The Waiver Wire 12/24

Posted December 24, 2019

Congratulations on making your league’s big game!  Having said that, this is hopefully the least read article I will post all season.  Week 17 is no time to be playing your most important game.  I’d rather try to do all my Christmas shopping on Black Friday while simultaneously day drinking.  Seriously, the chaos is pretty…

The Waiver Wire 12/17 (finalized)

Posted December 17, 2019

There’s nothing like making your league’s bowl game, so congratulations are certainly in order.  Of course, if your teams are anything like mine, they still need some maintenance due to all of the injuries.  In one of my leagues this week, I’ll be playing in a bowl–going for my fourth straight title, but I’ll have…

The Waiver Wire 12/10

Posted December 10, 2019

Now we’re getting serious.  If you’re reading this, you’re either hurting badly for reading material or you’re in your leagues semifinal–on the precipice of the big game.  And, while your team is probably a strong one, it’s always good to do your due diligence.  As I always say at this stage, it’s not just about…

The Waiver Wire 12/3 (re-finalized)

Posted December 3, 2019

Playoffs?!  Playoffs?! Congratulations!  It’s officially win-or-go-home time.  I’m glad you all made it this far.  I have six pretty big matchups myself this weekend, so I feel your angst, acutely.  Let’s dig in and increase our odds of success, shall we? Some of you will be more focused on winning now while others will be…

The Waiver Wire 11/26 (finalized)

Posted November 26, 2019

Welcome to Week 13!  It’s the final week of the fantasy football regular season.  If you’re reading this article, then you’re still alive, so congratulations!  For those of you looking at a win-or-go-home Week 13, I have ideas to strengthen your hand. As always, this is a living article and it will be updated into…

The Waiver Wire 11/19

Posted November 19, 2019

With only two weeks left in fantasy football’s regular season, it’s win-or-go-home time for a lot of folks.  Thankfully, the waiver wire has some options for those who are in need.  And, I know there are a lot of you, because the byes really hit hard this week. I’m posting this early addition now, but as always…

The Waiver Wire 11/12

Posted November 12, 2019

Welcome to Week Eleven!  I hope you are arriving here in good shape.  I suppose the fact that you are reading this means you still have something to play for.  That’s good!  I have some ideas for how to attack Week 11 and beyond, so let’s get to work! As always, this is a living…

The Waiver Wire 11/5

Posted November 5, 2019

After nine weeks of fantasy play, it’s time to brace yourself for bye week Hell.  And, for many of us, it could not come at a more inconvenient time.  If you are 4-5 or, gulp, 3-6, you are in must-win territory.  And, to be in that kind of position with a few important players at…

The Waiver Wire 10/29

Posted October 29, 2019

Get ready, folks!  With only five weeks remaining in the fantasy football regular season, most of our league races are coming into focus.  Most of us know what our chances are.  Are you fighting for a bye or are you in the wildcard scrum?  Either way, we have some ideas for you. As always, I’ll…

The Waiver Wire 10/22

Posted October 22, 2019

Week 8 is upon us, which means we are finally done with the madness of Week 7.  Was Sunday a bumpy ride or what?  Now we enter the home stretch of the regular season.  It’s a six week sprint to the playoffs.  We’re now well into the bye weeks, but we get a bit of…