Found September 15, 2012 on The Who Dat Report:
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Since I don’t have time to write my own, here are the game previews I’m reading this week: Pro Football Focus: 3 to Focus On: Although Drew Brees (+1.7) graded positively in Week 1, his performance was not what we have come to expect from the NFL’s new single-season passing yards record holder. He completed his lowest percentage of passes since 2006, struggled to find any rhythm in the passing game, and failed to get a first down on six different drives. Brees finished with two interceptions, and if not for butter fingers on the Washington defense, that total could easily have been four or five. How the Saints’ QB handles Carolina’s pass rush will be key; he was pressured on 35.2% of dropbacks against the Redskins, completing only 35.3% of his passes on those plays. Meanwhile, Carolina managed 15 QB disruptions and was able to pressure Josh Freeman on 46.4% of his dropbacks. PFF’s recap of last week’s game is worth reading, too. Mike Tanier at Sports on Earth is a bit l...
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