Writers of Pro Football Prospectus 2008

23 Sep 2014, 05:39pm by Aaron Schatz

Week 3 DVOA Ratings

For only the second time in history, the Bengals are No. 1 in our ratings. But compared to other No. 1 teams after three weeks, there's a real lack of dominance.

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105 comments, Last at 1:10pm by Mr Shush

16 Sep 2014, 06:55pm by Aaron Schatz

Week 2 DVOA Ratings

Stomping the Jags leaves Washington No. 2 behind only Denver. But what can we really learn from one big win early in the season, before we are applying opponent adjustments?

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75 comments, Last at 18 Sep 2014, 5:43pm by Rick_and_Roll

09 Sep 2014, 04:20pm by Aaron Schatz

Week 1 DVOA Ratings

We always say not to jump to conclusions about a team's true quality after a Week 1 loss. But the meaning of one loss to a team's playoff chances are another issue entirely.

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03 Sep 2014, 05:02pm by Aaron Schatz

2014 DVOA Projections

Our annual DVOA projections are all about probabilities. Thanks in part to their less competitive conference, Denver has the highest probability of walking away from this season as Super Bowl XLIX champion.

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77 comments, Last at 23 Sep 2014, 2:14pm by

03 Jul 2014, 01:32pm by Guest

Let Me Check My Schedule

Kenneth Arthur looks at how DVOA and strength of schedule play with each other, especially in regards to Super Bowl possibilities.

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25 comments, Last at 01 Sep 2014, 4:52pm by kicorse

06 Feb 2014, 01:44pm by Guest

Historical DVOA Estimates

Estimating the DVOA of years we don't have play-by-play data for reveals some surprising conclusions. Is it possible the 1985 Bears are not even among the top three teams of all-time?

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140 comments, Last at 02 Apr 2014, 3:52pm by justanothersteve

20 Jan 2014, 02:57pm by Aaron Schatz

Week 20 DVOA Ratings

Fun with chalk: The top two teams in DVOA make the Super Bowl for the first time since 2002 and only the third time since 1989.

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130 comments, Last at 18 Sep 2014, 9:26pm by y8games

13 Jan 2014, 08:25pm by Aaron Schatz

Week 19 DVOA Ratings

The big surprise of Divisional weekend is that there were no surprises, so why should DVOA be any different? Our final four rank 1, 2, 3, and 5 in weighted DVOA.

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91 comments, Last at 16 Sep 2014, 10:24am by mrqeus

06 Jan 2014, 05:38pm by Aaron Schatz

Week 18 DVOA Ratings

Postseason DVOA ratings show how the Seahawks and Chargers were getting hotter at the end of the season. Plus: Two of this weekend's four games are exact ties by VOA before opponent adjustments.

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70 comments, Last at 13 Jan 2014, 2:44pm by CeeBee

30 Dec 2013, 04:59pm by Aaron Schatz

Final 2013 DVOA Ratings

Seattle and Denver are the first teams to ever finish 1-2 in DVOA in two straight seasons. Plus: Philadelphia is super-hot entering the playoffs, Chicago's run defense wasn't quite as bad as it looked, and Washington special teams just aren't pathetic enough to beat the 2000 Bills.

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227 comments, Last at 17 Jan 2014, 12:21pm by benbu75