The Chicago Bears have launched what can be generously called an “inclusive” or “exhaustive” search to find a replacement for Lovie Smith. The number of potential candidates has soared into double-digits, and it seems that each new day adds another name. This much is clear. The Bears are looking for someone to bring the offense […]

The finale of Week 11 was not the powerhouse matchup that the NFL world had anticipated. Chicago came to San Francisco with Jason Campbell under center, while Colin Kaepernick got the nod for Jim Harbaugh’s squad. Kaepernick used his legs quite a bit against the Rams in that strange game against St. Louis in Week […]

The games of Week 4 provided a veritable laundry list of fantastic performances. You can circle to the ridiculous performance turned in by Roddy White of the Falcons in the narrow victory over the Panthers. He logged eight receptions for 169 yards with two touchdowns while tag-team partner Julio Jones offered a single catch on […]

AFC East: Patriots West: Chiefs North: Steelers South: Texans Wild Card 1 Ravens Wild Card 2 Broncos NFC East: Eagles West: Seahawks North: Bears South: Saints Wild Card 1: Packers Wild Card 2: 49ers Super Bowl in New Orleans Champion: Patriots vs. … Yeah, I want to drink the Kool-Aid. Everyone knows of my Chicago […]

It’s been an interesting two weeks across this sporting landscape. We celebrated that annual rite of spring, the NCAA Men’s Basketball Tournament. (You didn’t think I was going to say Major League Baseball spring training, did you?) The NFL calendar year started with a flurry of activity and big-dollar contracts. I’ll forgo the laundry list […]

1. Green Bay vs. DEN 2. Chicago vs. CAR 3. Washington at STL 4. Atlanta at SEA 5. Baltimore vs. NYJ 6. Philadelphia vs. SF 7. New Orleans at JAC 8. San Diego vs. MIA 9. Detroit at DAL 10. Tennessee at CLE 11. New York Giants at ARI 12. New York Jets at BAL […]

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“Defensively, we carried all year, and looking back at the film offensively, those first four or five games , it’s hard to watch at this point.” That statement says it all. Cutler doesn’t do many interviews, which made Thursday morning’s appearance on the Mully & Hanley Show mighty intriguing. Listen to his voice inflection when […]

I did the analysis on the FOX Fantasy Freaks show for 3 hours – here’s the summary. Bears and Pats win – and cover.

In the coming days, I’m posting a ton of audio, video, stats and insights to get you amped and ready to dominate your leagues and water cooler conversations for 2010. In the interim, I invite you to get the blood pumping with this first installment of the Freaks’ podcast. Dominate! The FANTASY FREAKS return