CONTENT TYPES

FILTER BY DATE

    • From
    • To

SEARCH TOOLS

24 results for "espn stats & information"

Page of 1
  1. Seahawks' lead in PED bans under Carroll

    Mike Sando

    The Seattle Seahawks lead the NFL in suspensions for performance-enhancing drugs since Pete Carroll became coach in 2010, research by ESPN Stats & Information shows. Defensive end Bruce Irvin's four-game suspension, announced Friday, was the fifth...

    Blog | May 20, 2013
  2. Where Doucet ranks in dropped pass rate

    Mike Sando

    Arizona Cardinals receiver Early Doucet suffered three drops on 93 targets last season, according to ESPN Stats & Information. His drops per target percentage was 3.2, below the 4.4 average for all players. Doucet and teammate Rob Housler each...

    Blog | November 05, 2012
  3. 2011 NFL Draft: Cardinals' pass defense

    Mike Sando

    The Arizona Cardinals allowed 12 touchdown passes last season on attempts that traveled at least 15 yards past the line of scrimmage. No team allowed more, according to ESPN Stats & Information. Three observations with the 2011 NFL draft in min...

    Blog | March 17, 2011
  4. How aggressive was your team's defense?

    Mike Sando

    An earlier item referenced how many times per game the Chicago Bears sent six or more pass-rushers after opposing quarterbacks. The number was 2.8, but what was the context? I asked that question to ESPN Stats & Information. Marty Callinan prov...

    Blog | January 12, 2011
  5. By request: 2010 NFL turnover differential

    Mike Sando

    Regular blog contributors beaudini0607 and fundadfor2 requested turnover-differential stats after seeing where NFC West teams rank in various NFL categories. I've gone through data from ESPN Stats & Information to produce a chart showing turnover ...

    Blog | October 26, 2010
  6. Where teams rank in turnover differential

    Mike Sando

    Teams with hard-hitting, opportunistic defenses and ball-control offenses can use turnover differential to keep games close. Luck also plays a role in turnovers, and sometimes that luck can run out. Looking at the ESPN Stats & Information chart...

    Blog | October 05, 2010
  7. Which teams allow fewest big plays?

    Mike Sando

    Stopping the big playThe Colts are 14-0 for quite a few reasons. Their ability to prevent big plays might be one of them, as information from ESPN Stats & Information suggests. The Colts rank only 27th in time of possession, meaning their defense is ...

    Blog | December 22, 2009
  8. Tradewinds: 16 picks pass through West

    Mike Sando

    Twenty-eight picks in the 2013 NFL draft have changed hands to this point. Sixteen of the 28 have NFC West fingerprints on them. The chart below, put together with an assist from Jason Vida of ESPN Stats & Information, singles out those 16 sel...

    Blog | April 03, 2013
  9. NFC West the 'it' division in game of tag

    Mike Sando

    NFC West teams have wielded the franchise tag more frequently than teams from the seven other NFL divisions. That includes a league-high 20 times since divisional alignment in 2002, according to totals from ESPN Stats & Information. But with o...

    Blog | February 18, 2013
  10. Inside Slant: Fourth-and-aggressive, please

    Mike Sando

    The Arizona Cardinals, though struggling of late, have often been at their best on fourth down. The Cardinals rank first in win probability added and sixth in expected points added through fourth-down plays, according to ESPN Stats & Information....

    Blog | November 14, 2012
  11. A few more NFC West schedule notes

    Mike Sando

    Additional 2012 NFC West schedule notes, from ESPN Stats & Information: Arizona Cardinals A Week 8 game against San Francisco means the Cardinals will have played the 49ers in each of their past three Monday night games (lost in 2010, won ...

    Blog | April 17, 2012
  12. 2012 NFL draft order thru Week 13 (top 16)

    Mike Sando

    Thank you, Matt Willis of ESPN Stats & Information for passing along 2012 NFL draft order for every team without a winning record through Week 13. Buffalo and Seattle would flip a coin to determine which one picked 13th instead of 14th. The ch...

    Blog | December 08, 2011
  13. Rams did not load up against Beanie Wells

    Mike Sando

    The Arizona Cardinals' Beanie Wells gained four yards on three carries when the St. Louis Rams had eight more defenders in the box, according to Doug Clawson of ESPN Stats & Information. Wells gained 224 yards on his remaining 24 carries. W...

    Blog | November 28, 2011
  14. NFC West's first 4-0 week since realignment

    Mike Sando

    All four NFC West teams won Sunday. That had not happened since the NFL realigned into eight four-team divisions before the 2002 season, according to Kenton Wong of ESPN Stats & Information. That means no "silver linings" files Monday. T...

    Blog | November 13, 2011
  15. Youth served? Rookie gets bigger chance

    Mike Sando

    A few notes on how the Arizona Cardinals use their defensive personnel, followed by an ESPN Stats & Information chart with playing-time percentages: The Cardinals would like to develop linebackers O'Brien Schofield and Sam Acho. Schofield pla...

    Blog | October 27, 2011
  16. How quarterbacks perform under 'duress'

    Mike Sando

    A few notes and observations regarding how NFC West quarterbacks have performed when under duress, defined by ESPN Stats & Information as situations when defensive pressure forced players to throw early, off-balance or when they were getting hit:...

    Blog | October 20, 2011