Talkbass Fantasy Football League

Discussion in 'Off Topic [BG]' started by jazzbo, Jul 17, 2002.

  1. jazzbo


    Aug 25, 2000
    San Francisco, CA
    Yes FOOTBALL FANS, it's that time of year again. It's the 2nd Annual Official Talkbass Fantasy Football League!!! Now, I know that most teams don't even open training camp for another week or more, but it's time to start thinking FOOTBALL!

    A quote from last year's champion, Jazzbo: "I'd like to thank God, Buddha, Allah, for my victory. It was only because Jesus, Elijiah, Mohammed, were watching over me that I was able to come out ahead. You know, I just had a game plan, and I stuck to it. The rest of the guys played some great ball, but in the end it just came down to execution"

    Cassanova, JimK, pmkelley, Gard, jrthebassguy, it's time to get back into the fantasy football league. I've taken the liberty of setting us up on Yahoo! The league can hold 10 teams. To sign up, you have to have a yahoo user name. Go to:

    Here's the info:

    League ID#: 19616
    Draft Type: Auto
    League Name: Talkbass
    League Password: booker (Chosen for the great New Orleans pianist James Booker)
    Maximum Number of Teams: 10
    Maximum Players on a Team: 24
    Maximum Moves: No maximum
    Maximum Trades: No maximum
    Scoring Type: Head-to-Head League
    Waiver Time: 5 days
    Last Trade Date: Friday, November 29
    Trade Reject Time: 3 days
    Playoffs: Week 16 and 17 (4 teams)
    Bye Points: No
    Starting Positions: QB, WR, WR, WR, RB, RB, TE, WR/TE, WR/RB, K, DEF

    Statistical Categories (Offense):
    Passing Yards (50)
    Passing Touchdowns (6)
    Interceptions (-2)
    Rushing Yards (20)
    Rushing Touchdowns (6)
    Receptions (0.5)
    Reception Yards (20)
    Reception Touchdowns (6)
    Return Yards (30)
    Return Touchdowns (6)
    2 Point Conversions (2)
    Fumbles Lost (-2)

    Statistical Categories (Kickers):
    Field Goals 0-19 Yards (3)
    Field Goals 20-29 Yards (3)
    Field Goals 30-39 Yards (4)
    Field Goals 40-49 Yards (5)
    Field Goals 50+ Yards (6)
    Point After Attempt Made (1)

    Statistical Categories (Defensive Team):
    0 Pts Allowed (10)
    1-6 Pts Allowed (7)
    7-13 Pts Allowed (4)
    14-20 Pts Allowed (1)
    21-27 Pts Allowed (0)
    28-34 Pts Allowed (-1)
    35+ Pts Allowed (-6)
    Sack (1)
    Interception (2)
    Fumble Recovery (2)
    Touchdown (6)
    Safety (4)
    Block Kick (3)

    Fractional Points: Yes
    Negative Points: Yes
  2. jazzbo


    Aug 25, 2000
    San Francisco, CA
    Cassanova is The Raptors.
  3. cap


    Aug 8, 2001
    Hickam Hawaii
    Alrigt im to figure out what, exactly, the hell im in.

  4. This is that pussy american football huh! Wearing padding.. phhfttt! :p hell just last week a footballer got a weeks suspension for wiping blood on another player.. yes blood!

    Aussies are tougher! heehe we rule


    oh do shut up.

  5. JimK


    Dec 12, 1999
    Obviously, you've never played.

    We, on the other hand, have...& we have played without pads, too(The game was called "Smear The Queer"...way back & prior to being politically correct).


    I'll have to sign-up when I get home...
  6. cap


    Aug 8, 2001
    Hickam Hawaii
    So...exactly when do i get to pick my team?
    somebody's gonna have to help me

  7. I'd like to get in on this, but I don't wanna jump in and take someone's spot. Is it cool?
  8. joke


    Sep 17, 2001
    I signed up, ive always wanted to join a fantasy league kinda thing. I along with cap, may also need some help with the team picking thing.
  9. Yo count me in...I can't register until I get home because yahoo is a blocked site at work but could you e-mail the info to please?
  10. Yogi Bear

    Yogi Bear Supporting Member

    Aug 14, 2000
    I'm in one other FFL this year and would love to get in, but I can't find the league. Is this a pre-paid league or do I need to buy one team? Or maybe it's full already.
  11. joke


    Sep 17, 2001
    You know the page that says "Join pre-paid league" and "buy one team" "two teams" etc. CLick on the banner that says fantasy football at the side of that page.
  12. Yogi Bear

    Yogi Bear Supporting Member

    Aug 14, 2000
    Cool, thanks
  13. joke


    Sep 17, 2001
  14. Yogi Bear

    Yogi Bear Supporting Member

    Aug 14, 2000
  15. Acacia


    Apr 26, 2000
    Austin, TX
  16. joke


    Sep 17, 2001
    Cool, What did you name your team?
  17. Acacia


    Apr 26, 2000
    Austin, TX
    cool. i'm in.

    Eat The Rich
  18. joke


    Sep 17, 2001
    Well, im up against you just now, but I think it will change when more people sign up.
  19. Yogi Bear

    Yogi Bear Supporting Member

    Aug 14, 2000
  20. joke


    Sep 17, 2001
    All the league needs is another 4 teams and then its complete.