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Fantasy Football’s Top 40 Quarterbacks

In the debut of The MMQB’s new fantasy column, a look at the preseason rankings at quarterback. Plus, explaining why your league should use six points for a touchdown pass, not four

Scouting Los Angeles: Let Goff Play

Unless the Rams think their O-line puts Goff in harm’s way, the rookie should be under center Week 1. Plus, what makes Gurley great, the crucial element Tavon Austin brings, and the best front four in football

Scouting Seattle: Wilson Takes Charge

The new and improved Russell Wilson looked like a true franchise QB late last year. Plus, Thomas Rawls as a “poor man’s Adrian Peterson,” and perhaps the only hope opposing offenses have against Richard Sherman

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From Dr. Z Week: A Tribute to Paul Zimmerman

A Life in Journalism

From schoolboy sports at the Sac Bee to the national spotlight at Sports Illustrated, Paul Zimmerman bridged eras while always maintaining his distinctive style. Here, excerpted from his unpublished memoirs, is the story of his career in ... well, just don’t call it media

Dr. Z’s All-Time Team: Part I—Offense

Over more than six decades, sportswriting legend Paul Zimmerman saw ’em all—well, except for one. In this excerpt from his unpublished memoirs, pro football’s journalistic voice of authority unveils his all-time offense, from Hutson to Hannah to Joe Montana

Dr. Z’s All-Time Team: Part II—Defense and Special Teams

In this excerpt from Paul Zimmerman’s unpublished memoirs, special skills on the defensive side swell the rolls of the all-timers far beyond the standard 11. Dig in for more on speed tackles, coverage linebackers and killer-style safeties

Best of Dr. Z: The Long Way Up

In 1985, Zim profiled Los Angeles Raiders quarterback wrecker Howie Long and how he departed Boston’s streets for NFL stardom

Training Camp 2016

Aaron Rodgers’ Most Important Year

How the leader of the Pack is doing everything in his power—from reworking mechanics to diet to making sure teammates are on top of every detail—to make sure the struggles of 2015 never happen again

Training Camp 2016

Are You Ready for This, Denver?

After a tumultuous offseason, the Super Bowl champions go into their title defense with one massive question mark at quarterback but a whole lot of commitment to fight complacency

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Wide Receiver Fantasy Rankings

Featuring the top two players in fantasy football. Plus, why your fantasy league is doing the playoffs so very wrong, and how to fix it

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Scouting Los Angeles: Let Goff Play

Unless the Rams think their O-line puts Goff in harm’s way, the rookie should be under center Week 1. Plus, what makes Gurley great, the crucial element Tavon Austin brings, and the best front four in football