What happened to the Giants in 2013?
The NFL team reviews wrap up with the Super Bowl champion Seahawks.
Our baseball writers choose their favorite metric they like to work with.
Cordarrelle Patterson is at the top of everyone's draft list, but don't forget about Greg Jennings.
The Nuggets and Lakers provide a ton of value in what should be one of the highest scoring games of the year.
Josh Donaldson's production may determine whether or not the A's can win their third straight A.L. West championship.
An up and down 2013 season leaves Rams fans (much like their quarterback) with an unclear view of their future
Bryce Harper and the Nats hope to bounce back after a disappointing 2013.
The NFL's competition committee is thinking about changing extra point rules.
Robinson Cano is no longer a Yankee. Is he still the best second baseman?
Is this the year a mid-major wins the Big Dance?
Can the Snakes bite the Dodgers in the NL West?
Marques Colston is likely past his prime. Who will step up for the Saints in years to come?
Albert Pujols has said to be 100 percent healthy and ready to go.
Matt Cassel isn't good, but he also isn't Christian Ponder. So at least he has that going for him.
Can the Pirates continue to compete in 2014?
Was Yadier Molina's MVP-caliber 2013 an aberration?
With the high rate of first-round busts, should teams roll the dice and on taking a quarterback in the first round of the NFL Draft?
Randall Cobb was a high (and low) point during the Packers roller coaster ride
Is there a more fitting image for the Texans 2013 season?
Do the Cavs have enough to sneak into the playoffs this year?
Brad Ausmus' most important decision comes at the top of the order.
What do the Wizards lose along with Nene's injury, and how do they patch the holes?
Jose Fernandez is a beautiful ball of awesomeness on the mound. But can he hit leadoff, too? Please?
Do you need an elite 40 time to have an elite NFL season?
Philip Rivers had an MVP-like 2013. Was there more to love from San Diego's season?
Danny Salazar is primed for a big season in the Indians' rotation this year
A look back at the biggest trade deadline moves from the past decade.
Wes Welker finally left the board in Round 6, along with other aging wideouts.
The running back series concludes with a look at market value.
With so many running backs off the board, did team owners shift their focus to other positions?
C.J. Spiller finally leaves the board in Round 4.
Aaron Rodgers was selected in Round 3, but to an unlikely team.
Last season was bad for Milwaukee. Will 2014 be any better?
KC may finally have the firepower and arms to take the AL Central crown.
Remember Julio Jones? He'll be back in 2014.
Will the Pirates surprise or disappoint this year?
There was less charming and more harming done in Baltimore in 2013.
Will A.J. Burnett continue his surge in Philadelphia?
Darrelle Revis was one of the few bright spots of the Bucs in 2013.
Did Peyton Manning get selected in the first round?
Can the Indians dethrone the Tigers in the AL Central?
When should John Elway wave goodbye to Manning and start building for the future?
Miguel Cabrera looks to help the Tigers four-peat as AL Central champs in 2014.
Chris Johnson has more than likely played his final snap with the Titans
Losing Prince Fielder will mean fewer home runs in Detroit, but we think it was still a great move for the Tigers.
Randy Moss contributed a lot to the Patriots 2007, but did they perform better than the 2013 Broncos?
Big Al has been the definition of BIG this year for the 'Cats, so why doesn't anybody care?
While Byron Buxton may be destine for greatness, the 2014 Twins are not.
How were the Jets able to go 8-8 this year?
Was Alex Smith considered good or bad for the Chiefs this year?
Doug Baldwin really didn't like Cris Carter's appetizer remarks.
Kaepernick did all he could to try to get back to the big game this year.
This picture of Jared Cook is from his Week 1 matchup against Arizona. It was the only time he mattered in fantasy football.
Matt Cassel's had an up-and-down NFL career, but does he deserve one more shot as a starter in the league?
Russell Wilson is even better than you think.
In the playoffs, is a suffocating defense more important than a prolific offense?
Seattle won the Super Bowl despite having the highest penalty rate in the NFL.
What can past winners such as 2003 NL Rookie of the Year Dontrelle Willis tell us about recent winners?
Will Marshawn Lynch hit 91 rushing yards this weekend?
Will Peyton Manning have a giant red mark on his forehead this weekend? Yes.
The All-Star case for DeMarcus Cousins and Lance Stephenson.
Will Russell Wilson throw for over 209.5 yards?
Jose Fernandez leads the group of the impressive young arms returning for their second season.
Billy Beane ain't no dummy. He practices what he preaches.
Philip Rivers has never played on Super Bowl Sunday. Is he the best passer in today's NFL that hasn't been there?
Was there any good to Buffalo's 2013 campaign?
With a depleted Spurs roster, can Duncan fill the void?
Will Peyton Manning get it done in his third Super Bowl appearance?
Norv Facts: His middle name is Eugene, he was born in North Carolina, his main hobby is losing playoff games he should win.
The Panthers were bounced from the 2013 playoffs, but don't count them out in seasons to come.
