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Scores Report Sits Down With Falcons Tight End Tony Gonzalez

Antonio Gates- WTF?

If you drafted Antonio Gates this year, you know exactly what I mean. His stats thru three games have been pathetic- 7 recs, 65 yards, ZERO TD.

Additionally, he's being outclassed by older, less notable TE's as the top five in a PPR league will show you;

1) Tony G

2) Vernon Davis

3) Martellus Bennett

4) Heath Miller

5) Jimmy Graham

This week up for Gates and the Chargers, Kansas City.  He has accumulated 16 grabs for 267 yards and three touchdowns in the three games prior against the Chiefs.

It's now or never, A Gates.

Russell Wilson hysteria has short shelf life

After Calvin Johnson Who Is #2 Fantasy Wide Receiver?

After last season’s 96 rec, 1,681 yard, 16 TD performance, “Megatron” is easily the #1 ranked WR in fantasy football- but who do you draft #2?

- Even with five different QB’s during two years in MIA, Marshall averaged 83 rec, 1,100 yards and 5 TD a season. In 07-08 w/Cutler in DEN, averaged 103 rec, 1,295 and 6 TD.

- Since the 2010 playoffs, no WR has been more productive than Nelson. After a 15 TD 2011, some owners are scared he can’t match that production. But with Aaron Rodgers t QB, why can’t he?

- Fitz is arguably the best WR in the NFL- but in fantasy he isn’t thanks to another year of his career foreseeably wasted (or at least compromised) by substandard QB play in the desert.

- There are sexier WR out there, but over the last 5 years no one as consistent. 110 rec, 1,221 yards, 6 TD per season over the last five.

After “Megatron” is gone, who do you take next? I'm going Marshall.

Luck looks good again

Running back injuries shake up fantasy drafts

Ryan Mathews aims to look tough in this Twitter photo as he flexes his bicep and flashes his arm tattoo, but he got injured again in the first preseason game for the San Diego Chargers, shaking things up in the top 5 in many drafts.

Fantasy guru addresses this in one of his ongoing drafts where Mathews was the overall #2 pick before news broke of his injury. Now you grab him later as a value pick as he should be back by week 2-4.

Another injury involves Trent Richardson, who went #17 in this draft. It's not clear whether this pick was made before or after his latest injury news. Richardson, however, is expected to be back in week one. He'll certainly slip a bit in many leagues, but he has looked great in camp and should get a ton of carries in the Browns offense this year.

Don't Resist The "Double Tud"- Be Bold, Friend

RG3 looks solid in preseason debut

After all of the hype and attention from the draft and the offseason, most football fans can't wait to watch the heralded rookie quarterbacks play for the first time. It's only a preseason game, but I was anxious to see if Robert Griffin III passed the eyeball test. He did.

RG3 was able to lead the Redskins to a touchdown on their third drive, which should give Skins fans .

I only saw the highlights, but RG3 looked pretty comfortable in the pocket and he made some nice throws. Griffin definitely has a weapon in Garcon, but as Dave Sheinin pointed out in his column, the Redskins have some issues on the banged up offensive line. We'll all be watching closely to see how he progresses leading up to the season.

From a fantasy point of view, Griffin has those incredible wheels, so you know guys will be looking to grab him as a #2 quarterback as he should run for more than a few TDs this year.

Is Ryan Mathews Really A Top 5 Running Back?

Michael Turner or Marshawn Lynch?

You’ve got a pick at the end of the first round and want a #1 RB- Michael Turner or Marshawn Lynch?

Lots of talk surrounding Turner and that he may be “done”. There was a lull from week 11 to 15 when he had 1 TD and no game above 76 yards. But from weeks 1-10, and 17, he had 1,060 yards and 10 TD. He just turned 30, but only averaged 57 carries a year his 1st 4 years with the Chargers.

Remember a year ago Lynch was “done” too? The he went out and posted career highs in yards (1,204) and TD (12). Lynch is four years younger w/less wear and tear. But the recent DUI arrest may or may not warrant a suspension; we’ll know in August.

Turner or Lynch?

Rein“Vick”erated in 2012; Don’t Forget About Michael Vick

4 Mobile Apps that Can Give You an Edge in Your Fantasy Football League

No one enters a fantasy football league with the hopes of losing. While it isn't a real sport, the sting of defeat can be just as painful, which is why many fantasy football league enthusiasts do everything in their power to win.

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If the smell of victory is too strong and you wish to do everything in your power to win, downloading a couple of mobile apps designed specifically with fantasy football in mind might help. The following is a look at some of the top mobile apps every fantasy football league player who has access to one of the many should download.

One of the most frustrating things about fantasy football is that when you want to make a trade or change out a player you have to wait till you get home to do it. Those who regularly play in the ESPN Fantasy Football league don't have to worry about that. A single download gives league players access to their entire team roster in the palm of their hand. It's a great way to make those last minute trades without having to wait until you can access your team from a home computer or laptop.

The game may be called 'fantasy', but the entire concept of a fantasy football league revolves around how the actual players perform in games. This means fantasy football league enthusiasts need to stay up to date on the latest news and information. The RotoWire Fantasy News Center collects all the information fantasy football league enthusiasts need, and puts it in one place. All you need to do is scan it to see if there is anything that could impact your recent fantasy team roster.

Staying up-to-date on the scores of the game and what is happening in a specific sports event is important for fantasy football league enthusiasts. The ESPN ScoreCenter gives individuals complete access to minute-by-minute updates of hundreds of sports events and games. This mobile app is an invaluable tool to anyone who is managing multiple players from multiple teams and needs to stay up to date on what is happen. Just point and click, and you'll have the latest scores fed to you in no time.

Insider information and news is vital to enthusiasts who want to keep their finger on the pulse of the football world. The Pro Football Weekly Fantasy Football Insider app is the go-to source for the best insider information and news in the sports industry. Users of this app are fed straight-up information on everything in the fantasy world from potential trades, how players are doing during practice, and injury reports. Everything you need is right here in one place.

Don't let the thrill of victory in your fantasy football league pass you by this year. Download some of these great fantasy football mobile apps, and prepare to tackle the competitions and become the ultimate fantasy football enthusiast.

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Fantasy Impact of Free Agency

If you're wondering how your fantasy team will be impacted by the NFL's fast and furious free agency period, I've been writing daily recaps over at :

I've also launched , which will host my rankings this season, while my Waiver Wire Watch and Defensive Team By Waiver Wire (and more) will be going up on 4for4. about my new position with 4for4.

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