10 Definitely Interesting, Possibly Helpful Notes for NFL Week 1

Welcome to 10 Definitely Interesting, Possibly Helpful Notes! In this column, I’ll work to uncover some interesting bits of information that might shed some light on players from this week’s NFL games. This is not a picks column, nor is it a “fun facts” article – it’s something in between.

I hope you enjoy it, and I hope it helps you think about today’s NFL plays in a new way as you build your lineups. Here are 10 Notes for NFL Week 1.

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Week 1

1. In NFL history, there have been eight seasons in which a QB with at least 200 attempts completed better than 70 percent of his passes; Drew Brees owns three of them. Here are his TD totals in those three seasons: 34 (2009), 46 (2011), 23 (2017). On the face of it, it looks like Brees is due for some serious positive touchdown regression in 2018, assuming his legendary accuracy remains in tact.

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  • Josh Cole (mewhitenoise)

  • Josh Cole (mewhitenoise) is a high school English teacher and contributor at RotoGrinders. You can find him on Twitter @joshuabcole.


  • bc8844

    Awesome stuff as always. Football season and school are back!

  • sirrobert6

    • Blogger of the Month

    was looking forward to this all summer, didn’t disappoint!

  • knick89

  • johnnyira

    Much appreciated teach! Hope you have a great season!

  • joeycis

    • Blogger of the Month

    It isn’t baseball, but it will have to do.

    Just kidding, really fun read. Love the notes on JuJu and Stills.

  • mewhitenoise

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    • Blogger of the Month

    Thanks for reading, everybody. Good luck this week!

  • maaron83

    Great job again

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