Ryan Fitzpatrick

Fantasy Football Week 12 Cheat Sheet: Deep Sleepers to Grab on Waiver Wire

The home stretch of the NFL fantasy football season is here, and it's time to make the final push for the playoffs.<p>For those in the top two positions of their respective leagues, the advice is fairly straightforward. Keep on keeping on. If you are in one of those positions, its probably because you …

Jamaal Charles

Identifying the best, most important games of NFL Week 12

What are the five must-watch NFL games this week? ESPN's matchup quality metric, which utilizes ESPN's Football Power Index to rank games on a 0-100 …

Case Keenum

Report: Officials erred in safety ruling, costing Miami two points

First, it was Tennessee that got jobbed by officials. Then, it was Washington. Now, we find out the Dolphins did, too.<p>Needless to say, it was not a …

NFL

Bills schedule: McDermott, Reid need a win, not a stroll down memory lane

CLOSE<p>Buffalo Bills rookie Nathan Peterman was historically bad in his debut as an NFL quarterback, throwing five interceptions in the first half. …

Tyreek Hill

NFL Fantasy: Week 12 start ‘em, sit ‘em quarterbacks

You know what is strange? Every team plays this week, but I still can’t come up with 12 “automatic” NFL fantasy starting quarterbacks. The best I can …

Andy Dalton

Buccaneers-Falcons Capsule

TAMPA BAY (4-6) at ATLANTA (6-4)<p>Sunday, 1 p.m. ET, Fox<p>OPENING LINE — Falcons by 8 ½<p>RECORD VS. SPREAD — Buccaneers 3-6-1; Falcons 4-6<p>SERIES RECORD — …

Mohamed Sanu

Week 12 fantasy football studs, duds and sleepers: Is Kareem Hunt ready to break out again?

Week 12 is on the horizon, with a full slate of Thanksgiving games sure to keep you entertained before you take that post-Turkey Day snooze. It’s also another step closer to fantasy football playoff time.<p>Here’s a look at this week’s studs, duds and sleepers to help you build the perfect lineup. …

Sports

Early Bird Report 11/22: Falcons among top 10 in power rankings; Saints add cornerbacks

FLOWERY BRANCH, Ga. -- The Falcons have slowly begun to climb in the power rankings after winning three of their last four games, but they face a …

Adrian Clayborn

NFL Fantasy: Week 12 start ‘em, sit ‘em wide receivers

Only seven wide receivers had 100 or more yards last week in another sign of how quarterbacks are distributing the ball more. Gone are the days when …

DeSean Jackson

Week 12 fantasy trade targets and ideas

The fantasy football trade market is the fastest way to upgrade your team and the most efficient one. You can take advantage of poor tendencies and …

Football (U.S.)

Fantasy: Week 12 Rankings (Early Edition)

Rk<p>Player<p>Team<p>Opp<p>1<p>Tom Brady<p>NE<p>vs MIA<p>2<p>Russell Wilson<p>SEA<p>@ SF<p>3<p>Carson Wentz<p>PHI<p>vs CHI<p>4<p>Kirk Cousins<p>WAS<p>vs NYG<p>5<p>Cam Newton<p>CAR<p>@ NYJ<p>6<p>Alex Smith<p>KC<p>vs BUF<p>7<p>Ben …

Sports

Fantasy football rankings 2017: Tight ends for NFL Week 12

The SB Nation fantasy staff rounds up the rankings for the top 25 tight ends for Week 12.<p>6 of the top 10 tight ends in week 11 are currently owned in 20% or less of fantasy leagues. What a time to be alive!<p>There were performances that seemed flukey such as Ricky Seals-Jones’ 2 touchdown game …

Devin Funchess

Buccaneers Talk: Dolphins, Jameis Winston and the Falcons

TAMPA, FL - NOVEMBER 12: Quarterback Jameis Winston #3 of the Tampa Bay Buccaneers looks over his clipboard on the sidelines during the third quarter …

NFL

3 Changes Jets Must Make After Off Week

It’s been a wild year in the AFC, one where there are simply not a lot of good football teams. As for the <b>New York Jets</b>, they fall into the bottom …

