18 Sep 2013, 01:58pm by Rivers McCown
Dontari Poe is having a dominant season so far. Is this because the Chiefs have played the Jaguars (playing poorly all around) and the Cowboys (a rookie center), or because Poe has drastically improved? Doug Farrar investigates.
3 comments, Last at 18 Sep 2013, 3:31pm by Tim Wilson
18 Sep 2013, 01:56pm by Rivers McCown
"Now we'll really see what Peyton Manning is made of!" ... is what I'd say if we didn't already see that in his last few years in Indianapolis with a bad offensive line.
20 comments, Last at 26 Sep 2013, 5:02am by Mr Shush
18 Sep 2013, 12:03pm by Rivers McCown
Baltimore Sun blogger Matt Vensel analyzes Wes Welker's second touchdown from the Ravens' opening night loss in Denver. We've linked to a few of these types of pieces over the years, but this is different because it actually has quotes from Ravens cornerback Corey Graham, explaining it from his perspective.
17 Sep 2013, 10:22am by Matt Waldman
It’s incredibly difficult to boil down any player with just one play. Yet, if I need a play to add to the highlight reel that will help a team make a decision where to slot Todd Gurley on its board, this is my nomination despite the fact there’s an impressive display of long speed on a 75-yard touchdown earlier in this Clemson game.
16 Sep 2013, 12:03pm by Rivers McCown
PK writes that the rest of the NFC better not let Seattle get home-field advantage in the playoffs, spills over into some Johnny Football vs. Alabama college talk, and praises Andy Reid's start in Kansas City.
22 comments, Last at 20 Sep 2013, 3:58am by Subrata Sircar
16 Sep 2013, 06:51am by Mike Tanier
A Field Guide to 2-0 teams. The new fall season in NFL form. The only Monday morning article on earth to reference The Day the Earth Stood Still, The Babysitters Club, and Beatrix Potter, while still finding time to criticize Ron Rivera.
3 comments, Last at 03 Oct 2013, 12:12am by Ibagplus
13 Sep 2013, 04:11pm by Aaron Schatz
Here's a look at the five special boosted players that will be available in Madden 25 Ultimate Team this weekend, based on Football Outsiders analysis.
5 comments, Last at 28 Oct 2013, 8:40pm by watchespakistan
13 Sep 2013, 07:05am by Mike Tanier
Oh brother, another Brother Bowl. Plus an Eyebrow Bowl. But also: regression analysis of Ndamukong Suh's fines, a breakdown of the Colts and Dolphins new acquisitions, some ABBA, Gerald Riggs, and the geography of Revis Island.
2 comments, Last at 13 Sep 2013, 3:07pm by JoeyHarringtonsPiano
11 Sep 2013, 04:52pm by Aaron Schatz
We're proud to introduce expanded drive stats and new pace stats here on Football Outsiders, compiled each week by our friend Jim Armstrong. (Click to read more.)
1 comment, Last at 12 Sep 2013, 3:18pm by countertorque
10 Sep 2013, 10:20am by Matt Waldman
One of the more telling aspects of gauging a quarterback’s readiness for the NFL is how he manages pressure in the pocket. Matt Waldman examines Boyd's reaction to three types of pressure.
2 comments, Last at 11 Sep 2013, 9:12am by ASmitty
Is a high-variance quarterback inherently worth more to a team that's a fringe contender? What in the heck has gotten into Jerricho Cotchery? Why is Jared Cook so confusing?