Stephen EnglertFFToolbox Writer
FFToolbox Fantasy Football Writer since 2014
Stephen Englert has been a fantasy football enthusiast and writer for over 10 years. He is a diehard fan of the Indianapolis Colts first, and his fantasy teams second (barely). He currently lives in Naples, FL.
Recent Articles by Stephen Englert
- Saints backfield to run as three-way committee
Fri, 01 Aug 2014 22:25:15 EST
The Saints will continue to use a trio of running backs in 2014, according to ESPN's Mike Triplett. Saints RB Pierre Thomas will handle the third-dow...
- Dolphins RB Knowshon Moreno could miss entire preseason
Fri, 01 Aug 2014 21:57:13 EST
Moreno, recovering from offseason knee surgery, may be out for the entire Dolphins preseason, according to the Miami Herald. Moreno underwent knee sur...
- 49ers WR Michael Crabtree to miss 'a week or two' with undisclosed injury
Fri, 01 Aug 2014 16:26:28 EST
Crabtree will be out "a week or two" wtih an undisclosed injury, according to CSNBayArea.com. 49ers head coach Jim Harbaugh said that the in...
- Eagles QB Foles looks 'good,' 'not great' in training camp
Fri, 01 Aug 2014 15:32:50 EST
Jeff McClane of the Philadelphia Inquirer says that Foles "has been good in camp" but "not great." McClane points out that Foles ...
- 2014 Fantasy Breakout No. 2 Wide Receivers
Fri, 01 Aug 2014 13:06:36 EST
Our fantasy football experts lists No. 2 wide receivers who will blow up this season.
- Giants WR Rueben Randle seeing red zone work in camp
Fri, 01 Aug 2014 11:34:44 EST
Randle saw "a lot of red zone looks" during Thursday's practice at Giants training camp, according to NJ.com's Jordan Raanan. Randle served...
- 2014 Auction Draft Ripoffs
Fri, 01 Aug 2014 10:12:45 EST
A list of fantasy football players to avoid in auction drafts due to their over-sized price tags.
- Saints WR Brandin Cooks and WR Nick Toon look 'terrific'
Fri, 01 Aug 2014 10:06:20 EST
Cooks and Toon "have looked terrific throughout camp," according to ESPN's Mike Triplett. With Saints WR Kenny Stills missing time with a qu...
- Raiders RB Maurice Jones-Drew and RB Darren McFadden to share touches
Fri, 01 Aug 2014 08:57:00 EST
Raiders head coach Dennis Allen says that Jones-Drew and McFadden are both "going to get an opportunity to play," according to the San Jose ...
- Browns WR Josh Gordon has 'slight chance' of suspension settlement
Fri, 01 Aug 2014 08:29:53 EST
Following reports this week that Gordon's suspsension appeal would be an "all-or-nothing" affair, a source tells ProFootballTalk's Mike Flo...
- Giants RB Andre Williams taking first-team goal line reps
Fri, 01 Aug 2014 08:17:10 EST
Williams has been taking the first-team goal line snaps at training camp, according to the New York Daily News. The rookie Williams was drafted by th...
- Colts WR T.Y. Hilton out again with finger injury
Thu, 31 Jul 2014 22:22:37 EST
Hilton missed practice Thursday with a finger injury he suffered yesterday, according to Colts beat writer Stephen Holder. Very little has been report...
- Giants RB David Wilson 'needs a miracle'
Thu, 31 Jul 2014 17:26:41 EST
Wilson will need "a miracle" to return to football, a person familiar with Wilson's medical situation told NJ.com. Wilson said in a tweet We...
- Seahawks RB Marshawn Lynch will end holdout
Thu, 31 Jul 2014 17:15:39 EST
ESPN's Adam Schefter says that Lynch will end his holdout by reporting to Seahawks camp within the next 24 hours. Lynch's holdout is currently in its ...
- Steelers RB Le'Veon Bell misses practice with hamstring injury
Thu, 31 Jul 2014 14:29:12 EST
Bell missed hs second straight practice Thursday with a hamstring injury, according to the Pittsburgh Post-Gazette. Bell first sustained the injury d...
- Best and Worst Picks from the ComeGetSome Draft
Wed, 30 Jul 2014 16:37:03 EST
A popular league's draft is critiqued by our fantasy football expert.
