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Football The Next Frontier For Analytics?

The Cleveland Browns drew both praise and criticism with the recent hiring of Paul Depodesta to help run the franchise. He's well-known in professional baseball for helping usher in the use of complicated stats known as analytics and was played by Jonah Hill in the film "Moneyball." So does Depodesta's move to the NFL mean football is the next frontier for sports analytics? For WOSU's sports show After the Score, Steve Brown and Thomas Bradley spoke with ESPN senior analyst Brian Burke

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