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20 Nov 2014, 12:40pm by Aaron Schatz

ESPN: Brees Isn't Problem for Saints

If the Saints are only 4-6, then Drew Brees must be struggling, right? Nope.

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20 Nov 2014, 11:19am by Scott Kacsmar

ESPN: Week 12 Fantasy Matchups

Jonas Gray is the latest fantasy flavor of the week, but a star was not born on Sunday night. A bad defense was exposed by a smart coach taking advantage of his bye week. Some of our favorite Week 12 fantasy matchups for salary-cap leagues include Drew Brees, Jay Cutler, Justin Forsett and Larry Donnell. You should also consider taking a chance on Josh Gordon in his return against the 32nd-ranked Atlanta pass defense.

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13 Nov 2014, 12:44pm by Aaron Schatz

ESPN: Race for No. 1 Pick

Analyzing the latest FO playoff odds and what they say about the race for the No. 1 pick in the 2015 NFL Draft.

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12 Nov 2014, 10:08pm by Brian Fremeau

ESPN: Playoff Contender Fatal Flaws

We identified the key statistical measures that may hold back each of the top six teams from claiming a spot in the College Football Playoff when the final rankings are announced next month.

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12 Nov 2014, 03:28am by Scott Kacsmar

ESPN: Week 11 Fantasy Matchups

Some of our favorite Week 11 fantasy options for salary-cap leagues include Robert Griffin, Mark Ingram, Martavis Bryant, Mychal Rivera and Ahmad Bradshaw. Mark Sanchez may be a name to consider in the future, but don't trust him against the Packers this week. The Carolina Panthers even made Andy Dalton look great.

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08 Nov 2014, 04:28pm by Aaron Schatz

ESPN: Over .500... and in Trouble

ESPN asked me to go through our playoff odds and talk about which teams over .500 were most likely to fall short of the playoffs. Remember, since there's no NFC South team currently with a winning record, there are only 11 spots for 17 winning teams. This features updated playoff odds which incorporate the Thursday night Cleveland-Cincinnati game.

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07 Nov 2014, 01:59pm by Brian Fremeau

ESPN: Playoff Contender Stat Profiles

Comparing the top six teams in this week's College Football Playoff rankings to recent BCS Championship game participants across key efficiency measures.

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05 Nov 2014, 01:38pm by Scott Kacsmar

ESPN: Week 10 Fantasy Matchups

Scott Kacsmar provides advice on players to target and players to avoid this week for fantasy owners in salary-cap leagues. Carson Palmer and Ben Tate are among the players with favorable matchups in Week 10.

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01 Nov 2014, 01:05pm by Aaron Schatz

ESPN: Denver Performing at a Historic Level

A look at Denver's historically high DVOA ratings, compared to where New England is right now. This is the largest gap ever between Peyton Manning's team and Tom Brady's team before a game between the two.

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29 Oct 2014, 11:17am by Scott Kacsmar

ESPN: Week 9 Fantasy Matchups

Some of our favorite Week 9 matchups for salary-cap leagues include Colin Kaepernick, Mark Ingram, Kelvin Benjamin and Mike Wallace. Rob Gronkowski returns to the elite table of tight ends and you might want to roll with Emmanuel Sanders if Demaryius Thomas is going to be stuck on Revis Island.

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