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15 Jan 2018, 02:49pm by Aaron Schatz

Week 19 DVOA Ratings

Weighted DVOA ratings after the divisional round show that No. 1 New England and No. 2 Minnesota have been trending up while Philadelphia and Jacksonville have been trending down.

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34 comments, Last at 18 Jan 2018, 11:14am by Alec B

08 Jan 2018, 02:05pm by Aaron Schatz

Week 18 DVOA Ratings

Our first playoff DVOA ratings don't show much difference from the final regular-season ratings, with the Patriots and Saints leading in weighted DVOA and a surprisingly large gap between Philadelphia and Atlanta.

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43 comments, Last at 13 Jan 2018, 8:52pm by hardynickerson56

01 Jan 2018, 07:37pm by Aaron Schatz

Final 2017 DVOA Ratings

The Rams tumble after sitting all their starters, making room for the New Orleans Saints to finish the year at No. 1 for the first time ever. Plus, a closer look at the weird 2016-2017 dynamic where special teams were far more consistent and offenses far less consistent.

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101 comments, Last at 07 Jan 2018, 11:44am by andrew

26 Dec 2017, 06:30pm by Aaron Schatz

Week 16 DVOA Ratings

The Rams fall slightly but stay No. 1 this week. Pittsburgh and New England rise with their best games of the year. Baltimore and Philadelphia fall, as does Jacksonville, and we look at what it means for the Jaguars to be the most inconsistent team in the NFL in 2017.

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34 comments, Last at 29 Dec 2017, 10:54am by BJR

19 Dec 2017, 07:25pm by Aaron Schatz

Week 15 DVOA Ratings

On one end, the No. 1 Rams are enjoying the greatest turnaround season in DVOA history. On the other end, last-place teams that really aren't that bad historically, including the No. 32 Browns and the "best worst defense ever" in Oakland.

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87 comments, Last at 26 Dec 2017, 4:54pm by DezBailey

12 Dec 2017, 07:16pm by Aaron Schatz

Week 14 DVOA Ratings

The Rams lose the DVOA Bowl but keep the top spot, achieving something historically rare: ranking in the top five for all three phases of the game. Meanwhile, four great defenses take a tumble when Seattle, Jacksonville, Pittsburgh, and Baltimore all score way more points than expected.

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90 comments, Last at 15 Dec 2017, 7:29pm by CHIP72

05 Dec 2017, 11:58pm by Aaron Schatz

Week 13 DVOA Ratings

After vanquishing the New Orleans Saints, the Los Angeles Rams must now face the Philadelphia Eagles in the third annual DVOA Bowl. Come revisit the history of No. 1 vs. No. 2 DVOA matchups and learn why this matchup is more like No. 1 vs. No. 1. Plus: deep drive on the Minnesota Vikings.

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92 comments, Last at 10 Dec 2017, 9:06pm by vrao81

28 Nov 2017, 07:26pm by Aaron Schatz

Week 12 DVOA Ratings

The Rams rise again, with Los Angeles and Philadelphia now 1-2 in DVOA and 2-1 in Weighted DVOA. Plus: the big Arizona upset doesn't change the fact that the Jaguars are challenging an all-time DVOA high while the Cardinals challenge an all-time DVOA low... and Miami challenges TWO all-time DVOA lows!

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100 comments, Last at 02 Dec 2017, 11:13am by sandbun

21 Nov 2017, 08:29pm by Aaron Schatz

Week 11 DVOA Ratings

DVOA has finally climbed on board the Wentz Wagon! The Eagles move into the No. 1 spot, but they aren't the only strong, well-balanced team in the NFL this year. New Orleans, Pittsburgh, and the Los Angeles Rams make this one of the best seasons ever for multiple teams over 30% in DVOA, and Minnesota isn't far behind.

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79 comments, Last at 07 Dec 2017, 10:55am by MC2

14 Nov 2017, 08:11pm by Aaron Schatz

Week 10 DVOA Ratings

The Rams strengthen their hold on the No. 1 spot by moving to the top on defense as well as special teams. The Saints move up to No. 2 to build a 1-2-3 NFC sweep of the top spots. Plus: A look at teams with a recent trend of improving after slow starts or falling apart after fast starts.

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136 comments, Last at 21 Nov 2017, 7:43pm by DezBailey