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Happy Friday! You've come to the right place for a little almost-weekend fantasy football reading. I've been on the road a bit, including a trip back to my hometown of Arlington, Virginia, to visit with friends and family. Somehow the summer is moving ahead on fast forward for me, so apologies for the slowness here. That should just be my refrain here, huh?

Onto a bunch of quality links - some of which I've been gathering for a few weeks now, but really, in the preseason I feel like most content doesn't become outdated until we hit August. So read on and enjoy!

Comments

Unknown said…

Thank you for your insight. I have always wondered how a loose cannon like Mark Latham was made leader and now it is explained, the old payback.
What small minded people, hate makes of us all.
And as for Latham, here was a man who called George W. the worst president ever ( he was right there) and then knocked people over in the stampede to shake his hand.
Obviously a man of no substance which explains his weathervane approach to policies.
However, as a political commentator I find Mark both refreshing and entertaining. A candid breath of fresh air who, because of his perceived ill-treatment by the ALP, is even-handed in his commentary, unlike the hacks like Kroger, Reith and Costello who just read from the prayer book and spout propoganda, thus dismissing their own credibility of argument.
Anonymous said…
Welcome back! Hope you continue to have a great summer!
Alex
Bruce Banner said…
Love your site and can not wait for the 2013 Fantasy Season. I read most of the links, but also listen to Matthew Berry's Daily podcast. Are there any other Fantasy Podcasts that you would recommend listening to?
Anonymous said…
Hey Bruce -- Fantasy Index has a good one. Here's the most recent edition: http://ec.libsyn.com/p/5/e/a/5ea6f96bd000f269/130723podcastv2.mp3?d13a76d516d9dec20c3d276ce028ed5089ab1ce3dae902ea1d01cf8331d8cf5b9f2a&c_id=5897425
Anonymous said…
Very excited for your 2013 pro accuracy breakdown. It's so great to have two models to draw from between you and FantasyPros. Thanks!

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