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11 Dec 2013, 08:22am by Mike Tanier

Rookie Mistakes

I watched hundreds of pass attempts by Geno Smith, EJ Manuel, and Mike Glennon so you did not have to! Sober analysis with a few silly asides of three rookies who remind us that it's not 2012 anymore.

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09 Dec 2013, 09:17am by Mike Tanier

Mandatory Monday: Wintry Mix

Mandatory Monday is flakier than usual as I rank Sundays snow games in order of how elite their snowfall was. Fans of statistical oddities may like the bit at the end where I talk about histories shortest field goals.

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06 Dec 2013, 07:59am by Mike Tanier

Tanier's NFL Game Riffs: Week 14

The NFC power balance gets clarified this week, but I am more inspired by the image of memorabilia shills sending boxes of wedding invitations to Peyton Manning.

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04 Dec 2013, 08:00am by Mike Tanier

Scouting Mystery Quarterbacks

I watch Matt Flynn so you don't have to! I also went back and looked at the Brian Hoyer tape, took a long look at Case Keenum, and did lots of film grinding to get a handle on all of this year's mystery quarterbacks.

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02 Dec 2013, 08:07am by Mike Tanier

Mandatory Monday: Ultimatum Time

The Chiefs defense has been figured out. The Jets offense needs to keep it simple. Er. Simpler. Also, watching a Jaguars-Browns game for fun and profit.

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27 Nov 2013, 08:12am by Mike Tanier

Tanier's NFL Game Riffs: Week 13

Happy Black Friday, celebrate Small Business Saturday, and have a holly, jolly ThanksRomokkuh.

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25 Nov 2013, 07:41am by Mike Tanier

Mandatory Monday: Playing for Position

Seven upcoming games with playoff implications, which do not include really good teams, are spotlighted. Click after the jump for everything from Nut Fumbles to Justin Tucker's cocky awesomeness.

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22 Nov 2013, 07:58am by Mike Tanier

Tanier's NFL Game Riffs: Week 12

Fourteen short stories about Manning-Brady, with guest columnists like Emily Dickinson, Batman and Superman, and Stieg Larsson.

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20 Nov 2013, 08:03am by Mike Tanier

Running Rivals

Tanier here! Had a lot of fun researching this one: the greatest running back rivalries in pro football history. Get your weekly dose of Nagurski!

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18 Nov 2013, 07:49am by Mike Tanier

Mandatory Monday: NFL Classified

I have fun "classifying" all 32 teams according to types this week: offensive teams, defensive teams, doubt generators, and so on. Not all of the categories match the numbers precisely, but it makes for some fun comparisons. Follow the link (or Click around Sports on Earth) for my take on the 49ers offense, such as it is.

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