Scott Spratt Football Outsiders Senior Analyst

Scott Spratt

Senior Analyst
Fantasy Expert
Charlotte, NC

SCOTT SPRATT got into analytics through his baseball work for Sports Info Solutions and writing for ESPN and FanGraphs, but he loves football analytics because of the intricacies of the sport. He is a Sloan Analytics Research Paper Competition and Fantasy Sports Writers Association award winner and was a 2018 finalist for FSWA Football Writer of the Year for his writing for Pro Football Focus. He is an elusive native Charlottean and has the Jimmy Clausen-given scars to prove it.

Scott Spratt's Archive

2020 Adjusted Games Lost: Part I

Thanks to COVID, the NFL saw a record number of games lost due to injury ... but if you set COVID aside, all other injuries were at an eight-year low. And in the end, the league's healthiest team won the Super Bowl. Scott Spratt shows how injuries and illness affected the Patriots, the Buccaneers, and the league's 30 other teams.

March 22, 10:23 am ET
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March 22, 10:23 am ET
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Four Downs: NFC East

As you might imagine, the rosters in the league's worst division have holes all over the place. High on the long list of weaknesses are the Giants' pass rush and the Cowboys' and Eagles' offensive lines. And if you can throw or catch a football, you should send your resume to Ashburn, Virginia.

February 26, 11:20 am ET
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February 26, 11:20 am ET
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NFC Divisional Round Preview 2021

In one game, two all-time legends will face off for the third time this year, each trying to win one more Super Bowl before the end of their careers. In the other game, a classic matchup of the year's best offense with the current best defense, with the likely MVP facing the probable Defensive Player of the Year.

January 15, 9:52 am ET
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January 15, 9:52 am ET
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