NFL Against The Spread Week 16: Holiday Edition

Picking games in the final two weeks of the NFL regular season tends to be less complicated as teams have different agendas heading towards the end of the year.

Week 15 NFL FanDuel Advice: No More ‘Johnny Bench’

To be honest, I struggled with my NFL Week 14 FanDuel selections.

NFL Week 11 Against The Spread Picks: Polar Vortex Edition

The first Polar Vortex of the season has descended onto the NFL world. That only means one thing: big boy football has begun.

NFL Week 10 Against The Spread Picks: Separation Sunday Edition

A quick look at the NFL standings suggests a mad stretch run to the playoffs begins in Week 10.

Week 9 NFL Against The Spread: Mid-Term Edition

As the calendar turns to November and the cold starts to carry some bite, the NFL’s contenders will separate themselves from the pretenders. At the season’s halfway point, this weeks Against The Spread continues to evaluate trends along with other interesting nuggets.

Tom Brady improves to 5-2 against Ben Roethlisberger

In an entertaining game Sunday afternoon, Tom Brady led the New England Patriots to a 55-31 victory over the Pittsburgh Steelers. Brady did it with the help of receivers Danny Amendola and Aaron Dobson, and also got a boost from the return of tight end Rob Gronkowski.

Ben Roethlisberger defends Matt Schaub, calls fan reaction to injury “sickening”

Pittsburgh Steelers quarterback Ben Roethlisberger defended Houston Texans signal-caller Matt Schaub on Tuesday. While on 93.7 The Fan during his weekly radio show, Big Ben called the fan reaction to Schaub’s struggles “sickening.”

Ben Roethlisberger, Eli Manning: Parallel careers

Drew Brees, Aaron Rodgers, Joe Flacco and Peyton Manning have all won the Super Bowl once. Tom Brady, Eli Manning and Ben Roethlisberger have each won the top prize multiple times.

Fantasy Football Week 3: Start ’em, Sit ’em

Week 2 of the NFL season saw a healthy mixture of studs doing their thing (Aaron Rodgers! Doug Martin! Julio Jones!) as well as a couple of surprises (James Starks? Charles Clay?). Fantasy football is a crapshoot, but let’s try to make some sense of it all for Week 3.

2013 fantasy football rankings: quarterbacks

Fantasy freaking Football. That’s what Midwest Sports Fans founder Jerod Morris says each year as the calendar turns to July. Just two months before the NFL kicks off, this is definitely fantasy football season.

Pittsburgh Steelers Ultimate Franchise Player Selection

A 32-player bracket, 14 players already in the Hall of Fame and others sure to follow. Who is the very best of one of the NFL’s most legendary franchises?

Monday Night Football Drinking Game Week 10: Kansas City Chiefs at Pittsburgh Steelers

This week the action moves to Pittsburgh, as the surging Steelers take on the ailing Chiefs. We need something to make this game interesting, and the only two surefire things that can do that are gambling and drinking. And only one of those is legal in the entire U.S.A.

Fantasy Football Sleepers Week 10: Martellus Bennett, Emmanuel Sanders, and Jacquizz Rodgers

With the fantasy football playoffs approaching, I know team owners are reading this in one of two situations: you are almost assured of a playoff spot and need to think long-term or you’re fighting like heck to get one and need to think short term. Well, I’ve got some advice for both situations.

In This Sunday’s New York Giants-Pittsburgh Steelers Game, Something Very, Very Rare Will Occur

The Sunday, the Pittsburgh Steelers face the New York Giants, which means that each quarterback in the game – Ben Roethlisberger and Eli Manning – will have won multiple Super Bowls. This is not a common occurrence.

Fantasy Football Week 5 Start em, Sit em Lineup Advice

Here are some players you will definitely start, and some others you will definitely want to sit, for Week 5 of the fantasy football season.