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06 Nov 2013, 12:25pm by Aaron Schatz

SITE NEWS: Spam Filter Changes

We've made some changes in our spam filter this week that we hope will make it easier to comment while cutting down on spam. (Click to read more.)

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05 Nov 2013, 05:22pm by Aaron Schatz

Week 9 DVOA Ratings

According to Football Outsiders' DVOA ratings, the best defense in the NFL this year belongs not to Seattle or Kansas City but to the 4-4 Arizona Cardinals. Plus: The Eagles offense has one of the best single games of the past 25 years.

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132 comments, Last at 12 Nov 2013, 7:28pm by Perfundle

03 Nov 2013, 02:51pm by Aaron Schatz

What Is Going on in Miami?

It was a bit shocking last week when Miami tackle Jonathan Martin left the team and was put on the non-football injury list for "emotional reasons." But we're starting to get some more information on what's going on in the Miami locker room and it seems to take the usual rookie hazing to a new (and surprisingly financial) level. Dolphins veterans are apparently pressuring some rookies into paying for meals until they've exhausted their $390,000 rookie salaries.

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176 comments, Last at 09 Nov 2013, 12:14am by Will Allen

01 Nov 2013, 04:16pm by Aaron Schatz

Justin Blackmon Suspended Rest of 2013

Justin Blackmon just can't get his act together, and the Jacksonville Jaguars just can't catch a break. Blackmon has been suspended eight games (i.e. the rest of the year) for blowing the NFL substance abuse policy, again. He's allowed to apply for reinstatement in 2014. This doesn't appear to be about performance-enhancing drugs. The guy needs rehab. Remember when Blackmon came out and he was supposed to be "Dez Bryant, but with a better head on his shoulders?"

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17 comments, Last at 04 Nov 2013, 9:01am by Revenge of the NURBS

31 Oct 2013, 12:04pm by Aaron Schatz

ESPN Upset Watch: Rams over Titans

The gap between a starting quarterback and a backup quarterback is big, but let's not go overboard with it. The same rule applies for Cover Watch, which looks at Chicago's visit to Green Bay.

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30 Oct 2013, 02:08pm by Aaron Schatz

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29 Oct 2013, 05:02pm by Aaron Schatz

Week 8 DVOA Ratings

The Broncos stay on top, the Bengals climb up to fifth, and the undefeated Kansas City Chiefs drop to tenth. No, that isn't a misprint. Plus: Tom Brady and the biggest QB declines ever.

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203 comments, Last at 24 Jan 2014, 6:14am by Amen

22 Oct 2013, 07:18pm by Aaron Schatz

Week 7 DVOA Ratings

Why did the last undefeated team in the NFL actually drop a spot to fourth in this week's DVOA ratings? Because our stats aren't just about wins and losses, but about who you play and how you play 'em.

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21 Oct 2013, 12:53pm by Aaron Schatz

Week 7 Injury Aftermath

There were a ridiculous number of season-ending injuries to major players suffered in Week 7. (Click to read more.)

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57 comments, Last at 24 Oct 2013, 5:32pm by Mr Shush

17 Oct 2013, 09:34pm by Aaron Schatz

ESPN Upset Watch: Bengals over Lions

Will Calvin Johnson's injury continue to drag down the Lions in a tough matchup against the Bengals? In Cover Watch: Can the Buffalo defense continue to overcome its quarterback situation?

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14 comments, Last at 29 Oct 2013, 12:14pm by NakZ