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01 Jul 2014, 12:32pm by Aaron Schatz

SITE NEWS: Update on KUBIAK and FOA 2014

We're almost at July, which means people are going to start wondering when the 2014 KUBIAK fantasy football projections and Football Outsiders Almanac 2014 are going to show up for sale on Football Outsiders. I wanted to let everyone know about this year's delays. Both KUBIAK and the book will be delayed this year. We're hoping it's not for more than a week or two, but I'll be honest, there's a possibility the book won't be ready until early August. KUBIAK, at least, should be ready by July 16. (Click to read more.)

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03 Jan 2014, 04:40pm by Aaron Schatz

2014 Football Outsiders Playoff Challenge

Hey everybody! Time for the third edition of our Playoff Challenge game. Here's how it works: You need to pick a roster consisting of 2 QB, 4 RB, 4 WR, and 2 TE. However, you must pick one player from each of the 12 playoff teams, no duplicates. Whoever has the highest fantasy score during the playoffs wins a copy of Football Outsiders Almanac 2014 and the 2014 KUBIAK fantasy football projections. Standard fantasy scoring, no PPR. Thanks again to former Scramble writer Ian Dembsky for the idea for this game.

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28 Aug 2012, 04:13pm by Danny Tuccitto

SITE NEWS: 2012 Wisdom of Crowds

Unless you get sadistic pleasure out of watching Richard Bartel short-arm out routes, last night's Hall of Fame game lacked entertainment. Not to worry, loyal FO reader, NFL entertainment returns today in the form of our "Wisdom of Crowds" feature. Over the next four weeks, we'll use our @fboutsiders Twitter account to get your fantasy projections for a player or two each day.

At the end of each week, I'll compile the responses, and have a post the following week about what our readership had to say. Last year, you were pretty darn prescient.

So, if you want to participate, make sure to follow us on Twitter, and check in every day for the next month.

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12 Jul 2012, 03:23pm by Aaron Schatz

KUBIAK and FOA 2012 Available! (UPDATE)

Football Outsiders Almanac 2012 (PDF version) and the KUBIAK fantasy football spreadsheet are now on sale. Find out more details in this post. Now with samples!

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30 Jun 2015, 12:00pm by Brian Fremeau

ESPN: Top 10 College Programs

Brian Fremeau uses his Program FEI methodology to compare his list of the top college football programs over the next few years to the ESPN Insider College Football Future Power Rankings. The ESPN experts like Ohio State the best, but for us, nothing matches the consistency of Alabama.

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26 Jun 2015, 04:45pm by Aaron Schatz

SITE NEWS: KUBIAK/FOA 2015 Update

Here's an update on a number of Football Outsiders topics: the long-awaited back-end redesign, the release dates for Football Outsiders Almanac 2015 and the 2015 KUBIAK projections, and the FOA 2015 cover contest.

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24 Jun 2015, 11:26pm by Sterling Xie

2014 Pressure Plays: Quarterbacks

Ben Roethlisberger's ability to perform under a heavy pass rush remains critical to Pittsburgh's offensive success.

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24 Jun 2015, 01:35pm by Andrew Healy

ESPN: Can Patriots Offense Keep Up Historic Pace?

Andrew Healy looks at where the Patriots rank among the best offenses in NFL history over a ten-year span, and what happened to those offenses in Year 11. Will a change in QB aging trends make it easier for the Pats to stay successful?

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23 Jun 2015, 01:47pm by Sterling Xie

2014 Play-Action Defense

We look at pass defense against play-action compared to defense against other passes in 2014. Is a strong pass rush key to a good defense against the play fake?

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19 Jun 2015, 11:41am by Sterling Xie

2014 Play-Action Offense

If you did something better than any other team in the NFL, wouldn't you do that thing as often as you could? Not if you're the San Diego Chargers.

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26 comments, Last at 24 Jun 2015, 7:43pm by Bobman