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MESA & BENNETT: Pick Your Players

MESA & BENNETT: Pick Your Players

The new political season in Washington is ushering in a fresh series of legislative battles as the 115th Congress grapples with various issues such as presidential appointment hearings, budget for 2017 fiscal year, healthcare, cybersecurity and tax reform. To track the big players in the legislative game, we decided to[Read More…]

by January 20, 2017 2 comments Commentary, Opinion, Opinion - Top
AUERBACH: Tis the Season for Fantasy Football

AUERBACH: Tis the Season for Fantasy Football

Well, it’s that time of year again. As the preseason draws to a close and the first day of regular season play looms closer and closer, more and more NFL fans engage in one of the fan base’s most popular phenomena: fantasy football. Millions of people play fantasy football year[Read More…]

by August 26, 2016 0 comments Sports, Sports - Top
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: 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: 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
FOOTE: Fantasy Football Offers Excitement to Sports Fans

FOOTE: Fantasy Football Offers Excitement to Sports Fans

It’s August, and if you’re a sports fan in the United States between the ages of 15 and 50, there’s a good chance that August means only one thing: the start of fantasy football. The games don’t start until September, but August is when fantasy football team managers can take[Read More…]

by August 6, 2015 0 comments Sports, Sports - Top, Sports Columns
LANZILLA: Fantasy Football Players to Target and Avoid

LANZILLA: Fantasy Football Players to Target and Avoid

ESPN fantasy guru Matthew Berry publishes his famous Love/Hate article every year, a guide to the players he claims will over- or underperform their current draft value. I am prepared to follow in Berry’s mold and unleash my treasure trove of fantasy loves and hates to you, my loyal readers.[Read More…]

by July 28, 2015 0 comments Sports, Sports - Top, Sports Columns
LANZILLA: Consider Different Fantasy Football Rules

LANZILLA: Consider Different Fantasy Football Rules

I’m a traditionalist. Well, not really. But I’m very traditional when it comes to one thing: my fantasy football league: . 10 For me, it’s always been 10 teams, standard settings, snake draft, the same buddies from high school, redraft league, and those rules never change. So when my league’s[Read More…]

by July 14, 2015 0 comments Sports, Sports - Top, Sports Columns