Everyone knows Maurice Jones-Drew was a top NFL running back, but he’s also an accomplished fantasy football player, who draws upon his experience to create the ultimate fantasy football team. In 2009, MJD emerged as one of the NFL’s elite running backs after producing career-high statistics.
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Miss August 2004 is co-host of Playboy Fantasy Football and competes in the SiriusXM Celebrity Fantasy Football League. She worked on NBC’s Deal or No Deal and is the star of Playboy’s web series Hot Laps. She’s also the author of Treat Me Like Your Car. A Man’s Guide to Treating A Lady.
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Robert WuhlRobert began his career as a stand-up comic & writer for Rodney Dangerfield. His screen debut in Hollywood Knights led to more hits such as Good Morning, Vietnam, Bull Durham & Batman. A two-time Emmy Award winner, Wuhl created HBO’s "Arli$$." He is currently starring in & directing the play Hit Lit.
Greg Ambrosius is the founder of the National Fantasy Football, Baseball and Basketball Championships (NFFC, NFBC and NFBKC) and the Director of Consumer Fantasy Games for STATS LLC. He is also a member of the FSTA and FSWA Halls of Fame. Greg has been in the industry for 24+ years, starting in 1989.
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The NY Post named her the No. 1 Adult Film Star in the world, so she retired to become No. 1 at something new: Fantasy sports! Lisa Ann is the reigning champion of the SiriusXM Celebrity Fantasy Football League and now lives to talk fantasy sports on SiriusXM.
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Howard Bender, host of Fantasy Sports Tonight, is a fantasy sports player and a fantasy sports industry veteran spanning almost two decades. In addition to the work he does on SiriusXM Fantasy Sports Radio, Bender is also a Senior Writer and the Director of Product Development for FantasyAlarm.com.
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Lou Blasi co-hosts Fantistics Insider Baseball and he is the senior baseball analyst for Insiderbaseball.com. Lou has been a talk radio host in greater Boston for the last 16 years, covering the Red Sox, Patriots, Bruins, NH Fisher Cats, Lowell Spinners, and Portland Sea Dogs.
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Dr. Roto, Mark Bloom
Mark Bloom “Dr. Roto” was the FSWA 2011 Newcomer of the Year and currently works for Scout Fantasy as a senior fantasy sports analyst. Dr. Roto has won numerous fantasy championships including winning the SiriusXM Expert League Fantasy Baseball and Fantasy Football leagues in the same season.
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Matt Camp is a Senior Writer for FantasyGuru.com. He’s also hosted In the Loop, a popular weekly fantasy call-in podcast. Camp worked on various productions for NFL Films and Comcast. An avid fantasy player since 1997, Camp stays active in both personal and expert leagues on a year-round basis.
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Covering the NFL for more than 10 years, Adam Caplan specializes in player personnel, injuries and contracts. He spent the last six years as Senior NFL Reporter for Scout.com before moving on to FOXSports.com. His interest covering the NFL evolved from playing fantasy football for almost 20 years.
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Tony Cincotta has been playing fantasy sports for more than 25 years, competing in over 30 fantasy sports leagues per season. Cincotta's podcasts are consistently among the top fantasy related downloads. Tony also hosts The Sports Bash, a weekly sports show on ESPN Radio.
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Dan is the co-host of Fantistics Insider Football and a contributor for InsiderFootball.com. He’s played fantasy sports for over 20 years and has talked about it on TV/Radio for over a decade in his hometown of Cincinnati and throughout the region.
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Mike Clay is the Fantasy Director at Pro Football Focus and a fantasy football analyst at ESPN. He won the 2013 FSTA award for most-accurate preseason rankings and the FSWA award for best online article. He’s a member of the PFWA, on the FSWA Board of Directors, and appeared in Madden 15. Follow Mike Clay on Twitter, @MikeClayNFL
Glenn Colton is a former federal prosecutor now in private practice, He is well known in fantasy sports legal circles for representing the Fantasy Sports Trade Association in the legal battle over rights to use player names -- a huge victory for both fantasy sports players and the industry.
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Mike hosts a sports talk show in Jacksonville, FL. He has covered the Jaguars for the past 15 years, worked as a pro baseball and college football broadcaster and has been a diehard fantasy football player for nearly two decades. He co-hosts Runnin' w/ MJD with Maurice Jones-Drew.
