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19 Sep 2017, 07:59pm by Aaron Schatz

Week 2 DVOA Ratings

The 2-0 teams are on top, led by No. 1 Baltimore and the best defensive DVOA ever measured through Week 2. The 0-2 teams are on bottom, except for the Los Angeles Chargers, who are cursed.

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55 comments, Last at 26 Sep 2017, 10:41am by DezBailey

19 Sep 2017, 04:00pm by Scott Kacsmar

Clutch Encounters: Week 2

Kansas City headlines another sloppy offensive week book-ended by prime-time duds from the Giants and Bengals. Also: full-scale NFC West drama, more Chargering in L.A., and what's happened to Riverboat Ron?

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3 comments, Last at 21 Sep 2017, 12:35pm by Bright Blue Shorts

19 Sep 2017, 01:02pm by Rivers McCown

Any Given Sunday: Broncos Over Cowboys

In the face of one of the greatest defenses in the NFL, the Cowboys fold. Meanwhile, Trevor Siemian does Trevor Siemian things, and the Dallas defense does little to stop him.

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19 comments, Last at 21 Sep 2017, 7:57am by _Brian

18 Sep 2017, 10:22pm by Vincent Verhei

Week 2 Quick Reads

Another week, another heartbreaking loss for the Chargers. We look at Philip Rivers' career, and how a big chunk of that has been spent with the game on the line.

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105 comments, Last at 21 Sep 2017, 11:29am by MC2

18 Sep 2017, 09:47am by Andrew Potter

Audibles at the Line: Week 2

Normal service was resumed in Week 2 as all but one of last year's playoff teams won their matchups against non-playoff opponents.

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88 comments, Last at 19 Sep 2017, 10:22pm by LionInAZ

15 Sep 2017, 01:42pm by Aaron Schatz

FO Interview: Bill Belichick

The perfect cap to our 1986-1988 DVOA unveiling: the coaching legend shares thoughts on the greatness of Mark Bavaro, the horrible Giants replacement players, and the cutthroat NFC East of the late '80s.

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33 comments, Last at 20 Sep 2017, 5:03pm by PatsFan

15 Sep 2017, 12:28pm by Ben Muth

Word of Muth: First Impressions

There wasn't much to like about the Giants' offensive line against Dallas. And the problems start at right tackle, not left. Ben Muth explains.

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6 comments, Last at 01 Oct 2017, 1:49pm by wiilaim11

15 Sep 2017, 11:25am by Cale Clinton

The Week In Quotes: September 15, 2017

This week: college celebrations get creative, retired players make good commentators, active players get salty with commentators (and each other), coaches forget who they're playing, and of course, third-and-93.

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8 comments, Last at 19 Sep 2017, 7:41am by bigpoppapump

14 Sep 2017, 11:33pm by Aaron Schatz

1986 DVOA Ratings and Commentary

Great NFC defenses dominated the NFL in 1986, but while Richard Dent, Dan Hampton, and the Bears led the league in DVOA, it was the No. 3 Giants who took home the Super Bowl title. Plus: Crazy Chiefs, Patriots who couldn't run, and the Jets go Full Kotite.

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129 comments, Last at 20 Sep 2017, 8:41am by Will Allen

14 Sep 2017, 10:59pm by Guest

The Year In Quotes: 1986

The USFL folds, the NFL goes MTV, Buddy Ryan runs his mouth, and the Giants win the Super Bowl thanks in part to a little-known defensive coordinator who proceeds to fade away into obscurity.

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13 comments, Last at 18 Sep 2017, 7:11pm by LionInAZ