Stop Saying the Super Bowl was Bad Football

When we look back on the 2018 season, I believe it will be characterized as one of the most entertaining years in league history. We had high-scoring shootout affairs, some of the league’s best parity in its history, some controversy and even *gasp*  the Cleveland Browns got in on the fun. While the officiating left…

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Creating a New Metric for Quarterbacks

Admittedly, I am a data junkie and I am always looking for a new way to evaluate a player in any sport. This year, I am debuting a quarterback metric I have created. This metric, the quarterback efficiency rating (QER), focuses on several factors that equate to a player’s success: the percentage of his attempts…

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Will New England be Forced to Trade Tom Brady?

It’s not often that we see a quarterback controversy surrounding the defending Super Bowl champions and it is even less common for it to happen to a team with a surefire Hall of Famer, but it looks like that’s exactly what is starting to happen in New England. Ever since Mo Lewis nearly killed Drew…

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Belichick, Not Brady, Truly Responsible for Patriots Reign

“Hands down, I feel like [New England Patriots Head Coach Bill Belichick] is the best head coach to ever coach this game,” said Patriots running back LeGarrette Blount after last night’s surprising but not so surprising 27-0 thrashing of the Houston Texans. Blount had a fine night at the office, taking 24 carries for 105…

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