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
- Vikings QB Teddy Bridgewater ends preseason with five TD passes, 0 INTs
Fri, 29 Aug 2014 09:22:39 EST
Vikings rookie quarterback Teddy Bridgewater finished his first NFL preseason with five touchdowns passes and no interceptions. Bridgewater was the st...
- Bengals RB Jeremy Hill gets 26 touches in preseason finale
Fri, 29 Aug 2014 08:52:59 EST
Bengals running back Jeremy Hill took 20 carries for 90 yards and caught six passes for 70 yards in the Bengals' Thursday night preseason finale. Hill...
- Redskins QB Robert Griffin's mechanics regressed in 'fundamental way'
Thu, 28 Aug 2014 14:23:17 EST
ESPN's Ron Jaworski said says that Robert Griffin's mechanics have regressed in a "fundamental way." Jaworski, speaking on Colin Cowherd's r...
- Patriots TE Tim Wright may be offense's 'new Aaron Hernandez'
Wed, 27 Aug 2014 20:12:03 EST
Tim Wright may become the Patriots' new version of TE Aaron Hernandez, according to NFL Network's Ian Rapoport. The Patriots acquired the second-year ...
- Broncos WR Wes Welker is not considering retirement
Mon, 25 Aug 2014 23:39:40 EST
Broncos wide receiver Wes Welker has not considered retirement after sustaining a concussion during Saturday night's preseason game versus the Texans....
- Rams QB Sam Bradford out for season with torn ACL
Sun, 24 Aug 2014 16:53:33 EST
Rams quarterback Sam Bradford re-tore his left ACL in Saturday night's preseason game versus the Browns, according to ESPN's Chris Mortensen. Bradford...
- Patriots RB Shane Vereen scores twice in preseason game
Sat, 23 Aug 2014 00:50:06 EST
Patriots running back Shane Vereen scored two receiving touchdowns in the Patriots' 30-7 rout of the Panthers on Friday night. The first was a 40-yard...
- Patriots WR Julian Edelman catches eight balls for 99 yards in third preseason game
Sat, 23 Aug 2014 00:28:01 EST
Patriots wide receiver Julian Edelman caught eight passes for 99 yards in the Patriots' third preseason game, a 30-7 blowout victory versus the Panthe...
- Browns WR Josh Gordon will not get appeal ruling this week
Fri, 22 Aug 2014 17:02:14 EST
Browns wide receiver Josh Gordon will not get a ruling from the NFL on his suspension appeal this week, according to NFL.com's Ian Rapoport. Many part...
- Bengals RB Jeremy Hill to work with offensive starters in preseason game
Fri, 22 Aug 2014 13:18:32 EST
Rookie running back Jeremy Hill will see reps with the Bengals' offensive starters in the team's third preseason game on Sunday, according to the Cinc...
- Buccaneers RB Doug Martin is now team's 'bell cow,' according to head coach
Fri, 22 Aug 2014 12:56:26 EST
Buccaneers head coach Lovie Smith said Thursday that Doug Martin is now the team's "bell cow" running back after a spree of injuries have si...
- Chiefs RB Jamaal Charles will sit out third preseason game
Fri, 22 Aug 2014 12:45:19 EST
Charles is not expected to play in the Chiefs' third preseason game versus the Vikings Saturday night, according to ESPN's Ed Werder. Charles had bee...
- Steelers RB Le'Veon Bell and RB LeGarrette Blount won't be suspended by team
Thu, 21 Aug 2014 18:27:41 EST
The Steelers plan to "allow the [NFL] to handle any disciplinary measures" with regards to the recent arrests of running back Le'Veon Bell a...
- Falcons RB Steven Jackson set to play Week 1
Wed, 20 Aug 2014 16:47:18 EST
Running back Steven Jackson will be ready to play Week 1, according to Falcons head coach Mike Smith. Jackson has been recovering from a hamstring str...
- Cardinals DB Tyrann Mathieu activated from PUP list
Tue, 19 Aug 2014 18:21:13 EST
The Cardinals have activated DB Tyrann Mathieu from the Physically Unable to Perform list, according to Kent Somers via Twitter. Mathieu is coming off...
- Panthers TE Greg Olsen returns to practice
Tue, 19 Aug 2014 17:13:47 EST
Panthers tight end Greg Olsen returned to the practice field Tuesday after missing a week due to a sore calf muscle, according to the Associated Press...
