Preseason Football

Early Season ADP: Wide Receiver

Early Season ADP: Wide Receiver

We’re back for more early looks at ADP for the 2017 fantasy football season. Over the past few weeks We have look at the Quarterback and Running Back positions. Below are players who currently stand out as both overvalued and undervalued at Wide Receiver. Tyreek Hill: Kansas City Chiefs (Overvalued) Tyreek Hill set the NFL […]

Passing Distribution Chart

Passing Distribution Chart

A common misconception among fantasy owners is many may believe that certain NFL teams, as a whole, will improve and therefore will generate more touches for everyone. Looking at NFL offenses from the last 3 seasons, the number of offensive plays called by all 32 teams from 2014 through 2016 averaged 61.8 plays per game. […]

Early Season ADP: Running Back

Early Season ADP: Running Back

I’m back to follow-up on last week’s overrated and underrated players. In this article, we’ll shift over to the running back position. This is one of the most divisive positions in the fantasy game, but no matter when you want to draft running backs, the focus should be workload and ensuring any back you draft […]

Early Season ADP: Quarterback

Early Season ADP: Quarterback

It’s never too early to start fantasy football prep. Even though the NFL draft is still two weeks away, there are already things that can be taken from early draft ADP. Today I’ll discuss three quarterbacks at their current ADP, one of which is overvalued and two that are undervalued. Ben Roethlisberger: Steelers (Overvalued) Ben […]

The NFL Rookie Salad Bar

The NFL Rookie Salad Bar

I have been known to avoid rookies. Over time, I came to be labeled a rookie hater. I’m not completely against rookies – Honest. The attention I give to them might be likened to a buffet table. I do thoroughly enjoy a hearty salad filled with an assortment of raw vegetables, cheese and egg, topped […]

Beauty is in the O-Line of the Beholder

Beauty is in the O-Line of the Beholder

As fantasy owners, we realize that generally the success of an individual player may hinge on several factors. Either directly or indirectly, it may include his teammates, his coaches, the schedule/opponent and even his offensive line. But even the most stellar of statistics can be met with controversy. Take the Chicago Picasso sculpture at Daley […]

A Quick Glance at the 2017 NFL Coaching Changes

A Quick Glance at the 2017 NFL Coaching Changes

An associate at work has recently rekindled my appreciation for The Who. Why do I bring this up? Each season a new batch of coaches are hired to turn around a struggling NFL franchise. Are the new coaches “a substitute for another guy?” “Are the simple things we see all complicated?” The optimist would say […]

32 NFL Teams and 32 Things to Watch

32 NFL Teams and 32 Things to Watch

Players and situations I like “or don’t like” from each NFL team, one month prior to the official start of the 2017 NFL free agent period at 4:00 P.M. on March 9. Arizona: Who stands to benefit next can be up for debate. With the release of Michael Floyd, many see John Brown stepping into […]

NFL Usage Chart

NFL Usage Chart

An NFL scout needs to know more than just the rules and intricacies of the game. An NFL scout must be a student of game film so they can determine which players will benefit their team the most. In the fantasy world, most of us self-proclaimed fantasy scouts do not have access to game film. […]

Five Early Picks For Impact Fantasy Rookies In 2017

Five Early Picks For Impact Fantasy Rookies In 2017

The NFL’s regular season has come to an end, and that means that the top of the draft order is now set. This allows football writers and analysts to compile their most accurate mock drafts yet, which gives us a better idea of which skill position players from the college ranks could end up on […]

Week 1: Kickoff Kit

Week 1: Kickoff Kit

Owners, can you believe it!? It’s here, game one of 256! As I am sitting down to turn on the Carolina Panthers and Denver Broncos game, week one is just about underway. With that, of course, brings tough decisions to fantasy owners across the country like who to start or sit with injuries, what matchups […]

Why you shouldn’t worry about Jamaal Charles

Why you shouldn’t worry about Jamaal Charles

As we head into the final draft weekend of the fantasy football season, a report has sent people into a tizzy. Recently ESPN has reported that Jamaal Charles is behind schedule and has not regained his feature back role. This has then been spun to blurbs that only include snippets of the article that have […]

Off the Record: Episode 5

Off the Record: Episode 5

OFF THE RECORD Episode Five Episode 5 of Off The Record (#OTR) is here! News from the week, Expert medical analysis, and a rotating guest panel consisting of top personalities in the industry. This week Andy Singleton (@PeoplezPen) and Tehol Beddict (@LordBeddict) are joined by Jake Ciely (@allinkid) Managing Editor at RotoExperts.com and writer Matt […]

ADP Reaches and Avoids for 2016

ADP Reaches and Avoids for 2016

It seems hard to believe, but the regular season opener between the Carolina Panthers and the Denver Broncos is just two weeks away. With week one fast approaching, drafts are scheduled and owners are scrambling as they put the finishing touches on their strategy. One of the best tools to see how your drafting strategy […]

Off the Record: Episode 4

Off the Record: Episode 4

OFF THE RECORD Episode Four Episode 4 of Off The Record (#OTR) is here! News from the week, Expert medical analysis, and a rotating guest panel consisting of top personalities in the industry. This week Andy Singleton (@PeoplezPen) and Tehol Beddict (@LordBeddict) are joined by TJ Hernandez (@TJHernandez) Associate Editor at 4for4.com and Graham Barfield […]

Average Joe’s Preseason Ramblings

Average Joe’s Preseason Ramblings

The long wait is nearly over. The NFL season is almost upon us, and that means that over the next few days fantasy football drafts will be in full swing. If you’re reading this then you’re obviously looking for an advantage. I’ve been preparing for my drafts as well since I have a plethora of […]

Off the Record: Episode 3

Off the Record: Episode 3

OFF THE RECORD Episode Three Episode 3 of Off The Record (#OTR) is here! News from the week, Expert medical analysis, and a rotating guest panel consisting of top personalities in the industry. This week Andy Singleton (@PeoplezPen) and Tehol Beddict (@LordBeddict) are joined by writers Richard Janvrin (@RichardJanvrin) from the Bleacher Report and John […]

Off the Record: Episode 2

Off the Record: Episode 2

OFF THE RECORD Episode Two Episode 2 of Off The Record (#OTR) is here! News from the week, Expert medical analysis, and a rotating guest panel consisting of top personalities in the industry. This week Andy Singleton (@PeoplezPen) and Tehol Beddict (@LordBeddict) are joined by writer and editor Charlie Kleinheksel (@spidr2ybanana) from RotoViz.com and writer […]

Off the Record: Episode 1

Off the Record: Episode 1

OFF THE RECORD Episode One A new Fantasy Football season is upon us, and we at Nickel Press TV are excited to bring you a great new weekly show! Off The Record (#OTR) will feature News from the week, Expert medical analysis, and a rotating guest panel consisting of top personalities in the industry. For […]

The Ocho – An IDP Look at the Last 8 Games of 2015

The Ocho – An IDP Look at the Last 8 Games of 2015

More leagues are testing the boundaries by adding IDP (or Individual Defensive Players). Sadly, some owners may view the value of IDP somewhere in the range of the TE or K position, arguing that IDP just doesn’t matter. They may simply print up an ECR ranking of IDP players. Or lazily use the projected rankings […]