NFL Wide Receivers
This folder contains data behind the story The Football Hall Of Fame Has A Receiver Problem.
advanced-historical.csv contains advanced career stats for NFL receivers, 1932-2013.
|Player identification code at Pro-Football-Reference.com|
|The player's name|
|Career True Receiving Yards|
|Adjusted Net Yards Per Attempt (relative to average) of player's career teams, weighted by TRY w/ each team|
|The amount by which career_ranypa exceeds what would be expected from his QBs' (age-adjusted) performance without the receiver|
|The number of yards per game by which a player would outgain an average receiver on the same team, after adjusting for teammate quality and age (update of http://www.sabernomics.com/sabernomics/index.php/2005/02/ranking-the-all-time-great-wide-receivers/)|
try-per-game-aging-curve.csv contains receiver aging curve definitions.
|The age (as of December 31st) the player is moving from|
|The age (as of December 31st) the player is moving to|
|Expected change in TRY/game from one age-season to the next|