Footballguys Staff Bio: John Mamula
Birthplace: Mt Pleasant, PA (Pittsburgh area)
Education: West Virginia University, B.A. Business Administration
Occupation: Sales Manager
Hometown: Hopwood, PA (Pittsburgh area)
Family: October 2015 will be our 10 year wedding anniversary. We have one daughter, Kyah, who will turn 1 in August.
Years playing fantasy football: 20+ years playing FF. This is my 4th year playing DFS and first full year playing full time in multiple DFS sports (MLB, NBA, etc).
Favorite FF smack talk: "To be the man, you gotta beat the man!"
Years writing about fantasy football: This is my first year writing FF
Favorite FBG feature: The customized lineup Builder is great when creating multiple gpp teams!
Organized football experience: High school football. I sucked! Needless to say, I would not have drafted myself.
Favorite NFL team: Pittsburgh Steelers
Favorite college team: West Virginia Mountaineers
Favorite fan moment: Super Bowl XL and Super Bowl XLIII
Favorite player of all time: Peyton Manning
NFL rule(s) I would change if I could: Pass interference. Would have it count toward QB/WR stats.
Favorite movie(s): Lord of the Rings, Step Brothers, Wedding Crashers
Favorite musical genres/albums/artists: Country. Garth Brooks, Toby Keith, George Strait
What I read: Game of Thrones series. I've started reading the Strain books.
Hobbies: Watching sports, poker, hiking, and skiing
Favorite TV show(s): Game of Thrones, Shark Tank, The Profit
Least favorite household chore: Dishes
Dream job: Meteorologist or sports agent
Quote: "Don't tell me what I can't do!"
Parting thoughts: Feel free to contact me up if you have any DFS related questions.