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This Week in Fantasy Football: 2014 NFL Week 6

Wednesday, October 8th, 2014
Branden Oliver has becoming an intriguing fantasy option at running back due to injuries at the position for the San Diego Chargers. (Photo: Jake Roth — USA Today Sports)

Branden Oliver has becoming an intriguing fantasy option at running back due to injuries at the position for the San Diego Chargers. (Photo: Jake Roth — USA Today Sports)

BBD Contributor: Doug Moore

Waiver Wire Pick-Ups

Mike Glennon, QB, Tampa Bay Buccaneers (Owned in 6% of Yahoo! Leagues): With Josh McCown out and Glennon having a five-to-two touchdown-to-interception ratio, Glennon would be a good add this week for those needing to replace Drew Brees on bye. Expect him to be a solid QB2 option each and every week considering how unstable their run game is right now and how much they are likely to be playing from behind.

Brian Hoyer, QB, Cleveland Browns (5% Y!): Despite many raving for Johnny Manziel to be the starting quarterback, Hoyer has been better than decent so far for the Cleveland Browns, with more than 1,000 yards passing and a six-to-one touchdown-to-interception ratio, despite having few weapons outside of oft-injured tight end Jordan Cameron. When Cameron gets healthy and Josh Gordon returns in Week 12, expect Hoyer to put up even better numbers. He could be a high-end QB2 come fantasy playoffs time.

Branden Oliver, RB, San Diego Chargers (14% Y!): With Donald Brown now concussed, Ryan Mathews out with a knee injury and Danny Woodhead done for the year with a broken ankle, Oliver will be the lead back in San Diego until Brown and/or Matthews get healthy. After he ran for more than 100 yards and scored rushing and receiving touchdowns against a tough New York Jets run defense, he is a must-add who could easily have another great week as he has an easy matchup against the Oakland Raiders.


Why Robert Woods Should Be The 2013 NFL Draft’s Best Wide Receiver

Thursday, May 9th, 2013

Selecting Robert Woods in Round 2 could go down as one of the 2013 NFL Draft’s best picks. (Photo: USA Today Sports Images)

BBD Editor: Dan Hope

The Buffalo Bills initially held the No. 8 overall selection in the 2013 NFL Draft, which was used to select a wide receiver.

That pick was made by the St. Louis Rams, who traded up eight spots with the Bills to select dynamic West Virginia playmaker Tavon Austin.

The Bills could have used that selection on a much-needed wide receiver, but instead waited until the second round. This was a smart move, as a player who will quite possibly be the 2013 draft class’ best wide receiver fell to their spot at the No. 41 overall selection.

USC’s Robert Woods was passed upon for the draft’s 40 picks, which included four wide receiver selections (Austin, Clemson’s DeAndre Hopkins, Tennessee’s Cordarrelle Patterson and Justin Hunter).


2013 NFL Draft Scouting Notes: Tennessee v. NC State-LIVE THREAD

Friday, August 31st, 2012

Bray v. Glennon and Hunter v. Amerson are the battles to watch (Photo: US Presswire)

Welcome to the Georgia Dome and the Chick-fil-a Kickoff Classic! We are here for the first of two days worth of games as the North Carolina State Wolfpack take on the Tennessee Volunteers. This game is loaded with prospects and the ones we’re scouting tonight are listed below. This is a live and updating thread with notes throughout the game so be sure to continually check back or just hit the refresh button on your browser. (more…)

Gridiron Glance: Week 1 – Friday 8/31

Friday, August 31st, 2012


Make or Break time for NC State QB Mike Glennon tonight! (Photo: US Presswire)

By BBD Editor: Matthew Elder

Welcome to Day 2 of College Football’s opening weekend. Today doesn’t feature as many games as yesterday’s did or tomorrow’s promises to but there are two big games on tonight as the annual Chick-fil-a Kickoff Classic gets underway with NC State v. Tennessee while Michigan State takes on Boise State in a matchup that is sure to test a new look Boise team. It should be a fun night of football as we work our way through opening weekend. (more…)

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