Analytics
Best Rookie Receiver Class Ever?
Best Rookie Receiver Class Ever?
From Beckham to Evans to Benjamin, this year's class of first-year receivers has made play after play after play. Has there ever been a better group come into the NFL?
Settle This
What Isn’t Rex Ryan Doing Right? What Does John Fox Actually Do?
What Isn’t Rex Ryan Doing Right? What Does John Fox Actually Do?
In his fourth installment of Settle This, the “Wet Blanket of Reason” looks at the nature of being a head coach in the NFL. Plus, five thoughts going into Week 13 and a dive into the rulebook
By Greg A. Bedard
Open Field
Should RG3 Be QB2?
Should RG3 Be QB2?
I think Jay Gruden made a mistake benching Robert Griffin III, while my colleague Andy Benoit says the Washington coach had no other choice
By Peter King
Podcast
The MMQB Podcast with Andy Benoit – Week 13
The MMQB Podcast with Andy Benoit – Week 13
Andy breaks down the Thanksgiving Day matchups as well as the rest of the Week 13 action
By Andy Benoit
Window Into the Weekend
A Football Feast
A look at the three Thanksgiving Day games
By Peter King
Open Field
Week 13 Fantasy Check: Two Overlooked Receivers Worth Your Attention
By Peter King
Voice of the Fan
Thanksgiving at Its Best
Thanksgiving at Its Best
In certain areas of the U.S., particularly the Northeast, high school football is as much a part of Thanksgiving Day as turkey and stuffing, pumpkin pie and the post-meal nap. These 10 rivalries, submitted by readers of The MMQB, offer a taste of a Turkey Day tradition that dates back more than a century
Deep Dive
Setting the Table for Thanksgiving Football
Setting the Table for Thanksgiving Football
Breaking down the Bears-Lions, Eagles-Cowboys and Seahawks-49ers
By Andy Benoit
The Conscience
Staring Down a Disaster
Staring Down a Disaster
How bad is the NFC South? How broken is the playoff format? In one scenario, the NFL could have its first division champ with 10 or more losses and its first 12-win team miss the postseason. It’s time for common sense to trump tradition
By Don Banks
Going Long
Steve Smith Rules
Steve Smith Rules
How does an undersized, overly confrontational wideout survive 14 years in the NFL? He starts by following a plan that also describes his personal ethos