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2016 Fantasy Football Average Draft Position – ADP
3 hours ago   FFToolbox
An early look at fantasy football ADP. Updated daily

Pinpointing Fantasy Football Sleepers (& Avoiding Traps)
5 hours ago   Fantasy Articles & Info – Steve Andress
Sleepers. We all love them. But often, we drop them early in the season, before they’ve had a chance to establish their value. They end up being gobbled up from the waiver wire by someone else afte. […]

The 2016 Mock Draft World Championship
6 hours ago   FFToolbox
Everyone deserves a team, so draft til you’re happy! Fast. Realistic. Mock-Drafts. The best Mock Draft anywhere!

PLYMOUTH, Mass. — When three-time New England Patriots Super Bowl champion Joe Andruzzi was undergoing treatment for non-Hodgkins Burkitt’s lymphoma after being diagnosed in 2007, he did everything in his power to keep a positive approach. He say
6 hours ago   ESPN Feed: – blog
PLYMOUTH, Mass. — When three-time New England Patriots Super Bowl champion Joe Andruzzi was undergoing treatment for non-Hodgkins Burkitt’s lymphoma after being diagnosed in 2007, he did everything i. […]

2016 Fantasy Football Primer
6 hours ago   FFToolbox
Are you ready for the 2016 Fantasy Football season? It can’t come soon enough, right? This page is a hub where we both want to look forward towards 2016 but also look back at 2015.

WATCH: Best Way To Play Fantasy Football
6 hours ago   FFToolbox
Are you a Fantasy Football beginner? Dr. Roto has the perfect place to start your Fantasy career!

Download The Scout Fantasy Mobile App!
6 hours ago   FFToolbox
Download the Scout Fantasy application on your iPhone for access to the best Fantasy experts in the industry!

Fantasy Football NFL Depth Charts
6 hours ago   FFToolbox
These are fantasy specific depth charts and may not always match the “official” NFL team depth charts.

Norwood boys basketball coach Rich Cormier is headed to Foxborough High School, where he’ll become the athletic director for the Warriors on July 1. Cormier, 34, departs the Mustangs after nine seasons as head coach of the boys basketball program.
7 hours ago   ESPN Feed: – blog
Norwood boys basketball coach Rich Cormier is headed to Foxborough High School, where he’ll become the athletic director for the Warriors on July 1. Cormier, 34, departs the Mustangs after nine season. […]

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7 hours ago   ESPN Feed: – blog
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For Pirates outfielder Andrew McCutchen, this weekend was one of highs and lows. McCutchen launched a pair of home runs off of Dodgers starter K
7 hours ago   ESPN Feed: – blog
For Pirates outfielder Andrew McCutchen, this weekend was one of highs and lows. McCutchen launched a pair of home runs off of Dodgers starter K

The Raiders Have One of the Most Valuable Backfield Situations in Fantasy
7 hours ago   Fantasy Articles & Info – Chris Raybon
The narrative surrounding Latavius Murray is that he won’t be able to repeat last year’s fringe RB1 finish, and may even be in danger of losing his starting job to rookie fifth-rounder DeAndre W. […]

The killjoys of college football do not believe Florida State needed some really big rings for its really big team in 2015. To that I say: Who crowned you lord of the rings? Maybe a diamond-encrusted championship ring is tacky in the years when
8 hours ago   ESPN Feed: – blog
The killjoys of college football do not believe Florida State needed some really big rings for its really big team in 2015. To that I say: Who crowned you lord of the rings? Maybe a diamond-encrusted. […]

ST. PETERSBURG, Fla. — In a perfect world, Brock Holt would have rejoined the injury-riddled Boston Red Sox here Monday. But he isn’t quite free of concussion symptoms. "We talked a lot about his form of concussion and felt like the best way t
8 hours ago   ESPN Feed: – blog
ST. PETERSBURG, Fla. — In a perfect world, Brock Holt would have rejoined the injury-riddled Boston Red Sox here Monday. But he isn’t quite free of concussion symptoms. “We talked a lot about his for. […]

Parramatta club captain Tim Mannah is unlikely to make an early return from injury despite the sentiment of the annual Johnny Mannah Cup clash with Cronulla on Saturday.The Eels prop hasn’t played since re-injuring his shoulder in the loss to Canterb
8 hours ago   ESPN Feed: – blog
Parramatta club captain Tim Mannah is unlikely to make an early return from injury despite the sentiment of the annual Johnny Mannah Cup clash with Cronulla on Saturday.The Eels prop hasn’t played sin. […]

