Archive: darren mcfadden

Current Exchange Rates: Week 3

20th of September, 2012

First of all, hello. My name is Ladd Davies. I write for, and JJ has asked me to contribute to this awesome fantasy resource that is I will be giving you my weekly “buy low” / “sell high” players in the world of fake football. I’m excited to join and look forward to […]

5 Invalid Claims About 2012 Running Backs

22nd of August, 2012

With so much preparation, expert analysis and researching of fantasy players in August, I figured “Hey, maybe I should talk about some of the idiotic claims people are making about running backs this year.” I did this exercise about a month ago with receivers, so instead of any sort of interesting preface or introduction, I’ll […]

Risk, Reward and 2012 First-Round Running Backs

13th of August, 2012

The concern over drafting a running back in the first round is rising. With the injury to Ryan Mathews, the knee problems with Trent Richardson and the off-the-field concerns with Marshawn Lynch…we’re scared. We don’t want to draft a player that’s not going to produce first round numbers. However, we tend to forget that every […]

32 Teams in 32 Days: Oakland Raiders

26th of July, 2012

Mike Brown finally gave in. He traded Carson Palmer to Oakland. 2011 marked the year that the Carson Palmer era began in Oakland. It wasn’t the prettiest quarterback performance we’d ever seen. But to be fair, he didn’t have OTAs, a training camp, or a pre-season. So should we really conclude his value by looking […]