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Each week in 1st and 10, I empty out the drawer of my fantasy mind, with 10 thoughts to consider as your season progresses.Is Aaron Rodgers now officially a mistake or at least a dilemma? Yes, you likely drafted him too early and disobeyed www.FFChamps.com Commandment 5, “Thou Shall Wait on a Quarterback". Learn from it for next season but be patient. Rodgers has opened to a brutal schedule vs. the pass and will have 2 more weeks of tough matchups. Then, it will get better fast, in time to make a run all the way to your championship. The bargain hunter traders will be circling, looking for a deal or even a steal. Don't bite unless it improves your starting lineup. You made your Rodgers bed, ride it out. His value is at its lowest right now. As the stock cliché goes, buy low, sell high. In one of my fantasy football leagues, each team drafts a coach, with 7 points awarded for a coach’s win, 0 for a loss. The team that had Mike McCarthy lost by 2 points this week. Undoubtedly...
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With the Green Bay Packers taking a day off after losing in Seattle on a botched touchdown call that has taken the NFL world by storm, quarterback Aaron Rodgers' weekly radio show was a little more anticipated than usual Tuesday.
Immediately after Monday night's loss, both Rodgers and coach Mike McCarthy chose their words carefully, but Rodgers was far more critical of the...
(Eds: Updates. With AP Photos.) By CHRIS JENKINS AP Sports Writer For all the Green Bay Packers' complaints about a mistake by replacement officials that cost them a game Monday night, they probably wouldn't have been in position to lose on a last-second play if their offensive line had done a better job protecting Aaron Rodgers in the first half.
Going into Sunday's...
One day after venting on his radio show about the refereeing debacle that cost the Green Bay Packers a game in Seattle, Aaron Rodgers saved one last barb for the NFL.
Asked Wednesday about how the Packers were handling the aftermath of a Monday night loss that touched off a national firestorm about the league's use of replacement officials, Rodgers dismissed an NFL-issued statement...
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I know it's early in the season but it's always fun to discuss and debate who the best players are in the NFL. If you ask me I still say Aaron Rodgers is the best quarterback, Ray Rice is the ultimate running back and Andre Johnson is the most complete wide receiver in the game. But not right now! While these players are clearly still at the top of their game and among...
Will Aaron Rodgers finally get it going against the Saints?
As tough as it is, we need to move on and get back to legitimate football.
After the Green Bay Packers “loss” to fall to 1-2 against the Seattle Seahawks on Monday night, the Packers somehow must regroup and play the New Orleans Saints Sunday at Lambeau Field. The Saints enter the game a somewhat surprising 0-3 on...
The last quarterback the NFL's lowest-ranked defense should want to face next?
But if the New Orleans Saints are going to rise from the league basement, finding a way to stymie the NFL's reigning Most Valuable Player is a must in Sunday's game at Green Bay (4:25 p.m. ET kickoff, FOX).
Among the biggest reasons for the Saints' 0-3 start is a defense...
Our Fantasy Football Preview of 5 Key Match-ups for Sunday, Brought to you by The League
1. Green Bay Packers quarterback Aaron Rodgers versus the New Orleans Saints defense.
If you have Aaron Rodgers on your fantasy football team, this is certainly the week to start him. He struggled a bit on Monday night against a tough Seahawks defense. But this Sunday when he faces off against...
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Check out the receiver at the winning end of the blown call last night. Someone thinks he deserves a game ball. Golden Tate’s girlfriend Elise Pollard tweets…”so happy for my baby” and a pic of both game balls with Tate. This ball should be dusted for fingerprints…Maybe then the NFL will overturn the worst call in history. Not to mention...
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I pushed hard all Summer for fantasy players to pass on QBs early, but to think that the top guys would struggle mightily was beyond even my wildest predictions. Will they continue to struggle? Will those that have overachieved early on, be able to continue their success?
Will Aaron Rodgers finish as a top 5 QB? (currently 20th in standard...
New Orleans Saints (0-3) at Green Bay Packers (1-2)
The Saints and Packers are a combined 1-5 three weeks in the season. Raise your hand if you saw that coming. I strangely see no hands. This is a huge, must win game for both teams, and given that we should expect huge performances from both quarterbacks. You know it’s really not sitting well with both of these quarterbacks that...
The 2012 NFL Fantasy Football season is now three weeks old. If you have been paying close attention, some of the stats thus far from players who have been perennial first or second round picks have simply been mind blowing. It almost resembles bizarro world.
Players who went as top picks have been huge disappointments. Players who were not even drafted have climbed up their team’s...
Green Bay’s high-powered offense has struggled early in the season
The Green Bay Packers are 2-1 1-2. That puts the defending NFC North champions one game behind the division leading Vikings and Bears and tied with the Lions. Here’s my analysis of the offense after three games:
QUARTERBACK: Aaron Rodgers‘ passer rating is down nearly 35 points from last season, and while numbers...