Writers of Pro Football Prospectus 2008

29 Jul 2008, 10:53am by Doug Farrar

The Hall of Fame Index, Part Two

Part two of our Hall of Fame review shows that the Raiders can't complain of being slighted like the Broncos can, but the Seahawks and Vikings might have an argument. Plus: Will somebody please beat the HOF voters over the head with a life-size portrait of Jim Marshall?

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149 comments, Last at 19 Aug 2008, 7:29pm by bachslunch

28 Jul 2008, 12:21pm by Doug Farrar

Every Play Counts: Michael Turner

Running back Michael Turner received a top-level contract from the Atlanta Falcons, but does he have what it takes to start? Doug Farrar reviews Turner's final appearance in a Chargers uniform.

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16 comments, Last at 06 Aug 2008, 10:47am by Hans Steiniger

25 Jul 2008, 12:43pm by Doug Farrar

The Hall of Fame Index, Part One

Not all franchises are treated equally by Hall of Fame voters. Doug Farrar and Mike Tanier investigated the matter team-by-team to find out which teams are well represented in Canton and which teams have been getting the cold shoulder.

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101 comments, Last at 08 Aug 2008, 7:10pm by bachslunch

24 Jul 2008, 01:06pm by Aaron Schatz

Fifth Anniversary Special: Best and Worst RB Games, 95-07

Our look at the best and worst players by FO stats continues with numerous appearances by Marshall Faulk, Priest Holmes, and Brian Westbrook.

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29 comments, Last at 31 Jul 2008, 9:08pm by armchair journeyman quarterback

21 Jul 2008, 01:22pm by Aaron Schatz

Fifth Anniversary Special: Best and Worst QB Seasons 95-07

Continuing our look at the best and worst players since 1995 according to DYAR, this time with quarterback seasons and career totals. Surprise: Peyton Manning appears repeatedly.

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45 comments, Last at 24 Jul 2008, 10:29am by Temo

17 Jul 2008, 11:05am by Mike Tanier

Walkthrough: Psychiatric Help, 5 Cents

What does your fantasy draft strategy say about you? The doctor is in as Mike Tanier gets all Freudian with your need to draft Antonio Gates early, plus Q&A with new Deadspin editor A.J. Daulerio.

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76 comments, Last at 15 Aug 2008, 5:57pm by RB #25, Tulane

16 Jul 2008, 12:16pm by Aaron Schatz

Fifth Anniversary Special: Best and Worst QB Games 95-07

Happy (Early) Birthday to Us! We kick off the fifth anniversary celebration with this look at the best and worst quarterback games of the DVOA Era according to our new and improved DYAR stats.

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74 comments, Last at 25 Jul 2008, 10:17am by Geronimo

14 Jul 2008, 01:28pm by Doug Farrar

Every Play Counts: Jacksonville's Front Four

The Jacksonville Jaguars are on everyone's short list of Super Bowl contenders, but it's not just their offense that puts them there. Doug Farrar looks at a defensive line that was good in 2007 and may be even better after some offseason changes.

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21 comments, Last at 17 Jul 2008, 1:02pm by *Legion*

11 Jul 2008, 06:45pm by Aaron Schatz

DYAR Mailbag

Aaron Schatz re-introduces True Yards (which now works correctly) and answers your questions about our new DYAR stats, explaining what changed and what didn't. Plus: Whatever happened to adjusting DVOA for weather?

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107 comments, Last at 29 Jul 2008, 6:20pm by Jim Glass

07 Jul 2008, 04:05pm by Aaron Schatz

DPAR is Dead

With KUBIAK now on sale and Pro Football Prospectus 2008 ready to hit stores, it's time to introduce the big changes in our individual stats for the 2008 season. Say goodbye to DPAR and hello to DYAR and True Yards.

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230 comments, Last at 17 Aug 2008, 8:32am by Ronjan