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16 Sep 2014, 03:26pm by Scott Kacsmar

Clutch Encounters: Week 2

The Eagles horse-collar the Colts in Monday night stunner. Also: Chicago's rope-a-dope, the end of Seattle's streaks, and a comeback 22 years in the making in Green Bay.

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27 comments, Last at 19 Oct 2014, 12:31pm by amineunited

10 Sep 2014, 04:23pm by Scott Kacsmar

Ravens Release Ray Rice (UPDATED with "NFL Sees Tape" Story)

Various NFL news reports indicate the Ravens have released running back Ray Rice hours after a TMZ video surfaced showing his elevator assault of his then-fiancee earlier this year.

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190 comments, Last at 19 Oct 2014, 12:32pm by amineunited

10 Sep 2014, 11:51am by Scott Kacsmar

ESPN: Week 2 Fantasy Matchups

When is Jake Locker better than Tom Brady? When you're making your fantasy picks for Week 2 in a salary-cap league, or arguably even standard as well. We provide all of the relevant Week 2 plus/minus players based on matchups.

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1 comment, Last at 19 Oct 2014, 12:33pm by amineunited

09 Sep 2014, 03:11pm by Scott Kacsmar

Clutch Encounters: Week 1

Matt Ryan's biggest day, Drew Brees' deja vu, Cleveland's no-huddle clinic in Pittsburgh, more overtime politicking, and John Elway's double vision in Denver.

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1 comment, Last at 19 Oct 2014, 12:34pm by amineunited

04 Sep 2014, 02:27pm by Scott Kacsmar

And All That Could Have Been: 2014 Predictions

Scott Kacsmar talks about his 2014 predictions, including a familiar Super Bowl XLIX pick and the puzzle that is an NFL season.

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6 comments, Last at 19 Oct 2014, 12:35pm by amineunited

03 Sep 2014, 02:37pm by Scott Kacsmar

ESPN: Week 1 Fantasy Matchups

At Insider, our Week 1 fantasy matchups include our usual lists of players with favorable and unfavorable matchups along with a group of elite players. This is one week where playing Geno Smith over Aaron Rodgers could work. Emmanuel Sanders and Andre Ellington are poised for fast starts, but Bernard Pierce may not be ready to fill the shoes of Ray Rice against Geno Atkins and the Bengals.

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1 comment, Last at 19 Oct 2014, 12:36pm by amineunited

26 Aug 2014, 05:14pm by Scott Kacsmar

ESPN: Race for No. 1 Pick in 2015 NFL Draft

At Insider we looked at the 10 teams who finished 4-12 or worse in the highest percentage of our simulations used for projections in Football Outsiders Almanac 2014. Oakland has missed out by the smallest of margins the last two years, but the Raiders lead the way this year.

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2 comments, Last at 19 Oct 2014, 12:37pm by amineunited

25 Aug 2014, 12:50pm by Scott Kacsmar

NFL Division Strength (2002-2013)

In the last 12 years, which divisions have been the strongest? The weakest? The best on offense and defense? The best DVOA? Does playing in a strong division lead to more playoff success?

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24 Aug 2014, 05:47pm by Scott Kacsmar

FO Talks 2014 Predictions with Greg Rasheed

Scott Kacsmar talks 2014 season predictions with Greg Rasheed, including Super Bowl favorites, surprise teams, RGIII's awful slides, the impact of Darrelle Revis and all the penalty flags.

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1 comment, Last at 28 Aug 2014, 8:58pm by RIDE

21 Aug 2014, 12:06pm by Scott Kacsmar

ESPN: Is NFC West Best Division Ever?

Is the NFC West the best division ever? Winning percentage and point differential call the 2013 NFC West the best division in the eight-division era, but DVOA actually begs one as being a little bit better: the 2004 AFC East.

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1 comment, Last at 21 Aug 2014, 11:21pm by mehllageman56