20 Jan 2016, 03:27pm by Scott Kacsmar
Over at ESPN Insider, a look at Tom Brady and Peyton Manning's playoff records. So often wins and losses come down to one play, and the difference between Brady's 22-8 and Manning's 12-13 is heavily determined by six specific plays where neither quarterback was even on the field: four field goals and two plays by defenders named Moore. We'll be expanding this article with a look at similar plays for other current top quarterbacks in a second article on Football Outsiders next week.
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18 Jan 2016, 04:21pm by Scott Kacsmar
Another classic finish in the desert, but does the NFL need to change the overtime system for the playoffs? Also: the Steelers test Denver's defense again, but one big turnover changed everything.
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15 Jan 2016, 05:08pm by Scott Kacsmar
With three games to go in the AFC, the key question seems to be this: which team will be best able to overcome its injuries?
31 comments, Last at 18 Jan 2016, 2:54am by Scott Kacsmar
13 Jan 2016, 03:00pm by Scott Kacsmar
The final fantasy column of the season at ESPN Insider looks at the injury-plagued divisional round. We are fading Ben Roethlisberger and Antonio Brown. Some of our favorite DraftKings matchups include Carson Palmer (stacked with Larry Fitzgerald), Emmanuel Sanders, Spencer Ware and Travis Kelce.
11 Jan 2016, 02:56pm by Scott Kacsmar
The Steelers and Seahawks pull off great road escapes. How accountable should Marvin Lewis be for the Cincinnati meltdown? Did Blair Walsh have the worst miss in playoff history with the game on the line?
40 comments, Last at 13 Jan 2016, 7:55pm by OSS117
08 Jan 2016, 12:56pm by Scott Kacsmar
Can the Bengals and Chiefs finally win postseason games, or will the Steelers and Texans extend their respective miseries?
28 comments, Last at 11 Jan 2016, 9:02pm by Junior
06 Jan 2016, 12:46pm by Scott Kacsmar
We recap Week 17 in DFS before turning our attention towards the playoffs. At ESPN Insider, some of our favorite wild-card matchups on DraftKings include Kirk Cousins, Alfred Blue, James Jones and Heath Miller. Finding production at running back is key with this slate.
05 Jan 2016, 07:15pm by Scott Kacsmar
Season review time. Peyton Manning's unlikely comeback highlights a dozen close finishes in Week 17. Also: New England's bizarre Miami trip, the NFC North title no one wanted to win, Derek Carr's slump, and the most Ryan Fitzpatrick game ever.
13 comments, Last at 06 Jan 2016, 8:17pm by Noah of Arkadia
04 Jan 2016, 07:29pm by Scott Kacsmar
The last ALEX recap of 2015 also looks at defenses for the first time, finding one unit that was attacked vertically unlike any other. The final quarterback rankings dethrone Trent Edwards as the checkdown king of the last decade.
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02 Jan 2016, 03:34pm by Scott Kacsmar
At ESPN Insider, some of our favorite Week 17 DraftKings matchups for the late slate only include Carson Palmer, Demaryius Thomas, Tre Mason and Greg Olsen.