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League-leading Scuttling Hogs have played their first-half wild card to make a number of strategic switches to tweak the lineup going into Gameweek 19 and the new year. Out has come the struggling Jermain Dafoe, replaced by red-hot Rondon. Aike, Reid, and van Dijk shore up an almost entirely new […]

Hogs refreshed for 2017

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Chelsea needed only one goal today from Diego Costa to secure a 1-0 win over Crystal Palace and cement their place atop the English Premier League. However the Chelsea striker also earned a yellow card, his fifth of the season and will now miss the team’s next match vs Bournemouth […]

Alert: Diego Costa suspended for Game Week 18

Christian Eriksen GW 16
Christian Eriksen scored 2 goals and added 1 assist vs Hull today. That earned him 16 Game Week 16 Fantasy Premier League points up front, plus 3 bonus points, for a total of 19 points. Eriksen has been hot of late. He also scored two goals in GW 14 vs […]

Eriksen scores 2, adds 1 assist vs Hull – Game ...

The Guardian’s Dominic Fifield has reported that Chelsea’s Eden Hazard is injured: “Chelsea will be without Eden Hazard for this evening’s Premier League game at Sunderland after the Belgium international was omitted from the league leader’s squad for the match on Wearside. Hazard is understood to have suffered a knock […]

Alert: Eden Hazard injured

Cristiano Ronaldo wins 2016 Ballon d'Or 2
It’s official – FIFA has awarded Cristiano Ronaldo the 2016 Ballon d’Or and confirmed that he was indeed the Best Player in the World for the 2016 calendar year. Hard to argue with this decision as Cristiano won both the Champions League and Euro 2016. A mighty fine year for […]

Cristiano Ronaldo was the Best Player in the World in ...

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Back in 2010, we posted a holiday gift guide to help our sports-obsessed subscribers foist their passion on loved ones. I just had a look at that old post and realized it’s still pretty timely – so here it is, below. Stay tuned for more – we know there’s no shopping […]

BP holiday gift guide redux

Scuttling Hogs GW 14 Fantasy Premier League 2
Well you really have to take your hat off to the Scuttling Hogs after they recorded a stunning 104 points during Game Week 14. Leading the way for the Hogs was the captained Alexis Sanchez with a hat-trick and 46 points. The Hogs also got goals from Eriksen (2), Can, […]

Soaring Hogs ride Sanchez to century, set sights on Fantasy ...

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE From his offices in downtown Toronto, fantasy manager John Vid has announced a re-branding of his Fantasy Premier League Pep City team. The move comes a day after Vid sold Manchester City striker Sergio Aguero and just hours after Pep Guardiola’s City lost 3-1 at home to Antonio Conte’s […]

News Release: Pep City Fantasy Premier League team re-branded as ...

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I hate Alexis Sanchez because he destroyed all of the good work I did today in the Fantasy Premier League. Prior to the West Ham Arsenal game my Pep City team was looking good. Sitting on 50 points after moving for Harry Kane (my captain and 2-goal scorer) and Christian […]

Why I hate Alexis Sanchez