Hoge's Tape Room: Giant problems in New York

Updated: December 12, 2008, 8:36 PM ET
By Merril Hoge | ESPN

It's playoff season, fantasy fanatics. That means these last-minute tips from hours spent watching tape could be the most important pieces of advice you'll read this week (until next Friday's column, of course). Good luck moving on to the final round.

Former NFL fullback Merril Hoge is an analyst for a wide variety of NFL programs on television and ESPN Radio. An eight-year NFL veteran, Hoge spent 1987-93 with the Pittsburgh Steelers and joined ESPN in 1996.