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11 Jan 2004, 11:54am by Michael David Smith

FO Archives: The Coaching Carousel

Does changing coaches really help a team? Does making the Super Bowl as a coordinator lead to a head coaching role in the next season? Michael David Smith looks at a few issues regarding coaching changes.

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08 Jan 2004, 02:59pm by Al & Ian

Scramble for the Ball: All Keep Choppin' Wood Team

After a week of vacation, Ian and Al are tan, rested, and ready to talk about the playoffs. The men of Scramble talk about last weekend's games and make this weekend's Best Bets. Plus, the debut of the first annual All Keep Choppin' Wood Team, featuring the players who did the most to cut down their teams' 2003 seasons.

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08 Jan 2004, 04:30am by Aaron Schatz

Second Week Playoff Preview

Aaron breaks down those DVOA and line yard trends for all eight teams to help you know what to look for in this weekend's games. Last week, we told you that Carolina would throw long on Dallas, that Bobby Engram would be important to Seattle on third down, and that Clinton Portis would run all over the Colts. Hey, two out of three ain't bad! See, unlike Mike Vanderjagt, we got our mistake out of the way BEFORE the Super Bowl. Even more commentary this week to make up for it.

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08 Jan 2004, 04:30am by Aaron Schatz

Second Week Playoff Preview

Aaron breaks down those DVOA and line yard trends for all eight teams to help you know what to look for in this weekend's games. Last week, we told you that Carolina would throw long on Dallas, that Bobby Engram would be important to Seattle on third down, and that Clinton Portis would run all over the Colts. Hey, two out of three ain't bad! See, unlike Mike Vanderjagt, we got our mistake out of the way BEFORE the Super Bowl. Even more commentary this week to make up for it.

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06 Jan 2004, 10:51am by admin

Football Outsiders 2004 Offseason Contest: Old Faces in New Places

Can you read the NFL tea leaves better than the men from ESPN and SI? Match the coach with the job, the free agent with the team, and Keyshawn with the people who will Throw Him The Damn Ball in our first Football Outsiders offseason contest. Remember, entries must be sent by email, not just posted in the discussion, by midnight Monday! Don't include the four teams that already named coaches...

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06 Jan 2004, 10:49am by admin

TMQ Wild Card Discussion Thread

Come join our "unofficial official" discussion thread for this week's NFL.com Tuesday Morning Quarterback column. Plus, our resident cartoonist is still in shellshock over the Denver debacle.

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05 Jan 2004, 12:25pm by Russell Levine

Confessions of a Football Junkie: Trojan Curfew

We woke up Monday morning, and the sun was still shining, gravity still worked, and the rivers had not turned to blood... even though there were co-national champions in college football. A review of all the big bowl games, plus a look at Wild Card Weekend, from a man who believed in Payton Manning.

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05 Jan 2004, 12:22pm by Aaron Schatz

The Special Teams Manifesto

Finally, the long-awaited explanation of our special teams ratings. Who were the best kickers, punters, and returners in the NFL in 2003, and how much were they really worth in points?

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01 Jan 2004, 05:22am by Aaron Schatz

Wild Card Weekend Preview

Aaron breaks down those DVOA and line yard trends for all eight teams to help you know what to look for in this weekend's games. Learn why the Titans and Ravens are mirror images, why the Cowboys need to watch out for the long bomb, and why Green Bay is correctly favored, but for the wrong reasons. Plus, Portis Portis Portis Portis Portis Portis Portis Portis.

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01 Jan 2004, 05:22am by Aaron Schatz

Wild Card Weekend Preview

Aaron breaks down those DVOA and line yard trends for all eight teams to help you know what to look for in this weekend's games. Learn why the Titans and Ravens are mirror images, why the Cowboys need to watch out for the long bomb, and why Green Bay is correctly favored, but for the wrong reasons. Plus, Portis Portis Portis Portis Portis Portis Portis Portis.

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