DVOA Analysis

Football Outsiders' revolutionary metrics that break down every single play of the NFL season

Are the Titans Overrated?

The top five teams in our DVOA ratings remain the same, led by Buffalo and Arizona. So let's look at some other teams. Why aren't the 5-2 Titans and Raiders higher in our ratings? And what is Seattle doing in the top 10 at 2-5?

NFL Week 7 • October 26, 4:05 pm ET
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NFL Week 7 • October 26, 4:05 pm ET
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Bills Come Back to Earth

Buffalo is still on top of the DVOA ratings, but the Bills are much closer to the rest of the league after Monday night's loss to Tennessee. The NFC dominates after that with the Cardinals, Rams, Bucs, and Cowboys rounding out the top five. Plus, a look at run funnels vs. pass funnels and Detroit vs. the history of 0-6 teams.

NFL Week 6 • October 19, 3:30 pm ET
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NFL Week 6 • October 19, 3:30 pm ET
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Buccaneers: Stronger Than the Average Defending Champion

Tampa Bay comes out better than average when we compare them to the average defending champion in DVOA. Kansas City comes out below average for a defending Super Bowl loser, but by less than you might expect. Plus, a mini Thursday night Bucs-Eagles preview!

October 14, 10:55 am ET
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October 14, 10:55 am ET
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