Off The Charts Football Podcast

Matt Manocherian and Aaron Schatz

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Matt Manocherian of Sports Info Solutions and Aaron Schatz of Football Outsiders discuss the analytical side of the NFL.
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Inside the League with special guest Neil Stratton

1:00:33 | Jun 6th

Former NFL scout Matt Manocherian (@mattmano) of Sports Info Solutions welcomes special guest Neil Stratton (@InsideTheLeague) of Inside The League to the show to discuss a bevy of topics including different NFL scouting department models (3:34), how...Show More
Gruden goes Incognito in Oakland

32:07 | May 31st

Former NFL Scout Matt Manocherian of Sports Info Solutions and football analytics pioneer Aaron Schatz of Football Outsiders do a deep dive on the Raiders confusing offseason and then analyze what the differences between DVOA and Total Points with an...Show More
Ask The Experts: SIS Scouts On Their Favorite Teams

23:13 | May 23rd

Former NFL Scout Matt Manocherian (@mattmano) of Sports Info Solutions welcomes members of the SIS scouting staff to the show to provide interesting insights into their favorite NFL teams. Matt talks to Justin Stine (@j_stine31) about the Rams (0:48)...Show More
New York State of Mind

37:47 | May 16th

Former NFL scout Matt Manocherian (@mattmano) of Sports Info Solutions and football analytics pioneer Aaron Schatz (@FO_ASchatz) of Football Outsiders examine the Jets' firing of GM Mike Maccagnan (0:27) and discuss the Giants running game using Dan ...Show More
Throwback Thursday: An Interview with Howard Mudd

1:03:21 | May 9th

In a special re-aired edition of the Off the Charts Football Podcast from 2016, Aaron Schatz and Ben Muth of Football Outsiders interview former Offensive Line Coach Howard Mudd. The interview hits on Mudd's thoughts on what characteristics he looked...Show More
Analytics and the 2019 NFL Draft

35:00 | May 2nd

Matt Manocherian (@mattmano) of Sports Info Solutions and Aaron Schatz (@FO_ASchatz) of Football Outsiders take issue with "Football Analytics Twitter" (3:31) before doing a breakdown of the draft moves made by the Cardinals (7:31), Falcons (9:33), R...Show More
NFL Draft Special: First Round Recap

26:43 | Apr 26th

Former NFL scout Matt Manocherian (@mattmano) of Sports Info Solutions and football analytics pioneer Aaron Schatz (@FO_ASchatz) of Football Outsiders break down the good, the bad, and the ugly from the first round of the 2019 NFL Draft and look at s...Show More
First Round NFL Draft Preview

12:39 | Apr 25th

Former NFL scout Matt Manocherian (@mattmano) of Sports Info Solutions and football analytics pioneer Aaron Schatz (@FO_ASchatz) of Football Outsiders give you a quick teaser for the first round of the 2019 NFL Draft including an examination of the s...Show More
A Next Gen Conversation with Keegan Abdoo

52:46 | Apr 18th

Matt Manocherian (@mattmano) of Sports Info Solutions and Aaron Schatz (@FO_ASchatz) of Football Outsiders welcome NFL Next Gen researcher, UCLA researcher/recruiting assistant and former SIS video scout Keegan Abdoo (@KeeganAbdoo) to the show to tal...Show More
Mark Simon Talks Pitching with Tyler Kepner

30:47 | Apr 16th

Mark Simon (@MarkASimonSays) looks at the San Diego Padres (@Padres) upgrading the left side of their infield (0:52), welcomes New York Times national baseball writer Tyler Kepner (@TylerKepner) to the show to talk pitching and his new book (2:50), s...Show More
SIS Rookie Handbook Draft Focus: OL, RB, TE and LB

39:21 | Apr 11th

Former NFL scout Matt Manocherian (@mattmano) of Sports Info Solutions welcomes fellow SIS employees John Todd (@therealjohntodd) and Nathan Cooper (@coopaloop08) back to the show to break down the top prospects and best sleepers for the upcoming NFL...Show More
Sneaky Good Offseason Moves

26:25 | Apr 4th

Former NFL scout Matt Manocherian (@mattmano) of Sports Info Solutions and football analytics pioneer Aaron Schatz (@FO_ASchatz) of Football Outsiders discuss some of the best under-the-radar moves of the NFL offseason so far. The dynamic duo points ...Show More
Insider Tour of Sports Info Solutions