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Dolan is a Senior Writer at FantasyGuru.com. At Penn State, Dolan sat in on Joe Paterno press conferences before he could legally order a beer. After graduating, Dolan produced content for PhiladelphiaEagles.com and served as an on-camera personality on The Writers' Roundtable.
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Kyle ElfrinkKyle has covered all manner of sporting events, yet still considers a dugout interview with his hero, Ellis Burks, as his career highlight. From fantasy sports to the merits of Indie Rock, Kyle brings a wide range of information, insight and levity to every show.
An award-winning Fantasy Sports reporter and one of the most recognized analysts, Engel is Managing Director of RotoExperts.com. He began his professional fantasy sports career in 1996. Engel is a member of the inaugural class of the Fantasy Sports Writers Hall of Fame.
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Jeff Erickson is RotoWire's senior editor and co-host of Rotowire Fantasy Sports Today. He's the only two-time winner of Baseball Writer of the Year from the Fantasy Sports Writers Association (2007 and 2008) and winner of the 2007 A.L. Tout Wars fantasy baseball title.
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Ray Flowers has spent nearly two decades squirreled away studying the inner workings of the fantasy sports game. Ray is an encyclopedia of statistical knowledge, especially when it comes to baseball, hockey and football, and he never shies away from a fight even if his opinion contradicts the prevailing wisdom.
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Cliff Floyd spent 17 years in the majors. His career in the big leagues was highlighted by a World Series championship with the Florida Marlins in 1997, an All-Star Game appearance in 2001 and an American League title with the Tampa Bay Rays in 2008.
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Hansen publishes FantasyGuru.com and contributes to Yahoo! Sports' fantasy section. Previously, he worked on ESPN's early online, television and radio fantasy programming, and Comcast Sportsnet's Fantasy Fix television show. John previously hosted SIRIUS Fantasy Football on Sirius NFL Radio.
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Named the first ever Fantasy Football Writer of the Year by the F.S.W.A. in 2005, Bob began his fantasy career in 1993 as webmaster of TFLReport.com. He is currently Senior Editor at Fantasy Sports Publications and his work can be found in all F.S.P.’s Fantasy annuals and on FootballDiehards.com.
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Paul is an award winning veteran of the radio industry. He’s been competing in multiple leagues and acting as league commissioner every season since 1987. Paul has been an active participant in the World Championship of Fantasy Football since its inception, racking up more than 50 main event wins.
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Tom Kessenich is the manager of High Stakes Fantasy Games at STATS LLC. Tom has been in the industry 14+ years as a writer and magazine editor after covering the Green Bay Packers from 1991-99. He's written two books, one about the Packers and the other about the television show, "The X-Files."
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George Kurtz started with SiriusXM on Going9 Fantasy Baseball in March of 2012 and switched over to FantasyPros 911 later that year. George came over to RotoExperts in June of 2013 and is currently the co-host of the RotoExperts Weekend Morning Show and also writes columns on Fantasy Baseball, Football, and hockey at RotoExperts.com. He is a member of the FSWA.
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Chris Liss is RotoWire's managing editor and co-host of Rotowire Fantasy Sports Today on SIRIUS|XM. He runs RotoSynthesis Blog and has columns on RotoWire and Yahoo! Sports. Chris also appears weekly on Yahoo! Sports' Fantasy Football Live. Chris is the Yahoo! Sports Expert League 2009 champ.
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Jeff Mans has been playing fantasy sports for over 20 years and began a career with his own website, Scout Fantasy Football. Jeff is currently a senior writer for Fantasy Alarm as well as a co-host of the Fantasy Alarm radio show for over two years. His work has been featured in USA Today Sports Weekly, CBS Sports and Fox Sports among other well respected sites.
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Jody McDonald has been hosting sports talk shows nationally, in New York City and Philadelphia for over 20 years. His father is a former MLB GM for the Mets, Cardinals and Tigers. Jody has been playing fantasy baseball for over 25 years and has been a “suffering” Jet fan for over 40 years.
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A true fantasy sports pioneer, Melnick helped bring Fantasy Sports into the mainstream hosting a fantasy baseball seminar at the 1997 All Star Game. Lenny co-hosted segments on The Pennant Chase with Fran Healy and This Week in Baseball with Ozzie Smith. He was the original host of MLB's Fantasy 411.
