The_Big_Lombardi is Poised for a Big Prize

The_Big_Lombardi is Poised for a Big Prize
The_Big_Lombardi has been having a good year. Apparently not satisfied with being featured as one of the biggest one-weekend winners of the 2012 NFL season, he went ahead and raised the bar for what regular people would call a “good day”. Less than four hours after getting engaged, James discovered that his rushed lineups had ...

Fantasy Football QB Rankings for 2013 (Updated 8-27-13) 1

Fantasy Football QB Rankings for 2013 (Updated 8-27-13)
1. Drew Brees – NO ($9,600 Week 1 FanDuel price) — Consistency is key for a top quarterback pick and consistent is a good adjective for Brees. With Peyton being let back in through the bounty gate we should also see better efficiency from him. 2. Aaron Rodgers – GB ($9,300 Week 1 FanDuel price) ...

Late Round Sleepers for Your 2013 Fantasy Football Draft 2

Late Round Sleepers for Your 2013 Fantasy Football Draft
For this article I perused the current Average Draft Positions for this season and started picking out players I will be targeting who fell below the 150th player selected mark.  As we get closer to the season these ADPs will wax and wane, but there’s a decent chance they will remain good targets in the ...

Pocoyo Is Heading for Vegas!

Pocoyo has simply defied normal expectations when it comes to the 2013 DFBC. First, she is one of three women to qualify for this year’s live event – history in and of itself – but she might be the only player FanDuel Insider has ever seen qualify for a live championship with ZERO background in ...

Fantasy Football 2013 Rankings Based On Value Based Drafting (VBD) 4

As a fantasy football player, you have gone through a few stages. Many start out drafting their favorite players from their favorite team, which is fun and perfectly fine, but then you move to the next stage which requires actual research. Booo! But hey, you get into it and get more familiar with the non-names ...

Dwight Howard to the Houston Rockets: The Decision (Who Cares)

Dwight Howard to the Houston Rockets: The Decision (Who Cares)
“I’ve decided to become a member of the Houston Rockets. I feel its the best place for me and I am excited.” –Dwight Howard, Twitter At one point, I think it was during the 2009 finals between the Orlando Magic and L.A. Lakers, a few of us had strayed from watching the game in favor ...

DFBC Finalist TommyG1979

Meet DFBC finalist TommyG1979, a veteran FanDueler who takes his upcoming challenge seriously….so seriously in fact, that he wouldn’t even share his lineup strategies with FanDuel Insider, lest his upcoming competition see it! We’ll have to wait for the big day to see his mysterious strategy.   How long have you been playing on FanDuel ...

Falling Stars: Three Fantasy Football Studs In Decline? 3

Falling Stars: Three Fantasy Football Studs In Decline?
It’s July, and while many casual NFL fans have their jerseys and Sunday hall-passes safely tucked away until September, we’re sharpening our teeth, dusting off the playbook, and studying into the small hours in a dimly lit room–crunching obscure fantasy numbers and pouring over Sun Tzu: “The general who wins a battle makes many calculations ...

Fantasy Football Busts – Overvalued Players For 2013 5

Fantasy Football Busts - Overvalued Players For 2013
I believe any starting NFL player is draftable at some point, so I never write a player off completely. If any of the players below were to fall past their average draft position to where I felt they had value, then I would not hesitate to draft them. But they would have to fall. These ...

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Are you a fantasy football expert?  Have you always wanted to write about it?  Now’s your chance to get started!  FanDuel Insider is looking for people interested in blogging about fantasy football.  Get selected and you’ll be compensated for your articles, not to mention getting a great credential on your resume if you’re looking for future writing opportunities. If ...