Fantasy and regular football talk at its finest. Providing you with tips and giggles to get through your fantasy football life. This podcast also will provide you in-depth analysis and opinions on current NFL happenings.
The Lamar Jackson doubters (haters) will get addressed (2:06). Between the Broncos and the Raiders, which team has a real shot to challenge the Chiefs for a AFC West title (8:20)? Derrick Henry returns to top form and we don't appreciate it enough (10:53). Who's who (13:33)? Top waiver wire priorities for NFL week 3 (15:33).
2021 NFL week 1 is now in the books! This episode will cover the wild Monday Night Football game that featured the Las Vegas Raiders and the Baltimore Ravens (2:10). We will also go over some players we should and should not worry about (7:30). Waiver wire priorities heading into week 2 (13:38).
Quarterback battles: Is Jameis Winston the CLEAR cut favorite to be the Saints QB after an impressive week 2 (preseason) showing (4:22)? What should you make of the Jaguars and Saints running back situations (8:52)? This episode will also cover the dolphins running back situation (11:12), the Patriots QB battle (13:35), 49ers/Bears QB “battles” (16:44), Broncos heated QB contest (17:50) and…Najee Harris is an RB1 (20:52)!!!
The Julio Jones trade has happened, what does it mean for Falcons fans and the players involved (football and fantasy wise) (1:55)? 2x Super Bowl champion, CBS Football Analyst and host of the ‘All Things Covered' Podcast (with Patrick Peterson), Bryant McFadden joins to talk all things AFC North and give his predictions (8:24).
Music Producer Bo404 (@Bo404) joins today's show to speak on the current state of his Dallas Cowboys (2:35). How will the other team's in the NFC East fare in 2021 (11:20)? 49ers fan and creator of Jay’s Film breakdown, Jason Aponte (@JasonAponte2103) joins to discuss how he's feeling about the Niners (21:31). The NFC West is probably the toughest division in the NFL, Aponte will get into which teams will and will not make their mark in 2021 (30:00).
In this episode, The Football Guys member/contributor Victoria Geary (@ffb_victoria) joins to discuss the current state of her Buffalo Bills (3:45). How will the Bills running back situation shake out in 2021 (6:44)? Which team could challenge the Bills for the AFC East title (9:45)? AFC East talk (13:14)! Linda (@lindellions) from Fantasy Football Confidential will join to discuss her beloved Denver Broncos (21:55). Is Drew Lock THE GUY (23:35)? What else should we look forward to in the AFC West both on the field and fantasy wise (29:35)?
West side Atlanta’s own DeMario Zachery aka Lil Yo joins to talk Atlanta Falcons and the NFC South. Was Kyle Pitts the right choice at 4th overall (7:03)? What’s next for Julio Jones (10:32)? How will the NFC South shape out (16:12)? We then will be joined by Detroit Hip-Hop recording artist Young Roc to speak on his hometown Lions and the NFC North. He will give his thoughts on the current state of the Lions (27:20). What about the rest of the NFC North (31:55)? Including the Aaron Rodgers saga.
In this episode, FTN Fantasy’s Stephie Smalls joins the show to talk about the outlook of her beloved New York Giants after the Kenny Golladay signing (1:45). Smalls and Lord will also cover every teams key free agent signings and how it’ll affect the fantasy and regular football outlook (14:02)! Stephie Smalls is quickly climbing in the sports industry ranks!
In the final episode for the 2020 season, we will talk Tom Brady and we will talk Bucs! Joining in this episode is PHIL, a lifelong Bucs fan. We will lightly dive into PHIL and Lawrence’s background (2:55) and see how PHIL, who is from Clayton County, Georgia became a Bucs fan (5:11). PHIL and Lawrence talk about their Madden games back in the day and the punishment if you lost (8:11). Why is Tom Brady the GOAT (11:40)? Who is on the Bucs Mt. Rushmore (22:00)? Can the Bucs survive the potential losses of key free agents in 2021 (26:32)? PHIL chooses one current non-Buc he would have on the team if he had a choice (29:33).
