Month: September 2020

September 29, 2020

Who’s Next? Week 4 Waiver Wire

So you blew your FAAB wad on Mike Davis and he delivered. What if you blew it on Devonta Freeman or Wayne Gallman? Well, time for some frugality and judicious bidding the rest of the season. Pero si se puede!

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September 25, 2020

Adentro y Afuera, Week 3

OK, Familia, we’ve weathered the storm. The Week 2 injuries are behind us. We’ve survived the 1,001 different scenarios we had to create to maximize our waiver wire pickups. Now it’s time to take these rosters, many very different than we envisioned just 3 weeks ago, and shape them into winners.

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September 21, 2020

Picking Up The Pieces: Los Waivers, Week 3

Not going to sugar coat things. This is a waiver wire period that could determine your season. If you were hit by injuries to Saquon Barkley or Christian McCaffrey yesterday, it’s time to pick yourself up and figure out the next step. If you didn’t, it’s time to pounce anyway and get some players to bolster your roster for the rest of the season. You can be nice to your leaguemates outside of the competitive arena that is Fantasy Football.

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September 18, 2020

Hector’s Locks, Week 2

Aside from fantasy football, primo Hector Reyes also has a passion for football betting. He’s going to go through his locks every week of the NFL season.

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September 15, 2020

Los Waivers, Week 2

OK, come off el fantasy football ledge. I’m talking to those of you who picked Michael Thomas in the top 5. This is for you, James Conner owners. Also, you who were playing Zero RB and patted yourselves on the back for getting Marlon Mack in the 9th round and heard he’d be the starter over the rookie. And there are those who waited on TE and snagged Blake Jarwin.

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September 12, 2020

QB Rankings, Week 1

This week has some prime time matchups of top QBs. Mahomes vs. Watson. Brees vs. Brady. Wilson vs. Ryan. And there are some tasty plays like Ben Roethlisberger at the Giants and Josh Allen taking on the Jets. And don’t dump dirt on Aaron Rodgers when he is taking on a very green Viking secondary. Here are the rankings for Week 1:

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September 11, 2020

Adentro y Afuera, Week 1

For the first season with Familia FFB offering fantasy football advice, we’re introducing a different take on the normal Start Em/Sit Em columns. Paying homage to our raza, we’re anointing this column Adentro y Afuera. In or Out.

If you’re Adentro, you have a good matchup where the arrows are pointing toward starting the player. Afuera, well, you want that player out of your lineup.

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September 10, 2020

RB Rankings, Week 1

If you were so lucky to draft #1 and got Christian McCaffrey, you’re smiling at the matchup with a Raider D that did not strike fear into any teams’ hearts last year. Derrick Henry should continue his 2019 roll against a Denver D that has been hit hard with injuries. Beware Saquon Barkley against the intense Steeler D. Here are the rankings for Week 1:

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September 10, 2020

WR Rankings, Week 1

We talked all offseason about how deep the WR position is. Well, on this list Odell Beckham Jr. and Amari Cooper are both in the WR3 tier (granted they have tough matchups). The guys at the top of the list have varying types of degree of difficulty, but some guys like Michael Thomas and Davante Adams you just keep up with the best of the best. Here are the rankings for Week 1:

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September 10, 2020

TE Rankings, Week 1

Who do you like more? George Kittle against the Arizona D that was the worst in the league defending the TE? Travis Kelce opening up against the Texans? Zach Ertz barely nudges past Mark Andrews in a week both have great matchups. Here are the rankings for Week 1:

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