I Can’t Believe You Played DJ Instead of Bell

Unless you were out of the country saving the rain forests or brokering peace in the Middle East then you know that Le’Veon Bell had the 4th best fantasy performance of all-time in Week 14 (according to DraftKings).  He mollywhopped the Ryan Brothers and their Buffalo Bills so bad that Rex was questioning even his choice of quarterback, as if Tyrod Taylor had anything to do with giving up 298 yards and 3 touchdowns.  Naturally, all of the monday morning quarterbacks hit the twittersfere with the “I can’t believe you played David Johnson over Le’Veon Bell, he was the stone-cold Steve Austin nuts” or something similar to that.  However, that it is a dangerous though to have in fantasy sports.  Those of us that play fantasy sports fall into this trap often.  We use the outcomes to make definitive statements.  We become results-oriented.  We dwell on “coulda, shoulda, woulda”.

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