Originally posted on Diehardsport  |  Last updated 8/28/13

MINNEAPOLIS - NOVEMBER 29: Matt Forte #22 of the Chicago Bears carries the ball in the second half against the Minnesota Vikings on November 29, 2009 at Hubert H. Humphrey Metrodome in Minneapolis, Minnesota. The Vikings defeated the Bears 36-10. (Photo by Elsa/Getty Images)
The Onion released the first episode of their new satirical series called “Tough Season” which pokes fun at Fantasy Football and HBO’s Hard Knocks.  The pilot episode focuses on fantasy manager Brad Blevins and stars Chicago Bears running back Matt Forte.  It appears that Lenovo is sponsoring the shorts which is why Larry Fitzgerald, Andrew Luck, Mason Crosby and Alfred Morris will have cameos in later episodes.  I think of this as a shorter version of The League and it is absolutely fantastic.  I can’t wait for future episodes. [Bleacher Report]
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