Moreno was one of the most effective running backs in the NFL this year.
Anyone else anxious to hear what his new vaguely offensive nickname is going to be?
There's great value from two former MVPs tonight.
Percy Harvin played 39 snaps this year. Now he's starting in the Super Bowl.
In this hypothetical fantasy world, fans would be treated to amazing basketball at every second.
Who were the 2013 Steelers? The 2-6 team from the first half of the season, or the team that finished 6-2 over their final eight games?
Which was a bigger wreck, the team's PR or its play on the field?
Mike Pettine has a great defensive background.
The offense has enough pieces, but is there enough cap room to bolster the defense?
(Part II of II) What if we used advanced metrics to determine the NBA All-Star teams? Here are the Western Conference results...
LeSean McCoy's been one of the most consistent running backs over the last two seasons, despite his injuries in 2012.
(Part I of II) What if we used advanced metrics to determine the NBA All-Star teams? In part one, we take a look at the Eastern Conference results...
Despite Super Bowl aspirations, did the 2013 Patriots actually overachieve?
What does history say about games played versus who wins The Finals?
Looking at some of the most underrated fantasy footballers of 2013
Which players were good in fantasy football, but not very efficient when it was all said and done?
Where did our algorithms place Danny Amendola at the beginning of the season?
You don't mess with Richard Sherman.
The Bengals had one of the best defenses in the league in 2013. The Vikings... not so much.
Throwing side arm while off balance? Total frat move.
19 qualified pitchers did it last season. How?
Marshawn Lynch will play a key role in this weekend's NFC Championship matchup.
Greg Jennings after giving Matt Cassel one of his world famous piggy back rides (he puts the team on his back though)
The Jacksonville Jaguars took steps in the right direction in 2013, but not enough to contend any time soon.
Julian Edelman will look to tear apart the Broncos secondary on Sunday.
Jordan Crawford is going to Golden State.
Is Alshon Jeffery a future Hall of Famer? There is a first time for everything.
Matt Ryan is the best rookie quarterback we've seen since 2000.
Charles Clay broke out this season, but Miami's run game needs work on both sides of the ball.
Can Peyton and Knowshon get it done against New England?
Peyton Manning will try to best Tom Brady this weekend.
Pierre Thomas made a living catching the football this year.
Giving up first-round picks rarely works out.
Ken Whisenhunt is now the head coach of the Tennessee Titans.
You all hated Ryan Mathews entering the season. We didn't.
The running back value series continues with a look at replaceability.
Josh Gordon was great this year for Cleveland, but what about the rest of the squad?
Is Donald Brown key for the Colts this weekend?
In the third matchup this season, who has the edge?
Will Demaryius Thomas live up to his cost this week?
Can Cam Newton and the Panthers strike fast, or will Colin Kaepernick and the 49ers outlast?
The offense kept humming along for the Falcons, but the other side of the ball needs some work.
Knowshon Moreno should see more volume on Sunday than he had towards the end of the regular season.
Anquan Boldin is awesome, regardless of your fandom.
Have we seen this movie before?
How accurate were numberFire's preseason quarterback rankings?
The Cardinals had a top ten defense in 2013, but what happened to their offense?
Rebuilding or Contending? This year, it was hard to tell.
A look at the Toronto Raptors and their post-Rudy Gay ascent to relevance
Why is Matt Asiata part of this running back series?
Where do Sunday's wild-card teams excel and struggle on the field?
The heart says stay, stay, stay, but the stats say go, go, go.
The last time the Bengals won a playoff game, Andy Dalton was three years old.
Where do Saturday's wild-card teams excel and struggle on the field?
Peyton Manning broke every record he could in 2013, and has some incredible numbers to show for it.
Can Anquan Boldin repeat his Week 1 performance against the Pack?
It's playoff time, but that doesn't mean daily fantasy football has to end.
Le'Veon Bell's fantasy season was much better than his numbers show.
Will the Aldridge and Lillard be to much for KD to handle without Westbrook?
Should Rob Chudzinski have gotten fired?
Is Zac Stacy the best, or most valuable, rookie running back of 2013?
Larry Fitzgerald's 2012 campaign is nothing like Josh Gordon's 2013.
How rushing quarterbacks impacted standard scoring in 2013
Don we now our Christmas-exlusive sleeved apparel...
Despite receiving a more lucrative offer from the Diamondbacks, Carlos Beltran signed with the Yankees
Despite his tremendous mustache, critics believe that Jack Morris's playing ability is below Hall of Fame standards
Barry Bonds, arguably the greatest hitter to ever live, has been denied admission to the Hall of Fame due to the character clause.
The Orioles snagged Grant Balfour. Was it smart?
Is Keenan Allen one of the best rookie receivers we've ever seen?
Matt Cassel has emerged as Minnesota's best quarterback option for the future
Where does his 215-yard, five-touchdown performance rank in fantasy history?
Why the Bartolo Colon signing is very reasonable for the Mets.
A.J.Green is far more productive in his road whites.
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?