A key light heavyweight fight between Anthony Johnson and Glover Teixeira has been re-booked for UFC 202 on Aug. 20 in Las Vegas. UFC officials announced the bout on Monday. The 205-pound contest was originally supposed to take place on July 23, but
9 hours ago   ESPN Feed: – blog
A key light heavyweight fight between Anthony Johnson and Glover Teixeira has been re-booked for UFC 202 on Aug. 20 in Las Vegas. UFC officials announced the bout on Monday. The 205-pound contest was. […]

It’s official — Chicago Bulls center Pau Gasol is leaving the Windy City. Gasol notified the Bulls on Monday that he’s declining his $7.7 million player option for the upcoming season and instead going to free agency, according to ESPN’s Marc Stein.
9 hours ago   ESPN Feed: – blog
It’s official — Chicago Bulls center Pau Gasol is leaving the Windy City. Gasol notified the Bulls on Monday that he’s declining his $7.7 million player option for the upcoming season and instead goi. […]

2016 Fantasy Football: New Orleans Saints Team Outlook
10 hours ago   FFToolbox
Senior Fantasy Football Expert Shawn Childs breaks down the New Orleans Saints heading into the 2016 Fantasy Football season!. Profiled players include Drew Brees, Mark Ingram, C.J. Spiller, Tim Hight. […]

As always, Transfer Talk has its finger on the pulse when it comes to the latest gossip. See the latest deals here. TOP STORY: London duo still monitoring Morata Both Chelsea and Arsenal are keeping tabs on the situation of Alvaro Morata, following h
10 hours ago   ESPN Feed: – blog
As always, Transfer Talk has its finger on the pulse when it comes to the latest gossip. See the latest deals here. TOP STORY: London duo still monitoring Morata Both Chelsea and Arsenal are keeping t. […]

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Breaking NFL & Fantasy Football News.
Saints to keep camp in W.Va. despite flooding
53 mins ago   ESPN.com – NFL
Saints to keep camp in W.Va. despite flooding

Report: Lombardi’s split from Patriots may not have been mutual
2 hours ago   ProFootballTalk – Mike Florio
When word first emerged that former Brown G.M. Mike Lombardi no longer is working for the Patriots, it was suggested that the split was mutual. A new report suggests that it may not have been as mutua. […]

Training camps: When, where and key dates for all 32 teams
2 hours ago   ProFootballTalk – Zac Jackson
In a little more than four weeks, the first NFL training camps open. Only 11 teams are going away for camp, both because many teams just find it easier to stay in their multi-million dollar facilities. […]

Eli Manning: I’m looking forward to making playoffs
3 hours ago   NFL.com – NFL.com
The Giants have not made the postseason the past four years, their longest drought in more than three decades. But Eli Manning is ready to end the streak, as he has high expectations for the offense.

Saints still plan to hold camp in West Virginia, hope to help those affected by floods
3 hours ago   ProFootballTalk – Zac Jackson
The Saints released a statement Monday evening affirming their plans to hold training camp at The Greenbrier resort in White Sulphur Springs, West Virginia. Greenbrier County was hit by devastating fl. […]

NFL to interview players named in Al-Jazeera report
5 hours ago   NFL.com – Wesseling, Chris
The NFL has informed two Packers linebackers, in addition to other players, that they will be interviewed as part of the investigation into an Al-Jazeera America report alleging PED use.

Ravens' Carl Davis brings mother to tears by buying her a BMW
5 hours ago   ESPN.com – NFL
Ravens' Carl Davis brings mother to tears by buying her a BMW

Lawyer says Skuta was the victim, not the aggressor
5 hours ago   ProFootballTalk – Mike Florio
The lawyer representing Jaguars linebacker Dan Skuta has done something far more conventional than accidentally text strategic secrets to the media. Mark NeJame has declared his client’s innocence.. […]

NFLPA questions what evidence NFL has to justify PED investigation
6 hours ago   ProFootballTalk – Michael David Smith
The NFL has decided to investigate whether five players named in an Al Jazeera documentary on performance-enhancing drugs violated league policy. The NFL Players’ Association questions why mere alle. […]

Amari Cooper "excellent" in spring practices
6 hours ago   FFToday
“Clear growth” between second-year WR and QB Derek Carr WR Amari Cooper received praise for his performance during the Raiders offseason program. The second-year receiver was excellent in practices op. […]

NFL | Antrel Rolle has heard from teams
6 hours ago   Footballguys
Free-agent FS Antrel Rolle (Bears) said he has heard from a few teams this offseason, but he is waiting for the right situation before signing. Footballguys View: Rolle had a disappointing season for. […]

