Fantasy Football: Lingering Questions for Week 6

Branden Oliver

As injuries and bye weeks begin to stack up, the questions about your lineup do as well. Here’s a look at a lingering question for each position heading into Week 6.

Fantasy Football: Lingering Questions for Week 5

Tom Brady

Four games is probably a bit too quick to judge a team, but it’s a good sample size to get an idea of how a team might be using different players this season. For some, there are lingering questions revolving around age, health and future with a team, each of which might have an effect on that player’s fantasy performance.

Let’s take a look at some of those questions out there heading into Week 5.

Oakland A’s: Anatomy of a Collapse

Jon Lester A's

The Oakland A’s have suffered an incredible collapse since peaking in early August. Here’s a look at what has happened.

Q&A with Jay Glazer: Football, Talk Like a Pirate Day and Captain Morgan

Jay Glazer

Wednesday morning, I had the opportunity to interview FOX Sports football reporter Jay Glazer to help promote “Talk Like A Pirate Day” – or #TLAPD – which is this Friday, September 19. It’s a partnership with Captain Morgan to not only encourage everyone to channel their inner buccaneer, but also raise money for charitable organizations. For every tweet that uses the hashtag #CaptainAndColaaarr, $1 will be donated to two charities that Glazer is affiliated with, NYC’s City Harvest as well as Purple Heart Homes.

The Tortoise and the Hare: NL Central Edition

Yovani Gallardo

You might be familiar with one of Aesop’s Fables, entitled “The Tortoise and the Hare.”

Either way, let’s take a journey, if you will, back to a magical time that Milwaukee Brewers fans called “June.”

The 2014 Fantasy Football “Do Not Draft” List

Darren McFadden

Fantasy Football leagues aren’t necessarily won on draft day, but they certainly can be lost.

It’s not always who you pick for your roster, but also about who you’re able to avoid. Whether or not you want to avoid them altogether or decide simply not worth the value they may be pegged at, you’ll be better off if you can keep these names off your roster.

Here are the top 10 players you should completely avoid while drafting this season.

Packers to retire No. 4, enshrine Brett Favre into team Hall of Fame

Brett Favre

After a long, sordid seven years, the Green Bay Packers appear set to finally put the No. 4 of Brett Favre where it belongs – along with the likes of Reggie White and Ray Nitschke in Packers immortality at Lambeau Field.

Breaking down the wide open NL MVP race

Troy Tulowitzki

For the first three months of the MLB season, it looked like Troy Tulowitzki was going to run away with the 2014 National League MVP award. The Rockies shortstop was leading the league in batting average (.340), slugging percentage (.432), on-base percentage (.603) and OPS (1.035), in addition to ranking first in WAR (5.6) and third in home runs (21) just a few weeks ago. But a few developments in the last few weeks have paved the way for what could very well be a wide-open NL MVP race as we head towards the stretch run.

The 10 best position groups in the NFL

Richard Sherman Earl Thomas Kam Chancellor

As OTAs are winding down for NFL teams we’re starting to get a better picture of what each roster will look like this fall. With that in mind, here our ranking of the 10 best position groups in the league. Some of them have been helped out by free agency and the draft, while others have been dominant for several years.

Way-Too-Early 2014 MLB Award Winners

Troy Tulowitzki

We’re already at the quarter mark of the MLB season, which is hard to believe, really, but there are a number of individuals who are off to sensational starts. At this point several players have distinguished themselves and have separated themselves from the rest of the pack.

Here’s a look at the leader for each of the three main awards for each league: Cy Young, Rookie of the Year and MVP.

Top 10 Immediate Impact Rookies from 2014 NFL Draft

Jadeveon Clowney

There were 256 players selected last week during the 2014 NFL Draft, but only some of those guys will make an instant impact in the league. Here’s our look at the 10 rookies who will make the biggest immediate impact with their new teams.

2014 NFL Draft: The Consensus Mock Draft

2014 NFL Draft logo

It’s finally NFL Draft week, much to everyone’s delight. Teams are putting the finishing touches on their big boards, just as various experts are finalizing what they predict the first round will look like on Thursday night.

Here we take a look at six of those experts and where they have the consensus top 25 prospects being selected in the 2014 NFL Draft.

Weekly Watch: NL Central intra-division play heats up this week

Yadier Molina

The National League Central has a important week of intra-division play this week. Here is a preview.

2014 NFL Draft: Top 10 defensive players available

Jadeveon Clowney

Quarterbacks typically get the majority of the hype before the NFL Draft, but the better players and the cream of the crop in the 2014 draft play on the other side of the ball. Here’s a look at the top 10 players in this year’s draft class.

Top 10 Performers from the 2014 NCAA Tournament

Shabazz Napier

The 2014 NCAA Tournament will be remembered for a long time. Here’s a look at the 10 best performers from this year’s event.