Fantasy Football 101

sportFantasy Football 101
Fantasy football is a statistics-based game in which players compete against each other by drafting and managing players from NFL teams. Fantasy football is generally a season-long competition, although week-long contest have gained popularity, played by …
Read more on football.about.com

Fantasy Football Diary: Week 5 Results
This season, 5 Points Blue decided to immerse ourselves in the world of fantasy football. What better way to share that experience than through a weekly diary? If you’re wanting to learn more on how to play, feel free to ask questions. If you already …
Read more on 5pointsblue.com

Fantasy football cheat sheets
If USA TODAY’s Fantasy Football special edition is sold out in your area, fear not! We have updated cheat sheets from our own Roger Rotter. These rankings are based on a standard, yardage-based scoring system that awards six points for any kind of touchdown.
Read more on USA Today

 

Latest NFL Football News

sportNFL Monday Night Football Schedule 2016: Teams & Dates
Week 1: Steelers at Redskins, 7:10 p.m. ET Week 1: Rams at 49ers, 10:20 p.m. ET The NFL has an array of different prime-time and national television slots on its schedule, but there’s still something a little extra special about playing on Monday nights.
Read more on heavy.com

Marriott-NFL Deal For Football Fans
A great deal for NFL fans from Marriott International. In its sixth year as an NFL partner, Marriott International is providing travelers with unrivaled opportunities to express their passion for the game and get in on the action. From Courtyard‘s Super …
Read more on cheesetraveller.com

New Orleans experiences rare football-less weekend; a new name for the LSU coaching search
Since the Saints’ inception in 1967 the only previous fall weekends in which the Saints, LSU or Tulane didn’t play a football game were Sept. 25-26, 1999; Sept. 16-17, 2001; and Nov. 1-2, 2002. Even in the NFL strike seasons of 1982 and 1987 either LSU or …
Read more on The Times-Picayune

 

Your ultimate guide to streaming NFL football this season

sportYour ultimate guide to streaming NFL football this season
Subscribe to Data Sheet, Fortune’s daily newsletter on the business … More specifically, the first seven Thursday Night Football games are on both CBS and NFL Network, then for a few weeks they will only be on NFL Network, then back to CBS for one …
Read more on FORTUNE

Protesters march near NFL game after release of Charlotte shooting video
CHARLOTTE, N.C. (Reuters) – More than 100 people chanted and marched outside a National Football League (NFL) game in Charlotte, North Carolina, on Sunday in protests over police killing a black man, a day after police released videos of the confrontation.
Read more on Philadelphia Daily News

NFL Power Rankings: Week 3 sees the Broncos, Patriots atop the NFL
Doing NFL power rankings is just so much more fun when your favorite … They woke up to annihilate the Buccaneers, but this is one red flag I’ll remember come January. They are a good football team, though. The Houston Texans have another elite defense.
Read more on Mile High Report

 

Draft Strategy: Planning for picks 5 to 8 and beyond in fantasy football

????????????????????????????Draft Strategy: Planning for picks 5 to 8 and beyond in fantasy football
The best draft position this year might be in the middle to late first round. I don’t want a wide receiver for my first pick and the running backs I’m targeting own lesser average draft positions. I’ve already analyzed what I would do with my draft …
Read more on Clinton Herald

Vikings players not named Adrian Peterson getting zero fantasy football love
Fantasy draft rankings project Vikings star running back Adrian Peterson will be among the top picks in most leagues this season. After Peterson, the Vikings don’t have much to offer fantasy football leagues, the experts have determined. The next highest …
Read more on Minneapolis Star Tribune

It’s not easy picking fantasy football name
It’s that time of year when NFL teams are preparing for a new football season. That means thousands of people are getting ready for their fantasy football drafts. Along with researching which player to draft in the first round and figuring out which …
Read more on heraldmailmedia.com

 

Latest Fantasy Football News

sportFantasy genius: A new way to get fantasy football advice
These are some of the things that are pretty cool to me. Now I’m adding another thing to the list – NFL.com’s brand-new feature, Fantasy Genius. Fantasy Genius is a new online fantasy football community where your questions are seen by millions upon …
Read more on NFL News Blog

Aston Villa F.C. Teams Up With Mondogoal In Fantasy Sports Partnership
“AVFC supporters will now be able to compete amongst each other in our one-day fantasy football contests every matchday for cash and club related prizes.” The platform is already offering major cash prizes through its partners using the …
Read more on TMCnet.com

Fantasy Football: First mock draft of 2016
Jamey Eisenberg did his first mock draft of 2016 with a group of high school kids, and the results are quite interesting given the format of this 10-team league. I love doing mock drafts. I would do one a day until the start of the season if possible.
Read more on CBS Sports

 

