Getting off to a fast start is critical in fantasy football. The quicker you compile the wins, the better you can position yourself for success later in the year. In 2014, Adrian Atkinson and Ben Bruning found that a Week 1 win put your playoff chances at 61.9 percent in a 12-team league where half of the squads make the postseason. Their research also found that teams starting 3-0 made the playoffs 84.8 percent of the time while winless teams after Week 3 had just a 15.5 percent chance. Go 4-0 and your playoff chances skyrocket to 91.6 percent. Subscribe to the Fantasy Football Beat on iTunes | Stitcher Here are six skill-position players who are expected to get off to a strong start and can
The recent stance by National Football League player Colin Kaepernick about standing for the national anthem is drawing a lot of attention to the customs and legal issues related to a person’s behavior during the anthem’s playing. Kaepernick, 28, is sitting down during the playing of “The Star-Spangled Banner” during the NFL preseason. Kaepernick told the NFL Network his actions were a protest against violent acts taken against people of color.
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