It’s hard to pin down Bobby Mitchell’s career. He wasn’t entirely a wide receiver, but he was more than that, too.
Hockey stars of the '60s, updated with plus-minus stats.
The 2018-19 NBA season was marked by the retirement of two sure-fire Hall of Famers, and the decision of one of the greatest of them all to join a middling team in L.A. German-born Dirk Nowitzki was a quiet, unusual sort of revolutionary. He was the first truly effective European star; the first to earn …
I found an error in my formula that was affecting the defensive ratings for hockey players before 1930. I've updated their pages to show the correct numbers.
Is he really going? Rob Gronkowski’s career lasted only nine years, but he seems to have been with us forever. He cut across the NFL like a hard-partying red-white-and-blue comet; a Pat Patriot come to life, leaving a trail of flattened defenders in his wake.
This week’s Tom Brady update got me wondering about about how some of his contemporaries are doing. I generally don’t want to post active players’ stats; when I started doing this 10 years ago, I tracked a few guys who were still playing, but there were some wild swings in value as their careers wound down, and I decided it was better to wait until they were finished.
After a big bump in 2017, Tom Brady inched up a tenth of a point in 2018. Following the 2019 Super Bowl, he sits at 30.32, still 0.67 behind Peyton Manning. Has he plateaued? There was just a hint of regression this year, and it may be that after 309 games, time is catching up …