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09 Oct 2017, 08:38am by MikeTanier

Monday Morning Digest: The Bell Tolls for Big Ben

A little bit of everything this week, from a Packers-Cowboys rundown to images from the Cutler-Cassel matchup of the ages to a statue for The Unknown Quarterback.

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1 comment, Last at 09 Oct 2017, 12:49pm by mehllageman56

04 Oct 2017, 04:01pm by Aaron Schatz

SITE NEWS: 1993-95 Drive/Pace Stats Added

Our work to add more advanced stats to historical analysis of the NFL continues! As of today, we've added pages with drive stats and pace stats for the 1993, 1994, and 1995 seasons, giving us 1993-2017 in their entirety. Among the interesting tidbits to learn here: the 1993 Buffalo Bills had a faster situation-neutral pace than any offense in the league until Chip Kelly came to the NFL. We'll have to see what it looks like when we eventually add 1990-1992 as well.

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1 comment, Last at 05 Oct 2017, 8:16pm by Theo

02 Oct 2017, 07:42pm by Aaron Schatz

FO Mailbag: DVOA vs. Receiver Types

Looking at the difference between DVOA vs. types of receivers and the stats that are more useful for DFS. (Click to read more.)

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6 comments, Last at 05 Oct 2017, 9:16pm by Vincent Verhei

02 Oct 2017, 04:57pm by Vincent Verhei

Bears Bench Glennon For Trubisky

The Chicago Bears have announced that Mitchell Trubisky, the second overall pick in this year's draft, will be their starting quarterback in Week 5 when they host the Minnesota Vikings on Monday Night Football.

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11 comments, Last at 05 Oct 2017, 3:11am by Alexander

02 Oct 2017, 01:42pm by Andrew Potter

Injury Aftermath: Week 4

Two NFC contenders lose their top running backs, while the surprise AFC East leaders suffer a host of injuries in Atlanta.

UPDATE: Derek Carr out 2-6 weeks.

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9 comments, Last at 06 Oct 2017, 3:39pm by Tomlin_Is_Infallible

02 Oct 2017, 12:16pm by Aaron Schatz

Ranking NFL Divisional Rivalries Best to Worst

Great piece from Jason Lisk over at the Big Lead, ranking all 48 divisional rivalries based on how often games are close, how often they are important, how often there are upsets, and how long the rivalry has lasted. Baltimore-Pittsburgh is No. 1 because of four playoff meetings and a lot of close games. Giants-Eagles, Chiefs-Raiders, and surprisingly, Jets-Dolphins follow. Dead last is Baltimore-Cleveland, although there's an emotional component to that one that didn't really make it into the formula. (The real least interesting rivalry is probably No. 47, Indianapolis-Houston.)

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16 comments, Last at 06 Oct 2017, 2:09pm by DisplacedPackerFan

02 Oct 2017, 08:07am by MikeTanier

Monday Morning Digest: Upsets Turn the NFL Upside-Down

Some laughs and insights, plus a little Patriots baiting, to get you through a challenging day.

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5 comments, Last at 03 Oct 2017, 9:19am by Cogitus

30 Sep 2017, 05:09pm by Vincent Verhei

Trevathan Suspended Two Games For Adams Hit

Chicago Bears linebacker Danny Trevathan has been suspended two games by the league for a violation of player safety rules. Trevathan was penalized Thursday night for a third-quarter hit on Green Bay Packers wide receiver Davanta Adams, who was taken to a hospital and diagnosed with a concussion.

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15 comments, Last at 14 Dec 2017, 12:53am by Dan

25 Sep 2017, 02:40pm by Andrew Potter

Injury Aftermath: Week 3

Arguably the best receiving back of the past ten years may have to call it a career, while one NFC South team lost almost its entire first-string defense for portions of Week 3.

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9 comments, Last at 28 Sep 2017, 3:09pm by Raiderjoe

25 Sep 2017, 07:26am by MikeTanier

Monday Morning Digest: Making the NFL Great Again

The day that Sticking to Sports became an act of civil disobedience.

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10 comments, Last at 27 Sep 2017, 1:13pm by mehllageman56