Free Agency is the first way that teams attempt to rebuild and fill in holes. And with the NFL draft pushed back to mid-May, these players are all they have to acquire until then. There are at least a few wideouts that are available and could become a big factor for a new team.
Here's a rundown of the most fantasy-relevant free agents that are looking for work. Read »
How fitting that one of the architects of the Buccaneers’ Tampa-2 glory days returns to replace the fired Greg Schiano? That’s exactly what the Bucs did in bringing back Lovie Smith, a linebackers coach under Tony Dungy before moving on to the coordinator gig in St. Louis and the head job in Chicago. Read »
It may be the NFL off-season, but there's no sleep for the diehard fantasy football owner looking for an early edge on leaguemates. Here's our latest update to the 2014 fantasy football player rankings, taking into account the most current free agency moves. Read »
After the Browns gave Rob Chudzinski the quick hook, the assumption was that the Cleveland organization had a plan. Instead, they were the last NFL team to fill their head coaching vacancy, and the offseason has seen plenty of upheaval in the front office as well. Read »
The NFL Draft is a fun puzzle to piece together, so we’ll offer up four hypothetical drafts for you to mock leading up to the real thing May 8. Here’s the first, before free agency truly hits the fan. Read »
The NFL Scouting Combine provides us with our first glimpse of what's in store for fantasy owners in this year's drafts. Here's a fantasy lineup, and below you'll find daily recaps and actual results. Read »
If you're a glass-half-full person, you see Jim Caldwell as the coach who took a talented Colts team to a Super Bowl, or the coordinator who took over in Baltimore on their way to a Lombardi Trophy. Read »
The Texans entered 2013 with Super Bowl aspirations, but things did not go according to plan. En route to limping home with a league-worst 2-14 record, Houston became the first team to jettison their head coach. Read »
You'd think it would be easier to peg what Tennessee's hiring of Ken Whisenhunt as their new head coach means for the Titans, and specifically their offensive players and their fantasy prospects. But looking at his track record leaves some questions. Read »
Fantasy Football Tools to Help You Prepare for the 2014 Fantasy Season
Player consistency is key to having a fantasy team that can deliver above average fantasy points each week. These consistency player rankings measure just that, helping you spot players that will make your fantasy team a winner this season.
Pass-catchers canbe inconsistent, in no small part because they have to rely on someone else to get them the ball. Still, we can identify trends in how teams use their primary receivers to help us properly asses their fantasy value.
Let's look at some efficiency and usage stats. See who was the best in their position for such categories as how many catches they averaged per touchdown caught, or how many total touches they had in games. Read »
The NFL can currently claim to be the most popular American sport which naturally begs the question "How can we change a really, really good thing?" The answer may be to kill the extra point as we know it. What will the impact to fantasy football be of the NFL's proposed extra point elimination? Read »
Another Monday at The Huddle means another exclusive and insightful take on Sunday's action by David Dorey. Includes injuries, key observations, stat salutes, game snippets and more. This final version also has the 2013 Huddle Awards. No better way to start your week. Read »