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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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4 comments, Last at 23 Jan 2014, 1:03pm by Cheap Snapbacks

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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13 comments, Last at 21 Nov 2013, 2:06pm by Aaron Brooks Good Twin

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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8 comments, Last at 21 Nov 2013, 2:57pm by Intropy

15 Nov 2013, 08:11am by Mike Tanier

Tanier's NFL Game Riffs: Week 11

The Magnificent Seven. What have we got for entertainment? 'Phins hugging Dungy on the pavement.

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13 Nov 2013, 08:08am by Mike Tanier

Assignment: Manning

Remember the Blueprint for stopping the 2007 Giants? It has been six years, so I figured I could dust off the blueprint concept without repeating myself. Here is a detailed breakdown of Chiefs defensive tactics that can stop the Broncos.

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11 Nov 2013, 08:08am by Mike Tanier

Mandatory Monday: Go Figure

We lead off this week with a "What Just Happened?" roundup, then use the Football Outsiders Playoff Odds report to look at a bunch of sub-.500 teams still in the playoff hunt thanks to the Cowboys-Bengals-Colts axis of division leading foolishness.

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