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Watt Happens: A Look At Tipped Passes
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Watt Happens: A Look At Tipped Passes

Putting J.J. Watt's pass deflections at the line into further context.

31 comments, Last at 26 Jul 2013, 4:33pm by Vincent Verhei
Matching Up to 12
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Matching Up to 12

Looking at how defenses tried to match up to 12 personnel. Why are the Falcons and Packers massive outliers in this regard?

8 comments, Last at 25 Jul 2013, 12:38pm by LionInAZ
2012 Run Defense by Number of Backs
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2012 Run Defense by Number of Backs

The Titans and Saints were among the league's worst defending runs out of single-back formations, while Baltimore struggled with multiple-back formations.

5 comments, Last at 29 Dec 2015, 2:06pm by galaxyapple
2012 Rushing Success by Number of Backs
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2012 Rushing Success by Number of Backs

Peyton Manning brought the one-back game to Denver, but did their run DVOA actually improve? Plus: surprising results on how San Francisco fared with Kaepernick under center in their run game.

11 comments, Last at 29 Dec 2015, 2:06pm by galaxyapple
Transaction Analysis: Quarterbacks
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Transaction Analysis: Quarterbacks

Joe Flacco was the only quarterback to get a big deal this offseason, but that doesn't mean we can't look at the White Elephant Backup Exchange!

43 comments, Last at 29 Dec 2015, 1:41pm by galaxyapple
Deep Pass Troubles
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Deep Pass Troubles

What do stats on deep passes tell us about quarterbacks such as Christian Ponder and Josh Freeman?

46 comments, Last at 12 Jul 2013, 6:45pm by LionInAZ
2012 Play-Action, Defense
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2012 Play-Action, Defense

The Saints and Ravens are among the teams that struggled the most against play-action passes in 2012.

20 comments, Last at 29 Dec 2015, 1:40pm by galaxyapple
2012 Play-Action, Offense
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2012 Play-Action, Offense

Which offenses were the best and worst with play-action passes in 2012? Robert Griffin's effect was obvious in Washington.

22 comments, Last at 23 Jul 2013, 9:28pm by HailToST21
Matching Up to 11
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Matching Up to 11

11 personnel has become the most common formation of the day. What can we learn from its growth? How do specific teams match up to it?

26 comments, Last at 19 Jun 2013, 8:32am by Dean
Worst Cornerback Charting Stats 2012
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Worst Cornerback Charting Stats 2012

DeAngelo Hall? Of course he's there. But which highly thought of corners also joined him in putting up ugly charting statistics this season?

45 comments, Last at 29 Dec 2015, 1:47pm by galaxyapple