Monthly Archives: August 2016

2016 fantasy football predictions: Who’s No. 1?

The 2016 fantasy football season is almost here. After months of research, tape study, and reflection, our analysts are ready to unveil their predictions for how the fantasy season will unfold. Check out all of the predictions for several major categories below. 2016 Fantasy Player of the Year Michael Fabiano – Todd Gurley, RB, Los […]

Chiefs’ Eric Berry returns, loves football too much to sit out

The Kansas City Chiefs were never concerned the regular season would be upon them and safety Eric Berry wouldn’t be a part of things. Contract situations can be unpredictable and take some unexpected turns, but the Chiefs always knew when the season starts on Sept. 11 against the San Diego Chargers at Arrowhead Stadium, Berry […]

Dez Bryant calls ‘Madden NFL 17’ rating an ‘insult’; Madden responds on Twitter

FRISCO, Texas — Dallas Cowboys wide receiver Dez Bryant was rated as a 90 overall in the video game “Madden NFL 17,” and he wasn’t happy about it. The signing of Cromartie comes on the same day that coach Chuck Pagano referred to the team’s cornerback situation as being “not pretty” and a “little scary” […]

Aaron Rodgers: We need more guys who feel comfortable speaking their mind

Asked after Monday’s practice about what had gone on in Milwaukee, which is less than two hours south of Green Bay, Rodgers replied, “I don’t know the specifics about it, but I do know that our heart goes out to those affected down there. This is a connected world. Anytime there’s a disconnect like that, […]

Fantasy football sleepers 2016: Tight ends to consider in later rounds

Vance McDonald, San Francisco 49ers While the 49ers offense was a hot mess in 2015, Vance McDonald was a nice bright spot. McDonald opened the year as the No. 2 tight end behind Vernon Davis, which had been the case for most of McDonald’s first three years in the NFL. But once Davis was traded […]