- Colts WR T.Y. Hilton leaves practice with finger injury
Wed, 30 Jul 2014 16:11:07 EST
Hilton left practice with a finger injury, and was later seen on the sidelines with ice and a hand wrap, according to Mike Chappell of the Indianapol...
- Colts RB Trent Richardson returns to practice
Wed, 30 Jul 2014 15:38:37 EST
ESPN's Mike Wells reports that Richardson is back at practice Wednesday after missing the last several workouts with a hamstring injury. Richardson co...
- GM on Seahawks RB Marshawn Lynch holdout: 'Next man up'
Wed, 30 Jul 2014 15:21:55 EST
Seahawks general manager John Schneider told the Seattle Times that the organization's philosophy with respect to Lynch's holdout is "next man u...
- Jets TE Zach Sudfeld getting first-team reps
Wed, 30 Jul 2014 14:22:57 EST
Sudfeld has been taking practice reps with the Jets offensive starters, according to New York Daily News' Manish Mehta via Twitter. Mehta also says th...
- Patriots TE Rob Gronkowski likely to sit out preseason
Wed, 30 Jul 2014 12:20:19 EST
Gronkowski will likely sit out the entirety of the preseason schedule as he recovers from knee surgery, according to the Boston Globe. The fourth-year...
- Cowboys RB Lance Dunbar impressing at camp
Wed, 30 Jul 2014 11:59:00 EST
The Dallas Morning News says Dunbar "continues to be impressive" at Cowboys training camp. The former undrafted free agent is heading in to...
- Broncos RB Ronnie Hillman winning backup battle
Wed, 30 Jul 2014 08:39:00 EST
Hillman has "usually been the running back up" in Broncos camp so far, according to denverbroncos.com. With Broncos RB Montee Ball solidly p...
- Cardinals RB Andre Ellington sidelined with neck injury
Tue, 29 Jul 2014 23:41:45 EST
Ellington sat out Tuesday's practice with a neck injury, according to ESPN's Josh Weinfuss. Little is known about the injury, but it does not appear ...
- Seahawks RB Marshawn Lynch accruing fines
Tue, 29 Jul 2014 19:53:46 EST
Marshawn Lynch has racked up $455,000 in fines related to his holdout for a new contract, according to ESPN's Adam Schefter via Twitter. Lynch, unhap...
- Falcons RB Steven Jackson out with hamstring injury
Tue, 29 Jul 2014 18:32:07 EST
Jackson injured his hamstring during training camp on Monday, according to Falcons digital media manager Jay Adams via Twitter. Adams says that it wa...
- Giants RB David Wilson suffers setback
Tue, 29 Jul 2014 17:28:00 EST
Wilson is undergoing tests after sustaining a "burner" in his surgically repaired neck during Tuesday's practice, according to NFL Network'...
- Falcons RB Steven Jackson looks 'rejuvenated'
Mon, 28 Jul 2014 13:58:59 EST
Jackson appears to have some of his explosiveness back early in training camp, according to ESPN's Falcons reporter Vaughn McClure. Jackson suffered f...
- 2014 Auction Draft Bargains
Mon, 28 Jul 2014 12:09:18 EST
A list of fantasy football players to target in auction drafts due to their cheap price tags.
- Browns WR Charles Johnson turning heads at camp
Mon, 28 Jul 2014 09:40:38 EST
Johnson has impressed members of the Browns organization with his size, speed, and knowledge of the team's offense, according to ESPN Cleveland's Ton...
- Jets TE Zach Sudfeld impresses at training camp
Mon, 28 Jul 2014 09:11:26 EST
Sudfeld has been the best TE at Jets training camp thus far, according to ESPN's Rich Cimini. Sudfeld is seekeing to unseat Jets TE Jeff Cumberland, w...
- Seahawks RB Christine Michael leaves practice with shoulder injury
Sun, 27 Jul 2014 19:39:19 EST
Michael left Seahawks practice with an injured shoulder on Sunday, according to ProFootballTalk. Seahawks head coach Pete Carroll downplayed the seve...
- 49ers RB LaMichael James injured
Sun, 27 Jul 2014 19:20:14 EST
James was carted off the field during the 49ers practice Sunday, with an apparent left arm injury, according to CSNBayArea.com. James is in line with ...