Peyton Manning on College Football Hall of Fame ballot

sportPeyton Manning on College Football Hall of Fame ballot
Peyton Manning could go straight from the NFL into the College Football Hall of Fame. The former Vols quarterback, who retired after leading the Denver Broncos to the Super Bowl this past season, is on the 2017 College Football Hall of Fame ballot …
Read more on The Tennessean

Stephen Paea talks Oregon State, the NFL, and managing triplets
Former Oregon State star Stephen Paea joined me on the radio show (12-3p on 750-AM and 102.9-FM) to talk about his rugby upbringing, raising triplets, playing defensive line in the NFL, and why he loves football. Paea is a defensive lineman with Washington …
Read more on OregonLive

NFL selects Los Angeles region to host Super Bowl LV in 2021
LOS ANGELES, CA – The Los Angeles region was selected to host Super Bowl LV in 2021, the National Football League (NFL) announced today. The selection of Los Angeles follows a highly competitive process of which Los Angeles’ bid was led by Casey …
Read more on E TN Global Travel Industry News

 

The best punter in college football is from Australia and had one of the best

sportThe best punter in college football is from Australia and had one of the best
On Saturday against BYU in the Las Vegas Bowl, Utah punter Tom Hackett unleashed one of the best punts you’ll ever see. Punting from his own 40, Hackett landed the ball perfectly inside the 1-yard line, spinning it so that it stayed out of the end zone.
Read more on Business Insider

Watch: Wisconsin seniors reflect on their college football careers
Kings, Sharks, & Ducks · Fantasy Hockey · NHL GameCenter LIVE · NHL Odds · See NHL Tickets · CFB · View team list · Advanced College Football Stats · Every Day Should Be Saturday · College Football Recruiting · College Football Odds · Recruiting · CBB.
Read more on Bucky’s 5th Quarter

College Football Podcast: Preview, picks for Alabama-Michigan State
We’re just over two weeks away from the College Football Playoff semifinals, including the Cotton Bowl showdown between No. 2 Alabama and No. 3 Michigan State. Can Connor Cook lead the Big Ten champion Spartans to an upset of the Crimson Tide?
Read more on Sports Illustrated

Louisville’s football assistants are the 13th-highest paid in college football

sportLouisville’s football assistants are the 13th-highest paid in college football
According to a data base compiled by USA Today, Louisville’s football assistants rank collectively as the 13th-highest paid in college football. A large part of that ranking is due to defensive coordinator Todd Grantham, who is the sixth-highest paid …
Read more on Card Chronicle

 

Winner of Polynesian College Football Player of the Year announced
Notre Dame offensive lineman Ronnie Stanley was announced as the winner of the Polynesian College Football Player of the Year this morning at the Hawaii Convention Center. Stanley was picked from a group of finalists, which also included defensive …
Read more on Honolulu Star-Advertiser

 

College Football Report for Week 14
“This is a blue-collar, physical, well-coached, tough football team,” Richmond coach Danny Rocco said. “They happen to have a really gifted athlete at quarterback, and they happen to have a very, very dynamic running back.” Richmond’s Jacobi Green has …
Read more on Roanoke Times

 

College Football Report for Week 8

sportCollege Football Report for Week 8
The Dukes lead the Football Championship Subdivision in total offense (613 ypg). They rank second in scoring offense (48.7 points) and third in rushing offense (332.9 ypg). “What we wanted to do [this year was about] … opening up the playbook and …
Read more on Roanoke Times

 

College football stats: Best numbers from Week 7
5,218 Ferris State quarterback Jason Vander Laan became the greatest rushing quarterback in the history of college football (across all divisions) Saturday with a 161-yard performance that pushed his career rushing total to 5,218 yards. With that …
Read more on NCAA.com

 

Midseason Awards: The best (and worst) plays from 2015’s first half
We’re halfway there. We’re halfway through a season that has been every bit as good as advertised, that has seen countless highlights and monumental mishaps, and that is no closer to making sense now than it did in early September. Is Ohio State really …
Read more on Sports Illustrated

 

Manic Monday: Craziest day of the 2015 college football season (so far)

sportManic Monday: Craziest day of the 2015 college football season (so far)
There was nothing to indicate that this day would be — by far — the craziest day of the college football season. Right around noon, the first big news story of the day broke: UCF coach George O’Leary would relieve himself of his title as interim …
Read more on CBSSports.com

The Times’ top 25 college football rankings
The top four — plus one — from last week stay the same. Texas Christian and Utah got through close games; Clemson and Baylor held steady with impressive victories. Florida moves up five spots after its big win at Missouri, but lost quarterback Will …
Read more on Los Angeles Times

College Football Rankings 2015: Power Ranking All 128 Teams for Week 7
Week 6 of the 2015 college football season didn’t provide many upsets, at least not among the top teams, but it’s not just wins and losses that lead to changes in how the power rankings come together each week. Unimpressive wins can do just as much …
Read more on Bleacher Report