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2018 YAC+
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2018 YAC+

Our annual look at YAC+ reveals an unlikely new team atop the all-time leaderboards. Plus, a good year for rookie receivers, a weakness in the Seattle passing game, and a Farewell to Gronk.

6 comments, Last at 25 Jun 2019, 10:46am by Guest789

Podcasts

Off The Charts Podcast: June 20
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Off The Charts Podcast: June 20

This week's Off The Charts podcast looks at some of the more difficult projection situations around the league, including figuring out the distribution of passes in Green Bay, Baltimore, and San Francisco, and diagnosing Todd Gurley's injury situation with the Rams. (Click for audio link.)

Stat Analysis

2018 Receiving Plus-Minus
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2018 Receiving Plus-Minus

What happens when one quarterback dominates a stat so thoroughly? Well, what happens is that his receivers also tend to dominate it.

7 comments, Last at 24 Jun 2019, 9:22am by Dan_L

Podcasts

Off The Charts Podcast: June 13
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Off The Charts Podcast: June 13

Aaron Schatz is back on this week's podcast, as is Inside the League's Neil Stratton, for a discussion of the the increased power of head coaches within NFL organizations. How will new GM hires impact the Texans and Jets... and the teams like Philadelphia losing important personnel to better jobs with those organizations. (Click for audio link.)

Stat Analysis

2018 Passing Plus-Minus
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2018 Passing Plus-Minus

Drew Brees continues to dominate passing plus-minus.

19 comments, Last at 21 Jun 2019, 6:34am by nat

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Adjusted Interceptions 2018
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Adjusted Interceptions 2018

Our look at last season's interception luck tells us that Patrick Mahomes and Derek Carr are likely to throw more picks this season, while Baker Mayfield and Tom Brady (yes, Tom Brady) should throw fewer.

12 comments, Last at 17 Jun 2019, 5:49pm by LionInAZ

Ramblings

NFL Runway with Vinny and Dave: AFC North
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NFL Runway with Vinny and Dave: AFC North

Between the Steelers, Ravens, Bengals, and Browns, the AFC North teams feature a lot of black and a lot of orange. Who makes it work? Who's getting a new look, and who needs to go back to the drawing board?

10 comments, Last at 15 Jun 2019, 3:02am by Theo

Podcasts

Off The Charts Podcast: June 6
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Off The Charts Podcast: June 6

This week's Off The Charts podcast has guest Neil Stratton of Inside The League. Matt Manocherian and Neil discuss different NFL scouting department models and how people can learn more about the business of football.

Four Downs

Four Downs: AFC West
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Four Downs: AFC West

While the Broncos need linebackers, the Chargers need help on the offensive line, and the Chiefs need help in the secondary, it's fair to ask whether the Raiders should have done more to bring in competition for Derek Carr at quarterback.

13 comments, Last at 18 Jun 2019, 11:21am by Raiderjoe

Week in Quotes

The Month in Quotes: May 2019
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The Month in Quotes: May 2019

This month: Blake Bortles adjusts to Los Angeles, Chris Long lights one up, everyone takes shots at the people running New York football teams, Jeff Lurie gets analytical, Ben defends Eli, and coaches get infantile.

6 comments, Last at 03 Jun 2019, 8:46am by Harris