Scramble for the Ball

Fantasy football, the Loser League, and general goofiness

Scramble

Scramble for the Ball: Coaching Seats En Fuego
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Scramble for the Ball: Coaching Seats En Fuego

The Hue Jackson and Mike McCarthy firings have kickstarted the coaching carousel with a month left in the season! Bryan and Andrew look at jobs open now (in Cleveland and Green Bay) and potentially soon (all over Florida) in search of the best spot for a new hire.

42 comments, Last at 07 Dec 2018, 5:55pm by OldFox
Scramble for the Ball: Promotional Consideration
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Scramble for the Ball: Promotional Consideration

Andrew's weird obsession with the finest commercials America has to offer reaches breaking point, as the Scramble team takes a look at the action ~between~ the action on NFL Sundays. Don't touch that dial!

26 comments, Last at 02 Dec 2018, 6:40pm by nath
Scramble for the Ball: A Trio of Turkeys
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Scramble for the Ball: A Trio of Turkeys

A pair of backup quarterbacks! An NFC East showdown! A bazillion points at night! All this, and more in Bryan and Andrew's annual Thanksgiving Day preview!

2 comments, Last at 21 Nov 2018, 9:30pm by justanothersteve
Scramble for the Ball: Three and Out
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Scramble for the Ball: Three and Out

Could the NFL really lose all its players and bounce back in just three years? Bryan and Andrew debate the hottest of hot takes from one of the great sports statisticians.

17 comments, Last at 16 Nov 2018, 10:55am by jtr
Scramble for the Ball: Loser League Results
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Scramble for the Ball: Loser League Results

Bryan and Andrew look back at the first half of the season to reveal our Loser League Part I winners! No, they're not all Buffalo Bills ... just mostly.

14 comments, Last at 09 Nov 2018, 7:41pm by Lost Ti-Cats Fan
Scramble for the Ball: Livin' on a Prayer
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Scramble for the Ball: Livin' on a Prayer

Once upon a time, not so long ago, Bryan and Andrew made some preseason predictions as to the major award winners in the 2018 season. With half the season gone by, they're down on their luck. It's tough. So tough.

12 comments, Last at 03 Nov 2018, 6:38am by Mr Shush
Scramble: Where In The World Should We Move San Diego?
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Scramble: Where In The World Should We Move San Diego?

With the Chargers struggling to draw in Los Angeles, Bryan and Andrew sneak around the world from Kiev to Carolina trying to find them a new place to call home.

81 comments, Last at 29 Oct 2018, 10:15pm by Michael.Edits
Scramble for the Ball: Contractual Obligations
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Scramble for the Ball: Contractual Obligations

Reeling from their own terrible drafts, Bryan and Andrew take a glance back at the top fantasy prospects of 2018 -- and see just how many have fallen by the wayside.

35 comments, Last at 20 Oct 2018, 2:18pm by Noah Arkadia
Scramble for the Ball: Big Men on Campus
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Scramble for the Ball: Big Men on Campus

Don't you call them pudgy, portly or stout. Inspired by Week 5's action, Bryan and Andrew take a look at the history and high points of the Big Man Touchdown.

13 comments, Last at 11 Oct 2018, 2:09pm by Andrew Potter
Scramble for the Ball: Majoring in the Minors
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Scramble for the Ball: Majoring in the Minors

Without his time in the Arena League and in Europe, Kurt Warner would never have developed into a Hall of Famer. Bryan and Andrew go back to Scramble's etymological roots, dipping into the strange world of minor football leagues. With a bumper crop of leagues jockeying for position, will any of them manage to catch on?

25 comments, Last at 05 Oct 2018, 1:50pm by Bryan Knowles