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Goff, Henry among players with easiest fantasy football playoff schedules

Goff, Henry among players with easiest fantasy football playoff schedules

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Dec. 8 (UPI) -- It's officially playoff time for most fantasy football leagues. Your roster should be complete for the most part, if you prepared for your postseason run in recent weeks, but sit-start decisions are more important now than ever. You must weigh your players' talents against the ease or difficulty of their schedule. You don't want to bench the players who helped you reach the playoffs, but you also shouldn't ignore difficult matchups if you have better options available. Advertisement Los Angeles Rams quarterback Jared Goff, Tennessee Titans running back Derrick Henry, Tampa Bay Buccaneers wide receiver Mike Evans and Denver Broncos tight end Noah Fant are among the players with the easiest fantasy football schedules from Weeks 14 through 16. Buffalo Bills quarterback Josh A...
Pac-12 joins Big Ten with conference-only schedules for fall sports

Pac-12 joins Big Ten with conference-only schedules for fall sports

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July 10 (UPI) -- Less than 24 hours after the Big Ten announced it would have a conference-only schedule for all fall sports this year, the Pac-12 Conference voted Friday to follow that same blueprint amid the coronavirus pandemic. The Pac-12 CEO Group's decision also will delay the start of fall seasons -- including football, men's and women's soccer and women's volleyball -- until "a series of health and safety indicators, which have recently trended in a negative direction, provided sufficient positive data to enable a move to a second phase of return-to-play activities." Advertisement "The health and safety of our student-athletes and all those connected to Pac-12 sports continues to be our number one priority," Pac-12 commissioner Larry Scott said in a statement Friday. "Our decision...
LSU schedules first football games against Southern, Grambling State

LSU schedules first football games against Southern, Grambling State

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June 1 (UPI) -- For the first time in school history, defending national champion LSU scheduled football games against Southern and Grambling State, the university announced Monday. Both of the games against the historically black Louisiana schools will be played at LSU's Tiger Stadium, with Southern visiting on Sept. 10, 2022, and Grambling State on Sept. 9, 2023. Advertisement "This is an incredible opportunity to join our fan bases of these historic Louisiana institutions and championship programs," LSU athletic director Scott Woodward said in a statement. "These dates will be days to celebrate not only football, but the state of Louisiana and all of our people. It's time and we are all proud to be a part of it." LSU first began playing football in 1893, while Southern's football progr...
Harry Winks reveals Tottenham players have individual fitness schedules amid coronavirus pandemic

Harry Winks reveals Tottenham players have individual fitness schedules amid coronavirus pandemic

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Harry Winks has revealed that Tottenham players have been given an individual fitness schedule in order to remain in shape while staying at home during the coronavirus pandemic. With English professional football postponed until at least April 30, a number of players have had to keep their fitness levels high from home. Getty Images - Getty Winks has revealed each Spurs star has their own fitness schedule Winks, alongside all Spurs players, was given his own individual programme while following government guidance on staying at home but says they can be flexible in following it. “It’s a bit strange for all of us, but I’ve got my head around it,” the 24-year-old told the club website. “In terms of fitness, I’m fine, I’m mainly using the gym at my hous...
Celebrity Big Brother presenter Emma Willis talks busy schedules and The Voice judges

Celebrity Big Brother presenter Emma Willis talks busy schedules and The Voice judges

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GETTYPRESENTING: Emma Willis is currently one of the most on-demand UK presentersThe likeable lass is presenting two of the biggest shows of the season, The Voice UK on ITV and Celebrity Big Brother on Channel 5.But says she wouldn’t have it any other way.“You know what, I’ve got a really nice job,” says the 41 year old, who also makes appearances on Celebrity Big Brother’s Bit On The Side alongside Rylan Clark-Neal.Looking decades younger than her years, Emma has become a household favourite and seems to take diva contestants and megastar judges in her stride.“On live TV you have to think on your feet and that takes time and experience,” she tells us.GETTYBUSY: Emma has her hands full at the moment presenting two of this years biggest shows so far “We have the addition of Olly...