What Actually Wins NFL Games? Not What Conventional Wisdom Wants You To Believe!

Team-building is just a fascinating phenomenon is sports, and, honestly, it is my favorite part about studying them. There are so many different strategies that lead executives take towards building a championship-caliber roster, and since they come from different backgrounds, their values are completely different. There isn’t a sport where this isn’t more obvious than in the NFL. While more executives are “analytically-minded” and have … Continue reading What Actually Wins NFL Games? Not What Conventional Wisdom Wants You To Believe!

How NFL Teams Can Take Advantage of Positional Value When Building Their Roster

With the NFL Draft fast approaching, we’ll hear a lot about the foundational positions in football, and how finding players at those positions is paramount. That conventional wisdom is correct, but what follows isn’t. For a long time, quarterback, left tackle, and edge rusher have been considered the most important positions in football. However, that is not the case; as the style of play has … Continue reading How NFL Teams Can Take Advantage of Positional Value When Building Their Roster

2020 NFL Draft: Top Ten Tight Ends

Wide receiver is a very stacked position in this draft class, which is great for teams who need skill-position talent on the perimeter. However, what about the teams who need the middle of the field threat and safety net for their quarterback? Tight end is a very difficult position to scout, as many of the top players at the position currently weren’t first-round picks, and … Continue reading 2020 NFL Draft: Top Ten Tight Ends