- Giants WR Odell Beckham out for third preseason game
Tue, 19 Aug 2014 17:05:16 EST
Rookie wideout Odell Beckham has been ruled out for the Giants' third preseason game due to a hamstring injury. Beckham appeared to re-injure the hams...
- Fantasy Impact of New Coaching Staffs (PREMIUM PREVIEW)
Tue, 19 Aug 2014 16:48:42 EST
A free preview of one of our Scout Fantasy premium articles.
- Broncos RB Montee Ball returns to practice
Tue, 19 Aug 2014 14:29:14 EST
Broncos running back Montee Ball returned to non-contact practice on Tuesday, according to ESPN's Jeff Legwold via Twitter. Ball underwent an appendec...
- Giants WR Odell Beckham may have re-injured hamstring
Tue, 19 Aug 2014 11:10:40 EST
Giants wide receiver Odell Beckham has missed almost four weeks of training camp with a hamstring injury, and now may have re-aggravated the strain. D...
- Redskins QB Robert Griffin III bruises leg in preseason game
Tue, 19 Aug 2014 10:34:53 EST
Redskins quarterback Robert Griffin III took several hard hits near the end of scrambles in Monday night's preseason game against the Browns and came ...
- Titans RB Bishop Sankey has 'fumbling issues'
Mon, 18 Aug 2014 19:03:34 EST
Following up on a previous report about Bishop Sankey's ball-security problem, the Nashville Tennessean speculates that Sankey's "fumbling issues...
- Rams RB Tre Mason having difficulty in pass protection
Mon, 18 Aug 2014 18:50:30 EST
Running back Tre Mason allowed two sacks after failing to pass protect in the Rams' preseason game Saturday versus the Packers, according to the St. L...
- Buccaneers RB Charles Sims out 12-14 weeks with ankle injury
Mon, 18 Aug 2014 18:12:07 EST
Buccaneers rookie running back Charles Sims underwent surgery on Saturday for a broken ankle and will miss 12 to 14 weeks as he recovers, according to...
- Bears WR Marquess Wilson out for 12-14 weeks with broken collarbone
Mon, 18 Aug 2014 18:01:07 EST
Bears wide receiver Marquess Wilson broke his collarbone in three places and is out until at least midseason, according to USA Today. The injury occur...
- Patriots TE Rob Gronkowski says he plans to play all 16 games
Mon, 18 Aug 2014 17:49:33 EST
Patriots tight end Rob Gronkowski said he plans to play in every game in 2014, according to ESPN's Mike Reiss via Twitter. Last week, several outlets ...
- Get Free Access to FFToolbox Pro: Heatmap Tool
Mon, 18 Aug 2014 14:30:48 EST
An introduction to FFToolbox Pro's Heatmap Tool
- Scoutlook: San Diego Chargers Wide Receivers
Sat, 16 Aug 2014 08:54:11 EST
A free example of one of our Scout Fantasy premium articles.
- Steelers RBs Le'Veon Bell and LeGarrette Blount will both 'get their share' of carries
Fri, 15 Aug 2014 12:45:19 EST
Bell and Blount "are both going to get their share" of carries in the Steelers backfield this season, according to head coach Mike Tomlin. T...
- Buccaneers RB Charles Sims suffers ankle injury
Thu, 14 Aug 2014 17:56:57 EST
Sims sustained a right ankle injury during Tuesday's practice, according to the Tampy Bay Times' beat reporter Greg Auman via Twitter. Auman posted a...
- Scoutlook: New England Patriots Backfield (PREMIUM PREVIEW)
Thu, 14 Aug 2014 16:07:59 EST
A free preview of one of our Scout Fantasy premium articles.
- Seahawks RB Marshawn Lynch cleared of all wrongdoing in assault case
Thu, 14 Aug 2014 14:42:14 EST
The Bellevue, WA police department released a statement Wednesday night clearing Lynch of all wrongdoing in an alleged incident of assault and proper...
- Cowboys TE Jason Witten to see the ball 'in space' this season
Thu, 14 Aug 2014 09:09:29 EST
Cowboys QB Tony Romo wants to get WItten the ball "in space" this season, according to CBS Sports. Romo believes that the Cowboys' offensiv...
