Can Peyton Manning keep things going on a short week?
The Bengals are squarely in the playoff discussion, but can they be Super Bowl contenders?
How the Jaguars warmed the hearts of a nation by fighting their way out of the NFL's basement.
Is LeBron still the league MVP? Who's the frontrunner for Rookie of the Year? Can Paul George win every award?
Can guys like Cordarrelle Patterson and Da'Rick Rogers win your league's championship?
Andy Dalton's been a week-to-week mess in fantasy football this season.
With Gronk gone for the year, who should his owners pick up in fantasy football?
Michael Floyd has the second-most receiving yards in the NFL over the past three weeks.
Gary Kubiak already lost his job, and these coaches might be next.
Who has been the most impressive first-year offensive player in 2013?
Will Maurice Jones-Drew have a successful night against Houston?
Jarrod Saltalamacchia takes his talents and facial hair to Miami
Former Padres' reliever Luke Gregerson was one of many players dealt
Is it optimal to always
Explaining the reasoning for the trade and the flaw in the system that made it necessary.
Russell Wilson's team has only lost once, but that doesn't mean he should be the NFL's MVP.
Doug Fister takes his talents to an already loaded Washington rotation
Knowshon Moreno's injury could make a big impact against the Chiefs this week.
Josh Gordon is a stud.
Jason Witten is easily the best tight end playing on Thursday. Is he the best tight end value for daily fantasy football?
What happens when you have to replace a top NFL quarterback?
Just like your favorite underground rock group, the Texans got away from what worked.
Which NBA drafts worst in the league?
Despite the acquisition of Trent Richardson, Donald Brown has been the Colts back to own in recent weeks. Is he an asset going forward?
Are the Cardinals a legitimate contender?
The Falcons were one game away from the Super Bowl last season. Just 10 months later, they're one of the worst teams in the NFL.
Is Matt McGloin a worthwhile waiver add?
Would the playoff picture be different if the Pats had won?
The importance of negotiation in achieving trade success.
Bobby Rainey, Donald Brown, and Michael Crabtree headline our Week 12 fantasy football waiver adds.
Trent Richardson's been awful since joining the Colts. Is this the night he turns things around?
Just like Rush Hour 2, these defenses don't quite get the respect they deserve.
Not pictured: The bags under Rodgers eyes. Seriously, this guy always looks like he hasn't slept in a week.
Is Case Keenum the answer to your quarterback problems? Partially.
Is Nick Foles a legitimate QB1 from here on out?
44.3% of Christian Ponder's fantasy total this season has come from his legs.
Where do Andre Brown, Mark Ingram, Rishard Matthews, and Tavon Austin rank on our must-have waiver wire pickups?
To maximize your chances of winning, it's important to understand what creates the value for your team. Comprehending your team's assets is the first step in this process.
Rob Ryan has his defense ready for Tony Romo on Sunday.
What will Adrian Peterson do on Thursday Night Football?
The Panthers might not seem like contenders, but a look at the numbers reveals a balanced, efficient team ready to make some noise in the NFC.
Nick Foles threw more touchdowns on Sunday than Terrelle Pryor has all season long.
Nick Foles, Case Keenum, and Aaron Dobson all make our list of Week 10 waiver pickups.
Darren Sproles fantasy numbers are down this year, but there's still some hope.
Can Andy Dalton shred the Dolphins secondary, too?
With all the stars out last night, which performance was most impressive?
Is Calvin Johnson a human being?
Is Marvin Jones worth the pick up?
The last time Tom Brady was this bad, Aaron Dobson was in middle school.
Is it one of the young duos or the old veterans?
Which players have favorable, deceiving, or damaging matchups and how will they preform?
After all the offseason moves, which team has the best frontcourt duo?
Mike Glennon will face an uphill battle tonight against Carolina.
Le'Veon Bell has sneaky RB1 potential.
Only Jamaal Charles has been a better fantasy running back than Knowshon Moreno over the last three weeks.
What's worse than watching an episode of Keeping Up With the Kardashians? Watching an episode of Josh Freeman on Monday Night Football.
Hey, Jim - use a spell checker.
The fantasy seasons of Lamar Miller, Hakeem Nicks, and David Wilson have been like the messy aftermath of indulging in White Castle.
