About Smart Football. Chris B. Brown writes and edits Smart Football. Topics include football history, philosophy, strategy, Xs and Os, and gameplanning (and anything else that seems interesting).  He used to write for Grantland, and has written for The New York Times, Slate, SBNation/Vox, Deadspin, and Yahoo! Sports.

Contact. I am available for media inquiries and selected freelance assignments. If you are interested please email me at chris [at] smartfootball.com.