01 Feb 2017, 07:07pm by Aaron Schatz
Here's our Super Bowl LI preview on the Off The Charts Podcast. We go very in-depth trying to figure out how the Atlanta defense has improved over the last few weeks, how the Falcons are likely to attack the Patriots defense, and how Tom Brady fares against different coverages. (Click to read more.)
28 Jan 2017, 02:26pm by Aaron Schatz
Special podcast appearance here on The Ringer NFL Show, discussing the Super Bowl LI matchups with Robert Mays. Hear Greg Cosell give his breakdown as well! And of course, we'll have even more breakdown next week with our own Off The Charts Podcast.
19 Jan 2017, 03:12pm by Aaron Schatz
Hey, it's time to preview the conference championships with the Off The Charts Podcast. How special is this year's final four of top quarterbacks? Has Aaron Rodgers really been better than Matt Ryan over the last two months? What's the clear strategy for Green Bay's defense to try to stop Ryan? Why should the Steelers be worried about the Patriots run game? And lots more. (Click for audio link.)
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12 Jan 2017, 03:33pm by Aaron Schatz
Some thoughts about the new head coach hires in Denver and Buffalo, and then previews of the four divisional round games. Lots of information in here about how various units are trending up or down during the second half of the season. (Click for audio link.)
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05 Jan 2017, 02:50pm by Aaron Schatz
This week's Off The Charts Podcast goes in-depth on the wild-card games. Can the Raiders expect anything from Connor Cook? And what does it tell us that Miami and New York had such strong pressure rates but such low adjusted sack rates? (Click for audio link.)
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29 Dec 2016, 03:40pm by Aaron Schatz
This week's Off The Charts podcast features some matchup breakdown on the big Green Bay-Detroit and Washington-New York Giants games that will decide the final two NFC playoff spots. We also talk about which teams are the biggest threats to the Patriots and Cowboys meeting in Super Bowl LI, and why. (Click for audio link)
22 Dec 2016, 05:01pm by Aaron Schatz
The new edition of the Off The Charts Podcast looks at all the important games this weekend and what they mean for playoff odds. We've got some in-depth analysis on Baltimore at Pittsburgh, and a closer look at why DVOA is so down on the Detroit Lions. (Click for audio link.)
15 Dec 2016, 03:14pm by Aaron Schatz
Today's edition of the Off The Charts podcast covers the recent improvements in both Green Bay and Tampa Bay, and looks through this year's MVP candidates. Find out why I'm seriously promoting Justin Tucker as one of the five most valuable players in the NFL this season. No, really.
09 Dec 2016, 04:04pm by Aaron Schatz
This week's Off The Charts podcast looks at last night's Raiders-Chiefs game and what those teams can do going forward. Plus a closer look at the Detroit Lions and the Monday night Ravens-Patriots tilt. (Click for audio link.)
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02 Dec 2016, 06:02pm by Aaron Schatz
This week's Off The Charts podcast looks at the top five teams in DVOA, and their strengths and weaknesses. There's a special look at updated playoff odds that account for Thursday night's Minnesota loss as well as Rob Gronkowski's injury. Finally, a deeper look at Sunday's huge Baltimore-Miami game.
Where does Matt Ryan rank among playoff quarterbacks now? Was 2016 even a top-five postseason in Tom Brady's career? Scott Kacsmar's annual look at playoff drive stats also includes the first look at 1986-88 postseason DVOA.