• About Jacob

    Jacob started Fantasy Football Fools in 2007 as a outlet for all the fantasy football conversations he couldn't have in-person. Since then, well...it's only gotten worse.

    http://www.fantasyfootballfools.com

    Are you a victim of Monday Nighting?

    by  • September 15, 2008 • Culture • 0 Comments

    Have you already given up hope for a fantasy football victory this week despite the Cowboys taking on the Eagles tonight?

    If you are up against T.O., Tony Romo, Brian Westbrook or Donovan McNabb tonight with no chance to pull off a victory, you might be a victim of “Monday Nighting.”

    Thanks to FantasyHumor.com for the video.

    Hang in there, everyone I am playing this week. It’s not over yet. You might still pull of a victory even though it looks like I will win in four out of my five leagues this week.

    Week 2 Hot Hands and Cold Shoulders

    by  • September 12, 2008 • Start or Sit • 12 Comments

    Don’t get all reactionary when you are setting your lineups this week. If your stud disappointed in his first showing — and there is no evidence supporting his failure, i.e. horrible line in Jacksonville and St. Louis — just forget Week 1 happened. This week, we’ll move into more of a Q&A mode with...

    Read more →

    Dude… Matt Forte

    by  • September 8, 2008 • Culture • 1 Comment

    Another leaving us speechless “Dude” award has to go out to Matt Forte this week. The rookie RB laid down a breakout performance in his first NFL start and had a long run against the Colts defense. Highlights in the video. Something tells me that the smart jackasses people who grabbed Matt Forte late...

    Read more →

    Week 1 Hot Hands and Cold Shoulders

    by  • September 6, 2008 • Start or Sit • 5 Comments

    I’d like to do it up big for our start/sit coverage this season. Rather than just spouting off names, why don’t we add a little element of interactivity? I’ll starting things off with a few players that could do it up big or stink this week, and you can drop any questions you have...

    Read more →

    Dude… Brandon Jacobs

    by  • September 5, 2008 • Culture • 0 Comments

    Thank New York Giants running back Brandon Jacobs for our “Loss for Words Other Than…Dude” moment of the week. LaRon Landry was a brave man. And if you are a fan of up close and personal… Ouch. Just ouch. Animated .GIFs via BigBlueInteractive.com The Corner Forum UPDATE: Video now available:

    Read more →

    Introducing Two Fools and Their Money

    by  • September 4, 2008 • Best Bets • 0 Comments

    This football season, our highly-respected Best Bets feature (Hint: Don’t ever start betting in Week 16) will be replaced by a column we are going to call A fool and his money… where two compulsive online gamblers will go head-to-head picking the NFL spreads for the entire regular season. These two moderately delusional individuals...

    Read more →

    And so 2008 begins…

    by  • September 4, 2008 • Culture, News • 4 Comments

    Fantasy football season is upon us! *The people rejoice*   *Crowds cheer and applause*   *Small baby thrown in air* Someone catch that baby! *Baby caught inside beer* YES! The defending Super Bowl Champions, the New York Giants, face off against the Washington Redskins tonight. What will the lesser Manning of the mighty Mannings...

    Read more →