Fumbling my way toward understanding a football-obsessed kid – Chicago Tribune

Ever since my kids have been old enough to play team sports, we’ve had the great good fortune of wonderful, low-stress coaches. No bullies, no yellers, no grandstanders. Just generous grown-ups who volunteer to spend their free time shaping little people into good athletes and, more important, good sports. Every once in a while, we’ll […]

Tennessee Vols take tougher stance on football toughness – Knoxville News Sentinel

Tennessee Vols take tougher stance on football toughness – Knoxville News Sentinel

x Embed x Share CLOSE Butch Jones addresses the media August 13, 2017 Saul Young/News Sentinel Tennessee Assistant Head Coach / Running Backs Robert Gillespie’s face hits the pad as Tennessee’s running back Trey Coleman (24) runs through during Tennessee fall football practice at Anderson Training Facility in Knoxville, Tennessee on Friday, August 4, 2017.(Photo: […]

Fantasy Football Marathon diary: Following Matthew Berry – ESPN

Fantasy Football Marathon diary: Following Matthew Berry – ESPN

3:56 PM ET Facebook Twitter Facebook Messenger Pinterest Email print comment Well, I survived my first marathon this week. No, I didn’t run 26.2 miles, something that I’d still like to accomplish one day. This was ESPN’s 28-hour Fantasy Football Marathon, and I had a front-row seat, attached at the hip to Matthew Berry for […]

The Fantasy Football Road Map – The Ringer (blog)

The Fantasy Football Road Map – The Ringer (blog)

I’m fortunate to have the opportunity to write about football professionally, to spend the vast majority of my days nerding out over NFL players, teams, schemes, and strategies. But despite the ridiculous amount of time I dedicate to thinking about the sport, any knowledge I’ve gained has yet to translate to where it really matters: […]

FANTASY PLAYS: Preparing for the 2017 football season – WRALSportsFan.com

By BOBBY McMANN, Fantasy Sports Network Football is back in full swing and that means the start of your fantasy league is right around the corner. August is an extremely important time for fantasy football prep. It is crucial to keep a watchful eye on player news out of training camp, preseason performances, injuries and […]