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About Joey C - RotoBaller

Joey Christopoulos runs his own fantasy football web series Tuddy Guys (youtube.com/tuddyguys). 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.

Joey C - RotoBaller has written 4834 articles so far, you can find them below.


Odell Beckham Jr. Leads Giants With 85 Receiving Yards

New York Giants wide receiver Odell Beckham Jr. caught five passes for a team-high 85 yards in the team's 25-22 loss to the Eagles. The offense got off to a great start but completely fizzled in the second half as Beckham Jr. was quiet for long stretches in the game. He did add a nice... Read More

11 months ago

Saquon Barkley Delivers Two Touchdowns In Loss

New York Giants running back Saquon Barkley carried the ball 13 times for 101 yards with seven receptions for 41 yards and two touchdowns in Week 12. Barkley got the Giants on the board early, catching a pass from quarterback Eli Manning for a 13-yard touchdown reception. The rookie then flashed his elite play-making ability,... Read More

11 months ago

Eli Manning's Poor Second Half Dooms Giants

New York Giants quarterback Eli Manning completed 26 of 37 passes for 297 yards with one touchdown and one interception in the Giants 25-22 loss to the Eagles. The Giants mustered only three points in the second half after Manning tore through the Eagles secondary to start this must-win game. It has been a brutal... Read More

11 months ago

Brandon Marshall Inactive For Second Game With Saints

New Orleans Saints wide receiver Brandon Marshall was a surprise inactive for the second straight game as the Saints took care of the Falcons 31-17 on Thanksgiving. The veteran receiver was signed via free agency two weeks ago to supplement the Saints passing game but has not suited up for the team yet. It could... Read More

11 months ago

Benjamin Watson Can't Be Trusted In Fantasy

New Orleans Saints tight end Benjamin Watson caught one pass for only 20 yards in the Saints 31-17 win over the Falcons. The Saints posted only 171 yards of offense in the air but Watson continues to disappear in the vertical attack. Watson has now caught only two passes over the last three games and... Read More

11 months ago


Tom Brady Misses Practice: Still Expected To Play Week 12

New England Patriots quarterback Tom Brady (illness) did not participate in Friday's practice heading into the team's Week 12 matchup against the Jets. Brady has also been limited in practice due to a knee issue so the hurdles continue to pile up for the 40-year-old. The Patriots are coming off the bye week and Brady... Read More

11 months ago

Rob Gronkowski Ready To Return Against Jets

New England Patriots tight end Rob Gronkowski told reporters that he is 'good to go', heading into this weekend's matchup against the Jets in Week 12. Gronk has missed the past two games and the addition of the bye week gave him the extra rest necessary to return to the lineup. He has been battling... Read More

11 months ago

Michael Thomas Drops A Fantasy Dud On Thanksgiving

New Orleans Saints wide receiver Michael Thomas caught only four passes for 38 yards in the Saints Thanksgiving victory over the Falcons 31-17. Thomas came into the game with 82 receptions on the season but quarterback Drew Brees targeted some unlikely heroes to put points on the board. Thomas is having an elite fantasy season... Read More

11 months ago

Mark Ingram Adds 66 Total Yards In Turkey Day Win

New Orleans Saints running back Mark Ingram carried the ball 11 times for 52 yards with 14 receiving yards in the Saints 31-17 win over the Falcons. The Saints have now won 10 in a row and the addition of Ingram has given their backfield a fearsome two-headed monster. Ingram now has 259 rushing yards... Read More

11 months ago

Alvin Kamara Falls Two Total Yards Short Of 100 In Win

New Orleans Saints running back Alvin Kamara carried the ball 14 times for 89 yards and added nine receiving yards in the Saints 31-17 win over the Falcons. It was a quiet Thanksgiving for the Saints star offensive weapon and came two yards short of 100 yards from scrimmage. Kamara has been elite all season,... Read More

11 months ago


Drew Brees Gorges On Falcons For Four Touchdowns

New Orleans Saints quarterback Drew Brees completed 15 of 22 passes for 171 yards with four touchdowns and one interception in the Saints 31-17 win over the Falcons on Thanksgiving. Brees, once again, was deadly in the red zone, completing touchdown passes to four different no-name receivers. Brees did throw his second interception of the... Read More

11 months ago

Jordan Howard Limited To Seven Carries In Week 12

Chicago Bears running back Jordan Howard carried the ball seven times for 13 rushing yards in the Bears 23-16 victory over the Lions. With the news that quarterback Mitch Trubisky would be sidelined with a shoulder injury, fantasy owners of Howard were salivating. But the Bears offense went in the opposite direction, attempting only 11... Read More

11 months ago

Trey Burton's Slump Continues

Chicago Bears tight end Trey Burton caught four passes for 28 yards in the Bears victory over the Lions on Thanksgiving. It was not Burton's finest effort, losing a fumble early in the game that led to points for the Lions. The offense was limited with backup Chase Daniel at quarterback but Burton's production has... Read More

11 months ago

Allen Robinson Fails To Torch Lions In Rematch

Chicago Bears wide receiver Allen Robinson caught two passes for 37 yards in the Bears 23-16 win over the Lions. Robinson came down with a fantastic catch for 29 yards in the game but was mostly quiet. Robinson recently torched the Lions for two touchdowns and 133 yards in Week 10 but the entire offense... Read More

11 months ago

Anthony Miller Totals 41 Receiving Yards In Win

Chicago Bears wide receiver Anthony Miller caught three passes for 41 yards in the Bears 23-16 win over the Lions in Week 12. Miller came into the game with three touchdowns over his last four games but the offense was limited with backup Chase Daniel playing quarterback. The rookie receiver came up with some huge... Read More