36:21 | Mar 28th

Matt Manocherian (@mattmano) gives the listeners an inside look into some of the departments here at Sports Info Solutions. Matt welcomes Senior Operations Analyst/Football Coordinator Dan Foehrenbach (@FoehrenbachD) to discuss the Ops department (1:...Show More
Mark Simon's SIS Baseball Podcast featuring Jayson Stark

23:03 | Mar 26th

Welcome to the pilot episode of the SIS Baseball Podcast with Sports Info Solutions Senior Research Analyst Mark Simon (@MarkASimonSays). Mark discusses his spotlight player for 2019 (0:48), welcomes The Athletic's Jayson Stark (@jaysonst) to the sho...Show More
March Mad-ness: Mike Tanier vs. Analytics

31:41 | Mar 21st

Former NFL scout Matt Manocherian (@mattmano) of Sports Info Solutions and football analytics pioneer Aaron Schatz (FO_ASchatz) of Football Outsiders welcome Bleacher Report's Mike Tanier (@MikeTanier) to the show to discuss his recent Twitter beef w...Show More
Free Agency and Fantasy featuring Kevin Cole

33:10 | Mar 14th

Former NFL scout Matt Manocherian (@mattmano) of Sports Info Solutions and football analytics pioneer Aaron Schatz (@FO_ASchatz) of Football Outsiders welcome RotoGrinders Director of Data & Analytics Kevin Cole (@Cole_Kev) to the show to discuss the...Show More
Who's Next? Potential Surprise Contenders for 2019

30:27 | Mar 7th

Former NFL scout Matt Manocherian (@mattmano) of Sports Info Solutions and football analytics pioneer Aaron Schatz (@FO_ASchatz) of Football Outsiders profile some potential surprise contenders for the 2019 NFL season. Matt and Aaron discuss what the...Show More
Analytics and the NFL Combine

31:36 | Feb 28th

Former NFL scout Matt Manocherian (@mattmano) of Sports Info Solutions and football analytics pioneer Aaron Schatz (@FO_ASchatz) of Football Outsiders have a discussion about how to evaluate quarterbacks (1:05), wide receivers (12:28), running backs ...Show More
Rookie Handbook Preview: WRs and CBs

37:47 | Feb 21st

Former NFL scout Matt Manocherian (@mattmano) of Sports Info Solutions welcomes SIS lead football scouts Nathan Cooper (@coopaloop08) and John Todd (@therealjohntodd) to the show to break down two more position groups from the SIS Football Rookie Han...Show More
Introducing the SIS Football Rookie Handbook

58:39 | Feb 14th

Former NFL scout Matt Manocherian (@mattmano) of Sports Info Solutions welcomes special guest Nathan Cooper (@coopaloop08), also of Sports Info Solutions, to talk about the upcoming SIS Rookie Handbook draft guide. Matt and Nate discuss the process o...Show More
The (All-22) Super Bowl Recap

23:56 | Feb 7th

Former NFL scout Matt Manocherian (@mattmano) of Sports Info Solutions and Aaron Schatz (@FO_ASchatz) of Football Outsiders discuss all things Super Bowl LIII including overall takeaways from the game (1:17), the Patriots' defensive scheme that shut ...Show More
Super Bowl Bonanza!

31:28 | Jan 31st

Former NFL scout Matt Manocherian of Sports Info Solutions and football analytics pioneer Aaron Schatz of Football Outsiders discuss the big game between the Rams and Patriots. The guys give an in-depth breakdown of the match-ups for when the Rams ha...Show More
First Annual OTC Awards Show

35:39 | Jan 24th

Former NFL scout Matt Manocherian of Sports Info Solutions and football analytics pioneer Aaron Schatz of Football Outsiders recap a wild Championship Sunday (Rams at Saints (0:46) and Patriots at Chiefs (10:19)) and hand out their end-of-season awar...Show More
Championship Sunday (Sunday! Sunday!) Preview

30:54 | Jan 17th

Former NFL scout Matt Manocherian of Sports Info Solutions and football analytics pioneer Aaron Schatz of Football Outsiders discuss the effect of home-field advantage on this weekend's conference championship games (0:45) and deep dive into the Rams...Show More
Coaching Carousel Spinning Faster plus Divisional Round Preview

36:31 | Jan 10th

Former NFL scout Matt Manocherian of Sports Info Solutions and football analytics pioneer Aaron Schatz of Football Outsiders discuss the recent NFL coaching hires as well as the few openings that are still left (0:30) and preview the four Divisional ...Show More
Wild Card Weekend and a Ride on the Coaching Carousel

39:24 | Jan 3rd

Former NFL scout Matt Manocherian of Sports Info Solutions and football analytics pioneer Aaron Schatz of Football Outsiders take a spin on the coaching carousel (0:30) and preview all of this weekend's Wild Card games: Colts vs Texans (10:31), Seaha...Show More
Gordon Gone: How Will It Impact The Patriots?

