Top NFL players – week 3

Who is going to be the hottest free agency pickup on the market this week? Yeah, the guy to my right, Torrey Smith, the Baltimore Ravens rookie wide receiver taking the place of Lee Evans for the week. This is shocking because not only did he tie Wes Welker for the top receiver position of this past weekend, but they both led all other fantasy players in points for their owners. Surprise? Yeah, a bit.

Another wideout makes the list this week in New York, Victor Cruz replacing Mario Manningham. Those two make the shock factor surreal.

As I only do Quarterbacks, running backs, and wide receivers on this list, I want to make a special shout-out to two players. One of my all-time favorites, Green Bay Packers tight end Jermichael Finley, grabbing 85 yards and 3 touchdowns from Aaron Rodgers (26 points) and… yes, the Dallas Cowboys kicker Dan Bailey for scoring 6-for-6 on field goals last night, netting him 21 fantasy points.

Without further ado, I present week 3’s top players:  Continue reading “Top NFL players – week 3” Top NFL players – week …

Top 5 Fantasy Football QBs to draft right now

Last week I made a post on the top 5 quarterbacks I wouldn’t want to draft, either because you’re going to draft them earlier than they are worth, or because they are too unstable or have competition fighting for their job.

Over my last 3 seasons of Fantasy Football, I have had Drew Brees (2008, top QB, and 2009 Superbowl winner) and Aaron Rodgers (2009/2010, #2 QB and Superbowl win in 2010). Now that both players are first or second round pickups, and I find value that is similar in other players beyond those rounds, here’s where I am ranking my pickups.  Continue reading “Top 5 Fantasy Football QBs to draft right now” Top 5 Fantasy Football QB…