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How To Place Your 2014 Bets: NFC East Edition

Here is a list of bets you should make-and-take against your friends who root for teams in the NFC East. Washington RedskinsRobert Griffin III will play in all 16 games - TAKEGriffin III has yet to complete this challenge, while his 2012 cohorts, Andrew Luck and Russell Wilson, have taken their teams to the Playoffs in back-to-back seasons and the latter, well, won the Super Bowl...
Via Football Nation
May 27, 2014  |  Discuss

New York Giants: The Return of Earth, Wind & Fire

September 14, 2008 – The Marc Bulger led St. Louis Rams face off against Eli Manning and the New York Giants in the G-Men’s second regular season game following a successful Super Bowl run. The Giants ground attack shreds the St. Louis defense for 203 rushing yards on 28 carries, through a combination of Earth, Wind, and Fire; a change-up run attack which used a rotation of Brandon...
Via Standing O Sports
April 25, 2014  |  Discuss

2012 NFL Draft Reset: Patriots Can’t Get Chandler Jones, Select Tight End

The 2012 NFL draft will always be remembered for its quarterbacks. Seattle Seahawks signal-caller Russell Wilson has already won a Super Bowl, Indianapolis Colts quarterback Andrew Luck is on his way to being one of the best in the NFL and Robert Griffin III has showed unlimited potential in his first two seasons with the Washington Redskins. The Miami Dolphins’ Ryan Tannehill...
Via NESN.com
April 07, 2014  |  Discuss

Giants must address running back position

For years, the New York Giants have survived through a viable running game led by beloved former stars Ahmad Bradshaw and Brandon Jacobs. Both are gone now, however, and with 2012 first-round pick David Wilson’s career at risk due to a severe neck injury and Andre Brown set to become a free agent, the G-Men are certain of nothing at the running back position. Ideally, Wilson will...
Via cover32
February 11, 2014  |  Discuss

Giants' David Wilson moons Manhattan after surgery (PHOTO)

New York Giants running back David Wilson underwent neck surgery on Thursday and seems to be feeling better already. The 2012 first-round pick was sidelined in October by a herniated disk.Wilson seems to be in a very good spirits the day after his surgery. On Friday he posted a photo — taken by the doctor — of him on Instagram standing on a table, mooning New York City.Thank...
Via The Other Paper
January 17, 2014  |  Discuss

Fantasy Perspective: ANYTHING GOES!

I have come to the conclusion that I have yet to hear the proverbial “fat lady sing”, even while my records stand at 4-5 and 3-6 in two out of the five FFL I am in this season.  Any other year, those standings would flat line any chances I would have at making the playoffs in any league.  However, for some cosmic reasoning I have finally acknowledged, I am still in the thick...
Via TD Fantasy Sports
November 06, 2013  |  Discuss

Dreaming of Streaming Week 7: Advice from Vegas

We have no shortage of potentially low-scoring affairs from which to pick this week, as, amazingly, there are five games with over-unders of 43 or lower. An unofficial perusal of my over-under charts from this season show that, at most, there are three contests pegged at the 43-point mark or lower. The degenerate Vegas deities have rained low-scoring manna from betting heaven, where...
Via The Fake Football
October 19, 2013  |  Discuss

Ailing Offenses And Their Injury Replacements

There comes a time in every fantasy season where players begin to fall to injury, so picking up their replacements and moving on is more important to your fantasy team then complaining about the one game you got out of Julio Jones, since trading for him a week ago  Thursday, or drafting David Wilson in round two, the steal of the draft you thought you had by taking Miles Austin...
Via TD Fantasy Sports
October 15, 2013  |  Discuss

Week 6 Fantasy Football Last Second Decisions: Return of the Gronk?

Last week I said it was now or never for David Wilson. I was kind of right in two ways. First, he finally scored a touchdown and seemed to be well on his way to living up to his insane preseason hype. That was the “now”. Then came the “never”, as he got his neck banged up and exited the game with a score and just 16 rushing yards. He didn’t play on Thursday night and we...
Via The Fake Football
October 11, 2013  |  Discuss

DraftKings – Time To Double Up

Razzball Nation!  DraftKings is back, and if you haven’t won it big in any of the bigger DraftKings contests with a big field, there’s always tournaments running every Sunday with smaller prize pools and a better chance of winning.  DraftKings has given us a contest this week for Razzballers to double up in a $10 Double Up Contest where only 20 players enter and 10 leave with...
Via Razzball Football
October 09, 2013  |  Discuss

Week 5 Observations

As an owner of David Wilson, I honestly have to say: "**** fantasy football." It's one thing to lose Michael Vick for a half, or Darren McFadden early in the first quarter of Week 4 - you're upset, and the timing is rarely good, but those players were discounted appropriately. With Wilson, you endured his benching in Week 1, terrible blocking and play calling...
Via Rotowire
October 07, 2013  |  Discuss

Week 5 Fantasy Football Last Second Decisions: Now or Never For David Wilson

This is the week David Wilson doesn’t disappoint. It might be the week the New York Giants finally get a win, too. But more importantly, for depressed fantasy football owners who bought into Wilson’s super sleeper appeal, they just might finally be rewarded. I won’t be force-feeding Wilson down your throats, and I won’t be bumping him up to an insane spot in my fantasy rankings...
Via The Fake Football
October 05, 2013  |  Discuss

Fake Football, Real Questions (October 5th Edition)

