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StatMan – Episode #56 | Lamar Jackson, the new Michael Vick? Surprise Celtics?

NFL — Is Lamar Jackson the new and improved Michael Vick? A week after Lamar Jackson and Mark Ingram ran right over the Patriots, Jackson showed off his passing ability in a 49-13 blowout of Cincinnati. With three touchdown passes and just two incompletions, Jackson recorded his second perfect (158.3) passer rating of the season,…

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StatMan – Episode #55 f.t. Emily Van Buskirk and her love for jinxing quarterbacks

In today’s episode we have Emily Van Buskirk, pro statistician, college football expert and advid “no pants” advocate. She talks in depth her journey in the sports world, the influences of Jessica Kleinschmidt on her career. We then discussed the parallels opposite numbers of Stephen Strasburg and Justin Verlander in the World Series and why…

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StatMan – Episode #54 | NFL Week 8 Top Notes & NBA Season Week 1 Recap

NFL Research offers the best nuggets from each week of games in the NFL. In today’s episode, I changed the pace and went over some statistics for Week 8. Also for the NBA, I had a few takes and remarks to Week 1. P.S Can someone tell LeBron James to let his hairline go?!!! Summary…

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StatMan – Episode #53 | 20 Burning Questions (NBA Season Preview 2019/2020)

20 BURNING QUESTIONS The NBA lost the plot last season and I have 20 burning questions for this upcoming NBA Season. The show became more important than the game, to the point where the very superstars that created the social media frenzy supposedly powering interest in the league balked when interest in their futures inevitably…

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StatMan – Episode #52 | 3rd Party Blunders

NBA 3RD PARTY BLUNDERS A couple of weeks before the start of the 2019-20 NBA regular season, the league finds itself involved in a controversy with China stemming from a now-deleted tweet from Houston Rockets general manager Daryl Morey. In the tweet, Morey gave a message of support to protesters in Hong Kong who are…

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StatMan – Episode #51 | America Does Not Like Pretenders

In this week’s episode Steve talks about the Dallas Cowboys pretentious ways against good teams but puff out their chest vs the bad teams. Same as the Cleveland Browns. The theme this week is all about being cautious and WHY IT MATTERS THAT sports America does not like pretenders. Don’t claim to be one thing…

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StatMan – Episode #50 | The Journey (Special Milestone Episode)

Here we are with Episode 50 of the StatMan Podcast; The Journey. A personal milestone that I set for myself last year when I started this venture. Goal setting is essential to living a life with purpose and meaning. Goals give our lives direction and focus, and help us stay motivated over the long term….

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StatMan – Episode #49 | A Clown Show till it is gone!

Pro football can look past allegations of predatory behavior toward women, but making the NFL look bad is a different story and you will look like a Clown Show. The demise of Brown’s career has been stunningly swift. Here’s a brief synopsis of his past two weeks: He’s been accused of rape and sexual misconduct…

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StatMan – Episode #48 | Switching of the Guard!

Is a switching of the guard happening in the NFL right in front our eyes? Recent sagas involving Le’Veon Bell and Antonio Brown might have been clues. Their failure to make the playoffs (Steelers) last year for the first time since 2013 was perhaps another hint. But the Pittsburgh Steelers now have their clearest indication…

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StatMan – Episode #47 | Does It Matter Who you Play?

Does it matters who you play? In this episode, Steve talks about Dak’s Prescott performance and the numbers he put up and how they stack up in NFL History week ones. He also walked down history lane with 40 year old Tom Brady and his dominance of the Patriots, and how maniac crazy Antonio Brown…

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