Monthly Archives: August 2014

Fantasy Football: Meet the Bugeaters

My Fantasy Football league draft was held last Sunday (August 24) and I would consider it a success overall for my team: the Bugeaters. Bugeaters was actually the name for the Nebraska football team long before they became the Cornhuskers. … Continue reading

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Fantasy Football 6: Tight Ends, Defenses and Kickers

The phrase that has been made famous by ESPN’s Matthew Berry is “I’m either going to be one of the first to choose a tight end, or I’m going to be the last.” A quick examination of tight ends (TE) … Continue reading

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Fantasy Football 5: Wide Receivers

Wide Receiver (WR) is the most loaded position in Fantasy Football, with more players with scoring potential than any other. Some league will allow 3 starting wide receivers, while other leagues carry a “flex” position which can be populated by … Continue reading

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Fantasy Football 4: Running Backs

In my experience in Fantasy Football, there is nothing more valuable than having a running back (RB) who is the number-one ball-carrier on his team, and who will carry the load for most of the game. The reason is that … Continue reading

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Fantasy Football 3: Quarterbacks

It is time to examine some of the players to shoot for in your upcoming Fantasy Football draft. An important thing to know is what kind of scoring format your particular league is using. Some leagues give three points to … Continue reading

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Fantasy Football for the Uninitiated–Part 2

In yesterday’s Chuck’s World article, I talked about Fantasy Football and how to get into it. Today, let’s discuss some of the things you need to know as you go into the draft and select your players—without looking like a … Continue reading

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Fantasy Football is for Everyone

The summer is coming to a close, and that means just one thing. Fantasy Football season is right around the corner. To heck with back-to-school, the falling leaves, the impending cold fronts and putting your white clothes in storage. Fantasy … Continue reading

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