Stephen Anderson impressed in spring workouts
6 hours ago   FFToday
Texans UDFA boasts 4.58 speed, 38-inch vertical During the NFL draft, TE Stephen Anderson got passed over despite a series of impressive workouts and a productive collegiate career. Anderson capitaliz. […]

Tyler Lockett front-and-center in Seahawks’ plans
6 hours ago   FFToday
HC Pete Carroll: “He’s going to get a lot of stuff happening his way&a (Russell Wilson and Tyler Lockett have) been working together for much of the offseason to make sure (last year’s) near-misses tu. […]

Sterling Shepard to be an instant-impact player
6 hours ago   FFToday
Second-rounder among impressive rookie WRs for Giants The Giants used the spring to assess their wide receiving corps and came away impressed. Sterling Shepard appears to be an instant-impact player a. […]

Hernandez pal Ortiz pleads guilty in Lloyd case
7 hours ago   ESPN.com – NFL
Hernandez pal Ortiz pleads guilty in Lloyd case

Bears | Jeremy Langford dropped passes
7 hours ago   Footballguys
Chicago Bears RB Jeremy Langford led all running backs in drop rate last season, with eight of 30 catchable targets hitting the ground. Footballguys View: Langford is going to have to do better than t. […]

Cowboys feel good about depth of their wide receiver group
7 hours ago   ProFootballTalk – Josh Alper
When the subject of wide receivers has come up around the Cowboys this offseason, the conversation usually tilts to Dez Bryant’s recovery from a pair of surgeries and his prospects for turning in a. […]

49ers | DeAndre Smelter likely to make team
7 hours ago   Footballguys
San Francisco 49ers WR DeAndre Smelter may be behind WR Eric Rogers on the depth chart, but he is still expected to make the final roster, according to Matt Maiocco of CSNBayArea.com. Smelter is belie. […]

Aaron Hernandez friend pleads guilty to accessory charge in Odin Lloyd murder
8 hours ago   ProFootballTalk – Josh Alper
Former Patriots tight end Aaron Hernandez was found guilty of murdering Odin Lloyd in April 2015 and sentenced to life in prison. One of the friends that helped Hernandez on the June 2013 night he kil. […]

NFL | Antrel Rolle has heard from teams
8 hours ago   TOP 150 NFL NEWS
Free-agent FS Antrel Rolle (Bears) …

Jets | Bryce Petty projected off the team
8 hours ago   Footballguys
New York Jets QB Bryce Petty did not make the 53-man roster projection made by Seth Walder of the New York Daily News. Footballguys View: Petty was a huge project when the team picked him up in the dr. […]

Refrigerator Perry is struggling, but says he’s happy
8 hours ago   ProFootballTalk – Michael David Smith
One of the best things about William “The Refrigerator” Perry, who took America by storm as a 300-plus pound rookie defensive tackle-turned-running back on the 1985 Bears, was his infectious smile. […]

Tony Grossi see Robert Griffin as “underwhelming” in offseason workouts
8 hours ago   ProFootballTalk – Mike Florio
The Browns have yet to hand quarterback Robert Griffin III the starting job, because they want him to earn it. If he truly is required to earn it, the question now becomes whether he actually will. To. […]

Patriots | Nate Washington has struggled
8 hours ago   Footballguys
New England Patriots WR Nate Washington had trouble getting on the same page as QB Tom Brady during organized team activities. He’s at risk of missing the final roster if he does not impress at traini. […]

Patriots | Several Pats receivers on bubble
9 hours ago   Footballguys
New England Patriots WRs Keshawn Martin, Aaron Dobson, Nate Washington and Chris Harper are all considered to be on the roster bubble by Paul Perillo of patriots.com. Perillo added that the mostly lik. […]

Bears | Jeremy Langford dropped passes
9 hours ago   TOP 150 NFL NEWS
Chicago Bears RB Jeremy Langford …

49ers | Anthony Davis still not reinstated
9 hours ago   TOP 150 NFL NEWS
Former San Francisco 49ers OT …

Jags LB Skuta arrested, charged with battery
9 hours ago   ESPN.com – NFL
Jags LB Skuta arrested, charged with battery

49ers | DeAndre Smelter likely to make team
9 hours ago   TOP 150 NFL NEWS
San Francisco 49ers WR DeAndre …

Redskins | Vernon Davis could miss final roster
9 hours ago   Footballguys
Washington Redskins TE Vernon Davis may not make the final roster if he does not improve as a pass-catcher and blocker, according to The Washington Post’s Mike Jones. Jones currently has Davis pencile. […]

NFL Analysis

 

