Does Play-Action Passing work better vs. Zone Defense?

Jon Gruden was quoted earlier this season stating that “Play-Action passing doesn’t work vs. man coverage”. This was shortly before all the racial/homophobic statements that came out of his mouth were unearthed, but after some of the “quotable Gruden-isms” we refer to often, like “Spider 2 Y Banana”. And besides him saying it earlier in … Continue reading Does Play-Action Passing work better vs. Zone Defense?

NFL Football Best Bets: Week 9 (2021)

NFL Football Best Bets: Week 9 (2021) Ryan’s Season Totals Best Bets: 15-8, Up 858%We have a healthy mix of bet types this week, from Team point totals to NFL Win Futures to consider.  Best Bet #1: Chicago Bears UNDER 16.5 points (-110)This is one of those games where there are just too many tactical … Continue reading NFL Football Best Bets: Week 9 (2021)

Week 9 – Tennessee Titans at Los Angeles Rams

The surprisingly 20th ranked (by DVOA) Titans head to Los Angeles to take on the 4th rated Rams this Sunday night. The Titans (6-2) are coming off a roller coaster OT victory, where the team survived not one, but two of the top 5 worst coaching decisions of the week according to EDJ Sports. And … Continue reading Week 9 – Tennessee Titans at Los Angeles Rams

Week 9 – Chicago Bears at Pittsburgh Steelers

The 26th ranked (by DVOA) Bears head to Pittsburgh to take on the 15th rated Steelers this Monday night. The Steelers (4-3) out-lasted the Browns last week, whereas the Bears (3-5) lost a “U-Shaped” game vs the 49ers. The divisional win by the Steelers resulted in the second highest increase in playoff likelihood (now at … Continue reading Week 9 – Chicago Bears at Pittsburgh Steelers

NFL Football Best Bets: Week 8 (2021)

Ryan’s Season Totals Best Bets: 14-6, Up 958%After starting the season off hot, we have had two consecutive poor showings. We feel confident in our models and interpretations this week, and lean on our overall success in hopes of bringing you profits this weekend. With that, let’s get into it. Best Bet #1: Carolina Panthers … Continue reading NFL Football Best Bets: Week 8 (2021)