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Gary Davenport

A member of the Fantasy Sports Writers Association and Pro Football Writers of America who resides in Columbus, Ohio, Gary has been featured on a number of fantasy websites and in nationally circulated publications. These publications include the USA Today Fantasy Football Preview and the magazines distributed by Fantasy Sports Publications Inc., for whom Gary is a both a contributing author and associate editor. Gary is a two-time FSWA Award finalist, and his article "To Gronk or Not to Gronk" was honored by the FSWA as the 2015 Print Article of the Year. Gary also appears regularly on Sirius XM Radio (including live from Radio Row at Super Bowl XLIX), KDUS Radio in Phoenix, Arizona and is the co-host of The Fantasy Football Feeding Frenzy, a weekly podcast on Blog Talk Radio. Gary was one of the co-founders of, and Head Writer at, Fantasy Football Oasis before joining Fantasy Sharks as an IDP Senior Staff Writer in 2011. He knows football. Or so he's heard.

FANTASY FOOTBALL FEEDING FRENZY: Wild Card Preview

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Could Sunday’s finale in Green Bay be the beginning of another miraculous postseason run by Eli Manning and the New York Giants? Or are Aaron Rodgers and the red-hot Green Bay Packers the team no one wants to face in the Divisional Round? Stop in tonight as The Feeding Frenzy addresses these questions and more.

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IDP WAIVER WIRE: Week 17

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Christmas has come and gone, but fantasy owners in some IDP leagues are hoping for one last gift from Santa – a league championship. In those leagues, the title game doesn’t happen until Week 17. The downside of those leagues ...

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IDP WAIVER WIRE: Week 16

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It’s the end of the line. Week 16 brings with it the fantasy championship game in the vast majority of IDP leagues. By the end of this week, as families gather around their Christmas Trees, one fortunate soul in each ...

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IDP WAIVER WIRE: Week 15

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This is a special week for the IDP Waiver Wire here at Fantasy Sharks. And not just because the fantasy playoffs are well and truly underway. No, since starting at Fantasy Sharks back in 2011 (it seems like yesterday) by ...

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IDP WAIVER WIRE: Week 14

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If you’re reading this, then odds are congratulations are in order. Unless, that is, you are really dedicated to the idea of playing spoiler. As a matter of fact, even then congratulations are in order. IDP owners still looking to ...

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IDP WAIVER WIRE: Week 13

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This is it. The end of the line. In many fantasy leagues, Week 13 brings with it the finale of the regular season. And for more than a few IDP owners in these leagues, the task at hand is a ...

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IDP WAIVER WIRE: Week 12

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The pickings are getting pretty slim. Twelve weeks into the 2016 NFL season, it’s pretty difficult to find any real game-changers on the waiver wire. Like a turkey leg on Thanksgiving, most of the meat has been chewed right off ...

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IDP WAIVER WIRE: Week 11

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It’s high-wire time. Week 11 brings with it many things. It’s the last of the four-team bye weeks, so outside of two teams off in Week 13 (which well and truly screws some teams in the last week of many ...

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IDP STUDS AND DUDS: Week 10 (Start/Sit)

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Each week during the 2016 season, I’ll point out some Individual Defensive Players who could be set to exceed expectations this week (Studs), as well as some that for whatever reason are riskier plays than normal (Duds). This isn’t necessarily ...

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IDP WAIVER WIRE: Week 10

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Last week brought with it a big shakeup on the IDP landscape, with the trade of Pro Bowl inside linebacker Jamie Collins from the New England Patriots to the Cleveland Browns. And despite the fact he’d only been with the ...

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IDP WAIVER WIRE: Week 9

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It’s getting to be that time of year. As the calendar turns to November for a great many IDP owners – the ones with 4-4 or 3-5 teams – it’s the time in the fantasy campaign where each week becomes ...

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IDP WAIVER WIRE: Week 8

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“Don’t want to make it tough. I just want to tell you that I’ve had enough. It might sound crazy but it ain’t no lie. Baby bye bye bye.” Yes, that’s right. I’ve reached the point in the season where ...

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IDP WAIVER WIRE: Week 7

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Things are about to get really interesting in IDP leagues. For starters, by the end of Week 7, the fantasy regular season will be at least halfway completed – more, in many cases. And unless you’re one of the fortunate ...

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IDP STUDS AND DUDS: Week 6 (Start/Sit)

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Hard though it may be to believe, we’re almost halfway through the 2016 fantasy football regular season. For some IDP owners, it’s been an awesome ride. Maybe you’ve benefitted from Buffalo Bills linebacker Zach Brown averaging 12 tackles a game. ...

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