Footballguys Staff Bio: Justin Howe

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Age: 35

Birthplace: Ft. Riley, Kansas

Education: English B.A., East Tennessee State Univ

Hometown: Morristown, Tennessee

Family: Married with three children

Years playing fantasy football: 22

Favorite FF smack talk: "Is it 2009 already?"

Years writing about fantasy football: 5

Favorite FBG feature: The articles are just top-notch. This staff is focused not just on analytics and insight, but on making it all relevant and applicable to everyone reading it.

Organized football experience: High school, college intramural

Favorite NFL team: Pittsburgh Steelers

Favorite college team: Kansas State Wildcats

Favorite fan moment: The waning moments of Super Bowl XLIII; Lakers-Celtics 2010 Game 7

Favorite player of all time: Troy Polamalu, Aaron Smith, Hines Ward, Darren Sproles

NFL rule(s) I would change if I could: I can't believe personal fouls aren't yet reviewable calls. Just like any other official play, we've outlined an objective set of criteria to call them. Why can't we double-check these split-second, emotion-driven flags that usually turn around entire drives?

Favorite musical genres/albums/artists: Dylan, Van the Man, Radiohead, Talking Heads, Pink Floyd, Trampled by Turtles, Small Black, R.E.M., The Mountain Goats, Beck

What I read: Finishing an entire book doesn't prove anything

Favorite TV show(s): Arrested Development, 30 Rock, The Sopranos, The Simpsons, Breaking Bad, Last Man on Earth

Dream job: Hammock Quality Assurance

Quote: I got the groceries, some peanut butter, to last a couple of days.. but ain't got no speakers, ain't got no headphones, ain't got no records to play

Where can I be found on Twitter?: @JustinHoweFBG