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Fantasy Football expert Jeff “Tito” Thitoff gives you the latest player rankings and roster tips to help you win your league’s Lombardi Trophy this year.
Don’t forget to check out the Fan Fantasy Football Show on Sundays from 11 a.m. to 1 p.m. Tito and Dave Biddle provide expert analysis on getting you ready for the day’s action.
Let’s clear this up first – Leonard Fournette, regardless of where he ends up, will not duplicate what Zeke did in 2016. That’s not to say he won’t be a very good running back, but the stars
Terrell Owens belongs in the Pro Football Hall of Fame. However, he is not a Hall of Famer. Not yet, anyway. The best receivers I have seen in my lifetime are (in no particular order): Jerry Rice,
If you remember 2015, Todd Gurley – yes, THAT Todd Gurley – was a stud in his rookie season. Melvin Gordon, also a highly-touted rookie in 2015, was not a stud in his rookie season. Yes, THAT
Carson Palmer announced he is returning for another season with the Arizona Cardinals. As a fantasy football owner, should you care? No. I was down on him heading into this season, a season in which he turned
Will the biggest busts of 2016 rebound in 2017? First, let’s determine the guys that struggled the most at their respective positions. If a player was injured for a chunk of the season, I didn’t label him
Determining who is the best “this” or the best “that” of all time is impossible. There is no set criteria or universal formula that gives the perfect answer. That being said, who is the best NFL quarterback
Way back in August, I ranked the running backs heading into the 2016 season. Here was my top-20. Todd Gurley: Okay, this was a HUGE miss. However, he still finished 21st in ESPN standard scoring leagues (FYI,
My 2016 preseason quarterback rankings were released and updated right before the season started. I was way off with my number one selection – I had Cam Newton ranked at the top and qualified it with this
Seems like there is a potential rift in the locker room in Pittsburgh. First, Antonio Brown has his Facebook fun in the locker room that rightfully ticked off his coach and some teammates. The Steelers then proceed
WIDE RECEIVERS Antonio Brown Julio Jones Mike Evans Odell Beckham AJ Green Amari Cooper Michael Thomas Jordy Nelson Dez Bryant Doug Baldwin Keenan Allen TY Hilton Allen Robinson Brandin Cooks DeAndre Hopkins Emmanuel Sanders Sammy Watkins Jarvis
RUNNING BACKS Ezekiel Elliott Melvin Gordon David Johnson Jordan Howard Le’Veon Bell Lamar Miller Carlos Hyde Todd Gurley LeSean McCoy Jay Ajayi Adrian Peterson Thomas Rawls Devonta Freeman DeMarco Murray Mark Ingram Latavius Murray Jeremy Hill Dion
QUARTERBACKS Aaron Rodgers Matt Ryan Tom Brady Drew Brees Cam Newton Ben Roethlisberger Andrew Luck Derek Carr Russell Wilson Matthew Stafford Marcus Mariota Philip Rivers Jameis Winston Kirk Cousins Dak Prescott Eli Manning Blake Bortles Carson Wentz
Congratulations to Eric Karabell from ESPN for winning the Fan’s Fantasy Football Experts contest. Karabell took over the lead from Liz Loza (Yahoo!) midway through the season and held off Matthew Berry (also from ESPN), Loza and
The numbers don’t lie. And because of that, the numbers scare me. If you ask me who the top running backs are going into next season, I will say David Johnson, Le’Veon Bell, Zeke Elliott.
QUARTERBACKS Aaron Rodgers Tom Brady Matt Ryan Drew Brees Matthew Stafford Russell Wilson Jameis Winston Andrew Luck Cam Newton Kirk Cousins Blake Bortles Philip Rivers Carson Palmer Alex Smith Sam Bradford Andy Dalton Joe Flacco Carson Wentz
Week XVI of the “Experts Contest” is complete and we had a three-way tie at the top: I tied with Andy Behrens (Yahoo) and Jamey Eisenberg (CBS) with 17 points.. Here’s how it works: Standard, ESPN scoring format.
