Tackle Report – Week 9

Jeff Ratcliffe breaks down each home crew based on tackles awarded per opportunity and solo-to-assist ratio.

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Tackle Report – Week 9


NFL: Preseason-Carolina Panthers at Baltimore RavensUnlike offensive statistics, tackles aren’t considered official in the NFL. Consequently, we see a lot of variation across the league in how home stats crews record tackles.

Knowing the tendencies of each home crew can provide a significant advantage in IDP leagues. So each week during the regular season, I’m going chart the tackles awarded and discuss the insights we gain from this data.

With eight weeks of data points, we’re going to switch things up a bit this week. Instead of focusing just on last week’s numbers, we’re going to identify some trends and pick out the most favorable venues for tackle production.

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Jeff Ratcliffe is the Assistant Managing Editor and resident IDP maven of PFF Fantasy.  

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Jeff Ratcliffe is the Director of Fantasy at Pro Football Focus. He produces all of our projections and is one of the most accurate rankers in the fantasy industry. Jeff also is the host of our show on SiriusXM fantasy sports radio and is one of the main hosts of our Fantasy Slant podcast.

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