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Arjun Menon

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Introducing QB Wins Over Expected: Why Patrick Mahomes is still the best QB in the NFL

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Quarterback Wins Over Expected aims to quantify the strength of a quarterback's supporting cast to show how valuable each signal-caller is to their team.

by Arjun Menon 1 month ago

PFF Data Study: Does quarterback aggressiveness translate from college to the NFL?

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A deep dive on how a quarterback's aggressiveness on air yards over expected changes from college football to the NFL.

by Arjun Menon 2 months ago

Most player-friendly and team-friendly contracts of 2022 NFL free agency

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Examining which NFL free agent deals were the best from a player and team perspective, including Mike Williams' player-friendly contract with the Los Angeles Chargers.

by Arjun Menon 3 months ago

What Mike Williams' contract means for the Los Angeles Chargers and the receiver market

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Breaking down the contract extension for Mike Williams and the financial implications it has on the Los Angeles Chargers and other free agent receivers.

by Arjun Menon 3 months ago Los Angeles Chargers

Why the safety market is set to boom in the 2022 NFL offseason

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NFL free agency is right around the corner, so PFF’s Arjun Menon takes a look at why the safety market could see a salary increase moving forward.

by Arjun Menon 4 months ago

2022 NFL Free Agency: Updated landing spots for PFF's top 50 free agents

With NFL free agency around the corner, PFF's Arjun Menon does his best to predict where the top-50 free agents will land.

by Arjun Menon 4 months ago

Evaluating which NFL teams are best set up for the 2022 offseason

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While some NFL teams are sitting pretty with resources heading into the offseason, including the Cincinnati Bengals and New York Jets, others lack draft capital and effective cap space.

by Arjun Menon 5 months ago

Why the Los Angeles Chargers are a much more dangerous addition to the AFC playoffs than the Las Vegas Raiders

Barring a Colts loss to the Jaguars, the final AFC playoff spot will go to the winner of the Los Angeles Chargers versus the Las Vegas Raiders on Sunday Night Football. Here's why the Chargers represent the much bigger threat in the AFC playoff picture.

by Arjun Menon 6 months ago

How the New York Giants should attack the offseason with Joe Judge and QB Daniel Jones returning in 2022

With quarterback Daniel Jones and head coach Joe Judge both reportedly returning for 2022, the New York Giants have plenty of problems to work through — including minimal salary cap space and a lack of help for their quarterback.

by Arjun Menon 6 months ago

Why the Arizona Cardinals are struggling down the stretch yet again

The Arizona Cardinals are faltering down the stretch of the regular season, but who deserves the blame? PFF's Arjun Menon dives in.

by Arjun Menon 6 months ago

Examining whether drops should be attributed to receivers or quarterbacks

The long-held belief that drops are a receiver stat — not a quarterback stat — remains true when looking at drop rate over expected for both positions.

by Arjun Menon 7 months ago

2021-22 NFL Free Agency: Which NFL teams are in the best position to spend big?

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PFF examines which teams have the most money to spend in 2022 NFL free agency and looks at how cash-strapped teams can free up money.

by Arjun Menon 7 months ago

The Titans are surging, but are they real Super Bowl contenders without Derrick Henry and Julio Jones?

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Despite the Tennessee Titans' red-hot run over the past few weeks, their luck may run out soon. Between injuries to star offensive players Derrick Henry and Julio Jones and a lack of generated pressure from the defensive line, Tennessee might have trouble in the playoffs.

by Arjun Menon 7 months ago

Analyzing the effectiveness of Vic Fangio and Brandon Staley's pre-snap two-high safety scheme in 2021

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The recent revelation by Vic Fangio and Brandon Staley to show a pre-snap two-high safety look brought the 2018 Bears' and 2020 Rams' defenses to the top of the league. This year, though, these teams don't look like their former selves. Find out why!

by Arjun Menon 8 months ago

Analyzing defensive pass interference calls and the best players at drawing them

There is a skill in drawing defensive pass interference penalties in the NFL, so find out which quarterbacks and receivers are the best at taking advantage of this surprisingly efficient aspect of offensive play.

by Arjun Menon 8 months ago

Lamar Jackson's improvement as a passer gives the Baltimore Ravens a shot to win it all this year

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Lamar Jackson has made big strides as a passer in 2021 and the Baltimore Ravens are showcasing an offense that looks more capable than ever of competing in the NFL playoffs.

by Arjun Menon 8 months ago Baltimore Ravens

The Panthers are benefiting from an easy early-season schedule, but will it last?

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The Carolina Panthers are at the top of NFC South and a game above the defending Super Bowl champion Tampa Bay Buccaneers, but is this the result of an easy early-season schedule draw?

by Arjun Menon 9 months ago Carolina Panthers

Is Bill Belichick the ultimate challenge for any rookie QB? 

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Analyzing how New England Patriots head coach Bill Belichick has stifled rookie quarterbacks after Zach Wilson's four-interception performance in Week 2 of the 2021 NFL season.

by Arjun Menon 9 months ago

Los Angeles Chargers quarterback Justin Herbert showed crucial signs of growth in impressive Week 1 victory

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Signs of growth for Los Angeles Chargers Justin Herbert as a passer were on full display in the team's Week 1 victory over the Washington Football Team.

by Arjun Menon 9 months ago

Why NFL preseason defensive tendencies matter when planning for the regular season

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Unlike offenses, defenses don’t seem to run vanilla schemes, and that means teams largely use the same schemes in the preseason as they do in the regular season.

by Arjun Menon 10 months ago

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