063 - Week 11 Recap & Week 12 Preview with Ben Gretch

November 22, 2017

Episode 63: Week 11 Recap & Week 12 Preview

Host Greg Smith (@gregsauce) is joined by Ben Gretch (@YardsPerGretch) for a Week 11 recap.  They discuss Buffalo's self-made mess at quarterback, Jameis Winston as a cut candidate, Matt Moore's second chance to start for Miami, and the contrast between Brett Hundley and DeShone Kizer.  After that, they dig into the running back committee in Denver, then springboard into a larger discussion of how to find value in complicated backfields. The review of last week wraps up with quarterback picks for boom and bust of the week, but not before a quick look at Jared Goff's outlook in the wake of losing Robert Woods.  Later, your hosts dive into their Week 12 preview, noting an updated mindset for using fantasy players against the Seahawks, plus picks for streamer of the week, tough decisions for clipboard holder of the week, and interesting quarterback plays in DFS for the Thanksgiving and Sunday slates.

Links

Weekly Rankings & Game Flowbotics by Greg Smith
Stealing Signals by Ben Gretch
Deconstructing Vegas Lines by Ben Gretch

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062 - Week 10 Recap & Week 11 Preview

November 14, 2017

Episode 62: Week 10 Recap & Week 11 Preview

Host Greg Smith (@gregsauce) flies solo for this episode with an extra dose of listener questions sprinkled in to make up for a lack of guest.  The first few enquiries deal with backup quarterbacks to stash for late-season and future-season value, plus a keeper trade question.  The standard agenda picks up from there, starting with the Week 10 recap.  After touching on relevant injuries and some other interesting news, Greg hands out the Week 10 awards -- Boom of the Week and Bust of the Week at quarterback.  The Week 11 preview follows, with streamer picks and candidates for Clipboard Holder of the Week.  

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061 - Week 9 Recap & Week 10 Preview with Justin Mason

November 7, 2017

Episode 61: Week 9 Recap & Week 10 Preview

Host Greg Smith (@gregsauce) is joined by Justin Mason (@JustinMasonFWFB), who was called in to defend himself and his BARF team after Greg and Sammy Reid dragged them through the coals on last week's episode.  Afterward, Greg & Justin recap the news from Week 9 (6:38), highlighting some cheap quarterbacks to target on the waiver wire, the running back situation in Miami, and the return of Corey Davis.  The Week 9 recap closes as usual with awards for the QB Boom of the Week and the QB Bust of the Week (25:09).  Then it's on to the Week 10 preview, with streaming picks at quarterback (38:21), as well some tough choices for Clipboard Holder of the Week (46:00).

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060 - Week 8 Recap & Week 9 Preview with Sammy Reid

October 31, 2017

Episode 60: Week 8 Recap & Week 9 Preview

Host Greg Smith (@gregsauce) is joined by Sammy Reid (@SammyReidFI) and they jump right into the show with their takes on the trade of Jimmy Garoppolo from New England to San Francisco (1:32). After that, they check in on the Bay Area Rotisserie Fantasy (BARF) group's 12-team Superflex league (7:50) before diving into the Week 8 recap (19:10). Topics for their review include Cody Kessler's handcuff value, Martavis Bryant vs. JuJu Smith-Schuster, the Seattle defense as a quarterback matchup, Isaiah Crowell, Jack Doyle, and Dion Sims. Your hosts then name their booms and busts of the week at quarterback before moving into their Week 9 preview (44:38), with streaming and benching picks, plus a few other non-QBs Sammy likes for both seasonal and daily fantasy in Week 9.

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059 - Week 7 Recap & Week 8 Preview with Sean Slavin

October 24, 2017

Episode 59: Week 7 Recap & Week 8 Preview

Host Greg Smith (@gregsauce) is joined by Sean Slavin (@Slavin22). They begin the episode with a discussion on Sean's "2QB or Not 2QB" series of articles (1:02), a weekly look at when you should start non-quarterbacks in your fantasy lineup's Superflex spot.  After that it's business as usual, starting with the Week 7 recap (8:40).  They go to the Week 8 preview from there (46:39), choosing a clipboard-holder of the week, as well as their QB streamer fr the week.

