Writers of Pro Football Prospectus 2008

05 Oct 2005, 07:24pm by scramble

Scramble for the Ball: The Second Quarter

We hate to tell you, but the season is 25% over. (So sue us, we don't feel like dividing by 17.) Al Bogdan and Vivek Ramgopal use the occasion to revisit their preseason playoff picks. They also have a big Loser League update, since we know you've been dying for one, plus the usual fantasy football advice and best bets. Use this thread throughout the week for fantasy football discussion.

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29 Sep 2005, 12:24am by scramble

Scramble for the Ball: Pain and Suffering

Pain, as in career-threatening injuries to franchise quarterbacks. Suffering, as in getting no production from your top fantasy picks. Al and Vivek are back to talk about the recent grounding of the Jets, play the blame game for those responsible for the Steelers' loss, and answer fantasy football questions from owners in panic mode. Plus, Best Bets and a new Jason Beattie cartoon (not featured in the FOX version).

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21 Sep 2005, 02:48pm by scramble

Scramble for the Ball: Giant Expectations?

Oh, no. Al Bogdan believes in the Giants again. Vivek, well, not so much. Plus, frustration with Jamal Lewis, Best Bets, and the latest Jason Beattie cartoon. As always, this is the thread for all your fantasy football discussion.

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14 Sep 2005, 10:29pm by scramble

Scramble for the Ball: Kickoff Kraziness

Al and Vivek review the all the action from opening weekend, offer the usual assortment of fantasy advice, and answer the question "Who the hell is Frisman Jackson?" in the latest edition of Scramble for the Ball. Plus, Best Bets, a Loser League update, and the latest "Gil Thorp" cartoon from Jason Beattie.

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07 Sep 2005, 11:49am by scramble

Scramble Auction Review

Scramble for the Ball brings you analysis of just one of the many fantasy auctions that have taken place in the past week. Of course, this one features the staff of Football Outsiders. We've also got a fantasy mailbag, Best Bets, and the first Keep Choppin' Wood award of the new season.

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01 Sep 2005, 10:01am by scramble

Scramble Fantasy Draft Mailbag II

Al and Vivek return with more answers to your fantasy football questions. How do you deal with FLEX positions? What is value based drafting, and why is it so important? And what's the best way to set up a Yahoo or ESPN autodraft? Feel free to discuss anything fantasy related here.

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25 Aug 2005, 02:14pm by scramble

Scramble Fantasy Draft Mailbag

Al and Vivek are here to answer your questions about the upcoming fantasy season. Who should you take at #1? #5? Which rookie receiver is your best bet this year? Who are some cheap receivers to look out for in auctions? What do you do when your fantasy league makes you carry a head coach on your roster? Plus Aaron drops in with a few new KUBIAK projections. They're Crayton-o-riffic.

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18 Aug 2005, 01:08pm by scramble

Scramble for the Ball: What Were We Thinking?

Al and Vivek take a look at the results from the 2005 Football Outsiders Offseason Contest. They reveal the winner of this year's contest and discuss all the offseason movement in the NFL.

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11 Aug 2005, 10:08pm by scramble

2005 Over-Unders: South Divisions

Al and Vivek wrap up the third annual Scramble for the Ball Over-Under Extravaganza with a trip to the land of Skynyrd, NASCAR, and ... David Letterman? Yes, according to NFL geography, Indianapolis is Dixieland. Plus, find out if anybody from the FO staff is willing to give Michael Vick the benefit of the doubt, and the latest cartoon from Jason Beattie.

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04 Aug 2005, 06:04pm by scramble

2005 Over-Unders: North Divisions

Welcome to Week 3 of the Over-Under Extravaganza. Does anyone have an easier road to the playoffs than Pittsburgh? Will Brett Favre make one more run at a Super Bowl title? Will Cleveland win a game? All these questions will be answered by Al and Vivek in the latest edition of Scramble for the Ball.

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