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Fantasy Football Week 11 Rankings: Projections for Players with Matchups We Love

I'll be straightforward with you, folks—this week's fantasy rankings will probably break the Internet. Yeah, I said it.<p>Below, I'm going to expose some of the top matchups for you to exploit. My stats will be revealing. I promise, I'll have you popping champagne after your Week 11 win if you follow …

Bye Week Fill-Ins: Week 10 Fantasy Football Deep Sleepers for Desperate Owners

Several big name fantasy football players are on bye weeks in Week 10.<p>Who are some sleepers for owners to pick up for their matchups? What can owners expect from these fill-ins?<p>Watch as Stephen Nelson and Bleacher Report Fantasy Expert Anita Marks discuss deep sleepers in the video above.

Fantasy Football Week 10 Start 'Em or Sit 'Em Breakdown

Week 10 of the 2014 NFL season has officially arrived, and with it comes difficult fantasy football decisions.<p>Who do you need in your lineup for Week 10? Which players can you leave on the bench?<p>Watch as Stephen Nelson and Bleacher Report Fantasy Expert Anita Marks discuss who to start and sit for …

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Start 'Em, Sit 'Em Week 10: Choosing Top Fantasy Football Locks and Flops

These are harrowing times in the fantasy football world. Not only are there six teams on a bye—one of only three weeks on the NFL schedule with such a distinction—injuries have plagued a majority of the teams in action.<p>So here fantasy owners are not only without Andrew Luck, Tom Brady and Philip …

Making the Call on Week 10's Toughest Fantasy Lineup Decisions

We had such a nice run of quality games on <i>Thursday Night Football</i> until the Cincinnati Bengals turned into pumpkins on prime time yet again. Hopefully this Sunday will offer a better slate.<p>With it comes our usual tough decisions in the fantasy football realm, made more difficult by the fact there …

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Fantasy Football Week 10 Rankings: Latest Position-by-Position Rundown

With another large slate of byes limiting fantasy options in Week 10, owners will have to get creative and perhaps even a little lucky to enjoy success.<p>Some of the top fantasy studs across multiple positions won't be available this week, which inevitably launches several mid-range options into …

Fantasy Football Week 9: Updated Trade Value for Top 100 Players

I play the game <i>Destiny</i> quite a bit, and I generally enjoy myself. It's not perfect, few games are, but I really dig the gameplay, graphics, sound quality and teamwork required to beat the game's tougher missions, so I can overlook most of its flaws.<p>Most of them. You see, you can't trade gear or …

Week 9 Start 'Em, Sit 'Em: Fantasy Football Stars to Play and Bench

With six teams on bye, Week 9 could end up being one of the toughest weeks of the fantasy football season.<p>The Atlanta Falcons, Chicago Bears, Buffalo Bills, Detroit Lions, Tennessee Titans and Green Bay Packers are all off, which means no Aaron Rodgers, no Matt Forte and no Julio Jones. …

Fantasy Football Week 9: Updated Rankings for Sunday's Action

The early occupants of positional fantasy football rankings usually entail a veritable assortment of superstars. Week 9, however, looks bleak on the mountaintop with six teams on a bye.<p>If all of those inactive squads didn't hurt enough, the New Orleans Saints and Carolina Panthers are now off the …

Making the Call on Week 9's Toughest Fantasy Lineup Decisions

Week 9 got off to a maddening start, at least if you are a Carolina Panthers fan or own any of their offensive players in fantasy football.<p>Who knew the Saints would suddenly be a defensive juggernaut in their 28-10 win on <i>Thursday Night Football</i>? Perhaps there is a new normal in New Orleans. We'll …

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Start 'Em, Sit 'Em Week 9: Choosing Top Fantasy Football Locks and Flops

With nearly half the NFL season in the books, crunch time is nearing for fantasy football owners across the globe with hopes of making a run through the playoffs.<p>While some are comfortable and others are out of it, most fantasy owners are likely caught somewhere in between. That means wins are …

Love/Hate: All's fair in love and trades

"You did WHAT?!"<p>Reaction was quick, and it was furious.<p>Scott Clark, Coordinating Producer of "Fantasy Football Now" -- Sundays, 11 a.m. ET, ESPN2 and …

Fantasy Football Week 5 Cheat Sheet: Waiver, Rankings, Projections and More

Now that there's a month of information available about each player, the influence of last season or preseason projections on fantasy football decisions should begin to fade. It's time to start making those calls based on current stats and matchups.<p>If a star player isn't living up to expectations …

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Week 5 Fantasy Football Rankings: Position-by-Position Breakdown

Regardless of whether you won your matchup last week or were crushed in a lopsided blowout, fantasy football owners must move on to the Week 5 position-by-position rankings and begin game-planning for your potential lineup.<p>While injuries continue to be a major concern for fantasy owners, only Miami …

Week 5 Waiver Wire: Examining Top Fantasy Football Targets

The NFL is already entering Week 5, and there have been some notable developments that have caused a shakeup in the fantasy football realm.<p>Big news surfaced Monday when the Buffalo Bills confirmed they were benching 2013 first-round pick EJ Manuel in favor of veteran quarterback Kyle Orton:<p>That …

