The Deep Pass: The Best Play in Football?

The NFL analytics community has known for a while that deep passing is more efficient than…

Kyler Murray vs Lamar Jackson: Future Superstars?

The NFL has seen a new breed of quarterback enter the league this decade. Patrick Mahomes,…

Top 10 NFL Games of 2018: #6 Houston @ Indianapolis Week 4

The Houston Texans and Indianapolis Colts struggled for the same reason in 2017: An injured franchise…

Ball Velocity Is Bunk

[dt_divider style=”thick” /]Since 2008, former NFL scout Dan Shonka of ourlads.com has been capturing “ball velocity”…

Key Fantasy Players to Watch in Each Week Two Match-up

[dt_divider style=”thick” /]Week 1 has come and passed, now we move on to Week 2. Or…

The Houston Texans and Eye Candy

  Eye candy. Window dressing. Whichever expression you prefer they stand for one thing in football:…

Persuading Myself: Using Ethos, Pathos, and Logos in Fantasy Football

[dt_divider style=”thick” /]I’m sure there are academics out there who would say I’m besmirching Aristotle’s good…

2018 Comeback Player of the Year Candidates

[dt_divider style=”thick” /]The 2017 season saw notable players from both sides of the ball miss big…

How to Attack Cover 3 Coverage

[dt_divider style=”thick” /]The Cover 3 defense has been a staple of some of the best defenses…

Which Process to Trust?

[dt_divider style=”thick” /]Trust the process. Sports franchises have been captivated by these three simple words that…

Does a High Salary Veteran QB Hurt Your Super Bowl Chances?

[dt_divider style=”thick” /]Everything closes fast in the NFL. Pockets collapse, running lanes shrink and the window…

Dalvin Cook: Call it a Comeback?

[dt_divider style=”thick” /]When we think of injuries in today’s NFL, the one that will probably spring…

We’re Thinking About QB Ceilings All Wrong

[dt_divider style=”thick” /]It’s often said that NFL Draft prospects with raw physical tools have higher ceilings…

The Minkah Effect

[dt_divider style=”thick” /]Like most things in American culture, the best come in threes; who is Jack…

Check With Me: Self-Evaluation and the 2016 QB Class

[dt_divider style=”thick” /]Life is filled with lessons and learning experiences. That is a concept that my…

Quarterback Draft Success Rates

[dt_divider style=”thick” /]Finding the quarterback to lead your franchise isn’t an easy task for any NFL…