http://youtu.be/-HV0xBeHzjM Trades can get messy. Exhibit A: this conversation about a trade taken from an ESPN message board. Matthew Berry jumped on a soapbox this week to talk about trade etiquette, and the transgressions he points out got me thinking. Most leagues really don’t talk about the rules or ethics of trading outside of whether…… Continue reading Fantasy Football Trade Etiquette: Matthew Berry’s 6 Rules, When is Your Word Final?
Going up against the Pittsburgh Steelers’ defense is a tough task for any quarterback, but when you draw that challenge as the quarterback of the Cleveland Browns…and as your first NFL start…well, that’s nearly impossible. As such, ESPN has their doubts about Colt McCoy this week, not that you were thinking about starting him. With…… Continue reading A promising beginning for Colt McCoy? ESPN doesn’t think so.
Get this: ESPN Fantasy Football has Rex Ryan’s favorite Little F-er Danny Woodhead classified as a wide receiver for the entire year because he started the season as a wide receiver on the Jets’ practice squad. I neglected to mention Woodhead in the waiver wire recs this week because he’s on a bye, and well,…… Continue reading That Little F-er Danny Woodhead plays WR on ESPN
No, seriously. Gary Busey should just pitch every product that wants to advertise on TV, especially when it comes to fantasy football. Just look at this series of ads he did for vitaminwater. I saw the first of these when it ran on ESPN last night during the SportsCenter Fantasy Draft Special. http://youtu.be/NDJEderwtB0 I don’t…… Continue reading Gary Busey should be in every commercial. Ever.
Unless you’re Bill Gates, $1,000 probably sounds pretty good to you, and the cash could be yours this season if you can pick a winner every week. Following up our own 9/9/09 contest which wraps up tonight — get your comment in now! — Spend On Life sent me some information about the football survivor…… Continue reading Take a shot at $1000 in SpendOnLife’s Survivor Pool Challenge
Last week, in the process of participating in a mock draft with several other fantasy football writers from the Interwebs, I got stuck inside of a random ESPN draft outside of the one we were using for the official mock draft. After the first couple of picks, which I made as quick reactions since I…… Continue reading Random ESPN Mock Draft: Results May Vary
Have you seen the new ESPN.com yet? Simplified. Customizable scoring across the top…larger content area for lead stories and video…easier and clearly visible login…and the ability to name specific teams, columnists and players in “myESPN.” With this update, ESPN is trying to make it easier for visitors to get to what they need, want and…… Continue reading The New ESPN.com: Is it all a fantasy?