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Like his tape or not, Funchess will play a big role in the Carolina offense

Former Michigan wide receiver Devin Funchess has been put under a microscope as an NFL prospect, more so than any other player in the 2015 NFL rookie class. His measurables are well known: 6-foot-5, 235 pounds — rather impressive. However ...

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Lamar Miller, his value and what his future role is with the Dolphins

Questions about Lamar Miller and his dynasty have come up often this offseason. Are you buying? Selling? Holding on to him until his role on Miami becomes more clear? His numbers from 2014 look great: 1,099 rushing yards, 5.1 yards ...

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Cleveland announces a shakeup on offense—again

According to an ESPN source, Kyle Shanahan has resigned as Browns offensive coordinator and the team has fired quarterbacks coach Dowell Loggains. Both were in first-year roles with the team. Cleveland made somewhat of a surprise move last year when ...

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Black Monday: Coaches’ worst nightmare

The NFL regular season is done, and as dynasty owners we know this doesn’t mean our dynasty teams are done until September. Today is Black Friday—a day coaches with losing records dread. Out of the bottom five teams, four of ...

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Players to stash for 2015

[tps_title]Cody Latimer, WR, Broncos[/tps_title] When Eric Decker left in free agency, the team needed to address its No. 2 receiver need; they did that in two ways: Signing Emmanuel Sanders in free agency, and drafting Latimer in the second round. ...

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Players with favorable matchups down the stretch

[tps_title]Cam Newton, QB, Panthers[/tps_title] I know, I know, Newton has been a letdown all year. He’s been battling injuries since training camp and when he had an incredible performance on the road against the Bengals in Week 4, owners thought ...

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Rookie wide receivers making their presence felt

It was the year of the wide receiver and dynasty owners were moving assets to try and move up in their rookie drafts. The wide receiver draft class was highlighted by Clemson’s Sammy Watkins, who was dibbed the best receiver ...

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Welcome back, Cam!

After an abysmal first four games of the season, Cam Newton busted onto the fantasy scene with a monster game rushing and passing—against a great Bengals defense, nonetheless. He finished the day 29-of-46 passing for 284 yards, two touchdowns and ...

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Benjamin learning the NFL game on the go

Watching Kelvin Benjamin through five weeks is like playing Madden with a receiver whose awareness rating is 30. He’s a talented receiver, and he’s shown that on the field, but his awareness is low, so he has trouble catching in ...

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The running back shuffle

This has not been the year of the running back. Week-after-week we’ve seen multiple go down to injury, or suspension, leaving us scrambling to try and find a replacement. Finding a replacement is most important, but finding a replacement with ...

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