Writers of Pro Football Prospectus 2008

24 Oct 2007, 03:04pm by Brian Fremeau

Fremeau Efficiency Index: Week 8

The unbeaten teams climb in this week's Fremeau Efficiency Index -- but still rank behind 5-3 Auburn. And how far does South Florida fall in our new college football ratings after losing to Rutgers? Not as far as you'd expect -- not by a long shot.

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27 comments, Last at 26 Oct 2007, 7:10pm by zlionsfan

24 Oct 2007, 10:24am by Michael David Smith

Every Play Counts: DeMarcus Ware

Cowboys linebacker DeMarcus Ware is a physical freak, but is he a complete linebacker? We examine the things he does very, very well -- but also the things he needs to improve on -- in this week's Every Play Counts.

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36 comments, Last at 19 Jun 2008, 2:21am by YouGuysAreIDiots

23 Oct 2007, 05:32pm by Aaron Schatz

Week 7 DVOA Ratings

Once again, the Patriots and Colts are 1-2 in this week's DVOA ratings, and they are closer than you might think. In fact, the difference between them comes down to one unit: special teams -- and, in particular, one very ironic position. And speaking of special teams, what is Seattle doing at number one?

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180 comments, Last at 29 Oct 2007, 4:31am by Scott

23 Oct 2007, 12:12pm by Ned Macey

Any Given Sunday: Bills over Ravens

The Bills finally finished the deal, holding on for an upset of Baltimore. Of course, the Ravens are not all that impressive a team to beat -- they have no vertical pass threat and a flimsy pass defense. Kyle Boller is not the answer in Baltimore, but there is no guarantee Trent Edwards is the answer in Buffalo.

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50 comments, Last at 15 Oct 2012, 9:27am by Eileen

22 Oct 2007, 05:18pm by Russell Levine

Confessions of a Football Junkie: Miles' Mindset

It seems that every national-championship season is marked by one special play. Did LSU -- courtesy of Les Miles' perfectly illogical call to go for a touchdown -- just have its memorable moment? Plus, the JLS Trophy and the latest BlogPoll ballot.

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101 comments, Last at 27 Oct 2007, 12:19am by NF

22 Oct 2007, 05:28am by admin

Audibles at the Line: Week 7

Kickers set records and start fights. The Patriots are automatic, and so are the Rams (in a different way, of course). Everyone says kind things about Trent Edwards, the Cover-2 is debated, and Matt Vasgersian cooks Tiki Barber's goose in a very wide-ranging Audibles.

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339 comments, Last at 31 Oct 2007, 10:11am by Kaveman

19 Oct 2007, 12:23pm by Mike Tanier

Too Deep Zone: Four Giant Aces

The Giants have been driving quarterbacks crazy by putting Michael Strahan, Osi Umenyiora, Jason Tuck, and Mathias Kiwanuka on the field at the same time. As Mike Tanier learns this week, there's more to this "Four Aces" package than just speed. Find out how the Giants are using athleticism, creativity, and discipline to make life miserable for offenses.

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28 comments, Last at 26 Oct 2007, 11:34pm by Jaime Speciale

19 Oct 2007, 12:01pm by Vincent Verhei

How Good Is Devin Hester?

Vince Verhei updates an earlier post analyzing Devin Hester and his place in history, then discusses the value of kick returners and the most accurate way to measure their contributions.

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46 comments, Last at 22 Oct 2007, 7:10pm by JonL

18 Oct 2007, 04:43pm by Russell Levine

Seventh Day Adventure: Trojan Horse

It's rivalry week! USC-Notre Dame! Miami-Florida State! Hmmm... Doesn't seem as exciting as in past years, does it? Russell Levine and his guest, USC grad David Sweet of MSNBC Sports, break down the weekend in college football starting with Thursday's South Florida-Rutgers tilt.

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132 comments, Last at 22 Oct 2007, 9:06am by Pete

18 Oct 2007, 12:05pm by Vincent Verhei

The Week in Quotes: October 18, 2007

This week, Roy Williams devotes his life to comic books and pizza, everyone says something mean about a tight end, the Chargers get way too happy about their new wide receiver, and Willis McGahee tries to make nice with the city of Buffalo.

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56 comments, Last at 22 Oct 2007, 12:58am by Gihyou