26 Sep 2011, 11:57pm by Brian Fremeau
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?
25 Sep 2011, 07:24pm by Danny Tuccitto
What is propping up Rex Grossman's numbers? How is Ryan Kerrigan helping the Redskins defense, and is it sustainable?
5 comments, Last at 26 Sep 2011, 3:12pm by Hank
24 Sep 2011, 09:16am by Brian Fremeau
Several of today's biggest games are interesting case studies in elite offenses versus elite defenses. Which team has the edge in those cases in the past, and what might those results tell us about OSU-A&M, Alabama-Arkansas, and WVU-LSU on Saturday?
22 Sep 2011, 04:27pm by Aaron Schatz
The Bills offense has been quite good so far this year, and it may be more sustainable than you might think. The 1999 Washington Redskins are the best-case comparison, and the 1994 Seattle Seahawks are on the other side of the spectrum.
9 comments, Last at 24 Sep 2011, 12:09am by tuluse
22 Sep 2011, 12:59pm by Danny Tuccitto
The recipe for this week's fantasy matchups cocktail includes one part '80s television humor, two parts self-scouting about the projection model, two parts tying up of loose procedural ends, two parts not-so-inside 49ers knowledge, and eight parts analysis -- plus or minus X, of course.
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20 Sep 2011, 04:42pm by Vincent Verhei
The Titans took care of the Ravens' short passing game and dared Lee Evans to beat them deep. It didn't happen, and we explain what Baltimore needs to do to right the ship. It starts with better health at cornerback.
2 comments, Last at 22 Sep 2011, 2:20am by tuluse
19 Sep 2011, 02:49am by Aaron Schatz
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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15 Sep 2011, 02:03pm by Aaron Schatz
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.
10 comments, Last at 17 Sep 2011, 11:38am by dmstorm22
15 Sep 2011, 01:03pm by Danny Tuccitto
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.
11 comments, Last at 16 Sep 2011, 3:55pm by Kal