32:32 | Dec 20th, 2018

Former NFL scout Matt Manocherian of Sports Info Solutions and football analytics pioneer Aaron Schatz of Football Outsiders discuss the Josh Gordon news and how it will affect the Patriots (0:26), look back at the top Week 15 games including the Dol...Show More
Comeback Chargers: Reactions to Thursday Night Football

33:58 | Dec 14th, 2018

Former NFL scout Matt Manocherian of Sports Info Solutions and football analytics pioneer Aaron Schatz of Football Outsiders discuss the Chargers and their comeback win over the Chiefs on Thursday Night Football (0:40), look back at the biggest games...Show More
December Reset: A Look at the Playoff Picture

29:02 | Dec 6th, 2018

Former NFL scout Matt Manocherian of Sports Info Solutions and football analytics pioneer Aaron Schatz of Football Outsiders take a look at the playoff picture as we head into December (0:32), look back at the top games of Week 13 including the Charg...Show More
QB Controversy: Bortles Benched, Flacco vs. Jackson

34:39 | Nov 29th, 2018

Former NFL scout Matt Manocherian of Sports Info Solutions and football analytics pioneer Aaron Schatz of Football Outsiders react to the benching of Blake Bortles (0:50), discuss the Ravens deciding between Joe Flacco and Lamar Jackson (7:55) and lo...Show More
Le'VeGONE: "RBs Don't Matter" Twitter For The Win

31:53 | Nov 15th, 2018

Former NFL scout Matt Manocherian of Sports Info Solutions and football analytics pioneer Aaron Schatz of Football Outsiders check in from out of town to discuss the impact of Le'Veon Bell not reporting to the Steelers and Hugh Jackson returning to t...Show More
Fly, Eagles Fly? Featuring Mike Tanier of Bleacher Report

54:14 | Nov 9th, 2018

Matt Manocherian of Sports Info Solutions and Aaron Schatz of Football Outsiders welcome Mike Tanier of Bleacher Report to the podcast to discuss all things NFL. The trio looks at the state of the Philadelphia Eagles, the addition of Dez Bryant to th...Show More
Midseason Spectacular: Trade Deadline, Midseason Awards and more!

50:54 | Nov 1st, 2018

Former NFL scout Matt Manocherian of Sports Info Solutions and analytics pioneer Aaron Schatz of Football Outsiders tackle all the biggest NFL news and notes from a busy week. The pair gives their thoughts on the trade deadline, the coaching changes ...Show More
The Great Two-Point Debate

38:42 | Oct 25th, 2018

Former NFL scout Matt Manocherian of Sports Info Solutions and football analytics pioneer Aaron Schatz of Football Outsiders discuss the analytics behind going for two when trailing and whether tanking is a viable option in today's NFL. The duo also ...Show More
They're Real, and They're Spectacular

33:50 | Oct 18th, 2018

Former NFL scout Matt Manocherian of Sports Info Solutions and football analytics pioneer Aaron Schatz of Football Outsiders play a game of "Are They For Real", look back at the top games of Week 6 of the NFL season and look ahead to the best matchup...Show More
Seedless Raisins or Snead-less Ravens

39:44 | Oct 11th, 2018

Former NFL scout Matt Manocherian and Aaron Schatz of Football Outsiders discuss DVOA movers and shakers, some of the biggest games of Week 5 of the 2018 NFL season and look ahead to the top matchups in Week 6.
Mahomes Sweet Mahomes

33:10 | Oct 4th, 2018

Former NFL scout Matt Manocherian of Sports Info Solutions and Aaron Schatz of Football Outsiders discuss the incredible start to the season for Kansas City Chiefs quarterback Pat Mahomes, look back to the Week 4 "Games of the Week" and preview the t...Show More
Winston vs Fitzmagic; Gronk Threatens to Retire

38:15 | Sep 27th, 2018

The Rundown: Matt asks Aaron his take on Gronk threatening to retire (0:30) Look back at Week 3’s Biggest Matchups including a look at Rodgers, Brees, and Bortles (2:30) SISDataHub.com Free Trial Info (10:15) Ravens at Steelers Preview: A...Show More
Kill It With Fire!

