Matt Giraldi

Matt Giraldi

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Bio

An avid fan of the NFL and degenerate fantasy football player. Whether it's daily leagues, re-draft, or dynasty...as long as it's football related I'm interested!


Articles From Matt
FanDuel NFL Cash Game Lineup Advice: Week 6 (2019) photo
Welcome to Week 6 with no New England Patriots defense and no Christian McCaffrey to worry about. If you had CMC last week, you ...
by Matt Giraldi in Fantasy3 days ago
FanDuel NFL Cash Game Lineup Advice: Week 5 (2019) photo
Last week saw some chalk bust and some chalk bust out. Marquise Brown was seemingly in a spot where he couldn't, and wouldn't, be ...
by Matt Giraldi in Fantasy1 wk ago
FanDuel NFL Cash Game Lineup Advice: Week 4 (2019) photo
Welcome to the quarter-point of the NFL season. That's right, we are already on our final slate of September. Last week was, well, rough to ...
by Matt Giraldi in Fantasy2 wks ago
FanDuel NFL Cash Game Lineup Advice: Week 3 (2019) photo
An outbreak of injuries at the quarterback position has created chaos in the NFL. Trade demands from defensive superstars could further change the landscape ...
by Matt Giraldi in Fantasy3 wks ago
FanDuel NFL Cash Game Lineup Advice: Week 2 (2019) photo
Week 1 provided us with everything we look for in DFS. A fresh new start, a bunch of chalk, and frustration abound. The Cleveland ...
by Matt Giraldi in FantasyFri, Sep 13
FanDuel NFL Cash Game Lineup Advice: Week 1 (2019) photo
Welcome everyone to the 2019 NFL regular season. If the season opener between the Chicago Bears and the Green Bay Packers was any indication, ...
by Matt Giraldi in FantasyFri, Sep 6
Dynasty Veterans to Move Before Decline: WR photo
The onset of the NFL offseason might be a time of temporary sadness for hardcore football fans, but for dynasty players (or newfound fans ...
by Matt Giraldi in FantasyThu, Mar 14
Rapid React: Golden Tate Traded to the Eagles photo
The NFL trade deadline has come and gone, and in one of the biggest deals of the day, the Detroit Lions sent wide receiver ...
by Matt Giraldi in FantasyWed, Oct 31
Latest News From Matt
Vince Wilfork fails to show up in box score against the Chiefs photo
Vince Wilfork made his presence known on the very first play of the game. Unfortunately he was called offsides and never registered a tackle against the Kansas City Chiefs. After that, Wilfork failed to register a tackle the rest of the game.
Mon, Sep 14
J.J. Watt lone bright spot for Houston Texans defense photo
On a day where the Houston Texans defense could not stop Alex Smith, J.J. Watt was the lone bright spot. Watt recorded the only two sacks of the day for the Texans, including one where he has helmet-less.
Mon, Sep 14
Houston Texans release Kourtnei Brown photo
A featured player on HBO's Hard Knocks, Brown found himself on the wrong side of the cuts Friday. Despite making a couple notable plays this preseason, ultimately inconsistencies cost him a roster spot
Akeem Dent activated from PUP list photo
After dealing with an ankle injury this offseason, Akeem Dent was activated from the PUP list the same day as teammate Jadeveon Clowney. Dent started seven games at linebacker for the Houston Texans last season.
Aaron WilsonMon, Aug 17
Jadeveon Clowney returns to practice photo
Jadeveon Clowney returned to practice in a limited fashion on Monday. Clowney was not wearing a brace on the knee he had surgery on 8 1/2 months ago.
John McClainMon, Aug 17
J.J. Watt held out of game against 49ers photo
J.J. Watt has nothing to prove in the first preseason game. Bill O'Brien also rested Vince Wilfork Saturday night. Watt will observe, and likely coach, on the sidelines.
Brian Cushing having 'hell of an offseason'  photo
The oft-injured linebacker has apparently changed his training regimen and is earning praise from his coach Bill O' Brien. Last season was the first time in three seasons Cushing has played double digit games for the Houston Texans.
Jadeveon Clowney to earn playing time photo
The Houston Texans will not rush Jadeveon Clowney back to action this fall and he will have to earn playing time in Romeo Crennel's defense. The expectation is that the 2014 number one overall pick will be ready for Week One.
Texans pursuing defensive lineman Antonio Smith? photo
Recently cut by the Oakland Raiders in a cap-saving move, Antonio Smith could be on his way back to the Houston Texans, where he spent five seasons along their defensive line. Smith would provide additional depth on a defensive line that has already added Vince Wilfork this offseason. While not strong in run support, he can still get after the quarterback even at 33 years old.
Ryan Mallett returns to Texans photo
Ryan Mallett has agreed to a 2 year deal to return to the Houston Texans. He will likely compete for the starting quarterback job.