The Fantasy Basement is a weekly piece that provides fantasy advice on lineup calls, sleepers, waiver-wire moves and rookie spotlights, along with the occasional ramble or four. Why "Fantasy Basement" you ask? There is a common misconception that sports writers dwell in their childhood cellars, that the institution promotes an arrested development. However, instead of railing against this claim, I am embracing this subterranean bourgeoisie. After all, who wouldn't enjoy coming home to fresh-baked cookies and having their laundry done? But I digress...Enjoy.
QB: Josh Freeman, Buccaneers
While Freeman's been a top-10 fantasy field general the past two months, we tend not to view him in this light. Admittedly, the last two weeks have been underwhelming for the Tampa Bay quarterback (498 passing yards two touchdowns, interception), though facing formidable foes in Atlanta and Denver didn't assist in this fantasy endeavor. The Buccaneers' upcoming slate (Philadelphia, New...