Minnesota Vikings: Josh Freeman was late for “numerous meetings” with team

When quarterback Josh Freeman joined the Minnesota Vikings in the middle of this season, most saw it as a puzzling signing by a desperate franchise. Now that the season is over, it’s pretty obvious that Freeman didn’t do anything to deserve his job and it would be shocking to see the now-free agent signal-caller back in the NFL in the future.

NFL Week 16 Against the Spread picks – Holiday wish edition

With the Thursday Night schedule mercifully over, I am able wait an extra day to unveil my Week 16 Against the Spread picks.

This week’s theme is holiday gift wishes for each NFL team.

Minnesota Vikings: Josh Freeman to start Monday vs. New York Giants

There’s a saying in football that if a team has two quarterbacks, it means they don’t have one.

But a team with three?

Welcome to the 2013 Minnesota Vikings.

Fantasy Football Start ‘Em, Sit ‘Em: Analysis and Advice for Week 1

Hooray, it’s finally time for some 2013 fantasy football start ’em, sit ’em analysis!

After an exciting bout between the Denver Broncos and Baltimore Ravens on Thursday night (where they combined for 76 points), that game certainly woke everyone up that the NFL is back. Ahead, we break down each position with one player to start and sit entering this weekend’s matchups.

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.

Fantasy Football Week 7 Sleepers: Two Bucs, Two Rooks, and a Benz

I’ve got some more names for you guys who are scrambling to find the sleepers of Week 7. Remember to comment below this post with your questions, and I’ll do my best to get back to each and every one of you.

Fantasy Football 2012: Quarterback Rankings

I do pre-season fantasy football pieces a little differently these days. There are plenty of rankings out there already, both on the newsstands and online. It is a well worn trail – the downside being that such analysis quickly becomes outdated as events occur during training camp and the pre-season. A player that one could […]

Fantasy Football Week 14 Start em, Sit em Advice, Projections, and Lineup Q&A

Whether your fantasy football playoffs have started yet or not, Week 14 is pivotal. And if you’re here, you are looking for start/sit advice and player projections, which is exactly what you’ll get in this post.

Injury Updates: Miles Austin, Darren McFadden, Ahmad Bradshaw, and many more

Let’s take a look at the crucial injuries for this week’s games, including Miles Austin, Darren McFadden, Ahmad Bradshaw, and many more.

Fantasy Football Thanksgiving Week Stock Watch

Enjoy your Thanksgiving holiday and this week’s Stock Report, which outlines a number of guys – Freeman, Grant, Lloyd – whose stocks are up, and a number of guys – Big Ben, Gore, Ballard – whose stocks are down.

Fantasy Football Week 12 Start Em, Sit Em Lineup Advice, Projections, and Roster Q&A

It’s go time. The playoffs are dead ahead. Now, more than ever, it is vital that you start the right guys. In this post, Jon Washburn outlines his start em, sit em picks for Week 12, and we answer all of your questions in the comment section.

How many NFL teams would trade their current QB for Cam Newton right now?

This is a question Jerod has been thinking about a lot over the past several weeks, as he, like everyone else, continues to be more and more impressed (and surprised) by how well Cam Newton is transitioning to the NFL in his first season. Jerod offers his thoughts on the matter and invites you to share yours.

Fantasy Football Week 7 Start em Sit em Advice: Consensus Top 10 Start/Sit Picks

During weeks such as this one, when so many teams rich in fantasy talent are on bye, start/sit advice is its most valuable, and as always we have you covered here at MSF. Here are the consensus top 10 start/sit picks as compiled by PlayThisGuy.com, plus links to the rest of our Week 7 analysis.

Chicago Bears vs Tampa Bay Buccaneers Preview and Prediction

Sunday’s game between the Chicago Bears and the Tampa Bay Buccaneers will not be played in the United States, but overseas at the Wembley Stadium in London. It’s a big game for two teams trying to maintain their foothold in the NFC playoff race.

Fantasy Football Week 6 Start Em Sit Em Picks and Player Projections for Hillis, Hernandez, Dez, Stevie J, and more

Is 2011 going to be the highest scoring fantasy season of all time? All signs indicate that it could be. That means that making the right start em, sit em decisions has never been more crucial. So let Jon and Jerod help you set your Week 6 lineups in this week’s Start/Sit column.