2018: The Year of the Stud QB

We all got it wrong. The accepted mantra in the 2018 pre-season was to wait on quarterbacks this year. The talent and production would be deep in all tiers. While the elite might be few, they wouldn’t be that much better...

DOUBLE DOWN OR RETRACT?

When our convictions are challenged, many of us entrench ourselves, shouting even louder despite all the contradictory evidence. Others would suggest that we are not just stubborn: we’re egotistical, and we hate to be wrong. But, we would argue that we...

Bye, Bye, Patty

It’s not you, Pat. It’s me. You’ve been so good to me all these weeks, and I just know that it could never get any better. Let me remember you — us — for the memories that we have made. Good...

Last chance to buy cheaply

As the first four weeks of the NFL season have passed, a unique opportunity is available. At this point, some players are simply not producing — or are producing far lower than expected — but still have upside that can easily...

Buy High, Sell Low

I’m not an investor. Clearly. Take my advice to play the stock market, and you’ll be out on the streets faster than Daniel Carlson. In fantasy football, however, you don’t always have time to wait for market corrections that will never...

The Stat-Li(n)es, Week 2

We all know that statistics provide incomplete information. Without a context, they don’t tell us the important part of a story. Less important than raw numbers is whether they are indicator of good or poor numbers in the future. In some...

The Stat-LI(n)ES, Week 1

We all know that statistics provide incomplete information. Without a context, they don’t tell us the important part of a story. Less important than raw numbers is whether they are indicator of good or poor numbers in the future. In some...