27 Sep 2012
I'll be doing a Reddit AMA today at 1:30pm EDT to help promote the Blogs with Balls conference in Toronto next weekend. Maybe this can help make up for the fact that I'm way behind on trying to answer reader e-mails or questions left in discussion threads. As for the conference itself, I'm appearing on a panel to discuss the use of sports analytics in the media; our old buddy Doug Farrar will also be there, on an NFL panel Friday. Link to come.
Antonio Brown is a late-round steal, but which active WR has beaten the odds of the draft and his QB? We studied the breakout seasons of the 20 all-time leading receivers and recent hidden gems. How important is QB play in developing a WR?