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ArmyBengal    232

Soooo, this draft ended up being a risk taker for me and I didn't intend it to be that way. Made two mistakes in the draft bit one is an easy correct. The other cost me a higher rated player.

Oh well, my son is pumped up with his take !!

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COB    281
5 hours ago, ArmyBengal said:

Soooo, this draft ended up being a risk taker for me and I didn't intend it to be that way. Made two mistakes in the draft bit one is an easy correct. The other cost me a higher rated player.

Oh well, my son is pumped up with his take !!

I hope he wins the whole thing.

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On 27/08/2017 at 4:56 PM, HoosierCat said:

"I plan to stick to my strategy of drafting guys who are injured and players I dimly remember hearing the names of on sports center".

And there we have Mike Brown's Modus Operandi  :grin:

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ArmyBengal    232
5 hours ago, COB said:

I hope he wins the whole thing.

I would be pumped up for him to win it all just because I know it would mean more to him than any of us older folks.
He's playing tackle football this year, yes I let him travel down CTE avenue, and they are 2-0 to this point.
He loves everything about it.  I'm 5'7, so genetics are not on his side long term.

Oh yeah, Yahoo hated my draft as well.  Picked me to finish 11 out of 12.
Thanks Yahoo.....

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skyline    28

Don't worry, Army!  You're still ahead of me :)

Picking 10th was HARD.  From what I've read, you basically have to get lucky and hit home runs on a couple of fliers.  

Fingers crossed that my complete Homer pick of Mixon pays off in the long run.  

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COB    281

I picked 9th, not a great spot.  I don't fantasy football all that well so something like the 1st or 2nd spot would have been horribly wasted on me.  I timed out on a pick and yahoo picked me a defense a couple rounds earlier than I would have, other than that I didn't make huge errors.  Seriously considered taking Palmer in the last round just so he'd get picked in the last round.  Took a kicker instead.

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HoosierCat    362

Week 1 fantasy note: Bucs/Fins game called off due to hurricane Irma.

 

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ArmyBengal    232

Yeah, much like Mixon, I took a chance on McCaffrey from the Panthers. He just adds a dynamic to that offense that Newton hasn't really had.  If it pays off, it will be huge.  A healthy Russell Wilson was something I was willing to bet on earlier than projected as well.  Same with Eifert, who's top 3 when healthy.

You just never know.

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HoosierCat    362

Things killed by Kareem Hunt last night:

1. The Patriots' dream of an undefeated season.

2. Skyline's week 1 hopes.

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skyline    28
2 hours ago, HoosierCat said:

Things killed by Kareem Hunt last night:

1. The Patriots' dream of an undefeated season.

2. Skyline's week 1 hopes.

Amen.  What a nightmare.

On the plus side, I can enjoy this weekend's games without having to worry about fantasy outcomes.  Might as well call it now.

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COB    281

Skyline getting owned by the ball and chain, and Army's offspring is putting a beating on pre-season favorite Loch Ness.  Quite a week.

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COB    281

Even though he inexplicably picked him, is Hoosier allowed to actually put Jay Cutler on his active roster?  Can he really, really, play crappy old Jay Cutler this week against the force for righteousness and justice that is my team of champions?

For the Eagle Scouts that make up the roster of COB's HGH Farm to have to share the field with the likes of Jay Cutler is a corruption, a debasement.  The gentlemen on COB's HGH Farm inform humanity,  while Jay Cutler looks like he just finished his shift at a Valvoline Instant Oil Change in Muncie, Indiana.  

This is truly a riot against common decency.  Someone do something.

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ArmyBengal    232

Does having a beer help you at all COB ?? I'm making that happen and would be more than happy to have another in support of your plight. Nevermind, I'm going to make it happen anyway. This ones for you COB, F*CK Jay Cutler !!!

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COB    281

Ok, thanks Army.  That helps,

Sammy Watkins is on my team and blew up on Thurs night football, something like 22 points.  Great!  Until you read further and discover that he's now in concussion protocol.  They better figure out a solution to the brain injury thing, or the NFL will live up to its nickname - Not For Long.

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skyline    28

Alright, I've got myself set up at 1-3 just like the Bengals.

And just like them, I'm about to go on a tear.  Watch out, world!  :glasses:

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ArmyBengal    232

Boy I just keep playing the right teams at the right time. I can’t score points for jack but face a team that just happens to score less than me that week.

Sitting in 2nd place but Skyline sitting in 10th has more points than me.  This is one of those “Better to be lucky than good” situations.

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COB    281

If the Chargers' team bus drives off a cliff on the way to the game this Sunday, well, then Kevinz Krusherz are going to have a tough time against my fantasy team.

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