Found September 23, 2013 on Patriots Life:
Fantasy Football is a funny little game allegedly created in 1963 by a limited partner in the Oakland Raiders named Wilfred "Bill" Winkenbach, former Raiders PR guy Bill Tunnell and a reporter by the name of Scotty Stirling. Anytime you combine a wealthy owner, a headline grabber, a headline creator and a bottle of whisky "brilliant" ideas are bound to spring up. Thus, 50 years later, that's how The Greater Oakland Professional Pigskin Prognosticators League turned into this frustrating game we devote more time and energy to than it actually deserves. Raise a glass to Bill and the boys and let's take a look at the five up/five down from Week 3 in Fantasy Football. Five Up 1. Sunday's Crown Royal Reign On Player of the Day: Drew Brees, 32.78 fantasy points: Brees completed 29-of-46 passes for 342 yards with three touchdowns and one interception in the Saints win over the Cardinals. Who Dat? That's the sound of your fantasy team losing if you f...
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