37:04 | Sep 13th, 2018

Matt Manocherian and Aaron Schatz look back at their biggest takeaways from Week 1 of the NFL season and look ahead to Week 2 and what they expect from some of the top games on the schedule.
Season Preview

38:43 | Sep 4th, 2018

Matt Manocherian of Sports Info Solutions and Aaron Schatz of Football Outsiders break down the analytical side of the NFL.
NFL Draft Special

49:42 | Apr 25th, 2018

Former NFL Scout Matt Manocherian of Sports Info Solutions and football analytics pioneer Aaron Schatz of Football Outsiders break down the 10 questions on everybody's mind heading into the NFL Draft.  Don't miss their unique analytic take on all the...Show More
Off The Charts - Super Bowl LII

43:41 | Feb 1st, 2018

Former NFL Scout Matt Manocherian of Sports Info Solutions and football analytics pioneer Aaron Schatz of Football Outsiders break down all the key matchups to help you get prepared for the Super Bowl. Don’t miss out on the most in-depth analysis of...Show More
Off The Charts Football Podcast - Championship Round

40:43 | Jan 18th, 2018

Former NFL Scout Matt Manocherian of Sports Info Solutions and football analytics pioneer Aaron Schatz of Football Outsiders break down the pivotal matchups that will decide who goes to the Super Bowl.  Special thanks to Matt Ducondi, Dan DiGiusep...Show More
Off The Charts Football Podcast - Divisional Playoffs

39:07 | Jan 12th, 2018

Former NFL Scout Matt Manocherian of Sports Info Solutions and football analytics pioneer Aaron Schatz of Football Outsiders react to the stunning FBS National Championship Game with a breakdown of some of the key X’s and O’s that helped decide the g...Show More
Off The Charts Football Podcast - Wild Card Weekend

29:00 | Jan 4th, 2018

Former NFL Scout Matt Manocherian of Sports Info Solutions and football analytics pioneer Aaron Schatz of Football Outsiders preview all of the matchups from the Wild Card round, but first they revisit the performances of Baker Mayfield and Lamar Jac...Show More
Off The Charts Football Podcast - Week 17

34:01 | Dec 28th, 2017

Former NFL Scout Matt Manocherian of Sports Info Solutions and football analytics pioneer Aaron Schatz of Football Outsiders take a look at how the playoff picture is shaping up in both conferences through the lens of DVOA (1:00). In the NFC, Seattl...Show More
Off The Charts Football Podcast - Week 16

37:48 | Dec 22nd, 2017

Matt Manocherian of Sports Info Solutions and Aaron Schatz of Football Outsiders revisit Tankapalooza with a breakdown of some of the top quarterbacks in this year’s draft class (1:00). Then, the guys turn their attention to the Playoff race (18:55)...Show More
Off The Charts Football Podcast - Week 15

22:28 | Dec 14th, 2017

Matt Manocherian of Sports Info Solutions and Aaron Schatz of Football Outsiders discuss the impact of the Carson Wentz injury on the Eagles Super Bowl chances and break down the analytics behind three key Week 15 matchups. The Chargers take on the C...Show More
Off The Charts - No Longer Sashi's Browns

41:46 | Dec 7th, 2017

Matt Manocherian of Sports Info Solutions and Aaron Schatz of Football Outsiders discuss the firing of Sashi Brown by the Cleveland Browns and the implications on analytics in football.  Then, the guys do a deep dive on the Vikings and try to figure ...Show More
Off The Charts Football Podcast - Week 13

33:00 | Dec 1st, 2017

Aaron live from New Orleans! Matt Manocherian of Sports Info Solutions and Aaron Schatz of Football Outsiders discuss the analytics behind all the latest happenings around the league.  This week, the guys discuss the Giants quarterback situation, th...Show More
Off The Charts - Week 12 featuring Alex Vigderman

37:46 | Nov 23rd, 2017

Aaron Schatz of Football Outsiders is joined by Matt Manocherian and Alex Vigderman of Sports Info Solutions to discuss all things football.  Topics include Marcell Dareus, the Eagles deep backfield, and the Chiefs struggles vs Cover 2.  Then, the gu...Show More
Off The Charts Football Podcast - Week 11 featuring Nick Underhill

