GETTIN' GEEK'D (1/9)

Five on the Rise

Now that the clock has hit 00:00 on the fantasy football season, it’s time to get those fantasy hoops squads in tip-top shape. The 2010 portion of the NBA season was full of surprises, as injuries, trades and the fallout from the big summer of free agency opened the door for new stars to shine. Bargain-hunting owners who like to pan for gold on the waiver wire and deal for buy-low candidates have already struck it rich with guys like Wesley Matthews, Beno Udrih and Hedo Turkoglu. Now that you’ve got that new 2011 Puppies & Kittens calendar on your wall, The Geek will get you up to speed on the next round of players whose stock may be about to rise. Some of the guys on the following list may be owned in your league and others may not be ownable just yet. But they’re all worth keeping an eye on. CLICK HERE TO READ MORE

GETTIN’ GEEK’D (1/9)

Five on the Rise

Now that the clock has hit 00:00 on the fantasy football season, it’s time to get those fantasy hoops squads in tip-top shape. The 2010 portion of the NBA season was full of surprises, as injuries, trades and the fallout from the big summer of free agency opened the door for new stars to shine. Bargain-hunting owners who like to pan for gold on the waiver wire and deal for buy-low candidates have already struck it rich with guys like Wesley Matthews, Beno Udrih and Hedo Turkoglu. Now that you’ve got that new 2011 Puppies & Kittens calendar on your wall, The Geek will get you up to speed on the next round of players whose stock may be about to rise. Some of the guys on the following list may be owned in your league and others may not be ownable just yet. But they’re all worth keeping an eye on. CLICK HERE TO READ MORE

GETTIN’ GEEK’D (12/27)

The 2nd Annual Geeky® Awards for Fantasy Football

Hello, and welcome to The Geekys®! If you’ve not familiar with The Geekys, they’re just like the Oscars® or the Emmys®. Except that there’s no three-hour show. And there’s no red carpet. And there are no actual trophies. But aside from those minor details, this is exactly like the glitzy, glamorous award presentations. CLICK HERE TO READ MORE

GETTIN' GEEK'D (12/27)

The 2nd Annual Geeky® Awards for Fantasy Football

Hello, and welcome to The Geekys®! If you’ve not familiar with The Geekys, they’re just like the Oscars® or the Emmys®. Except that there’s no three-hour show. And there’s no red carpet. And there are no actual trophies. But aside from those minor details, this is exactly like the glitzy, glamorous award presentations. CLICK HERE TO READ MORE

GETTIN' GEEK'D (12/21)

Lessons Learned

It’s championship time in most fantasy football leagues. While two lucky owners prep for the big game, everyone else is picking up the pieces. Before you close up shop for the winter, take a moment to reflect on the 2010 fantasy campaign. There’s a lot to be learned from defeat. You need to pinpoint your shortcomings, figure out how to fix them and come back stronger than ever next season. If you’re fairly new to the fantasy scene, there are pearls of wisdom all around you. If you’re a grizzled vet, you could still pick up a thing or two that will take your game to new heights. I’ve been playing fantasy football for a decade and a half—and I’m still learning. CLICK HERE TO READ MORE

GETTIN’ GEEK’D (12/21)

Lessons Learned

It’s championship time in most fantasy football leagues. While two lucky owners prep for the big game, everyone else is picking up the pieces. Before you close up shop for the winter, take a moment to reflect on the 2010 fantasy campaign. There’s a lot to be learned from defeat. You need to pinpoint your shortcomings, figure out how to fix them and come back stronger than ever next season. If you’re fairly new to the fantasy scene, there are pearls of wisdom all around you. If you’re a grizzled vet, you could still pick up a thing or two that will take your game to new heights. I’ve been playing fantasy football for a decade and a half—and I’m still learning. CLICK HERE TO READ MORE

GETTIN’ GEEK’D (12/14)

2-Minute Drill for Week 15

Every single NFL game changes the fantasy landscape going forward. We need to gather the information from the previous week, decide what’s worthwhile and apply it to our analysis and preparation for the upcoming week. So while I gave you a slew of tips in the Playoff Preview columns, those now take a back seat to what we just learned in Week 14. It’s playoff time, people, and if you’re not using the news, you’ll get abused in your matchup. So here are some headlines that will help you get an edge in Week 15. CLICK HERE TO READ MORE