Can Aaron Rodgers overcome a rash of injuries to his wide receivers?
Marques Colston is playing well, but a lack of targets is hurting his fantasy value.
Is AP's cost worth the start on DraftKings this week? You bet.
The Red Sox celebrate their walk-off victory last night.
numberFire Chief Analyst, Keith Goldner, looks at a key play that nearly cost the Bengals the game on Sunday.
Raise your hand if you're expecting Peyton Manning to play the entire game against Jacksonville. Anyone?
Brandon Jacobs just found out that his top comparable is Wes Ours.
Denarius Moore stands out in numberFire's advanced metrics.
Is Gronk ready for some daily fantasy football?
Jose Lobaton's walk off home run allowed the Rays to stay alive
Is Danny Woodhead a PPR superstar?
The Bengals scoring drive was key to their victory on Sunday.
Can John Lackey keep it going at Fenway?
Will Brandon Weeden hurt the production of Jordan Cameron and Josh Gordon?
Calvin Johnson is key in the Lions versus Packers game this weekend.
Will Calvin Johnson feast on the Packers secondary again this week?
Peyton Manning sure can throw a football, huh?
Can it get any worse for Big Ben and the Steelers?
Chip Kelly's offense is fun to watch, but the Eagles coach held them back a bit against the Broncos.
How Chris Davis's emergence compares to Jose Bautista's 2010 breakout
Is Matt Flynn capable of putting up relevant fantasy quarterback numbers this weekend?
Taking a look at the first three weeks of the NFL season, there's a clear trend as to who will produce against the Eagles.
Can Colin Kaepernick get back on track tonight against the Rams?
Is Stevan Ridley still the lead dog in the Patriots backfield?
Carl Crawford has been more productive since moving west
What the great questions of hip hop can teach us about the Atlanta running backs.
Is it time to bench David Wilson?
If Week 1 is any indication, Kenny Stills and Rueben Randle are both primed for breakout seasons.
More Chad Henne, please.
numberFire Chief Analyst, Keith Golder, looks at crucial fourth down decisions made by Sean Payton on Sunday
Was Julius Thomas's breakout Week 1 performance a fluke or a sign of things to come?
Are you tired, sad, numb, angry, depressed, lethargic, or afraid of the color orange? If so, you may be suffering from PTPMSD.
After Thursday night's game, I'm questioning whether or not Peyton Manning is a robot.
Is standard scoring broken for rushing quarterbacks?
Is it time for Mike Tolbert to become fantasy relevant again with Jonathan Stewart on the PUP?
Is Eddie Lacy a draft day value? Wasn't he really overweight like a day ago?
What happens when we give quarterbacks two more points for each touchdown pass?
How high has Kenbrell Thompkins' ADP risen?
Backing up certain positions will drag down your fantasy team.
Reggie Wayne knows what Larry Fitzgerald is dealing with. But can Fitz rebound like Wayne did?
OMG: The hottest, trendiest, most #hashtag-worthy fantasy football acronyms of 2013.
Jordan Cameron's Thursday night performance is moving his ADP closer to the single-digit rounds.
Take advantage of early-round quarterbacks by selecting their receivers.
Wait a second. Reggie Bush and Matt Forte went in the first round?
Is Danny Amendola worth his fourth-round ADP?
Do you want to play it safe with your first round running back this year, or do you prefer to gamble?
With Percy Harvin sidelined, is it time to bank on either of Seattle's wide receivers?
2013 regression? Sure, but Adrian Peterson is still the best in the business.
Bilal Powell has been through enough trouble in New York. He could use your support.
Rookie Andrew Albers is providing a ray of hope in an otherwise depressing season in Minnesota.
Was Rob Gronkowski's breakout season incredibly predictable?
Caleb Thielbar is just one example of the talent the Twins have plucked out of independent leagues.
Here are 10 innovative ways for you to take your fantasy football league to the next level.
Sometimes playing fantasy football with a bunch of noobs can be enjoyable.
Is Le'Veon Bell the rookie runner to own this season in fantasy?
All it takes is one injury and then some unknown backup puts up a monster year. Know that backup.
With Mark Ingram's third season approaching, fantasy owners are encouraged. But is he even the best fantasy value at running back on the Saints?
Marques Colston is a value pick in 2013, and we can determine that through comparison.