42:45 | Nov 17th, 2017

Sports Info Solutions' Matt Manocherian and Football Outsiders' Aaron Schatz react to the Bills benching of Tyrod Taylor (1:15) and try to make sense of the Broncos' recent defensive struggles (5:40).  The Most Important Game of the Week for playoff ...Show More
Off The Charts Football Podcast - Week 10

30:37 | Nov 10th, 2017

President of Football Outsiders Aaron Schatz and former NFL scout Matt Manocherian of Sports Info Solutions break down the analytics behind all of this week's NFL action.  Topics include breaking down the second year success of last year's top two pi...Show More
Off The Charts Football Podcast - Week 8

34:47 | Oct 26th, 2017

Matt Manocherian, former NFL scout and currently of Sports Info Solutions, and Aaron Schatz, the man behind Football Outsiders, begin the week with an exploration of the current DVOA leaderboard and what it means as we look ahead to the rest of the N...Show More
Off The Charts - Week 7 - featuring Charles McDonald

37:31 | Oct 20th, 2017

Matt Manocherian of Sports Info Solutions and Aaron Schatz of Football Outsiders use advanced football data to make sense of all the happenings around the league.  This week's topics include the two "Most Important Games of the Week" for playoff odds...Show More
Off The Charts - Week 6

39:01 | Oct 12th, 2017

Aaron Schatz of Football Outsiders and Matt Manocherian of Sports Info Solutions break down all the NFL action, including the play of the Eagles (1:30), the NFL injury epidemic (9:00), Packers-Vikings (16:00), Lions-Saints (28:00), and an interesting...Show More
Off The Charts - Week 5

30:09 | Oct 6th, 2017

With one quarter of the season complete, Matt Manocherian of Sports Info Solutions and Aaron Schatz of Football Outsiders debate the top performers by position based on their advanced statistics (2:30).  Then, the guys take a break from Tank-watch in...Show More
Off The Charts - Week 4 - Featuring Mike Tanier of Bleacher Report

41:48 | Sep 28th, 2017

Join Aaron Schatz of Football Outsiders and Matt Manocherian of Sports Info Solutions as they break down the numbers behind all the action from this week in football.  Then, the guys are joined by special guest Mike Tanier, the NFL National Lead Writ...Show More
Off The Charts - Week 3 - featuring NFL Scout Ryan Hollern

45:55 | Sep 22nd, 2017

Matt Manocherian of Sports Info Solutions and Aaron Schatz of Football Outsiders talk offensive line issues, the downfield passing of Carson Wentz and Alex Smith, the differences between Jarvis Landry and DeVante Parker's roles in the Dolphins offens...Show More
Off The Charts Football Podcast

28:47 | Sep 14th, 2017

Matt Manocherian of Sports Info Solutions and Aaron Schatz of Football Outsiders engage "National Jump to Conclusions Week," including Patriots-Chiefs, the "reality football" implications of the David Johnson injury, revisiting Marshawn Lynch's fit i...Show More
Off The Charts Football Podcast

28:15 | Sep 8th, 2017

Will Marshawn Lynch fit Oakland's power running game?  Is Jay Cutler actually an upgrade over Ryan Tannehill?  And what kind of impact can we expect from DeSean Jackson in Tampa Bay?  Also, we begin our "Tank-watch" with a look into Josh Rosen, and w...Show More
Off the Charts Football Podcast - Super Bowl

29:13 | Feb 1st, 2017

Scott Spratt of Sports Info Solutions and Aaron Schatz of Football Outsiders break down the Patriots vs. Falcons Super Bowl.  Given the Patriots' defensive advantage, should they be considered bigger favorites?  What has contributed to both teams' de...Show More
Off the Charts Football Podcast - Championship Round

25:56 | Jan 19th, 2017

Scott Spratt of Sports Info Solutions and Aaron Schatz of Football Outsiders discuss the AFC and NFC championship matchups.  Is it normal for the final 4 quarterbacks to be so good?  Has Matt Ryan been even better than Aaron Rodgers in recent weeks? ...Show More
Off the Charts Football Podcast - Divisional Round

40:25 | Jan 12th, 2017

Scott Spratt of Sports Info Solutions and Aaron Schatz of Football Outsiders lead off with a discussion of some of the NFL news, including some coaching hires and the Chargers moving to Los Angeles.  Then, they break down all of this weekend's playof...Show More
Off the Charts Football Podcast - Wild Card Round

34:46 | Jan 5th, 2017

Scott Spratt of Sports Info Solutions and Aaron Schatz of Football Outsiders discuss the 4 playoff games this Wild Card weekend.  Were the Raiders overrated even before Derek Carr's injury, and are the less equipped to deal with his injury than other...Show More
Off the Charts Football Podcast - Week 16, 2017

