Writers of Pro Football Prospectus 2008

30 May 2008, 09:52am by Stuart Fraser

Four Downs: AFC North

The Browns traded away the top of their draft to fill their needs with veterans. The Ravens and Bengals used their combined 20 picks to address their needs. The Steelers ignored need and chose the best player available.

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27 comments, Last at 01 Aug 2008, 9:47pm by Miguel

27 May 2008, 03:41pm by P. Ryan Wilson

Four Downs: NFC North

The Bears ignored their shaky quarterback situation and went with a blocker. The Vikings ignored their shaky quarterback situation and traded for an all-world defensive end. The Packers shaky quarterback situation got even shakier as they added yet another passer with no career starts. The Lions may have the most un-shaky quarterback depth chart in the division, and they drafted a tackle to keep it that way.

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77 comments, Last at 19 Jun 2008, 9:18pm by Brian Teubert

22 May 2008, 10:22am by Mike Tanier

Walkthrough: Paying the Bills

Can the Bills save Western New York by leaving Buffalo? Mike Tanier enlists the help of a leading economist and author to explore this paradox and learn more about mega-regions. Plus, five questions about scouting and teaching with Rob Rang, and an update on the Jamal Lewis and Tony Gonzalez signings in Atlanta.

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91 comments, Last at 02 Jun 2008, 3:40pm by Mike

20 May 2008, 02:56pm by Ned Macey

Four Downs: AFC West

The Broncos beef up their running game. The Raiders bank on McFadden. The Chargers fill their remaining holes. The Chiefs, meanwhile, stockpile picks and earn wild praise. Ned Macey takes stock of the AFC West teams after the draft.

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59 comments, Last at 04 Jun 2008, 12:59pm by Neoplatonist Bolthead

16 May 2008, 11:21am by Tim Gerheim

Four Downs: AFC South

The AFC South draft recap in a nutshell: The Colts took more offense, the Jaguars took more defense, the Titans took yet another running back, and the Texans finally took a blocker.

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101 comments, Last at 01 Jun 2008, 8:50pm by Bob in Jax

13 May 2008, 11:36am by Guest

Four Downs: NFC East

Draft day in the NFC East was all about trades. The Cowboys made a lot of trades, the Eagles made fans angry with a trade, and the Redskins actually used their picks instead of trading them away.

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131 comments, Last at 23 May 2008, 9:40pm by Pat

09 May 2008, 03:07pm by Mike Tanier

Walkthrough: Off the Charts

Do you have off-the-chart intangibles? How can you tell without an Intangibles Chart? If anyone can find a way to measure the immeasurable, it's Mike Tanier. Also, relive the 1983 draft with a very special edition of the Draft in Quotes.

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62 comments, Last at 14 May 2008, 1:08pm by Max

08 May 2008, 10:30am by Sean McCormick

Four Downs: AFC East

Sean McCormick looks at the AFC East to see how things have changed after the draft. The Dolphins got their man early, the Bills got two men, the Jets don't know what they have in their man, and the Patriots are still the heavy favorites to win the division.

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73 comments, Last at 26 Mar 2013, 3:47am by Demaemiain

05 May 2008, 05:21pm by Vincent Verhei

Four Downs: NFC West

Vince Verhei has your post-draft look at the NFC West, where the Seahawks and Cardinals are looking for defense, the 49ers are looking for linemen, and the Rams are looking for Beavers.

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52 comments, Last at 12 May 2008, 5:01pm by Curt

01 May 2008, 12:33pm by Vincent Verhei

2008 Draft Report Card Report

It's time to evaluate the evaluators as we look at the reactions of draft observers. Which teams scored low? Which teams scored high? Who caused the most disagreement? And is there anyone out there who didn't like Kansas City's draft? (Spoiler: No.)

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71 comments, Last at 07 May 2008, 5:15pm by TheDudeAbides