Advice

Fantasy Sleepers I Keep Getting in Drafts

Fantasy Sleepers I Keep Getting in Drafts by Utter-Fantasy Football Writer & Illustrator Doug Bowles I’ve had 6 fantasy drafts so far, 2 dynasty and 4 redraft leagues. My teams seem to have a lot of names in common. As for these 6 teams, I am either going to be very right at the end … Continue reading Fantasy Sleepers I Keep Getting in Drafts

Fantasy Football Sports Writer Invitation

Fantasy Football Sports Writer Invitation by Utter-Fantasy Football Writer & Illustrator Doug Bowles JOIN THE UTTER-FANTASY TEAM Fantasy Sports Writers Invitation Do you have a passion for fantasy football? I know you do, and perhaps you also have the skills and passion to write about it. If you think you might, Utter-Fantasy would love to … Continue reading Fantasy Football Sports Writer Invitation

To Hell With RBBC

To Hell With RBBC by Utter-Fantasy Writer & Illustrator Doug Bowles   I have addressed the vile F_____subject of “Running Back By Committee” before, but every year the dialogue changes a little or a lot, so here is my 2016 profanity-laced tirade on “RBBC”….( and if you’re sensitive, you may want to skip this piece….as … Continue reading To Hell With RBBC

New York Giants Team Profile 2016

New York Giants Team Profile 2016 by Utter-Fantasy Writer & Illustrator Doug Bowles After 12 years of being the New York Giants head coach, ol’ grumpy pants is out ( forced to “resign”). Tom Coughlin’s run in New York was a good one, having only 4 losing seasons out of the 12, and two Super … Continue reading New York Giants Team Profile 2016

Start Em Sit Em Week 11 NFL

Start Em Sit Em Week 11 2015 by Utter-Fantasy Writer & Illustrator Doug Bowles Like other fantasy prognosticators, below are my Start Em Sit Em Week 11 NFL Fantasy Football players, minus the obvious. ( No one needs to read that I think fantasy owners should start Atlanta Falcon players at home vs the Colts … Continue reading Start Em Sit Em Week 11 NFL

Utter-Fantasy PPR Rankings

Utter-Fantasy PPR Rankings by Writer & Illustrator Doug Bowles 1. Le’Veon Bell, RB     PIT 2. Antonio Brown, WR    PIT 3. Matt Forte, RB     CHI 4.Odell Beckham Jr.,  WR  NYG 5. Demaryius Thomas, WR  DEN 6. Dez Bryant, WR    DAL 7. Julio Jones, WR    ATL 8. Jamaal Charles, RB    KC 9. Calvin Johnson, WR   … Continue reading Utter-Fantasy PPR Rankings

7 Tips for Drafting Your Fantasy Team

  7 Tips for Drafting Your Fantasy Team by Utter-Fantasy Writer & Illustrator Doug Bowles 
Hut One- Study, study, and study some more!- If you want to come in last place, just study for one hour before the draft! When someone at your draft hasn’t studied, everyone usually knows it by round 3 or 4. … Continue reading 7 Tips for Drafting Your Fantasy Team

My Peek at a Fantasy Mock Draft

  My Peek at a Fantasy Mock Draft by Utter-Fantasy Writer & Illustrator & Mock Draft Zealot Doug Bowles Roughly 4 weeks + until our first preseason game for 2015 (NFL/Hall of Fame Game- Aug. 9, Pittsburgh vs. Minnesota ) and when I am not writing or illustrating about fantasy football, I am participating in, … Continue reading My Peek at a Fantasy Mock Draft

CAUTION Drafting These Fantasy Players

CAUTION Drafting These Fantasy Players by Utter-Fantasy Writer & Illustrator Doug Bowles I’ve never had WR Michael Crabtree on any fantasy football roster. His first couple years in the NFL, I didn’t exactly avoid drafting him, I just didn’t happen get him in any draft. Now he is now one of those players who I … Continue reading CAUTION Drafting These Fantasy Players

Fantasy Champions Train for 15 Rounds

Fantasy Champions Train for 15 Rounds by Utter-Fantasy Writer & Illustrator Doug “Light Heavyweight-” Bowles Is your name Mike Tyson? If not, then you’re probably not going to win your fantasy league in the first round (and since boxing here is just a metaphor, it isn’t possible for even Iron Mike to win a league … Continue reading Fantasy Champions Train for 15 Rounds

How To Manuel for Fantasy Football

How To Manuel for Fantasy Football by Utter Fantasy Writer & illustrator Doug Bowles HOW TO GET STARTED PLAYING FANTASY FOOTBALL   Chapter 1 – What Is Fantasy Football? Chapter 2 – How You Score Chapter 3 – Ways to Compete Chapter 4 – Keys to a Successful Draft Chapter 5 – Managing Your Team … Continue reading How To Manuel for Fantasy Football

Whose Fantasy Stock Took Big Hits

Whose Fantasy Stock Took Big Hits by Utter-Fantasy Writer & illustrator Doug Bowles HC Jeff Fisher surprised everyone on day one of the NFL Draft by selecting RB Todd Gurley with the Rams #10 overall pick of the 1st round. Running back Zac Stacy was more than surprised by the selection…..he was “pissed”, and immediately … Continue reading Whose Fantasy Stock Took Big Hits

Can Fantasy Football Be Won in Preseason

Can Fantasy Football Be Won in Preseason by Utter-Fantasy Writer & Illustrator Doug Bowles The NFL preseason games might be boring for some to watch, because the starters rarely play much, but I think it’s the best place to find little known players that can make your fantasy season. 2009– In the preseason of ’09, … Continue reading Can Fantasy Football Be Won in Preseason

Whose Fantasy Stock Took Big Hits 2

Whose Fantasy Stock Took Big Hits 2 by Utter-Fantasy Writer & illustrator Doug Bowles HC Jeff Fisher surprised everyone on day one of the NFL Draft by selecting RB Todd Gurley with the Rams #10 overall pick of the 1st round. Running back Zac Stacy was more than surprised by the selection…..he was “pissed”, and … Continue reading Whose Fantasy Stock Took Big Hits 2

The Cursed Heisman Trophy

The Cursed Heisman Trophy by Utter-Fantasy Writer & Illustrator & Believer in Curses Doug Bowles It’s summer, but we had to get past a football-less spring, which can be a depressing time for fantasy leaguers. It meant that the NFL regular season was over, and even staring at a couple new fantasy football trophies on … Continue reading The Cursed Heisman Trophy

Shuffle Up and Draft

Shuffle Up and Draft by Utter-Fantasy Writer and Illustrator Doug “the Vet” Bowles On May 8th, 2014, New York City will again host the NFL Draft where all teams will buy in and come to the table ready (and hoping) to hit the jackpot as they select their favorite NFL prospects. * For the record, … Continue reading Shuffle Up and Draft