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Where to Put 'em is the Fantasy Football Nerd's look at the best and worst matchups for Week 8 of the 2012 NFL season. Decisions are based upon the FFN rankings and matchup analysis. Given the known conditions, these matchups are the ones to watch and/or avoid.
This list does not generally include the elite players that you are going to start regardless of matchup. You don't need us to tell you to start Aaron Rodgers, Calvin Johnson, or Ray Rice. Where to Put 'em takes a look at other playe...
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The reigning NFL MVP says a college professor laughing at his chances of making it to the NFL put a chip on his shoulder that helped him become who he is today.
Green Bay Packers fans can thank one of Aaron Rodgers’ college professors at Cal for helping to provide them with arguably the best quarterback in the NFL. The job of a college professor is to educate and prepare their students for the future, not try to discourage them from fulfilling their lifelong goals. On his weekly radio appearance with ESPN Milwaukee on Tuesday (via SportsRapport...
The Houston Texans dominated the Baltimore Ravens in just about every category Sunday. That included the trash talk. J.J. Watt's on-field taunts were caught by a microphone Sunday as the Texans dismantled the Ravens 43-13, and the 6-foot-5, 295-pound Watt let 5-foot-8 running back Ray Rice know what he thought of him. "I've eaten burritos bigger than you...
GREEN BAY, Wis. -- Aaron Rodgers is back to playing like an MVP. After a slow start this season, Rodgers has thrown nine touchdown passes and no interceptions in the past two games to lead the Packers to consecutive wins for the first time this year.In his weekly meeting with the media, Rodgers talked about injuries, the struggling running game and how this season is starting to...
J.J. Watt had a microphone on this past Sunday against the Baltimore Ravens. He lets Ravens running back Ray Rice know, “I have eaten burritos bigger than you.” Watch it here. (Excuse the sound quality) Disclaimer: We do not own this video, we are sharing it for entertainment purposes only.
PISCATAWAY, N.J. – Rutgers has not seen a 1,000-yard rusher since Ray Rice in 2007, and sophomore Jawan Jamison could hit the mark as early as tomorrow against Kent State. With Rice comparisons running rampant, ScarletReport.com spoke to the only player on the roster to take the field with both – sixth-year senior Mason Robinson.
The Good, The Bad, and The Ugly
Packers 30 @ St. Louis 20
By Eric Judd
Aaron Rodgers, MVP #2? THUMBS UP!
Aaron Rodgers. Can we all agree that Aaron Rodgers is, head and shoulders, better than any other Quarterback in the NFL? When he is on his game, he is unstoppable. Completely. No matter the opponent, Rodgers will beat them. One...
I’ve never been a fan of an athlete talking junk about an opponent’s family members or personal stuff. But comparing an opponent to food is fair game all day long.
Houston Texans defensive end J.J. Watt had a comical putdown for Ravens Pro Bowl running back Ray Rice.
State of the Texans
During last night’s ESPN sound tracks, there was a part where Texans defensive end J.J. Watt was mic’d up and he told Ravens running back Ray Rice that he’s burritos … Continue reading »
Lethal weapons produce the most impact. Some of the impact is noticeable. Other times the impact is subtle but just as forceful. While the most lethal weapons in the NFL need a little help from their friends, they are pretty darn great all by themselves. Whether they sling the ball, run the ball, kick the ball or strip the ball, all the action is hardly every met by an opposite...
If you haven't heard the hype over Houston Texans defensive end J.J. Watt yet, you probably don't watch football much. Watt already has 34 tackles and 9.5 sacks after week 7 this year. Absolutely huge numbers to go along with a huge frame. The guy is just a beast, it's a strait up fact.
Along with his numbers, he also provides the Texans with some good laughs...
Last week: 14 (+1) Record: 4-3 The Packers have looked awfully impressive over the past 2 weeks and Aaron Rodgers is playing out of his mind, but they’re still the favorite to be this year’s team that goes from a 1st round bye to out of the playoffs, though New England and Baltimore made strong [...]
The Ravens have finished the first half of the season and enter their bye week at 5-2. They lead the AFC North and are one game back of the Houston Texans for the Conference lead. Let’s look at the Top 5 players from the first half of the season. 5. Justin Tucker Kicker: While Kickers usually don’t warrant a place on lists like these; Tucker’s contribution cannot be easily...
In this article we assume that you are starting your RB1s regardless of the matchup.Each week we will analyze the defenses and provide our take on which RBs you should start and which should be benched based on matchups with stout run defenses, stubbed toes, potential weather problems, conduct code violations etc.Mo BYE weeks Mo lineup issues. Arian Foster, Ray Rice, BJGE and the...