Unfiltered in-game observations by Football Outsiders staff
Coming off their biggest win of the year, the Arizona Cardinals have the best record in the league. How are they getting it done?
Hot topics this week: Michael Vick is still winning ugly, questionable strategy in New Orleans, and the Cardinals' fate in a post-Palmer season.
What has gotten into Ben Roethlisberger? What happened to Denver in New England? What has happened to Russell Wilson this season?
Why are Mark Ingram and the Saints so much better in prime time? And why were seemingly all quarterbacks on Sunday either very, very good or very, very bad?
Week 7 features big comebacks for Buffalo and Detroit, big routs in Denver and Indianapolis, and big fat cojones for the St. Louis Rams special teams.
The FO staff discusses the strategy of the Miami-Green Bay game, the dominance of Dallas in the trenches, and Play Tone. Plus: Do you like ties?
A weekend full of close games leaves us asking: is it possible to criticize a game-winning field goal? (Answer: Yes it is.)
Topics this week include bad quarterbacks, bad commentary, bad coverage, bad tackling, and bad coaching.
Our thoughts on the Super Bowl rematch, early MVP contenders, and tactics to avoid on third-and-long.
Topics this week include the Wilson-Rivers shootout in San Diego, the Bears' ugly comeback in San Francisco, and Jake's first-half a-Locker-lypse in Tennessee.