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Measuring Success: 2012 Rankings of NFL Teams’ Rookie Class

Apr 25, 2013 1 Comment by

Once again the NFL Draft is upon us and I thought it befitting to finally present you with the conclusion of our statistical analysis on the 2012 Rookie Class.  As you might recall the “Measure Success” series is an attempt to identify which NFL franchises have had the most impactful rookie class when rookies’ statistics […]

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Measuring Success: 3rd Quarter Rankings of NFL Teams’ Rookie Class

Dec 16, 2012 4 Comments by

*I had hoped to post the 3rd quarter rankings at least a week ago. However, transitioning back to life in DC and a new home has recently left me short on time. The following is the 2012 third quarter installment of our working statistical analysis that attempts to identify which NFL franchises have had the […]

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Measuring Success: 2nd Quarter Rankings of NFL Teams’ Rookie Class

Nov 06, 2012 1 Comment by

The following is the 2012 second quarter installment of our working statistical analysis that attempts to identify which NFL franchises have had the most impactful rookie class when rookies’ statistics are weighted against the value of obtaining them via the draft and free agency. A refresher on how the study works: Using player statistics provided […]

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Measuring Success: 1st Quarter Rankings of NFL Teams’ Rookie Class

Oct 06, 2012 5 Comments by

The NFL Draft is a year around business, with teams scouting for the next great impact/role player and as well as “experts” prognosticating, projecting, and pronouncing which player that will be.  Yet for all the talk and who a teams actually picks, I’ve never seen or read any statistical analysis of the impact rookies are […]

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The Nick Foles Story: A Fairy Tale or Future Nightmare?

Nov 26, 2013 Comments Off on The Nick Foles Story: A Fairy Tale or Future Nightmare? by

In a league defined by hits and collisions, one play can alter the course of an NFL team’s season.  Extended injuries to any starting quarterback usually means a team’s playoff aspirations are placed on life support with second or third string quarterbacks left to find ways not to lose games.  The Packers and Browns are […]

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Our Favorite Sports Articles of 2012

Dec 21, 2012 2 Comments by

2012 has been another long yet memorable sports year and the sports-glutton.com team of contributors has covered a wide breadth of the sporting landscape.  We’d like to think that we entertained you with some informative, thought provoking, and at times ridiculous articles.  And going forward we fully intend to improve any pieces or series that […]

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Friday Football Fix

Oct 12, 2012 4 Comments by

NFL Week 6 Featured Game Storylines: The second battle for Ohio and the first rematch of the 2012 NFL season has Cincinnati traveling north to Cleveland in an attempt to extend the Browns current losing streak to 12 games.  Can Cleveland get off the schneid lack the Saints did last week or will the Marvin […]

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