BRYAN KNOWLES grew up watching Joe Montana and Steve Young ply their trade at quarterback, so he has somewhat overly-inflated expectations of how quarterbacks should perform. This has certainly done him no favors over the past decade or so of watching the San Francisco 49ers. A graduate of UC Davis and San Jose State University, he has opted to eschew all the useful advice those august institutions have supplied him with and become a sportswriter instead. He’s been published at Bleacher Report and Fansided, and currently lives in Chicago with a wife who for some reason puts up with him.
Bryan, Andrew and the rest of the Football Outsiders crew get together for the annual Staff Fantasy Draft! The Ravens and Chiefs are spread thin, while the Texans and Eagles are mostly left on the shelf. Can you beat them in the Best of the Rest challenge?
Ron Rivera's surprise firing really kicks the coaching carousel into high gear. Bryan and Andrew argue about which coaches will join Rivera on the street, and which clubs are most enticing for head coaching candidates.
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Who, day and night, must Scramble for a living? Why, it's Bryan and Andrew of course! With a full slate of Thanksgiving games on their plate, Scramble talks about which NFL traditions they like, and which they'd like to see change over the next 100 years.
This week's ESPN Upset Watch looks at the surprising Oakland Raiders, and why they could be in danger on the road against a Jets team that's been kind of hot over the last couple weeks. Cover Watch has the Giants in Chicago.
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