Writers of Pro Football Prospectus 2008

19 Jan 2005

Football Commentary: Wild Card and Divisional Round Strategy Review

Our buddy William Krasker is back with more of his analysis of strategy decisions by coaches in the first two rounds of the playoffs. There's an interesting note here from Bill Belichick on the whole concept of "winning the time of possession battle." William also looks at Indianapolis punting in the third quarter from the New England 49-yard line and their odd clock management to end the first half. Plus, how much did that weird kneeling play affect New York's chances of beating Pittsburgh?

Posted by: Aaron Schatz on 19 Jan 2005