Alert: Detroit and Atlanta play in London at 9:30 am ET. Be sure to set your lineups accordingly.
Alert: Reggie Bush (RB - DET) is doubtful and is not expected to play.
Alert: Calvin Johnson (WR - DET) is questionable but is not expected to play.
Week 8 Fantasy Football Rankings
- Peyton Manning, DEN
- Aaron Rodgers, GB
- Andrew Luck, IND
- Russell Wilson, SEA
- Drew Brees, NO
- Matt Forte, CHI
- DeMarco Murray, DAL
- Arian Foster, HOU
- Jamaal Charles, KC
- Le'Veon Bell, PIT
- Demaryius Thomas, DEN
- Jordy Nelson, GB
- Dez Bryant, DAL
- Antonio Brown, PIT
- Golden Tate, DET
- Rob Gronkowski, NE
- Julius Thomas, DEN
- Greg Olsen, CAR
- Jimmy Graham, NO
- Antonio Gates, SD
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Fantasy Football News
Tony Sparano to Derek Carr: 'This is your football team'
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Bills introduce Terry and Kim Pegula as new owners
A new era has been ushered into Western New York. Terry and Kim Pegula were officially announced on Friday as the new owners of the Buffalo Bills. What did Pegula have to say about the stadium situation? ...more
Cards' Drew Stanton (concussion) cleared for Week 6
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Eric Decker: New York Jets are still in AFC East race
The New York Jets have had a rough start to this season, notching a 1-6 record. But wide receiver Eric Decker thinks they can turn the season around: "I really feel like this is a good football team." ...more
Robert Griffin III questionable for Cowboys 'MNF' tilt
Robert Griffin III (ankle) is listed as questionable when the Washington Redskins take on the Dallas Cowboys on Monday night. The quarterback dislocated his ankle during Week 2's game vs. the Jaguars. ...more
Oakland Raiders activate cornerback D.J. Hayden
The Raiders activated cornerback D.J. Hayden on Saturday. Oakland's 2013 first-round pick is expected to be on the field for Sunday's road game with the Cleveland Browns. ...more
Dolphins activate Dion Jordan in time for Jaguars tilt
The Miami Dolphins announced Saturday that pass rusher Dion Jordan has been activated in time for Sunday's in-state showdown with the Jacksonville Jaguars. ...more
Jason Garrett: Demarcus Lawrence likely back Week 9
Coach Jason Garrett told reporters Saturday that second-round defensive end Demarcus Lawrence should be activated in time for the team's Week 9 meeting with the Arizona Cardinals. ...more
Titans' Shonn Greene arrested on resisting stop charge
Tennessee Titans running back Shonn Greene was arrested Friday night on a variety of charges, including resisting a police stop, a handicap parking violation, driving on a revoked/suspended license and reckless driving. ...more
Bucs' Gerald McCoy signs 7-year extension up to $98M
Gerald McCoy will be with the Tampa Bay Buccaneers for the foreseeable future. The team signed the All-Pro defensive tackle to a new lucrative deal upward of $98 million over seven years. ...more
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ESPN is one of the best sources for fantasy football information. They frequently "out-scoop" even the NFL when it comes to late-breaking news. You'll be able to keep up to date on everything in the NFL on ESPN.com with their power rankings, solid projections, individual player news, videos, and more.
Draft Sharks is one of the industry's leading authorities on fantasy football rankings, projections, and analysis since 1999. Their rankings have consistently been recognized as some of the most accurate in the industry.
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Ask The Commish.com is a great place to turn for personalized Fantasy Football news, information, and advice. One of the best features is that you can "Ask The Commish" and they'll get back to you as soon as possible with definitive and precise NFL and fantasy football analysis.
CBS Sports is one of the mega fantasy football websites and for good reason. Their award-winning commissioner application is fantastic with many customizable features. Both novice and experienced fantasy football players will find that CBS has great articles and advice each and every week. You'll also find superb advice and in-depth NFL coverage with CBS Sport's fantasy football videos.
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The number 1 online portal is also one of the best sources for fantasy football rankings and advice. You'll find streaming video, projections, and advice each week during the season. Yahoo also offers it's own gaming platform for both free and paid usage. Be sure to check them out each Sunday morning for their rundowns on who to sit/start at each position.
