Writers of Pro Football Prospectus 2008

08 Jan 2014, 12:49pm by Brian Fremeau

Final 2013 FEI Ratings

How did FEI consider the worth of various events in the championship game? Well, one kickoff return can really swing a season's worth of data.

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10 comments, Last at 09 Jan 2014, 6:20pm by cfn_ms

08 Jan 2014, 10:01am by Matt Waldman

Futures: Fresno State QB Derek Carr

Want a glimpse into a quarterback’s mind? Watch his feet. Derek Carr's reveal initiative and impulsivity.

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4 comments, Last at 10 Jan 2014, 8:48pm by andrew

07 Jan 2014, 12:46pm by Danny Tuccitto

Secret Sauce Revisited

After six years, we think it's high time to revisit Bill Barnwell's research on the regular-season DVOA splits that predict success in the playoffs. And while we're at it, we might as well see what the updated analysis says about this postseason.

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144 comments, Last at 11 Jan 2014, 11:12pm by Overfitting

07 Jan 2014, 05:39am by Vincent Verhei

Wild Card Quick Reads

What does T.Y. Hilton's one-man show mean for the Colts going forward? Plus the best passers, runners, and receivers of the Wild Card round.

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26 comments, Last at 08 Jan 2014, 3:42pm by LegionofWhat?

06 Jan 2014, 05:38pm by Aaron Schatz

Week 18 DVOA Ratings

Postseason DVOA ratings show how the Seahawks and Chargers were getting hotter at the end of the season. Plus: Two of this weekend's four games are exact ties by VOA before opponent adjustments.

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70 comments, Last at 13 Jan 2014, 2:44pm by CeeBee

06 Jan 2014, 02:33pm by Matt Hinton

SDA Championship Edition: View to a Kill?

Make a checklist of what a championship team looks like, and Florida State can check every box. Auburn? Not even close. But can FSU overcome the Tigers' prolific ground game, and seven years of SEC dominance on college football's biggest stage?

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7 comments, Last at 07 Jan 2014, 7:30pm by Will Allen

06 Jan 2014, 01:32pm by Scott Kacsmar

Clutch Encounters: Wild Card

The Colts deliver the second-largest comeback in NFL history. Also: the Saints and 49ers bleed the clock on the road and the Bengals just bleed out in front of their fans.

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17 comments, Last at 08 Jan 2014, 7:41am by Granted

06 Jan 2014, 10:36am by Rivers McCown

Audibles at the Line: Wild Card Weekend

Andrew Luck leads a comeback for the ages, the Saints squeak out a road win, and Andy Dalton falls on his face. Plus: Does Jim Harbaugh deliberately take his foot off the gas when the 49ers play well early, or are comebacks and close games simply the way of the modern NFL?

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144 comments, Last at 07 Jan 2014, 1:41pm by D2K

03 Jan 2014, 11:56pm by Rivers McCown

AFC Wild Card Preview

The incredible regressing Chiefs defense meets the incredible regressing Colts offense on Saturday; Sunday features a sixth seed that could catch lightning in a bottle and, as usual, Andy Dalton.

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10 comments, Last at 06 Jan 2014, 5:05pm by LionInAZ

03 Jan 2014, 08:05pm by Aaron Schatz

NFC Wild Card Preview

We know Drew Brees and the Saints offense can score, but can their defense stop the Eagles' running game or the super-hot Nick Foles? And can Aaron Rodgers overcome the weaknesses of the Packers' defense and special teams?

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8 comments, Last at 05 Jan 2014, 7:14am by bucko