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06 Oct 2011, 03:37pm by Danny Tuccitto

ESPN: Week 5 Fantasy Matchups

You'll want to be starting the Falcons passing game members this week. And your Saints running backs. That plus another Philip Rivers sighting!

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06 Oct 2011, 12:31pm by Aaron Schatz

ESPN: How is Tennessee Winning?

Analysis of the surprising 3-1 Titans shows a team very similar to the Titans team that went 13-3 in 2003: strong passing and defense overcoming a stagnant running game. But since Matt Hasselbeck is unlikely to continue playing at a superstar level, the onus is on the defense to keep the team in the AFC South race.

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1 comment, Last at 06 Oct 2011, 1:24pm by Dr. Gamera

04 Oct 2011, 12:05pm by Vincent Verhei

ESPN AGS: 49ers over Eagles

The Eagles get rare back-to-back Any Given Sundays! Actually, they're barely mentioned at all here; instead, we talk about the playoff-bound San Francisco 49ers.

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3 comments, Last at 07 Oct 2011, 11:41am by bravehoptoad

03 Oct 2011, 10:28pm by Brian Fremeau

ESPN: A&M Will Struggle In SEC

We ran retrodictive projections of Texas A&M against every SEC schedule, and found that even the strongest Aggies teams would be likely to win one fewer game per year in their new conference than they would in the Big 12.

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5 comments, Last at 05 Oct 2011, 12:11am by dub_rex

02 Oct 2011, 06:44pm by Danny Tuccitto

ESPN: Analyzing the Colts' Injury Issues

Indianapolis' season is basically over at this point with Peyton Manning gone, but the Colts have also sustained a number of other injuries this season. This is not a one-year trend in the slightest -- the Colts lead the NFL in Adjusted Games Lost over the past five seasons. Why is that?

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3 comments, Last at 03 Oct 2011, 2:30pm by drobviousso

29 Sep 2011, 03:04pm by Danny Tuccitto

ESPN: Week 4 Fantasy Matchups

Is this finally the week that Rashard Mendenhall owners are rewarded? Plus, don't expect your Ravens to be high scorers in Week 4.

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7 comments, Last at 03 Oct 2011, 9:46am by Shawn

29 Sep 2011, 02:57pm by Rivers McCown

ESPN: How Improved is the Texans' Defense?

A look at how Johnathan Joseph is impacting the Texans defense, what the 40 points scored by New Orleans means going forward, and where the real problem lies.

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1 comment, Last at 30 Sep 2011, 6:15am by Mr Shush

27 Sep 2011, 06:25pm by Vincent Verhei

ESPN AGS: Giants over Eagles

Vince Verhei looks at the problems in the middle of the Eagles defense -- against both the pass and the run.

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11 comments, Last at 30 Sep 2011, 11:36am by Tim Wilson

26 Sep 2011, 11:57pm by Brian Fremeau

ESPN: Alabama's Two-Step Schedule

Alabama took care of business in impressive fashion against Arkansas, but now have to turn around and face a similarly formidable opponent on the road one week later. Which of the national championship contenders face the toughest consecutive game stretch this season?

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25 Sep 2011, 07:24pm by Danny Tuccitto

ESPN: Are the Washington Redskins For Real?

What is propping up Rex Grossman's numbers? How is Ryan Kerrigan helping the Redskins defense, and is it sustainable?

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5 comments, Last at 26 Sep 2011, 3:12pm by Hank