The Dolphins finished the 2012 season with a 7-9 win/loss record. Yet, the Dolphins could be a team on the cusp of turning things around! Entering free agency, the Dolphins had roughly $40-plus million in salary cap space. But, the Dolphins had seven starters that were free agents on March 12th including, among others, RB Reggie Bush, LT Jake Long, WR Brian Hartline, and DB Sean Smith. Like 2011, the Dolphins defense had its moments where it looked like one of the better defenses in the league, especially their rush defense. The Dolphins defense was also top-ten in least points allowed at 19.8 per game. The offense, on the other hand Continue reading
Catch Jim Saranteas from thefantasygreek.com talking about the NFL Draft with Chris Shanafelt of Sportsman Radio. In this show, Jim and Chris give their thoughts about, among other things, picks 17 through 32 of the first round of the 2013 NFL Draft! The conversation includes how each and every team did in the draft. LISTEN ANYTIME at: http://www.blogtalkradio.com/sportsmanradio/2013/05/11/eps-154-nfl-draft-talk-w-tfg-jayson-dimanche-intvw. FOLLOW Chris on Twitter @CLS722, Jim @JimSaranteas, Sportsman Radio @SportsManRadio, and The Fantasy Greek @TheFantasyGreek! Thanks for listening & enjoy!
By Jim Saranteas
A little over a year ago, Kyle Auffray was chasing his dream to play professional football at the highest level. He had been working out at one of the better known football training facilities in Florida, Bommarito Performance Systems, staying in game shape, improving his game, and most of all, preparing for a chance. Over a year later, Kyle still is. But, he’s much, much closer to making it. This is a story of sacrifice. This is a story of perseverance. A year later Continue reading
The draft is a great time to build for the future. Several teams in the NFC which came close to making the playoffs last season (the Bears, Cowboys, and Giants) are hoping to make the playoffs this season. Several other teams whose 2012 seasons were a disaster (the Eagles, Cardinals, and Lions) are looking to turn things around. If there was a young player or Continue reading
The biggest off-season event in professional football, the NFL Draft, is now over. There is likely no one who’s prediction of first round draft picks was close to how most teams picked. For fantasy football fans, it is an exciting time as we begin to consider which rookie draft picks look like fantasy football talent for the upcoming season. Vote in our latest poll as to which rookie Continue reading
Catch Jim Saranteas from thefantasygreek.com talking about the NFL Draft with Chris Shanafelt of Sportsman Radio. In this show, Jim and Chris give their thoughts about, among other things, picks 1 through 16 of the first round of the 2013 NFL Draft! The conversation includes how each and every team did in the draft. LISTEN ANYTIME at: http://www.blogtalkradio.com/sportsmanradio/2013/05/04/eps-151-nfl-draft-talk-with-tfg. Please FOLLOW Chris on Twitter @CLS722, Sportsman Radio @SportsManRadio, and The Fantasy Greek @TheFantasyGreek! Also LIKE the show on Facebook at www.facebook.com/sportsmanradio. Thanks for tuning in & enjoy!
Keith Grieve gets a visit from Jim Saranteas of TheFantasyGreek.com. They talk about some of the winners and losers in the draft, as well as some of the individual team drafts (including, among others, the Bears, Bills, Jaguars, Saints, and Vikings) more generally. More importantly, though, The Fantasy Greek talks about some of the rookies, in the draft, and provides some insight into which ones should or could be on fantasy football radars this season! Rookies on offense are discussed including some of those on the Bengals, Broncos, Cardinals, Packers, Panthers, Rams, Ravens, Steelers, and Texans. Listen ANYTIME at http://www.spreaker.com/user/sportsfans_radio/87_live_5_1_13
By David Kromelow
The 2013 NFL Draft is in the books and training camps are only three months away! This weekend you probably heard a lot of spin about certain draft picks and what they mean for all 32 teams. The draft took many interesting twists and turns this week, but there were at least four developments that stood out which affect both reality, and fantasy. As fantasy footballers know, fantasy football titles Continue reading
Catch Jim Saranteas from thefantasygreek.com talking with Patrick Beaulieu and Chris Leitch of The Big Ticket ANYTIME. In this show, find out which teams had the top-five drafts; which skill position players you should pay attention to in the off-season; which drafted quarterbacks look primed to start Week 1; what teams have back-field battles shaping up for running backs; what it all means for fantasy football; and, MUCH, MUCH, MORE! Catch the analysis, open discussion, some laughs, and much more (starts at 00:29:40 of the show) at http://www.bigticket.podbean.com
The first round of the draft is always the most unpredictable. One week ago, no one would have believed the Dolphins would trade down to the third pick to draft a defensive end as opposed to the best offensive tackle on the board. No one would have believed that DJ Hayden would have been the first defensive back drafted. No one would have believed Continue reading