MyFantasyLeague.com is easily one of the most advanced league management systems available anywhere. Each year brings about new enhancements and this is why MyFantasyLeague.com is the winner of the prestigous FSTA Award for Best Fantasy Commissioner Product. They've been around for nearly 15 years and all that experience shows in the quality of their product. If your league needs the best, use the best.
Fantasy Football Calculator
Last year, Fantasy Football Calculator operated nearly 70,000 live mock drafts. Their ADP rankings were so good that they were recognized by the New York Times as the 4th best accuracy score across all positions last year. Now they're offering a free service that will save your mock drafts and predict how many fantasy points your team will score.
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Athlon Sports engages sports fans of all kinds by offering unique perspectives and opinions, by telling compelling stories of athletes and teams, and by making accurate predictions and providing analyses of all sports. Athlon Sports is redefining the highly competitive sports category by offering advertisers an extended mass audience that is largely unduplicated by sports or men's lifestyle magazines.
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FOX Sports is one of the mega-sites you should visit frequently. Daily updates on everything going on in the NFL with advice on how it may affect your fantasy football season.
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Fantasy Football Starters
Fantasy Football Starters has the fantasy football industry's first and only predictive algorithm that's comprised of four (4) distinct analyzers: Draft, Trade, Team & Line-up, designed to help fantasy football fans win their match ups over 70% of the time. The site provides a wealth of information for its users and their rankings algorithm is top-notch. It's perfect for both the novice as well as the veteran player.
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From analysis to accurate rankings, Mike Rigz and the gang at Gridiron Experts have everything you need to win your fantasy football league. Jody Smith has been recognized as one of the most accurate experts in the industry. If you're serious about winning, a membership at Gridiron Experts is a must.
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The Sporting News is one of the staples in the fantasy football world. Excellent articles, forecasts (match ups), and more. Look for their Fantasy Football magazine on shelves near you or visit their site to order a copy for yourself.
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NFL.com is the premier and definitive source for everything about the NFL. Michael Fabiano headlines the experts who provide their advice on the NFL season. The fantasy section of NFL.com is full of great fantasy football advice, videos, rankings, rumors, and more.
Whether you're a beginner or veteran fantasy player, NFL.com is one bookmark you've got to have.
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RealTime Fantasy Sports
Ready to take your fantasy football experience to the next level? RealTime Fantasy Sports is one of the oldest and most respected fantasy commissioner services. RTSports also has pay-to-play games, unique content, extensive player notes, video updates, free draft guide, mock drafting tools and more.
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For more than a decade, KFFL has been providing daily NFL news, preseason draft guides, rankings, weekly newsletters, chat rooms and more. KFFL is recognized as an industry leader who chooses to continue it's growth by fostering a site that caters to a variety of individuals but whose goals are the same: To stay abreast of the latest NFL news and fantasy content.
If fantasy football were a food group, the guys at Bruno Boys would eat it for every meal. You'll find their insight and advice each week to be incredibly valuable. They keep tabs on every update in the NFL and will explain in detail how it will affect your fantasy team. Looking for drafting advice? Look no further than Bruno Boys. Their draft tips and cheat sheet are top-notch. If BrunoBoys.net isn't in your bookmarks, stop reading and bookmark it. You'll thank me later.
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Mock Draft Central
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FootballGuys.com is an incredibly comprehensive site offering everything from top-notch analysis, draft tools, player news, and of course, the famous FootballGuys.com Magazine.
Pro Football Focus
The aim of Pro Football Focus is simple: to provide the most in-depth, accurate and thought-provoking information on professional football player performance available on the web. Each week their team spends hours analyzing games to provide you with information you simply can't get anywhere else. Every Game. Every Player. Every Play. This is more than just a motto - it's the Pro Football Focus way of life!
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FantasyPros aggregates and rates expert advice from around the web to make it easy for fantasy sports players to make the best decisions. Their suite of products and services include a Fantasy Advice Search Tool that collects and compares player advice across multiple websites and a Cheat Sheet Wizard that instantly compiles consensus rankings from a customizable list of experts.
If you don't know the name Kevin Hanson, check out Eat, Drink and Sleep Football. Hanson is one of the most accurate experts in the industry. EDS Football has cheatsheets, rankings, weekly picks, and an awesome podcast - everything you need for a winning season!
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Fleaflicker is one of the fastest, most reliable, and most customizable fantasy sports platforms on the market today. It's an ideal platform for both the novice player as well as the fantasy sports veteran.
Fantasy Football Xtreme
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