09 Oct 2006, 11:32am by P. Ryan Wilson
Peter King writes that Mount T.O. is about to erupt. Again. Okay, who had Week 6 in the pool?
70 comments, Last at 12 Oct 2006, 2:28am by Stevie
09 Oct 2006, 11:24am by Aaron Schatz
Regrets? I've had a few. But then again, too few to mention. (No, wait, scratch that -- I have a ton of regrets. It's YARDS that I have too few of.)
21 comments, Last at 10 Oct 2006, 2:02pm by zlionsfan
08 Oct 2006, 10:35pm by Mike Tanier
Mike Tanier examines whether or not picking the favorite in a huge point margin really such a bad idea. (Click link to read more.)
07 Oct 2006, 10:42pm by Aaron Schatz
For those who need to make the Eagles-Cowboys game more entertaining, Football Outsiders can help! (Click link to read more.)
06 Oct 2006, 10:55pm by Aaron Schatz
Aaron Schatz takes an early look at the NFL’s newest statistic. (Click link to read more.)
06 Oct 2006, 10:50pm by Aaron Schatz
Has 2006 been the year of the turnover? Aaron Schatz answers one reader's question. (Click link to read.)
06 Oct 2006, 03:51pm by P. Ryan Wilson
Let's see, since joining the Bengals in 2005, Chris Henry's been arrested four times. And last month, he puked out of a car window while one of his teammates was failing a sobriety test. (Although, to Henry's credit, he avoided getting cuffed and stuffed.) Yeah, I can't really say this is surprising.
22 comments, Last at 07 Oct 2006, 1:51pm by Lou in Cincy
06 Oct 2006, 11:20am by P. Ryan Wilson
Well this is weird. From the AP: "Former Pro Bowl defensive tackle Corey Simon will miss the rest of the season after being placed on the non-football illness-injury list Thursday by the Indianapolis Colts."
82 comments, Last at 09 Oct 2006, 11:31am by Abarine
06 Oct 2006, 11:15am by P. Ryan Wilson
This should be fun. LaVar Arrington will face his former team Sunday when the Redskins play the Giants. Arrington has been a nonfactor so far this season, and his former team was never all that impressed with him either, apparently. According to the article, linebackers coach Dale Lindsey commented that "Arrington couldn't help the Giants prepare for the Redskins because he didn't know anything when he was with the Redskins." Cornerback Shawn Springs added that "Arrington didn't seem to know the Redskins' defense." Ouch. (bugmenot/free registration required)
17 comments, Last at 07 Oct 2006, 1:54pm by DrewTS
05 Oct 2006, 06:24pm by Aaron Schatz
Every so often I go looking through the referral logs, and visit some of the blogs that link to us. Here's one from reader Pacifist Viking (a name you might recognize from the discussion threads), and he looks at which teams might actually want Randy Moss when he inevitably gets traded out of Oakland in 2007. I really should do this more often; one of the original goals of Extra Points was to link to more local papers and blogs, rather than just lots of ESPN.com stuff.
32 comments, Last at 11 Oct 2006, 9:10am by Dion Johnson
Thanks a lot, Dak Prescott. Now more people will think the fourth round is still a gold mine for quarterbacks, but the data says otherwise. The update to our quarterback draft study for 1994-2016 shows little has changed: finding a good QB is really hard.