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Posted at 07:01 AM ET, 07/29/2013

John Keim is leaving The Post for ESPN

John Keim is headed to ESPN, and shares a few thoughts about the short time he spent at The Post, as does his editor.

By John Keim  |  07:01 AM ET, 07/29/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  The Insider, Training camp

Posted at 01:57 PM ET, 01/02/2013

Alfred Morris's impact on Redskins' offense may be less than it seems

Rookie's stellar season depended on innovative scheme and offensive line

By Brian Burke  |  01:57 PM ET, 01/02/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Alfred Morris, Insider Squared, Redskins, Redskins offense

Posted at 12:31 PM ET, 12/19/2012

Redskins' chances of a playoff berth now stand at 71%

Division championship more likely than wild card because of Washington’s tiebreaker advantages.

By Brian Burke  |  12:31 PM ET, 12/19/2012 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Insider Squared, Redskins, Redsklns playoffs

Posted at 10:41 AM ET, 12/12/2012

Breaking down the Redskins' playoff chances

The Redskins' playoff chances have climbed to about 47 percent heading into the final three weeks of the season.

By Brian Burke  |  10:41 AM ET, 12/12/2012 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Insider Squared, NFL playoffs, playoff chase, Statistical analysis, Stats

Posted at 11:46 AM ET, 11/28/2012

Playoffs, bye weeks and penalties: Everything you need to know

Recent results have significantly improved Redskins' chances of reaching the postseason.

By Brian Burke  |  11:46 AM ET, 11/28/2012 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Insider Squared, Redskins

Posted at 01:18 PM ET, 11/21/2012

Robert Griffin III worth four wins more than last season's Redskin QBs

Redskins' improvement at QB is huge, but other teams have progressed even more.

By Brian Burke  |  01:18 PM ET, 11/21/2012 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Insider Squared, Robert Griffin III, Washington Redskins

Posted at 11:37 AM ET, 11/14/2012

What statistics can, and cant, tell us about football

The numbers don't lie, but their use is somewhat limited in the ultimate team sport

By Brian Burke  |  11:37 AM ET, 11/14/2012 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Football statistics, Insider Squared, NFL football

Posted at 11:03 AM ET, 10/24/2012

Robert Griffin III should pass and scramble but cut back on designed runs

Spontaneous scrambles are more valuable to the team than designed runs, and they carry less risk of injury.

By Brian Burke  |  11:03 AM ET, 10/24/2012 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Insider Squared, Redskins offense, Robert Griffin III, Washington Redskins

Posted at 11:11 AM ET, 09/06/2012

Even statistically, preseason provides no clue to regular season performance

The numbers don't lie when it comes to making predictions based on preseason results

By Brian Burke  |  11:11 AM ET, 09/06/2012 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Insider Squared, Robert Griffin III, Washington Redskins