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About Joey C - RotoBaller

Joey Christopoulos runs his own fantasy football web series Tuddy Guys ( The Chicago-born comedian currently lives in Los Angeles and works in commercials as an actor. Joey has been performing sketch comedy in The Cool Table for the past 12 years. He has a BFA in Broadcast Journalism from Columbia College Chicago and is a die hard Chicago sports fan. His credits also include writing/directing three full length sports comedy plays about the Chicago Cubs and Chicago Bears.

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Carlos Hyde Could Find End Zone Against Injury Depleted Bears in Week 13

Hyde has totaled 714 yards from scrimmage on the season and has scored seven total touchdowns for the 1-10 49ers. He goes up against a Bears defense this weekend that has been destroyed by injuries. On the season the Bears have been tough at stopping the run but in the last four weeks they have... Read More

3 years ago

Colin Kaepernick is On Fantasy Fire Right Now

Kaepernick comes into the Week 13 action as one of the hottest fantasy quarterbacks in football. In the last four weeks, he has scored the second most fantasy points among quarterbacks. In six games played, he now has 1,813 all purpose yards and 11 total touchdowns. His completion percentage will never be something that will... Read More

3 years ago

Phillip Dorsett Looks to Go Deep This Weekend Against Jets

Dorsett is tied for third on the Colts with 24 receptions and 395 receiving yards this season. As the Colts main deep threat, he has been targeted 45 times and is averaging 16.5 yards per catch. Dorsett's fantasy value improves this weekend with the return of quarterback Andrew Luck but his lack of targets should... Read More

3 years ago

Dwayne Allen Has Little Fantasy Value in Week 13

Allen is tied for third on the team with 24 receptions on the season. He has 256 receiving yards and has caught two touchdowns. Allen plays a Jets defense that has been tough on allowing check down plays and throws to the tight end. They have allowed only three receiving touchdowns to opposing tight ends... Read More

3 years ago

Adam Vinateri Looks to Get Back on Track Sunday Against Jets

Vinateri is 20 for 22 on field goals and 28 for 28 in extra points for the Colts this season. The past two weeks have been disappointing for Vinateri, who has missed two of his last three field goal attempts. The Colts will play a Jets defense that has allowed 21 field goals to opposing... Read More

3 years ago

Jack Doyle Has Tough Matchup Against Jets

Doyle is second on the Colts with 39 receptions and 411 yards. He has four touchdown catches on the season and has been a pleasant surprise in the land of fantasy this season. His success is dependent on the health of Andrew Luck and all signs point to Luck playing this weekend against the Jets.... Read More

3 years ago

T.Y. Hilton Does Not Practice on Monday With Back Injury

Hilton did not practice on Monday, according to Although coach Chuck Pagano expressed optimism about Hilton playing this weekend against the Jets, his situation will need to be monitored all week. The Colts will need Hilton on the field in a must win game. Hilton on the season has 60 receptions for 942 yards,... Read More

3 years ago

Donte Moncrief Looks to Extend Touchdown Streak to Five in Week 13

Moncrief heads into the weekend matchup against the Jets on a four game touchdown streak and now has five touchdown in six games played this year. He only has 24 receptions but he has made the most of it in the red zone. With T.Y. Hilton banged up and the Colts in must win mode,... Read More

3 years ago

Frank Gore Takes His Seven Total Touchdowns to New Jersey This Weekend

Gore comes into the Week 13 action with 874 all purpose yards and seven total touchdowns on the season. He has three receiving touchdowns on the season and plays a Jets defense that is tied for third in allowing the most passing touchdowns to running backs. Gore may be averaging only 3.8 yards per carry... Read More

3 years ago

Andrew Luck On Course to Return Against Jets in Must Win Game

Chances of Luck taking the field for Week 13 are improving by the day. The Colts head to New Jersey to take on a Jets team that is on the verge of being eliminated from the playoff picture. Luck's career numbers against the Jets are not pretty; five interceptions to only one touchdown. But this... Read More

3 years ago

Vance McDonald Keeps Making Plays for 49ers Offense

McDonald caught four passes for 60 yards in the 49ers 31-24 loss to the Dolphins. McDonald's chemistry with Colin Kaepernick continues to pay off, leading the team with eight targets in the game. McDonald also produced another big play, a catch and run of 35 yards. McDonald has now caught three or more passes for... Read More

3 years ago

Jeremy Kerley Doesn't Benefit From Colin Kaepernick's Big Fantasy Day

Kerley caught two passes for 24 yards in the 49ers loss to the Dolphins. Kerley was targeted four times in a game where Colin Kaepernick completed passes to nine different receivers. As the fantasy playoffs are upon us, its pretty clear that trusting any of the 49ers receivers would be unwise. If Kerley is on... Read More

3 years ago

Garett Celek Catches Four Yard Touchdown Pass

Celek caught two passes for 19 yards and a touchdown in the 49ers 31-24 loss to the Dolphins. Celek caught a four yard pass from Colin Kaepernick for the score. It was his first touchdown of the season and now has 275 receiving yards on the season. Kaepernick spread the ball around to nine different... Read More

3 years ago

Quinton Patton Catches Only One Pass in 49ers Loss

Patton caught only one pass for 12 yards in the 49ers 31-24 loss to the Dolphins. Patton took a back seat in targets to long forgotten receivers Rod Streater and Torrey Smith and couldn't take advantage of Colin Kaepernick's best game of the season. The revolving door of receivers for the 49ers should discourage anyone... Read More

3 years ago

Torrey Smith Catches One Yard Touchdown for 49ers

Smith caught three passes for 24 yards and a touchdown for the 49ers on Sunday. The touchdown was an excellent grab on a fade thrown by Colin Kaepernick. Smith's has disappeared completely at times this season but in a game where Kaepernick threw to nine different receivers, Smith was able to make a couple of... Read More