23:56 | Dec 29th, 2016

Greg Thomas of Sports Info Solutions and Aaron Schatz of Football Outsiders discuss the playoff picture in both the AFC and NFC.  With all six teams settled in the AFC, they discuss New England's potential path to the Super Bowl as the number two ove...Show More
Off The Charts Football Podcast - Week 15 2016

25:32 | Dec 22nd, 2016

Scott Spratt of Sports Info Solutions and Aaron Schatz of Football Outsiders preview the Steelers vs. Ravens game that could determine the AFC North.  How have the Steelers become the hottest team in football, and are the Ravens built to stop them?  ...Show More
Off The Charts Football Podcast - Week 14 2016

33:38 | Dec 15th, 2016

Joe Rosales of Sports Info Solutions and Aaron Schatz of Football Outsiders discuss the two hot Bay teams, Green Bay and Tampa Bay.  Which one is better positioned to make the playoffs with their recent play?  Have either teams made clear improvement...Show More
Off The Charts Football Podcast - Week 13 2016

29:00 | Dec 9th, 2016

Scott Spratt of Sports Info Solutions and Aaron Schatz of Football Outsiders recap the important Chiefs win over the Raiders.  How does that game affect both teams' playoff and Super Bowl odds?  Has the Chiefs defense improved markedly since Justin H...Show More
Off The Charts Football Podcast - Week 12 2016

32:41 | Dec 2nd, 2016

Scott Spratt of Sports Info Solutions and Aaron Schatz of Football Outsiders discuss the lack of elite teams in the NFL this season and break down the top 5 DVOA teams.  Do any of those teams have a chance to become even better?  Where do their playo...Show More
Off The Charts Football Podcast - Week 11 2016

38:25 | Nov 23rd, 2016

In the Thanksgiving Week edition of the Off the Charts Football Podcast, Scott Spratt of Sports Info Solutions and Aaron Schatz of Football Outsiders recap the DVOA Bowl between the No. 1 and No. 2 DVOA teams from a week ago, the Eagles and Seahawks....Show More
Off The Charts Football Podcast - Week 10 2016

33:14 | Nov 18th, 2016

Scott Spratt of Sports Info Solutions and Aaron Schatz of Football Outsiders break down the Dolphins and Giants.  How have the Dolphins won 4 straight games and risen to 6th in DVOA?  How good is Jay Ajayi, and how much have their offensive and defen...Show More
Off The Charts Football Podcast - Week 9 2016

26:47 | Nov 10th, 2016

Scott Spratt of Sports Info Solutions and Aaron Schatz of Football Outsiders try to make sense of suddenly tight NFC North.  Is the Vikings' offensive line going to be their undoing?  Are the Packers better than their record would indicate?  Will the...Show More
Off The Charts Football Podcast - Week 8 2016

36:46 | Nov 3rd, 2016

Scott Spratt of Sports Info Solutions and Aaron Schatz of Football Outsiders explain why the Patriots are the No. 4 team in DVOA and not the No. 1 team, and they try to figure out why the Patriots traded Jamie Collins.  Then, they discuss the Chiefs'...Show More
Off the Charts Football Podcast - Week 7, 2016

27:36 | Oct 27th, 2016

Greg Thomas of Sports Info Solutions and Aaron Schatz of Football Outsiders discuss the Eagles retaking the No. 1 DVOA position and what their Week 8 matchup with the No. 5 Cowboys will look like.  Despite the 32nd ranked Defensive DVOA, they also di...Show More
Off The Charts Football Podcast - Week 6 2016

29:53 | Oct 20th, 2016

Scott Spratt of Sports Info Solutions and Aaron Schatz of Football Outsiders break down the AFC West race.  They explain their thoughts on Denver's recent losing streak and fading offense, the impact of the Chiefs' 2-0 division start on their playoff...Show More
Off The Charts Football Podcast - Week 5 2016

32:04 | Oct 13th, 2016

Scott Spratt of Sports Info Solutions and Aaron Schatz of Football Outsiders break down how the Vikings have become the No. 1 DVOA team in football.  Will their inability to run the ball be a problem for them, and is there anything they can do about ...Show More
Off The Charts Football Podcast - Week 4 2016

