Andre Holmes Raiders

Maximum Value Matchup: Week 7

The Oakland Raiders, though winless, have not been hapless with rookie quarterback Derek Carr at the helm. Oakland gave San Diego all it could handle last week and San Diego has been an impressive surprise on defense so far in 2014.

Joique Bell Fantasy Football

Maximum Value Matchup: Week 6

We don’t know if Reggie Bush will be playing in this game. If he does, he will still be worth a start in your lineup. Minnesota has had difficulty covering all kinds of running backs so far in 2014 and their difficulties should continue against the Detroit backfield.

Levine Toilolo Week 2

Maximum Value Matchup: Week 2

A slice of the 2014 NFL season is finally in the rearview mirror and Week 2 has already begun. If you’re not happy with the lineup you’re putting forward after you got (or didn’t get) your waiver choices, let’s look at two guys who are free agents in most leagues but could produce like starters for you in Week 2.

Fantasy Football

Five Fantasy Veterans to Target Early

As draft day draws ever closer, fantasy owners start to get wrapped up in trying to find that next hidden gem. Sometimes it’s a rookie. Sometimes it’s that guy who’s “guaranteed” to break out in his third year. My question is, what about the guys who are already here?

Streaming Defenses

3 Mistakes to Avoid when Drafting Defenses

Most owners will watch with glee as top defenses go in the sixth and seventh rounds while they stock up on quality starters then grab a defense in the final round or two with the intent to stream defenses over the course of the season….but