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Fantasy Football What’s New For 10.27.09




















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RANKINGS WILL BE OUT EVERY THURSDAY, CLICK HERE FOR THEM

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REVIEW of the WEEK THAT WAS IN FANTASY FOOTBALL every TUESDAY RIGHT HERE ON THE WHAT’s NEW PAGE!

Some Notes:

  • If you own Kurt Warner, pick up Matt Leinart like yesterday! Like last week even!
  • Some great Waiver Wire pickups are listed below.
  • WEEK 5 OF THE BYE WEEKS!!: Cincinnati, Kansas City, New England, Pittsburgh, Tampa Bay, WAshington
  • FINDS: OK was wrong on Sidney Rice, Fred Davis, Shonn Greene, Michael Crabtree, Brian Hartline
  • FLUKE: Chad Simpson, Jason Snelling, San Aiken, Eric Weems
  • Why do we handcuff our running backs? Westbrook and Gore that is why..
  • Top 10 Fantasy QB’s through week 7: Schuab, Brady, Roethlisberger, Brees, P. Manning, Rodgers, Palmer, Rivers, Farve, Flacco.
  • Top 10 Fantasy RB’s through week 7: AP, MJD, Benson, T. Jones, Ray Rice, Ronnie Brown, Slaton, DeAngelo Williams, Chris Johnson, Ricky Williams (Turner is 11th and S. Jackson is 12th)
  • Top 10 Fantasy WR’s through week 7: Andre Johnson, Ochocinco, Wayne, Steve Smith (NYG), Randy Moss, Austin Miles, V. Jackson, Colston, Fitzgerald, Roddy White (Welker is 11th)
  • Top 10 TE’s through week 7: Daniels, V. Davis, Clark, Gates, H. Miller, Winslow, Celek, Shiancoe, Gonzales, Shockey (Witten is 16th)
  • Top 10 Defense’s through week 7: Saints, Eagles, Vikings, Broncos, Steelers, Bills, Giants, 49ers, Bengals and Chargers.
  • The top 10’s prove you must get RB’s early and often and you can always find WR’s and QB’s!!
  • Chris Cooley and Leon Washington are lost for the year…
  • If you followed our draft strategy now is the time with Bye weeks and Injuries popping up to use your depth and make some trades.
  • 0 – 7 or 1 -6 or 2 – 5? ready to throw in the towel? Contact us…we can help!
  • Tune in the GREEN TURTLE FANTASY FOOTBALL SHOW every SUNDAY from NOON til 1PM hosted by FANSFANTASYFOOTBALL.COM…click to listen live at www.fox1370.com and call in toll-free if you have last minute questions at 1-866-933-1370.

TRADE BAIT(s): Trade deadlines are coming up….some buy low candidates…Greg Jennings, Matt Forte (has to get better), Randy Moss (people are funny sometimes), Kevin Smith and LT

STAR(S) OF LAST WEEK (officially renamed the AP of the Week): Palmer, Romo, Brady, Ricky Williams, Shonn Greene, Benson, Miles Austin and Ochocinco, DeShaun Jackson as well.

DUD(S) of the Last Week: Forte, Gore, TO, Jennings, Roy Williams and Hines Ward

Hot Pick up(s) of the week: Shonn Greene, Brian Hartline, Fred Davis (TE), Chris Wells, Alex Smith, Chaz Schilens and Anthony Gonzales (getting close)

LAST WEEK: Lance Moore, Laurence Maroney, Chad Henne (again), Felix Jones is still out there, Sidney Rice (buyer beware) and Lee Evans

TEAM(s) of the WEEK: Dallas Cowboys…beat a real good Atlanta team real bad

Ut Oh of the week: Chicago Bears…uninspired performance

Fantasy Football Start Them This Week…



Check back weekly. We will never say start LT or AP that is too obvious and We will never tell you to sit someone, but here are some people we really like �.you can make the sit calls or email us for our view�track how accurate we are�..we have been as good as everyone else so check us out.

PLEASE READ THIS WEEKS COLUMNS ON STARTS: CLICK HERE

MUST STARTS REVISED 10.27.09!!