2014 Fantasy Football Running Back Rankings: Week 5

With another exciting week of football under our belts, here are the Lester’s Legends 2014 Week 5 fantasy football running back rankings.<p><b>1. Le’Veon Bell, Pittsburgh Steelers</b><p>Bell is averaging 142.5 total yards per game. He has scored just one touchdown, but that could change against the Jacksonville …

Fantasy Football 2014: 3 Players You Should Trade While You Can

To trade or not to trade, that is the fantasy football question!<p>Some things in life are very hard for fantasy football owners to do, like having to sit down with your family for dinner while your quarterback’s interception is under review by the officials and that possible pick could lose you your …

2014 Fantasy Football Running Back Rankings: Week 4

With another exciting week of football under our belts, here are the Lester’s Legends 2014 Week 4 fantasy football running back rankings.<p><b>1. Matt Forte, Chicago Bears</b><p>Forte is averaging 93.7 total yards per game. He should run wild on the Green Bay Packers. The Pack have allowed 156 rushing yards and …

Fantasy Football Week 4 Rankings: Updated Overview for All Positions

Welcome to the weekly rankings grades, where instead of asking how many points a player will score this week, we instead ask how smart it is to start that player based on his ability, matchup, offense and his overall consistency.<p>Then, we give each player a grade on his "startability." It's a dumb …

2014 Fantasy Football Wide Receiver Rankings: Week 4

With another exciting week of football under our belts, here are the Lester’s Legends 2014 Week 4 fantasy football wide receiver rankings.<p><b>1. Calvin Johnson, Detroit Lions</b><p>Megatron is averaging 109.7 yards and 0.7 touchdowns. He is facing the New York Jets. The Jets have allowed seven passing …

Start 'Em, Sit 'Em Week 4: Making the Call on Fantasy Football Fringe Starters

Fantasy football doesn't just humble you on a weekly basis, it can downright confound you. This week, after starting Victor Cruz for the first two weeks and getting a total of eight fantasy points for my troubles, I decided to sit Cruz due to the New York Giants' anemic passing attack.<p>And Cruz …

Fantasy Wild-Card Wednesday: Who came up with these bye weeks?

Wild-Card Wednesday is when I tackle several random fantasy football topics. This week I touch on bye week pains and lineup dilemmas.<p>If you have ideas for subjects I should cover, or if you want to spout your own opinion about something fantasy-related, shoot me an email at</b> …

Making the Call on Week 3's Toughest Fantasy Lineup Decisions

The third week of the 2014 NFL season is already upon us. That noise you hear is weeping and gnashing of teeth from winless fantasy football owners or perhaps the smug chuckling from the undefeated.<p>Maybe you sit somewhere in between.<p>In any case, there are plenty of roster decisions to be made for …

Fantasy Football Week 3 Rankings: Updated Overview for All Positions

There are no certainties in fantasy football. The NFL would be pretty boring if we knew exactly what was going to happen, after all. I'd be thrilled if I predicted the Philadelphia Eagles to win every game by a 50-0 margin and it actually happened.<p>But I'd probably end up pretty bored, too.<p>So no, …

Love/Hate for Week 2

This is where I usually introduce my open with a short hook.<p>But there is no open here this week as I spent my "open writing time" doing something on …

Applying Your Fantasy Football Skills To Your Retirement Savings

It’s finally here… Fantasy Football season! A time when many diehard fans allocate themselves to diligent research, constant team and player updates, as well as game day film review. Outsiders may feel it’s a waste of time or a silly game but what they don’t know is fantasy football team ownership …

Fantasy Football Week 2: Rankings, Projections and Waiver-Wire Tips

It took roughly 13 minutes and 35 seconds of the 2014 NFL season for folks to begin hating fantasy football again. John Kuhn's vultured rushing touchdown in Thursday night's opener paved the way for what's been a typical batch of Week 1 action—angering, confounding, thrilling, captivating, …

Fantasy Football Week 2: Flex and PPR Rankings

Week 1 of the 2014 NFL regular season was even wilder than fans could have imagined, and that madness carried over into fantasy football leagues everywhere.<p>From top running back Jamaal Charles racking up just 34 yards to undrafted rookie Allen Hurns amassing four catches for 110 yards and two …

Week 2 Fantasy Football Rankings: Position-by-Position Breakdown

Fantasy football has become a national pastime in the United States, and the return of NFL regular-season football has created a frenzy among fans as they look to the rankings for Week 2’s position-by-position breakdowns.<p>It was a frustrating week for owners of underperforming top stars like Jamaal …

2014 Fantasy Football Quarterback Rankings: Week 2

With an exciting opening week of football under our belts, here are the Lester’s Legends 2014 Week 2 fantasy football quarterback rankings.<p><b>1. Peyton Manning, Denver Broncos</b><p>Manning picked up where he left 2013 off by tossing three touchdowns in Week 1 against the Indianapolis Colts. He gets the …