Straight-up NFL analysis from the leading industry experts.
Aaron Hernandez associate pleads guilty to his part in murder
7 hours ago   Yahoo – Shutdown Corner – Jay Busbee
An associate of former New England Patriot Aaron Hernandez has pleaded guilty to being an accessory after the fact in the 2013 murder of Odin Lloyd. Carlos Ortiz had been facing a charge of first-degr. […]

NFL says ‘Rooney Rule’ for women is in effect, already working
9 hours ago   Yahoo – Shutdown Corner – Eric Edholm
NFL commissioner Roger Goodell announced the week before Super Bowl 50 that the league would be instituting a new hiring practice that opened the door for more women to be interviewed for executive po. […]

Johnny Manziel lawyer withdraws after text mixup; no guilty plea
13 hours ago   Yahoo – Shutdown Corner – Eric Edholm
After mistakenly texting the Associated Press confidential information about Johnny Manziel, one of Manziel’s attorneys has withdrawn from representing him, according to Manziel’s spokeswoman. Bob Hin. […]

A Training Football Is Helping Cut Down on Fumbles One Beep at a Time
2 days ago   NYT > Pro Football – THE ASSOCIATED PRESS
A handful of N.F.L. and N.C.A.A. teams have adopted the ball, which emits sound when a player is holding it using the fundamental five points of pressure.

Johnny Manziel’s father says jail ‘best place’ for his son
3 days ago   Yahoo – Shutdown Corner – Frank Schwab
Johnny Manziel’s entire off-field life, from Texas A&M until now — when he has virtually no chance at getting back in the NFL — has played out in an intensely public manner. In a normal world, an. […]

Police report: Tarvaris Jackson pulls gun on wife who taunts him about NFL career
3 days ago   Yahoo – Shutdown Corner – Frank Schwab
Tarvaris Jackson, a longtime NFL quarterback with the Minnesota Vikings and Seattle Seahawks who is currently a free agent, was arrested after he allegedly pulled a gun on his wife, according to Chris. […]

Still Going: Packers Report Another Year of Record Revenue
3 days ago   NYT > Pro Football – THE ASSOCIATED PRESS
The Green Bay Packers have reported another year of record revenue.

Johnny Manziel attorney mistakenly sends text to AP about his case
3 days ago   Yahoo – Shutdown Corner – Frank Schwab
Your browser does not support iframes. Even by the standards of Johnny Manziel’s 2016, the story the Associated Press reported on Friday is unbelievable. The AP reported that Manziel’s lawyer Bob Hint. […]

Greg Cosell’s Podcast: Cardinals, Seahawks to battle for NFC West
3 days ago   Yahoo – Shutdown Corner – Greg Cosell
This offseason, Greg Cosell and Frank Schwab will explore key questions for each of the 32 NFL teams in “The Shutdown” podcast, going team-by-team for each division over eight episodes. Links to previ. […]

NFL to Interview Matthew, Peppers, Harrison in PEDs Probe
3 days ago   NYT > Pro Football – THE ASSOCIATED PRESS
Clay Matthews, Julius Peppers and James Harrison will be interviewed next month by NFL officials in connection to a media report that linked them to the use of performance-enhancing drugs.

Las Vegas stadium proposal could cost taxpayers record $750 million
3 days ago   Yahoo – Shutdown Corner – Shalise Manza Young
In our opinion, Seattle Seahawks cornerback Richard Sherman had it right earlier this month when he told a Seattle radio station the NFL’s billionaire owners should pay for new stadiums out of their o. […]

Report: NFL to interview players named in Al-Jazeera America report
3 days ago   Yahoo – Shutdown Corner – Shalise Manza Young
More than six months after five current and now-former NFL players were named in an Al-Jazeera America report linking them to performance-enhancing drug use, at least four will be interviewed by the l. […]

The crazy story behind Steve Young’s crazy 43-year USFL contract
3 days ago   Yahoo – Shutdown Corner – Frank Schwab
This offseason, Shutdown Corner will travel down memory lane with a series of stories presenting some interesting and sometimes forgotten stories from the NFL’s past. Join us as we relive some of the. […]

NFL, Florida-based teams give to OneOrlando fund
3 days ago   Yahoo – Shutdown Corner – Shalise Manza Young
The league’s three Florida-based teams – the Jacksonville Jaguars, Miami Dolphins and Tampa Bay Buccaneers – have joined with the NFL Foundation to do a little good. It was announced on Friday that th. […]

Jalen Ramsey wanted No. 23, but couldn’t buy it off a teammate
4 days ago   Yahoo – Shutdown Corner – Frank Schwab
How much is a jersey number worth? For Jalen Ramsey, $30,000 sounded about right. For James Sample, that wasn’t enough for the No. 23 he has and Ramsey wanted. Sample made it clear his number was not. […]

