Monthly Archives: July 2011

Breaking Down The Saints Backfield: Will Mark Ingram Or Any Back Have Value?

The New Orleans Saints had a crowded backfield in 2010, though there was no one player who was entrenched as a must use option.  Injuries played a role, but a pass happy offense (they were second in pass attempts with … Continue reading

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Sleeper Spotlight: Does Roy Williams + Mike Martz = Success?

Remember when Roy Williams was thought of as one of the next great wide receivers?  First the Lions selected him with the seventh overall pick in the 2004 draft.  Then, thinking that he could develop into a top receiver and … Continue reading

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Top 25 Quarterbacks For 2011: How The Recent Transactions Shakeup The Rankings

We are still waiting for the final domino to fall in the quarterback carousel (Kyle Orton likely being dealt to Miami), which will cause another minor ripple in these rankings.  Even without that move, there has been more than enough … Continue reading

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Quick Hit: Will Mike Thomas Breakout In Year #3?

The Jacksonville Jaguars have been trying to find consistent production on the outside for the past couple of years.  For a while it looked like Mike Sims-Walker could be the man, but he just never has fully turned the corner.  … Continue reading

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Five Under-The-Radar Third Year Receivers Who Could Be Primed For A Breakout

An NFL wide receivers third season is often seen as his breakout season.  That’s really not news.  Let’s take a look at a few under-the-radar players who could live up this billing in 2011, and are therefore worth a late … Continue reading

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Top 15 Kickers For 2011

While kicker is often viewed as an afterthought on draft day, that doesn’t mean you necessarily should consider them that way.  Let’s take a look at my current rankings: Sebastian Janikowski – Oakland Raiders David Akers – Philadelphia Eagles Stephen … Continue reading

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Sleeper Spotlight: Can Jared Cook Emerge As A Viable Tight End In 2011?

We all know that tight end is a position that you are never quite sure what to expect from.  In any given week there always appears to be someone that emerges out of nowhere to put up an impressive outing … Continue reading

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Top 15 Tight Ends For 2011: Updated as of 07/26/11

With the lockout officially over it is time to kick fantasy preparation into high gear!  Let’s get things rolling with an updated look at the Top 15 tight ends for the coming season: Antonio Gates – San Diego Chargers Dallas … Continue reading

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Onside Observations: Preparing Post-Lockout, DeAngelo Williams & More!

by Matthew Gordan The lockout is over and this should make for one entertaining week of NFL. football. It seems signings—rookie, free agent and restricted free agents—trades, cuts and training camp will all collide within a few days of each … Continue reading

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Top 20 Running Backs For 2011: Updated as of 07/25/11

Will today be the day that the lockout officially ends?  I’m sure I’m not the only one that will be relieved when we can finally get things rolling towards our fantasy drafts.  With that in mind, let’s take a look … Continue reading

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