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15 Oct 2014, 03:27pm by Aaron Schatz

Deep Drive: The New York Jets' 1-5 Mess

Thanks to Chase Stuart on Twitter for pointing out this well-written analysis of the state of the New York Jets. There's a persuasive argument here that it's time to move on from Rex Ryan. Personally, I think Ryan did a very good job in New York his first few years but I agree that it is time for a new direction there. And as writer Joe Caporoso points out, when you look just at players brought in during the last two seasons, blaming John Idzik for the problems doesn't really seem realistic.

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50 comments, Last at 01 Jun 2015, 12:14pm by ibrahimefouad

14 Oct 2014, 05:48pm by Aaron Schatz

Week 6 DVOA Ratings

Why is John Harbaugh so happy? His math-lovin' left guard just told him how much the numbers love the Ravens this year. But why aren't the numbers as excited as the public when it comes to the Dallas Cowboys?

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124 comments, Last at 19 Oct 2014, 4:47pm by theslothook

09 Oct 2014, 05:26pm by Aaron Schatz

Georgia RB Todd Gurley Suspended

We don't normally throw up news XP for college players, but this is the current Heisman favorite, after all. Apparently, some sort of NCAA rules violation is being investigated.

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7 comments, Last at 18 Sep 2015, 9:38am by scalett

09 Oct 2014, 04:38pm by Aaron Schatz

The Trade: 25 Years Later

Remembering the biggest trade in NFL history, 25 years later. The Cowboys traded Herschel Walker to Minnesota on October 12, 1989. They got back five players and eight picks. This article explains how it all went down and why the Cowboys didn't care about the players at all. It was all about the picks.

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16 comments, Last at 11 Oct 2014, 4:17pm by tuluse

09 Oct 2014, 10:58am by Aaron Schatz

ESPN: Seattle Offense is Sneaky Good

This year, the Seahawks' offense might be even better than their defense. Come learn how and why it works, including a look at historic teams dependent on undrafted wide receivers and Seattle's crazy right-side passing stats.

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4 comments, Last at 12 Oct 2014, 12:49am by Vincent Verhei

07 Oct 2014, 05:41pm by Aaron Schatz

Week 5 DVOA Ratings

Sometimes it can be hard to tell who is good or bad in the NFL... except in our DVOA ratings, where the same two teams from 2012 and 2013 are back on top in 2014.

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140 comments, Last at 10 Oct 2014, 8:19pm by intel_chris

03 Oct 2014, 03:17pm by Aaron Schatz

SITE NEWS: KUBIAK Midseason Update Posted

It takes a lot of time to put together, but the KUBIAK midseason update is done. Click to read more about it.

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9 comments, Last at 05 Oct 2014, 1:16pm by bcossel

30 Sep 2014, 06:40pm by Aaron Schatz

Week 4 DVOA Ratings

Five different teams from last year's DVOA top eight rank in the bottom half of the league through four weeks of 2014. What can we learn from other teams with similar starts in the past?

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137 comments, Last at 03 Oct 2014, 11:54pm by Perfundle

29 Sep 2014, 04:04pm by Aaron Schatz

EJ Manuel: What Went Wrong?

The Bills decided to pull EJ Manuel and go with Kyle Orton as their new quarterback. I asked Matt Waldman, who was very high on Manuel coming out of college, for some thoughts on what's gone wrong. (Click to read more.)

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41 comments, Last at 03 Oct 2014, 8:25pm by Noah of Arkadia

25 Sep 2014, 11:14pm by Aaron Schatz

FO Mailbag: Good vs. Bad 0-2 Teams

We hear a lot about how hard it is to make the playoffs after a bad start, but what about when good teams have bad starts? (Click to read more.)

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7 comments, Last at 27 Sep 2014, 3:03pm by Aaron Schatz