20 Jan 2014, 08:53am by Mike Tanier
Before I watched the championship games, I watched scouts and general managers grab Senior Bowl prospects who were barely off the plane and sit them down for interviews. It's a reminder that everything we see in the playoffs is just a tip of the iceberg.
3 comments, Last at 25 Jan 2014, 6:30am by louis vuitton neverfull
19 Jan 2014, 03:45pm by Aaron Schatz
I did an annual appearance on the Betting Dork podcast last week in between working on playoff previews and dealing with my usual nonsense. We didn't do much on the conference championships, but talked a bit about futures for 2014, Twitter criticism, and the limits of both stat analysis and all-22 footage.
16 Jan 2014, 08:05am by Mike Tanier
This is what happens when you write about the same quarterback matchup for your entire adult life, and also what happens when you write NFL previews while your second grader is studying for his Catholic sacraments.
There are links to some diagram articles. The Patriots and Seahawks diagrams are pretty basic, but the others have some detail.
75 comments, Last at 19 Jan 2014, 12:25pm by jebmak
15 Jan 2014, 06:01pm by Aaron Schatz
Hey everybody. Almost time for those FO reader awards, and I've got a bit of a problem this year. Well, two problems, and I was hoping you could all help out. (Click to read more.)
178 comments, Last at 23 Jan 2014, 5:10pm by Duke
15 Jan 2014, 12:09pm by Rivers McCown
This is the greatest news for The Week In Quotes in a long, long, time.
76 comments, Last at 19 Jan 2014, 12:08am by Sixknots
14 Jan 2014, 07:47pm by Rivers McCown
Judge Brody refused a preliminary motion to approve the settlement of the NFL's concussion lawsuit. What does this mean? Sports On Earth's Patrick Hruby has you covered.
26 comments, Last at 16 Jan 2014, 2:40am by Aaron Brooks Good Twin
14 Jan 2014, 02:03pm by Aaron Schatz
Yeah, I'm not getting this one. We know that Caldwell made some decisions that helped turn around the Baltimore Ravens offense last year, which in turn helped lead to their Super Bowl run. However, that same offense then collapsed this year -- on the run, they collapsed so completely that they had one of the worst running games of all time. Caldwell went to a Super Bowl with the Colts, but we all agree he basically was carried there by Peyton Manning and all the leftover talent from the Dungy era, right?
91 comments, Last at 16 Jan 2014, 7:05pm by Alexander
13 Jan 2014, 07:51pm by Rivers McCown
Judging by the last few games San Diego played, you have to say Whisenhunt perfectly fits the Tennessee delusion that they need to focus on running the ball.
33 comments, Last at 17 Jan 2014, 1:28pm by Noah of Arkadia
13 Jan 2014, 05:38pm by Rivers McCown
The latest on all the injuries from the divisional round. (Click to read more.)
1 comment, Last at 14 Jan 2014, 8:06pm by dbt
The league's northern divisions pose a number of meaty questions, such as: "Is the Bears' offense due for a repeat performance?" "Why do the Lions have such pronounced splits?" and "Has Johnny Manziel made the Cleveland brass even crazier?"