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06 Sep 2013, 10:22pm by Scott Kacsmar

ESPN: Don't Bet on the QB Sophomore Slump

Will Andrew Luck, Robert Griffin III or Russell Wilson have a sophomore slump? When it comes to good players, don't bet on it. Improvement, not slumpking, should be the expectation.

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1 comment, Last at 07 Sep 2013, 1:11am by R.J. Jackson

05 Sep 2013, 01:47pm by Scott Kacsmar

Kacsmar (and The Smiths) Predict the 2013 NFL Season

With some help from The Smiths, Scott Kacsmar predicts the 2013 season, resulting in a past Super Bowl rematch. (Click to read more.)

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04 Sep 2013, 05:54pm by Scott Kacsmar

ESPN: Week 1 Fantasy Matchups

Expect a barnburner between Atlanta and New Orleans, and consider other options (if you have them) for Chris Johnson and Doug Martin.

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4 comments, Last at 09 Sep 2013, 10:49am by tomdrees

03 Sep 2013, 05:56am by Scott Kacsmar

QBs: Game-Winning Drive Study

Peyton Manning has 49 game-winning drives. Tom Brady has 37. Aaron Rodgers has nine. What does it all mean? Scott Kacsmar breaks down the game-winning drives for 22 active quarterbacks as only he can.

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37 comments, Last at 10 Sep 2013, 2:23pm by SportsMinded

02 Sep 2013, 03:40pm by Scott Kacsmar

SI: The Most Unstoppable Play in the NFL

If a team must convert a short-yardage run on third/fourth down, there's only one option: the quarterback sneak. It's the most unstoppable play from scrimmage in the NFL.

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19 comments, Last at 01 Oct 2013, 9:33am by Bobby

02 Sep 2013, 01:20pm by Scott Kacsmar

Trying to Improve Sack Rates

Using the game charting project, we are able to adjust sack rate, but can we improve it to learn why a quarterback gets sacked?

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30 Aug 2013, 12:10pm by Scott Kacsmar

ESPN: Solving the Matthew Stafford 1-23 Puzzle

Why is Matthew Stafford 1-23 against teams with a winning record? Scott Kacsmar solves the puzzle, but the answer should have been obvious: not only have the Lions stunk, they've also been incredibly unlucky.

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5 comments, Last at 02 Sep 2013, 1:02am by LionInAZ

28 Aug 2013, 03:52pm by Scott Kacsmar

FO Interview with KGNU (Denver)

On Tuesday I did a Metro radio interview with Greg Rasheed for "The Real Deal in Sports" on KGNU 88.5 FM in Denver. Greg's been a long-time supporter of Football Outsiders and has had one of us on for the last four years.

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1 comment, Last at 28 Aug 2013, 7:59pm by mmeiselman

26 Aug 2013, 02:19pm by Scott Kacsmar

NFL Stats Not Always on Target

There are more NFL stats and metrics than ever before, but when subjectivity enters into the method of calculation, we must show more caution in trusting the data.

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20 comments, Last at 30 Aug 2013, 3:54pm by Will Allen

23 Aug 2013, 11:26am by Scott Kacsmar

2013 KUBIAK vs. ADP: The Underrated

Our second post comparing 2013 KUBIAK to ADP finds the underrated players in fantasy football you should consider waiting on.

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17 comments, Last at 28 Aug 2013, 8:40am by BJR