Articles tagged "passer rating"

We Break Down Marcus Mariota's Statistically “Perfect” Debut

Cold, Hard Football Facts for September 14, 2015

Tennessee rookie quarterback Marcus Mariota wowed the NFL in his Week 1 debut, with a proverbial “perfect” passing performance of 158.3. His "uncapped" rating of 207.5 stands among the best all time.

The Great QB Divide: Just 12 Teams Harbor Legit Super Bowl Dreams

Cold, Hard Football Facts for September 3, 2015

Each NFL team's entire season hinges on only one factor: can their QB pass the ball efficiently? We prove it by tracking win-loss percentage for every NFL game in 2014, based solely on one factor: passer rating.

Final Four Proves Winning in NFL All About the Quarterback

Cold, Hard Football Facts for January 18, 2015

The NFC title game pits the two top-rated passers in both regular season and postseason history, Aaron Rodgers and Russell Wilson; the AFC title game pits the winningest QB of all time, Tom Brady, against young superstar QB Andrew Luck.

Arizona Cardinals Have Tools To Improve Impotent Ground Game

Cold, Hard Football Facts for August 29, 2013

Not only was Arizona a passing disaster in 2012, but they bottomed out running the ball as well. Justin Henry looks at how the Cards will fix that problem.

Video Game Football: Passing, Rushing, Kicking Never Easier Than In Modern NFL

Cold, Hard Football Facts for February 12, 2013

The NFL’s 2012 season was the most pass-happy in history, and also the most efficient yet. The modern NFL has been defined by skyrocketing efficiency not only for passers, but for rushers and kickers, too. Scott Kacsmar recaps all the record numbers.

Dom Capers: CHFF’s Passer Rating Differential 'Most Significant' Stat In Football

Cold, Hard Football Facts for January 11, 2013

Our pal Bill Huber from Packer Report interviewed Green Bay defensive coordinator Dom Capers Thursday, who called Passer Rating Differential a "common-sense principle" and "the most significant stat" because of its correlation to victory.

CHFF Talks Power of Passer Rating on Baltimore Sports Radio

Cold, Hard Football Facts for November 30, 2012

The Potentate of Pigskin pleasantly spewed his worldly knowledge of pigskin on Baltimore Sports Radio station 105.7 . It smelled of piping hot Buffalo Wings and the thrill of victory.

Victory Feast: The Predictive Brilliance Of Passer Rating

Cold, Hard Football Facts for November 23, 2012

Passer rating fattened itself on predictive excellence once again on Thursday, predicting victories by all three road teams. Passer rating is 108-54 (.667) picking winners this year and an incredible 35-9 (.795) since Week 9.

Andrew Luck, Ryan Tannehill And The Most Prolific Rookie QBs

Cold, Hard Football Facts for November 7, 2012

Andrew Luck set a rookie record with his 433-yard effort in Indy’s 23-20 victory over Miami on Sunday. But we wanted to look, too, at the most efficient rookie passing performances in NFL history, and a surprising name tops one list: Ryan Tannehill.

Good Ol' Passer Rating Predicts NFL Winners Better Than Any Stat

Cold, Hard Football Facts for November 7, 2012

Passer rating is the most misunderstood statistic in football, and maybe in all of sports. Folks love to bash it. But longtime CHFF readers know it is almost the perfect stat. And among its many uses, it's consistently the best way to predict NFL winners and losers.


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