Articles by Alex Levin

Starts and Fades: Week 14

Last week was the type of week that proves the mantra “any given weekend.” The Cowboys stunned the Saints on Thursday, the NFC North took a beating as the Bears and [...]

Starts and Fades: Week 13

This season continues to chug along as the most prolific offensive season in NFL history. Here’s another fun stat showing just how ridiculous it’s been; last week [...]

Starts and Fades: Week 12

How about that Monday night game? That was the first time in NFL history that both teams scored over 50 points. In total, there were 10 passing touchdowns, 1 rushing touchdown [...]

Starts and Fades: Week 11

Well that was an interesting week. The Steelers and Saints each dropped 50-burgers on each other’s division opponents and the Bills’ feeble offense put up 41 of [...]

Starts and Fades: Week 10

No season in NFL history has seen as much offense as this season. The league as a whole is currently on pace to beat both the previous yardage and scoring records, and by decent [...]

Starts and Fades: Week 9

Sorry we’re a little late this week – sometimes real life gets in the way of our fantasies – but better late than never! Speaking of real life getting in the [...]

Starts and Fades: Week 8

Two weeks ago Drew Brees eclipsed Peyton Manning’s all-time passing yards record. This week, Brees became just the fourth QB in NFL history to reach 500 passing [...]

Start ‘Em Sit ‘Em: Week 7

For all the talk about the NFL turning into a passing league, there are a few names at running back that are really stealing the show this year. Todd Gurley, Melvin Gordon, and [...]

Start ‘Em Sit ‘Em: Week 6

Plenty of things worth mentioning happened around the league this week – as is typical in a sport with such parity – but the crowning moment of the weekend was [...]

Start ‘Em Sit ‘Em: Week 5

Week 4 has come and gone and the scoring bonanza continues. Record setting scoring, in fact. It’s a good year for fantasy football. If your team isn’t sharing in the [...]