11 months ago


Taylor Gabriel Leads Bears With 49 Receiving Yards

Chicago Bears wide receiver Taylor Gabriel caught seven passes for 49 yards in the Bears 23-16 win over the Lions. Gabriel was the preferred target of backup quarterback Chase Daniel and was able to come up with some key catches. Gabriel has only two touchdowns on the season but now leads the team with 51... Read More

11 months ago

Tarik Cohen Catches Touchdown On Turkey Day

Chicago Bears running back Tarik Cohen seven passes for 45 yards, including a 14-yard touchdown catch, in the Bears 23-16 win over the Lions. With injured quarterback Mitch Trubisky sidelined, the team turned to backup Chase Daniel to make plays. The Bears completely abandoned the running game to move the chains and Cohen added only... Read More

11 months ago

Chase Daniel Steps Up In Victory

Chicago Bears backup quarterback Chase Daniel completed 27 of 37 passes for 230 yards and two touchdowns in the Bears 23-16 win over the Lions on Thanksgiving. The veteran backup was thrust into action on a short week due to the shoulder injury to Mitch Trubisky. Daniel got off to a slow start but was... Read More

11 months ago

Benjamin Watson Lacks Fantasy Appeal In Week 12

New Orleans Saints tight end Benjamin Watson will continue his up-and-down season Thanksgiving night against the Falcons. The veteran has chipped in with some nice plays at times this season but has completely disappeared from games. He will be hard to trust against a Falcons defense that is allowing the 12th fewest fantasy points to... Read More

11 months ago

Tre'Quan Smith Has Favorable Matchup Against Falcons

New Orleans Saints wide receiver Tre'Quan Smith will try and stay hot against a Falcons defense that is allowing the fifth most fantasy points to opposing receivers. Smith is coming off of a 10-catch performance that yielded 157 yards and one touchdown last week and will go up against a Falcons defense that has allowed... Read More

11 months ago


Michael Thomas Set To Fly Against Falcons

New Orleans Saints wide receiver Michael Thomas is having a phenomenal season, posting 82 receptions, 1,042 yards and eight touchdowns through 10 games. He will now go up against a Falcons defense that is allowing the fifth most fantasy points to opposing pass-catchers. Thomas caught 10 passes for 129 yards against the Falcons in Week... Read More

11 months ago

Mark Ingram Has 207 Rushing Yards Over Last Two Games

New Orleans Saints running back Mark Ingram will look to extend his 100-yard streak to three games Thanksgiving night against the Falcons. Ingram has 207 rushing yards over his last two games with two rushing touchdowns and will go up against a Falcons defense that is allowing the third most fantasy points to opposing backs.... Read More

11 months ago

Alvin Kamara Ready To Carve Up Falcons On Thursday

New Orleans Saints running back Alvin Kamara will go up against a Falcons defense that he burned for 66 rushing yards with 15 receptions for 124 yards in Week 3. The Falcons defense is allowing the third most fantasy points to opposing running backs and has allowed 14 touchdowns to the position this season. Kamara... Read More

11 months ago

Drew Brees Has Dynamite Thanksgiving Matchup

New Orleans Saints quarterback Drew Brees is having an MVP-type season with a 76.9% completion percentage, 2,964 yards, 25 touchdowns and only one interception. Brees has 11 touchdown passes over his last three games heading into a Thanksgiving matchup against a porous Falcons defense. Atlanta's defense is allowing the third most fantasy points to opposing... Read More

11 months ago

Bears Defense Ready To Feast On Lions

The Chicago Bears defense is riding plenty of momentum heading into their Thanksgiving matchup against the Lions. The Bears defense has posted 10-plus fantasy points in seven of their 10 games played this season and have looked dominant the past three weeks. They will go up against a Lions offense that they sacked six times... Read More

11 months ago


Taylor Gabriel A Risky Fantasy Play On Turkey Day

Chicago Bears wide receiver Taylor Gabriel will go up against a Lions defense that is allowing the 11th most fantasy points to opposing receivers this season. Gabriel enjoyed a productive game against the Vikings in Week 11 but has not scored a touchdown since September 30. To further complicate matters, quarterback Mitch Trubisky is nursing... Read More

11 months ago

Anthony Miller Looks To Extend Touchdown Streak

Chicago Bears wide receiver Anthony Miller will try and extend his touchdown streak to three games this Thursday against the Lions. The rookie now has three touchdowns over his last four games played and will try to replicate his five-catch, 122-yard and one touchdown performance against the Lions in Week 10. The recent news that... Read More

11 months ago

Allen Robinson Ready To Punish Lions Again

Chicago Bears wide receiver Allen Robinson will be looking for second's at the fantasy table on Thanksgiving against a Lions defense he torched for six catches, 133 yards and two touchdowns in Week 10. It was, by far, Robinson's best game in a Bears uniform and caught passes all over the field in a variety... Read More

11 months ago

Trey Burton Could Have Active Showing Against Lions

Chicago Bears tight end Trey Burton has caught only one touchdown over his last four games after posting four scores in a five-game stretch. Burton has been used in a variety of ways and has been a integral part of the Bears red-zone offense. He will go up against a Lions defense that is allowing... Read More

11 months ago

Tarik Cohen Will Be X-Factor On Turkey Day

Chicago Bears running back Tarik Cohen will try and get his season back on track this Thursday against the Lions on Thanksgiving. Cohen has posted only 107 yards from scrimmage over his last three games and has been largely ineffective since taking a screen pass to the house for a 70-yard touchdown against the Jets... Read More

11 months ago


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