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12 Apr 2017, 05:32pm by Scott Kacsmar

2016 Adjusted Games Lost by Unit

Breaking down adjusted games lost by unit shows a rough year for Kansas City's front seven, and the Vikings battled with the Bears for the title of "This Century's Most Injured Offense."

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14 comments, Last at 18 Apr 2017, 1:39pm by Scott Kacsmar

10 Apr 2017, 12:08pm by Scott Kacsmar

2016 Adjusted Games Lost

The 2016 season featured the most injured team ever in our database, and another healthy Jeff Fisher squad that underachieved. We also look at the impact of the NFL removing "probable" from the game reports.

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13 comments, Last at 17 Apr 2017, 2:46pm by Scott C

05 Apr 2017, 11:30am by Vincent Verhei

Offensive Line Continuity Scores 2016

In a year when chaos was the only constant on offensive lines across the league, Atlanta's ummatched stability was the key to a Super Bowl run.

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12 comments, Last at 11 Apr 2017, 9:33pm by Bobman

03 Apr 2017, 04:38pm by Guest

Fact Check: QB Injury Numbers

Some media outlets are reporting that quarterback injuries were way down in 2016. Our numbers say that just isn't the case.

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14 comments, Last at 07 Apr 2017, 6:01pm by Tomlin_Is_Infallible

27 Mar 2017, 01:20pm by Bryan Knowles

2017 Free Agency Cost-Benefit Analysis

It's a year of huge cornerback contracts, with A.J. Bouye and Stephon Gilmore breaking the bank. But will these big-money contracts, and the big-time gambles associated with them, pay off?

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37 comments, Last at 15 Apr 2017, 8:32pm by kckolbe

24 Mar 2017, 04:10pm by Scott Kacsmar

A History of Undrafted NFL Quarterbacks

Given the historical success of undrafted quarterbacks in the NFL, Tony Romo might as well be a national treasure. We look at the impact of developmental leagues on undrafted quarterbacks, and just how many players have tried to break through in a recent season.

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31 comments, Last at 20 Apr 2017, 5:26am by Winterguard78

21 Mar 2017, 03:16pm by Scott Kacsmar

NFL Draft: Round-by-Round QB Study (1994-2016)

Thanks a lot, Dak Prescott. Now more people will think the fourth round is still a gold mine for quarterbacks, but the data says otherwise. The update to our quarterback draft study for 1994-2016 shows little has changed: finding a good QB is really hard.

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37 comments, Last at 30 Mar 2017, 6:38am by jefeweiss

05 Mar 2017, 11:48am by Bryan Knowles

Speed Score 2017

Leonard Fournette, Dalvin Cook, and Christian McCaffrey run near-identical times, but Speed Score weighs in on which 40-yard dash was most impressive.

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20 comments, Last at 15 Mar 2017, 4:24pm by Tomlin_Is_Infallible

21 Feb 2017, 08:12am by Scott Kacsmar

Failed Completions 2016

The 2016 study of failed completions finds an undesirable record for Joe Flacco, and praise for... Matt Barkley? Also: another depressing Rams sequel, Matt Ryan's weak spot, gadget receivers, and Tom Coughlin's teams are on the rise.

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19 comments, Last at 24 Feb 2017, 4:05pm by Vincent Verhei

15 Feb 2017, 04:34pm by Scott Kacsmar

Postseason QB Drive Stats and DVOA

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.

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50 comments, Last at 23 Feb 2017, 1:10pm by Bob Smith