• Risky Business: Week 1

    12 days ago - By Football Outsiders

    Risky Business: Week 1
    Aaron Schatz 14 Sep 2020, 12:53pm
    A weekly column from our partners at EdjSports about important coaching decisions points out that making the right choice according to analytics doesn't always work out in the end. Just ask the Rams and Cowboys about last night's game.
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    Intuition.
    by DIVISION Sep 14, 2020 - 1:01pm
    Analytics is only a tool. Those of us who work in the Mental Health field know this. Empirical evidence in and of itself doesn't do anything but inform you of how to practice, whether you're a Psychologist or Bettor.
    McCarthy is too conservative generally...
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  • Injury Aftermath: Week 1

    Injury Aftermath: Week 1

    12 days ago - By Football Outsiders

    Injury Aftermath: Week 1
    Andrew Potter 14 Sep 2020, 03:04pm
    Before we get to the Week 1 injuries, it's probably worth updating ourselves on the changes to injured reserve that are in force for the 2020 NFL season:
    Players may be placed on injured reserve following any injury, regardless of whether it occurred during football activity.
    Players placed on injured reserve may return to practice after three game weeks instead of the usual six game weeks, and they may return to the active roster immediately instead of having to miss eight game weeks.
    After a player is designated to return from...
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