Author Archives: Chris Peterson

I am a 25 year old father. I will be graduating from the University of Montana with a bachelors degree in History this spring. Yet, I use the skills I learned as a historian to analyze fantasy football as well as professional football, which I have followed religously since I was five years old. For some reason I have a have a photographic memory when it comes to football. I never forget a game or a player. I've also worked as a professional sports journalist for four years at the Havre Daily News (look me up on the archives if you don't believe me). I was also coached football, basketball and golf for the Havre Public Schools for four years. I am addicited to Fantasy Football and played in ten leauges last year, winning five. So trust me I can help you win, I'd say I spend a majority of my free time pondering fantasy strategy and watching sports. I also love spending time with my lovely fiancee Emily Castor and my son David Peterson. If you want to talk football or any other sports, contact me on facebook, email me at cpetefantasyppr.com or follow me on twitter @FantasyPPRcpete.

Fantasy Football: Ranking The Top 40 Quarterbacks for 2014

Yes it may seem a little early for fantasy football season — but the truth is that it’s never to early to start thinking ahead and with free agency winding down and the 2014 NFL Draft right around the corner, I thought it the perfect time to come out with our first fantasy football rankings…

Packers Should Re-Sign Matt Flynn to Multi-Year Deal

Ever since Matt Flynn left the Green Bay Packers as a free agent following the 2011 season, the Packers have been playing chicken with the backup quarterback position. The Packers knew they had Aaron Rodgers and knew that he rarely got hurt, so having a top-flight backup didn’t seem to be a top priority. Then,…

Packers Moving Bryan Bulaga Back to Right Tackle

There were a number of tidbits that came out the NFL Owner’s Meetings yesterday regarding the Green Bay Packers as head coach Mike McCarthy spoke to media for almost an hour. One of interesting points covered was the offensive line and while McCarthy said the Packers are still considering their options at center, he confirmed…

Packers Mike McCarthy: Micah Hyde Could Make Move to Safety

There has been a lot of speculation this offseason surrounding the Green Bay Packers safety position. The consensus all along has been that the Packers would either pick a safety early in the draft or sign one in free agency to fill the spot next to Morgan Burnett, but according to Head Coach Mike McCarthy,…

Green Bay Packers: Compensatory Picks Provide Added Flexibility in 2014 NFL Draft

As expected, the Green Bay Packers were awarded two compensatory draft picks for the 2014 NFL Draft, one of which was the second-highest compensatory selection handed out by the NFL. The Packers, who lost Greg Jennings to the Vikings and Erik Walden to the Colts last offseason and signed no free agents in return, were compensated rather…

Packers: Why Green Bay Should Re-Sign John Kuhn

The Green Bay Packers have had a busy off-season thus far with the re-signing of several of their own players as well as making a big splash by signing free agent defensive end Julius Peppers away from the Bears. Yet, the Packers still have plenty of work to do and with the draft forthcoming, their…

James Starks Return Proves Packers Commitment to Run Game

After years of being pass happy, the Green Bay Packers are committed to running the football and by re-signing free agent running James Starks to a new two-year contract Monday, the team only reaffirmed its drive to be one of best running teams in the NFL. Tuesday was a whirlwind day for Starks, who was originally scheduled…

Packers: Why Green Bay Will Miss Departed WR James Jones

James Jones departure from the Green Bay Packers seemed inevitable this offseason. As much as the Packers wanted to keep him, it was a almost a foregone conclusion that he had played his last game in Green and Gold. Well, the news became official last night as Jones reached a three-year agreement with the Oakland Raiders Monday,…

James Starks Could Leave Packers for Steelers

Lost in all the excitement surrounding the Packers signing of defensive end Julius Peppers over the weekend, one piece of news that has gone under the radar is the possibility of running back James Starks being signed away by the Pittsburgh Steelers. Starks, the four-year veteran out of Buffalo, was an important part of the…

Julius Peppers Is Impact Player Packers Defense Needed

When discussing what ailed the Green Bay Packers defense following another early playoff exit this past January, defensive coordinator Dom Capers had this to say: “I’ve always believed this,” Capers told the Milwaukee Journal Sentinel, “to be a real top-notch defense, you have to have two or three guys that basically are what I consider difference-makers…