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Better Rivals podcast: Coverage or Pass Rush? A conversation with PFF’s Eric Eager

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Is coverage or pass rush more important for defensive success?

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On this week’s episode of the Better Rivals podcast Oscar welcomes Eric Eager, Data Scientist at Pro Football Focus, to discuss his data study on the impact of coverage versus pass rush. Which defensive area is ultimately more important? Were there any surprising findings? And what does this all mean for team building? All that plus backyard burgers, queso, and the case of the missing George.