By Andy Benoit, Bill Connelly, Doug Farrar, Brian Fremeau, Tom Gower
The main authoritative and cutting edge consultant to expert soccer (previously referred to as "Pro soccer Prospectus") is again for an all-new season with extra state of the art statistical research, obsessive movie learn, and trademark humor. contains finished assurance of all 32 NFL groups, research of offseason team of workers alterations, over 500 KUBIAK fable soccer projections, and breakdowns of each workforce from the six BCS meetings plus the pinnacle self sustaining and mid-major university soccer groups. With a variety of statistical measures that move a ways past common NFL stats, soccer Outsiders Almanac 2013 provides NFL enthusiasts the type of sabermetric-like statistical research that revolutionized the fan's realizing of baseball. it is also written with a realizing dry wit that will get less than the surface of America's hottest spectator activity.
- Groundbreaking staff and participant DVOA rankings that right for state of affairs and opponent to bare which offenses and defenses are actually greater, and which gamers rather aid win games.
- Exclusive info from the soccer Outsiders video game Charting undertaking, unavailable in regular NFL stats, tells you which ones operating backs face the main males within the field; which quarterbacks profit the main from yards after trap; which groups typically blitz or run particular offensive formations; and which shielding backs cease the opposite team's passing video game, measured by means of cross assurance on each play instead of simply tackles.
- Detailed details on every one team's functionality in 2012 via offensive and shielding group of workers package.
- NEW FOR 2013: designated person stats for offensive linemen.
- Extensive assurance of all 32 groups with week-by-week stats from the 2012 season, five-year functionality developments, and research of low season team of workers changes.
- Exclusive 2013 predictions that supply the chances on each one group as a brilliant Bowl contender ... or a contender for the pinnacle decide within the 2014 draft.
- 2013 fable soccer projections for greater than 500 ability place gamers in response to the KUBIAK forecasting system.
- Breakdowns on greater than seventy five diversified university soccer groups and whole win-loss projections for all a hundred twenty five department I-A (FBS) teams.
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- "Football Outsiders has now outfitted a procedure that has a few critical traction in the back of it. i myself locate it fascinating." -- John Schneider, basic supervisor, Seattle Seahawks
- "The such a lot exact perception into why groups quite win and lose." -- Jim Schwartz, head trainer of the Detroit Lions