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16 Jan 2015, 10:54am by Scott Kacsmar

2015 AFC Championship Preview

The Patriots can pass and run, but which will they rely upon this time? The keys to a Colts upset involve Andrew Luck being good and the defense being great. Also: never get behind in Foxboro.

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14 Jan 2015, 10:31am by Scott Kacsmar

ESPN: Conference Championship Fantasy Matchups

We make our picks for salary-cap leagues for Championship Sunday. The Patriots offer many favorable matchups, but find out why this should be Tom Brady's week to shine instead of another monster rushing performance against the Colts. Marshawn Lynch should be on every lineup this week, and we look at the best tight end not named Rob Gronkowski.

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12 Jan 2015, 03:04pm by Scott Kacsmar

Clutch Encounters: Divisional Round

Joe Flacco and Tony Romo launched sideline bombs that will live in playoff infamy. Also: Carolina comes up short again, and do we need a eulogy for Peyton Manning and the Broncos?

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53 comments, Last at 13 Jan 2015, 5:30pm by Scott Kacsmar

10 Jan 2015, 05:55pm by Scott Kacsmar

Dick LeBeau Resigns in Pittsburgh

Dick LeBeau resigns after spending the last 11 seasons as defensive coordinator of the Pittsburgh Steelers. (Click to read more.)

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07 Jan 2015, 05:49am by Scott Kacsmar

ESPN: Divisional Round Fantasy Matchups

Is Aaron Rodgers the most valuable quarterback this weekend given the Dallas pass defense is the only remaining unit not ranked in the top 15? Can you afford to start any running backs besides the four studs playing below-average run defenses? Is Emmanuel Sanders a better investment than Demaryius Thomas and T.Y. Hilton? Can we trust Julius Thomas to regain his dominant form, or is the pricey Rob Gronkowski the safest bet for tight end dominance? We answer these questions and rank our picks for salary-cap leagues for divisional weekend.

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05 Jan 2015, 02:40pm by Scott Kacsmar

Clutch Encounters: Wild-Card Round

Tony Romo delivers again for Dallas. Also: FOX uses the first GWD opportunity graphic and the Ravens show the Steelers that one-dimensional offense works as long as you still play defense.

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02 Jan 2015, 05:10pm by Scott Kacsmar

Saturday Wild Card Playoff Preview 2015

Wild-card weekend kicks off with a matchup featuring two of the worst playoff teams you'll ever see. Old rivals then face off once more that night.

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31 Dec 2014, 12:26pm by Scott Kacsmar

ESPN: Wild Card Fantasy Matchups

If you could only pick one this week: Dez Bryant or Calvin Johnson? Is Ryan Lindley a bargain to load up on the wide receivers, or is he destined for single-digit points? Is DeMarco Murray too expensive against the best run defense now that Ndamukong Suh is allowed to play? Should we even bother looking at any Pittsburgh running back this week? We answer these questions and more to help set up your rosters for salary-cap leagues for this Wild Card weekend.

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30 Dec 2014, 04:49pm by Scott Kacsmar

Clutch Encounters: Season Review/Week 17

How did your team fare in close games this season? We also recap Week 17 with its AFC North drama, another Lions letdown, the Rams' incredible bad luck and a farewell to Captain Comeback.

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24 Dec 2014, 03:14am by Scott Kacsmar

ESPN: Week 17 Fantasy Matchups

This is probably the week to avoid fantasy players from the Patriots and Colts with those teams locked into their playoff seed. Some of our favorite Week 17 matchups for salary-cap leagues include Cam Newton, Teddy Bridgewater, Justin Forsett and Terrance Williams.

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