Do numbers really support Jags, Gabbert?


The Jacksonville Jaguars have been one of the most aggressive NFL teams in the use of advanced metrics to quantify performance. Writer David Fleming profiles the Jaguars’ analytics department in an article in the new issue of ESPN The Magazine.

Tony Kahn, the son of the team owner and the person who oversees analytics for the franchise, explained in the article how data analysis helped convince new coach Gus Bradley to give Blaine Gabbert another shot in 2013.

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