camp, 60 are in their first camp. Twenty-six players are...

Wayne, Fleener, Freeney, Mathis, and McAfee Named to All-AFC South Team

Despite never playing one NFL snap, Coby Fleener is already picking up accolades, putting him one step ahead of Stanford teammate and Colts' rookie sensation Andrew Luck. While most people would wait  until actual football has been played to start awarding players, CBS Sports' Eye on Football blog has already named All-divisional teams for 2012. The AFC South team includes...
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