The Insider: Brian Burke


Posted at 10:58 AM ET, 11/01/2012

The extra point must go

The point after a touchdown is football's appendix: inconsequential and safe to remove.

By Brian Burke  |  10:58 AM ET, 11/01/2012 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Brian Burke, Extra point, Injured reserve, The extra point, Washington Redskins

Posted at 11:18 AM ET, 10/10/2012

Third down conversion rate can mislead coaches and fans

Teams should go all out for a first down on every play

By Brian Burke  |  11:18 AM ET, 10/10/2012 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
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Posted at 11:46 AM ET, 09/27/2012

Redskins’ pass defense is the worst in the NFL

Washington yields the most yards per passing attempt of any team. That stat is the most reliable predictor of any in football

By Brian Burke  |  11:46 AM ET, 09/27/2012 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Brian Burek, Brian Burke, Redskins defense, Redskins pass defense, Washington Redskins