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August 22, 2011

Commenting on ESPN’s Total Quarterback Rating (QBR): WoW’s David Berri offers his take on ESPN’s Total QBR.

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August 18, 2011

Is Eli Manning a Top-10 QB?: This week, Eli Manning said he was in the same class of QB as Tom Brady. What sayeth ESPN’s new Total QBR?

August 12, 2011

QBR, ESPN’s Deeply Flawed Made-For-TV Stat: You knew this was coming… A post, by the CHFF’s Kevin Braig, vigorously defending passer rating.

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August 11, 2011

Top QBs – QBR vs NEP: Drive-By Football’s Keith Goldner compares the top 10 in his Net Expected Points metric to the top 10 from ESPN’s new Total QB Rating.

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August 8, 2011

Total Quarterback Rating (QBR) Reax: Tons of reactions this weekend in the wake of ESPN’s Friday launch of a new QB rating: TBL’s Jason Lisk posted an initial take, then compared QBR to passer rating … At PFR, Chase Stuart gave his thoughts, while Neil Paine looked at how QBR correlates with other QB metrics … Outside the Hashes also ran correlations with Brian Burke’s stats, and last but not least, Code & Football posted an overview of the critiques of QBR.

UPDATE: Drive-By Football also weighs in.

August 5, 2011

Even More on Total QB Rating: Want more info on ESPN’s new QB rating system? Read this Peter Keating piece on why it’s necessary, this Chris Sprow article on scrambling leaders, check out the 2010 overall leaders here, and 2008-10 3-year leaders here.

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More on ESPN’s Total Quarterback Rating: Dean Oliver explains more of the nuts and bolts of the new ESPN QB rating system; also, for an assessment of the methodology, read this Outside the Hashes post. UPDATE: And check out the discussion thread at Football Outsiders.