Footballguys Staff Bio: Maurile Tremblay

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Age: 49

Birthplace: Falls Church, Virginia

Education: Georgetown (B.A.), Duke (J.D.)

Occupation: Attorney

Hometown: San Diego

Years playing fantasy football: I'll put it this way. In my first season playing fantasy football, Kordell Stewart was a stud.

Years writing about fantasy football: My first article for Footballguys was published in June 2001.

Favorite FBG feature: The 5-second weekly primer saves me several minutes per week per league. It adds up to a lot.

Organized football experience: I played four years in high school and four years in college, and I coached a year of highschool ball.

Favorite NFL team: Chargers.

Favorite movie(s): Office Space; Swingers; South Park; Rocky; The Princess Bride; Airplane.

Favorite musical genres/albums/artists: I'm a sucker for jazz piano -- particularly George Shearing, Art Tatum, Bill Evans, Oscar Peterson.

What I read: Some of my favorite books are The Selfish Gene (Dawkins), Surely You're Joking, Mr. Feynman (Feynman), Small Gods (Pratchett), Hitchhiker's Guide to the Galaxy (Adams), A Mencken Chrestomathy (Mencken).

Hobbies: Poker. Piano. Scrabble. Connect Four.

Favorite TV show(s): The Wire. Breaking Bad. Game of Thrones.

Favorite junk foods?: Pizza, ice cream.

Favorite quotes?: "Physics with friction is not as beautiful. But you need it to get rockets off the ground." -- Richard Thaler

"I was born not knowing and have only had a little time to change that here and there." -- Richard Feynman