• From
    • To


11 results for "dean oliver"

Page of 1
  1. How to value and measure pass protection and pass rush - NFL

    Dean Oliver

    Dean Oliver from ESPN Stats & Information examines how to measure the concepts of "pass rush" and "pass protection."

    Story | Conversation | November 08, 2013
  2. NFL roster stability usually equals success

    Dean Oliver & Hank Gargiulo, ESPN Stats & Info

    Your fantasy football team changes every year, but so do the players on real NFL teams. Their rosters turn over both in the offseason and in the regular season, usually due to injuries, though trades (like the recent one involving Trent Richardson) c...

    Blog | September 26, 2013
  3. NFL - Total QBR updates for 2013

    Dean Oliver

    As Total QBR enters its third NFL season of use, we have found a few additional things to improve it, Dean Oliver writes.

    Story | Conversation | September 05, 2013
  4. Total Quarterback Rating for College Football

    Dean Oliver

    There is more than meets the eye with college football analytics. Dean Oliver explains total QBR in college football and why it's a more accurate interpretation.

    Story | Conversation | August 29, 2013
  5. Ravens' biggest plays of the season

    Jamison Hensley

    As you get ready for the Ravens to play in the Super Bowl, you can reminisce on how they got to this point. Dean Oliver from ESPN Stats & Information takes a look at the plays that most improved their chances of winning through the regular season...

    Blog | January 28, 2013
  6. NFL - Total QBR gets minor modifications

    Dean Oliver

    Changes in Total QBR are designed to make it better reflect in-game reality, Dean Oliver writes.

    Story | Conversation | September 04, 2012
  7. What the loss of Manning has cost the Colts

    Dean Oliver

    Joe Robbins/Getty Images Peyton Manning has been forced to watch from the sidelines during the Colts' 0-8 start this year. While much of our use of Total QBR has focused on providing insight into the play of the league's quarterbacks, it also ca...

    Blog | November 02, 2011
  8. Ravens defense soars, QB pressure key

    Dean Oliver

    Dilip Vishwanat/Getty Images Ray Lewis (left) and Terrell Suggs (right) lead a Ravens defense that has allowed the lowest Total QBR in the league. Total QBR has allowed us to evaluate quarterbacks through the first half of the NFL season and, by ex...

    Blog | November 01, 2011
  9. NFL - The Total QBR FAQ

    Dean Oliver

    Since the introduction of the Total QBR metric, we have followed some of the commentary and questions regarding it. The following is the first step in trying to clear up misconceptions and answer relevant questions.

    Story | Conversation | August 30, 2011
  10. Follow-up: Tarvaris Jackson's performance

    Mike Sando

    A conventional stat sheet cannot tell us why Tarvaris Jackson's effort against Buffalo last season held up so well despite three interceptions, including one returned for a touchdown. Dean Oliver can. Oliver, production analytics director for E...

    Blog | August 18, 2011
  11. Explaining the statistics behind the Total Quarterback Rating

    Dean Oliver

    Dean Oliver explains the methodology behind ESPN's new QB metric, the Total Quarterback Rating.

    Story | Conversation | August 04, 2011