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Matthew Berry’s Love/Hate – fantasy football picks, sleepers, busts for Week 7

[ad_1] There are a few truths I hold to be self-evident.Bruce Allen must be fired.If you find a good gimmick for a column open, use it again.Mina Kimes is a rock star.Mina's life is about to be even more insanely busy than it already is, as she's launching a new podcast called ESPN Daily. It's a 20-minute podcast that comes out every weekday morning, taking a deep dive into a
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NFL playoff risers – Barnwell on six surprising teams, and what’s next

[ad_1] Last week, I wrote about the six teams whose playoff chances have declined furthest since the start of the season. Bad news: three of those six teams lost again last Sunday, which hasn't helped the Falcons, Chargers and Rams from their free fall. Sean McVay's team had just over a 19% shot of making a return trip to the Super Bowl before the season. Now, the Rams have just
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Grading the Jalen Ramsey trade from the Jaguars to Rams

[ad_1] The Rams rebuilt their cornerback depth chart on Tuesday. In addition to placing veteran Aqib Talib on injured reserve, they traded away one former All-Pro cornerback Marcus Peters to the Ravens and then acquired another in Jaguars standout Jalen Ramsey. It's clear that they didn't get what they wanted when they traded a second-round pick and a swap of selections in 2018 to the Chiefs for Peters; is this
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Fantasy intel for all 32 NFL teams ahead of Week 7

[ad_1] 12:43 PM ETMike ClayESPN Writer CloseFantasy football, NFL analyst for ESPN.com Member of Pro Football Writers of America Founding director of Pro Football Focus Fantasy 2013 FSTA award winner for most accurate preseason rankingsThe Fantasy 32 analyzes the NFL from a fantasy perspective, with at least one mention of each of the league's 32 teams. Though efficiency will be discussed plenty, the column will lean heavily on usage data,
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Hunter Henry among top fantasy football free-agent finds for Week 7

[ad_1] 1:40 PM ETField YatesESPN Insider CloseField Yates has previous experience interning with the New England Patriots on both their coaching and scouting staffs. A graduate of Wesleyan University (CT), he is a regular contributor to ESPN Boston's Patriots coverage and ESPN Insider.We were reminded of a lesson this past week in fantasy football that is worth storing away: the waiver process does not ever stop. This column debuts weekly
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Let’s overreact to Week 6 in the NFL

[ad_1] Two weeks is a very long time in the NFL. Heck, it's one eighth of a season. If you're playing well, it flies by. If you're losing, it feels as if it takes forever.In just two weeks, NFL storylines can turn completely upside down. They can go from "The Vikings are going nowhere with Kirk Cousins" to "Wow, Cousins looks locked in." They can go from "The Cowboys are
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Answering nine questions that could define the NFL season

[ad_1] There's very little settled in the NFL through six weeks. The Patriots are very good, the Dolphins are awful and just about everything in the middle seems to be up for grabs.We've seen teams like the Chiefs, Cowboys and Rams go on losing streaks, while the Panthers and Saints lost their starting quarterbacks and went on winning streaks anyway. We're supposed to know more about what's going on in
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Week 6 NFL takeaways – Are the Chiefs and Browns in trouble?

[ad_1] The Chiefs and Browns come out of Week 6 on losing streaks, and the Redskins finally got their first win. Minnesota's passing game clicked against Philadelphia, and Baltimore's Lamar Jackson was historic against Cincinnati. In the afternoon, the Niners made a statement, and the Cowboys were upset by the Jets.All that and more in Week 6's biggest takeaways from NFL Nation.Jump to a matchup:PIT-LAC | SF-LAR | ATL-ARI |
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Sunday’s fantasy football inactives watch

[ad_1] 11:22 AM ETAJ MassESPN Staff Writer CloseFantasy football, baseball and college basketball contributor. Author of book, "Yes, It's Hot in Here."To help you set your lineups and avoid starting a player who won't take the field, we will post fantasy-relevant updates and analysis here as NFL teams release their inactives lists, typically about 90 minutes before kickoff. Any rankings cited in this column come from our ESPN Fantasy staff
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Week 6 NFL game picks, schedule guide, fantasy football tips and more

[ad_1] The Week 6 NFL slate is stacked with great matchups. Our NFL Nation reporters bring us the keys to every game, a bold prediction for each matchup and final score predictions.Additionally, ESPN Stats & Information provides a stat to know for each game, and the Football Power Index (FPI) goes inside the numbers with a matchup rating (on a scale of 1 to 100) and a game projection. ESPN