1. #152151
    Hall of Famer Rudy's Avatar
    Join Date
    Dec 2011
    Location
    woof arf bark woof
    Posts
    50,425
    Quote Originally Posted by dezzzR View Post
    I didnt have a good draft this year either. Next year...
    Well I'm 3-1 and in 2nd place in my division (Was in 1st place the first 3 weeks). But some of my key starters got injured, and I had to play my bench..and then some of my bench players got hurt, and I had to pick up FA's whom shouldn't have even made the bench squad.



    Sad Rudy is sad
    Last edited by Rudy; 10-03-2013 at 12:47 PM.
    Mood: WOOF!

  2. #152152
    All-Pro JPizzack's Avatar
    Join Date
    Sep 2008
    Location
    Poughkeepsie, NY. Heeltown, USA
    Posts
    35,174
    Quote Originally Posted by Rudyy View Post
    You can be rough if you'd like

    ok that was weird.

    Anyway, that's a good point. Offenses are just bombs away nowadays. Vertical offenses.

    And what is this "recommended overhaul"?
    for the past...lets say 4 years....I've said that the option for drafting RBs in fantasy football shouldnt be by individual player anymore, but by entire team running games.
    You can still take Adrian Peterson #1 overall if you want....but instead youd take Minnesota-Run Game or something like that.

    Takes care of multiple issues:
    Injuries
    RB by committee
    Breakout players/Waiver priorities being all screwy, unlike any other fantasy sport.
    Oderint Dum Metuant

    It's too bad, I'm too good....

  3. #152153
    All-Pro dezzzR's Avatar
    Join Date
    Jun 2008
    Posts
    38,661
    Quote Originally Posted by Rudyy View Post
    Well I'm 3-1 and in 2nd place in my division (Was in 1st place the first 3 weeks). But some of my key starters got injured, and I had to play my bench..and then some of my bench players got her, and I had to pick up FA's whom shouldn't have even made the bench squad.



    Sad Rudy is sad
    Yea injuries always get me too.

  4. #152154
    All-Pro dezzzR's Avatar
    Join Date
    Jun 2008
    Posts
    38,661
    Quote Originally Posted by JPizzack View Post
    for the past...lets say 4 years....I've said that the option for drafting RBs in fantasy football shouldnt be by individual player anymore, but by entire team running games.
    You can still take Adrian Peterson #1 overall if you want....but instead youd take Minnesota-Run Game or something like that.

    Takes care of multiple issues:
    Injuries
    RB by committee
    Breakout players/Waiver priorities being all screwy, unlike any other fantasy sport.
    I want to like it, but its not specific enough, too general. Whats stopping them from doing that with the passing game, qbs...

  5. #152155
    Hall of Famer Morehead State's Avatar
    Join Date
    Mar 2007
    Location
    Westfield, MA
    Posts
    60,284
    Quote Originally Posted by Rudyy View Post
    Well I'm 3-1 and in 2nd place in my division (Was in 1st place the first 3 weeks). But some of my key starters got injured, and I had to play my bench..and then some of my bench players got her, and I had to pick up FA's whom shouldn't have even made the bench squad.



    Sad Rudy is sad
    Don't tell them about "the trade" Rudy.

    MY lips are sealed.
    "Typical Morehead!"..................and he didn't even mean that as a compliment..

  6. #152156
    All-Pro JPizzack's Avatar
    Join Date
    Sep 2008
    Location
    Poughkeepsie, NY. Heeltown, USA
    Posts
    35,174
    Quote Originally Posted by dezzzR View Post
    I want to like it, but its not specific enough, too general. Whats stopping them from doing that with the passing game, qbs...
    You make a good point....BUT ....there's no such thing as WR by committee....just teams with good WRs, and teams without. lol
    Sure there are certain situations where youd go with 4WR sets, and MAYBE that 4th guy gets a look over the #1....but, i dont think it's nearly as prevolent as it is in fantasy's RB situation.
    McFadden...great RB....totally injury prone. So unless you get lucky enough to scap up the handcuff without giving up too early of a pick,when he goes down, youre done for awhile. This is particularly painful in 12-team formats. At least in 10mans you might get lucky on teh same day pickup.
    Oderint Dum Metuant

    It's too bad, I'm too good....

  7. #152157
    Hall of Famer Rudy's Avatar
    Join Date
    Dec 2011
    Location
    woof arf bark woof
    Posts
    50,425
    Quote Originally Posted by JPizzack View Post
    for the past...lets say 4 years....I've said that the option for drafting RBs in fantasy football shouldnt be by individual player anymore, but by entire team running games.
    You can still take Adrian Peterson #1 overall if you want....but instead youd take Minnesota-Run Game or something like that.

    Takes care of multiple issues:
    Injuries
    RB by committee
    Breakout players/Waiver priorities being all screwy, unlike any other fantasy sport.
    Oooooh that makes sense.

    But wouldn't you have to do that for WR's too?
    Mood: WOOF!

  8. #152158
    Hall of Famer Rudy's Avatar
    Join Date
    Dec 2011
    Location
    woof arf bark woof
    Posts
    50,425
    Quote Originally Posted by Morehead State View Post
    Don't tell them about "the trade" Rudy.

    MY lips are sealed.
    It's a secret??
    Mood: WOOF!

  9. #152159
    All-Pro JPizzack's Avatar
    Join Date
    Sep 2008
    Location
    Poughkeepsie, NY. Heeltown, USA
    Posts
    35,174
    Quote Originally Posted by Rudyy View Post
    Oooooh that makes sense.

    But wouldn't you have to do that for WR's too?
    see above post.
    Oderint Dum Metuant

    It's too bad, I'm too good....

  10. #152160
    Hall of Famer Morehead State's Avatar
    Join Date
    Mar 2007
    Location
    Westfield, MA
    Posts
    60,284
    Quote Originally Posted by JPizzack View Post
    for the past...lets say 4 years....I've said that the option for drafting RBs in fantasy football shouldnt be by individual player anymore, but by entire team running games.
    You can still take Adrian Peterson #1 overall if you want....but instead youd take Minnesota-Run Game or something like that.

    Takes care of multiple issues:
    Injuries
    RB by committee
    Breakout players/Waiver priorities being all screwy, unlike any other fantasy sport.
    Why would you want to do any of these things.
    Takes the nuance out of playing.
    "Typical Morehead!"..................and he didn't even mean that as a compliment..

Tags for this Thread

Posting Permissions

  • You may not post new threads
  • You may not post replies
  • You may not post attachments
  • You may not edit your posts