Player Movement Evaluation – Barry Sanders: Is he the greatest mover of all time?

Three years ago, I wrote a movement analysis that I had intended would start a trend on Football Beyond the Stats when I published a breakdown of an all-time great, Deion Sanders. In case you missed it then, here is that blog post: https://footballbeyondthestats.wordpress.com/2013/08/19/deionsanders/ Though it was well-received at the time, I greatly dropped the…

2015 Play of the Week – Week 10

Game: Vikings at Raiders Play: All-Day long…from start to finish What makes this the BTS Play of the Week? Over the past month, it seems one way or another the Oakland Raiders have found their way to the Football Beyond the Stats Play of the Week…whether their players were responsible for that week’s top Movement…

2014 Play of the Week – WK7

As I did last year, I will once again be selecting one play each week through the 2014 season where I felt as though special movement was displayed. In the post I will then breakdown some things that I felt contributed to the movement performance. In my normal fashion, I will also be very likely…