August 12th, 2010

FSB Daily 8/12:, Pro Football Focus, Top FFers

Thursday, August 12th, 2010

A roundup of items recently posted on the FSB News page.

- The previously announced fantasy football game for Facebook — developed by Kabam (ouch), formerly known as Watercooler — is now live. According to the press release, “Fans who play SI Fantasy Football not only draft the ultimate team, but get to talk smack and socialize with all of their Facebook friends while doing it.”

- In just a few years of being online, has become a well-respected resource for football stats and player grading. The site has now added a dedicated fantasy section, led by the staff from

- The Fantasy Players Association forums have the most recent top 10 rankings of fantasy football players released by the WCOFF folks. Scott Atkins also says the FPA plans to conduct interviews with each guy.

- is looking for some help generating fantasy football articles for this season, including per-article pay.

- If you’re a freelance Web designer looking for a fantasy sports gig, this aspiring site owner is looking for someone to build.

- Procter & Gamble’s “Take it to the House” promotional campaign (a partnership with the NFL, will apparently include a “P&G Blogger Fantasy League,” comprising 12 “top sports bloggers.” If this group has been selected already, there doesn’t seem to be mention of the participants in the press release or on the campaign’s Facebook page.

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