You Ready for Some Fantasy Football Online?
The beginning of the professional football season is upon us...
but for millions of hardcore football fans, it is the fantasy
football season that may hold greater significance.
football brings out the virtual general manager in any football
fan as rosters are analyzed closely, friends or co-workers are
sudden rivals and every game on TV has importance.
football, a niche pastime just 15 years ago, has blossomed to
the point that nearly every office has at least one league,
Participants go to great lengths to prepare strategies
for their annual drafts, oftentimes perusing magazines, Web
sites and other sources -- all in an effort to get the edge
over their opponents. The fantasy football frenzy has littered
the country with odd nicknames, strange league traditions and
ongoing scrutiny of players and matchups.
have fantasy sports permeated the sports entertainment business?
Dozens of magazines are currently on newsstands, each
promising to help fantasy players find the best players for
In addition, top media companies are also offering their online fantasy games, and run regular
statistical updates during games to cater to the fantasy football-playing
Top free online fantasy football games:
CBS Fantasy Football
Fox Sports Fantasy Football
ESPN Fantasy Football
NFL Free Fantasy Football
Sporting News Fantasy Football
Yahoo! Sports Fantasy Football
Still a newbie when it comes to playing beginner fantasy football? Check out these sites for tutorials and more information on getting started playing the game -- as you scout, coach players, and manage the football team of your dreams...
How Stuff Works - How Fantasy Football Works
NFL.com - Fantasy Football 101