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December 2, 2013
Depth Chart Watch: Colts Turn to Brown
The Colts held true to their word to make Donald Brown the lead back at the expense of Trent Richardson.
October 22, 2013
Weekly Rankings: Week 8 Value Meter
With six teams on bye, it's going to get really ugly this week at RB. You will be thrilled to start the likes of Le'Veon Bell in deeper leagues.
October 15, 2013
Weekly Rankings: Week 7 Value Meter
A frequent debate when discussing wide receivers is the effect of one top wideout when the team loses another one to injury. This week Jordy Nelson's owners face that dilemma - more targets vs. more attention.
October 8, 2013
Weekly Rankings: Week 6 Value Meter
Is this the week that Gronk returns? Right now we have a cautious ranking of him, given the uncertainty all around.
October 1, 2013
Weekly Rankings: Week 5 Value Meter
We fell just short of putting Jimmy Graham first overall in our flex rankings, but he's not that far off. It's hard to have a bad team if you spent an early pick on him in your leagues.
September 24, 2013
Weekly Rankings: Week 4 Value Meter
Alfred Morris has a potentially juicy matchup against the Raiders in Week 4.
NFL Barometer: Climbing Jet
New York Jets running back Bilal Powell has moved up the depth chart, and is now moving up the cheat sheets thanks to a couple impressive showings the last two weeks.
Working the Wire: Worth A Buc or Two
With two starting receivers gimpy in Tamp Bay, Kevin Ogletree could be a sneaky play this week if he draws the starting assignment.
September 17, 2013
Weekly Rankings: Week 3 Value Meter
Colin Kaepernick should bounce back with a far better matchup at home against the Colts this week.
NFL Barometer: Action Jackson
Thanks to the Eagles' new high-powered attack, wide receiver DeSean Jackson is putting up big numbers and flying up cheat sheets.
September 16, 2013
Moving the Chains: Ready to Start
The Chiefs kept DeMarco Murray quiet on the ground in Week 2, but is he primed for big things in the coming weeks? Derek VanRiper takes a look around the league as Week 2 comes to a close.
September 10, 2013
Weekly Rankings: Week 2 Value Meter
LeSean McCoy thrived in Week 1 in the retooled Eagles offense. He has another favorable matchup this week against the Chargers.
September 9, 2013
Depth Chart Watch: The Fallout from Week 1
Week 1 was full of surprises, perhaps none more so than the timeshare that occurred in Buffalo between C.J. Spiller and Fred Jackson.
September 1, 2013
Weekly Rankings: Week 1 Value Meter
Our first set of weekly rankings are now up. Tony Romo and the Cowboys should be in a shootout with the Giants in Week 1.
October 16, 2012
An actual positive ranking for Chris Johnson this week? Inconceivable!
October 9, 2012
How much do matchups matter? Many of the top quarterbacks this week, including Tom Brady, do not have good matchups.
Injury Analysis: RG3 and Matt Cassel
Two starting QBs and the NFL's concussion protocol
Payne's Perspective: RB Options not in the Cards
Ryan Williams' season-ending shoulder injury has opened a hole in the Arizona backfield that seemingly no one wants to fill.
August 15, 2012
Preseason Job Battles: Quarterback by Default
Neither quarterback has looked great this preseason, but John Skelton might have the early edge on Kevin Kolb to be Arizona's starter.
August 8, 2012
Preseason Job Battles: Camp Battles Intensify
Jahvid Best and Mikel Leshoure are battling to start at running back in Detroit, but the job might come down to who can stay healthy.
November 29, 2011
Weekly Rankings: Week 13 Rankings
The Bucs expect to use Blount Force to try to beat the Panthers this week.
November 22, 2011
Weekly Rankings: Week 12 Rankings
Thanksgiving Day Feast of Games
November 15, 2011
Weekly Rankings: Week 11 Rankings
Do you start Tim Tebow on short rest this week given all the quarterback carnage?
November 8, 2011
Weekly Rankings: Week 10 Rankings
Cam Newton is back after the bye week.
November 1, 2011
Weekly Rankings: Week 9 Rankings
If you were drafting today, where would LeSean McCoy rank?
October 28, 2011
Game Capsules: Week 8 Game Caps
Michael Vick and his Dream Team have something to prove in prime time.
October 27, 2011
NFL Barometer: Murray Racer
DeMarco Murray's big game has him flying up cheat sheets this week.
October 25, 2011
Weekly Rankings: Week 8 Rankings
Steve Smith tops the WR rankings this week.
Working the Wire: Week 8 Waiver Picks
Lots of options at running back, but watch the matchups.
October 24, 2011
Depth Chart Watch: This Week's Job Battles
Earnest Graham left Sunday's game with an ankle injury, leaving the Tampa Bay backfield in tatters.
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