Monthly Archives: October 2011

Week 7 Fantasy Pick-ups – The Injury Bug

If you’re one of the few fantasy owners who didn’t lose a player to injury this week, you’d better thank your lucky stars.  It seemed like almost every team had a significant player get injured.  But whether you lost a … Continue reading

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What Would the Perfect Basketball Team Look Like?

The NBA lockout sucks. For the first time in nearly a decade, the Timberwolves actually make some exciting offseason moves, and of course, the work stoppage threatens to force the cancellation of the season.  But if you’ve followed the Wolves … Continue reading

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Vikings Have Harvin But Still Missing a No. 1 Wide Receiver

It’s always entertaining to listen to “Vikings Fan Line,” the popular local post game radio show on 100.3 KFXM during which the hosts field phone calls from fans immediately following the game each week. Lovingly dubbed, “Vikings Whine Line” by … Continue reading

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Week 6 Fantasy Pick-ups – Lloyd Trade Means Opportunity in Denver

Fantasy owners all around should be happy Brandon Lloyd has moved on to St. Louis.  He steps into a better situation (no offense Tim Tebow) where a lot of targets are available, and he’ll be the clear cut number 1. … Continue reading

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Week 5 Fantasy Pick-ups – Tebow Time!

Yes, in all seriousness, it’s time to welcome Tim Tebow to your fantasy team. He didn’t look great on Sunday, but neither did Orton, so I don’t think there is anyway John Fox can turn back now.  Tebow went 4/10 … Continue reading

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Reasons for Optimism in St. Paul

If you missed it, the Minnesota Wild opened up their season with a 4-2 win over the Columbus Blue Jackets at home last night. Yours truly was in the stands, and the Wild looked faster, better, and more determined in … Continue reading

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Week 4 Fantasy Pick-ups – Let the Shanahan-igans begin!

Just when you thought Tim Hightower was a safe starter, here comes Mike Shanahan to ruin your day!  Anybody who has ever owned a Shanahan running back in the past should have seen this coming, and yet, I myself made … Continue reading

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