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10 Dec 2015, 04:00pm by Aaron Schatz

Off The Charts Podcast: December 10

Greg Thomas sits in for Scott Spratt on this week's Off The Charts podcast and we discuss the weird split this year between the top teams and all those bad (but not too bad) teams. We go in depth into the worst DVOA teams to ever make the playoffs, talking about whether the NFC East and AFC South champions will join them. Plus, interesting Brock Osweiler charting stats.

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10 Dec 2015, 01:46pm by Aaron Schatz

ESPN: Chiefs Now Among NFL's Best Teams

A closer look at what's changed since Week 5 for the Kansas City Chiefs, who actually have the highest DVOA in the league (50.3%) for Weeks 5-13.

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09 Dec 2015, 02:20pm by Aaron Schatz

ESPN: Ranking Head Coaches by Strategic Decision-Making

Which NFL coaches are best at handling key in-game situations such as challenges and fourth-down gambles? Using a metric called Strategic Score, Andrew Healy constructs the list. Ron Rivera is No. 1 for 2015.

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09 Dec 2015, 02:19pm by Aaron Schatz

ESPN Fantasy Football Weekly: Week 14

Anita Marks and Aaron Schatz give some pointers on who to target for your lineup for the first week of the playoffs, including Marvin Jones and Jameis Winston. Plus, a special guest: the youngest fantasy football champion we could find.

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08 Dec 2015, 08:51pm by Aaron Schatz

Week 13 DVOA Ratings

Seattle moves into the No. 1 spot in weighted DVOA and threatens to finish No. 1 overall for a fourth straight year, while the undefeated Panthers drop to a surprising sixth. Blame an easy schedule that may have included two games with the worst defense ever.

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03 Dec 2015, 05:17pm by Aaron Schatz

Off The Charts Podcast: December 3

In this week's episode of the Off The Charts podcast: How have Chicago and Detroit improved over the last few weeks? Do they have any shot at making the NFC North more than a two-team race? And is Washington really now the favorite to win the NFC East?

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02 Dec 2015, 12:01pm by Aaron Schatz

ESPN Fantasy Football Weekly: Week 13

Anita Marks and Aaron Schatz discuss the injuries to Rob Gronkowski, Jimmy Graham and the Cardinals RBs. Plus, contenders or pretenders from Week 12 and waiver claims.

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01 Dec 2015, 11:16pm by Aaron Schatz

Special Thanksgiving Loser League Results!

Let's announce the winners of our special Thanksgiving Loser League, sponsored by UglyChristmasSweater.com.

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01 Dec 2015, 08:25pm by Aaron Schatz

Week 12 DVOA Ratings

Cincinnati returns to the No. 1 spot in our DVOA ratings, with Kansas City an even more surprising No. 1 in weighted DVOA. Plus, decline in Green Bay and Arizona isn't as horrible as total collapse in Philadelphia.

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25 Nov 2015, 02:42pm by Aaron Schatz

All 32 Emergency Quarterbacks

There's so much football stuff over at ESPN.com that articles can get lost -- especially with the new redesign that actually has fewer links on the page than before -- so I wanted to point out this interesting piece out for anyone who missed it. It's a look at what all 32 teams would do if injuries forced them to go with an emergency quarterback. Some of the responses are obvious, as guys like Denard Robinson and Trey Burton were quarterbacks in college. Others are more surprising, guys who were high school quarterbacks such as Eric Weddle and Owen Daniels.

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