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Week Two Predictions

Week one was solid in terms of predictions as I went above .500 picking straight up and against the spread. A week in now, it feels like we have a grasp of teams, but it’s important not to overreact too … Continue reading

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Week One Predictions

After a long wait, week one is finally here. Thanks to a full slate of games and intrigue/hope surrounding teams, this can be one of the better weeks of the year for fans. Of course, that same intrigue and uncertainty … Continue reading

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2018 Breakout Players: Linebackers

Linebacker breakouts are ones that can vary drastically depending on the scheme. The breakouts of Telvin Smith and Deion Jones in recent years were more of the “traditional” variety being outside linebackers in a 4-3 defense. Meanwhile in a 3-4 … Continue reading

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Breakout Player Recap: Defensive Back

As the NFL continues being more pass oriented, defensive back breakouts will only become more common. While some may just judge a breakout off interceptions, recent advancements in stats/data indicate players can make the leap in other ways. This group … Continue reading

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Breakout Player Recap: Defensive Linemen

Defensive linemen breakouts is unique as it can be done in various ways. While rushing the passer is the main skill we’re accustomed to, some players can become premier run stoppers as well. This group ended up being an interesting … Continue reading

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Breakout Player Recap: Wide Receiver

For a while, receiver was one position where I took pride in finding breakout players. The past two years (including 2017), that hasn’t been the case. On the surface, they should be easy to find. But as you’ll notice with … Continue reading

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Divisional Round Predictions

The Wildcard weekend ended up being a very interesting one with two of the lower seeds advancing, and all four of the underdogs covering with the spread. This divisional round features two matchups that occurred in the regular season which … Continue reading

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