Grinders Live Sunday Hits and Misses - Week 1 NFL Review

This blog is to track snippets from the Grinders Live shows. I will rate the comments on a scale of -5 to 5 based on my own subjective opinion to tally a score for each of the talking heads.

Brit Devine – 44 points. 29 Snippets. 1.5 positive rating.

“I’m all in on Tyrod Taylor in cash games” 3
“I’m off Watkins because of Vontae Davis.” 5
“”(player-popup)LeSean McCoy”:/players/lesean-mccoy-11671’s price point is too high across the industry.” 2
“Not all that high on Andrew Luck 4
“If you have any Browns, you are doing it wrong.” 5
“Jets defense is the go to cheap defense.” 5
“I won’t use Rodgers in cash games.” -1
“I’m all in on Lacy.” 3
“Cobb will be peppered in targets.” -1
“I’m all in on Greg Olsen. 12 to 15 targets.” -5
“Carolina defense is great to roster.” 5
“No interest in Rams.” -3
“Lockette will be good for double points in DK.” 5
“I really like Jordan Reed 5
“You don’t want a Kenny Stills 3
“”(player-popup)Lamar Miller”:/players/lamar-miller-13567 is good for 15-20 touches. I have him in a lot of my cash games” -4
“Hopkins will be the Texans offense.” 5
“Texans defense will make Smith throw.” -3
“Off the Kelce train today.” -5
“You gotta love Carson Palmer 5
“Cooks could lead the week in targets.” -3
“I love Ingram, just not today.” -3
“I like Woodhead in tourneys” 5
“Abdullah will have 12-15 touches at most.” 2
“I’m completely off CJ Anderson” 4
love Forsett no less than 20 touches.” -3
“Really like Jeremy Hill 5
“Like Eifert as a cheap tourney option” 5
“Load all the Eagles pass game.” -1

Peter Christensen – 30 Points. 32 snippets. 0.9 positive rating

“”(player-popup)Andrew Luck”:/players/andrew-luck-13555 is a very solid contrarian play, but I think it’s a good week to save on QB.” 2
“I don’t have a single Brown on hundreds of lineups.” 5
“One of my very favorite plays is Chris Ivory 5
“I have a little bit of Brandon Marshall 2
“I don’t want a part of Jets Defense in GPP” -5
“I’m not looking at Cutler at all.” 3
“”(player-popup)Matt Forte”:/players/matt-forte-11675 is game script proof and solid GPP play.” 5
“”(player-popup)Martellus Bennett”:/players/martellus-bennett-11828 is my second favorite TE target.” 3
“Rodgers will surpass 300 yards.” -2
“”(player-popup)Davante Adams”:/players/davante-adams-18106 can only lose you a GPP, not win it.” 5
“”(player-popup)Cam Newton”:/players/cam-newton-11630 is a great play in tournaments, but not touching him in cash games.” -1
“No Mercedes Lewis.” 5
“I’m not buying into Benny Cunningham -5
“Lockette is a sneaky good play.” 4
“Even at the same price, I take Olsen over Graham.” -5
“You have to downgrade the QBs in the Miami/Washington game.” 4
“Reed is a great tourney play.” 5
“”(player-popup)Jarvis Landry”:/players/jarvis-landry-18126 is good for 8-10 targets.” 3
“I like Miller a lot” -4
“Hoyer keys on top WRs.” 5
“Love Charles for touneys as a low owned guy.” 4
“I kind of like Maclin over Kelce” -5
“I’ll have a lot of Palmer and Brown and Fitzgerald.” 3
“Ellington is not a guy I’ll have exposure to today.” 2
“I love Cooks today. A lock for 10 targets.” -3
“Won’t be shocked if Manning and Demaryius have a big game.” -3
“Agree with love Forsett no less than 20 touches.” -3
“Jameis will find some success.” -1
“I’m on the Doug Martin train.” -2
“Really like Hill today” 5
“no interest in Dallas run game.’ 4
The Vikings offense will find a ton of success” -5

Justin Van Zuiden 3 points. 18 tidbits 0.3 positive rating

Tyrod has a safe floor 3
Rodgers is the guy if you are looking to spend up in cash” 3
Bennie Cunningham will see a lot of looks 5
Palmer is a decent play, but prefer others -2
Pivoting off Lacy to AP makes sense -5
or Forte 5
Really really like Forsett -3
Love Jeremy Hill 5
No interest in Tevin Coleman -1
I like OBJ more than Julio Jones -5
I’m not fading Davante -3
I like VJax over Landry -1
I don’t have Graham on a single roster -3
I like Eiffert 5
I don’t hate the Bucs D -4
My favorite off the board stacks are Romo Bryant and Stafford Johnson -4
I’m avoiding Wilson 3
Lacy over AP in cash 5

TipAndPick 38 points. 21 tidbits – 1.8 positive rating

I think Sam Bradford OR Tyrod is the cash game play 1
Jameis Winston is worth throwing out there -4
ASJ is worth a shot 4
Only guy I pay up for is Eddie Lacy 1
Really like Ivory 5
I recommend Cunningham for cash games 5
Don’t like AP in PPR 5
Woodhead is a decent play 3
Sproles might get 7 touches on a good day -2
Bucs will beat Titans no matter how they attack. Muscle Hamster will do well -4
I have 0 Alfred Blue 5
I have no Agholor. Trufant can take him out completely. 5
Brandon Coleman is intriguing. Colston sucks and Cooks is a possession guy. 5
The more digging I did, the higher I am on Bennett over Olsen 5
Kelce will be left behind to block -5
SF is well overrated as a defense -4
I like Jordan Reed 4
Really like the Broncos defense 4
I don’t have TY Hilton anywhere 3
Ivory over Martin 5
Love Louis Murphy -3

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