Football U.

Recently at the behest of a few neighbors I hosted the inaugural TFG HuddleUp event. The challenge: Teach football to a group of newbies (including two Brits) anxious to learn about America’s most popular sport. Step 1: Emulate a Sunday spread – guac, veggie platter, beer, more beer. Step 2: Make sure to thoroughly go over basics like scori...

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The world is becoming a more equitable place.  The Bush tax cuts are about to expire, the uninsured are finally going to receive health coverage, and now, the team that loses the coin toss in an NFL playoff overtime game doesn’t have to worry about the other team throwing a couple completions and kicking a 50-yard field goal to win the game without h...

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Suffering from a case of NFL withdrawal? Well, cheer up because The Wise Guy is here to give you a regular dose of, well, let's call it methadone.  The off-season.  When the past is merely prologue to a bright future of new players, new schemes and, if you're Jerry Jones, new botox injections and hair plugs. To "kickoff" the excitement (get it?), ...

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3rd year WR Rule There is a common belief among fantasy football players that most NFL wide receivers do not "break out" until their third year in the league. Some recent examples of players who blossomed in their 3rd year: Santana Moss, Chris Chambers, Steve Smith, and Javon Walker. ADP A report that lists NFL pla...

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