Minnesota Vikings 2014 Record: 7-9, missed playoffs, 3-2 in last five Vikings impact rookies | Vikings impact sleepers | More team previews Four downs 1st: 22nd in DVOA* overall offense (29th pass, 4th rush) | 23rd in DVOA* overall defense (26th pass, 13th run) 2nd: Twenty-sixth in the NFL against WR1s (23rd, 8.4 pass attempts per game, 67.8 receiving […]
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Miami Dolphins 2014 Record: 8-8, missed playoffs, 2-3 in last five Dolphins impact rookies | Dolphins impact sleepers | More team previews Four downs 1st: Eighth in DVOA* overall offense (11th pass, 2nd rush) | 17th in DVOA* overall defense (16th pass, 18th run) 2nd: Ineffective at stopping No. 1 wide receivers (9.4 pass attempts […]
I am running super late this week on all fronts. Holiday gatherings and some technical issues at work left me with little time. Sorry for the delay. I’ll stop rambling.
In Week 17 we have a lot of potential game scripts. Let’s talk about some of them. Just to be clear, I know you might have two-week championship weeks so your season-long team may still be going. But I’m going to focus mostly on daily fantasy football this week, the final week of the NFL […]
We should have high confidence in these matchups. We’re only talking about matchups that meet good/bad matchup criteria for the whole season, the last five weeks and the last three weeks. If a matchup doesn’t fit in all three categories, then it has to have a significant number in the last-five-weeks and last-three-weeks.
Desperation can breed opportunity — especially among fantasy football owners who are barely treading water in the race to make the fantasy playoffs. Consider all the factors. While every league has one or two teams that are sitting pretty atop the standings and a team or two that likely has mailed it in, there are […]
A different method was used to put together this week’s matchups. The lists start with Football Outsiders’ excellent Defense-Adjusted Value Over Average. After comparing DVOA, yards per game and receptions per game and all of the multiple variants that can be made with those three statistics, it became clear DVOA was a statistic that should […]