Wiseau's timeless classic could help you win your fantasy league. No, really.
Vonta Leach is a monster. Just look at the numbers.
Bruce Arians may not have been as favorable as we thought for Ben Roethlisberger.
Unsustainable efficiency + Fewer Carries = No Thank You
Does Norv Turner really use his tight end more than other NFL coaches?
You're still thinking about Jamaal Charles at No. 4 overall? Read this first.
Can Darren McFadden return to 2010 form under new offensive coordinator Greg Olson?
One of football's constants has changed. Larry Fitzgerald is no longer a top tier wide receiver.
Can Kamchatka really give us fantasy football insight?
We reflect on last season's most efficient rookies
Could DeAngelo Williams be making a return to fantasy football relevance?
If he's healthy, where does Andrew Bynum fit in Cleveland's rotation?
Bud Norris is due for a second-half boost anyway; a new team would be icing on the cake.
LoMo has the power, but Brantley has the all-around stats. Which wins out?
Golden State gave up Jarrett Jack and Carl Landry to sign Andre Iguodala. Was it worth it?
It looks like a done deal - but how does it break down?
What the numbers say about Ryan Zimmerman, Adrian Beltre, Jayson Werth and Jason Heyward in the second half
Ibanez's 8.1 percent homerun rate would be second in the majors behind Chris Davis if he qualified. That's unsustainable.
We projected records for each of Dwight Howard's potential teams next season
Want efficiency? CP3 scored .25 more points per possession than Eric Bledsoe.
Max Scherzer is just one of 4 (yes, F-O-U-R) Tigers starters who should make the AL All-Star Team.
After his abysmal April, you may not notice that Jarrod Parker holds a 0.821 WHIP in June.
Want to know who should be on the team? There's no Justin Upton if you ignore ballot boxes and marketability.
Who's our current most likely World Series Champ? Here's a hint: it's not the MLB-leading Cardinals.
Yesterday's 4 HR game was Minnesota's third at Target Field this year. They only hit 4 HR once at home from '10-12.
Harvey and Kershaw are the obvious names, but watch out for Jeff Samardzija.
We're not so sure that Max Scherzer is going to slow down any time soon. Buchholz and Corbin though...
Having to face King Felix and Hisashi Iwakuma in the same series troubles Oakland's .328 OBP.
With Paul's 17.3 nERD Score gone, the Clippers would be left crippled.
His current 4th-round ADP is entirely too high. But the 6th or 7th round? The numbers see it.
If Tim Duncan and crew can't pull out Game 3, they hold only a one-in-five chance at winning it all.
Patience is key in helping Lind to an unprecedented .340 batting average.
When Tony Parker doesn't have a single turnover all game, you know it's an unusual night.
Believe it: when Doumit's on, the stats say there is a good chance the rest of the Twins will follow.
If you don't know the answer, you clearly haven't been paying attention to the stats.
Watch out for Colorado: three Rockies make our optimal National League ASG Ballot.
Four of the nine hitters on our AL ballot have changed from just two weeks ago, highlighted by Jose Bautista's surge.
Stop me if you've heard this before: LeBron and Co. are substantial favorites heading into another playoff series.
Miami went 30 for 77? Don't worry LeBron, that will only happen less than 7 percent of the time.
San Antonio's title chances would increase 26 percent against Indiana instead of Miami.
Coco Crisp's return from the DL hasn't sparked Oakland quite yet, but Matt Keith says the potential is there.
Defensive rebounding and post defense led Indiana to a devastating Game 1 defeat.
It's not hard to become an elite receiver when every single one of your catches is successful.
Did you really think that 1.44 ERA and 0.98 WHIP would be sustainable? Not even close.
The Twins have two trade chips for pieces this season, but figuring out how much they'll get can be difficult to figure out.
Daric Barton did everything right in the Oakland system - especially drawing walks. But it was never enough.
A date with the Miami Heat in the Finals may not be that far-fetched after all.
Norris Cole's current .769 playoff eFG% may seem like a joke, but the numbers don't lie. Just don't expect it to continue.
Why OKC better watch out, how Indiana can beat New York, and other assorted playoff numbers.
Belt's horrendous .282 OBP is thanks to swinging at the wrong time and a lack of hitting luck.