Footballguys Staff Bio: John Lee

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Age: 44

Birthplace: Hershey, PA

Education: East Carolina University, PhD

Occupation: Research Scientist

Hometown: Philadelphia, PA

Family: Father of Addie (age 12)

Years playing fantasy football: 18

Favorite FF smack talk: I prefer to let the results do the talking

Years writing about fantasy football: 6

Favorite FBG feature: Draft Dominator because it allows me to relax during the draft & know that I cannot possibly many how many beers I've had to that point.

Organized football experience: Despite the fact that I'm now 6'5" and 250+ pounds, I stopped playing at age 12 because I didn't really grow until I was 18 years old.

Favorite NFL team: Dallas Cowboys

Favorite college team: Penn State Nittany Lions East Carolina Pirates

Favorite fan moment: Super Bowl XXX...watching my Cowboys best the Steelers on the biggest stage while in college in western PA, amongst a room full of Steelers fans!

Favorite player of all time: Cooper Kupp & Leighton Vander Esch

NFL rule(s) I would change if I could: Give WRs yardage stats for pass interference penalties.

Favorite movie(s): Shawshank Redemption, Godfather I & II, Forrest Gump, Goodfellas, Departed, A Beautiful Life, Old School, Dumb & Dumber, and anything Quentin Tarantino

Favorite musical genres/albums/artists: Singer/Songwriter (Amos Lee, Ray LaMontagne, Gin Wigmore, Jack Johnson), Country, Classic Rock, Old School R&B (Otis Redding, Sam Cooke)

What I read: Anything related to daily fantasy, but 90% of my reading is scientific-related.

Hobbies: Spending time with family, playing & watching sports, drinking good beer & whiskey, and cooking with my smoker.

Favorite TV show(s): Big Bang Theory, Game of Thrones, Boardwalk Empire, Impractical Jokers, Anything on Food Network or HGTV

Least favorite household chore: Washing dishes

Dream job: Beer Ambassador for Founder's Brewing or Casino Host for high rollers in Vegas

Quote: You're only as good as the company you keep. -Unknown