Fine-Tuning Wins Above Replacement To Better Capture an NFL Player’s $/Year Value

  Whereas baseball is filled with advanced statistics, other sports, particularly football, have lagged behind. For analysis, the common fan too often turns to unstable, flawed statistics such as yards gained/allowed, turnovers, and touchdowns, and, as a result, NFL players tend to be more polarizing than MLB players- analysts are using different variables to compare players. Luckily for us, Pro Football Focus’ grades and new Wins Above … Continue reading Fine-Tuning Wins Above Replacement To Better Capture an NFL Player’s $/Year Value

Ranking The Top 105 Offensive Tackles From a Mathematical Perspective

We’ve ranked the top quarterbacks in the NFL, as well as his skill position players, but now, it’s time to focus on the players that protect those franchise players. It’s not as valuable as having a #1 receiver, but being at least average on the offensive line is critical- as we’ve seen with teams like the Browns, poor tackle play can really destroy a team’s … Continue reading Ranking The Top 105 Offensive Tackles From a Mathematical Perspective

NFL Free Agency Recap/Analysis: AFC

We are two weeks removed from the beginning of the legal tampering period, and for the most part, NFL free agency has been settled. Sure, there are still some impact veterans on the open market, but most teams have already spent a large amount of their cap space, and there is no way to know when Jadeveon Clowney, Prince Amukamara, Logan Ryan, Everson Griffen, and … Continue reading NFL Free Agency Recap/Analysis: AFC

NFL Free Agency Tracker: Analyzing All Major Moves Prior To Legal Tampering Period

Despite the impact of COVID-19 on the sports world, it appears that the NFL free agency will proceed on time, which means the legal tampering period will start on Monday, March 16th. In this tracker, we’ll be analyzing every trade or signing that teams make prior to the legal tampering period, before doing the same with a new tracker  on Monday Broncos Acquire CB AJ … Continue reading NFL Free Agency Tracker: Analyzing All Major Moves Prior To Legal Tampering Period

Top Ten Offensive Lines

It may not be flashy or sexy, but more than anything, the outcome of a football game often comes down to five 300 pound men on the offensive trenches. If an offensive line cannot protect their quarterback or open up running lanes, it’s nearly impossible for an offense to function properly. Therefore, having a strong offensive line may be, outside of having a reliable quarterback, … Continue reading Top Ten Offensive Lines