We are talking NFL playoffs! Who should you bet on during wildcard weekend? Sports Illustrated’s Senior Fantasy/Gambling analyst, Corey Parson comes on to break down the NFC playoff picture and delivers some sports betting nuggets (3:21). 2x SB champ and current CBS football analyst Bryant McFadden comes on to give his take on the AFC playoff picture and more (20:45)! Can you guess what player B-Mac was drafted ahead of in the 2005 NFL draft? (35:30)
This episode will review week 13 in the NFL and fill you in on waiver wire pick ups for week 14 (0:43). Senior editor of fantasy/gambling for Sports Illustrated, Corey Parson joins to talk about players you can trust in the fantasy football playoffs (9:05). Fantasy analyst and co-host of FF Confidential, Troy King comes on to talk about players NOT to trust in your fantasy football playoffs (25:24).
This episode will cover a wild week 12 in the NFL that included unprecedented changes (0:30). Will Fuller has been suspended for 6 games and will miss the rest of the 2020 season, Where does he, Deshaun Watson and the Texans go from here (5:54)? Can you trust Alvin Kamara in the fantasy playoffs with Taysom Hill at quarterback (10:09)? With the fantasy playoffs approaching, this episode will also cover how you should spend your remaining bidding money (14:00). Week 13 waiver wire priority pick ups (15:26).
Lamar Jackson needs up step up, but this is a message for those who believe he’s the biggest reason for the Ravens woes (2:53). Is Tom Brady playoff ready (7:17)? The Taysom Hill ESPN fantasy saga is over, now can he be a solid QB?—-real and fantasy wise (11:25). Week 12 waiver wire priority pick ups (14:27).
We all hate “running back by committee” in fantasy football, how should we handle them going forward? —Bills, Ravens, Colts, Rams, 49ers— (3:15). Who is the new guy challenging for best wide receiver in football? (12:52) VERY important fantasy advice as we approach week 9 (16:25). Who is currently the best player in the NFL wearing #13? (19:09). Week 9 waiver wire priority adds (21:06).
After the Dallas Cowboys ugly loss, where do they go from here? (1:25). This episode will also cover Julio Jones’ return to dominance—-Julio haters beware (3:47). Is Lamar Jackson held to a different standard? (7:43). Kenyan Drake finally had a good game! What do we do with him now? (9:12). The week 7 waiver is EXTREMELY important, make sure you get the right guys (11:18).
In this episode we will get into the unfortunate injury of Dallas Cowboys quarterback Dak Prescott as well as Dak the man (2:18). (Fantasy) Football facts and what they mean going forward: Are you concered about Lamar Jackson? (8:45) The Rams tight end situation, you buying? (11:11) Todd Gurley is making his doubters look silly, but will it continue? (13:54). Week 6 waiver wire priorities to put on your rostee! (17:00)
Review of the Monday Night Football games , Patriots @ Chiefs (1:20) and the Falcons @ Packers (6:23). Facts about fantasy football at the week 5 mark (11:21). Joe Mixon finally had the game we’ve been waiting for, what now? (13:10). Players you should look to scoop up on the waiver wire for week 5 (15:36).
(2:10) Antonio Brown has been suspended for 8 games in the 2020 NFL season, what does this mean? For everyone... (10:24) Kansas City Chiefs Super Bowl Hero running back, Damien Williams opts out for the 2020 season, Clyde Edwards-Helaire party? (17:31) This episode will also get into how to deal with and manage your fantasy football teams during the Covid-19 pandemic.
Jameis Winston is a New Orleans Saint! Why this is a GREAT move for him (2:06). Who’s got the best NFL draft grades? And should we care? (6:35). How will top rookie skill position players fare on their new teams, real and fantasy wise? Tight ends (13:45), quarterbacks (16:32), running backs (19:52) and wide receivers (27:39)
With the 2020 NFL draft exactly one week away this episode will cover the great debate: Joe Burrow or Tua Tagovailoa? (2:14). Lauren Carpenter, writer for the well-known fantasy podcast ‘The Fantasy Footballers’, comes on to share why she believes David Johnson has a chance to return to form (12:21). Former Florida State cornerback, Pittsburgh Steeler, 2x Super Bowl champ and current football analyst at CBS, Bryant McFadden comes on to discuss defensive backs he likes in the 2020 NFL draft. McFadden also shares the skills and traits you want to see in a defensive back (29:25). Why aren’t Jameis Winston and Cam Newton signed? And why does it matter? (42:35)
The new league year kicks off with a challenge we ALL face: The COVID-19 pandemic (0:56). This episode will all go over key free agent signings and how the players will fare in their new homes (4:21). Smitty from @thefantasyfootballshow joins to discuss who will have the better year: Melvin Gordon or Todd Gurley (18:15)? Four players at QB, RB, WR and TE who are in position to have big seasons in 2020 (45:51)...remember, stay safe (54:24)!
