NFL

December 9, 2017

Contextualizing the Run: Offensive Run-Game Win Value – Quarterly Update 3

OrW tracks both teams and players and evaluates one thing—the frequency with which the subject can win the play by running the ball. How do we define this? An offensive run-game win is any run play (excluding kneel-downs) that keeps […]
November 8, 2017

The Update: Passing Wednesday (Week 9)

Terms to know: ANY/A (Adjusted Net Yards per Attempt):  ((passing yards – sack yardage) + (touchdowns * 20) – (interceptions * 45))/(pass attempts + sacks) ANY/A Value: (Team ANY/A – NFL Average ANY/A)*(pass attempts + sacks) [if defensive ANY/A Value, […]
November 3, 2017

Contextualizing the Run: Offensive Run-Game Win Value – Quarterly Update 2

OrW tracks both teams and players and evaluates one thing—the frequency with which the subject can win the play by running the ball. How do we define this? An offensive run-game win is any run play (excluding kneel-downs) that keeps […]
October 28, 2017

Contextualizing the Run: Offensive Run-Game Win Value – Week 7

OrW tracks both teams and players and evaluates one thing—the frequency with which the subject can win the play by running the ball. How do we define this? An offensive run-game win is any run play (excluding kneel-downs) that keeps […]
October 20, 2017

Beaux Jaxson Mailbag: Week 6

Our good friend @BeauxJaxson is no longer on Twitter, but he is there with us in spirit. I have conned him into writing a weekly mailbag for Setting the Edge on Fridays. To get your questions in tag #BeauxMailbag on […]
October 17, 2017

The Update: Week 6

The Update is a series of adjusted statistics used to measure the efficiency of NFL teams relative to the average team. Positive numbers will always mean a good thing for a given team, offensively or defensively, while negative numbers will always mean […]
October 11, 2017

The Update: Week 5

The Update is a series of adjusted statistics used to measure the efficiency of NFL teams relative to the average team. Positive numbers will always mean a good thing for a given team, offensively or defensively, while negative numbers will always mean […]
October 6, 2017

Thursday Bright Football Week 5: Jameis Winston Is Not There Yet

Tony Romo hit the nail on the head prior to kick off. During pre-game analysis, Romo told his broadcast partner Jim Nantz that the New England Patriots defense would stand their ground versus the Tampa Bay Buccaneers offense. The Patriots […]