Eagles provide roadmap to analytics-driven future of NFL
Ravens. Panthers. Many teams have built up their analytics departments, but the Eagles are leading the way in statistical and technological advances.
Antonio Brown has an on-field weakness. Is it a blip, or is he declining?
Antonio Brown showed a major weakness against press coverage last season. What does it mean for his potential in New England?
Projected 2020 NFL draft order: Who has the No. 1 pick?
The Dolphins have a 45% chance to pick No. 1 overall in next year's draft. Here's what the 1-32 projection looks like now.
Ranking college football's new offenses, from LSU to Michigan
LSU's spread offense is looking good through the first two weeks. How are things going for other teams that implemented major changes or have new coordinators this season?
NFL Next Gen stats for all 32 teams: Numbers you should know for 2019
Patrick Mahomes dominates on the run, the Ravens have the fastest rushers, and Baker Mayfield is more accurate the quicker he throws.
We simulated the entire 2019 NFL season: Scores and storylines for all 267 games
We played out one of the FPI's 20,000 sims of the NFL season with score predictions, from Week 1 through Super Bowl LIV.
Ceilings and floors for all 32 NFL teams in 2019, and how they get there
We used FPI simulations to find best- and worst-case scenarios for every team this season, and NFL Nation weighed in on the biggest variables.
The most interesting College Football Playoff scenarios
The Allstate Playoff Predictor explains why an Alabama-Clemson title game is far from a sure thing, plus why Ohio State has a big game right away.
Who has the best chance to make the College Football Playoff?
As the first full Saturday of college football gets underway, here's a look at what the Allstate Playoff Predictor says about who will be left standing in the end.
College football conference previews and storylines using SP+
We rank every FBS team according to SP+, and also dive into the key storylines for each conference.
Which of MLB's most improved hitters of 2019 will keep their gains?
Breakout stars like Rafael Devers and Cody Bellinger have delivered on big expectations, but not all of this year's success stories will stick next season.
Introducing a new way to rate college football players
Is Utah's Zack Moss really the nation's top returning running back? Well, he is according to the PlayStation Player Impact Rating, built by ESPN Sports Analytics.
Barnwell: Realistic 2019 goals for the NFL's 10 worst teams
What qualifies as a successful season for the 10 teams with the worst playoff chances? Here's what each needs to see.
Holes on contenders that didn't get filled at the trade deadline
The Dodgers and Yankees might be among MLB's best teams, but they came out of the deadline with problems that could haunt them down the stretch.
The best (and worst) NFL QBs at everything
Who's the most accurate? The most aggressive? We run down the lists, including some big surprises.
Tyler Lockett's outrageously efficient 2018 season: Behind the numbers
Don't just check the box score for the Seahawks receiver's stats. Meet the NFL's most underused superstar.
Big questions for the NBA's new title contender tiers
This is the first year since 2015-16 without an established odds-on favorite.
Picking between peak Pujols or Trout today, who's better?
One Angel is the best player in baseball, but his teammate held that title for an even longer stretch in his prime seasons.
College Football Playoff Predictor: Michigan makes the top four
Clemson and Alabama are, unsurprisingly, the two clear favorites to make the playoff. But Jim Harbaugh's Wolverines are the next-most likely team.
How baseball should fix the ball
Home runs are hopping at a rate that makes the game almost unrecognizable, and you don't need to go far to find a big reason.
New UNC commit Cole Anthony fills a huge void for Tar Heels
ESPN's No. 2 recruit for 2019 picked Carolina on Tuesday and should make an immediate impact this fall.
Why Luka Doncic's game is perfect for the future of the NBA
This is maybe the best rookie season of the decade.
Dunk Dynasty: Zion's astonishing slam index
Duke freshman Zion Williamson is among the most explosive dunkers the game of basketball has ever seen. We cataloged the best and most impactful of his 52 dunks during a scintillating season in Durham.
Will LeBron become the greatest scorer of all time?
Can LeBron catch Kareem for the NBA's all-time scoring record?
These step-back 3s are sent from another planet
How is James Harden doing this? Get ready -- there's more coming.
NBA draft lottery deep dive: Rankings, Zion odds and intel
Here's everything you need to know before Tuesday's NBA draft lottery.