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Run 'N' Shoot: Time to Cut Rivers

Mark Stopa gives fantasy owners to cut Philip Rivers in shallow leagues as the Chargers quarterback is a one-man show without Keenan Allen.

Run 'N' Shoot: What Happened to the Pack?

Mark Stopa reviews Week 10 and wants to know how it is possible that the Packers' offense, including Aaron Rodgers, got this bad this quickly.

Run 'N' Shoot: Pats Lose Lewis, Now What?

Mark Stopa discusses whether Tom Brady's offense will change with the loss of Dion Lewis, who is out for the season with an injury.

Run 'N' Shoot: Injury Sunday

Mark Stopa recaps Injury Sunday in the NFL, which saw Le'Veon Bell go down, delivering a devastating blow to the Steelers and fantasy owners.

Run 'N' Shoot: Namaste, Arian Foster

Mark Stopa bows in respect to Arian Foster, who has given Houston much to cheer the last six years but now might have played his last game as a Texan after a season-ending injury Sunday.

Run 'N' Shoot: Hopkins for Fantasy MVP?

Mark Stopa's Week 6 review looks at the contenders, thus far at least, for fantasy MVP. Is DeAndre Hopkins a better pick than Devonta Freeman?

Run 'N' Shoot: Perfect Fantasy Fit for Evans

Mark Stopa recaps Week 5 in the NFL and has seen enough from the Tampa Bay offense and defense to make acquiring Mike Evans his No. 1 priority.

Run 'N' Shoot: NFC South Surprise

Mark Stopa recaps Week 4 in the NFL where the Falcons and Panthers keep winning and are atop the NFC South in what has to be the league's biggest surprise so far this season.

Run 'N' Shoot: Big Blow for Big Ben

Mark Stopa recaps Week 3 in the NFL where Ben Roethlisberger's knee injury has changed the fantasy landscape. How much should we downgrade Pittsburgh's fantasy stars?

Run 'N' Shoot: Can the Cowboys Survive?

Mark Stopa tries to makes sense of a week that saw survivor madness and the Cowboys lose yet another star. What becomes of Dallas without Tony Romo?

Run 'N' Shoot: Is Peyton Done?

Mark Stopa looks at who move the needle in Week 1, including a dreadful performance from Peyton Manning, who is no doubt making Broncos fans restless.

Run 'N' Shoot: Football is Back!

The NFL season is finally upon us and Mark Stopa wants to know why Ben Roethlistberger can't be the best fantasy quarterback not named Andrew Luck this year,

Run 'N' Shoot: Home for the Holidays?

Sitting out the Fantasy Playoffs? Start prepping for next season.

Run 'N' Shoot: Daily Picks for Sunday

Antonio Gates might the top target of Philip Rivers this week, making him a good value in daily games.

Run 'N' Shoot: The Reason We Watch Sports

We keep watching sports for plays like Odell Beckham's epic TD

Run 'N' Shoot: Who Wants to be a Millionaire?

Coming off a near-miss in the DraftKings Millionaire contest, Mark Stopa talks daily game strategy.

Run 'N' Shoot: Bye Bye to the Byes

The last bye weeks means additional roster flexibility

Run 'N' Shoot: The Return of the Sanchize?

The Jets are awful... but Sanchez could be starting a home playoff game this season.

Run 'N' Shoot: Big Numbers, No Waiting

No need to wait for rookie WRs to produce any more.

Run 'N' Shoot: Cam Newton: Back Among the Elite

Yes, it's time to trade for Newton. Go get him.

Run 'N' Shoot: Downfield Passing's not a Brees

The Saints aren't getting explosive plays downfield like they used to get so often, particularly at home, and that's causing all sorts of problems.

Run 'N' Shoot: Murray No. 1?

If you were drafting today, would Dallas' stud running back be the top pick overall?

Run 'N' Shoot: Eagles Flying High

Philly can't be stopped. They also can't stop anyone. Is there a more entertaining team in today's NFL?

Run 'N' Shoot: Tumblin' Dice

Week 2 injuries made fantasy scoring a bit of a crap-shoot. What can we count on next week and beyond?

Run 'N' Shoot: Who's stopping the Seahawks?

Seattle looked as dominant Week 1 as they did in the Super Bowl

Run 'N' Shoot: Stopa's Investing Advice for the 2014 Season

Cam Newton and the Panthers in the Super Bowl?

Run 'N' Shoot: Auction Strategies, Tips & Advice

Auctions are more fun than drafts, but there are a few simple rules you must follow to ensure you get the most bang for your buck.

Run 'N' Shoot: The greatest single season in sports history?

If the Broncos win it all, isn't Peyton in that conversation?

Run 'N' Shoot: The Non-QB MVP

KC's Jamaal Charles has been fantasy's most-valuable non-quarterback this season.

Run 'N' Shoot: High Hits and Unintended Consequences

Would Gronkowski have gotten hurt if hitting high was still allowed?

Run 'N' Shoot: Decker's Explosion Explained

A four-touchdown performance isn't that shocking when Peyton Manning is the quarterback.

Run 'N' Shoot: The Rotting Pile of Garbage that is the AFC

One of these awful four or five-win teams will make the playoffs. Doesn't seem fair.

Run 'N' Shoot: The Year of the Injury

This season, a first-round pick turned out to be a 50/50 proposition...

Run 'N' Shoot: Rodgers' Injury Throws Playoff Picture Out of Focus

The NFC has seven deserving teams for five available slots... who gets left out?

Run 'N' Shoot: Chief Factor

Jamaal Charles has been brilliant - but not the way we expected. The second coming of Barry Sanders has turned into Emmitt Smith.

Run 'N' Shoot: How to Beat Peyton Manning

The Colts showed everyone how to stop Denver's high-octane attack. So who is the favorite in the AFC now?

Run 'N' Shoot: Adjusting Expectations

The Texans aren't near as good as we thought. What other players and teams need to be re-assessed?

Run 'N' Shoot: Finding the Next Breakout Star

Everybody's looking for the next big thing - but where should you look?

Run 'N' Shoot: Can We Book a Denver/Seattle Super Bowl Now?

Admit it - that's the only matchup you really want to see.

Run 'N' Shoot: The NFC Stinks

Anything from winning the Super Bowl to finishing 6-10 wouldn't be surprising for the Niners.

Run 'N' Shoot: Is Miami the Best Team in the East?

If Rob Gronkowski doesn't return soon, the Dolphins could emerge as the class of the AFC East.

Run 'N' Shoot: Downgrade the Steelers

Maurkice Pouncey's torn ACL will have a massive impact on the Steelers.

Run 'N' Shoot: 2013 Predictions

Montee Ball scores 14 rushing TDs, second only to Stevan Ridley

Run 'N' Shoot: Do Nothing

Overvaluing preseason news is tempting, even for fantasy "experts," but don't inflate a player like Michael Vick based on meaningless games.

Run 'N' Shoot: Who's Getting the Goal-Line Looks?

A.J. Green led the NFL in targets inside-the-10 last year with 14.

Run 'N' Shoot: Players on the Rise

DeAngelo Williams could see an increased workload this year.

Run 'N' Shoot: Who Cares About the Industry Consensus?

Mark Stopa will break his wait-on-the-quarterbacks rule if Cam Newton slips.

Run 'N' Shoot: 10 Things to Watch During the Preseason

With tight end so thin, Rob Gronkowski could be a big difference maker if he's healthy.

Run 'N' Shoot: Backing the Steelers at 22:1

Mark Stopa debuts his new column and tells us where he placed his bets for 2013.