For ESPN The Magazine, Peter Keating writes how -- with seven titles in 10 years, packed stadiums and franchise values skyrocketing -- Boston is not only the most successful city in sports but also the smartest.
Peter Keating explains how Total Quarterback Rating (QBR), ESPN's new metric for quarterbacks, can shift the way we see the game by finally measuring the performance of football's most important position more accurately.
So you want to make money in sports but don't have any ball skills? You can always try to do what Corey Jenkins' agents did. Just be prepared to ruin some lives along the way, as Peter Keating found out for ESPN The Magazine.
ESPN The Magazine has been doing Franchise Rankings/Ultimate Standings since 2003. The 2010 edition was topped by the Super Bowl champion New Orleans Saints. Peter Keating, who runs the rankings, explains the how and why.