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The FCS: "The 'Don't Play Fantasy in Week 17' Myth" & Your End-of-Season Assessment

3/8/2018
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12/23/2016: The Commish addresses the "Week 17 Myth." Plus, we discuss giving yourself an end-of-season assessment while victories and irritations are still fresh to help you going forward. Last podcast of the season and the last podcast ever on Rabble.TV who subsequently changed their platform.

Duration:01:01:16

The FCS: D1 College Football Fans Love Stinky, Rotten Porridge, Right?!

3/8/2018
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12/09/2016: Kickers matter in fantasy and you should award them just like you do other players. The Commish discusses how to do it. Plus: NCAA D1 playoffs are a joke and why do college fans accept their crap?

Duration:00:58:50

The FCS: “Is It Fair If an Owner Pulls Players Off Waivers So Others Can’t Use Them?”

3/8/2018
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12/02/1016: As the season is close to an end, the Commish reviews some the better questions of the season: fractional points, locking owners out, head-to-head as a tie-breaker.

Duration:01:01:03

The FCS: Should You Lockout Non-playoff Teams from Making Roster Moves?

3/8/2018
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11/18/2016: Say goodbye to tie games forever. Plus, "Commish, do you have a preference on handling non postseason teams?" Discussion ensues. Also, Tony Romo and yet another toilet seat rant.

Duration:00:47:19

The FCS: Kickers Belong on Fantasy Rosters & "No, YOU Put the Toilet Seat Down!"

3/7/2018
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11/11/2016: Smokin' Jay Cutler & stop with the toilet seat madness! Yes, kickers should be included on fantasy rosters. The Commish discusses why and what to consider when choosing one.

Duration:01:01:49

The FCS: How to Be Your Own Best Devil's Advocate.

3/7/2018
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11/04/2016: The Benefits of the "General Letter" to Avoid League Dissent. Plus: the Commish expands on leaving a roster slot open on purpose. "No matter what!": How hardline should your rules should be? Take some time to evaluate your rules and how to be your own best Devil's Advocate.

Duration:01:01:35

The FCS: Make Sure Your Tie-breakers Fit Your League Set Up.

3/7/2018
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09/16/2016: We discovered we overlooked a "What's New?" change in the Yahoo! platform. How did I deal with it, and how did I address the league about it? Plus: Do your tiebreakers actually fit your league setup? We're talking leagues with divisions, folks.

Duration:00:59:16

The FCS: Don't Break Your Own Rules.

3/7/2018
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09/09/2016: Don't break your own rules - for anyone, even if at the time it seems like a minor thing. Things can change real quickly and all of a sudden you're the "rule-breaking commissioner" and not the cool dude, who did someone a favor.

Duration:01:00:33

The FCS: Loop hole, fair play, or skullduggery?: An Owner Leaves a Starting Spot Open on Purpose

3/7/2018
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10/28/2016: An owner leaves a starting spot open on purpose - Loop hole, fair play, or skullduggery? A quick take on the "Week 17 Myth." But first, we take a moment to contemplate the whole "Sexy [Insert noun]" costumes that seem to be required attire for women at Halloween.

Duration:01:01:01

The FCS: Doesn't Matter If You Have the Best of Intentions If They Don't Believe You.

3/7/2018
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10/21/2016: Transparency. It doesn't matter if you have the best of intentions if they don't believe you. Steps to take to make sure that all your actions are above reproach.

Duration:00:59:48

The FCS: Do Your Duty, Go Away and Enjoy The Season. Don't Over-Commish!

3/7/2018
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10/07/2016: Being a league commissioner doesn't mean you have to meddle in all league business - just because you're the commissioner. It also means that if owners make moves that you disagree with just because you wouldn't do it, it's not grounds for you to stick your nose in their business.

Duration:01:01:23

The FCS: Oops! "I Scheduled the First Playoff Week During the Last Bye Week."

3/7/2018
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10/14/2016: We were on the TV show, "Fantasy Today"! Also, we help an owner with a scheduling mishap. Plus: Treat Fantasy Football for what it is, but it's not the NFL. Do what you want in your league, but stop with the, "We're going to be just like the NFL." It's called "fantasy" football for a reason. We discuss.

Duration:00:56:45

The FCS: "How Can I Encourage Owners to Keep Playing Even Though They Can't Win the League?"

3/5/2018
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09/02/2016: "Dear Commish, What's Your Opinion on Team Running Backs?" Also, "I forgot to change the "team maximum" before the season started. Can I change it, even though the season started?"

Duration:00:59:44

The FCS: The Famous "Alex Letter" and Message Board Wars!

3/5/2018
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08/28/2016: Do you use a randomizer to decide draft order? Also, we read the famous "Alex Letter"! Plus, we interview Allen, who shares how he dealt with a message board exchange that got out of control.

Duration:01:00:29

The FCS: "Drafting a Problem Child" Unofficial Case Study: Johnny Manziel & Le'Veon Bell.

3/5/2018
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08/21/2016: "Don't draft a problem child." Told you about Johnny Manziel, day one, did you listen? We talk about it. We also offer our official Le'Veon Bell fantasy warning. Plus: "What are the merits of having a small playoff field in my league?"

Duration:01:03:53

The FCS: Hey Dude! Don't Commish just to Commish.

3/4/2018
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08/14/2016: "How much time should I allow for owners to make draft picks?" Plus: "Rule #5" Don't Commish Just to Commish! Don't look for things to do just because you're the commissioner. If there's nothing for you to do, good, don't meddle in affairs that aren't your business. Sit down and get out the way.

Duration:01:01:29

The FCS: Accept it, as Commissioner, You're Not "One of The Guys" Anymore!

3/4/2018
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08/07/2016: Shout out to rugby! Plus: If you're the commissioner of a league, you have to accept the fact that you are going to be held to a different standard, often times unfairly. The things you say and do may not always be relegated to "one of the guys" status.

Duration:01:01:16

The FCS: Be Transparent: All Official Moves Should be Made in The Light of Day!

3/4/2018
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07/31/2016: Steps you can take to cover your rear as a commissioner. Plus: Hey media! What's up with calling everything "breaking news" when it's not really "breaking news"? Stop it!

Duration:01:00:45

The FCS: Enough with Liberty Mutual's Insurance for Dummies Campaign.

3/3/2018
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We're still laughing about the Farmer's Insurance "Stag Party" that came out over a year ago - laughing right now, and still mute every commercial from the Liberty Mutual "Insurance for Dummies" Campaign. "If you don't know how insurance works? Liberty Mutual has a policy for you!"

Duration:00:02:18

The FCS: Why the Lack of Endorsements for Claressa Shields?

3/2/2018
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From the archives: Why was it so easy for Ronda Rousey and Paige VanZant to get endorsements and not Claressa Shields? She beats folks up for a living too and she's the two-time Olympic gold medalist, and the WBC and IBF Super middleweight champion. What's up with that?

Duration:00:04:13