More annoying platoon mate: Daniel Thomas for Lamar Miller owners or The Law Firm for Giovanni Bernard owners?   Phil TWR Follow @PhilTWR It’s closing time. You’re having a blast, chatting up a really cute girl – way out of your league. As you’re getting ready to leave, she touches your arm and gives you the eyes. The cues are unmistakeable. You grab her by the waist, hail...
Via The Fake Football
October 05, 2013  |  Discuss

Positional Matchups: Week 5

Through four weeks, our Position vs. Fantasy Defensive Points Allowed tool is solidifying as a guide to help you find good matchups. It'll get stronger as the season progresses, of course. Studs like Jimmy Graham, LeSean McCoy and Brian Hoyer can skew the numbers this early. (Brian Hoyer ... who knew?) As always, please remember that the players listed are mostly meant to be...
Via Fox Sports
October 03, 2013  |  Discuss

The Hot Seat: Going Into Week 5

After four weeks its time to make some decisions… In a famous country song I learned long ago that you’ve got to know when to hold’em and know when to fold’em. That really is the key to being successful in anything. Holding on to something long enough for it to blow up in your hands is a bad idea, while getting rid of something right before it realized it’s true potential...
Via TD Fantasy Sports
October 02, 2013  |  Discuss

The Handcuff Report

Do you remember the days when teams each had one running back to carry the load from 1st through 3rd down?  Lumbering through the pain of worn out cartilage in their knees and treating pain killers like a food group. Now we have a world of 3rd down backs, pass blocking backs, full time, part time, short yardage (that use to be called a fullback) and some baby backs….yeah I’m...
Via Razzball Football
September 21, 2013  |  Discuss

First and 10: Week 2 Preview, Predictions and Analysis

An exciting season is ahead of us here at Football Nation. Monday Morning Huddle Host David Holcomb and Reporter Cooper Allen are teaming up weekly to share opinions and analysis for everything NFL.Following a break in Week 1, the two return this week with their “First and 10” series. The preseason version of the series broke down each division, looking at each team individually...
Via Football Nation
September 13, 2013  |  Discuss

2013 Fantasy Football Daily Fix, September 11, 2013

News and Notes New York Giants sign Brandon Jacobs Welcome back from the dead Brandon Jacobs. Jacobs is washed up. He’s 31 years old. He was suspended for the last three games of 2012. He was bad when he played and he rarely played. However, this signing likely says something about the Giants confidence in David Wilson. Wilson started 2013 in a similar fashion to 2012. Wilson...
Via The Fantasy Fix
September 11, 2013  |  Discuss

NFL News & Rumors: Tuesday 9/10

49ers Free Agent OT Jason Smith worked out for the team. (Aaron Wilson) DE Will Tukuafu has been waived. (Matt Barrows) Bills RB Fred Jackson looks like he is capable of handling a bigger workload. (Jerry Sullivan) Broncos TE Joel Dreessen did not practice on Tuesday. (Mike Klis) Browns OG Oniel Cousins will start at right guard week 2. (Mary Kay Cabot) QB Brandon Weeden is...
Via NFL Trade Rumors
September 10, 2013  |  Discuss

2013 Fantasy Football Daily Fix: September 6, 2013

News and Notes The hype machine is usually wrong, but it hit the jackpot Thursday night with Julius Thomas. The third-year receiver, 25, out of Portland State had only one career NFL reception before Thursday night’s opener, but he ended up collecting two touchdowns on five catches (seven targets) for 110 yards. He had catches of 23, 24 and 44 yards, so he’s definitely a big...
Via The Fantasy Fix
September 06, 2013  |  Discuss

2013 Fantasy Football, Draft Day Dilemmas At Each Position

You are now, On the clock! Entering into our fourth and final Pre Season week of the 2013 NFL Football season, teams are beginning to decide their starters, their back ups, who to keep and who to cut. As we wind down to the end of August this week many of your Fantasy Football drafts will happen over the next 10 days before the regular season begins on September 5th. As the NFL teams...
Via The Fantasy Fix
August 30, 2013  |  Discuss

New York Giants: Player Most Likely To Break Out In 2013

When studying the 2013 roster for the New York Giants, there are several candidates that might be primed for a "breakout season."  The common choice for this distinction amongst analysts and pundits is second-year running back David Wilson who dazzled us with his impressive quickness in 2012, mostly displayed while returning kickoffs.  With the release of starting running...
Via Football Nation
August 23, 2013  |  Discuss

2013 Giants Fantasy Football Preview

For a fourth straight season, Razzball will be interviewing local NFL beat writers for some actual in-depth football knowledge to shed some additional light on our fantasy football knowledge.  Keep your eye out for an interview for every NFL team through the summer.  This installment comes courteous of Dennis Esser from leading New York Giants blog Big Blue View: 1) A running...
Via Razzball Football
August 12, 2013  |  Discuss

Another Nail In Wilson’s Fantasy Coughlin

First let me sum up for David Wilson owners how this feels in jpeg format.  According to ESPN – who are known for their hard hitting analysis so we should trust them with our sports news forever and always [/sarcasm font] – Coughlin intends to split carries between Wilson and Andre Brown this year and will actually ‘ride the hot hand’ which makes me visualize a flaming hand...
Via Razzball Football
July 23, 2013  |  Discuss

David Wilson Has Improved in Pass Protection

According to ESPN New York, Giants running backs coach Jerald Ingram said David Wilson has improved with his pass protection, but he wants to see how Wilson does in full pads once training camp starts.Fantasy Spin:Ahmad Bradshaw is gone, so Wilson and Andre Brown will be competing in camp for the starting job. As a 2012 first-round pick, Wilson has the inside edge, but Brown rushed...
Via Fantasy Football Champs
June 18, 2013  |  Discuss
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