Footballguys Staff Bio: Bear Heiser

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Age: 32

Birthplace: Chicago, IL

Education: Went to five colleges but never was able to find a match.

Occupation: Affiliate Coordinator, FanDuel

Hometown: Los Angeles, Calif.

Family: Almost and almost.

Years playing fantasy football: 16 years.

Years writing about fantasy football: Four.

Favorite FBG feature: Info on Daily Fantasy Games!

Organized football experience: None. I was too afraid to get hit. Yeah, I said it.

Favorite NFL team: Chicago Bears

Favorite college team: Northwestern Wildcasts, Oregon Ducks.

Favorite fan moment: Patrick Kane scoring the game-winning goal in 2010 that led the Chicago Blackhawks to the Stanley Cup over the Philadelphia Flyers.

Favorite player of all time: Michael Jordan.

NFL rule(s) I would change if I could: Spot of the ball ruling on defensive pass interference.

Favorite movie(s): Good Will Hunting, Slapshot

Favorite musical genres/albums/artists: Anything but electronic.

What I read: I listen more than I read.

Hobbies: Consuming various forms of media, self analysis, my dog, cooking food, thinking about eating delicious desserts.

Favorite TV show(s): Jeez, don't get me started -- Breaking Bad, Game of Thrones, New Girl, Justified, White Collar, Suits, Deadwood, Modern Family.

Least favorite household chore: None! I love to clean. It's therapeutic.

Dream job: High school government teacher.

Quote: "To live a creative life, we must lose our fear of being wrong." --No clue

Parting thoughts: Don't listen to how it's said to you; listen to what's said to you.