- Chiefs WR Dwayne Bowe 'hasn't had a great camp'
Thu, 14 Aug 2014 08:59:52 EST
ESPN's Adam Teicher says that there's "no sign yet that Bowe will bounce back" this season, and that the receiver isn't performing very well...
- Cardinals WR Michael Floyd could be team's top receiver
Wed, 13 Aug 2014 18:10:00 EST
NFL writer Dan Pompei says that people within the organization believe that Floyd will be the Cardinals' WR1 this season, ahead of WR Larry Fitzgeral...
- Cowboys RB DeMarco Murray is leader of RBBC, according to head coach
Wed, 13 Aug 2014 17:36:50 EST
Cowboys head coach Jason Garrett said he sees Murray "as the leader of a committee," according to Jason LaCanfora via Twitter. Garrett cont...
- Cardinals RB Andre Ellington to see 20 touches per game
Wed, 13 Aug 2014 17:27:43 EST
The Cardinals would like to get Ellington the ball "20 or so times a game, but want to limit his carries inside the tackles," according to ...
- Bengals RB Giovani Bernard could get 'a good share' of goal-line work
Wed, 13 Aug 2014 16:18:42 EST
Bernard could see "a good share of goal line carries" for the Bengals this season, according to beat writer Paul Dehner Jr. Dehner also beli...
- Texans WR Andre Johnson returns to practice
Wed, 13 Aug 2014 12:58:04 EST
Johnson returned to Texans practice Wednesday in pads after missing 15 days to a hamstring injury. Texans RB Arian Foster also returned to practice f...
- Rams WR Tavon Austin is 'very quiet' in training camp
Wed, 13 Aug 2014 12:50:44 EST
Former Rams WR Torry Holt says that Austin has been "very quiet" in training camp. "For a guy picked eighth overall, it's bothering me...
- Eagles WR Jeremy Maclin is 'toasting' CB Darrelle Revis at joint practices
Wed, 13 Aug 2014 12:34:36 EST
Maclin has been beating Revis consistently in 1-on-1 drills at the Eagles-Patriots joint practices this week, according to the Philadelphia Inquirer'...
- Titans RB Bishop Sankey 'easy to envision' as 'primary ball-carrier'
Wed, 13 Aug 2014 12:22:40 EST
"It's easy to envision [Sankey] as the primary ball-carrier" for the Titans this year, according the the Nashville Tennessean. The paper pra...
- Chargers TE Antonio Gates is 'still the man' in San Diego
Wed, 13 Aug 2014 12:12:12 EST
Chargers beat reporter Kevin Acee says that TE Antonio Gates is "still the man" in San Diego. In a live chat, Acee said that "Gates is...
- How to Start a Fantasy Football League
Wed, 13 Aug 2014 06:38:26 EST
A basic guide for first-time, beginner Fantasy Football league commissioners.
- Panthers WR Kelvin Benjamin is the 'star' of training camp
Tue, 12 Aug 2014 23:06:24 EST
ESPN's David Newton says that WR Kelvin Benjamin is the "star of Panthers camp." The rookie receiver will be the Panthers' WR1 this year, a...
- Patriots TE Rob Gronkowski questionable for Week 1
Tue, 12 Aug 2014 22:55:50 EST
A source close to the Patriots says that TE Rob Gronkowski's chances of playing in Week 1 of the regular season are currently at 50 percent, accordin...
- Texans RB Andre Brown cut
Tue, 12 Aug 2014 06:38:56 EST
The Texans cut RB Andre Brown from their roster Monday, according to ProFootballTalk. The move comes after Brown did not play in the Texans preseason ...
- Patriots TE Rob Gronkowski takes part in 7-on-7 drills
Mon, 11 Aug 2014 21:41:02 EST
Rob Gronkowski participated in 7-on-7 drills today, according to CSN's Tom Curran via Twitter. This is the first time Gronkowski has participated in g...
- Steelers WR Martavis Bryant struggles versus Giants
Mon, 11 Aug 2014 12:32:53 EST
Rookie WR Martavis Bryant recorded a drop, a muffed punt, and a fumble in the Steelers preseason opener versus the Giants on Saturday night. Bryant d...
- Titans RB Bishop Sankey impresses head coach Ken Whisenhunt in opener
Mon, 11 Aug 2014 12:18:11 EST
Ken Whisenhunt singled out rookie RB Bishop Sankey as a player who impressed him in the Titans' preseason opener versus Green Bay on Saturday night. S...