Fantasy Guru Daily: 4/26/11

The lockout has been lifted, but will it stay that way?. On Monday, Judge Susan Richard Nelson ruled in favor of the players by granting them an injunction to lift the lockout after 45 days. While the general consensus was Nelson would side with the players, she was also expected to grant a stay of the lockout, but did not. With no stay granted, the league filed an appeal of Nelson’s decision to the 8th U.S. Circuit Court of Appeals in St. Louis and would like it handled by June, as they feel Nelson exceeded her jurisdiction. The league also filed a motion with Nelson for a stay, and she has given the players’ side until 9am central time on Wednesday to respond. In the meantime, the league held a conference call with all 32 teams on Monday night to determine how to handle players reporting for work on Tuesday morning. NFL spokesman Greg Aiello told NFL Network’s Albert Breer that players would be allowed into team facilities if they showed up on Tuesday morning and would “be treated courteously and with respect.” With players looking to earn their workout bonus, some agents have told their clients to report to [...]

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Matthew Camp

Camp has been a fantasy football player since 1997, when he remembers using the box scores from the New York Daily News.

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Joe Dolan

Joe is a son of the video-game age - his extensive knowledge of NFL rosters dates back to the early 1990s.


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Tom Brolley

Brolley was blessed with the mobility of Peyton Manning, but lacked his encyclopedic football knowledge and rocket arm.

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