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FMIA: Philly's Hunger for Another Super Bowl Run

Peter King has some tidbits from Football Outsiders Almanac 2018 in today's Football Morning in America column.

1 comment, Last at 01 Aug 2018, 6:21pm by Mountain Time ---- formerly Ninjalectual

Monday Morning Digest: Breakout Stars Ready to Dominate

Digest is back, baby.

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Jason Verrett Out for Season. Again.

Jason Verrett has reportedly torn his Achilles during a conditioning test in Chargers training camp.

2 comments, Last at 01 Aug 2018, 4:12pm by theslothook

Best/Worst Red Zone Pass Offenses Since 1986

The 2017 Philadelphia Eagles had one of the best red zone passing offenses we have ever measured, while the 2017 Browns had one of the worst. (Click to read more.)

5 comments, Last at 27 Jul 2018, 4:41pm by Mountain Time ---- formerly Ninjalectual

Rams, Gurley Agree to Record Deal

If reports are correct, Todd Gurley has completely reset the market for running backs. Gurley and the Rams have apparently agreed on a four-year extension which will be tacked on to the two years he has remaining on his rookie deal. The deal will be worth $60 million including $45 million in guarantees. This will give him the highest annual contact value of any running back except for Le'Veon Bell on the franchise tag. By a LOT.

23 comments, Last at 29 Jul 2018, 3:04pm by LionInAZ

First-Round QBs: Finding the Fit

Over at TwoQBs.com, our film guy Derrik Klassen is writing a series looking at this year's five first-round quarterbacks and how they fit the schemes of their new teams. You'll find a number of film clips comparing these quarterbacks' college schemes to the schemes of their new offensive coordinators in the pros. We'll post more of the links here as they are posted on TwoQBs.com.

Tony Sparano Passes Away

Minnesota Vikings offensive line coach Tony Sparano passed away, the team announced Sunday.

5 comments, Last at 24 Jul 2018, 2:58pm by Richie

SITE NEWS: Football Outsiders Almanac 2018 Now Available!

We're happy to announce that the PDF version of Football Outsiders Almanac 2018 is now available for download! (Click to read more.)

Richard Sherman's Cornerback Summit

Since Peter King left for NBC, MMQB has been passing around the weekly Monday morning column, and Robert Klemko takes it this week. He's got a lot of interesting discussion with a group of cornerbacks who Richard Sherman gathered at Stanford this offseason to work out together and share notes on opposing receivers. Klemko speaks to Sherman, Aqib Talib, and Malcolm Butler about their moves to new teams and how they might fit into those schemes. Also lots of good info in here from our partners at Sports Info Solutions. You'll find more of the SIS charting data on these players (plus A.J.

27 comments, Last at 23 Jul 2018, 10:38am by Hoodie_Sleeves

SITE NEWS: 2018 KUBIAK Projections Now Available!

News on the 2018 KUBIAK fantasy football projections and other 2018 FO products! (Click to read more.)