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LANZILLA: Target Weak Defenses in Fantasy

LANZILLA: Target Weak Defenses in Fantasy

As Week 13 of the NFL season dawns upon us, most fantasy football leagues are entering the last week of their regular seasons. It is a fretful time for most: You have either locked up your spot in the playoffs and are praying to avoid the epidemic of injuries that[Read More…]

by December 4, 2015 0 comments Sports, Sports - Top, Sports Columns
LANZILLA: Disappointing Injuries Cast Shadow Over 2015 Season

LANZILLA: Disappointing Injuries Cast Shadow Over 2015 Season

With most fantasy football drafts focusing primarily on running backs in the first round — between five and eight of the top 10 picks being running backs in most leagues — this year should have been the year of the running back. But, wow, it has been a disappointment. Most[Read More…]

by November 13, 2015 0 comments Sports, Sports Columns
LANZILLA: Trades to Make After Foster Injury

LANZILLA: Trades to Make After Foster Injury

Running back Arian Foster tore his Achilles tendon this week. It was tragic. Foster, one of the all-time great Houston Texans, simply cannot seem to catch a break from the injury bug. This Achilles injury, notorious for robbing athletes of their trademark quickness, could be career-ending. As someone who owns[Read More…]

by October 30, 2015 0 comments Sports, Sports Columns
LANZILLA: Charles Injury Shocks Owners

LANZILLA: Charles Injury Shocks Owners

There are moments in life that stick with you. For instance, I will always remember where I was when I received a text from my friend that Jamaal Charles — the key cog in my fantasy football roster for the past two years and this year as well — went[Read More…]

by October 16, 2015 0 comments Sports, Sports Columns
LANZILLA: Luck, McCoy Capable of Rebounding

LANZILLA: Luck, McCoy Capable of Rebounding

Three weeks into the fantasy football season is a good time to step back and reflect on the performance of your team and its outlook going forward. You are in one of two categories, the first being boasting a 3-0 or 2-1 record and feeling rather confident about your team’s[Read More…]

by October 2, 2015 0 comments Sports, Sports Columns
LANZILLA: Target Moncrief, Reed in Fantasy

LANZILLA: Target Moncrief, Reed in Fantasy

Week 1 of the NFL season has come and gone. As usual, it was full of exciting finishes, underdog victories and, of course, fantasy football glory and heartache. I am a perfect testament to this; I won my matchup by less than a point thanks to Cody Parkey’s missed field[Read More…]

by September 18, 2015 1 comment Sports, Sports Columns
LANZILLA: Check Matchups When Setting Fantasy Lineups

LANZILLA: Check Matchups When Setting Fantasy Lineups

As classes begin in earnest on Georgetown’s campus and students begin to worry about homework, recruitment sessions and applying to clubs, there is a silver lining to the busyness of autumn. Across the city in Landover, Md., and in stadiums around the country, men in pads are preparing for the[Read More…]

by September 11, 2015 0 comments Sports, Sports Columns
LANZILLA: Target Murray, Cooper in Drafts

LANZILLA: Target Murray, Cooper in Drafts

There are three types of football players that can help bring you fantasy football glory. The first type includes the stars — players like Adrian Peterson and Randall Cobb who we’ve all heard of and know to draft in the first few rounds. The second type consists of the breakout[Read More…]

by September 4, 2015 0 comments Sports, Sports Columns
LANZILLA: Injuries to Benjamin, Nelson Upset Fantasy Owners

LANZILLA: Injuries to Benjamin, Nelson Upset Fantasy Owners

I’m sitting in front of my television and inwardly cursing myself. Ian Rapoport of the NFL Network has just reported that Green Bay Packers wide receiver Jordy Nelson has likely torn his ACL and will be done for the season. No, luckily I did not draft Nelson in fantasy football[Read More…]

LANZILLA: Foster’s Injury Highlights Training Camp News

LANZILLA: Foster’s Injury Highlights Training Camp News

Last week I woke up to an urgent text from one of my best friends from high school. He is an investment banker in New York this summer, so naturally he was awake at the wonderful hour of 5 a.m. checking the news. My phone flashed and I saw his[Read More…]

by August 11, 2015 0 comments Sports, Sports - Top, Sports Columns