Behold! The NFL's Circle Of Parity

It took 12 weeks, but we've reached that point in the season. It's now possible to visualize the NFL's circle of life, where every team has lost to the team preceding it. Any Given Sunday, indeed. » 11/25/13 10:29am 11/25/13 10:29am

Jaguars-Broncos Could Have The Largest Point Spread In NFL History

Four games are plenty of evidence to make these sweeping statements: the Broncos are very, very good, and the Jaguars are very, very bad. In Week 6, Jacksonville travels to Denver, and oddsmakers are expecting the matchup to challenge the all-time record for largest point spread. » 9/30/13 1:21pm 9/30/13 1:21pm

It Happened Again: The NFL's Parity In One Striking Graphic

Two years ago, we were taken by the NFL's ouroboros: a visual representation of the league's parity, where any team can beat anyone else. In the graphic, each team has a victory over the team next to it, going clockwise, until it circles back. » 11/12/12 1:10pm 11/12/12 1:10pm

Andrew Luck Is More Of A Sure Thing Than Peyton Manning

We're doing a season-long NFL roundtable with our friends at Slate. Check back here each week as a rotating cast of football watchers discusses the weekend's key plays, coaching decisions, and traumatic brain injuries. » 11/01/11 3:35pm 11/01/11 3:35pm

Don't Worry, The Eagles Will Look Terrible Again Soon

We're doing a season-long NFL roundtable with our friends at Slate. Check back here each week as a rotating cast of football watchers discusses the weekend's key plays, coaching decisions, and traumatic brain injuries. » 10/31/11 6:00pm 10/31/11 6:00pm

Tim Tebow Is More Than A Big Orange PiƱata

We're doing a season-long NFL roundtable with our friends at Slate. Check back here each week as a rotating cast of football watchers discusses the weekend's key plays, coaching decisions, and traumatic brain injuries. » 10/31/11 4:26pm 10/31/11 4:26pm

Will Anyone Ever Beat The Steelers Or Patriots?

We're doing a season-long NFL roundtable with our friends at Slate. Check back here each week as a rotating cast of football watchers discusses the weekend's key plays, coaching decisions, and traumatic brain injuries. » 10/31/11 12:46pm 10/31/11 12:46pm

The NFL's Incredible Parity In One Simple Graphic

Any given Sunday, indeed: A visual representation of the NFL ouroboros, with each team having beaten the next, going clockwise, ad infinitum. It's the circle of life. [Reddit] » 11/23/10 12:05pm 11/23/10 12:05pm

Parity Is More Than A Platitude

Shocking but true: 21 different MLB teams won a playoff series this decade. I get the feeling the comments on this post will be filled with fans of the other nine. [BR] » 12/27/09 3:30pm 12/27/09 3:30pm