What to make of 2017 NBA draft mystery man Terrance Ferguson
A five-star phenom in the 2016 class, Terrance Ferguson is spending what would have been his freshman year of college as a pro in Australia. His numbers hint at Ferguson's NBA potential.
Should the committee favor best teams, or most deserving?
The NCAA men's basketball committee has a dilemma when it comes to teams like Maryland. Evaluate the body of the work, or the data that hints at the Terps' lack of staying power in March?
Is the Lakers' young core making the right strides?
Julius Randle, D'Angelo Russell and Brandon Ingram are part of a young core many Lakers fans hope can mature into greatness. Should the early returns bolster their optimism?
Cowboy Up: Oklahoma State underrated in first FPI ratings
With its quarterback and top pass-catcher back for 2017, Oklahoma State is underrated at No. 26. Its rival in Norman, however? Overrated at No. 3.
Which current QBs, RBs are Hall of Famers? Who doesn't belong?
Adrian Peterson's Hall of Fame case already dwarfs those of many in Canton. Eli Manning could have a more difficult time. Analytics predict the future inductees and ID the outliers in the Hall.
Charting the Patriots' incredible Super Bowl LI comeback
From wild card to a wild finish, a look at the most impactful plays and the most amazing rally that won a Super Bowl.
Victor Martinez: Worst. Baserunner. Ever?
Victor Martinez has always been slow. But in 2016, the Detroit DH set a new mark for mediocrity on the basepaths. Should we alert Cooperstown -- or does his record come with an asterisk?
Why Joel Embiid belongs in the MVP discussion
Joel Embiid's minutes have been notably restricted in his first NBA season. His numbers, and the way the Sixers play without Embiid on the floor, show just how valuable the fan favorite is.
Ranking the greatest QB seasons in NFL history
Is Tom Brady the GOAT? Comparing today's players with old-time greats has always been a problem. But it's not impossible. We created a metric to rank the NFL's all-time best TD-throwing seasons.