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Evaluating Pretenders and Contenders Towards The Final Playoff Push

Reading Time: 2 minutes As we begin to prepare for the final playoff push in the 2020 NFL season, many questions still await to be answered. Let’s take a look at two teams I trust, and two I don’t trust: TRUST: New Orleans Saints Currently, on a six-game winning streak, the Saints sit at the top of the NFC. Despite some regression from Drew Brees, and an out of form Micheal Thomas, the Saints have still managed to find ways to win. With a lot of other NFC teams having some glaring holes, this Saints team may be the...

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NFL Half-Season MVP Power Rankings

Reading Time: 4 minutesEight weeks have come and gone in the 2020 NFL season and we are just about halfway to the playoffs. We’ve seen our fair share of surprises in the undefeated Steelers and 2-5 Patriots, but also things we expected in the 0-8 Jets. But in terms for the chase for Most Valuable Player — it’s mostly guys we expected to see. The crowded and talent-filled race has certainly changed from what we saw early on in the forefront of the season. Halfway through the season, here are the current MVP power rankings: Honorable Mentions: Alvin Kamara, Dalvin...

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Why Mike Zimmer Made the Right Decision Against the Seahawks

Reading Time: 2 minutes Analytics if not already dominating the sport of football is soon to completely take over the sport. After Mike Zimmer‘s failed 4th-and-1 attempt from Seattle’s 6-yard-line instead of kicking the field goal to go up 8, many folks criticized his decision, citing an example like this for why analytics should be used less. While it is good to use context as well as analytics everyone saying that they should take the points here is simply wrong even with the context of the game factored in. First let’s look at from the perspective of if the Vikings do...

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NFL Quarter-Season MVP Ladder

Reading Time: 4 minutesFour weeks of NFL football have passed so far in the 2020 season and from what has transpired, football fans have a lot of different players well deserving of this year’s MVP. We’ve seen outstanding play from all skill positions despite many injuries. We’ve seen new faces we didn’t expect to be this good and old stalwarts doing what they do. So, through 4 weeks, here are the top 5 candidates for the 2020 NFL MVP. Honorable Mentions: Dalvin Cook, Kyler Murray, Alvin Kamara 5. Dak Prescott If Prescott keeps up his unreal start throwing the...

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Analyzing John Schneider’s Time as Seattle’s General Manager: A Mastermind

Reading Time: 2 minutesThe Seattle Seahawks have been known for hauling in some of the best draft classes in recent memory. This, obviously, has to do mainly with John Schneider, the General Manager of the Seattle Seahawks. Schneider first took over back in 2010, when the Seahawks desperately needed a philosophy change in order to win it all. The hiring of Pete Carroll and John Schneider certainly brought that a new edge to the franchise Schneider immediately selected some talented players, such as Earl Thomas, Russell Okung, Kam Chancellor, Richard Sherman, KJ Wright, Doug Baldwin, Bobby Wagner and Russell...

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