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Craig Mish is a veteran of the TV and radio broadcast industry. He has been the primary fantasy baseball and football expert on TV and radio in South Florida and has played fantasy sports since the late 80's.
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He was a first round draft choice (9th overall) of the Cincinnati Reds in 1994 also playing for the Detroit Tigers, Houston Astros, NY Mets, NY Yankees, Texas Rangers, Atlanta Braves and Washington Nationals over a 19 year career. Additionally he spent 4 years pitching in Japan and South Korea. Since retiring in early 2013 Nitkowski has worked as a studio analyst, writer and in game color analyst for MLB.com, MLB Network, ESPN.com, Baseball Prospectus, SB Nation, Sports Illustrated, the Associated Press, CBS Sports Network, and the NY Yankees Radio Network.
Steve PhillipsSteve Phillips is the co-host of the morning show on SiriusXM’s Mad Dog Radio. Prior to joining Mad Dog Radio, Steve worked for ESPN as a baseball studio analyst and game analyst. Before pursuing a media career, Steve was the GM of the Mets and helped lead them to a World Series appearance in 2000.
Joe Pisapia is the author of the No. 1 best-selling Fantasy Baseball Black Book series available on the Amazon Kindle Store and iTunes Bookstore. He is the lead writer and operator of Fantasy Black Book and inventor of the revolutionary player evaluation tool RPV (Relative Position Value).
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An Emmy-nominated sports broadcaster with more than 20 years of experience, Rickard is a host on ESPN Radio and was the host of CN8’s daily sports recap show Out of Bounds. Jeff was also the voice of ESPN's Radio’s GameNight, which won him a 2006 SI.com Radio Personality of the Year award.
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Derek Van Riper
Derek Van Riper is a Baseball Editor for RotoWire.com, where he's been a winner of the Best Football Article on the Web (2009), Best Baseball Article on the Web (2010) and two-time finalist for the FSWA's Baseball Writer of the Year award.
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A reporter at New York Newsday for nine years, Adam covers fantasy sports as well as high school, college and professional sports. He also writes for RotoExperts.com. Adam loves the Mets, Cowboys and Rangers. You can reach Adam at firstname.lastname@example.org.
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Peter is the president and co-founder of RotoWire.com. His legacy may be as the "inventor" of the player note, but also contributes content to the website and won the Best Fantasy Baseball Article on the Internet in 2005 from the FSWA. Peter was inducted into the FSTA Hall of Fame in 2011.
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Ted Schuster began a career in fantasy sports with his own website, Scout Fantasy Football along with co-host Jeff Mans. Ted is currently a writer for Fantasy Alarm as well as a co-host of the Fantasy Alarm radio show. He is never afraid to go against conventional wisdom.
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Roddy White is the Atlanta Falcons all-time career leader in receptions, receiving yards and receiving TDs. He was a 1st round draft choice in 2005 and has been voted to 4 Pro Bowls as well as being named First team All-Pro in 2010. He is also an avid fantasy football player.
You can follow Roddy White on Twitter, @roddywhiteTV.
Rick Wolf is the president of Fantasy Alarm, a media company dedicated to Infotainment. He started the fantasy division at CBS Sports and then incubated Rotoworld.com to be bought by NBC in 2006. Wolf is a founding board member of the FSTA, acted as its chairman from 2002-2006 and was honored to be inducted into their Hall of Fame in 2011.
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Brandon Marianne Lee
Brandon Marianne Lee co-founded Her Fantasy Football and can be found at FanDuel, Rotoworld, along with Bleacher Report Radio. She was also a finalist for FSWA's Newcomer of the Year in 2014.
Courtney Kirby, co-founder of Her Fantasy Football with her two lovely sisters, lives in the suburbs of Denver Colorado. She has two jobs, raising two daughters and analyzing football. She may be the youngest sister, but don't let that fool you. She is out to WIN!
Ashley Williams lives in Denver Colorado, works in Marketing by day, and is a gritty fantasy analyst by night. She has played fantasy football for over a decade and is a co-founder of Her Fantasy Football. You will know her as the middle sister who provides the biting commentary.