Although NFL sabermetrics aren’t on the same level as MLB sabermetrics, we can utilize Pythagorean wins to establish baseline expectations for 2019. Pythagorean wins are used to determine the number of games a team “should have won” based on their scoring margin.
A.J. Brown was one of the top-10 returning wide receivers in college football by Dominator Rating, which underscores how important he was to Ole Miss’s offense. At 6 feet 1 inch and 230 pounds, Brown looks like he could play as a Z-receiver in the NFL.
Kelvin Harmon opted to skip the Gator Bowl in order to prepare for the 2019 NFL Draft. Considering that Harmon has been a projected as a first-round draft pick for much of the 2018 season, it should come as no surprise that he declared early.
Deebo Samuel opted to skip the 2018 Belk Bowl in order to prepare for the 2019 NFL Draft and it looks like he made the right choice. Samuel accepted an invite to the Senior Bowl and has been one of the standout performers in the open practice
In the first entry to this series, I outlined some pivot options to consider if you were building lineups for the FFPC Playoff Challenge.
Given that the previous authors of this series are now a veteran high-stakes players, Blair Andrews and I are taking the plunge this year.
On January 1, 2019, Parris Campbell and the Ohio State Buckeyes take on the Washington Huskies in the Rose Bowl. Campbell was a high profile high school prospect who was a late bloomer in college.
On December 31, 2018, Qadree Ollison and the Pittsburgh Panthers take on the Stanford Cardinal in the Hyundai Sun Bowl. Ollison redshirted his freshman year and played all four years at Pittsburgh.
On December 26, the Minnesota Golden Gophers take on the Georgia Tech Yellow Jackets in the Quick Lane Bowl. Although Tyler Johnson hasn’t formally declared for the NFL Draft, he has a very intriguing prospect profile.
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