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06 Sep 2013, 10:22pm by Scott Kacsmar

ESPN: Don't Bet on the QB Sophomore Slump

Will Andrew Luck, Robert Griffin III or Russell Wilson have a sophomore slump? When it comes to good players, don't bet on it. Improvement, not slumpking, should be the expectation.

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1 comment, Last at 07 Sep 2013, 1:11am by R.J. Jackson

04 Sep 2013, 05:54pm by Scott Kacsmar

ESPN: Week 1 Fantasy Matchups

Expect a barnburner between Atlanta and New Orleans, and consider other options (if you have them) for Chris Johnson and Doug Martin.

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4 comments, Last at 09 Sep 2013, 10:49am by tomdrees

03 Sep 2013, 11:05pm by Brian Fremeau

ESPN: Biggest NCAA Week One Boosts

Following solid performances and a few underwhelming performances by future opponents, Washington and Michigan saw their season win projections leap forward.

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2 comments, Last at 04 Sep 2013, 11:19am by Will Allen

30 Aug 2013, 12:10pm by Scott Kacsmar

ESPN: Solving the Matthew Stafford 1-23 Puzzle

Why is Matthew Stafford 1-23 against teams with a winning record? Scott Kacsmar solves the puzzle, but the answer should have been obvious: not only have the Lions stunk, they've also been incredibly unlucky.

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5 comments, Last at 02 Sep 2013, 1:02am by LionInAZ

27 Aug 2013, 09:26pm by Brian Fremeau

ESPN: Similarity Profiles for NCAA Contenders

We compared the consensus top five teams with the FEI projection profiles of every team in the last six seasons.

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1 comment, Last at 12 Sep 2013, 8:07am by Charles Shuman

21 Aug 2013, 12:40pm by Scott Kacsmar

ESPN: Welker's Potentially Historic Impact

Golly, Peyton Manning sure does like himself some slot receivers.

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4 comments, Last at 29 Sep 2013, 2:31pm by buy soundcloud plays

20 Aug 2013, 08:56pm by Brian Fremeau

ESPN: Projecting The Season In Stages

According to the latest FEI projections, Alabama has the best chance to run the table, but that doesn't mean they have the best chance to be at the top from start to finish.

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2 comments, Last at 21 Aug 2013, 10:58am by Thunderbolt of Flaming Wisdom

15 Aug 2013, 12:04pm by Aaron Schatz

ESPN: The Race for Jadeveon Clowney

Over at ESPN Insider, I look at which teams are most likely to snag the No. 1 overall pick and a shot at Jadeveon Clowney. Well, we list all our projected last place teams, and of course that includes Atlanta... which finishes 8-8 or better in over half our simulations and isn't going anywhere near the No. 1 overall pick.

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29 comments, Last at 22 Aug 2013, 11:52am by bravehoptoad

14 Aug 2013, 08:15pm by Brian Fremeau

ESPN: Margin For Error In BCS Race

An undefeated regular season is the first goal, but which college contenders may be best positioned to survive a loss at some point in the year and still find themselves in the mix for a BCS title appearance?

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12 Aug 2013, 04:49pm by Scott Kacsmar

ESPN: No Carries for Old Men

Can Adrian Peterson ever break Emmitt Smith's career rushing record? It's hard to imagine, given that fewer and fewer NFL carries are going to running backs over the age of 30. (Click to read more.)

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6 comments, Last at 28 Aug 2013, 1:19am by Karen Swift