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Fantasy Doctor: Comeback City

Fantasy Doctor: Comeback City

By Joey Figueroa

October 20, 2015

Last week, I used this entire column to moan and groan about injuries and how much they suck. The good part about most injuries, though, is the eventual return to health. And the best part about returning to good health? Racking up tons of fantasy points, of course.Week 6 in the NFL saw a handful of key ret...

Fantasy Doctor: Sports injuries are sad

Fantasy Doctor: Sports injuries are sad

By Joey Figueroa

October 13, 2015

Fantasy Doctor @joeyfigueroa3: Sports injuries are sadFootball is a violent sport. Five straight weeks of clashing, fighting and hitting some of the world’s premiere athletes can certainly take it toll. Most seasons, there’s a handful of major injuries that shake up the fantasy landscape, and Jamaal...

Fantasy Doctor: Gridiron guidelines

Fantasy Doctor: Gridiron guidelines

By Joey Figueroa

August 31, 2015

Hello, and welcome back to the doctor’s office. I’m glad you all could make it for your second weekly check-up with the fantasy doctor, I hope you enjoyed the magazines in the waiting room. This may be a free clinic, but with the draft guidelines I’ll be providing today, you’ll feel like you visite...

Viewers get what they want

By BobLa Gesse

September 7, 2004

While the Illinois offense entertained the 46,106 people in Memorial Stadium with its big play antics, what everyone watched as intently as the "Friends" series finale was the defense - and unlike the finale, the defense didn't disappoint. The defense looked like the vintage Kevin Hardy and Simeon Rice...