Category: Reads Listens Views

  • Reads Listens Views 8/1/2014

    Reads Listens Views 8/1/2014

    Colossal Aquariums, Brady-Manning and Spot Passing, Secret Societies, Creativity and Buddhism, and RSP Post-Draft  Views What is Reads Listens Views? If you’re new to the Rookie Scouting Portfolio blog, welcome.  I post links on Fridays to content I’m saving for later consumption or pieces that I found compelling. You may not like everything listed here, but […]

  • 5 Draft Strategies That Will Make You a Better Fantasy Owner

    5 Draft Strategies That Will Make You a Better Fantasy Owner

    GREATNESS COMES FROM PRACTICE When it comes to the success of readers, fantasy writers are concerned about short-term matters: Which players are on the rise/decline, where to get value this year, which strategies work well this season. These topics are all panaceas if you want to be a good fantasy owner “this year.” But one […]

  • Slippery: Falcons RB Devonta Freeman

    Slippery: Falcons RB Devonta Freeman

    Falcons RB Devonta Freeman has “Slippery Power.” Find out what this means and why “Phone Booth Quicks” are necessary.  Ahmad Bradshaw is one of my favorite running backs of the past 10 years. It has nothing to do with his physical talent — there are dozens of runners with significantly better physiques and athleticism to […]

  • Reads Listens Views 7/18/2014

    Reads Listens Views 7/18/2014

    PPR Tiers, On the Couch, Vision Quest, Packaged Plays, Wrong Answer, Charlie Haden, Jan Garbarek,  and RSP Post-Draft  Listens What is Reads Listens Views? If you’re new to the Rookie Scouting Portfolio blog, welcome.  I post links on Fridays to content I’m saving for later consumption or pieces that I found compelling. You may not like […]

  • Reads Listens Views 7/10/2014

    Reads Listens Views 7/10/2014

    Aretha Franklin and Ray Charles, Matt’s fantasy rankings, Bloom’s RSP Writers Project, Police in the Vault,  and RSP Post-Draft  Listens H/T to my old roommate Jason Shablik. What is Reads Listens Views? If you’re new to the Rookie Scouting Portfolio blog, welcome.  I post links on Fridays to content I’m saving for later consumption or […]

  • 2014 Footballguys Fantasy Magazine App

    2014 Footballguys Fantasy Magazine App

        I get a lot of inquiries and offers to advertise products on this blog.  You probably don’t realize it because I don’t have ads displayed here. I could make decent change for doing so, but it’s a conscious choice not to have a Chevy truck or gambling site plastered in the middle of my copy. […]

  • Reads Listens Views 7/4/14

    Reads Listens Views 7/4/14

    FantasyPros Accuracy Rankings, Matt will do fantasy rankings this year, Lester Young, George Adams, RSPWP3, and RSP Post-Draft  Listens What is Reads Listens Views? If you’re new to the Rookie Scouting Portfolio blog, welcome.  I post links on Fridays to content I’m saving for later consumption or pieces that I found compelling. You may not like […]

  • Reads Listens Views 6/27/2014

    Reads Listens Views 6/27/2014

    Horace Silver, Sweet Spots and Dead Zones, Getting Freaky, RSPWP3, and RSP Post-Draft  What is Reads Listens Views? If you’re new to the Rookie Scouting Portfolio blog, welcome.  I post links on Fridays to content I’m saving for later consumption or pieces that I found compelling. You may not like everything listed here, but you’re bound to […]

  • Reads Listens Views 6/20/2014

    Reads Listens Views 6/20/2014

    Extradition, Austin Peralta, Audible Hangouts, Oregon Coast, RSPWP3, and RSP Post-Draft  What is Reads Listens Views? If you’re new to the Rookie Scouting Portfolio blog, welcome.  I post links on Fridays to content I’m saving for later consumption or pieces that I found compelling. You may not like everything listed here, but you’re bound to like something. Listens/Views […]

  • GM Ethan Hammerman on “Double Down or Stand Pat” (RSPWP III)

    GM Ethan Hammerman on “Double Down or Stand Pat” (RSPWP III)

    Do you trust your scouting intel on a player that you value higher than most or do you stick to your board? What is 2014’s Writer’s Project? This year’s RSPWP is a different take on team building. I will have 15-20 written scenarios based on true NFL stories provided to me from current and former […]