Most Improved Teams 2012

Progress can be judged in a variety of ways. A team's record can improve. They can make the playoffs. They can go farther in the playoffs. Seattle did all of those things in 2012, and also demonstrated statis...

Comparing 2009 Final Rankings to 2008

This shows who improved the most, and who went backwards according to my strength formula. As bad as the Seahawks were, they were essentially just as bad as the year before. Note that SF made the largest gain i...

Comparing 2008 Rankings to 2007

I was curious how this year's team's compared to last year's. The Hawks had the second-worst dropoff of any team in the NFL, next to the Pats. Here's a table with the numbers, sorted by this year's team strengt...