3 years ago

Carlos Hyde Tallies 95 All Purpose Yards and a Touchdown for 49ers

Hyde totaled 95 yards from scrimmage and caught a touchdown in the 49ers 31-24 loss to the Dolphins. He caught five passes in the game and rushed the ball 13 times for 65 yards. There were a lot of positives to Hyde's game that had been missing with Colin Kaepernick at quarterback. Hyde was involved... Read More

3 years ago

Colin Kaepernick Tops Fantasy Players in Loss to Dolphins

Kaepernick completed 29 of 46 passes for 296 yards, three touchdowns and one interception in the 49ers 31-24 loss to the Dolphins. Kaepernick also rushed for 113 yards, giving him 409 total yards of offense on the day. According to, Kaepernick tallied the highest score of any player in fantasy this weekend. Kaepernick excelled... Read More

3 years ago

Kenneth Dixon Could Be Ravens Lead Running Back Soon

Dixon tallied 79 yards from scrimmage in the Ravens 19-14 win over the Bengals. He ran the ball 13 times for 48 yards and caught four passes for 31 yards. It was a season high in touches for the young running back and quickly is overtaking Terrence West as the go-to running back. A time... Read More

3 years ago

Terrence West Losing Carries to Kenneth Dixon

West totaled 65 yards from scrimmage in the Ravens 19-14 victory Sunday. West started at running back and carried the ball 13 times but is losing touches to backup Kenneth Dixon. A running back time share is officially in motion for the Ravens offense. West will still be involved but his fantasy value has taken... Read More

3 years ago

Justin Tucker Explodes for 19 Fantasy Points Against Bengals

Tucker was excellent on Sunday, kicking four field goals in the Ravens 19-14 win over the Bengals. Tucker is having a Pro Bowl season and this may have been his best game of the year. He connected on field goals from 52,57, 54 and 36 yards. His 19 fantasy points were by far the best... Read More

3 years ago

Dennis Pitta Has 34 Receiving Yards for the Ravens

Pitta caught three passes for 34 yards in the Ravens 19-14 victory on Sunday. He was targeted a team high five times on a day when the Ravens leaned heavily on their defense. Pitta is an integral part of the offense but from a fantasy perspective its becoming clear Pitta does not get the red... Read More

3 years ago

Steve Smith Sr. Only Totals 20 Yards in Ravens Win Over Bengals

Smith Sr. caught four passes for 20 yards in the Ravens 19-14 victory. He caught every pass he was targeted but the downfield passing game was M.I.A. for the Ravens offense. In a game dominated by defense, the Ravens kicked four field goals en route to the victory. Smith Sr. has some minor fantasy value... Read More

3 years ago

Mike Wallace a Non Fantasy Factor Again as Ravens Win

Wallace caught three passes for 57 yards in the Ravens victory over the Bengals on Sunday. Wallace was only targeted four times, his lowest total of his season. With the Ravens defense dominating on Sunday, the Ravens leaned heavily on ball control and kicking field goals. After catching three touchdowns in the first two games... Read More

3 years ago

Breshad Perriman Catches Second Touchdown of Season

Perriman caught one pass for 14 yards and a touchdown in the Ravens 19-14 victory. Perriman's catch was the only touchdown of the game for the Ravens who leaned on their defense and kicker Justin Tucker heavily in securing the win. For Perriman, it was an excellent catch in the back of the end zone.... Read More

3 years ago

Joe Flacco Strikes Early for Ravens in Victory

Flacco completed 25 of 36 passes for 234 yards, one touchdown and one interception in the Ravens 19-14 win over the Bengals. The game was typical 2016 Ravens football: great defense and tons of field goals. Flacco and the Ravens offense scored on the first drive of the game, connecting with Breshad Perriman in the... Read More

3 years ago

Andrew Luck Returns to Practice for Colts

Luck returned to practice for the Colts on Monday, per Luck missed the previous game after being placed in the NFL concussion protocol. It's early in the week but this puts Luck on track to return to the lineup for next week's game against the Jets on Monday night. On the season Luck has... Read More

3 years ago

Donte Moncrief Extends Touchdown Streak to Four Games

Moncrief caught six passes for 45 yards and the Colts only touchdown in the 28-7 loss to the Steelers. That is the fourth straight game Moncrief has caught a touchdown and his fifth in six games played this season. On a night when the Colts struggled executing in the red zone Moncrief made a nifty... Read More

3 years ago

Adam Vinateri Misses Only Field Goal Attempt in Colts Turkey Night Loss

Vinateri missed his only field goal attempt, a 53 yarder, in the Colts 28-7 loss to the Steelers. After setting an NFL record of making 44 straight in a row, Vinateri has now missed two of his last three. Vinateri should have gotten more opportunities in the game but coach Chuck Pogano elected to go... Read More

3 years ago

T.Y. Hilton Injures Back in Second Quarter of Colts Loss

T.Y. Hilton caught three passes for 54 yards in the Colts loss on Thanksgiving night. In the second quarter Hilton dropped what would have been an easy run for a touchdown. Several plays later Hilton made an excellent catch a few yards shy of the end zone but a hard hit on the play led... Read More

3 years ago

Dwayne Allen Catches Five Passes in Colts Loss

Allen caught five passes for 49 yards in the Colts 28-7 loss to the Steelers. It was an active day for Allen, whom backup Scott Tolzien targeted often after his first few reads didn't present themselves. These were mostly check down receptions for Allen. Despite this being one of his more productive offensive performances, this... Read More

3 years ago

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