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10 Jan 2012, 02:08pm by Vincent Verhei

ESPN AGS: Broncos over Steelers

Tim Tebow's success on Sunday ran counter to the numbers put up by the Steelers defense this year -- but not counter to the numbers put up by Tebow himself. Throwing deep is what he does well. And he'll continue to do it against the Patriots this weekend.

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17 comments, Last at 11 Jan 2012, 5:20pm by Joseph

09 Jan 2012, 04:12pm by Aaron Schatz

Aaron Schatz on B.S. Report

Here's my appearance for the second round of the playoffs on the big B.S. Report playoffs mega-podcast. Bill Barnwell and I are on different parts of the podcast this week.

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9 comments, Last at 11 Jan 2012, 12:12pm by David

04 Jan 2012, 09:32pm by Brian Fremeau

ESPN: Michigan Isn't Back Yet

After an 11-2 season and Sugar Bowl win, the Wolverines are going to be a preseason poll darling in 2012. That doesn't bode well for year two under Brady Hoke.

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4 comments, Last at 05 Jan 2012, 2:48pm by Subrata Sircar

04 Jan 2012, 01:18pm by Aaron Schatz

ESPN: Underrated/Overrated Players for 2011

Two pieces here on ESPN Insider today, using FO stats to point out five players whose 2011 seasons were unappreciated and five players whose 2011 seasons were not as good as standard stats indicate.

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10 comments, Last at 05 Jan 2012, 11:15am by Anon Anon

03 Jan 2012, 05:18pm by Aaron Schatz

B.S. Report Playoff Podcast: Round I

Hey folks, I'm back on the Bill Simmons podcast weekly during the NFL playoffs, giving my thoughts on this weekend's games as well as the Super Bowl favorites. Old pal Bill Barnwell is on this podcast as well.

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03 Jan 2012, 05:16pm by Vincent Verhei

ESPN AGS: Chiefs over Broncos

Has the magic run out for Tim Tebow? There actually are some promising names on a list of QB seasons by similarity scores... until you realize all those names played 30 years ago and the game has changed an awful lot since then.

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29 Dec 2011, 05:56pm by Danny Tuccitto

ESPN: Week 17 Fantasy Matchups

After adjusting for year-to-date averages and strength of Week 17 opponent, do quarterbacks on teams with something to play for play better than those who don't? The answer's somewhat nuanced, but it will probably surprise you.

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27 Dec 2011, 01:22pm by Vincent Verhei

ESPN AGS: Giants over Jets

This week's Any Given Sunday looks at the Giants offense, which is very heavy on deep passes. What does that mean against the Dallas defense, and against the defenses the Giants might face in the playoffs?

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1 comment, Last at 28 Dec 2011, 2:01pm by Dales

25 Dec 2011, 12:44pm by Rivers McCown

ESPN: Falcons' Defensive Issues

This week's MNF feature looks at the Atlanta defense, both good (Brent Grimes, Sean Weatherspoon) and bad (Dunta Robinson, the safeties).

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22 Dec 2011, 12:56pm by Aaron Schatz

ESPN: Don't Break Up the Giants

This week's ESPN feature looks at the New York Giants. The talent seems to be there, but the Giants had two big problems this year. One was health, as the Giants will come close to the record for defensive AGL. The other is yet another second-half collapse, which ended up just like all their other second-half collapses. At some point, you've got to look at the head coach as the reason why the Giants can't keep it going in November and December.

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