Analyzing Draft Trades & Current GM Trends

Follow me on Twitter @BradOTC It is officially peak mock draft season. Everyone is hypothesizing where certain players will go and to which teams. And now that we’re less than one week away from the big day on April 23rd, it has become mock draft trade season. Everyone wants to know if their favorite team […]

Examining Draft Pick Approximate Value & Team Success in the Rookie Wage Scale Era

Follow me on Twitter @BradOTC I recently posted a breakdown of each team’s Draft success from 2011-2014 based on the Fitzgerald-Spielberger/Top 5 APY metric (concept explained here with a table of Draft pick values). I wanted to expand on the research with an investigation of Pro Football Reference Approximate Value. First, below is the Top […]

Examining NFL Draft Capital in 2019 & Looking Ahead to 2020

Follow me on Twitter @BradOTC While we are still a few months away from the 2020 NFL Draft, I wanted to get started on some preliminary Draft content before we hit Free Agency. Knowing the relative Draft Capital of each team will also assist in your understanding of how Free Agency plays out. Teams will […]

The Two Distinct Roster Construction Strategies in the NFL

With seven teams making changes to their quarterback position over the last two months, now would be a great time to discuss the two main team building strategies that teams typically employ in the NFL today, plus a third middle of the pack spending strategy that more teams are employing in 2018 than they have […]