Football news over the past couple days includes more than Aaron Hernandez. Don’t be the guy who obsesses over the former Patriots’ tight end and misses some of these interesting tidbits:
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After another amazing week of football — I think there’s another score update coming in from Detroit and Tennessee — we have some champions to recognize. Our most perfect Week 3 participant in NFL.com’s NFL Perfect Challenge was nsummer0130. Our Yahoo Salary Cap expert was AZ Phantoms.
All day I’ve been thinking about writing a predictions column. As I opened Chinstrap Ninjas, I saw that fellow ninja sensei jzak beat me to the punch. He got to the Doug Martin prediction before I did, but for the most part, a lot of my predictions are different from his. I even have one […]
Finally, it is the time of year where we can tap our inner Star Trek. The season is so close, you can smell it like a finely grilled brat at a tailgating party. The rankings are done, many of our respective fantasy teams are drafted and we can continue an annual tradition here at Chinstrap […]
Compared to quarterback or receiver this year, the running back position is about as thick as a one-ply piece of industrial-grade toilet paper. And that is being generous. This is the age of the running back by committee. Teams don’t feel the need to invest super heavily in an elite back and ride him as […]
Early ADPs at Mock Draft Central (after 56 qualifying drafts since June 18) show Cleveland Browns rookie running back Trent Richardson being drafted sixth overall. I understand the urge to be the fantasy owner who can say they drafted Trent Richardson, but this selection makes little sense. Richardson, or any fantasy rookie, should not be drafted […]
This week we move on to our third division in our series, the AFC South: