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Timo Riske

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NFL Divisional Round: Examining the trench matchups for every divisional-round game

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Highlighting the best and worst trench matchups ahead of NFL Super Wild Card Weekend.

by Timo Riske 5 days ago

Understanding Rookie Quarterbacks with Clustering and Bayesian Forecasting: Justin Herbert had one of the best rookie seasons ever

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PFF data scientist Timo Riske uses Clustering and Bayesian Forecasting to put the rookie seasons of Justin Herbert, Joe Burrow, Tua Tagovailoa and Jalen Hurts into historical context.

by Timo Riske 7 days ago

NFL Super Wild Card Weekend: Examining the trench matchup for every wild-card game

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Highlighting the best and worst trench matchups ahead of NFL Super Wild Card Weekend.

by Timo Riske 11 days ago

Riske: Ranking the 14 passing offenses ahead of the NFL playoffs

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PFF data scientist Timo Riske uses PFF grades and expected points added (EPA) per play to rank every passing offense ahead of NFL Super Wild Card Weekend.

by Timo Riske 15 days ago

NFL Week 17 Trench Matchups: Aaron Rodgers and the Packers' offensive line are poised to clinch the first-round bye

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Highlighting the best and worst trench matchups ahead of NFL Week 17. The Packers are massively favored against the divisional-rival Bears, while the odds are stacked against the Dolphins as they make a push for the postseason.

by Timo Riske 19 days ago

NFL MVP 2020: It’s Aaron Rodgers’ award to lose heading into Week 17

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With only one more regular-season game to play, Green Bay's Aaron Rodgers has taken a slight lead over Kansas City's Patrick Mahomes in the race for 2020 NFL MVP honors.

by Timo Riske 20 days ago

NFL Week 16 Trench Matchups: Bucs' Tom Brady should have plenty of clean pockets to work from in Week 16

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Highlighting the best and worst trench matchups ahead of NFL Week 16.

by Timo Riske 26 days ago

NFL MVP 2020: Patrick Mahomes retakes the lead in the MVP race heading into Week 16

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With only two more regular-season games to play, Kansas City's Patrick Mahomes has taken a slight lead over Green Bay's Aaron Rodgers in the race for 2020 NFL MVP honors.

by Timo Riske 28 days ago

NFL Week 15 Trench Matchups: All eyes should be on the Bills' pass rush as Buffalo takes aim at the AFC East crown

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Highlighting the best and worst trench matchups ahead of NFL Week 15. The Cleveland Browns' offensive line should hold its own against the New York Giants' pass rush, while the Buffalo Bills' defensive line has every opportunity to make an impact vs. Denver.

by Timo Riske 1 month ago

NFL MVP 2020: Packers' Aaron Rodgers takes the lead in the MVP race as we enter Week 15

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With only three more regular-season games to play, the MVP race has now turned into a two-man race between Green Bay's Aaron Rodgers and Kansas City's Patrick Mahomes, and Rodgers has the lead heading into Week 15.

by Timo Riske 1 month ago
Bio

Timo Riske joined PFF in a 2019 as a data scientist from Germany and will tell you the odds.

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