Quad Cities Biggest and Best Fantasy Football League
The Quad Cities has a local, fantasy sports podcast and content website, For Fantasy Sake, that has created the largest fantasy football league in the area. Not only it is the largest in the Quad City area, it is the most charitable, as well.
You can sign up to play against local Quad City "celebrities", draft and fantasy football team, and then set your line up each week to solidify your team as a top seed in the post-fantasy season. Then, after you win your league, you will play against the other 10 division winners in Week 17 for the title of Grand Champion! Here are the local celebrities that have agreed to play in the 2021 For Fantasy Sake Bowl:
- FFSQC-- DJ Jarvis
- FFSQC-- Doug Green
- SAU ALUM/ CBSSPORTS.COM-- Chris Hassel
- FORMER IOWA FOOTBALL/NFL PLAYER-- Julian Vandervelde
- FORMER QC SPORTSWRITER/JDC CLASSIC AUTHOR/HISTORIAN-- Craig DeVrieze
- ESPN 1170AM "DON'T HASSLE US WE'RE LOCAL" HOST-- Jay Foster
- BALTIMORE ORIOLES FARMHAND/ROCK ISLAND ALLEMAN ALUM-- Cody Sedlock
- FORMER IOWA FOOTBALL/INDIANAPOLIS COLT-- Pat Angerer
- WQAD SPORTS DIRECTOR-- Matt Randazzo
- SCW PRO OWNER & COACH-- Marek Braze
- IOWA HAWKEYE REPORT-- Tom Kakert
WHAT IS THE SCOTT FISH BOWL?
The Scott Fish Bowl, or known as SFB, is considered to be the start of the fantasy football season. It is the largest and best pro-am fantasy tournament in fantasy football. The SFB brings football analysts, celebrities, athletes and fans together at the beginning of July each year to draft fantasy football teams-- while raising money for charity. Scott Fish, through his efforts in the fantasy football community, has been awarded many philanthropy awards. Including (per SFB site)
- In 2018 he was named one of The Athletic’s Persons of the Year alongside people like Patrick Mahomes, Drew Brees, and Larry Fitzgerald. You can check out his article here.
- In January of 2020, he received the Fantasy Sports and Gaming Association's Humanitarian of the Year award for 2019 for his efforts raising hundreds of thousands of dollars for charity and for pushing the mindset in the community that if we each give a little bit with our hobby, we can do a lot of good.
- In June of 2021, Scott was awarded the Matthew Berry Game Changer award for pushing the industry to add charitable components to what we do and galvanizing and connecting the fantasy industry.
Now you get the chance to join something similar to this-- RIGHT HERE IN THE QUAD CITIES!
STILL WANT TO KNOW MORE ABOUT THE LEAGUE? YOU GOT IT!
- Click on the link above and pick which division you want to play in. It is a $20 entry fee and all the money raised goes to Toys For Tots here in the QCA.
- The For Fantasy Sake Bowl currently is made up of 11 divisions. Each division will have 12 teams-- the celebrity of that division and the 11 people signed up to join the league.
- The league will be run on ESPN.com and the draft date will be determined.
- The league will be a PPR League. Scoring will be normal scoring-- QB scores will be awarded +6 points with interceptions scoring a -4 points. Starting rosters will be QB X1, RB X2, WR X2, TE X1, FLEX X1, and K X1-- there will not be a defense.
- Playoffs will run until Week 16 of the NFL season-- each division champion will be crowned that week.
- On Week 17 of the NFL schedule, each division winner will set their team and the division winner with the highest score will be crowned the Gran Champion on the Quad Cities and will be rewarded with a trophy ring that will be donated by Trophy Smack
We have a lot of families in need here in the Quad Cities. We want to give back to the community. We want to make as much money as we can for Toys For Tots
-- DJ Jarvis
LEARN MORE BY LISTENING TO DJ ON DON'T HASSLE US WE'RE LOCAL
SO WHAT ARE YOU WAITING FOR? SIGN UP NOW AND BE PART OF THE BIGGEST AND BEST FANTASY FOOTBALL LEAGUE IN THE QUAD CITIES!