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Fantasy Football Week 9: Imposters at the Helm
Fantasy Football Week 9: Imposters at the Helm

Three quarterbacks with the same surname (Allen) started in the NFL this week. That has happened before, but Week 9…

Fantasy Football Week 8: Halloween Monsters and Masquerades
Fantasy Football Week 8: Halloween Monsters and Masquerades

Arizona will entertain the San Francisco 49ers this week in what could be a scary Thursday Night Football Halloween matchup.…

Fantasy Football Week 7: Best Laid Plans
Fantasy Football Week 7: Best Laid Plans

This month, I made my annual visit to New Jersey to visit my oldest daughters. As a surprise, they bought…

Fantasy Football Week 5: Reception Lines
Fantasy Football Week 5: Reception Lines

Malcolm Brown was supposed to save fantasy football managers around the world Sunday by rattling off a Todd Gurley-type performance…

NFL Fantasy Week 5: Downstream and Unhappy Returns
NFL Fantasy Week 5: Downstream and Unhappy Returns

Fantasy Football Twitter is alive with boastful screenshots of gambles that paid off this weekend. Some owners went with popular…

NFL Fantasy Trade Value Column
NFL Fantasy Trade Value Column

Week 5 is upon us, and if we don’t see patterns emerging we’re not paying attention. The first bye weeks…

Fantasy Week 4: Strange Things Happening
Fantasy Week 4: Strange Things Happening

Every once in a while, strange things happen in the NFL. Sometimes, they profoundly affect fantasy football outcomes. Other times,…

NFL Fantasy: Validation Week
NFL Fantasy: Validation Week

On the second Sunday of the 2019 NFL Fantasy Football season, millions of team managers watched games with crossed fingers…

Overreaction Monday
Overreaction Monday

There is a reason fantasy football leagues don’t open waivers until Tuesday or Wednesday. It is to keep their systems…

Brown vs The Board of Helmet Education Fantasy Mailbag
Brown vs The Board of Helmet Education Fantasy Mailbag

NFL Fantasy Football fans, friends, and family tend to throw ideas and questions my way. Some of them are pretty…

5 Fantasy Wide Receiver Sleepers to Grab
5 Fantasy Wide Receiver Sleepers to Grab

NFL fantasy fans know football is a passing game more than it’s ever been. Few teams can seriously contend in…

5 Fantasy Running Back Sleepers to Grab
5 Fantasy Running Back Sleepers to Grab

One of the most predictable things about NFL Fantasy Football is that something unpredictable will happen. Another predictable thing is…

Pat Opperman’s Top 100 Fantasy Football Rankings
Pat Opperman’s Top 100 Fantasy Football Rankings

Here we go again, grabbing every bit of relevant information available to assure an excellent draft for your 2019 NFL…