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19 Sep 2011, 02:49am by Aaron Schatz

ESPN: Manning will be Under Pressure Monday Night

The Monday night piece this week is a look at our new Total Pressure metric, which we debuted in Football Outsiders Almanac 2011, and how the Rams and Giants both do well in it.

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1 comment, Last at 20 Sep 2011, 3:58pm by notque_deeproute

15 Sep 2011, 02:03pm by Aaron Schatz

ESPN: Don't Overreact to Week 1 Blowouts

Getting slaughtered in the first week of the season isn't a good thing, but it's not a guarantee that your season will end poorly -- especially if you're coming off a good season the year before.

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10 comments, Last at 17 Sep 2011, 11:38am by dmstorm22

15 Sep 2011, 01:03pm by Danny Tuccitto

ESPN: Week 2 Fantasy Matchups

Look, kids, the big table is back! To clarify: We're changing things this year so the big table has a total of points, not a percentage. That total represents the impact of this week's matchup on how many points a player will score compared to the average at his position. It doesn't represent who is the best player of the week overall.

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11 comments, Last at 16 Sep 2011, 3:55pm by Kal

13 Sep 2011, 02:14pm by Vincent Verhei

ESPN AGS: Bears over Falcons

The first Any Given Sunday looks at the Falcons' struggles on offense and a surprising star for the Chicago defense.

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15 comments, Last at 17 Dec 2012, 5:13am by carlos888

12 Sep 2011, 10:17pm by Brian Fremeau

ESPN: Mississippi State's Blueprint for Victory

Mississippi State needs to force LSU into long drives in order to pull off the upset Thursday night.

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1 comment, Last at 13 Sep 2011, 7:44pm by Marchtofame

12 Sep 2011, 04:07am by Rivers McCown

ESPN: Is Miami a Playoff Contender?

A look at why our DVOA projections like Miami so much this season, and an overview of the subjective problems the Dolphins have that our system may not account for.

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7 comments, Last at 13 Sep 2011, 8:38am by Anonymous(not that one)

08 Sep 2011, 05:23pm by Danny Tuccitto

ESPN: Week 1 Fantasy Matchups

This year's initial fantasy matchups column looks at the basic theories behind our matchup picks each week, with a few picks for Week 1. If it looks a bit different than usual, that's because Week 1 is a bit harder to predict than usual.

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4 comments, Last at 09 Sep 2011, 2:24pm by Red Hedgehog

08 Sep 2011, 03:53pm by Aaron Schatz

ESPN: Is Pittsburgh D Too Old?

A quick note: There will be no "Numbers Crunching" game previews at ESPN.com Insider this year. Instead, I'll be writing a regular Thursday feature column. This first one revisits the age issue described in the Pittsburgh chapter of FOA.

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6 comments, Last at 09 Sep 2011, 12:26pm by jds

05 Sep 2011, 02:20pm by Brian Fremeau

ESPN: Oregon Not Dead Yet

Oregon lost badly to LSU, but one game doesn't define the whole season. Especially one that was marred by correctable special teams mistakes.

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2 comments, Last at 06 Sep 2011, 11:30am by Harris

01 Sep 2011, 10:38am by Rivers McCown

ESPN: Why the Colts' Run May Be Over

A look at why we're not quite sold on the Colts this year -- even if Peyton Manning is healthy.

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6 comments, Last at 02 Sep 2011, 8:21am by Mr Shush