05 Sep 2007, 06:46pm by Aaron Schatz
Here are the 2007 DVOA projections, including 10,000 simulations of the 2007 season to give each team's chances of making the playoffs or winning the division. Learn which teams have seen their projections change since the book, why some teams have projections that differ from conventional wisdom, and how much it will cost to see DVOA this year. (Hint: It is still free.)
171 comments, Last at 27 Sep 2007, 12:51pm by Joe
16 Jul 2007, 12:54pm by Doug Farrar
The dark underbelly of the divisional system in sports is that weak-sister teams like the 2006 Seahawks automatically get into the playoffs because they win even weaker divisions. Was last year's NFC West the weakest division in recent history? Doug Farrar dives into a dozen years of DVOA to find out.
46 comments, Last at 09 Oct 2008, 1:50pm by Joshua
26 Jun 2007, 03:23pm by Aaron Schatz
Return with us now to days of old, when Brett Favre couldn't win the big game, Steve McNair was a HO, and the Baltimore Ravens had a great offense and a terrible defense. (Yes, really.) The DVOA era expands past one decade with this look at the 1996 season.
115 comments, Last at 24 Sep 2007, 9:32pm by Packer Pete
16 Jan 2007, 04:04pm by Aaron Schatz
Here are weighted DVOA ratings through the postseason. The Colts' defensive turnaround moves them up -- but how unprecedented is it? And just how superior a performance did the Chargers screw up? Commentary now up on FOXSports.com.
421 comments, Last at 25 Jan 2007, 9:02pm by Pat
09 Jan 2007, 03:36pm by Aaron Schatz
This is our second year continuing with DVOA into the playoffs. This year, based on reader requests, we've ranked all 32 teams, whether they are in the playoffs or not. The results show just how dominant the AFC is, and just how closely grouped the last four NFC teams are. Well, except Seattle. UPDATE: FOXSports.com commentary finally available.
144 comments, Last at 15 Jan 2007, 12:20am by Pat
02 Jan 2007, 05:34pm by Aaron Schatz
Baltimore leads the final DVOA ratings for the 2006 season and goes into the playoffs with the Super Bowl favorite trifecta: First in DVOA, first in weighted DVOA, and first in Pythagorean wins. New England moves ahead of San Diego for the number two spot in weighted DVOA, and Philadelphia moves ahead of Chicago as the best NFC team of 2006. Indianapolis puts up the second highest offensive DVOA ever, Chicago the third highest special teams DVOA. Numbers here, commentary on FOXSports.com.
126 comments, Last at 28 Feb 2012, 12:17pm by Robert20Morin
26 Dec 2006, 07:31pm by Aaron Schatz
The natural order of things has been re-established: the AFC is the superior conference, as Chicago falls behind New England and Jacksonville in the weighted formula. The Cowboys and Giants keep falling, the Saints and Eagles keep rising, and the 8-7 AFC teams are all better than the 9-6 AFC teams -- as long as you ignore Tennessee's first four games. Ratings here, commentary on FOXSports.com.
113 comments, Last at 31 Dec 2006, 7:47pm by The Mul Dawg
19 Dec 2006, 05:51pm by Aaron Schatz
San Diego moves back on top, the Saints and Bengals drop, and the NFC West is very, very, very bad. The new DVOA ratings are here, and the commentary available on FOXSports.com.
180 comments, Last at 24 Dec 2006, 3:58am by the other Chris
12 Dec 2006, 07:41pm by Aaron Schatz
By this point, the weighted DVOA ratings we use over at FOX are starting to look a bit different from the year-long totals. Chicago is on top of both, with San Diego and Baltimore right behind, and New Orleans finally moves into the weighted top ten. Commentary now available at FOXSports.com.
254 comments, Last at 18 Dec 2006, 10:55pm by Jason
05 Dec 2006, 07:27pm by Aaron Schatz
This week, the top four stay the same in the total ratings while Dallas takes a slim lead in weighted DVOA. The Titans and Jets are rising, the Redskins are falling, and the Giants and Eagles just won't die. Well, their DVOA ratings won't die; the Giants might kill each other in real life. Commentary now available on FOXSports.com.
225 comments, Last at 10 Dec 2006, 12:39am by Gus