COMMENTARY | As the New Orleans Saints head north to face the Jets this weekend, they bring a lot of things with them. For all the hype the Saints get as a dynamic offense that can score 40 points as easily as it is for most Americans to put their clo..
COMMENTARY | As the San Francisco 49ers enter their bye with a five-game winning streak, a lot of articles around the football world are going to focus on how they performed in the first half of the season and what to expect in the final eight games. ..
Hey all. My name is Sam Mayers and I am a new contributor to The Fake Football. I will be doing a new weekly feature called “Film Room Checkup” where I will examine a few high profile fantasy players who had poor weeks to see what went wrong. There are many things that you can find on film that you cannot see during a game broadcast. This information can sometimes help us get a better picture on how a player fared and some of the issues they may have had. For each player, I will share some interesting statistics that I discovered on film and I will also present two or three notable plays. My first examination is on Marques Colston and his performance against the Buffalo Bills in Week 8.
It’s safe to say that so far this season, Marques Colston has been a bust fantasy-wise. He has had the worst statistical season of his career – by far. The emergence of Kenny Stills and the return of Lance Moore did not help matters this week as Colston finished with another dreadf..
Overall, Vernon Davis has been Colin Kaepernick’s top receiver. His 17.9 yards-per-reception leads all qualified tight ends, while his seven scores trail only Jimmy Graham of the New Orleans Saints and Julius Thomas of the Denver Broncos. Patrick Wil..
NEW ORLEANS (6-1) at NEW YORK JETS (4-4)
Saints take on the Jets at MetLife Stadium on Sunday
SAN DIEGO (4-3) At WASHINGTON (2-5)
Had 21 tackles, second leading tackler for Arizona Cardinals
New Orleans Saints question of the day
Under the photo of Rob were the words, “SORRY ABOUT THAT JETS,” referencing how the Saints let the Jets down by coming up just short in a devastating 30-27 loss to New York’s divisional rival, the New England Patriots, a few weeks ago. Under Rex’s photo was a continuation of the message that originated underneath Rob’s pic, which read, ..