Danny Tuccitto of Football Outsiders gives Week 8 fantasy football advice, explaining why fantasy owners should start Jay Cutler and Carson Palmer while avoiding Philip Rivers, Kevin Kolb and Green Bay RBs.
Kevin Pelton of Basketball Prospectus looks at the coming week in the NBA with an eye toward fantasy matchups and lists five players with favorable matchups worth starting, five with unfavorable matchups to bench and one waiver pickup to target.
It's the championship week in most fantasy leagues, and if you're facing a juggernaut in your league you're probably looking for a different route to a title. KC Joyner steps in with six widely available players who could have breakout games.
Football Outsiders checks in with its weekly look at players whose matchups will elevate or deflate their fantasy value Sunday. Plus, as temperatures drop, they look at the effect weather has on fantasy performance.
Football Outsiders, with help from their advanced DVOA metric, examine matchups to tell you who to start and sit this week. The results might surprise you -- for instance, Matt Forte belongs on your bench against Pittsburgh.