Writers of Pro Football Prospectus 2008

11 Sep 2006, 10:36am by admin

Audibles at the Line: Week 1

A look into the minds of the FO staff, with a few notes from our regular roundtable Sunday e-mails. This week: Shaun Rogers is a beast, nobody in the AFC East can stop the run, and let the Drew Bledsoe decision-making skills debate commence.

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112 comments, Last at 14 Sep 2006, 10:19am by B

09 Sep 2006, 10:09pm by admin

Game Previews: CIN-KC, IND-NYG

Cincinnati and Kansas City battle to figure out who has the biggest Johnson, while Indianapolis faces the Giants in a game featuring 88 players not named "Manning." Join us as weekly game previews from the New York Sun return for 2006.

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36 comments, Last at 12 Sep 2006, 6:12pm by Rashied Rushing

08 Sep 2006, 05:59pm by Mike Tanier

Too Deep Zone: Parking Break

There are some things you take for granted when going to a game, like traffic jams and parking hassles. Believe it or not, most teams and cities work hard to make getting to the game, if not half the fun, at least a safe, pleasant experience. Mike Tanier heads to the desert and discovers what it takes to provide adequate parking for a football palace.

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31 comments, Last at 15 Sep 2006, 9:34am by Steve W

08 Sep 2006, 12:41pm by

Seventh Day Adventure: Crikey, What a Start!

Russell is anxious to crow about the boys' matching 6-2 starts to the college football season, most likely before the record turns south. Check out their picks and commentary on Saturday's biggest games in the latest edition of Seventh Day Adventure. This also serves as the college football open thread.

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113 comments, Last at 10 Sep 2006, 1:08pm by Kal

07 Sep 2006, 04:56am by admin

2006 Season Predictions

Every season in the NFL, teams come from nowhere to make the playoffs and other teams collapse just as suddenly. And yet everyone who writes about football makes predictions before the season even though there is almost zero chance of picking the correct Super Bowl teams. Who are we to resist such peer pressure? Each member of the Football Outsiders staff picks 12 playoff teams, a Super Bowl matchup, and a few other surprises for 2006.

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117 comments, Last at 12 Feb 2007, 1:12am by Jason Mulgrew aka The Mul Dawg aka Lord J Rocka

07 Sep 2006, 03:27am by Alex Carnevale

The Week in Quotes: September 7, 2006

Manning vs. Manning gets a little violent before the game begins, Archie refers to himself in the third person, Rod Marinelli turns it up to 11, and Keyshawn Johnson tries to ape Will Carroll (no easy feat).

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16 comments, Last at 11 Sep 2006, 7:31pm by Steve Sandvik

07 Sep 2006, 12:56am by Aaron Schatz

2006 DVOA Projections

Here are the 2006 DVOA projections, including 5,000 simulations of the 2006 season to give each team's chances of making the playoffs or winning the division.

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138 comments, Last at 19 Sep 2006, 5:13pm by John Morgan

06 Sep 2006, 01:01pm by Bill Barnwell & Ian Dembsky

Scramble for the Ball: Damaged Goods

This week's Scramble features players who can't achieve and should be sent back. Ian goes out on a limb and answers reader mail, while Bill takes a look at the players who might overachieve in Week 1. Plus, Loser League teams and the only Scramble column all season guaranteed to not have any excuses for why the previous week's Best Bets didn't work out!

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39 comments, Last at 12 Sep 2006, 2:41pm by Tom Kelso

05 Sep 2006, 07:15pm by Russell Levine

Confessions of a Football Junkie: Can I Get a Ruling?

Russell puts college football's new rules regarding timing and instant reply under the microscope in this week's edition of Confessions of a Football Junkie. Plus, the first John L. Smith Trophy of the new season and the latest BlogPoll ballot.

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19 comments, Last at 09 Oct 2007, 3:26am by fooloof

03 Sep 2006, 03:50pm by Aaron Schatz

FO Mailbag

The latest mailbag features some items left out of PFP 2006, including which receivers were thrown the most (or fewest) long and short passes and which teams are trending upwards in 2006 due to the "third down DVOA" rule.

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21 comments, Last at 05 Sep 2006, 6:22pm by Nate