- Steelers WR Markus Wheaton to see 'greatly increased' role
Sun, 27 Jul 2014 18:57:34 EST
According to CBS Sports, "several Steelers people" say that Wheaton is having a "strong start to camp" and that "his role wil...
- Falcons WR Julio Jones looks 'explosive'
Sun, 27 Jul 2014 18:37:06 EST
Jones is showing no lingering issues with his surgically repaired foot, according to ESPN's Vaughn McClure. Jones is moving well, accelerating and sto...
- Packers WR Jordy Nelson gets four-year, $39 million extension
Sat, 26 Jul 2014 14:58:30 EST
Nelso signed an extension with the Packers that will tie him to the team through the 2018 season, and includes $14.2 million in guaranteed money. The ...
- Bills RB Fred Jackson injured
Fri, 25 Jul 2014 22:56:38 EST
Jackson suffered a "lower leg injury" during practice Friday, according to ESPN's Mike Rodak. He was able to leave the field under his own p...
- 49ers RB Kendall Hunter injured
Fri, 25 Jul 2014 22:44:17 EST
Hunter sustained a right knee injury during practice Friday, according ESPN's Bill Williamson. Hunter was hurt when attempting to catch a swing pass,...
- The Mock Draft World Championship: Introduction and Pick Analysis
Fri, 25 Jul 2014 19:05:39 EST
Our fantasy football expert completes his own team entry into the Mock Draft World Championship!
- Colts RB Vick Ballard injured during camp
Fri, 25 Jul 2014 15:22:59 EST
Ballard injured his ankle running a route during the Colts practice Friday and was carted off the field. He was unable to put any weight on the injur...
- Colts RB Trent Richardson says he was playing injured last year
Fri, 25 Jul 2014 10:59:26 EST
Richardson told ESPN's Mike Wells that he played much of last season with a chipped collar bone and a separated AC joint. "Toward the end of the...
- Texans WR Andre Johnson reported to camp today
Fri, 25 Jul 2014 09:33:02 EST
ESPN's Adam Schefter says that Johnson arrived at the Texans facility and reported to camp on time Friday morning. Johnson and his agent are still in...
- Cowboys WR Dez Bryant 'not close' to new deal with team
Thu, 24 Jul 2014 23:51:50 EST
ESPN Dallas' Tim MacMahon says that the Cowboys and Dez Bryant have had several contract discussions, but are 'not close' to a new deal for the recei...
- Falcons WR Roddy White gets contract extension
Thu, 24 Jul 2014 11:11:06 EST
White and the Falcons have agreed to a three-year extension that will tie the veteran wideout to the team through the 2017 season. Reports had emerge...
- Ravens RB Ray Rice to receive two-game suspension
Thu, 24 Jul 2014 10:58:39 EST
ProFootballTalk reports that Baltimore Ravens RB Ray Rice will be suspended two games for violating the NFL's personal conduct policy. Rice was caught...
- Jaguars WR Justin Blackmon arrested for possession
Thu, 24 Jul 2014 10:44:02 EST
Jacksonville Jaguars wide receiver Justin Blackmon was arrested Wednesday night after police found marijuana in his car during a routine traffic stop,...
- Browns RB Ben Tate 'penciled in' as starter
Wed, 23 Jul 2014 23:33:23 EST
Browns beat writer Nate Ulrich says he has Tate 'penciled in' as the starting RB in Cleveland, despite competition for the spot. Rookie Browns RB Terr...
- Browns QB Brian Hoyer to enter camp as starter
Wed, 23 Jul 2014 20:46:46 EST
ESPN's Pat McManamon reports that the Browns will enter training camp with Hoyer slotted in as the team's starter. Browns head coach Mike Pettine has...
- Giants WR Odell Beckham's hamstring injury is 'concerning'
Wed, 23 Jul 2014 17:35:37 EST
Giants GM Jerry Reese is worried about his rookie WR's continuing hamstring problems. "He missed part of spring ball with a hamstring and then he...
- Chiefs RB Jamaal Charles agrees to new contract
Wed, 23 Jul 2014 16:59:48 EST
Just hours after a holdout was announced Tuesday night, the Chiefs have agreed to a new deal with Charles, ESPN's Adam Schefter says via Twitter. The ...