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05 Apr 2011, 02:17pm by Bill Barnwell

ESPN: Pro Day 40s

This week's ESPN Insider feature looks at the 40-yard dash times of players who run at both the Combine and at Pro Days to note how "field effects" likely exist for different schools.

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7 comments, Last at 08 Apr 2011, 4:22pm by AlanSP

29 Mar 2011, 05:55pm by Vince Verhei

ESPN: Playmaker Score 2.0

This ESPN Insider column introduces Playmaker Score 2.0, a more accurate version of our system for projecting college wide receivers. The new Playmaker Score does more to account for players who go deep with a high yards per pass figure, and it adjusts based on the historical record of receivers coming out of each conference. The resulting system has A.J. Green as the top receiver in this year's draft, but wonders why Julio Jones had so few touchdowns at Alabama.

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10 comments, Last at 12 Apr 2012, 2:41pm by DJensen

23 Mar 2011, 01:27pm by Aaron Schatz

ESPN: Effects of New Kickoff Rules

Attempting to figure out just how many more touchbacks we're going to get with the kickoff moved up to the 35-yard line in 2011.

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17 comments, Last at 29 Feb 2012, 7:28am by Bass

10 Mar 2011, 03:31pm by Bill Barnwell

ESPN: Speed Score 2011

Auburn's big back Mario Fannin sets a new Speed Score record at this year's combine. Plus: Speed Score smiles on DeMarco Murray and frowns on Mark Ingram.

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18 comments, Last at 16 Mar 2011, 10:15am by tuluse

02 Mar 2011, 02:45pm by Bill Barnwell

ESPN: Analyzing The Offseason Moves

We have a feature up at Insider this week covering some of the recent moves by teams around the league.

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1 comment, Last at 02 Mar 2011, 3:23pm by Tim Wilson

22 Feb 2011, 02:52pm by Bill Barnwell

ESPN: On 2011 Franchise Tags

I put together a look at how some teams used their franchise tag this offseason, and whether they should expect to get elite performance from the players in question for their outlay.

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01 Feb 2011, 04:04pm by Bill Barnwell

ESPN: The Hidden Factors of Super Bowls

This ESPN Insider feature looks at the winning factors that were underestimated in the past four Super Bowls.

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27 Jan 2011, 05:13pm by Bill Barnwell

ESPN: On Scheme Change and Player Value

This feature at ESPN Insider takes a look at four shifts in scheme and coaching around the league and forecasts how it will affect the players on that roster.

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1 comment, Last at 30 Jan 2011, 6:09pm by JonFrum

19 Jan 2011, 01:35pm by Bill Barnwell

ESPN: Starter Games Lost and the Packers

We've got an article up on ESPN covering the Bears-Packers matchup and how there's been a dramatic disparity in injuries between the two teams.

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36 comments, Last at 23 Jan 2011, 11:55pm by Jerry

25 Dec 2010, 11:57am by Bill Barnwell

ESPN: Is Matt Ryan Really Dominant At Home?

We get past the 19-1 record to explore if Matt Ryan actually is significantly better at home; and what it means for his next 20 starts there.

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4 comments, Last at 25 Dec 2010, 10:46pm by Mountainhawk