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27 Sep 2013, 01:10pm by Scott Kacsmar

ESPN: The Death of the NFL Run Game

The 2013 NFL season is on pace to be the pass-happiest season in NFL history. In other words, the pass ratio (60.1 percent) is set to break last year's mark (57.65 percent). Using DVOA, we found the correlation with wins for passing and rushing efficiency along with some data on whether or not you need a good running game to succeed with play-action passing.

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25 Sep 2013, 11:18am by Scott Kacsmar

ESPN: Week 4 Fantasy Matchups

This week's best fantasy matchups include just about everyone on the Denver Broncos as the Eagles have no hope of slowing down the juggernaut. Matt Ryan's projected matchup is tough, but should we trust New England's defense on the road given the competition they have faced so far?

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3 comments, Last at 25 Sep 2013, 6:55pm by AnonymousBoob

24 Sep 2013, 12:21pm by Scott Kacsmar

Clutch Encounters: Week 3

The Bengals and Packers go on epic scoring runs. Philip Rivers kicks the ball. And who replaced the Colts with the (once-great) Steelers?

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19 comments, Last at 25 Sep 2013, 7:39pm by LionInAZ

23 Sep 2013, 11:25am by Scott Kacsmar

ESPN: Aaron Rodgers' Hidden Weakness

Why can't Aaron Rodgers seem to lead his team to a comeback in the fourth quarter? There's certainly a lot of regression to the mean on fourth-quarter comebacks, but a 5-24 record is pretty significant.

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53 comments, Last at 08 Jan 2014, 4:42pm by sac longchamp bandouli

18 Sep 2013, 11:12am by Scott Kacsmar

ESPN: Week 3 Fantasy Matchups

Matthew Stafford may not beat good teams, but in the fantasy world the Washington defense is a mouth-watering matchup. This also should be the week for Frank Gore to get back on track, but it could be a tough one for Adrian Peterson.

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5 comments, Last at 19 Sep 2013, 7:18pm by Anonymous69

17 Sep 2013, 12:55pm by Scott Kacsmar

Clutch Encounters: Week 2

It's been the closest two-week start in NFL history. San Diego traveled back to 2008, Jay Cutler sits in historic company and Ron Rivera blows his 10th fourth-quarter lead with Carolina.

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13 Sep 2013, 02:32pm by Scott Kacsmar

ESPN: Will Eagles' Pace Lead to More Injuries?

Chip Kelly wants the Eagles to go even faster, but will this pace lead to injuries? We look at the correlation between pace and injuries along with some of the slowest and fastest offenses of the last decade.

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11 Sep 2013, 07:46pm by Scott Kacsmar

ESPN: Week 2 Fantasy Matchups

Russell Wilson and Eddie Lacy headline must-starts, while Drew Brees and Ray Rice owners may want to consider alternatives.

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2 comments, Last at 12 Sep 2013, 9:49am by timmys24@yahoo.com

10 Sep 2013, 02:26pm by Scott Kacsmar

Clutch Encounters: Week 1

Green Bay, San Diego, Carolina and Tampa Bay all lost close games in Week 1. Is this 2013 or the last few years all over again? Eight teams won after trailing in the fourth quarter to set a Week 1 record.

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65 comments, Last at 14 Sep 2013, 2:38am by Anonymoises Alou

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