Penn St grad, Bikini Model Melanie Collins has new Fantasy Football show


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Former bikini model and Penn State alum Melanie Collins has a job again. After falling down from NBA TV and Big Ten Network to Total College Sports, she’s back to help ramp up page views for Yahoo! Because one thing Melanie Collins does well is increase the page views. That’s probably why Yahoo made this move. Melanie Collins is not actually talented, or particularly good at her job.

Of course, I’m wasting a whole post here on Melanie Collins. So I’m not any better when it comes to journalistic standards myself.

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Fantasy Sports Games: When Betting Gets Virtual


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Most of us know about traditional sports betting. You predict the outcome of a sporting event and place a wager on that outcome happening with a bookmaker, often times online. In most U.S. states this practice is illegal but elsewhere in the world, especially Europe, sports betting is allowed and regulated. Most of us, too, will be familiar with fantasy sports leagues where participants build a team from real players whose actual, statistical performances are converted into points. Well, what if you could place bets on fantasy sports games? That might not be far from becoming reality: virtual reality.

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Got $1500? Hire Red Sox hostess Jenny Dell to watch a game with you


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Boston Red Sox television hostess Jenny Dell is kind of a big deal. At least in New England she is. And if you want to get to know Jenny Dell in person, and you have some disposable income, well you can make that happen now. Jenny Dell can be hired to catch a game with you for $1,500. For dinner?$750. Too rich for your blood? There’s a $99 Jenny Dell package – she’ll make a video message.

Keep it safe for work of course.

h/t Busted Coverage

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Old Spice and the Green Bay Packers Greg Jennings issue fantasy coupons


For some fans, it’s been rather frustrating to see all those Greg Jennings Old Spice commercials and not see the star receiver on the football field.

Due to a variety of injuries, it’s been since September 30th since Jennings saw live action for the Green Bay Packers.

With his expected return to the gridiron this weekend against the Minnesota Vikings, Old Spice’s official facebook page issued fantasy football coupons in honor of Jennings. [Read more...]

2012 Fantasy Football Preview: QB


As the NFL season gets closer every day, so does your fantasy draft. The Sports Bank fantasy football previews conclude with the quarterback position.

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2012 Fantasy Football Preview: RB


As the NFL season gets closer every day, so does your fantasy draft. The Sports Bank fantasy football previews continue we take a look at a running back position that has as many question marks as answers.

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2012 Fantasy Football Preview: WR


As the NFL season gets closer every day, so does your fantasy draft. Stephen Kelley’s fantasy football previews continue with a look at the surprisingly deep wide receiver position.

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2012 Fantasy Football Preview: D/ST


Football fans, you’re Christmas is right around the corner. Preseason games have already started and the regular season is right around the corner. Nearly as important, the fantasy football season is finally here! In the coming weeks, we will prepare you ready for the upcoming fantasy season by breaking every position. First up, we’ll rank the top the top defense & special team units.

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Tennessee Titans 2012 Fantasy Preview


The Tennessee Titans may have been the most average team in the NFL last season while finishing 9-7 in a rather lackluster AFC South Division. Head Coach Mike Munchak leads a young and dynamic offense which has fans and critics wondering if they have enough experience to make a run at the division.

Here are the guys in Tennessee that you should have on your list come time to do the fantasy draft. [Read more...]

Jacksonville Jaguars 2012 Fantasy Preview


There’s a new sheriff in town in Jacksonville and his name is Mike Mularkey. Known for helping in the the development of the Falcons Matt Ryan, Mularkey turns his attention to young quarterback Blaine Gabbert and a Jaguars team who went 5-11 last season while ranking dead last in offensive yards per game.

Here are the guys in Jacksonville that you should have on your list come time to do the fantasy draft.
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Indianapolis Colts 2012 Fantasy Preview


Rebuilding seems to be the theme for the 2012 Indianapolis Colts and for good reason. This is a team that went an NFL-worst 2-14 and ranked near the bottom of the league in yards (30th) and points per game (tied 28th). For the disaster that was the 2011 season, it wasn’t all bad, considering the Colts were able to pick up Andrew Luck who officially brings an end of the Peyton Manning era in Indianapolis.

Here are the guys in Indianapolis that you should have on your list come time to do the fantasy draft. [Read more...]

Houston Texans 2012 Fantasy Preview


If we were to compare NFL teams to NBA franchises, the Houston Texans would be the Oklahoma City Thunder. They have a big three in Arian Foster/Andre Johnson/Matt Schaub and appear to be the next team on the rise to elite. Despite an injury-riddled 2011, Houston went 10-6 and made the playoffs for the first time in the young franchise’s history.

Here are the guys in Houston that you should have on your list come time to do the fantasy draft. [Read more...]