Texans sign former Bucs RB Ward to bolster backfield
Recently released running back Derrick Ward will sign with the Houston Texans, NFL Network insider Jason La Canfora reported Friday, citing a league source.
Camp battles loom in Cleveland, Dallas and Seattle
Training camps are opening around the league, and a number of important jobs will be up for grabs. Find out which competitions are worth monitoring because of the fantasy implications.
It's now or never for McFadden to prove his fantasy worth
The Raiders have not produced a big-time fantasy player since the Jon Gruden era. Is this the year that this changes?
Breaking down the growing list of fantasy football terminologies
What is a handcuff? What is an RBBC? How do you pronounce Houshmandzadeh? You'll learn this and much more in NFL.com's A to Z fantasy football glossary.
From RBBCs to handcuffs, owners need to know NFL backfields
The running back position has lost some of its luster in fantasy football, but it's still important to have a strong knowledge of all 32 NFL backfields heading into draft day. Michael Fabiano breaks them down.
Eagles guard is first to tackle weight issues with trendy surgery
Eagles guard Max Jean-Gilles went with a trendy surgical procedure to tackle his weight issues, will other players follow his lead? Also, how teams value talent at inside linebacker.
Saints, Colts don't need much, but why aren't they even trying?
Restrictions of the uncapped year on the final eight playoff teams haven't kept clubs such as the Jets from making moves. Yet, the Colts and Saints have been conspicuously absent.
Whitehurst trade could set stage for similar moves
As teams continue to attempt to improve rosters, the recent David Whitehurst trade could provide a clue as to how teams may tap into the restricted free-agent class.
'Uncapped year' hasn't exactly led to a spending spree
Many figured the "uncapped year" would mean teams such as the Cowboys and Redskins would open wide their wallets for players. In fact, the opposite has happened. Find out why.
Flacco a big fantasy winner during early free-agent period
The free-agent period is in full swing, with several big-name players already finding new homes. Michael Fabiano breaks down some of the early fantasy winners and losers.
Positional look at free agency: Quality running backs still available
With proven runners such as Thomas Jones and LaDainian Tomlinson still available, running back remains among the strongest positions in free agency.