07 Dec 2016, 02:29am by Aaron Schatz
The weekly playoff odds commentary on ESPN Insider goes further in depth on just how important Thursday's Oakland-Kansas City game is for determining who represents the AFC in Super Bowl LI, plus notes on all the other teams still contending for the postseason.
02 Dec 2016, 01:57pm by Aaron Schatz
Is the AFC South of 2016 the worst division since the NFL went to a four-team, eight-division setup in 2002? Or does that title belong to the NFC West in one of any number of awful years?
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30 Nov 2016, 10:54am by Aaron Schatz
Here's this week's ESPN Insider odds commentary, going through all of the teams still in the playoff race. The Miami at Baltimore game this week is huge and fascinating, given the quality of the Ravens run defense.
22 Nov 2016, 08:11pm by Aaron Schatz
Our weekly commentary on the FO playoff odds over at ESPN Insider moves up a day starting this week. Today, get some insight on why Kansas City is more likely than Denver to win the AFC West, why the NFC East is probably taking two wild cards, and why this Thursday is the best lineup of Thanksgiving games in a long, long time.
17 Nov 2016, 04:27pm by Rivers McCown
For the first time, we're doing a midseason update on our annual Top 25 Prospects list featuring under-the-radar players with future value. Jay Ajayi is No. 1, though he'll play his way past the snap-count minimum before the end of the season. New players on our list include Elandon Roberts, Austin Hooper, and Jatavis Brown.
16 Nov 2016, 01:58pm by Aaron Schatz
This week's playoff odds commentary on ESPN Insider looks at why the Patriots are such clear favorites for the No. 1 seed, the ridiculous strength of the NFC East, and the most important games of Week 11.
10 Nov 2016, 01:57pm by Aaron Schatz
Here's a look at the schedule the rest of the way, both opponents and home/road splits. Schedule will keep Buffalo and San Diego in the wild-card race, and may hurt both Washington and Philadelphia compared to division rivals Dallas and New York.
09 Nov 2016, 06:26pm by Aaron Schatz
Here's the weekly playoff odds report on ESPN.com, with a look at Oakland on the cusp of finally breaking its 13-year streak of missing the postseason.
04 Nov 2016, 11:22am by Aaron Schatz
Today's ESPN Insider feature looks at which offenses are the best at "staying on schedule" by getting consistent gains and keeping favorable down-and-distance situations. Dallas, New Orleans, and Atlanta are near the top of the league, with Baltimore, Minnesota, and Seattle near the bottom.
02 Nov 2016, 12:09pm by Aaron Schatz
Here is this week's playoff odds commentary on ESPN Insider, with a look at the most important games of Week 9 and the tight race for the No. 2 seed in the NFC. (Note: Link now fixed.)