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21 Dec 2005, 03:01pm by scramble

Scramble for the Ball: Skins Going Hog Wild

Al and Vivek, like everybody else this time of year, are looking ahead to the playoffs, breaking down the Wild Card races in both conferences. They're also looking to the current fantasy playoffs and the imminent conclusion of the ever-exciting Loser League race. As always, this is the thread for fantasy discussion for the week.

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39 comments, Last at 23 Dec 2005, 11:25pm by Beige Tangerine

14 Dec 2005, 03:57pm by scramble

Scramble for the Ball: Holiday Gift Guide

If you have an NFL team on your list, take a look at Al and Vivek's rundown of what they want this season. It includes a stockingful of coal for Matt Millen. Plus the Loser League system is back up and running, so there's a long-awaited update for you Loser champions. For the rest of you, this is the thread to discuss fantasy football as the playoffs begin.

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41 comments, Last at 19 Dec 2005, 12:57pm by cjfarls

07 Dec 2005, 04:45pm by scramble

Scramble for the Ball: Fuzzy Logic

No matter how much analysis of the statistics and breakdown of the game tape we do, we self-proclaimed NFL pundits are still caught off-guard by the unexpected in the NFL. This week, Al and Vivek look at some of the unexpected things that happened in Week 13. As always, this is also the place for discussion of fantasy football and Christmas coaching comics.

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75 comments, Last at 10 Dec 2005, 5:56am by NF

30 Nov 2005, 01:01pm by scramble

Scramble for the Ball: Playoff Smackdown

Whatchu Gonna Do When Al and Vivek's Playoff Predictions Run Wild on You? Our self-proclaimed tag team champions break down the chances for all the playoff contenders and make some predictions that range from the bold to the outrageous. Also inside: the 1972 Dolphins star in the latest Jason Beattie cartoon, "Indianapolis Intrigue."

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97 comments, Last at 06 Dec 2005, 3:20am by CaffeineMan

23 Nov 2005, 11:39am by scramble

Scramble for the Ball: Northern Exposure

This week's topics include the NFC North race and Charlie Frye vs. Johan Santana, plus a definitive answer to the question of whether Nathan Vasher's 108-yard return really went 108 yards. This is also your home on Football Outsiders for fantasy football discussion and whimsical comic strips.

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25 comments, Last at 27 Nov 2005, 3:48am by Lions fan

16 Nov 2005, 02:24pm by scramble

Scramble for the Ball: Midseason Scramblies

Al is back this week as he and Vivek belatedly hand out their midseason awards. Who is the Scramble for the Ball Midseason MVP? Biggest Bust? Biggest Surprise? And what the heck is the Jeff Kent Award? All that, plus a jam-packed fantasy mailbag, Best Bets, and Jason Beattie's weekly cartoon. As always, this is also your home on Football Outsiders for fantasy discussion. Late note: Week 10 Loser League scores now up here.

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09 Nov 2005, 05:53pm by scramble

Scramble for the Ball: Lollapaloser

Vivek and super-sub Ian are back breaking down Peyton's visit to Massachusetts, the Vikings' possible resurgance and the lost art of the punt. We've also got the results of the Week 1-9 Loser League contest as well as a look at T.O.'s secret plan to win back the public, courtesy of cartoonist Jason Beattie.

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02 Nov 2005, 05:27pm by scramble

Scramble for the Ball: Blast from the Past

For those of you who remember the days of Scramble with Ian and Al, well, here's Scramble with Ian and Vivek. Ian laments the Bucs while Vivek enjoys the Giants. Plus some bonus Best Bets, and in the latest Jason Beattie cartoon, discover the secret of the Houston Texans.

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26 Oct 2005, 03:32pm by scramble

Scramble for the Ball: Being Joe Gibbs

What do Joe Gibbs and Zach Braff have in common? They've both played the role of Chicken Little recently. Find out why in this week's Scramble for the Ball.

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20 Oct 2005, 01:23am by scramble

Scramble for the Ball: Oasis or Mirage

Al and Vivek debut (at least for this year) their fantasy football reality check with the dorky name. Plus, we learned this week that life is good for Ricky Williams but worse than ever for Onterrio Smith.

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