28:22 | Oct 6th, 2016

Scott Spratt of Sports Info Solutions and Aaron Schatz of Football Outsiders discuss how Seattle joined the top 4 in DVOA despite a soft schedule and a porous offensive line.  Then, they hit on a trio of offensive-skewing teams in the Raiders, Falcon...Show More
Off The Charts Football Podcast - Week 3 2016

33:47 | Sep 30th, 2016

Joe Rosales of Sports Info Solutions and Aaron Schatz of Football Outsiders discuss the Bengals' start to the season. Is the Bengals offense really one of the better offenses in the league? How much do they miss Marvin Jones, Mohamed Sanu, and Tyler ...Show More
Off the Charts Football Podcast - Week 2 2016

31:38 | Sep 22nd, 2016

Scott Spratt of Sports Info Solutions and Aaron Schatz of Football Outsiders discuss the Vikings win over the Packers on Sunday night.  Was Bradford impressive?  Is something wrong with Aaron Rodgers?  Then, they hit on a couple of surprising teams i...Show More
Off the Charts Football Podcast - Week 1 2016

30:40 | Sep 15th, 2016

Scott Spratt of Sports Info Solutions and Aaron Schatz of Football Outsiders discuss all of the major topics from Week 1 of the new NFL season.  They cover how Jimmy Garoppolo looked against the Cardinals, why the Patriots finished below the Cardinal...Show More
Off the Charts Football Podcast - Offseason September 1, 2016

32:39 | Sep 1st, 2016

Following up on their NFC preview episode, Scott Spratt of Sports Info Solutions and Aaron Schatz from Football Outsiders are back to discuss all things AFC.  Their preview touches on how the Patriots will fare without Tom Brady for the first four ga...Show More
Off the Charts Football Podcast - Offseason August 17, 2016

31:12 | Aug 17th, 2016

With preseason of the NFL underway, Scott Spratt of Sports Info Solutions and Aaron Schatz of Football Outsiders are back with their first of a few preseason episodes of the Off the Charts Football podcast.  This episode is part 1 of a two-episode di...Show More
Off the Charts Football Podcast - Offseason May 10, 2016

41:33 | May 10th, 2016

Scott Spratt of Sports Info Solutions and Aaron Schatz of Football Outsiders are back with an offseason show to talk about Aaron's latest articles on ESPN Insider, which show the first run of the Football Outsiders team projections.  In this episode,...Show More
Off the Charts Football Podcast - Super Bowl Edition

26:15 | Feb 4th, 2016

Scott Spratt of Sports Info Solutions and Aaron Schatz of Football Outsiders debate all things Super Bowl.  Will the Panthers be able to handle Denver's pressure better than the Patriots did?  What will Denver change if anything with their approach a...Show More
Off the Charts Football Podcast - Championship Round

35:51 | Jan 21st, 2016

Scott Spratt of Sports Info Solutions and Aaron Schatz of Football Outsiders breakdown the final four teams in the NFL playoffs.  Will the Broncos defense be able to limit the Patriots short passing attack?  Can the Patriots offensive line protect Br...Show More
Off the Charts Football Podcast - Divisional Round

37:12 | Jan 14th, 2016

Scott Spratt of Sports Info Solutions and Aaron Schatz of Football Outsiders break down the second week of playoff games.  For the Chiefs vs. Patriots game, they discuss whether the dominant Chiefs win last week has any carryover effect.  For the Pac...Show More
Off the Charts Football Podcast - Wild Card Round

36:26 | Jan 7th, 2016

Scott Spratt of Sports Info Solutions and Aaron Schatz of Football Outsiders are back in the new year to preview the Wild Card games.  They discuss where these Wild Card teams measure up to previous seasons, and then they go game by game, discussing ...Show More
Off the Charts Football Podcast - Week 15, 2015

34:00 | Dec 17th, 2015

Scott Spratt of Sports Info Solutions and Aaron Schatz of Football Outsiders play a game of "do the simple stats mesh with the advanced stats" with Blake Bortles of the Jaguars, Ryan Fitzpatrick of the Jets, DeAngelo Williams of the Steelers, and Dez...Show More
Off the Charts Football Podcast - Week 14, 2015

24:44 | Dec 10th, 2015

Greg Thomas of Sports Info Solutions and Aaron Schatz of Football Outsiders discuss the flip side of having a bunched top of the DVOA standings, the abundance of below-average teams. They discuss the stacking of teams this year as well as briefly tou...Show More
Off the Charts Football Podcast - Week 13, 2015

