Writers of Pro Football Prospectus 2008

10 Nov 2005, 12:38pm by Michael David Smith

Every Play Counts: Nick Saban's Front Seven

Before the season, we heard that Nick Saban's defensive schemes would make a big difference in Miami. But a close examination of the Dolphins' game against the Falcons indicates that execution is more important than gameplan. Take a look in this week's installment of Every Play Counts.

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57 comments, Last at 14 Nov 2005, 12:15pm by CaffeineMan

09 Nov 2005, 05:53pm by scramble

Scramble for the Ball: Lollapaloser

Vivek and super-sub Ian are back breaking down Peyton's visit to Massachusetts, the Vikings' possible resurgance and the lost art of the punt. We've also got the results of the Week 1-9 Loser League contest as well as a look at T.O.'s secret plan to win back the public, courtesy of cartoonist Jason Beattie.

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09 Nov 2005, 04:58pm by Aaron Schatz

Week 10 DVOA Ratings, Atlanta-Free Version

OK, since the original DVOA ratings thread seems to have been taken over by a non-stop argument about the Atlanta Falcons, let's provide a place for people who want to talk about the other 31 teams. If you are an FO regular who has been turned off by the tone of the original discussion thread, this thread is for you.

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150 comments, Last at 18 Nov 2005, 2:41am by mark

09 Nov 2005, 11:13am by Will Carroll

Black and Blue Report: Week 10

There are multiple stories coming out of Kansas City to go with the multiple injuries to Priest Holmes. Will Carroll looks at why Holmes may be done for the season -- and for future seasons as well. Plus, this week's injury of choice is the hand: a cast for Marvin Harrison, pins for Shawne Merriman, and swollen fingers for Corey Bradford.

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33 comments, Last at 11 Nov 2005, 7:16am by James, London

08 Nov 2005, 05:19pm by Aaron Schatz

Week 10 DVOA Ratings, Shot to Hell Version

Indianapolis is number one, but five of their final eight opponents are in the top ten of this week's DVOA ratings. Commentary for the math-o-phobic is found here on FOXSports.com.

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08 Nov 2005, 02:56pm by Ned Macey

Any Given Sunday: Colts over Patriots

How do you write an article about a big upset on a weekend when there were no upsets? Ned Macey writes about the Colts' upsetting the balance of power in the AFC, where the Pats have long been better. Any Given Sunday looks at how Monday's game proved that's no longer true.

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64 comments, Last at 14 Nov 2005, 11:41am by Starshatterer

08 Nov 2005, 02:46pm by Russell Levine

Confessions of a Football Junkie: Put Your Money Down

Coming off a weekend road trip to Las Vegas, Russell ponders the role of legalized gambling in this week's Confessions of a Football Junkie. Is the NCAA really lobbying for a college sports betting ban or just paying the idea lip service? What about the NFL? Plus, this week's BlogPoll ballot and the John L. Smith Trophy.

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35 comments, Last at 10 Nov 2005, 10:33pm by CaffeineMan

07 Nov 2005, 11:18am by admin

Audibles at the Line: Week 9

A look into the minds of the FO staff, with a few notes from our regular roundtable Sunday e-mails.

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73 comments, Last at 08 Nov 2005, 8:47pm by Jerry

06 Nov 2005, 12:13am by Guest

The Game Charters Speak

The volunteers from the FO game charting project have their say about what they've seen in this year's games. It's a companion piece to Every Team Counts, particularly if you are interested in the Lions, Giants, Dolphins, Eagles, or Bears (although there are notes on other teams as well).

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19 comments, Last at 18 Nov 2005, 6:23am by Vince

04 Nov 2005, 05:54pm by admin

Game Previews: CAR-TB, PHI-WAS, KC-OAK

This week's game previews from the New York Sun are a pair of NFC divisional contests, Carolina at Tampa Bay and Philadelphia at Washington. Plus, a bonus article by Michael David Smith on the Kansas City Chiefs' running back controversy.

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22 comments, Last at 12 Nov 2005, 10:09pm by Jerry