Writers of Pro Football Prospectus 2008

15 Aug 2007, 08:54pm by Bill Barnwell

Scramble for the Ball: Fantasy Mailbag 07

Like Charles Lindbergh crossing the Atlantic, Bill Barnwell becomes the first pilot to fly solo on Scramble For The Ball! This week, Bill deals with unusual scoring systems, MJD vs. Cedric Benson, and how best to draft in a league where everyone else is dumber than you. Plus: Jason Beattie's first cartoon of the new season.

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24 comments, Last at 27 Aug 2007, 1:45pm by Vivek

14 Aug 2007, 03:52pm by admin

Introducing FO Premium

Today, Football Outsiders launches its long-awaited premium database, featuring 11 years of DVOA data that you can sort and view in a variety of different formats. We also introduce our new assistant editor and announce a change to Extra Points. NOTE: Issues with entering the database should now be fixed.

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13 Aug 2007, 11:07am by admin

Preseason Audibles: Week 1

Our roundtable review of the preseason's first week is here. Learn about Robert Gallery's further bustitude, the Pythagorean value of MartzSpawn, and how Tarvaris Jackson and Tim Rattay are not helping their receivers. Also, we have met the enemy, and apparently he is ... Vince Young?

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63 comments, Last at 21 Aug 2007, 12:03pm by bengt

12 Aug 2007, 10:45pm by Sean McCormick

FO Review: All-Pro Football 2K8

Franchise mode? We don't need no stinkin' franchise mode! Sean McCormick takes a look at 2KSports' return to football video games and finds that for all its limitations, it offers the best on-field gameplay he's ever seen.

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18 comments, Last at 16 Aug 2007, 7:48am by the one-line philosopher

09 Aug 2007, 10:54am by Ben Riley

The Week in Quotes: August 9, 2007

In this week's TWIQ, Ochenta Cinco dice a Peter de Rey que él es muy atractivo, Cedrick Wilson enjoys cheese with his whine, and we catch up with Heather of "[Expletive] Da Eagles" fame. Plus: Guess who's back, back again? Herm is back -- tell a friend.

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46 comments, Last at 12 Aug 2007, 7:05pm by Yakuza Rich

09 Aug 2007, 10:26am by Aaron Schatz

A PFP 2007 Clarification

A clarification regarding the St. Louis chapter of Pro Football Prospectus 2007.

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08 Aug 2007, 12:39pm by Guest

10 Freshmen to Watch This Fall

Brandon C. Williams looks at ten freshmen most likely to make an impact this fall on campuses across the country. This is particularly good news for fans of Illinois.

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39 comments, Last at 20 Aug 2007, 5:28pm by hector

07 Aug 2007, 05:21pm by Doug Farrar

Adjusted Penalty Rate, Part One

NBA refs may be the only ones on the take, but they're not the only ones who call games differently from one another enough to affect play. Doug Farrar breaks down all the officiating crews to see who called the most and least holding and false start penalties in 2006, and from that he offers some innovative offensive lineman rankings.

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32 comments, Last at 17 Aug 2007, 9:53am by stan

06 Aug 2007, 12:50pm by Mike Tanier

Play of the Day: The Screen Package

It's time to get the ball to our playmakers in space. In the seventh and final installment of Play of the Day, we'll break down three different wide receiver screens, plus a double-pump-fake screen straight from the mind of Sean Payton.

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20 comments, Last at 22 Feb 2012, 11:40pm by Auto Transport

03 Aug 2007, 02:12pm by Aaron Schatz

Fantasy Schedule Projections

Every year, fantasy players pore over the schedule, trying to find a player with an easy matchup when their starter has a bye week. The only problem? Defenses don't stay consistent from year to year. Since we've managed to pinpoint variables which improve our projections for team defense with DVOA, why not try projecting rushing and passing points allowed in fantasy football?

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37 comments, Last at 29 Aug 2007, 8:54pm by Ydef