• Posts Tagged ‘sleeper’

    On the Wire: Week 9 Pickups and Must-Claims

    by  • November 3, 2009 • Waiver Wire • 2 Comments

    There’s nothing glamorous about pickups at this point in the season. You’re either struggling to find meaning in your season after falling desperately behind the rest of the teams in your league or fortifying and defending your team by building a stronger bench with these free agents. But the picks are especially un-sexy this...

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    Week 8 Hot Hands and Cold Shoulders: L.T. is a zombie

    by  • October 30, 2009 • Start or Sit • 0 Comments

    At some point, we have to stop framing recommendations to start LaDainian Tomlinson with stats from his past performances. “For his career, L.T. averages 100+ yards and bazillion touchdowns against (fill in the blank).” No crap. L.T. was a dominant fantasy force up until last season, but how much suck did L.T. average just...

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    Week 5 Hot Hands and Cold Shoulders: Pretty please, Braylon. Pretty Please.

    by  • October 9, 2009 • Start or Sit • 3 Comments

    I watched the UFL game last night, and it wasn’t even like the accidentally-left-it-on-that-channel kind of watch. I actually watched it. It was far more interesting than watching Missouri spank Nebraska in the rain. J.P. Losman led the Las Vegas Locomotives, an engine of destruction, I’m told, to a come-from-behind victory against the California...

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    On the Wire: Week 3 Pickups and Sleepers

    by  • September 22, 2009 • Waiver Wire • 11 Comments

    If your team is 0-2, you could use the help, but don’t do anything crazy. I know of a league where a man dropped Matt Schaub after his pitiful Week 1 performance. I will name no names, but I’m pretty sure he regrets that now. He should. Your top picks deserve some time to...

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