11 Jan 2017, 04:11pm by Aaron Schatz
OK, the head coaching dominoes are beginning to fall, starting with the best available job. Miami defensive coordinator Vance Joseph will take over in Denver. No, the Dolphins defense was not good this year, and it faded down the stretch. Look instead at what Joseph did before that with the Houston defensive backs (2011-2013) and Cincinnati defensive backs (2014-2015). You don't hire a head coach to scheme, you hire a head coach to manage personnel and serve as locker room CEO. A lot of people I know in the NFL have long been very high on Joseph's ability to do those things.
48 comments, Last at 13 Jan 2017, 10:14am by jtr
10 Jan 2017, 07:42pm by Aaron Schatz
Announcing the Football Outsiders players for Madden 17 Ultimate Team from wild-card weekend. (Click to read more.)
1 comment, Last at 12 Jan 2017, 10:15pm by Maddenplaya209
09 Jan 2017, 05:56pm by Tom Gower
The Jacksonville Jaguars have made a decision on their next head coach, and the name is a familiar one. Doug Marrone, who began the 2016 season as the offensive line coach and ended it as the interim head coach, has been named to the permanent job.
30 comments, Last at 11 Jan 2017, 4:37pm by Bright Blue Shorts
09 Jan 2017, 04:51pm by Andrew Potter
Monday afternoon updates on the injury news for every team left in the NFL Playoffs after wild-card weekend.
6 comments, Last at 19 Jan 2017, 4:38am by Amily
09 Jan 2017, 02:25pm by Mike Tanier
Going back into recent history, there are plenty of examples of teams with huge wins in the first round that go down to defeat in the second round. Allow us to drop a bucket of ice water on all four of this weekend's big winners.
4 comments, Last at 12 Jan 2017, 9:38am by CM
06 Jan 2017, 02:00pm by Scott Kacsmar
The 2016 AP All-Pro teams are announced.
70 comments, Last at 11 Jan 2017, 4:12am by Bobman
03 Jan 2017, 09:43pm by Scott Kacsmar
The 15 finalists for the 2017 Pro Football Hall of Fame are revealed.
114 comments, Last at 20 Jan 2017, 5:43am by bachslunch
03 Jan 2017, 04:40pm by Aaron Schatz
Hey everybody! Time for the annual Football Outsiders Playoff Challenge game. Here's how it works: You need to pick a roster consisting of 2 QB, 4 RB, 4 WR, and 2 TE. However, you must pick one player from each of the 12 playoff teams, no duplicates. Whoever has the highest fantasy score during the playoffs wins a copy of Football Outsiders Almanac 2017 and the 2017 KUBIAK fantasy football projections. (Click to read more.)
41 comments, Last at 21 Jan 2017, 10:23pm by surebrec
02 Jan 2017, 03:27pm by Andrew Potter
With the regular season now ended, we turn our attention exclusively to the playoff teams. For the AFC, that means a whole pile of backup quarterbacks.
2 comments, Last at 24 Jan 2017, 3:24am by adamganda33
01 Jan 2017, 09:55pm by Tom Gower
Here's our traditional Black Monday discussion thread, chronicling the senior NFL coaches and front office executives who will not be in their present jobs next season. (Click to read more.)
123 comments, Last at 06 Jan 2017, 9:43pm by BroncosGuyAgain
Where does Matt Ryan rank among playoff quarterbacks now? Was 2016 even a top-five postseason in Tom Brady's career? Scott Kacsmar's annual look at playoff drive stats also includes the first look at 1986-88 postseason DVOA.