Watch Gronk nail James Corden with footballs on The Late Late Show
4 days ago   Yahoo – Shutdown Corner – Jay Busbee
Hello. In lieu of grim worldwide economic and political news, here’s video of a guy getting hit by footballs: Yes, that’s everybody’s favorite beer commercial in a man suit, Rob Gronkowski, slinging f. […]

Breaking and entering while naked doesn’t go well for ex-Lions CB, according to police
4 days ago   Yahoo – Shutdown Corner – Shalise Manza Young
Trying to break into people’s houses is a no-no. Trying to break into someone’s house while naked? Um… But that’s what police in Portland, Ore. say former Detroit Lions cornerback Stanley Wilson II. […]

Joe Flacco responds to false death report with hilarious tweet
4 days ago   Yahoo – Shutdown Corner – Eric Edholm
Word got around Wednesday night on Twitter that Baltimore Ravens quarterback Joe Flacco had died. That word, like a lot of garbage on Twitter, turned out to be false. Flacco eventually caught wind of. […]

Gutsy young camper trolls Steve Smith Sr., who stays poised
4 days ago   Yahoo – Shutdown Corner – Eric Edholm
People have been trying to rattle Steve Smith with words since he entered the NFL in 2001. But the Baltimore Ravens receiver Steve Smith Sr. is usually the one winning the battle of words and wits. Sm. […]

Join the club: Eric Decker tired of Ryan Fitzpatrick uncertainty
4 days ago   Yahoo – Shutdown Corner – Frank Schwab
Wide receiver Eric Decker seems worn out by the speculation of whether Ryan Fitzpatrick will sign with the New York Jets before the preseason. We hear you loud and clear, Eric. Decker wants Fitzpatric. […]

NFL is partnering with…Cirque du Soleil? So. Many. Jokes.
4 days ago   Yahoo – Shutdown Corner – Shalise Manza Young
As we all know, the NFL is all about building its brand, and making the NFL a 365-day-a-year experience.  Its newest venture in that mission? The NFL Times Square Experience. On Thursday, the league. […]

Television Review: Bill Simmons as TV Host: Heavy on Sports and Cursing
5 days ago   NYT > Pro Football – NEIL GENZLINGER
An ESPN alum makes his debut on HBO, but his new talk show, “Any Given Wednesday With Bill Simmons,” stays on familiar turf.

Suit alleges Dez Bryant left rental ‘littered with trash and feces’
5 days ago   Yahoo – Shutdown Corner – Shalise Manza Young
The owner of a home in DeSoto, Texas is suing Dallas Cowboys receiver Dez Bryant after he says Bryant left the home in terrible condition after he moved out earlier this year. Reporting via court docu. […]

Ben Affleck goes on profane anti-NFL deflate-gate rant
5 days ago   Yahoo – Shutdown Corner – Jay Busbee
“Any Given Wednesday,” Bill Simmons’ new HBO show, debuted on Wednesday night with searing hot fire courtesy of Simmons’ fellow Bostonian Ben Affleck. The grizzled Batman unleashed a deflate-gate rant. […]

N.F.L. Is Teaming With Cirque du Soleil to Draw New Fans
5 days ago   NYT > Pro Football – KEN BELSON
The two high-flying acts will open an interactive exhibit and theater in Times Square next year.

Von Miller Gets Back on the Football Field _ at His Camp
5 days ago   NYT > Pro Football – THE ASSOCIATED PRESS
Back in his element, Von Miller danced to the delight of his audience, got his hands on plenty of footballs and infused every minute with hearty laughter.

Johnny Manziel reports his car was damaged in hit-and-run incident
5 days ago   Yahoo – Shutdown Corner – Frank Schwab
Johnny Manziel is not having a good 2016, but the latest incident doesn’t appear to be his fault. Manziel’s car was damaged and he reported it to police as a hit-and-run accident, the Associated Press. […]

Mark Sanchez among athletes bilked out of millions in scheme
5 days ago   Yahoo – Shutdown Corner – Frank Schwab
Denver Broncos quarterback Mark Sanchez was among several professional athletes who were reportedly bilked out of more than $30 million in a “Ponzi-like scheme.” Even worse, the man accused of cheatin. […]

Tim Tebow visits old teammate who was injured in Orlando attack
6 days ago   Yahoo – Shutdown Corner – Frank Schwab
Rodney Sumter isn’t Tim Tebow’s most famous former football teammate, but Tebow came to be with his friend after Sumter was shot in the Pulse nightclub shooting in Orlando. Sumter was Tebow’s teammate. […]