Philadelphia defeated the New York Giants last night 24-19, clinching home-field advantage for the Dallas Cowboys throughout the NFC playoffs. That could have an impact on Week 16 – and Week 17 – in fantasy football. Zeke
QUARTERBACKS Drew Brees Tom Brady Cam Newton Aaron Rodgers Matt Ryan Ben Roethlisberger Andrew Luck Derek Carr Philip Rivers Jameis Winston Marcus Mariota Russell Wilson Dak Prescott Matthew Stafford Colin Kaepernick Kirk Cousins Eli Manning Joe Flacco
Week XV of the “Experts Contest” is complete and congrats are in order for Tristan Cockroft of ESPN on winning the week. Here’s how it works: Standard, ESPN scoring format. Rankings pulled on Thursday. Some of the participants
QUARTERBACKS Matt Ryan Cam Newton Russell Wilson Ben Roethlisberger Drew Brees Philip Rivers Derek Carr Tom Brady Aaron Rodgers Kirk Cousins Andrew Luck Jameis Winston Marcus Mariota Colin Kaepernick Tyrod Taylor Carson Palmer Dak Prescott Matthew Stafford
Week XIV of the “Experts Contest” is completed, and Dave Richard from CBS Sports dominated the field. Here’s how it works: Standard, ESPN scoring format. Rankings pulled on Thursday. Some of the participants aren’t aware that they are participants.
Yesterday was unlike any other fantasy football playoff day I can remember. It started with the uncertain news regarding Julio Jones and Michael Thomas. Both were scheduled to play in the 4:00 time slot and both were
QUARTERBACKS (will be updated when/if Julio Jones and Marvin Jones statuses are determined) Drew Brees Jameis Winston Cam Newton Aaron Rodgers Tom Brady Andrew Luck Matthew Stafford Ben Roethlisberger Russell Wilson Matt Ryan Philip Rivers Eli Manning
Week XII of the “Experts Contest” is completed, and Matthew Berry (ESPN) and Scott Pianowski (Yahoo) posted the top scores of the week. Here’s how it works: Standard, ESPN scoring format. Rankings pulled on Thursday. Some of the participants
As we wind down the regular season, it’s important to adjust your strategy as it pertains to your fantasy football roster. Early in the season, you used waiver wire moves and picked up free agents based on
It’s a foregone conclusion that the Dallas Cowboys will be in the playoffs and next week they could even lock up home-field advantage throughout the postseason. There are a few teams that need to lose and the
QUARTERBACKS Drew Brees Matthew Stafford Aaron Rodgers Matt Ryan Ben Roethlisberger Tom Brady Derek Carr Andrew Luck Philip Rivers Dak Prescott Russell Wilson Cam Newton Colin Kaepernick Eli Manning Jameis Winston Kirk Cousins Tyrod Taylor Alex Smith
News out of Minnesota is that Adrian Peterson is ahead of schedule in his rehab from a torn meniscus. Chances are good that he will play before the season is over. Get him. I am not convinced
QUARTERBACKS Ben Roethlisberger Drew Brees Aaron Rodgers Tom Brady Cam Newton Russell Wilson Matt Ryan Dak Prescott Derek Carr Marcus Mariota Kirk Cousins Eli Manning Tyrod Taylor Matthew Stafford Philip Rivers Ryan Tannehill Colin Kaepernick Carson Palmer
QUARTERBACKS Cam Newton Tom Brady Ben Roethlisberger Marcus Mariota Drew Brees Aaron Rodgers Matthew Stafford Russell Wilson Andrew Luck Tyrod Taylor Eli Manning Derek Carr Dak Prescott Jameis Winston Kirk Cousins Joe Flacco Andy Dalton Ryan Tannehill
Week X of the “Experts Contest” is completed, and Eric Karabell from ESPN again posted the top score of the week. Here’s how it works: Standard, ESPN scoring format. Rankings pulled on Thursday. Some of the participants aren’t aware
QUARTERBACKS Aaron Rodgers Matt Ryan Tom Brady Cam Newton Philip Rivers Ben Roethlisberger Drew Brees Jameis Winston Dak Prescott Russell Wilson Eli Manning Marcus Mariota Jay Cutler Joe Flacco Carson Palmer Andy Dalton Ryan Tannehill Kirk Cousins
Week IX of the “Experts Contest” is completed, and ESPN posted two of the top three scores. Here’s how it works: Standard, ESPN scoring format. Rankings pulled on Thursday. Some of the participants aren’t aware that they are participants. I grabbed
