Risky Business

EdjSports examines critical decisions and their impact on GWC (Game-Winning Chance).

The Shifting Wind

Coaches appeared to be going for it on fourth-and-short routinely, often in their own territory, and yet commentators’ heads weren’t exploding. Has the thinking really shifted, and is it here to stay?

NFL Week 16 December 27, 1:43 pm ET
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NFL Week 16 December 27, 1:43 pm ET
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Late-Game Leverage

Fourth-down strategies in the late stages of a football game can become justifiably more aggressive. However, these decisions still require careful calculation and are often quite complex, especially when the game is close.

NFL Week 14 December 14, 12:54 am ET
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NFL Week 14 December 14, 12:54 am ET
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