Finally, the spill on Antonio Brown from THIS perspective (1:22). Let’s talk Joe Burrow! How will he fair in the NFL after the best season ever by a college football QB? (7:05). USA Today’s NFL writer for ‘For the Win’ Steven Ruiz joins to breakdown Lamar Jackson and talk about what most fans don’t see watching on television (17:45). Should Eli Manning go into the Hall of Fame? (36:11). Sports Illustrated fantasy football analyst Bill Enright joins to talk his biggest boom/bust players from 2019 (47:52) and talk Super Bowl LIV (54:00)...ironic timing
This episode will go over the brutal injuries that dominated the fantasy football landscape in week 14 and how to approach handling it (:50). Week 15 waiver wire priorities for your playoffs (9:59). The silliness of some bold predictions/hot takes in sports (fantasy football) (14:05). The BOTTOM LINE on Darrell Henderson and Darwin Thompson! (17:59).
This episode will cover two elite running backs, one of which you may need to worry about in fantasy football. Two young QB’s who will deliver fantasy (and real football) greatness for years to come. Other news and notes as well as your top priorities on the waiver for week 11 in the NFL.
This episode will review David Montgomery’s fantasy football coming out party and what to expect next. Kenyan Drake has been traded to the Cardinals! Lord and Smitty (@thefantasyfootballshow) will weigh in on what it means for fantasy. What to expect from Kyler Murray and Juju Smith-Schuster going forward. Waiver wire priorities for week 9.
Zeke is back! What do you do with him for week 1? (0:45) This episode will also cover Bears running back David Montgomery and a couple of messy RB situations (5:45). Defensives to start on week 1 as well as some sleeper defenses will also be discussed (13:00). What can Jacoby Brissett accomplish in 2019? (17:35)
In this episode trade (1:48) and draft (4:15) tips and strategies will be discussed. Five things you’ll assume that’ll happen in 2019 (7:18). Lord and Alex from @fantasygridiron will discuss where Kyler Murray will finish amongst QB’s in fantasy football for 2019 (11:59)
In this episode, the topics that will be discussed include, (1:48) does a players social media workouts affect where you draft them? (6:05) Running back holdouts and how you should treat/view them. (16:08) Madden 20 quarterback ratings. (22:10) Mock Draft Session
In this episode Lord and ‘Fantasy Football State of Mind’ creator Rob Stewart discuss their picks for top rookie finishers at each position (4:00). A game of “start, bench, cut” (20:10) will also ensue to help listeners see who they have ranked ahead of who at each position in different tiers.
This episode will discuss the state of fantasy football pertaining to the difference between expert/analysis (1:29) and giving credit to those in the fantasy community (3:41). The Fantasy Football Rapper comes on to say one player he loves in 2019 (9:48). Lord and Rapper will also discuss whether Aaron Rodgers is worth the draft pick (10:58), as well as debate whether or not Julio Jones is injury risk going forward (16:26).
In this episode I’ll discuss which tight end is the best option to acquire after the “big 3” (Kelce, Kittle and Ertz) are off the fantasy board (3:04). Why is Darrell Henderson EVERYONES “sleeper” pick all of a sudden? (10:50). How to draft your fantasy football QB based on your situation (17:19).
In this episode Lord and Upper Hand Fantasy’s Faraz will discuss players on their new teams. Rookies, and veterans acquired through trade or free agency will be analyzed on how they’ll fit with their new teams, as well as their potential fantasy impact.