The instability at the running back position has been caused by underperformers (Todd Gurley, Mark Ingram, etc. ) and a rash of injuries (Adrian Peterson, Doug Martin, etc.). Let’s take a look at a team-by-team list of
QUARTERBACKS Matt Ryan Aaron Rodgers Drew Brees Cam Newton Jameis Winston Ben Roethlisberger Philip Rivers Andrew Luck Marcus Mariota Matthew Stafford Dak Prescott Eli Manning Russell Wilson Derek Carr Blake Bortles Josh McCown Joe Flacco Ryan Fitzpatrick
QUARTERBACKS Matt Ryan Aaron Rodgers Cam Newton Tom Brady Jameis Winston Russell Wilson Andrew Luck Drew Brees Matthew Stafford Andy Dalton Marcus Mariota Derek Carr Kirk Cousins Dak Prescott Philip Rivers Carson Palmer Ryan Fitzpatrick Alex Smith
Week Seven of the “Experts Contest” is completed, and CBS Sports posted two of the top three scores. Here’s how it works: Standard, ESPN scoring format. Rankings pulled on Thursday. Some of the participants aren’t aware that they
QUARTERBACKS Matt Ryan Philip Rivers Tom Brady Matthew Stafford Aaron Rodgers Drew Brees Andrew Luck Andy Dalton Marcus Mariota Russell Wilson Eli Manning Blake Bortles Derek Carr Jameis Winston Kirk Cousins Tyrod Taylor Alex Smith Carson Palmer
Week Six of the “Experts Contest” is in the books, and ESPN dominated the the top of the charts. Here’s how it works: Standard, ESPN scoring format. Rankings pulled on Thursday. Some of the participants aren’t aware that
QUARTERBACKS Ben Roethlisberger Cam Newton Drew Brees Tom Brady Russell Wilson Matthew Stafford Aaron Rodgers Andrew Luck Derek Carr Philip Rivers Matt Ryan Blake Bortles Carson Wentz Marcus Mariota Carson Palmer Dak Prescott Brian Hoyer Eli Manning
Week Five of the “Experts Contest” produced another win by a Yahoo predictor – although yours truly tied him. Here’s how it works: Standard, ESPN scoring format. Rankings pulled on Thursday. Some of the participants aren’t aware
Used to do this column when Adam Conn and I had a web site called 411fantasy.com. Seems fitting after yesterday to do this. Just random crap: Tom Brady coming back after a suspension, going against the Browns
QUARTERBACKS Tom Brady Ben Roethlisberger Philip Rivers Aaron Rodgers Derek Carr Cam Newton Andrew Luck Eli Manning Matthew Stafford Andy Dalton Carson Wentz Matt Ryan Brian Hoyer Jameis Winston Dak Prescott Trevor Simien Kirk Cousins Joe Flacco
Week Four of the “Experts Contest” was a banner week. Why? The studs came to play. First, a look at the format. Here’s how it works: Standard, ESPN scoring format. Rankings pulled on Thursday. Some of the
QUARTERBACKS Drew Brees Philip Rivers Cam Newton Matthew Stafford Ben Roethlisberger Andrew Luck Blake Bortles Carson Palmer Matt Ryan Derek Carr Andy Dalton Kirk Cousins Russell Wilson Eli Manning Trevor Simien Dak Prescott Jimmy Garrapolo Joe Flacco
Week Three of the “Experts Contest” is in the books. The field was 15 strong. Here’s how it works: Standard, ESPN scoring format. Rankings pulled on Thursday. First of all, in all likelihood, the participants aren’t aware
Expert? I bet I answered a couple of hundred tweets last week, people asking about lineups. Another 30-50 or so on Sunday’s show. A handful of direct messages on social media, emails and texts to my phone.
QUARTERBACKS Cam Newton Drew Brees Aaron Rodgers Matt Ryan Ben Roethlisberger Andrew Luck Eli Manning Matthew Stafford Philip Rivers Carson Palmer Derek Carr Blake Bortles Ryan Tannehill Russell Wilson Jameis Winston Ryan Fitzpatrick Kirk Cousins Tyrod Taylor
Week Two of the “Experts Contest” is in the books. The field was 15 strong. Here’s how it works: Standard, ESPN scoring format. Rankings pulled on Thursday. First of all, in all likelihood, the participants aren’t aware that
Adrian Peterson has a torn meniscus. Before injury, he was vastly under performing. He had 31 carries for 50 yards (1.6 YPC) and no touchdowns. No official word on how much time he will miss – could