QB’s: MUST STARTS: Brees, Brady, Rivers, Rodgers, McNabb, P. Manning, Flacco, Warner, Roethlisberger, Cutler, Schaub

Others to consider this week: Orton, Cutler, Farve, Garrard

RB’s: MUST STARTS:

Peterson, Jones-Drew, S. Jackson, C. Johnson, Ronnie Brown, Cedric Benson, Turner, D. Williams, Gore, Westbrook, Ray Rice , Steve Slaton and Grant

Others to consider this week: Thomas Jones, LT, Hightower, Lynch, Kevin Smith and Addai

WR’s/TE’s: MUST STARTS:

Gonzales, Gates, H. Miller, Witten, Daniels, Clark, Fitzgerald, R. Moss, A. Johnson, Calvin Johnson, Wayne, Jennings, Colston, S. Smith (NYG), R. White, Boldin, Welker, OchoCinco, V. Jackson, Cotchery (when healthy), Marshall, Deshaun Jackson

Other to consider this week: Eddie Royal, Driver, Mason, Hester, Evans, Olsen, Mike Sims-Walker, and Avery

Top 10 to 15 or so starts for IDP’s:

DL: Dumervil, Odom, Mathis, Schobel, Freeney, Ogunleye, Will Smith, Wimbley, Mario Williams, Stroud, Cole, Hali, Umenyiora, Tuck, Grant and Allen

LB: Willis, Fletcher, Harris, Ray Lewis, Harrison, Cooper, DJ Williams, Peterson, Lofton, Briggs, Suggs, Foote, Durant, Thomas Davis, Beason, Morrison, Howard, Dansby and Ryans

DB: Sharper Woodsen, Weddle, Manning, Bethea, Talib, Newman, Hope, Cox, Delmas, Huff, Henry, Dawkins, Bell, Roman Harper, Reed, Tillman, Winfield and Polamalu (when healthy)

Some Other Guys We Like This Week…

SLEEPER(s) OF THE WEEK�.what DUD will become a STUD�at least for one week….we will try to give a QB, RB and WR/TE each week…

QB: Kerry Collins or Vince Young whoever starts for Tennesse this week…
RB:
Darren Sproles…game could get out of hand and Oakland can’t stop the run
WR/TE:
Todd Heap…gets in the endzone
Kicker and/or Defense: Chicago Bears bounce back.

Some Other Guys We Don’t Like This Week…
BUSTS(s) OF THE WEEK
�.what STUD will become a DUD�at least for one week….we will try to give a QB, RB and WR/TE each week…

QB:

Philip Rivers…again I think they run more this week
RB:
K. Moreno…Ravens are not giving up 3 100 yard games in a row
WR/TE:
V. Jackson…have to start him but temper expectations
Defense:
Atlanta and SF…start away…far away

Locks Of The Week…

In a suicide pool? We can help. Once again track our success. We will give you three a week.

To date 3 plus years we are 180 – 64 (73.4%)…not bad!! TRULY pretty damn good…we have checked others out and we are just as good as they are!

2009 RECORD: 22 – 1

1. San Diego over Oakland

2. Chicago over Cleveland

3. Arizona over Carolina

BONUS LOCK: 

PICK WITH POINTS: Lets see how 2009…goes!

Historical record is 445 – 420 – 25…we are a coin flip!

LAST WEEK: 7 – 5 – 1

2009 RECORD: 63 – 39 – 1 nice start to the year!

OUR PICK IN RED!

NFL Lines For Week 8 – NFL Football Line Week Eight
NFL Line 11/1 – 11/2, 2009

Date & Time

Favorite

Line

Underdog

Total

11/1 1:00 ET

At Baltimore

-3.5

Denver

41

11/1 1:00 ET

At Chicago

-13.5

Cleveland

40

11/1 1:00 ET

Houston

-3.5

At Buffalo

40.5

11/1 4:15 ET

At Green Bay

-3

Minnesota

47.5

11/1 1:00 ET

At Indianapolis

-12

San Francisco

44.5

11/1 1:00 ET

At NY Jets

-3.5

Miami

40

11/1 1:00 ET

At Detroit

-4

St. Louis

Off

11/1 1:00 ET

At Dallas

-9.5

Seattle

45.5

11/1 4:05 ET

At San Diego

-17

Oakland

41.5

11/1 4:05 ET

At Tennessee

-3

Jacksonville

44.5

11/1 4:15 ET

At Arizona

-9

Carolina

42.5

11/1 1:00 ET

At Philadelphia

-1.5*

NY Giants

46*

Monday Night Football Line

11/2 8:35 ET

At New Orleans

-10

Atlanta

54


 

Bye Weeks: Cincinnati, Kansas City, New England, Pittsburgh, Tampa Bay, Washington

 

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