Writers of Pro Football Prospectus 2008

29 Nov 2011

ESPN: Oklahoma State's Defensive Edge

Conventional stats don't think much of the Oklahoma State Cowboys' defense, and our ratings couldn't disagree more. When we discard garbage time, adjust for pace and efficiency, and consider strength of opposition, the Cowboys defense actually has a pretty good resume. And if they beat Oklahoma this weekend, it will probably be due more to their play on that side of the ball than the explosive performance of Brandon Weeden and Justin Blackmon.

Posted by: Brian Fremeau on 29 Nov 2011