36:10 | Dec 3rd, 2015

Scott Spratt of Sports Info Solutions and Aaron Schatz of Football Outsiders debate whether the NFC North and NFC East are up for grabs.  In particular, has the Lions' and Bears' recent play put them back in the playoff mix, and does the Redskins' wi...Show More
Off the Charts Football Podcast - Week 12, 2015

31:09 | Nov 25th, 2015

Scott Spratt of Sports Info Solutions and Aaron Schatz of Football Outsiders discuss two 5-5 teams who have recently entered the playoff discussion: the Houston Texans and the Tampa Bay Bucs.  For Houston, has J.J. Watt dragged this team to where it ...Show More
Off the Charts Football Podcast - Week 11, 2015

37:34 | Nov 19th, 2015

Scott Spratt of Sports Info Solutions and Aaron Schatz of Football Outsiders discuss three teams with records and DVOA that are not in sync.  First, the Vikings are 7-2, but Aaron explains why schedule, sequencing, and fumble recovery luck have them ...Show More
Off the Charts Football Podcast - Week 10, 2015

28:33 | Nov 12th, 2015

There were several major injuries for playoff contenders in Week 9, and Scott Spratt of Sports Info Solutions and Aaron Schatz of Football Outsiders debate the impact of Andrew Luck's injury to the Colts, Ben Roethlisberger's injury to the Steelers, ...Show More
Off the Charts Football Podcast - Week 9, 2015

35:12 | Nov 5th, 2015

With half the season over with in the NFL, Scott Spratt of Sports Info Solutions and Aaron Schatz of Football Outsiders discuss the teams with easy and hard schedules the rest of the season and the impacts of that on the playoff race.  In addition, t...Show More
Off the Charts Football Podcast - Week 8, 2015

32:59 | Oct 29th, 2015

Going into the game as the No. 2 and 5 DVOA teams, and coming out of it as the No. 1 and 5 DVOA teams, the Patriots and Jets continued to show why they were both so highly ranked. Greg Thomas of Sports Info Solutions and Aaron Schatz of Football Outs...Show More
Off the Charts Football Podcast - Week 7, 2015

28:55 | Oct 22nd, 2015

With their big win over the No. 1 DVOA team, the Arizona Cardinals, the Pittsburgh Steelers are showing that they can remain competitive even without Ben Roethlisberger.  Scott Spratt of Sports Info Solutions and Aaron Schatz of Football Outsiders ex...Show More
Off the Charts Football Podcast - Week 6, 2015

27:05 | Oct 15th, 2015

The New England Patriots and Arizona Cardinals will not play each other this season unless they meet in the Super Bowl, but Scott Spratt of Sports Info Solutions and Aaron Schatz of Football Outsiders still broke down the #1 and #2 teams in DVOA if t...Show More
Off the Charts Football Podcast - Week 5, 2015

37:19 | Oct 8th, 2015

Scott Spratt of Sports Info Solutions and Aaron Schatz of Football Outsiders discuss the 4-and-0 Bengals.  Does DYAR show that Andy Dalton has made improvements?  Does the team's undefeated record mesh with their DVOA standing?  Speaking of DVOA, the...Show More
Off the Charts Football Podcast - Week 4, 2015

33:56 | Oct 1st, 2015

Arizona continues to dominate the DVOA rankings, and Scott Spratt of Sports Info Solutions and Aaron Schatz of Football Outsiders explain how rare their performance has been historically.  From there, they segue into discussing the anti-Cardinals, th...Show More
Off the Charts Football Podcast - Week 3, 2015

39:04 | Sep 24th, 2015

With their strong 2-0 start, DVOA believes Arizona is not only the best team in football but of the best 2-0 teams from the last three decades.  Are Scott Spratt of Sports Info Solutions and Aaron Schatz of Football Outsiders buying it?  In addition,...Show More
Off the Charts Football Podcast - Week 2, 2015

34:21 | Sep 17th, 2015

Following the Week 1 games, Scott Spratt of Sports Info Solutions and Aaron Schatz of Football Outsiders discuss their biggest surprises.  How much did the Titans' big win and the Colts' big loss impact their playoff odds?  Will both the Jets and the...Show More
Off the Charts Football Podcast - Week 1, 2015

36:55 | Sep 10th, 2015

In the inaugural episode of the Off the Charts Football Podcast, Scott Spratt of Sports Info Solutions and Aaron Schatz of Football Outsiders discuss the updated DVOA projections.  Why have the Packers fallen, and which NFC North teams could potentia...Show More