Writers of Pro Football Prospectus 2008

10 Apr 2009, 10:00am by Guest

RB Usage, Part I

Guest columnist Mike Horn looks at the evolution of the workhorse running back, and asks whether the dual-back system is really gaining popularity.

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38 comments, Last at 16 Apr 2009, 9:24am by mrh

09 Apr 2009, 12:47pm by Bill Barnwell

Can Running Backs Get Into A Rhythm?

We examine the efficacy of pounding the rock with one back.

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51 comments, Last at 19 Apr 2009, 6:54pm by Packer Pete

06 Apr 2009, 10:16am by Guest

Every Stat Tells A Story: Wild Man Willey

Norm Willey claims that he collected 17 sacks in one game against the Giants in 1952. Is that possible? Pete Palmer, co-author of The Hidden Game of Football, investigates.

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24 comments, Last at 29 Jan 2013, 3:11am by asien resa

02 Apr 2009, 10:00am by Mike Tanier

Walkthrough: Seamers

Which tight ends catch the most deep passes over the middle? The answers will surprise you. Mike Tanier combs the play-by-play to get the facts. Plus, blogging prospects and the last-ever Jay Cutler Broncos play diagram.

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33 comments, Last at 14 Apr 2009, 4:04pm by German Physicist

01 Apr 2009, 01:58am by Bill Barnwell

Re-Evaluating Running Back Metrics

A new axis of analysis yields a refined methodology for interpreting and analyzing running back performance.

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71 comments, Last at 01 Apr 2010, 11:48pm by sn0mm1ss

31 Mar 2009, 09:28am by Vincent Verhei

Four Downs: AFC West

Our story begins with a very wealthy cornerback, stops in Denver and Kansas City where defensive help is still needed, and winds up in San Diego for some peace and quiet. Vince Verhei looks at the AFC West.

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43 comments, Last at 15 Apr 2009, 7:51pm by

30 Mar 2009, 11:59am by Ben Riley

Four Downs: NFC West

When will the defending NFC champs realize they've overrated Tim Hightower? Is Seattle willing to take Malcolm Jenkins fourth? Ben Riley pokes around the comings and goings in the NFC West.

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33 comments, Last at 02 Apr 2009, 12:23am by bblackwell

27 Mar 2009, 12:08pm by Ned Macey

Four Downs: AFC South

The Texans and Colts need help at defensive tackle, while the Jaguars have no second cornerback. The defense is fine in Tennessee, but will the Titans finally find the long-awaited replacement for Derrick Mason? (Hint: look to left.)

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27 comments, Last at 05 Apr 2009, 1:07am by Monkey Business

26 Mar 2009, 10:42am by Robert Weintraub

Four Downs: NFC South

Robert Weintraub explores what remains to be done for NFC South teams to improve, and get an edge in a very competitive division.

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13 comments, Last at 27 Mar 2009, 12:59pm by Trisaratops

25 Mar 2009, 11:17am by Mike Tanier

Four Downs: AFC North

The AFC North is a division of haves and have-nots. The Steelers and Ravens are looking for depth and special teams help. The Browns and Bengals are looking for a lot of help. Mike Tanier explains.

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45 comments, Last at 28 Mar 2009, 9:19am by erniecohen