06 Feb 2013

Comparing Mel Kiper’s Top 5 WRs


According to this article on, Kiper’s top 5 wideouts are Cordarrelle Patterson, Keenan Allen, DeAndre Hopkins, Quinton Patton and Tavon Austin.  Using the career graph comparison app that I posted here, we can pretty quickly compare the receivers based on their body of work in college.  NFL evaluators probably

05 Feb 2013

Comparing Titus Young and Torrey Smith


Just a quick post here on the news that Titus Young has been claimed off of waivers by the St. Louis Rams.  Young may be an interesting name if for no other reason than that he could see the ball more in STL than he did in DET.  However, I

05 Feb 2013

Comparing Dez Bryant, Hakeem Nicks, Jon Baldwin and Michael Floyd


Using the app I posted yesterday which allows you to compare the college careers of receivers, I decided I would take a look at a group of receivers that sort of fit into a group insofar as they have some similarities, but where we can look at their college

04 Feb 2013

Comparing the Careers of College Receivers


The play by play database published by makes it possible to look at college receivers in terms of efficiency stats, rather than just viewing them in terms of pure counting stats.  I thought that maybe one interesting application would be to compare graphs of receivers based on efficiency stats. 


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