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058 - Week 6 Recap & Week 7 Preview with FantasyADHD

October 17, 2017

Episode 58: Week 6 Recap & Week 7 Preview

Host Greg Smith (@gregsauce) is joined by Josh ADHD (@FantasyADHD) and they kick off the episode with a quick check-in on their best ball results through six weeks. After that, they get into the standard 2QBXP agenda, starting with their Week 6 recap (4:31). Topics include Aaron Rodgers' injury and the promotion of Brett Hundley, Jameis Winston's injury and the cameo of Ryan Fitzpatrick, Brian Hoyer's benching for C.J. Beathard, a comparison of bargain basement options Mitchell Trubisky and Kevin Hogan, Adrian Peterson's emergence in Arizona, a rant about Aaron Jones' usage, Golden Tate's injury, and Boom/Bust picks of the week. Your hosts then turn to the Week 7 preview (38:50), discussing their quarterback streamers of the week, clipboard holders of the week, and a few other interesting angles on the upcoming slate.

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057 - Week 5 Recap & Week 6 Preview with Sal Stefanile

October 10, 2017

Episode 57: Week 5 Recap & Week 6 Preview

Host Greg Smith (@gregsauce) is joined by TwoQBs.com co-founder Salvatore Stefanile (@2QBFFB) for a brief discussion of Canadian Thanksgiving (1:56) before their Week 5 recap and Week 6 preview. Looking back (3:03), they discuss relevant injury and performance news related to two-quarterback fantasy, and then they choose their Booms & Busts of the week.  Looking ahead (41:47), your hosts each pick their favorite streamers for Week 6, along with a couple desperation plays and their Clipboard Holders of the week.  The episode winds down with a few other items of interest on the upcoming slate  (57:09) and an overdue thank you to TwoQBs supporters who helped raise over $1300 over the offseason for the National Coalition Against Domestic Violence (@NCADV).

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056 - Week 4 Recap & Week 5 Preview with Scott Fish

October 4, 2017

Episode 56: Week 4 Recap & Week 5 Preview

Host Greg Smith (@gregsauce) is joined by Scott Fish (@ScottFish24) and before they dive into the standard weekly items, they review the first four weeks of action in the Scott Fish Bowl (#SFB7). In addition to dissecting the impact of Scott's unique scoring system for 2017, they look for strategic takeaways from the three highest-scoring rosters to this point across all divisions, including the squad of TwoQBs alumnus, Dynasty Jules himself, Brian Malone.  Next up is the Week 4 recap, with discussion of quarterback changes in Oakland, Tennessee, & Chicago, plus a handful of non-QB injuries around the league.  The Boom & Bust awards for Week 4 come next, followed by the Week 5 preview.  Your hosts choose their QB streamers and clipboard holders of the week from a slate without many clear options for either, then touch on a few other interesting angles to monitor in this weekend's games.

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055 - Week 3 Recap & Week 4 Preview

September 26, 2017

Episode 55: Week 3 Recap & Week 4 Preview

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Host Greg Smith (@gregsauce) flies solo for this installment of the podcast, and he begins the show as usual by recapping the past week's fantasy football action, with an eye toward 2QB and Superflex leagues.  Key storylines from Week 3 include positive regression for quarterback scoring, Cam Newton's disappointing performance against New Orleans, running back committees taking shape, production from low-ownership tight ends, and the boom/bust of the week at QB.  The Week 4 preview follows, with picks for the Streamer of the Week and the Clipboard Holder of the Week, plus a handful of other situations to watch.

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054 - Week 2 Recap & Week 3 Preview with Jeff Dumont

September 19, 2017

Episode 54: Week 2 Recap & Week 3 Preview with Jeff Dumont

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Host Greg Smith (@gregsauce) is joined by Jeff Dumont (@jeffd119), and they kick off the episode by reviewing Jeff's DraftKings QB picks from this past slate. Their Week 2 recap then veers back toward redraft leagues, with 2QB and Superflex formats taking precedent as is tradition on the pod.  In addition to reviewing news and results from around the NFL, your hosts pick their boom and bust of the week at the quarterback position. Their Week 3 preview follows, with streaming and benching suggestions, plus discussion of backup passers to preemptively add and other interesting storylines to follow this weekend.

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