Bilal Powell

NFL power rankings, Week 12: Saints rise, Chiefs fall

The New Orleans Saints continue to roll, while the Kansas City Chiefs have fallen and, by the looks of it, can’t get up.<p>32<p>Cleveland Browns<p>0-10<p>Last …

Jameis Winston

Jameis Winston Out At Least Another Week

<b>Tampa Bay Buccaneers</b> quarterback <b>Jameis Winston</b> will remain out for at least one more week as he recovers from a sprained AC joint in his throwing …

Jameis Winston

Case Keenum tops Week 12 fantasy streaming options

Since Alex Gelhar already masterfully identified some of the top waiver wire targets ahead of Week 12, Matt Harmon examined top deep league adds in …

Case Keenum

Week 12 waiver-wire pickups and fantasy targets

We’re two weeks away from the fantasy football playoffs, and that makes the Week 12 waiver wire a critical one. If you haven’t already, it’s time to …

Football (U.S.)

Buccaneers: Key Plays from 2017 Week 11 against the Dolphins

MIAMI GARDENS, FL - NOVEMBER 19: Justin Evans #21 and Kwon Alexander #58 of the Tampa Bay Buccaneers during the first quarter against the Miami …

Sports

Waiver Wire: Week 12

Welcome to the 12th edition of Waiver Wired for the 2017 season. As the end of the year draws near and fantasy owners enter into win-now mode, this …

Case Keenum

Falcons have some swagger back, but not focused on NFC South position

SEATTLE -- Mohamed Sanu had reason to gloat a little bit.<p>The Atlanta Falcons wide receiver had just pulled off one of those jaw-dropping, one-handed …

Mohamed Sanu

NFL Week 11: Teams to Beat have Finally Emerged

The 2017 NFL playoff forecast became much clearer after the slate of games in Week 11.<p>It looks like the New England Patriots and Pittsburgh Steelers …

NFL

Inside Disappearing Middle Class Of NFL Starting QBs

In the <b>NFL</b>, there’s an old saying that if you aren’t sure whether you have a quarterback, you don’t.<p>Not literally of course: A team usually has at …

DeShone Kizer

Jameis Winston ruled out for Week 12

Buccaneers quarterback Jameis Winston‘s been in the news for off-field reasons of late and that will continue to be the only area of activity for …

NFL

Week 12 NFL Power Rankings: Train wrecks, triumphs, and toss-ups

Where is your team's season heading -- toward train wreck or triumph? Or is it still a toss-up?<p>Editor's Picks<p>NFL Playoff Picture: How Week 11 changed …

Nathan Peterman

Fantasy football waiver wire: Best tight ends available in Week 12

The bye weeks are finally over and the playoffs are just around the corner.<p>The fantasy football season is officially in its stretch run. The bye weeks are finally over and owners can gun for the playoffs without needing to worry about replacing their stud players. The regular season only has two or …

Martellus Bennett

Buccaneers: Ryan Fitzpatrick is good, but he’s not the answer

This Sunday, the Buccaneers rattled off their fourth win of a rather disappointing season. It was the first time, this season, that the Bucs put …

NFL

Buccaneers’ Winston not medically cleared, Fitzpatrick to start vs Falcons

MIAMI GARDENS, FL - NOVEMBER 19: Jameis Winston #3 of the Tampa Bay Buccaneers looks on during the game against the Miami Dolphins at Hard Rock …

NFL

Nathan Peterman first start was one of the all-time great terrible NFL debuts

The Bills quarterback started his first game after a solid appearance in relief ... and threw five picks. But some of the best struggled when they first stepped up<p>Terry Bradshaw won four Super Bowls as Pittsburgh Steelers quarterback and it helped get him to the Hall of Fame. But no one would have …

Nathan Peterman

Fantasy football waiver wire advice: Quarterback rankings for Week 12

The waiver wire begins late Tuesday, so it is time to figure out your best options. We’ve got rankings for all four major positions: QB | RB | WR | TE<p>Week 11 of the 2017 regular season is just about coming to a close with the <i>Monday Night</i> game remaining. Most fantasy football leagues will run their …

Blaine Gabbert