Writers of Pro Football Prospectus 2008

28 Feb 2014, 12:43pm by Scott Kacsmar

NFL's Short-Yardage Strategy: Hiding the Sneak?

It's the era of the athletic quarterback, so why did teams turn away from the most efficient short-yardage strategy in 2013? The most dominant play in the NFL continues to see a decrease in usage.

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25 comments, Last at 06 Mar 2014, 4:28am by ammek

26 Feb 2014, 12:27pm by Matt Waldman

Futures: The 2014 Speed Score Leaders

What does Matt Waldman think of the Speed Score's top four backs? It depends in part on how they fit into today's multi-personnel, multi-skill set NFL backfields.

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7 comments, Last at 06 Mar 2014, 2:53am by Scott C

25 Feb 2014, 04:13pm by Danny Tuccitto

Four Downs: NFC West

Offensive line is the key in Seattle and St. Louis, while San Francisco needs to work on its secondary and the Cardinals need a quarterback of the future.

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16 comments, Last at 02 Sep 2014, 5:56am by Frank28

24 Feb 2014, 05:35pm by Aaron Schatz

LCF 2014: The Year It Means Nothing

Have you been eagerly awaiting the LCF projections to tell you which quarterback should be chosen No. 1 overall in the 2014 NFL Draft? Well, then it kind of sucks to be you.

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53 comments, Last at 04 Mar 2014, 6:41am by MC2

24 Feb 2014, 12:51pm by Rivers McCown

Under the Cap: NFC North

One team already has enacted most of it's strategy, another is stuck on the same strategy thanks to its three big contracts, and the Packers and Vikings could go on a spending spree ... if they actually wanted to.

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17 comments, Last at 04 Mar 2014, 10:25pm by LionInAZ

21 Feb 2014, 05:07pm by Vincent Verhei

Four Downs: NFC South

The Falcons and Saints will look to shore up their defenses, the Panthers (for the 800th year in a row) need help at wideout, and the Bucs could use some new offensive linemen.

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11 comments, Last at 22 Feb 2014, 8:07pm by Joseph

20 Feb 2014, 08:08pm by Mike Kurtz

Four Downs: NFC North

Three teams with defensive issues that need to be solved, and one that has them as well but needs a quarterback even more.

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35 comments, Last at 26 Feb 2014, 7:15pm by zlionsfan

20 Feb 2014, 11:44am by Rivers McCown

Under the Cap: NFC East

Will the Redskins franchise Brian Orakpo? Where will the Eagles go with Jeremy Maclin and Riley Cooper? Plus, marvel at the amazing Dallas Cowboys salary cap deficit.

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10 comments, Last at 20 Feb 2014, 11:19pm by LionInAZ

19 Feb 2014, 04:43pm by Mike Ridley

Four Downs: NFC East

The Eagles and Giants need more passing game weapons, while the Cowboys and Redskins have defensive holes to plug.

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15 comments, Last at 27 Feb 2014, 10:58am by DavidL

19 Feb 2014, 10:56am by Matt Waldman

Futures: A Trio of Sleepers

"Sleepers" are still alive in football -- especially in the NFL Draft. Matt Waldman lists three late-round/UDFAs who have the talent to make the league.

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2 comments, Last at 19 Feb 2014, 9:32pm by BlueStarDude