Fantasy Football

Discussion in 'Sports' started by VegasOnAcid, Jul 15, 2010.

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If we do, Which site?

  1. Yahoo!

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  2. ESPN

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  1. VegasOnAcid

    VegasOnAcid Well-Known Member
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    Anybody be interested in making a fantasy league just for people from this forum?
     

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  2. lil early but im down. live draft or simulated?
     
  3. VegasOnAcid

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    Ya a little early, but I hate this time of year.. cause I am not such a big baseball fan.. so no nhl, epl, nfl, nba I get anxious.. but live draft for sure.
     
  4. NYCHitman1

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    Live draft for sure and I'm down as long as it's ESPN and right before the season starts so we don't get guys drafting ppl who get injured in training camp.
     
  5. shawn1224

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    I'm game. I always play in multiple leagues on yahoo, espn and fleaflicker.

    I prefer live draft as well.
     
  6. SoFLO

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    I'm down. Live draft FTW.
     
  7. chrlswltrs

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    I've never done fantasy football before but have been wanting to start this year. I would love to do a android forums league.

    One suggestion would be some type of fantasy football app for our phones so we can control everything from there.

    But count me in definitely!!
     
  8. VegasOnAcid

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    Yahoo is in process of developing one for android phones... Hopefully its out before this season starts.


    I have never done fantasy at ESPN.com, always been Yahoo. Going to throw up a poll at the top. Please post pros and cons of each, why you prefer one over the other so when season nears we will just go with the majority vote.
     
  9. SoFLO

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    I've never done ESPN fantasy football, always did it through Yahoo. Although my preference is Yahoo is doesn't matter to me, whatever gets us more participants (but not too many teams to the point where my second runningback is Shaun Alexander lol)
     
  10. i voted yahoo.. doesnt nfl.com offer a free one now too?
     
  11. NYCHitman1

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    I haven't done the Yahoo one since 2005. ESPN's setup is more my cup-of-tea. ESPN allows flex spots like RB/WR (you can have either position play in that slot), etc..
     
  12. VegasOnAcid

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    Yahoo has flex spots too.
     
  13. i say we go yahoo, especially since THIS has been announced
     
  14. chrlswltrs

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    +1

    I was just about to post this same thing.
     
  15. NYCHitman1

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    It didn't used to have it. The old Yahoo Fantasy Sports were rather terrible which was why I switched to ESPN. Hmm, well I suppose if we could get enough people to play I'll be interested but I still prefer ESPN over Yahoo lol.
     
  16. jamor

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    I'm a Yahoo Fantasy Football nut.

    I would definitely do it if it was a random LIVE draft pick on a weekend or weekday night. Preferably no more than 12 players?



    This is my yearly friend league setup:

    QB, WR, WR, RB, RB, TE, W/R, K, DEF, BN, BN, BN, BN, BN, BN

    Trade Review: League Votes

    Waiver Time: 2 days

    Trade End Date: November 12, 2010
    Scoring Type: Head-to-Head

    Max Moves: 20

    Post Draft Players: Follow Waiver Rules

    Playoffs: Week 15 and 16 (4 teams for 10 players) NO week 17.

    Offense:

    Passing Yards 50 yards per point; 4 points at 300 yards
    Passing Touchdowns 4
    Interceptions -2
    Sacks -1
    Rushing Yards 20 yards per point; 4 points at 150 yards
    Rushing Touchdowns 6
    Reception Yards 20 yards per point; 4 points at 120 yards
    Reception Touchdowns 6
    Return Touchdowns 6
    2-Point Conversions 2
    Fumbles Lost -2
    Offensive Fumble Return TD 6

    Kickers:

    Field Goals 0-19 Yards 1
    Field Goals 20-29 Yards 3
    Field Goals 30-39 Yards 3
    Field Goals 40-49 Yards 4
    Field Goals 50+ Yards 5
    Field Goals Missed 0-19 Yards -5
    Field Goals Missed 20-29 Yards -4
    Field Goals Missed 30-39 Yards -3
    Field Goals Missed 40-49 Yards -2
    Field Goals Missed 50+ Yards -1
    Point After Attempt Made 1
    Point After Attempt Missed -6

    Defense/Special Teams:

    Sack 1
    Interception 2
    Fumble Recovery 2
    Touchdown 6
    Safety 2
    Block Kick 2
    Kickoff and Punt Return Touchdowns 6
    Points Allowed 0 points 10
    Points Allowed 1-6 points 7
    Points Allowed 7-13 points 4
    Points Allowed 14-20 points 1
    Points Allowed 21-27 points 0
    Points Allowed 28-34 points -1
    Points Allowed 35+ points -4
     
  17. jamor

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    W/R = Flex for WR or RB
     
  18. NYCHitman1

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    I prefer 10 max.
     
  19. jamor

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    Android Forums - Fantasy Football


    Let me know

    1. What you'd like added to the description.
    2. Remain public - or change to moderated or invite only.

    Remember guys -

    1. Must be friendly!
    2. No sore losers
    3. NO quitting!

    :)
     
  20. VegasOnAcid

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    Even if your losing please play all year. Its annoying when people just stop playing and some teams end up with easy wins.
     
  21. chrlswltrs

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    No problem here, I like that rule.
     
  22. jamor

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    If you aren't going to make the playoffs

    a) The consolation bracket is still fun to win

    b) You can still knock people out of playoff contention for bragging rights
     
  23. NYCHitman1

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    Always my favorite thing to do in Fantasy Football. I've won Fantasy Baseball every year since I've started participating in leagues (2004-present).
     
  24. darweth

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    Head-to-head is a must
     
  25. NightAngel79

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    never done FF but love me some football, im in if there's room
     

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