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11 Sep 2012, 12:24pm by Aaron Schatz

ESPN: Giants Most Hurt by Week 1 Loss

Vince Verhei points out just how much the Giants' Week 1 loss hurt them when it comes to winning a tight division. Based on a simulation run yesterday, the Giants' playoff odds dropped from 45.7 percent to 19.8 percent in one day. (This may be different from the odds posted later today due to Monday Night Football results.)

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19 comments, Last at 12 Sep 2012, 12:13pm by Eddo

22 Aug 2012, 12:34pm by Vince Verhei

ESPN: Scouts Inc.'s Most Overrated and Underrated

ESPN Insider today published Scouts Inc.'s annual scouting ratings and ranks of the top players in the NFL. Vince Verhei here details where Football Outsiders stats suggest players are overrated or underrated by Scouts Inc.

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21 Aug 2012, 02:45pm by Aaron Schatz

ESPN: NFL's Most Irreplaceable Players

This is sort of a continuation of last week's ESPN feature about teams with the most and least depth. Here's a look at the "skill players" with the biggest gap between their value and the value of their backups. Bonus obscure Transformers reference included with the wide receiver obviously listed at number one.

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7 comments, Last at 25 Aug 2012, 5:02am by MadPacker

16 Aug 2012, 10:34am by Rivers McCown

ESPN: Ranking NFL Teams by Depth

The three thinnest and three deepest teams in the NFL get the ESPN treatment.

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15 comments, Last at 22 Aug 2012, 11:25am by PackersRS

07 Aug 2012, 11:21am by Sean McCormick

ESPN: Can Jets' Air Attack Improve

Can the Jets' improve their passing game in 2012? It really depends on Mark Sanchez, not Tim Tebow.

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8 comments, Last at 15 Aug 2012, 2:49pm by chemical burn

25 Jul 2012, 11:21am by Aaron Schatz

ESPN: AFC Small Sample Size All-Stars

Here's the AFC half of our list of "small sample size all-stars" from 2011, featuring a couple of fullback/H-back hybrids and a couple of new Baltimore defensive starters.

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1 comment, Last at 26 Jul 2012, 11:33am by Dr. And I'm a Steelers Fan

24 Jul 2012, 11:30am by Aaron Schatz

ESPN: NFC Small Sample Size All-Stars

At ESPN Insider, a look at some players who put up big numbers in limited playing time in 2011, including Matt Flynn, Randall Cobb, and Junior Galette.

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17 Jul 2012, 10:48am by Aaron Schatz

ESPN: Top 25 Prospects 2012

Once again this year, the Top 25 Prospects list is republished at ESPN.com Insider, topped by Seattle wide receiver Doug Baldwin. Great intro to FOA 2012 if you haven't read it yet; for those of you with the book, this is the exact same list.

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3 comments, Last at 03 Mar 2013, 1:56am by perruques

16 Jul 2012, 10:50am by Rivers McCown

ESPN: 25-and-Under Organizational Rankings

The Patriots walk away No. 1 on the strength of their tight end corps, while the Saints' bounty punishment helps push them into last place.

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9 comments, Last at 17 Jul 2012, 2:11pm by Joseph

25 May 2012, 11:14am by Aaron Schatz

ESPN: Green Bay's (Maybe) Fatal Flaw

Why the 2012 Packers season is almost entirely dependent upon Aaron Rodgers' health.

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30 comments, Last at 05 Jun 2012, 4:40pm by skibrett15