Tag: Gut Check

  • Gut Check No.358: Dynasty Mining

    Gut Check No.358: Dynasty Mining

    Whether you’re prepping for a stretch run or solely looking ahead to the future, this time of year is a good one for acquiring future starters. Waldman has players you should consider (Yes, even suspended ones).  LOOK FOR THE HEADSTONE MARKED PAULA SCHULTZ… Tavon Austin, Doug Baldwin, Emmanuel Sanders and Travis Benjamin are WR2s in […]

  • Gut Check No.357: Waring Them Down

    Gut Check No.357: Waring Them Down

    Seeking that closer to shut down your league and take the title? Spencer Ware has the skills–and with increasing likelihood–the opportunity to become your Lynchian-Barbarian finishing move. Dominic Rhodes. Mike Anderson. Pierre Thomas. Jerome Harrison. Kevin Smith. Michael Bush. Rashad Jennings. Bobby Rainey. C.J. Anderson. None of these guys won the August beauty pageant known […]

  • Gut Check No.355: WR Dynasty Tiers

    Gut Check No.355: WR Dynasty Tiers

    “Matt Waldman to aisle 10 for a WR dynasty check…Waldman, WR dynasty check, aisle 10.”  Although the majority of my leagues are dynasty-IDP formats I don’t do dynasty rankings. Barring an unforeseen event, I don’t have the time for at least another 2-3 years. But it’s by far one of my favorite realms of this […]

  • Gut Check Week 7: Diggin’ In

    Gut Check Week 7: Diggin’ In

    Stefon Diggs RSP Sample, Mettenberger-to-DGB, QBs to ride, and options I still believe in.  Welcome to my in-season column. If you’re seeking strategic tips, match-up advice, game observations, IDP info, and dynasty advice with a little bit of current “football” events opinion (if anything involving the madness of the NFL commissioner’s office actually qualifies) added […]

  • Gut Check No.351: Week 6

    Gut Check No.351: Week 6

    Charcandrick West, SPARQ scores, Green-Sherman duel, McCown-Benjamin connection, and scouting lag. Welcome to my in-season column. If you’re seeking strategic tips, match-up advice, game observations, IDP info, and dynasty advice with a little bit of current “football” events opinion (if anything involving the madness of the NFL commissioner’s office actually qualifies) added into the mix […]

  • Gut Check No.350

    Gut Check No.350

    Potential midseason gap-fillers and temp-to-perm starters as well as buy-lows, Tavon, Godzilla, and the Vikings’ offensive conundrum.    Welcome to my in-season column. If you’re seeking strategic tips, match-up advice, game observations, IDP info, and dynasty advice with a little bit of current “football” events opinion (if anything involving the madness of the NFL commissioner’s […]

  • Gut Check No.348: Week 3

    Gut Check No.348: Week 3

    Welcome to my in-season column. If you’re seeking strategic tips, match-up advice, game observations, IDP info, and dynasty advice with a little bit of current “football” events opinion (if anything involving the madness of the NFL commissioner’s office actually qualifies) added into the mix then you’ve come to the right place. Think of the in-season […]

  • Gut Check No.347: Week 2 Sanity Check

    Gut Check No.347: Week 2 Sanity Check

    Attention department store employees, sanity check in the re-draft department…sanity check in the re-draft.  Welcome to my in-season column. If you’re seeking strategic tips, match-up advice, game observations, IDP info, and dynasty advice with a little bit of current “football” events opinion (if anything involving the madness of the NFL commissioner’s office actually qualifies) added […]

  • Gut Check No.346: Week 1

    Gut Check No.346: Week 1

    Welcome to my in-season column. If you’re seeking strategic tips, match-up advice, game observations, IDP info, and dynasty advice with a little bit of current football events opinion added to the mix then you’ve come to the right place. Think of the in-season Gut Check column as a department store with a variety of areas: […]

  • Gut Check No.345: Crimes Against Fantasy

    Gut Check No.345: Crimes Against Fantasy

    The Gut Check Commission investigates teams and players that are under suspicion of crimes against fantasy.  Investing in a talent and watching him fail has its own special room in the fantasy owner’s house of horrors. Often the blame goes to the player, especially when he has the capacity to thrill and he can’t deliver […]