Footballguys Staff Bio: John Lee
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 misstep...no 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: 1) Instant replay: It has slowed the game too dramatically 2) Move kickoffs back to the 30-yard line
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 my daughter, playing & watching sports, woodworking, triathlons, drinking good beer
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
Parting thoughts: See you in Vegas!