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Matt Manocherian of Sports Info Solutions and Aaron Schatz of Football Outsiders discuss the analytical side of the NFL.

Matt Manocherian of Sports Info Solutions and Aaron Schatz of Football Outsiders discuss the analytical side of the NFL.
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Matt Manocherian of Sports Info Solutions and Aaron Schatz of Football Outsiders discuss the analytical side of the NFL.

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English


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New York State of Mind

5/16/2019
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Former NFL scout Matt Manocherian (@mattmano) of Sports Info Solutions and football analytics pioneer Aaron Schatz (@FO_ASchatz) of Football Outsiders turn their focus to the Big Apple to examine the Jets' firing of GM Mike Maccagnan (0:27) and discuss the Giants running game using Dan Pizzuta's (@DanPizzuta) recent post on Big Blue View (8:46). The duo also does a deep-dive into a new stat from SIS called Targets Above Expectation (20:12) and breaks down the best and worst draft classes...

Duration:00:36:11

Throwback Thursday: An Interview with Howard Mudd

5/9/2019
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In a special re-aired edition of the Off the Charts Football Podcast from 2016, Aaron Schatz and Ben Muth of Football Outsiders interview former Offensive Line Coach Howard Mudd. The interview hits on Mudd's thoughts on what characteristics he looked for in offensive linemen, what skills he thought were coachable, stories about his players and teams--including the Manning-era Colts--and what is wrong with offensive line play in today's NFL.

Duration:01:03:20

Throwback Thursday: An Interview with Howard Mudd

5/9/2019
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In a special re-aired edition of the Off the Charts Football Podcast from 2016, Aaron Schatz and Ben Muth of Football Outsiders interview former Offensive Line Coach Howard Mudd. The interview hits on Mudd's thoughts on what characteristics he looked for in offensive linemen, what skills he thought were coachable, stories about his players and teams--including the Manning-era Colts--and what is wrong with offensive line play in today's NFL.

Duration:01:03:20

Analytics and the 2019 NFL Draft

5/2/2019
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Former NFL scout Matt Manocherian (@mattmano) of Sports Info Solutions and football analytics pioneer Aaron Schatz (@FO_ASchatz) of Football Outsiders recap the 2019 NFL Draft. The duo takes issue with some of the things being said on "Football Analytics Twitter" (3:31) before doing a team-by-team breakdown of the draft in which they discuss the moves made by the Cardinals (7:31), Falcons (9:33), Ravens (12:45), Bills (13:50), Panthers (14:40), Bears (15:42), Bengals (17:11), Browns (18:06),...

Duration:00:33:54

NFL Draft Special: First Round Recap

4/26/2019
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Former NFL scout Matt Manocherian (@mattmano) of Sports Info Solutions and football analytics pioneer Aaron Schatz (@FO_ASchatz) of Football Outsiders break down the good, the bad, and the ugly from the first round of the 2019 NFL Draft and look at some of the top players still on the board heading into Day 2.

Duration:00:23:21

First Round NFL Draft Preview

4/25/2019
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Former NFL scout Matt Manocherian (@mattmano) of Sports Info Solutions and football analytics pioneer Aaron Schatz (@FO_ASchatz) of Football Outsiders give you a quick teaser for the first round of the 2019 NFL Draft including an examination of the storylines surrounding the quarterbacks (0:36) and an in-depth look at the Frank Clark trade between the Chiefs and the Seahawks (6:10).

Duration:00:10:12

A Next Gen Conversation with Keegan Abdoo

4/18/2019
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Former NFL scout Matt Manocherian (@mattmano) of Sports Info Solutions and football analytics pioneer Aaron Schatz (@FO_ASchatz) of Football Outsiders welcome NFL Next Gen researcher, UCLA researcher/recruiting assistant and former SIS video scout Keegan Abdoo (@KeeganAbdoo) to the show to talk about NFL draft strategies (1:02), maximizing trade value during the draft (11:35), the future of Josh Rosen (14:05), defensive research on man vs. zone splits (20:36), and Keegan's career trajectory...

Duration:00:49:53

Mark Simon Talks Pitching with Tyler Kepner

4/16/2019
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Sports Info Solutions Senior Research Analyst Mark Simon (@MarkASimonSays) is back for round two of the SIS Baseball Podcast. This week, Mark looks at the San Diego Padres (@Padres) upgrading the left side of their infield (0:52), welcomes New York Times national baseball writer Tyler Kepner (@TylerKepner) to the show to talk pitching and his new book (2:50), sits down with Andrew Kyne (@Andrew_Kyne) of SIS to examine early defensive trends (17:26) and answer questions from the listeners...

Duration:00:29:00

SIS Rookie Handbook Draft Focus: OL, RB, TE and LB

4/11/2019
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Former NFL scout Matt Manocherian (@mattmano) of Sports Info Solutions welcomes fellow SIS employees John Todd (@therealjohntodd) and Nathan Cooper (@coopaloop08) back to the show to break down the top prospects and best sleepers for the upcoming NFL draft among the offensive line (1:08), running back (16:17), tight end (26:02) and linebacker (32:30) position groups based on the SIS Football Rookie Handbook rankings.

