Scramble for the Ball

Fantasy football, the Loser League, and general goofiness

Sam Darnold Traded to the 2021 All-Keep Choppin' Wood Team

On Sunday, the best of the best go head to head in Los Angeles. While everybody else celebrates that, we celebrate the very worst of the worst on our annual Keep Choppin' Wood team!

NFL Super Bowl February 09, 10:40 am ET
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NFL Super Bowl February 09, 10:40 am ET
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19th Annual Super Bowl Prop Bet Extravaganza!

A tradition like a number of others! Bryan and Andrew try to figure out who will have the most receiving yards and whether Snoop Dogg will light up underneath a badly-drawn picture of an ape.

NFL Super Bowl February 04, 8:28 am ET
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NFL Super Bowl February 04, 8:28 am ET
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Burrow-ing Into The Year of the Fatal Flaw

The NFL's Final Four shouldn't be here. Logic, history, and common sense would say what these teams did last week was impossible. And yet, here are Bryan and Andrew, trying to grapple with reality anyway.

NFL Conference Championship January 26, 9:36 am ET
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NFL Conference Championship January 26, 9:36 am ET
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Chiefs, Cowboys Dominate Staff Playoff Fantasy Draft

Bryan, Andrew, and the rest of the Football Outsiders crew get together for the annual Staff Fantasy Draft! Can you beat them in the Best of the Rest challenge?

NFL Wild Card January 12, 9:02 am ET
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NFL Wild Card January 12, 9:02 am ET
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Jefferson, WRs Highlight Joe Thomas Draft

Their favorite week of the year is here—the annual Joe Thomas Memorial Draft! Bryan and Andrew select players from the eliminated teams to round out the playoff sides, celebrating the best of the worst and pointing out the worst of the best.

NFL Week 18 January 05, 10:30 am ET
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NFL Week 18 January 05, 10:30 am ET
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Mac Jones, Micah Parsons Highlight 2021 All-Rookie Team

Bryan and Andrew take their annual look back at the best rookies of the year! From first-round studs to sixth-round flyers to a slice of humble pie at quarterback, we have the best of them all right here.

NFL Week 17 December 29, 11:00 am ET
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NFL Week 17 December 29, 11:00 am ET
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Tom Brady, Cooper Kupp Threatening Records

Counting to 17 is more than challenge enough for Bryan and Andrew, but they're fighting their way though this season anyway. Others, such as Tom Brady and Cooper Kupp, are thriving and threatening the record books.

NFL Week 16 December 22, 10:28 am ET
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NFL Week 16 December 22, 10:28 am ET
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Micah Parsons and the Perfect* Pro Bowl Roster

Bryan and Andrew once again set out to create the perfect Pro Bowl roster. And once again, they find themselves utterly frustrated by the NFL's horrible ballot, by differing opinions on the Carolina Panthers, and by Micah Parsons, Inside Linebacker.

NFL Week 15 December 15, 10:42 am ET
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NFL Week 15 December 15, 10:42 am ET
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