Stat Analysis

Advanced analytics on player and team performance

Russell Wilson and Wasted Quarterbacks

Despite having one of the best quarterbacks in the NFL in Russell Wilson, the Seattle Seahawks have not been to their conference championship game in half a decade. We look back at 35 years of DYAR history in search of Drew Brees and other quarterbacks who played so well with so few victories in the postseason.

July 28, 10:10 am ET
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July 28, 10:10 am ET
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Jameis Winston and the Three True Outcomes

Well, not quite Three True Outcomes, but the closest thing we've got in football. Guest columnist Matt Weston explains why the touchdown, the interception, and the sack are the Three True Outcomes of football, and puts Jameis Winston's historic season into perspective.

July 27, 10:51 am ET
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July 27, 10:51 am ET
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2019 Defeats

Last year was not the first time that a man named Watt made the most defensive plays in the NFL, but it was the first time that it was younger brother T.J. instead of elder brother J.J. And T.J. was joined by many of his Pittsburgh Steelers teammates in the leaderboards.

July 23, 2:08 pm ET
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July 23, 2:08 pm ET
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2019 Rate of Adjusted Pressure

Guest columnist Ajit Kirpekar looks at the Saints' pressure rate with Drew Brees and Teddy Bridgewater, the effects of the Laremy Tunsil trade on Miami and Houston, and the opponent adjustments for the New England defense that might not be as strong as you'd expect.

July 21, 11:10 am ET
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July 21, 11:10 am ET
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