Duration:00:37:36

Sneaky Good Offseason Moves

4/4/2019
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Former NFL scout Matt Manocherian (@mattmano) of Sports Info Solutions and football analytics pioneer Aaron Schatz (@FO_ASchatz) of Football Outsiders discuss some of the best under-the-radar moves of the NFL offseason so far. The dynamic duo points specifically to signings by the Steelers (3:35), Panthers (5:22), Patriots (6:44), Packers (9:57) and Chiefs (11:59) while awarding the favorite/most interesting moves to whichever team trades for Josh Rosen (19:04) and the Bills' additions on...

Duration:00:25:36

Insider Tour of Sports Info Solutions

3/28/2019
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Former NFL scout Matt Manocherian (@mattmano) gives the listeners an inside look into some of the departments here at Sports Info Solutions. Matt welcomes Senior Operations Analyst/Football Coordinator Dan Foehrenbach (@FoehrenbachD) to discuss the Ops department (1:40), Business Development Analyst Corey March (@marchmadness26) to talk about what's happening on the business side (10:29) and Research Analyst Bryce Rossler (@btrossler) to give insight into what our R&D team is working on for...

Duration:00:34:30

Mark Simon's SIS Baseball Podcast featuring Jayson Stark

3/26/2019
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Welcome to the pilot episode of the SIS Baseball Podcast with Sports Info Solutions Senior Research Analyst Mark Simon (@MarkASimonSays). Mark discusses his spotlight player for 2019 (0:48), welcomes The Athletic's Jayson Stark (@jaysonst) to the show to talk about shifting and defense (4:04) and introduces new stat developments at SIS with research associate Andrew Kyne (@Andrew_Kyne) (12:45).

Duration:00:21:37

March Mad-ness: Mike Tanier vs. Analytics

3/21/2019
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Former NFL scout Matt Manocherian (@mattmano) of Sports Info Solutions and football analytics pioneer Aaron Schatz (FO_ASchatz) of Football Outsiders welcome Bleacher Report's Mike Tanier (@MikeTanier) to the show to discuss his recent Twitter beef with some in the football analytics community about the Khalil Mack trade and tanking in the NFL.

Duration:00:29:49

Free Agency and Fantasy featuring Kevin Cole

3/14/2019
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Former NFL scout Matt Manocherian (@mattmano) of Sports Info Solutions and football analytics pioneer Aaron Schatz (@FO_ASchatz) of Football Outsiders welcome RotoGrinders Director of Data & Analytics Kevin Cole (@Cole_Kev) to the show to discuss the crazy week in NFL free agency (1:13) and what DFS/Fantasy can tell us about real sports (18:05).

Duration:00:32:11

Who's Next? Potential Surprise Contenders for 2019

3/7/2019
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Former NFL scout Matt Manocherian (@mattmano) of Sports Info Solutions and football analytics pioneer Aaron Schatz (@FO_ASchatz) of Football Outsiders profile some potential surprise contenders for the 2019 NFL season. Matt and Aaron discuss what the Browns (3:12), 49ers (10:46), Broncos (16:54) and Buccaneers (20:42) need to do during the offseason to take the next step to contender status for the upcoming season.

Duration:00:24:38

Analytics and the NFL Combine

2/28/2019
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Former NFL scout Matt Manocherian (@mattmano) of Sports Info Solutions and football analytics pioneer Aaron Schatz (@FO_ASchatz) of Football Outsiders have a discussion about how to evaluate quarterbacks (1:05), wide receivers (12:28), running backs (19:13), and edge rushers (24:31) using NFL Combine results as well as analytics to project how players will transition from college to the pros.

Duration:00:25:07

Rookie Handbook Preview: WRs and CBs

2/21/2019
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Former NFL scout Matt Manocherian (@mattmano) of Sports Info Solutions welcomes SIS lead football scouts Nathan Cooper (@coopaloop08) and John Todd (@therealjohntodd) to the show to break down two more position groups from the SIS Football Rookie Handbook: the wide receivers (1:03) and the cornerbacks (19:58).

Duration:00:33:49

Introducing the SIS Football Rookie Handbook

2/14/2019
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Former NFL scout Matt Manocherian (@mattmano) of Sports Info Solutions welcomes special guest Nathan Cooper (@coopaloop08), also of Sports Info Solutions, to talk about the upcoming SIS Rookie Handbook draft guide. Matt and Nate discuss the process of creating the book (1:19) and look at the quarterback (10:44) and defensive line (31:33) classes for the upcoming draft.

Duration:00:51:40

The (All-22) Super Bowl Recap

2/7/2019
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Former NFL scout Matt Manocherian (@mattmano) of Sports Info Solutions and Aaron Schatz (@FO_ASchatz) of Football Outsiders discuss all things Super Bowl LIII including overall takeaways from the game (1:17), the Patriots' defensive scheme that shut the Rams down (8:00), the questionable offensive decisions on the LA side (11:56), the outstanding job performed by the NE offensive line, insight on if Gronk will be calling it quits (17:10) and some bonus discussion about the Alliance of...

Duration:00:21:32

Super Bowl Bonanza!

1/31/2019
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Former NFL scout Matt Manocherian of Sports Info Solutions and football analytics pioneer Aaron Schatz of Football Outsiders discuss the big game between the Rams and Patriots. The guys give an in-depth breakdown of the match-ups for when the Rams have the ball (0:54), when the Patriots have the ball (12:56) and conclude with their final thoughts on Super Bowl LIII (27:37).

Duration:00:28:09