As crazy as football can be from week to week, five weeks of data is enough to give me confidence in average projections. Now, we should have enough information to notice trends and explanations supporting or denying our preconceived notions. Five weeks of data is all I’ll use going forward. There are too many changes […]
Winning a large-field survivor pool is exceedingly difficult. You essentially have to hit an 18-leg (or greater) parlay that spans over four months. You have to do all of that with a pool of options that decreases every week. We’re going to help you prepare for your survivor pool. What is a Survivor Pool? Each […]
Whenever you bet on an NFL game, it’s important to consider many different elements. Aside from the obvious (matchups, talent, etc.), this includes factors like momentum, scheduling spot, injury concerns, motivation, coaching, and weather. Most of these elements can be weighted equally. While approaches to handicapping vary widely, evaluating starting quarterbacks is among the most […]
In the video above, Matt Cassel discusses the rookies who stood out to him the most in the first week of the preseason. The former NFL quarterback touches on some of the more impressive rookie QBs, including Washington’s Sam Howell and Pittsburgh’s Kenny Pickett.
Cassel also highlights some of the players who help the quarterbacks by making plays, including Aidan Hutchinson, the former Michigan Wolverine pass rusher who now finds himself in the Motor City after getting drafted by the Lions No. 2 overall. He was also impressed with the performance of Seattle Seahawks offensive tackle Charles Cross.
Lastly, Cassel highlights Pickett’s teammate, George Pickens, the former UGA receiver who finished with three catches and a touchdown last week against Seattle. Cassel believes Pickens will be an important factor in the Steelers’ offense this season.
It was a valiant surge toward the goal line. Carson Wentz, then the quarterback of the 10-2 2017 Philadelphia Eagles, who were trading knockout blows in the throes of a war in the L.A. Coliseum, found a glimmer of daylight between two ill-intentioned defenders. Without hesitation, and with certainty of impending pain, Wentz propelled himself […]
We are more than halfway through the NFL Offseason, with the NFL Preseason beginning in only six weeks or so. Preparation at this time of year is paramount for any team’s success in the coming months and through the winter. Across the league, there has been a shuffling of players at the quarterback position on […]
Speaking on The 33rd Team Huddle this week, former NFL Head Coach Chris Palmer succinctly stated how rare franchise quarterbacks are when he said, “There are 330 million people in the United States, and we can’t find 32 who can play quarterback in the NFL.” As sobering as that may be for front offices, coaching […]
With OTAs and mandatory minicamp on the horizon, here we stack the starting QBs in the NFL into 7 different tiers from Tier 1 to Tier 7. The order within the tiers are not set, as each are all in a tier together. These are essentially the 2022 starting NFL QB “stacks.” Tier 1: Tier […]