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10 Sep 2014, 09:37pm by Brian Fremeau

ESPN: Handicapping The SEC

There is a good chance that the SEC champion will have two marks in the loss column at the end of the year. What then?

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10 Sep 2014, 11:51am by Scott Kacsmar

ESPN: Week 2 Fantasy Matchups

When is Jake Locker better than Tom Brady? When you're making your fantasy picks for Week 2 in a salary-cap league, or arguably even standard as well. We provide all of the relevant Week 2 plus/minus players based on matchups.

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07 Sep 2014, 07:31pm by Aaron Schatz

ESPN: Chargers a Super Bowl Sleeper

To get you ready for the season premiere of Monday Night Football, here's a piece on why the FO projections say San Diego is the best Super Bowl contender nobody is talking about.

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03 Sep 2014, 08:57pm by Brian Fremeau

ESPN: Florida State Schedule Swap

Projecting Florida State's record against its own schedule, and against the schedules of each of the projected division winners of the Power Five conferences.

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03 Sep 2014, 02:37pm by Scott Kacsmar

ESPN: Week 1 Fantasy Matchups

At Insider, our Week 1 fantasy matchups include our usual lists of players with favorable and unfavorable matchups along with a group of elite players. This is one week where playing Geno Smith over Aaron Rodgers could work. Emmanuel Sanders and Andre Ellington are poised for fast starts, but Bernard Pierce may not be ready to fill the shoes of Ray Rice against Geno Atkins and the Bengals.

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27 Aug 2014, 09:07pm by Brian Fremeau

ESPN: SEC On Upset Alert

Five SEC teams need to be particularly careful in nonconference matchups this weekend.

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27 Aug 2014, 11:53am by Aaron Schatz

ESPN: Super Bowl Odds

ESPN Insider asked me to give Super Bowl odds for all 32 teams along with a sentence or two about what a championship season would look like for each franchise. These are updated odds that account for the Sam Bradford injury and numerous preseason changes, although not yesterday's New England-Tampa Bay trade. Denver leads at 16.9 percent.

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26 Aug 2014, 05:14pm by Scott Kacsmar

ESPN: Race for No. 1 Pick in 2015 NFL Draft

At Insider we looked at the 10 teams who finished 4-12 or worse in the highest percentage of our simulations used for projections in Football Outsiders Almanac 2014. Oakland has missed out by the smallest of margins the last two years, but the Raiders lead the way this year.

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21 Aug 2014, 12:06pm by Scott Kacsmar

ESPN: Is NFC West Best Division Ever?

Is the NFC West the best division ever? Winning percentage and point differential call the 2013 NFC West the best division in the eight-division era, but DVOA actually begs one as being a little bit better: the 2004 AFC East.

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19 Aug 2014, 12:56pm by Aaron Schatz

ESPN: Top Impact Rookies 2014

This piece for ESPN Insider looks through our various rookie projection systems not just for guys with strong projections, but for guys who will also have the opportunity to be very important this season.

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