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You just got Ndamukonged!

Everyone who’s played fantasy football knows the feeling. It’s the week when all your star players get shut down at once. Or the week when you leave 60 points on the bench. Or when you go to bed during the 4th quarter of the Monday night game with a comfortable lead, only to wake up … Continue reading

An Embarrassment of Riches

So, last night a friend of mine, Teddy D., served me up with one of those “I have so many good players, I just don’t know who to start” questions.  On the one hand, he could have been fishing for compliments on his team management prowess, but, on the other hand, we’re now at a … Continue reading

A Bush in the hand is worth two in the bush…

Few things can be as satisfying to a fantasy football manager than executing a successful trade.  To add to the excitement, my primary league added the ability to trade future draft picks for the first time this year.  So you get to this point in the season when there are teams at the bottom who … Continue reading

Prepping for the Playoffs

Entering the back half of the season, now is the time that some teams will start looking ahead at the playoff weeks.  During the initial draft I, for one, never worry about strength of schedule when I choose my team.  It’s too impossible to predict how competitive teams will be before the season starts, and … Continue reading

Happy Halloween, Tom Brady

I had completely forgotten about the Dark Days I went through with Tom Brady when he dumped Bridget Moynahan, who was JUST ABOUT TO HAVE HIS BABY, for Gisele Bundchen.  Well, this evening the lovely Bridget (dressed as Princess Leia) and Tom Brady’s love child happened to be trick or treating at my store in … Continue reading